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I Shall Destroy All the Civilized Planets

The Comics of Fletcher Hanks

by Paul Karasik

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Fantagraphics .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Graphic Novels,
  • Comics & Graphic Novels,
  • Fiction,
  • General,
  • Nonfiction,
  • Graphic Novels - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages120
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8619384M
    ISBN 101560978392
    ISBN 109781560978398

    Some would argue that’s for the best. But I defy you not to be sucked in by the primitive charms of his work – from – collected for the first time in Fantagraphics’ amazing new book I SHALL DESTROY ALL THE CIVILIZED PLANETS!: THE COMICS OF FLETCHER HANKS.   Readers of the first Fletcher Hanks volume―I Shall Destroy All the Civilized Planets―were stunned by its pop surrealism and outright violent mayhem. This larger second volume, when combined with the first, comprises the complete comics work of the heretofore forgotten Golden Age visionary. Fletcher Hanks was the first great comic book auteur.

    I Shall Destroy All Civilized Planets! I Shall Destroy All Civilized Planets! James Friel. 5, 3. Golden Age. James Friel. 5, 3. Post #1 T The above-named book, by Fletcher Hanks, is out this week from Fantagraphics. for the sake of this narrative, I shall call Steven Utley) who had an immense knowledge of. I Shall Destroy All the Civilized Planets! packs a final sucker punch in the form of an excellent afterword written as a comic by Karasik, who, in , adapted Paul Auster’s City of Glass into a graphic novel with artist David Mazzucchelli (this essential work was reissued by Picador in ). Karasik’s style lies in stark contrast to that.

    The book, “I Shall Destory All the Civilized Planets” contains 15 stories by Fletcher Hanks, followed by a 16 page comics story by myself that explains, “Whatever Happened to Fletcher Hanks”. My discovery of what kind of man he was is exactly what prompted me to compile the book. Fletcher Hanks, Sr. (December 1, – Janu ) was a cartoonist from the Golden Age of Comic Books, who wrote and drew stories detailing the adventures of all-powerful, supernatural heroes and their elaborate punishments of addition to his birth name, Hanks worked under a number of pen names, including "Hank Christy," "Charles Netcher," "C. C. Starr," and "Barclay Born: December 1, , Paterson, New Jersey.


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A book that makes you wonder about the sanity of Fletcher Hanks, because never has there been a comic book like this!/5(41). I Shall Destroy All the Civilized Planets!, the first collection of Hanks' work, introduces a new generation to this artist's strange works.

Soon after the April, introduction of Superman in Action Comics #1, new publishers sprang up and needed content for the suddenly-popular comic books.4/5. If anything, Fletcher Hanks proves that there is no limit in the medium known as the comic book. In "I Shall Destroy All the Civilized Planets" Hanks' array of Godly superheroes which include Stardust the Super Wizard and Fantomah the Mystery Woman of the Jungle combat evil in all it's forms, whether they're racist stereotypes trying to rob Fort Knox or Gyp Clip and his Anti Gravity Ray which /5.

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Because he worked in a gutter medium for second-rate. Buy I SHALL DESTROY ALL THE CIVILIZED PLANETS!: The Fantastic Comics of Fletcher Hanks 01 by Karasik, Paul (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(32). I Shall Destroy All the Civilized Planets, a new collection of Hanks' works from Fantagraphics, showcases various stories written and drawn by this largely unknown artist.

Hanks only worked in Author: Popmatters Staff. "I Shall Destroy All the Civilized Planets is probably the archival project of the year, in that (a) these comics were not readily available in any format other than their original printings, and (b) this is an essential book for any comics library." – Dick HyacinthReleased on: J   I Shall Destroy All the Civilized Planets.

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A book that makes you wonder about /5(33). I Shall Destroy All the Civilized Planets is probably the archival project of the year, in that (a) these comics were not readily available in any format other than their original printings, and (b) this is an essential book for any comics library.

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