by Michael Tisserand. Published by Harper , 2016. First edition. Hardcover, boards. 545pp., illustrated. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket.
“The creator of the greatest comic strip in history finally gets his due-in an eye-opening biography that lays bare the truth about his art, his heritage, and his life on America’s color line. A native of nineteenth-century New Orleans, George Herriman came of age as an illustrator, journalist, and cartoonist in the boomtown of Los Angeles and the wild metropolis of New York.”