(February 2006)

Slave Labor, 2005 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
2.95 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
SLG Publishing
Brand:
SLG
ISBN:
?
Barcode:
718290753543
Editing:
?
Color:
color cover; black & white interior
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched

Leap of Faith (Table of Contents)

Rex Libris / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
James Turner
Inks:
James Turner
Colors:
James Turner
Letters:
James Turner

Genre:
adventure; humor
Characters:
Rex Libris; Simonides
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Barry's Brain / text story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
James Turner
Pencils:
James Turner
Inks:
James Turner
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Publisher B. Barry Horst discusses the problems readers had with the first issue's commentary track and explains he doesn't have time to offer one with every issue.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

How to Read Advanced Visicomboics / text story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
James Turner
Pencils:
James Turner
Inks:
James Turner
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Explains how the Visicomboic reading experience enhances comic book reading.

Leap of Faith! (Table of Contents)

Rex Libris / comic story / 32 pages (report information)

Script:
James Turner
Pencils:
James Turner
Inks:
James Turner
Letters:
James Turner

Genre:
adventure; humor
Characters:
Rex Libris; Simonides; B. Barry Horst; Fizfizt; Fzzp; Bizzt; Grzazzt; Gztzz; Hypatia Krypskaya; Circe; Gaiseric
Synopsis:
From their starship above Benzine V, Rex and Simon descend planetside by simply leaping out of the ship. Barry interrupts to complain about the bad physics involved. Rex crashes upon an alien made of snow, unwittingly killing the alien snowmen's leader. Rex and Simon begin to clash with the snowmen while back on Earth, Circe and Hypatia discover beings have sprung to life from books in the collection - notably Gaiseric, King of the Vandals.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Benzine V; Middleton Public Library

The International Order of Librarians (Table of Contents)

Rex Libris / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
James Turner
Pencils:
James Turner
Inks:
James Turner
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Sir Edmund Hughes Raleigh continues his history of the International Order of Librarians, noting members such as Richard Bentley and Benjamin Franklin, plus how Rex Libris helped decipher the Rosetta Stone.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Rex Libris

Indexer Notes

Continued from previous issue.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
James Turner
Pencils:
James Turner
Inks:
James Turner
Colors:
James Turner
Letters:
James Turner

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Nil: A Land Beyond Belief.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Leap of Faith
    Rex Libris
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Barry's Brain
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    How to Read Advanced Visicomboics
  4. 3. Leap of Faith!
    Rex Libris
  5. 4. The International Order of Librarians
    Rex Libris
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Nil
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Frode Dreier
  • Michael Hoskin