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Building Stories (SIGNED) by  Chris Ware - Signed First Edition - 2012 - from acornbooks northwest and

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Building Stories (SIGNED)

by Ware, Chris

Condition: As New

New York, New York: Pantheon Books / Random House, 2012. Fine. Signed without personalization by Chris Ware, as "C. Ware", on cover of box at upper right corner above clock. Selected as one of the 10 Best Books of 2012 by editors of The New York Times Book Review. Named by Publishers Weekly Comics World's Critics' Poll as Best Graphic Novel of 2012. Large illustrated cardboard box containing 14 components of this graphic novel: books, booklets, pamphlets, newspaper-like comics, and an illustrated folded game-like board. Illus. in color. Exterior shrinkwrap opened to check edition. Interior shrinkwrap intact and unopened. Large, heavy item - may require extra shipping fee for Priority and International mailing.. Signed by Author (Illustrator). First Edition, 1st Printing. Hard Cover & Soft Cover. As New. Illus. by Chris Ware. Elephant Folio - over 15" - 23" tall.

CHRIS WARE is widely acknowledged as the most gifted and beloved cartoonist of his generation by both his mother and seven-year-old daughter. His Jimmy Corrigan: The Smartest Kid on Earth won the Guardian First Book Award and was listed as one of the "100 Best Books of the Decade" by  The Times (London) in 2009. An irregular contributor to This American Life and The New Yorker ( where some of the pages of this book first appeared) his original drawings have been exhibited in the Whitney Biennial, the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago and in piles behind his work table in Oak Park, Illinois.

  • Bookseller: acornbooks northwest US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 09749
  • Title: Building Stories (SIGNED)
  • Author: Ware, Chris
  • Illustrator: Chris Ware
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: As New
  • Edition: First Edition, 1st Printing
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 0375424334
  • ISBN 13: 9780375424335
  • Publisher: Pantheon Books / Random House
  • Place: New York, New York
  • Date published: 2012
  • Bookseller catalogs: CARTOONS & COMICS;
  • Size: Elephant Folio - over 15" - 23" tall


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