(1993)

Cartoon Books, 1993 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
0.00 Free
Pages
20
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
?
Brand
?
Editing
Jeff Smith ?
Color
Color cover; Black and White interior
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Coated stock
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
One-Shot

Issue Notes

Hero Premiere Edition; giveaway; "Bone is (TM) and (c) 1993 Jeff Smith. The entire contents of this book is (c) Jeff Smith because when you get right down to it, the whole thing was his idea. Please do not infringe on this copyright and force us to send the rat creatures after you. It is, after all, the season for Peace on Earth and Good Will toward all. Now shut up and eat your quiche."


Bone Holiday Special (Table of Contents)

Bone / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jeff Smith
Pencils
Jeff Smith
Inks
Jeff Smith
Colors
Jeff Smith
Letters
Jeff Smith

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; humor
Characters
Fone Bone; rat creatures
Synopsis
Fone Bone offers two rat creatures a present.

Table of Contents (Table of Contents: 1)

Bone / table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jeff Smith
Letters
[typeset]

Indexer Notes

inside front cover

Happy Winter Solstice! (Table of Contents: 2)

Bone / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Jeff Smith
Pencils
Jeff Smith
Inks
Jeff Smith
Letters
Jeff Smith

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; humor
Characters
Fone Bone; Smiley Bone; Phoney Bone; Thorn; Gran'ma Ben
Synopsis
The Bone cousins, Thorn and Gran'ma Ben celebrate Winter Solstice. Fone Bone gives two rat creatures a hot quiche.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

done especially for Hero preview

1993 (Table of Contents: 3)

Bone / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jeff Smith
Inks
Jeff Smith
Letters
Jeff Smith

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; humor
Characters
Fone Bone; Smiley Bone; Phoney Bone; Thorn; Gran'ma Ben
Synopsis
Fone Bone, Smiley Bone and Thorn sing carols. Gran'ma Ben has roped Phoney Bone to the top of a Winter Solstice tree.

Animation, Art and Bone (Table of Contents: 4)

Bone / text article / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Kurtz
Pencils
Jeff Smith
Inks
Jeff Smith
Letters
[typeset]
Editing
Frank Kurtz?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; humor
Characters
Jeff Smith; Fone Bone; Phoney Bone; Thorn
Synopsis
An interview with Bone creator Jeff Smith by Frank Kurtz.

Indexer Notes

Five illustrations by Jeff Smith.

Early Bone (Table of Contents: 5)

Bone / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Jeff Smith
Pencils
Jeff Smith
Inks
Jeff Smith
Letters
Jeff Smith; [typeset]

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; humor
Characters
Jeff Smith; Fone Bone; Phoney Bone; Thorn
Synopsis
Early incarnations of the Bone strip: one from the sixties, an early Bone and four early Thorn.

[Bone covers] (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Pencils
Jeff Smith
Inks
Jeff Smith
Letters
Jeff Smith

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; humor
Characters
Fone Bone; Phoney Bone; Smiley Bone; Thorn
Synopsis
Previews of covers of Bone #11-13, including uninked #13.

Cartoon Books keeps all issues of Bone in print! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Bone / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Bone / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jeff Smith
Inks
Jeff Smith

Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Fone Bone
Synopsis
Fone Bone carries a quiche to the forest.

Indexer Notes

Reprinted panel from story; back cover

Editing
Related Scans
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Bone Holiday Special
    Bone
  2. 1. Table of Contents
    Bone
  3. 2. Happy Winter Solstice!
    Bone
  4. 3. 1993
    Bone
  5. 4. Animation, Art and Bone
    Bone
  6. 5. Early Bone
    Bone
  7. 6. [Bone covers]
    Bone
  8. 7. Cartoon Books keeps all issues of Bone in print!
    Bone
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Bone
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Patrick Lemaire
  • John P. Selegue
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Jochen G.
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Matthias Hofmann
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • John P. Selegue