MAD's Greatest Artists (Hardcover)

Dave Berg: Five Decades of The Lighter Side Of . . .

By Dave Berg

Running Press Adult, 9780762451616, 272pp.

Publication Date: November 5, 2013

List Price: 30.00*
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Included in this magnificent collection are some of the greatest works from Dave Berg-one of MAD Magazine's most popular writers/artists. The material will be presented chronologically and interspersed throughout with rough sketches,
a rare 1970 interview, an introduction and portrait of Berg by well-known American illustrator Drew Friedman, a "growing up with Dave Berg" essay by his daughter Nancy Berg, newly illustrated versions of classic Berg strips by several noteworthy cartoonists, and much more.

About the Author

Dave Berg was one of MAD Magazine's most popular cartoonists. He joined the staff in 1956 and published numerous humor articles before creating "The Lighter Side of . . ." in 1961. His work appeared in MAD for a total of 46 years, until his death in 2002.

Praise For MAD's Greatest Artists: Dave Berg: Five Decades of The Lighter Side Of . . .

For anyone who wants to read Berg's work, this book provides brilliant insight into his cartoons and his life via interviews and testimonials from daughter Nancy and others he influenced.
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