Ballantine Books

1952 - 1973
Country:
United States
Indicia / Colophon Publishers:
2
Brand Groups:
4
Brand Emblems in Use:
4

Total Number of Series:
27
Total Number of Issues:
67
Show Covers by Month:
using on-sale date or using publication date
Notes:
Ballantine began as publisher of newsstand-size paperbacks, low-priced for mass-market sales, often simultaneously released alongside the hardcover versions of the same works released by other publishers.

In 1973, Ballantine was acquired and became a division of Random House.
Series Year Issues Covers Published
The World of Li'l Abner [b] 1952 3 issues (1 indexed) Gallery December 1952; February 1953; September 1956 - September 1965
The Vault of Horror 1965 1 issues (1 indexed) Gallery August 1965
Utterly Mad [b] 1956 7 issues (3 indexed) Gallery October 1956 - May 1975
The Trouble With Tribbles [b] 1973 1 issues (1 indexed) No Covers May 1973
Tomorrow Midnight [b] 1966 1 issues (1 indexed) Gallery June 1966
Tales of the Incredible [b] 1965 1 issues (1 indexed) Gallery March 1965
Tales from the Crypt [b] 1964 1 issues (1 indexed) Gallery December 1964
Secret Agent for the C.I.A. [b] 1972 1 issues (0 indexed) Gallery 1972
R. Crumb's Head Comix [b] 1970 1 issues (1 indexed) Gallery 1970
R. Crumb's Fritz the Cat [b] 1969 1 issues (1 indexed) Gallery October 1969
Picture Stories from the Bible: Old Testament [b] 1986 1 issues (0 indexed) Add 1986
Picture Stories from the Bible: New Testament [b] 1986 1 issues (0 indexed) Add 1986
Peanuts Jubilee 1976 1 issues (0 indexed) Gallery October 1976
Mad Strikes Back [b] 1955 11 issues (4 indexed) Have 10 (Need 2) May 1955 - November 1978
The Mad Reader [b] 1954 4 issues (1 indexed) Have 4 (Need 1) November 1954 - February 1975
Kudzu 1982 1 issues (1 indexed) Gallery August 1982
Inside Mad [b] 1955 6 issues (2 indexed) Have 5 (Need 1) November 1955 - April 1975
The Humbug Digest [b] 1957 1 issues (1 indexed) Gallery 1957
Harvey Kurtzman's Jungle Book [b] 1959 1 issues (1 indexed) Gallery [September] 1959
Garfield: Complete Works [b] 2018 2 issues (0 indexed) Add 2018 - present
Garfield His 9 Lives [b] 1984 1 issues (1 indexed) Have 1 (Need 1) November 1984
Fritz the No-Good [b] 1972 1 issues (1 indexed) Gallery June 1972
Fritz Bugs Out [b] 1972 1 issues (0 indexed) Gallery 1972
Dracula [b] 1966 1 issues (1 indexed) Gallery January 1966
The Brothers Mad [b] 1958 9 issues (5 indexed) Have 6 (Need 3) October 1958 - 1978
Barnaby [b] 1985 6 issues (1 indexed) Gallery November 1985 - October 1986
B. Wiseman's Cartoon Countdown [b] 1959 1 issues (0 indexed) Add 1959
The Autumn People [b] 1965 1 issues (1 indexed) Gallery October 1965

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