50 Years of Art. 25 Books. Two books per year for 12 1/2 years. Fantagraphics Books is proud to present the most eagerly-awaited and ambitious publishing project in the history of the American comic strip: the complete reprinting of Charles M. Schulz's classic, Peanuts. Considered to be one of the most popular comic strips in the history of the world, Peanuts will be, for the first time, collected in its entirety.
Each volume is gorgeously designed by the award-winning cartoonist Seth (It's a Good Life If You Don't Weaken) and features impeccable production values; every single strip from Charles M. Schulz's 50-year American classic is reproduced better than ever before. Books in the series runs approximately 320 pages in a 8" x 6 1/2" hardcover format, presenting two years of strips along with supplementary material. The series will present the entire run in chronological order, dailies and Sundays.
"Fantagraphics has won numerous awards for this series and they deserve them all for creating such a wonderful archive of this American treasure. This series is a must have for any Peanuts fan and can be enjoyed by the whole family. I wouldnt miss a volume." The Christian Science Monitor
"The Complete Peanuts has framed Charles Schulzs enduring masterpiece about as well any lifelong fan couldve hoped." "The Best Comics of the '00s: The Archives", The A.V. Club
"Highly recommended to any Peanuts fan." Salon
Named one of the top 10 "Comics Archives and Anthologies of the Decade" (2000-2009) by Omnivoracious (Amazon.com)
2005 Eisner Award Winner, Best Archival Collection/Project
2005 Eisner Award Winner, Best Publication Design (Seth)
2005 Harvey Award Winner, Special Award for Excellence in Presentation
2007 Eisner Award Winner, Best Archival Collection/Project - Strips
2005, 2007-2009 Harvey Award Winner, Best Domestic Reprint Project