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Indian Summer by Hugo Pratt

Indian Summer (1986)

by Hugo Pratt, Milo Manara (Illustrator)

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Graphic novel. 2nd edition
  stevholt | Nov 19, 2017 |
The first sixty six panels of this story, where no word is spoken – and no word need be – is one of the most breathtaking sequences Manara has ever produced. Just by looking at the graphics, one can almost hear the roar of the surf and the screech of the gulls drowning the scream of the raped girl. There are a few more of this nature in this 151pp edition although non with the poignancy of this opening sequence.

This is one of the most successful collaborations Manara has had with Hugo Pratt, telling the more or less accurate story of early Puritan settlers struggle for survival in the Americas. Individual emotions, without narrative help, are superbly illustrated by Manara, while the narrative has historical accuracy dyed deeply.

This is a sad story, one small episode amongst many such conflicts in those early colonial days, born of human foibles and misunderstanding (on both sides) that ends in tragedy.

A brilliant rendition of an unfortunate human condition presented in graphic novel format, providing both entertainment and insight. ( )
  Kampuskop | Dec 16, 2013 |
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Pratt, HugoAuthorprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Manara, MiloIllustratormain authorall editionsconfirmed
Coma, JavierIntroductionsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Kaukoranta, SoileTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Lisle, JeffTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Weijer, René van deTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
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Der Indianersommer von Hugo und Milo: "Mir wurde die grosse Ehre zuteil, der einzige Zeichner zu sein, für den Hugo Pratt nicht nur eine, sondern gleich zwei Geschichten geschrieben hat", berichtete Milo Manara über Ein indianischer Sommer.
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