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User Review  - Zumbanista - LibraryThing

I did research A Contract With God before I read it and understand its iconic place in the genre. I didn't like the drawings at all, although I could tell there was a lot of detail in them. And I didn ... Read full review

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User Review  - kittyjay - LibraryThing

When reviewing graphic novels, I always pause: do you rate the artwork? The story? Does it effectively transcend the genre? Will Eisner's Contract with God is widely regarded as being the first work ... Read full review

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User Review  - sbloom42 - LibraryThing

An interesting set of stories, ostensibly from Will Eisner's childhood. The art quality reminds me of Mad magazine and the stories seems to get a little too much glee from surprise endings which ... Read full review

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User Review  - samfsmith - LibraryThing

Picked this up after reading "The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay", which was loosely inspired by the life of Will Eisner. I haven't read a comic book - sorry, "graphic novel", in over 40 ... Read full review

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User Review  - theageofsilt - LibraryThing

The illustrations were compelling, but the writing itself could be improved. However, this graphic novel is a compelling slice-of-life of the working poor of the tenements of New York City circa 1930. Read full review

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User Review  - yarkan - LibraryThing

Beautiful style. The social norms that play a big part in the stories feel very dated. Read full review


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