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The Resource Superheroes of the Round Table : comics connections to Medieval and Renaissance literature, Jason Tondro

Superheroes of the Round Table : comics connections to Medieval and Renaissance literature, Jason Tondro

Label
Superheroes of the Round Table : comics connections to Medieval and Renaissance literature
Title
Superheroes of the Round Table
Title remainder
comics connections to Medieval and Renaissance literature
Statement of responsibility
Jason Tondro
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Establishing the comic genre as a cousin to Arthurian myth, Spenser, and Shakespeare, this work uses comics to inform readings of The Faerie Queene, The Tempest, Malory's Morte and more, while employing authors like Ben Johnson to help explain comics by Alan Moore, Jack Kirby, and Grant Morrison"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tondro, Jason
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Comic books, strips, etc.
  • Heroes in art
  • English literature
  • Renaissance
  • Art and literature
Label
Superheroes of the Round Table : comics connections to Medieval and Renaissance literature, Jason Tondro
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Double identities and Arthegall's Yron Man -- Kirby's masque -- "By my so potent art" -- Arthur, the four-color king -- Grant Morrison's Grail quest
Control code
732960100
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 240 pages
Isbn
9780786460687
Lccn
2011036579
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Superheroes of the Round Table : comics connections to Medieval and Renaissance literature, Jason Tondro
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Double identities and Arthegall's Yron Man -- Kirby's masque -- "By my so potent art" -- Arthur, the four-color king -- Grant Morrison's Grail quest
Control code
732960100
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 240 pages
Isbn
9780786460687
Lccn
2011036579
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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