The bestselling international classic on storytelling and visual communication "You must read this book." - Neil Gaiman Praised throughout the cartoon industry by such luminaries as Art Spiegelman, Matt Groening, and Will Eisner, Scott McCloud's Understanding Comics is a seminal examination of comics art: its rich history, surprising technical components, and major cultural significance.
Explore the secret world between the panels, through the lines, and within the hidden symbols of a powerful but misunderstood art form.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 224 pages, b&w cartoons throughout, 7pp colour illustrations
- Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Inc
- Publication Date: 06/05/1994
- Category: History of art / art & design styles
- ISBN: 9780060976255