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Love & Rockets: Volume 1: Music for Mechanics

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ISBN13: 9780930193133
ISBN10: 093019313x
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The original, seminal Love & Rockets comic book series, which ran for 50 issues from 1981 to 1996, singlehandedly defined the post-underground generation of comics that spawned Daniel Clowes, Chris Ware, and so many others. Now collected into 15 volumes, Love & Rockets is a body of work that The Nation has described as "one of the hidden treasures of our impoverished culture." Created by brothers Gilbert, Jaime, and Mario Hernandez, three Southern California Mexican-Americans armed with a passion for pop culture and punk rock, Love & Rockets gave a voice to minorities and women for the first time in the medium's then 50-year history and remains one of the greatest achievements in comic book history.

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crowyhead, August 22, 2006 (view all comments by crowyhead)
This collection was more than a little hit-or-miss for me, but since a lot of people have recommended Love & Rockets to me, I'm going to give the next few volumes a try. I did really love the artwork, but the lack of any real overarching plotline left me a little befuddled.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780930193133
Editor:
Groth, Gary
Publisher:
Fantagraphics Books
Editor:
Groth, Gary
Author:
Hernandez, Jaime
Author:
Hernandez, Mario
Author:
Hernandez, Gilbert
Location:
Seattle, Wash.
Subject:
Form - Cartoons & Comics
Subject:
Comic books, strips, etc.
Subject:
Graphic Novels
Subject:
Humor
Subject:
Erotic comic books, strips, etc
Subject:
Comics & Cartoons
Subject:
Form - Comic Strips & Cartoons
Copyright:
Edition Description:
1st Fantagraphics Books ed.
Series:
Love and Rockets Collection
Series Volume:
01
Publication Date:
October 1985
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
141
Dimensions:
11.02x8.59x.34 in. 1.16 lbs.

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