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The amazing remarkable Monsieur Leotard

a novel with typographical acrobatics and illustrational feats in an ideal production of entirely new tricks, statuesque acts, and performances

by Eddie Campbell

  • 82 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by First Second in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementstory by Eddie Campbell and Dan Best ; art by Eddie Campbell.
ContributionsBest, Dan.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN6727.C29 A63 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16900092M
ISBN 101596433019
ISBN 109781596433014
LC Control Number2008023283

Eddie Campbell’s metafictional romp, The Amazing, Remarkable Monsieur Leotard (First Second, $17), written in collaboration with Dan Best, isn’t a graphic novel so much as an overstuffed trunk spilling over with whimsical adventures, factual morsels, and gags. Etienne Leotard is the fictional nephew of the historical Jules Leotard, the. The Amazing Remarkable Monsieur Leotard 85 copies, 2 reviews; Eddie Campbell's Bacchus, Book 1: Immortality Isn't Forever 85 copies, 1 review; Alec: After The Snooter 71 copies, 4 reviews; From Hell: Being a Melodrama in Sixteen Parts, Vol. 1 (Illustrator) 62 copies; Snakes and Ladders 59 copies; The Lovely Horrible Stuff 57 copies, 5 reviews.

Each new project always seems very different from the previous one, trying out new ideas and storytelling tactics. Sure enough, his and Dan Best’s new book, The Amazing Remarkable Monsieur Leotard, is completely different from the last book of Campbell’s I read. And in some ways, I think it’s my favorite book from Campbell in a long while.   In January , ’s latest book was also published by First Second. THE AMAZING REMARKABLE MONSIEUR LEOTARD follows the life of circus performers and historical figures as they wander in and out.

I like both books greatly and love the written work of both authors, but they really weren’t the best books out there. Neither from an indy or super hero stand point. Leotard was kind of the shit though. Big ups on Eddie Campbell. ‘The Amazing Remarkable Monsieur Leotard’. In the s, he published his first comic book, an autobiographical work called In the Days of the Ace Rock and Roll Club. Trivia. In early , he collaborated with Dan Best on a book titled The Amazing Remarkable Monsieur Leotard. Family Life. He was born and raised in Glasgow, Scotland, and he later settled in Australia. Associated With.


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The Amazing Remarkable Monsieur Leotard The book was a gift to a family member who collects these delightful tales and drawings. She reported "Loves it!" didn't know they did this book!4/5(7). The Amazing Remarkable Monsieur Leotard doesnt entirely hold together as a narrative, but its whimsical and entertaining, and the illustrations are wonderful.

Moments of it remind me of Forrest Gump done in an early 20th century circus setting/5. The Amazing Remarkable Monsieur Leotard by Eddie Campbell and Dan Best Eddie Campbell and Dan Best team up for a rollicking story that’s as fun as a day under the big top a three-ring gallery of humor and adventure.

There’s a theme running through Eddie Campbell and Dan Best’s The Amazing, Remarkable Monsieur Leotard, which sees the characters hoping that nothing bad will happen to them. It’s something of a joke really, since this Victorian circus troop of outsiders and freaks are never far from death and destruction, travelling from trouble-spot to trouble-spot.

is the Awesome: The Amazing Remarkable Monsieur Leotard The above is the cover to this year’s Eddie Campbell book from First Second. Yes, I am looking forward to it. You can tell. Next >>> Prev. Archive / Random post / RSS Powered. The Amazing Remarkable Monsieur Leotard.

Written by Eddie Campbell and Dan Best Art by Eddie Campbell. the book takes its title from the real-life acrobat Jules due to Campbell's skill at telling it.

He makes every scene feel fully-realized, due to the amazing, detail-filled art. The vast landscapes he splashes onto the page are. The Amazing Remarkable Monsieur Leotard The book was a gift to a family member who collects these delightful tales and drawings.

She reported "Loves it!" didn't know they did this book!4/5(4). Buy The Amazing Remarkable Monsieur Leotard by Dan Best, Eddie Campbell from Waterstones today. Click and Collect from your local Waterstones Pages:   The Amazing Remarkable Leotard H ere is the final cover, showing front with spine, as designed by Charlie Orr, who also put together the covers for my other First Second books, The Fate of the Artist and The Black Diamond Detective Agency.

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There’s a theme running through Eddie Campbell and Dan Best’s The Amazing, Remarkable Monsieur Leotard, which sees the characters hoping that nothing bad will happen to them.

It’s something of a joke really, since this Victorian circus troop of outsiders and freaks are never far from death and destruction, travelling from trouble-spot to trouble-spot.4/5.

The Amazing Remarkable Monsieur Leotard The book was a gift to a family member who collects these delightful tales and drawings. She reported "Loves it!" didn't know they did this book!4/5.

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The amazing remarkable Monsieur Leotard: a novel with typographical acrobatics and illustrational feats in an ideal production of entirely new tricks, statuesque acts, and performances. [Eddie Campbell; Dan Best] -- Etienne, the nephew of Jules Leotard, a world-renowned trapeze artist, tries very hard to keep the circus afloat after his uncle's death, traveling the world with a group whose members begin to take.

Split into a series of episodes, The Amazing Remarkable Monsieur Leotard is a winning evocation of a lost vision of popular entertainment.

There are even hints that the circus is an ancestor of sorts to the comic book superhero. Amazing Remarkable Monsieur Leotard GN #ST NM Stock Image.

Published by First Second Books. Grade: NM. 1st printing. Written by Eddie Campbell and Dan Best. Art by Eddie Campbel.

Step right up, ladies and gentlemen, for a glorious spectacle of graphic literature beyond your wildest imaginings, in which young Etienne discovers that Seller Rating: % positive. Published Books Kenneth Gerleve Aug The Amazing Remarkable Monsieur Leotard, Eddie Campbell, Dan Best,Bookstore The Art and Writing of Eddie Campbell © Eddie Campbell.

His newest book, The Amazing Remarkable Monsieur Leotard, is another inventively surreal trek into the past, following the eponymous hero — the circus acrobat for whom the leotard was named.

1st printing. Written by Eddie Campbell and Dan Best. Art by Eddie Campbel. Step right up, ladies and gentlemen, for a glorious spectacle of graphic literature beyond your wildest imaginings, in which young Etienne discovers that replacing his uncle as the Amazing Remarkable Monsieur Leotard - world-renowned acrobat and head of a circus troupe - is every bit as difficult as it appears to be!Written: This summer marks the third partnership between Campbell and First Second, as the publisher releases The Amazing Remarkable Monsieur Leotard in August (it's coauthored by Dan Best).

In JanuaryFirst Second Books published Campbell's collaboration with Dan Best, The Amazing Remarkable Monsieur Leotard. The work follows the life of circus performers and historical figures as they wander in and out of history.Apart from the usual suspects such as Harry Potter, Julia Donaldson, and Percy Jackson, there’s The Amazing Remarkable Monsieur Leotard by Eddie Campbell and Dan Best, Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs, and Paper Planes by Dawn O’Porter.

There are books published by Tulika, Hachette, Tara, Katha, Pratham.The Amazing Remarkable Monsieur Leotard, by Eddie Campbell and Dan Best An Best Graphic Novel of the Year A Harrisburg Patriot-News Best Graphic Novel of the Year.