Captain America #257 [British]
(May 1981)

Marvel, 1968 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.20 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Editing
Bob Budiansky (Assistant Editor); Jim Salicrup (Editor); Jim Shooter (Editor-in-Chief)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age US; later standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of Captain America (Marvel, 1968 series) #257 [Direct]. There exist further variants.


In London Lurks... The Hulk! ...and Wait Till You See the Gruesome Gamma-Droid! (Table of Contents)

Captain America / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Al Milgrom (signed)
Inks
Al Milgrom (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Irving Watanabe

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Hulk
Reprints

Deadly Anniversary! (Table of Contents: 1)

Captain America / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr
Pencils
Lee Elias
Inks
Joe Rubinstein [as Many Hands] (pages 1 [partial], 3 (panel 1, 2 [partial], 5 [panel 3-6 partial], 6 [panel 1,2 partial], 7, 10 [1,2,4,6 partial], 14,15 [Cap figure]); Frank Springer ? [as Many Hands] (page 2); Frank Giacoia [as Many Hands] (pages 11-12); Mike Esposito [as Many Hands] (pages 16-22); ? [as Many Hands]
Colors
Bob Sharen; Ed Hannigan
Letters
Joe Rosen (pages 1, 3-15); Jean Simek (pages 2, 16-22, uncredited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; GUEST: The Hulk; Derek; Nancy; VILLAINS: Master of Matrix Eight (introduction, death); Gammadroid (introduction, death); CAMEO FLASHBACK: Bucky Barnes
Reprints
Keywords
Adhesive X

Indexer Notes

Inker and letterer credits added 2005 by Steven Tice.

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

Letters to the Living Legend / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Stu Krull, Mike Ruggiero, Jim Sherlock, Alan Olinger, Afrit, Mike Cicerone. Also includes The Mighty Marvel Checklist!

Charlie America's Family Album! (Table of Contents: 3)

Charlie America / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Marie Severin ?
Pencils
Marie Severin
Inks
Marie Severin
Colors
?
Letters
Marie Severin

Genre
satire-parody
Reprints

How To Be a Comic Book Artist! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Marie Severin
Pencils
Marie Severin
Inks
Marie Severin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Reprints

The Thing in "Earthly Delights" (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Thing; Hostess / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. In London Lurks... The Hulk! ...and Wait Till You See the Gruesome Gamma-Droid!
    Captain America
  2. 1. Deadly Anniversary!
    Captain America
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Letters to the Living Legend
  4. 3. Charlie America's Family Album!
    Charlie America
  5. 4. How To Be a Comic Book Artist!
  6. 5. The Thing in "Earthly Delights"
    Thing; Hostess
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