([October] 2011)

Published in English (United Kingdom) United Kingdom
 
Price
19.99 GBP
Pages
184
On-sale date
2011-10 ?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Carlton Books Limited
Brand
Carlton
ISBN
978-1-84732-849-6 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781847328496
Editing
Piers Murray Hill (editorial director); Alice Payne; Lesley Malkin ("additional editorial work"); James Pople (art director); Chris Francis (designer); Janette Burgin (production)
Color
Colour
Dimensions
14" x 11.25" (35.5 cm x 28.7 cm)
Paper Stock
Glossy
Binding
Hardcover
Publishing Format
Collected Edition

Issue Notes

Collection of Commando reprints, as well as articles on the creators and the creative process.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
war

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
various
Inks
various

Genre
war

Indexer Notes

Flyleaf, reprints dozens of miniature covers of Commando, all in red and white.

Contents (Table of Contents: 2)

table of contents / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
? (painted)
Inks
? (painted)
Colors
? (painted)
Letters
typeset

Genre
war

Foreword (Table of Contents: 3)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script
James May
Pencils
? (painted); ? (photograph)
Inks
? (painted); ? (photograph)
Colors
? (painted); ? (photograph)
Letters
typeset

Characters
James May

Indexer Notes

A photograph of May is worked into a painted background.

Introduction (Table of Contents: 4)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script
George Low
Pencils
various (illustrations)
Inks
various (illustrations)
Colors
various
Letters
typeset

Killer Crew (Table of Contents: 5)

Six of the Best / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script
George Low
Pencils
Ken Barr (painted)
Inks
Ken Barr (painted)
Colors
Ken Barr (painted)
Letters
typeset

Reprints

Killer Crew (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Eric Hebden
Pencils
Ken Barr (painted); Victor de la Fuente
Inks
Ken Barr (painted); Victor de la Fuente
Colors
Ken Barr (painted)
Letters
typeset

Genre
war
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Reprints the cover and the interior story at quarter-page size, which approximates the originals. The cover to #719 (itself a reprint of #139) is used.

The World of Commando (Table of Contents: 7)

text article / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Low
Pencils
various (illustrations)
Inks
various (illustrations)
Colors
various
Letters
typeset

The Bamboo Cage (Table of Contents: 8)

Six of the Best / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script
George Low
Pencils
Jordi Bosch Penalva (painted)
Inks
Jordi Bosch Penalva (painted)
Colors
Jordi Bosch Penalva (painted)
Letters
typeset

Reprints

The Bamboo Cage (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Cyril Walker
Pencils
Jordi Bosch Penalva (painted); Victor de la Fuente
Inks
Jordi Bosch Penalva (painted); Victor de la Fuente
Colors
Jordi Bosch Penalva (painted)
Letters
typeset

Genre
war
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Reprints cover to #1452 (itself a reprint of #503) and the 63 interior pages. Four reprinted pages to a page, approximating their original sizes.

Editing Commando (Table of Contents: 10)

text article / 4 pages (report information)

Script
George Low
Pencils
various (illustrations)
Inks
various (illustrations)
Colors
various
Letters
typeset

The Man with No Shadow (Table of Contents: 11)

Six of the Best / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script
George Low
Pencils
Ian Kennedy (painted)
Inks
Ian Kennedy (painted)
Colors
Ian Kennedy (painted)
Letters
typeset

Reprints

The Man with No Shadow (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Cyril Walker
Pencils
Ian Kennedy (painted); Jose Maria Jorge
Inks
Ian Kennedy (painted); Jose Maria Jorge
Colors
Ian Kennedy (painted)
Letters
typeset

Genre
war
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover to #2767 (itself a reprint from #1466) and the full story, reprinted four pages to a page, thereby approximating the original size.

Readers' Feedback (Table of Contents: 13)

text article / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Low
Pencils
Carlos Pino (painted); Ken Barr (painted); Keith Page (painted)
Inks
Carlos Pino (painted); Ken Barr (painted); Keith Page (painted)
Colors
Carlos Pino (painted); Ken Barr (painted); Keith Page (painted)
Letters
typeset

Deadly Midget (Table of Contents: 14)

Six of the Best / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script
George Low
Pencils
Jeff Bevan (painted)
Inks
Jeff Bevan (painted)
Colors
Jeff Bevan (painted)
Letters
typeset

Reprints

Deadly Midget (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Alan Hebden
Pencils
Jeff Bevan (painted); Carlos Pino
Inks
Jeff Bevan (painted); Carlos Pino
Colors
Jeff Bevan (painted)
Letters
typeset

Genre
war
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover to #4039 (which is itself a reprint of #2397) and 63 pages from #2397, four per page, approximating their original size.

The Writers (Table of Contents: 16)

text article / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Low
Pencils
various (illustrations)
Inks
various (illustrations)
Colors
various
Letters
typeset

Cellar Rats (Table of Contents: 17)

Six of the Best / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script
George Low
Pencils
Ian Kennedy (painted)
Inks
Ian Kennedy (painted)
Colors
Ian Kennedy (painted)
Letters
typeset

Cellar Rats (Table of Contents: 18)

comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Ian Clark
Pencils
Ian Kennedy (painted); Ricardo Garijo
Inks
Ian Kennedy (painted); Ricardo Garijo
Colors
Ian Kennedy (painted)
Letters
?; typeset

Genre
war
Reprints

Indexer Notes

63 pages and one cover are presented four to a page.

The Story Artists (Table of Contents: 19)

text article / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Low
Pencils
various
Inks
various
Colors
various
Letters
typeset

An Inch from Death (Table of Contents: 20)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script
George Low
Pencils
Ian Kennedy (painted)
Inks
Ian Kennedy (painted)
Colors
Ian Kennedy (painted)
Letters
typeset

An Inch from Death (Table of Contents: 21)

comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Ian Clark
Pencils
Ian Kennedy (painted); Ricardo Garijo
Inks
Ian Kennedy (painted); Ricardo Garijo
Colors
Ian Kennedy (painted)
Letters
typeset

Genre
war
Reprints

The Cover Artists (Table of Contents: 22)

text article / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Low
Pencils
various
Inks
various
Colors
various
Letters
typeset

The Top 50 Commando Covers (Table of Contents: 23)

text article / 14 pages (report information)

Script
George Low
Pencils
various
Inks
various
Colors
various
Letters
typeset

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Low describes his favorite covers, with reproductions of four covers to a page, which is more or less the original size of the printed covers.

The Complete Commando Title Listing (Table of Contents: 24)

text article / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
various
Inks
various
Colors
various
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Chronological listing of all issue titles for 1961-2011, illustrated with miniature cover reproductions.

Index (Table of Contents: 25)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 26)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
various
Inks
various

Genre
war

Indexer Notes

Flyleaf, reprints dozens of miniature pages from Commando, all in red and white.

Editing
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Contents
  4. 3. Foreword
  5. 4. Introduction
  6. 5. Killer Crew
    Six of the Best
  7. 6. Killer Crew
  8. 7. The World of Commando
  9. 8. The Bamboo Cage
    Six of the Best
  10. 9. The Bamboo Cage
  11. 10. Editing Commando
  12. 11. The Man with No Shadow
    Six of the Best
  13. 12. The Man with No Shadow
  14. 13. Readers' Feedback
  15. 14. Deadly Midget
    Six of the Best
  16. 15. Deadly Midget
  17. 16. The Writers
  18. 17. Cellar Rats
    Six of the Best
  19. 18. Cellar Rats
  20. 19. The Story Artists
  21. 20. An Inch from Death
  22. 21. An Inch from Death
  23. 22. The Cover Artists
  24. 23. The Top 50 Commando Covers
  25. 24. The Complete Commando Title Listing
  26. 25. Index
  27. 26. [no title indexed]
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