ALEC: THE YEARS HAVE PANTS (A LIFE-SIZE OMNIBUS) by Eddie CampbellALEC: THE YEARS HAVE PANTS (A LIFE-SIZE OMNIBUS) by Eddie Campbell

ALEC: THE YEARS HAVE PANTS (A LIFE-SIZE OMNIBUS)

byEddie CampbellContribution byEddie Campbell

Paperback | January 18, 2010

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For the first time ever, the pioneering autobiographical comics of master cartoonist Eddie Campbell (From Hell) are collected in a single volume!
Brilliantly observed and profoundly expressed, the ALEC stories present a version of Campbell's own life, filtered through the alter ego of "Alec MacGarry." Over many years, we witness Alec's (and Eddie's) progression "from beer to wine" — wild nights at the pub, existential despair, the hunt for love, the quest for art, becoming a "responsible breadwinner," feeling lost at his own movie premiere, and much more! Eddie's outlandish fantasies and metafictional tricks convert life into art, while staying fully grounded in his own absurdity.
This Life-Size Omnibus edition of ALEC includes all the stories from "The King Canute Crowd," "Three-Piece Suit," "How to be an Artist," and "After the Snooter," as well as the very early, out-of-print ALEC stories and a staggering amount of bonus material.
Publishers Weekly calls Eddie Campbell "one of the premier cartoonists of his generation." Campbell has been writing and drawing comics since 1974, and is best known for his collaborations with Alan Moore (From Hell, A Disease of Language) and Neil Gaiman (The Truth is a Cave in the Black Mountains), as well as for Alec, his tour-de-fo...
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Title:ALEC: THE YEARS HAVE PANTS (A LIFE-SIZE OMNIBUS)Format:PaperbackDimensions:640 pages, 10 × 7.55 × 1.89 inPublished:January 18, 2010Publisher:IDW PublishingLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1603090258

ISBN - 13:9781603090254

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