The Lost Work of Will Eisner

Unearthed as part of a massive collection of pre-WWII newspaper printing plates, the mid-1930s comic strips UNCLE OTTO and HARRY KARRY represent the earliest known cartooning of the great comics and sequential art pioneer Will Eisner.

The Lost Work of Will Eisner

Unearthed as part of a massive collection of pre-WWII newspaper printing plates, the mid-1930s comic strips UNCLE OTTO and HARRY KARRY represent the earliest known cartooning of the great comics and sequential art pioneer Will Eisner. In these strips you can see the young Eisner's imagination expanding, as he experiments with the possibilities of serialized storytelling and works through his numerous influences. The comics collected within document the genesis of one of the most iconic and brilliant cartoonists of all time.

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The Lost Work of Will Eisner
Language: en
Pages: 72
Authors: Will Eisner
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Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09 - Publisher: Locust Moon Press

Unearthed as part of a massive collection of pre-WWII newspaper printing plates, the mid-1930s comic strips UNCLE OTTO and HARRY KARRY represent the earliest known cartooning of the great comics and sequential art pioneer Will Eisner. In these strips you can see the young Eisner's imagination expanding, as he experiments
Will Eisner: A Spirited Life (Deluxe Edition)
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Bob Andelman
Categories: Comics & Graphic Novels
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015 - Publisher: TwoMorrows Publishing

An expanded, full-color deluxe edition of the out-of-print biography that explores the fascinating life of Will Eisner, detailing a more than 70-year career that in which he spearheaded comics for adult readers and created the first widely accepted graphic novel, and his enduring character The Spirit. Author Bob Andelman spent
Will Eisner's The Spirit: The New Adventures HC (Second Edition)
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Various
Categories: Comics & Graphic Novels
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-03-01 - Publisher: Dark Horse Comics

In 1997, almost six decades after the Spirit's first appearance in 1940, legendary artist and writer Will Eisner gave permission for a new series of stories to be commissioned featuring his signature creation, written and drawn by the most famous names in the comics industry. The call went out, and
Will the Real Will Eisner Please Stand Up and Other Adventures in Comics
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Stephen Weiner
Categories: Comics & Graphic Novels
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-01-10 - Publisher: Crossroad Press

Will Eisner, Neil Gaiman, Scott McCloud and…Hellboy? In his new collection, Will the Real Will Eisner Please Stand Up? Award-winning author Stephen Weiner (The Will Eisner Companion, Hellboy: the Companion) writes about Will Eisner, Neil Gaiman, Scott McCloud, and the NECON conference of 1998. Other pieces include a history of
Will Eisner
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: M. Thomas Inge
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-09-15 - Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi

Will Eisner’s innovations in the comics, especially the comic book and the graphic novel, as well as his devotion to comics analysis, make him one of comics’ first true auteurs and the cartoonist so revered and influential that cartooning’s highest honor is named after him. His newspaper feature The Spirit