The Complete Carl Barks Disney Library #[16] - Walt Disney's Uncle Scrooge: The Lost Crown of Genghis Khan
(July 2017)

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29.99 USD
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240
On-sale date
2017-07-12
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fantagraphics Books, Inc.
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FB
ISBN
978-1-68396-013-3 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781683960133
Editing
Gary Groth (publisher and executive editor); J. Michael Catron (senior editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
7.5" x 10.25" (19.05 cm x 26.03 cm)
Binding
Hardcover
Publishing Format
Ongoing Series

The Lost Crown of Genghis Khan! (Table of Contents)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Barks
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Garé Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uncle Scrooge; Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie; Gu, the Abominable Snowman
Synopsis
Uncle Scrooge and the boys travel to Asia in search of a fantastic treasure lost in the Hindu Kush mountains.
Reprints

[The Art of Security] (Table of Contents: 1)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Carl Barks
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Letters
Garé Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis
Uncle Scrooge paints an angry policeman on his bedroom window to deter burglars.
Reprints

Land Beneath the Ground! (Table of Contents: 2)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 27 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Barks
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Garé Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie; Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis
Uncle Scrooge, Donald and his nephews explore under Duckburg and meet the earthquake makers.
Reprints
Keywords
earthquake

[Fashion Forecast] (Table of Contents: 3)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Carl Barks
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Letters
Garé Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis
Uncle Scrooge checks with the weather bureau about it being spring to allow him to change his hat.
Reprints

[Mush] (Table of Contents: 4)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 0.88 page (report information)

Script
Carl Barks
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Garé Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis
Uncle Scrooge rushes his dog sled through ice and snow to a restaurant that serves mush.
Reprints

[Gold Rush] (Table of Contents: 5)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Carl Barks
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Letters
Garé Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uncle Scrooge; Donald Duck
Synopsis
Armed with a fake gold nugget, Scrooge dupes unwitting beachgoers into buying out his hardware store's prospecting gear.
Reprints

[Faulty Fortune] (Table of Contents: 6)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 7.75 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Barks
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Garé Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie; Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis
Convinced that he's struck oil on a square inch of land deeded to him in a cereal box, Scrooge enlists his nephews' help to buy up enough cereal-box deeds to build an oil well.
Reprints

[Fireflies are free] (Table of Contents: 7)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 0.88 page (report information)

Script
Carl Barks
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis
To beat the rising electric rates for his reading lamp, Scrooge collects a jar full of luminescent insects.
Reprints

[Early to Build] (Table of Contents: 8)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Carl Barks
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Letters
Garé Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis
Uncle Scrooge wants to build an office on a plot of land and asks an urban planner for the style of the building.
Reprints

The Second-Richest Duck (Table of Contents: 9)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Barks
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Garé Barks

Genre
adventure; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uncle Scrooge; Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie; Flintheart Glomgold (intro)
Synopsis
Scrooge goes to South Africa to match his wealth against that of Flintheart Glomgold, proclaimed to be the richest duck in the world. After comparing their wealth, Scrooge and Flintheart find that the title of richest duck hangs on who has saved the largest ball of string. They roll their string across open African country to determine whose roll is the longest.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on February 2, 1956. First appearance of Flintheart Glomgold. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (M. Lilien, 1982).

[Buffo or Bust] (Table of Contents: 10)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Carl Barks
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Letters
Garé Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis
Scrooge is "sculpted" in mud by the great Buffo.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on February 23, 1956. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (M. Lilien, 1982).

[Pound for Sound] (Table of Contents: 11)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Carl Barks
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Letters
Garé Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis
Scrooge and Donald sneak into a concert.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on February 23, 1956. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (M. Lilien, 1982).

[Migrating Millions] (Table of Contents: 12)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 6.75 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Barks
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Garé Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie; Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis
Scrooge, told his money bin is in the way of a new turnpike, moves it first to a valley and then to a hilltop, but can't escape "progress."
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on February 9, 1956. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (M. Lilien, 1982).

[China Shop Shakeup] (Table of Contents: 13)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 0.88 page (report information)

Script
Carl Barks
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis
Scrooge accidentally breaks a teacup in the china shop, then makes matters worse when he loses his temper after being hit with a bill for $5.00.
Reprints

Back to Long Ago! (Table of Contents: 14)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Barks
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Garé Barks

Genre
adventure; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uncle Scrooge; Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie; Mesmer J. Spellcaster
Synopsis
A hypnotist, behind on his rent, trades Scrooge nine minutes of hypnotism for his arrears. While under the spell, Scrooge learns that he was Matey McDuck of the British navy in an earlier life, and helped to bury a treasure on an island in the Caribbean. He heads for the island, but Donald has been hypnotized, too, and he and nephews have the same destination.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on April 26, 1956. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (M. Lilien, 1982).

[Fertile Assets] (Table of Contents: 15)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Carl Barks
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Letters
Garé Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis
Scrooge's choice of minerals to fertilize his garden yields most unusual fruit.
Reprints

[Backyard Bonanza] (Table of Contents: 16)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Carl Barks
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Letters
Garé Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis
Uncle Scrooge taps the rich natural resources of his backyard to beat the high cost of fuel oil.
Reprints

[The Eyes Have It] (Table of Contents: 17)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Carl Barks
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Letters
Garé Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis
Visiting a scenic overlook, eagle-eyed Scrooge spots a single coin on the mountainside from three miles away.
Reprints

[The Colossalest Surprize Quiz Show] (Table of Contents: 18)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 5.75 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Barks
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Garé Barks

Job Number
[W US 16-05]
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie; Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis
Scrooge must feign ignorance on a TV quiz show to avoid winning the grand prize that will land him in a higher tax bracket.
Reprints

A Cold Bargain (Table of Contents: 19)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 26.75 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Barks
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Garé Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uncle Scrooge; Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie; Brutopian ambassador
Synopsis
Scrooge wins a priceless ball of "bombastium" at auction, then goes to great lengths to keep it from thawing, evaporating, and falling into the hands of a ruthless foreign ambassador.
Reprints

Tree Trick (Table of Contents: 20)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Carl Barks
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uncle Scrooge; Beagle Boys
Synopsis
In order to move his money past the Beagle Boys, Uncle Scrooge puts a small tree over his money in a money bag.
Reprints

The Secret Book (Table of Contents: 21)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 0.9 page (report information)

Script
Carl Barks
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Garé Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis
Uncle Scrooge buys a book on how to make money.
Reprints

[Relative Reaction] (Table of Contents: 22)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 0.88 page (report information)

Script
Carl Barks
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Letters
Garé Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis
Scrooge dresses shabbily when a relative comes to ask for a loan.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on May 24, 1956. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (M. Lilien, 1982).

Land of the Pygmy Indians (Table of Contents: 23)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 27 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Barks
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Garé Barks

Genre
adventure; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uncle Scrooge; Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie
Synopsis
Scrooge buys a huge tract of land in the Canadian wilds so that the can get away from Duckburg's crowds and smoke and noise, but finds that the "unpopulated" land he has bought is actually the home of the Peeweegahs, tiny Indians who speak in the rhythms like those of Longfellow's "Song of Hiawatha." The ducks are captured by the Peeweegahs, and to prove that they mean no harm, Donald must land an enormous sturgeon.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on November 15, 1956. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (M. Lilien, 1982).

[Net Worth] (Table of Contents: 24)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Carl Barks
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Garé Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uncle Scrooge
Synopsis
Scrooge hesitates at jumping from a burning building into a net.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on November 15, 1956. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (M. Lilien, 1982).

[Fantastic River Race] (Table of Contents: 25)

Uncle Scrooge / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Barks
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Garé Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uncle Scrooge; Rachet Gearloose (Gyro's grandfather); Beagle Boys (Blackheart Beagle); Grandma Duck
Synopsis
Scrooge tells Grandma Duck of his days as the skipper of a steamboat, when he and Rachet Gearloose, Gyro's grandfather, raced the Beagle family's steamboat to pick up a cargo of gold bound for New Orleans.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on January 10, 1957. Pages are three panels deep. Synopsis by Michael Barrier from "Carl Barks and the Art of the Comic Book" (M. Lilien, 1982).

[All Season Hat] (Table of Contents: 26)

Donald Duck / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Carl Barks
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)
Letters
Garé Barks

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Donald Duck; Uncle Scrooge
Reprints

Happy New Year (Table of Contents: 27)

Uncle Scrooge / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Carl Barks
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uncle Scrooge
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art submitted on May 24, 1956. Dell "Pledge to Parents" removed and full artwork restored at bottom 0.12 page.

Story Notes (Table of Contents: 28)

text article / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Alberto Beccatini; Joseph Cowles; R. Fiore; Craig Fischer; Jared Gardner; Leonardo Gori; Thad Komorowski; Rich Kreiner; Stefano Priarone; Francesco Stajano; Matthias Wivel; Daniel F. Yezbick
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Letters
typeset

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Synopsis
Brief commentary on each story (see notes). Also included are the cover reprints listed below.

Indexer Notes

* Priarone ("The Lost Crown of Genghis Khan")
* Yezbick ("Land Beneath the Ground")
* Fischer ("Faulty Fortune")
* Beccatini ("The Second-Richest Duck")
* Fiore ("Migrating Millions")
* Gardner ("Back to Long Ago")
* Kreiner ("The Colassalest Surprise Quiz Show")
* Gori/Stajano ("A Cold Bargain")
* Wivel ("Land of the Pygmy Indians")
* Komorowsi ("Fantastic River Race")
* Cowles (one-pagers)

[Coin Castle] (Table of Contents: 29)

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

Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uncle Scrooge; Huey; Dewey; Louie
Synopsis
Huey, Dewey and Louie build a castle using Uncle Scrooge's coins.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Between pages 1 and 2 of Story Notes.

[Dollar Shaped Cookies] (Table of Contents: 30)

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

Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uncle Scrooge
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Between pages 4 and 5 of Story Notes.

[Tips on Preserving] (Table of Contents: 31)

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

Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uncle Scrooge
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Between pages 7 and 8 of Story Notes. Art submitted on September 15, 1955.

[Dollar Bill Wreath] (Table of Contents: 32)

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

Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uncle Scrooge
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Between pages 8 and 9 of Story Notes.

[Daisy Fortune Teller] (Table of Contents: 33)

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

Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uncle Scrooge; Daisy Duck
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Between pages 9 and 10 of Story Notes. Art submitted on August 16, 1956.

[Watering Money Tree] (Table of Contents: 34)

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

Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Colors
? (Western Publishing Production Shop)

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Uncle Scrooge
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art submitted August 6, 1956.

Back to What Should Have Been (Table of Contents: 35)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
J. Michael Catron
Pencils
Carl Barks
Inks
Carl Barks
Letters
typeset

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Synopsis
Commentary on restoration work done for "Back to Long Ago," "Land Beneath the Ground," and "A Cold Bargain."

Carl Barks: Life Among the Ducks (Table of Contents: 36)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Donald Ault
Pencils
Alan Light (photo)
Inks
Alan Light (photo)
Colors
Alan Light (photo)
Letters
typeset

Reprints

Contributors (Table of Contents: 37)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Synopsis
Biographies of all contributors to Story Notes article.

Where Did These Stories First Appear? (Table of Contents: 38)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Synopsis
Bibliography of all stories and covers reprinted in the volume.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Lost Crown of Genghis Khan!
    Uncle Scrooge
  2. 1. [The Art of Security]
    Uncle Scrooge
  3. 2. Land Beneath the Ground!
    Uncle Scrooge
  4. 3. [Fashion Forecast]
    Uncle Scrooge
  5. 4. [Mush]
    Uncle Scrooge
  6. 5. [Gold Rush]
    Uncle Scrooge
  7. 6. [Faulty Fortune]
    Uncle Scrooge
  8. 7. [Fireflies are free]
    Uncle Scrooge
  9. 8. [Early to Build]
    Uncle Scrooge
  10. 9. The Second-Richest Duck
    Uncle Scrooge
  11. 10. [Buffo or Bust]
    Uncle Scrooge
  12. 11. [Pound for Sound]
    Uncle Scrooge
  13. 12. [Migrating Millions]
    Uncle Scrooge
  14. 13. [China Shop Shakeup]
    Uncle Scrooge
  15. 14. Back to Long Ago!
    Uncle Scrooge
  16. 15. [Fertile Assets]
    Uncle Scrooge
  17. 16. [Backyard Bonanza]
    Uncle Scrooge
  18. 17. [The Eyes Have It]
    Uncle Scrooge
  19. 18. [The Colossalest Surprize Quiz Show]
    Uncle Scrooge
  20. 19. A Cold Bargain
    Uncle Scrooge
  21. 20. Tree Trick
    Uncle Scrooge
  22. 21. The Secret Book
    Uncle Scrooge
  23. 22. [Relative Reaction]
    Uncle Scrooge
  24. 23. Land of the Pygmy Indians
    Uncle Scrooge
  25. 24. [Net Worth]
    Uncle Scrooge
  26. 25. [Fantastic River Race]
    Uncle Scrooge
  27. 26. [All Season Hat]
    Donald Duck
  28. 27. Happy New Year
    Uncle Scrooge
  29. 28. Story Notes
  30. 29. [Coin Castle]
    Uncle Scrooge
  31. 30. [Dollar Shaped Cookies]
    Uncle Scrooge
  32. 31. [Tips on Preserving]
    Uncle Scrooge
  33. 32. [Dollar Bill Wreath]
    Uncle Scrooge
  34. 33. [Daisy Fortune Teller]
    Uncle Scrooge
  35. 34. [Watering Money Tree]
    Uncle Scrooge
  36. 35. Back to What Should Have Been
  37. 36. Carl Barks: Life Among the Ducks
  38. 37. Contributors
  39. 38. Where Did These Stories First Appear?
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