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American Newspaper Comics HC (2019 UMP) An Encyclopedic Reference Guide comic books 2017-2019

  • Issue #1-1ST
    American Newspaper Comics HC (2019 UMP) An Encyclopedic Reference Guide 1-1ST American Newspaper Comics HC (2019 UMP) An Encyclopedic Reference Guide 1-1ST

    Includes CD - 1st printing.

    By Allan Holtz.

    From its earliest appearance in the 1890s, the newspaper comic strip has told the story of America, from the Irish ghetto of the Yellow Kid to flappers, war heroes, hippies, and today's office drones and soccer moms. American Newspaper Comics is the first comprehensive, authoritative reference work to document this fascinating history, listing over 7,000 different comic strip and cartoon features from American newspapers. This encyclopedic book offers a wealth of information, including the start and end dates of features, their format, frequency, creators, and distribution companies.

    The book also includes handy cross-indexes and a guide to book-length compilations of newspaper cartoons and comics, plus a CD with samples of more than 2,000 cartoon features.

    Hardcover, 8-in. x 11-in., 624 pages, full color.

    Cover price $150.00.

  • Issue #1N-1ST
    American Newspaper Comics HC (2019 UMP) An Encyclopedic Reference Guide 1N-1ST American Newspaper Comics HC (2019 UMP) An Encyclopedic Reference Guide 1N-1ST

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    Does NOT Include CD - 1st printing.

    By Allan Holtz.

    From its earliest appearance in the 1890s, the newspaper comic strip has told the story of America, from the Irish ghetto of the Yellow Kid to flappers, war heroes, hippies, and today's office drones and soccer moms. American Newspaper Comics is the first comprehensive, authoritative reference work to document this fascinating history, listing over 7,000 different comic strip and cartoon features from American newspapers. This encyclopedic book offers a wealth of information, including the start and end dates of features, their format, frequency, creators, and distribution companies.

    The book also includes handy cross-indexes and a guide to book-length compilations of newspaper cartoons and comics.

    Hardcover, 8-in. x 11-in., 624 pages, full color.

    Cover price $150.00.