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The Simon & Kirby library. Horror!

Author: Joe Simon; Jack Kirby; Harry Mendryk; Steve Saffel
Publisher: London : Titan Books, 2014.
Series: Simon and Kirby library.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"In the early 1950s, comics were resplendent with rotting corpses, severed heads, scantily clad women, and monsters of all shapes and sizes. Before the congressional witch-hunt, it was a golden age of horror, including the unmatched storytelling of Joe Simon and Jack Kirby. Collecting more than 300 pages of terrifying tales--all of the sotires produced by Joe and Jack themselves for Black Magic and Strange World of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
Horror comic books, strips, etc
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joe Simon; Jack Kirby; Harry Mendryk; Steve Saffel
ISBN: 9781848569591 1848569599
OCLC Number: 839317256
Notes: Compilation of Simon and Kirby comics published from 1950 to 1954, in the realm of horror and the supernatural, originally published in the magazines Black magic and The strange world of your dreams.
Description: 319 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: That old black magic / Steve Saffel --
Simon and Kirby's little shop of horrors --
Last second of life! --
The scorn of the faceless people! --
The cloak! --
A silver bullet for your heart! --
Voodoo on Tenth Avenue --
The world of spirits --
Union with the dead! --
The thing in the fog! --
Donovan's demon! --
Dead man's lode! --
The girl who walked on water! --
A giant walks the earth! --
Up there! --
A rag-a bone and a hank of hair! --
Visions of Nostradamus! --
The angel of death! --
Freak! --
Nasty little man! --
Come claim my corpse --
Detour Lorelei on Highway 52 --
Sammy's wonderful glass! --
Birth after death --
Oddities in miniature: the strangest stories ever told! --
The feathered serpent --
The monsters on the lake! --
Those who are about to die! --
After I'm gone! --
Strange predictions --
Strange old bird! --
The human cork! --
A beast in the streets! --
Fool's paradise --
The sting of Scorpio! --
The strange antics of the mystic mirror --
Demon wind! --
The cat people --
The merry ghosts of Campbell Castle --
An eye for an eye! --
Alive after five thousand years! --
The greatest horror of them all! --
The head of the family! --
Slaughter-house! --
Hungry as a wolf! --
Maniac! --
Lone shark --
We will buy your dreams. Send us your dreams --
I talked with my dead wife! --
The girl in the grave! --
You sent us this dream --
Send us your dreams --
The woman in the tower! --
You sent us this dream --
Covers gallery.
Series Title: Simon and Kirby library.
Other Titles: Black magic (Buffalo, N.Y.)
Strange world of your dreams.
Responsibility: Joe Simon and Jack Kirby ; art restoration by Harry Mendryk ; edited by Steve Saffel.

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"There was a sense of power and drama and excitement in Joe and Jack's work that made it totally unique..." (Stan Lee) "A beautiful and expansive book that collects so much of [Jack] Kirby and Joe Read more...

 
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