(1984)

Harvey Pekar, 1976 Series
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Volume
[1]
Price
2.75 USD
Pages
60
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Harvey Pekar
Editing
Harvey Pekar
Color
Color cover; Black and White interior
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

American Splendor / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Harvey Pekar
Pencils
Sean Carroll
Inks
Sean Carroll
Colors
Sean Carroll?
Letters
Sean Carroll

Characters
Ed; Harvey Pekar; Toby Radloff

Lentils And Lent (Table of Contents: 1)

American Splendor / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Harvey Pekar
Pencils
Sean Carroll
Inks
Sean Carroll
Letters
Sean Carroll

Genre
biography
Characters
Harvey Pekar; Toby Radloff
Synopsis
Any connection between lentils and lent?
Keywords
autobiography

A Semi-Bummer Weekend (Table of Contents: 2)

American Splendor / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Harvey Pekar
Pencils
Sean Carroll
Inks
Sean Carroll
Letters
Sean Carroll

Genre
biography
Characters
Harvey Pekar; Jon; Joey Santorelli; Donna; Writer; Mr Santorelli
Synopsis
Jon comes to visit, but Harvey feels his stay doesn't go very well.
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

The Homestretch (Table of Contents: 3)

American Splendor / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Harvey Pekar
Pencils
May Midwest
Inks
May Midwest
Letters
May Midwest

Genre
biography
Characters
Harvey Pekar; Clyde
Synopsis
Clyde needs a burst of energy
Keywords
autobiography

a Short Visit (Table of Contents: 4)

American Splendor / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Harvey Pekar
Pencils
Barry Hoffman
Inks
Barry Hoffman
Letters
Barry Hoffman

Genre
biography
Characters
Harvey Pekar; Receptionist; Sam
Synopsis
Harvey has neglected to visit a colleague who was taken ill.
Keywords
autobiography

Who Are You Kidding? (Table of Contents: 5)

American Splendor / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Harvey Pekar
Pencils
Sean Carroll
Inks
Sean Carroll
Letters
Sean Carroll

Genre
biography
Characters
Harvey Pekar; Toby Radloff
Synopsis
Harvey and Toby talk about the Toto song "Rosanna" and the Saturday Night Live character "Rosanna Roseannadanna."
Keywords
autobiography

History Repeats Itself (Table of Contents: 6)

American Splendor / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Harvey Pekar
Pencils
Sean Carroll
Inks
Sean Carroll
Letters
Sean Carroll

Genre
biography
Characters
Harvey Pekar; Toby Radloff
Synopsis
What different generations consider harmful.
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

Free Ride (Table of Contents: 7)

American Splendor / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
Harvey Pekar
Pencils
Gary Dumm
Inks
Gary Dumm
Letters
Gary Dumm

Genre
biography
Characters
Herschel; Mr. Klein; Hustler
Synopsis
Herschel starts getting lifts to work from Mr Klein, but comes to dislike him.
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Herschel is Harvey Pekar.

A Harvey Pekar Story (Table of Contents: 8)

American Splendor / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Harvey Pekar
Pencils
Val Mayerik
Inks
Val Mayerik
Letters
Val Mayerik

Genre
biography
Characters
Harvey Pekar; Jon; Irving Lapidus
Synopsis
Jon has a Harvey Pekar experience.
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

One Of Life's Pleasures (Table of Contents: 9)

American Splendor / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Harvey Pekar
Pencils
Philip Fried
Inks
Bill Knapp
Letters
?

Genre
biography
Characters
Harvey Pekar; Mary; Dr Reynolds
Synopsis
Harvey asks which hospital in Cleveland has the best cafeteria.
Keywords
autobiography

The Garfield Monument (Table of Contents: 10)

American Splendor / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Harvey Pekar
Pencils
M. Sonoda
Inks
M. Sonoda
Letters
M. Sonoda

Genre
biography
Characters
Harvey Pekar; Joyce Brabner; Custodian
Synopsis
Harvey takes Joyce to the Garfield Monument and they meet a unusually informed custodian.
Keywords
autobiography

Hypothetical Quandary (Table of Contents: 11)

American Splendor / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Harvey Pekar
Pencils
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb]
Inks
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb]
Letters
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb]

Genre
biography
Characters
Harvey Pekar
Synopsis
What would it be like if Harvey could support himself as a writer?
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

Advertising (Table of Contents: 12)

American Splendor / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Harvey Pekar
Pencils
Sean Carroll
Inks
Sean Carroll
Letters
Sean Carroll

Genre
biography
Characters
Harvey Pekar; Toby Radloff
Synopsis
Good slogans.
Keywords
autobiography

Katherine Mansfield (Table of Contents: 13)

American Splendor / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Harvey Pekar
Pencils
Gary Dumm
Inks
Gary Dumm
Colors
Gary Dumm
Letters
Gary Dumm

Genre
biography
Characters
Harvey Pekar
Synopsis
Harvey ponders on how so many writers made the most of their time and died young.
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    American Splendor
  2. 1. Lentils And Lent
    American Splendor
  3. 2. A Semi-Bummer Weekend
    American Splendor
  4. 3. The Homestretch
    American Splendor
  5. 4. a Short Visit
    American Splendor
  6. 5. Who Are You Kidding?
    American Splendor
  7. 6. History Repeats Itself
    American Splendor
  8. 7. Free Ride
    American Splendor
  9. 8. A Harvey Pekar Story
    American Splendor
  10. 9. One Of Life's Pleasures
    American Splendor
  11. 10. The Garfield Monument
    American Splendor
  12. 11. Hypothetical Quandary
    American Splendor
  13. 12. Advertising
    American Splendor
  14. 13. Katherine Mansfield
    American Splendor
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