Gustave Doré: Twelve Comic Strips

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Authors Gustave Dorae
Year 2015
Pages 208
Publisher University Press of Mississippi
Language en
ISBN 9781628462166
File Size 91.44 MB
File Format PDF
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Among the masters of the nineteenth-century comic strip, Gustave Doré has been much neglected. For his illustrations to literary classics, he earned an unsurpassed reputation and corresponding scholarly attention. Doré himself repudiated his early work, and similarly critics and biographers have given short shrift to his beginnings as a caricaturist. These caricatures are herein rescued entirely for the first time in English by the renowned comics scholar David Kunzle.