The Complete Chester Gould's Dick Tracy Dailies & Sundays: 1938-1939

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IDW Publishing, 2008 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 352 pages
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- Presenting the fifth volume of IDW Publishing's deluxe hardcover collection of Chester Gould's timeless comic strip, Dick Tracy! - Volume Five once again contains over 500 comic strips from the series' early years, this time covering material that originally ran from January 1938 through July 1939. Included in this collection are Tracy story arcs such as "Chief Shellberry," Karpse," "Scardol," and "Whip Chute." -The Library of American Comics is the world's #1 publisher of classic newspaper comic strips, with 14 Eisner Award nominations and three wins for best book. LOAC has become "the gold standard for archival comic strip reprints... The research and articles provide insight and context, and most importantly the glorious reproduction of the material has preserved these strips for those who knew them and offers a new gateway to adventure for those discovering them for the first time." - Scoop -

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User Review  - burnit99 - LibraryThing

"Dick Tracy" is kind of a guilty pleasure, like eating potato chips in bed. It's not particularly nutritious, and you'll forget the experience five minutes after finishing it. The strip is pretty ... Read full review

Review: The Complete Dick Tracy, Vol. 5: 1938-1939 (The Complete Dick Tracy #5)

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More melodrama and tough guy action! Let's face it. If you've read the previous four volumes, you know what you're in for. By now, Gould really knows his stuff, and the stories fly fast and furious ... Read full review

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