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3 edition of The Mad reader found in the catalog.

The Mad reader

[humor in a jugular vein]

by Harvey Kurtzman

  • 19 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Ibooks, Distributed by Simon & Schuster in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pictorial American wit and humor,
  • Comic books, strips

  • Edition Notes

    Subtitle from cover

    Statementwritten by Harvey Kurtzman ; drawn by Jack Davis, Bill Elder, Wallace Wood ; with a vital message from Roger Price
    ContributionsPrice, Roger, Davis, Jack, 1924-, Elder, Bill, Wood, Wallace
    The Physical Object
    Pagination203 p. :
    Number of Pages203
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24950824M
    ISBN 100743434919

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