The Complete Far Side

The Complete Far Side

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11The Far Side® is back with this much-anticipated three-volume slipcased paperback edition of The Complete Far Side!

“Every one of those cartoons is simply something that drifted into my head when I was alone with my thoughts. And, for better or worse, I ‘jotted’ them down. It was only later, when perhaps I received an angry letter from someone, it struck me: Hey! Someone’s been reading my diary!” –Gary Larson, in the preface to The Complete Far Side

Originally published in hardcover in 2003, The Complete Far Side was obviously a New York Times bestseller. Now it’s back like a paperback set having a newly designed slipcase that can delight Far Side fans.

Revered by its fans because funniest, most original, most “What the … ?”-inspiring cartoon ever, The Far Side® debuted in January 1980 and enjoyed an illustrious 14 years within the world’s comics pages until Gary Larson’s retirement in 1994. The Complete Far Side celebrates Larson’s twisted, irreverent genius in this particular ultimate Far Side book.

A masterpiece of comic brilliance, The Complete Far Side contains every Far Side cartoon ever syndicated–over 4,000 in the event you must know–presented in (about) chronological order by year of publication, using more than 1,100 which have never before appeared inside a book. Read the rest of this entry »

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The Complete Far Side

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20The Far Side® is back with this much-anticipated three-volume slipcased paperback edition of The Complete Far Side!

“Every one of them cartoons is simply something that drifted into my head when I was alone with my thoughts. And, for better or worse, I ‘jotted’ them down. It was only later, when perhaps I received an angry letter from someone, who’s struck me: Hey! Someone’s been reading my diary!” –Gary Larson, on the preface to The Complete Far Side

Originally published in hardcover in 2003, The Complete Far Side would have been a New York Times bestseller. Now it’s back like a paperback set which has a newly designed slipcase that could delight Far Side fans.

Revered by its fans since the funniest, most original, most “What the … ?”-inspiring cartoon ever, The Far Side® debuted in January 1980 and enjoyed an illustrious 14 years about the world’s comics pages until Gary Larson’s retirement in 1994. The Complete Far Side celebrates Larson’s twisted, irreverent genius in this particular ultimate Far Side book. Read the rest of this entry »