Lone Wolf and Cub: Brothers of the Grass

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Dark Horse Comics, 2000 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 325 pages
The legendary saga of Lone Wolf and Cub passes the halfway mark with this stunning volume. Watch as Ogami Itto, the Lone Wolf, comes face-to-face with his arch-enemy, Yagyu Retsudo, in a tale of dark ambition and political intrigue. Witness the tragic tale of the Women of Sodeshi. Stalk alongside a deep-cover ninja as he chases his brother who has fled his station, while a group of shadow warriors prepare for a suicide mission to find a secret gold mine - guarded by the Lone Wolf! America's best-selling graphic novel series continues to gain legions of fans.

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Graphic fiction writer, Kazuo Koike is co-creator and writer of the Lone Wolf and Cub and Crying Freeman manga. In addition, he founded a golf magazine, was a movie producer, and writer of poetry and screenplays. He adapted the popular manga into a series of films which gained him recognition for his screenwriting. Koike started the Gekiga Sonjuku, a college course to assist talented writers and artists entering the comics field. His works have earned him many awards including two Harvey Awards and an Eisner Award.

Kojima is a self-taught painter who began painting advertising posters for movie theaters to pay his bills. In 1967, Kojima broke into the magazine market.

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