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Material Type: Book
Collection: Comics
Call Number: US ANTHOL MAN2006
Title: The Complete Cartoons of The New Yorker
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Personal name: Mankoff, Robert (editor) and Remnick, David (author) and Gopnik, Adam (author) and Angell, Roger (author) and Franklin, Nancy (author) and Ross, Lillian (author) and Updike, John (author) and Trillin, Calvin (author) and Frazier, Ian (author) and Singer, Mark (author) and Mead, Rebecca (author)
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015271 checked in 2020-03-13 17:06:50

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Topical term or geographic name as entry element: Anthology
International Standard Book Number: 9781579126209
Name of publisher, distributor, etc.: Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers, Inc.
Date of publication, distribution, etc.: 2006
Other physical details: large format, softcover, paperback
Summary, etc. note: The book that Janet Maslin of The New York Times has called "indispensable" and "a transfixing study of American mores and manners that happens to incorporate boundless laughs, too" is finally available in paperback—fully updated and featuring a brand new introduction by Adam Gopnik. Organized by decade, with commentary by some of the magazine's finest writers, this landmark collection showcases the work of the hundreds of talented artists who have contributed cartoons over the course of The New Yorker's eight-two-year history. From the early cartoons of Peter Arno, George Price and Charles Addams to the cutting-edge work of Alex Gregory, Matthew Diffee and Bruce Eric Kaplan (with stops along the way for the genius of Charles Barsotti, Roz Chast, Jack Ziegler, George Booth, and many others), the art collected here forms, as David Remnick puts it in his Foreword, "the longest-running popular comic genre in American life." Throughout the book, brief overviews of each era's predominant themes—from the Depression and nudity to technology and the Internet, highlight various genres of cartoons and shed light on our pastimes and preoccupations. Brief profiles and mini-portfolios spotlight the work of key cartoonists, including Arno, Chast, Ziegler, and others. Enjoy this one-of-a-kind protrait of American life over the past eight decades, as captured by the talented pens and singular outlooks of the masters of the cartoonist's art.
Expansion of summary note: history, American culture, American history, Cultural history, New York, USA, American, United States, genres of cartoons, Depression, drinking, nudity, technology, Internet, decades, television, cars, space program, business culture, business, politics, collections, classic, 1920s, 1930s, 1940s, 1950s, 1960s, 1970s, 1980s, 1990s, 2000
Method of acquisition: Donation
Date of acquisition: 2020
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