(August 2008)

DC, 2008 Series
Volume:
2
Price:
2.99 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics
Brand:
Vertigo
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Jonathan Vankin; Mark Doyle
Color:
Color cover; Black and White interior
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Limited Series

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

American Splendor / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Darwyn Cooke
Inks:
Darwyn Cooke
Colors:
Darwyn Cooke

Reprints:

How Much Pain Is Too Much (Table of Contents)

American Splendor / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Harvey Pekar
Pencils:
Rick Geary
Inks:
Rick Geary
Letters:
Rick Geary

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Harvey Pekar
Synopsis:
Harvey's broken his elbow falling over.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

I've Done A Lot Of Stuff In My Life I'm Not Proud Of, But At Least (Table of Contents)

American Splendor / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Harvey Pekar
Pencils:
John Cebollero
Inks:
John Cebollero
Letters:
Pat Brosseau

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Harvey Pekar; George Bush Jr
Synopsis:
Some things Harvey's not done.
Reprints:

Coventry (Table of Contents)

American Splendor / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Harvey Pekar
Pencils:
Warren Pleece
Inks:
Warren Pleece
Letters:
Pat Brosseau

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Harvey Pekar; Librarian
Synopsis:
Harvey trades some commentary for some copies.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Moby Dick (Table of Contents)

American Splendor / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Harvey Pekar
Pencils:
Sean Murphy
Inks:
Sean Murphy
Letters:
Sean Murphy

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Harvey Pekar; Joyce Brabner
Synopsis:
A woman is thakful to Harvey for recommending she read Moby Dick.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

The Demythification Of Idea-Generated Marketing Articles (Table of Contents)

American Splendor / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Harvey Pekar
Pencils:
Chris Samnee
Inks:
Chris Samnee
Letters:
Pat Brosseau

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Harvey Pekar; Carole Wallencheck
Synopsis:
Harvey reads a review of his work in an unusual article.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Bop Philosophy (Table of Contents)

American Splendor / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Harvey Pekar
Pencils:
Dean Haspiel
Inks:
Den Haspiel
Letters:
Pat Brosseau

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Harvey Pekar; Tony Lavorgna; Sarah
Synopsis:
Harvey takes a friend to task about his sax playing.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Global Warming (Table of Contents)

American Splendor / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Harvey Pekar
Pencils:
Josh Neufeld
Inks:
Josh Neufeld
Letters:
Pat Brosseau

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Harvey Pekar
Synopsis:
Harvey frets about the future.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Cousin Walter, The Scientist (Table of Contents)

American Splendor / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Harvey Pekar
Pencils:
Darwyn Cooke
Inks:
Darwyn Cooke
Letters:
Darwyn Cooke

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Harvey Pekar; Angie; Walter
Synopsis:
Harvey finds out more about Walter's reputation.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    American Splendor
  2. 1. How Much Pain Is Too Much
    American Splendor
  3. 2. I've Done A Lot Of Stuff In My Life I'm Not Proud Of, But At Least
    American Splendor
  4. 3. Coventry
    American Splendor
  5. 4. Moby Dick
    American Splendor
  6. 5. The Demythification Of Idea-Generated Marketing Articles
    American Splendor
  7. 6. Bop Philosophy
    American Splendor
  8. 7. Global Warming
    American Splendor
  9. 8. Cousin Walter, The Scientist
    American Splendor
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