Encyclopedia of Comic Books and Graphic Novels, Volumes 1-2

Encyclopedia of Comic Books and Graphic Novels, Volumes 1-2

M. Keith Booker

At a time while photograph novels have elevated past their fan cults to turn into mainstream bestsellers and assets for Hollywood leisure, Encyclopedia of comedian Books and picture Novels serves as an exhaustive exploration of the genre's background, its landmark creators and creations, and its profound impression on American existence and tradition.

Encyclopedia of comedian Books and photograph Novels specializes in English-language comics—plus a small collection of influential eastern and ecu works on hand in English—with distinctive emphasis at the new image novel structure that emerged within the Seventies. Entries disguise influential comedian artists and writers reminiscent of Will Eisner, Alan Moore, and furnish Morrison, significant genres and issues, and particular characters, comedian ebook imprints, and landmark titles, together with the pulp noir a hundred Bullets, the post-apocalyptic Y: The final guy, the revisionist superhero drama, identification situation, and extra. Key franchises equivalent to Superman and Batman are the guts of a constellation of similar entries that come with photo novels and different imprints that includes a similar characters or fabric.

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