Violent Cases

Violent Cases

by Neil Gaiman, Dave McKean
     
 

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Violent Cases marks the beginning of many astonishing and award-winning collaborations between author Neil Gaiman and artist Dave McKean. It is now offered in a hardcover format with an expanded art section and introductions by Alan Moore, Paul Gravett, and Neil Gaiman!

A narrator remembers his childhood encounters with an old osteopath who claims to have treated Al

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Violent Cases marks the beginning of many astonishing and award-winning collaborations between author Neil Gaiman and artist Dave McKean. It is now offered in a hardcover format with an expanded art section and introductions by Alan Moore, Paul Gravett, and Neil Gaiman!

A narrator remembers his childhood encounters with an old osteopath who claims to have treated Al Capone. Gradually, the England of the 1960s and the Chicago of the 1920s begin to merge into a beautifully drawn and hauntingly written tale of memory and evil.

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A reissue of Gaiman's first GN, from 1987, which was also his first collaboration with artist Dave McKean. Copyright 2004 Reed Business Information.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781616552107
Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Publication date:
12/03/2013
Pages:
64
Sales rank:
1,323,719
Product dimensions:
8.90(w) x 11.70(h) x 0.60(d)
Age Range:
16 Years

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Meet the Author

Originally from England, Neil Gaiman now calls the United States home. He is the author of numerous New York Times bestselling novels—including Neverwhere, Stardust, American Gods and Coraline—as well as the Sandman series of graphic novels. His work has been honored with many awards internationally, including the Newbery and Carnegie Medals as well as the Hugo, Bram Stoker, and World Fantasy awards.

Brief Biography

Hometown:
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Date of Birth:
November 10, 1960
Place of Birth:
Portchester, England
Education:
Attended Ardingly College Junior School, 1970-74, and Whitgift School, 1974-77
Website:
http://www.neilgaiman.com

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