Amazing Fantastic Incredible: A Marvelous Memoir

Amazing Fantastic Incredible: A Marvelous Memoir

Stan Lee, Colleen Doran

during this gorgeously illustrated, full-color picture memoir, Stan Lee—comic publication legend and cocreator of Spider-Man, the X-Men, the Avengers, the remarkable Hulk, and a legion of different surprise superheroes—shares his iconic legacy and the tale of ways smooth comics got here to be.

Stan Lee is a guy who wishes no creation. the main mythical identify within the historical past of comedian books, he has been the top inventive strength in the back of surprise Comics, and has delivered to life—and into the mainstream—some of the world’s best-known heroes and such a lot notorious villains all through his occupation. His stories—filled with superheroes being affected by own hang-ups and undesirable men who possessed formerly unseen mental complexity—added wit and subtlety to a box formerly locked into flat portrayals of excellent vs. evil. Lee positioned the human in superhuman and in doing so, created a brand new mythology for the 20th century.

In this fantastically illustrated photo memoir—illustrated by way of celebrated artist Colleen Doran—Lee tells the tale of his lifestyles with an identical inimitable wit, strength, and offbeat spirit that he dropped at the area of comics. relocating from his impoverished adolescence in big apple to his early days writing comics, via his army education motion pictures in the course of international battle II and the increase of the surprise empire within the Sixties to the present resurgence in video clips, Amazing magnificent Incredible records the lifetime of a guy and the legacy of an and career.

This humorous, relocating, and exceptionally sincere memoir is a must have for creditors and enthusiasts of comedian books and picture novels of all ages.

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