([April] 2012)

Harry N. Abrams, 2012 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
40.00 USD; 45.00 CAD; 24.99 GBP
Pages
232
On-sale date
2012-04-01
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
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Brand
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ISBN
978-1-4197-0208-2 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781419702082 54000
Editing
Alvin Buenaventura
Color
color and black & white
Dimensions
9.5" x 12.31" (24.13 cm x 31.26 cm)
Binding
hardcover with dustjacket

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

The individual issues of this series are each less than 50% comics. Only comics sequences are indexed and cover scans are accepted only if the issue has 10% indexed comics content.

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[Eightball Comic Story Original Art, Page One] (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes (signed)
Pencils
Daniel Clowes (signed)
Inks
Daniel Clowes (signed)
Letters
Daniel Clowes (signed)

Characters
Daniel Clowes

Indexer Notes

On page fourteen.

Eightball (Table of Contents: 2)

Eightball / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Genre
humor
Characters
Sir God Eightball [Daniel Clowes]; Dan Pussey; Gregg; Lloyd Llewellyn; One of the Locals
Synopsis
Dan Clowes visits his characters.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Continued from the previous sequence. The second page to the original printed version. On page fifteen.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 0.17 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Information? I need the number for Daniel Clowes--- C-l-o-w-e-s.

Indexer Notes

A four-panel sequence used as a solicitation card (1983). On page twenty-seven.

Elvis, You're a Janitor? (Table of Contents: 4)

The Uggly Family / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes [as Stosh Gillespie] (signed)
Pencils
Daniel Clowes [as Stosh Gillespie] (signed)
Inks
Daniel Clowes [as Stosh Gillespie] (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Melbin; Cousin Blecch; Unca Granpa
Reprints
Keywords
time machine

Indexer Notes

On page twenty-nine.

[Gross Is Great (Original Art)] (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Eel O'Brien
Pencils
Daniel Clowes [as Stosh Gillespie]
Inks
Daniel Clowes [as Stosh Gillespie]
Letters
typeset

Characters
Miss America; Ronald McDonald; Sylvester P. Smythe

Indexer Notes

The story appeared in Cracked #228 (July 1987). On pages 30-31.

[Laughing Matter (Original Art)] (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 0.19 page (report information)

Script
Tom J. Bacas
Pencils
Daniel Clowes [as Herk Abner]
Inks
Daniel Clowes [as Herk Abner]
Colors
? (duotone)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

On page thirty-two.

[The Uggly Family (Original Art)] (Table of Contents: 7)

The Uggly Family / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Daniel Clowes [as Gillespie] (signed)
Inks
Daniel Clowes [as Gillespie] (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

From Cracked #234 (March 1988). On page thirty-three.

Happy Holidays from the Clowes Family (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 0.07 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Ella

Indexer Notes

Original art for a Clowes family Christmas card. On page thirty-five.

Color TV (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 0.18 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Grandmother
Reprints
  • from The Village Voice (June 1991)

Indexer Notes

A four-panel sequence on page thirty-six.

Charlie Clowes Looks Back at 2006 A.D. (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes (duotone)
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Charlie Clowes

Indexer Notes

A Clowes family Christmas card from 2006. On page forty-two.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
?
Letters
Daniel Clowes

First Line of Dialogue or Text
And what do you do?
Characters
Cartoonist
Reprints

Indexer Notes

On page forty-six.

Mister Wonderful, Chapter 1 (Table of Contents: 12)

Mister Wonderful (The Funny Pages) / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
?
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Marshall; Young Woman; Middle-Aged Female
Reprints

Indexer Notes

On page fifty.

[Original Art for Wilson, page 68, 2010] (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 0.28 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Wilson

Indexer Notes

On page fifty-five.

[Original art for two-page Eightball advertisement, Advance Comics, 1994] (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Daniel Clowes; Dan Pussey; Tina

Indexer Notes

On pages 72-73.

[Hand-painted color guide for "Needledick The Bug-Fucker," one-page strip, 1991] (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Genre
humor
Characters
Needle-Dick; Slugger
Synopsis
Needledick is unfulfilled.

Indexer Notes

On page seventy-eight.

The Latch-Key Kid (Table of Contents: 16)

comic story / 0.09 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Genre
children; satire-parody
Characters
Latch-Key Kid
Reprints

Indexer Notes

An eight-panel sequence. On page eighty-one.

[Original Art for Ghost World, page 33, 1994] (Table of Contents: 17)

Ghost World / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Enid Coleslaw; Rebecca Doppelmeyer; Josh

Indexer Notes

The first line of dialogue: "You'll never guess where I was today... guess!" On page ninety.

[Eightball no. 17, pages 34 and 35, 1996] (Table of Contents: 18)

Ghost World / comic story / 0.31 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes (duotone)
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Indexer Notes

On page ninety-one.

The Stroll (Table of Contents: 19)

comic story / 1.23 pages (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Toupée Guy; Lisa
Synopsis
A person walks home and relfects on the people and incidents they observe.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Reproduced smaller than the original size for this reprint, laid out over three pages. The remainder of the page space includes reference photos used for the story. On pgs. 92-94.

[Original Art for "Immortal, Invisible," page 1, 1995] (Table of Contents: 20)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Indexer Notes

On page 106.

Grist for the Mill (Table of Contents: 21)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Daniel Clowes; Bill
Synopsis
The desperate hunt for material
Reprints

Indexer Notes

On page 109.

[Original Art for Wilson, page 77, 2010] (Table of Contents: 22)

Wilson / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Wilson

Indexer Notes

The final page in the story. On page 113.

The Darlington Sundays (Table of Contents: 23)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Flora; Trudy; Haskell Sunday; Barber
Reprints

Indexer Notes

On pages 114-117

[First draft of page layouts for "Caricature," 1995] (Table of Contents: 24)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Indexer Notes

Sixteen sketch pages reduced to 1/16 page size on page 121.

[Second draft of page layouts for "Caricature," 1995] (Table of Contents: 25)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Indexer Notes

Eight sketch pages reduced to 1/4 page size on pgs. 122-23. In raw pencil only.

[Original Art for Caricature, page 1, 1995] (Table of Contents: 26)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Mal Rosen

Indexer Notes

On page 124.

[Original Art for Like a Velvet Glove Cast in Iron, page 71, 1993] (Table of Contents: 27)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
?
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Indexer Notes

The first three panels only have color. On page 126.

[David Boring, page 26, 2000] (Table of Contents: 28)

David Boring / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
David Boring

Indexer Notes

On page 127.

[Original Art for David Boring, pages 2 and 3, 2000] (Table of Contents: 29)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
David Boring; Dot

Indexer Notes

On page 132.

Ink Studs (Table of Contents: 30)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Why aren't artists figures of adoration?
Reprints

Indexer Notes

On page 140.

The Christian Astronauts (Table of Contents: 31)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
?
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Genre
humor; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters
Mr. Hoekstra; Joanie Hoekstra; Blaze Burmeister; Aggie
Reprints
Keywords
children; robot; space ship; space travel

Indexer Notes

On page 141.

Day 16,412 (Table of Contents: 32)

Wilson / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
?
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Wilson; Global Warming Guy
Reprints

Indexer Notes

On pages 170-71.

[Original Art for Like a Velvet Glove Cast in Iron, page 21, 1993] (Table of Contents: 33)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Indexer Notes

On page 181.

Sawdust (Table of Contents: 34)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Slob; Tommy Jr.; Slob's Wife
Reprints

Indexer Notes

On pages 192-95.

[David Boring, page 95, 2000] (Table of Contents: 35)

David Boring / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
David Boring

Indexer Notes

On page 199.

Joe Bristolboard (Table of Contents: 36)

comic story / 0.19 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Joe Bristolboard
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Originally the inside front dust jacket flap to the above listed book. On page 202.

[Jimmy Jupiter, Intergalactic Pedant / Ivan Brunetti] (Table of Contents: 37)

comic story / 0.19 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Genre
humor
Characters
Jimmy Jupiter; Ivan Brunetti
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Originally the inside back dust jacket flap to the above listed book. On page 203.

[Frankenstein, front flap and cover, 2007] (Table of Contents: 38)

comic story / 0.43 page (report information)

Script
Mary Shelley
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
?
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Victor Frankenstein; Frankenstein's Monster
Reprints
  • from Frankenstein or The Modern Prometheus (Penguin, 2007) [#nn]

Indexer Notes

The front flap and cover to the above listed paperback. On page 204.

[Frankenstein, back cover and flap, 2007] (Table of Contents: 39)

comic story / 0.43 page (report information)

Script
Mary Shelley
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
?
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Victor Frankenstein; Henry Clerval; Mary Shelley; Lord Byron; John William Polidori; Percy Bysshe Shelley
Reprints
  • from Frankenstein or The Modern Prometheus (Penguin, 2007) [#nn]

Indexer Notes

Two separate sequences that comprise the back cover and inner flap to the above listed paperback. Titled "Victor" and "Mary Shelley." On page 205.

Jackson Pollock (Table of Contents: 40)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Characters
Jackson Pollock; Fortune Teller
Keywords
artist; bar; Greenwich Village

Indexer Notes

A sketchbook page on page 217.

Voyeur (Table of Contents: 41)

comic story / 0.31 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes (ink only ?)
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Indexer Notes

A small-size sketchbook page on page 218.

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Table of Contents
  1. 1. [Eightball Comic Story Original Art, Page One]
  2. 2. Eightball
    Eightball
  3. 3. ["Information? I need the number for Daniel Clowes--- C-l-o-w-e-s."]
  4. 4. Elvis, You're a Janitor?
    The Uggly Family
  5. 5. [Gross Is Great (Original Art)]
  6. 6. [Laughing Matter (Original Art)]
  7. 7. [The Uggly Family (Original Art)]
    The Uggly Family
  8. 8. Happy Holidays from the Clowes Family
  9. 9. Color TV
  10. 10. Charlie Clowes Looks Back at 2006 A.D.
  11. 11. ["And what do you do?"]
  12. 12. Mister Wonderful, Chapter 1
    Mister Wonderful (The Funny Pages)
  13. 13. [Original Art for Wilson, page 68, 2010]
  14. 14. [Original art for two-page Eightball advertisement, Advance Comics, 1994]
  15. 15. [Hand-painted color guide for "Needledick The Bug-Fucker," one-page strip, 1991]
  16. 16. The Latch-Key Kid
  17. 17. [Original Art for Ghost World, page 33, 1994]
    Ghost World
  18. 18. [Eightball no. 17, pages 34 and 35, 1996]
    Ghost World
  19. 19. The Stroll
  20. 20. [Original Art for "Immortal, Invisible," page 1, 1995]
  21. 21. Grist for the Mill
  22. 22. [Original Art for Wilson, page 77, 2010]
    Wilson
  23. 23. The Darlington Sundays
  24. 24. [First draft of page layouts for "Caricature," 1995]
  25. 25. [Second draft of page layouts for "Caricature," 1995]
  26. 26. [Original Art for Caricature, page 1, 1995]
  27. 27. [Original Art for Like a Velvet Glove Cast in Iron, page 71, 1993]
  28. 28. [David Boring, page 26, 2000]
    David Boring
  29. 29. [Original Art for David Boring, pages 2 and 3, 2000]
  30. 30. Ink Studs
  31. 31. The Christian Astronauts
  32. 32. Day 16,412
    Wilson
  33. 33. [Original Art for Like a Velvet Glove Cast in Iron, page 21, 1993]
  34. 34. Sawdust
  35. 35. [David Boring, page 95, 2000]
    David Boring
  36. 36. Joe Bristolboard
  37. 37. [Jimmy Jupiter, Intergalactic Pedant / Ivan Brunetti]
  38. 38. [Frankenstein, front flap and cover, 2007]
  39. 39. [Frankenstein, back cover and flap, 2007]
  40. 40. Jackson Pollock
  41. 41. Voyeur
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