Book List in Order: 8 titles


  • 'The story of Max Zillion, the ace saxophonist man-handling his chosen instrument Alto Ego, rising to artistic heights with music and sinking through financial depths thanks to the machinations of Mean McMudda, the eternal agent who takes 100% and th...



  • Calculus Cat's home life is locked in an in-tense, argumentative relationship with his TV set, which bedevils him with commercials for Skweeky Weets-the world's most asinine breakfast cere-al. His job' is no better. He is forced to run thought the st...



  • Hunt Emerson, the dazzlingly talented cartoonist, tackles the biggest literary name of them all: Dante. Emerson's Inferno delights on many levels: as an ingenious translation of classic verse; an effortlessly readable introduction to a complex poem; ...




  • Casanova, the great lover and adventurer, is 73 and nearing the end of his life. He plans to make one last grand seduction, and devises a precarious plan to that end. Needless to say, in the cartoon hands of Hunt Emerson, the whole thing goes disastr...



  • Why the Mariner stops three young men bidden to a wedding feast makes a fascinating and morally rich tale told in rhyme. In the seaman's story, the very simple act of shooting an albatross brings terrifying bad luck--and until the Mariner understands...




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    The collected CityMouth strips from the master of underground British comix, Hunt Emerson.They’re big mouths, each with a city inside. They’re infested with classical ruins, a sort of architectural vermin. They suffer from all the ills of modern ...