2003 PERSEPOLIS Marjane Satrapi First Edition Graphic Novel Dust Jacket
This is a First American Edition of Persepolis By Marjane Satrapi, it is a hardcover. The dust jacket is in very good condition with only one small tear. Dust jacket has a cut out revealing a printed design on the red boards of the book beneath.The book was published by Pantheon and has a partial line number. There is soiling on the interior pages.
Persepolis is an autobiographical series of bande dessines that depict that Islamic Revolution in Iran. This is a popular collectible for lovers of banned books. Some people speculate that the book was being banned from school libraries because of its critical review of the fundamentalist Iranian regime. In 2019, the graphic novel was ranked 47th on The Guardian's list of the 100 best books of the 21st century.