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The Calvin and Hobbes portable compendium [graphic novel]. Book 3 / Bill Watterson.
Title:
The Calvin and Hobbes portable compendium [graphic novel]. Book 3 / Bill Watterson.

Calvin & Hobbes portable compendium [graphic novel]. Book 3

Portable compendium [graphic novel]. Book 3
Summary:
The second set of books collecting Bill Watterson's timeless Calvin and Hobbes comics in a compact, portable format designed to introduce the timeless adventures of a boy and his stuffed tiger to a new generation of readers. Featuring nearly 500 comics from March 1987 to July 1988, this is the second set in a series of seven. Calvin and Hobbes is unquestionably one of the most popular comic strips of all time. The imaginative world of a boy and his real-only-to-him tiger first appeared in 1985 and could be read in more than 2,400 newspapers when Bill Watterson retired on January 1, 1996. This compact, portable new format is designed to introduce the timeless adventures of Calvin and Hobbes to a new generation of readers, and will fit easily into backpacks as well as on the collector's shelf. Featuring archival slipcase and cover art selected by the author, The Calvin and Hobbes Portable Compendium pays tribute to the strip's origin in newspapers while appealing to both new and existing fans of Calvin and Hobbes. This set is composed of two 144-page paperback books, including nearly 500 comics from March 1987 to July 1988. It is the second of seven sets total to be released between 2023 and 2026.
Format:
Books
Physical Description:
142 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 23 cm.
Publication Date:
2023

2024
General Note:
Originally with Book 4 as "The Calvin and Hobbes Portable Compendium Books 3+4" set.