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By Will Eisner

"Comics and Sequential Art is a masterwork, the distillation of Will Eisner's genius to a transparent and powerful elixir."—Michael Chabon, Pulitzer Prize-winning writer of The striking Adventures of Kavalier & Clay.

Will Eisner is without doubt one of the 20th century's nice American artists, a guy who pioneered the sector of comedian arts. right here, in his vintage Comics and Sequential artwork, he refines the artwork of photograph storytelling into transparent, concise rules that each cartoonist, comedian artist, author, and filmmaker meeds to grasp. tailored from Eisner's landmark path at New York's tuition of visible Arts, Comics and Sequential artwork is a vital textual content choked with valuable theories and easy-to-use concepts. Eisner unearths the following the basics of photograph storytelling. He addresses discussion, anatomy, framing, and lots of different vital elements of the paintings shape. absolutely up-to-date and revised to mirror present practices and know-how, together with a piece on electronic media, this advent to the paintings of comics is as worthy a consultant because it was once whilst first published.

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