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The Resource The graphic canon : from the epic of Gilgamesh to Shakespeare to Dangerous liaisons, Volume 1, edited by Russ Kick

The graphic canon : from the epic of Gilgamesh to Shakespeare to Dangerous liaisons, Volume 1, edited by Russ Kick

Label
The graphic canon : from the epic of Gilgamesh to Shakespeare to Dangerous liaisons, Volume 1
Title
The graphic canon
Title remainder
from the epic of Gilgamesh to Shakespeare to Dangerous liaisons
Title number
Volume 1
Title part
from the epic of Gilgamesh to Shakespeare to Dangerous Liaisons
Statement of responsibility
edited by Russ Kick
Title variation
  • from the epic of Gilgamesh to Shakespeare to Dangerous Liaisons
  • Graphic canon volume one
  • Graphic canon 1
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The world's great literature as comics and visuals"--Cover
Member of
Summary
Collects classics from around the world in graphic novel format, including "The Iliad," "The Divine Comedy," and "Don Quixote."
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10115337
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
741.5/69
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN6714
LC item number
.G735 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Kick, Russell
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Graphic canon
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Comic books, strips, etc.
  • Literature
  • Graphic novels in education
Target audience
adult
Label
The graphic canon : from the epic of Gilgamesh to Shakespeare to Dangerous liaisons, Volume 1, edited by Russ Kick
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Odyssey
  • Homer ; art/adaptation by Gareth Hinds
  • Poem fragments
  • Sappho ; art/adaptation by Alessandro Bonaccorsi
  • Medea
  • Euripides ; art/adaptation by Tori McKenna
  • Lysistrata
  • Aristophanes ; art/adaptation and translation by Valerie Schrag
  • The book of Esther
  • from the Hebrew bible ; art/adaptation and translation by J.T. Waldman
  • Three panel review : Hamlet
  • Symposium
  • Plato ; art/adaptation by Yeji Yun
  • Tao te ching
  • Lao Tzu ; adaptation by Fred Van Lente ; art by Ryan Dunlavey --
  • William Shakespeare ; art/adaptation by Lisa Brown
  • The epic of Gilgamesh
  • Babylonian tablets ; art/adaptation by Kevin Dixon ; rendition by Kent Dixon
  • "Coyote and the pebbles"
  • Native American folktale ; story by Dayton Edmonds ; art by Micah Farritor
  • The Iliad
  • Homer ; art/adaptation by Alice Duke
  • Aeneid
  • Virgil ; art/adaptation by Michael Lagocki
  • The book of Revelation
  • from the New Testament ; art/adaptation by Rick Geary
  • Three Tang poems
  • Wang Han, Cui Hu, and Li Bai ; art/adaptation and translation by Sharon Rudahl
  • Beowulf
  • Anglo-Saxon epic poem ; art/adaptation by Gareth Hinds
  • The tale of Genji
  • Murasaki Shikibu ; art/adaptation by Molly Kiely
  • Mahabharata
  • The letters of Heloise and Abelard
  • art/adaptation by Ellen Lindner
  • "O nobilissima viriditas"
  • Hildegard of Bingen ; art/adaptation by Molly Kiely
  • "The fisherman and the genie"
  • from The Arabian Nights ; art/adaptation by Andrice Arp
  • "The woman with two coyntes"
  • from The Arabian Nights ; art/adaptation by Vicki Nerino --
  • Vyasa ; art/adaptation by Matt Wiegle
  • Analects and other writings
  • Confucius ; adaptation by Fred Van Lente ; art by Ryan Dunlavey
  • The book of Daniel
  • from the Hebrew bible ; art/adaptation by Benjamin Frisch
  • On the nature of things
  • Lucretius ; art/adaptation by Tom Biby and Jonathan Fetter-Vorm
  • "The last ballad"
  • François Villon ; art/adaptation by Julian Peters
  • The Canterbury Tales
  • Geoffrey Chaucer ; art/adaptation by Seymour Chwast
  • Le morte d'Arthur
  • Sir Thomas Mallory ; art/adaptation by Omaha Perez
  • Apu Ollantay
  • an Incan play ; art/adaptation by Caroline Picard
  • Outlaws of the water margin
  • Shi Nai'an ; illustrations by Shawn Cheng
  • Poems
  • Hagoromo (celestial feather robe)
  • a Japanese Noh play ; art/adaptation by Isabel Greenberg
  • Popol Vuh
  • sacred book of the Quiché Maya ; art/adaptation by Roberta Gregory
  • The visions of St. Teresa of Ávila
  • from her autobiography ; art/adaptation by Edie Fake
  • "Hot sun, cool fire"
  • George Peele ; art/adaptation by Dave Morice --
  • Rumi ; art/adaptation by Michael Green ; translations by Coleman Barks
  • The divine comedy
  • Dante Alighieri ; art/adaptation by Seymour Chwast
  • The inferno
  • Dante Alighieri ; art/adaptation by Hunt Emerson
  • The Tibetan book of the dead (Bardo Thodol)
  • Padmasambhava and Karma Lingpa ; art/adaptation by Sanya Glisic
  • Don Quixote
  • Miguel Cervantes ; art/adaptation by Will Eisner
  • Sonnet 18
  • William Shakespeare ; art/adaptation by Robert Berry with Josh Levitas
  • Sonnet 20
  • William Shakespeare ; art/adaptation by Aidan Koch
  • "The flea"
  • John Donne ; art/adatpation by Noah Patrick Pfarr
  • "To his coy mistress"
  • Andrew Marvell ; art/adaptation by Yien Yip
  • Journey to the west
  • "Forgive us our trespasses"
  • Aphra Behn ; art/adaptation by Alex Eckman-Lawn
  • Paradise lost
  • John Milton ; art/adaptation by Rebecca Dart
  • Gulliver's travels
  • Jonathan Swift ; art/adaptation by Gareth Hinds
  • Candide
  • Voltaire ; illustrations by Ian Ball --
  • Wu Cheng'en ; art/adaptation by Conor Hughes
  • The faerie queene
  • Edmund Spenser ; adaptation by Michael Stanyer ; art by Eric Johnson
  • A midsummer night's dream
  • William Shakespeare ; art/adaptation by Maxx Kelly with Huxley King
  • King Lear
  • William Shakespeare ; art/adaptation by Ian Pollock
  • A vindication of the rights of woman
  • Mary Wollstonecraft ; adaptation by Fred Van Lente ; art by Ryan Dunlavey
  • Dangerous liaisons
  • Choderlos de Laclos ; illustrations by Molly Crabapple
  • "A modest proposal"
  • Jonathan Swift ; art/adaptation by Peter Kuper
  • "Advice to a young man on the choice of a mistress"
  • Benjamin Franklin ; painting by Cortney Skinner
  • London journal
  • James Boswell ; art/adaptation by Robert Crumb
  • "Letter to the Royal Academy of Brussels" (a.k.a. "Fart proudly")
  • Benjamin Franklin ; art/adaptation by Stan Shaw
Control code
915970
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
A Seven Stories Press first edition.
Extent
501 pages
Isbn
9781609803766
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2012000276
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781609803766
  • (OCoLC)741540103
Label
The graphic canon : from the epic of Gilgamesh to Shakespeare to Dangerous liaisons, Volume 1, edited by Russ Kick
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Odyssey
  • Homer ; art/adaptation by Gareth Hinds
  • Poem fragments
  • Sappho ; art/adaptation by Alessandro Bonaccorsi
  • Medea
  • Euripides ; art/adaptation by Tori McKenna
  • Lysistrata
  • Aristophanes ; art/adaptation and translation by Valerie Schrag
  • The book of Esther
  • from the Hebrew bible ; art/adaptation and translation by J.T. Waldman
  • Three panel review : Hamlet
  • Symposium
  • Plato ; art/adaptation by Yeji Yun
  • Tao te ching
  • Lao Tzu ; adaptation by Fred Van Lente ; art by Ryan Dunlavey --
  • William Shakespeare ; art/adaptation by Lisa Brown
  • The epic of Gilgamesh
  • Babylonian tablets ; art/adaptation by Kevin Dixon ; rendition by Kent Dixon
  • "Coyote and the pebbles"
  • Native American folktale ; story by Dayton Edmonds ; art by Micah Farritor
  • The Iliad
  • Homer ; art/adaptation by Alice Duke
  • Aeneid
  • Virgil ; art/adaptation by Michael Lagocki
  • The book of Revelation
  • from the New Testament ; art/adaptation by Rick Geary
  • Three Tang poems
  • Wang Han, Cui Hu, and Li Bai ; art/adaptation and translation by Sharon Rudahl
  • Beowulf
  • Anglo-Saxon epic poem ; art/adaptation by Gareth Hinds
  • The tale of Genji
  • Murasaki Shikibu ; art/adaptation by Molly Kiely
  • Mahabharata
  • The letters of Heloise and Abelard
  • art/adaptation by Ellen Lindner
  • "O nobilissima viriditas"
  • Hildegard of Bingen ; art/adaptation by Molly Kiely
  • "The fisherman and the genie"
  • from The Arabian Nights ; art/adaptation by Andrice Arp
  • "The woman with two coyntes"
  • from The Arabian Nights ; art/adaptation by Vicki Nerino --
  • Vyasa ; art/adaptation by Matt Wiegle
  • Analects and other writings
  • Confucius ; adaptation by Fred Van Lente ; art by Ryan Dunlavey
  • The book of Daniel
  • from the Hebrew bible ; art/adaptation by Benjamin Frisch
  • On the nature of things
  • Lucretius ; art/adaptation by Tom Biby and Jonathan Fetter-Vorm
  • "The last ballad"
  • François Villon ; art/adaptation by Julian Peters
  • The Canterbury Tales
  • Geoffrey Chaucer ; art/adaptation by Seymour Chwast
  • Le morte d'Arthur
  • Sir Thomas Mallory ; art/adaptation by Omaha Perez
  • Apu Ollantay
  • an Incan play ; art/adaptation by Caroline Picard
  • Outlaws of the water margin
  • Shi Nai'an ; illustrations by Shawn Cheng
  • Poems
  • Hagoromo (celestial feather robe)
  • a Japanese Noh play ; art/adaptation by Isabel Greenberg
  • Popol Vuh
  • sacred book of the Quiché Maya ; art/adaptation by Roberta Gregory
  • The visions of St. Teresa of Ávila
  • from her autobiography ; art/adaptation by Edie Fake
  • "Hot sun, cool fire"
  • George Peele ; art/adaptation by Dave Morice --
  • Rumi ; art/adaptation by Michael Green ; translations by Coleman Barks
  • The divine comedy
  • Dante Alighieri ; art/adaptation by Seymour Chwast
  • The inferno
  • Dante Alighieri ; art/adaptation by Hunt Emerson
  • The Tibetan book of the dead (Bardo Thodol)
  • Padmasambhava and Karma Lingpa ; art/adaptation by Sanya Glisic
  • Don Quixote
  • Miguel Cervantes ; art/adaptation by Will Eisner
  • Sonnet 18
  • William Shakespeare ; art/adaptation by Robert Berry with Josh Levitas
  • Sonnet 20
  • William Shakespeare ; art/adaptation by Aidan Koch
  • "The flea"
  • John Donne ; art/adatpation by Noah Patrick Pfarr
  • "To his coy mistress"
  • Andrew Marvell ; art/adaptation by Yien Yip
  • Journey to the west
  • "Forgive us our trespasses"
  • Aphra Behn ; art/adaptation by Alex Eckman-Lawn
  • Paradise lost
  • John Milton ; art/adaptation by Rebecca Dart
  • Gulliver's travels
  • Jonathan Swift ; art/adaptation by Gareth Hinds
  • Candide
  • Voltaire ; illustrations by Ian Ball --
  • Wu Cheng'en ; art/adaptation by Conor Hughes
  • The faerie queene
  • Edmund Spenser ; adaptation by Michael Stanyer ; art by Eric Johnson
  • A midsummer night's dream
  • William Shakespeare ; art/adaptation by Maxx Kelly with Huxley King
  • King Lear
  • William Shakespeare ; art/adaptation by Ian Pollock
  • A vindication of the rights of woman
  • Mary Wollstonecraft ; adaptation by Fred Van Lente ; art by Ryan Dunlavey
  • Dangerous liaisons
  • Choderlos de Laclos ; illustrations by Molly Crabapple
  • "A modest proposal"
  • Jonathan Swift ; art/adaptation by Peter Kuper
  • "Advice to a young man on the choice of a mistress"
  • Benjamin Franklin ; painting by Cortney Skinner
  • London journal
  • James Boswell ; art/adaptation by Robert Crumb
  • "Letter to the Royal Academy of Brussels" (a.k.a. "Fart proudly")
  • Benjamin Franklin ; art/adaptation by Stan Shaw
Control code
915970
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
A Seven Stories Press first edition.
Extent
501 pages
Isbn
9781609803766
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2012000276
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781609803766
  • (OCoLC)741540103

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