(1970)

Ballantine Books, 1970 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
2.95 USD
Pages
68
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Ballantine Books, Inc.
Brand
?
ISBN
0-345-01974-1 Search at WorldCat
Editing
?
Color
Color Cover; Black & White Interior with Some Color
Binding
paperback

Issue Notes

SBN 345-01974-1-295. Library of Congress catalog #68-28025. 1st printing: March 1970; 2nd printing: June 1972

Ballantine published the 2nd and 3rd editions of this book. The first edition was by Viking; it's listed separately. The Ballantine editions have a 2.95 USD cover price.

An expanded edition was published in 1988 by Simon & Schuster.

R. Crumb's Head Comix (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Mr. Natural; Fritz the Cat; The Old Pooperoo
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[Blank Pages] (Table of Contents: 1)

blank page(s) / 4 pages (report information)

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover, inside back cover, and two interior pages are blank.

R. Crumb's Head Comix (Table of Contents: 2)

credits, title page / 4 pages (report information)

Pencils
Robert Crumb
Inks
Robert Crumb
Letters
Robert Crumb; typeset

Indexer Notes

Two title pages; frontspiece illustration, and a publisher credits page.

Contents (Table of Contents: 3)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Table of contents, with no illustrations.

Introduce Yourselves (Table of Contents: 4)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Krassner
Letters
typeset; Robert Crumb (logo)

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R. Crumb's Head Comix (Table of Contents: 5)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Robert Crumb
Inks
Robert Crumb

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Indexer Notes

title page

Definitely a Case of Derangement! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Robert Crumb
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Head Comix (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

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Life Among the Constipated (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Pop; Mom
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Fritz the Cat / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Fritz is a sophisticated, up-to-the-minute young feline who lives in a modern "supercity"...
Characters
Fritz the Cat; Crow; Cynthia; Ruark
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Keep on Truckin'... (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Schuman the Human / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Better known as 'baldy' he goes forth with his mind to FIND GOD!
Characters
Schuman the Human
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Indexer Notes

Crumb spelled Schuman's name inconsistently over the years, sometimes with a 'c,' sometimes without.

Abstract Expressionist Ultra Super Modernistic Comics (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

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The Man from Affiganistan (Table of Contents: 13)

Mr. Natural / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Mr. Natural; Flakey Foont
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Indexer Notes

The country name in the title is shown as spelled by the artist.

Mr. Natural Visits the City (Table of Contents: 14)

Mr. Natural / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Characters
Mr. Natural; Flakey Foont
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Mr. Natural Meets God (Table of Contents: 15)

Mr. Natural / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Mr. Natural; Angel; God
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Mr. Natural Gets the Bum's Rush (Table of Contents: 16)

Mr. Natural / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Mr. Natural
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Mr. Natural Repents (Table of Contents: 17)

Mr. Natural / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Mr. Natural; Cheese K. Reist
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Stoned (Table of Contents: 18)

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

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Fritz Comes on Strong (Table of Contents: 19)

Fritz the Cat / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Characters
Fritz the Cat
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Fred the Teen-Age Girl Pigeon (Table of Contents: 20)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Characters
Fritz the Cat; Fred the Teenage Girl Pigeon
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Hey Boparee Bop (Table of Contents: 21)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

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Whiteman (Table of Contents: 22)

Whiteman / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Characters
Whiteman
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Av 'n' Gar famous for their Snappy Bits and Krazy Kraks (Table of Contents: 23)

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

Characters
Av; Gar
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Western Man, Last of the Big-Time He Men! (Table of Contents: 24)

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

Characters
Western Man; Ol' Lady; Wiesenhiemer Weasel; Little Girl
Synopsis
A sendup of Lyndon Johnson.
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Indexer Notes

This is the full-page reformatted version. As shown in "The Complete Crumb Comics vol. 4," the strip originally was laid out on the same page with the "Av 'n' Gar" strip shown just above.

Big Freakout on Detroit Ave. (Table of Contents: 25)

Edgar Crump / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Edgar Crump; Old Man; Nazi Stormtrooper; Bus Driver; Evil Midget; Girl-Demon
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The Old Pooperoo Pauses to Ponder (Table of Contents: 26)

The Old Pooperoo / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Characters
The Old Pooperoo; Flakey Foont; Mr. Natural; Snoid; Goofy; Speed Freak; Angelfood McSpade
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Kitchen Kut-Outs! (Table of Contents: 27)

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

Characters
Bob Dill; Hotshot Manny Mustard; Clever Mr. Ketchup; Ed Egg; Solly Salt Shaker; Dick Tater; Beatrice Bread Slice; Sneezy Pete Pepper Shaker; Sammy Saucer; Conrad C. Cup; Bad Guy Billy Beercan
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Schuman the Human - a Poignant Psychological Drama (Table of Contents: 28)

Mr. Natural / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Schuman the Human; Mr. Natural
Reprints

It's Cosmic (Table of Contents: 29)

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

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Just Look What They're Saying! (Table of Contents: 30)

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

Characters
Mr. Natural
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Back cover includes promo quotes from Allen Ginsberg, Terry Southern, David Levine, Shel Silverstein, Milton Glaser and Tomi Ungerer.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. R. Crumb's Head Comix
  2. 1. [Blank Pages]
  3. 2. R. Crumb's Head Comix
  4. 3. Contents
  5. 4. Introduce Yourselves
  6. 5. R. Crumb's Head Comix
  7. 6. Definitely a Case of Derangement!
  8. 7. Head Comix
  9. 8. Life Among the Constipated
  10. 9. ["Fritz is a sophisticated, up-to-the-minute young feline who lives in a modern "supercity"..."]
    Fritz the Cat
  11. 10. Keep on Truckin'...
  12. 11. ["Better known as 'baldy' he goes forth with his mind to FIND GOD!"]
    Schuman the Human
  13. 12. Abstract Expressionist Ultra Super Modernistic Comics
  14. 13. The Man from Affiganistan
    Mr. Natural
  15. 14. Mr. Natural Visits the City
    Mr. Natural
  16. 15. Mr. Natural Meets God
    Mr. Natural
  17. 16. Mr. Natural Gets the Bum's Rush
    Mr. Natural
  18. 17. Mr. Natural Repents
    Mr. Natural
  19. 18. Stoned
  20. 19. Fritz Comes on Strong
    Fritz the Cat
  21. 20. Fred the Teen-Age Girl Pigeon
  22. 21. Hey Boparee Bop
  23. 22. Whiteman
    Whiteman
  24. 23. Av 'n' Gar famous for their Snappy Bits and Krazy Kraks
  25. 24. Western Man, Last of the Big-Time He Men!
  26. 25. Big Freakout on Detroit Ave.
    Edgar Crump
  27. 26. The Old Pooperoo Pauses to Ponder
    The Old Pooperoo
  28. 27. Kitchen Kut-Outs!
  29. 28. Schuman the Human - a Poignant Psychological Drama
    Mr. Natural
  30. 29. It's Cosmic
  31. 30. Just Look What They're Saying!
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