The Complete Eightball

The Complete Eightball

Issue Numbers 1-18

Graphic Novel - 2015
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WW Norton
This is a two-volume, slipcased facsimile edition of the Daniel Clowes comics anthology; it contains the original installments of Ghost World, the short that the film Art School Confidential was based on, and much more.
Before he rose to fame as a filmmaker and the author of the best-selling graphic novels Ghost World, David Boring, Ice Haven, and The Death Ray, Daniel Clowes made his name from 1989 to 1997 by producing 18 issues of the beloved comic book series Eightball, which is still widely considered to be one of the greatest and most influential comic book titles of all time. Now, for the 25th Anniversary of Eightball, Fantagraphics is collecting these long out-of-print issues in a slipcased set of two hardcover volumes, reproducing each issue in facsimile form exactly as they were originally published. Included are over 450 pages of vintage Clowes, including such seminal serialized graphic novels/strips/rants as “Like a Velvet Glove Cast in Iron,” “Ghost World,” “Pussey,” “I Hate You Deeply,” “Sexual Frustration,” “Ugly Girls,” “Why I Hate Christians,” “Message to the People of the Future,” “Paranoid,” “My Suicide,” “Chicago,” “Art School Confidential,” “On Sports,” “Zubrick and Pogeybait,” “Hippypants and Peace-Bear,” “Grip Glutz,” “The Sensual Santa,” “Feldman,” and so many more.

Baker & Taylor
A two-volume set collects facsimiles of the comic book series, including such seminal works as "Like a Velvet Glove Cast in Iron," "Ghost World," and "Art School Confidential."

Publisher: Seattle, Washington : Fantagraphics Books, 2015
ISBN: 9781606997574
1606997572
Branch Call Number: GRAPHIC CLOWE...D
Characteristics: 2 volumes : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Notes: "1989-1998"--Container
Volume 1: issues 1-10; Volume 2: issues 11-18

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