([December] 2016)

Hermes Press, 2016 Series
Volume
2
Price
49.99 USD
Pages
184
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Hermes Press
Brand
Hp
ISBN
978-1-61345-102-1 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781613451021 54999
Color
Color
Dimensions
8" x 10.25
Paper Stock
Glossy
Binding
Hardcover with dust cover
Publishing Format
Collection

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mandrake the Magician / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Fred Fredericks
Inks
Fred Fredericks
Colors
?

Genre
adventure; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Mandrake; Lothar
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

credits, title page / 2 pages (report information)

Letters
typeset

Contents (Table of Contents: 2)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Mandrake - A Magician for the Ages (Table of Contents: 3)

Mandrake the Magician / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Tim Lasiuta
Pencils
Phil Davis; Andre LeBlanc
Inks
Phil Davis; Andre LeBlanc
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Mandrake; Lothar

Indexer Notes

Includes Original art page for daily and Sunday comic strip for August 3, 1952, October 11, 1936, February 11 1949, and December 26, 1965.
Cover reprints for Magic Comics (David McKay, 1939 Series) #10 and #15.
Original cover artwork for Mandrake the Magician #3.
Inside front cover to Four Color #752 illustrating Mandrake's powers.

[Mandrake the Magician #6] (Table of Contents: 4)

Mandrake the Magician / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ray Bailey; Fred Fredericks
Inks
Ray Bailey; Fred Fredericks
Colors
?

Genre
adventure; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Mandrake; Lothar; Professor Beldon
Reprints
Keywords
a UFO; the Statue of Liberty

The Incredible Space Menace (Table of Contents: 5)

Mandrake the Magician / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Gary Poole
Pencils
Ray Bailey
Inks
Ray Bailey
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Bill Harris (original editor)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; science fiction
Characters
Mandrake; Lothar; Narda; Dargo; Felix; Ralph; Professor Beldon
Synopsis
Using hurricanes as a cover for their landings, 4 aliens come to Earth and infiltrate humanity. One alien, who has befriended Mandrake, realizes their conquest plans will succeed only if Mandrake is eliminated. They trick Mandrake into using his powers on himself, paralyzing him. Narda and Lothar manage to free Mandrake. Then he and Lothar defeat the aliens, making them forget their alien past.
Reprints

[Mandrake the Magician #7] (Table of Contents: 6)

Mandrake the Magician / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Fred Fredericks
Inks
Fred Fredericks
Colors
?

Genre
adventure; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Mandrake; Lothar
Reprints

Jungle Drums, Part 1 (Table of Contents: 7)

Mandrake the Magician / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Gary Poole
Pencils
Ray Bailey
Inks
Ray Bailey
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Bill Harris (original editor)

Genre
adventure; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Mandrake; Lothar; Narda; Besa
Synopsis
When Lothar hears drums only he can hear, Mandrake tells Narda the story of how Lothar became king of the Wambesi tribe after defeating an evil witch doctor.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Poole script per biblio info published in Robin Snyder's The Comics Vol 27, No.2, February 2016.

[Jungle Drums] Part 2: Return of King Lothar (Table of Contents: 8)

Mandrake the Magician / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Gary Poole
Pencils
Ray Bailey
Inks
Ray Bailey
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Bill Harris (original editor)

Genre
adventure; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Mandrake; Lothar; Zamba; Doctor Olaf
Synopsis
Zamba, a boyhood friend of Lothar's, summoned the King via the drums. The Wambesi have been given a memory altering drug by a fake doctor wanting to loot the tribe. Lothar fights for his people's freedom -- with a little help from Mandrake.
Reprints

[Mandrake the Magician #8] (Table of Contents: 9)

Mandrake the Magician / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Fred Fredericks
Inks
Fred Fredericks
Colors
?

Genre
adventure; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Mandrake; Lothar
Reprints

The Telltale Doll (Table of Contents: 10)

Mandrake the Magician / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Giovanni Fiorentini
Pencils
Salvatore Stizza [as S. Totty]
Inks
Salvatore Stizza [as S. Totty]
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Bill Harris (original editor)

Genre
adventure; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Mandrake; Lothar; Narda; Diego Encevarra; Romona; Agnes; Jack Roll
Reprints

[Mandrake the Magician #9] (Table of Contents: 11)

Mandrake the Magician / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Fred Fredericks
Inks
Fred Fredericks
Colors
?

Genre
adventure; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Mandrake; Lothar
Reprints

Terror from Outer Space (Table of Contents: 12)

Mandrake the Magician / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Giovanni Fiorentini; Gary Poole
Pencils
Domenico Mirabella
Inks
Domenico Mirabella
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Bill Harris (original editor)

Genre
adventure; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Mandrake; Nadra; Monark; Ilym; Magdor
Reprints

[Mandrake the Magician #10] (Table of Contents: 13)

Mandrake the Magician / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Fred Fredericks
Inks
Fred Fredericks
Colors
?

Genre
adventure; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Mandrake; Lothar; Narda
Reprints

The Haunting of Hawk Inn (Table of Contents: 14)

Mandrake the Magician / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Gary Poole
Pencils
Ray Bailey
Inks
Ray Bailey
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Bill Harris (original editor)

Genre
adventure; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Mandrake; Lothar; Narda; Titus
Reprints

[Four Color #752 - Mandrake, the Magician] (Table of Contents: 15)

Mandrake the Magician / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (painting)
Inks
? (painting)
Colors
? (painting)

Genre
adventure; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Mandrake
Reprints
Keywords
doves; stage magic; treasure chests

The Magic Maker (Table of Contents: 16)

Mandrake the Magician / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Lee Falk (plot); Paul S. Newman; Marshall McClintock
Pencils
Stan Campbell
Inks
Stan Campbell
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Genre
adventure; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Mandrake; Lothar; Narda; Burke Cavan; Torgel; Doctor Phantasmo
Synopsis
Mayoral candidate Burke Cavan hires rogue magician Dr. Phantasmo to use his hypnotic powers to disrupt the campaign of this opponent, incumbent Mayor Hillford.
Reprints

Tide of Treachery (Table of Contents: 17)

Mandrake the Magician / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Lee Falk (plot); Paul S. Newman; Marshall McClintock
Pencils
Stan Campbell
Inks
Stan Campbell
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Genre
adventure; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Mandrake; Lothar; Narda; Burke; Craven; Justin Shain
Synopsis
While on a vacation cruise along the North Atlantic coast of Canada, Mandrake, Lothar, and Narda become involved in a plot to force fishermen out of business in order to buy their property on Bundy Bay, a place of extreme high and low tides.
Reprints

Focus: Interview with Fred Fredericks (Table of Contents: 18)

text article / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Spike Barkin; Fred Fredericks
Letters
typeset
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Mandrake the Magician
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Contents
  4. 3. Mandrake - A Magician for the Ages
    Mandrake the Magician
  5. 4. [Mandrake the Magician #6]
    Mandrake the Magician
  6. 5. The Incredible Space Menace
    Mandrake the Magician
  7. 6. [Mandrake the Magician #7]
    Mandrake the Magician
  8. 7. Jungle Drums, Part 1
    Mandrake the Magician
  9. 8. [Jungle Drums] Part 2: Return of King Lothar
    Mandrake the Magician
  10. 9. [Mandrake the Magician #8]
    Mandrake the Magician
  11. 10. The Telltale Doll
    Mandrake the Magician
  12. 11. [Mandrake the Magician #9]
    Mandrake the Magician
  13. 12. Terror from Outer Space
    Mandrake the Magician
  14. 13. [Mandrake the Magician #10]
    Mandrake the Magician
  15. 14. The Haunting of Hawk Inn
    Mandrake the Magician
  16. 15. [Four Color #752 - Mandrake, the Magician]
    Mandrake the Magician
  17. 16. The Magic Maker
    Mandrake the Magician
  18. 17. Tide of Treachery
    Mandrake the Magician
  19. 18. Focus: Interview with Fred Fredericks
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