Rowlf - First Printing


 

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Description

A first printing of Richard Corben's underground comics fantasy epic! A girl and her were-dog struggle to survive in a post-apocalyptic world of demon tanks and sorcery!

This underground comic book is in "very-fine/near-mint" condition. Printed in 1971.

Richard Corben was born on a farm in Anderson, Missouri, and went on to get a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the Kansas City Art Institute, in 1965.After working as a professional animator, Corben started doing underground comics, including Grim Wit, Slow Death, Skull, Rowlf, Fever Dreams and his own anthology Fantagor. In 1970 he began illustrating horror and science-fiction stories for Warren Publishing. His stories appeared in Creepy, Eerie, Vampirella, 1984 and Comix International. He also colored several episodes of Will Eisner's Spirit. In 1975, when Moebius, Druillet, and Jean-Pierre Dionnet started publishing the magazine Métal Hurlant in France, Corben submitted some of his stories to them. He continued his work for the franchise in America, where the magazine was called Heavy Metal. In 1976 he adapted a short Robert E. Howard story in Bloodstar. In 2012 he was elected to the The Will Eisner Award Hall of Fame. The author lives in Shawnee, KS.

Features

Richard Corben

Condition & Attributes

Fine

Creators

Richard
Corben

Publishing Information

San Francisco
Rip Off Press
1971
1st

Physical Description

10 inches
7 inches
32 pages
black & white
Softcover
color wraps
English

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