(March 1992)

Fantagraphics, 1991 Series
Price
3.95 USD; 4.75 CAD
Pages
52
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Recommended for Mature Readers
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fantagraphics Books, Inc.
Editing
Kim Thomson
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Miniseries

Issue Notes

A second printing was released in May, 1994.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

I Before E / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Sam Kieth
Pencils
Sam Kieth
Inks
Sam Kieth
Colors
Rayson Films
Letters
?

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

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Sam Kieth
Inks
Sam Kieth

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sam Kieth
Inks
Sam Kieth
Letters
typeset

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

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

Script
Kim Thompson
Letters
typeset

Wa-Hooma! The Beast that Walks Just Like a Regular Guy! (Table of Contents: 4)

I Before E / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Ty Templeton
Pencils
Sam Kieth
Inks
Sam Kieth
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Kim Thomson

Characters
Wa-Hooma
Synopsis
A man gets turned into a monster by aliens.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This story is an homage to the Atlas horror stories of the 1950s and 1960s.

And Speaking of Those Abstract Pretentious Stories that Make You Feel Stupid If You Don't Get Them... (Table of Contents: 5)

I Before E / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Sam Kieth
Pencils
Sam Kieth
Inks
Sam Kieth
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Kim Thomson

Characters
An unnamed couple
Synopsis
A couple find complications in their lives.
Reprints

pinup (Table of Contents: 6)

Is Cover / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Sam Kieth
Inks
Sam Kieth
Colors
?

Indexer Notes

This was the cover of Critters 21.

Losing ...Is (Table of Contents: 7)

I Before E / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Sam Kieth
Pencils
Sam Kieth
Inks
Sam Kieth
Colors
?
Letters
Dale Crain
Editing
Kim Thomson

Characters
Is; De Grand Wazoo
Synopsis
Wazoo alienates "Is" and goes looking for him.
Reprints

De Grand Wazoo: Vacuum Salesman (Table of Contents: 8)

I Before E / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Sam Kieth
Pencils
Sam Kieth
Inks
Sam Kieth
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Kim Thomson

Characters
Is; Grand Wazoo
Synopsis
Is annoys the Grand Wazoo.
Reprints

De Grand Wazoo: Sunset (Table of Contents: 9)

I Before E / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Sam Kieth
Pencils
Sam Kieth
Inks
Sam Kieth
Colors
?
Letters
Stan Sakai
Editing
Kim Thomson

Characters
Is
Synopsis
Is goes looking for a missing object.
Reprints

De Grand Wazoo: Blow-Up (Table of Contents: 10)

I Before E / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Sam Kieth
Pencils
Sam Kieth
Inks
Sam Kieth
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Kim Thomson

Characters
Grand Wazoo
Synopsis
The Grand Wazoo annoys a giant.
Reprints

Dr. Weird (Table of Contents: 11)

I Before E / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Ty Templeton
Pencils
Sam Kieth
Inks
Sam Kieth
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Kim Thomson

Characters
Dr. Weird
Synopsis
The mystic Dr. Weird must contend with a diffcult problem.

Indexer Notes

This is a parody of Dr. Strange.

Portfolio (Table of Contents: 12)

I Before E / illustration / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Sam Kieth
Pencils
Sam Kieth
Inks
Sam Kieth
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Kim Thomson

Indexer Notes

These are portfolio pages.

From the Vault (Table of Contents: 13)

I Before E / illustration / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Sam Kieth
Pencils
Sam Kieth
Inks
Sam Kieth
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Kim Thomson

Characters
Max the Hare

Indexer Notes

These are portfolio pages, and Max the Hare was originally a 10-page mini-comic.

A Kieth Konkordance (Table of Contents: 14)

I Before E / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset
Editing
Kim Thomson

Genre
biography
Synopsis
This is a Sam Kieth bibliography.

pinup (Table of Contents: 15)

Wandering Stars / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Sam Kieth
Inks
Sam Kieth
Colors
?

Genre
science fiction

pinup (Table of Contents: 16)

Deep Six / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Sam Kieth
Inks
Sam Kieth
Colors
?
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    I Before E
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
  5. 4. Wa-Hooma! The Beast that Walks Just Like a Regular Guy!
    I Before E
  6. 5. And Speaking of Those Abstract Pretentious Stories that Make You Feel Stupid If You Don't Get Them...
    I Before E
  7. 6. pinup
    Is Cover
  8. 7. Losing ...Is
    I Before E
  9. 8. De Grand Wazoo: Vacuum Salesman
    I Before E
  10. 9. De Grand Wazoo: Sunset
    I Before E
  11. 10. De Grand Wazoo: Blow-Up
    I Before E
  12. 11. Dr. Weird
    I Before E
  13. 12. Portfolio
    I Before E
  14. 13. From the Vault
    I Before E
  15. 14. A Kieth Konkordance
    I Before E
  16. 15. pinup
    Wandering Stars
  17. 16. pinup
    Deep Six
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