A Contract with God (Paperback)

By Will Eisner

W. W. Norton & Company, 9780393328042, 208pp.

Publication Date: December 17, 2006

Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (3/7/2017)

List Price: 18.95*
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Description

The first graphic novel—a mesmerizing fictional chronicle of a universal American experience.


Through a quartet of four interwoven stories, A Contract With God express the joy, exuberance, tragedy, and drama of life on the mythical Dropsie Avenue in the Bronx. This is the legendary book that launched a new art form and reaffirmed Will Eisner as one of the great pioneers of American graphics.


About the Author

Born in New York City, Will Eisner (1917–2005) was the author of the legendary comic strip The Spirit, as well as fifteen graphic novels and three influential instructional textbooks. The comic industry’s top awards, the Eisner Awards, are named in his honor.