(April 1992)

Fantagraphics, 1987 Series
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Volume:
8
Price:
16.95 USD
Pages:
152
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fantagraphics Books
Brand:
Fantagraphics Books
ISBN:
1-56097-076-6 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
978156097076751895
Editing:
Gary Groth; Robert Boyd (Editorial Coordination)
Color:
Black & White with some Color
Dimensions:
8.5" x 11" (21.59 cm x 27.94 cm)
Binding:
Softcover
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Second printing: July 1997 (18.95 USD; 25.95 CAD); ? printing: 2013 (19.99 USD)


["Ha ha ha... stoopid @*MW!! female... what a royal pain in the ass.. lemme outa here!"] (Table of Contents)

Fritz the Cat / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Pencils:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Inks:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)

Characters:
Fritz the Cat; Andrea Ostrich

The Complete Crumb volume 8- The Death of Fritz the Cat (Table of Contents)

credits / 8 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Robert Crumb
Inks:
Robert Crumb
Letters:
Robert Crumb

Synopsis:
The front cover flap includes an excerpt from the book introduction. A panel from "The Confessions of R. Crumb" story is included. Two blank pages; Title and publisher page; Indicia page with production and reprint credits; table of contents

["Hello young lovers, where ever you are..."] (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
?

Reprints:
  • Sixteen photos of Robert and Aline Kominsky from the early to mid-70s.

Introduction (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

The introduction is signed "Yoko Buncho, Sauve, France 1991." Followed by a blank page.

Stinko's New Car (Table of Contents)

Stinko the Clown / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb
Pencils:
Robert Crumb
Inks:
Robert Crumb
Letters:
Robert Crumb

Characters:
Stinko the Clown
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

Maryjane (Table of Contents)

Maryjane / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Pencils:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Inks:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Letters:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)

Characters:
Maryjane; Blaire
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

Backwater Blues (Table of Contents)

Angelfood McDevilsfood / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Pencils:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Inks:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Letters:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)

Characters:
Angelfood McDevilsfood; Snoid
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

Whiteman Meets Bigfoot (Table of Contents)

Whiteman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Pencils:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Inks:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Letters:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)

Characters:
Whiteman; Yetti [Bigfoot]; Louise; Al; Lt. Bremer; Dr. Greyface
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

Let's Be Realistic Comics (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Denis Kitchen; Bruce Walthers; Robert Crumb; Jim Mitchell; Jay Kinney; Jay Lynch; Don Glassford; Skip Williamson
Inks:
Denis Kitchen; Bruce Walthers; Robert Crumb; Jim Mitchell; Jay Kinney; Jay Lynch; Don Glassford; Skip Williamson
Letters:
?

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The second edition of The Complete Crumb volume 8 (July 1997 printing) only lists Jay Lynch, Jay Kinney, Bruce Walthers and Crumb as the artists for this jam.

Kumquat Jam (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Denis Kitchen; Don Glassford; Dale Kuipers; Jim Mitchell; Pete Poplaski; Wendel Pugh; Robert Crumb; Jay Lynch; Dave Dozier; Bruce Walthers; Dennis Brul
Pencils:
Denis Kitchen; Don Glassford; Dale Kuipers; Jim Mitchell; Pete Poplaski; Wendel Pugh; Robert Crumb; Jay Lynch; Dave Dozier; Bruce Walthers; Dennis Brul
Inks:
Denis Kitchen; Don Glassford; Dale Kuipers; Jim Mitchell; Pete Poplaski; Wendel Pugh; Robert Crumb; Jay Lynch; Dave Dozier; Bruce Walthers; Dennis Brul
Letters:
?

Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

Perdido, Part One (Table of Contents)

Projunior / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
S. Clay Wilson; Robert Crumb
Pencils:
S. Clay Wilson; Robert Crumb
Inks:
S. Clay Wilson; Robert Crumb
Letters:
S. Clay Wilson; Robert Crumb

Characters:
Projunior; Harmon; Tons-of-Fun Tess
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

Perdido, Part Two (Table of Contents)

Projunior / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
S. Clay Wilson; Robert Crumb
Pencils:
S. Clay Wilson; Robert Crumb
Inks:
S. Clay Wilson; Robert Crumb
Letters:
S. Clay Wilson; Robert Crumb

Characters:
Projunior; Lu Ann; Angie
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

Jumpin' Jack Flash! (Table of Contents)

Gary Arlington's Thrilling Murder Comics / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb
Pencils:
Robert Crumb
Inks:
Robert Crumb
Letters:
Robert Crumb

Characters:
Jack Flash; Geechee
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

[Nostalgic Books catalog cover] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Inks:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

From Summer/Fall 1971. The catalog cover comprises of a series of tiny drawings arranged in a rectangle surrounding the ad type. Some of the figures depicted include The Marx Brothers, Mickey Mouse, Carmen Miranda, Frankenstein, a "The Shadow" comic book, a box of shredded wheat, Howdy Doody, a copy of Collier's magazine, Betty Grable, Bela Lugosi as Dracula, Al Jolson, Milton Berle, a Hoover vacuum, a dirigible, a Flash Gordon book and a Superman comic book.

["The fact of the matter is, I know they're trying to get me because I bring you the TRUTH!"] (Table of Contents)

Robert Crumb / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Pencils:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Inks:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Letters:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)

Characters:
Robert Crumb
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

Eggs Escapes (Table of Contents)

Eggs Ackley / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb [as R. "Excuse Me For Living" Crumb] (signed)
Pencils:
Robert Crumb [as R. "Excuse Me For Living" Crumb] (signed)
Inks:
Robert Crumb [as R. "Excuse Me For Living" Crumb] (signed)
Letters:
Robert Crumb [as R. "Excuse Me For Living" Crumb] (signed)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Eggs Ackley; The Vulture Demonesses
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

A Gurl (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb
Pencils:
Robert Crumb
Inks:
Robert Crumb
Letters:
Robert Crumb

Characters:
The Gurl
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

Anal Antics (Table of Contents)

Snoid / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb [as R. "What-Does-It-All-Mean?' Crumb] (signed)
Pencils:
Robert Crumb [as R. "What-Does-It-All-Mean?' Crumb] (signed)
Inks:
Robert Crumb [as R. "What-Does-It-All-Mean?' Crumb] (signed)
Letters:
Robert Crumb [as R. "What-Does-It-All-Mean?' Crumb] (signed)

Characters:
Snoid
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

["He who shits on the road will meet flies on his return"] (Table of Contents)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb [as R. "Southpaw" Crumb] (signed)
Pencils:
Robert Crumb [as R. "Southpaw" Crumb] (signed)
Inks:
Robert Crumb [as R. "Southpaw" Crumb] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Robert Crumb [as R. "Southpaw" Crumb] (signed)

Characters:
Mr. Natural; Jesus
Reprints:
  • from Last Supplement to the Whole Earth Catalog, The (Stewart Brand, 1968 series) #1150 (March 1971)

["It's back to nature with..."] (Table of Contents)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Pencils:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Inks:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)

Characters:
The Snoid; Kilroy; Angel McFood; Maryjane
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

The Desperate Character Writhes Again! (Table of Contents)

The Desperate Character / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb
Pencils:
Robert Crumb
Inks:
Robert Crumb
Colors:
?
Letters:
Robert Crumb

Characters:
The Desperate Character
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

Little Guys Fight it Out With Big Women! (Table of Contents)

Eggs Ackley / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Inks:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Eggs Ackley; Sally Blubberbutt; Ruth Schwartz; The Vulture Demonesses
Reprints:

["Don't mean sheeit..."] (Table of Contents)

Mr. Natural / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb
Pencils:
Robert Crumb
Inks:
Robert Crumb
Colors:
?
Letters:
Robert Crumb

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mr. Natural; Flakey Foont; Big Baby
Reprints:

["Here they come!! It's your favorite comic characters, Mr. Natural and Flakey Foont"] (Table of Contents)

Mr. Natural / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb
Pencils:
Robert Crumb
Inks:
Robert Crumb
Colors:
?
Letters:
Robert Crumb

Characters:
Mr. Natural; Flakey Foont
Synopsis:
Three sided ready-for-cutout diagram of an automobile with Mr. Natural and Flakey Foont in it.
Reprints:

["I...I...guess I just don't...er...didn't have enough respect for women..."] (Table of Contents)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Pencils:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Inks:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Letters:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)

Reprints:

[A Comic for the Broad Masses!] (Table of Contents)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Robert Crumb
Inks:
Robert Crumb
Colors:
?
Letters:
Robert Crumb

Reprints:

And Now, A Word to You Feminist Women (Table of Contents)

Robert Crumb / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Pencils:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Inks:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Letters:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)

Characters:
Robert Crumb; Snoid
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

Sally Blubberbutt (Table of Contents)

Sally Blubberbutt / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb
Pencils:
Robert Crumb
Inks:
Robert Crumb
Letters:
Robert Crumb

Characters:
Sally Blubberbutt; Bum #1; Bum #2
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

Mr. Natural Does the Dishes (Table of Contents)

Mr. Natural / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb
Pencils:
Robert Crumb
Inks:
Robert Crumb
Letters:
Robert Crumb

Characters:
Mr. Natural
Reprints:

A Gurl in Hotpants (Table of Contents)

Mr. Natural and Flakey Foont / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Pencils:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Inks:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Letters:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mr. Natural; Flakey Foont
Reprints:

Sittin' Around the Kitchen Table (Table of Contents)

Mr. Natural and Flakey Foont / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Pencils:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Inks:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Letters:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)

Characters:
Mr. Natural; Flakey Foont
Reprints:

The Girlfriend (Table of Contents)

Mr. Natural / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb
Pencils:
Robert Crumb
Inks:
Robert Crumb
Letters:
Robert Crumb

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mr. Natural; Flakey Foont; Ruth Schwartz
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

["Have you seen 'um lately?"] (Table of Contents)

Mr. Natural / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Pencils:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Inks:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Letters:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)

Characters:
Mr. Natural; Asper Oggus
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

["I am the greatest!"] (Table of Contents)

Mr. Natural / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb
Pencils:
Robert Crumb
Inks:
Robert Crumb
Letters:
Robert Crumb

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Mr. Natural; Snoid
Synopsis:
Members of the Cult of Mr. Natural get into a street fight with members of The Cult of the Snoid.
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

On the Bum Again, part two (Table of Contents)

Mr. Natural / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Pencils:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Inks:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Letters:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mr. Natural; Salty-Dog Sam; Big Baby; The Guard
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

["Projunior, our welfare's been cut again!!!"] (Table of Contents)

Projunior / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb [as R. "Mr. Keep On Truckin'" Crumb] (signed)
Pencils:
Robert Crumb [as R. "Mr. Keep On Truckin'" Crumb] (signed)
Inks:
Robert Crumb [as R. "Mr. Keep On Truckin'" Crumb] (signed)
Letters:
Robert Crumb [as R. "Mr. Keep On Truckin'" Crumb] (signed)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Projunior; Honeybunch; The Boss; Sally
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

Hef's Pad (Table of Contents)

Joey Tissue as "Hef" / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jay Lynch; Skip Williamson; Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Pencils:
Jay Lynch; Skip Williamson; Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Inks:
Jay Lynch; Skip Williamson; Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Letters:
Jay Lynch; Skip Williamson; Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Mr. Natural; Hugh Hefner [Joey Tissue]; Snappy Sammy Smoot; Nard; Pat
Reprints:

Goes Surfin'! (Table of Contents)

Salty Dog Sam / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Pencils:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Inks:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Letters:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Salty Dog Sam; Surfer #1; Surfer #2; Girl #1; Girl #2
Synopsis:
Salty Dog Sam wants to go surfing. Another one of Crumb's questionable comics, to put it mildly.
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

[Zap #7 mini comix cover] (Table of Contents)

Robert Crumb / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Inks:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Letters:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)

Characters:
Robert Crumb; Bigfoot; Big Baby; Snoid
Reprints:
  • from Zap (Apex Novelties, ? series) #7

Indexer Notes

Cover to a mini comic. The price on the cover is seven cents. The drawing shows Crumb standing alongside two female Bigfeet. It is not Zap Comix #7.

[Nostalgia Press Book Service catalog cover] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Robert Crumb
Inks:
Robert Crumb
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

From Spring 1972. The catalog cover comprises of a series of tiny drawings arranged in a rectangle surrounding the ad type. Some of the icons depicted include Harpo and Groucho Marx, Popeye, Charlie Chan, a Planet Comics cover, Clark Gable, Donald Duck, a Weird Tales comics cover, Marilyn Monroe, a Lucky Strike cigarette pack, Humphrey Bogart, FDR and Myrna Loy.

The Confessions of R. Crumb (Table of Contents)

Robert Crumb / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb
Pencils:
Robert Crumb
Inks:
Robert Crumb
Letters:
Robert Crumb

Genre:
humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Robert Crumb; Gummo; Mommy #1; Mommy #2
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

The R. Crumb $uck$e$$ Story (Table of Contents)

Robert Crumb / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb
Pencils:
Robert Crumb
Inks:
Robert Crumb
Letters:
Robert Crumb

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Robert Crumb; Miss MacIntyre; Wu Chung-Hua
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

Fritz the Cat "Superstar" (Table of Contents)

Fritz the Cat / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Pencils:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Inks:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Letters:
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)

Characters:
Fritz the Cat; Abigail; Bruno Bear; Stevie; Ralphy; Johnny Giraffe; Andrea Ostrich
Synopsis:
The death of Fritz the Cat.
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Aline Kominsky Crumb
Pencils:
Aline Kominsky Crumb (painting)
Inks:
Aline Kominsky Crumb (painting)
Colors:
Aline Kominsky Crumb (painting)
Letters:
Typeset

Characters:
Robert Crumb
Synopsis:
Two blank pages; the back cover flap lists of all the Complete Crumb volumes to date. The page includes a panel from the "Whiteman Meets Bigfoot" story. The Back cover includes a 1987 painting of Crumb by Alice Kominsky Crumb. Also included is a small excerpt from Aline's intro.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Ha ha ha... stoopid @*MW!! female... what a royal pain in the ass.. lemme outa here!"]
    Fritz the Cat
  2. 1. The Complete Crumb volume 8- The Death of Fritz the Cat
  3. 2. ["Hello young lovers, where ever you are..."]
  4. 3. Introduction
  5. 4. Stinko's New Car
    Stinko the Clown
  6. 5. Maryjane
    Maryjane
  7. 6. Backwater Blues
    Angelfood McDevilsfood
  8. 7. Whiteman Meets Bigfoot
    Whiteman
  9. 8. Let's Be Realistic Comics
  10. 9. Kumquat Jam
  11. 10. Perdido, Part One
    Projunior
  12. 11. Perdido, Part Two
    Projunior
  13. 12. Jumpin' Jack Flash!
    Gary Arlington's Thrilling Murder Comics
  14. 13. [Nostalgic Books catalog cover]
  15. 14. ["The fact of the matter is, I know they're trying to get me because I bring you the TRUTH!"]
    Robert Crumb
  16. 15. Eggs Escapes
    Eggs Ackley
  17. 16. A Gurl
  18. 17. Anal Antics
    Snoid
  19. 18. ["He who shits on the road will meet flies on his return"]
  20. 19. ["It's back to nature with..."]
  21. 20. The Desperate Character Writhes Again!
    The Desperate Character
  22. 21. Little Guys Fight it Out With Big Women!
    Eggs Ackley
  23. 22. ["Don't mean sheeit..."]
    Mr. Natural
  24. 23. ["Here they come!! It's your favorite comic characters, Mr. Natural and Flakey Foont"]
    Mr. Natural
  25. 24. ["I...I...guess I just don't...er...didn't have enough respect for women..."]
  26. 25. [A Comic for the Broad Masses!]
  27. 26. And Now, A Word to You Feminist Women
    Robert Crumb
  28. 27. Sally Blubberbutt
    Sally Blubberbutt
  29. 28. Mr. Natural Does the Dishes
    Mr. Natural
  30. 29. A Gurl in Hotpants
    Mr. Natural and Flakey Foont
  31. 30. Sittin' Around the Kitchen Table
    Mr. Natural and Flakey Foont
  32. 31. The Girlfriend
    Mr. Natural
  33. 32. ["Have you seen 'um lately?"]
    Mr. Natural
  34. 33. ["I am the greatest!"]
    Mr. Natural
  35. 34. On the Bum Again, part two
    Mr. Natural
  36. 35. ["Projunior, our welfare's been cut again!!!"]
    Projunior
  37. 36. Hef's Pad
    Joey Tissue as "Hef"
  38. 37. Goes Surfin'!
    Salty Dog Sam
  39. 38. [Zap #7 mini comix cover]
    Robert Crumb
  40. 39. [Nostalgia Press Book Service catalog cover]
  41. 40. The Confessions of R. Crumb
    Robert Crumb
  42. 41. The R. Crumb $uck$e$$ Story
    Robert Crumb
  43. 42. Fritz the Cat "Superstar"
    Fritz the Cat
  44. 43. [no title indexed]
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