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Old Jewish Comedians

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Publisher Comments:

This comprehensive collection of portraiture of comedians born before 1930 includes the famous (Milton Berle, Groucho Marx, Jerry Lewis, Mel Brooks, Jack Benny), the not-so-famous (Benny Rubin, Shelly Berman) and the largely unknown (Al Kelly, Menasha Skulnik). The Reuben Award-winning Friedman presents a thorough visual history of these greatest Borscht-Belt comedians with 28 full-page portraits.

This is a Blab! Storybook, a series showcasing sequential artists from the acclaimed anthology Blab!. Each volume is presented in a beautiful 10" x 10" hardcover and full-color format.

Synopsis:

An illustrated celebration of the greatest Jewish comedians of the 20th century.

About the Author

Drew Friedman's work appears regularly in Entertainment Weekly and many other magazines.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781560977414
Author:
Friedman, Drew
Publisher:
Fantagraphics Books
Introduction by:
Maltin, Leonard
Introduction:
Maltin, Leonard
Editor:
Beauchamp, Monte
Author:
Maltin, Leonard
Author:
Beauchamp, Monte
Subject:
Graphic Novels - General
Subject:
General
Copyright:
Series:
Blab!
Publication Date:
20061122
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
28 full-page full-color portraits
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
10 x 10 in

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