Master of Kung Fu Weapon of the Soul TPB (2018 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST graphic novel
1st printing. Collects Special Marvel Edition (1971-1974) #15-16, Master of Kung Fu (1974-1983) #17-28, Giant Size Master of Kung Fu (1974) #1-4, Giant Size Spider-Man (1974) #2 and material from Iron Man (1968-1996 1st Series) Annual #4.
Written by Steve Englehart, Jim Starlin, Gerry Conway, Doug Moench, Len Wein, and Roger Stern. Art by Jim Starlin, Al Milgrom, Paul Gulacy, Ron Wilson, Keith Pollard, John Buscema, Ed Hannigan, and Aubrey Bradford, Ross Andru, and Jeff Aclin. Cover by Jim Starlin.
One of the most groundbreaking Marvel comics of all time! The series that captured the kung fu craze starts here! Born to be the world's most fearsome fighter, Shang-Chi's life takes an unexpected turn when he discovers the truth about his father, the villainous Fu Manchu. So begins the epic story of the Master of Kung Fu! In his quest to end the reign of his malevolent patriarch, Shang-Chi pits his deadly hands and unstoppable spirit against incredible foes like Midnight, Tiger-Claw...and even the Amazing Spider-Man! He's joined by Sir Denis Nayland Smith and "Black" Jack Tarr of the British secret service, who will stop at nothing to end the devil doctor's reign.
Softcover, 480 pages, full color.
NOTE: Book 1 of the Master of Kung Fu Epic Collection - Years Covered: 1974. Cover price $39.99.