The Resource The Will Eisner companion : the pioneering spirit of the father of the graphic novel, N.C. Christopher Couch and Stephen Weiner ; introduction by Dennis O'Neil ; afterword by Denis Kitchen

The Will Eisner companion : the pioneering spirit of the father of the graphic novel, N.C. Christopher Couch and Stephen Weiner ; introduction by Dennis O'Neil ; afterword by Denis Kitchen

Label
The Will Eisner companion : the pioneering spirit of the father of the graphic novel
Title
The Will Eisner companion
Title remainder
the pioneering spirit of the father of the graphic novel
Statement of responsibility
N.C. Christopher Couch and Stephen Weiner ; introduction by Dennis O'Neil ; afterword by Denis Kitchen
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Will Eisner's career spans the entire history of comic books-from his formative days in the 1930s through the 1940s, when he revolutionized narrative sequential art with his internationally famed series The Spirit, to the 1970s, when he created the contemporary graphic novel form with A Contract with God
  • The Will Eisner Companion is the first comprehensive overview of the work of writer/artist Will Eisner. Divided into two sections-his Spirit work and his graphic novels-this authorized companion features all-new critical and historical essays by noted comic book historians N.C. Christopher Couch and Stephen Weiner, as well as encyclopedic listings covering the full spectrum of his oeuvre. Also includes a chronology, a selected bibliography, and a suggested reading list
  • The perfect introduction to the work of a comics legend, The Will Eisner Companion is a must-have celebration for new fans as well as old
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
BKL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Couch, N. C. Christopher
Dewey number
  • 741.5092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN6727.E4
LC item number
Z459 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • encyclopedias
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Weiner, Stephen
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Eisner, Will
  • Eisner, Will
Label
The Will Eisner companion : the pioneering spirit of the father of the graphic novel, N.C. Christopher Couch and Stephen Weiner ; introduction by Dennis O'Neil ; afterword by Denis Kitchen
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 171-174) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Color Section
  • Pioneer and Storyteller: The Graphic Novels of Will Eisner
  • Stephen Weiner
  • 107
  • Will Eisner: A Selected Bibliography
  • 171
  • For More About Will Eisner ...
  • 173
  • Will Eisner: A Selected Chronology
  • 13
  • The Human Spirit
  • N.C. Christopher Couch
  • 19
  • The Spirit: A-Z
  • N.C. Christopher Couch
  • 27
Extent
1 online resource (174 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color))
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035685506
Label
The Will Eisner companion : the pioneering spirit of the father of the graphic novel, N.C. Christopher Couch and Stephen Weiner ; introduction by Dennis O'Neil ; afterword by Denis Kitchen
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 171-174) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Color Section
  • Pioneer and Storyteller: The Graphic Novels of Will Eisner
  • Stephen Weiner
  • 107
  • Will Eisner: A Selected Bibliography
  • 171
  • For More About Will Eisner ...
  • 173
  • Will Eisner: A Selected Chronology
  • 13
  • The Human Spirit
  • N.C. Christopher Couch
  • 19
  • The Spirit: A-Z
  • N.C. Christopher Couch
  • 27
Extent
1 online resource (174 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color))
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035685506

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