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Supermen! The First Wave of Comic Book Heroes 1936-1941

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ISBN-10: 1560979712

ISBN-13: 9781560979715

Edition: 2009

Authors: Greg Sadowski, Jonathan Lethem

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In the wake of Fantagraphics' I Shall Destroy All the Civilized Planets: The Comics of Fletcher Hanks comes Supermen!, a collection of never-before-reprinted oddities from cartoonists working at the dawn of the comic-book format. Featuring such luminaries of the field as Fletcher Hanks, Will Eisner, Jack Kirby, Basil Wolverton, Jack Cole, Ogden Whitney, Lou Fine, Charles Biro, Dick Briefer and many more!
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Book details

List price: $26.99
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: Fantagraphics Books
Publication date: 4/20/2009
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 176
Size: 7.50" wide x 10.50" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.628
Language: English

Greg Sadowski is a writer, editor and designer ( B. Krigstein , Supermen!, Four Color Fear, Setting the Standard: Alex Toth ; Action! Mystery! Thrills!) living in Washington State.

Jonathan Lethem was born in Brooklyn, New York on February 19, 1964. His first novel, Gun, with Occasional Music was published in 1994. His other works include As She Climbed across the Table (1997), Amnesia Moon (1995), The Fortress of Solitude (2003), You Don't Love Me Yet (2007), Chronic City (2009), and Dissident Gardens (2013). He won the National Book Critics Circle Award for Motherless Brooklyn (1999). He also writes short stories, comics and essays. His work has appeared in The New Yorker, Harper's, Rolling Stone, Esquire, The New York Times, The Paris Review, McSweeney's and other periodicals and anthologies.