(January 1956)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
Dell A Movie Classic
Editing:
Helen Meyer
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Indicia title is "QUENTIN DURWARD, No. 672".
Code number is Q.D.O.S. #672-561.
Copyright 1955 by Loew's Incorporated. Based on the 1955 movie "Quentin Durward."
"Movie Classic" on cover.


Quentin Durward (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (photo); ? (art)
Inks:
? (photo); ? (art)
Colors:
? (photo); ? (art)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
historical
Characters:
Quentin Durward (photo of Robert Taylor)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover is photo of Robert Taylor with drawn background.

Quentin Durward (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photos)
Inks:
? (photos)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
historical
Characters:
Quentin Durward (photo of Robert Taylor); Isabelle, Countess of Macroy (photo of Kay Kendall)
Synopsis:
Preview of story, told in seven stills from the movie.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Includes credits and partial cast list for the movie.

Quentin Durward (Table of Contents)

comic story / 34 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Ralph Mayo
Inks:
Mike Peppe
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda

Genre:
historical
Characters:
Quentin Durward; Lord Crawford; Isabelle, Countess of Macroy; King Louis XI; Charles, Duke of Burgundy; Count William De la Marck
Synopsis:
Elderly Lord Crawford of Scotland sends Quentin Durward to Burgundy to bring back young Isabelle, Countess of Macroy, for an arranged marriage. Lady Isabelle flees and Durward pursues her. Along the way he makes an enemy of William De la Marck, a renegade count who controls the woods. Betrayed by King Louis, Durward and Lady Isabella flee De la Marck. Durward and De la Marck have a final showdown in the burning tower of a church.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story continues on inside back cover in black and white and concludes on the back cover in color. The last panel is Dell's "A Pledge to Parents". Adapted from the 1955 movie "Quentin Durward". Script submitted on August 20, 1955. Script credit provided by David Porta from "Gaylord Du Bois's Account Books Sorted by Title / compiled from the original account books by Randall W. Scott" (1985). Pencils, inks, and letters credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Quentin Durward
  2. 1. Quentin Durward
  3. 2. Quentin Durward
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