Faster than a speeding bullet the rise of the graphic novel by Stephen Weiner

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Published by NBM in New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Graphic novels -- History and criticism,
  • Comic books, strips, etc. -- History and criticism

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 63-64).

Book details

Other titlesRise of the graphic novel
StatementStephen Weiner ; [introduction by Will Eisner].
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN6710 .W45 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 64 p. :
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3690116M
ISBN 101561633674, 1561633682
LC Control Number2003058827

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