The Best of the Spirit

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Dc Comics, 2005 - Fiction - 192 pages
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DC Comics is proud to present its first-ever collection celebrating the greatest stories by comics mastermind Will Eisner starring one of the most indelible characters ever created - The Spirit! 'The best of spirit' reprints 22 Spirit sections from 1940-1950, featuring famous first appearances, classic confrontations, human interest tales, and all those magnificent splash pages! Eisner's blue-suit-clad, fedora-wearing crimefighter starred in hundreds of newspaper adventure stories that thrilled readers with Eisner's groundbreaking style. Eisner was a master of utilizing the comics format to its greatest strengths, and his Spirit stories are some of his finest examples! This volume also features an introduction by New York Times best-selling novelist Neil Gaiman.

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Will Eisner is a story telling genius. - Goodreads
Great introduction to Will Eisner's work. - Goodreads
This would rate 5 stars on storytelling and art. - Goodreads
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User Review  - Jemir - Goodreads

Will Eisner is a story telling genius. His status as a legend is well earned and deserved. This is especially apparent with his dynamic page layouts and camera angles (many of which - though comic ... Read full review

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User Review  - James Eckman - Goodreads

A DC reprint on cheap paper, dig up the Kitchen Sink reprints if you can. Good contents though, may be all the Spirit you ever need. Read full review

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Will Eisner is a world-renowned comicbook artist whose career spans more than 60 years. Among his creations are"Sheena of the Jungle, The Spirit" newspaper strip, and many others.

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