(2006 [May 2008])

DC, 2008 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
14.99 USD; 17.99 CAD
Pages
148
On-sale Date
2008-03-05
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Suggested for Mature Readers
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Publisher's Brand
Vertigo
ISBN
978-1-4012-0369-6 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781401203696 51499
Editing
Shelly Bond (credited) (editor); Angela Rufino (credited) (assistant editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
cardstock cover
Binding
softcover
Publishing Format
collected edition

Issue Notes

Released a week earlier than the solicited on-sale date, per comiclist.com.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Fables / cover / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
James Jean (credited) (painting)
Inks
James Jean (credited) (painting)
Colors
James Jean (credited) (painting)
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Snow White; Big Bad Wolf [Bigby Wolf]; Frog Prince
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Indexer Notes

Wraparound cover.

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Table of Contents (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Introduction (Table of Contents: 2)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill Willingham (credited)
Letters
typeset

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A Most Troublesome Woman [Part 1] (Table of Contents: 3)

Fables / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Willingham (credited)
Pencils
Michael Wm. Kaluta (credited)
Inks
Charles Vess (credited)
Colors
Charles Vess (credited)
Letters
Todd Klein (credited)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Snow White; King Shahryar
Synopsis
Traveling in Arabia as an Ambassador from the exiled FABLES community, Snow White is captured by the local sultan who wants to marry her (and then kill her). But the clever Snow attempts to charm the sultan instead by playing Scheherazade, telling him fantastic stories for a total of 1,001 nights.
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Indexer Notes

Framing sequence.

The Fencing Lessons (Table of Contents: 4)

Fables / comic story / 32 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Willingham (credited)
Pencils
John Bolton (credited)
Inks
John Bolton (credited)
Colors
John Bolton (credited)
Letters
Todd Klein (credited)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Snow White; Prince Charming; Seven Dwarfs; Sir Dunsark; Babcock; Lord Carrack; King Tosh (King under the earth)
Synopsis
Snow White pays a visit to the Seven Dwarfs... one that they'll never forget.
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A Most Troublesome Woman [Part 2] (Table of Contents: 5)

Fables / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill Willingham (credited)
Pencils
Michael Wm. Kaluta (credited)
Inks
Charles Vess (credited)
Colors
Charles Vess (credited)
Letters
Todd Klein (credited)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Snow White; King Shahryar
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Indexer Notes

Framing sequence.

The Christmas Pies (Table of Contents: 6)

Fables / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Willingham (credited)
Pencils
Mark Buckingham (credited)
Inks
Mark Buckingham (credited)
Colors
Mark Buckingham (credited)
Letters
Todd Klein (credited)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Reynard the Fox; Goblin soldiers; Grubel Kaidan
Synopsis
Reynard the Fox helps the Goblin soldiers set up a trap for the other Fable animals. Who's side is he on?
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A Frog's-Eye View (Table of Contents: 7)

Fables / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Willingham (credited)
Pencils
James Jean (credited) (painting)
Inks
James Jean (credited) (painting)
Colors
James Jean (credited) (painting)
Letters
Todd Klein (credited)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Frog Prince [Prince Ambrose]; Sir Lackluster; Snow White; Ichabod Crane
Synopsis
The life and times of Prince Ambrose.
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The Runt (Table of Contents: 8)

Fables / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Willingham (credited)
Pencils
Mark Wheatley (credited)
Inks
Mark Wheatley (credited)
Colors
Mark Wheatley (credited)
Letters
Todd Klein (credited)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Bigby Wolf [Big Bad Wolf]; North Wind; Winter (dies)
Synopsis
The origin of Bigby Wolf.
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A Most Troublesome Woman [Part 3] (Table of Contents: 9)

Fables / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill Willingham (credited)
Pencils
Michael Wm. Kaluta (credited)
Inks
Charles Vess (credited)
Colors
Charles Vess (credited)
Letters
Todd Klein (credited)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Snow White; King Shahryar
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Indexer Notes

Framing sequence.

A Mother's Love (Table of Contents: 10)

Fables / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Willingham (credited)
Pencils
Derek Kirk Kim (credited)
Inks
Derek Kirk Kim (credited)
Colors
Derek Kirk Kim (credited)
Letters
Todd Klein (credited)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Colonel Thunderfoot; Miss Silkytail; Snow White
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Diaspora [Part One] (Table of Contents: 11)

Fables / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Willingham (credited)
Pencils
Tara McPherson (credited)
Inks
Tara McPherson (credited)
Colors
Tara McPherson (credited)
Letters
Todd Klein (credited)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Snow White; Rose Red; Frau Totenkinder
Synopsis
While trying to escape the Adversary, Snow White and Rose Red stumble upon Frau Totenkinder's cottage and her corpse.
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The Witch's Tale (Table of Contents: 12)

Fables / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Willingham (credited)
Pencils
Esao Andrews (credited)
Inks
Esao Andrews (credited)
Colors
Esao Andrews (credited)
Letters
Todd Klein (credited)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Frau Totenkinder; Hansel; Gretel; Aurac; Stulla; Troll; 3 Billy Goats Gruff; Pied Piper; Beast; Rapunzel; Lance of the Lake
Synopsis
The origin of Frau Totenkinder.
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Diaspora [Part Two] (Table of Contents: 13)

Fables / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Willingham (credited)
Pencils
Tara McPherson (credited)
Inks
Tara McPherson (credited)
Colors
Tara McPherson (credited)
Letters
Todd Klein (credited)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Snow White; Rose Red; Frau Totenkinder
Synopsis
Snow White and Rose Red bring the rejuvenated Frau Totenkinder with them on their journey, much to Snow White's chagrin.
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What You Wish For (Table of Contents: 14)

Fables / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Willingham (credited)
Pencils
Brian Bolland (credited)
Inks
Brian Bolland (credited)
Colors
Brian Bolland (credited)
Letters
Todd Klein (credited)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Mersey Dotes; Reynard the Fox
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Fair Division (Table of Contents: 15)

Fables / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Willingham (credited)
Pencils
Jill Thompson (credited)
Inks
Jill Thompson (credited)
Colors
Jill Thompson (credited)
Letters
Todd Klein (credited)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Old King Cole; Snow White; The Three Bears [Papa Bear; Mama Bear; Boo Bear]; Three Blind Mice; Mr. Dish; Miss Spoon; Mr. Badger; Mr. Mole; Mr. Toad; Cock Robin; Squire Pup; Mr. Fiddler; Mrs. Sprongwallow; Bluebeard; Bigby Wolf; Rose Red
Synopsis
Old King Cole seeks refuge from the invaders in the company of a very odd collection of characters.
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A Most Troublesome Woman [Part 4] (Table of Contents: 16)

Fables / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Willingham (credited)
Pencils
Michael Wm. Kaluta (credited)
Inks
Charles Vess (credited)
Colors
Charles Vess (credited)
Letters
Todd Klein (credited)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Snow White; King Shahryar; Scheherazade
Synopsis
Snow White finishes her 1,001 stories to King Shahryar and now awaits her fate.
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Indexer Notes

Framing sequence.

Biographies (Table of Contents: 17)

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Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
typeset

Genre
biography
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Indexer Notes

Biographies of Charles Vess, Mike Kaluta, John Bolton, Mark Buckingham, James Jean, Mark Wheatley, Derek Kirk Kim, Tara McPherson, Esao Andrews, Brian Bolland, Jill Thompson, Todd Klein and Bill Willingham.