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Toon Treasury of Classic Children's Comics HC (2009) comic books

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    Toon Treasury of Classic Children's Comics HC (2009) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Edited by Art Spiegelman and Francoise Mouly. Introduction by Jon Scieszka (The Stinky Cheese Man, National Ambassador for Young People's Literature). This treasury created for young readers focuses on comic books, not strips, and contains humorous stories that range from a single-page to eight or even twenty-two pages, each complete and self-contained. The comics have been culled from the Golden Age of comic books, roughly the 1940s through the early 1960s, and feature the best examples of works by such renowned artists and writers as Carl Barks, John Stanley, Sheldon Mayer, Walt Kelly, Basil Wolverton, and George Carlson, among many others. Hardcover, 9 1/2-in. x 11 1/2-in., 352 pages, full color. All Ages Cover price $40.00.