(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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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; Julia; Maria Harvey; Indian Harry; Charles Warren; Lizzie Albrook
Synopsis
Gull sends a letter "from hell" and prepares for the final murder
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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."
Reprints
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    From Hell
  2. 1. [Title Page & Credits]
  3. 2. Contents
  4. 3. Prologue: The Old Men On The Shore
    From Hell
  5. 4. Chapter One: The Affections of Young Mr. S
    From Hell
  6. 5. Chapter Two: A State Of Darkness
    From Hell
  7. 6. Chapter Three: Blackmail or Mrs. Barrett
    From Hell
  8. 7. Chapter Four: What Doth the Lord Require of Thee?
    From Hell
  9. 8. Chapter Five: The Nemesis of Neglect
    From Hell
  10. 9. Chapter Six: September
    From Hell
  11. 10. Chapter Seven: A Torn Envelope
    From Hell
  12. 11. Chapter Eight: Love Is Enough
    From Hell
  13. 12. Chapter Nine: From Hell
    From Hell
  14. 13. Chapter Ten: The Best of All Tailors
    From Hell
  15. 14. Chapter Eleven: The Unfortunate Mr. Druitt
    From Hell
  16. 15. Chapter Twelve: The Apprehensions of Mr. Lees
    From Hell
  17. 16. Chapter Thirteen: A Return to Cleveland Street
    From Hell
  18. 17. Chapter Fourteen: Gull, Ascending
    From Hell
  19. 18. Epilogue: The Old Men on the Shore
    From Hell
  20. 19. [Map of London]
    From Hell
  21. 20. Appendix I: Annotations to the Chapters
    From Hell
  22. 21. Appendix II: Dance of the Gull Catchers
    From Hell
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