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The Hive. by  Charles BURNS - Signed First Edition - 2012. - from Orpheus Books (SKU: 17251)

The Hive.

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The Hive.

by BURNS, Charles

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  • as new
  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
Condition
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ISBN 10
0307907880
ISBN 13
9780307907882
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New York: Pantheon, 2012. Signed on the title page by Charles Burns. First edition / First printing. Purple cloth spine, pictorial laminated boards. Very fine. Issued without dust jacket, Mylar jacket supplied.

Synopsis

CHARLES BURNS grew up in Seattle in the 1970s. His work rose to prominence in Art Spiegelman's Raw magazine in the mid-1980s and took off from there, in an extraordinary range of comics and projects, from Iggy Pop album covers to the latest ad campaign for Altoids. In 1992 he designed the sets for Mark Morris's restaging of The Nutcracker (renamed The Hard Nut ) at the Brooklyn Academy of Music. He illustrated covers for Time, The New Yorker, and The New York Times Magazine . He was also tapped as the official cover artist for The Believer magazine at its inception in 2003. Black Hole received Eisner, Harvey, and Ignatz awards in 2005. Burns lives in Philadelphia with his wife and two daughters.

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Seller
Orpheus Books US (US)
Seller Inventory #
17251
Title
The Hive.
Author
BURNS, Charles
Illustrator
Charles Burns
Format/binding
Purple cloth spine, pictorial laminated boards.
Book condition
New As New
Quantity available
1
Edition
First edition / First printing.
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0307907880
ISBN 13
9780307907882
Publisher
Pantheon,
Place of Publication
New York:
Date published
2012.
Bookseller catalogs
Graphic Novels and Comics;

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About Orpheus Books

We specialize exclusively in First Edition/First Printing books. Our best books are rated very fine and we are most conservative in our grading. We take pride in maintaining a significant selection of fine books. Your trust is of great importance to us and everything we sell is guaranteed. Archival dust jacket covers are provided with all hardcover books.

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