The Art of the Comic Book: An Aesthetic History (Studies in Popular Culture (Paperback)) [Robert C. Harvey] on . *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. In this definitive study of one of popular culture's favorite genres Robert C. Harvey, a cartoonist and comics critic
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The Art of the Funnies: An Aesthetic History (Studies in Popular Culture Series) [Robert C. Harvey] on . *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The comic strip was created by rival newspapers of the Hearst and the Pulitzer organizations as a device for increasing circulation. In the United States it quickly became an institution that soon spread worldwide as a favorite form of popular culture.
What made the comic strip so enduring? This fascinating study by one of the few comics critics to develop sound critical principles by which to evaluate the comics as works of art and literature unfolds the history of the funnies and reveals the subtle art of how the comic strip blends words and pictures to make its impact. Together