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The ACME Novelty LibraryChris Ware (Jimmy Corrigan: The Smartest Kid on Earth) takes in the tired, the poor, the struggling 'toons that have peppered his ACME...The ACME Novelty LibraryFictionChris Ware (Jimmy Corrigan: The Smartest Kid on Earth) takes in the tired, the poor, the struggling 'toons that have peppered his ACME...2005-09-16Pantheon
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The ACME Novelty Library

Genre: Fiction; Author: Chris Ware; Publisher: Pantheon

Chris Ware (Jimmy Corrigan: The Smartest Kid on Earth) takes in the tired, the poor, the struggling ‘toons that have peppered his ACME Novelty Library periodicals and gives them a home here. At turns poignant and cheeky, the hardcover teems with meticulously detailed comics of unmistakable Ware-iness: strips like ”G.I. Jim,” about action-figure-collecting nerds, and faux ads, like the one touting feudalism.

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