(1990)

Marvel, 1990 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
19.95 USD; 23.95 CAD
Pages
88
On-sale Date
1990-07-31
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Epic Comics
Brand
Epic Comics
ISBN
0-87135-675-9 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
024885234930 01
Editing
Byron Preiss
Color
color
Dimensions
8.5 in. x 11 in.
Paper Stock
hardcover cover; glossy interior
Binding
perfect bound
Publishing Format
one-shot; graphic novel

Issue Notes

On Sale Date from Marvel Age #91

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Super Surfer / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Harvey Kurtzman (layout); William Stout (painting)
Colors
William Stout (painting)
Letters
Alex Jay; Studio J

Genre
humor
Characters
The Super Surfer; Mel
Reprints

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

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Harvey Kurtzman
Inks
Harvey Kurtzman

Genre
humor
Characters
Harvey Kurtzman
Synopsis
Self-caricature endpapers

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ben Asen (photograph)
Inks
Ben Asen (photograph)
Letters
typeset

Characters
Harvey Kurtzman

Indexer Notes

Title page with photograph of Harvey Kurtzman.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset; ?

My Strange Adventure With Harvey Kurtzman (Table of Contents: 4)

text article / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script
Art Spiegelman
Letters
Art Spiegelman

Synopsis
Hand-written introduction.

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

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Moebius
Inks
Moebius
Colors
Moebius ?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Byron Preiss
Letters
typeset

Ode To Harvey Kurtzman (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Crumb
Pencils
Robert Crumb
Inks
Robert Crumb
Colors
Robert Crumb
Letters
Robert Crumb

Genre
humor
Characters
Robert Crumb; Harvey Kurtzman
Synopsis
What Harvey Kurtzman and his work meant to the young Robert Crumb and how he's influenced him since.
Reprints

Schmegeggi Of The Cave Men (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Harvey Kurtzman
Pencils
Harvey Kurtzman (layout); William Stout
Inks
William Stout
Colors
William Stout
Letters
William Stout

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Schmegeggi wants to bring progress to his tribe, but meets resistance to changing the old ways.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The Schmegeggi character is drawn as a prehistoric version of Kurtzman's Goodman Beaver character.

Captain Bleed (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Harvey Kurtzman
Pencils
Harvey Kurtzman (layout); Sergio Aragonés
Inks
Sergio Aragonés
Colors
Tom Luth
Letters
Sergio Aragonés

Synopsis
Captain Bleed is the most feared pirate on the seven seas, but he has a secret fear himself.
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Drums Along The Schmohawk (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Harvey Kurtzman
Pencils
Harvey Kurtzman
Inks
Harvey Kurtzman
Colors
Harvey Kurtzman
Letters
Harvey Kurtzman

Genre
humor
Synopsis
There's trouble brewing in town and the Sheriff must see to it.
Reprints

A Vampire Named Mel (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Harvey Kurtzman
Pencils
Harvey Kurtzman (layout); Tom Bunk
Inks
Tom Bunk
Colors
Tom Bunk
Letters
Tom Bunk

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Can a vampire ever be truly safe from humanity?
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Sassy, Come Home (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Harvey Kurtzman
Pencils
Harvey Kurtzman (layout); Rick Geary
Inks
Rick Geary
Colors
Rick Geary
Letters
Rick Geary

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Just how is Sassy managing to be right on the scene whenever tragedy occurs?
Reprints

The Super Surfer (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Harvey Kurtzman
Pencils
Harvey Kurtzman (layout); Dave Gibbons
Inks
Dave Gibbons
Colors
Dave Gibbons
Letters
Dave Gibbons

Genre
humor
Synopsis
The Super Surfer is sick of a planet where everyone is super.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Dave Gibbons filled his pages with cameos by dozens of familiar characters. All the leads from the Watchmen can be spotted along with Judge Dredd, The Hulk, Firestorm, Captain America, Miracleman and many others.

Halloween or The Legend of Creepy Hollow (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Harvey Kurtzman
Pencils
Harvey Kurtzman (layout); Sarah Downs
Inks
Sarah Downs
Colors
Sarah Downs
Letters
Sarah Downs

Synopsis
Teenage horror film pastiche.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

text article / 15 pages (report information)

Script
Harvey Kurtzman
Pencils
Harvey Kurtzman
Letters
Harvey Kurtzman; typeset

Synopsis
Biographies of the artists involved in the book, and copies of Kurtzman's layouts from which they worked.

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

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Harvey Kurtzman
Inks
Harvey Kurtzman

Characters
Harvey Kurtzman
Synopsis
Repeat of the front endpapers.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harvey Kurtzman (layout); William Stout
Inks
William Stout
Colors
William Stout
Letters
William Stout; typeset

Synopsis
Back cover illustration and typeset text.
Editing
Related Scans
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Super Surfer
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
  5. 4. My Strange Adventure With Harvey Kurtzman
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
  8. 7. Ode To Harvey Kurtzman
  9. 8. Schmegeggi Of The Cave Men
  10. 9. Captain Bleed
  11. 10. Drums Along The Schmohawk
  12. 11. A Vampire Named Mel
  13. 12. Sassy, Come Home
  14. 13. The Super Surfer
  15. 14. Halloween or The Legend of Creepy Hollow
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
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