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Total Nerd The Comics Journal Top 100 English Language Graphic Novels  

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The Comics Journal compiled a list of the top 100 graphic novels of all time. The Comics Journal is one of the more reputable publications in the comic industry. The Jounal's list of the 100 best graphic novels of all time includes a wide variety of books. The TCJ graphic novel list is actually considered a little controversial. The Comics Journal is published by Fantagraphics Press, the list is considered controversial because their are a larger than normal amount of Fantagraphics books on the list. It boils down to a DC or Marvel publication making a best of list and loading up on their books.

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Pogo

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Little Nemo in Slumberland

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Feiffer

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Mad

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Binky Brown Meets the Holy Virgin Mary J Green

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The Weirdo stories of R. Crumb R. Crumb

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Thimble Theatre

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EC’s “New Trend” war comics Harvey Kurtzman & various

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Wigwam Bam

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Blood of Palomar

The Greatest Graphic Novels and Collected Editions

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The Spirit

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RAW

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The ACME Novelty Library Chris Ware

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Polly & Her Pals

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The sketchbooks of R. Crumb

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The New Yorker cartoons of Peter Arno

The Best Marvel Comics Animated Movies

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The Death of Speedy Ortíz

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Terry and the Pirates

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Flies on the Ceiling

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Wash Tubbs

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The Jungle Book

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Palestine

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The Mishkin saga

Wizard's Top 100 Graphic Novels of the Past 20 Years

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Gasoline Alley

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Fantastic Four Jack Kir

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Poison River Gilbert Hernandez

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Plastic Man Jack Cole

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Dick Tracy Chester Gould

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The theatrical caricatures of Al Hirschfeld

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The Amazing Spider-Man Stan Lee, Steve Ditko - S Ditko & Stan Lee

Your Favorite Marvel Characters: Where Are They Now?

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Calvin and Hobbes

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Doonesbury Garry Trudeau

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Yummy Fur Chester Brown

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The editorial cartoons of Pat Oliphant

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The Kinder-Kids Lyonel Feininger

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From Hell Alan Moore, Eddie Campbell

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Dark Things From Guardians Of The Galaxy That Were Cut From The Movies

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Amphigorey Edward Gorey

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Idiots Abroad Gilbert Shelton & Paul Mavrides

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Paul Auster’s City of Glass Paul Karasik & David Mazzacchelli

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Cages Dave McKean

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The Buddy Bradley saga Peter Bagge

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The cartoons of James Thurber

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Tantrum Jules Feiffer