([April 1950])

Gilberton, 1947 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
Monthly except February, May, August and November
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Gilberton Company, Inc.
Brand:
Classics Illustrated
Editing:
William E. Kanter; Ruth Roche (story editor); Jerry Iger (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

Original index by Max Capp.


The Adventures of Marco Polo (Table of Contents)

The Adventures of Marco Polo / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Homer Fleming
Inks:
Homer Fleming
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; history
Characters:
Chinghis Khan
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Index done on Classics Illustrated #27 (HRN 167), 9th edition. Index done on an incomplete copy.

The Adventures of Marco Polo (Table of Contents)

The Adventures of Marco Polo / comic story / 48 pages (report information)

Script:
Marco Polo (original story); Donn Byrne (original story); Emmanuel Demby (adaptation)
Pencils:
Homer Fleming (signed)
Inks:
Homer Fleming
Colors:
?
Letters:
Louis D. Goldklang

Genre:
historical
Characters:
Achmath the Saracen; Alau (warrior, in a tale); Alexander the Great's troops (flashback); Ali Ben Passim; a Calif (in a tale); Emperor Kublai Khan; Princess Silver Bells (his daughter); Chinghis Khan (his son); the Karaunas; King Corobar of the Karaunas; Kurdish bandits; Lee Tsien; the Lord of Konsalmi; Lotus Plum; Marco Polo; Niccolo Polo (his father) ; Maffeo Polo (his uncle) ; the Old Man of the Mountain; Tartar warriors; Tebeth
Synopsis:
"A dramatic presentation" of the life of Marco Polo (1254?-1324?), Italian traveler.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

Based on The Travels of Marco Polo and Messr Marco Polo by Donn Byrne

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Adventures of Marco Polo
    The Adventures of Marco Polo
  2. 1. The Adventures of Marco Polo
    The Adventures of Marco Polo
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