Will Eisner's THE DREAMER Graphic Novella of the Origins of The American Comic Book


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Kitchen Sink Press 1986

Princeton, Wisconsin

First Edition Softcover

MEDIUM Softcover book 7" x 10"

Beautiful copy of this wonderful semi-autobiographical graphic novel "set during the dawn of Comic Books"

This extraordinary classic graphic novel celebrating the very begining of one of America's most important Art Forms lovingly told by the master of American comics art.

With an unparalleled eye for stories and expressive illustration. No illustrator evoked the melancholy duskiness of New York City as emotionally as Eisner.

FINE- Condition. Some minor rubbing to covers & edges from storage and handling. A tight, clean copy.

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Will Eisner

William Erwin "Will" Eisner (March 6, 1917 – January 3, 2005) was an American cartoonist, writer, and entrepreneur. He was one of the earliest cartoonists to work in the American comic book industry, and his series The Spirit (1940–1952) was noted for its experiments in content and form. In 1978, he popularized the term "graphic novel" with the publication of his book A Contract with God. He was an early contributor to formal comics studies with his book "Comics and Sequential Art" (1985). The Eisner Award was named in his honor, and is given to recognize achievements each year in the comics medium; he was one of the three inaugural inductees to the Will Eisner Comic Book Hall of Fame.

..........From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia