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The Return of the Sorcerer

“The Return of the Sorcerer”

The Return of the Sorcerer. Original Art Plate

10 pgs. Appeared first time [COLOR] in DenSaga #3 (1993).
Story: Clark Ashton Smith. Adapt/Color/Art: Richard Corben (printed sign © 1993 Richard Corben). Lettering: printed (Corben).

Spain [SPA]: as “El regreso del hechicero” in Top cómics #6.

Style: Computer colors on black line. Genre: Horror. Time Span: Present day. Nudity: None.
Keywords: Haunted house. Necronomicon. Brother. Sorcerer. Envy. Revenge.
Story Origin: Clark Ashton Smith short story, “The Return of the Sorcerer”.
Synopsis: Unenployed guy gets work as translator from Arabic. Old guy wants him to translate verses of Nerconomicon; his brother was mighty sorcerer.
Comment: Brilliant color artwork. Corben uses a lot of computer extras on this piece of art (and they works just brilliantly). Story of Clark Ashton Smith is brilliant likewise.
Special: You can find almost a replica of opening pict of this story from Creepy way back twenty years ago, as an opening pict of the story of “The Low Spark of High Heeled Noise!” (1973).

The Return of the Sorcerer, 10 pgs

Copyright © 1997 Heart-Attack-Series, Ink!
Created: Sept. 7, 1997. Last updated: July 4, 2019 at 19:48 pm

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