Seth


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in Clinton, Ontario, Canada
September 16, 1962

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Seth is the pen name of Gregory Gallant. Seth is the cartoonist behind the painfully infrequent comic book series PALOOKAVILLE. His novels, which have been translated into 8 languages, include IT'S A GOOD LIFE IF YOU DON'T WEAKEN, WIMBLEDON GREEN, CLYDE FANS BOOK ONE, and the illustrated memoir of his father, BANNOCK, BEANS AND BLACK TEA.

As a book designer, Seth has worked on a variety of projects including the recent Penguin Classics reedition of THE PORTABLE DOROTHY PARKER. He is the designer of the 25 volume series THE COMPLETE PEANUTS and the upcoming two volume series on Canadian master cartoonist DOUG WRIGHT.

As an illustrator, Seth has produced commercial works for virtually all of the major Canadian and American magazines. His work f
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Wimbledon Green: The Greate...

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George Sprott, 1894-1975

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Clyde Fans, Book 1

3.86 avg rating — 918 ratings — published 2000 — 5 editions
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Clyde Fans

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The Great Northern Brotherh...

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Palookaville #20

3.98 avg rating — 163 ratings — published 2010
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Palookaville #22

4.21 avg rating — 101 ratings — published 2014
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Palookaville #21

4.17 avg rating — 100 ratings — published 2013
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Vernacular Drawings

3.94 avg rating — 78 ratings — published 2001
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“People claim that love is the deepest feeling, but don't you believe it. Loneliness is the most affecting of human emotions. Nothing makes life more vivid. If you wish to live in the moment, I recommend intense loneliness.”
Seth, George Sprott, 1894-1975

“If you want to know what you think of yourself, then ask yourself what you think of others and you will find the answer.”
Seth, The Nature of Personal Reality: Specific, Practical Techniques for Solving Everyday Problems and Enriching the Life You Know

“You do not hate anyone you are not capable of loving. Remember that.”
Seth, Conversations with Seth, Book 2

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