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HAL FOSTER Prince of Illustrators, Father of the Adventure Strip Deluxe

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HAL FOSTER Prince of Illustrators, Father of the Adventure Strip Deluxe

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Signed & Limited 1000! By Brian M. Kane. Introduction by James Bama. In the first comprehensive biography of Hal Foster (1892-1982), author Kane examines the 70-year career of one of the greatest illustrators of the 20th century. Included are more than 100 photographs of Foster, his family and friends, as well as a 16-page color section. Very Fine. Slight wear to the jacket.

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In the first comprehensive biography of Hal Foster (1892-1982), author Kane examines the 70-year career of one of the greatest illustrators of the 20th century. Included are more than 100 photographs of Foster, his family and friends, as well as a 16-page color section.

This features quotes and sidebars from many of the famous artists he inspired. His originals are highly prized works of art, and Prince Valiant continues to encourage new artistic interpretations in a wide variety of media. 200 b&w and 30 color illustrations, including dozens of advertising pieces, done before his comics career, that have never before been collected.

Foster brought a sense of design and craftsmanship to comics that was practically unknown. His striving for authenticity is still unparalleled. This wonderful volume has been so well received it can be found in prestigious libraries all over Canada. Whether you are a Prince Valiant fan, an adventure comic strip fan or an appreciator of fine illustration, don't miss this.

SIgned by Brian M. Kane and James Bama. This copy is number 0606 of 1000.

Note: This is an out of print, used and/or rare book. Very Fine. Slight wear to the jacket.

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Item Code RB1513
Publisher Vanguard
Publish Date 2001
ISBN 1887591486
Condition Very Fine. Slight wear to the jacket.
Binding Hard Cover
Dimensions 9x11
# Pages 222pg
Color Partial Color
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