Marvel Tales #191 [Direct Edition]
(September 1986)

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Volume:
1
Price:
1.50 USD; 0.40 GBP; 1.75 CAD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel 25th Anniversary
Editing:
Christopher Priest [as Jim Owsley] (reprint editor); Stan Lee (original editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched (#1-33 squarebound)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

Double-sized issue reprints the infamous drug issues from Amazing Spider-Man #96-98; Just like those original issues, this issue is also not approved by the Comics Code.


The Sensational Spider-Man vs. the Green Goblin! (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
M. D. Bright ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Danny Crespi ?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Green Goblin [Norman Osborn]

--And Now the Goblin! (Table of Contents: 1)

Spider-Man / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
John Romita
Colors:
Andy Yanchus
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Betty Brant; Robbie Robertson; Harry Osborn; Aunt May Parker; Anna May Watson; Mary Jane Watson; Green Goblin [Norman Osborn] (villain); Gwen Stacy (cameo flashback)
Synopsis:
Peter returns from England and winds up getting a job with Norman Osborn. Unfortunately, Norman is shocked into becoming the Green Goblin again and sets his sights on Spidey.
Reprints:

In the Grip of the Goblin! (Table of Contents: 2)

Spider-Man / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Colors:
Andy Yanchus
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man [also appears as Peter Parker]; Harry Osborn; Mary Jane Watson; Green Goblin [Norman Osborn] (villain); Gwen Stacy (cameo flashback)
Synopsis:
Spidey battles the Goblin while Harry starts popping pills to deal with the brush-off MJ has given him.
Reprints:

The Goblin's Last Gasp! (Table of Contents: 3)

Spider-Man / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Colors:
Andy Yanchus
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man [also appears as Peter Parker]; Gwen Stacy; J. Jonah Jameson; Robbie Robertson; Harry Osborn; Green Goblin [Norman Osborn] (villain)
Synopsis:
Spidey confronts the drug dealer who sold Harry the pills that put him in the hospital. Spidey and Goblin wage a pitched battle until the web-head confronts Norman with his sick son. Gwendy returns from England.
Reprints:
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Sensational Spider-Man vs. the Green Goblin!
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. --And Now the Goblin!
    Spider-Man
  3. 2. In the Grip of the Goblin!
    Spider-Man
  4. 3. The Goblin's Last Gasp!
    Spider-Man
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