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Bissette, Stephen

Overview
Works: 123 works in 208 publications in 2 languages and 4,723 library holdings
Genres: Graphic novels  Comic books, strips, etc  Stories, plots, etc  Handbooks and manuals  Pictorial works  Poetry  Horror comics  Science fiction comics  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Comics (Graphic works) 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Interviewer
Classifications: PN6728.S93, 741.5973
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Stephen Bissette
Publications by Stephen Bissette
Most widely held works about Stephen Bissette
 
Most widely held works by Stephen Bissette
Prince of stories : the many worlds of Neil Gaiman by Hank Wagner( Book )
9 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 738 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the history and impact of the complete works of Gaiman in film, fiction, music, comic books, and beyond
Above the dreamless dead : World War I in poetry and comics ( Book )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 691 libraries worldwide
A collection of World War I poetry interpreted by cartoonists
Saga of the Swamp Thing by Alan Moore( Book )
13 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and held by 439 libraries worldwide
Swamp Thing, an elemental creature, fights to protect his home, the environment, and humanity from various threats
Saga of the Swamp Thing by Alan Moore( Book )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 331 libraries worldwide
Created out of the Swamp by a freak accident, Swamp Thing is an elemental creature who uses the forces of nature and wisdom of the plant kingdom to fight the polluted world's self-destruction. Alan Moore took the Swamp Thing to new heights in the 1980s with his unique narrative approach. His provocative and groundbreaking writing, combined with masterly artwork by some of the medium's top artists, made SWAMP THING one of the great comics of the late twentieth century. In this second collection, The Swamp Thing says goodbye to the illusion of his own humanity after learning that he is 100% plant, meets a crew of benevolent alien invaders inspired by the classic comic strip Pogo (also set in the swamp), and consummates his relationship with Abigail Arcane as only he could
Swamp Thing : the saga of the Swamp Thing by Alan Moore( Book )
7 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 326 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
Saga of the Swamp Thing by Alan Moore( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 302 libraries worldwide
Continues the adventures of the Swamp Thing, an elemental being possessing the ancient wisdom of the plant kingdom and the form, thought, and movement of a man, as a madman destroys the body he has built for himself
Comic book rebels : conversations with the creators of the New Comics by Stan Wiater( Book )
4 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 252 libraries worldwide
Creators include; Scott McCloud, Larry Marder, Richard Corben, Jack Jackson, Lee Mars, Howard Cruse, Denis Kitchen, Kevin Eastman & Peter Laird, Dave Sim, Harvey Pekar & Joyce Brabner, Alan Moore, Jean "Moebius" Giraud, Addie Campbell, Neil Gaiman, Dave McKean, Frank Miller, Colleen Doran, Rick Veitch, Todd McFarlane, Will Eisner. Also included is McCloud's bill of rights for comic creators
Buffy the vampire slayer : the monster book by Christopher Golden( Book )
3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 231 libraries worldwide
An official guide to Buffy the Vampire Slayer describes the mythology and influences behind the monsters, ghouls, and characters through interviews with the creators and details of the episodes
Saga of the Swamp Thing by Alan Moore( Book )
9 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and Japanese and held by 220 libraries worldwide
Book one: "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.com; Book two: "The Earth Elemental says goodbye to the illusion of his own humanity after learning that he is 100 percent plant, meets a crew of benevolent alien invaders inspired by the classic swamp-based comic strip Pogo, and consummates his relationship with Abigail Arcane as only he could." -- Publisher's website ; Book three: "[T]his third volume is brimming with visceral horrors including underwater vampires, a werewolf with an unusual curse, and the debut of John Constantine" -- publisher's website ; Book four: "[I]n which Swamp Thing's quest for self-discovery comes to its shattering conclusion. A harbinger of doom has been released with the sole charge of waking an evil beyond comprehension, and John Constantine, Deadman, The Phantom Stranger, The Spectre and other masters of the occult must unite." -- publisher's website ; Book five: "Swamp Thing returns from his sojourn to hell, only to learn that Abby has fled Gotham City, where he runs afoul of Batman, Lex Luthor and the Gotham City Police Department." -- Publisher's website ; Book six: "This collection...begins across the galaxy, where the Swamp Thing's consciousness has been hurled. Trying to find his way back to Earth, Swamp Thing stops over on Thanagar, home of Hawkman; Rann, home of Adam Strange; and encounters the Green Lantern of a world of sentient plants" -- Publisher's website
Swamp Thing by Alan Moore( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
Swamp Thing : a murder of crows by Alan Moore( Book )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
Saga of the Swamp Thing by Alan Moore( Book )
6 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
Suggested for mature readers
Aliens : tribes by Stephen Bissette( Book )
6 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
Based on the popular Aliens film franchise, this story is about a trained military clean-up crew sent to an orbiting medical space station to exterminate the horrific and vicious Aliens that have infested it
Red Range : a wild western adventure by Joe R Lansdale( Book )
2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
In a tale of hope set amidsts the hyper violence of America's 19th century. Red Range tells the tale of Red Mask, a touch-as-nails vigilante who rides to fight the tragic racism of a Klan-dominated Texas. Written by multiple Bram Stoker Award winner Joe R. Lansdale and illustrated by Golden Age comic book master and WWII veteran, Sam J. Glanzman, this volume presenta the classic graphic novel in color for the first time, and includes an introduction by Mojo Press' Richard Klaw and Afterword by Stephen R. Bissette. As a bonus, this book contains a little-seen story by Glanzman, "I Could Eat A Horse!"
Shiny Beasts by Rick Veitch( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 53 libraries worldwide
The Vermont monster guide by Joseph A Citro( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
The monster book by Christopher Golden( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
The mountain king by Rick Hautala( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
A murder of crows by Alan Moore( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
The weird world of Eerie Publications : comic gore that warped millions of young minds! by Mike Howlett( Book )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Gory, prurient, and dangerous, this is the story of the most maligned comics in the history of the medium
 
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Alternative Names
Bissette, S. R.
Bissette, S. R. 1955-
Bissette, S. R. 1955- (Stephen R.)
Bissette, S. R. (Stephen R.)
Bissette, S. R. (Stephen R.), 1955-
Bissette, Stephan R.
Bissette, Stephen 1955-
Bissette, Stephen R.
Bissette Stephen R. 1955-....
Bissette, Steve.
Bissette, Steve 1955-
Stephen Bissette
Stephen Bissette auteur de bande dessinée américain
Stephen Bissette fumettista e editore statunitense
Stephen R. Bissette Amerikaans bewerker
Stephen R. Bissette historietista estadounidense
Languages
English (87)
Japanese (1)
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