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By Paul Levitz,Brad Meltzer,Jules Feiffer

Will Eisner (1917–2005) is universally thought of the grasp of comics storytelling, top recognized for The Spirit, his iconic newspaper caricature, and A agreement With God, the 1st major photo novel. This seminal paintings from 1978 ushered in a brand new period of non-public tales in comics shape that touched each grownup subject from mortality to faith and sexuality, without end altering the best way writers and artists approached comics storytelling. famous historian Paul Levitz celebrates Eisner by way of showcasing his most renowned paintings along­side unpublished and infrequent fabrics from the family members data. additionally incorporated are unique interviews with creators akin to Jules Feiffer, paintings Spiegelman, Scott McCloud, Jeff Smith, Denis Kitchen, and Neil Gaiman—all of whom knew Eisner and have been encouraged via his paintings to create their very own photo novels for a brand new iteration of readers.

be aware: the canopy is a fine quality photographic replica of Eisner's unique artwork. The layout deliberately finds tape and different stray markings which are a part of the artist's method and replicate the age of the artifact that was once photographed.

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