Pair of Ditko reprints coming up. The ESSENTIAL DEFENDERS has a previously unreprinted 5-page Nighthawk story written by Mike Barr. And the big TOMB OF DRACULA OMNIBUS includes a 36-page story in greywash written by Marv Wolfman, previously reprinted in the ESSENTIAL TOMB OF DRACULA v4.
ESSENTIAL DEFENDERS VOL. 5 TPB
Written by J.M. DEMATTEIS & MIKE W. BARR
Penciled by DON PERLIN, MIKE ZECK, JERRY BINGHAM, STEVE DITKO & HERB TRIMPE
Cover by AL MILGROM
The further adventures of the team that’s not a team! Hulk! Dr. Strange! Namor! Silver Surfer! Hellcat, Valkyrie, and Nighthawk! Son of Satan, Devil-Slayer, Clea, Gargoyle, and the Beast! As several Defenders struggle to manage the mistakes of their pasts, the team must face their deadliest threat, the demonic cabal, the Six-Fingered Hand! Guest-starring Dracula, Ghost Rider, Man-Thing, Spider-Man, Mr. Fantastic, Daredevil, Thor, Captain America, and Wonder Man! Versus the threats of the Nebulon the Celestial Man, Secret Empire, Null the Living Darkness, the Serpent-Men, and more! Collecting DEFENDERS (1972) #92-106; MARVEL TEAM-UP (1972) #101, #111, #116 and CAPTAIN AMERICA (1968) #268.
448 PGS./All Ages …$19.99
TOMB OF DRACULA OMNIBUS VOL. 3 HC
Written by MARV WOLFMAN, ROGER MCKENZIE, RALPH MACCHIO, LYNN GRAEME, PETER GILLIS, JIM SHOOTER, GARY FRIEDRICH, GERRY CONWAY, ROY THOMAS, STEVE GERBER, TONY ISABELLA, GARDNER FOX, MIKE FRIEDRICH, DOUG MOENCH, LEN WEIN & RICH MARGOPOLOUS
Penciled by GENE COLAN, STEVE DITKO, FRANK ROBBINS, JOHN BUSCEMA, BILL SIENKIEWICZ, ALAN WEISS, RICH BUCKLER, NEAL ADAMS, JIM STARLIN, SYD SHORES, ALFONSO FONT, MIKE PLOOG, DICK AYERS, VICENTE ALCAZAR, DICK GIORDANO, FRANK SPRINGER, GEORGE EVANS, TONY DEZUNIGA, ERNIE CHAN, PAUL GULACY, ALFREDO ALCALA, SONNY TRINIDAD, BOB BROWN, WIN MORTIMER, YONG MONTANO, STEVE GAN, TOM SUTTON & GEORGE TUSKA
Covers by ARTHUR ADAMS & GENE COLAN
The Salem Witch Trials, the French Revolution, the Civil War—only a few of the world-shaking events during which Dracula stalked the centuries! Now, learn the secrets of Dracula’s diary, and witness the Lord of Darkness’s first trip to America and a confrontation with Death Itself! Featuring Cagliostro, “Blood Countess” Elizabeth Bathory, Marie LaVeau and more of history’s heroes and horrors—including the Frankenstein Monster! Collecting TOMB OF DRACULA MAGAZINE #1-6, FRANKENSTEIN MONSTER #7-9 and DRACULA LIVES! #1-13.
736 PGS./Parental Advisory …$99.99