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

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

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Closeout Price! Our Highest Recommendation. 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. Note: These copies have bumped corners.

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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 mediums. 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.

Note: These copies have bumped corners.

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Item Code HALFR
Publisher Vanguard
Publish Date 2001
ISBN 9781887591256
Condition Note: These copies have bumped corners.
Binding Soft Cover
Dimensions 8x11
# Pages 208pg
Color Partial Color
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