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The Resource The Shade, James Robinson, writer ; Cully Hamner, Javier Pulido, Frazer Irving, Darwyn Cooke, J. Bone, Jill Thompson, Gene Ha, artists

The Shade, James Robinson, writer ; Cully Hamner, Javier Pulido, Frazer Irving, Darwyn Cooke, J. Bone, Jill Thompson, Gene Ha, artists

Label
The Shade
Title
The Shade
Statement of responsibility
James Robinson, writer ; Cully Hamner, Javier Pulido, Frazer Irving, Darwyn Cooke, J. Bone, Jill Thompson, Gene Ha, artists
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"After a brutal attempt on his life, the Shade leaves Opal City to learn which of the many people he has crossed are responsible. Joining forces with allies such as private detective Will von Hammer and teenaged vampire La Sangre, the Shade begins a centuries-spanning quest that takes him from Australia to Barcelona to London, facing off against lizard gods, celestial pharaohs, and even family members ..."--Page 4 of cover
Summary
James Robinson returns to the world of his acclaimed <i>STARMAN</i> series in this new graphic novel starring the antihero known as The Shade! An attack at the Starman museum kicks off a globe-hopping, centuries spanning quest that will irrevocably change The Shade's life, and ultimately shed light on his true origin!
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10203703
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Robinson, James Dale
Dewey number
741.5/973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hamner, Cully
  • Pulido, Javier
  • Irving, Frazer
  • Cooke, Darwyn
  • Bone, J.
  • Thompson, Jill
  • Ha, Gene
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Antiheroes
  • Good and evil
  • Fantasy comic books, strips, etc
  • Comic books, strips, etc
  • Graphic novels
Target audience
adult
Label
The Shade, James Robinson, writer ; Cully Hamner, Javier Pulido, Frazer Irving, Darwyn Cooke, J. Bone, Jill Thompson, Gene Ha, artists
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Originally published in single magazine form in The Shade 1-12."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn843781864
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781401237820
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2012046875
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)843781864
Label
The Shade, James Robinson, writer ; Cully Hamner, Javier Pulido, Frazer Irving, Darwyn Cooke, J. Bone, Jill Thompson, Gene Ha, artists
Publication
Note
"Originally published in single magazine form in The Shade 1-12."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn843781864
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781401237820
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2012046875
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)843781864

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