(1979)

Simon and Schuster, 1979 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Volume
?
Price
3.95 USD
Pages
132
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
?
Brand
A Fireside Book
ISBN
0-671-24812-X Search at WorldCat
Barcode
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Editing
Linda Sunshine
Color
Color
Binding
Trade Paperback

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob Larkin (painting)
Inks
Bob Larkin (painting)
Colors
Bob Larkin (painting)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]

[Title Page] (Table of Contents: 1)

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Dedication (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Stan Lee
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Synopsis
Stan Lee dedicates this volume to Carl Burgos and Bill Everett.

Preface (Table of Contents: 3)

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Stan Lee
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Synopsis
Stan Lee discusses the stories chosen for this volume.

[Fantastic Four #4] (Table of Contents: 4)

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Sol Brodsky
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Thing [Ben Grimm]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; Sub-Mariner
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

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The Coming of the Submariner (Table of Contents: 6)

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Script
Stan Lee
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Synopsis
Stan Lee discusses meeting Carl Burgos and Bill Everett, the early days at Timely comics, and the use of the Human Torch in the Fantastic Four and the re-introduction of Namor in issue #4.

The Coming of... Sub-Mariner! Chapter 1 On the Trail of the Torch! (Table of Contents: 7)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils
Jack Kirby (signed)
Inks
Sol Brodsky
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Thing [Ben Grimm]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]
Synopsis
Flashback to previous issue. The Fantastic Four is searching for the runaway Human Torch.
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Chapter 2 Enter the Sub-Mariner! (Table of Contents: 8)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils
Jack Kirby (signed)
Inks
Sol Brodsky
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Thing [Ben Grimm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; Namor the Sub-Mariner
Synopsis
The runaway Human Torch finds the amnesiac Sub-Mariner. Revival of the Sub-Mariner as a noble anti-hero.
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Chapter 3 Let the World Beware! (Table of Contents: 9)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils
Jack Kirby (signed)
Inks
Sol Brodsky
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; Namor the Sub-Mariner
Synopsis
Human Torch drops the Sub-Mariner into the sea and Namor the Sub-Mariner regains his memory.
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Chapter 4 Sub-Mariner's Revenge! (Table of Contents: 10)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils
Jack Kirby (signed)
Inks
Sol Brodsky
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Thing [Ben Grimm]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; Namor the Sub-Mariner; Giganto
Synopsis
The Sub-Mariner sends Giganto to smash New York.
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Chapter 5 Return to the Deep! (Table of Contents: 11)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils
Jack Kirby (signed)
Inks
Sol Brodsky
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Thing [Ben Grimm]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; Namor the Sub-Mariner; Giganto
Synopsis
The Thing walks into Giganto with a bomb and blows him up. The Human Torch sweeps the Sub-Mariner and Giganto away into the sea. The Sub-Mariner says "I'll be back!"
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

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[Fantastic Four #49] (Table of Contents: 13)

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Thing [Ben Grimm]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; Galactus; Silver Surfer
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

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The Galactus Trilogy (Table of Contents: 15)

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Stan Lee
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Synopsis
Stan Lee discusses the Galactus Trilogy.

The Coming of Galactus! (Table of Contents: 16)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Girl; Human Torch; The Thing]; The Silver Surfer; The Watcher; Inhumans [Black Bolt; Karnak; Gorgon; Medusa; Crystal]; Galactus; Maximus; Seeker; Skrulls
Synopsis
Black Bolt and the Fantastic Four put an end to Maximus's plan to destroy all the humans. Once the Fantastic Four return to New York the Watcher tells them of the coming danger of Galactus.
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If This Be Doomsday! (Table of Contents: 17)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Thing [Ben Grimm]; Invisible Girl [Sue Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; Galactus; Silver Surfer; Watcher; Alicia Masters; Punisher (a half-robot alien)
Synopsis
The Fantastic Four try to slow Galactus while the Watcher takes the Human Torch to find a weapon to defeat Galactus. Alicia Masters convinces Silver Surfer to help humanity.
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Indexer Notes

The Punisher character in this issue is not the same as the latter Marvel hero.

The Startling Saga of the Silver Surfer! (Table of Contents: 18)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Thing [Ben Grimm]; Invisible Girl [Sue Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; Galactus; Silver Surfer; Alicia Masters; Watcher; Coach Sam Thorpe; Whitey Mullins; Belle Thorne; Wyatt Wingfoot; Dean Ashler; Inhumans [Black Bolt; Medusa; Crystal; Gorgon]
Synopsis
With the aid of the Silver Surfer, the Fantastic Four convince Galactus to leave Earth. Johnny Storm begins to attend Metro College and meets Wyatt Wingfoot.
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[Fantastic Four #86] (Table of Contents: 19)

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Richards]; Thing [Ben Grim]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Crystal]; Dr. Doom
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20)

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Dr. Doom (Table of Contents: 21)

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Stan Lee
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Genre
superhero
Synopsis
Stan Lee discusses his creation of Dr. Doom.

The Power and the Pride! (Table of Contents: 22)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four--Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Girl; Human Torch; The Thing; Crystal; VILLAINS: Dr. Doom; Doombots; Hauptmann (Death)
Synopsis
The FF have survived an attack by Dr. Doom thanks to the timely arrival of Sue and now they are running loose in Castle Doom. Dr. Doom invites them in for a little dinner and piano recital.
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Epilogue (Table of Contents: 23)

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Stan Lee
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 24)

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2nd page is inside back cover.

[In the beginning there were... THE FANTASTIC FOUR... ] (Table of Contents: 25)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Fantastic Four
  2. 1. [Title Page]
  3. 2. Dedication
  4. 3. Preface
  5. 4. [Fantastic Four #4]
    Fantastic Four
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
  7. 6. The Coming of the Submariner
  8. 7. The Coming of... Sub-Mariner! Chapter 1 On the Trail of the Torch!
    Fantastic Four
  9. 8. Chapter 2 Enter the Sub-Mariner!
    Fantastic Four
  10. 9. Chapter 3 Let the World Beware!
    Fantastic Four
  11. 10. Chapter 4 Sub-Mariner's Revenge!
    Fantastic Four
  12. 11. Chapter 5 Return to the Deep!
    Fantastic Four
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
  14. 13. [Fantastic Four #49]
    Fantastic Four
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
  16. 15. The Galactus Trilogy
  17. 16. The Coming of Galactus!
    Fantastic Four
  18. 17. If This Be Doomsday!
    Fantastic Four
  19. 18. The Startling Saga of the Silver Surfer!
    Fantastic Four
  20. 19. [Fantastic Four #86]
    Fantastic Four
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
  22. 21. Dr. Doom
    Fantastic Four
  23. 22. The Power and the Pride!
    Fantastic Four
  24. 23. Epilogue
  25. 24. [no title indexed]
  26. 25. [In the beginning there were... THE FANTASTIC FOUR... ]
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