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Humor & Entertainment

Rating: 4.7 / 5.0 (171 votes)

Released: 1994-04-27

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Understanding Comics: The Invisible Art by Scott McCloud

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Praised throughout the cartoon industry by such luminaries as Art Spiegelman, Matt Groening, and Will Eisner, this innovative comic book provides a detailed look at the history, meaning, and art of comics and cartooning.


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A comic book about comic books. McCloud, in an incredibly accessible style, explains the details of how comics work: how they're composed, read and understood. More than just a book about comics, this gets to the heart of how we deal with visual languages in general. “The potential of comics is limitless and exciting!” writes McCloud. This should be required reading for every school teacher. Pulitzer Prize-winner Art Spiegelman says, “The most intelligent comics I've seen in a long time.”

Book Details

Author: Scott McCloud Publisher: William Morrow Pap.. Binding: Paperback Language: English Pages: 224

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