Rick Geary





Rick Geary

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RICK GEARY was born in 1946 in Kansas City, Missouri and grew up in Wichita,
Kansas. He graduated from the University of Kansas in Lawrence, where his first cartoons were published in the University Daily Kansan. He worked as staff artist for two weekly papers in Wichita before moving to San Diego in 1975.

He began work in comics in 1977 and was for thirteen years a contributor to the Funny Pages of National Lampoon. His comic stories have also been published in Heavy Metal, Dark Horse Comics and the DC Comics/Paradox Press Big Books. His early comic work has been collected in Housebound with Rick Geary from Fantagraphics Books.

During a four-year stay in New York, his illustrations appeared regularly in The New York Times Book Review. His ill...more


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The Borden Tragedy: A Memoi...
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The Saga of the Bloody Benders
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The Beast of Chicago: An Ac...
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Jack the Ripper: A Journal ...
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The Lindbergh Child
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The Mystery of Mary Rogers
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The Case of Madeleine Smith
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The Terrible Axe-Man of New...
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The Murder of Abraham Lincoln
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The Fatal Bullet: The Assas...
3.88 of 5 stars 3.88 avg rating — 205 ratings — published 1999 — 3 editions
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