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I find his cartoons extremely funny... I confidently recommend this book for more than it's excellent idea. SUNDAY TELEGRAPH Fans will love this book. ABERDEEN EVENING EXPRESS I cannot imagine a nicer way of digesting the Christmas lunch than by going through this hilarious book- something I inted to do even though I've already read it three times. JERSEY EVENING POST Gary Lawson carries the macabre to hilarious lengths. WALL STREET JOURNAL --This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition.
The Far Side was syndicated in more than 1,900 daily newspapers from 1980 to 1995, when Gary Larson retired. During its run, the cartoon spawned 22 books from AMP, which were translated into a total of 17 different languages. For his work with The Far Side, Larson was awarded the Reuben Award for Outstanding Cartoonist from the National Cartoonists Society in 1991 and 1994. The group also named The Far Side Best Syndicated Panel in both 1985 and 1987. --This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition.
I have always loved Gary Larson's humor. This book with it's commentary makes it doubly interesting and funny.
It gives great insight into his thinking.
Great book. However, if you live near a Half Price Books you could buy it for $2. Just saying.Published 2 months ago by TJS
I love the far side and reading how it all came about was fascinating.Published 4 months ago by L. Sydnor
How can you not like Gary Larson? This not only has the cartoons, but the original sketches and how it progressed into the one that was used. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Pat
I find deep philosophy presented as cartoons as life encapsulated.Published 6 months ago by Douglas L Cone
Just perfect. Looks like a million dollars. Packaged carefully. My wife is so very happy with this rosary. A+++Published 8 months ago by JJ Hamster