(March 2017)

Dark Horse, 2017 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
49.99 USD; 65.99 CAD
Pages
184
On-sale Date
2017-03-15
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dark Horse Comics, Inc.
Brand
?
ISBN
1-5067-0355-0; 978-1-5067-0355-8 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781506703558 54999
Editing
John Lind
Color
Color
Dimensions
10" x 14"
Binding
Hardcover
Publishing Format
Collected Edition

Issue Notes

Brands: Dark Horse Books; Kitchen Sink Books; la Cité internationale de la bande dessinée et de l'image; Society of Illustrators
This issue has variants:
Parts of this issue are reprinted:

Will Eisner, the Centennial Celebration 1917-2017 (Table of Contents)

The Spirit / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Colors
Will Eisner (painted)

Genre
detective-mystery
Reprints
No image yet

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

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Script
various (see notes)
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Blurbs by Dave Gibbons, Scott McCloud, Harvey Kurtzman, Michael Chabon, Juanjo Guarnido

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

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
? (photography)
Inks
? (photography)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Photograph of Eisner's drawing board as he left it in 2005 with a short excerpt from an October 13, 1941 Philadelphia Record interview.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

The Spirit / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
... Really, what is there about me that simply invites trouble?
Genre
detective-mystery
Reprints
  • from The Spirit 1947.05.25

Will Eisner, the Centennial Celebration 1917-2017 (Table of Contents: 6)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Letters
typeset

Will Eisner, Genius of American Comics (Table of Contents: 7)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jean-Pierre Mercier
Letters
typeset

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

The Spirit / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Peter Poplaski
Inks
Peter Poplaski
Colors
Peter Poplaski

Genre
detective-mystery

The Spirit Diaspora and the Graphic Revolution (Table of Contents: 9)

text article / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Gravett
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

The Spirit / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Colors
Will Eisner

Genre
detective-mystery
Reprints

Jam (Table of Contents: 11)

The Spirit / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Letters
Will Eisner

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Will Eisner; Denis Kitchen
Reprints

The Art, Tools, and Techniques of Will Eisner (Table of Contents: 12)

text article / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Denis Kitchen
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

The Spirit / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
The Spirit; Denis Kitchen

Indexer Notes

date: 1983

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script
John Lind
Pencils
? (photography)
Inks
? (photography)
Colors
? (photography)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In 2017, Eisner would have been a hundred years old.

Indexer Notes

A short presentation of Eisner with a large color photograph.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner

Indexer Notes

Two picturesque illustrations from the early 30s.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photography)
Inks
? (photography)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

1941 portrait of Will Eisner

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Colors
Will Eisner

Indexer Notes

1936 painting.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18)

Bozo the Robot / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils
Gill Fox
Inks
Gill Fox
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Bozo the Robot; Wings Wendall (inset); Black Ace (inset); The Invisible Hood (inset); Archie O'Toole (inset)
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19)

Espionage / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gill Fox ?
Inks
Gill Fox ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
spy
Characters
Black X; Bozo the Robot; Archie O'Toole; Wings Wendall; Invisible Hood
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20)

Espionage Starring Black Ace / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Letters
Will Eisner

Genre
spy
Characters
a European ruler

Indexer Notes

Page 1 original art from Smash Comics (Quality Comics, 1939 series) #5.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21)

Espionage / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Letters
Will Eisner

Genre
spy

Indexer Notes

Page 4 original art of Smash Comics (Quality Comics, 1939 series) #6

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 22)

Espionage / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Letters
Will Eisner

Genre
spy

Indexer Notes

Page 3 original art of Smash Comics (Quality Comics, 1939 series) #8

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 23)

The Spirit / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Colors
Joe Kubert
Letters
Zoltan Szenics

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
The Spirit [Denny Colt] (introduction); Commissioner Dolan (introduction)
Reprints
  • from The Spirit (The Sunday Star) June 2, 1940

Indexer Notes

Page 1

The Prom (Table of Contents: 24)

The Spirit / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
detective-mystery
Reprints
  • from The Spirit (1940 Series) December 1, 1940

Indexer Notes

Title page for the original art

"The Spirit" of '41 (Table of Contents: 25)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (photography)
Inks
? (photography)
Letters
typeset

Reprints
  • from Philadelphia Record

[The Ellen Dolan Detective Agency] (Table of Contents: 26)

The Spirit / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
detective-mystery
Reprints
  • from The Spirit (1940 Series) April 27, 1941

Indexer Notes

Page 6 original art

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 27)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photography)
Inks
? (photography)

Indexer Notes

Portrait of US Army Warrant Officer, Will Eisner, 1943

Order From S.N.L's (Table of Contents: 28)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Colors
Will Eisner (painted)
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

For the Ordnance Division of the Army.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 29)

cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Colors
Will Eisner (painted)

Characters
Joe Dope

Indexer Notes

For the Ordnance Division.

Care For Your Sidearms (Table of Contents: 30)

cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Colors
Will Eisner (painted)
Letters
Will Eisner

Characters
Joe Dope

Handle Equipment Right (Table of Contents: 31)

cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Colors
Will Eisner
Letters
Will Eisner

Characters
Joe Dope

Indexer Notes

For the Ordnance Division of the Army.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 32)

cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Colors
Will Eisner (painted)
Letters
Will Eisner

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm tired of taking the rap

Indexer Notes

For the Ordnance Division.

The Murder of a Fine Cal. 50 (Table of Contents: 33)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Colors
Will Eisner (painted)
Letters
Will Eisner

Characters
Joe Dope

Indexer Notes

For the Ordnance Division.

[The Haunt] (Table of Contents: 34)

The Spirit / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
John Spranger
Inks
Will Eisner; Bob Palmer
Letters
Martin DeMuth

Genre
detective-mystery
Reprints
  • from The Spirit (1940 Series) October 27, 1946

Indexer Notes

Original art from the title page

Competition (Table of Contents: 35)

The Spirit / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner; Jerry Grandenetti
Letters
Abe Kanegson

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
P'Gell; Saree
Reprints
  • from The Spirit (1940 Series) August 3, 1947

Indexer Notes

Original art for the title page

Li'l Adam (Table of Contents: 36)

The Spirit / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner; Jules Feiffer
Inks
Will Eisner; Jerry Grandenetti
Colors
?
Letters
Abe Kanegson

Genre
detective-mystery
Reprints
  • from The Spirit (The Chicago Sun) July 20, 1947

Indexer Notes

Title page

Li'l Adam (Table of Contents: 37)

The Spirit / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner; Jules Feiffer
Inks
Will Eisner; Jerry Grandenetti
Letters
Abe Kanegson

Genre
detective-mystery
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Original art.

[Slippery Eall] (Table of Contents: 38)

The Spirit / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner; Jerry Grandenetti (backgrounds)
Inks
Will Eisner; Jerry Grandenetti (backgrounds)
Letters
Abe Kanegson

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Slippery Eall (introduction, modelled on Eisner); Bellows (Kanegson); Dapperish (Grandenetti); The Spirit
Synopsis
The Spirit is at the state prison waiting for a rumored jail break.

Indexer Notes

Page 4 original art The Spirit November 30, 1947

Umbrella Handles (Table of Contents: 39)

The Spirit / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner; Jerry Grandenetti (backgrounds)
Inks
Will Eisner; Jerry Grandenetti (backgrounds)
Letters
Abe Kanegson

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
The Spirit
Reprints
  • from The Spirit (1940 Series) December 28, 1947

Indexer Notes

Original art from the title page

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 40)

The Spirit / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Reprints
  • from The Chicago Sun

[The Story of Gerhard Shnobble] (Table of Contents: 41)

The Spirit / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
André LeBlanc
Letters
Abe Kanegson

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Gerhard Shnobble (introduction)
Reprints
  • from The Spirit (1940 series) September 5, 1948

Indexer Notes

Original art from the title page

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 42)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photography)
Inks
? (photography)

Indexer Notes

Eisner in 1941

Quirte (Table of Contents: 43)

The Spirit / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Letters
Abe Kanegson

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Ebony White; Klink; The Spirit; Ellen Dolan; Commissioner Dolan; Quirte; Little Fox Hermit
Synopsis
Quirte spends Thanksgiving in the hills, with only his bag of gold dust for company. And the ghosts...
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Original art

A Slow Ship to Shanghai (Table of Contents: 44)

The Spirit / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Letters
Abe Kanegson

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
The Spirit; Thorne Strand
Synopsis
The Spirit is kidnapped and imprisoned on a ship with an all-woman crew.
Reprints
  • from The Spirit (1940 Series) January 30, 1949

Indexer Notes

Original art from the title page.

The Spirit Now Deputy (Table of Contents: 45)

The Spirit / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
Will Eisner; Jules Feiffer
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Letters
Abe Kanegson

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Commissioner Dolan; Ellen Dolan; Ebony White
Synopsis
The governor pardons the Spirit and makes him an official deputy to Dolan.
Reprints
  • from The Spirit (1940 Series) April 24, 1949

Indexer Notes

Original art from the title page.

Hamid Jebru (Table of Contents: 46)

The Spirit / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
Will Eisner; Jules Feiffer
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Colors
?
Letters
Abe Kanegson

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
The Spirit; Hamid Jebru
Synopsis
The Spirit searches the world for Hamid Jebru, who is wanted for murder in Central City.
Reprints
  • from The Spirit (1940 Series) May 8, 1949

Indexer Notes

Original art for the title page

Nickles Nerser (Table of Contents: 47)

The Spirit / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jules Feiffer
Pencils
Will Eisner; Jerry Grandenetti
Inks
Will Eisner
Letters
Abe Kanegson

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Commissioner Dolan; Nickles Nerser
Synopsis
The Spirit is wanted for assault and attempted murder.
Reprints
  • from The Spirit (1940 Series) February 5, 1950

Indexer Notes

Original art from the title page

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 48) (Expand) /

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

The Island (Table of Contents: 49)

The Spirit / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Jules Feiffer
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Letters
Abe Kanegson

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Spirit; Jewel of Gezah; Sand Saref; Archie Flye
Synopsis
Sand and the Spirit are adrift at sea on a raft. Soon they land on a new island where they meet the Spirit's old enemy Archie Flye.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Original art

Teacher's Pet (Table of Contents: 50)

The Spirit / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
P'Gell
Synopsis
P'Gell turns up as a teacher at a prep school.
Reprints
  • from The Spirit (1940 Series) September 10, 1950

Indexer Notes

Original art for the title page

Happy New Year (Table of Contents: 51)

The Spirit / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jules Feiffer
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Letters
Abe Kanegson

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Will Eisner; Jules Feiffer
Reprints
  • from The Spirit (1940 Series) December 31, 1950

Indexer Notes

Original art for the title page

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 52)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints
  • from PS, the Preventive Maintenance Monthly (Department of the Army, 1951 series) #120

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 53)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints
  • from PS, the Preventive Maintenance Monthly (Department of the Army, 1951 series) #143

If It's Not Your Echelon Don't Fool With It! (Table of Contents: 54)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Original art for a poster for the United States Army Republic of Vietnam

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 55)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photography)
Inks
? (photography)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Eisner working on the title page of The Spirit (New York Herald Tribune).

Stop Lindsay (Table of Contents: 56)

The Spirit / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
The Spirit; Ellen Dolan; John Lindsay; William F. Buckley; Abe Beam
Reprints
  • from New York Herald Tribune Sunday Magazine January 9, 1966

The Soaring Sixties (Table of Contents: 57)

The Spirit / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Letters
Will Eisner

Genre
detective-mystery

Indexer Notes

date: 1972

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 58)

The Spirit / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Colors
Will Eisner
Letters
Will Eisner

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
The Spirit; P'Gell; Commissioner Dolan; Ellen Dolan; Saree
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 59)

The Spirit / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Letters
Will Eisner

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
The Spirit; P'Gell

Indexer Notes

Alternate pencil rough for the cover of The Spirit (Kitchen Sink, 1973 series) #2

[The Capistrano Jewels] (Table of Contents: 60)

The Spirit / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner (wash)
Letters
Will Eisner

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
The Spirit; P'Gell
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 61)

The Spirit / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Will Eisner
Letters
Will Eisner

Indexer Notes

Four cover roughs for The Spirit Coloring Book.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 62)

The Spirit / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Letters
typeset

Genre
detective-mystery

Indexer Notes

Original cover art for The Spirit Coloring Book (Poorhouse Press, 1974)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 63)

The Spirit / illustration / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils
Will Eisner
Letters
Will Eisner

Genre
detective-mystery

Special All Ebony Issue (Table of Contents: 64)

The Spirit / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Colors
Ken Kelly

Genre
detective-mystery
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 65)

The Spirit / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Colors
Will Eisner

Genre
detective-mystery

Indexer Notes

The Spirit #7 cover rough.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 66)

illustration / 0.3 page (report information)

Pencils
Will Eisner
Letters
Will Eisner

Indexer Notes

Will Eisner's Spirit Casebook of True Haunted Houses & Ghosts

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 67)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.3 page (report information)

Pencils
Will Eisner (painted)
Inks
Will Eisner (painted)
Colors
Will Eisner (painted)
Letters
typeset

Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 68)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Colors
Will Eisner (painted)

Indexer Notes

Original cover art for Will Eisner's Spirit Casebook of True Haunted Houses and Ghosts.

The Ghost at 226 5th Ave. New York City, N.Y. (Table of Contents: 69)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Letters
typeset

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Original art. Four pages to one.

The Ghost Cavalry of La Bassee (Table of Contents: 70)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Letters
typeset

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Original art. Four pages to one.

A Small Business (Table of Contents: 71)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Letters
Will Eisner

A Small Business (Table of Contents: 72)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Letters
Will Eisner

Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 73)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.3 page (report information)

Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Letters
Will Eisner

Genre
drama
Characters
Frimme Hersh
Reprints

A Contract With God (Table of Contents: 74)

illustration / 0.35 page (report information)

Pencils
Will Eisner
Letters
Will Eisner

Indexer Notes

Pencil rough

A Contract With God (Table of Contents: 75)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Letters
Will Eisner

Indexer Notes

Inked cover art

The Super (Table of Contents: 76)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Letters
Will Eisner

Genre
drama

Indexer Notes

Original art

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 77)

The Spirit / cover reprint (on interior page) / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Colors
Will Eisner (painted)

Genre
detective-mystery
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 78)

The Spirit / comic story / 1.65 pages (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Letters
Will Eisner

First Line of Dialogue or Text
He's out cold.
Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Will Eisner; Cat Yronwode; Denis Kitchen; cleaning lady
Synopsis
The editors try to clean up the office.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Two versions in original art.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 79)

The Spirit / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Peter Poplaski
Inks
various (see notes)

Genre
detective-mystery
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Peter Poplaski inked Commissioner Dolan, Mr. Carrion, Ellen Dolan and the thugs to the left of the Spirit; Will Eisner inked the Spirit, Sand Saref and Silk Satin; Milton Caniff inked P'Gell; John Pound inked Ebony and the Vulture; Denis Kitchen inked the Octopus; Richard Corben inked the three thugs to the right of the Spirit; Leslie Cabarga inked woman at the bottom of the pile.
Original art.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 80)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photography)
Inks
? (photography)

Characters
Will Eisner

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 81)

Life on Another Planet / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Colors
Will Eisner (painted)

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Painted art

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 82)

Life on Another Planet / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Letters
Will Eisner

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What's with that guy Bludd?
Genre
science fiction
Reprints

A Life Force (Table of Contents: 83)

illustration / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Will Eisner

A Life Force (Table of Contents: 84)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Colors
?

Reprints

Three (Table of Contents: 85)

A Life Force / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Letters
Will Eisner

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Izzy the cockroach fell to the floor
Genre
drama
Characters
Jacob Shtarkah; Izzy the Cockroach
Synopsis
An old man faces the loss of his job.
Reprints
Keywords
soap opera

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 86)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photography)
Inks
? (photography)
Colors
? (photography)

Characters
Will Eisner

Indexer Notes

circa 1993

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 87)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Letters
Will Eisner

Indexer Notes

Four pencil roughs for To the Heart of the Storm

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 88)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Letters
Will Eisner

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yes?

Indexer Notes

pages 15-20, original art from To the Heart of the Storm.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 89)

The Spirit / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner

Genre
detective-mystery

Indexer Notes

Original art wraparound cover Wizard: The Guide to Comics (1993)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 90)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Letters
Will Eisner

First Line of Dialogue or Text
... so how was it over there?

Indexer Notes

page 92 of Dropsie Avenue (1995)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 91)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photography)
Inks
? (photography)
Colors
? (photography)

Indexer Notes

Eisner working on page 92 of Dropsie Avenue (1994)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 92)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photography)
Inks
? (photography)

Indexer Notes

Eisner receiving his Reuben Award (1998)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 93)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photography)
Inks
? (photography)
Colors
? (photography)

Indexer Notes

The Reuben Outstanding Cartoonist of the Year 1998 award for Eisner

Last Day in Vietnam (Table of Contents: 94)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Will Eisner

Indexer Notes

Cover pencil rough

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 95)

Last Day in Vietnam / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Colors
Will Eisner (signed painting)

Genre
war
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 96)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Letters
Will Eisner

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey, hey, hey!!

Indexer Notes

pages 25-28 from Last Day in Vietnam

Fagin (Table of Contents: 97)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Will Eisner
Letters
Will Eisner

Indexer Notes

Cover rough

Fagin the Jew (Table of Contents: 98)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Colors
Will Eisner (signed, painted)

Genre
drama; historical
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 99)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner (inkwash)
Letters
Will Eisner

First Line of Dialogue or Text
... are there no gentile money lenders or sly receivers of suspect goods in London?
Characters
Fagin; Charles Dickens

Indexer Notes

pages 113-114 of Fagin the Jew

The Plot (Table of Contents: 100)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Letters
Will Eisner

Indexer Notes

Two alternate pencil roughs for pages 1 and 2 of The Plot.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 101)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Letters
Will Eisner

Indexer Notes

Pencil roughs for pages 195, 103, 193, 194 which became pages 116-119 of the published version.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 102)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner

Indexer Notes

pages 116-119 of The Plot.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 103)

The Spirit / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Will Eisner

Genre
detective-mystery

Indexer Notes

Concept drawings for a Spirit statue.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 104)

The Escapist / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner (inkwash)
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Pages 1-6.

The Escapist and the Spirit (Table of Contents: 105)

The Spirit; The Escapist / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner (inkwash); Alex Saviuk (assist)
Letters
Will Eisner

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
The Spirit; The Escapist; P'Gell
Synopsis
The Spirit is carrying the first edition of 'The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay' when he's caught by P'Gell, who wants the book for herself. Fortunately, the Spirit ends up in a cell with the Escapist who sets the Spirit free.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 106)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photography)
Inks
? (photography)

Indexer Notes

Eisner inking To the Heart of the Storm

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 107)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photography)
Inks
? (photography)
Colors
? (photography)

Indexer Notes

Eisner's brushes

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 108)

The Spirit / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.19 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob Palmer
Inks
Bob Palmer
Colors
Jamison
Letters
Martin deMuth

Genre
detective-mystery
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 109)

The Spirit / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.19 page (report information)

Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
The Spirit
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 110)

The Spirit / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.24 page (report information)

Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Colors
Allen Passalaqua
Letters
typeset

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
The Spirit
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 111)

The Spirit / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.19 page (report information)

Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Colors
Jamison

Genre
detective-mystery
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 112)

The Spirit / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.19 page (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner; John Spranger
Inks
Will Eisner
Colors
Jamison
Letters
Martin deMuth

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
The Spirit; P'Gell
Reprints

Will Eisner's Enduring Legacy in Print (Table of Contents: 113)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
John Lind
Letters
typeset

Will Eisner's The Spirit: Artist's Edition (Table of Contents: 114)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner

Will Eisner's The Spirit: Artist's Edition (Table of Contents: 115)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner

Last Day in Vietnam (Table of Contents: 116)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Colors
Will Eisner (signed, painted)

Genre
war
Reprints

A Contract With God (Table of Contents: 117)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner

Reprints
  • from A Contract With God (Norton, 2017)

Indexer Notes

Centennial edition, introduction by Scott McCloud

To the Heart of the Storm (Table of Contents: 118)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Colors
?

Reprints

Comics and Sequential Art (Table of Contents: 119)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Letters
typeset

Reprints
  • from Comics and Sequential Art (Norton, 2008)

The Plot: The Secret Story of the Protocols of the Elders of Zion (Table of Contents: 120)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Colors
?

Reprints

Will Eisner: Champion of the Graphic Novel (Table of Contents: 121)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner

Reprints
  • from Will Eisner: Champion of the Graphic Novel (Abrams, 2015)

A Short Biography of Will Eisner (Table of Contents: 122)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Nancy Groper
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 123)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Credits and indicia

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 124)

The Spirit / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
The Spirit; Mr. Carrion

Indexer Notes

Date: 1977

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 125) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 126) (Expand) /

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

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. Will Eisner, the Centennial Celebration 1917-2017
    The Spirit
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
  6. 5. ["... Really, what is there about me that simply invites trouble?"]
    The Spirit
  7. 6. Will Eisner, the Centennial Celebration 1917-2017
  8. 7. Will Eisner, Genius of American Comics
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    The Spirit
  10. 9. The Spirit Diaspora and the Graphic Revolution
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    The Spirit
  12. 11. Jam
    The Spirit
  13. 12. The Art, Tools, and Techniques of Will Eisner
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    The Spirit
  15. 14. ["In 2017, Eisner would have been a hundred years old."]
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Bozo the Robot
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Espionage
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Espionage Starring Black Ace
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
    Espionage
  23. 22. [no title indexed]
    Espionage
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
    The Spirit
  25. 24. The Prom
    The Spirit
  26. 25. "The Spirit" of '41
  27. 26. [The Ellen Dolan Detective Agency]
    The Spirit
  28. 27. [no title indexed]
  29. 28. Order From S.N.L's
  30. 29. [no title indexed]
  31. 30. Care For Your Sidearms
  32. 31. Handle Equipment Right
  33. 32. ["I'm tired of taking the rap"]
  34. 33. The Murder of a Fine Cal. 50
  35. 34. [The Haunt]
    The Spirit
  36. 35. Competition
    The Spirit
  37. 36. Li'l Adam
    The Spirit
  38. 37. Li'l Adam
    The Spirit
  39. 38. [Slippery Eall]
    The Spirit
  40. 39. Umbrella Handles
    The Spirit
  41. 40. [no title indexed]
    The Spirit
  42. 41. [The Story of Gerhard Shnobble]
    The Spirit
  43. 42. [no title indexed]
  44. 43. Quirte
    The Spirit
  45. 44. A Slow Ship to Shanghai
    The Spirit
  46. 45. The Spirit Now Deputy
    The Spirit
  47. 46. Hamid Jebru
    The Spirit
  48. 47. Nickles Nerser
    The Spirit
  49. 48. [no title indexed]
  50. 49. The Island
    The Spirit
  51. 50. Teacher's Pet
    The Spirit
  52. 51. Happy New Year
    The Spirit
  53. 52. [no title indexed]
  54. 53. [no title indexed]
  55. 54. If It's Not Your Echelon Don't Fool With It!
  56. 55. [no title indexed]
  57. 56. Stop Lindsay
    The Spirit
  58. 57. The Soaring Sixties
    The Spirit
  59. 58. [no title indexed]
    The Spirit
  60. 59. [no title indexed]
    The Spirit
  61. 60. [The Capistrano Jewels]
    The Spirit
  62. 61. [no title indexed]
    The Spirit
  63. 62. [no title indexed]
    The Spirit
  64. 63. [no title indexed]
    The Spirit
  65. 64. Special All Ebony Issue
    The Spirit
  66. 65. [no title indexed]
    The Spirit
  67. 66. [no title indexed]
  68. 67. [no title indexed]
  69. 68. [no title indexed]
  70. 69. The Ghost at 226 5th Ave. New York City, N.Y.
  71. 70. The Ghost Cavalry of La Bassee
  72. 71. A Small Business
  73. 72. A Small Business
  74. 73. [no title indexed]
  75. 74. A Contract With God
  76. 75. A Contract With God
  77. 76. The Super
  78. 77. [no title indexed]
    The Spirit
  79. 78. ["He's out cold."]
    The Spirit
  80. 79. [no title indexed]
    The Spirit
  81. 80. [no title indexed]
  82. 81. [no title indexed]
    Life on Another Planet
  83. 82. ["What's with that guy Bludd?"]
    Life on Another Planet
  84. 83. A Life Force
  85. 84. A Life Force
  86. 85. Three
    A Life Force
  87. 86. [no title indexed]
  88. 87. [no title indexed]
  89. 88. ["Yes?"]
  90. 89. [no title indexed]
    The Spirit
  91. 90. ["... so how was it over there?"]
  92. 91. [no title indexed]
  93. 92. [no title indexed]
  94. 93. [no title indexed]
  95. 94. Last Day in Vietnam
  96. 95. [no title indexed]
    Last Day in Vietnam
  97. 96. ["Hey, hey, hey!!"]
  98. 97. Fagin
  99. 98. Fagin the Jew
  100. 99. ["... are there no gentile money lenders or sly receivers of suspect goods in London?"]
  101. 100. The Plot
  102. 101. [no title indexed]
  103. 102. [no title indexed]
  104. 103. [no title indexed]
    The Spirit
  105. 104. [no title indexed]
    The Escapist
  106. 105. The Escapist and the Spirit
    The Spirit; The Escapist
  107. 106. [no title indexed]
  108. 107. [no title indexed]
  109. 108. [no title indexed]
    The Spirit
  110. 109. [no title indexed]
    The Spirit
  111. 110. [no title indexed]
    The Spirit
  112. 111. [no title indexed]
    The Spirit
  113. 112. [no title indexed]
    The Spirit
  114. 113. Will Eisner's Enduring Legacy in Print
  115. 114. Will Eisner's The Spirit: Artist's Edition
  116. 115. Will Eisner's The Spirit: Artist's Edition
  117. 116. Last Day in Vietnam
  118. 117. A Contract With God
  119. 118. To the Heart of the Storm
  120. 119. Comics and Sequential Art
  121. 120. The Plot: The Secret Story of the Protocols of the Elders of Zion
  122. 121. Will Eisner: Champion of the Graphic Novel
  123. 122. A Short Biography of Will Eisner
  124. 123. [no title indexed]
  125. 124. [no title indexed]
    The Spirit
  126. 125. [no title indexed]
  127. 126. ["Will Eisner The Centennial Celebration se base sur les expositions au Musée de la bande dessinée et à la Society of Illustrators"]
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