Polly and Her Pals: Complete Sunday Comics, 1925-1927

Polly and Her Pals: Complete Sunday Comics, 1925-1927

by Cliff Sterrett
     
 

  • IDW's Library of American Comics launches its new oversized hardcover
    "Champagne Edition" series with what historians and critics consider one of the essential masterpieces of comic strip art, Cliff Sterrett's Polly and Her
    Pals
    .
  • Polly debuted in 1912 as one of the first "pretty girl" strips, but it was in 1925 that Sterrett's
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  • IDW's Library of American Comics launches its new oversized hardcover
    "Champagne Edition" series with what historians and critics consider one of the essential masterpieces of comic strip art, Cliff Sterrett's Polly and Her
    Pals
    .
  • Polly debuted in 1912 as one of the first "pretty girl" strips, but it was in 1925 that Sterrett's magnificent Sunday pages entered their peak period, as he developed a style with distinctive surreal perspectives, abstract backgrounds, and bold, vibrant use of color.
  • Polly and Her Pals: Complete Sunday Comics, 1925-1927 reproduces every one of Cliff Sterrett's dynamic full-color Sunday pages from 1925 to 1927
    in a large, 12" x 16" format so that it can be fully appreciated. The pages also include Sterrett's topper strips, Damon and Pythias and Dot and
    Dash
    .

-The Library of American
Comics is the world's #1 publisher of classic newspaper comic strips, with 14
Eisner Award nominations and three wins for best book. LOAC has become "the gold standard for archival comic strip reprints...The research and articles provide insight and context, and most importantly the glorious reproduction of the material has preserved these strips for those who knew them and offers a new gateway to adventure for those discovering them for the first time.” -
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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781600107115
Publisher:
Idea & Design Works, LLC
Publication date:
12/14/2010
Pages:
176
Sales rank:
1,063,033
Product dimensions:
12.35(w) x 16.20(h) x 0.99(d)

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