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The great comic book heroes

The great comic book heroes

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Published by Penguin Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Comic books, strips, etc. -- History and criticism,
  • Newspapers -- Sections, columns, etc. -- Comics

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Jules Feiffer.
    ContributionsFeiffer, Jules.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination189 p. ;
    Number of Pages189
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23755270M

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    The Great Comic-Book Heroes. Compiled, Introduced and Annotated by Jules Feiffer. The Dial Press. pp. $ Between and , I read quite a few comic books to our then-unlettered son. Most of them, as I remember, were the rhymed adventures of bug-people in a place called “Bugville.”.   (Comic books were in their heyday and cost 10 cents.) By the time I was "into" comics, these super heroes were already well established and their super powers were taken for granted. In THE GREAT COMIC BOOK HEROES, Feiffer includes many of the comic book sequences that reveal how these super powers came to be.5/5(4).

      The Great Comic Book Heroes NPR coverage of The Great Comic Book Heroes: Jules Feiffer by Jules Feiffer. News, author interviews, critics' picks and more. In The Great Comic Book Heroes, Feiffer offers commentary on both the meaning and the history of the genre. He discusses the key players in the Golden Age of Comic Books. He examines the significance of the genre-- uncertainly but always entertainingly.


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