Kirby King of Comics HC (2017 Abrams ComicArts) Anniversary Edition comic books
Anniversary Edition - 1st printing. By Mark Evanier. Introduction by Neil Gaiman. Cover byJack Kirby. Revised and expanded! Jack Kirby created or co-created some of comic books' most popular super heroes, including Captain America, The X-Men, The Hulk, The Fantastic Four, The Mighty Thor, Darkseid, and The New Gods. More significantly, he created much of the visual language for fantasy and adventure comics. Almost everything that was different about comic books began in the 1940s on the drawing table of Jack Kirby. This is his story by one who knew him well - Mark Evanier. First issued in 2008, Kirby: King of Comics was the first overview of the legendary comic book creator's career. It is now available in a smaller, more affordable package, revised and expanded for Kirby's centennial. Hardcover, 7 1/2-in. x 10 1/2-in., 240 pages, PC/PB&W. Cover price $24.99.