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A History of the Comic Strip

Couperie, Pierre; Horn, Maurice
Publisher:  Crown Publishers Inc., New York, USA
Year Published:  1971   First Published:  1968
Pages:  256pp  
Dewey:  68-20471


Table of Contents

Preface by Milton Caniff
Introduction by Burne Hogarth

1. Background
2. The Origins of the Comic Strip
3. Period of Adjustment: 1910-1928
4. The Upheaval of the Thirties
5. The Crisis of the Forties: 1940-1948
6. The Regeneration of the Comic Strip
7. Production and Distribution
8. The Comic-Strip Audience
9. The World of the Comic Strip
10. Narrative Technique
11. Esthetics and Signification
12. Narrative Figuration


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