Rip Kirby, Vol. 4: 1954-1956 by Alex RaymondRip Kirby, Vol. 4: 1954-1956 by Alex Raymond

Rip Kirby, Vol. 4: 1954-1956

byAlex RaymondContribution byAlex Raymond

Hardcover | August 9, 2011

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The fourth volume of Alex Raymond's modernist classic, Rip Kirby, contains every daily strip from April 19, 1954 through September 29, 1956. The 46-year-old Raymond's tragic death in the prime of his life caught the syndicate in mid-episode. This book also contains the conclusion to Raymond's ultimate story, drawn by John Prentice, from October 1 through October 20, 1956. Edited and designed by Eisner Award-winner Dean Mullaney, with a biographical and historical essay by Brian Walker.
Alex Raymond (1909-1956) is regarded, with Milton Caniff and Hal Foster, as one of the three giants of newspaper adventure strip artists. Raymond apprenticed with Chic Young on Blondie, and Lymon Young on Tim Tyler's Luck. The year 1934 was a major turning point in his career: he illustrated X-9, a new detective comic strip written by ...
Title:Rip Kirby, Vol. 4: 1954-1956Format:HardcoverDimensions:320 pages, 11.31 × 10.44 × 1.25 inPublished:August 9, 2011Publisher:IDW PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1600109896

ISBN - 13:9781600109898