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Price
49.99 USD
Pages
264
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
PS Artbooks Ltd.
Brand
PS Artbooks
ISBN
978-1-84863-631-6 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781848636316 54999
Editing
Roy Thomas

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Frankenstein / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dick Briefer
Inks
Dick Briefer
Colors
Dick Briefer ?

Genre
humour
Characters
Frankenstein
Reprints

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

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Dick Briefer
Inks
Dick Briefer
Colors
?

Indexer Notes

front endpages
Detail from p4 of "Frankenstein's Creation."

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Despite NOT being on the verso of the title page, this the usual title page verso information.

[Title page] (Table of Contents: 3)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Apologia Pro Vita Frankenstein (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
Roy Thomas
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
An explanation for the release of the third volume of the series before the first two.

The Merry Monster -- An Introduction to Dick Briefer's Frankenstein Comics, Nee 1945 (Table of Contents: 5)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Don F. Glut
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
A retrospective on the works based on Mary Shelley's Frankenstein.

Frankenstein 1945 -- Issue #1 (Table of Contents: 6)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Frankenstein / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dick Briefer
Inks
Dick Briefer
Colors
Dick Briefer ?
Editing
Joe Genalo (original editor)

Genre
humour
Characters
Frankenstein
Reprints

Frankenstein's Creation (Table of Contents: 8)

Frankenstein / comic story / 14.67 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Briefer (credited)
Pencils
Dick Briefer (credited)
Inks
Dick Briefer (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Genalo (original editor)

Genre
humour
Characters
Frankenstein (origin; humorous version); A mad scientist (first appearance; death)
Synopsis
A mad scientist builds a monster.
Reprints
Keywords
bathtubs; castles; laboratories; lambs; mad scientists; morticians; rabbits

Frankenstein and the Ghouls and Vampires (Table of Contents: 9)

Frankenstein / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Briefer
Pencils
Dick Briefer
Inks
Dick Briefer
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Genalo (original editor)

Genre
humour
Characters
Frankenstein
Synopsis
Frankenstein rids a small town of worrisome monsters.
Reprints
Keywords
bobbysoxers; Mippyville; playing cards; trains; vampires; Ways and Means Committee for Ridding the Fair Town of Ghouls and Vampires

Frankenstein's Wife (Table of Contents: 10)

Frankenstein / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Briefer
Pencils
Dick Briefer
Inks
Dick Briefer
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Genalo (original editor)

Genre
humour
Characters
Frankenstein; Mrs. Frankenstein
Synopsis
Frankenstein briefly marries -- and divorces!
Reprints
Keywords
bats; dancing; divorces; door-to-door salesmen; formal wear; haunted houses; marriage; rats; spiders

Frankenstein and the Mananimals (Table of Contents: 11)

Frankenstein / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Briefer
Pencils
Dick Briefer
Inks
Dick Briefer
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Genalo (original editor)

Genre
humour
Characters
Frankenstein; Hugo von Hoogenblotzen
Synopsis
A mad scientists creates man/animal creatures.
Reprints
Keywords
elephants; mad scientists

Roy Thomas Presents (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

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

Frankenstein 1945 -- Issue #2 (Table of Contents: 13)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

Frankenstein / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dick Briefer (signed)
Inks
Dick Briefer (signed)
Colors
?
Editing
Joe Genalo (original editor)

Genre
humour
Characters
Frankenstein
Reprints
Keywords
laboratories; mad scientists

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

Frankenstein / recap / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Briefer
Pencils
Dick Briefer
Inks
Dick Briefer
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Genalo (original editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Frankenstein! A name associated with terror and ghastly horror...
Genre
humour
Characters
Frankenstein (origin partially retold; humorous version)
Synopsis
Recaps the previous issue.
Reprints

Frankenstein and the Statue Maker (Table of Contents: 16)

Frankenstein / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Briefer
Pencils
Dick Briefer
Inks
Dick Briefer
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Genalo (original editor)

Genre
humour
Characters
Frankenstein; Scorpion
Synopsis
An artist becomes a sculptor with the intention of covering his models in metal.
Reprints
Keywords
cemeteries; gin rummy; playing cards; sculpture; solitaire

Indexer Notes

recycled story from PRIZE COMICS #29

Frankenstein's Job (Table of Contents: 17)

Frankenstein / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Briefer
Pencils
Dick Briefer
Inks
Dick Briefer
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Genalo (original editor)

Genre
humour
Characters
Frankenstein; Sandra Debingsworth
Synopsis
Frankenstein becomes a high society pet.
Reprints
Keywords
dog catchers; dog pounds; dogs; haunted houses; pet shops

Frankenstein's Ark (Table of Contents: 18)

Frankenstein / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Briefer
Pencils
Dick Briefer
Inks
Dick Briefer
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Genalo (original editor)

Genre
humour
Characters
Frankenstein
Reprints
Keywords
gasoline rationing; Nazis; Noah's ark; rain; submarines; treasure chest; two-headed giants; u-boats; volcanoes; weather forecasting

Roy Thomas Presents (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

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

Frankenstein July/August 1946 -- Issue #3 (Table of Contents: 20)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21)

Frankenstein / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Briefer (signed)
Inks
Dick Briefer (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset
Editing
Joe Genalo (original editor)

Genre
humour
Characters
Frankenstein
Reprints

Frankenstein's Family (Table of Contents: 22)

Frankenstein / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Briefer; Bruce Elliott
Pencils
Dick Briefer
Inks
Dick Briefer
Colors
?
Letters
Dick Briefer
Editing
Joe Genalo (original editor)

Genre
humour
Characters
Harry Truman (cameo); Several "Kid Frankensteins" (Introduction; Death); two "Mrs. Frankensteins" (Introduction; Death); a junk man (Introduction); Frankenstein; the Great Bruce
Synopsis
Frankenstein gets a job and wants a family to support.
Reprints
Keywords
families; junk men; junk yards; stage magic

Frankenstein and the Monsters (Table of Contents: 23)

Frankenstein / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Briefer; Bruce Elliott
Pencils
Dick Briefer
Inks
Dick Briefer
Colors
?
Letters
Dick Briefer
Editing
Joe Genalo (original editor)

Genre
humour
Characters
Frankenstein
Synopsis
A group of mutated, escaped prisoners plague Mippyville, until Frankenstein resolves the problem.
Reprints
Keywords
atomic bombs; beauty contests; Mippyville; prison breaks; revolvers

Frankenstein and the Mummies (Table of Contents: 24)

Frankenstein / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Briefer; Bruce Elliott
Pencils
Dick Briefer
Inks
Dick Briefer
Colors
?
Letters
Dick Briefer
Editing
Joe Genalo (original editor)

Genre
humour
Characters
J. Huntington Search (Introduction); 4 mummies (Introduction); Frankenstein
Synopsis
Four recently unearthed mummies come to live with Frankenstein.
Reprints
Keywords
ancient Egypt; archaeology; Egypt; hosptals; mummies; passenger liners; pith helmets; shuffleboard

Frankenstein and the Time Machine (Table of Contents: 25)

Frankenstein / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Briefer; Bruce Elliott
Pencils
Dick Briefer
Inks
Dick Briefer
Colors
?
Letters
Dick Briefer
Editing
Joe Genalo (original editor)

Genre
humour
Characters
Professor Goniph (Introduction); Superman of 2046 (Introduction); Martians (Introduction); Frankenstein
Synopsis
Frankenstein and Professor Gonif believe that they are traveling in time.
Reprints
Keywords
epees; motion pictures; musketeers of the Guard; nylon stockings; swords; time machines; time travel

Roy Thomas Presents (Table of Contents: 26) (Expand) /

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

Frankenstein September/October 1946 -- Issue #4 (Table of Contents: 27)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 28)

Frankenstein / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dick Briefer (signed)
Inks
Dick Briefer (signed)
Colors
?
Editing
Joe Genalo (original editor)

Genre
humour
Characters
Frankenstein; Zara
Reprints
Keywords
ghosts; ghouls; music; pipe organ; singing; vampires; zombies

Frankenstein and Awful Annie (Table of Contents: 29)

Frankenstein / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Briefer
Pencils
Dick Briefer
Inks
Dick Briefer
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Genalo (original editor)

Genre
humour
Characters
Awful Annie; Awful Annie's son (first appearance); Frankenstein; Zara
Synopsis
Awful Annie, the magic supplies shopkeeper, wants to impress her long-lost son.
Reprints
Keywords
bathtubs; coffins; housekeeping; photographs; Printston University; vampires

Frankenstein Meets the (Terrible) Werewolf (Table of Contents: 30)

Frankenstein / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Briefer
Pencils
Dick Briefer
Inks
Dick Briefer
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Genalo (original editor)

Characters
A were-dog (first appearance); Frankenstein
Synopsis
Businessmen ask Frankenstein to help find and kill a werewolf.
Reprints
Keywords
model ships; werewolves

Youth Restorer (Table of Contents: 31)

Frankenstein / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Briefer
Pencils
Dick Briefer
Inks
Dick Briefer
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Genalo (original editor)

Genre
humour
Characters
Frankenstein; Lucille LeFleur; Theodora Barrow
Synopsis
A witch possesses the secret of restored youth.
Reprints
Keywords
actresses; eternal youth; movers; witches

Frankenstein and the Sorcerer (Table of Contents: 32)

Frankenstein / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Briefer
Pencils
Dick Briefer
Inks
Dick Briefer
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Genalo (original editor)

Genre
humour
Characters
Frankenstein; Stanley the Sorcerer
Synopsis
Stanley usurps the party that Frankenstein's friends are giving.
Reprints
Keywords
birthday parties; ghouls; magic; vampires

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 33)

Frankenstein / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Briefer
Pencils
Dick Briefer (signed)
Inks
Dick Briefer (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Genalo (original editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
After Stanley the Sorcerer is gotten rid of, ...
Genre
humour
Characters
Frankenstein; Dopey Dan
Synopsis
Frankenstein accidentally becomes a breakfast cereal spokesmodel.
Reprints
Keywords
breakfast cereal; cameras; magazines; photography

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 34) (Expand) /

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

The Harvey Horrors Are Here! (Table of Contents: 35) (Expand) /

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

Frankenstein November/December 1946 -- Issue #5 (Table of Contents: 36)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 37)

Frankenstein / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dick Briefer (signed)
Inks
Dick Briefer (signed)
Colors
?
Editing
Joe Genalo (original editor)

Genre
humour
Characters
Frankenstein
Reprints
Keywords
ghosts

How I Rehabilitated Maladjusted Ghosts (Table of Contents: 38)

Frankenstein / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Briefer
Pencils
Dick Briefer
Inks
Dick Briefer
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Genalo (original editor)

Genre
humour
Characters
Frankenstein; Lenny; Cleo; Jerry; Hubert Rockwell; Freddy; Solid Jackson; Mervin
Synopsis
Frankenstein helps a haunted house full of ghosts live up to their potential.
Reprints
Keywords
ghosts; Institute for the Rehabilitation of Maladjusted Ghosts; invisibility; plastics; zoot suits

How I Had (and Lost) a Pet Dinosaur (Table of Contents: 39)

Frankenstein / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Virginia Hubbell
Pencils
Dick Briefer
Inks
Dick Briefer
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Genalo (original editor)

Genre
humour
Characters
Frankenstein; Professor van Search; Radcliffe; Hollis
Synopsis
A dinosaur egg hatches
Reprints
Keywords
balloons; dinosaurs

How I Became a Genii In a Magic Bottle (Table of Contents: 40)

Frankenstein / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Briefer
Pencils
Dick Briefer
Inks
Dick Briefer
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Genalo (original editor)

Genre
humour
Characters
Frankenstein; Morton; Margie
Synopsis
Frankenstein gets trapped in a bottle.
Reprints
Keywords
bottles; rowboats; sleight-of-hand

How I Conquered a Terrible Plague (Table of Contents: 41)

Frankenstein / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Briefer
Pencils
Dick Briefer
Inks
Dick Briefer
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Genalo (original editor)

Genre
humour
Characters
Frankenstein; Awful Annie
Synopsis
Frankenstein substitutes for a vacationing pharmacist, with Annie's help.
Reprints
Keywords
magic; pharmacies; plagues; suicide; witches

Golden Age classic Titles from Roy Thomas Presents (Table of Contents: 42) (Expand) /

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

Classic ACG Titles Only from PSArtbooks (Table of Contents: 43) (Expand) /

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

Bookshop Edition/Slipcased Edition (Table of Contents: 44) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 45) (Expand) /

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

"Available now...Harvey Horror Softies" (Table of Contents: 46) (Expand) /

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

1949 -- 2009 Fantasy & Science Fiction (Table of Contents: 47) (Expand) /

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

The Soho Devil (Table of Contents: 48) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 49) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 50)

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 51)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dick Briefer
Inks
Dick Briefer
Colors
?

Indexer Notes

A detail from p8 of "Frankenstein and the Sorcerer."
back endpages

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 52)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Briefer
Inks
Dick Briefer
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Reprints of 4 Frankenstein covers
back cover

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Frankenstein
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. [Title page]
  5. 4. Apologia Pro Vita Frankenstein
  6. 5. The Merry Monster -- An Introduction to Dick Briefer's Frankenstein Comics, Nee 1945
  7. 6. Frankenstein 1945 -- Issue #1
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Frankenstein
  9. 8. Frankenstein's Creation
    Frankenstein
  10. 9. Frankenstein and the Ghouls and Vampires
    Frankenstein
  11. 10. Frankenstein's Wife
    Frankenstein
  12. 11. Frankenstein and the Mananimals
    Frankenstein
  13. 12. Roy Thomas Presents
  14. 13. Frankenstein 1945 -- Issue #2
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Frankenstein
  16. 15. ["Frankenstein! A name associated with terror and ghastly horror..."]
    Frankenstein
  17. 16. Frankenstein and the Statue Maker
    Frankenstein
  18. 17. Frankenstein's Job
    Frankenstein
  19. 18. Frankenstein's Ark
    Frankenstein
  20. 19. Roy Thomas Presents
  21. 20. Frankenstein July/August 1946 -- Issue #3
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
    Frankenstein
  23. 22. Frankenstein's Family
    Frankenstein
  24. 23. Frankenstein and the Monsters
    Frankenstein
  25. 24. Frankenstein and the Mummies
    Frankenstein
  26. 25. Frankenstein and the Time Machine
    Frankenstein
  27. 26. Roy Thomas Presents
  28. 27. Frankenstein September/October 1946 -- Issue #4
  29. 28. [no title indexed]
    Frankenstein
  30. 29. Frankenstein and Awful Annie
    Frankenstein
  31. 30. Frankenstein Meets the (Terrible) Werewolf
    Frankenstein
  32. 31. Youth Restorer
    Frankenstein
  33. 32. Frankenstein and the Sorcerer
    Frankenstein
  34. 33. ["After Stanley the Sorcerer is gotten rid of, ..."]
    Frankenstein
  35. 34. ["Your guarantee of the best in comic magazines"]
  36. 35. The Harvey Horrors Are Here!
  37. 36. Frankenstein November/December 1946 -- Issue #5
  38. 37. [no title indexed]
    Frankenstein
  39. 38. How I Rehabilitated Maladjusted Ghosts
    Frankenstein
  40. 39. How I Had (and Lost) a Pet Dinosaur
    Frankenstein
  41. 40. How I Became a Genii In a Magic Bottle
    Frankenstein
  42. 41. How I Conquered a Terrible Plague
    Frankenstein
  43. 42. Golden Age classic Titles from Roy Thomas Presents
  44. 43. Classic ACG Titles Only from PSArtbooks
  45. 44. Bookshop Edition/Slipcased Edition
  46. 45. ["When you want to know a little more,..."]
  47. 46. "Available now...Harvey Horror Softies"
  48. 47. 1949 -- 2009 Fantasy & Science Fiction
  49. 48. The Soho Devil
  50. 49. ["An absolutely essential book on the life & art of the semial creator of Dan Dare..."]
  51. 50. [no title indexed]
  52. 51. [no title indexed]
  53. 52. [no title indexed]
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