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The Yellow Jar
The Yellow Jar

The Yellow Jar

Songs of Our Ancestors

COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS

48 Pages, 8.5 x 6.5

Formats: PDF

PDF, $6.99 (US $6.99) (CA $7.99)

Publication Date: September 2014

ISBN 9781561638741

Rights: WOR

NBM Publishing (Sep 2014)

Price: $6.99
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Overview

Introducing the delightfully precise and beautifully designed art of Patrick Atangan in a new series of adaptations of traditional Asian tales. This book, drawn in the ukiyo-e style (world of floating pictures), presents "The Yellow Jar" which centers around a simple fisherman and a beautiful maiden he takes as wife, after finding her in a magic jar. However, she is abducted by a demon warrior considerably more powerful than the simple fisherman. But the fisherman's resolve, even after many unsuccessful attempts to rescue her, does not flinch... In "Two Chrysanthemum Maidens", a monk is faced with two rather strange wild flowers in his carefully tended garden. They are wild and have planted themselves there at will. They are weeds but they are lovely like women.

Author Biography

A graphic artist, Atangan has published a series of a highly acclaimed and Eisner Award nominated adaptations of Asian tales called 'Songs of our Ancestors' with NBM Publishing.

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