(April 1948)

Gilberton, 1947 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Gilberton Company, Inc.
Brand:
Classics Illustrated
Editing:
William E. Kanter (editor); Jerry Iger (art director); Ruth Roche (script editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Cover stock varies from Glossy standard paper to Glossy stiff paper; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Kidnapped (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Robert H. Webb
Inks:
David Heames
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; historical

Kidnapped (Table of Contents)

comic story / 44 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Louis Stevenson (original novel); John O'Rourke (adaptation)
Pencils:
Robert Webb
Inks:
David Heames
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
David Balfour; Ebenezer Balfour; Captain Hoseason; Ransome; Mr. Riach; Alan Breck Stewart; Red Fox; James of the Glens; Mr. Rankeillor
Synopsis:
David Balfour is shanghaied into service on a sailing vessel after his uncle sells him to the captain. There he meets Alan Stewart and the two escape and David has his revenge on his uncle.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

reprinted from Illustrated Classics: 3/30/47-4/20/47

Robert Louis Stevenson (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Colors:
? (illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
biography
Synopsis:
Biography of the author Robert Louis Stevenson.
Reprints:

The Wright Brothers (Table of Contents)

Pioneers of Science / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Colors:
? (illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
biography
Synopsis:
Biography of Orville and Wilbur Wright.
Reprints:

Toots, the Collie (Table of Contents)

Dog Heroes / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Colors:
? (illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
animal
Reprints:

Joan of Arc (Table of Contents)

Great Lives / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Colors:
? (illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Information about Joan of Arc.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Kidnapped
  2. 1. Kidnapped
  3. 2. Robert Louis Stevenson
  4. 3. The Wright Brothers
    Pioneers of Science
  5. 4. Toots, the Collie
    Dog Heroes
  6. 5. Joan of Arc
    Great Lives
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