Harvey Kurtzman’s Jungle Book: Essential Kurtzman Volume 1 HC Preview (Dark Horse)
Here’s an eight page preview of Harvey Kurtzman’s Jungle Book: Essential Kurtzman Volume 1 HC by the legendary storyteller Harvey Kurtzman, on sale December 3rd, 2014 from Dark Horse Comics.
HARVEY KURTZMAN’S JUNGLE BOOK: ESSENTIAL KURTZMAN VOLUME 1 HC
Writer: Harvey Kurtzman, Gilbert Shelton, R. Crumb, Pete Poplaski, Denis Kitchen
Artist: Harvey Kurtzman
Cover Artist: Harvey Kurtzman
Harvey Kurtzman’s Jungle Book (#26 on The Comics Journal’sTop 100 Comics) is a “lost” classic. Crumb, Spiegelman, and Gilliam, among others, were inspired and influenced by Kurtzman’s masterpiece. In a deluxe hardcover, this collection is back in print after twenty-five years!
Includes an introduction by Gilbert Shelton, an essay by Denis Kitchen, and a conversational afterword by Pete Poplaski and Robert Crumb!
- The first volume in the Essential Kurtzman library!
- The definitive version of this influential classic from the creator of MAD!
- Includes Art Spiegelman’s original introduction from the 1986 edition!
Genre: Humor, Classic
Publication Date: December 03, 2014
Format: FC, 176 pages; HC, 6 1/2″ x 11”
Age range: 16
– The Comic Book Critic