Gahan Wilson 50 years of Playboy Cartoons by Gahan WilsonGahan Wilson 50 years of Playboy Cartoons by Gahan Wilson

Gahan Wilson 50 years of Playboy Cartoons

byGahan Wilson

Boxed Set/Slip Case/Casebound | June 4, 2013

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Wilson is among the most popular, widely read, and beloved cartoonists inthe history of the medium, whose career spans the second half of the 20thcentury and all of the 21st. His work has been seen by millions - no, hundredsof millions - in the pages of Playboy (Wilson appeared in every issue ofPlayboy from the December 1957 issue to today), The New Yorker andmany other magazines.

Wilson ridicules everything from state sponsoredexecutions to teenage dating with hilarious satirical jabs. Although Wilson isknown for his black comedy, this three-volume set truly demonstrates the depthand breadth of his range. Gahan Wilson: 50 Years of Playboy Cartoons is atestament to one of the funniest - and wickedly disturbing - cartoonists alive.It's not only a perfect holiday gift for his legion of fans, but also hascrossover appeal to those who favor the darker sensibilities of cartoonists suchas Charles Addams or Edward Gorey.

Neil Gaiman was born in 1960 in Portchester, England. He worked as a journalist and freelance writer for a time, before deciding to try his hand at comic books. Some of his work has appeared in publications such as "Time Out,""The Sunday Times,""Punch" and "The Observer." Gaiman's first comic endeavor was the graphic novel series "The ...
Title:Gahan Wilson 50 years of Playboy CartoonsFormat:Boxed Set/Slip Case/CaseboundDimensions:1056 pages, 8 × 10 × 10 inPublished:June 4, 2013Publisher:Fantagraphics BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1606992988

ISBN - 13:9781606992982