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The FREAK BROTHERS by Gilbert Shelton - Original Cover
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The FREAK BROTHERS

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Couverture DU TOME 3 DE CETTE FABULEUSE SAGA "SEX DRUG and ROCK'N ROLL"
Tout l'esprit des frères Monstrueux est contenu dans cette illustration.

About Gilbert Shelton

Gilbert Shelton (born May 31, 1940) is an American cartoonist, musician, and a key member of the underground comix movement. He is the creator of the iconic underground characters The Fabulous Furry Freak Brothers, Fat Freddy's Cat, and Wonder Wart-Hog. Shelton was born in Houston, Texas. He graduated from Lamar High School in Houston. He attended Washington and Lee University, Texas A&M University, and the University of Texas at Austin, where he received his bachelor's degree in the social sciences in 1961. His early cartoons were published in the University of Texas' humor magazine The Texas Ranger. Directly after graduation, Shelton moved to New York City and got a job editing automotive magazines, where he would sneak his drawings into print. Early work of his was published in Warren Publishing's Help! The idea for the character of Wonder Wart-Hog, a porcine parody of Superman, came to him in 1961. The following year, Shelton moved back to Texas to enroll in graduate school and get a student deferment from the draft. The first two Wonder Wart-Hog stories appeared in Bacchanal, a short-lived college humor magazine, in the spring of 1962. That same year, he published (in zine form) Foolbert Sturgeon's The Adventures of Jesus, one of the first underground comix. He then became editor of The Texas Ranger and published more Wonder Wart-Hog stories.

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CosmicArtFan Far out, man!
Apr 11, 2019, 8:29 AM
EricE Le Pape de la BD anar ! Une pépite, que dis-je, un joyaux !
Jan 28, 2018, 1:42 PM
bdocean Superbe ! et puis la tête de Fat Freddy's Cat...
Sep 26, 2017, 10:25 AM
JD Belle synthèse de l'univers des ces pieds nickelés de la Grass, du Will Eisner sous influence. Superbe !!!
Oct 16, 2016, 10:00 AM
Agrume very nice - and funny too!
Oct 11, 2016, 6:34 PM
renardeau Yeesss!...trop cool!
Jan 17, 2016, 9:26 PM
Buzzzz Génial !!! Mon rêve ! Elle est sublime !! Bravo !!
Apr 12, 2015, 7:01 PM
BDC Enorme !
Mar 30, 2015, 10:03 PM
Zenitram c'est trop sympa !! beubeu !!
Feb 4, 2015, 7:26 PM
Loop Fabulous Furry.
Feb 3, 2015, 6:49 PM
bobfish01 Monstrueuse couv !!
Feb 3, 2015, 6:29 PM
KarloKarlo That's a great piece, just beautiful
Feb 3, 2015, 4:48 PM