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6 edition of The comic spirit in America found in the catalog.

The comic spirit in America

by John K. Massey

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Published by Scribner in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Readers.,
  • American wit and humor.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by John K. Massey.
    SeriesThe American character series, Scribner school paperbacks, SSP 17.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1121 .M56
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 276 p.
    Number of Pages276
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5679287M
    LC Control Number69010415

    Spirit / comic story / 7 pages (report information) Script Will Eisner Pencils John Spranger Inks Will Eisner Colors Bob Palmer Letters Martin deMuth. Genre adventure; humor Reprints. from The Spirit (Register and Tribune Syndicate, series) #12/23/ (December 23rd, ) Indexer Notes. original color. Dead End. New Avengers America Supports You: Letters Home. When Hydra takes over a military communications satellite, The Silver Surfer, the Punisher, and Ghost Rider team up with Captain America and spring into action to ensure troops' e-mail messages to loved ones make their way home, but not before a confrontation between Captain America and the Punisher.

    Popular Native American Fiction Books Showing of The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian (Hardcover) by. Sherman Alexie (shelved 17 times as native-american-fiction) avg rating — , ratings — published Want to Read saving Want to Read.   A brief history of racial and gender diversity in comic book movies. the great American comic book. The great comics innovator Will Eisner gave the heroic lead in The Spirit .

    Becomes Cap. Shortly afterward, Captain America and Bucky were lost in action; to conceal this fact, President Truman selected the Spirit of '76 to take the role of Captain America.   In Captain America: The First Avenger, Rogers’ meek stature made him suffer the brunt of insults from his fellow cadets in boot camp. Dr. Erskine still saw something in him that was special, as Author: Patrick Cavanaugh.


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