Classics Illustrated #8 [HRN 78] - Arabian Nights [15¢]
([September 1948])

Gilberton, 1947 Series
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Price
0.15 USD
Pages
68
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Gilberton Company, Inc.
Brand
Classics Illustrated
Editing
William E. Kanter (editor); Ruth Roche (story editor); S. M. Iger (as Jerry Iger) (art director)

Issue Notes

Reprint of Classic Comics #8 with new logo. Also in HRN 64.
This issue is a variant of Classics Illustrated (Gilberton, 1947 series) #8 [HRN 51] - Arabian Nights.

Arabian Nights (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Lillian Chestney
Inks
Lillian Chestney
Colors
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

Shariar (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Evelyn Goodman (adaptation)
Pencils
Lillian Chestney (signed)
Inks
Lillian Chestney (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Fred Eng (signed)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Evelyn Goodman (adaptation)
Pencils
Lillian Chestney (signed)
Inks
Lillian Chestney (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Fred Eng (signed)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

The Story of the Magic Horse (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Evelyn Goodman (adaptation)
Pencils
Lillian Chestney (signed)
Inks
Lillian Chestney (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Fred Eng (signed)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

Sinbad the Sailor (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Evelyn Goodman (adaptation)
Pencils
Lillian Chestney (signed)
Inks
Lillian Chestney (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Fred Eng (signed)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

Aladdin and His Magic Lamp (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Evelyn Goodman (adaptation)
Pencils
Lillian Chestney (signed)
Inks
Lillian Chestney (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Fred Eng (signed)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Evelyn Goodman (adaptation)
Pencils
Lillian Chestney (signed)
Inks
Lillian Chestney (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Fred Eng (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
When Scheherezade finished this story, the axeman was nowhere about the palace.
Genre
fantasy-supernatural

The Tyrant of Etreus (Table of Contents: 7)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Evelyn Goodman (signed)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
historical

Some Wonders of the Ancient World (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Lillian Chestney (signed)
Inks
Lillian Chestney (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; history

Three Men Named Smith (Table of Contents: 9)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
biography
Characters
Robert Smith; Howard Smith; Jason Smith
Synopsis
short biographies of three men killed in the war.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Arabian Nights
  2. 1. Shariar
  3. 2. Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves
  4. 3. The Story of the Magic Horse
  5. 4. Sinbad the Sailor
  6. 5. Aladdin and His Magic Lamp
  7. 6. ["When Scheherezade finished this story, the axeman was nowhere about the palace."]
  8. 7. The Tyrant of Etreus
  9. 8. Some Wonders of the Ancient World
  10. 9. Three Men Named Smith
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