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The new Smithsonian book of comic-book stories

from Crumb to Clowes

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Published by Smithsonian Books in Washington [D.C.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Comic books, strips, etc. -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 394-397).

      Statementedited by Bob Callahan.
      ContributionsCallahan, Bob.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN6726 .N48 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 397 p. :
      Number of Pages397
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3305142M
      ISBN 101588341836
      LC Control Number2004048245
      OCLC/WorldCa55018892

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        WASHINGTON — A female Puerto Rican comic book superhero has landed at the Smithsonian alongside legendary caped crusaders such as . Comics is a medium used to express narratives or other ideas through images, usually combined with text. It typically takes the form of a sequence of panels of images. Textual devices such as speech balloons, captions, and onomatopoeia can indicate dialogue, narration, sound effects, or other information. The size and arrangement of panels contribute to narrative pacing.

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