Breakdowns

Portrait of the Artist As a Young %@&*!

by Art Spiegelman

Breakdowns

Hardcover, 1 v., Random House Inc, List Price: $27.50 | purchase

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Book Summary

The creator of the Pulitzer Prize-winning Maus reflects on the comics form and its influence on his life and art as he traces his evolution from comics obsessed boy to a neurotic adult exploring the effects of his parents' memories of Auschwitz on his own son, in a volume that includes a facsimile of Breakdowns, the artist's comics from the 1970s. 75,000 first printing.

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