Marvel Classics Comics #30 - The Arabian Nights [Standard Edition]
(1977)

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Volume
1
Price
0.60 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1977-11-22
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
?
Barcode
0714860257930
Editing
Roger Slifer; Ralph Macchio (associate editor)

Issue Notes

The comic adapts material from "One Thousand and One Nights," also known in English as "The Arabian Nights." The original work is a collection of Middle Eastern and South Asian folklore dating from the Islamic Golden Age, roughly contemporaneous with the European Middle Ages.

The indicia lists the title as Marvel Classics Comics Series Featuring The Arabian Nights.

The on-sale date is the publication date reported in the U. S. Copyright Office filing.
This issue has variants:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Arabian Nights / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gene Colan
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Colors
?
Letters
Irving Watanabe; Gaspar Saladino (logo)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover art credits from Nick Caputo via the GCD Error List (22 September 2006)

About the Author (Table of Contents: 1)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ralph Macchio ?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover contains the indicia and credits for this issue along with an article about the Arabian Nights.

The Arabian Nights (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 48 pages (report information)

Script
Doug Moench
Pencils
Yong Montaño
Inks
Yong Montaño
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
Denise Wohl

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

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

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Howard Chaykin (signed)
Inks
Howard Chaykin (signed); Neal Adams (see notes)

Indexer Notes

Neal Adams assisted on the inking according to an interview by Howard Chaykin in Comic Book Artist v2#5 (note from Classics Illustrated historian John Haufe)

On Sale Now! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Arabian Nights
  2. 1. About the Author
  3. 2. The Arabian Nights
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
  5. 4. On Sale Now!
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