Synopses & Reviews
These early volumes of our multiple Harvey and Eisner Award-winning series have been amongst our most demanded reprints the last few years. Following last season's reprint of the expanded Vol. 1, the first three volumes of this best-selling series will all be in print for the first time in a decade! "Some More Early Years of Bitter Struggle" features several key stories from Crumb's pre-underground, homemade comics of the early 1960s (such as and ), with stories featuring early Crumb characters Fritz the Cat, Jim, Mabel, and Little Billy Bean.
Some of Fantagraphics' most demanded reprints bring back Crumb's earlier work, from his pre-Underground days to the adventures of Fritz the Cat.
Some of Fantagraphics’ most demanded reprints bring back Crumb’s earlier work, from his pre-Underground days to the adventures of Fritz the Cat.
About the Author
Born in Philadelphia, R. Crumb is the author of numerous comic works and one of the pioneers of underground comics. His books include Kafka, The Complete Crumb Comics (17 volumes), The R. Crumb Sketchbook (10 volumes), R. Crumb Draws the Blues, The Book of Mr. Natural, The Book of Genesis Illustrated by R. Crumb, and many more. He lives in the south of France with his wife, the artist Aline Kominsky-Crumb.