([October] 1999)

DC, 1999 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
14.95 USD; 23.50 CAD
Pages
196
On-sale Date
1999-08-04
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Suggested for Mature Readers
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Paradox Press
Brand
Factoid Books; [Paradox Press]
ISBN
1-56389-501-3 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
761941217079 00111
Printer
Printed in Canada
Editing
Jim Higgins (credited) (editor); Andy Helfer (credited as Andrew Helfer) (group editor)
Color
color cover; black and white interior
Dimensions
8 1/5 inches by 10 7/8 inches
Paper Stock
cardstock cover; matte interior
Binding
squarebound
Publishing Format
one-shot

Issue Notes

Letterers for interior sequences are listed as a group on page below indicia: Kurt Hathaway, Bob Lappan, Jason Little, and the artists who lettered their own stories.

One of the seventeen Paradox Press series of Big Books:
1994 - The Big Book of Urban Legends
1995 - The Big Book of Death; The Big Book of Weirdos; The Big Book of Conspiracies;
1996 - The Big Book of Freaks; The Big Book of Little Criminals; The Big Book of Hoaxes; The Big Book of Thugs
1997 - The Big Book of Losers; The Big Book of The Unexplained; The Big Book of Martyrs; The Big Book of Scandal
1998 - The Big Book of Bad; The Big Book of the Weird Wild West
1999 - The Big Book of Vice; The Big Book of Grimm
2000 - The Big Book of the '70s

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Cebollero (credited) (painting)
Inks
John Cebollero (credited) (painting)
Colors
John Cebollero (credited) (painting)
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

The Big Book of Grimm (Table of Contents: 1)

credits, title page / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Colleen Doran (credited)
Inks
Colleen Doran (credited)
Letters
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Synopsis
Stories collected by the Brothers Grimm as channeled by Jonathan Vankin.

Indexer Notes

Title page with illustration.

Table of Contents (Table of Contents: 2)

table of contents / 2 pages (report information)

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Letters
typeset

Family Hell (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Letters
typeset

Reprints

Aschenputtel or Cinderella (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
George Freeman (credited)
Inks
George Freeman (credited)
Letters
?

The Juniper Tree (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Marshall Rogers (credited as Wm. Marshall Rogers)
Inks
Marshall Rogers (credited as Wm. Marshall Rogers)
Letters
?

The Twelve Brothers (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Charlie Adlard (credited as Charles Adlard)
Inks
Charlie Adlard (credited as Charles Adlard)
Letters
?

The Poor Boy in the Grave (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Christopher Schenck (credited)
Inks
Christopher Schenck (credited)
Letters
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On-Eye, Two-Eyes, and Three-Eyes (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Chris Jordan (credited)
Inks
Chris Jordan (credited)
Letters
?

The Mother-in-Law (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Shep Hendrix (credited as Shepherd Hendrix)
Inks
Shep Hendrix (credited as Shepherd Hendrix)
Letters
?

The Girl with No Hands (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Randy DuBurke (credited)
Inks
Randy DuBurke (credited)
Letters
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The Goose Girl (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Roger Langridge (credited)
Inks
Roger Langridge (credited)
Letters
?

The Little Old Man (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Nick Bertozzi (credited)
Inks
Nick Bertozzi (credited)
Letters
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The Subborn Child (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Adam DeKraker (credited)
Inks
Adam DeKraker (credited)
Letters
?

Prisoners of Childhood (Table of Contents: 14)

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

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Introduction to Chapter Two: Prisoners of Childhood.

Snow White (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Charles Vess (credited)
Inks
Charles Vess (credited)
Letters
Charles Vess

Tom Thumb (Table of Contents: 16)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Bob Fingerman (credited)
Inks
Bob Fingerman (credited)
Letters
?

Hansel & Gretel (Table of Contents: 17)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
John Cebollero (credited)
Inks
John Cebollero (credited)
Letters
?

Rapunzel (Table of Contents: 18)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Colleen Doran (credited)
Inks
Colleen Doran (credited)
Letters
?

The Boy Who Learned How to Shudder (Table of Contents: 19)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Gregory Benton (credited)
Inks
Gregory Benton (credited)
Letters
?

Thief & Master (Table of Contents: 20)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Jamal Igle (credited as Jamal Yaseem Igle)
Inks
Jamal Igle (credited as Jamal Yaseem Igle)
Letters
?

Brier Rose or the Sleeping Beauty (Table of Contents: 21)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Richard Piers Rayner (credited)
Inks
Richard Piers Rayner (credited)
Letters
?

Little Red Cap (Table of Contents: 22)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Cliff Chiang (credited)
Inks
Cliff Chiang (credited)
Letters
?

Brother and Sister (Table of Contents: 23)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Tom Sutton (credited)
Inks
Tom Sutton (credited)
Letters
?

Nuptial Nightmares (Table of Contents: 24)

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

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Introduction to Chapter Three: Nuptial Nightmares.

Six Servants (Table of Contents: 25)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Steve Leialoha (credited)
Inks
Keith Giffen (credited)
Letters
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Fitcher's Bird (Table of Contents: 26)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Parker (credited)
Inks
Jeff Parker (credited)
Letters
?

Allerleirauh (Table of Contents: 27)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
James Romberger (credited)
Inks
James Romberger (credited)
Letters
?

Clever Hans (Table of Contents: 28)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Hunt Emerson (credited)
Inks
Hunt Emerson (credited)
Letters
?

Bride of the Rabbit (Table of Contents: 29)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Steven Weissman (credited as Steve Weissman)
Inks
Steven Weissman (credited as Steve Weissman)
Letters
Steven Weissman (credited as Steve Weissman)

Sweetheart Roland (Table of Contents: 30)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
James Francis (credited)
Inks
James Francis (credited)
Letters
?

The Robber Bridegroom (Table of Contents: 31)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
José María Beroy (credited as J. M. Beroy)
Inks
José María Beroy (credited as J. M. Beroy)
Letters
?

The Twelve Huntsmen (Table of Contents: 32)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Alfonso Font (credited)
Inks
Alfonso Font (credited)
Letters
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How Mrs. Fox Got Married Again (Table of Contents: 33)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Bill Alger (credited)
Inks
Bill Alger (credited)
Letters
?

Joys and Sorrows (Table of Contents: 34)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Harvey Richards (credited)
Inks
Harvey Richards (credited)
Letters
?

Magical Strangers (Table of Contents: 35)

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

Script
Jonathan Vankin
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Introduction to Chapter Four: Magical Strangers.

Puss in Boots (Table of Contents: 36)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Rick Geary (credited)
Inks
Rick Geary (credited)
Letters
Rick Geary

Three Snake Leaves (Table of Contents: 37)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Mike Perkins (credited)
Inks
Mike Perkins (credited)
Letters
?

The Old Woman in the Forest (Table of Contents: 38)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Karl Heitmueller (credited)
Inks
Karl Heitmueller (credited)
Letters
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Hans My Hedgehog (Table of Contents: 39)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Joe Staton (credited)
Inks
Joe Staton (credited)
Letters
?

Rumplestiltskin (Table of Contents: 40)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Jim Fern (credited)
Inks
Jim Fern (credited)
Letters
?

The Frog Prince (Table of Contents: 41)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Mike Collins (credited as Michael Collins)
Inks
Mike Collins (credited as Michael Collins)
Letters
?

The Gnome (Table of Contents: 42)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Tayyar Ozkan (credited)
Inks
Tayyar Ozkan (credited)
Letters
?

3 Stories About Elves (Table of Contents: 43)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Vincent Deporter (credited)
Inks
Vincent Deporter (credited)
Letters
?

The Golden Goose (Table of Contents: 44)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Sergio Aragonés (credited)
Inks
Sergio Aragonés (credited)
Letters
?

Snow White & Rose Red (Table of Contents: 45)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Matt Brooker (credited as D'Israeli D'Emon Draughtsman)
Inks
Matt Brooker (credited as D'Israeli D'Emon Draughtsman)
Letters
?

Lessons Learned - The Hard Way (Table of Contents: 46)

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

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Introduction to Chapter Five: Lessons Learned - The Hard Way.

Bearskin (Table of Contents: 47)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Gahan Wilson (credited)
Inks
Gahan Wilson (credited)
Letters
?

The Crows (Table of Contents: 48)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Dean Haspiel (credited)
Inks
Dean Haspiel (credited)
Letters
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The Devil's Smelly Brother (Table of Contents: 49)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Seth Fisher (credited)
Inks
Seth Fisher (credited)
Letters
?

The Sun Will Bring It to Light (Table of Contents: 50)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Jason Little (credited)
Inks
Jason Little (credited)
Letters
?

Mother Hulda (Table of Contents: 51)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Dame Darcy (credited)
Inks
Dame Darcy (credited)
Letters
?

The Poor Man and the Rich Man (Table of Contents: 52)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Rick Burchett (credited)
Inks
Rick Burchett (credited)
Letters
?

Godfather Death (Table of Contents: 53)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Steve Mannion (credited)
Inks
Steve Mannion (credited)
Letters
?

Dog and Sparrow (Table of Contents: 54)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
James Kochalka (credited)
Inks
James Kochalka (credited)
Letters
?

The Three Army Surgeons (Table of Contents: 55)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Alan Kupperberg (credited)
Inks
Alan Kupperberg (credited)
Letters
?

The Queen Bee (Table of Contents: 56)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
David Roach (credited)
Inks
David Roach (credited)
Letters
?

The Poor Man in Heaven (Table of Contents: 57)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Scott Cohn (credited)
Inks
Scott Cohn (credited)
Letters
?

Old Sultan (Table of Contents: 58)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Joe Chiappetta (credited)
Inks
Joe Chiappetta (credited)
Letters
?

Clever Else (Table of Contents: 59)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Jonathan Vankin (credited)
Pencils
Alec Stevens (credited)
Inks
Alec Stevens (credited)
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 60)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Cliff Chiang (credited)
Inks
Cliff Chiang (credited)

Biographies (Table of Contents: 61)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Short biographies on the writer and artists featured in the book.

Bibliography (Table of Contents: 62)

text article / 1 page (report information)

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Letters
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Indexer Notes

List of sources.

Copyright Information (Table of Contents: 63)

text article / 1 page (report information)

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Letters
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Editing
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Big Book of Grimm
  3. 2. Table of Contents
  4. 3. Family Hell
  5. 4. Aschenputtel or Cinderella
  6. 5. The Juniper Tree
  7. 6. The Twelve Brothers
  8. 7. The Poor Boy in the Grave
  9. 8. On-Eye, Two-Eyes, and Three-Eyes
  10. 9. The Mother-in-Law
  11. 10. The Girl with No Hands
  12. 11. The Goose Girl
  13. 12. The Little Old Man
  14. 13. The Subborn Child
  15. 14. Prisoners of Childhood
  16. 15. Snow White
  17. 16. Tom Thumb
  18. 17. Hansel & Gretel
  19. 18. Rapunzel
  20. 19. The Boy Who Learned How to Shudder
  21. 20. Thief & Master
  22. 21. Brier Rose or the Sleeping Beauty
  23. 22. Little Red Cap
  24. 23. Brother and Sister
  25. 24. Nuptial Nightmares
  26. 25. Six Servants
  27. 26. Fitcher's Bird
  28. 27. Allerleirauh
  29. 28. Clever Hans
  30. 29. Bride of the Rabbit
  31. 30. Sweetheart Roland
  32. 31. The Robber Bridegroom
  33. 32. The Twelve Huntsmen
  34. 33. How Mrs. Fox Got Married Again
  35. 34. Joys and Sorrows
  36. 35. Magical Strangers
  37. 36. Puss in Boots
  38. 37. Three Snake Leaves
  39. 38. The Old Woman in the Forest
  40. 39. Hans My Hedgehog
  41. 40. Rumplestiltskin
  42. 41. The Frog Prince
  43. 42. The Gnome
  44. 43. 3 Stories About Elves
  45. 44. The Golden Goose
  46. 45. Snow White & Rose Red
  47. 46. Lessons Learned - The Hard Way
  48. 47. Bearskin
  49. 48. The Crows
  50. 49. The Devil's Smelly Brother
  51. 50. The Sun Will Bring It to Light
  52. 51. Mother Hulda
  53. 52. The Poor Man and the Rich Man
  54. 53. Godfather Death
  55. 54. Dog and Sparrow
  56. 55. The Three Army Surgeons
  57. 56. The Queen Bee
  58. 57. The Poor Man in Heaven
  59. 58. Old Sultan
  60. 59. Clever Else
  61. 60. [no title indexed]
  62. 61. Biographies
  63. 62. Bibliography
  64. 63. Copyright Information
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