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Moore, Alan 1953-

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Most widely held works by Alan Moore
Watchmen by Alan Moore( Book )

117 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 4,556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This stunning graphic novel chronicles the fall from grace of a group of superheroes plagued by all too human failings. The concept of the super hero is dissected and inverted as strangely realistic characters are stalked by an unknown assassin. Originally published as a 12 issue series in 1986 and 1987, WATCHMEN remains one of DC Comics' most popular graphic novels
V for vendetta by Alan Moore( Book )

53 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

V, an anarchist revolutionary dressed in a Guy Fawkes mask, begins an elaborate, violent, and intentionally theatrical campaign to murder his former captors, bring down the government, and convince the people to rule themselves
The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen by Alan Moore( Book )

68 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,020 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features the Victorian era adventures of the League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, comprised of Captain Nemo, Allan Quartermain, the Invisible Man, Wilhelmina "Mina" Murray, Detective Thomas Sawyer, and Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
From hell : being a melodrama in sixteen parts by Alan Moore( Book )

58 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legendary comics writer Alan Moore and artist Eddie Campbell have created a gripping, hallucinatory piece of crime fiction about Jack the Ripper. Detailing the events that led up to the Whitechapel murders and the cover-up that followed, From Hell has become a modern masterpiece of crime noir and historical fiction
Promethea by Alan Moore( Book )

76 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comics narrate the story of university student Sophie Bangs as she fights mystical places and spirits to unveil the truth behind mythical warrior woman, Promethea
Batman : the killing joke by Alan Moore( Book )

27 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"One bad day. According to the grinning engine of madness and meyhem known as 'The Joker,' that's all that separates the sane from the psychotic. Freed once again from the confines of Arkham Asylum, he's out to prove his deranged point. And he's going to use Gotham City's top cop, Commmissioner Jim Gordon, and his brilliant and beautiful daughter Barbara to do it."--Back of jacket
Swamp Thing : the saga of the Swamp Thing by Alan Moore( Book )

31 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects the first seven stories, in which Jason Woodrue begins his study of the Swamp Thing and ultimately discovers its origin and secrets
Tom Strong collected edition by Alan Moore( Book )

41 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sent off to be raised by a robot nanny on the isolated island of Attabar Teru by his father, who is determined to create the perfect son, and later adopted by the Attabar Teru tribe, Tom Strong becomes a super hero in Millennium City. Tom also battles with the Nazi super-woman Ingrid Weiss and her pre-human monster called the Pangean
From hell by Allen Hughes( Visual )

49 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1888 London's Whitechapel slums, poor women like Mary Kelly and her friends walk the streets for a living. When the streetwalkers begin to be murdered one by one, it attracts the attention of Inspector Abberline, who takes a personal interest in the case, and Mary Kelly. Now he must use his psychic abilities to stop the most notorious serial killer in history--Jack the Ripper--before Mary is killed
Superman by Alan Moore( Book )

13 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and Japanese and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten years after the disappearance and presumed death of Superman, Lois Lane is interviewed by a reporter from the "Daily Planet" about the hero's last days
The league of extraordinary gentlemen by Alan Moore( Book )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When alien invaders from Mars attack London, the League of Extraordinary Gentlemen is called upon to protect the empire. They prepare a defense, but when the Invisible Man joins the Martians' cause, all may be lost. Includes "The New Traveller's Almanac," a 19th-century travelogue
The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen : black dossier by Alan Moore( Book )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and French and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an alternate England in 1958, Mina Murray and Allan Quatermain seek the Black Dossier, which contains the history of the League of Extraordinary Gentlemen through the centuries, while fleeing from deadly secret agents
League of Extraordinary Gentlemen : Century : 1910 by Alan Moore( Book )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Victorian-era England, Minna Murray, Captain Nemo, the Invisible Man, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, and Alan Quartermain are gathered and sent on a mission to stop a criminal mastermind from firebombing the East End of London
Top 10 : the forty-niners by Alan Moore( Book )

17 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year is 1949, and science heroes and war champions are gathering in the city of Neopolis, now under construction as a home for those with extra-human powers and talents. One of those heroes is a very young ace pilot, Steve Traynor, also known as Jetlad, fresh from the battle-torn skies of Europe, and anxious for a new life and career. With him is his former enemy combatant Leni Muller, the Sky Witch, ready to prove herself worthy of the chance given to her in Neopolis. They are hardly prepared for the challenges facing the experimental city. Science crime and unearthly gang violence has swiftly followed the heroes into this new, wide-open environment. Will their courage and skills be enough for the tasks ahead?
Nemo : heart of ice by Alan Moore( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's 1925, fifteen long years since Janni Dakkar first tried to escape the legacy of her dying science-pirate father, only to accept her destiny as the new Nemo, captain of the legendary Nautilus. Now, tired of her unending spree of plunder and destruction, Janni launches a grand expedition to surpass her father's greatest failure: the exploration of Antarctica. Hot on her frozen trail are a trio of genius inventors, hired by an influential publishing tycoon to retrieve the plundered valuables of an African queen. It's a deadly race to the bottom of the world -- an uncharted land of wonder and horror where time is broken and the mountains bring madness. Jules Verne meets H.P. Lovecraft in the unforgettable final showdown, lost in the living, beating and appallingly inhuman HEART OF ICE -- Publisher's website
DC universe : the stories of Alan Moore by Alan Moore( Book )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of all of Alan Moore's super-hero comics from the 1980s
The new annotated H. P. Lovecraft by H. P Lovecraft( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An extensively annotated anthology of twenty-two of the horror master's best writings also examines Lovecraft's rise and accomplishments against a backdrop of the pulp fiction era while evaluating his influence on literature
Saga of the Swamp Thing by Alan Moore( Book )

15 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Created by a freak accident, the Swamp Thing is an elemental creature who uses the forces of nature and wisdom of the plant kingdom to rail against a polluted world's self-destruction"--Amazon
Across the universe : the DC universe stories of Alan Moore by Alan Moore( Book )

6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects stories written by Moore during the 1980s featuring superheroes in the DC universe, including Superman, Batman, the Vigilante, Swamp Thing, and Green Arrow
Neonomicon by Alan Moore( Book )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Brears and Lamper, two young and cocky FBI agents, investigate a fresh series of ritual murders somehow tied to the final undercover assignment of Aldo Sax-- the once golden boy of the Bureau, now a convicted killer and inmate of a maximum security prison. From their interrogation of Sax (where he spoke exclusively in inhuman tongues) to a related drug raid on a seedy rock club rife with arcane symbols and otherworldly lyrics, they suspect that they are on the trail of something awful-- but nothing can prepare them for the creeping insanity and unspeakable terrors they will face in the small harbor town of Innsmouth"--P. [4] of cover
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controlled identityThe Original Writer, 1953-

De Ray, Jill 1953-

Moore, A.

Moore, Al.

Moore, Al 1953-

Moore, Alan

Moore, Alan Oswald 1953-

Ray, Jill de 1953-

Vile, Curt, 1953-

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V for vendettaThe League of Extraordinary GentlemenFrom hell : being a melodrama in sixteen partsPrometheaBatman : the killing jokeSwamp Thing : the saga of the Swamp ThingTom Strong collected editionSuperman