(1991)

Marvel, 1991 Series
 
Price:
12.95 USD; 15.00 CAD
Pages:
228
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Brand:
Marvel Comics
ISBN:
0-87135-809-3 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
02488523669901
Editing:
Howard Mackie; Richard Ashford (assistant editor); Mark Gruenwald (executive editor); Tom DeFalco (editor in chief)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern US
Paper Stock:
Baxter
Binding:
Trade Paperback
Publishing Format:
Collected Edition

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Kaufman
Inks:
Joe Kaufman
Colors:
Joe Kaufman
Letters:
Joe Kaufman

Indexer Notes

Wraparound cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

credits / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 2 pages (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Top of the Pops (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Ralph Macchio
Letters:
typeset

Magneto Triumphant! (Table of Contents)

X-Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Todd McFarlane
Pencils:
George PĂ©rez (signed)
Inks:
Bob Layton (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Dan Crespi

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
X-Men [Colossus [Piotr Rasputin]; Storm [Ororo Munroe]; Wolverine [Logan]]; Magneto
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Indexer Notes

Comes with note by McFarlane about why he chose this story for the collection.

Magneto Triumphant! (Table of Contents)

X-Men / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Chris Claremont
Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
Terry Austin
Colors:
Mary Titus
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino (page 1); Bruce Patterson
Job Number:
C-802

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
X-Men [Cyclops [Scott Summers]; Phoenix [Jean Grey]; Storm [Ororo Munroe]; Wolverine [Logan]; Colossus [Piotr Rasputin]; Banshee [Sean Cassiday]; Nightcrawler [Kurt Wagner]]; Beast [Henry McCoy]; Magneto; Mesmero; Nanny
Synopsis:
Magneto subdues the X-Men and takes them to his lair under an active volcano; As revenge for his being reverted to a child, Maggie places his X-Foes in a helpless state as they are shackled to special chairs that keep them from even speaking and their needs are tended by a robotic nanny.
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Keywords:
Antarctica

When Falls Magneto! (Table of Contents)

X-Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
John Byrne (signed)
Inks:
Bob Layton (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Dan Crespi

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Storm; Cyclops; Phoenix [Jean Grey]; Wolverine; Colossus; Nightcrawler; Banshee; Magneto
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Showdown! (Table of Contents)

X-Men / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
John Byrne (plot); Chris Claremont (plot, script)
Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
Terry Austin
Colors:
Glynis Wein
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino (page one); Annette Kawecki

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
X-Men [Professor X; Cyclops; Phoenix [Jean Grey]; Storm; Wolverine; Colossus; Banshee; Nightcrawler]; Beast; Lilandra; Magneto; Nanny; Achmed El-Gibar
Synopsis:
The X-Men escape their prison chairs and face down Magneto himself; During the fight, the controls of Magneto's base are destroyed filling the whole place with lava; Phoenix saves Beast, but the rest of the team are apparently trapped in the molten fire deep beneath the snows of Antarctica.
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Keywords:
Antarctica

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee; J.M. De Matteis
Pencils:
John Romita
Inks:
John Romita
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man; Green Goblin
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Indexer Notes

Comes with note by De Matteis about why he chose this story for the collection.

How Green Was My Goblin! (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
John Romita
Inks:
Mike Esposito [as Mickey Demeo]; John Romita (touch-ups)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Art Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Aunt May Parker; Anna Watson; Flash Thompson; Gwen Stacy; Harry Osborn; Ned Leeds; J. Jonah Jameson; Green Goblin [Norman Osborn]; Professor Stromm (cameo flashback)
Synopsis:
Peter heads to the doctor with the sniffles and learns that Aunt May's health is very fragile; Spidey is roped into tangling with a bunch of goons who zap him with a mysterious gas; Not realizing that the gas has weakened his spider sense, he changes into Peter Parker under the watchful gaze of the Green Goblin; The Goblin confronts Spidey outside of his home and captures him as Peter is worried that Aunt May might be overcome by the commotion; Trussed up in the Goblin's lair, Peter is shocked when the Goblin takes off his mask and reveals himself to be Norman Osborn.
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Spidey Saves the Day! (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee; John Romita, Jr.; Tom DeFalco
Pencils:
John Romita
Inks:
Mike Esposito; John Romita (touch-ups)
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Green Goblin [Norman Osborn]
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Indexer Notes

Comes with note by Romita, Jr. about why he chose this story for the collection and a note by DeFalco about why he chose the selection from Amazing Spider-Man #8.

Spidey Saves the Day! (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
John Romita
Inks:
Mike Esposito [as Mickey Demeo]; John Romita (touch-ups)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Green Goblin [Norman Osborn]; Harry Osborn; Professor Stromm (flashback); Aunt May Parker; Anna May Watson; J. Jonah Jameson; Betty Brant; Ned Leeds (flashback; cameo); The Enforcers [Ox; Montana; Fancy Dan] (flashback; cameo); Human Torch (flashback; cameo); Lucky Lobo (flashback; cameo); Crime Master (flashback; cameo); Dr. Bromwell (cameo)
Synopsis:
Spider-Man battles the Green Goblin. While battling, an explosion erases the last several years of Norman Osborn's memory, reverting him to his pre-Green Goblin state.
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Spider-Man Tackles the Torch! (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Steve Ditko
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Sam Rosen
Job Number:
X-529

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Fantastic Four [Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Thing [Ben Grimm]]; Doris Evans
Synopsis:
Spider-Man crashes a party at Johnny Storm's girlfriend's place, causing a fight between the Human Torch and Spider-Man that soon escalates to include the rest of the Fantastic Four.
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Meet... Doctor Doom! (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee; John Byrne; Joe Sinnott
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Sinnott
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Fantastic Four [the Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; the Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; the Thing [Ben Grimm]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]]; Doctor Doom [Victor Von Doom]
Reprints:
Keywords:
bondage

Indexer Notes

Comes with notes by Byrne & Sinnott about why they chose this story for the collection.

Prisoners of Doctor Doom! Part 1 (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils:
Jack Kirby (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sinnott
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Artie Simek
Job Number:
V-735

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; the Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; the Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; the Thing [Ben Grimm]]; Doctor Doom [Victor Von Doom]
Synopsis:
Doctor Doom takes the Invisible Girl hostage to insure her teammates' obedience.
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Part 2 Back to the Past! (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils:
Jack Kirby (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sinnott
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Artie Simek
Job Number:
V-735

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Fantastic Four [the Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; the Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; the Thing [Ben Grimm]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]]; Doctor Doom [Victor Von Doom]
Synopsis:
Doctor Doom brings the FF to his castle stronghold in the USA. There he sends the Torch, the Thing and Mr. Fantastic back in time to retrieve the pirate Blackbeard's treasure.
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Part 3 On the Trail of Blackbeard (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils:
Jack Kirby (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sinnott
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Artie Simek
Job Number:
V-735

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Fantastic Four [the Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; the Thing [Ben Grimm]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]]
Synopsis:
The Thing takes command of a sailing ship in the era of the pirate Blackbeard.
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Part 4 Battle (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils:
Jack Kirby (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sinnott
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Artie Simek
Job Number:
V-735

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Fantastic Four [the Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; the Thing [Ben Grimm]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]]; Doctor Doom [Victor Von Doom] (his hand only)
Synopsis:
The Thing takes on the role of Blackbeard the Pirate and wishes to remain in the past.
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Part 5 The Vengeance of Doctor Doom! (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils:
Jack Kirby (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sinnott
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Artie Simek
Job Number:
V-735

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Fantastic Four [the Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; the Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; the Thing [Ben Grimm]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]]; Doctor Doom [Victor Von Doom]; Doctor Doom's robot
Synopsis:
Doom tries to kill the FF when they return from the past, but Invisible Girl saves them. Doom escapes with his jetpack.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Dr. Strange / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Art Adams
Pencils:
Michael Golden
Inks:
Michael Golden
Colors:
Michael Golden ?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Doctor Strange
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Indexer Notes

Comes with note by Adams about why he chose this story for the collection.

To Have Loved... and Lost! (Table of Contents)

Dr. Strange / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script:
Roger Stern
Pencils:
Michael Golden
Inks:
Terry Austin
Colors:
Glynis Wein
Letters:
Jim Novak

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
D'spayre; Doctor Strange; Wong; Sara Wolfe
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Daredevil / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Klaus Janson; Terry Austin
Pencils:
Wally Wood
Inks:
Wally Wood
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Daredevil [Matt Murdock]; Namor, the Sub-Mariner
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Comes with note by Janson & Austin about why they chose this story for the collection.

In Mortal Combat with Sub-Mariner (Table of Contents)

Daredevil / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Wally Wood
Inks:
Wally Wood
Colors:
?
Letters:
Art Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Daredevil [Matt Murdock]; Namor, the Sub-Mariner; Lady Dorma; Foggy Nelson; Karen Page; Warlord Krang
Synopsis:
Namor hires Franklin and Murdock to sue the human race on his behalf; When this doesn't work, he gets himself arrested so he can have his day in court; Realizing humanity won't listen, the Sub-Mariner goes on a rampage which brings Daredevil into the (hopeless) fray; Namor returns to the sea out of respect for DD and to stop Krang from taking over Atlantis.
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Brother, Take My Hand! (Table of Contents)

Daredevil / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Daredevil [Matt Murdock]; William Lincoln
Reprints:
Keywords:
gangsters

Indexer Notes

Comes with note by Lee about why he chose this story for the collection.

Brother, Take My Hand! (Table of Contents)

Daredevil / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Daredevil [Matt Murdock];Willie Lincoln; Foggy Nelson; Karen Page; Biggie Benson; Whitey Barton
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Rob Liefeld
Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Beta Ray Bill
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Comes with note by Liefeld about why he chose this story for the collection.

Doom! (Table of Contents)

Thor / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Simonson
Pencils:
Walt Simonson
Inks:
Walt Simonson
Colors:
George Roussos
Letters:
John Workman, Jr.

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; Beta Ray Bill; Nick Fury; Jasper Sitwell; Sif; Heimdall; Balder; Volstagg; Loki; Lorelei; Surtur
Synopsis:
Nick Fury asks Thor's aid in investigating an alien ship heading for earth; Thor arrives and triggers the awakening of an alien protector, Beta Ray Bill; Bill bests Thor and takes up his hammer only to be accidentally summoned to Asgard by Odin who thinks he is summoning Thor.
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This Man...This Monster! (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee; Lee Weeks; Walter Simonson
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Sinnott
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Mr. Fantastic; the Thing; Invisible Girl
Reprints:
Keywords:
Negative Zone portal

Indexer Notes

Comes with note by Weeks & Simonson about why they chose this story for the collection.

This Man... This Monster! (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Sinnott
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; the Thing; Invisible Girl; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; Wyatt Wingfoot; Whitey Mullins; Sam Thorpe
Synopsis:
An unnamed scientist gives himself the powers and appearance of the Thing and goes to the Baxter Building, planning to kill Reed. However, an accident results in him saving Reed's life and perishing in the Negative Zone.
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Fantastic Four 51 (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
J.M. De Matteis
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

J.M. DeMatteis talks about why he chose this story for the collection.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. Top of the Pops
  5. 4. Magneto Triumphant!
    X-Men
  6. 5. Magneto Triumphant!
    X-Men
  7. 6. When Falls Magneto!
    X-Men
  8. 7. Showdown!
    X-Men
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Spider-Man
  10. 9. How Green Was My Goblin!
    Spider-Man
  11. 10. Spidey Saves the Day!
    Spider-Man
  12. 11. Spidey Saves the Day!
    Spider-Man
  13. 12. Spider-Man Tackles the Torch!
    Spider-Man
  14. 13. Meet... Doctor Doom!
    Fantastic Four
  15. 14. Prisoners of Doctor Doom! Part 1
    Fantastic Four
  16. 15. Part 2 Back to the Past!
    Fantastic Four
  17. 16. Part 3 On the Trail of Blackbeard
    Fantastic Four
  18. 17. Part 4 Battle
    Fantastic Four
  19. 18. Part 5 The Vengeance of Doctor Doom!
    Fantastic Four
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Dr. Strange
  21. 20. To Have Loved... and Lost!
    Dr. Strange
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
    Daredevil
  23. 22. In Mortal Combat with Sub-Mariner
    Daredevil
  24. 23. Brother, Take My Hand!
    Daredevil
  25. 24. Brother, Take My Hand!
    Daredevil
  26. 25. [no title indexed]
    Thor
  27. 26. Doom!
    Thor
  28. 27. This Man...This Monster!
    Fantastic Four
  29. 28. This Man... This Monster!
    Fantastic Four
  30. 29. Fantastic Four 51
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