(1989)

Harvey Pekar, 1976 Series
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Volume
[1]
Price
3.50 USD
Pages
60
Indicia Frequency
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
?
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
Joe Zabel
Inks
Gary Dumm
Colors
Joe Zabel
Letters
Gary Dumm?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You f----d up a great thing.
Genre
biography
Characters
Harvey Pekar; David Letterman
Synopsis
Dave bawls out Harvey.
Keywords
autobiography

Rabbi's Vife (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Harvey Pekar
Pencils
Drew Friedman
Inks
Drew Friedman
Letters
Drew Friedman

Genre
biography
Characters
Harvey Pekar; Dr Gesundheit (?)
Synopsis
Harvey is told a joke.
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

The L.A. Performance Scene (As Described by George DiCaprio) (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
George DiCaprio; Harvey Pekar
Pencils
Paul Mavrides
Inks
Paul Mavrides
Letters
Paul Mavrides

Genre
drama; humor
Characters
Performance Artist John
Synopsis
A unique stage act.
Reprints

Adam Pukes On Halloween (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Harvey Pekar
Pencils
Frank Stack
Inks
Frank Stack
Letters
Frank Stack

Genre
drama
Characters
Harvey Pekar; George DiCaprio; Adam DiCaprio
Synopsis
George's son pukes in the car and George thinks he's got a result, but...
Reprints

Lost And Found (Table of Contents: 4)

American Splendor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Harvey Pekar
Pencils
Joe Zabel
Inks
Gary Dumm
Letters
?

Genre
biography
Characters
Harvey Pekar; Joyce Brabner; Wallet owner; Bookstore owner
Synopsis
Harvey is called from work as his wife is locked out of the house. Later on he can't find the Italo Svevo novel he's been reading, but does find a wallet.
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

Free Association (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
Harvey Pekar
Pencils
Alison Bechdel
Inks
Alison Bechdel
Letters
Alison Bechdel

Genre
drama
Characters
Man With Short Sleeve Shirt; Ben
Synopsis
A rant about the Oliver North case.
Reprints

Gallantry (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
Harvey Pekar
Pencils
Alison Bechdel
Inks
Alison Bechdel
Letters
Alison Bechdel

Genre
drama
Synopsis
Overheard at a diner.
Reprints
  • from Northwest Extra! #7 ?

The Pacifist (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
Harvey Pekar
Pencils
Don Simpson
Inks
Don Simpson
Letters
Don Simpson

Genre
biography
Characters
Harvey Pekar; Joyce Brabner; Security Guard
Synopsis
A gun belt drops.
Keywords
autobiography

No Parking (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
Harvey Pekar
Pencils
Joe Zabel
Inks
Gary Dumm
Letters
Gary Dumm ?

Genre
biography
Characters
Harvey Pekar; Joyce Brabner; Neighbour
Synopsis
The city re-zones the parking areas.
Keywords
autobiography

Passport To Pimlico (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script
Harvey Pekar
Pencils
Joe Zabel; Greg Budgett (insert art)
Inks
Joe Zabel; Gary Dumm (insert art)
Letters
Joe Zabel

Genre
biography
Characters
Harvey Pekar; Joyce Brabner; Lou Kallie; Linda Kallie; Barbara; Doctor; Jim Prohaska
Synopsis
A guy Harvey knows turns up for treatment in the hospital where he works.
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

Pre-Dawn Ride (Table of Contents: 10)

Harvey Pekar / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Harvey Pekar
Pencils
Gary Dumm; Linda Darnell Dumm (assists)
Inks
Gary Dumm; Linda Darnell Dumm (assists)
Letters
Gary Dumm; Linda Darnell Dumm (assists)

Genre
biography
Characters
Harvey Pekar
Synopsis
Harvey gets up early to drive to the airport.
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

Shepherds And Sheep (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Script
Harvey Pekar
Pencils
William Fogg
Inks
William Fogg
Letters
William Fogg

Genre
biography
Characters
Harvey Pekar; Dave
Synopsis
Harvey and Dave talk about the USA stockpiling weapons.
Keywords
autobiography

The Grand Finale (Table of Contents: 12)

American Splendor / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Harvey Pekar
Pencils
William Fogg
Inks
William Fogg
Letters
William Fogg

Genre
biography
Characters
Harvey Pekar; David Letterman
Synopsis
Harvey goes back on David Letterman's show and talks politics.
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

Typing (Table of Contents: 13)

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

Script
Harvey Pekar
Pencils
Ed Wesolowski
Inks
Ed Wesolowski
Letters
Ed Wesolowski

Genre
biography
Characters
Harvey Pekar; Toby Radloff
Synopsis
Harvey gets Toby to type an article for which he'll be paid by the hour, but isn't pleased at the speed.
Keywords
autobiography

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

American Splendor / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Harvey Pekar
Pencils
Rebecca Huntington
Inks
Rebecca Huntington
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ah be se'ny one nex' Joolah
Genre
drama
Characters
Senior on the Left; Senior on the Right
Synopsis
Two guys talking at a bar.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The art is gray wash rather than traditional black and white pencils and inks.

A Dance To Spring (Table of Contents: 15)

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

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

Genre
biography
Characters
Harvey Pekar; Joyce Brabner
Synopsis
Mars are giving away free bars in New York.
Keywords
autobiography
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["You f----d up a great thing."]
    American Splendor
  2. 1. Rabbi's Vife
    American Splendor
  3. 2. The L.A. Performance Scene (As Described by George DiCaprio)
    American Splendor
  4. 3. Adam Pukes On Halloween
    American Splendor
  5. 4. Lost And Found
    American Splendor
  6. 5. Free Association
    American Splendor
  7. 6. Gallantry
    American Splendor
  8. 7. The Pacifist
    American Splendor
  9. 8. No Parking
    American Splendor
  10. 9. Passport To Pimlico
    American Splendor
  11. 10. Pre-Dawn Ride
    Harvey Pekar
  12. 11. Shepherds And Sheep
    American Splendor
  13. 12. The Grand Finale
    American Splendor
  14. 13. Typing
    American Splendor
  15. 14. ["Ah be se'ny one nex' Joolah"]
    American Splendor
  16. 15. A Dance To Spring
    American Splendor
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