([June] 2007)

DC, 2000 Series
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Volume:
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Price:
49.99 USD
Pages:
204
Indicia frequency:
?
On-sale date:
2007-04-25
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
ISBN:
1401212549 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Scott Nybakken
Color:
Full Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Binding:
Hardcover with Dustjacket
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Spirit / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jules Feiffer
Inks:
Jules Feiffer
Colors:
Jamison
Letters:
Abe Kanegson

Genre:
Adventure
Characters:
Spirit

[Forward] (Table of Contents)

The Spirit / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Darwyn Cooke
Pencils:
Will Eisner
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

The Moment of Glory (Table of Contents)

The Spirit / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Jules Feiffer
Pencils:
Will Eisner
Inks:
Will Eisner
Colors:
?
Letters:
Abe Kanegson

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Tyler Trembly; Dolan; Ellen; Spirit; Sammy; Squire Sleezy
Synopsis:
The Spirit of 76 tells Tyler Trembly that Squire Sleezy is going to run off with the town treasury, and the signal for the plane is a light in the old Church tower. Naturally no one believes him, except the Spirit.
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The Ship vs Darling O'Shea (Table of Contents)

The Spirit / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Will Eisner
Pencils:
Will Eisner
Inks:
Will Eisner
Colors:
?
Letters:
Abe Kanegson

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Darling O'Shea (Intro); Spirit
Synopsis:
The Spirit, despite last week's tale, is still on his way back from the East. On board a haunted ocean liner, the Spirit is recruited to be Darling O'Shea's bodyguard. The mysterious O'Shea who has never been seen, is the world's richest 10 year old.
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The Desert (Table of Contents)

The Spirit / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Jules Feiffer
Pencils:
Will Eisner
Inks:
Will Eisner
Colors:
?
Letters:
Abe Kanegson

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Spirit; Tate
Synopsis:
Bringing a prisoner back to Central City, the Spirit and Tate are the only survivors of a plane crash in the middle of the desert.
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Indexer Notes

Spirit sprains his arm and wears a sling for the next few adventures.

Dick Whittler (Table of Contents)

The Spirit / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Jules Feiffer
Pencils:
Will Eisner
Inks:
Will Eisner
Colors:
?
Letters:
Abe Kanegson

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Dick Whittler; Spirit
Synopsis:
Dick Whittler asks the Spirit to come to Riverbend to help him solve a murder. The Spirit's arm is still in a sling.
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The Chase (Table of Contents)

The Spirit / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Jules Feiffer; Will Eisner
Pencils:
Will Eisner
Inks:
Will Eisner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Dick Whittler; Spirit; Ed; Woody; Sally
Synopsis:
The Spirit is on the lam, after Dick Whittler accuses him of assault and battery.
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Investigation (Table of Contents)

The Spirit / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Jules Feiffer
Pencils:
Will Eisner
Inks:
Will Eisner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Spirit; Dick Whittler; Michael O'Dolan; Dolan; Hamilton Curdle
Synopsis:
Mostly a flashback. The State Crime Commision investigates Dolan for corruption. Meanwhile his half-brother O'Dolan is trying to blackmail him. Dolan goes to Riverbend to find O'Dolan and gets mixed up in his murder (two weeks ago).
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Indexer Notes

Eisner also claims credit for writing this story.

The Wreck of Old 78 (Table of Contents)

The Spirit / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Jules Feiffer
Pencils:
Jerry Grandenetti ?
Inks:
Jerry Grandenetti ?; Will Eisner ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Dolan; Spirit; Zeb Stoker
Synopsis:
An old steam engine makes a final run through flood waters to bring aid to flood victims.
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The First Man (Table of Contents)

The Spirit / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Jules Feiffer
Pencils:
Will Eisner
Inks:
Will Eisner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Herkimer Zither; Clancy Hipple; Spirit (1 panel cameo); Dolan (1 panel cameo)
Synopsis:
Herkimer Zither is always the first man to cross a bridge or go through a new tunnel.
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Camp Wachoobie (Table of Contents)

The Spirit / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Jules Feiffer
Pencils:
Will Eisner
Inks:
Will Eisner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Sammy (feature), Willum Waif; Spirit; Mr. Grumbly; Wilmer Grumbly
Synopsis:
Sammy has to learn to face up to a bully at summer camp. But it takes the Spirit to make everything right.
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Cape Cod Vacation (Table of Contents)

Spirit, Thea / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Jules Feiffer
Pencils:
Will Eisner
Inks:
Will Eisner
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda ?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Spirit; Carrion; Julia; Darling O'Shea
Synopsis:
On vacation on Cape Cod, the Spirit finds Darling O'Shea all alone with her bodyguard, Mr. Carrion.
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Teacher's Pet (Table of Contents)

The Spirit / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Will Eisner
Pencils:
Will Eisner
Inks:
Will Eisner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Spirit; P'Gell; Dick Whittler; Prof Acyd
Synopsis:
P'Gell turns up as a teacher at a prep school. The Spirit reluctantly investigates at Dick Whittler's request. Turns out she's after Prof Acyd's secret formula.
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The Story of Sam..the Saucer That Wanted to Fly (Table of Contents)

The Spirit / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Jules Feiffer
Pencils:
Tex Blaisdell
Inks:
Gene Bibrew ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Sam; The Spirit; Ellen; Dolan; Sammy
Synopsis:
Sam is a plain old saucer but when the Spirit flings him at a criminal, Sam never stops flying.
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Indexer Notes

done as a children's primer

Sound (Table of Contents)

The Spirit / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Jules Feiffer
Pencils:
Will Eisner; Jules Feiffer (layouts)
Inks:
Will Eisner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Jordan Bennday; Ernie; Spirit (1 panel cameo); Dolan (1 panel cameo)
Synopsis:
An artist struggling to meet a deadline on a horror comic story drives himself crazy.
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The Big Win (Table of Contents)

The Spirit / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Jules Feiffer
Pencils:
Will Eisner
Inks:
Gene Bibrew ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Spirit; Dolan; Daniel Greer; Big Ed Damper
Synopsis:
Dan Greer tells the Spirit he's going to murder Big Ed Damper and dares him to stop him.
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O'Shea's Uncle (Table of Contents)

The Spirit / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Jules Feiffer
Pencils:
Will Eisner
Inks:
Gene Bibrew ?; Will Eisner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Darling O'Shea; Barnaby Lyme; Parker; Spirit; Dolan
Synopsis:
Barnaby Lyme, an escaped mental patient attempts to terrorize Darling O'Shea, much to his regret.
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Lizzy's Boys (Table of Contents)

The Spirit / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Will Eisner
Pencils:
Will Eisner
Inks:
Will Eisner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Ghouly Gang; Spirit; Dolan; Winthrop; Sammy; Willum; Light Fingered Lizzy; Lizzy's boys
Synopsis:
The Ghouly Gang are unjustly accused of a bank job, a fact they are truly upset about.
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The Haircut (Table of Contents)

The Spirit / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Jules Feiffer
Pencils:
Will Eisner
Inks:
Will Eisner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Joe; Jenny; Rudy; Spirit; Dolan
Synopsis:
Rudy loves Jenny and Joe is his best friend, until that fatal night in the barber shop.
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Hallowe'en 50 (Table of Contents)

The Spirit / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Jules Feiffer
Pencils:
Will Eisner
Inks:
Gene Bibrew ?; Will Eisner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Hazel P. Macbeth; Sammy; Willum; Dolan; Descendants of American Witch-Hunters (the D.A.W.); Spirit
Synopsis:
Typical Hallowe'en hi-jinks as the D.A.W. attempts to track down Hazel, with Sammy and Willum as official detectives. Everybody almost ends up getting burned at the stake.
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Vietnam '50 (Table of Contents)

The Spirit / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Jules Feiffer
Pencils:
Will Eisner
Inks:
Gene Bibrew ?; Will Eisner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Spirit (cameo); Sharky Gimlet; Schmidt
Synopsis:
Sharky Gimlet escapes from The Spirit by joining the French Foreign Legion, and gets shipped off to Vietnam.
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Ellen Dolan for Mayor (Table of Contents)

The Spirit / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Jules Feiffer
Pencils:
Will Eisner
Inks:
Gene Bibrew ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Ellen (feature); Spirit; Dolan; Sammy; Mike Polltax
Synopsis:
An innocent joke on a ladies TV show makes Ellen Dolan a candidate for Mayor, which Mike Polltax really doesn't like. So he gets the Spirit to campaign against her.
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La Cucaracha (Table of Contents)

The Spirit / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Jules Feiffer
Pencils:
Will Eisner
Inks:
Gene Bibrew ?; Will Eisner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
La Cucaracha; Lupo; Killer Pete Grifter; Joe
Synopsis:
Story about a talking cockroach.
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The Song of Little Willum (Table of Contents)

The Spirit / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Will Eisner; Jules Feiffer
Pencils:
Jules Feiffer; Will Eisner
Inks:
Jules Feiffer; Will Eisner
Colors:
?
Letters:
Abe Kanegson

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Willum Waif(feature); Gitch the Goonie; Ellen; Dick Whittler; P'Gell; Darling O'Shea; Klink; P.S. ; Dolan; Spirit; Sammy
Synopsis:
Thinking that he wasn't invited to Thanksgiving dinner, Willum turns to a life of crime.
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Indexer Notes

parody of Hiawatha

The Winnah (Table of Contents)

The Spirit / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Jules Feiffer
Pencils:
Will Eisner
Inks:
Will Eisner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
no Spirit appearance; Herbie Gritt; Happy Porker; Marty Gritt
Synopsis:
Happy Porker is a corrupt boxing promoter who maneuvers the Gritt brothers into a title match against each other.
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Snowbound (Table of Contents)

The Spirit / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Jules Feiffer
Pencils:
Will Eisner
Inks:
Will Eisner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Darling O'Shea; Sand Saref; Ellen; Spirit; Dolan
Synopsis:
O'Shea invites the Spirit to her mountain lodge to meet her new governess, Sand Saref.
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Indexer Notes

Ellen is introduced as the Spirit's fiance.

Sammy and Willum Take Over (Table of Contents)

The Spirit / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Jules Feiffer
Pencils:
Gene Debrew ?
Inks:
Gene Debrew ?; Will Eisner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Sammy; Willum Waif (feature); Spirit; Dolan
Synopsis:
Sammy and Willum trail the Spirit
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The Christmas Spirit of 1950 (Table of Contents)

The Spirit / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Jules Feiffer
Pencils:
Will Eisner
Inks:
Will Eisner
Colors:
?
Letters:
Abe Kanegson

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Darling O'Shea; no Spirit; Santa Claus; Muggsy and Trigger
Synopsis:
Darling O'Shea decides to sue Santa Claus because he's never given her a present. And just in case, she orders her guards to shoot to kill if they spot the old gent.
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Happy New Year (Table of Contents)

The Spirit / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Jules Feiffer
Pencils:
Will Eisner (pages 1, 2, 6, 7); Jules Feiffer (pages 3-5)
Inks:
Will Eisner (pages 1, 2, 6, 7); Jules Feiffer (pages 3-5)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Abe Kanegson

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Eisner; Feiffer; Clifford (as the Spirit); Sand Saref; Dolan; P'Gell; Seymour; Doggie
Synopsis:
After Feiffer kills Eisner, he sits down at the drawing board and does a recap of the past year's adventures in the style of his backup strip Clifford.
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Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Spirit
  2. 1. [Forward]
    The Spirit
  3. 2. The Moment of Glory
    The Spirit
  4. 3. The Ship vs Darling O'Shea
    The Spirit
  5. 4. The Desert
    The Spirit
  6. 5. Dick Whittler
    The Spirit
  7. 6. The Chase
    The Spirit
  8. 7. Investigation
    The Spirit
  9. 8. The Wreck of Old 78
    The Spirit
  10. 9. The First Man
    The Spirit
  11. 10. Camp Wachoobie
    The Spirit
  12. 11. Cape Cod Vacation
    Spirit, Thea
  13. 12. Teacher's Pet
    The Spirit
  14. 13. The Story of Sam..the Saucer That Wanted to Fly
    The Spirit
  15. 14. Sound
    The Spirit
  16. 15. The Big Win
    The Spirit
  17. 16. O'Shea's Uncle
    The Spirit
  18. 17. Lizzy's Boys
    The Spirit
  19. 18. The Haircut
    The Spirit
  20. 19. Hallowe'en 50
    The Spirit
  21. 20. Vietnam '50
    The Spirit
  22. 21. Ellen Dolan for Mayor
    The Spirit
  23. 22. La Cucaracha
    The Spirit
  24. 23. The Song of Little Willum
    The Spirit
  25. 24. The Winnah
    The Spirit
  26. 25. Snowbound
    The Spirit
  27. 26. Sammy and Willum Take Over
    The Spirit
  28. 27. The Christmas Spirit of 1950
    The Spirit
  29. 28. Happy New Year
    The Spirit
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  • Bob Hughes
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