Pantheon Books

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Pantheon Books is an American book publishing imprint with editorial independence.wikipedia
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Random House

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Bertelsmann, the German company that also owns Bantam Books, Doubleday Publishing, and Dell Publishing, acquired Random House in 1998, along with its imprints the Modern Library, Times Books, Everyman's Library, Vintage Books, Crown Publishing Group, Schocken Books, Ballantine Books, Del Rey Books, and Fawcett Publications, making Bertelsmann the largest publisher of American books.
American publishers Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. and Pantheon Books were acquired by Random House in 1960 and 1961, respectively; works continue to be published under these imprints with editorial independence, such as Everyman's Library, a series of classical literature reprints.

Black Hole (comics)

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It has published many critically acclaimed graphic novels and comics collections, including Ice Haven, La Perdida, Read Yourself RAW, Maus, In the Shadow of No Towers, and Black Hole.
It was released in collected form in 2005 by Pantheon Books.

Maus

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It has published many critically acclaimed graphic novels and comics collections, including Ice Haven, La Perdida, Read Yourself RAW, Maus, In the Shadow of No Towers, and Black Hole. One of the first original graphic novels Pantheon published was the highly acclaimed Maus: A Survivor's Tale by Art Spiegelman in 1986.
Spiegelman struggled to find a publisher for a book edition of Maus, but after a rave New York Times review of the serial in August 1986, Pantheon Books published the first six chapters in a volume called Maus: A Survivor's Tale and subtitled My Father Bleeds History.

La Perdida

It has published many critically acclaimed graphic novels and comics collections, including Ice Haven, La Perdida, Read Yourself RAW, Maus, In the Shadow of No Towers, and Black Hole.
It was collected into graphic novel form by Pantheon Books, and has received a positive critical response.

André Schiffrin

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Also in 1961, Pantheon hired Andre Schiffrin as executive editor of Pantheon Books.
Schiffrin was the managing director of publishing at Pantheon Books, where he was partially responsible for introducing the works of Pasternak, Foucault and others to American readers.

Noam Chomsky

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By the late 1960s, Pantheon started to bring American writers such as Noam Chomsky, James Loewen and Studs Terkel to European readers.
He followed this with further political books, including At War with Asia (1971), The Backroom Boys (1973), For Reasons of State (1973), and Peace in the Middle East? (1975), published by Pantheon Books.

Chip Kidd

Another key member of the Pantheon Graphic Novels team is graphic designer Chip Kidd.
Kidd also supervised graphic novels at Pantheon, and in 2003 he collaborated with Art Spiegelman on a biography of cartoonist Jack Cole, Jack Cole and Plastic Man: Forms Stretched to Their Limits.

Read Yourself Raw

It has published many critically acclaimed graphic novels and comics collections, including Ice Haven, La Perdida, Read Yourself RAW, Maus, In the Shadow of No Towers, and Black Hole.
Read Yourself RAW is a comic anthology collecting the non-Maus contents of the first three issues of the magazine RAW, edited by Art Spiegelman and Françoise Mouly and published in October 1987 by Pantheon Books.

House of Leaves

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House of Leaves is the debut novel by American author Mark Z. Danielewski, published in March 2000 by Pantheon Books.

Tom Engelhardt

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In protest at Schiffrin's forced resignation and other changes in staffing, such as the hiring of Erroll McDonald, editors and staff Tom Engelhardt, Wendy Wolf, Sara Bershtel, Jim Peck, Susan Rabiner, David Sternbach, Helena Franklin, Diane Wachtell, Gay Salisbury, and several others resigned in the following months.
He was a senior editor at Pantheon Books where he edited such books as Maus by Art Spiegelman.

David Mazzucchelli

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Notable cartoonists whose graphic novels have been published by Pantheon include Spiegelman, Ware, Dan Clowes, Ben Katchor, Marjane Satrapi, and David Mazzucchelli.
In 2009, Pantheon Books published Mazzucchelli's graphic novel, Asterios Polyp.

Art Spiegelman

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One of the first original graphic novels Pantheon published was the highly acclaimed Maus: A Survivor's Tale by Art Spiegelman in 1986.
He struggled to find a publisher until in 1986, after the publication in The New York Times of a rave review of the work-in-progress, Pantheon agreed to release a collection of the first six chapters.

Soon I Will Be Invincible

Soon I Will Be Invincible is a novel by Austin Grossman, published by Pantheon Books and released on June 5, 2007.

Chris Ware

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In 2000, Pantheon published The Acme Novelty Library by Chris Ware.
The first part of Rusty Brown was published in book form in 2019 by Pantheon Books.

The Hero with a Thousand Faces

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The book was originally published by the Bollingen Foundation through Pantheon Press as the seventeenth title in the Bollingen Series.

Kurt Wolff (publisher)

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Pantheon Books was founded in 1942 in New York City by Helen and Kurt Wolff who had come to the United States to escape fascism and the Holocaust.
In the U.S., he and Helen founded Pantheon Books in 1942, which became famous.

Only Revolutions

It was released in the United States on September 12, 2006 by Pantheon Books.

For Beginners

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Pantheon re-issued books in the graphic-based "...For Beginners" series (originally published by Writers and Readers Cooperative) in the 1970s and 1980s; deciding to bring the series back in 2003.
In the early 1980s questions of control arose after some members of the cooperative sold U.S. rights to part of the For Beginners series to Pantheon Books.

The Familiar, Volume 1: One Rainy Day in May

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Additionally, before the United States release of this first volume on May 12, 2015, Pantheon made advance copies available for classroom use, and university faculty and students in the United States and England participated in a cross-institutional reading of the novel.

Boris Pasternak

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Important early works published by Pantheon were Zen and the Art of Archery by German scholar Eugen Herrigel, the Bollingen series (composed of C. G. Jung's collected works in English and books of noted Jungian scholars), the first complete translation of the I Ching, and Boris Pasternak's Doctor Zhivago.

Mark Z. Danielewski

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1000 Second Editions were published a year later on October 31, 2006, about six weeks after Pantheon released Only Revolutions.

Jimmy Corrigan, the Smartest Kid on Earth

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Pantheon Books released the book in 2000 following its serialization in the newspaper Newcity and Ware's Acme Novelty Library series.

Introducing... (book series)

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In the early 1980s schism arose over questions of control after some members of the cooperative sold U.S. rights to part of the For Beginners series to Pantheon Books and the Cooperative officially disbanded in 1984.

Amy and Jordan

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Amy and Jordan (Pantheon, 2004) is a comic book by Mark Beyer, featuring a dysfunctional couple who are victimized by each other and by blind circumstance.

Persepolis (comics)

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Pantheon Books (North America) and Jonathan Cape (United Kingdom) published the English translations in two volumes – one in 2003 and the other in 2004.