(June 1996)

Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
15.95 USD
Pages
156
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Pomegranate Press, Ltd.
ISBN
0-938817-39-6 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9780938817390
Editing
Kathryn Leigh Scott; Jim Pierson (Associate Editor)
Color
black and white
Binding
trade paperback
Publishing Format
collected edition

Issue Notes

Dark Shadows Copyright © Dan Curtis Productions, Inc.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Dark Shadows / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ken Bald
Inks
Ken Bald
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Barnabas Collins

Foreword (Table of Contents: 1)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ken Bald
Letters
typeset

Introduction (Table of Contents: 2)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Howell
Pencils
Ken Bald (illustrations); ? (photographs)
Inks
Ken Bald (illustrations); ? (photographs)
Colors
? (photographs)
Letters
typeset

Promoting the Dark Shadows Comic Strip (Table of Contents: 3)

text article / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ken Bald (illustrations)
Inks
Ken Bald (illustrations)
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
original press matierials used to announce the debut of the Dark Shadows comic strip

[Lucas Penrose Bell] (Table of Contents: 4)

Dark Shadows / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script
?; Elliot Caplin (script supervisor)
Pencils
Ken Bald (signed) [as K. Bruce]
Inks
Ken Bald (signed) [as K. Bruce]
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Barnabas Collins; Lucas Penrose Bell; Elizabeth Collins Stoddard; Carolyn Stoddard; Alice Rigby; Eban Collins; Mathilda Penrose Bell
Synopsis
The immortal Lucas Penrose Bell, son of a witch condemned to death by Eban Collins in the seventeenth century, comes to Collunwood in the present day to take his revenge on the family.
Reprints
  • from Dark Shadows daily and Sunday strips (Newspaper Enterprise Association) 1971.03.14 - 1971.05.16
Keywords
vampires

[Isis and Osiris] (Table of Contents: 5)

Dark Shadows / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
?; Elliot Caplin (script supervisor)
Pencils
Ken Bald (signed) [as K. Bruce]
Inks
Ken Bald (signed) [as K. Bruce]
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Barnabas Collins; Dr. Samar [Isis]; Professor Tesra [Set]; Elizabeth Collins Stoddard; Carolyn Stoddard; Dr. Reckford
Synopsis
The Egyptian goddess Isis, in the form of Dr. Samar, learns that her husband Osiris has been reincarnated as Barnabas Collins. She travels to Collinwood to win him back.
Reprints
  • from Dark Shadows daily and Sunday strips (Newspaper Enterprise Association) 1971.05.17 - 1971.07.11
Keywords
Egypt; reincarnation; vampires

[Werewolf] (Table of Contents: 6)

Dark Shadows / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
?; Elliot Caplin (script supervisor)
Pencils
Ken Bald (signed) [as K. Bruce]
Inks
Ken Bald (signed) [as K. Bruce]
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Barnabas Collins; Erik Fabian; Azreal Fabian; Count Karoly; Elizabeth Collins Stoddard; Carolyn Stoddard
Synopsis
Barnabas must find the werewolf that is terrorizing the town of Collinsport.
Reprints
  • from Dark Shadows daily and Sunday strips (Newspaper Enterprise Association) 1971.07.12 - 1947.09.12
Keywords
vampires; werewolves

[Mr. Sinestra] (Table of Contents: 7)

Dark Shadows / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
?; Elliot Caplin (script supervisor)
Pencils
Ken Bald (signed) [as K. Bruce]
Inks
Ken Bald (signed) [as K. Bruce]
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Batnabas Collins; Mr. Sinestra; Angelique; Elizabeth Collins Stoddard; Carolyn Stoddard; Keech
Synopsis
Mr. Sinestra, head of the Witches' Convocation, intends to take the soul of Barnabas Collins with the help of Angelique, the witch who put the vampire spell on Barnabas.
Reprints
  • from Dark Shadows daily and Sunday strips (Newspaper Enterprise Association) 1971.09.13 - 1971.11.07
Keywords
vampires; witches

[The Cat Cult] (Table of Contents: 8)

Dark Shadows / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
?; Elliot Caplin (script supervisor)
Pencils
Ken Bald (signed) [as K. Bruce]
Inks
Ken Bald (signed) [as K. Bruce]
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Barnabas Collins; Fern Kapora [Desiree Kapora]; Elizabeth Collins Stoddard; Carolyn Stoddard; Terry Mansfield; Old Mordecai; Dr. Turner
Synopsis
Desiree Kapora comes to Collinwood and strange deaths begin to occur. She is really Fern Kapora, Elizabeth's college roommate and the head of a cult that worships cats, seeking revenge because Elizabeth married the man Fern loved.
Reprints
  • from Dark Shadows daily and Sunday strips (Newspaper Enterprise Association) 1971.11.08 - 1972.01.02
Keywords
Caribbean; snakes; vampires

Indexer Notes

Elizabeth's husband is named Michael Stoddard here, rather than Paul, as in the television series.

[The Unborn] (Table of Contents: 9)

Dark Shadows / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script
?; Elliot Caplin (script supervisor)
Pencils
Ken Bald (signed) [as K. Bruce]
Inks
Ken Bald (signed) [as K. Bruce]
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Barnabas Collins; Thomas Collins; Elizabeth Collins Stoddard; Carolyn Stoddard; Jacob Collins; Esau Collins; Agnes Collins
Synopsis
Barnabas travels into the past to prevent a long-ago murder and change the Collins family tree.
Reprints
  • from Dark Shadows daily and Sunday strips (Newspaper Enterprise Association) 1972.01.03 - 1972.03.11
Keywords
time travel; vampires

The Dark Shadows Comic Books (Table of Contents: 10)

text article / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Jeff Thompson
Pencils
? (photograph); George Wilson (illustration)
Inks
? (photograph); George Wilson (illustration)
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
checklist and issue-by-issue description of the 1969 comic book series published by Western; includes cover art for issues #3 and #30
Editing
Related Scans
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Dark Shadows
  2. 1. Foreword
  3. 2. Introduction
  4. 3. Promoting the Dark Shadows Comic Strip
  5. 4. [Lucas Penrose Bell]
    Dark Shadows
  6. 5. [Isis and Osiris]
    Dark Shadows
  7. 6. [Werewolf]
    Dark Shadows
  8. 7. [Mr. Sinestra]
    Dark Shadows
  9. 8. [The Cat Cult]
    Dark Shadows
  10. 9. [The Unborn]
    Dark Shadows
  11. 10. The Dark Shadows Comic Books
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