(1976)

Simon and Schuster, 1976 Series
 
Price
6.95 USD
Pages
260
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Simon & Schuster, Inc.
Brand
A Fireside Book
ISBN
0-671-22355-0 Search at WorldCat
Editing
Linda Sunshine
Color
Color
Dimensions
7" x 10"
Paper Stock
Cardstock cover
Binding
Perfect Bound

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Romita (painting) (signed)
Inks
John Romita (painting) (signed)
Colors
John Romita (painting) (signed)
Letters
?

Characters
Dr. Doom; Dormammu; Loki; Red Skull; Green Goblin; Abomination; Mephisto

Indexer Notes

Per John Romita at the San Diego Comic-Con, the cover was late, so he enlarged a stat drawing and painted it with Dr. Martin's Dyes (July 21, 2006).

Prologue (Table of Contents: 1)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Letters
typeset

Part 1: Dr. Doom! (Table of Contents: 2)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Dr. Doom
Reprints
  • From ?

The Madness Behind the Mask! (Table of Contents: 3)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Letters
typeset

Reprints

Prisoners of Dr. Doom! (Table of Contents: 4)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
V-735
Genre
superhero
Characters
Dr. Doom; Mr. Fantastic; Human Torch; the Thing; Invisible Girl
Synopsis
Dr. Doom forces the FF to go back in time to recover Blackbeard's treasure.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Original presentation edited by Stan Lee. Part 1 runs pp 1-5; Part 2 is entitled "Back to the Past!" and runs pp 6-10; Part 3 is "On the Trail of Blackbeard" and runs pp 11-13; Part 4 is "Battle!" and runs pp 14-18; and Part 5 is "The Vengeance of Dr. Doom!" and runs pp 19-23.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
Stan Lee
Letters
typeset

Reprints

The Fantastic Origin of Doctor Doom! (Table of Contents: 6)

Dr. Doom / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Job Number
X-753
Genre
superhero
Characters
Dr. Doom; Boris; Reed Richards
Synopsis
The origin of Dr. Doom
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Original presentation edited by Stan Lee

Part 2: The Dread Dormammu! (Table of Contents: 7)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Frank Brunner
Inks
Frank Brunner
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Dormammu
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A Demon -- From the World Beyond! (Table of Contents: 8)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Letters
typeset

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The Domain of the Dread Dormammu! (Table of Contents: 9)

Dr. Strange / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Ditko (plot); Stan Lee (dialogue)
Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Steve Ditko
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
Dr. Strange; Ancient One; Clea (unnamed); Dormammu
Synopsis
Dr. Strange takes a message from the Ancient One to Dormammu
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Indexer Notes

Original presentation edited by Stan Lee

Duel with the Dread Dormammu! (Table of Contents: 10)

Dr. Strange / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Ditko (plot); Stan Lee (dialogue)
Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Steve Ditko
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Dr. Strange; Ancient One; Clea (unnamed); Dormammu; the Mindless Ones
Synopsis
Dr. Strange helps Dormammu defeat the Mnidless Ones.
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Indexer Notes

Original presentation edited by Stan Lee

Part 3: Loki (Table of Contents: 11)

Loki / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
?
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Loki
Reprints

If a God Be Mad! (Table of Contents: 12)

Loki / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Letters
Typeset

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters
Loki
Reprints

The Coming of Loki! (Table of Contents: 13)

Tales of Asgard / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters
Loki (Origin, 1st chronological appearance); Odin; Laufey (Loki's father) (Villain, Introudction, Death)
Synopsis
The Asgardians battle the Giants.
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Indexer Notes

Part 1 of Loki's origin.

The Boyhood of Loki! (Table of Contents: 14)

Tales of Asgard / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters
Thor (guest star); Loki (origin); Uller (I); Volsak (I)
Synopsis
Thor defends Loki after Loki is caught engaging in mystical mischief.
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Indexer Notes

Part 2 of Loki's origin. Second biographical Loki story.

A Viper in Our Midst! (Table of Contents: 15)

Tales of Asgard / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters
GS: Thor; O: Loki (part 3); V: Loki; Ghan (I)
Synopsis
Loki aids a giant in escaping from the Asgardians.
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Indexer Notes

Part 3 of Loki's origin.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

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

Script
Stan Lee
Letters
Typeset

Genre
superhero
Reprints

The Vengeance of the Thunder God (Table of Contents: 17)

Thor / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Frank Giacoia [as Frankie Ray]
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Thor; Odin; Harris Hobbs; Loki; Absorbing Man [Crusher Creel]; Jane Foster; Ann; John
Synopsis
Thor battles the Absorbing Man.
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Part 5: The Red Skull (Table of Contents: 18)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Red Skull
Reprints

Scourge of the Master Race! (Table of Contents: 19)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Letters
typeset

Reprints

The Fantastic Origin of the Red Skull (Table of Contents: 20)

Captain America / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America; Red Skull; Adolf Hitler
Synopsis
Red Skull tells his origin to the captive Captain America and brainwashes him.
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Indexer Notes

Original presentation edited by Stan Lee

Lest Tyranny Triumph! (Table of Contents: 21)

Captain America / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Frank Giacoia [as Frank Ray]
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America; Red Skull
Synopsis
The brainwashed Captain America goes on an assassination mission for the Red Skull
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Indexer Notes

Original presentation edited by Stan Lee

The Sentinel and the Spy! (Table of Contents: 22)

Captain America / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Frank Giacoia [as Frank Ray]
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America; Red Skull; Bucky
Synopsis
Captain America foils a Nazi sabatouer
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Original presentation edited by Stan Lee

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 23)

Green Goblin / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ross Andru
Inks
?
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Goblin
Reprints

The Fiend Flies by Night! (Table of Contents: 24)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Letters
typeset

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Spidey Saves the Day! (Table of Contents: 25)

Spider-Man / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
John Romita
Inks
Mike Esposito [as Mickey Demeo]
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Goblin; Spider-Man; May Parker; Anna Watson; Betty Brant
Synopsis
Spider-Man battles the Green Goblin and learns his origin.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Original presentation edited by Stan Lee

Part 6: Abomination (Table of Contents: 26)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Herb Trimpe
Inks
Jack Abel
Colors
?

Characters
Abomination

And There Shall Come a Monster! (Table of Contents: 27)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Letters
typeset

The Abomination! (Table of Contents: 28)

Hulk / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Gil Kane
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Hulk; Thunderbolt Ross; Betty Ross; Glen Talbot; Abomination
Synopsis
Hulk battles the Abomination.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Original presentation edited by Stan Lee

Whosoever Harms the Hulk..! (Table of Contents: 29)

Hulk / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Gil Kane
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
Hulk; Abomination; Betty Ross; Thaddeus "Thunderbolt" Ross; Glenn Talbot; Rick Jones; Stranger
Synopsis
Ross uses gamma rays to heal Hulk's injuries so that Hulk can rescue Betty from the Abomination.
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Indexer Notes

Original presentation edited by Stan Lee

Part 7: Mephisto (Table of Contents: 30)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
John Buscema; ? (retouches)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Mephisto
Reprints

Blaze of Fire! Scent of Brimstone! (Table of Contents: 31)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Letters
typeset

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The Power and the Prize! (Table of Contents: 32)

Silver Surfer / comic story / 40 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
Silver Surfer; Mephisto; Shalla Bal
Synopsis
Mephisto attemtps to corrupt the Surfer's soul.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Original presentation edited by Stan Lee. Part One runs pp 1-20; Part Two is titled "Duel in the Depths" and runs pp 21-40.

Epilogue (Table of Contents: 33)

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

Script
Stan Lee
Letters
typeset
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Prologue
  3. 2. Part 1: Dr. Doom!
  4. 3. The Madness Behind the Mask!
  5. 4. Prisoners of Dr. Doom!
    Fantastic Four
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
  7. 6. The Fantastic Origin of Doctor Doom!
    Dr. Doom
  8. 7. Part 2: The Dread Dormammu!
  9. 8. A Demon -- From the World Beyond!
  10. 9. The Domain of the Dread Dormammu!
    Dr. Strange
  11. 10. Duel with the Dread Dormammu!
    Dr. Strange
  12. 11. Part 3: Loki
    Loki
  13. 12. If a God Be Mad!
    Loki
  14. 13. The Coming of Loki!
    Tales of Asgard
  15. 14. The Boyhood of Loki!
    Tales of Asgard
  16. 15. A Viper in Our Midst!
    Tales of Asgard
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Loki; Thor
  18. 17. The Vengeance of the Thunder God
    Thor
  19. 18. Part 5: The Red Skull
  20. 19. Scourge of the Master Race!
  21. 20. The Fantastic Origin of the Red Skull
    Captain America
  22. 21. Lest Tyranny Triumph!
    Captain America
  23. 22. The Sentinel and the Spy!
    Captain America
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
    Green Goblin
  25. 24. The Fiend Flies by Night!
  26. 25. Spidey Saves the Day!
    Spider-Man
  27. 26. Part 6: Abomination
  28. 27. And There Shall Come a Monster!
  29. 28. The Abomination!
    Hulk
  30. 29. Whosoever Harms the Hulk..!
    Hulk
  31. 30. Part 7: Mephisto
  32. 31. Blaze of Fire! Scent of Brimstone!
  33. 32. The Power and the Prize!
    Silver Surfer
  34. 33. Epilogue
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