(1961)

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Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
On-sale date:
1961-07-11
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
Dell [stamp]
Editing:
Don Arneson
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 "THIEF OF BAGHDAD, No. 1229."
No code number.
Copyright 1961 by Embassy Pictures Corporation.
"Movie Classic" on cover.
On sale date is Library of Congress copyright record publication date.


Thief of Baghdad (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Karim (photo of Steve Reeves)
Reprints:

Thief of Baghdad (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
adventure; historical
Characters:
Karim (photo of Steve Reeves); Princess Amina (photo of Giorgia Moll); Prince Osman (photo of Arturo Dominici); Kadeejah (photo of Edy Vessel)
Synopsis:
Preview of the story.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Five photos from the movie and a partial cast list.

Thief of Baghdad (Table of Contents)

comic story / 32 pages (report information)

Script:
Ken Fitch
Pencils:
Reed Crandall
Inks:
George Evans
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; historical
Characters:
Karim (the Thief of Baghdad); Ghamal, the Grand Vizier; the Sultan; Princess Amina; Prince Osman; Kadeejah
Synopsis:
Prince Osman comes to marry Princess Amina, daughter of the Sultan. However he is waylaid by Karim, who enters the palace disguised as the Prince. Amina falls in love with the disguised Prince and when the charade is discovered, refuses to marry the real Osman. The Grand Vizier and the prince give Amina a love potion that backfires and makes her deathly ill. Only a potion made with a blue rose can cure her and Karim goes in search of one.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Script, pencils, and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007). Adapted from the 1961 movie "Thief of Baghdad." (Originally released as "Il Ladro di Bagdad" in Italy in 1961.)

The Market Place (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Karim (photo of Steve Reeves)
Synopsis:
Brief description of the art of bargaining in the market.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white. Large photo from the movie and typeset text.

The Arabian Horse (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Colors:
? (photo)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Karim (photo of Steve Reeves)
Synopsis:
Facts about the Arabian breed of horse.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Blue-tinted photo from the movie and typeset text.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Thief of Baghdad
  2. 1. Thief of Baghdad
  3. 2. Thief of Baghdad
  4. 3. The Market Place
  5. 4. The Arabian Horse
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