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The Resource The best American comics 2008, edited and with an introduction by Lynda Barry ; Jessica Abel & Matt Madden, series editors

The best American comics 2008, edited and with an introduction by Lynda Barry ; Jessica Abel & Matt Madden, series editors

Label
The best American comics 2008
Title
The best American comics 2008
Statement of responsibility
edited and with an introduction by Lynda Barry ; Jessica Abel & Matt Madden, series editors
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Features excerpts from graphic novels, pamphlet comics, newspapers, magazines, mini-comics, and the Web, from Chris Ware, Seth, Alison Bechdel, and Matt Groening, among others
Member of
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1956-
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  • Barry, Lynda
  • Abel, Jessica
  • Madden, Matt
Series statement
The best American series
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  • Comic books, strips, etc
  • Graphic novels
  • Graphic novels
  • Cartoons and comics
  • Comic books, strips, etc
  • Graphic novels
  • United States
  • Tecknade serier
Label
The best American comics 2008, edited and with an introduction by Lynda Barry ; Jessica Abel & Matt Madden, series editors
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Life 2.0
  • Scandal in the house
  • Who's your daddy? ;
  • and
  • The uses of intelligence
  • Alison Bechdel
  • The salon (excerpt)
  • Nick Bertozzi
  • The thing about Madeline
  • Lilli Carré
  • Burden
  • Hopscotch
  • Martin Cendreda
  • The monkey and the crab
  • Shawn Cheng and Sara Edward-Corbett
  • Seven sacks
  • Eleanor Davis
  • The bunker
  • Pressure
  • Strange thoughts for strange times
  • The man ;
  • Graham Annable
  • and
  • Wal-Mart
  • Derf
  • Part II. The Benders arrive
  • Rick Geary
  • 'Fraid monkeys
  • Daddy I got a haircut
  • Important questions about monsters
  • King of Monster Island
  • Movies I'm going to make when I grow up
  • War-fix (excerpt)
  • Will and Abe's guide to Bali, Parts I, II, and III
  • Will and Abe's guide to superheroes
  • Abe and Will in The dinner conversation ;
  • and
  • My class went on a field trip
  • Matt Groening
  • Mammalogy
  • Eric Haven
  • Gold diggers of 1969
  • Jaime Hernandez
  • David Axe and Steve Olexa
  • Underworld strips
  • Kaz
  • Cousin Granpa
  • Michael Kupperman
  • Turtle, keep it steady!
  • Joseph Lambert
  • Cupid's day off
  • Evan Larson
  • Berlin (excerpt)
  • Jason Lutes
  • Trouble
  • Percy Gloom (excerpt)
  • Cathy Malkasian
  • The teachers edition (excerpt)
  • John Mejias
  • Graveyard
  • Sarah Oleksyk
  • The fordbidden zone
  • Kevin Pyle
  • George Sprott (1894-1975) (excerpt)
  • Seth
  • T. Edward Bak
  • The Thanksgiving series
  • Chris Ware
  • American born Chinese (excerpt)
  • Gene Luen Yang,
  • Proxy War
  • A terribly civil war
Control code
225870901
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xx, 324 pages
Isbn
9780618989768
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
99950720222
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)225870901
Label
The best American comics 2008, edited and with an introduction by Lynda Barry ; Jessica Abel & Matt Madden, series editors
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Life 2.0
  • Scandal in the house
  • Who's your daddy? ;
  • and
  • The uses of intelligence
  • Alison Bechdel
  • The salon (excerpt)
  • Nick Bertozzi
  • The thing about Madeline
  • Lilli Carré
  • Burden
  • Hopscotch
  • Martin Cendreda
  • The monkey and the crab
  • Shawn Cheng and Sara Edward-Corbett
  • Seven sacks
  • Eleanor Davis
  • The bunker
  • Pressure
  • Strange thoughts for strange times
  • The man ;
  • Graham Annable
  • and
  • Wal-Mart
  • Derf
  • Part II. The Benders arrive
  • Rick Geary
  • 'Fraid monkeys
  • Daddy I got a haircut
  • Important questions about monsters
  • King of Monster Island
  • Movies I'm going to make when I grow up
  • War-fix (excerpt)
  • Will and Abe's guide to Bali, Parts I, II, and III
  • Will and Abe's guide to superheroes
  • Abe and Will in The dinner conversation ;
  • and
  • My class went on a field trip
  • Matt Groening
  • Mammalogy
  • Eric Haven
  • Gold diggers of 1969
  • Jaime Hernandez
  • David Axe and Steve Olexa
  • Underworld strips
  • Kaz
  • Cousin Granpa
  • Michael Kupperman
  • Turtle, keep it steady!
  • Joseph Lambert
  • Cupid's day off
  • Evan Larson
  • Berlin (excerpt)
  • Jason Lutes
  • Trouble
  • Percy Gloom (excerpt)
  • Cathy Malkasian
  • The teachers edition (excerpt)
  • John Mejias
  • Graveyard
  • Sarah Oleksyk
  • The fordbidden zone
  • Kevin Pyle
  • George Sprott (1894-1975) (excerpt)
  • Seth
  • T. Edward Bak
  • The Thanksgiving series
  • Chris Ware
  • American born Chinese (excerpt)
  • Gene Luen Yang,
  • Proxy War
  • A terribly civil war
Control code
225870901
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xx, 324 pages
Isbn
9780618989768
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
99950720222
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)225870901

Library Locations

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