Classics Illustrated #153 [HRN 169] - The Invisible Man
(Winter 1969)

Gilberton, 1947 Series
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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
periodically
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Gilberton Company, Inc.
Brand
Classics Illustrated
Editing
Meyer A. Kaplan (executive editor); Roberta Strauss (editor); Leonard B. Cole (art director)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Cover stock varies from Glossy standard paper to Glossy stiff paper; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of Classics Illustrated (Gilberton, 1947 series) #153 [O] - The Invisible Man. There exist further variants.

This variant also exists in HRN 166, with differing promos.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Geoffrey Biggs (painting)
Inks
Geoffrey Biggs (painting)
Colors
Geoffrey Biggs (painting)
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Cover title lettering is filled in white, instead of being "invisible" like earlier editions.

[Coming Next] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

statement of ownership / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Invisible Man (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 45 pages (report information)

Script
H. G. Wells (original story); ? (adaptation)
Pencils
Norman Nodel (signed)
Inks
Norman Nodel (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Mrs. Hall; Mr. Bunting; Marvel; Dr. Kemp; Invisible Man [Griffin]; Colonel Adye
Synopsis
Griffin makes himself invisible and goes about terrorizing the countryside.
Reprints

H. G. Wells (Table of Contents: 4)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
biography
Characters
H. G. Wells
Synopsis
Biography of the author H. G. Wells.
Reprints

The Vanished Race (Table of Contents: 5)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
Information about the ancient Etruscan civilization.
Reprints

The Strange Visitor (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Supposed sightings of the ghost of Abraham Lincoln.

[Subscribe Now! Today!] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [Coming Next]
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. The Invisible Man
  5. 4. H. G. Wells
  6. 5. The Vanished Race
  7. 6. The Strange Visitor
  8. 7. [Subscribe Now! Today!]
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Kirk House
  • Bob Hughes