In the pines : 5 murder ballads
(Book)

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Contributors
Jonker, Fritz, letterer.
Donkers, Jan, Artist
Published
Seattle, WA. : Fantagraphics Books, 2017.
Status
Central - Adult Graphic Novel
GRAPH KRIEK

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Format
Book
Edition
First Fantagraphics book edition.
Physical Desc
132 pages : color ; 29 cm
Language
English
ISBN
9781683960119, 1683960114

Notes

General Note
Title from cover.
General Note
Originally published by Scratch Books, 2016, Amsterdam.
Description
"The murder ballad holds a rock-solid position in US roots music and the Great American Songbook for decades. Telling the stories of sometimes true and often not-so-true-crimes and other horrific events, they are raw stories full of unrequited love, betrayal, life, and death. The song form stems from the Anglo-Saxon ballad tradition, where stories were orally passed on to a mostly illiterate population. Dutch cartoonist Erik Kriek was inspired by five old and new murder ballads -- including songs by modern masters such as Nick Cave, Steve Earle, and Gillian Welch -- and used them as a launching point for five special and ruthless graphic narratives that dig deep into the darkness of Americana, in which guns and religion maintain an uneasy balance" -- provided by publisher.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Kriek, E., Jonker, F., & Donkers, J. (2017). In the pines: 5 murder ballads (First Fantagraphics book edition.). Fantagraphics Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Kriek, Erik, 1966-, Fritz, Jonker and Jan, Donkers. 2017. In the Pines: 5 Murder Ballads. Seattle, WA.: Fantagraphics Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Kriek, Erik, 1966-, Fritz, Jonker and Jan, Donkers. In the Pines: 5 Murder Ballads Seattle, WA.: Fantagraphics Books, 2017.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Kriek, Erik, Fritz Jonker, and Jan Donkers. In the Pines: 5 Murder Ballads First Fantagraphics book edition., Fantagraphics Books, 2017.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.

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