Will Eisner's career spans the entire history of American comic books, from his formative days in the 1930s into the 1940s when he revolutionized narrative sequential art with his internationally famed series The Spirit, to the 1970s when he created the contemporary graphic novel form with A Contract with God, to his death in 2005.
The Will Eisner Companion is the first comprehensive, critical overview of the work of this legendary writer/artist. Divided into two sections his Spirit work and his graphic novels this authorized companion features all-new critical and historical essays by noted comics historians N.C. Christopher Couch and Stephen Weiner, as well as alphabetical indexes relating to all aspects and characters in his oeuvre. Also includes a chronology, a bibliography and suggested reading lists, as well as an introduction by Dennis O'Neil.
DC, hardback, 176 pages
This product was added to our catalog on Tuesday 04 October, 2005.