([July 1957])

Gilberton, 1947 Series
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Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Gilberton Company, Inc.
Brand:
Classics Illustrated
Editing:
?
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

New painted cover. Reprinted in HRN 150 and 165 and dated issues 10/63, 7/64 and 5/66 and 1968 with a $0.25 cover price.


The Iliad (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Alex Blum (painted)
Inks:
Alex Blum (painted)
Colors:
Alex Blum (painted)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
historical

Who Am I? (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Left-hand column is subscription information for The World Around Us series. Right is a puzzle with clues for the reader to guess the famous person being described.

The Iliad (Table of Contents)

comic story / 44 pages (report information)

Script:
Homer (original story); ? (adaptation)
Pencils:
Alex A. Blum
Inks:
Alex A. Blum
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical
Characters:
King Agamemnon; Achilles; Zeus; Hector; Apollo; Paris; Helen of Troy; Tyndareus; Menelaus; Chryseis; Calchas the Prophet; Athene; Briseis; Patroclus; Thetis; Hera; Nestor; Diomed; Pandarus; Aeneas; Aphrodite; Ares; Ajax; Teucer; Phoenix; Ulysses; Dolon; Iris; Poseidon; Priam; Queen Hecuba
Synopsis:
The story of the Greek / Trojan war.
Reprints:

Homer (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Colors:
? (illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Homer
Synopsis:
Biography of Homer.
Reprints:

Samuel Pierpont Langley (Table of Contents)

Pioneers of Science / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Colors:
? (illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Samuel Pierpont Langley
Synopsis:
Biography of the astronomer and physicist Samuel Pierpont Langley.

La Gioconda (Table of Contents)

Famous Operas / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Colors:
? (illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Reprints:

"Deacon", a St. Bernard (Table of Contents)

Dog Heroes / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Colors:
? (illustration)
Letters:
typeset

[Build your own Library] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Ad for a binder to hold Classics Illustrated issues.

Inside back cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Listing of other Classics Illustrated issues available. Highest Reorder Number is for #150.

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Iliad
  2. 1. Who Am I?
  3. 2. The Iliad
  4. 3. Homer
  5. 4. Samuel Pierpont Langley
    Pioneers of Science
  6. 5. La Gioconda
    Famous Operas
  7. 6. "Deacon", a St. Bernard
    Dog Heroes
  8. 7. [Build your own Library]
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Bob Hughes