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The Mammoth book of best crime comics, edited by Paul Gravett

Label
The Mammoth book of best crime comics
Title
The Mammoth book of best crime comics
Statement of responsibility
edited by Paul Gravett
Title variation
Best crime comics
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"These are some of the slickest, moodiest, graphic short stories ever collected, from the mean streets and sin cities of crime. They range from America's classic newspaper-strip serials and notorious uncensored comic books to modern graphic novel masterpieces" -- p. [4] of cover
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
741.59
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
comic strips
Label
The Mammoth book of best crime comics, edited by Paul Gravett
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • 87th Precinct: blind man's bluff
  • by Bernie Krigstein and anonymous
  • The murderer of Hung
  • by Dominique Grange and Jacques Tardi
  • Murder, morphine and me
  • by Jack Cole
  • El Borbah: love in vein
  • by Charles Burns
  • The Spirit: the Portier fortune
  • by Will Eisner
  • Every shade of noir
  • Secret Agent X-9
  • by Dashiell Hammett and Alex Raymond
  • Commissario Spada: Strada [Street]
  • by Gianluigi Gonano and Gianni De Luca
  • Lily-white Joe
  • by Bernie Krigstein and anonymous
  • The crushed gardenia
  • by Alex Toth and anonymous
  • Ms. Tree: Maternity leave
  • by Max Allan Colins and Terry Beatty
  • introduction by Paul Gravett
  • Roy Carson and the old master
  • Colin McLoughlin and Denis McLoughlin
  • Mary Spratchet
  • by anonymous
  • Alack Sinner: Talkin' with Joe
  • by Carlos Sampayo and José Muñoz
  • The button
  • by Bill Everett and anonymous
  • Kane: Rat in the house
  • by Paul Grist
  • Old gangsters never die
  • Who dunnit?
  • by Fred Guardineer and anonymous
  • Mike Lancer and the syndicate of death
  • by Mickey Spillane and Harry Sahle
  • Mike Hammer: Dark City
  • by Mickey Spillane and Ed Robbins
  • The court
  • by Neil Gaiman and Warren Pleece
  • The sewer
  • by Johnny Craig
  • by Alan Moore and Lloyd Thatcher
  • I keep coming back
  • by Alan Moore and Oscar Zarate
  • Torpedo 1936: the switch
  • by Sanchez Abuli and Jordi Bernet
  • The money-making machine swindlers
  • by Joe Simon and Jack Kirby
Control code
ocn191926365
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
479 p.
Isbn
9780762433940
Isbn Type
(U.S. : pbk.)
Lccn
2008926155
Other physical details
chiefly ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o191926365
  • (OCoLC)191926365
Label
The Mammoth book of best crime comics, edited by Paul Gravett
Publication
Contents
  • 87th Precinct: blind man's bluff
  • by Bernie Krigstein and anonymous
  • The murderer of Hung
  • by Dominique Grange and Jacques Tardi
  • Murder, morphine and me
  • by Jack Cole
  • El Borbah: love in vein
  • by Charles Burns
  • The Spirit: the Portier fortune
  • by Will Eisner
  • Every shade of noir
  • Secret Agent X-9
  • by Dashiell Hammett and Alex Raymond
  • Commissario Spada: Strada [Street]
  • by Gianluigi Gonano and Gianni De Luca
  • Lily-white Joe
  • by Bernie Krigstein and anonymous
  • The crushed gardenia
  • by Alex Toth and anonymous
  • Ms. Tree: Maternity leave
  • by Max Allan Colins and Terry Beatty
  • introduction by Paul Gravett
  • Roy Carson and the old master
  • Colin McLoughlin and Denis McLoughlin
  • Mary Spratchet
  • by anonymous
  • Alack Sinner: Talkin' with Joe
  • by Carlos Sampayo and José Muñoz
  • The button
  • by Bill Everett and anonymous
  • Kane: Rat in the house
  • by Paul Grist
  • Old gangsters never die
  • Who dunnit?
  • by Fred Guardineer and anonymous
  • Mike Lancer and the syndicate of death
  • by Mickey Spillane and Harry Sahle
  • Mike Hammer: Dark City
  • by Mickey Spillane and Ed Robbins
  • The court
  • by Neil Gaiman and Warren Pleece
  • The sewer
  • by Johnny Craig
  • by Alan Moore and Lloyd Thatcher
  • I keep coming back
  • by Alan Moore and Oscar Zarate
  • Torpedo 1936: the switch
  • by Sanchez Abuli and Jordi Bernet
  • The money-making machine swindlers
  • by Joe Simon and Jack Kirby
Control code
ocn191926365
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
479 p.
Isbn
9780762433940
Isbn Type
(U.S. : pbk.)
Lccn
2008926155
Other physical details
chiefly ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o191926365
  • (OCoLC)191926365

Library Locations

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