Completely Mad: A History of the Comic Book and Magazine

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Little, Brown, 1991 - Art - 208 pages
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Hundreds of reprinted examples of irreverence from 4 decades of Mad are found in this chronicle of the influential cult comic book and popular magazine. Awards: YALSA Best Book for Young Adults.

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COMPLETELY MAD: A History of the Comic Book and Magazine

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

This copiously illustrated history of America's ``most successful humor magazine'' never takes itself too seriously, despite patches of banal social history and cultural analysis. Lots of sidebars ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jamie638 - LibraryThing

As someone who grew up reading Mad Magazine (and still has every issue from its heyday in the 60s and 70s), this book is an excellent overview of the origins of Mad and how it became the magazine we ... Read full review

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