([June] 2001)

 
Price
19.95 USD
Pages
116
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Watson-Guptill Publications
ISBN
0-8230-8438-8 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9780823084388 51995
Editing
Jacqueline Ching (for Watson-Guptill Publications); Steve Korté (for DC Comics, Licensed Publishing)
Color
Color
Dimensions
8" x 10"
Paper Stock
Glossy
Binding
Squarebound; Trade Paperback

Issue Notes

Also listed as editors: Candace Raney (Senior Acquisitions Editor for Watson-Guptill); Trent Duffy (Managing Editor, Licensed Publishing for DC Comics)

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

"Wow. You Really Are Clingy And Filled With Self-Loathing." (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Irv Novick
Inks
Mike DeCarlo
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover design by Michelle Gengara

Classic Love Comics Retold! Truer Than True Romance (Table of Contents: 1)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Letters
Typeset

Synopsis
frontispiece simply containing the title logo.

Classic Love Comics Retold! Truer Than True Romance (Table of Contents: 2)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Letters
Typeset

Synopsis
Reprints cover title, with authors name and publisher details

Acknowledgements (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Jeanne Martinet ?
Letters
Typeset

Synopsis
Short dedication from the author (presumably). Listing of people who helped produce the book. Page also contains publisher details, Library of Congress notice, copyright notices.

First printing, 2001

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Letters
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If it's raining, it Must be Love (Table of Contents: 5)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jeanne Martinet (signed)
Letters
Typeset

In Favour of Love (Table of Contents: 6)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Synopsis
Reprints unaltered first page of the original story, along with a brief synopsis of the original plot underneath.
Reprints

My Heart Said Yes, But My Therapist Said No! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
? (original writer); Jeanne Martinet (new dialogue)
Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance; satire-parody
Reprints

Tess T., Romance Reporter (Table of Contents: 8)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jeanne Martinet
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Spoof readers letters page.

Small head-shot of Tess at top left.

Summer Heart (Table of Contents: 9)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Draut
Inks
Bill Draut
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Synopsis
Reprints unaltered first page of the original story, along with a brief synopsis of the original plot underneath.
Reprints

Too Dumb for Love (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
? (original story); Jeanne Martinet (new dialogue)
Pencils
Bill Draut
Inks
Bill Draut
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance; satire-parody
Reprints

Ask Dr. Mary (Table of Contents: 11)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jeanne Martinet
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Spoof problem page. Dr. Mary answers readers letters.

Small head-shot of Dr. Mary top right.

Stolen Dreams (Table of Contents: 12)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Tony Abruzzo
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Synopsis
Reprints unaltered first page of the original story, along with a brief synopsis of the original plot underneath.
Reprints

"I Hate My Hair!" (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
? (original story); Jeanne Martinet (new dialogue)
Pencils
Tony Abruzzo
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance; satire-parody
Reprints

Lesson in Love! (Table of Contents: 14)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Tony Abruzzo
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Synopsis
Reprints unaltered first page of the original story, along with a brief synopsis of the original plot underneath.
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My Heart of Darkness! (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
? (original script); Jeanne Martinet (new dialogue)
Pencils
Tony Abruzzo
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance; satire-parody
Reprints

10 Ways To Get Over A Broken Heart (Table of Contents: 16)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jeanne Martinet
Letters
typeset

"He Couldn't Be True To Me!" (Table of Contents: 17)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Manny Stallman
Inks
Manny Stallman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Synopsis
Reprints unaltered first page of the original story, along with a brief synopsis of the original plot underneath.
Reprints

Psychic Matchmaker (Table of Contents: 18)

comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher (original script); Jeanne Martinet (new dialogue)
Pencils
Manny Stallman
Inks
Manny Stallman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance; satire-parody
Reprints

The Male Point-of-View, from Hank Hanson (Table of Contents: 19)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jeanne Martinet
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Spoof letters page.

Small head-shot of Hank at top left.

"Flight to Heartbreak!" (Table of Contents: 20)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Irv Novick
Inks
Irv Novick
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Synopsis
Reprints unaltered first page of the original story, along with a brief synopsis of the original plot underneath.
Reprints

"Carry-On Girl!" (Table of Contents: 21)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
? (original script); Jeanne Martinet (new dialogue)
Pencils
Irv Novick
Inks
Irv Novick
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance; satire-parody
Reprints

A Test of True Love (Table of Contents: 22)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jeanne Martinet
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
spoof questionnaire

Love a la Carte (Table of Contents: 23)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Oleck
Pencils
Art Saaf
Inks
Art Saaf
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Synopsis
Reprints unaltered first page of the original story, along with a brief synopsis of the original plot underneath.
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The Job From Hell! (Table of Contents: 24)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Oleck (original script); Jeanne Martinet (new dialogue)
Pencils
Art Saaf
Inks
Art Saaf
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance; satire-parody
Reprints

Dee Pressen, Love Counselor (Table of Contents: 25)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jeanne Martinet
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Spoof letters page.

Contains a small illustration of Dee Pressen top right.

A Heart Full of Dreams! (Table of Contents: 26)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Seymour Barry
Inks
Bill Draut
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Synopsis
Reprints unaltered first page of the original story, along with a brief synopsis of the original plot underneath.
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Loving Gay Men! (Table of Contents: 27)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
? (original script); Jeanne Martinet (new dialogue)
Pencils
Seymour Barry
Inks
Bill Draut
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance; satire-parody
Reprints

Dear Dotty (Table of Contents: 28)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jeanne Martinet
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Spoof letters page, with a small head-shot of Dotty in the top right.

Love Cheat (Table of Contents: 29)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Howard Purcell
Inks
Howard Purcell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Synopsis
Reprints unaltered first page of the original story, along with a brief synopsis of the original plot underneath.
Reprints

The Narcissist Heart! (Table of Contents: 30)

comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
? (original script); Jeanne Maretinet (new dialogue)
Pencils
Howard Purcell
Inks
Howard Purcell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance; satire-parody
Reprints

"Heartbreak" (Table of Contents: 31)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Sparling
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Synopsis
Reprints unaltered first page of the original story, along with a brief synopsis of the original plot underneath.
Reprints

"What Are You Saying?!" (Table of Contents: 32)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
? (original writer); Jeanne Martinet (new dialogue)
Pencils
Jack Sparling
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance; satire-parody
Reprints

I Hate My Hair! (Table of Contents: 33) (Expand) /

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