([1985])

Escape Publishing, 1983 Series
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Oscar Zarate
Inks:
Oscar Zarate
Colors:
Oscar Zarate

Indexer Notes

The cover is wraparound.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

credits / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Paul Gravett
Pencils:
Tim Budden; Charles Burns; Alan Davis; Hunt Emerson; Albert Uderzo
Inks:
Tim Budden; Charles Burns; Alan Davis; Hunt Emerson; Albert Uderzo
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Credits page with illustrations from the topics listed.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

NME / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Chris Long
Inks:
Chris Long
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Although an ad, it features commissioned art in keeping with the magazine.

Dinner at The Huntleys (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Trevs Phoenix
Pencils:
Trevs Phoenix
Inks:
Trevs Phoenix
Letters:
Trevs Phoenix

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Glen; Diane; Roger; Martina; Henry
Synopsis:
Henry turns up with his new date.

Popular Graphics (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul Gravett
Pencils:
Carl Barks; H. M. Bateman; Steve Bell; Andy Dog; Chester Gould; Frank Hampson; Winsor McCay; Gary Panter; Mac Raboy; Dudley D. Watkins
Inks:
Carl Barks; H. M. Bateman; Steve Bell; Andy Dog; Chester Gould; Frank Hampson; Winsor McCay; Gary Panter; Mac Raboy; Dudley D. Watkins
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Review of comics-related culture with illustrations from the titles mentioned.

Calico County (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
John Bagnall
Pencils:
John Bagnall
Inks:
John Bagnall
Letters:
John Bagnall

Characters:
Joe; Miss Burns; Abe; Minister Bobby; Big Dale; Betty
Synopsis:
Joe thinks there are evil spirits in the old Willis house.

Book Revue (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
John Bagnall; Paul Bignell; Julie Hollings; Rhiannon Jones; Alan Moore
Pencils:
Lynda Barry; Fernando Fernandez; Jim Holdaway; Jerry Moriarty
Inks:
Lynda Barry; Fernando Fernandez; Jim Holdaway; Jerry Moriarty
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Books review with illustrations from them.

The Toxteth Madonna (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Moy McCrory; Bob Moulder
Pencils:
Bob Moulder
Inks:
Bob Moulder
Letters:
Bob Moulder

Characters:
Mrs Daly; Mrs Hanrahan; Mr Hanrahan; Mr Daly; Mrs O'Reilly; Father Gaughan; Father Morgan; Housekeeper; Bridget
Synopsis:
A vision in Toxteth causes consternation among the population and divides the church.

Indexer Notes

Adapted from Moy McCrory's short story 'The Vision'.

Click (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Milo Manara
Pencils:
Milo Manara
Inks:
Milo Manara
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
one page ad featuring six panels from Manara's Click.

Charles Burns (Table of Contents)

Snacks With The Stars / text article / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul Gravett; Charles Burns
Pencils:
Charles Burns
Inks:
Charles Burns
Letters:
Charles Burns; Typeset

Synopsis:
Interview with Charles Burns accompanied by samples of his work.

Dirk The Gerbil (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Chester Brown
Pencils:
Chester Brown
Inks:
Chester Brown
Letters:
Chester Brown

Characters:
Dirk; Angel; God
Synopsis:
The death of Dirk.
Reprints:

Badger Tales (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Tim Budden
Pencils:
Tim Budden
Inks:
Tim Budden
Letters:
Tim Budden

Synopsis:
Badger art.

["There are too many complications."] (Table of Contents)

A Tale from Gimbley / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Phil Elliott
Pencils:
Phil Elliott
Inks:
Phil Elliott
Letters:
Phil Elliott

Characters:
David Gimbley; Injured Man
Synopsis:
Gimbley's dreams are haunted.

Other People (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Chris Long
Pencils:
Chris Long
Inks:
Chris Long
Letters:
Chris Long

Synopsis:
Bill has a blackout.

A Strange Case Of Solar Perplexus (Table of Contents)

Captain Oblivion / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Glenn Dakin
Pencils:
Glenn Dakin
Inks:
Glenn Dakin
Letters:
Glenn Dakin

Characters:
Abraham Rat (Captain Oblivion); Rodney Really; Rodney's girlfriend; Scientists; Neptune
Synopsis:
Abe is feeling strangely out of sorts.
Reprints:
  • In Abe: Wrong For All The Right Reasons (Top Shelf, 2001 series) #[nn] (2001)

Brian Bolland's Hip Parade (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul Gravett; Brian Bolland
Pencils:
Jesus Blasco; Alberto Breccia; Alan Davis; Sydney Jordan; Jack Kirby; Alex Toth; David Wright
Inks:
Jesus Blasco; Alberto Breccia; Alan Davis; Sydney Jordan; Jack Kirby; Alex Toth; David Wright
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Brian Bolland's favourite comics work and illustrations from them.

Cover Girl (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Carel Moiseiwitsch
Pencils:
Carel Moiseiwitsch
Inks:
Carel Moiseiwitsch
Letters:
Carel Moiseiwitsch

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Tracey; Sharon; Tracey's father; Tracey's mother
Synopsis:
A modelling career.

Fast Fiction Facts (Table of Contents)

text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Paul Gravett
Pencils:
Peter McGeough; David Hine
Inks:
Peter McGeough; David Hine
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Small press reivews with sample panels.

["What is the sound of one bottle bouncing?"] (Table of Contents)

Calculus Cat / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Hunt Emerson; Pokketz
Pencils:
Hunt Emerson
Inks:
Hunt Emerson
Letters:
Hunt Emerson

Genre:
humour
Characters:
Calculus Cat
Synopsis:
The strange attraction of telly.

Comics USA (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Eddie Campbell; Trevs Phoenix
Pencils:
Milton Caniff; Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Milton Caniff; Howard Chaykin
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
American comic reviews with accompanying illustrations.

Brand New B.D. (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Paul Gravett
Pencils:
Francois Bourgeon; Anna Brandoli; Moebius; Hugo Pratt; Schuiten; Sergio Stainio; Jaques Tardi
Inks:
Francois Bourgeon; Anna Brandoli; Moebius; Hugo Pratt; Schuiten; Sergio Stainio; Jaques Tardi
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Comics news from France and Italy.

Alex & Ali (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Phil Laskey
Pencils:
Phil Laskey
Inks:
Phil Laskey
Letters:
Phil Laskey

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Alex; Ali; Rosie
Synopsis:
A catch-up chat.

King Of Rock'n'Roll (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Shaky Kane
Pencils:
Shaky Kane
Inks:
Shaky Kane
Letters:
Shaky Kane

Characters:
Elvis
Synopsis:
Elvis is asked why he looks tired.

The Kennedy Report (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jay Kennedy
Pencils:
Robert Crumb; Matt Feazell; Steve Willis
Inks:
Robert Crumb; Matt Feazell; Steve Willis
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
US small press round-up with illustrations from some of the publications mentioned.

Meal Time (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Rian Hughes
Pencils:
Rian Hughes
Inks:
Rian Hughes
Letters:
Rian Hughes

Genre:
humour
Synopsis:
Where is everybody?

D.I.Y.B.D. (Table of Contents)

text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Paul Gravett; Phil Elliott
Pencils:
Phil Elliott
Inks:
Phil Elliott
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
How to negotiate with your printer.

The Last Eskimo (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Pinsent
Pencils:
Ed Pinsent
Inks:
Ed Pinsent
Letters:
Ed Pinsent

Characters:
Last Eskimo; Dead Uncle; The Moon
Synopsis:
The life of the last eskimo.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Norm / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Rian Hughes
Pencils:
Rian Hughes
Inks:
Rian Hughes
Letters:
Rian Hughes

Genre:
humour
Characters:
Norm
Synopsis:
Norm completes his thesis

["Every day that batty old hermit..."] (Table of Contents)

Temptation / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Glenn Dakin
Pencils:
Glenn Dakin
Inks:
Glenn Dakin
Letters:
Glenn Dakin

Genre:
humour
Characters:
Devil; Ad Executive; Double-Glazing Salesman; Computer Expert
Synopsis:
The devil is frightened off.
Reprints:
  • In Temptation (Penguin Books, 1991 series) #[nn] (1991)

Escape Artists (Table of Contents)

text article / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Chester Brown; Tim Budden; Julie Hollings; Oscar Zarate
Inks:
Chester Brown; Tim Budden; Julie Hollings; Oscar Zarate
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Contributor biographies with some self-portraits.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Beryl The Bitch / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script:
Julie Hollings
Pencils:
Julie Hollings
Inks:
Julie Hollings
Letters:
Julie Hollings

Genre:
humour
Characters:
Beryl
Synopsis:
What to fancy?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Alec / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script:
Eddie Campbell
Pencils:
Eddie Campbell
Inks:
Eddie Campbell
Letters:
Eddie Campbell

Synopsis:
How one should be torn apart.

Larry The Leper (Table of Contents)

comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script:
Philip Page
Pencils:
Philip Page
Inks:
Philip Page
Letters:
Philip Page

Genre:
humour
Characters:
Larry The Leper
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Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    NME
  4. 3. Dinner at The Huntleys
  5. 4. Popular Graphics
  6. 5. Calico County
  7. 6. Book Revue
  8. 7. The Toxteth Madonna
  9. 8. Click
  10. 9. Charles Burns
    Snacks With The Stars
  11. 10. Dirk The Gerbil
  12. 11. Badger Tales
  13. 12. ["There are too many complications."]
    A Tale from Gimbley
  14. 13. Other People
  15. 14. A Strange Case Of Solar Perplexus
    Captain Oblivion
  16. 15. Brian Bolland's Hip Parade
  17. 16. Cover Girl
  18. 17. Fast Fiction Facts
  19. 18. ["What is the sound of one bottle bouncing?"]
    Calculus Cat
  20. 19. Comics USA
  21. 20. Brand New B.D.
  22. 21. Alex & Ali
  23. 22. King Of Rock'n'Roll
  24. 23. The Kennedy Report
  25. 24. Meal Time
  26. 25. D.I.Y.B.D.
  27. 26. The Last Eskimo
  28. 27. [no title indexed]
    Norm
  29. 28. ["Every day that batty old hermit..."]
    Temptation
  30. 29. Escape Artists
  31. 30. [no title indexed]
    Beryl The Bitch
  32. 31. [no title indexed]
    Alec
  33. 32. Larry The Leper
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