Raw

Raw Books, 1980 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
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1980
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Publication Dates:
Fall 1980 - September 1986
Number of Issues Published:
8 (#1 - #8)
Color:
Color Covers; Black & White Interiors with some Color
Dimensions:
10.5" x 14.12" (26.67 cm x 35.86 cm)
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched (#1-7); Squarebound (#8)
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series
Keywords:
Adult; alternative; treasury; underground comix.
Series Details:
Indicia Publishers:
Notes
Hand-assembled with various inserts in treasury format. Includes 'Maus Chapter' #1 to #7 by Art Spiegelman as separate comics; which were affixed to inside back cover (#1, 4" x 6"; in Raw #2) or center folds (#2 to #7; 4" x 6" or 6" x 9"; in Raw #3 to #8) and sometimes seen separately.
These chapters were published in revised form as: Maus: A Survivor's Tale (Pantheon, 1986 series).
Chapter 5 has the 4-page 'Prisoner on the Hell Planet' woven into the narrative; this human holocaust story appeared originally in Short Order Comix (Head Press, 1973 series) #1

This series was followed by: Raw (Penguin Books, 1989 series) vol.2 #1 to #3

see also: Read Yourself Raw (Pantheon, 1987 Series), which reprints excerpts from the first three issues, and: Funny Aminals (Apex Novelties, 1972 Series) for the first appearance of Maus
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