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The Resource Heroes of the comics, Drew Friedman ; [foreword by Al Jaffee]

Heroes of the comics, Drew Friedman ; [foreword by Al Jaffee]

Label
Heroes of the comics
Title
Heroes of the comics
Statement of responsibility
Drew Friedman ; [foreword by Al Jaffee]
Title variation
Drew Friedman's heroes of the comics
Title variation remainder
portraits of the legends of comic books
Creator
Artist
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Friedman features portraits of the pioneering legends of American comic books. Each drawing is accompanied by a one-page synopsis of their life and work
Summary
A cartooning legend, whose work has appeared in MAD and The New York Times presents his full-color portraits of 80 of the industry's leading pioneers and luminaries including Stan Lee, Harvey Kurtzman, Will Eisner and Mort Drucker
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10381539
Cataloging source
UKMGB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Friedman, Drew
Dewey number
741.5973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cartoonists
  • Authors, American
Target audience
adult
Label
Heroes of the comics, Drew Friedman ; [foreword by Al Jaffee]
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Creig Flessel
  • Jerry Iger
  • Will Eisner
  • Jerry Siegel & Joe Shuster
  • Bob Kane
  • Bill Finger
  • Martin Goodman
  • Joe Simon
  • Jack Kirby
  • Stan Lee
  • Foreword
  • Bill Everett
  • Carl Burgos
  • Jerry Robinson
  • George Roussos
  • John Goldwater
  • Bob Montana
  • Lev Gleason
  • Charles Biro
  • C.C. Beck
  • William Moulton Marston
  • by Al Jaffee
  • Irwin Hasen
  • Mort Meskin
  • Syd Shores
  • Lou Fine
  • Alex Schomburg
  • Carmine Infantino
  • Reed Crandall
  • Bob Powell
  • Mac Raboy
  • Dick Sprang
  • Introduction
  • Wayne Boring
  • L.B. Cole
  • Dick Briefer
  • Basil Wolverton
  • Jack Cole
  • Dan Barry
  • Alfred Harvey
  • George Carlson
  • Walt Kelly
  • Carl Barks
  • by Drew Friedman
  • John Stanley
  • Woody Gelman
  • Otto Messmer
  • Gil Kane
  • Gardner Fox
  • Boody Rogers
  • Matt Baker
  • Lily Renee
  • Al Hollingsworth
  • Al Jaffee
  • Max Gaines
  • Dave Berg
  • Graham Ingels
  • Johnny Craig
  • Al Feldstein
  • William M. Gaines
  • Harvey Kurtzman
  • Will Elder
  • John Severin
  • Wally Wood
  • Joe Orlando
  • Malcolm Wheeler Nicholson
  • Jack Davis
  • George Evans
  • Marie Severin
  • Jack Kamen
  • Frank Frazetta
  • Jack Oleck
  • Ramona Fraden
  • Al Hartley
  • Jesse Marsh
  • Steve Ditko
  • Harry "A" Chesler
  • Ogden Whitney
  • Joe Kubert
  • Howard Nostrand
  • Mort Drucker
  • Russ Heath
  • Alex Toth
  • Bernard Krigstein
  • Al Williamson
  • Fredric Wertham
  • Sheldon Mayer
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781606997314
Isbn Type
(hb)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)876290525
Label
Heroes of the comics, Drew Friedman ; [foreword by Al Jaffee]
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Creig Flessel
  • Jerry Iger
  • Will Eisner
  • Jerry Siegel & Joe Shuster
  • Bob Kane
  • Bill Finger
  • Martin Goodman
  • Joe Simon
  • Jack Kirby
  • Stan Lee
  • Foreword
  • Bill Everett
  • Carl Burgos
  • Jerry Robinson
  • George Roussos
  • John Goldwater
  • Bob Montana
  • Lev Gleason
  • Charles Biro
  • C.C. Beck
  • William Moulton Marston
  • by Al Jaffee
  • Irwin Hasen
  • Mort Meskin
  • Syd Shores
  • Lou Fine
  • Alex Schomburg
  • Carmine Infantino
  • Reed Crandall
  • Bob Powell
  • Mac Raboy
  • Dick Sprang
  • Introduction
  • Wayne Boring
  • L.B. Cole
  • Dick Briefer
  • Basil Wolverton
  • Jack Cole
  • Dan Barry
  • Alfred Harvey
  • George Carlson
  • Walt Kelly
  • Carl Barks
  • by Drew Friedman
  • John Stanley
  • Woody Gelman
  • Otto Messmer
  • Gil Kane
  • Gardner Fox
  • Boody Rogers
  • Matt Baker
  • Lily Renee
  • Al Hollingsworth
  • Al Jaffee
  • Max Gaines
  • Dave Berg
  • Graham Ingels
  • Johnny Craig
  • Al Feldstein
  • William M. Gaines
  • Harvey Kurtzman
  • Will Elder
  • John Severin
  • Wally Wood
  • Joe Orlando
  • Malcolm Wheeler Nicholson
  • Jack Davis
  • George Evans
  • Marie Severin
  • Jack Kamen
  • Frank Frazetta
  • Jack Oleck
  • Ramona Fraden
  • Al Hartley
  • Jesse Marsh
  • Steve Ditko
  • Harry "A" Chesler
  • Ogden Whitney
  • Joe Kubert
  • Howard Nostrand
  • Mort Drucker
  • Russ Heath
  • Alex Toth
  • Bernard Krigstein
  • Al Williamson
  • Fredric Wertham
  • Sheldon Mayer
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781606997314
Isbn Type
(hb)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)876290525

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