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The Resource Crime does not pay, Volume 1, issues 1-4, foreword by Matt Fraction ; [collection editor, Philip Simon]

Crime does not pay, Volume 1, issues 1-4, foreword by Matt Fraction ; [collection editor, Philip Simon]

Label
Crime does not pay, Volume 1, issues 1-4
Title
Crime does not pay
Title number
Volume 1, issues 1-4
Statement of responsibility
foreword by Matt Fraction ; [collection editor, Philip Simon]
Title variation
Dark Horse archives
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
Collects the first issues of the 1940s comic book series that recounted the tales of notorious criminals and mobsters
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
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10123922
Cataloging source
UKMGB
Dewey number
741.5973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6720
LC item number
.C75 2012
Literary form
short stories
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
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Simon, Philip R
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Crime does not pay
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Crime
  • Criminals
  • Comic books, strips, etc.
Target audience
adult
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archives
Label
Crime does not pay, Volume 1, issues 1-4, foreword by Matt Fraction ; [collection editor, Philip Simon]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "This volume collects all stories and text pieces from Crime does not pay #22-#25, which were originally published in 1942 and 1943 by Lev Gleason Publications"--T.p. verso
  • "While all attempts have been made to restore proper attribution to the creators who worked on these comic books, we regret if errors or omissions have been made. Please contact the publisher at help@darkhorse.com with any new information"--T.p. verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Two-legged rats
  • art by Bob Montana
  • The mad musician and his tunes of doom
  • art by George Tuska
  • Hollywood's panther man
  • text by Woody Hamilton
  • The case of the twisted cigarettes
  • art by Richard Norman
  • The blackout murder mystery
  • art by Norman Maurer
  • Crime does not pay #22: Crime kings: the real story behind Lepke
  • Dickie Dean, the boy inventor
  • art by Bob Montana
  • The war eagle
  • art by Alan Mandel
  • script by Woody Hamilton, art by Harry Lucey
  • "Wild Bill" Hickok
  • art by Woody Hamilton
  • Officer Edward Maher and the mad dog killers
  • artist unknown
  • The saga of Harpshead Road
  • art by Carl Hubbell
  • The ridiculous riddle of the murdered major!
  • art by Norman Maurer
  • The white-masked terror
  • text by Woody Hamilton
  • Three isolated murders
  • art by Richard Norman
  • Two-legged rats
  • art by Bob Montana
  • The monster of Munsterburg
  • art by Carl Hubbell
  • Crime does not pay #23: Crime kings: the true story of John Dillinger
  • The fire fiends of Missouri!
  • art by Alan Mandel
  • art by Woody Hamilton
  • Cop hero of the month
  • artist unknown
  • "Baby Face" Nelson and the Mason City bank robbery
  • artist unknown
  • Pancho Villa
  • artist unknown
  • The amazing mystery of the murders of Maltese Mansion
  • art by Norman Maurer
  • The strange case of the four-legged witness
  • text by Woody Hamilton
  • Billy the Kid
  • artist unknown
  • Corpses for sale
  • art by Dick Briefer
  • The Millen-Faber case
  • art by Frank Giacoia
  • Crime does not pay #24: The true story of Jack "Legs" Diamond
  • story and art by Dick Wood
  • The mystery of Indian Dick and the phantom gold mine
  • art by Bart Tumey
  • His mother's ghastly vision
  • art by Buriokoff
  • Death works overtime!
  • story by Ivy, art by Alan Mandel
  • Belle Starr
  • story and art by Dick Wood
  • The deadly fox of the Mohawk
  • art by Bart Tumex (Dick Briefer)
  • Death in dreamland
  • text by Dick Wood
  • The mailbox thief
  • artist unknown
  • The Oklahoma prison break
  • art by Alan Mandel and Dan Barry
  • Crime does not pay #25: The true life story of Dutch Shultz
  • story and art by Dick Wood
  • Dixie Davis
  • story and art by Bob Wood
  • So mean he'd kill his own mother
  • art by Dick Briefer
  • The uncanny mystery of the jewel of death
  • art by Norman Maurer
Control code
849957
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
279 pages
Isbn
9781595822895
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781595822895
  • (OCoLC)762991985
Label
Crime does not pay, Volume 1, issues 1-4, foreword by Matt Fraction ; [collection editor, Philip Simon]
Publication
Note
  • "This volume collects all stories and text pieces from Crime does not pay #22-#25, which were originally published in 1942 and 1943 by Lev Gleason Publications"--T.p. verso
  • "While all attempts have been made to restore proper attribution to the creators who worked on these comic books, we regret if errors or omissions have been made. Please contact the publisher at help@darkhorse.com with any new information"--T.p. verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Two-legged rats
  • art by Bob Montana
  • The mad musician and his tunes of doom
  • art by George Tuska
  • Hollywood's panther man
  • text by Woody Hamilton
  • The case of the twisted cigarettes
  • art by Richard Norman
  • The blackout murder mystery
  • art by Norman Maurer
  • Crime does not pay #22: Crime kings: the real story behind Lepke
  • Dickie Dean, the boy inventor
  • art by Bob Montana
  • The war eagle
  • art by Alan Mandel
  • script by Woody Hamilton, art by Harry Lucey
  • "Wild Bill" Hickok
  • art by Woody Hamilton
  • Officer Edward Maher and the mad dog killers
  • artist unknown
  • The saga of Harpshead Road
  • art by Carl Hubbell
  • The ridiculous riddle of the murdered major!
  • art by Norman Maurer
  • The white-masked terror
  • text by Woody Hamilton
  • Three isolated murders
  • art by Richard Norman
  • Two-legged rats
  • art by Bob Montana
  • The monster of Munsterburg
  • art by Carl Hubbell
  • Crime does not pay #23: Crime kings: the true story of John Dillinger
  • The fire fiends of Missouri!
  • art by Alan Mandel
  • art by Woody Hamilton
  • Cop hero of the month
  • artist unknown
  • "Baby Face" Nelson and the Mason City bank robbery
  • artist unknown
  • Pancho Villa
  • artist unknown
  • The amazing mystery of the murders of Maltese Mansion
  • art by Norman Maurer
  • The strange case of the four-legged witness
  • text by Woody Hamilton
  • Billy the Kid
  • artist unknown
  • Corpses for sale
  • art by Dick Briefer
  • The Millen-Faber case
  • art by Frank Giacoia
  • Crime does not pay #24: The true story of Jack "Legs" Diamond
  • story and art by Dick Wood
  • The mystery of Indian Dick and the phantom gold mine
  • art by Bart Tumey
  • His mother's ghastly vision
  • art by Buriokoff
  • Death works overtime!
  • story by Ivy, art by Alan Mandel
  • Belle Starr
  • story and art by Dick Wood
  • The deadly fox of the Mohawk
  • art by Bart Tumex (Dick Briefer)
  • Death in dreamland
  • text by Dick Wood
  • The mailbox thief
  • artist unknown
  • The Oklahoma prison break
  • art by Alan Mandel and Dan Barry
  • Crime does not pay #25: The true life story of Dutch Shultz
  • story and art by Dick Wood
  • Dixie Davis
  • story and art by Bob Wood
  • So mean he'd kill his own mother
  • art by Dick Briefer
  • The uncanny mystery of the jewel of death
  • art by Norman Maurer
Control code
849957
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
279 pages
Isbn
9781595822895
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781595822895
  • (OCoLC)762991985

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