(1953)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
Dell Comic
Editing:
?
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 "Edgar Rice Burroughs' JOHN CARTER OF MARS, No. 488."


John Carter of Mars (Table of Contents)

John Carter of Mars / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (painting)
Inks:
? (painting)
Colors:
? (painting)
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
John Carter
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

painted cover

In this tale of high adventure you'll meet... (Table of Contents)

John Carter of Mars / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jesse Marsh
Inks:
Jesse Marsh
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
John Carter; Dejah Thoris; Tars Tarkas; Salensus Oll; Thurid
Synopsis:
introduction of characters
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Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white.

Tyrant of the North (Table of Contents)

John Carter of Mars / comic story / 32 pages (report information)

Script:
Phil Evans
Pencils:
Jesse Marsh
Inks:
Jesse Marsh
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jesse Marsh
Job Number:
J.C.O.S. #488 - 53

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
John Carter; Dejah Thoris; Tars Tarkas; Salensus Oll; Thurid; Thuvia; Phaidor; Matai Shang; Talu, Prince of Marentina; Solan
Synopsis:
John Carter rescues Dejah Thoris when she is kidnapped by Thurid and taken to the forbidden land of Okar in the polar icecap.
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Indexer Notes

Based on the novel "The Gods of Mars" by Edgar Rice Burroughs.

The Fantastic Creatures of Mars (Table of Contents)

John Carter of Mars / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jesse Marsh
Inks:
Jesse Marsh
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Introduction of three animals from this story, the legendary Apt, the Woola and the carnivorous Calot Tree.
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Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

John Carter of Mars / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jesse Marsh
Inks:
Jesse Marsh
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
John Carter; Tars Tarkas
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Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. John Carter of Mars
    John Carter of Mars
  2. 1. In this tale of high adventure you'll meet...
    John Carter of Mars
  3. 2. Tyrant of the North
    John Carter of Mars
  4. 3. The Fantastic Creatures of Mars
    John Carter of Mars
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    John Carter of Mars
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