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Understanding Comics: The Invisible Art - Scott McCloud
Understanding Comics: The Invisible Art
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Praised throughout the cartoon industry by such luminaries as Art Spiegelman, Matt Groening, and Will Eisner, this innovative comic book provides a detailed look at the history, meaning, and art of comics and cartooning.
Praised throughout the cartoon industry by such luminaries as Art Spiegelman, Matt Groening, and Will Eisner, this innovative comic book provides a detailed look at the history, meaning, and art of comics and cartooning.
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780060976255 (006097625X)
ASIN: 006097625X
Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks
Pages no: 224
Edition language: English
Series: The Comic Books (#1)
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5.0 De onzichtbare kunst
First sentence: “Hoi, Ik ben Scott McCloud.” P. 99: “Het plaatje fungeert als een soort algemene aanduiding dat tijd en ruimte worden opgedeeld.” Last sentence: “Jullie zijn tenminste niet met hem getrouwd. Ik hoor dit de hele tijd.” This was the first graphic novel I read since I was a child, a...
Wyvernfriend Reads
Wyvernfriend Reads rated it
4.0 Understanding Comics: The Invisible Art
an exploration of comics and comic book style art through a comic, clever and interesting.
vnorthw
vnorthw rated it
3.5 StarsThis book started off enjoyable enough, I thought Scott McCloud was a fun "narrator" for this story and I enjoyed the way his character (cartoon?) spoke to the audience. The back third of the book, however, gets a bit more "technical" and I found myself very easily distracted from what I wa...
Art monkey Reads
Art monkey Reads rated it
4.0 Understanding Comics: The Invisible Art
Understanding Comics: the Invisible Art is a book by Scott McCloud that gives an interesting perspective on the art form of comics. I read this book a few years ago in college. It was a rainy day in the library and I was waiting for a ride. A teacher at mine was a big advocate for McCloud and rec...
auntieannie
auntieannie rated it
0.0 Understanding Comics: The Invisible Art
It's done in a graphic/comic book style. I had it out, but had to return it. I think I might want to read it. . . when I have time.
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