(September 1981)

Marvel UK, 1979 Series
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Price
0.40 GBP; 0.56 IEP
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Ltd.
Brand
A Marvel Monthly
Barcode
?
Editing
Paul Neary
Color
Colour cover; Black-and-white interior
Dimensions
Magazine-size
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

Flying Again..! (Table of Contents)

Captain Britain / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Alan Davis (signed)
Inks
Alan Davis (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Elitta Fell

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Britain
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Honour Thy Father (Table of Contents: 1)

Avengers / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
David Michelinie
Pencils
John Byrne
Inks
Klaus Janson
Colors
?
Letters
Diana Albers

Genre
superhero
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Before I'd Be Slave (Table of Contents: 2)

X-Men / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Denny O'Neil
Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Tom Palmer
Colors
?
Letters
Jean Izzo

Genre
superhero
Reprints

[A New Life] (Table of Contents: 3)

Captain Britain / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Neary; Dave Thorpe
Pencils
Alan Davis
Inks
Alan Davis
Letters
Peri Godbold

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Britain; Merlyn; Arthur; Jackdaw (first appearance); Crazy Gang [Conjurors (first appearance, villain); Mad Jim Jaspers (first appearance, villain); Jester (first appearance, villain); Queen of Hearts (first appearance, villain); The Knave (first appearance, villain); Executioner (first appearance, villain); Tweedledope (first appearance, villain); Dormouse (first appearance, villain)]
Synopsis
Captain Britain is returned home to England by Merlyn with a new costume which has the powers of his scepter integrated into it. He and his elf sidekick, Jackdaw, arrive right in the middle of a bank robbery being perpetrated by the Crazy Gang. After the gang is rousted and escapes, Cap learns that the world he has been sent to is an alternate version of earth and not the one he remembers.
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Indexer Notes

No in-story credits; Full credits given in X-Men Archives Featuring Captain Britain (Marvel, 1995 series); Throughout this series, Merlyn's name is alternately spelled the classic way as "Merlin" with no rhyme or reason for the difference in spelling.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Flying Again..!
    Captain Britain
  2. 1. Honour Thy Father
    Avengers
  3. 2. Before I'd Be Slave
    X-Men
  4. 3. [A New Life]
    Captain Britain
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