no 1 Terry and the pirates

série: Nemo
dessinateur / scénariste: Collectif
éditeur: Fantagraphics
genre: Etude
classement: carton130
date: 1983
format: broché
état: TBE
valeur: 10 €
critère: **
remarques: a collection of 31 issues published from 1983 to 1987 publishing
classic comic strips as well as dissertations, interviews, etc
all 31 issues are collected here with the exception of nos 29, 30 and 31


No. 1 June 1983 with
- Terry and the pirates by Caniff
- Polly and her pals by Cliff Sterrett,
- Hagar, the magnificent viking
- Gasoline alley by Frank King
- the forgotten years of George Herriman
- Andriola and the commandos by Ron goulart
- Penmen of the past by T.S. Sullivan

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Information
Fantagraphics Books is an American publisher of alternative comics,
classic comic strip anthologies, magazines,
graphic novels and the erotic Eros Comix imprint
Nemo, the Classic Comics Library was a magazine devoted
to the history and creators of vintage comic strips,
created by comics historian Rick Marschall,
it was published between 1983 and 1987 by Fantagraphics

Nemo ran for 31 issues (the last being a double issue) plus one annual,
most issues were edited by Marschall,
the title was taken from the classic comic strip Little Nemo,
while some issues were thematic, most were a mix of articles,
interviews, comic strip reprints and more.

Marschall later went on to co-found
another magazine about comics: Hogan's Alley

during that same period in the 1980s, Fantagraphics launched an imprint:
Nemo Bookshelf, the Classic Comics Library,
this was a line of classic comic strip reprint books
including Little Orphan Annie, Pogo, Red Barry, Dickie Dare,
the Complete E. C. Segar Popeye and Prince Valiant
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