Synopses & Reviews
The first biography to explore the remarkable life and 70-year career of one of the 20th century's greatest illustrators -- the first artist to draw Tarzan and creator of Prince Valiant. Features scores of fabulous reproductions of Foster's work.
A comprehensive biography of Hal Foster, in which author Brian M. Kane examines the 70-year career of one of the greatest illustrators of the 20th century. "Superman" was modelled after Foster's drawings of Tarzan, Flash Gordon's Alex Raymond borrowed compositions from "Prince Valiant", and many artists, including the famous contemporary Western painter James Bama, count Foster among their greatest influences.