(April 2004)

Top Shelf, 2004 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price:
35.00 USD
Pages:
580
On-sale date:
2004-04
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Top Shelf Productions
Brand:
Top Shelf Productions
ISBN:
0-9585783-4-6 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
9780958578349 53500
Color:
color cover; black & white interior
Dimensions:
7.5" x 10" (19.1 cm x 25.4 cm)
Paper Stock:
cardstock cover
Binding:
squarebound

Issue Notes

With the sixth printing, Top Shelf became the US publisher of From Hell, earlier by Eddie Campbell Comics.

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

From Hell / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Eddie Campbell (signed, painted)
Inks:
Eddie Campbell (signed, painted)
Colors:
Eddie Campbell (signed, painted)

Genre:
crime
Reprints:

[Title Page & Credits] (Table of Contents: 1)

credits, title page / 2 pages (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Contents (Table of Contents: 2)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Prologue: The Old Men On The Shore (Table of Contents: 3)

From Hell / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
crime; historical; horror-suspense
Characters:
Robert Lees; Fred Abberline
Synopsis:
In 1923, Lees and Abberline convene at the seaside to revisit the case of Jack of the Ripper.
Reprints:

Chapter One: The Affections of Young Mr. S (Table of Contents: 4)

From Hell / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
crime; historical; horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Prince Eddie is indiscreet with Annie Crook, fathering a child out of wedlock.
Reprints:

Chapter Two: A State Of Darkness (Table of Contents: 5)

From Hell / comic story / 32 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
crime; historical; horror-suspense
Synopsis:
William Gull becomes royal physician to Queen Victoria.
Reprints:

Chapter Three: Blackmail or Mrs. Barrett (Table of Contents: 6)

From Hell / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
crime; historical; horror-suspense
Characters:
Marie Kelly; Walter Sickert; Alice Crook; Liz Stride; William Crook; Mrs. Crook; Annie Chapman; Polly; Mrs. Ringer; Annie Crook
Synopsis:
Marie begins her plot to blackmail Prince Eddie.
Reprints:

Chapter Four: What Doth the Lord Require of Thee? (Table of Contents: 7)

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:

Chapter Five: The Nemesis of Neglect (Table of Contents: 8)

From Hell / comic story / 40 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
crime; historical; horror-suspense
Characters:
Clara Hitler; Alois Hitler; William Gull; John Netley; Joseph Merrick; Charles Warren; Polly Nichols; Liz Stride; Ann Sivvey; Dr. Llewellyn; Inspector Sprattley; Susan Gull
Synopsis:
Gull commits the first murder, that of Polly Nichols
Reprints:

Chapter Six: September (Table of Contents: 9)

From Hell / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
crime; historical; horror-suspense
Characters:
Fred Abberline; Charles Warren; Robert Anderson; George Godley; Wynne Baxter; Emily Holland; James Hatfield; William Nicholls; Mr. Walker; Edward Nicholls; William Thick; Mexico Joe; Black Elk; Mr. Allison; Marie Kelly
Synopsis:
Abberline beings investigating the murder of Polly Nichols.
Reprints:

Chapter Seven: A Torn Envelope (Table of Contents: 10)

From Hell / comic story / 40 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Moore
Pencils:
Eddie Campbell; Peter Mullins
Inks:
Eddie Campbell; Peter Mullins
Letters:
Eddie Campbell; Des Roden (chapter heading)

Genre:
crime; historical; horror-suspense
Characters:
Annie Chapman; Harry; Eliza Cooper; Liz Stride; Marie Kelly; Walter Sickert; Kate Eddowes; Edward Stanley; Mr. Best; Mr. Gibbs; Jack Pizer; William Gull; Bill; Tim; Brummy; John Netley; Inspector Chandler; Dr. Phillips; Leach; Fred Abberline; Helson; Sgt. Thick; Wynne Baxter; Godley
Synopsis:
Gull carries out his next murder: Annie Chapman. Journalist Best begins sending "Jack the Ripper" letters to the police.
Reprints:

Chapter Eight: Love Is Enough (Table of Contents: 11)

From Hell / comic story / 48 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Moore
Pencils:
Eddie Campbell; Peter Mullins; April Post
Inks:
Eddie Campbell; Peter Mullins; April Post
Letters:
Eddie Campbell; Des Roden (chapter heading)

Genre:
crime; historical; horror-suspense
Characters:
Joe Barnett; Marie Kelly; Liz Stride; Kate Eddowes; John Kelly; Michael Kidney; Prince Eddie; Jem Stephen; Fred Abberline; Wynne Baxter; Emma Abberline; John Netley; William Gull; Charles Warren; William Morris
Synopsis:
Gull kills Stide and Eddowes, believing Eddowes to be Marie Kelly. He leaves a chalked message to Charles Warren using Masonic references.
Reprints:

Chapter Nine: From Hell (Table of Contents: 12)

From Hell / comic story / 58 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Moore
Pencils:
Eddie Campbell; Peter Mullins
Inks:
Eddie Campbell; Peter Mullins
Letters:
Eddie Campbell; Des Roden (chapter heading)

Genre:
crime; historical; horror-suspense
Characters:
Fred Abberline; Godley; Aleister Crowley; Wynne Baxter; Queen Victoria; William Gull; Robert Lees; William Yeats; Susan Gull; John Netley; Joe Barnett; Marie Kelly; Jem Stephen; Prince Eddie; John Pizer; JOe Barnett; Marie Kelly; Julia; Maria Harvey; Indian Harry; Charles Warren; Lizzie Albrook
Synopsis:
Gull sends a letter "from hell" and prepares for the final murder
Reprints:

Chapter Ten: The Best of All Tailors (Table of Contents: 13)

From Hell / comic story / 34 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Moore
Pencils:
Eddie Campbell; Peter Mullins
Inks:
Eddie Campbell; Peter Mullins
Letters:
Eddie Campbell; Des Roden (chapter heading)

Genre:
crime; historical; horror-suspense
Characters:
William Gull; John Netley
Synopsis:
Gull murders his final victim
Reprints:

Chapter Eleven: The Unfortunate Mr. Druitt (Table of Contents: 14)

From Hell / comic story / 46 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Moore
Pencils:
Eddie Campbell; Peter Mullins
Inks:
Eddie Campbell; Peter Mullins
Letters:
Eddie Campbell; Des Roden (chapter heading)

Genre:
crime; historical; horror-suspense
Characters:
Montgomery Druitt; Timothy Glover; Indian Harry; Godley; Fred Abberline; Frank Miles; James Munro; Leslie McNaghton; Anderson; Dr. McDonald; Thomas Bowyer; Maria Harvey; Joe Barnett; Elizabeth Prater; Oscar Wilde; James McNeil Whistler; Walter Sickert; Caroline Maxwell; Edward Bedford; Theo Ackland; William Gull; Mr. Lewis; Mr. Glover; Mrs. Glover; the Headmaster; Emma Abberline
Synopsis:
The frame of Druitt is made as Abberline interviews witnesses who saw Marie Kelly after the murder.
Reprints:

Chapter Twelve: The Apprehensions of Mr. Lees (Table of Contents: 15)

From Hell / comic story / 26 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Moore
Pencils:
Eddie Campbell; Peter Mullins
Inks:
Eddie Campbell; Peter Mullins
Letters:
Eddie Campbell; Des Roden (chapter heading)

Genre:
crime; historical; horror-suspense
Characters:
Queen Victoria; Robert Lees; Susan Gull; William Gull; Fred Abberline; Godley; McNaghton; Anderson; Munro; Theo Ackland
Synopsis:
Gull confesses to Abberline and is then tried by a Masonic court
Reprints:

Chapter Thirteen: A Return to Cleveland Street (Table of Contents: 16)

From Hell / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Moore
Pencils:
Eddie Campbell; Peter Mullins
Inks:
Eddie Campbell; Peter Mullins
Letters:
Eddie Campbell; Des Roden (chapter heading)

Genre:
crime; historical; horror-suspense
Characters:
Fred Abberline; Morgan; Mrs. Lees; Robert Lees; Emma Abberline; Robert Anderson
Synopsis:
Abberline learns of the original blackmail plot, confronts Anderson, and resigns.
Reprints:

Chapter Fourteen: Gull, Ascending (Table of Contents: 17)

From Hell / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Moore
Pencils:
Eddie Campbell; Peter Mullins
Inks:
Eddie Campbell; Peter Mullins
Letters:
Eddie Campbell; Des Roden (chapter heading)

Genre:
crime; historical; horror-suspense
Characters:
William Gull; John Netley; Marie Kelly
Synopsis:
Gull experiences visions as he dies.
Reprints:

Epilogue: The Old Men on the Shore (Table of Contents: 18)

From Hell / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Moore
Pencils:
Eddie Campbell; Peter Mullins
Inks:
Eddie Campbell; Peter Mullins
Letters:
Eddie Campbell

Genre:
crime; historical; horror-suspense
Characters:
Robert Lees; Fred Abberline
Synopsis:
Abberline and Lees discuss the Ripper case
Reprints:

[Map of London] (Table of Contents: 19)

From Hell / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Eddie Campbell
Pencils:
Eddie Campbell
Inks:
Eddie Campbell
Letters:
Eddie Campbell

Genre:
crime; historical; horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A map of London and some of the important locations in From Hell.
Reprints:

Appendix I: Annotations to the Chapters (Table of Contents: 20)

From Hell / text article / 42 pages (report information)

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

Reprints:

Appendix II: Dance of the Gull Catchers (Table of Contents: 21)

From Hell / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Moore
Pencils:
Eddie Campbell; Peter Mullins
Inks:
Eddie Campbell; Peter Mullins
Letters:
Eddie Campbell; Des Roden (chapter heading)

Genre:
non-fiction; crime; horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A short history of "Ripperology."
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