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Al Capp : a life to the contrary /

A major portrait of the legendary comics figure and creator of Li'l Abner offers insight into his deeply complicated character, providing coverage of such topics as the childhood accident that cost him his leg, his turbulent apprenticeship with Joe Palooka creator Ham Fisher and his extremely... Full description

Main Author: Schumacher, Michael, 1950-
Other Authors: Kitchen, Denis, 1946-
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York : Bloomsbury, 2013
Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
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Contents: Flashpoint -- Young dreams and schemes -- The hills -- Uncle Bob's generosity -- Breaking into the business -- Hatfield and McCoy -- Li'l Abner -- Nina -- Merry-go-round -- Greetings from lower Slobbovia -- The shmoo, the kigmy, and all one cartoonist could ever want -- Demise of the monster -- Bright lights -- In the halls of the enemy -- Scandals -- Descent.
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