(1988)

Marvel, 1987 Series
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Price:
9.95 USD; 13.95 CAD
Pages:
76
On-sale date:
1988-01-12
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
e [Epic]
ISBN:
0-87135-282-6 Search at WorldCat
Editing:
Archie Goodwin (Editor in Chief); Margaret Clark; Steve Buccellato; Claudine Giraud (consulting editor); David Scroggy (consulting editor); Jim Shooter (consulting editor); Jean-Marc Lofficier (editor Starwatcher Graphics); Randy Lofficier (editor Starwatcher Graphics)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
8.25" x 11" (20.9 cm x 27.94 cm) (issues 1-8); 8.5" x 11.5" (21.59 cm x 29.21 cm) (issue 9)
Binding:
Softcover
Publishing Format:
Was On-Going Series

Issue Notes

Published as Epic Graphic Novel: Moebius 5- The Gardens of Aedena. The indicia publisher name used is "The Marvel Entertainment Group." The on-sale date is the publication date reported in the U. S. Copyright Office filing.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Inks:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Colors:
?

Characters:
Stel; Atan
Reprints:

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

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)

Moebius 5: The Gardens of Aedena (Table of Contents: 2)

credits, title page / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Inks:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Title page with story and production credits; indicia page with list of other Epic Moebius graphic novels

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

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Inks:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Colors:
?

Indexer Notes

Full-page illustration

The Road to Aedena (Table of Contents: 4)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jean-Marc Lofficier; Randy Lofficier
Pencils:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Inks:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Introduction page includes a small Moebius drawing

The Gardens of Aedena (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 51 pages (report information)

Script:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]; Jean-Marc Lofficier (translator); Randy Lofficier (translator)
Pencils:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Inks:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Colors:
Geoffrey C. Everts; Claudine Giraud; Peter Ramsey
Letters:
Jim Novak

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Stel; Atan; Master Burg; Monster
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This was the first time a Moebius story was published first in English. At the time of publication it had not yet been published in France.

Afterword to The Gardens of Aedena (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]; Jean-Marc Lofficier (translator); Randy Lofficier (translator)
Pencils:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Inks:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Includes a small drawing

Journey to the Center of an Unfaithful Body (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]; Jean-Marc Lofficier (translator); Randy Lofficier (translator)
Pencils:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Inks:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Colors:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Letters:
Phil Felix

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Major G; Professor; “Second”
Reprints:

Story Notes (Table of Contents: 8)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]; Jean-Marc Lofficier (translator); Randy Lofficier (translator)
Pencils:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Inks:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Includes a small drawing

The Thousandth Contract (Table of Contents: 9)

Hit Man / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]; Jean-Marc Lofficier (translator); Randy Lofficier (translator)
Pencils:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Inks:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Colors:
Peter Ramsey
Letters:
Jack Morelli

Genre:
humor; crime
Characters:
The Killer [Edouardo Hammer]; Inspector Briggs [Philo Vance]
Reprints:
  • from ?

The Fury of Revenge (2nd Episode) (Table of Contents: 10)

Hit Man / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]; Jean-Marc Lofficier (translator); Randy Lofficier (translator)
Pencils:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Inks:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Colors:
Peter Ramsey
Letters:
Jack Morelli

Genre:
humor; crime
Characters:
Edouardo Schwankrisner [Ed McLynn]; Inspector Briggs; Morton
Reprints:
  • from ? [as La Fureur de la vengeance]

The Secret of the Old Mine (3rd Episode) (Table of Contents: 11)

Hit Man / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]; Jean-Marc Lofficier (translator); Randy Lofficier (translator)
Pencils:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Inks:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Colors:
Peter Ramsey
Letters:
Jack Morelli

Genre:
humor; crime
Characters:
Edouardo Schwankrisner [Ed McLynn]; Inspector Briggs; Dora; Jill
Reprints:
  • from ? [as Le Secret de la mine]

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

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)

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

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Inks:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Colors:
?

Synopsis:
Back cover with a portion of a black & white panel from the main story.