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Download ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free » Jules Feiffer Fantagraphics is proud to publish Jules Feiffer's long out of print and seminal essay of comics criticism The Great Comic Book Heroes in a compact and affordable size In 1965 Feiffer wrote what is arguably the first critical history of the comic book superheroes of the late 1930s and early 1940s including Plastic Man Batman Superman The Spirit and others In the book Fei. One of my earliest books now stored in a box somewhere in Michigan awaiting retrieval The anthology collected mostly creation stories making this the pop counterpart of Edith Hamilton's Mythology I remember liking The Fantastic Four so recently sullied with crap ass movies The Spirit Plastic Man Wonder Woman wonder why and Submariner who was until the 80s about the most sociopathic of superheroes Captain America was in here too and of course S and B man My copy has this cover

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The Great Comic Book Heroes Download É 2 ↠ Fantagraphics is proud to publish Jules Feiffer's long out of print and seminal essay of comics criticism The Great Comic Book Heroes in a compact and affordable size In 1965 Feiffer wrote what is arguably the first critical history of the comic book superheroes of the late 1930s and early 1940s i Ffer writes about the uniue the place of comics in the space between high and low art and the power which this space offers both the creator and readerThe Great Comic Book Heroes is widely acknowledged to be the first book to analyze the juvenile medium of superhero comics in a critical manner but without denying the iconic hold such works have over readers of all ages. 1965 hardcover missing the dust jacket alas Feiffer gives us 45 pages of a brief history of the American comic book and it's super heroes before gliding through the Golden Age We get origin stories and early adventures of Superman Batman Wonder Woman The Flash Green Lantern The Flash The Human Torch The Spectre Captain America Hawkman Sub Mariner and The Spirit Some of this stuff is wonderful others not so much It wasn't all Golden Kirby Cole and Eisner couldn't draw everything

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The Great Comic Book HeroesOut of print for over 30 years Feiffer's book discusses the role that the patriotic superhero played during World War II in shaping the public spirit of civilians and soldiers as well as the escapist power these stories held over the zeitgeist of America With wit and insight Feiffer discusses what the great comic book heroes meant to him as a child and later as an artis. It's fabulous I love the book