Mr. Punch the Tragical Comedy or Comdey Tragedy

Mr. Punch the Tragical Comedy or Comdey Tragedy

By Neil Gaiman; Karen Berger (Editor); Dave McKean (Illustrator)

Vertigo, Paperback, 9781563892462, 96pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 1995

Description
/Dave McKean, illustrator In his grandfather's seaside arcade, a young boy encounters a mysterious Punch & Judy man with a dark past and a woman who makes her living playing a mermaid. As their stories unfold, the boy must confront family secrets, strange puppets and a nightmarish world of violence and betrayal. Second printing. Graphic novel format


About the Author
Neil Gaiman is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of more than twenty books, and is the recipient of numerous literary honors. Originally from England, he now lives in America.

Berger is a medical writer and publisher.

Dave McKean is best known for his work on Neil Gaiman's Sandman series of graphic novels and for his CD covers for musicians from Tori Amos to Alice Cooper. He also illustrated Neil Gaiman's picture books The Day I Swapped My Dad for Two Goldfish, The Wolves in the Walls, and Crazy Hair. He is a cult figure in the comic book world, and is also a photographer.