([July] 2013)

Fantagraphics, 2013 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
35.00 USD
Pages
368
On-sale date
2013-07-09
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
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Brand
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ISBN
978-1-60699-589-1 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781606995891 53500
Editing
Ken Parille; Eric Reynolds (Project Editor); Anne Mallory (Assistant Editor); Kristy Valenti (Editorial Assistance); Janice Lee (Copy Editor)
Color
Color Covers, Black & White Interior with some Color
Binding
Softcover
Publishing Format
One-Shot

Issue Notes

Available from the publisher's site a few weeks before the official 7/24/13 comic book store release date.

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

The individual issues of this series are each less than 50% comics. Only comics sequences are indexed and cover scans are accepted only if the issue has 10% indexed comics content.

Ghost World (Table of Contents: 1)

Ghost World / comic story / 72 pages (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes (duotone)
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Enid Coleslaw; Rebecca Doppelmeyer; Joey McCobb; John Ellis; Tom; Satanist Couple; Bob Skeetes; Melorra; Oomie; Carrie Vandenburg; John Crowley; Mr. Pierce; Josh; Naomi; Allen Weinstein; The Waiter [Allen]; Norman; Windy; Georgie Girl; Enid's Father; Joanie; Carol; Little Old Man; Duane; Hick Newscaster
Reprints

Four Cartoons from Ann Roy's Absolutely Normal (1947) (Table of Contents: 2)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Anne Roy
Pencils
Anne Roy
Inks
Anne Roy
Letters
typeset

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Titled "Career Woman," "Marriage is the only end," "Accepted standard" and "Maintain appearances..."

Where Are They Now? / Or Perhaps (Table of Contents: 3)

Ghost World / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
?
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Rebecca Doppelmeyer; Enid Coleslaw
Synopsis
Three alternate possibilities for the main characters.
Reprints

Blue Italian Shit (Table of Contents: 4)

Rodger Young / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes [as D. Clowes] (signed)
Pencils
Daniel Clowes [as D. Clowes] (signed)
Inks
Daniel Clowes [as D. Clowes] (signed)
Letters
Daniel Clowes [as D. Clowes] (signed)

Genre
drama
Characters
Rodger Young; Best Friend's Girlfriend; Bum; David; Nat; Neophyte Punk Girl; Larry; Homely Girl; Beautiful Girl from Around the Corner; Bemis; Leather Jacket Girl
Synopsis
Rodger reflects on his youth.
Reprints

Like A Weed, Joe (Table of Contents: 5)

Rodger Young / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes (signed)
Pencils
Daniel Clowes (signed)
Inks
Daniel Clowes (signed)
Letters
Daniel Clowes (signed)

Genre
drama
Characters
Rodger Young; Rodger's Grandfather; Rodger's Grandmother; Bemis; The Christs' Daughter
Synopsis
Rodger remembers a summer spent with his grandparents
Reprints

The Party (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Genre
drama
Characters
Daniel Clowes
Synopsis
Dan goes to a party to meet some people, but they're not there.
Reprints

Who Would You Rather Fuck: Ginger or Mary Ann? (Table of Contents: 7)

Buddy Bradley / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
Buddy Bradley; Stinky; Lisa
Reprints

Black Nylon (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 6.5 pages (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Genre
satire-parody; superhero
Characters
Cap'n; Shrink; Boy Hero; Nutcase Woman; Doctor; The Hag; The Boy
Synopsis
The sordid life of a superhero
Reprints

Just Another Day... (Table of Contents: 9)

Daniel G. Clowes / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Genre
biography
Characters
Daniel Clowes; Steve
Synopsis
Clowes directs his cast
Reprints

Introduction (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes; Rick Altergott (single panel)
Inks
Daniel Clowes; Rick Altergott (single panel)
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Daniel Clowes; Dr. Zorba; Neophyte Mogul; Emotional Invalid; Dan Pussey
Synopsis
The artist explores his ambivalence to the mainstream comic book world from adolescence to adulthood.
Reprints
Keywords
comic book shop; comic convention

Indexer Notes

Altergott's artwork shows up in the next-to-last panel on page one.

Art School Confidential (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
Daniel Clowes; Rich Guy; Has-Been Famous Artist Professor; Self-Obsessed Neurotic Art-Girl; Practical Art Teacher; Super-Ugly Art-School Gal; Beautiful Art-School Girl; Female Nude Model; Male Nude Model; Technological Wizard [Carol]; Hopeless Case; Joe Pro; Mom; Mr. Phantasy; Macho Art-Sadist; Desperate Fellow; Pragmatist Art-School Professor; Nick Friedman; Acne-Ridden Metalhead; Art Supply Store Clerk; Assistant Art Director; Art Teacher; Geraldine
Reprints

Ugly Girls (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes [as Danny Clowes] (signed)
Pencils
Daniel Clowes [as Danny Clowes] (signed)
Inks
Daniel Clowes [as Danny Clowes] (signed)
Letters
Daniel Clowes [as Danny Clowes] (signed)

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
Charlie
Reprints

King Ego (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Dan Clowes
Synopsis
Dan opens his reader mail.
Reprints

Man-Child (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Genre
humor
Characters
Man-Child
Reprints
Keywords
office building; singing

Tom Pudd (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
Tom Pudd
Reprints
Keywords
classical piano concert; masterpiece painting

Wallace Wood (Table of Contents: 16)

comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Wallace Wood
Reprints

You (Table of Contents: 17)

comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Reprints

Justin M. Damiano (Table of Contents: 18)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Justin M. Damiano; Marion Putman-Zeiring; Roy Eppley; Courtney Heisler; Movie Director
Reprints
Keywords
film critics; internet blogger; press screening
Editing
Related Scans
Table of Contents
  1. 1. Ghost World
    Ghost World
  2. 2. Four Cartoons from Ann Roy's Absolutely Normal (1947)
  3. 3. Where Are They Now? / Or Perhaps
    Ghost World
  4. 4. Blue Italian Shit
    Rodger Young
  5. 5. Like A Weed, Joe
    Rodger Young
  6. 6. The Party
  7. 7. Who Would You Rather Fuck: Ginger or Mary Ann?
    Buddy Bradley
  8. 8. Black Nylon
  9. 9. Just Another Day...
    Daniel G. Clowes
  10. 10. Introduction
  11. 11. Art School Confidential
  12. 12. Ugly Girls
  13. 13. King Ego
  14. 14. Man-Child
  15. 15. Tom Pudd
  16. 16. Wallace Wood
  17. 17. You
  18. 18. Justin M. Damiano
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