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Fantagraphics is pleased to present collections of the finest comic book art and artists from the pioneering days of comic books in the middle decades of the 20th Century (and scholarly writing thereon). These lovingly-restored, beautifully-designed tomes present the best and most noteworthy work from the era, in genres ranging from superheroes to horror to crime to romance to humor. These books will hone your appreciation of the exciting and groundbreaking stories and artwork from the early days of comic books — not to mention providing a lot of fun reading!
Blake Bell From the superhero and horror genre, to romance, crime, and suspense, Bill Everett was a master of the medium — all on display in this biography and art book that ensures Everett’s place at the table of premier comic book virtuosos. Product Details...
Fire & Water: Bill Everett, the Sub-Mariner and the Birth of Marvel Comics + From Shadow to Light: The Life & Art of Mort Meskin
Blake Bell/Steven Brower Two 2010 monograph/art books focusing on two of the greatest comics artists of the Golden and Silver ages: Bill Everett, creator of the Sub-Mariner for Marvel Comics, and the influential and unjustly neglected Mort Meskin. Product Details...
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The finest non-EC horror covers and stories of the pre-code era by Cole, Crandall, Evans, Frazetta, Katz, Williamson, Wolverton, Wood, etc. Sold out, but available digitally from comiXology. Product Details...
Steven Brower A coffee table art book, biography, and critique of one of the 20th century’s most influential and unjustly neglected Golden Age comic book artists. Product Details...
Welcome to the bizarre world of Fletcher Hanks, the mysterious cartoonist who created a hailstorm of tales of brutal retribution from 1939-1941... and then mysteriously vanished. His obscure and hard to find stories are finally collected here. Product Details...
Steve Ditko; Blake Bell, ed. The best in the Ditko Archives series yet, with extra oomph to his creepy yarns and a veritable explosion of ingenuity in his layouts. Over 200 meticulously restored full-color pages of Ditko in his early prime. Product Details...
This book presents a fitting tribute to the life and art of one of the world's all-time best cartoonists, lavishly designed with over 300 illustrations, including rare cartoons and strips, and of course, lots of those fabulous DeCarlo girls! Product Details...
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Jack Davis & Al Feldstein Four spine-tingling, hair-standing, blood-curdling tales of terror from the pages of EC Comics! FREE for Halloween 2012 at participating comic shops or with qualifying mail-order purchase (click for details): Product Details...
Joe Orlando, Al Feldstein et al. Classic EC science fiction from the pen of Joe Orlando, including two Ray Bradbury stories, all of EC's "Adam Link" adaptations, and the famous anti-racism title story. Product Details...
Ed. by Greg Sadowski The very best of the artist's genre-spanning work, from his earliest creative rumblings in the 1940s, through his glory days at EC, to his final daring experiments in the '50s, with historical notes and bonus artwork. Product Details...
Steve Ditko Over 210 full-color pages of Ditko in his early prime that have never been properly reprinted until now — thrilling stories of suspense, mystery, haunted houses, and unsuspecting victims. Product Details...
Walt Kelly Froggie and the Gang ship out with Professor Gravy on his showboat for an engagement downriver, which results in a series of action-packed adventures involving fisticuffs, gunfire, fireworks, and horse thieves. Plus more great stories! Product Details...