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It's a Good Life If You Don't Weaken : A picture novella

It's a Good Life If You Don't Weaken : A picture novella

Author: Seth
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In his first graphic novel, "It's a Good Life, If You Don't Weaken", Seth pays homage to the wit and sophistication of the magazine cartoon. Disaffected by the crassness of contemporary culture, Seth takes refuge in a quest to uncover the life and work of Kalo, a forgotten New Yorker cartoonist from the 1940s, but his obsession blinds him to his increasingly withdrawn lover and the quiet desperation of his family. Charming old-fashioned style characterizes this gently wry modern quest tale about longing, anxiety and the lessons of nostalgia. First published 2007.
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This new edition presents Seth's first book in its definitive form, collecting the extensive, beautifully illustrated storyline from his popular comic-book series Palookaville.
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General Fields

  • : 9780224079181
  • : CCV
  • : Jonathan Cape Ltd
  • : May 2007
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 196
  • : Seth
  • : Paperback
  • : New edition