Essential X-Factor TPB (2005-2012 Marvel) 1st Edition comic books 2003-2005
1st Edition - Volume 1 - 1st printing. Collects X-Factor (1986-1998 1st Series) #1-16 and ANNUAL #1, Avengers (1963-1996 1st Series) #262, Fantastic Four (1961-1996 1st Series) #286, Thor (1962-1996 1st Series) #373-374, and Power Pack (1984-1991 1st Series) #27. Written by BOB LAYTON, JACKSON GUICE, ROGER STERN, LOUISE SIMONSON, WALT SIMONSON, and JOHN BYRNE. Art by JACKSON GUICE, BOB LAYTON, JOHN BYRNE, WALTER SIMONSON, JOHN BOGDANOVE, JOHN BUSCEMA, SAL BUSCEMA, KEITH POLLARD, TERRY SHOEMAKER, and MARC SILVESTRI. Cover by JACKSON GUICE. The death of Jean Grey re-defined the X-Men, but her resurrection did nothing less! Recovered by the Avengers and revived by the Fantastic Four, Jean's return regrouped her fellow founders into a supposed mutant-hunting unit that ferreted out some of mutantdom's rising stars -- including the devastating debut of the ancient evil everyone identifies as Apocalypse! Featuring Mystique, the Morlocks and the Master Mold! Plus, tie-ins to the infamous Mutant Massacre! Guest-starring Thor and Power Pack! Softcover, B&W. Cover price $16.99.