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Encyclopedia of comic books and graphic novels

M. Keith Booker

Encyclopedia of comic books and graphic novels

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Published by Greenwood Press in Santa Barbara, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Comic books, strips, etc. -- Dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementM. Keith Booker, editor.
    GenreDictionaries
    ContributionsBooker, M. Keith.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6707 .E49 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24029427M
    ISBN 109780313357466, 9780313357473
    LC Control Number2010002233


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