(1987)

Little, Brown, 1987 Series
 
Price:
7.95 USD
Pages:
132
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Little, Brown and Company
Brand:
Little, Brown
ISBN:
0-316-10729-8 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
9780316107297
Editing:
?
Color:
Color cover; Black and White and Color interior
Dimensions:
Large Format Trade Paperback 9" x 10"
Paper Stock:
Stiff cover
Binding:
Trade Paperback

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

Billy and the Boingers Bootleg (Table of Contents)

Bloom County / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Berke Breathed
Inks:
Berke Breathed
Colors:
Berke Breathed?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; satire-parody
Characters:
Bill the Cat
Reprints:

[blank page] (Table of Contents)

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover

Billy and the Boingers Bootleg (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Title page with logo; no illustration or other text.

Bloom County Books by Berke Breathed (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

List of other Bloom County books.

Billy and the Boingers Bootleg (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
?; typeset

Indexer Notes

Title logo printed once more, with some additonal typeset text of creator and publisher names.

[indicia] (Table of Contents)

credits / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Indicia and credits. Library of Congress Catalog No.: 87-3537.

[Lyrics sheet for insert record] (Table of Contents)

Bloom County / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Berke Breathed [as S. Dallas]; Berke Breathed [as B. Catt]
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody

Indexer Notes

Lyrics to the songs "I'm a Boinger" and "U-Stink-But-I-(heart)-U" plus musician credits.

[blank page] (Table of Contents)

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)

[Billy and the Boingers] (Table of Contents)

Bloom County / comic story / 121 pages (report information)

Script:
Berke Breathed
Pencils:
Berke Breathed
Inks:
Berke Breathed
Colors:
?
Letters:
Berke Breathed ?

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; satire-parody
Characters:
Opus; Milo Bloom; Michael Binkley; Tom Binkley (Michael's father); Steve Dallas; Bill the Cat; Oliver W. Jones; Oliver's parents; W. A. Thornhump III; Berkeley Breathed (cameo); Hodge-Podge; Portnoy; Cutter John; Sean Penn (cameo); Quiche Lorraine; Lola Granola; Prince Charles; Princess Diana (cameo); Prince William; Rosebud the Baselope; Marie Osmond (cameo); George Takei (cameo); Ozzy Osbourne;
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Reprints begin after six-week hiatus by Breathed in 1986 due to breaking back in ultra-light aircraft accident. Three daily strips per page in black and white. Two Sunday strips in color per page. Sunday strips are not in chronological order with dailies.

I'm a Boinger b/w U-Stink-But-I-(heart)-You (Table of Contents)

Billy and the Boingers / insert or dust jacket / 0 pages (report information)

Script:
Berke Breathed
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Keywords:
music

Indexer Notes

Two-sided thin vinyl record inserted between pages 10 and 11 of the comic reprints. Manufactured by Evatone Sound Sheets, Clearwater, Fla.

[blank pages] (Table of Contents)

blank page(s) / 2 pages (report information)

Indexer Notes

Last interior page and inside back cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Berke Breathed?
Pencils:
Berke Breathed
Inks:
Berke Breathed
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals; satire-parody
Characters:
Opus; Steve Dallas; Bill the Cat; Hodge-Podge
Synopsis:
Black and white mountain landscape photo with Bloom County cast members clad in their "Deathtongue" outfits added with grayscale airbrush. Also fake? quotes by The Edge of U2 and Tammy Faye Bakker.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Billy and the Boingers Bootleg
    Bloom County
  2. 1. [blank page]
  3. 2. Billy and the Boingers Bootleg
  4. 3. Bloom County Books by Berke Breathed
  5. 4. Billy and the Boingers Bootleg
  6. 5. [indicia]
  7. 6. [Lyrics sheet for insert record]
    Bloom County
  8. 7. [blank page]
  9. 8. [Billy and the Boingers]
    Bloom County
  10. 9. I'm a Boinger b/w U-Stink-But-I-(heart)-You
    Billy and the Boingers
  11. 10. [blank pages]
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Bloom County
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Per Sandell
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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