|Bargain copies of B. Krigstein Vol. 1 (without dustjackets) available - 60% off|
|Written by Mike Baehr | Filed under sales specials, B Krigstein||22 Jun 2010 2:46 PM|
We have a stack of copies of this award-winning book which are missing the dustjacket but are otherwise in perfect condition. Rather than having them languish in our warehouse we're offering them at the discounted price of $20.00 — nearly 60% off! Quantities are limited so order quick!
240-page full-color 9" x 11" hardcover •
Ten years in the making, this exhaustively researched tome is a giant biography and career retrospective of one of the most important cartoonists in the history of comics. Following his life from early childhood to his acclaimed run at EC Comics, B. Krigstein traces the development of an artist who, despite having left only a relative handful of works behind him when he finally abandoned the comics field for the world of fine art, nonetheless served as an influence on many of the most acclaimed of the cartoonists to follow in his footsteps. This book also reproduces a generous sampling of art and illustration, plus six complete stories (including the famed "Master Race"), many of them newly-recolored by noted EC artist Marie Severin from Krigstein's own specifications!
2003 Eisner Award Winner, Best Comics-Related Publication
2003 Harvey Award Winner, Best Biographical, Historical, or Journalistic Presentation