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Heirs of Earth

“Heirs of Earth”

Heirs of Earth

2 pgs. Appeared first time [B&W] in Slow Death #3 (1971). Reprinted [B&W] in Anthology of Slow Death (1975) and [B&W] in Richard Corben Complete Works #1 (1985).
Story/Art: Richard Corben (signed as Gore, 1971). Color: (unknown, not by Mr. Corben). Lettered by hand (unknown).

Denmark [DK]: as “…Og de ska arve jorden” in Kvinden, der taenkte ting (1983).
France [FRA]: as “Demain la Terre”, [COLOR] (!) in Actuel [II] #26 (197?), as “A table” in Razar le lâche (1976) and L’Echo des savanes spécial U.S.A. [I] #22 “hors série” (1982).
Germany [GER]: as “Die Erben der Welt” in Schwermetall #41 (1983) and Schwermetall, Neue Sammelband #1.
Spain [SPA]: as “Herederos de la tierra” in Rufus #41 (1976) [VERS.2], and Richard Corben obras completas #3 (1985).
Sweden [SWE]: as “Jordens arvtagare” in Pox Special #15 (7/86).

Style: Greytonal. Genre: SF. Time Span: Future. Nudity: Full frontal naked man and girl.
Keywords: Post-Global-Holocaust. Lack of food. Surviving. Cannibalism.
Synopsis: Naked girl Zooby proposes food for his (naked) male friends, Gnarf and Frang.
Comment: Well done B&W artwork, though story is one joke. It is relettered in reprint version and on a first dialoque they add one letter, “- – sum[p]tin gonna come by – -“.
Alternatives, [VERS.2]: All nudism censored from both pages.
Alternatives, [COLOR]: Only known existing color version is printed in France, Actuel [II] #26 (197?).

Heirs of Earth, 2 pgs

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Created: September 13, 1997. Last updated: July 7, 2019 at 8:46 am

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