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Dc Comics Covergirls
By Adam Hughes (foreword by) and Louise Simonson
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Chartwell Books
Publication date October 1, 2016
Pages 209
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780785834366
ISBN-10 0785834362
Original list price $24.99
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description:

Uncover the groundbreaking super women who fronted the history of DC Comics! DC Comics Covergirls follows the evolution of the super heroine, from Wonder Woman to the women of the new Birds of Prey.

Explore and examine the evolution of the women of DC Comics with this comprehensive comic book cover anthology. You will follow the 1942 introduction of DC Comics' most famous heroine, Wonder Woman, and her various incarnations up to the present day all-female super hero team, Birds of Prey. Discover the creation of comic book spin-offs based on famous characters like Lois Lane.

The recent wealth of fierce female-driven titles such as Supergirl, Promethea, Catwoman, and Batgirl, show a development in how we tell the stories of women. These complex female characters demanded to have their stories shown. DC Covergirls feature women who prove their power in being both beautiful and strong willed.

Famous contributing artists include Jim Lee, Alex Ross, Adam Hughes, J. Scott Campbell, Michael Turner, Darwyn Cookie, Jill Thompson and many more! Each cover is annotated with pub year, issue number, series, author, colorist, and art information for an in-depth survey of the series each comic was a part of. Also included are covers from other DC properties, such as the gritty fantasy graphic novels of Vertigo as well as cover girls from Wild Storm, Image, Helix, and America's Best Comics.

Take a fun, smart, engaging look at the greatest super heroines of yesterday, today, and tomorrow! You will follow each heroine's story line as the issues of her cover art progresses. You will learn the development of your favorite super women in this tribute to crime fighting females!



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Editions for the work DC Comics Covergirls
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780785834366
 
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from Chartwell Books (October 1, 2016)
9780785834366 | details & prices | 209 pages | List price $24.99
This edition also contains DC Comics Covergirls
About: Uncover the groundbreaking super women who fronted the history of DC Comics!
from Rizzoli Intl Pubns (January 6, 2009)
9780789318695 | details & prices | 208 pages | 9.25 × 12.50 × 1.25 in. | 3.40 lbs | List price $14.98
Editions for the work DC Comics Covergirls
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780785834366 Book cover for 9780789315441
 
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With Adam Hughes (other contributor) | from Chartwell Books (October 1, 2016)
9780785834366 | details & prices | 209 pages | List price $24.99
This edition also contains DC Comics Covergirls
About: Uncover the groundbreaking super women who fronted the history of DC Comics!
from Universe Pub (May 29, 2007)
9780789315441 | details & prices | 205 pages | 9.75 × 12.75 × 1.25 in. | 3.40 lbs | List price $39.95
About: From the trailblazing Wonder Woman of the 1940s to edgy, girl-power-driven comics series like Birds of Prey, DC Comics Covergirls takes a look at the female characters of DC Comics throughout the company's history, and features many of DC Comics' iconic comic book covers.

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