The Simpsons Guide To Springfield by Matt GroeningThe Simpsons Guide To Springfield by Matt Groening

The Simpsons Guide To Springfield

byMatt Groening

Paperback | October 9, 1998

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Springfield...

Home of the Isotopes, Springfield A&M, and Blinkey, the world's first three–eyed fish! Birthplace of the Flaming Moe! The site of Krustylu Studios, the awe–inspiring Springfield Gorge, and a world–renowned box factory! O Springfield! What many wonders you offer up for our consumption!

Yes, we've all heard of Springfield called the country's "worst city" and "America's crudbucket." But is it all that bad? Well, maybe yes and maybe no––you be the judge! This handy, indispensable guide shows you where to go, what to do, and what to see in Springfield––and what shots to get before you visit. Along the way, you'll explore the culture, foods, and beliefs of everyday people and, in essays, photos, and sidebars, peer into the very soul of this dysfunctional, dynamic city! From the smoky majesty of the Springfield Tire Yard the crunchy, oily goddess of The Frying Dutchman seafood restaurant, from the swanky shopping of the South Street Squidport to nut–watching opportunities at the Bloodbath and Beyond Gun Shop, this is the guide for everyone planning a trip to the city that Springfield resident Marge Simpson calls, "a part of us all."

Matt Groening, the creator and executive producer of the Emmy® Award-winning series The Simpsons, as well as creator of the cartoon strip "Life in Hell" and the animated POX television series Futurama, is the man responsible for bringing animation to prime time. In addition, Groening formed Bongo Comics Group in 1993 and currently ser...
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Title:The Simpsons Guide To SpringfieldFormat:PaperbackDimensions:132 pages, 7 × 9 × 0.26 inPublished:October 9, 1998Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0060952822

ISBN - 13:9780060952822

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Ah, yes...Springfield. Where the grass is green, the skies are blue and the people are a brilliant yellow. If you look carefully through this book, you can find swanky South Street Southport, the Springfield Tire Yards, the Frying Dutchman, the New Bedlam Home for the Emotionally Interesting, Krustylu Studios, and, of course, the home of the Simpsons, Springfield's most famous - or perhaps infamous - family. The Simpsons Guide to Springfield is the first official guide to their hometown.