Cigarette Girl (Paperback)Masahiko Matsumoto (author)
Paperback 264 Pages / Published: 24/05/2016
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Welcome to the quiet, evocative urban dramas of Masahiko Matsumoto, one of the leading lights of the Japanese alternative-comics movement known as "gekiga." Originally published in 1974, these eleven stories now form the first English-language collection of Matsumoto's mature work. His shy, uncertain heroes face broken hearts, changing families, money troubles, sexual anxiety, and the pressures of tradition, but with a whimsy and lightness of touch that is Matsumoto's trademark. With a new introduction by Matsumoto's well-known colleague, the late Yoshihiro Tatsumi.
Publisher: Top Shelf Productions
Number of pages: 264
Weight: 392 g
Dimensions: 184 x 132 x 19 mm
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