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The Complete Crumb Comics, Vol. 6: On the Crest of a Wave (The Complete Crumb Comics #6)

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Robert Crumb enters the '70s with this, the sixth volume in
Fantagraphics Books' all-inclusive reprint series. This includes a
couple of genuine rarities (some of them so obscure they didn't even
make the Crumb Checklist), as well as all of Crumb's work from Big Ass #1, Zap #4, the remarkably offensive Snatch #3 and Jiz #1, the classic Despair, and the second issue of Motor C
Paperback, 144 pages
Published January 17th 1991 by Fantagraphics (first published January 1991)
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My first experience reading anything by Crumb. I knew he was kinda preoccupied with sex from watching Terry Zwigoff's film, but I had no idea. Three quarters of these comics end with or involve the characters having sex. At a certain point, you wish Crumb would go with another theme or something. But man, was some of this stuff funny.

Highlights: Eggs Ackley Among the Vulture Demonesses, Mr. Natural Takes a Vacation, Fuzzy the Bunny
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Robert Dennis Crumb (born August 30, 1943)— is an American artist, illustrator, and musician recognized for the distinctive style of his drawings and his critical, satirical, subversive view of the American mainstream.

Crumb was a founder of the underground comix movement and is regarded as its most prominent figure. Though one of the most celebrated of comic book artists, Crumb's entire career has
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