(1980)

Harvey Pekar, 1976 Series
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Price:
2.00 USD
Pages:
60
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?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
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Brand:
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ISBN:
?
Barcode:
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Color:
Color cover; Black and White interior
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

["I'm wracking my prain tryink to find chokes zat you can poot in your book but you don't like..."] (Table of Contents)

American Splendor / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Harvey Pekar [as Pekar] (signed)
Pencils:
Robert Crumb [as Crumb] (signed)
Inks:
Robert Crumb [as Crumb] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Robert Crumb [as Crumb] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Harvey Pekar; Doctor
Synopsis:
A doctor wants to submit jokes for Harvey's comic.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Excerpt (Table of Contents)

American Splendor / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Harvey Pekar
Pencils:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Inks:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Letters:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Harvey Pekar
Synopsis:
The story of how a guy made $800 in one phone call to his broker.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Freddy Visits for the Weekend (Table of Contents)

American Splendor / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Harvey Pekar
Pencils:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb]
Inks:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb]
Letters:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb]

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Harvey Pekar; Freddy; Sharon; Morris
Synopsis:
Harvey's friend Freddy is in town and nobody wants him to stay at their house.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Vox Populi (Table of Contents)

American Splendor / comic story / 0.66 page (report information)

Script:
Harvey Pekar
Pencils:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Inks:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Letters:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Harvey Pekar; British Guy
Synopsis:
A view on the problem of drugs.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Untitled (Table of Contents)

American Splendor / comic story / 0.34 page (report information)

Script:
Harvey Pekar
Pencils:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Inks:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Letters:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Harvey Pekar; Mr. Boats
Synopsis:
So much is said in silence.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Hospital Fun (Table of Contents)

American Splendor / comic story / 0.34 page (report information)

Script:
Harvey Pekar
Pencils:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Inks:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Letters:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Receptionist
Synopsis:
How not to get what you want.
Reprints:

Hospital Fun No. 2 (Table of Contents)

American Splendor / comic story / 0.66 page (report information)

Script:
Harvey Pekar
Pencils:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Inks:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Letters:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Patient; Receptionist
Synopsis:
A patient demands some of a sandwich.
Reprints:

Emil (Table of Contents)

American Splendor / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Harvey Pekar
Pencils:
Greg Budgett
Inks:
Gary Dumm
Letters:
Gary Dumm

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Harvey Pekar; Emil
Synopsis:
Harvey remembers a guy who used to live in his neighbourhood.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Scenes From Star Books (Table of Contents)

American Splendor / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Harvey Pekar
Pencils:
Greg Budgett
Inks:
Gary Dumm
Letters:
Gary Dumm

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Harvey Pekar; George Costakis; William; Sports Customer; College Kids
Synopsis:
Harvey remembers the owner of a book store he used to frequent.
Keywords:
autobiography

Leonard & Marie (Table of Contents)

American Splendor / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Harvey Pekar
Pencils:
Gary Dumm
Inks:
Gary Dumm
Letters:
Gary Dumm

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Harvey Pekar; Leonard; Marie
Synopsis:
Harvey tries to bring two single friends together.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Mrs. Roosevelt and the Young Queen of Greece (Table of Contents)

American Splendor / comic story / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Harvey Pekar
Pencils:
Gary Dumm
Inks:
Greg Budgett
Letters:
Gary Dumm

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Harvey Pekar; Louie; Old Guy
Synopsis:
Harvey overhears a conversation.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Busman's Holiday (Table of Contents)

American Splendor / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Harvey Pekar
Pencils:
Greg Budgett
Inks:
Gary Dumm
Letters:
Gary Dumm

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Gabe; Barbershop Customer
Synopsis:
Gabe talks about what he did when he went to L.A.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Coventry Night (Table of Contents)

American Splendor / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Harvey Pekar
Pencils:
Greg Budgett
Inks:
Gary Dumm
Letters:
Gary Dumm

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Harvey Pekar
Synopsis:
Harvey listens in to an immigrant's conversation.

An Everyday Horror Story (Table of Contents)

American Splendor / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script:
Harvey Pekar
Pencils:
Gerry Shamray
Inks:
Gerry Shamray
Letters:
Gerry Shamray

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Harvey Pekar; Lark; Art Lande (cameo); April; Doctor; Parrington's Secretary; Retired Professor; Seattle Doctor; Harvey's Chicago Buddy; Dr X; Miss Watson; Conservative Doctor; Head of ENT Dept.; Dr. Y
Synopsis:
Harvey's voice goes on his honeymoon, and it's diagnosed as a vocal cord nodule.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Kaparra (Table of Contents)

American Splendor / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Harvey Pekar
Pencils:
Gerry Shamray
Inks:
Gerry Shamray
Letters:
Gerry Shamray

Genre:
historical
Characters:
Jewish man
Synopsis:
A story from a concentration camp survivor.
Reprints:

Mr. Boats' Miracle Cure (Table of Contents)

American Splendor / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Harvey Pekar
Pencils:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Inks:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Harvey Pekar; Mr Boats
Synopsis:
Mr Boats' cold cure.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["I'm wracking my prain tryink to find chokes zat you can poot in your book but you don't like..."]
    American Splendor
  2. 1. Excerpt
    American Splendor
  3. 2. Freddy Visits for the Weekend
    American Splendor
  4. 3. Vox Populi
    American Splendor
  5. 4. Untitled
    American Splendor
  6. 5. Hospital Fun
    American Splendor
  7. 6. Hospital Fun No. 2
    American Splendor
  8. 7. Emil
    American Splendor
  9. 8. Scenes From Star Books
    American Splendor
  10. 9. Leonard & Marie
    American Splendor
  11. 10. Mrs. Roosevelt and the Young Queen of Greece
    American Splendor
  12. 11. Busman's Holiday
    American Splendor
  13. 12. Coventry Night
    American Splendor
  14. 13. An Everyday Horror Story
    American Splendor
  15. 14. Kaparra
    American Splendor
  16. 15. Mr. Boats' Miracle Cure
    American Splendor
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