(July 1990)

Fantagraphics, 1990 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
16.95 USD; 20.50 CAD
Pages
140
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fantagraphics Books
Brand
Fantagraphics Books
ISBN
1-56097-017-0 Search at WorldCat
Editing
Gary Groth
Color
Color Cover, Black & White Interior
Binding
Softcover
Publishing Format
Collected Edition

Issue Notes

Also published in a hardcover edition which is listed separately.

An expanded edition with brand new material was published by Drawn & Quarterly in 2018.


[Read This Book! It's Cheaper Than Therapy] (Table of Contents)

The Bunch / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Pencils
Aline Kominsky-Crumb (painting)
Inks
Aline Kominsky-Crumb (painting)
Colors
Aline Kominsky-Crumb (painting)
Letters
Aline Kominsky-Crumb

Characters
Aline Kominsky-Crumb; Robert Crumb; Sophie Crumb; Mr. Bunch; Blabette Goldsmith; Arnie Goldsmith; Akkie Goldsmith

Love That Bunch (Table of Contents: 1)

credits, title page / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Inks
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Letters
typeset

Characters
Aline Kominsky-Crumb

Indexer Notes

Title and publisher page with a small-self portrait; Production, copyright and bibliographical credits page

Introduction (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Harvey Pekar
Pencils
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Inks
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Letters
typeset

Characters
Aline Kominsky-Crumb

Indexer Notes

Includes a single small self-portrait illustration.

Contents (Table of Contents: 3)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Inks
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Includes a single small illustration.

The Young Bunch an Unromantic Nonadventure Story (Table of Contents: 4)

The Bunch / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Pencils
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Inks
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Letters
Aline Kominsky-Crumb

Genre
biography
Characters
The Bunch [Aline Kominsky]; Al; Carol; George Harrison (cameo); John Lennon (cameo); Paul McCartney (cameo); Ringo Starr (cameo); Annette [Blabette Goldsmith]; Arnold [Arnie Goldsmith]; The Fugs [Ken Weaver; Ed Sanders; Tuli Kupferberg]; Betsy; Vinnie [Vinny Leary]
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

Hey Dig It Man (Table of Contents: 5)

The Bunch / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Pencils
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Inks
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Letters
Aline Kominsky-Crumb

Genre
biography
Characters
The Bunch [Aline Kominsky-Crumb]; Blabette Goldsmith; Arnie Goldsmith
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

My Fat Came Between Us (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Pencils
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Inks
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Letters
Aline Kominsky-Crumb

Characters
Ethel; Herbie
Reprints

Bunch Plays With Herself (Table of Contents: 7)

The Bunch / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Aline Kominsky] (signed)
Pencils
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Aline Kominsky] (signed)
Inks
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Aline Kominsky] (signed)
Letters
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Aline Kominsky] (signed)

Genre
biography
Characters
The Bunch [Aline Kominsky-Crumb]
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

Oh Camp So Dear (Table of Contents: 8)

The Bunch / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Aline Kominsky] (signed)
Pencils
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Aline Kominsky] (signed)
Inks
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Aline Kominsky] (signed)
Letters
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Aline Kominsky] (signed)

Genre
biography
Characters
The Bunch [Aline Kominsky-Crumb]; Penny; Bev; Marilyn Goldman; Patti; Jan; Camp Mother; Hank Rosengarten; Debbie; Lee Weissbach; Sheldon; Kenny; Mike; Steve; Joel; Sok [Stanley Sokoloff]; Howard; Arnie Goldsmith; The Mulligan Sisters; Schlub at the Bar; Taxi Driver; The Bugler; Mommy [Blabette Goldsmith]
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

Mr. Bunch (Table of Contents: 9)

The Bunch / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Mr. Kominsky] (signed)
Pencils
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Mr. Kominsky] (signed)
Inks
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Mr. Kominsky] (signed)
Letters
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Mr. Kominsky] (signed)

Genre
biography
Characters
The Bunch [Aline Kominsky-Crumb]; Mr. Bunch
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

Mondo Condo (Table of Contents: 10)

The Bunch and Her Family / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Mrs. Pushinsky] (signed)
Pencils
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Mrs. Pushinsky] (signed)
Inks
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Mrs. Pushinsky] (signed)
Letters
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Mrs. Pushinsky] (signed)

Genre
biography
Characters
The Bunch [Aline Kominsky-Crumb]; Great Grandfather; Great Grandmother; Joe; Grandmother; Arnie Goldsmith; Blabette Goldsmith
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

Arnie's Air Conditioner (Table of Contents: 11)

The Bunch / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Aline Kominsky] (signed)
Pencils
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Aline Kominsky] (signed)
Inks
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Aline Kominsky] (signed)
Letters
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Aline Kominsky] (signed)

Genre
biography
Characters
The Bunch [Aline Kominsky-Crumb]; Blabette Goldsmith; Arnie Goldsmith; Aaron Schwartz
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

Blabette 'n' Arnie: A Story About the Bunch's Parents (Table of Contents: 12)

The Bunch / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Aline Kominsky] (signed)
Pencils
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Aline Kominsky] (signed)
Inks
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Aline Kominsky] (signed)
Letters
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Aline Kominsky] (signed)

Genre
biography
Characters
Blabette Goldsmith; Arnie; Arnie's Mom; Seymour; Blabette's Mom; Blabette's Dad [Joe Rosenberg]; The Bunch [Aline Kominsky-Crumb]; Mrs. B; Akkie Goldsmith; The Bunch's Teacher; Mrs. Washington; Philly Leone; Aaron Schwartz; Mr. Bishnarf; Vic
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

Blabette's Best Customer (Table of Contents: 13)

The Bunch / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Pencils
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Inks
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Letters
Aline Kominsky-Crumb

Genre
biography
Characters
The Bunch [Aline Kominsky-Crumb]; Blabette Goldsmith; Rick Snitnarf
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

Grief on Long Island (Table of Contents: 14)

The Bunch / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Aline Ricky Goldsmith] (signed)
Pencils
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Aline Ricky Goldsmith] (signed)
Inks
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Aline Ricky Goldsmith] (signed)
Letters
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Aline Ricky Goldsmith] (signed)

Genre
biography
Characters
The Bunch [Aline Kominsky-Crumb]; Grandma; Pitiful Soul; Aaron Schwartz
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

Up in the Air With the Bunch (Table of Contents: 15)

The Bunch / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Pencils
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Inks
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Letters
Aline Kominsky-Crumb

Genre
biography
Characters
The Bunch [Aline Kominsky-Crumb]; Robert Crumb; Erna; Phyllis; Therapist
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

Of What Use Is a Bunch? (Table of Contents: 16)

The Bunch / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as I.Hate.Myself Kominsky-Crumb]
Pencils
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as I.Hate.Myself Kominsky-Crumb]
Inks
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as I.Hate.Myself Kominsky-Crumb]
Letters
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as I.Hate.Myself Kominsky-Crumb]

Genre
biography
Characters
The Bunch [Aline Kominsky-Crumb]; Blabette Goldsmith; Nanny; Robert Crumb
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

Dancing Bunch and the Birth of Mr. Bunch (Table of Contents: 17)

The Bunch / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Aline Ricky Goldsmith-Kominsky-Crumb]
Pencils
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Aline Ricky Goldsmith-Kominsky-Crumb]
Inks
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Aline Ricky Goldsmith-Kominsky-Crumb]
Letters
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Aline Ricky Goldsmith-Kominsky-Crumb]

Genre
biography
Characters
The Bunch [Aline Kominsky-Crumb]; Mr. Bunch; Miss Finklebaum; Carole; Peter; Robert Crumb; Althea
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

Why the Bunch Can't Draw (Table of Contents: 18)

The Bunch / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Pencils
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Inks
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Letters
Aline Kominsky-Crumb

Genre
biography
Characters
The Bunch [Aline Kominsky-Crumb]; Lillian; Blabette Goldsmith; Arnie Goldsmith; Mr. Horowitz; Smart Woman Teacher; Ron Turner
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

The Saga of Stuie Spitzer (Table of Contents: 19)

The Bunch / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Pencils
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Inks
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Letters
Aline Kominsky-Crumb

Genre
biography
Characters
The Bunch [Aline Kominsky-Crumb]; Stuie Spitzer; Carol; Trudy Klein; Blabette Goldsmith; Bernice; Stuie's Father
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

Bunch 'n' Bob Take Separate Vacations (Table of Contents: 20)

The Bunch / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Pencils
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Inks
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Letters
Aline Kominsky-Crumb

Genre
biography
Characters
The Bunch [Aline Kominsky-Crumb]; T.Z. [Terry Zwigoff]; Robert Crumb; Bunch's Boyfriend; Cee-Cee; Erna; Gregg
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

Mr. Bunch Takes a Sabbatical (Table of Contents: 21)

The Bunch / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Pencils
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Inks
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Letters
Aline Kominsky-Crumb

Genre
biography
Characters
The Bunch [Aline Kominsky-Crumb]; Mr. Bunch; The Bunch Tadpole [Sophie Crumb]; Robert Crumb
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

The Evolution of Hotsy Bloato (Table of Contents: 22)

The Bunch / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Big Mama Kominsky-Crumb]
Pencils
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Big Mama Kominsky-Crumb]
Inks
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Big Mama Kominsky-Crumb]
Letters
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Big Mama Kominsky-Crumb]

Genre
biography
Characters
The Bunch [Aline Kominsky-Crumb]; The Baby [Sophie Crumb]; Bob [Robert Crumb]; Saul; Moose; Judge
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

The Bunch Her Baby & Grammaw Blabette (Table of Contents: 23)

The Bunch / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Aline Ricky Crumb]
Pencils
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Aline Ricky Crumb]
Inks
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Aline Ricky Crumb]
Letters
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [Aline Ricky Crumb]

Genre
biography
Characters
The Bunch [Aline Kominsky-Crumb]; Der Soferschnitzel [Sophie Crumb]; The Grammaw [Blabette Goldsmith]
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

Moo Goo Gai Pan (Table of Contents: 24)

The Bunch / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Aline Kominsky Crumbowicz]
Pencils
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Aline Kominsky Crumbowicz]
Inks
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Aline Kominsky Crumbowicz]
Letters
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Aline Kominsky Crumbowicz]

Genre
biography
Characters
The Bunch [Aline Kominsky-Crumb]; Bernie; Wait Person; Lew; Irene; Grandma Fanny; Mrs. Schilowitz; Arnie Goldsmith; Blabette Goldsmith
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

Dress Code (Shopping at Loehman's) (Table of Contents: 25)

The Bunch / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Aline Ricky Goldsmith-Kominsky-Crumb]
Pencils
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Aline Ricky Goldsmith-Kominsky-Crumb]
Inks
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Aline Ricky Goldsmith-Kominsky-Crumb]
Letters
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Aline Ricky Goldsmith-Kominsky-Crumb]

Genre
biography
Characters
The Bunch [Aline Kominsky-Crumb]; Blabette Goldsmith; Robert Crumb; Sophie Crumb
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

Deep Thoughts From My Kitchen (Table of Contents: 26)

The Bunch / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Pencils
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Inks
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Letters
Aline Kominsky-Crumb

Genre
biography
Characters
The Bunch [Aline Kominsky-Crumb]; Sophie Crumb; Robert Crumb
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

I Had a Dream Last Nite (Table of Contents: 27)

The Bunch / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as A. (Deep Thinking) Kominsky-Crumb]
Pencils
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as A. (Deep Thinking) Kominsky-Crumb]
Inks
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as A. (Deep Thinking) Kominsky-Crumb]
Letters
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as A. (Deep Thinking) Kominsky-Crumb]

Genre
biography
Characters
The Bunch [Aline Kominsky-Crumb]; Headmaster
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

The Schlep Set (Table of Contents: 28)

The Bunch / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Madame La Crumb]
Pencils
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Madame La Crumb]
Inks
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Madame La Crumb]
Letters
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Madame La Crumb]

Genre
biography
Characters
The Bunch [Aline Kominsky-Crumb]; Robert Crumb; Sophie Crumb; Didier; The Fru-Fru; Dominique
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

Sex Crazed Housewife - Is This the Last Blossoming? (Table of Contents: 29)

The Bunch / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Mrs. Horny Hotpants Kominsky-Crumb]
Pencils
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Mrs. Horny Hotpants Kominsky-Crumb]
Inks
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Mrs. Horny Hotpants Kominsky-Crumb]
Letters
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Mrs. Horny Hotpants Kominsky-Crumb]

Genre
biography
Characters
The Bunch [Aline Kominsky-Crumb]; Helmut; Sophie Crumb; Dorothy; Mr. Johnson; Pet Store Owner; Antonio; Young Cartoonist; Leann; Keith
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

Sex Crazed Housewife or My Troubles With Men (Table of Contents: 30)

The Bunch / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Alien Kazinski-Crump]
Pencils
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Alien Kazinski-Crump]
Inks
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Alien Kazinski-Crump]
Letters
Aline Kominsky-Crumb [as Alien Kazinski-Crump]

Genre
biography
Characters
The Bunch [Aline Kominsky-Crumb]; Easily Impressed White Boy; Ricky; Robert Crumb; Leann; Cute Young Man; Latin Type Guy; Kurt; Sharon
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

Le Bunche de Paree Turns 40 (Table of Contents: 31)

The Bunch / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Pencils
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Inks
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Letters
Aline Kominsky-Crumb

Genre
biography
Characters
The Bunch [Aline Kominsky-Crumb]; 22 Yr.-Old; Arnie Goldsmith; Blabette Goldsmith; Dianne; Robert Crumb; Sophie Crumb
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

Tips for Living / Post War Jerks (Table of Contents: 32)

The Bunch / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Pencils
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Inks
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Letters
Aline Kominsky-Crumb

Genre
biography
Characters
The Bunch [Aline Kominsky-Crumb]
Reprints
Keywords
autobiography

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 33)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)
Letters
Aline Kominsky-Crumb

Characters
Aline Kominsky-Crumb (photo); Akkie Goldsmith (photo); Sophie Crumb (photo); Robert Crumb (photo); Blabette Goldsmith (photo)

Indexer Notes

Back cover with sixteen photos arranged by Robert Crumb.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Read This Book! It's Cheaper Than Therapy]
    The Bunch
  2. 1. Love That Bunch
  3. 2. Introduction
  4. 3. Contents
  5. 4. The Young Bunch an Unromantic Nonadventure Story
    The Bunch
  6. 5. Hey Dig It Man
    The Bunch
  7. 6. My Fat Came Between Us
  8. 7. Bunch Plays With Herself
    The Bunch
  9. 8. Oh Camp So Dear
    The Bunch
  10. 9. Mr. Bunch
    The Bunch
  11. 10. Mondo Condo
    The Bunch and Her Family
  12. 11. Arnie's Air Conditioner
    The Bunch
  13. 12. Blabette 'n' Arnie: A Story About the Bunch's Parents
    The Bunch
  14. 13. Blabette's Best Customer
    The Bunch
  15. 14. Grief on Long Island
    The Bunch
  16. 15. Up in the Air With the Bunch
    The Bunch
  17. 16. Of What Use Is a Bunch?
    The Bunch
  18. 17. Dancing Bunch and the Birth of Mr. Bunch
    The Bunch
  19. 18. Why the Bunch Can't Draw
    The Bunch
  20. 19. The Saga of Stuie Spitzer
    The Bunch
  21. 20. Bunch 'n' Bob Take Separate Vacations
    The Bunch
  22. 21. Mr. Bunch Takes a Sabbatical
    The Bunch
  23. 22. The Evolution of Hotsy Bloato
    The Bunch
  24. 23. The Bunch Her Baby & Grammaw Blabette
    The Bunch
  25. 24. Moo Goo Gai Pan
    The Bunch
  26. 25. Dress Code (Shopping at Loehman's)
    The Bunch
  27. 26. Deep Thoughts From My Kitchen
    The Bunch
  28. 27. I Had a Dream Last Nite
    The Bunch
  29. 28. The Schlep Set
    The Bunch
  30. 29. Sex Crazed Housewife - Is This the Last Blossoming?
    The Bunch
  31. 30. Sex Crazed Housewife or My Troubles With Men
    The Bunch
  32. 31. Le Bunche de Paree Turns 40
    The Bunch
  33. 32. Tips for Living / Post War Jerks
    The Bunch
  34. 33. [no title indexed]
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