Will Eisner's The Spirit, Vol. 2

Will Eisner's The Spirit, Vol. 2

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Overview

Darwyn Cooke - the visionary creator of the acclaimed DC: The New Frontier - turns his attention to the classic Will Eisner creation THE SPIRIT.

The Spirit, Ebony, Commissioner Dolan and his daughter Ellen are reintroduced in this go-for-broke, shoot-the-lights-out collection of crimes stories filled with action, adventure and humor. In these thrilling tales, Cooke maintains the "spirit" of Eisner's creation, but brings his own original sensibilities to the character. Book Two collects Cooke's the final story arch on the series which finds The Spirit hunting down El Morte, the man who cursed Colt on the night they both "died".

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781401222208
Publisher: DC Comics
Publication date: 09/29/2009
Pages: 176
Product dimensions: 6.40(w) x 10.10(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range: 14 - 18 Years

About the Author

Darwyn Cooke was an Eisner Award-winning cartoonist and animator. After spending several years as a magazine art director and graphic designer, Cooke switched careers and began working in animation, where he contributed to such shows as Batman: The Animated Series, Superman: The Animated Series, and Men in Black: The Series. DC Comics then approached Cooke to write and illustrate Batman: Ego, which Cooke had pitched unsuccessfully several years earlier. The critical success of the title led to the relaunch of the Catwoman series with writer Ed Brubaker. Cooke then spent several years writing and drawing the ambitious epic The New Frontier. He was also the writer/artist of Before Watchmen: Minutemen and co-writer of Before Watchmen: Silk Spectre.

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