Classics Illustrated #1 - The Raven and Other Poems
(February 1990)

First, 1990 Series
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Price
3.75 USD; 4.75 CAD
Pages
52
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
First Publishing Inc. and The Berkley Publishing Group, Inc.
Brand
B Berkley/First Publishing 1F
ISBN
0-425-12020-1 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
071831003751 12020; 9780425120200 50375
Editing
Wade Roberts
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
glossy
Binding
Squarebound
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

The Raven and Other Poems (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gahan Wilson (signed)
Inks
Gahan Wilson (signed)
Colors
Gahan Wilson ?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

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promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Raven and Other Poems (Table of Contents: 2)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gahan Wilson
Inks
Gahan Wilson
Colors
Gahan Wilson ?
Letters
typeset

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

Title page.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Masterpieces of the macabre, these elegant poems - drawn from the most fertile period in Edgar Allan Poe's life - delve the dark depths of the subconscious and trace the hidden horrors of the human soul.

Table of Contents (Table of Contents: 4)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gahan Wilson
Inks
Gahan Wilson
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

The Raven (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Edgar Allan Poe (original story); Gahan Wilson (adaptation)
Pencils
Gahan Wilson
Inks
Gahan Wilson
Colors
Gahan Wilson ?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered, weak and weary, over many a quaint and curious volume of forgotten lore-
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
A man mourning his lost love is visited by a raven.

Annabel Lee (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Edgar Allan Poe (original story); Gahan Wilson (adaptation)
Pencils
Gahan Wilson
Inks
Gahan Wilson
Colors
Gahan Wilson ?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It was many and many a year ago, in a kingdom by the sea, that a maiden there lived whom you may know by the name of Annabel Lee...
Genre
drama
Characters
Annabel Lee
Synopsis
A man mourns the loss of his childhood love.

Lines On Ale (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Edgar Allan Poe (original story); Gahan Wilson (adaptation)
Pencils
Gahan Wilson
Inks
Gahan Wilson
Colors
Gahan Wilson ?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Fill with mingled cream and amber, I will drain that glass again.
Genre
humor
Synopsis
A man drinks ale.

The City in the Sea (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Edgar Allan Poe (original story); Gahan Wilson (adaptation)
Pencils
Gahan Wilson
Inks
Gahan Wilson
Colors
Gahan Wilson ?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Lo! Death has reared himself a throne...
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Death
Synopsis
Death surveys a sunken city.

The Sleeper (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Edgar Allan Poe (original story); Gahan Wilson (adaptation)
Pencils
Gahan Wilson
Inks
Gahan Wilson
Colors
Gahan Wilson ?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
At midnight, in the month of June, I stand beneath the mystic moon.
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
Irene is dead.

Eldorado (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Edgar Allan Poe (original story); Gahan Wilson (adaptation)
Pencils
Gahan Wilson
Inks
Gahan Wilson
Colors
Gahan Wilson ?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gaily bedight, a gallant knight, in sunshine and in shadow, had journeyed long, singing a song, in search of Eldorado.
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
A knight seeks for Eldorado.

Alone (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Edgar Allan Poe (original story); Gahan Wilson (adaptation)
Pencils
Gahan Wilson
Inks
Gahan Wilson
Colors
Gahan Wilson ?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
From childhood's hour I have not been as others were-
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
A boy alone.

The Haunted Palace (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Edgar Allan Poe (original story); Gahan Wilson (adaptation)
Pencils
Gahan Wilson
Inks
Gahan Wilson
Colors
Gahan Wilson ?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In the greenest of our valleys by good angels tenanted, once a fair and stately palace-
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
The fall of a radiant palace.

The Conqueror Worm (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Edgar Allan Poe (original story); Gahan Wilson (adaptation)
Pencils
Gahan Wilson
Inks
Gahan Wilson
Colors
Gahan Wilson ?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Lo! 'tis a gala night within the lonesome latter years!
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
The play of "Man" and its true hero.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gahan Wilson
Inks
Gahan Wilson
Colors
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Edgar Allan Poe was born in Boston on January 19, 1809, the son of itinerant actors.
Genre
biography

Indexer Notes

Bios of Edgar Allan Poe and Gahan Wilson.

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