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Rodolphe Topffer: The Complete Comic Strips Beautiful and very ussefull MUST HAVE book for comic study. At long last the father of comics, T pffer, has made it back into print in grand style This exceptionally researched volume by David Kunzle is a compilation of Topffer s early experiments in picture stories that were the impetus for modern comics everywhere in Europe and the United States Before this publication these works were only available in research libraries and rare book collections It not only includes all eight of T pffer s puplished stories it also includes a few never before seen omissions, variants, and a few unfinished works This is not just for comic enthusiasts or historians these are genuinely entertaining stories that have an absurdist vein that is startling and engaging T pffer is was not a primative or a novice, but an exceptional visionary who saw a new way to tell stories as if they were actually happening in front of you over time He played with this innovation drawing out some remarkablly original ways of telling stories that channeled the spirit of Tristam Shandy and put it in the body of James Gilray. This is an amazing book, documenting the early graphic artist, a French man His drawings and accompanying text, translated into English, are droll and wry The format is a trifle large to hold, as the book is oversize I recommend this book to followers of comedy and artists Among The Many Accomplishments In Art And Literature By Genevan Rodolphe T Pffer , His Virtual Invention Of The Comic Strip, Or Graphic Novel, Stands Out As The Most Surprising, Curious, And To Us, After A Century Inundated By Comic Strips, By Far The Most Significant This Volume Is The First English Language Version Of The T Pffer Comics Oeuvre And Includes Unlike Previous French And German Editions All Of His Eight Full Length Stories, Plus Previously Unpublished Fragments Of Stories Started And Abandoned And Manuscript Segments Omitted In The Printed Versions Comics Scholar Kunzle Translates The Captions From The French, Gives Essential Biography And Chronology, And Appends Socio Political Contexts For All The Stories With Explanation Of References Obscure Today He Deals With Questions Of Dating And The Differences Among Manuscript, Printed Version, And The Various Editions He Also Lists The Plagiaries, Translations, And Adaptations In Other Media T Pffer S Complete Comic Strip Output, Combined With Kunzle S Annotative Material And Analyses, Makes This Volume One Of The Most Significant Works Of Comics History To Be Published And Reestablishes T Pffer S Seminal Place In The Comics Canon David Kunzle Is Author Of From Criminal To Courtier The Soldier In Netherlandish Art, And Decade Of Protest Political Posters From The United States, Vietnam, And Cuba,

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