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Title Lon Chaney speaks / by Pat Dorian.
Author Dorian, Pat, author, artist.
Publication New York : Pantheon Books, [2020]
Edition First edition.
Description 155 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary "A stunning graphic debut: the life of the legendary silent-film actor Lon Chaney (the original Phantom of the Opera and Hunchback of Notre Dame), as imagined by an artist whose work recalls the style and skill of early-era New Yorker cartoonists. From the artist: " 'No one will ever love me!' I believe it was this near-universal fear that makes Lon Chaney's characters continue to resonate with us today. On their surface, most of them are distinctly unlikeable: they are monsters, outcasts, criminals. But through his unique magic, Chaney makes them empathetic. He pioneered the craft of make-up artist long before that term ever existed, and he used his expertise to hide himself from public view--what if nobody loved him?""-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Chaney, Lon, 1883-1930 -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Motion picture actors and actresses -- United States -- Biography -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Actors -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Actresses -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Chaney, Lon, 1883-1930. (OCoLC)fst00253838
Actresses. (OCoLC)fst00796328
Actors. (OCoLC)fst00796296
Motion picture actors and actresses. (OCoLC)fst01027096
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre Nonfiction comics. (OCoLC)fst01921721
Comics (Graphic works) (OCoLC)fst01921613
Biographical comics. (OCoLC)fst01921595
Graphic novels.
Comic books, strips, etc. (OCoLC)fst01423722
Graphic novels. (OCoLC)fst01726630
Nonfiction comics.
Biographical comics.
Comics (Graphic works)
Related To Online version: Dorian, Pat. Lon Chaney speaks First edition. New York : Pantheon Books, 2020. 9781524747442 (DLC) 2020000914
ISBN 9781524747435 (hardcover) :
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