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Material Type: Book
Collection: Comics
Call Number: US SPECFIC HER2007
Title: Chance in Hell
Remainder of title: A Love and Rockets Book; From the story "Empress of the Known Universe"
Personal name: Hernandez, Gilbert; Rick Altergott (cover painting)
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Barcode # Description Status Status Dt Due Back
002831 checked in 2018-09-01 22:43:02

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Topical term or geographic name as entry element: Speculative Fiction
International Standard Book Number: 9781560978336
Place of publication, distribution, etc.: Seattle, Washington
Name of publisher, distributor, etc.: Fantagraphics Books
Other physical details: 120 pages
Summary, etc. note: Gilbert Hernandez's first original graphic novel from Fantagraphics tells the story about a little orphan girl who lives in the slum of slums. Nobody knows who she is or where she's from, but her fellow shantytown inhabitants collectively look over her. The three-act story follows our heroine as she is adopted by a decent man who raises her well, and she eventually marries a kind, well-to-do man, only to discover that she can't relate to the good life and the comforts it provides.
Expansion of summary note: United States, America, US, California, haunting, black and white, magic realism, political, pulp, B-movies, childhood, unsettling, past, outsiders
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