Eightball #18
(1997)

Fantagraphics, 1989 Series
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Price
3.95 USD; 5.50 CAD
Pages
44
Publisher's Age Guidelines
For Advanced Readers
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fantagraphics Books, Inc.
Brand
Fantagraphics Books
Editing
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Issue Notes

1st printing: March 1997. No month of publication given. The comics contains a stitched-in insert titled Modern Cartoonist.
Awards

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Wraparound cover.

Eightball Number Eighteen • 1997 (Table of Contents: 1)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

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Indexer Notes

Letters from Chance, Natalie Larios, Louisa Michaels, Reny Fleur, J. Franklin. Includes two illustrations from the artist and a blurb for this issue's insert.

Ghost World [Part 8] (Table of Contents: 2)

Ghost World / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes (duotone)
Letters
Daniel Clowes

First Line of Dialogue or Text
So... after the test is over how long do you have to decide?
Genre
drama
Characters
Enid Coleslaw; Rebecca Doppelmeyer; Josh; Duane; Mr. Coleslaw; John Ellis; Carol; Dorky Hick Newscaster; Bob Skeetes
Synopsis
Enid's life progresses away from Rebecca.
Reprints
Keywords
Slice of Life

Indexer Notes

Story is in black, white and blue. Final chapter.

Modern Cartoonist (Table of Contents: 3)

text article / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Colors
Daniel Clowes (duotone)
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Reprints

Indexer Notes

A saddle-stitched 4" x 6.06" pamphlet stapled to the periodical's spine between pages 14-15. It was also available separately.

Black Nylon (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 6.5 pages (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Genre
satire-parody; superhero
Characters
Cap'n; Shrink; Boy Hero; Nutcase Woman; Doctor; The Hag; The Boy
Synopsis
The sordid life of a superhero.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This and the following sequence are on the inside back cover.

The Latch-Key Kid (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Daniel Clowes
Pencils
Daniel Clowes
Inks
Daniel Clowes
Letters
Daniel Clowes

Genre
children; satire-parody
Characters
Latch-Key Kid
Reprints

Indexer Notes

An eight-panel sequence that provides order info for other publications from the artist.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Eightball Number Eighteen • 1997
  3. 2. Ghost World [Part 8]
    Ghost World
  4. 3. Modern Cartoonist
  5. 4. Black Nylon
  6. 5. The Latch-Key Kid
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