(December 2005)

Fantagraphics, 2005 Series
 
Price:
22.95 USD
Pages:
260
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fantagraphics Books
Brand:
Fantagraphics Books
ISBN:
1-56097-769-8; 978-1-56097-769-8 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
978156097699852295
Editing:
Gary Groth
Color:
Black & White
Dimensions:
11" x 7.5" (27.94 cm x 19.05 cm)
Binding:
Softcover
Publishing Format:
One-Shot

Luba: The Book of Ofelia (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Colors:
?

Characters:
Luba; Sergio; Doralis; Pipo; Ofelia; Guadalupe; Fritz

Luba: The Book of Ofelia (Table of Contents)

credits / 9 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Luba; Khamo; Ofelia; Venus; Maricela; Guadalupe; Doralis; Casimira; Joselito; Socorro; Conchita; Pipo; Sergio; Gato; Marie; Petra; Enrique; Fritz; Jimmy
Synopsis:
two blank pages; Title and publisher pages; Indicia page with production, reprint and copyright credits; Table of Contents; four full pages of drawings of the book's characters

The Book of Ofelia (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez

Characters:
Luba; Ofelia

Luba's Family and Supporting Cast (Table of Contents)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Characters:
Ofelia; Guadalupe; Gato; Jimmy; Maricela; Doralis; Khamo; Socorro; Casimira; Joselito; Conchita; Pipo; Petra; Fritz; Sergio; Venus; Marie; Igor; Fortunato
Reprints:
  • from ?

Remember Me (Table of Contents)

Luba / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Luba; Casimira; Ofelia; Khamo; Joselito; Conchita; Socorro
Reprints:
Keywords:
soap opera

Luba and the Little Ones (Table of Contents)

Luba / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Joselito; Luba; Casimira; Socorro; Conchita
Reprints:
Keywords:
soap opera

["Socorro... <Socorro, come here!>"] (Table of Contents)

Luba / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Socorro; Ofelia; Luba; Casimira; Conchita; Joselito; Khamo
Reprints:
Keywords:
soap opera

The Book of Ofelia (Table of Contents)

Luba / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Luba; Ofelia; Venus; Casimira; Socorro; Joselito; Conchita; Khamo; Ooli [Rico]
Reprints:
Keywords:
soap opera

The Book of Ofelia 2 (Table of Contents)

Luba / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Luba; Khamo; Conchita; Socorro; Joselito; Venus; Casimira; Ofelia; Ooli [Rico]
Reprints:
Keywords:
soap opera

Spot Marks the Ex (Table of Contents)

Luba / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Gato; Pipo; Guadalupe; Igor Valdez; Sergio; Steve Stranski; Boots
Reprints:
Keywords:
soap opera

El Show Super Duper Sensacional Fantastico Doralis (Table of Contents)

Luba / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Doralis; Luba; Socorro
Reprints:
Keywords:
soap opera

Snail Trail (Table of Contents)

Luba / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Khamo; Luba; Ofelia; Socorro; Casimira; Joselito; Conchita; Hector Rivera; Jason Sterling; Lavalda
Reprints:

Bromear (Table of Contents)

Luba / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Fritz; Sergio; Venus; Socorro
Reprints:

Meeting Cute, Fucking Cuter (Table of Contents)

Luba / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Joselito; Socorro; Fritz; Blackie Okamoto; Hector Rivera; Jason Sterling; Petra; Venus; Enrique; Fortunato; Willie; Jerome; Sergio
Reprints:
Keywords:
soap opera

Buen Viaje, Socorro (Table of Contents)

Luba / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Fritz; Socorro; Sergio; Gato; Guadalupe; Venus; Khamo; Luba
Reprints:

["Luba, if your husband can be gone for days at a time, you can come out with us"] (Table of Contents)

Luba / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Pipo; Luba; Fritz; Boots; Sergio; Fortunato; Khamo
Reprints:
Keywords:
soap opera

The Fortunato Files (Table of Contents)

Luba / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Boots; Pipo; Fritz; Fortunato; Galgo; Zanto; Diego; Petra; Luba; Enrique
Reprints:
Keywords:
adult; soap opera

The Goddess and the Goof (Table of Contents)

Luba / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Hector Rivera; Petra; Marie; Venus; Fritz; Pipo
Reprints:
Keywords:
soap opera

El Baile (Table of Contents)

Luba / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Characters:
Fritz; Guadalupe
Reprints:

The Glamorous Life (Table of Contents)

Luba / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Venus; Doralis; Luba
Reprints:
Keywords:
soap opera

Boots Takes the Case (Table of Contents)

Luba / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Pipo; Sergio; Boots; Fritz; Guadalupe; Igor Valdez; Gato; Jimmy; Luba
Reprints:
Keywords:
soap opera

And So... (Table of Contents)

Luba / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Gato
Reprints:
Keywords:
soap opera

Kisses for Pipo (Table of Contents)

Luba / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Pipo; Boots; Sergio; Fritz; Doralis; Guadalupe; Gato; Jimmy; Igor Valdez; Fortunato; Luba
Reprints:
Keywords:
soap opera

In Bed With Pipo (Table of Contents)

Luba / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Pipo; Fritz; Janus; Sergio; Father; Doctor Emil; Fortunato; Cop; Doralis; Luba; Igor Valdez; Enrique
Reprints:
Keywords:
soap opera

["That must have hurt like a son of a bitch."] (Table of Contents)

Luba / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Khamo; Luba; Socorro; Casimira; Luba; Ofelia; Conchita; Joselito
Reprints:
Keywords:
soap opera

Uno Dos Tres (Table of Contents)

Luba / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Fritz; Pipo
Reprints:

[“Go Venus Go”] (Table of Contents)

The New Aventures of Venus / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
children
Characters:
Venus; Petra; Yoshio; Miguel Mendoza; Glinda Gonzalez; Tomoko Ito; Sergio Jimenez; Venus; Coach; Ref
Reprints:

The Beloved and the Damned (Table of Contents)

Luba / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Steve Stranski; Guadalupe; Igor Valdez; Sean Ogata; Scott; Fritz; Petra; Junior Brooks; Tyrone Bone; Jaxon; Guadalupe; Pipo; Enrique
Reprints:
Keywords:
soap opera

Luba's Science Lesson (Table of Contents)

Luba / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Luba; Khamo; Señor Salazar
Reprints:
Keywords:
soap opera

And Justice for Some (Table of Contents)

Hector / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Petra; Hector; Fritz; Venus; Judge; Blackie; Hector's Ex-Girlfriend
Reprints:
Keywords:
soap opera

The Tao of Doralis (Table of Contents)

Luba / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Doralis; Pipo; Boots; Guadalupe; Fritz; Sergio; Gato; Fortunato
Reprints:
Keywords:
soap opera

Indexer Notes

signed and dated "Beto '03"

[“Who..?! What..?!”] (Table of Contents)

Hector / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Hector; Petra; Venus; Luba
Reprints:
Keywords:
soap opera

Khamo (Table of Contents)

Luba / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Khamo; Luba; Fortunato
Reprints:
Keywords:
soap opera

[“Uh, well, we were in the neighborhood, Blackie, and uh, your light was on...”] (Table of Contents)

Hector / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Hector; Luba; Blackie; Fortunato
Reprints:
Keywords:
soap opera

Fortunato (Table of Contents)

Luba / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Fortunato; Luba; Fritz
Reprints:
Keywords:
soap opera

[“Who do you call to report a missing car?”] (Table of Contents)

Hector / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Luba; Hector; Khamo; Fritz; Guadalupe; Fortunato
Reprints:
Keywords:
soap opera

Lovers and Hector (Table of Contents)

Luba / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Hector; Petra; Blackie; Fritz; Jason; Luba; Khamo; Fritz; Venus
Reprints:
Keywords:
soap opera

Sergio Rocks (Table of Contents)

Luba / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Sergio; Guadalupe; Gato; Doctor; Pipo; Fortunato; Fritz
Reprints:
Keywords:
soap opera

Guadalupe (Table of Contents)

Luba / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Guadalupe; Doralis
Reprints:
Keywords:
soap opera

Indexer Notes

signed and dated "Beto '03"

Luba Again (Table of Contents)

Luba / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Ofelia; Luba; Boots; Enrique; Sergio; Fortunato; Khamo
Reprints:
Keywords:
soap opera

Click! (Table of Contents)

Luba / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Fritz; Socorro; Joselito; Casimira; Guadalupe; Gato; Pipo; Sergio; Enrique; Venus; Petra; Maricela; Doralis; Ofelia; Khamo; Luba
Reprints:
Keywords:
soap opera

Indexer Notes

signed and dated "Beto '03"

La Luba (Table of Contents)

Luba / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Ofelia; Doralis; Luba; Socorro
Reprints:
Keywords:
soap opera

Burning for You (Table of Contents)

Luba / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Khamo; Maricela; Maricela's Companion
Reprints:
Keywords:
soap opera

Pipo's Burden (Table of Contents)

Luba / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Pipo; Fritz
Reprints:
Keywords:
soap opera

Of Two Minds (Table of Contents)

Luba / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Venus; Petra; Fritz; Hector
Reprints:
Keywords:
soap opera

But the Little Girls Understand (Table of Contents)

Luba / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Luba; Fortunato; Guadalupe; Gato; Jimmy; Maricela; Ofelia; Doralis; Khamo
Reprints:
Keywords:
soap opera

["Fortunato"] (Table of Contents)

Luba / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Khamo; Luba
Reprints:

Fritz and Pipo, Sittin' in a Tree... (Table of Contents)

Luba / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Fritz; Pipo; Sergio; Petra; Igor; Enrique; Guadalupe
Reprints:
Keywords:
soap opera

God Willing (Table of Contents)

Luba / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Venus; Hector; Petra; Ofelia
Reprints:
Keywords:
soap opera

[Luba #9 back cover] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez

Characters:
Ofelia
Reprints:

[“Sniff.”] (Table of Contents)

Luba / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Venus; Luba; Ofelia; Pipo; Boots; Fritz [Rosalba Martinez]; Sergio; Gato; Petra; Hector; Marie; Fortunato; Khamo; Casimira; Joselito; Conchita; Boots; Doralis; Guadalupe; Maricela; Jimmy; Igor Valdez; Socorro; Khamo; Enrique; Ooli [Rico]
Reprints:
Keywords:
soap opera

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez

Characters:
Tonantzin; Gato; Toco
Reprints:
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

signed and dated "Beto '01"

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Ofelia; Casimira; Joselito; Conchita; Socorro; Luba
Synopsis:
two blank pages; promo for other Gilbert Hernandez books; back cover promo
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Luba: The Book of Ofelia
  2. 1. Luba: The Book of Ofelia
  3. 2. The Book of Ofelia
  4. 3. Luba's Family and Supporting Cast
  5. 4. Remember Me
    Luba
  6. 5. Luba and the Little Ones
    Luba
  7. 6. ["Socorro... <Socorro, come here!>"]
    Luba
  8. 7. The Book of Ofelia
    Luba
  9. 8. The Book of Ofelia 2
    Luba
  10. 9. Spot Marks the Ex
    Luba
  11. 10. El Show Super Duper Sensacional Fantastico Doralis
    Luba
  12. 11. Snail Trail
    Luba
  13. 12. Bromear
    Luba
  14. 13. Meeting Cute, Fucking Cuter
    Luba
  15. 14. Buen Viaje, Socorro
    Luba
  16. 15. ["Luba, if your husband can be gone for days at a time, you can come out with us"]
    Luba
  17. 16. The Fortunato Files
    Luba
  18. 17. The Goddess and the Goof
    Luba
  19. 18. El Baile
    Luba
  20. 19. The Glamorous Life
    Luba
  21. 20. Boots Takes the Case
    Luba
  22. 21. And So...
    Luba
  23. 22. Kisses for Pipo
    Luba
  24. 23. In Bed With Pipo
    Luba
  25. 24. ["That must have hurt like a son of a bitch."]
    Luba
  26. 25. Uno Dos Tres
    Luba
  27. 26. [“Go Venus Go”]
    The New Aventures of Venus
  28. 27. The Beloved and the Damned
    Luba
  29. 28. Luba's Science Lesson
    Luba
  30. 29. And Justice for Some
    Hector
  31. 30. The Tao of Doralis
    Luba
  32. 31. [“Who..?! What..?!”]
    Hector
  33. 32. Khamo
    Luba
  34. 33. [“Uh, well, we were in the neighborhood, Blackie, and uh, your light was on...”]
    Hector
  35. 34. Fortunato
    Luba
  36. 35. [“Who do you call to report a missing car?”]
    Hector
  37. 36. Lovers and Hector
    Luba
  38. 37. Sergio Rocks
    Luba
  39. 38. Guadalupe
    Luba
  40. 39. Luba Again
    Luba
  41. 40. Click!
    Luba
  42. 41. La Luba
    Luba
  43. 42. Burning for You
    Luba
  44. 43. Pipo's Burden
    Luba
  45. 44. Of Two Minds
    Luba
  46. 45. But the Little Girls Understand
    Luba
  47. 46. ["Fortunato"]
    Luba
  48. 47. Fritz and Pipo, Sittin' in a Tree...
    Luba
  49. 48. God Willing
    Luba
  50. 49. [Luba #9 back cover]
  51. 50. [“Sniff.”]
    Luba
  52. 51. [no title indexed]
  53. 52. [no title indexed]
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