Marvel Classics Comics #28 - The Pit and the Pendulum
(1977)

Marvel, 1976 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.60 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1977-08-30
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Barcode
0714860257728
Editing
Roger Slifer; Ralph Macchio (associate editor)
Color
Four Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Squarebound
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

The issue features comics adaptations of three Edgar Allan Poe short stories: "The Pit and the Pendulum" (1842), "The Tell-Tale Heart" (1843), and "The Cask of Amontillado" (1846).

Indicia lists title as Marvel Classics Comics Series Featuring Pit and the Pendulum.

The on-sale date is the publication date reported in the U. S. Copyright Office filing.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gene Colan
Inks
Tom Palmer
Colors
Tom Palmer ?
Letters
Danny Crespi

Genre
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Crespi lettering confirmed by Todd Klein.

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

About the Author / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
biography
Characters
Edgar Allan Poe

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover page with indicia.

The Pit and the Pendulum (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Edgar Allan Poe; Don McGregor (adaptation)
Pencils
Rudy Mesina
Inks
Rudy Mesina
Colors
?
Letters
Condoy

Genre
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Adaptation of Edgar Allan Poe's "The Pit and the Pendulum".

The Tell-Tale Heart (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
Edgar Allan Poe; Don McGregor (adaptation)
Pencils
Yong Montano
Inks
Rod Santiago
Colors
?
Letters
Yong Montano ?

Indexer Notes

Adaptation of Edgar Allan Poe's "The Tell-Tale Heart".

The Cask of Amontillado (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Edgar Allan Poe; Don McGregor (adaptation)
Pencils
Michael Golden [as Mike Golden]
Inks
Michael Golden [as Mike Golden]
Colors
?
Letters
Jim Novak ?

Indexer Notes

Adaptation of Edgar Allan Poe's "The Cask of Amontillado".

Edgar Allan Poe (Table of Contents: 5)

Edgar Allan Poe / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mike Manley (illustration)
Inks
Mike Manley (illustration)
Letters
typeset

Characters
Edgar Allan Poe

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover page.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    About the Author
  3. 2. The Pit and the Pendulum
  4. 3. The Tell-Tale Heart
  5. 4. The Cask of Amontillado
  6. 5. Edgar Allan Poe
    Edgar Allan Poe
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  • James Ludwig
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