(1966)

Lancer Books, 1966 Series
 
Volume:
?
Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
176
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
Lancer Books
Editing:
?
Color:
color cover; black & white interior
Dimensions:
mass market paperback (4 1/4" x 6 7/8"; 10.9 cm x 17.3 cm)
Paper Stock:
cardstock cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
squarebound

Issue Notes

Panels are arranged generally one to three panels per page and it should be safely assumed that all the following reprints are edited a bit from their original appearances.


The Most Dramatic Hero in the World / The Most Epic Battles of the Ages! (Table of Contents)

Thor / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby; Marie Severin (see notes)
Inks:
Chic Stone; Frank Giacoia ? (see notes)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?; typeset

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

Thor figure is taken from the splash page of Journey into Mystery # 109, with revisions by Marie Severin and possibly Frank Giacoia.

The Mighty Thor Battles...The Lava Man (Table of Contents)

Thor / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Don Heck
Letters:
Artie Simek
Editing:
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Thor; Lava Man (I); Don Blake; Jane Foster; Odin; Loki; Dr. Bruce Andrews (I)
Reprints:

"Giants Walk the Earth!" (Table of Contents)

Thor / comic story / 36 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Chic Stone
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen
Editing:
Stan Lee (Original Editor)
Job Number:
X-636

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Thor; Odin; Balder; Heimdall; Surtur; Skagg; Loki; Enchantress; Executioner; Don Blake; Jane Foster
Reprints:

Tales of..... Asgard! Home of the Mighty Norse Gods (Table of Contents)

Tales of Asgard / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
George Roussos [as George Bell]
Letters:
Art Simek
Editing:
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Genre:
superhero; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Odin; Surtur (I); Ymir (I)(O); Buri (I)(O); Borr (I)
Synopsis:
Story about how Odin and his brothers protected the Earth while waiting for the coming of man.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Origin and first appearance of Ymir and Buri, first appearance of Surtur and Borr.

"The Stronger I Am, the Sooner I Die!" (Table of Contents)

Thor / comic story / 47 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Chic Stone
Letters:
Sam Rosen
Editing:
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
F: Thor; GS: Balder; Harris Hobbs (I); Jane Foster; Don Blake; V: Crusher Creel (I); Loki; Absorbing Man [Crusher Creel] (I)(O)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

First appearance of Crusher Creel and Harris Hobbs, first appearance and origin of The Absorbing Man [Crusher Creel].

"The Vengeance of the Thunder God" (Table of Contents)

Thor / comic story / 44 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Frank Giacoia [as Frankie Ray]
Letters:
Artie Simek
Editing:
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Thor; Odin; Harris Hobbs; Loki; Absorbing Man [Crusher Creel]; Jane Foster; Ann; John
Synopsis:
Thor battles the Absorbing Man.
Reprints:

A Thor Bonus Feature [Map of Asgard] (Table of Contents)

Thor / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Vince Colletta
Letters:
Sam Rosen
Editing:
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Genre:
superhero
Synopsis:
Double page spread of Asgard.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

A pin-up of a "typical Asgard street scene", majestic with monuments, temples and the like.

A Marvel Masterwork Pin-Up (Table of Contents)

Thor / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Chic Stone
Letters:
Artie Simek ?
Job Number:
X-811

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Thor
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Most Dramatic Hero in the World / The Most Epic Battles of the Ages!
    Thor
  2. 1. The Mighty Thor Battles...The Lava Man
    Thor
  3. 2. "Giants Walk the Earth!"
    Thor
  4. 3. Tales of..... Asgard! Home of the Mighty Norse Gods
    Tales of Asgard
  5. 4. "The Stronger I Am, the Sooner I Die!"
    Thor
  6. 5. "The Vengeance of the Thunder God"
    Thor
  7. 6. A Thor Bonus Feature [Map of Asgard]
    Thor
  8. 7. A Marvel Masterwork Pin-Up
    Thor
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