(1988)

Marvel, 1987 Series
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Price:
9.95 USD; 13.95 CAD
Pages:
76
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
e [Epic]
ISBN:
0-87135-282-6 Search at WorldCat
Editing:
Archie Goodwin (Editor in Chief); Margaret Clark; Steve Buccellato; Claudine Giraud (consulting editor); David Scroggy (consulting editor); Jim Shooter (consulting editor); Jean-Marc Lofficier (editor Starwatcher Graphics); Randy Lofficier (editor Starwatcher Graphics)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
8.25" x 11" (20.9 cm x 27.94 cm) (issues 1-8); 8.5" x 11.5" (21.59 cm x 29.21 cm) (issue 9)
Binding:
Softcover
Publishing Format:
Was On-Going Series

Issue Notes

published as Epic Graphic Novel: Moebius 5- The Gardens of Aedena. The indicia publisher name used is "The Marvel Entertainment Group"


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Inks:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Colors:
?

Characters:
Stel; Atan

Moebius 5: The Gardens of Aedena (Table of Contents)

credits / 4 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Inks:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
blank page; title page with story and production credits; indicia page with list of other Epic Moebius graphic novels; a full page Moebius drawing

The Road to Aedena (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Jean-Marc Lofficier; Randy Lofficier
Pencils:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Inks:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Introduction page includes a small Moebius drawing

The Gardens of Aedena (Table of Contents)

comic story / 51 pages (report information)

Script:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]; Jean-Marc Lofficier (translator); Randy Lofficier (translator)
Pencils:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Inks:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Colors:
Geoffrey C. Everts; Claudine Giraud; Peter Ramsey
Letters:
Jim Novak

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Stel; Atan; Master Burg; Monster

Indexer Notes

This was the first time a Moebius story was published first in English. At the time of publication it had not yet been published in France.

Afterword to The Gardens of Aedena (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]; Jean-Marc Lofficier (translator); Randy Lofficier (translator)
Pencils:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Inks:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Includes a small drawing

Journey to the Center of an Unfaithful Body (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]; Jean-Marc Lofficier (translator); Randy Lofficier (translator)
Pencils:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Inks:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Colors:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Letters:
Phil Felix

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Major G; Professor; “Second”
Reprints:
  • from ?

Story Notes (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]; Jean-Marc Lofficier (translator); Randy Lofficier (translator)
Pencils:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Inks:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Includes a small drawing

The Thousandth Contract (Table of Contents)

Hit Man / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]; Jean-Marc Lofficier (translator); Randy Lofficier (translator)
Pencils:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Inks:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Colors:
Peter Ramsey
Letters:
Jack Morelli

Genre:
humor; crime
Characters:
The Killer [Edouardo Hammer]; Inspector Briggs [Philo Vance]
Reprints:
  • from ?

The Fury of Revenge (2nd Episode) (Table of Contents)

Hit Man / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]; Jean-Marc Lofficier (translator); Randy Lofficier (translator)
Pencils:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Inks:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Colors:
Peter Ramsey
Letters:
Jack Morelli

Genre:
humor; crime
Characters:
Edouardo Schwankrisner [Ed McLynn]; Inspector Briggs; Morton
Reprints:
  • from ?

The Secret of the Old Mine (3rd Episode) (Table of Contents)

Hit Man / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]; Jean-Marc Lofficier (translator); Randy Lofficier (translator)
Pencils:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Inks:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Colors:
Peter Ramsey
Letters:
Jack Morelli

Genre:
humor; crime
Characters:
Edouardo Schwankrisner [Ed McLynn]; Inspector Briggs; Dora; Jill
Reprints:
  • from ?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

filler / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Inks:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]

Synopsis:
blank page; back cover has a portion of a panel from the main story
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Moebius 5: The Gardens of Aedena
  3. 2. The Road to Aedena
  4. 3. The Gardens of Aedena
  5. 4. Afterword to The Gardens of Aedena
  6. 5. Journey to the Center of an Unfaithful Body
  7. 6. Story Notes
  8. 7. The Thousandth Contract
    Hit Man
  9. 8. The Fury of Revenge (2nd Episode)
    Hit Man
  10. 9. The Secret of the Old Mine (3rd Episode)
    Hit Man
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
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