(September 2015)

Fantagraphics, 2015 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
24.99 USD
Pages
172
On-sale date
2015-08-26
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fantagraphics Books Inc.
Brand
FB
ISBN
978-1-60699-878-6 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781606998786 52499
Editing
Eric Reynolds (editor, associate publisher); Glenn Head (book design); Keeli McCarthy (book design); Paul Baresh (production); Gary Groth (publisher)
Color
color cover, black & white interior
Dimensions
8 in. x 10.25 in.
Paper Stock
bright white paper interior
Binding
hardcover
Publishing Format
one-shot

Issue Notes

Cover states "Chicago A Comix Memoir by Glenn Head."


["Uhhh... spare change?"..] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Glenn Head
Pencils
Glenn Head
Inks
Glenn Head
Colors
Glenn Head
Letters
Glenn Head

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Glenn Head
Pencils
Glenn Head
Inks
Glenn Head
Colors
Glenn Head
Letters
Glenn Head

First Line of Dialogue or Text
June 1977

Indexer Notes

Front endpapers.

Introduction (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Phoebe Gloeckner (credited)
Pencils
Glenn Head (illustration)
Inks
Glenn Head (illustration)
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 154 pages (report information)

Script
Glenn Head
Pencils
Glenn Head
Inks
Glenn Head
Letters
Glenn Head

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Madison, New Jersey 1977
Synopsis
Somewhat fictionalized autobiographical account of Glenn's (called Glen with one 'n' in the story) entry into comics including meeting Robert Crumb, Skip Williamson, and Muhammad Ali.

Mostly takes place in 1977-1978 but then skips forward to 2010.

Indexer Notes

Includes a one page strip from 1977 called "Chicago Rooming House" based on a poem by Jack Micheline.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
Glenn Head
Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This book is dedicated to...

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Glenn Head
Pencils
Glenn Head
Inks
Glenn Head
Colors
Glenn Head
Letters
Glenn Head

First Line of Dialogue or Text
November 1977

Indexer Notes

Rear endpapers.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Uhhh... spare change?"..]
  2. 1. ["June 1977"]
  3. 2. Introduction
  4. 3. ["Madison, New Jersey 1977"]
  5. 4. ["This book is dedicated to..."]
  6. 5. ["November 1977"]
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
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