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Enthusiasts of horror comics and jawdropping art, have a good time! darkish Horse Comics keeps to show off its commitment to bringing you the highestquality horror comics ever made with this 3rd bloodcurdling selection of Warren Publishing's groundbreaking horror journal Creepy. This landmark archive sequence brings readers, for the 1st time ever, each eerie tale from Creepy magazine's unique run, that includes paintings from some of the most sensible artists ever to paintings within the medium of comics. Frank Frazetta, grey Morrow, Alex Toth, Joe Orlando, and Angelo Torres are only a sampling of the artists whose paintings convey horror to existence in startling and gorgeously ugly element during this 3rd large accumulated volume.
* positive aspects paintings through Frank Frazetta, grey Morrow, Alex Toth, Joe Orlando, Angelo Torres, and others!
* positive aspects the unique backandwhite art meticulously restored, with the unique covers of every factor reprinted in luscious complete color!
"Since the inventory is way finer than the actual newsprint, visually, those pages are larger than the originals, with moodly, darkish blacks that punctuate the surprise endings." Publishers Weekly
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