Al Capp's Complete Shmoo Volume 1: The Comic Books by Al Capp Studios
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Al Capp's Complete Shmoo Volume 1: The Comic Books
By Al Capp Studios

Al Capp's Complete Shmoo Volume 1: The Comic Books

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Al Capp's Complete Shmoo Volume 1: The Comic Books by Al Capp Studios

Book Description

First appearing in Al Capp's "Li'l Abner" comic strip in 1948, the oddly shaped (and happily edible) Shmoo became an overnight phenomenon, spawning an unprecedented merchandising frenzy in the late '40s and 50s. As part of the "Dark Horse Archives" series, all Shmoo comic book appearances are being collected for the first time ever in a deluxe hardcover edition!In addition to every issue of Shmoo Comics from 1949 and 1950, rare bonus stories, and Shmoo-centric advertisements from yesteryear, "Al Capp's Complete Shmoo: The Comic Books" features an introduction and annotations by certified Shmoo-ologist Denis Kitchen. A persistent presence in pop culture, the selfless Shmoo has served humanity for decades - mostly by offering itself as food - but also by entertaining and tickling our funny bones like no other creature can. Treat yourself to these hilarious adventures, featuring Washable Jones, Super Shmoo, Frankenshmoo, Fu Manshmoo and truly a cast of thousands! This archival collection sports a new cover by Peter Poplaski.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781593079017
ISBN-10: 159307901X
Format: Hardback
(266mm x 176mm x 19mm)
Pages: 176
Imprint: Dark Horse Comics,U.S.
Publisher: Dark Horse Comics,U.S.
Publish Date: 12-Mar-2008
Country of Publication: United States

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