The Complete Love & Rockets #[21] - Luba: The Book of Ofelia
(December 2005)

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260
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Fantagraphics Books
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Fantagraphics Books
ISBN
1-56097-769-8; 978-1-56097-769-8 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781560976998 52295
Editing
Gary Groth
Color
Color Covers, Mostly Black & White Interiors
Binding
Softcover (#1 - 21; 23; 25); Hardcover- (#22 & 24)
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

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Dimensions: 11" x 7.5" (27.94 cm x 19.05 cm)


Luba: The Book of Ofelia (Table of Contents)

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

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Luba: The Book of Ofelia (Table of Contents: 2)

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Luba; Khamo; Ofelia; Venus; Maricela; Guadalupe; Doralis; Casimira; Joselito; Socorro; Conchita; Pipo; Sergio; Gato; Marie; Petra; Enrique; Fritz; Jimmy

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Title and publisher pages; Indicia page with production, reprint and copyright credits; Table of Contents; four full pages of drawings of the book's characters

The Book of Ofelia (Table of Contents: 3)

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Luba's Family and Supporting Cast (Table of Contents: 4)

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Remember Me (Table of Contents: 5)

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soap opera

Luba and the Little Ones (Table of Contents: 6)

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soap opera

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

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Socorro... <Socorro, come here!>
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soap opera

The Book of Ofelia (Table of Contents: 8)

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The Book of Ofelia 2 (Table of Contents: 9)

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soap opera

Spot Marks the Ex (Table of Contents: 10)

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El Show Super Duper Sensacional Fantastico Doralis (Table of Contents: 11)

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soap opera

Snail Trail (Table of Contents: 12)

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Bromear (Table of Contents: 13)

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Meeting Cute, Fucking Cuter (Table of Contents: 14)

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soap opera

Buen Viaje, Socorro (Table of Contents: 15)

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

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Luba, if your husband can be gone for days at a time, you can come out with us
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drama
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soap opera

The Fortunato Files (Table of Contents: 17)

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The Goddess and the Goof (Table of Contents: 18)

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El Baile (Table of Contents: 19)

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The Glamorous Life (Table of Contents: 20)

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soap opera

Boots Takes the Case (Table of Contents: 21)

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And So... (Table of Contents: 22)

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soap opera

Kisses for Pipo (Table of Contents: 23)

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soap opera

In Bed With Pipo (Table of Contents: 24)

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soap opera

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 25)

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That must have hurt like a son of a bitch.
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drama
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Khamo; Luba; Socorro; Casimira; Luba; Ofelia; Conchita; Joselito
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Uno Dos Tres (Table of Contents: 26)

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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 27)

The New Aventures of Venus / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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Go Venus Go
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Venus; Petra; Yoshio; Miguel Mendoza; Glinda Gonzalez; Tomoko Ito; Sergio Jimenez; Venus; Coach; Ref
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The Beloved and the Damned (Table of Contents: 28)

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soap opera

Luba's Science Lesson (Table of Contents: 29)

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And Justice for Some (Table of Contents: 30)

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The Tao of Doralis (Table of Contents: 31)

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signed and dated "Beto '03"

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

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Who..?! What..?!
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Hector; Petra; Venus; Luba
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soap opera

Khamo (Table of Contents: 33)

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soap opera

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 34)

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Uh, well, we were in the neighborhood, Blackie, and uh, your light was on...
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drama
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Hector; Luba; Blackie; Fortunato
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soap opera

Fortunato (Table of Contents: 35)

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soap opera

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 36)

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Who do you call to report a missing car?
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drama
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Luba; Hector; Khamo; Fritz; Guadalupe; Fortunato
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Lovers and Hector (Table of Contents: 37)

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Sergio Rocks (Table of Contents: 38)

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soap opera

Guadalupe (Table of Contents: 39)

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soap opera

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signed and dated "Beto '03"

Luba Again (Table of Contents: 40)

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Click! (Table of Contents: 41)

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soap opera

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signed and dated "Beto '03"

La Luba (Table of Contents: 42)

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soap opera

Burning for You (Table of Contents: 43)

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soap opera

Pipo's Burden (Table of Contents: 44)

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soap opera

Of Two Minds (Table of Contents: 45)

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But the Little Girls Understand (Table of Contents: 46)

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soap opera

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 47)

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Fortunato
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Khamo; Luba
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Fritz and Pipo, Sittin' in a Tree... (Table of Contents: 48)

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God Willing (Table of Contents: 49)

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soap opera

[Luba #9 back cover] (Table of Contents: 50)

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Ofelia
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 51)

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Sniff.
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drama
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Venus; Luba; Ofelia; Pipo; Boots; Fritz [Rosalba Martinez]; Sergio; Gato; Petra; Hector; Marie; Fortunato; Khamo; Casimira; Joselito; Conchita; Boots; Doralis; Guadalupe; Maricela; Jimmy; Igor Valdez; Socorro; Khamo; Enrique; Ooli [Rico]
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soap opera

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 52)

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signed and dated "Beto '01"

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 53)

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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 54)

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promo for other Gilbert Hernandez books; back cover promo

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. Luba: The Book of Ofelia
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Luba: The Book of Ofelia
  4. 3. The Book of Ofelia
  5. 4. Luba's Family and Supporting Cast
  6. 5. Remember Me
    Luba
  7. 6. Luba and the Little Ones
    Luba
  8. 7. ["Socorro... <Socorro, come here!>"]
    Luba
  9. 8. The Book of Ofelia
    Luba
  10. 9. The Book of Ofelia 2
    Luba
  11. 10. Spot Marks the Ex
    Luba
  12. 11. El Show Super Duper Sensacional Fantastico Doralis
    Luba
  13. 12. Snail Trail
    Luba
  14. 13. Bromear
    Luba
  15. 14. Meeting Cute, Fucking Cuter
    Luba
  16. 15. Buen Viaje, Socorro
    Luba
  17. 16. ["Luba, if your husband can be gone for days at a time, you can come out with us"]
    Luba
  18. 17. The Fortunato Files
    Luba
  19. 18. The Goddess and the Goof
    Luba
  20. 19. El Baile
    Luba
  21. 20. The Glamorous Life
    Luba
  22. 21. Boots Takes the Case
    Luba
  23. 22. And So...
    Luba
  24. 23. Kisses for Pipo
    Luba
  25. 24. In Bed With Pipo
    Luba
  26. 25. ["That must have hurt like a son of a bitch."]
    Luba
  27. 26. Uno Dos Tres
    Luba
  28. 27. ["Go Venus Go"]
    The New Aventures of Venus
  29. 28. The Beloved and the Damned
    Luba
  30. 29. Luba's Science Lesson
    Luba
  31. 30. And Justice for Some
    Hector
  32. 31. The Tao of Doralis
    Luba
  33. 32. ["Who..?! What..?!"]
    Hector
  34. 33. Khamo
    Luba
  35. 34. ["Uh, well, we were in the neighborhood, Blackie, and uh, your light was on..."]
    Hector
  36. 35. Fortunato
    Luba
  37. 36. ["Who do you call to report a missing car?"]
    Hector
  38. 37. Lovers and Hector
    Luba
  39. 38. Sergio Rocks
    Luba
  40. 39. Guadalupe
    Luba
  41. 40. Luba Again
    Luba
  42. 41. Click!
    Luba
  43. 42. La Luba
    Luba
  44. 43. Burning for You
    Luba
  45. 44. Pipo's Burden
    Luba
  46. 45. Of Two Minds
    Luba
  47. 46. But the Little Girls Understand
    Luba
  48. 47. ["Fortunato"]
    Luba
  49. 48. Fritz and Pipo, Sittin' in a Tree...
    Luba
  50. 49. God Willing
    Luba
  51. 50. [Luba #9 back cover]
  52. 51. ["Sniff."]
    Luba
  53. 52. [no title indexed]
  54. 53. [no title indexed]
  55. 54. [no title indexed]
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