Love and Rockets Library #[4] - Human Diastrophism
(July 2007)

Fantagraphics, 2007 Series
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Price
14.95 USD
Pages
260
On-sale date
2007
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fantagraphics Books
Brand
FB
ISBN
1-56097-848-1 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781560978480 51495
Editing
Kim Thompson
Color
color covers, black & white interior
Dimensions
7.5" x 9" (19.05 cm x 22.86 cm)
Binding
softcover
Publishing Format
ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Tonantzin
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Blown up images from pages 235 ("Chelo's Burden") as well as pages 68 and 98 ("Human Diastrophism").

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

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)

Human Diastrophism (Table of Contents: 2)

credits, title page / 5 pages (report information)

Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters
typeset

Characters
Humberto

Indexer Notes

Title and publisher page; a double page blown up image from page 101 ("Human Diastrophism)"; Indicia page with production credits; Table of Contents page

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

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)

Sugar 'N' Spikes (Table of Contents: 4)

Palomar / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre
drama
Characters
Vicente; Pipo; Jesus; Toco; Israel
Synopsis
Vicente recounts what happened when he got into a kicking contest with Pipo.
Reprints

Space Case (Table of Contents: 5)

Heartbreak Soup; Palomar / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre
drama
Characters
Theo; Maricela; Guadalupe; Ofelia; Luba
Synopsis
Guadalupe tries to find out if the sky goes on forever.
Reprints
Keywords
soap opera

Heraclio's Burden (Table of Contents: 6)

Palomar / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre
drama
Characters
Heraclio; Tonantzin; Diana; Luba; Pipo; Sergio; Maricela; Guadalupe
Synopsis
Luba and Pipo get Heraclio to babysit.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)

Human Diastrophism (Table of Contents: 8)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez

Synopsis
Title page featuring grinning silhouettes of the story's monkeys
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Cast of Characters (in order of appearance) (Table of Contents: 9)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters
typeset

Characters
Guadalupe; Maricela; Luba; Doralis; Heraclio Calderon; Carmen Calderon; Khamo; Casimira; Ofelia Beltran; Archie Ruiz; Diana Villasenor; Tonantzin Villasenor; El Alcalde [Jesus (Chuy) Bernal]; Chelo; Humberto; Augustin; Concha; Boots; Chango; Riri; Pipo; Geraldo Mejia; Dude #1 [Gerry]; Dude #2 [Steve Stranski]; Chancla; Martin "El Loco"; Tomaso; Theo; Sven Andersson; Debbie; Miguel; Detective Borro; Xiohmara; Howard Miller
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Human Diastrophism (Table of Contents: 10)

Palomar / comic story / 104 pages (report information)

Script
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre
drama
Characters
Guadalupe; Maricela; Peter; Luba; Antonino; Heraclio Calderon; Khamo; Ofelia Beltran; Archie; Tonantzin; Diana; Chelo; Humberto; Augustin; Doralis; Chango Valdes; Riri; Concha; Casimira; Theo; Carmen; Pipo; Martin; Dude #1 [Gerry]; Dude #2 [Steve Stranski]; Chancla Pina; Tipin' Tipin'; El Alcalde [Jesus (Chuy) Bernal]; Tomaso; Geraldo Mejia; Boots; Sven Andersson; Debbie; Bruce; La Li; Borro; Miguel Ramos; Xiohmara; Manuel; Howard Miller; Cathy
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Keywords
soap opera

Indexer Notes

This reprints the story as it ran in the Complete Love & Rockets #8 "Blood of Palomar" volume. It runs continously without the chapter title pages from the original issues, expanded to include six additional pages. It also retains the occasional minor tweaks that were made to individual panels.

Be Bop a Luba (Table of Contents: 11)

Palomar / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre
drama
Characters
Heraclio; Carmen Jimenez; Jesus; Khamo; Ofelia; Luba
Synopsis
Heraclio visits Luba, who has recently given birth to her seventh baby.
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Farewell, My Palomar... (Table of Contents: 12)

Palomar / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre
drama
Characters
Marcos; Jesus; Luba; Israel; Satch; Carmen Jimenez; Heraclio; Pipo; Gato
Reprints
Keywords
soap opera

Farewell, My Palomar, Part 2 (Table of Contents: 13)

Palomar / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre
drama
Characters
Tonantzin; Jesus; Diana; Pipo; Gato; Carmen; Heraclio; Luba; Ofelia
Reprints
Keywords
soap opera

Farewell, My Palomar, Part 3 (Table of Contents: 14)

Palomar / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre
drama
Characters
Luba; Guadalupe; Pipo; Heraclio; Carmen; Diana; Jesus; Vicente; Chelo; Sergio; Ofelia; Casimira
Reprints
Keywords
soap opera

Farewell, My Palomar, Part 4 (Table of Contents: 15)

Palomar / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre
drama
Characters
Gato; Vicente; Jesus; Pipo; Guadalupe; Sergio; Pipo; Tonantzin; Casimira
Reprints
Keywords
soap opera

A Trick of the Unconscious (Table of Contents: 16)

Palomar / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre
drama
Characters
Tomaso Marin; Luba; Chester; Doralis; Ofelia; Casimira; Joselito; Bruno Goyas; Inez Perez; Guadalupe; Pipo; Maricela; Winona; Gato; Jesus; Heraclio; Carmen; Socorro; Khamo; Gaby; Leonor; Alphonso; Diana; Gregory; Sergio; Riri; Chelo; Tipin' Tipin'
Reprints
Keywords
soap opera

The Way Things Went (Table of Contents: 17)

Palomar / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre
drama
Characters
Vicente; Jesus; Chelo
Reprints
Keywords
soap opera

Pipo (Table of Contents: 18)

Palomar / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre
drama
Characters
Pipo
Reprints
Keywords
soap opera

Carmen (Table of Contents: 19)

Palomar / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre
drama
Characters
Carmen; Diana; Chelo; Tipin' Tipin'; Vicente
Reprints

Another Mysterious Tree (Table of Contents: 20)

Palomar / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre
drama
Characters
Gorgo; Papa Pito; Tipin' Tipin
Reprints
Keywords
soap opera

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21)

Palomar / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters
Gilbert Hernandez

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gorgo had seen the business of blood, of knives, of guns... he wondered if his life
Genre
drama
Characters
Gorgo; Maria; Khamo; Luba
Reprints
Keywords
soap opera

Mouth Trap (Table of Contents: 22)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre
drama
Characters
Gorgo; Maria; Luba; Fritz [Fritzi Rosalba Martinez]; Petra Martinez
Reprints

Love Story (Table of Contents: 23)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre
drama
Characters
Petra; Fritz [Fritzi Rosalba Martinez]; Receptionist; Maria; Gorgo
Reprints
Keywords
soap opera

Bread, Love and Maria (Table of Contents: 24)

comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre
drama
Characters
Senor Salas; Gorgo; Kip; Maria; Ingrid Castillo; Petra; Hector Martinez; Fritz [Fritzi Rosalba Martinez]; Victor; 'Tio' Santiago; Chief; Tio; Rosa
Reprints
Keywords
soap opera

The Gorgo Wheel (Table of Contents: 25)

comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre
drama
Characters
Gorgo; Doralis; Petra; Fritz [Fritzi Rosalba Martinez]; Maria; Guadalupe; Maricela; Pipo; Venus; Eduardo; Hector Martinez; Ofelia; Luba
Reprints
Keywords
soap opera

Luba Conquers the World (Table of Contents: 26)

Palomar / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre
drama
Characters
Luba; Gorgo; Ofelia; Theo; Inez Perez; Pipo; Sofronio; Guadalupe; Doralis; Petra Martinez; Fritz [Fritzi Rosalba Martinez]; Casimira; Gato Reyna; Jesus; Tipin' Tipin'; Tita; Mister Ronet; Maricela; Khamo; Sergio
Reprints
Keywords
soap opera

Chelo's Burden (Table of Contents: 27)

Palomar / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters
Gilbert Hernandez

Genre
drama
Characters
Maricela; Chelo; Howard Miller; Diana; Theo; Martin; Heraclio; Carmen; Pipo; Archie; Luba; Khamo; Fritz [Fritzi Rosalba Martinez]; Petra Martinez; Gato; Guadalupe; Venus; Vicente; Jesus; Satch; Casimira; Gorgo; Doralis; Augustin; Lucia; Humberto; Doctor Ramirez; Israel; Marcosito [Marcos]; Sergio; Xiohmara; Tipin' Tipin'; Isabel Ortiz
Reprints
Keywords
soap opera

Cast of Characters (Table of Contents: 28)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez

Characters
Augustin; Carmen; Casimira; Chelo; Concepcion; Diana; Doralis; Eduardo; Fritz; Gato; Gorgo; Guadalupe; Heraclio; Humberto; Israel; Jesus; Joselito; Khamo; Luba; Lucia; Marcos; Maria; Maricela; Howard Miller; Ofelia; Petra; Pipo; Riri; Satch; Sergio; Socorro; Tomaso; Tonantzin; Venus; Vicente

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 29)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez

Characters
Casimira; Khamo

Indexer Notes

A double-page blown up panel from page 139 ("Farewell My Palomar part 4").

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 30) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

Gilbert Hernandez (Table of Contents: 31)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gilbert Hernandez
Inks
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters
typeset

Characters
Gilbert Hernandez

Indexer Notes

A brief bio and a small self-portrait.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 32)

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)

Colors
?

Farewell, My Palomar (Table of Contents: 33) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)