Prince Valiant HC (1986 Blackthorne) comic books
Volume 1 – 1st printing. Stories by Cullen Murphy, plus introductions by Shel Dorf and Milton Caniff. Art by John Cullen Murphy. Cover by John Cullen Murphy. Reprints Prince Valiant Sunday strips 2447 through 2518 (January 1, 1984 - May 12, 1985). Blackthorne presents the first reprints of the John Cullen Murphy years of the acclaimed adventure strip. A knight of King Arthurs Round Table, Valiant and his family find romance and action in a realistically rendered medieval England. Also featuring an introduction by Shel Dorf and an essay on cartoonings Reuben Award by its first winner, Milton Caniff. An Enduring Art; Prince Valiant; The Reuben. Hardcover, 72 pages, B&W. Cover price $14.95. Cover price $14.95.