(March 2020)

Clover Press, 2020 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
12.99 USD
Pages
80
On-sale Date
2020-03
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
?
Brand
?
ISBN
978-1-951038-04-5 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781951038045 51299
Editing
Ed Catto; Craig Yoe; Robbie Robbins (design); Clizia Gussoni (production)
Color
Color
Dimensions
7.25" x 10.25"
Paper Stock
Glossy
Binding
Trade Paperback
Publishing Format
One-Shot

Pirates (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sol Brodsky (credited)
Inks
Sol Brodsky (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure

Indexer Notes

Front cover taken from a panel in a story from Buccaneers #8.

[Frontispiece] (Table of Contents: 1)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Howard Pyle (credited) (signed as HP)
Inks
Howard Pyle (credited) (signed as HP)

Genre
adventure

Indexer Notes

Illustration of pirates ready to attack.

Pirates (Table of Contents: 2)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bill Ely
Inks
Bill Ely
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure

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

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Howard Pyle (credited)
Inks
Howard Pyle (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure

Indexer Notes

Credits page with indicia and illustration by Pyle.

[The Return of Captain Claw] (Table of Contents: 4)

Hawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Robert Webb (signed)
Inks
Robert Webb (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Hawk; Captain Claw (villain)
Reprints

Alliance of Evil (Table of Contents: 5)

Captain Daring / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Reed Crandall
Inks
Les Zakarin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
historical
Characters
Captain Daring; Patch; Sir Mark Drayton (Governor of Illyria); Lady Delores Drayton; Captain Jigg (villain); Captain Foxx [aka the Red Fox)
Synopsis
Capturing the villainous Captain Jigg, Captain Daring is warned by his foe that he will never overcome the Red Fox. Sure enough, through deception, Captain Foxx takes over the island of Illyria and declares himself the new governor. Thanks to the daring of Lady Delores, Jigg and Foxx go at one another, allowing Daring and his men to overcome them.
Reprints
Keywords
Illyria; pirate; The Revenge (Captain Daring's ship)

Indexer Notes

Inker credit verified by Zakarin in interview with Jim Amash in Alter Ego #27 (August, 2003), which reprints the splash page.

Bloody Blackbeard (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Graham Ingels
Inks
Graham Ingels
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints

Blackbeard and the Vulture (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell?
Inks
Bob Powell?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Reprints
Keywords
pirate

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

The Hawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Will Eisner [as Willis B. Rensie] (credited)
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
As dawn breaks over the tropical town of...
Genre
historical
Characters
The Hawk; Sagua; Merrystone; Monk; Fluth
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Much abridged reprints of pages 41-50 of the original Eisner-Iger syndicated strip, reconfigured and reworked to fit the aspect ratio of the comic book page.

Most Notorious Buccaneers of the Seas (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Pencils
Mike Suchorsky
Inks
Mike Suchorsky
Colors
?
Letters
?; typeset

Genre
historical
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Faces and inking points to Suchorsky.

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

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

Pencils
Eugene Hughes (signed)
Inks
Eugene Hughes (signed)
Colors
?

Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Reprints
Keywords
Pirates

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

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

Pencils
Wally Wood [as Wood] (signed)
Inks
Wally Wood [as Wood] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Al Feldstein (logo design)

Genre
adventure
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Logo design credit from Todd Klein via his Facebook page, used with permission. He adds that Feldstein may have had the help of Ben Oda in this design.

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

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

Pencils
Reed Crandall [as R. Crandall] (signed)
Inks
Reed Crandall [as R. Crandall] (signed)
Colors
Marie Severin

Genre
adventure
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The cover is a swipe or homage to the Howard Pyle painting "Who Shall Be Captain?", 1911.

[Captain Daring fencing a pirate on stairs in a dungeon] (Table of Contents: 14)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Reed Crandall
Inks
Les Zakarin
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
historical
Characters
Captain Daring
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Ink credit verified by Zakarin in interview with Jim Amash in the pages of Alter Ego #27 (August, 2003).

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

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

Pencils
Carl Burgos
Inks
Carl Burgos
Colors
?

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Burgos credit per Nick Caputo, April 2011. Gary Watson originally credited Jack Abel.

Pirates Comics (Table of Contents: 16)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Charles Voight (credited); Morris Weiss (credited)
Inks
Charles Voight (credited); Morris Weiss (credited)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The most notorious buccaneers of the seas
Genre
adventure

Indexer Notes

Unpublished cover for Pirates Comics.

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

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
George Woodbridge (credited)
Inks
George Woodbridge (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure

Indexer Notes

Unpublished cover.

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

Black Roger / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Moslem corsairs were the terrors...
Genre
adventure; historical
Characters
Black Roger [Roger Randolph] (English lawyer, introduction); the Corsairs (villains, introduction for all)
Synopsis
The enemies of English lawyer Roger Randolph kidnap him and put him aboard a ship for America. When it was attacked by Corsairs, he proved his mettle with a sword and became the new Captain, Black Roger.
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Indexer Notes

Black Roger was not a super hero per se, but a masked historical hero in the vein of Zorro or the Black Pirate.

The Sea Witch (Table of Contents: 19)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mike Suchorsky
Inks
Mike Suchorsky
Letters
?

Genre
historical
Characters
Captain Sharpe (pirate); Ketch (pirate); Julian (pirate)
Synopsis
It was about 1680 when the Spanich Main was the nesting place of the foulest pitates in the western hemisphere, that Captain Sharpe brought in a captured rich prize to the harbour of Tortuga.
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All at Sea! (Table of Contents: 20)

Daffy & Dilly / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Frank Frazetta [as Fritz]
Inks
Frank Frazetta [as Fritz]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
A-542
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Synopsis
Daffy and Dilly are pirates.
Reprints

Pirate Fury! (Table of Contents: 21)

Dan Brand and Tipi [White Indian] / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Frank Frazetta (signed)
Inks
Frank Frazetta (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Dan Brand; Tipi
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This story uses a "Dan Brand and Tipi" logo.

Endpapers (Table of Contents: 22)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Howard Pyle (credited) (signed as HP)
Inks
Howard Pyle (credited) (signed as HP)

Genre
adventure

Indexer Notes

Illustration of a pirate ship sailing.

Yoe-Ho-Ho! (Table of Contents: 23) (Expand) /

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

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. Pirates
  2. 1. [Frontispiece]
  3. 2. Pirates
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
  5. 4. [The Return of Captain Claw]
    Hawk
  6. 5. Alliance of Evil
    Captain Daring
  7. 6. Bloody Blackbeard
  8. 7. Blackbeard and the Vulture
  9. 8. ["As dawn breaks over the tropical town of..."]
    The Hawk
  10. 9. Most Notorious Buccaneers of the Seas
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
  15. 14. [Captain Daring fencing a pirate on stairs in a dungeon]
    Captain Daring
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
  17. 16. Pirates Comics
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
  19. 18. ["The Moslem corsairs were the terrors..."]
    Black Roger
  20. 19. The Sea Witch
  21. 20. All at Sea!
    Daffy & Dilly
  22. 21. Pirate Fury!
    Dan Brand and Tipi [White Indian]
  23. 22. Endpapers
  24. 23. Yoe-Ho-Ho!
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