Taboo #9
(September 1995)

Volume
1
Price
14.95 USD
Pages
132
Indicia Frequency
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Indicia / Colophon Publisher
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Brand
?
ISBN
?
Barcode
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Editing
Philip Amara
Color
Color Cover; Black & White Interior
Paper Stock
Cardstock Cover

Terrible Infant (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Alan M. Clarke (painting)
Inks
Alan M. Clarke (painting)
Colors
Alan M. Clarke (painting)

Genre
horror-suspense

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

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Paul Komoda (painting)
Inks
Paul Komoda (painting)
Colors
Paul Komoda (painting)
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover features painting by Paul Komoda as well as indicia information.

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

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
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Letters
typeset

Introduction (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Dave Sim
Letters
typeset

Taboo: A Chronology (Table of Contents: 4)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Brief history of Taboo, including thumbnails of past covers and brief credit listings.

The Vampire (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Jan Neruda (original story); Alec Stevens (adaptation)
Pencils
Alec Stevens
Inks
Alec Stevens
Letters
Alec Stevens

Genre
horror-suspense

Gator Bait: The Crimes Of Joe D. Ball (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Michael H. Price
Pencils
Lamberto Alvarez
Inks
Lamberto Alvarez
Letters
Lamberto Alvarez

Genre
horror-suspense

Dr. Miro's Masterpiece (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Jeff Dickinson
Pencils
Jeff Dickinson
Inks
Jeff Dickinson
Letters
Jeff Dickinson

Genre
horror-suspense

...in the Garden (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Stephen Blue
Pencils
Stephen Blue
Inks
Stephen Blue
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense

The Worms Crawl In... (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Chet Williamson
Pencils
Tim Truman
Inks
Tim Truman
Letters
Mary Kelleher

Genre
horror-suspense

Grue Love (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense

The New Ecology Of Death (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
James Robert Smith
Pencils
Mike Hoffman
Inks
Mike Hoffman
Letters
Mike Hoffman

Genre
horror-suspense

One Day In Hell, God Spoke (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Tony Salmons
Pencils
Tony Salmons
Inks
Tony Salmons
Letters
Tony Salmons

Genre
horror-suspense

After Life (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script
Dave Thorpe
Pencils
Adrian Potts
Inks
Adrian Potts
Letters
Adrian Potts

Genre
horror-suspense

The Coconut Garden (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mark David Dietz
Pencils
Mark David Dietz
Inks
Mark David Dietz
Letters
Mark David Dietz

Genre
horror-suspense

Hunting And Gathering (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Phillip Hester
Pencils
Phillip Hester
Inks
Phillip Hester
Letters
Phillip Hester

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

The Joys of Childhood (Table of Contents: 16)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Angela Bocage
Pencils
Angela Bocage
Inks
Angela Bocage
Letters
Angela Bocage

Genre
horror-suspense

Circumcision: A Beginner's Manual (Table of Contents: 17)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Phillip Hester
Pencils
Phillip Hester
Inks
Phillip Hester
Letters
Phillip Hester

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Taboo Is Taboo / From Hell (Table of Contents: 18)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Stephen R. Bissette; Alan Moore
Pencils
Stephen R. Bissette
Inks
Stephen R. Bissette
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Two text articles on the history of Taboo. Stephen Bissette's "Taboo Is Taboo" runs on the left seven-eighths of each of the first three pages, and then on the full remaining pages. Alan Moore's "From Hell" remembrances run in a column on the right-hand side of the first three pages.

Indexer Notes

Spot illustrations by Stephen R. Bissette on pages after the Alan Moore text piece ends.

Nekroplasm (Table of Contents: 19)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Kenneth R. Smith (painting)
Inks
Kenneth R. Smith (painting)
Colors
Kenneth R. Smith (painting)

Genre
horror-suspense

To Know Them By Heart (Table of Contents: 20)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Alan M. Clarke (painting)
Inks
Alan M. Clarke (painting)
Colors
Alan M. Clarke (painting)

Genre
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Terrible Infant
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. [Table of Contents]
  4. 3. Introduction
  5. 4. Taboo: A Chronology
  6. 5. The Vampire
  7. 6. Gator Bait: The Crimes Of Joe D. Ball
  8. 7. Dr. Miro's Masterpiece
  9. 8. ...in the Garden
  10. 9. The Worms Crawl In...
  11. 10. Grue Love
  12. 11. The New Ecology Of Death
  13. 12. One Day In Hell, God Spoke
  14. 13. After Life
  15. 14. The Coconut Garden
  16. 15. Hunting And Gathering
  17. 16. The Joys of Childhood
  18. 17. Circumcision: A Beginner's Manual
  19. 18. Taboo Is Taboo / From Hell
  20. 19. Nekroplasm
  21. 20. To Know Them By Heart
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