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Classics Illustrated (1990 First Pub.) comic books

  • Issue #1
    Classics Illustrated (1990 First Pub.) 1

    Gahan Wilson, noted Playboy cartoonist with a taste for the macabre, adapts several horror-themed poems by pioneering literary figure Edgar Allan Poe. These include The Raven, Annabel Lee, Lines on Ale, Eldorado, The City in the Sea, Sleeper, Alone, The Haunted Palace, and The Conqueror Worm. Later reprinted as part of Papercutz hardcover Classics Illustrated series. 52 pages. Cover price $3.75. Cover price $3.75.

  • Issue #2
    Classics Illustrated (1990 First Pub.) 2

    Rick Geary, former National Lampoon and Heavy Metal artist with a flair for things Victorian, adapts Charles Dickens rags-to-riches epic Great Expectations, long considered one of the greatest novels of all time. First Comics Classics Illustrated was noted for its faithful adaptations of literary works by top-notch artists. Later reprinted as part of Papercutz hardcover Classics Illustrated series. 52 pages. Cover price $3.75. Cover price $3.75.

  • Issue #3
    Classics Illustrated (1990 First Pub.) 3

    Kyle Baker (Plastic Man, Cowboy Wally Show, Why I Hate Saturn), adapts the absurd adventures of Alice in Lewis Carrolls Through the Looking Glass. First Comics Classics Illustrated was noted for its faithful adaptations of literary works by top-notch artists. Later reprinted as part of Papercutz hardcover Classics Illustrated series. 52 pages. Cover price $3.75. Cover price $3.75.

  • Issue #4
    Classics Illustrated (1990 First Pub.) 4

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    Bill Sienkiewicz, mind-bending artist of New Mutants and Elektra Assassin, brings his spooky approach to one of the greatest novels of all time, Herman Melvilles MobyDick. First Comics Classics Illustrated was noted for its faithful adaptations of literary works by top-notch artists. 52 pages. Cover price $3.75. Cover price $3.75.

  • Issue #5
    Classics Illustrated (1990 First Pub.) 5

    William Shakespeares Hamlet, perhaps the worlds greatest stage drama, is adapted by Steven Grant (The Punisher, Whisper) and illustrated by Tom Mandrake (Grimjack, The Spectre). First Comics Classics Illustrated was noted for its faithful adaptations of literary works by top-notch artists. Later reprinted as part of Papercutz hardcover Classics Illustrated series. 52 pages. Cover price $3.75. Cover price $3.75.

  • Issue #6
    Classics Illustrated (1990 First Pub.) 6

    Nathaniel Hawthornes Colonial-era tale of morality and hypocrisy, The Scarlet Letter, perhaps the worlds greatest stage drama, is adapted by P. Craig Russell (Elric, The Sandman) and Jill Thompson (The Sandman, Scary Godmother). First Comics Classics Illustrated was noted for its faithful adaptations of literary works by top-notch artists. Later reprinted as part of Papercutz hardcover Classics Illustrated series. 52 pages. Cover price $3.75. Cover price $3.75.

  • Issue #7
    Classics Illustrated (1990 First Pub.) 7

    Set during the tumultuous years following Napoleon's exile from France, The Count of Monte Cristo remains one of the most thrilling adventure stories of all time. The popular melodrama - Edmond Dantes' betrayal, his captivity, his discovery of a hidden treasure, and his painstakingly wrought revenge - is a masterpiece of suspense, intrigue and romance. Dan Spiegle's dramatic illustrations evoke the excitement of this irresistible tale, and convey the turbulence of life in Alexander Dumas' 19th century France. Adaptation/script by Steven Grant, art by Dan Spiegle. Cover by Pat Boyette. 47 pages. Cover price $3.75.

  • Issue #8
    Classics Illustrated (1990 First Pub.) 8

    John K. Snyder III, artist of Green Lantern and Grimjack, adapts the inner evil of Robert Louis Stevensons Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde. First Comics Classics Illustrated was noted for its faithful adaptations of literary works by top-notch artists. Later reprinted as part of Papercutz hardcover Classics Illustrated series. 52 pages. Cover price $3.75. Cover price $3.75.

  • Issue #9
    Classics Illustrated (1990 First Pub.) 9

    Michael Ploog, former Man-Thing and Ghost Rider artist, adapts Mark Twains classic novel of life on the Mississippi, Tom Sawyer. First Comics Classics Illustrated was noted for its faithful adaptations of literary works by top-notch artists. 52 pages. Cover price $3.75. Cover price $3.75.

  • Issue #10A
    Classics Illustrated (1990 First Pub.) 10A

    1st edition published June 1990. Ricardo Villagran, Argentine artist of Evangeline and Aquaman, adapts Jack Londons adventure tale of survival in the Arctic, The Call of the Wild. First Comics Classics Illustrated was noted for its faithful adaptations of literary works by top-notch artists. Later reprinted as part of Papercutz hardcover Classics Illustrated series. 52 pages. Cover price $3.75. Cover price $3.75.

  • Issue #10B
    Classics Illustrated (1990 First Pub.) 10B

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    Revised edition published January 1994 by Classics International Entertainment. Ricardo Villagran, Argentine artist of Evangeline and Aquaman, adapts Jack Londons adventure tale of survival in the Arctic, The Call of the Wild. First Comics Classics Illustrated was noted for its faithful adaptations of literary works by top-notch artists. Later reprinted as part of Papercutz hardcover Classics Illustrated series. 52 pages. Cover price $3.75. Cover price $4.95.

  • Issue #11
    Classics Illustrated (1990 First Pub.) 11

    Artist Jeffrey Busch adapts Washington Irvings whimsical time-travel fable Rip Van Winkle. First Comics Classics Illustrated was noted for its faithful adaptations of literary works by top-notch artists. 52 pages. Cover price $3.75. Cover price $3.75.

  • Issue #12
    Classics Illustrated (1990 First Pub.) 12

    The Island of Dr. Moreau, H.G. Wells early sci-fi/horror tale about genetic engineering, is adapted by Steven Grant (The Punisher, Whisper) and illustrated by underground artist Eric Vincent. First Comics Classics Illustrated was noted for its faithful adaptations of literary works by top-notch artists. Later reprinted as part of Papercutz hardcover Classics Illustrated series. 52 pages. Cover price $3.75. Cover price $3.75.

  • Issue #13
    Classics Illustrated (1990 First Pub.) 13

    Rick Geary, former National Lampoon and Heavy Metal artist with a flair for things Victorian, adapts the original romance novel, Emily Brontes Wuthering Heights.. First Comics Classics Illustrated was noted for its faithful adaptations of literary works by top-notch artists. Later reprinted as part of Papercutz hardcover Classics Illustrated series. 52 pages. Cover price $3.75. Cover price $3.75.

  • Issue #14
    Classics Illustrated (1990 First Pub.) 14

    Edgar Allan Poes tale of murder and madness, The Fall of the House of Usher, is adapted by P. Craig Russell (Elric, The Sandman). First Comics Classics Illustrated was noted for its faithful adaptations of literary works by top-notch artists. 52 pages. Cover price $3.75. Cover price $3.75.

  • Issue #15
    Classics Illustrated (1990 First Pub.) 15

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    Gary Gianni, noted for his work on Hal Fosters Prince Valiant, adapts several tales by 19th-century short-story master O. Henry. These include The Gift of the Magi, The Pimienta Pancakes, A Retrieved Reformation, The Cop and the Anthem, The Voice of the City and The Last Leaf. 52 pages. Cover price $3.75. Cover price $3.75.

  • Issue #16
    Classics Illustrated (1990 First Pub.) 16

    Joe Staton, former E-Man and Legion of Super-Heroes artist, adapts Charles Dickens immortal classic A Christmas Carol. Cover by Gary Gianni. First Comics Classics Illustrated was noted for its faithful adaptations of literary works by top-notch artists. 52 pages. Cover price $3.75. Cover price $3.75.

  • Issue #17
    Classics Illustrated (1990 First Pub.) 17

    Pat Boyette, former Charlton Comics artist, adapts Robert Louis Stevensons pirate adventure Treasure Island. First Comics Classics Illustrated was noted for its faithful adaptations of literary works by top-notch artists. 52 pages. Cover price $3.75. Cover price $3.75.

  • Issue #18
    Classics Illustrated (1990 First Pub.) 18

    Gahan Wilson, noted Playboy cartoonist with a taste for the macabre, adapts several stories by 19th-century author Ambrose Bierce, the poor mans Mark Twain. The Devils Dictionary features cynical definitions, such as Love – a temporary insanity curable by marriage. Also, The Boarded Window, An Imperfect Conflagration, and the poem Dead. 52 pages. Cover price $3.95. Cover price $3.95.

  • Issue #19
    Classics Illustrated (1990 First Pub.) 19

    John K. Snyder III, artist of Green Lantern and Grimjack, adapts Joseph Conrads pioneering work of spy fiction, The Secret Agent. First Comics Classics Illustrated was noted for its faithful adaptations of literary works by top-notch artists. Later reprinted as part of Papercutz hardcover Classics Illustrated series. 52 pages. Cover price $3.95. Cover price $3.95.

  • Issue #20
    Classics Illustrated (1990 First Pub.) 20

    Rick Geary, former National Lampoon and Heavy Metal artist with a flair for things Victorian, adapts H.G. Wells immortal sci-fi thriller The Invisible Man. First Comics Classics Illustrated was noted for its faithful adaptations of literary works by top-notch artists. Later reprinted as part of Papercutz hardcover Classics Illustrated series. 52 pages. Cover price $3.95. Cover price $3.95.

  • Issue #21
    Classics Illustrated (1990 First Pub.) 21

    Edmund Rostands romantic saga of derring-do, Cyrano de Bergerac, is adapted by Peter David (Hulk, Star Trek) and illustrated by Kyle Baker (Plastic Man, Why I Hate Saturn). First Comics Classics Illustrated was noted for its faithful adaptations of literary works by top-notch artists. Later reprinted as part of Papercutz hardcover Classics Illustrated series. 52 pages. Cover price $3.95. Cover price $3.95.

  • Issue #22
    Classics Illustrated (1990 First Pub.) 22

    Artist Jeffrey Busch adapts Rudyard Kiplings The Jungle Books. First Comics Classics Illustrated was noted for its faithful adaptations of literary works by top-notch artists. 52 pages. Cover price $3.95. Cover price $3.95.

  • Issue #23
    Classics Illustrated (1990 First Pub.) 23

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    Daniel Defoes Robinson Crusoe, the original castaway tale and one of the worlds first novels, is adapted by Sam Wray and illustrated by Charlton Comics artist Pat Boyette. Cover by Bill Wray. First Comics Classics Illustrated was noted for its faithful adaptations of literary works by top-notch artists. 52 pages. Cover price $3.95. Cover price $3.95.

  • Issue #24
    Classics Illustrated (1990 First Pub.) 24

    Dean Motter of Mister X and Terminal City adapts Samuel Taylor Coleridges poem of a haunting on the high seas, The Rime of the Ancient Mariner. First Comics Classics Illustrated was noted for its faithful adaptations of literary works by top-notch artists. 52 pages. Cover price $3.95. Cover price $3.95.

  • Issue #25
    Classics Illustrated (1990 First Pub.) 25

    Sir Walter Scotts Ivanhoe, a saga of knights and chivalry during the time of Robin Hood, is adapted by Mark Wayne Harris and illustrated by Ray Lago. First Comics Classics Illustrated was noted for its faithful adaptations of literary works by top-notch artists. Later reprinted as part of Papercutz hardcover Classics Illustrated series. 52 pages. Cover price $3.95. Cover price $3.95.

  • Issue #26
    Classics Illustrated (1990 First Pub.) 26

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    Underground artist Eric Vincent adapts several of Aesops Fables. These include The Grasshopper And The Ants, The North Wind And The Sun, The Town Mouse And The Country Mouse, The Fox And The Stork, and The Tortoise And The Eagle. 52 pages. Cover price $3.95. Cover price $3.95.

  • Issue #27
    Classics Illustrated (1990 First Pub.) 27

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    Peter Kuper of The System and World War 3 adapts Upton Sinclairs withering expose of the meat-packing industry, The Jungle. First Comics Classics Illustrated was noted for its faithful adaptations of literary works by top-notch artists. Later reprinted as part of Papercutz hardcover Classics Illustrated series. Last issue of the series. 52 pages. Cover price $3.95. Cover price $3.95.