The world encyclopedia of comics

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Maurice Horn
Avon Books, 1977 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 784 pages
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Contents

Foreword
6
Comics Around the World
7
A Short History
9
A World Chronology of Comic Art From the 18th Century to the Present
37
An Analytical Summary
47
Alphabetical Entries
63
Color in the Comics
351
Alphabetical En tries
417
Selected Bibliography
735
Notes on the Contributors
740
Appendices
744
Code of the Comics Magazine Association of America
745
Directory of Comic Book Publishers
747
Reuben Award Winners 748 D Directory of Newspaper Syndicates
748
Indices
750
Proper Name Index
751

More About the Comics
718
A History of Newspaper Syndication by Richard Marschall
719
Glossary of Comic Terms
727
Title Index
765
Illustration Index
777
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