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Fritz Leiber's Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser

Author: Howard V ChaykinMike MignolaAl WilliamsonSherilyn Van ValkenburghMichael HeislerAll authors
Publisher: Milwaukie, OR : Dark Horse Books, [2007] ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First edition
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"Discover the stories that defined the genre of sword & sorcery through the eyes of legendary comics writer Howard Chaykin and Hellboy creator Mike Mignola! Since their first appearance in 1939, Fritz Leiber's Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser have ranked among the most beloved characters in fantasy. Their rollicking adventures in the fantastic land of Nehwon have influenced the work of some of the best in modern fantasy,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Comic books, strips, etc
Comics (Graphic works)
Fantasy comics
Graphic novels
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Howard V Chaykin; Mike Mignola; Al Williamson; Sherilyn Van Valkenburgh; Michael Heisler; Fritz Leiber
ISBN: 1593077130 9781593077136
OCLC Number: 122336198
Notes: Based on the stories and characters created by Fritz Leiber.
"This volume collects issues one through four of the Marvel Comics miniseries Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser"--Title page verso.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm
Other Titles: Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser
Responsibility: adaptation and script, Howard Chaykin ; pencils, Mike Mignola ; inks, Al Williamson ; colors, Sherlyn van Valkenburgh ; letters, Michael Heisler.

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"Discover the stories that defined the genre of sword & sorcery through the eyes of legendary comics writer Howard Chaykin and Hellboy creator Mike Mignola! Since their first appearance in 1939, Fritz Leiber's Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser have ranked among the most beloved characters in fantasy. Their rollicking adventures in the fantastic land of Nehwon have influenced the work of some of the best in modern fantasy, including Michael Moorcock, Terry Pratchett, and countless others. * Chaykin and Mignola's four-issue adaptation of Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser, long out-of-print, is collected here in a graphic novel for the first time, with new cover art from Mignola. *Dark Horse Comics will be collecting the hard-to-find Lankhmar comics adapations, Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser, written by Howard Chaykin with art by Mike Mignola! DH Press will be publishing all eight books in the influential Lankhmarseries and Dark Horse Entertainment is developing the property as a major motion picture."--Publisher's website.

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