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Funny Book

Richard Corben’s Funny Book

1976. Nickelodeon Press, Kansas City, MO. Hard Bound. [ober].
All reprints.

“Gurgy Tate, Horrilor, Fantagor, Uk & Friends” [PICT].
Dustjacket Art r[FiF, pg 24]-Richard Corben.

“Sortrum [VERS.1]”
1 pct: pg 7. a/r[Rowlf (1971)]-Richard Corben. B&W.
B&W with zipatone. There is writing “Sortrum” on tombstone.

Pgs 5-6: Introduction by Bruce Jones

“The Beast of Wolfton” [SYNOPSIS].
25 pgs: pgs 8-32. s/a/r[Grim Wit #1 (1972)]-Richard Corben. Lettered by hand. B&W.

“Lame Lem’s Love” [SYNOPSIS].
8 pgs: pgs 33-40. s/a/r[Skull Comix #2(1970)]-Richard Corben. c-Herb Arnold. Color.
First time in colors.

“Horrible Harvey’s House” [SYNOPSIS].
11 pgs: 41-51. s/a/r[Skull Comics #3 (1971)]-Richard Corben. B&W.

Fantagor Intro #1: “Fantagor and Uk” [SYNOPSIS].
1 pg: pg 52. s/a/r[Fantagor #1 (1970)]-Richard Corben. B&W.

“Flys” [SYNOPSIS].
5 pgs: pgs 53-57. s-Ed Faust. a/r[Hot Stuf’ #1 (1975)]-Richard Corben. B&W.

“Kittens for Christian” [SYNOPSIS].
11 pgs: pgs 58-68. s-Jan Strnad, a/r[Fantagor #3 (1972)]-Richard Corben. B&W.

“Melton’s Big Game [VERS.1]” [SYNOPSIS].
8 pgs: pgs 69-76. s-Richard Corben & Ed Faust. a/r[Slow Death #5(1973)]-Richard Corben. B&W.
Prob. identical with original.

“The Secret of Zokma [VERS.1]” [SYNOPSIS].
6 pgs: pgs 77-82. s/a/r[Color Weird Fantasies #1 (1972)]-Richard Corben. B&W.

“The Awakening [VERS.1]” [SYNOPSIS].
4 pgs: pgs 83-86. s/a/r[Slow Death #4 (1972)]-Richard Corben. B&W.

“Twilight of the Dogs” [SYNOPSIS].
10 pgs: pgs 87-96. s/a/r[Fantagor #1 (1970)]-Richard Corben. B&W.

Horrilor Afterwords #1: “Horrilor At Her Desk [VERS.2]” [SYNOPSIS].
1 pict: pg 97. a/r[Grim Wit #1 (1972)]-Richard Corben. B&W.

“For the Love of a Daemon” [SYNOPSIS].
7 pgs: pgs 98-104. s/a/r[Fantagor #4 (1972)]-Richard Corben. B&W.

“When Dreams Collide” [SYNOPSIS].
8 pgs: pgs 105-112. s/a/r[Up from the Deep #1 (1971)]-Richard Corben. B&W.

“Cidopey [VERS.2]” [SYNOPSIS].
8 pgs: pgs 113-120. s/a/r[Up from the Deep #1 (1971)]-Richard Corben. B&W.

“Den [I]”, Part 1 [SYNOPSIS].
16 pgs: pgs 121-136. s/a/r[Grim Wit #2 (1973)]-Richard Corben. Lettering: printed. B&W.
B&W first 16 pages of original “Den [I]” story. Ends with “tbc”, though next part starts immediately after.

“Den [I]”, Part 2
8 pgs: pgs 137-144. s/a/c/r[Grim Wit #2 (1973)]-Richard Corben. Lettering: printed. Color.
In color next 8 pages of continued “Den [I]” story. This story never gets conclusion in here.

Copyright © 2002 Heart-Attack-Series, Ink!,
Created: May 29, 2002. Last updated: December 30, 2019 at 12:02 pm

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