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The Amazing Adventures of the Escapist. Vol. 02

Following in the footsteps of the massively successful Volume One, the second volume of Michael Chabon Presents. . .The Amazing Adventures of the Escapist collects issues three and four of the likewise popular quarterly series. Among the stories in this volume: Critically acclaimed writer Brian Vaughan (Y: The Last Man) pens "To Reign in Hell" in a classic 1940s spirit, richly illustrated by former Swamp Thing artist Roger Petersen. Marv Wolfman writes "Heil and Fear Well," a shocking and chilling tale of nefarious post-war Nazis in the infamous 1950s EC comics horror style, brought to life by veteran cartoonist Joe Staton and indie stalwart Bob Sikoryak. Also, the mysterious powers of Luna Moth may be up for grabs — is our favorite mild-mannered librarian worthy of them? Kevin McCarthy and Dean Haspiel serve up a tribute to Jack Kirby's 1960s Marvel work in "The Trial of Judy Dark!".

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Book

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Publish Date

2004

ISBN

1593071728


Format: Book
Summary: Following in the footsteps of the massively successful Volume One, the second volume of Michael Chabon Presents. The Amazing Adventures of the Escapist collects issues three and four of the likewise popular quarterly series. Among the stories in this volume: Critically acclaimed writer Brian Vaughan (Y: The Last Man) pens "To Reign in Hell" in a classic 1940s spirit, richly illustrated by former Swamp Thing artist Roger Petersen. Marv Wolfman writes "Heil and Fear Well," a shocking and chilling tale of nefarious post-war Nazis in the infamous 1950s EC comics horror style, brought to life by veteran cartoonist Joe Staton and indie stalwart Bob Sikoryak. Also, the mysterious powers of Luna Moth may be up for grabs - is our favorite mild-mannered librarian worthy of them? Kevin McCarthy and Dean Haspiel serve up a tribute to Jack Kirby's 1960s Marvel work in "The Trial of Judy Dark!"
Title: The amazing adventures of the escapist. Vol. 02
Publisher Date: Milwaukie, OR : Dark Horse Comics, 2004.
Subject: Comic books, strips, etc. Graphic novels
Isbn: 1593071728 (pbk.) 9781593071721 (pbk.)
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 3
System Items Total: 3
Call Number: GN Amazing
Oclc: 57448182
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Bib Id: 310637

Format: Book
Summary: Following in the footsteps of the massively successful Volume One, the second volume of Michael Chabon Presents. The Amazing Adventures of the Escapist collects issues three and four of the likewise popular quarterly series. Among the stories in this volume: Critically acclaimed writer Brian Vaughan (Y: The Last Man) pens "To Reign in Hell" in a classic 1940s spirit, richly illustrated by former Swamp Thing artist Roger Petersen. Marv Wolfman writes "Heil and Fear Well," a shocking and chilling tale of nefarious post-war Nazis in the infamous 1950s EC comics horror style, brought to life by veteran cartoonist Joe Staton and indie stalwart Bob Sikoryak. Also, the mysterious powers of Luna Moth may be up for grabs - is our favorite mild-mannered librarian worthy of them? Kevin McCarthy and Dean Haspiel serve up a tribute to Jack Kirby's 1960s Marvel work in "The Trial of Judy Dark!"
Title: The amazing adventures of the escapist. Vol. 02
Edition: 1st ed.
Publisher, Date: Milwaukie, OR : Dark Horse Comics, 2004.
Description: 152 p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm.
Subjects: Comic books, strips, etc.
Subjects: Graphic novels
Other Author: Chabon, Michael. Amazing adventures of Kavalier & Clay.
Other Title: Escapist
Other Title: At head of title: Michael Chabon presents
Notes: Various writers and artists.
Notes: "Based on the amazing adventures of Kavalier & Clay by Michael Chabon."
Notes: "This volume collects issues 3 and 4 of the Dark Horse comic-book series Michael Chabon Presents the Amazing Adventures of the Escapist"--T.p. verso.
Contents: EC escapist / Bubbles La Tour -- Heil and fear well / Marv Wolfman -- EscapeNot / Paul Hornschemeier -- Escapist 2966 / Stuart Moore -- Chain reaction / Matt Kindt -- Boy who would be the escapist / Kevin McCarthy -- Absolutely Fab-ulous / Roy Thomas -- Trial of Judy Dark / Kevin McCarthy -- EscapeNot: rescue on the rooftops! / Paul Hornschemeier -- To reign in hell / Brian K. Vaughan -- Gallery / Jim Mahfood ... [et al.] -- Creator bios.
ISBN: 1593071728 (pbk.)
ISBN: 9781593071721 (pbk.)
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 3
Total Copies: 3
Call Number: GN Amazing