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Music for Mechanics

Hernandez, Gilbert;Hernandez, Jaime

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ISBN 10: 0930193164 / ISBN 13: 9780930193164
Edité par Fantagraphics Books, Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., 1985
Etat : As New Couverture rigide
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This is a fine, as new, hardcover copy of the third Fantagraphics Edition, Feb. 1989 in a fine, as new, mylar protected DJ. With a pasted label on the front pastedown: This is #396 orf a signed and numbered edition of Music For Mechanics, limited to 400 copies. Signed and dated 89 by Xaime & Beto. N° de réf. du libraire 050807

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Titre : Music for Mechanics

Éditeur : Fantagraphics Books, Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.

Date d'édition : 1985

Reliure : Hard Cover

Etat du livre :As New

Etat de la jaquette : As New

Signé : Signed by Author

Edition : Limited Signed Copy

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Fifty issues--collected into 15 volumes that total 2,000 pages--the Hernandez brothers' Love and Rockets is an enormous achievement that helped to create a new audience for comics. Notable for their strong female characters and their focus on relationships, rather than on traditional comic-book 'action', the stories collected in this volume, and the rest of the series, show how the comic format can be used to create characters and situations as detailed and compelling as in any novel.

Reviewers have compared GilbertHernandez's work--set in the fictional Latin American town of Palomar-- with that of Gabriel Garcia Marquez and Robert Altman. Reading his brother Jaime's work--most of which focuses on a group of Southern California Mexican American women--is like reading Tolstoy, if only Tolstoy had written about twenty-something punk girls. Love and Rockets has certainly earned its legendary reputation among the comic-book cognoscenti, and deserves to be read by an even wider audience. Welcome to the world of Los Bros Hernandez.

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