([October] 2011)

 
Price:
19.99 GBP
Pages:
184
On-sale date:
2011-10 ?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Carlton Books Limited
Brand:
Carlton
ISBN:
978-1-84732-849-6 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
9781847328496
Editing:
Piers Murray Hill (Editorial Director); Alice Payne; Lesley Malkin ("Additional editorial work"); James Pople (Art Director)
Color:
Colour
Dimensions:
14" x 11.25" (35.5 cm x 28.7 cm)
Binding:
Hardcover
Publishing Format:
Collected Edition

Issue Notes

Chris Francis is credited as Designer and Janette Burgin with Production.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
war

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
various
Inks:
various

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Flyleaf, reprints dozens of miniature covers of Commando, all in red and white.

Contents (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
? (painted)
Inks:
? (painted)
Colors:
? (painted)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
war

Foreword (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
James May
Pencils:
? (painted); ? (photograph)
Inks:
? (painted); ? (photograph)
Colors:
? (painted); ? (photograph)
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
James May

Indexer Notes

A photograph of May is worked into a painted background.

Introduction (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
George Low
Pencils:
various (illustrations)
Inks:
various (illustrations)
Colors:
various
Letters:
typeset

Killer Crew (Table of Contents)

Six of the Best / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
George Low
Pencils:
Ken Barr (painted)
Inks:
Ken Barr (painted)
Colors:
Ken Barr (painted)
Letters:
typeset

Reprints:

Killer Crew (Table of Contents)

comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Eric Hebden
Pencils:
Ken Barr (painted); Victor de la Fuente
Inks:
Ken Barr (painted); Victor de la Fuente
Colors:
Ken Barr (painted)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
war
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Reprints the cover and the interior story at quarter-page size, which approximates the originals. The cover to #719 (itself a reprint of #139) is used.

The World of Commando (Table of Contents)

text article / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Low
Pencils:
various (illustrations)
Inks:
various (illustrations)
Colors:
various
Letters:
typeset

The Bamboo Cage (Table of Contents)

Six of the Best / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
George Low
Pencils:
Jordi Bosch Penalva (painted)
Inks:
Jordi Bosch Penalva (painted)
Colors:
Jordi Bosch Penalva (painted)
Letters:
typeset

Reprints:

The Bamboo Cage (Table of Contents)

comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Cyril Walker
Pencils:
Jordi Bosch Penalva (painted); Victor de la Fuente
Inks:
Jordi Bosch Penalva (painted); Victor de la Fuente
Colors:
Jordi Bosch Penalva (painted)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
war
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Reprints cover to #1452 (itself a reprint of #503) and the 63 interior pages. Four reprinted pages to a page, approximating their original sizes.

Editing Commando (Table of Contents)

text article / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
George Low
Pencils:
various (illustrations)
Inks:
various (illustrations)
Colors:
various
Letters:
typeset

The Man with No Shadow (Table of Contents)

Six of the Best / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
George Low
Pencils:
Ian Kennedy (painted)
Inks:
Ian Kennedy (painted)
Colors:
Ian Kennedy (painted)
Letters:
typeset

Reprints:

The Man with No Shadow (Table of Contents)

comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Cyril Walker
Pencils:
Ian Kennedy (painted); Jose Maria Jorge
Inks:
Ian Kennedy (painted); Jose Maria Jorge
Colors:
Ian Kennedy (painted)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
war
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover to #2767 (itself a reprint from #1466) and the full story, reprinted four pages to a page, thereby approximating the original size.

Readers' Feedback (Table of Contents)

text article / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Low
Pencils:
Carlos Pino (painted); Ken Barr (painted); Keith Page (painted)
Inks:
Carlos Pino (painted); Ken Barr (painted); Keith Page (painted)
Colors:
Carlos Pino (painted); Ken Barr (painted); Keith Page (painted)
Letters:
typeset

Deadly Midget (Table of Contents)

Six of the Best / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
George Low
Pencils:
Jeff Bevan (painted)
Inks:
Jeff Bevan (painted)
Colors:
Jeff Bevan (painted)
Letters:
typeset

Reprints:

Deadly Midget (Table of Contents)

comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Hebden
Pencils:
Jeff Bevan (painted); Carlos Pino
Inks:
Jeff Bevan (painted); Carlos Pino
Colors:
Jeff Bevan (painted)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
war
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover to #4039 (which is itself a reprint of #2397) and 63 pages from #2397, four per page, approximating their original size.

The Writers (Table of Contents)

text article / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Low
Pencils:
various (illustrations)
Inks:
various (illustrations)
Colors:
various
Letters:
typeset

Cellar Rats (Table of Contents)

Six of the Best / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
George Low
Pencils:
Ian Kennedy (painted)
Inks:
Ian Kennedy (painted)
Colors:
Ian Kennedy (painted)
Letters:
typeset

Cellar Rats (Table of Contents)

comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Ian Clark
Pencils:
Ian Kennedy (painted); Ricardo Garijo
Inks:
Ian Kennedy (painted); Ricardo Garijo
Colors:
Ian Kennedy (painted)
Letters:
?; typeset

Genre:
war
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Indexer Notes

63 pages and one cover are presented four to a page.

The Story Artists (Table of Contents)

text article / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Low
Pencils:
various
Inks:
various
Colors:
various
Letters:
typeset

An Inch from Death (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
George Low
Pencils:
Ian Kennedy (painted)
Inks:
Ian Kennedy (painted)
Colors:
Ian Kennedy (painted)
Letters:
typeset

An Inch from Death (Table of Contents)

comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Ian Clark
Pencils:
Ian Kennedy (painted); Ricardo Garijo
Inks:
Ian Kennedy (painted); Ricardo Garijo
Colors:
Ian Kennedy (painted)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
war
Reprints:

The Cover Artists (Table of Contents)

text article / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Low
Pencils:
various
Inks:
various
Colors:
various
Letters:
typeset

The Top 50 Commando Covers (Table of Contents)

text article / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
George Low
Pencils:
various
Inks:
various
Colors:
various
Letters:
typeset

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Indexer Notes

Low describes his favorite covers, with reproductions of four covers to a page, which is more or less the original size of the printed covers.

The Complete Commando Title Listing (Table of Contents)

text article / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
various
Inks:
various
Colors:
various
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Chronological listing of all issue titles for 1961-2011, illustrated with miniature cover reproductions.

Index (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
various
Inks:
various

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Flyleaf, reprints dozens of miniature pages from Commando, all in red and white.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Contents
  4. 3. Foreword
  5. 4. Introduction
  6. 5. Killer Crew
    Six of the Best
  7. 6. Killer Crew
  8. 7. The World of Commando
  9. 8. The Bamboo Cage
    Six of the Best
  10. 9. The Bamboo Cage
  11. 10. Editing Commando
  12. 11. The Man with No Shadow
    Six of the Best
  13. 12. The Man with No Shadow
  14. 13. Readers' Feedback
  15. 14. Deadly Midget
    Six of the Best
  16. 15. Deadly Midget
  17. 16. The Writers
  18. 17. Cellar Rats
    Six of the Best
  19. 18. Cellar Rats
  20. 19. The Story Artists
  21. 20. An Inch from Death
  22. 21. An Inch from Death
  23. 22. The Cover Artists
  24. 23. The Top 50 Commando Covers
  25. 24. The Complete Commando Title Listing
  26. 25. Index
  27. 26. [no title indexed]
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