Understanding Comics

publisher: Kitchen Sink
publish date:
edition: 2
language: English
coloring: black/white
pages: 216:
genres: about comics

"...The Potential of Comics is Limitless and Exciting!"

With these words, Scott McCloud launches into the ultimate book about comics -- an exhaustive 216 page comic book about the world's most misunderstood art form. Even before publication, this book has sent shock-waves through the comics community and beyond. Now, see for youself what all the excitement is about.

Take a magic carpet ride through the hidden worlds of comics storytelling. Witness a history over 3000 years old. Explore the secrets between the panels. Feel the energy of line and color. Tap into the power of symbols. Get a ring-side seat for the battle of words and pictures. And most of all, see why comics can be as vital and important as film, prose or any other art form, through the fascinating process that leads to Understanding Comics.

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