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The Resource Astro city : life in the big city, Kurt Busiek, writer ; Brent E. Anderson, artist ; Richard Starkings and Comicraft's John Gaushell, lettering & design ; Steve Buccelato and Electric Crayon, color art ; Alex Ross, covers ; Busiek, Anderson & Ross, architects & city planners

Astro city : life in the big city, Kurt Busiek, writer ; Brent E. Anderson, artist ; Richard Starkings and Comicraft's John Gaushell, lettering & design ; Steve Buccelato and Electric Crayon, color art ; Alex Ross, covers ; Busiek, Anderson & Ross, architects & city planners

Label
Astro city : life in the big city
Title
Astro city
Title remainder
life in the big city
Statement of responsibility
Kurt Busiek, writer ; Brent E. Anderson, artist ; Richard Starkings and Comicraft's John Gaushell, lettering & design ; Steve Buccelato and Electric Crayon, color art ; Alex Ross, covers ; Busiek, Anderson & Ross, architects & city planners
Title variation
  • Kurt Busiek's Astro city
  • Life in the big city
Title variation remainder
life in the big city
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Collects the first six volumes of the comic-book series "Astro City, " which chronicles the hopes, dreams, and trials of ordinary people and superheroes in a city with a long history of protection from such powerful figures as Samaritan and Winged Victory
Cataloging source
AU@
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Busiek, Kurt
Dewey number
741.5/973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PN6728.A79
  • PN6728.A79
LC item number
  • B77 2011
  • B77 2011
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Anderson, Brent Eric
  • Starkings, Richard
  • Buccellato, Steve
  • Ross, Alex
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Superheroes
  • City and town life
  • Good and evil
Label
Astro city : life in the big city, Kurt Busiek, writer ; Brent E. Anderson, artist ; Richard Starkings and Comicraft's John Gaushell, lettering & design ; Steve Buccelato and Electric Crayon, color art ; Alex Ross, covers ; Busiek, Anderson & Ross, architects & city planners
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Originally published as Kurt Busiek's Astro city v. 1 #1-6."
  • Introduction by Kurt Busiek
Contents
In dreams -- Scoop -- Little knowledge -- Safeguards -- Reconnaissance -- Dinner at eight -- Infrastructure -- Cover gallery
Control code
sky244972596
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
Graphic novel.
Extent
192 p.
Isbn
9781401232610
Isbn Type
(hbk)
Lccn
2012376788
Other physical details
chiefly col. ill.
Label
Astro city : life in the big city, Kurt Busiek, writer ; Brent E. Anderson, artist ; Richard Starkings and Comicraft's John Gaushell, lettering & design ; Steve Buccelato and Electric Crayon, color art ; Alex Ross, covers ; Busiek, Anderson & Ross, architects & city planners
Publication
Note
  • "Originally published as Kurt Busiek's Astro city v. 1 #1-6."
  • Introduction by Kurt Busiek
Contents
In dreams -- Scoop -- Little knowledge -- Safeguards -- Reconnaissance -- Dinner at eight -- Infrastructure -- Cover gallery
Control code
sky244972596
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
Graphic novel.
Extent
192 p.
Isbn
9781401232610
Isbn Type
(hbk)
Lccn
2012376788
Other physical details
chiefly col. ill.

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