Funny Papers

Funny Papers

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by Tom De Haven, Tom De Haven
     
 

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Funny Papers chronicles cartoon icon Derby Dugan's beginnings in the rough-and-tumble world of yellow journalism in turn-of-the-century New York, when Hearst and Pulitzer owned tabloid America. The aptly named Georgie Wreckage, a sketch artist for Pulitzer's daily World, rockets to fame as the creator of what becomes a hugely successful cartoon

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Funny Papers chronicles cartoon icon Derby Dugan's beginnings in the rough-and-tumble world of yellow journalism in turn-of-the-century New York, when Hearst and Pulitzer owned tabloid America. The aptly named Georgie Wreckage, a sketch artist for Pulitzer's daily World, rockets to fame as the creator of what becomes a hugely successful cartoon franchise in this, the first book in Tom De Haven's epic trilogy of twentieth-century pop-culture America.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780312421342
Publisher:
Picador
Publication date:
11/28/2002
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
4.82(w) x 9.64(h) x 1.11(d)

Meet the Author

Tom De Haven is a frequent contributor to Entertainment Weekly and The New York Times, and teaches at Virginia Commonwealth University. He lives in Midlothian, Virginia.

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Funny Papers 4.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
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