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Old Jewish Comedians (A BLAB! Storybook)

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Published by Fantagraphics .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Graphic Novels,
  • Comedy (Performing Arts),
  • Portraiture,
  • Art,
  • Graphic Novels - General,
  • Comics & Graphic Novels / Graphic Novels / General,
  • Comics & Graphic Novels,
  • Comedy,
  • Subjects & Themes - Portraits

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLeonard Maltin (Introduction), Monte Beauchamp (Series Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8619324M
    ISBN 101560977418
    ISBN 109781560977414


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