PDF or EBOOK [Rodolphe Topffer The Complete Comic Strips]
PDF or EBOOK Rodolphe Topffer The Complete Comic Strips
Rst comics so for such a huge formal leap Topffer did amazing work I mean we can t xpect the inventor of a medium to perfect it This is like Mr Watson come here I need you the first thing Bell said on the telephone because once you have a new way to communicate you might have trouble deciding what to say Tions all of his ight full length stories plus previously unpublished fragments of stories started and abandoned and manuscript segments omitted in the printed versions Comics scholar Kunzle translates the captions from the French gives ssential biography and chronology and appends socio political contexts for all the stories with xplanation of references obscure today He deals with uestions
Hese comics are silly but it s often a good thing They go on a little long but wouldn t you too if you had this new thing coming from your pen Kunzle s is the real work here his scholarship is intense and minute his translations are mostly faithful and he has a companion book about Topffer s life and legacy. F dating and the differences among manuscript printed version and the various ditions He also lists the plagiaries translations and adaptations in other mediaTopffer's complete comic strip output combined with Kunzle's annotative material and analyses makes this volume one of the most significant works of comics history to be published and reestablishes Topffer's seminal place in the comics cano.
A picture book with a bit of graphic novel touch I only read Histoire de M Vieux BoisThe Adventures of Obadiah Oldbuck As a comics fan it s really interesting but only to see the start of a new form of storytelling The actual story was just ok I appreciate this immensely Like it Eh It is basically the fi. Among the many accomplishments in art and literature by Genevan Rodolphe Topffer 1799 1846 his virtual invention of the comic strip or graphic novel stands out as the most surprising curious and to us after a century inundated by comic strips by far the most significantThis volume is the first English language version of the Topffer comics oeuvre and includes unlike previous French and German di.