([September] 1959)

Ballantine Books, 1959 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price:
0.35 USD
Pages:
148
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Ballantine Books, Inc.
Brand:
BB Ballantine
Editing:
?
Color:
color cover; black and white interior
Dimensions:
pocket book size- 4.25" x 7" (10.79 cm x 17.78 cm)
Binding:
paperback

Issue Notes

Full title: "Harvey Kurtzman's Jungle Book or Up from the Apes! (and Right Back Down) —In Which Are Described in Words and Pictures Businessmen, Private Eyes, Cowboys, and Other Heros All Exhibiting the Progress of Man from the Darkness of the Cave into the Light of Civilization by Means of Television, Wide Screen Movies, the Stone Axe, and Other Useful Arts"

150000 copies printed; Library of Congress catalog #59-11152


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Harvey Kurtzman
Inks:
Harvey Kurtzman
Colors:
?
Letters:
Harvey Kurtzman

Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

["There are jungles… and then there are jungles” - H, Kurtzman 6/58 N.Y.C] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Harvey Kurtzman
Pencils:
Harvey Kurtzman
Inks:
Harvey Kurtzman
Letters:
Harvey Kurtzman

Indexer Notes

page twenty from the “Thelonius Violence” story

[Respectfully Dedicated To… This Is an Original Publication, Not a Reprint] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Harvey Kurtzman
Inks:
Harvey Kurtzman
Letters:
Harvey Kurtzman

Indexer Notes

dedication and publisher page

Harvey Kurtzman’s Jungle Book or Up From the Apes! (And Right Back Down) (Table of Contents)

credits / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
Harvey Kurtzman

Indexer Notes

title and publisher page

[Important] (Table of Contents)

credits / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
Harvey Kurtzman

Indexer Notes

copyright, artist, bibliographic and publisher credits

Thelonius Violence, Like Private Eye (Table of Contents)

comic story / 34 pages (report information)

Script:
Harvey Kurtzman
Pencils:
Harvey Kurtzman
Inks:
Harvey Kurtzman
Letters:
Harvey Kurtzman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Thelonius Violence; Cigarette Girl; Vocalist; Vocalist’s Twin Sister; Lolita Nabokov; Waiter; Ava; Magda; Zaza; Jolie; Jack; Mr. Krelm
Reprints:
Keywords:
country club; night club; private eye; swimming pool

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

The Organization Man In the Grey Flannel Executive Suite (Table of Contents)

comic story / 30 pages (report information)

Script:
Harvey Kurtzman
Pencils:
Harvey Kurtzman
Inks:
Harvey Kurtzman
Letters:
Harvey Kurtzman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Krelm; Goodman Beaver; Elevator Man; Mike Verifax; Charlie Eolith; Bella Donna; Robert Roark; Lucifer Shlock; Miss Voom
Reprints:
Keywords:
magazine publishing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Compulsion On the Range (Table of Contents)

comic story / 30 pages (report information)

Script:
Harvey Kurtzman
Pencils:
Harvey Kurtzman
Inks:
Harvey Kurtzman
Letters:
Harvey Kurtzman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody; western-frontier
Characters:
Marshall Matt Dollin; Johnny Ringding; Lester; Doc; Indian Chief; Chief’s Daughter; Zorro; Seymour Mednick; Salesman from Kansas City; Dollin’s Father; Jesse Dingo
Reprints:
Keywords:
gunfight

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Decadence Degenerated (Table of Contents)

comic story / 40 pages (report information)

Script:
Harvey Kurtzman
Pencils:
Harvey Kurtzman
Inks:
Harvey Kurtzman
Letters:
Harvey Kurtzman

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Leroy; Honey Lou Voomney; Sam; Si Mednick; Chief Beeferman; Dabney; Etaoin Shrdlu; Sugar Mae
Reprints:
Keywords:
lynch mob; small town

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

[“Naturally you’re confused! With all those labels floating around, who wouldn’t be dizzy?”] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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