R. Crumb Sketch Book: Nov. 1974 – Jan. 1978
Crumb, R: Sketch Book Nov. 1974 – Jan. 1978
Frankfurt-am-Main: Zweitausendeins, 1981. Hardback 4to; facsimile edition. 310 pp. Maroon and black cloth-covered boards, with titles stamped in gilt on spine; light blue edge-staining; marbled endpapers; publisher's original card slipcase; accompanied by staple-bound pamphlet providing a German translation by Harry Rowohlt of all written material in the work. Condition: Near Fine; minor wear to slipcase; slight toning to pamphlet. $75
Underground comix legend R. Crumb continued with his seminal artistry throughout the seventies, his mordant humor and caustic social commentary undimmed. This anthology includes some of his best work of the era, and features countercultural icons such as the bohemian Fritz the Cat and spiritual guru Mr. Natural.
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