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The Resource A contract with God and other tenement stories : a graphic novel, by Will Eisner

A contract with God and other tenement stories : a graphic novel, by Will Eisner

Label
A contract with God and other tenement stories : a graphic novel
Title
A contract with God and other tenement stories
Title remainder
a graphic novel
Statement of responsibility
by Will Eisner
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
revolutionary novel, A Contract With God re-creates the neighborhood of Will Eisner's youth through a quartet of four interwoven stories. Expressing the joy, exuberance, tragedy, and drama of life on the mythical Dropsie Avenue of the Bronx, A Contract With God is a monumental achievement, a must in the library of any graphic novel fan
Member of
Summary
A single-volume edition of a classic Great Depression graphic novel series documents its role in launching the graphic novel as an art form, in a collection that fictionally depicts its creator's bittersweet struggles with a vengeful God within a tenement district
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
119629
Cataloging source
IMF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Eisner, Will
Dewey number
741.5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Eisner, Will
  • Eisner, Will
  • Eisner, Will
  • Eisner, Will
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Contract with God trilogy
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Graphic novels
  • Comic books, strips, etc
  • Tenement houses
Target audience
adult
Label
A contract with God and other tenement stories : a graphic novel, by Will Eisner
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: A tenement in the Bronx -- A contract with God -- The street singer -- The Super -- Cookalein
Control code
1082284
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
182 pages
Isbn
9780393328042
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2005053944
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780393328042
  • (OCoLC)78051434
Label
A contract with God and other tenement stories : a graphic novel, by Will Eisner
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: A tenement in the Bronx -- A contract with God -- The street singer -- The Super -- Cookalein
Control code
1082284
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
182 pages
Isbn
9780393328042
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2005053944
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780393328042
  • (OCoLC)78051434

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