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The graphic canon /
edited by Russ Kick.
edition
A Seven Stories Press 1st ed.
imprint
New York : Seven Stories Press, c2012.
description
3 v. : chiefly ill. (some col.)
ISBN
1609803760 (Paper), 9781609803766 (Paper), 9781609803780 (v. 2), 9781609803803 (v. 3)
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New York : Seven Stories Press, c2012.
isbn
1609803760 (Paper)
9781609803766 (Paper)
9781609803780 (v. 2)
9781609803803 (v. 3)
contents note
Vol. 1. From The epic of Gilgamesh to Shakespeare to Dangerous liaisons -- Vol. 2. From "Kubla Khan" to the Brontë sisters to The picture of Dorian Gray -- Vol. 3. From Heart of darkness to Hemingway to Infinite jest.
Vol. 1. The epic of Gilgamesh: Babylonian tablets / art [and] adaptation by Kevin Dixon ; rendition by Kent Dixon -- "Coyote and the pebbles": Native American folktale / story by Dayton Edmonds ; art by Micah Farritor -- The Iliad / Homer ; art [and] adaptation by Alice Duke -- The Odyssey / Homer ; art [and] adaptation by Gareth Hinds -- Poem fragments / Sappho ; art [and] adaptation by Alessandro Bonaccorsi -- Medea / Euripides ; art [and] adaptation by Tori McKenna -- Lysistrata / Aristophanes ; art [and] adaptation and translation by Valerie Schrag -- The book of Esther from the Hebrew Bible / art/adaptation and translation by J. T. Waldman -- Symposium / Plato ; art/adaptation by Yeji Yun -- Tao te ching / Lao Tzu ; adaptation by Fred Van Lente ; art by Ryan Dunlavey -- Mahabharata / Vyasa ; art/adaptation by Matt Wiegle -- Analects and other writings / Confucius ; adaptation by Fred Van Lente ; art by Ryan Dunlavey -- The book of Daniel from the Hebrew Bible / art/adaptation by Benjamin Frisch -- On the nature of things / Lucretius / art/adaptation by Tom Biby and Jonathan Fetter-Vorm (a.k.a. Two Fine Chaps) -- Aeneid / Virgil ; art/adaptation by Michael Lagocki -- The book of Revelation from the New Testament / art/adaptation by Rick Geary -- Three tang poems / Wang Han, Cui Hu, and Li Bai ; art/adaptation and translation by Sharon Rudahl -- Beowulf: Anglo-Saxon epic poem / art/adaptation by Gareth Hinds -- The tale of Genji / Murasaki Shikibu ; art/adaptation by Molly Kiely -- The letters of Heloise and Abelard / art/adaptation by Ellen Lindner -- "O nobilissima viriditas" / Hildegard of Bingen ; art/adaptation by Molly Kiely -- "The fisherman and the genie" from The Arabian nights / art/adaptation by Andrice Arp -- "The woman with two coyntes" from The Arabian nights / art/adaptation by Vicki Nerino -- Poems / Rumi ; art/adaptation by Michael Green ; translations by Coleman Barks -- The divine comedy / Dante Alighieri ; art/adaptation by Seymour Chwast -- The inferno / Dante Alighieri ; art/adaptation by Hunt Emerson -- The Tibetan book of the dead (Bardo thodol) / Padmasambhava and Karma Lingpa ; art/adaptation by Sanya Glisic -- "The last ballad" / François Villon ; art/adaptation by Julian Peters -- The Canterbury tales / Geoffrey Chaucer ; art/adaptation by Seymour Chwast -- Le morte d'Arthur / Sir Thomas Malory ; art/adaptation by Omaha Perez -- Apu Ollantay: an Incan play / art/adaptation by Caroline Picard -- Outlaws of the water margin / Shi Nai'an ; illustrations by Shawn Cheng -- Hagoromo (Celestial feather robe): a Japanese Noh play / art/adaptation by Isabel Greenberg -- Popol vuh: sacred book of the Quiché Maya / art/adaptation by Roberta Gregory -- The visions of St. Teresa of Ávila: from her autobiography / art/adaptation by Edie Fake -- "Hot sun, cool fire" / George Peele ; art/adaptation by Dave Morice --Journey to the west / Wu Cheng'en ; art/adaptation by Conor Hughes -- The faerie queene / Edmund Spenser ; adaptation by Michael Stanyer ; art by Eric Johnson -- A midsummer night's dream / William Shakespeare ; art/adaptation by Maxx Kelly with Huxley King -- King Lear / William Shakespeare ; art/adaptation by Ian Pollock -- Don Quixote / Miguel Cervantes ; art/adaptation by Will Eisner -- Sonnet 18 / Shakespeare ; art/adaptation by Robert Berry with Josh Levitas -- Sonnet 20 / William Shakespeare ; art/adaptation by Aidan Koch -- "The flea" / John Donne ; art/adaptation by Noah Patrick Pfarr -- "To his coy mistress" / Andrew Marvell ; art/adaptation by Yien Yip -- "Forgive us our trespasses" / Aphra Behn ; art/adaptation by Alex Eckman-Lawn -- Paradise lost / John Milton ; art/adaptation by Rebecca Dart -- Gulliver's travels / Jonathan Swift ; art/adaptation by Gareth Hinds -- Candide / Voltaire ; illustrations by Ian Ball -- "A modest proposal" / Jonathan Swift ; art/adaptation by Peter Kuper -- "Advice to young man on the choice of a mistress" / Benjamin Franklin ; painting by Cortney Skinner -- London journal / James Boswell ; art/adaptation by Robert Crumb -- "Letter to the Royal Academy of Brussels" (A.K.A. "Fart Proudly") / Benjamin Franklin ; art/adaptation by Stan Shaw -- A vindication of the rights of woman / Mary Wollstonecraft ; adaptation by Fred Van Lente ; art by Ryan Dunlavey -- Dangerous liaisons / Choderlos de Laclos ; illustrations by Molly Crabapple.
Vol. 2. Kubla Khan / Samuel Taylor Coleridge ; art/adaptation by Alice Duke -- The rime of the ancient mariner / Samuel Taylor Coleridge ; art/adaptation by Hunt Emerson -- Auguries of innocence / William Blake ; art/adaptation by Aidan Koch -- Pride and prejudice / Jane Austen ; art/adaptation by Huxley King ; design editor: Terrence Boyce -- She walks in beauty / George Gordon, Lord Byron ; art/adaptation by David Lasky -- Ozymandias / Percy Bysshe Shelley ; art/adaptation by Anthony Ventura -- I wandered lonely as a cloud / William Wordsworth ; art/adaptation by PMurphy -- O solitude / John Keats ; art/adaptation by Hunt Emerson -- Frankenstein / Mary Shelley ; adaptation by Jason Cobley ; art by Declan Shalvey -- Fairy tales / The Brothers Grimm ; illustrations by S. Clay Grimm -- How six made good in the world / The Brothers Grimm ; art/adaptation by Shawn Cheng -- La belle dame sans merci / John Keats ; art/adaptation by Neil Cohn -- Jerusalem: the emanation of the giant albion / William Blake ; art and lettering by William Blake -- The confessions of Nat Turner / Nat Turner and Thomas R. Gray ; art/adaptation by John Pierard -- The mortal immortal / Mary Shelley ; art/adaptation by Lance Tooks -- Fairy tales / Hans Christian Andersen ; illustrations by S. Clay Wilson -- Rondeau (Jenny kiss'd me) / Leigh Hunt ; art/adaptation by Ellen Lindner -- Oliver Twist / Charles Dickens ; art/adaptation by Kevin Dixon -- The jumblies / Edward Lear ; art/adaptation by Hunt Emerson -- Der Struwwelpeter / Heinrich Hoffmann ; illustrations and layout by Sanya Glisic -- Poe montage / Edgar Allan Poe ; illustration by Gris Grimly -- The raven / Edgar Allan Poe ; art/adaption by Yien Yip -- Works / Edgar Allan Poe ; illustrations by Maxon Crumb -- Jane Eyre / Charlotte Brontë ; art/adaption by Elizabeth Watasin -- Wuthering Heights / Emily Brontë ; art/adaptation by Tim Fish -- The scarlet letter / Nathaniel Hawthorne ; illustration by Ali J -- Moby-dick / Herman Melville ; illustrations by Matt Kish -- Walden / Henry David Thoreau ; art/adaptation by John Porcellino -- Leaves of grass / Walt Whitman ; art/adaptation by Tara Seibel -- Leaves of grass / Walt Whitman ; art/adaptation by Dave Morice -- The hasheesh eater / Fitz Hugh Ludlow ; art/adaptation by John Pierard -- On the origin of species / Charles Darwin ; adaptation by Michael Keller ; art by Nicolle Rager Fuller -- The message from Mount Misery / Frederick Douglass ; art/adaptation by Seth Tobocman -- Les misérables / Victor Hugo ; art/adaptation by Tara Seibel -- Because I could not stop for death / Emily Dickinson ; art/adaptation by Dame Darcy -- I taste a liquor never brewed / Emily Dickinson ; art/adaptation by Diana Evans -- Letter to George Sand / Gustave Flaubert ; art/adaptation by Corinne Mucha -- Alice's adventures in Wonderland ; and Through the looking-glass / Lewis Carroll ; art/adaptation by Dame Darcy -- Jabberwocky / Lewis Carroll ; art/adaptation by Eran Cantrell -- Alice gallery / illustrations by Jasmie Becket-Griffith ... [et al.] -- Crime and punishment / Fyodor Dostoevsky ; art/adaptation by Kako -- Venus in furs / Leopold von Sacher-Masoch ; art/adaptation by Molly Kiely -- The drunken boat / Arthur Rimbaud ; art/adaptation by Juilian Peters -- Middlemarch / George Eliot ; art/adaptation by Megan Kelso -- The hunting of the snark / Lewis Carroll ; art/adaptation by Mahendra Singh -- Anna Karenina / Leo Tolstoy ; art/adaptation by Ellen Lindner -- Adventures of Huckleberry Finn / Mark Twain ; art/adaptation by J. Ben Moss -- Thus spake Zarathustra / Friedrich Nietzsche ; adaptation by Laurence Gane ; art by Piero -- Strange case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde / Robert Louis Stevenson ; adaptation by Danusia Schejbal ; art by Andrzej Klimowski -- An occurrence at Owl Creek bridge / Ambrose Bierce ; art/adaptation by Sandy Jimenez -- The picture of Dorian Gray / Oscar Wilde ; art/adaptation by John Coulthart -- Three panel reviews / comic strips by Lisa Brown -- Further reading / Jordyn Ostroff.
Vol. 3. Heart of darkness / Joseph Conrad ; illustrations by Matt Kish -- The awakening / Kate Chopin ; art/adaption by Rebecca Migdal -- The interpretation of dreams / Sigmund Freud ; art/adaptation by Tara Seibel -- The wonderful Wizard of Oz / L. Frank Baum ; photo-dioramas by Graham Rawle -- "The new accelerator" / H. G. Wells ; art/adaptation by Cole Johnson -- "Reginald" / Saki ; art/adaptation by Sonia Leong -- Mother / Maxim Gorky ; art/adaptation by Stephanie McMillan -- "If--" / Rudyard Kipling ; art/adaptation by Frank Hansen -- John Barleycorn / Jack London ; art/adaptation by John Pierard -- "Araby" (from Dubliners) / James Joyce ; art/adaptation by Annie Mok -- "The metamorphosis" / Franz Kafka ; art/adaptation by R. Sikoryak -- The voyage out / Virginia Woolf ; art/adaptation by Caroline Picard -- "The love song of J. Alfred Prufrock" / T. S. Eliot ; art/adaptation by Anthony Ventura -- "The mowers" / D. H. Lawrence ; art/adaptation by Bishakh Som -- "Sea iris" / H. D. ; art/adaptation by Bishakh Som -- "A matter of colour" / Ernest Hemingway ; art/adaptation by Dan Duncan -- The madman / Kahlil Gibran ; art/adaptation by Matt Wiegle -- "Hands" (from Winesburg, Ohio) / Sherwood Anderson ; art/adaptation by Ted Rall -- The dreaming of the bones / W. B. Yeats ; art/adaptation by Lauren Weinstein -- Chéri / Colette ; illustration by Molly Crabapple -- The age of innocence / Edith Wharton ; art/adaptation by C. Frakes -- "Dulce et decorum est" / Wilfred Owen ; adaptation by Jason Cobley ; line work by John Blake ; coloring by Michael Reid ; lettering by Greg Powell -- "The second coming" / W. B. Yeats ; art/adaptation by Anthony Ventura -- "The penitent" and "The singing-woman from the wood's edge" / Edna St. Vincent Millay ; art/adaptations by Joy Kolitsky -- "The top" and "Give it up!" / Franz Kafka ; art/adaptations by Peter Kuper -- "The negro speaks of rivers" / Langston Hughes ; art/adaptation by Jenny Tondera -- "Rain" / W. Somerset Maughan ; art/adaptation by Lance Tooks -- Ulysses / James Joyce ; art/adaptation by Robert Berry with Josh Levitas -- Ulysses / James Joyce ; art/adaptation by David Lasky -- "Living on $1,000 a year in Paris" / Ernest Hemingway ; art/adaptation by Steve Rolston -- "The emperor of ice-cream" / Wallace Stevens ; art/adaptation by Anthony Ventura -- "The hill" / William Faulkner ; art/adaptation by Kate Glasheen -- Siddhartha / Hermann Hesse ; art/adaptation by J. Ben Moss -- "The waste land" / T. S. Eliot ; art/adaptation by Chandra Free -- The great Gatsby / F. Scott Fitzgerald ; art/adaptation by Tara Seibel -- Steppenwolf / Hermann Hesse ; illustrations by John Pierard -- Lady Chatterley's lover / D. H. Lawrence ; art/adaptation by Lisa Brown -- The sound and the fury / William Faulkner ; art/adaptation by Robert Goodin -- Letters to a young poet / Rainer Maria Rilke ; design by James Uhler -- The Maltese falcon / Dashiell Hammett ; art/adaptation by T. Edward Bak -- Brave new world / Aldous Huxley ; illustration by Carly Schmitt -- Poker! / Zora Neale Hurston ; art/adaptation by Milton Knight -- Black Elk speaks / Black Elk and John G. Neihardt ; illustrations by Molly Kiely -- "Strange fruit" (a.k.a. "Bitter fruit") / Lewis Allan ; art/adaptation by John Linton Roberson -- Nausea / Jean-Paul Sartre ; art/adaptation by Robert Crumb -- The grapes of wrath / John Steinbeck ; art/adaptation by Liesbeth De Stercke -- Three stories / Jorge Luis Borges ; illustrations by Kathryn Siveyer -- The stranger / Albert Camus ; adaptation by Juan Carlos Kreimer ; art by Julián Aron ; translation by Dan Simon -- Animal farm / George Orwell ; photo-dioramas by Laura Plansker -- "The heart of the park" / Flannery O'Connor ; art/adaptation by Jeremy Eaton -- Nineteen eighty-four / George Orwell ; illustrations by Lesley Barnes -- The man with the golden arm / Nelson Algren ; art/adaptation by Jeremy Eaton -- "The voice of the hamster" / Thomas Pynchon ; art/adaptation by Brendan Leach -- Waiting for Godot / Samuel Beckett ; illustration by Gustavo Rinaldi -- "The dancer" / Gabriella Mistral ; illustration by Andrea Arroyo -- Lord of the flies / William Golding ; art/adaptation by Trevor Alixopulos -- The doors of perception / Aldous Huxley ; illustrations by John Pierard -- Lolita / Vladimir Nabokov ; art/adaptation by Sally Madden ; Four beats / art and design by Tara Seibel -- On the road / Jack Kerouac ; illustration by Yeji Yun -- Naked lunch / William S. Burroughs ; art/adaptation by Emelie Östergren -- One flew over the cuckoo's nest / Ken Kesey ; art/adaptation by PMurphy -- The bell jar / Sylvia Plath ; illustration by Ellen Lindner -- Last exit to Brooklyn / Hubert Selby, Jr. ; art/adaptation by Juliacks -- Diaries / Anaïs Nin ; art/adaptation by Mardou -- The master and Margarita / Mikhail Bulgakov ; art/adaptation by Andrzej Klimowski and Danusia Schejbal -- One hundred years of solitude / Gabriel García Márquez ; illustrations by Yien Yip -- In watermelon sugar / Richard Brautigan ; illustration by Juliacks -- Gravity's rainbow / Thomas Pynchon ; illustrations by Zak Smith -- Crash / J. G. Ballard ; art/adaptation by Onsmith -- "I bought a little city" / Donald Barthelme ; illustration by Andrice Arp -- "What we talk about when we talk about love" / Raymond Carver ; illustrations by Annie Mok -- Blood and guts in high school / Kathy Acker ; art/adaptation by Milly Kiely -- Blood meridian / Cormac McCarthy ; illustrations by Dame Darcy -- Foucault's pendulum / Umberto Eco ; art/adaptation by Julia Gfrörer -- Wild at heart / Barry Gifford ; art/adaptation by Rick Trembles -- The famished road / Ben Okri ; art/adaptation by Aidan Koch -- Einstein's dreams / Alan Lighman ; art/adaptation by Rey Ortega -- The wind-up bird chronicle / Haruki Murakami ; illustration by Rey Ortega -- Infinite jest / David Foster Wallace ; illustrations by Benjamin Birdie -- Three panel reviews / comic strips by Lisa Brown.
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8309404
 
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