Taboo #5
(1991)

Volume
1
Price
14.95 USD
Pages
134
Indicia Frequency
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
?
Brand
?
ISBN
?
Barcode
?
Editing
Stephen R. Bissette
Color
Color Cover; Black & White Interior
Paper Stock
Cardstock Cover

Issue Notes

Published in association with Tundra Publishing Ltd.


Bogman (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jeff Jones (painting)
Inks
Jeff Jones (painting)
Colors
Jeff Jones (painting)

Genre
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Title for cover painting taken from the Table of Contents.

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

Lost Girls / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Melinda Gebbie (painting)
Inks
Melinda Gebbie (painting)
Colors
Melinda Gebbie (painting)

Keywords
adult

Indexer Notes

Framing device around image by Mark Martin and Stephen R. Bissette.

[Table of Contents] (Table of Contents: 2)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mark Nelson
Inks
Mark Nelson
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Table of contents, with spot illustrations by Mark Nelson.

[Indicia] (Table of Contents: 3)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Charles Burns
Inks
Charles Burns
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Indicia, copyright information, and acknowledgments, with spot illustrations.

Seeing Is Not Believing (Table of Contents: 4)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Douglas E. Winter
Pencils
Clive Barker
Inks
Clive Barker
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Introduction by horror novelist Douglas E. Winter, with spot illustrations by Clive Barker.

["39th and Norton" Introduction] (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
James Ellroy
Letters
typeset

39th and Norton (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Tom Marnick (plot, script); Dennis Ellefson (plot)
Pencils
Tom Marnick
Inks
Dennis Ellefson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime; horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Based on the Black Dahlia murders.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Through the Habitrails / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jeff Nicholson
Inks
Jeff Nicholson

Genre
horror-suspense

["Through the Habitrails" Introduction] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
Stephen R. Bissette
Letters
typeset

It's Not Your Juice (Table of Contents: 9)

Through the Habitrails / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jeff Nicholson
Pencils
Jeff Nicholson
Inks
Jeff Nicholson
Letters
Chad Woody

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Increasing the Gerbils (Table of Contents: 10)

Through the Habitrails / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Jeff Nicholson
Pencils
Jeff Nicholson
Inks
Jeff Nicholson
Letters
Chad Woody

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Jar Head (Table of Contents: 11)

Through the Habitrails / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Jeff Nicholson
Pencils
Jeff Nicholson
Inks
Jeff Nicholson
Letters
Chad Woody

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

["Lost Girls" Introduction] (Table of Contents: 12)

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

Script
Stephen R. Bissette
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Two page illustration is printed on a thicker, yellow paper stock.

Book One: Older Children, Chapter One: The Mirror (Table of Contents: 13)

Lost Girls / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Alan Moore
Pencils
Melinda Gebbie (painting)
Inks
Melinda Gebbie (painting)
Colors
Melinda Gebbie (painting)
Letters
C. D. Alexander

Reprints
Keywords
adult

["Better Things to Do" Introduction] (Table of Contents: 14)

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

Script
Stephen R. Bissette
Letters
typeset

Better Things to Do (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jeff Jones
Pencils
Jeff Jones
Inks
Jeff Jones
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense

["Baby's on Fire" Introduction] (Table of Contents: 16)

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

Script
Stephen R. Bissette
Letters
typeset

Baby's on Fire (Table of Contents: 17)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Matt Howarth
Pencils
Matt Howarth
Inks
Matt Howarth
Letters
Matt Howarth

Genre
horror-suspense

["Akimbo" Introduction] / ["Verse from a Viscera Vase II" Introduction] (Table of Contents: 18)

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

Script
Stephen R. Bissette
Letters
typeset

Akimbo (Table of Contents: 19)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Rick Grimes
Pencils
Rick Grimes
Inks
Rick Grimes
Letters
Rick Grimes

Genre
horror-suspense

Verse from a Viscera Vase II (Table of Contents: 20)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Michael H. Price
Pencils
Adrian Martinez
Inks
Adrian Martinez
Letters
Adrian Martinez

Genre
horror-suspense

["Again" Introduction] (Table of Contents: 21)

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

Script
Stephen R. Bissette
Letters
typeset

Again (Table of Contents: 22)

comic story / 27 pages (report information)

Script
Ramsey Campbell (original story); Michael Zulli (adaptation)
Pencils
Michael Zulli
Inks
Michael Zulli
Letters
Michael Zulli

Genre
horror-suspense

["This Is Dynamite" Introduction] (Table of Contents: 23)

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

Script
Stephen R. Bissette
Letters
typeset

This Is Dynamite (Table of Contents: 24)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
S. Clay Wilson
Pencils
S. Clay Wilson
Inks
S. Clay Wilson
Letters
S. Clay Wilson

Genre
horror-suspense
Keywords
adult

["From Hell" Title Page] (Table of Contents: 25)

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

Script
Alan Moore
Pencils
Eddie Campbell
Inks
Eddie Campbell
Letters
typeset

Reprints

Chapter Four: "What Doth the Lord Require of Thee?" (Table of Contents: 26)

From Hell / comic story / 38 pages (report information)

Script
Alan Moore
Pencils
Eddie Campbell
Inks
Eddie Campbell
Letters
Eddie Campbell

Genre
crime; historical; horror-suspense
Characters
Walter Sickert; Princess Alexandra; Queen Victoria; William Gull; John Netley
Synopsis
The Royal family learns of Prince Eddie's indescretions. Victoria orders Gull to kill the prostitutes. Gull and Netley take a mystic's tour of London.
Reprints

"Dawn at the Crematorium" #28 (Table of Contents: 27)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Rolf Stark (painted)
Inks
Rolf Stark (painted)
Colors
Rolf Stark (painted)

Genre
horror-suspense

My Only Love (Table of Contents: 28)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Michael Zulli (painted)
Inks
Michael Zulli (painted)
Colors
Michael Zulli (painted)

Genre
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Bogman
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Lost Girls
  3. 2. [Table of Contents]
  4. 3. [Indicia]
  5. 4. Seeing Is Not Believing
  6. 5. ["39th and Norton" Introduction]
  7. 6. 39th and Norton
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Through the Habitrails
  9. 8. ["Through the Habitrails" Introduction]
  10. 9. It's Not Your Juice
    Through the Habitrails
  11. 10. Increasing the Gerbils
    Through the Habitrails
  12. 11. Jar Head
    Through the Habitrails
  13. 12. ["Lost Girls" Introduction]
  14. 13. Book One: Older Children, Chapter One: The Mirror
    Lost Girls
  15. 14. ["Better Things to Do" Introduction]
  16. 15. Better Things to Do
  17. 16. ["Baby's on Fire" Introduction]
  18. 17. Baby's on Fire
  19. 18. ["Akimbo" Introduction] / ["Verse from a Viscera Vase II" Introduction]
  20. 19. Akimbo
  21. 20. Verse from a Viscera Vase II
  22. 21. ["Again" Introduction]
  23. 22. Again
  24. 23. ["This Is Dynamite" Introduction]
  25. 24. This Is Dynamite
  26. 25. ["From Hell" Title Page]
  27. 26. Chapter Four: "What Doth the Lord Require of Thee?"
    From Hell
  28. 27. "Dawn at the Crematorium" #28
  29. 28. My Only Love
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