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Comic books August 1997

  • Issue #2
    Heroic Tales (1997) 2

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  • Issue #17
    Hitman (1996) 17
    Published Aug 1997 by DC.

    Written by: Garth Ennis Pencils by: John McCrea. Ace of Killers Part 3 Finding solace on church grounds, the crew must defend against the advances of Mawzir's forces. They're only hope: Etrigan! Introducing Baytor. Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #11
    House of Secrets (1996 2nd Series) 11

    Painted cover art by Teddy Kristiansen. Digol [The Book Of Law Part One], script by Steven T. Seagle, art by Dean Ormston. The Road To You - Being There Part 1 of 5, script by Steven T. Seagle, art by Teddy Kristiansen; Ben and Rain begin searching for Traci after she left them and hitched a ride. 36 pgs. $2.50. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #3
    Immortal II (1997) 3
    Published Aug 1997 by Image.
  • Issue #28
    Impulse (1995) 28
    Tags: Flash
    Published Aug 1997 by DC.

    Cover pencils by Jeff Matsuda, inks by Wayne Faucher. Arrowette vs. the Spazz, script by Tom Peyer, pencils y Sal Buscema (layouts), Craig Rousseau, inks by Barbara Kaalberg, Keith Champagne; Arrowette, making her first appearance, faces off against the Spazz in Manchester. 36 pgs. $1.75. Cover price $1.75.

  • Issue #KIT-1997
    In and Out Media Press Kit (1997 Paramount) KIT-1997

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    1st printing. This item was sent out to members of the media to promote Paramount Pictures "In & Out" starring Kevin Kline, Joan Cusack, Matt Dillon, Tom Selleck, Debbie Reynolds, Bob Newhart, and Wilford Brimley. Includes a synopsis, list of characters, promotional information, introduction to the actors and 7 8x10 promotional photographs in a 9-in x 12-in folder. Softcover (Saddle-Stitched/Stapled), 9-in. x 12-in., 18 pages, B&W.

  • Issue #455
    Incredible Hulk (1962-1999 1st Series) 455

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    "Waiting to X-Hale!" Guest-starring the X-Men (Wolverine, Cyclops, Storm, Cable, Forge, and Cannonball). Story by Peter David. Art by Adam Kubert and Dan Green. After the Hulk collapses in the Savage Land, Wolverine, even if his teammates disapprove, brings the Hulk to the X-Mansion to recover. What will happen when the Hulk awakes? Think he'll be happy? Don't bet on it. Plus, the return of one of Hulk's oldest nemesis. 32 pages. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #1
    Inmates Prisoners of Society (1997) 1
  • Issue #122
    Interzone Science Fiction and Fantasy (1984 Allenwood Press) Magazine 122

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  • Issue #5
    Inu-Yasha Part 1 (1997) 5

    Story and Art by Rumiko Takahashi. Kagome and InuYasha are forced to team up against a creature with supernaturally-powered hair! Then Kagome falls back through the well that transported her through time! 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #7
    Invisibles (1997 2nd Series) 7

    Written by Grant Morrison. Art by Phil Jimenez and John Stokes. Cover by Brian Bolland. The Sound Of The Atom Splitting; In the conclusion of "Time Machine Go," a veritable blood bath ensues as King Mob takes on a pair of Japanese gangsters; Meanwhile, Lord Fanny, Jack and a new trio of decadently dressed Invisibles embark on a quest for a bizarre artifact--and hasten the apocalypse in the process. 36 pgs., full color. $2.50. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #10
    Iron Man (1996 2nd Series) 10

    Heroes Reborn. "Dead Man Walking!" Hulk and Doctor Doom cameo. Story by Jeph Loeb. Art by Terry Shoemaker, Norm Rapmund and JD McWeeny. Bruce Banner attempt to cure himself, even it means working with the Abomination. Meanwhile, Iron Man and Rebel confront Hydra and the Mandarin in a final showdown. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Isaac Asimov's History of I-Botics HC (1997 HarperPrism) The Illustrated Novel 1-1ST

    1st printing. Edited by James Chambers. Based on an original concept by the Grand Master of modern science fiction, here is a thrilling adventure from the hidden history of World War II - and a chilling look at the genetic/robotic conflicts of the next century. Hardcover, 7 1/2-in. x 9 1/2-in., 136 pages, Text (with Full color Chapter Illustrations). Cover price $22.00.

  • Issue #6
    Jack Kirby's Fourth World (1997) 6

    Cover by Walter Simonson. Stories and Art by John Byrne. Orion has not been himself since his emergence from The Source. Now find out what it is that has caused him to undergo this incredible transformation in "Schism"! Plus: Tales of the New Gods back-up tale "Young Scott Free"! 32 pages, full color. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #3A
    Jackie Chan's Spartan X (1997) 3A

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    Photo cover; Michael Golden art and script Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #3B
    Jackie Chan's Spartan X (1997) 3B

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    Art cover; Michael Golden art and script Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #8
    JLA (1997) 8
    Published Aug 1997 by DC.

    Only Green Arrow stands in the Key's way as the villain subjects the Leaguers to hallucinogenic treatments in "Imaginary Stories". Part 1 of 2, continued next issue. Script by Grant Morrison, pencils by Oscar Jimenez, inks by Chip Wallace. Howard Porter/John Dell cover. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #511
    Journey into Mystery (1952) 511
    Published Aug 1997 by Marvel.

    Betrayed! - Written by Tom DeFalco. Art by Deodato Studios. Cover by Ed Benes. At last, the Lost Gods are reunited with Odin! But are they too late to stop Red Norvell from destroying the other hidden Asgardians? Plus: the startling secret of Thor's hammer and Odin's full plan to avoid Ragnarok are revealed, forcing Loki to choose between betraying his own stepfather or sacrificing himself by taking on Seth! 32 pages, full color. Cover price $1.99.

  • Vol. 3 #32
    Judge Dredd Megazine (1990) Vol. 3 #32
    Published Aug 1997 by Fleetway.

    Volume 3 - Issue 32 (#135)

  • Issue #95
    Jughead (1987- 2nd Series) 95
  • Issue #135
    Jughead with Archie Digest (1974) 135
  • Issue #2
    Junk Culture (1997) 2

    Ted McKeever completes his 2-issue tour-de-force that exposes the copious junk in modern culture. As the synthetic suburban town becomes a war zone, a head-strong Eve and a heartless Lola grab guns and ammunition to defend themselves as they learn the truth about their origins. Meanwhile, high above the flames, gratuitous pop icon Al Roma is about to give the performance of a lifetime--which is a good thing, since it's quite possibly his last. Psycho-pop science, a deus ex machina, and cracked actors collide in "Deuces Wild." Written, illustrated and cover by Ted McKeever. Mature Readers. FC, 32 pg. Rebax Format. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #4B
    Jurassic Jane (1997) 4B

    Created by Everette Hartsoe. Mature Readers, Hot Edition cover! 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $3.00.

  • Issue #5A
    Jurassic Jane (1997) 5A

    Mature Readers, standard non-nude cover edition. Created by Everette Hartsoe. Cover price $3.00.

  • Issue #4
    Ka-Zar (1997 3rd Series) 4
    • Signed by writer Mark Waid with Lone Star Comics certificate of authenticity.

    Cover pencils by Andy Kubert, inks by Jesse Delperdang. The Concrete Jungle, script by Mark Waid, pencils by Andy Kubert, inks by Jesse Delperdang; Ka-Zar, followed by Shanna, travels to New York City to find out why his brother tried to have him killed. 36 pgs. $1.99. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #1
    Kents (1997) 1

    "Bleeding Kansas, Part 1." The first part of this 12-issue series establishes how the Kents (Superman's adoptive family) move to Kansas, where Luther Reid murders Silas Kent. Script by John Ostrander, pencils by Timothy Truman, inks by Michael Bair. Cover by Truman. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1
    Kiss Psycho Circus (1997) 1

    1st printing. "The Witching of Adam Moon" [Part One], script by Brian Holguin, pencils by Angel Medina, inks by Kevin Conrad; Adam Moon and his teenage friends go to the circus to hang out and avoid the stifling small town boredom that plagues them; While there, Adam receives disturbing, unsolicited advice from some of the circus cast and begins to see flashes of frightening images; Confused, Adam becomes separated from his friends and is beckoned into the blind fortune teller's hut where his life as an abused child is reviewed; Dazed by the turn of events, Adam runs home before he can receive further advice. Terry Fitzgerald, writing from Japan, reveals his itinerary and plans for the Spawn movie soundtrack on CD and the Spawn Playstation Game. Gene Simmons reveals the background workings of making the Psycho Circus from the Marvel Comics projects to the Image project. 36 pgs., full color. $1.95. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #23
    Kitbuilders Magazine (1994) 23

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  • Issue #10
    Knights of the Dinner Table (1994) 10

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    Let the Dice Fall Where They May. Story, art and cover by Jolly R. Blackburn. A solid example of how clever writing can compensate for simplified art in comics. The lives and real-world concerns of a group of gamers are revealed by their wacky interplay around the fantasy gaming table. Let the GM Be a Lady Tonight!; The Spyder Pits of Queen Krawler; The Temp; KODT Idea Search; Brians Small Press Picks; Parting Shots. 32 pages, B&W. First printing. NOTE: Any second printing, will be so marked by the publisher. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Knights of the Dinner Table Tales from the Vault SC (1997-2000 Kenzer) 1st Edition 1-1ST

    1st Edition - Volume 1 - 1st printing. Tales from the Vault is a compilation of all the Knights of the Dinner Table single-page strips that have appeared in various publications from 1990 to 1997. Softcover (Saddle-Stitched/Stapled), 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., 64 pages, B&W. No Cover Price

  • Issue #4
    Knuckles the Echidna (1997) 4

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  • Issue #5A
    Lady Death The Crucible (1996) 5A
  • Issue #5WIZARDSIGNED
    Lady Death The Crucible (1996) 5WIZARDSIGNED
    Published Aug 1997 by Chaos.

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    Wizard Signed Edition. Signed by artist Steven Hughes. Includes Wizard Authentic holosticker on front cover and certificate of authenticity from Wizard Entertainment.

  • Issue #1
    Legion of Stupid Heroes (1997 Alternate Concepts) 1
  • Issue #95
    Legion of Super-Heroes (1989 4th Series) 95

    Metal Men"The Emerald Doom!" Brainiac 5 needs the world's most advanced computers, which leads him and the Legion right to the high-tech insides of the fabulous Metal Men -- and their remarkable Responsometers! Unfortunately, Brainy doesn't realize that the robot heroes are actually much more than robots -- in the teen genius' eyes, they're just spare parts! Plus, one Legion romance begins to unravel as another draws tighter! Written by Tom Peyer and Tom McCraw, with art by Lee Moder and Mark Farmer. Cover by Alan Davis and Mark Farmer. Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #51
    Legionnaires (1993) 51

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    In "Picking Up the Pieces," the Legionnaires deal with the aftermath of the battle with Mordru -- including the very real possibility that they may not be able to permanently imprison the sorcerer! Meanwhile, those fallen in battle are looked after as the survivors look ahead and new fates await many of the Legionnaires and the group of heroes who lent a hand in the Mordru battle. Plus, Leland McCauley fires the Work Force! Are there new members in the Legion's future? Written by Roger Stern and Tom McCraw, with art and cover by Jeffrey Moy and W.C. Carani. Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #15
    Little Shoppe of Horrors Magazine (1972) 15

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    Little Shoppe of Horrors is a movie fanzine. Issue #15 includes: Yvonne Romain on Oliver Reed and her role in Curse of the Werewolf; interview with Oliver Reed; censorship and Curse of the Werewolf; How Tony Hinds converted the Guy Endore 1993 novel, The Werewolf of Paris, into Curse of the Werewolf; Interviews with Terence Fisher (Director), Roy Ashton (Makeup), Catherine Feller (Female Lead), and Julie Ege (Actress); and Tributes to Michael Ripper, Charles Gray and James Bernard. Interior art by Bruce Timm, Neil Vokes and Murad Gumen. Includes 100s of photos. Cover price: $7.95. Cover price $7.95.

  • Issue #42
    Lobo (1993 2nd Series DC) 42

    Nobody dumps the Main Man for another guy! Say it ain't so 'Bo?!? Lobo tangos his way to Argentina to find Perfidia--the girl who stole his heart. Little does he realize that he's gotta tear out a buncha beating hearts before he finds the one that he thinks beats only for him. Dancing and violence abound as the blood flows down Argentina way! Written by Alan Grant. Art and cover by Ariel Olivetti and Pier Brito. FC, 32 pg. Mando Format. Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #2
    Locke and Lode (1997) 2

    Created by Jeremy Haun. Follow the adventures of two supermarket workers and a Gump from Gumpland. B&W Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #439
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    Published Aug 1997 by Locus.

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    Vol. 39, #2. The Newspaper of the Science Fiction Field. This issue: Jane Yolen - Telling Tales; Locus Awards Winners and Stoker Awards Winners - with banquet reports from each; Results of the Annual Locus Readers' Poll; Interview with Laura J. Mixon & Steven Gould. Cover features Jane Yolen, Laura J. Mixon & Steven Gould. Cover price $4.50.

  • Issue #31
    Looney Tunes (1994 DC) 31
    Published Aug 1997 by DC.

    Cover by Peter Tumminello & Scott McRae. Stories by Alison Heartinger. Art by Nelson Luty & Horacio Ottolini and Oscar Gonzalez Loya. Thinking the Looney Tunes are getting a little flabby, the WB execs send them on an expedition into high country to get in shape with some extreme sports. But when mountain-boarding, bungee-jumping and river-rafting become a little old, the Tunes start to create their own daredevil sports that only Tunes could -- or would -- do! Featuring: Daffy Duck in "Wheel Determined Duck"; Sylvester and Son in "Board Out of His Mind"; and Pepe Le Pew in "Avalanche of Love"! 32 pages, full color. Cover price $1.75.

  • Issue #4A
    Lost World Jurassic Park (1997 Topps) 4A

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    Art cover variant by Walt Simonson. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #4B
    Lost World Jurassic Park (1997 Topps) 4B

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    Photo cover variant. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #5
    Luftwaffe 1946 (1997) Vol. 02 5

    Story by Ted Nomura. Art by Ted Nomura and Ben Dunn. Cover by Ted Nomura. Sometimes listed as Families of Altered Wars #47. In this alternate-history world, the Axis powers succeeded in extending the war into 1946, allowing artists Nomura and Dunn to create fanciful jet fighters and other aircraft as part of Hitlers Luftwaffe air force. The Luftsturm saga continues as the joint Japanese/German suicide force attempts a combined attack on the Allies with everything they've got -- only to be surprised by the Allies new weapon. Meanwhile, Captain Dora Oberlicht and Major Adler discuss lost causes and last stands. Luftsturm, Part 5. 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #3
    Lust for Life (1997) 3

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    Stories by Billy Strayhorn and Jeff Levine. Art and cover by Jeff Levine. Slice-of-life drama about a twentysomething and his friends. Lush Life; One; the text story The Final Days of Luxury; Two. 24 pages, B&W. Mature readers. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #2
    Lyceum (1996) 2

    Showcases work by various writers and artists. Mature readers. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #360
    Mad (1955 Magazine #24 On) 360

    This issue features contributions by Sergio Aragones, Bill Wray, Anthony Barbieri, Mike Snider, Drew Friedman, Desmond Devlin, Sam Viviano, Timothy Shamey, Andrew J. Schwartzberg, Rick Geary, Mort Drucker, and others. Parodied subjects include Con Air, America Online, rednecks, sex, drugs, Shakespearean sonnets for modern lovers, and more. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #122
    Mad Special (1970 Super Special) 122

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    August 1997. Cover price $3.99.

  • Vol. 93 #2
    Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction (1949-Present Mercury Publications) Vol. 93 #2

    Volume 93, Issue 2 - August 1997 - Whole No 554. Stories include: "The Edge Of The Bed Of Forever" by Jonathon Lethem and Angus MacDonald and "Hooks, Nets, And Time" by Linda Nagata Softcover. 5-in. x 7-in., 164 pages, Text (with B&W illustrations). Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #2
    Mage The Hero Defined (1997) 2

    Matt Wagner art and script Cover price $2.50.