American Splendor #9

$20.00

by Harvey Pekar
art: Kevin Brown, Sean Carroll, Robert Crumb, Gary Dumm, & Co.

The ninth incarnation of the classic and groundbreaking autobiographical anthology series by Harvey Pekar features seven stories with art by Kevin Brown, Sean Carroll, Robert Crumb, Gary Dumm, Philip Fried, Barry Hoffman, Bill Knapp, Val Mayerik, May Midwest & Mitchell Sonoda.


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Description

This ninth issue published in 1984 features:

“A Semi-Bummer Weekend”, script by Harvey Pekar, art by Sean Carroll; Jon comes to visit, but Harvey feels his stay doesn’t go very well.

“A Short Visit”, script by Harvey Pekar, art by Barry Hoffman; Harvey has neglected to visit a colleague who was taken ill.

“Who Are You Kidding?”, script by Harvey Pekar, art by Sean Carroll; Harvey and Toby talk about the Toto song “Rosanna” and the Saturday Night Live character “Rosanna Roseannadanna.”

“Free Ride”, script by Harvey Pekar, art by Gary Dumm; Herschel starts getting lifts to work from Mr Klein, but comes to dislike him.

“A Harvey Pekar Story”, script by Harvey Pekar, art by Val Mayerik; Jon has a Harvey Pekar experience.

“One Of Life’s Pleasures”, script by Harvey Pekar, pencils by Philip Fried, inks by Bill Knapp; Harvey asks which hospital in Cleveland has the best cafeteria.

“The Garfield Monument”, script by Harvey Pekar, art by M. Sonoda.

Cover art by Sean Carroll.

56 page black and white magazine with color covers
Harvey Pekar, 1984

Additional information

Weight 5 oz
Dimensions 11 × 8.5 × .125 in