Walt Disney's Donald Duck Gift Box Set: "The Pixilated Parrot" & "Terror of the Beagle Boys": Vols. 9 & 10 (The Complete Carl Barks Disney Library) (Hardcover)

Walt Disney's Donald Duck Gift Box Set:
By Carl Barks, David Gerstein (Editor)
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“In Carl Barks' Duckburg we see all the human frailties: Donald Duck's anger, Scrooge's ambition, the Beagle Boys' greed. Barks was a virtuoso artist and writer who combined breakneck action with detailed and subtle art. You will find a master at his peak in 'Lost in the Andes,' and your inner-child will thank you.”
— Eric Schultheis, Books Inc., Berkeley, CA


Donald, Uncle Scrooge, and the nephews go on a wild parrot chase; then, there are sea monsters, millionaires, spies, and more in this boxed set!

This fall brings, as always, a new slipcased gift set for the holidays of two of our previous volumes: Vols. 9 and 10 for those keeping track at home.

About the Author

Carl Barks (1901-2000, b. Merrill, Oregon; d. Grants Pass, Oregon), one of the most brilliant cartoonists of the 20th century, entertained millions around the world with his timeless tales of Donald Duck and Barks’s most famous character creation, Uncle Scrooge. Over the course of his career, he wrote and drew more than 500 comics stories totaling more than 6,000 pages, most anonymously. He achieved international acclaim only after he semi-retired in 1968. Among many other honors, Barks was one of the three initial inductees into the Will Eisner Comic Awards Hall of Fame in 1987. (The other two were Jack Kirby and Will Eisner.) In 1991, Barks became the first Disney comic book artist to be recognized as a “Disney Legend,” a special award created by Disney “to acknowledge and honor the many individuals whose imagination, talents, and dreams have created the Disney magic.” He has been similarly honored in many other countries around the world.

David Gerstein is an animation and comics researcher, writer, and editor best known for his work with The Walt Disney Company and its licensees. His published projects include Uncle Scrooge and Donald Duck: The Don Rosa Library (Fantagraphics, 2014-2018) and Mickey Mouse: The Ultimate History (with J.B. Kaufman; Taschen, 2018). He lives in North Carolina.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781683960461
ISBN-10: 1683960467
Publisher: Fantagraphics
Publication Date: September 19th, 2017
Pages: 400
Language: English
Series: The Complete Carl Barks Disney Library