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Alcala, Alfredo P.

Overview
Works: 189 works in 275 publications in 1 language and 4,041 library holdings
Genres: Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Comics (Graphic works)  Horror comics  Juvenile works  Science fiction comics  Fiction  Horror comic books, strips, etc  Folklore  Fantasy comics 
Roles: Illustrator, Artist, Author, Contributor
Classifications: PN6728.S93, 741.5973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Alfredo P Alcala
 
Most widely held works by Alfredo P Alcala
"I am not afraid!" : based on a Masai tale by Kenny Mann( Book )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a visit from a hungry demon, a boy learns courage from his older brother
Saga of the Swamp Thing by Alan Moore( Book )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member 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
John Constantine, Hellblazer : original sins by Jamie Delano( Book )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Constantine is an unconcerned, somewhat amoral occultist with a British working-class background. He's a hero, of sorts, who manages to come out on top through a combination of luck, trickery, and genuine magical skill. The Original sins collection is a loosely connected series of tales of John's early years where Constantine was at his best and at his worst, all at the same time
Saga of the Swamp Thing by Alan Moore( Book )

in English and held by 166 WorldCat member 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
Saga of the Swamp Thing by Alan Moore( Book )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Continuing the hardcover collection of master comics writer Alan Moore's award-winning run on THE SAGA OF THE SWAMP THING, this fifth volume begins as Swamp Thing returns from his sojourn to hell, only to learn that his girlfriend Abby is being persecuted for their "unnatural relations." When she skips town for Gotham City, he follows and runs afoul of Batman, Lex Luthor and the Gotham City Police Department. Collects SWAMP THING #51-56. From the Hardcover edition"--
A tale of two cities by Naunerle C Farr( Book )

4 editions published between 1974 and 1994 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An abridged cartoon version of the adventures of a young Englishman who gives his life during the French Revolution to save the husband of the woman he loves
Saga of the swamp thing by Alan Moore( Book )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continuing the hardcover collection of master comics writer Alan Moore?s award-winning run on THE SAGA OF THE SWAMP THING, this fourth volume brings Swamp Thing?s quest for self-discovery with the mystic John Constantine to its shattering conclusion. A harbinger of doom has been released with the sole charge of waking an evil beyond comprehension, and Swamp Thing, John Constantine, Deadman, The Phantom Stranger, Etrigan the Demon, The Spectre and other masters of the occult must unite against the dark forces that threaten to eradicate Heaven?s light
John Constantine, Hellblazer by Jamie Delano( Book )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In THE FEAR MACHINE, John Constantine looks for a way to reconnect to humanity -- but how can such a man ever find inner peace? Constantine finds himself encamped with a new-age pagan group that's tapping into their own psychic abilities -- but a defense contractor is out to exploit their powers. Is the company's aim just political, or is it something much more sinister?
Star Wars. the complete classic newspaper comics by Archie Goodwin( Book )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects the Star Wars newspaper strip from 1979 through 1984 including every Sunday's title header and "bonus" panels in meticulously restored original color
America vs. the Justice Society by Roy Thomas( Book )

2 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This epic story, originally published in the 1980s, takes place in the late 1940s. Following the end of the war, Superman discovers evidence compiled by Batman that accuses the Justice Society of America of collaborating with the Nazis during World War II. It looks like a massive cover-up, and leads to a Congressional investigation. And when some of the witnesses include foes of the JSA, it becomes clear that this is a bizarre conspiracy to disgrace America's finest heroes. Collects AMERICA VS. THE JUSTICE SOCIETY #1-4"--
Swamp Thing by Alan Moore( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raymond Chandler's Marlowe : the graphic novel by Raymond Chandler( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this series of stories, Chandler's characters are presented to a new generation through a new medium, the graphic novel
He-Man and the Masters of the Universe : minicomic collection by Michael Chabon( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The toy juggernaut Masters of the Universe and its subsequent action figure lines featured memorable pack-in minicomics that aided in playtime for children across the world. This oversized hardcover collection features sixty-eight U.S. releases, including all minicomics from the '80s Masters of the Universe line, the '80s Princess of Power line, and the '80s and '90s He-Man line, plus an introduction to the minicomics in the current Masters of the Universe Classics toy line. Relive the illustrated adventures that fueled your imagination! Over 1000 pages of minicomics collected for the first time featuring interviews with the original comics creators!"--Publisher's description
Creepy archives( Book )

in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents reprinted issues of the horror comic magazine "Creepy."
Swamp Thing : a murder of crows by Alan Moore( Book )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true nature of evil is revealed even as the Swamp Thing finally realizes his own Earth elemental destiny, and the role he will play in the epic physical and mystical conflict that is to come
Daddy Cool : adapted from the novel by Donald Goines by Donald F Glut( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

African-American hit man Daddy Cool tries to protect the only person he loves--his daughter, Janet--when a cunning pimp lures her into his stable
The illustrated Harlan Ellison by Harlan Ellison( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Original sins by Jamie Delano( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Swamp Thing by Rick Veitch( Book )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Swamp Thing must find a way to allow himself and his heir to coexist in this world. The solution that presents itself after repeated failures comes as a surprise to everyone, especially John Constantine
Han Solo at Stars' End by Archie Goodwin( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Years before the events of Star Wars: A New Hope, Han Solo and Chewbacca travel to the Corporate Sector to locate and attempt to free the prisoners of the secret prison known as Star's End
 
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"I am not afraid!" : based on a Masai tale
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Saga of the Swamp ThingJohn Constantine, Hellblazer : original sinsSaga of the Swamp ThingSwamp ThingRaymond Chandler's Marlowe : the graphic novelCreepy archivesSwamp Thing : a murder of crowsDaddy Cool : adapted from the novel by Donald Goines
Alternative Names
Alcala, A.

Alcala, Alfredo.

Alcala, Alfredo P.

Alfredo Alcala dessinateur de bandes dessinées

Alfredo Alcala Filipino nga artista iti komiks

Alfredo Alcala n/a uit Filipijnen (1925-2000)

Alfredo Alcala philippinischer Comiczeichner, Cartoonist und Maler

Languages
English (60)