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The Tragical Comedy or Comical Tragedy of Mr. Punch : A Romance / written by Neil Gaiman ; illustrated & designed by Dave McKean.

Gaiman, Neil. (Author). McKean, Dave, (illustrator.).

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  • ISBN: 9781401251420 (hb.)
  • Physical Description: unpaged : illustrations ; 31 cm
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Vertigo/DC Comics, 2014.

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General Note: Western standards format.
Summary, etc.: Mr. Punch tells the tale of a young boy's loss of innocence results from a horrific confrontation with his past. Spending a summer at his grandfather's seaside arcade, a troubled adolescent harmlessly becomes involved with a mysterious Punch and Judy Man and a mermaid-portraying woman. But when the violent puppet show triggers buried memories of the boy's family, the lives of all become feverishly intertwined.
Genre: Graphic novels adult.

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