mad world of William M. Gaines.

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L. Stuart , Secaucus, N.J
Gaines, William M
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Pagination271 p.
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Open LibraryOL13580396M
LC Control Number72091781
OCLC/WorldCa639071

As it was written by MAD writer Frank Jacobs, The MAD World of William M. Gaines is not the typical, dry biography of a millionaire publisher -- and whether you're a MAD fan or not, Gaines lead an eccentric lifestyle that's simultaneously interesting, inspiring, touching, and often laugh-out-loud hilarious/5(12).

As it was written by MAD writer Frank Jacobs, The MAD World of William M. Gaines is not the typical, dry biography of a millionaire publisher -- and whether you're a MAD fan or not, Gaines lead an eccentric lifestyle that's simultaneously interesting, inspiring, touching, and often laugh-out-loud hilarious.4/4(11).

As it was written by MAD writer Frank Jacobs, The MAD World of William M. Gaines is not the typical, dry biography of a millionaire publisher -- and whether you're a MAD fan or not, Gaines lead an eccentric lifestyle that's simultaneously interesting, inspiring, touching, and often laugh-out-loud hilarious.4/5.

Get this from a library. The Mad world of William M. Gaines. [Frank Jacobs] -- Humorous biography of the eccentric founder and publisher of "Mad magazine" by a staff writer.

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Gaines, founder of MAD Magazine. Actually, a lot. At one time Gaines had the world's largest private collection of Statue of Liberty Memorabilia. He blamed his love of the Statue on me. One day he called me into. An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip.

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Gaines by Jacobs, Frank., unknown edition,Pages:   The magazine was MAD, and the man was William M. Gaines, its founder and publisher. The home was owned by his daughter, Wendy Bucci, who arrived in Madison from New York City for college in Best Sellers Today's Deals New Releases Electronics Books Customer Service Gift Ideas Home Computers Gift Cards Sell.

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- Include a page full color insert Illustrated by MAD Artists Jack Davis, Don Martin, Sergio Aragones, Lou Silverstone, Paul Coker, Jr, Al Jaffee from William M. Gaines' Souvenir Book of the MAD Trips.

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The MAD World of William M. Gaines by Frank Jacobs. The dust jacket is ripped at the bottom of the front cover, and a portion of the back cover, at the top, is date:   The MAD World of William M. Gaines Original price unknown, bought used for 50 cents (cheap) Very worn paperback B Jacobs, the MAD writer who'd been contributing to the magazine the longest (15 years at that point), tells the publisher's life story in the form of anecdotes.

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See photos for date: John Francis Putnam (J – Novem ) was the art director and designer of Mad from to "Until John came to us, Mad was just a comic book," said publisher Bill Gaines following Putnam's death.

"He joined Mad as a $75 a week temporary employee, and was [in ] the oldest member of the staff both in terms of age and time with the magazine.". The Mad World of William M. Gaines by Frank Jacobs,Bantam Books edition.

MAD WORLD OF WILLIAM M. GAINES (BANTAM BOOK Y) By Frank Jacobs *Excellent Condition*. I'm older but I still collect toys, I still read comics, I still like cookies instead of liver and yes I still love fart jokes.

Maybe I just require more of the greatness I'm accustomed to in Mad's pages, which is why this was such a bad, disappointing book. And no, it's NOT because it's older issues of Mad printed here/5(7).

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