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9781250262899

A wealth of pigeons : a cartoon collection

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Graphic fiction ; First edition.

"'I've always looked upon cartooning as comedy's last frontier. I have done stand-up, sketches, movies, monologues, awards show introductions, sound bites, blurbs, talk show appearances, and tweets, but the idea of a one-panel image with or without a caption mystified me. I felt like, yeah, sometimes I'm funny, but there are these other weird freaks who are actually funny. You can understand that I was deeply suspicious of these people who are actually funny.' So writes the multitalented comedian Steve Martin in his introduction to A Wealth of Pigeons: A Cartoon Collection. In order to venture into this lauded territory of cartooning, he partnered with the heralded New Yorker cartoonist Harry Bliss. Steve shared caption and cartoon ideas, Harry provided impeccable artwork, and together they created this collection of humorous cartoons and comic strips, with amusing commentary about their collaboration throughout. The result: this gorgeous, funny, singular book, perfect to give as a gift or to buy for yourself"--

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Avon Free Library 741.5973 MAR (Text)
Adult Nonfiction
52113300526298
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Mount Morris Library 741.59 Bli (Text)
Adult Nonfiction
52123300284491
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Palmyra Community Library 741.5973 MAR (Text)
Adult Nonfiction
52127300437629
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Perry Public Library 741.5 BLI (Text)
Adult Nonfiction
52142302251464
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08/21/2021
 Memorial: Jaggard, Harvey

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