Dune House Atreides HC (1999 Bantam Books) comic books
1st printing. By Brian Herbert and Kevin J. Anderson. Prequel to the classic award-winning saga by Frank Herbert. An aging tyrant sits on the Golden Lion Throne and rules all of the known universe, while his son grows dangerously impatient for the crown. A quasi-religious order of black-robed women move their secret breeding program one momentous step closer to creating a god-child they call the Kwisatz Haderach. And a minor family among the nobility, House Atreides, chooses a course of honor that will bring it to destruction at the hands of its mortal enemy, House Harkonnen -- or take it to new heights of power. Hardcover, 6 1/2-in. x 9 1/2-in., 608 pages, Text Only. Cover price $27.50.