Understanding comics

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Kitchen Sink Press, 1993 - Art - 215 pages
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This detail-packed book includes a history of comics that reaches back to pre-Columbian picture manuscripts and Egyptian monuments and a running analysis of comics as art, literature, and communication.

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Review: Understanding Comics: The Invisible Art (The Comic Books #1)

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Review: Understanding Comics: The Invisible Art (The Comic Books #1)

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Contents

Section 1
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Section 2
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Section 3
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