The Avengers #187 [Direct Edition]
(September 1979)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.40 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
?
Barcode:
0714860245809
Editing:
Jim Salicrup (Assistant Editor); Roger Stern (Editor); Jim Shooter (Editor-in-Chief)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U.S.; later Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched (Squarebound #200)
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of The Avengers (Marvel, 1963 series) #187 [Newsstand Edition].

Direct Edition for this issue was actually printed with a bardcode that was slashed out from the printer/publisher. Direct Edition is also distinguishable by the diamond price box on the upper left of the cover.


The Witch On Wundagore Mountain! (Table of Contents)

The Avengers / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Byrne (signed)
Inks:
Terry Austin (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
the Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; "Dark" Scarlet Witch; the Falcon; Ms. Marvel [Carol Danvers]; Quicksilver; the Wasp; Wonder Man]
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The Call of the Mountain Thing! (Table of Contents)

The Avengers / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Mark Gruenwald (plot); Steven Grant (plot); David Michelinie (plot, script)
Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
Dan Green
Colors:
George Roussos
Letters:
Jim Novak
Job Number:
LG487

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Agatha Harkness (flashback); the Avengers [the Beast; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; the Falcon; Ms. Marvel [Carol Danvers]; Quicksilver (origin, more details); the Scarlet Witch (origin, more details); the Wasp; Wonder Man]; Bova; Cagliostro (flashback); Chthon; her sister Mother Earth (flashback); Django Maximoff (D); Gregor Russoff (flashback); the High Evolutionary (flashback); his New Men (flashback); Magda (flashback); Magnus (flashback); Modred the Mystic; Morgan Le Fey (flashback); St. Brendan (flashback); Taboo (flashback)
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Avengers Assemble! (Table of Contents)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bruce McCokindale (is it Bruce McCorkindale?); Cat Yronwode [letter writers]; ? (replies)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters on the "Busiek controversy".

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Witch On Wundagore Mountain!
    The Avengers
  2. 1. The Call of the Mountain Thing!
    The Avengers
  3. 2. Avengers Assemble!
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