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A revolutionary novel, A Contract with God re-creates the neighborhood of Will Eisner's youth through a quartet of four interwoven stories. Expressing the joy, exuberance, tragedy, and drama of life on the mythical Dropsie Avenue of the Bronx, A Contract with God is a monumental achievement, a must in the library of any graphic novel fan.

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The first graphic novel--a mesmerizing fictional chronicle of a universal American experience.

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Through a quartet of four interwoven stories, express the joy, exuberance, tragedy, and drama of life on the mythical Dropsie Avenue in the Bronx. This is the legendary book that launched a new art form and reaffirmed Will Eisner as one of the great pioneers of American graphics.

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A revolutionary novel, A Contract with Godre-creates the neighborhood of Will Eisner's youth through a quartet of four interwoven stories. Expressing the joy, exuberance, tragedy, and drama of life on the mythical Dropsie Avenue of the Bronx, A Contract with Godis a monumental achievement, a must in the library of any graphic novel fan.

About the Author

Born in New York in 1917, Will Eisner was the author of the legendary comic strip The Spirit. His fifteen graphic novels, as well as his posthumous history, The Plot, form the Will Eisner Library. The comic industry's top annual awards, "The Eisners," are named in his honor.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780393328042
Author:
Eisner, Will
Publisher:
W. W. Norton & Company
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Graphic Novels - General
Subject:
Graphic Novels-Literary
Publication Date:
20061231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
208
Dimensions:
10 x 7 in

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Product details 208 pages W. W. Norton & Company - English 9780393328042 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , The first graphic novel--a mesmerizing fictional chronicle of a universal American experience.
"Synopsis" by , Through a quartet of four interwoven stories, express the joy, exuberance, tragedy, and drama of life on the mythical Dropsie Avenue in the Bronx. This is the legendary book that launched a new art form and reaffirmed Will Eisner as one of the great pioneers of American graphics.
"Synopsis" by , A revolutionary novel, A Contract with Godre-creates the neighborhood of Will Eisner's youth through a quartet of four interwoven stories. Expressing the joy, exuberance, tragedy, and drama of life on the mythical Dropsie Avenue of the Bronx, A Contract with Godis a monumental achievement, a must in the library of any graphic novel fan.
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