([September] 2003)

Marvel, 2003 Series
 
Volume:
1
Price:
13.99 USD; 22.50 CAD
Pages:
132
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Brand:
Marvel [white on red]
ISBN:
0-7851-1112-3 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
978078511112251399
Editing:
Jeff Youngquist; Cory Sedlmeier (Associate Editor); Jennifer Gr├╝nwald (Assistant Editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard modern US
Binding:
softcover
Publishing Format:
graphic novel

[Unstable Molecules] (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four: Unstable Molecules / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Craig Thompson
Inks:
Craig Thompson
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Dr. Reed Richards; Susan Sturm; Johnny Sturm; Ben Grimm

Indexer Notes

Cover is a collage with parts from all four covers of original limited series.

[Inside Front Cover] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Indexer Notes

Promo ad page for Fantastic Four tradepaperbacks plus indicia.

[Frontispiece] (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / filler / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Mister Fantastic; Invisible Girl; The Thing; Human Torch

Indexer Notes

Vintage Fantastic Four artwork.

[Credits] (Table of Contents)

credits / 3 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Mister Fantastic; Invisible Girl; The Thing; Human Torch

Indexer Notes

Credits for trade paperback and original limited series plus more vintage Fantastic Four artwork.

[Title Page] (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four: Unstable Molecules / filler / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Guy Davis
Inks:
Guy Davis
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Dr. Reed Richards; Susan Sturm; Johnny Sturm; Ben Grimm

Introduction (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
James Sturm
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Invisible Girl; Mister Fantastic; Human Torch; The Thing

[FANTASTIC FOUR #1] (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
Art Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Invisible Girl; Human Torch; The Thing; Mister Fantastic
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[The Origin of the Fantastic Four] (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby
Colors:
?
Letters:
Art Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Human Torch; Invisible Girl; The Thing; Mister Fantastic
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[UNSTABLE MOLECULES #1] (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four: Unstable Molecules / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Craig Thompson
Inks:
Craig Thompson
Colors:
?

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Dr. Reed Richards
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Indexer Notes

Reprint of main part of original cover.

Rock Hard in the Company of Men (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four: Unstable Molecules / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
James Sturm
Pencils:
Guy Davis; Robert Sikoryak (Vapor Girl art); James Sturm (design, layouts)
Inks:
Guy Davis; Robert Sikoryak (Vapor Girl art)
Colors:
Michael Vrana
Letters:
Paul Tutrone

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Dr. Reed Richards; Susan Sturm; Johnny Sturm; Ben Grimm; Myrna; Dr. Mitchell; Adrian Lampham; Rich Mannelman; Dorrie Evans; JoJo; Lester; Randall Sacs; General Nathan F. Twining; Vapor Girl (in comics)
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[UNSTABLE MOLECULES #2] (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four: Unstable Molecules / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Craig Thompson
Inks:
Craig Thompson
Colors:
?

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Susan Sturm
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Indexer Notes

Reprint of main part of original cover.

Disappearing Acts (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four: Unstable Molecules / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
James Sturm
Pencils:
Guy Davis; Robert Sikoryak (Vapor Girl art); James Sturm (design, layouts)
Inks:
Guy Davis; Robert Sikoryak (Vapor Girl art)
Colors:
Michael Vrana
Letters:
Paul Tutrone

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Vapor Girl (in comics); Susan Sturm; Ben Grimm; Myrna; Dr. Mitchell; Johnny Sturm; Rich Mannelman; Kay Coles; Lynne Roth; Mrs. Milliken; Joey King; Bea Wilkes; Grace; Ruben; Dexter
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[UNSTABLE MOLECULES #3] (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four: Unstable Molecules / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Craig Thompson
Inks:
Craig Thompson
Colors:
?

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Johnny Sturm
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Indexer Notes

Reprint of main part of original cover.

Roman Candle (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four: Unstable Molecules / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
James Sturm
Pencils:
Guy Davis; Robert Sikoryak (Vapor Girl art); James Sturm (design, layouts)
Inks:
Guy Davis; Robert Sikoryak (Vapor Girl art)
Colors:
Michael Vrana
Letters:
Paul Tutrone

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Susan Sturm; Vapor Girl (in comics); Johnny Sturm; Rich Mannelman; Joey King
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Indexer Notes

Kirby art on page 1 panels 1-5, page 4 panels 8-9.
Sikoryak art on page 2, panels 4-5, page 4 panels 4-6, page 19 panel 1.

[UNSTABLE MOLECULES #4] (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four: Unstable Molecules / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Craig Thompson
Inks:
Craig Thompson
Colors:
?

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Ben Grimm
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Indexer Notes

Reprint of main part of original cover.

Model Behavior (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four: Unstable Molecules / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
James Sturm
Pencils:
Guy Davis; James Sturm (design, layouts)
Inks:
Guy Davis
Colors:
Michael Vrana
Letters:
Paul Tutrone

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Ben Grimm; Reed Richards; Susan Sturm; Johnny Sturm; Kay Coles; Roy Coles; Dr. Mitchell; Myrna; Stan Lee; Jack Kirby; Art Simek; Harvey; Rich Mannelman; Joey King; Mrs. Milken; Adrian Lampham
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Letters and Notes (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four: Unstable Molecules / text story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
James Sturm
Pencils:
Jack Kirby; Robert Sikoryak; photographs
Inks:
Joe Sinnott; Robert Sikoryak; photographs
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
drama
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Indexer Notes

Background info on story, its fictional creators and the Vapor Girl character.

Bibliography (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four: Unstable Molecules / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
James Sturm
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
drama

Indexer Notes

Source materials which were crucial to the creation of "Unstable Molecules".

Credits (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
James Sturm
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Information on all creators involved.

[Fantastic Four] (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / filler / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
?
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Mister Fantastic; Invisible Girl; The Thing; Human Torch

[Inside Back Cover] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Indexer Notes

Promo ad page for SPECTACULAR SPIDER-MAN series.

[Backcover] (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Mister Fantastic; Human Torch; Invisible Girl; The Thing

Indexer Notes

Backcover with vintage Fantastic Four artwork advertising the collection.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Unstable Molecules]
    Fantastic Four: Unstable Molecules
  2. 1. [Inside Front Cover]
  3. 2. [Frontispiece]
    Fantastic Four
  4. 3. [Credits]
  5. 4. [Title Page]
    Fantastic Four: Unstable Molecules
  6. 5. Introduction
    Fantastic Four
  7. 6. [FANTASTIC FOUR #1]
    Fantastic Four
  8. 7. [The Origin of the Fantastic Four]
    Fantastic Four
  9. 8. [UNSTABLE MOLECULES #1]
    Fantastic Four: Unstable Molecules
  10. 9. Rock Hard in the Company of Men
    Fantastic Four: Unstable Molecules
  11. 10. [UNSTABLE MOLECULES #2]
    Fantastic Four: Unstable Molecules
  12. 11. Disappearing Acts
    Fantastic Four: Unstable Molecules
  13. 12. [UNSTABLE MOLECULES #3]
    Fantastic Four: Unstable Molecules
  14. 13. Roman Candle
    Fantastic Four: Unstable Molecules
  15. 14. [UNSTABLE MOLECULES #4]
    Fantastic Four: Unstable Molecules
  16. 15. Model Behavior
    Fantastic Four: Unstable Molecules
  17. 16. Letters and Notes
    Fantastic Four: Unstable Molecules
  18. 17. Bibliography
    Fantastic Four: Unstable Molecules
  19. 18. Credits
  20. 19. [Fantastic Four]
    Fantastic Four
  21. 20. [Inside Back Cover]
  22. 21. [Backcover]
    Fantastic Four
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