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American Splendor Presents Gathered Here Are The Collected Works Of The Titans Of Adults Comics Legendary Underground Cartoonist R Crumb And The High Priest Of Comic Book Naturalism Newsweek Harvey Pekar The Comic Collision Of These Underground Luminaries Is Funny, Obsessive, Ever So Slightly Neurotic, But Always Biting And Honest.

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  • Paperback
  • 100 pages
  • American Splendor Presents
  • Harvey Pekar
  • 19 October 2017
  • 1568581017

10 thoughts on “American Splendor Presents


  1. says:

    3.5 stars As a fan of the film, American Splendor, I was always interested in checking out Pekar s comics This was not disappointing I happened to come across this on GR I thought I d give it a shot I have never read a comic book before...


  2. says:

    Over the years, I ve read occasional comics by R Crumb, but this was my first time reading anything by his frequent collaborator, writer Harvey Pekar, creator of the American Splendor comics Pekar devotes most of his strips to slice of life tales of working as a government file clerk, listening to jazz music, and living a lower middle class life in Cleveland, a city long on the decline You ve got to love any comic book that attempts to grab readers, as American Splendor did, with such cov Over the years, I ve read occasional comics by R Crumb, but this was my first time reading anything by his frequent collaborator, writer Harvey Pekar, creator of the American Splendor comics Pekar devotes most of his strips to slice of life tales of working as a government file clerk, listening to jazz music, and living a lower middle class life in Cleveland, a city long on the decline You ve got to love any comic book that attempts to grab readers, as American Splendor did, with such cover tag lines as In This Issue Stories About Record Collecting and Working and In This Issue Stories About Sickness a...


  3. says:

    Las historias de Harvey Pekar tienen algo que te hacen sentir cercano a la vida, a lo que pasa com nmente en esta Quiz esto sea por su car cter meramente realista sin meterse en que si lo que se cuenta es completamente ver dico o no Aunque seg n afirman los autores que as es , en la manera de afrontar cada situaci n Pue...


  4. says:

    In reading this book, I ve taken my first step into reading comic books and it couldn t have been a better place to start Harvey Pekar s work is so simple and slice of life and I love it It makes normal living seemrelevant in some way The humor is subtl...


  5. says:

    De todos los artistas que colaboraron con Harvey Pekar, acaso sea Robert Crumb quien traspas mejor sus guiones gracias a ese trazo intenso y vigoroso que le dio popularidad Historias breves sobre episodios sencillos hacen de Cleveland un microuniverso famili...


  6. says:

    Dynamic duo, I tell you what.


  7. says:

    Pure Garbage


  8. says:

    The only reason this doesn t get a higher score is because a decent chunk of the stories are reprints from previous american splendor collections or maybe I read them out of order In either case it doesn t really matter, Pekar s stories and R Crumb s art as well as the other great talents arethan worth seeing multiple times I m biased huge Harvey Pekar fan so when I say the stories outshine the art you ll see where I m coming from Pekar writes stories of everyday life that can The only reason this doesn t get a higher score is because a decent chunk of the stories are reprints...


  9. says:

    Bob Harv s Comics collects R Crumb and Harvey Pekar s work together between the years of 1976 1988 and formed a good deal of material used in the American Splendor movie Although dozens of artists have captured Harvey Pekar through the years, no one can top R Crumb s rendering of the working class wild man himself Each pic of Pekar makes him lookmanic and irritable than the last one, fixing both Mr Crumb and even us with an int...


  10. says:

    The stories of Harvey Pekar areslice of a mundane life than true memoir or autobiography These are short tales of an everyman working class stiff who is not exactly unhappy but not truly happy either The artwork of Robert Crumb brings these vignettes to life and adds depth to the experience Fa...

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