(December 1993)

Drawn & Quarterly, 1993 Series
 
Volume
1
Price
12.95 CAD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
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Indicia / Colophon Publisher
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Brand
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ISBN
0-9696701-4-1 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
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Editing
Chris Oliveros; Marina Lesenko; Steve Solomos
Color
Colour cover; Mixed Colour and Black and White interior
Dimensions
Large Sized Paperback
Binding
Paperback with Dustjacket flaps
Publishing Format
One-Shot

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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Pencils
Maurice Vellekoop
Inks
Maurice Vellekoop
Colors
Maurice Vellekoop

[Endpapers] (Table of Contents: 1)

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Maurice Vellekoop
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Maurice Vellekoop
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Maurice Vellekoop
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?

Indexer Notes

Endpaper illustrations, thematically linked to the cover and back cover art.

Introduction (Table of Contents: 2)

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Script
Peter Bagge
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Santiago Cohen (painting)
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Santiago Cohen (painting)
Colors
Santiago Cohen (painting)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Half-page introduction by Peter Bagge, along with a half-page piece by Santiago Cohen.

Night Sky (Table of Contents: 3)

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Script
Seth
Pencils
Seth
Inks
Seth
Letters
Seth

Genre
drama
Synopsis
A man drives down a highway and sees lightning.
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Credo (Table of Contents: 4)

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Script
Richard Sala
Pencils
Richard Sala
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Richard Sala
Colors
Richard Sala
Letters
Richard Sala

Synopsis
A man is obsessed with television.
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Black Cherry (Table of Contents: 5)

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Script
Michael Dougan
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Michael Dougan
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Michael Dougan
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Michael Dougan

Genre
biography
Characters
Michael Dougan; Black Cherry Man
Synopsis
Michael works in an ice-cream parlor where every day a man comes in and orders black cherry ice cream.
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Keywords
autobiography

A Folk Tale (Table of Contents: 6)

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Seth
Pencils
Seth (painting)
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Seth (painting)
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Seth (painting)
Letters
Seth

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8 Pillars of Gay Culture (Table of Contents: 7)

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Script
Maurice Vellekoop
Pencils
Maurice Vellekoop
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Maurice Vellekoop
Letters
Maurice Vellekoop

Characters
Oscar Wilde
Synopsis
Eight things that gay men identify with, including Sunset Boulevard, Ancient Greece and the Wizard of Oz movie.
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Sh-Boom (Life Could Be A Dream) (Table of Contents: 8)

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Script
James Keyes; Claude Feaster; Carl Feaster; Floyd F. McRae; James Edwards (all uncredited)
Pencils
Carel Moiseiwitsch
Inks
Carel Moiseiwitsch
Letters
Carel Moiseiwitsch

Synopsis
A man gets dressed up as a woman to go out on a date.
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Indexer Notes

Uses the lyrics to the 1960's song, Sh-Boom. Credits for the lyrics of the song from Wikipedia (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sh-Boom)

Claudia (Table of Contents: 9)

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Script
Marti; Kate Sibbald (translation)
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Marti
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Marti
Letters
?

Synopsis
Various men recount their relationships with the angelic Claudia.
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My Darkest Secret (Table of Contents: 10)

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Joe Matt
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Joe Matt
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Joe Matt
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Joe Matt
Letters
Joe Matt

Genre
biography
Characters
Joe Matt
Synopsis
Joe goes to New York City and has an encounter with a prostitute in a porn theatre.
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Why I'm A-Gin Southern Min! (Table of Contents: 11)

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Script
Carol Tyler
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Carol Tyler
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Carol Tyler
Letters
Carol Tyler

Genre
biography
Characters
Carol Tyler
Synopsis
Carol explains why men from the Southern states drive her crazy.
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Keywords
autobiography

How To Avoid The Creepy Guy Syndrome (Table of Contents: 12)

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Michael Dougan
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Michael Dougan
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Michael Dougan
Letters
Michael Dougan

Synopsis
A woman relates things that men say that really bug her.
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Talkin' Nineties (Table of Contents: 13)

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Roberta Gregory
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Roberta Gregory
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Roberta Gregory
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Roberta Gregory

Synopsis
A man and a woman argue about who is more inadequate and how to communicate more openly.
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A Brief History Of Civilisation (Table of Contents: 14)

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David Mazzucchelli
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David Mazzucchelli
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David Mazzucchelli
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David Mazzucchelli
Letters
David Mazzucchelli

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Indexer Notes

Black-&-white, with brown tones.

Life Cycle (Table of Contents: 15)

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Script
Santiago Cohen
Pencils
Santiago Cohen
Inks
Santiago Cohen
Colors
Santiago Cohen
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
The odd relationships between people in a family.
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Visitors In The Night (Table of Contents: 16)

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Script
Debbie Drechsler
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Debbie Drechsler
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Debbie Drechsler
Letters
Debbie Drechsler

Synopsis
Debbie eats too many cookies in the middle of the night to block the reality of what is happening to her.
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Constellations (Table of Contents: 17)

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Debbie Drechsler
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Debbie Drechsler
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Debbie Drechsler
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Debie Dreschsler
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Debbie Drechsler

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Indexer Notes

Not reprinted from an issue of Drawn & Quarterly. First appeared here.

Within Three Seconds (Table of Contents: 18)

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Script
Marti; Kate Sibbald (translation)
Pencils
Marti
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Marti
Letters
?

Synopsis
Twelve things that could happen in three seconds.
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@#$*! (Table of Contents: 19)

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Script
Peter Kuper
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Peter Kuper (painting)
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Peter Kuper (painting)
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Peter Kuper (painting)

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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20)

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Script
Julie Doucet
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Julie Doucet
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Julie Doucet
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Julie Doucet

First Line of Dialogue or Text
So... Your Place Or Mine
Genre
biography
Characters
Julie Doucet
Synopsis
Julie and her boyfriend walk drunk through the snow.
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House of Angels (Table of Contents: 21)

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Santiago Cohen
Pencils
Santiago Cohen
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Santiago Cohen
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typeset

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The Strange Case of Ross Brown (Table of Contents: 22)

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Script
Dennis Worden
Pencils
Dennis Worden; Ross Brown
Inks
Dennis Worden
Letters
Dennis Worden

Genre
biography
Characters
Dennis Worden; Ross Brown; Ross Brown's Father [Popeye]
Synopsis
Dennis recounts a friend of his who got too involved in the drug culture.
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Keywords
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Last panel has a drawing that Dennis says is by Ross Brown. Ross Brown's father is drawn as Popeye.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 23)

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Script
Luc Giard
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Luc Giard (painting)
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Luc Giard (painting)
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Luc Giard (painting)
Letters
Luc Giard

First Line of Dialogue or Text
My Father's A Brain Specialist
Synopsis
Four panels about a family and their relationships to head injuries.
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At Night, Coming Home... (Table of Contents: 24)

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Julie Doucet
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Julie Doucet
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Julie Doucet
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Julie Doucet

Genre
biography
Characters
Julie Doucet; Charlie (her cat)
Synopsis
Julie comes home to find her apartment booby-trapped with guillotines.
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Keywords
autobiography

Fate (Table of Contents: 25)

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Script
Francisco Torres Linhart [as Linhart]; Kate Sibbald (translation)
Pencils
Francisco Torres Linhart [as Linhart]
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Francisco Torres Linhart [as Linhart]
Colors
Francisco Torres Linhart [as Linhart]
Letters
?

Synopsis
Sapo is hit by a car and wonders about alternate versions of his life.
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Homoman (Table of Contents: 26)

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Script
Maurice Vellekoop
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Maurice Vellekoop
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Maurice Vellekoop
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Maurice Vellekoop

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
Homoman
Synopsis
Parody of Superman's origin as if Superman was gay.
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Geometrical Beastniks; The Beastniks (Table of Contents: 27)

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J. D. King
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J. D. King
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J. D. King
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J. D. King
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J. D. King

Genre
satire-parody
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The Beastniks Speak Out! (Table of Contents: 28)

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J. D. King
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J. D. King
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J. D. King
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J. D. King

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
The Beastniks
Synopsis
The Beastniks explain their philosophy.
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Extreme Generation (Table of Contents: 29)

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Mary Fleener
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Mary Fleener
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Mary Fleener
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Mary Fleener
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Mary Fleener

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biography
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Mary Fleener
Synopsis
Mary blasts people who make extreme changes in their lives.
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Keywords
autobiography

Aug. 16th, 1989 (Table of Contents: 30)

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Joe Matt
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Joe Matt
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Joe Matt
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Joe Matt

Genre
biography
Characters
Joe Matt; Jesus Christ; John Lennon
Synopsis
Joe Matt has a dream about meeting Jesus and Lennon and how he believed in each at different times.
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Keywords
autobiography

Music (Table of Contents: 31)

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Maurice Vellekoop
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Maurice Vellekoop (painting)
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Maurice Vellekoop (painting)
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Maurice Vellekoop (painting)
Letters
Maurice Vellekoop

Synopsis
A young man listens to music and it colours his day.
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Liquid (Table of Contents: 32)

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Script
Clara Bayliss Collier
Pencils
David Collier
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David Collier
Letters
David Collier

Synopsis
The story of water in a person's life.
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Why? (Table of Contents: 33)

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Seth
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Seth
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Seth
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Seth
Letters
Seth

Genre
biography
Characters
Seth; Gary Evans
Synopsis
Seth recounts a childhood story where he was cruel to a mentally ill neighbour.
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Keywords
autobiography

A Dear John Letter From Your Dog On Moving Day (Table of Contents: 34)

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Script
Philip Fine
Pencils
John Oliveros
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John Oliveros
Letters
John Oliveros

Genre
humour
Synopsis
A letter from a dog who is leaving his owner on the day he moves out of an apartment and into a house.
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Night Job (Table of Contents: 35)

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Maurice Vellekoop
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Maurice Vellekoop
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Maurice Vellekoop
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Maurice Vellekoop

Synopsis
A woman vaccuums an office and goes home on a streetcar at night.
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Indexer Notes

No dialogue.

Biographies (Table of Contents: 36)

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Santiago Cohen (painting)
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Santiago Cohen (painting)
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Santiago Cohen (painting)
Letters
typeset

Genre
biography
Synopsis
Brief biographies of the creators in the book, along with a painted piece by Santiago Cohen.

[Endpapers] (Table of Contents: 37)

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Maurice Vellekoop
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Maurice Vellekoop
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Maurice Vellekoop

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A two page illustration, beginning on final interior page and continuing onto inside back cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 38)

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Maurice Vellekoop
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Maurice Vellekoop
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Maurice Vellekoop

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On back cover of book.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [Endpapers]
  3. 2. Introduction
  4. 3. Night Sky
  5. 4. Credo
  6. 5. Black Cherry
  7. 6. A Folk Tale
  8. 7. 8 Pillars of Gay Culture
  9. 8. Sh-Boom (Life Could Be A Dream)
  10. 9. Claudia
  11. 10. My Darkest Secret
  12. 11. Why I'm A-Gin Southern Min!
  13. 12. How To Avoid The Creepy Guy Syndrome
  14. 13. Talkin' Nineties
  15. 14. A Brief History Of Civilisation
  16. 15. Life Cycle
  17. 16. Visitors In The Night
  18. 17. Constellations
  19. 18. Within Three Seconds
  20. 19. @#$*!
  21. 20. ["So... Your Place Or Mine"]
  22. 21. House of Angels
  23. 22. The Strange Case of Ross Brown
  24. 23. ["My Father's A Brain Specialist"]
  25. 24. At Night, Coming Home...
  26. 25. Fate
  27. 26. Homoman
  28. 27. Geometrical Beastniks; The Beastniks
  29. 28. The Beastniks Speak Out!
    The Beastniks
  30. 29. Extreme Generation
  31. 30. Aug. 16th, 1989
  32. 31. Music
  33. 32. Liquid
  34. 33. Why?
  35. 34. A Dear John Letter From Your Dog On Moving Day
  36. 35. Night Job
  37. 36. Biographies
  38. 37. [Endpapers]
  39. 38. [no title indexed]
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