(1987)

Henry Holt and Co., 1987 Series
 
Price
5.95 USD
Pages
132
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Henry Holt and Company, Inc.
Brand
An Owl Book
ISBN
0-8050-0642-7 Search at WorldCat
Editing
David Stanford (uncredited, see notes)
Color
Color cover; Black and white interior
Dimensions
6⅛” × 8¼”
Binding
Perfect bound; trade paperback
Publishing Format
Collected edition

Issue Notes

Reprints 123 daily newspaper comics strips originally published between October 7th 1986 and April 4th 1987.

David Stanford was Garry Trudeau’s editor at Holt from 1981 till 1988 (Walker 2010, 95-96).
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Reference:

Walker, Brian. 2010. Doonesbury and the Art of G. B. Trudeau. New Haven: Yale University Press.


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cover / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Garry Trudeau [as G. B. Trudeau]; Peter de Sève (background art)
Inks
Don Carlton (uncredited)
Colors
Peter de Sève
Letters
typeset

Characters
Benjamin Doonesbury

Indexer Notes

Wraparound cover.

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credits, title page / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Garry Trudeau [as G. B. Trudeau]
Inks
Don Carlton (uncredited)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Title pages; list of previous issues in the series; indicia.

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Doonesbury / comic story / 124 pages (report information)

Script
Garry Trudeau [as G. B. Trudeau]
Pencils
Garry Trudeau [as G. B. Trudeau]
Inks
Don Carlton (uncredited)
Letters
Don Carlton (uncredited)

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Uncle Duke; Honey Huan; Ginny Slade; Clyde Montana; Lacey Davenport; Joanie Caucus; Mike Doonesbury; Dick Davenport; Havoc; Zonker Harris; J.J. Caucus; Rick Redfern; Jeremy Cavendish; Roland Hedley; Jeff Redfern; Mark Slackmeyer; B.D.; Boopsie [at times as a medium for ancient warrior Hunk-Ra]; Benjamin Doonesbury; Phil Slackmeyer
Synopsis
Duke gets imprisoned, is attached in prison, and his life flashes before his eyes; Clyde runs for office against Lacey; Dick dies, taking a perfect picture of a Bachman's Warbler as his last action; Havoc drops planeloads of money on Honduras contras; Mike sleeps in his office, but gets reunited with J.J.; Rick still has problems being a successful journalist, and at the same time being a father to Jeff; Boopsie for the first time acts as a medium for ancient warrior Hunk-Ra; Mike gets involved in a campaign for safe sex, creating Dr. Whoopee; Roland Hedley revisits Reagan's brain.

Indexer Notes

Page 65-70 reprints daily strips presenting the Iran-Scam puzzle. The puzzle is shown almost solved on page 71; but this latter never was a daily (nor Sunday) strip.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
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    Doonesbury
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