The art of the comic book: an aesthetic history

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University Press of Mississippi, 1996 - Art - 288 pages
Traces the history of comic books, discusses the economics of the field and the changing relationship between the words and the pictures, and profiles leading artists

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Daniels (Marvel: Five Fabulous Decades of the World's Greatest Comics, LJ 10/1/91) has produced an institutional history, and as such it is fatally flawed. Far too much space is spent on the recent ... Read full review

Contents

CHAPTER TWO Legions in Long Underwear
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CHAPTER THREE The Search for Art and Meaning
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CHAPTER FOUR But Is It Art?
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