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Sakai, Stan

Overview
Works: 460 works in 851 publications in 5 languages and 10,899 library holdings
Genres: Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Fiction  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Young adult works  History  Fantasy fiction  Science fiction comic books, strips, etc 
Roles: Creator, Illustrator, Draftsman
Classifications: PN6727.S18, 741.5973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Stan Sakai
 
Most widely held works by Stan Sakai
Sergio Aragonés Groo & Rufferto by Sergio Aragonés ( Book )
20 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 1,056 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
No dog has ever been so loyal for so long to so stupid a master -- finally it pays off, and boneheaded barbarian Groo's dog Rufferto gets a little of the limelight. A bad run-in with the wizard Anakrony, Master of the Chronological Sciences, tests once and for all the bond between this barbarian and his best friend
Usagi Yojimbo : grasscutter by Stan Sakai ( Book )
105 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Forged in heaven, it is called Kusanagi, the Grasscutter--the lost sword of the Gods. This legendary blade could potentially tip the scales of power
Usagi Yojimbo : Yokai by Stan Sakai ( Book )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Polish and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Yokai are the monsters, demons, and spirits of Japanese folklore, such as the shape-shifting kitsune, the obakeneko demon cats, and the evil oni ogres. Usagi faces all of these and more when a desperate woman begs him to find her kidnapped daughter"--P. [4] of cover
Usagi Yojimbo : grasscutter II, journey to Atsuta Shrine by Stan Sakai ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After being entrusted with the Grasscutter sword, Miyamoto Usagi sets off to return the sword to its rightful resting place before it falls into the wrong hands
Usagio Yojimbo bk. 16 shrouded moon by Stan Sakai ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As rabbit ronin Miyamoto Usagi and his irritable samurai companion Gen travel across feudal Japan, they put their lives on the line once again when they learn of a plot to kill their friend, the thief Kitsune
Usagi yojimbo by Stan Sakai ( Book )
14 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in English and French and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A perennial bestseller for 20 years, with each volume in multiple printings, we are pleased to have all seven volumes of the all-ages classic Usagi Yojimbo now available with the recent reprints of Vols. 1 and 2. A cross between Disney and Akira Kurosawa movies, with a lot of Lone Wolf & Cub thrown in, Usagi is the story of a wandering rabbit warrior in feudal Japan. A family favorite for 20 years
Usagi Yojimbo by Stan Sakai ( Book )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nothing comes easy for rabbit ronin Usagi, not even being a spectator at the planned duel between his former teacher, Katsuichi, and Katsuichi's rival, Nakamura Koji. Before the duel even begins, Usagi becomes embroiled in a dispute between Koji and a local fencing school that demands the samurai challenge its master. Along the way, Usagi discovers a devastating secret-a weakness in Koji's style. It's a secret that could save Katsuichi's's life, but at the cost of Usagi's own honor. This 17th volume of Usagi Yojimbo collects issues #53-60 of the award-winning ongoing series, presenting the entire Duel at Kitanoji story line, and a handful of other great shorts, including another installment of the fan-favorite Lone Goat and Kid-Sakai's homage to the seminal manga Lone Wolf and Cub. This collection also features preliminary sketches and designs by Sakai
Strange tales ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"From the twisted minds--and talented pencils--of more than two dozen of the greatest names in independent, alternative and online comics comes an astonishing anthology of startling stories, featuring the heroes and villains of the Marvel Universe as you've never seen them before!"--Page 4 of cover
Fathers and sons by Stan Sakai ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Usagi Yojimbo is a rabbit and a Samurai warrior!
Usagi Yojimbo by Stan Sakai ( Book )
5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Usagi the rabbit ronin continues his quests across medieval Japan with his nephew Jotaro in tow. Can Usagi keep Jotaro safe from an evil artist with a demonic pen set?
Usagi Yojimbo by Stan Sakai ( Book )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wandering ronin Usagi Yojimbo is alone once again, having emerged from his travels with young Jotaro. His brief respite from danger was not destined to last long, for adventure in feudal Japan waits for no one! Throughout these stories we follow Usagi as he is roped into a covert smuggling operation, escorts a cantankerous old woman through dangerous territory, assists an inventor with a visionary flying machine, and once again encounters a vengeful young samurai
Stupid, stupid rat-tails : the adventures of Big Johnson Bone, frontier hero by Tom Sniegoski ( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reveals the story of Big Johnson Bone, the discoverer of the Rolling Bone River and the founder of Boneville
Usagi Yojimbo : Tomoe's story by Stan Sakai ( Book )
7 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the adventures of a masterless rabbit samurai, Miyamoto Usagi, in Japan at the turn of the seventeenth century, as he stands up for justice and truth in a time of social and political unrest
Daisho by Stan Sakai ( Book )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and Polish and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Miyamoto Usagi is a student of a Buddhist priest who educates him on the music of shakuhachi
Usagi Yojimbo by Stan Sakai ( Book )
14 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and French and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Continues the adventures of Miyamoto Usagi, the rabbit samurai
Usagi Yojimbo : Bridge of tears by Stan Sakai ( Book )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The wandering life of a ronin is often a lonely one, and Usagi has been on that path a long time. Usagi's travels next take him to a town torn apart by street gangs searching for a dead gang boss's stash of gold
Usagi yojimbo by Stan Sakai ( Book )
15 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in English and French and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Chronicle[s] the infancy and adolescence of his long-eared samurai--and the result is a 90-page graphic novella that combines the excitement of a classic martial-arts movie with the unique charm of a cartoon epic."
Usagi Yojimbo by Stan Sakai ( Book )
4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Usagi becomes a samurai without a master. He wanders throughout Japan and has strange adventures
47 Ronin : the tale of the loyal retainers by Mike Richardson ( Book )
4 editions published in 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Japan's enduring national legend comes to comics! This epic mission of loyal Japanese warriors to avenge their wronged master epitomizes the samurai code of honor, and 47 Ronin recounts the sweeping saga of duty and duress in all its violent grandeur. Opening with the tragic incident that sealed the fate of young Lord Asano, this graphic novel follows a dedicated group of Asano's vassals on their unwavering road to bloody vengeance
Usagi Yojimbo by Stan Sakai ( Book )
6 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When plague strikes a border town in the mountains of the Geishu Province, Lord Noriyuki sends his loyal bodyguard Tomoe to investigate. Once there, she and her retinue discover a truth far more terrible. Only the rabbit ronin Usagi might extricate his friend from her perilous predicament - except that he's landed in the same one himself!
 
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Alternative Names
Sakai, Stanley Masahiko
Sakai, Sutan.
Languages
English (192)
German (15)
French (12)
Spanish (6)
Polish (2)
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