([September] 2000)

Random House, 2000 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price:
27.50 USD; 39.95 CAD
Pages:
388
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Pantheon Books
Brand:
?
ISBN:
978-0-375-40453-5 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
9780375404535 52750
Editing:
Chip Kidd [as Chas. I. Kidd]
Color:
color
Dimensions:
8.25" x 6.75" (20.95 cm x 17.14 cm)
Binding:
hardcover

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Corrigan / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Chris Ware
Inks:
Chris Ware
Colors:
Chris Ware
Letters:
Chris Ware

Characters:
Jimmy Corrigan; Super-man
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Includes a single illustration and a border margin design

General Instructions (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Chris Ware
Pencils:
Chris Ware
Inks:
Chris Ware
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

A mock introduction into the reading of comics, divided into five sections. Includes an "exam" and two tiny illustrations.

New Pictorial Language Makes Marks (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Chris Ware
Pencils:
Chris Ware
Inks:
Chris Ware
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Quimby the Mouse
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

A mock academic article from the "Journal of Liberal Arts Degrees" extolling the progress of "pictorial linguistics." Accompanied by a Quimby the Mouse diagram.

Jimmy Corrigan: The Smartest Kid on Earth (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Corrigan / comic story / 382 pages (report information)

Script:
Chris Ware
Pencils:
Chris Ware
Inks:
Chris Ware
Colors:
Chris Ware
Letters:
Chris Ware

Characters:
Jimmy Corrigan; Jimmy's Mom [Estelle]; Super-Man; Peggy; Jack; Jimmy's Dad [James William Corrigan]; Amos; Billy; Avery; Jimmy's Great Grandfather [William Corrigan]; Young Salesman Newsboy; Jimmy's Grandfather [James Reed Corrigan]; Jimmy's Great Great Grandmother [Marianne]; Matthew McClintock; William's Doctor; Andrew; Cheryl; Amy Corrigan; Mortician; Miss McGinty; Kinney; Phillip Stewart; Phillip's Mother; Marie; Phillip's Father; The Maid [Maya]; Antonio; Culbert; Dr. Smith; Dr. Wilson; Kevin; Stephanie; Howard Johnson; Tammy; Mrs. Nelson
Reprints:

Corrigenda (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Chris Ware
Pencils:
Chris Ware
Inks:
Chris Ware
Colors:
Chris Ware (duotone)
Letters:
Chris Ware

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Background details on how the story and book came into being. Accompanied by thirteen small drawings. Ends on inside back cover

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Chris Ware
Inks:
Chris Ware

Indexer Notes

Blank back cover except for a margin border design

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Jimmy Corrigan
  3. 2. General Instructions
  4. 3. New Pictorial Language Makes Marks
  5. 4. Jimmy Corrigan: The Smartest Kid on Earth
    Jimmy Corrigan
  6. 5. Corrigenda
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Steven Samuels