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Heroes & Superheroes, ed. 2, v.
Heroes & Superheroes, ed. 2, v.

Heroes & Superheroes, ed. 2, v.

This set covers the hero and superhero genre, summarizing plots and analyzing the works in terms of their literary integrity and overall contribution to the graphic novel landscape. It contains works from prominent publishers as well as titles from alternative and independent publishing houses, and covers a wide range of periods and trends in the heroes and superheroes genre.

History, Theme and Technique, ed. 2, v.
History, Theme and Technique, ed. 2, v.

History, Theme and Technique, ed. 2, v.

This volume presents essays on the evolution of the graphic novel, from its conceptual beginnings to its gradual acceptance. It covers the unique process of creating a product both in art and in word; historical overviews track the complex development of this important art form, while the survey of key themes, genres, and events help define major milestones and provide a foundation for future research.

Independents and Underground Classics, ed. 2, v.
Independents and Underground Classics, ed. 2, v.

Independents and Underground Classics, ed. 2, v.

Covers over 215 well-regarded works of the independent and underground genre, summarizing plots and analyzing the works in terms of their literary integrity and overall contribution to the graphic novel landscape. It contains works that are self-published or are from independent houses.

Manga, ed. 2, v.
Manga, ed. 2, v.

Manga, ed. 2, v.

This book provides in-depth insight for manga graphic novels that range from metaseries to stand-alone books. A recent influx of translated Japanese manga into the American market has sparked a greater interest in foreign-language traditions and longform comics storytelling. This book focuses on translated works that have been particularly influential in the development of the manga tradition.

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Heroes & Superheroes, ed. 2, v.
Heroes & Superheroes, ed. 2, v.

Heroes & Superheroes, ed. 2, v.

This set covers the hero and superhero genre, summarizing plots and analyzing the works in terms of their literary integrity and overall contribution to the graphic novel landscape. It contains works from prominent publishers as well as titles from alternative and independent publishing houses, and covers a wide range of periods and trends in the heroes and superheroes genre.

History, Theme and Technique, ed. 2, v.
History, Theme and Technique, ed. 2, v.

History, Theme and Technique, ed. 2, v.

This volume presents essays on the evolution of the graphic novel, from its conceptual beginnings to its gradual acceptance. It covers the unique process of creating a product both in art and in word; historical overviews track the complex development of this important art form, while the survey of key themes, genres, and events help define major milestones and provide a foundation for future research.

Independents and Underground Classics, ed. 2, v.
Independents and Underground Classics, ed. 2, v.

Independents and Underground Classics, ed. 2, v.

Covers over 215 well-regarded works of the independent and underground genre, summarizing plots and analyzing the works in terms of their literary integrity and overall contribution to the graphic novel landscape. It contains works that are self-published or are from independent houses.

Manga, ed. 2, v.
Manga, ed. 2, v.

Manga, ed. 2, v.

This book provides in-depth insight for manga graphic novels that range from metaseries to stand-alone books. A recent influx of translated Japanese manga into the American market has sparked a greater interest in foreign-language traditions and longform comics storytelling. This book focuses on translated works that have been particularly influential in the development of the manga tradition.