The Complete New Direction Set One: Valor/Impact/MD - The Complete EC Comics Library


 

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Description

"One of a box set of hard cover deluxe slipcased volumes reprinting the complete EC comics reproduced from the original artwork. The stories are printed in stunningly detailed black & white with the covers in full colour. The books are smyth sewn and deluxe bound to last a lifetime of re-reading."

Russ Cochran and William Gaines collaborated on the Complete EC Comics Library series to create the definitive reprinting of these legendary 1950s comics. The black & white reproduction is excellent and the large page size allows one to fully appreciate the artwork. The comic book covers are colored by Marie Severin (the comics' original colorist). This is the ultimate format for these groundbreaking comics.

This long out-of-print set includes three classic EC New Direction titles each in their own volume. All 15 covers in color.

-Impact no. 1-5 (1955). Artists Bernard Krigstein, George Evans, Graham Ingels, Jack Davis, Jack Kamen, Joe Orlando, Reed Crandall. With notes and comments edited by Bhob Stewart and written by Martin Jukovsky, John Benson, and Steven Ringgenberg.

-MD no. 1-5 (1955-1956). Artists Graham Ingels, George Evans, Joe Orlando, Reed Crandall. With notes and comments edited by Bhob Stewart and written by Larry Stark, et al.

-Valor no. 1-5 (1955). Artists Al Williamson, George Evans, Bernard Krigstein, Graham Ingels, Joe Orlando, Reed Crandall, Wally Wood. With notes and comments edited by Bhob Stewart and written by Ron Parker, et al.

Features

Condition & Attributes

3 Near Fine volumes (slight sunfading to the spine of Valor, light shelfwear, otherwise very sound) in Very Good slipcase (uneven sunfading to the topedge, moderate shelfwear to the bottom edge)

Publishing Information

West Plains, MO
Russ Cochran
1988
1st

Physical Description

12.5 inches
9.5 inches
516 pages
black & white with 15 pages in color
hardcover
pictorial cloth
English