([January 1956])

Gilberton, 1947 Series
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Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Gilberton Company, Inc.
Brand:
Classics Illustrated
Editing:
William Kanter; Roberta Straus (assistant editor); Alex Blum (art director)
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

Issue Notes

New cover.


Robinson Crusoe (Table of Contents)

Robinson Crusoe / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (painting)
Inks:
? (painting)
Colors:
? (painting)
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Robinson Crusoe

Indexer Notes

Index done on Classics Illustrated #10 (HRN 167), 17th edition.

Robinson Crusoe (Table of Contents)

Robinson Crusoe / comic story / 47 pages (report information)

Script:
Daniel Defoe (original story); Evelyn Goodman (adaptation)
Pencils:
Stanley Maxwell
Inks:
Stanley Maxwell
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Friday; Robinson Crusoe; his parents

Indexer Notes

An adaptation of the Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe novel, first published in 1719. No credits.

Daniel Defoe (Table of Contents)

Daniel Defoe / text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
biography
Synopsis:
Biography of Daniel Defoe (circa 1660-1731), English journalist and novelist, with portrait and illo of him writing at his desk in a jail cell.

Poems of the Sea (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Dover Beach by Matthew Arnold; Break Break Break by Alfred Lord Tennyson; The Three Fishers by Charles Kingsley
Reprints:

Joan Fernandez Desert Explorer (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Michael Sullivan
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
biography
Reprints:

With Leg Shot Away- Mans Gun for Eight Hours (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Pvt. Harry Wichtacz
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Robinson Crusoe
    Robinson Crusoe
  2. 1. Robinson Crusoe
    Robinson Crusoe
  3. 2. Daniel Defoe
    Daniel Defoe
  4. 3. Poems of the Sea
  5. 4. Joan Fernandez Desert Explorer
  6. 5. With Leg Shot Away- Mans Gun for Eight Hours
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