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    Joe Sacco Yahoo #5 Complete 2-Page Story "Notes From a Defeatist" Original Art (Fantagraphics, 1991). The first Gulf War puts our brain-exposed hero in a tailspin as he sees the situation for what it really is, in this densely-inked two-pager. This story, from Sacco's 1988-92 six-issue Yahoo comic book series, was later reprinted in a 1995 book compilation, War Junkie, and more recently, it provided the title to his 2005 collection, Notes From a Defeatist, with the first panel image of him appearing on the cover of that 220 page book. Sacco's work is highly regarded, garnering him numerous awards, including the Eisner Award in 2001. The pages are is ink over graphite on Bristol board, with an average image area of 10" x 15", with each page matted with an acetate protective overlay for an overall size of 16" X 21.5". Excellent condition. Mr Sacco rarely sells his work; in fact, this is the first time Heritage has offered anything by this globe-traveling comics journalist. Don't miss it!

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