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Zorro New Release/2013

Terry and the Pirates: The George Wunder Years, Volume One, 1946-1948

Deluxe Hardcover, 256 pages, full color, 9" x 12" landscape
$ 60


Milton Caniff’s masterpiece, Terry and the Pirates, perhaps the most influential action/adventure comic strip every created returns! After Caniff left the strip in 1946 to create Steve Canyon he was succeeded by George Wunder. Under Wunder’s stewardship, the strip continued for almost another 27 years. More adventures, under Wunder’s capable hands, with the cast of characters beloved by fans for the last 70 years, beginning with his first work on the feature on December 30, 1946. Wunder’s Terry and The Pirates is brought back to life in this important new reprint. This historic title includes the daily and Sunday strips (reproduced in full color) which ran in continuity. more


Zorro New Release/2013

Buck Rogers in the 25th Century: Volume Eight

Hardcover, 272 pages, full color, 9" x 11.75" landscape
$ 49.99


The saga of Buck Rogers in the 25th Century, the world’s most famous science-fiction newspaper strip, continues with Volume Eight of Hermes Press’ complete reprint of this ground-breaking title. more



Also see:
Buck Rogers: Volume One
Buck Rogers: Volume Two
Buck Rogers: Volume Three
Buck Rogers: Volume Four
Buck Rogers: Volume Five
Buck Rogers: Volume Six
Buck Rogers: Volume Seven

Zorro New Release/2013

Alex Toth's Zorro: The Complete Dell Comics Adventures

Hardcover, 240 pages, full color, 7.5" x 10" portrait
$ 49.99


Comics legend Alex Toth’s piece de resistance, the complete Dell adventures of Zorro is finally available in a full color archival hardcover reprint! Toth, who defined how action/adventure stories are told, set the standard for comic book storytelling with his Zorro tales. more


Orion New Release/2013

Buck Rogers in the 25th Century: The Gray Morrow Years, Volume One, 1979-1981

Hardcover, 240 pages, full color, 9" x 12" portrait
$ 49.99


With the success of the Buck Rogers TV show the New York Times Syndicate decided to revive the classic Buck Rogers newspaper feature and to give it a contemporary sci-fi treatment. The feature, which was unrelated to the television show, offered the artwork of Gray Morrow with scripts by Jim Lawrence. more


Orion New Release/2013

Gray Morrow's Orion

Deluxe Paperback, 144 pages, full color, 9" x 12" portrait
$ 39.99


In their long-standing mission to excavate rare comics treasures, Hermes Press is reprinting the entirety of legendary artist Gray Morrow's Orion from the pages of Heavy Metal magazine. Orion is Morrow's 1978 sword and sorcery masterpiece about an Errol Flynn-like swashbuckling hero who battles evil on a strange and mystical world. The project has been a mission of Hermes Press's Christopher Irving for a decade, starting from his friendship with Morrow's widow, Pocho Morrow. more


Brenda Starr, Reporter New Release/2013

Brenda Starr: The Complete Pre-Code Comics, Volume One

Hardcover, 256 pages, full color, 7.75" x 10.25"
$ 60


Before Fredric Wertham and The Seduction of the Innocent (SOTI), before the Kefauver Hearings, and before the infamous Comics Code, the comic book racks at local drug stores and newsstands boasted a plethora of delights highlighted by the good girl adventures of the comic book version of Brenda Starr. These four-color wonders displayed all the finer things loved by comic books buyers: good girls, bondage, a little torture, and other exciting things, which adults thought would corrupt the morals of young and impressionable readers (Brenda Starr cover art was even used as an example in SOTI). Now for the first time in over fifty years comics fans can read and own these rare comics from another era digitally restored to perfection and presented in an archival hardcover. more


The Phanom: The Gold Key Years, Volume Two New Release/2013

The Phantom The Complete Series: The Gold Key Years, Volume Two

Hardcover, 256 pages, full color, 7.5" x 10"
Issues #9-#17
$ 49.99


The 1960s comic book adventures of The Phantom return in full, glorious color! Hermes Press has delighted collectors worldwide with it reissue of fully digitally restored archival collections of the Gold Key, King, and Charlton versions of The Ghost Who Walks. Volume Two of the Gold Key years completes the run with issues #9-17. more



Also see:
The Phantom: The Gold Key Years, Volume One
more Phantom

The Phanom: Volume Five New Release/2013

The Phantom The Complete Dailies: Volume Five 1943-1944

272 pages, full color, 9" x 11.75", Landscape
$ 49.99


The first, original, and best masked hero to ever grace the pages of comic strips and comic books returns in the fifth volume of Hermes Press’ new complete critically acclaimed reprint of The Phantom. Referred to by comic strip historian Maurice Horn as the “granddaddy of all costumed superheroes,” The Phantom was created in 1936 by Lee Falk with artwork by Ray Moore. The strip hit the funny pages of newspapers well before the Dark Knight or Superman made their first appearances and has been acknowledged as an influence on every “masked man of mystery” since. The Phantom set the standard for action, adventure, intrigue, and romance in adventure comic strips and comic books – it has frequently been copied but never equaled. more



Also see:
The Phantom: Volume One
The Phantom: Volume Two
The Phantom: Volume Three
The Phantom: Volume Four
more Phantom

The Phanom: The Charlton Years New Release/2013

The Phantom The Complete Series: The Charlton Years, Volume Two

Hardcover, 224 pages, full color, 7.5" x 10"
$ 49.99


The 1960s comic book adventures of The Phantom return in full, glorious color! Hermes Press is collecting, all 74 issues of The Phantom comic books which ran from 1962-1977, and this volume begins with the Charlton years. more



Also see:
The Phantom: The Charlton Years, Volume 1
more Phantom

The Phanom: The Gold Key Years, Volume Two New Release/2013

The Phantom The Complete Series: The King Years

Hardcover, 256 pages, full color, 7.5" x 10"
$ 49.99


The mid-1960s comic book adventures of The Phantom return in full, glorious color! Hermes Press is collecting, all 74 issues of The Phantom comic books which ran from 1962-1977, and this volume features the King years. This volume picks up with The Phantom #18, the first King issue, and features all The Phantom stories from issues #18-#28. The King years features cover and interior art by Bill Lignante. The King comic book version of the grand-daddy of costumed heroes, the Ghost Who Walks, is available again, digitally remastered to look better than the original books. Don’t miss it! more



Also see:
more Phantom

The Phanom: Sundays, Volume One New Release/2013

The Phantom: The Complete Sundays, Volume One 1939-1942

224 pages, full color, 10" x 13", Portrait
$ 60


The long anticipated reprint of the entire run of Lee Falk and Ray Moore’s The Phantom full color Sundays begins! Fans of The Ghost Who Walks have waited for years to have a complete series of full size hardcover volumes featuring the complete Phantom Sundays and this is the first book in the series. more



Also see:
The Phantom: The King Years, Volume 1
The Phantom: The King Years, Volume 2
The Phantom: Sundays, Volume 2
more Phantom

Tails: Volume One New Release/2013

Tails: Volume One

Hardcover, 128 pages, full color, 7.5" x 10" portrait
$ 12.99


Tails: Volume 1 by Comeback Kings artist Ethan Young—quirky, funny, and surreal, Tails follows the semi-autobiographical exploits of hapless and hopeless hipster cartoonist Ethan. Ethan uses his comic book creation Crusader Cat to get away from the real world...and things get interesting when his escapist work starts to talk back to him. Poignant, funny, and daring, Tails is an unflinching portrait of a believable character as he starts to fall into the abyss of an unbelievable world, with the results ranging from hilarious to heart-breaking. more


Frank Frazetta: Art and Remembrances, Deluxe Frank Frazetta: Art and Remembrances New Release/2013

Frank Frazetta: Art and Remembrances, Deluxe

Hardcover, 224 pages, full color, 10" x 12"
$ 125

Frank Frazetta: Art and Remembrances

Hardcover, 192 pages, full color, 10" x 12"
$ 49.99


Legendary science-fiction/fantasy artist Frank Frazetta created some of the most memorable and iconic images of the 20th century. Now, for the first time, read his life story written by his oldest son, Frank Frazetta, Jr. Filled with insights, stories and anecdotes, this full color art monograph takes readers behind the scenes to chronicle the events of this great artist’s life and work. more




Scratch9: Cat Tails #2 New Release/2013

Scratch9: Cat Tails #2

32 page, full color, comic book
$ 3.99


The world's greatest superhero cat returns with all new solo stories for each of his nine lives, collected into two books, starting with this issue! This all ages title features Scratch, a curious cat who gets lost and must summon his nine lives to aid him in rescuing pets from the C.R.U.E.L. Corporation. more

Also see:
Scratch9: Cat Tails #1


Buck Rogers Sundays: Volume Two New Release/2013

Buck Rogers in the 25th Century: The Western Publishing Years, Volume One

Hardcover, 192 pages, full color, 7.5" x 10.0", Portrait
$ 49.99


Buck Rogers in the 25th Century: The Western Publishing Years, reprints issues #1 through #7; reprints the Buck Rogers movie/TV tie-in comic books and the 1964 stand alone Gold Key issue.

The television tie-in comic books to the cult sci-fi classic
Buck Rogers in the 25th Century, starring Gil Gerard, Erin Gray and Twiki return in a complete collection. Relive these classic adventures with Buck, Wilma, Dr. Huer, and Princess Ardala. more


Buck Rogers: Sundays, Volume One
Buck Rogers: Sundays, Volume Two


Buck Rogers #4 Main Cover New Release/2013

Buck Rogers #4

32 pages, color comic book
by Howard Chaykin
$ 3.99


Buck Rogers, the first, best, and original Sci-Fi hero returns with Howard Chaykin drawing and writing this action packed incarnation of this iconic title. Chaykin offers a fresh, new take on the character and has created an all-new universe for this historic feature. more

Also see:
Buck Rogers #1
Buck Rogers #2
Buck Rogers #4
The original Buck Rogers

Johnny Hazard New Release/2013

Johnny Hazard: The Complete Newspaper Dailies, Volume Two

Hardcover, 6.25" x 10.25", color
$ 49.99


Frank Robbins’ masterpiece, one of the all-time greatest action/adventure newspaper comic strips, Johnny Hazard, returns with Volume Two of the series! Continues the adventures of Johnny Hazard and Brandy picking up the storyline where Volume One left off. See more trend-setting artwork by comics legend Frank Robbins in one of the most important adventure strips ever to grace newspapers. Reproduced entirely from original King Features press proofs. more


Mike Hammer New Release/2013

Mickey Spillane's From the Files of ... Mike Hammer The Complete Dailies and Sundays

192 pages Hardcover, full color, 9" x 12", full color, Portrait
$ 49.99


America’s most well-known hard boiled detective, Mike Hammer returns with Hermes Press’ complete archival reprint of the entire continuity, From the Files of… Mike Hammer!

Reprinting all of the dailies and Sunday strips (in digitally reconstructed color) this book will be the final word on this pop culture icon. The strip, which was distributed to newspapers by the Phoenix Features Syndicate ran for only one year, 1953-1954, but what a year it was! The strip is pure Mickey Spillane and was crafted under his watchful eye with art by Ed Robbins. The feature has everything fans of Mike Hammer would expect: Mike, Velda, good girls, bad girls, gun-play and lots of action.

Accompanying the strips are two in-depth essays by noted mystery writer and Mickey Spillane expert Max Allan Collins (Road to Perdition).
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Sparrow and Crowe #1 New Release/2012

Sparrow and Crowe #1: The Demoniac of Los Angeles

Full color comic books, 32 pages, portrait
$ 3.99


Sparrow and Crowe: The Demoniac of Los Angeles , the spin-off of the successful Wormwood audio drama podcast offers everything: dark mystery, suspenseful plot twists, humor, and non-stop action. Wormwood: A Serialized Mystery debuted in 2007 and ran for three seasons, following the supernatural adventures of Doctor Crowe, a washed-up exorcist haunted by his own demons, and his sardonic Goth girl partner Sparrow. more


Dark Shadows: Best of the Original Series New Release/2012

Dark Shadows: Best of the Original Series

Hardcover, 336 pages, full color
Reprints 12 complete stories
$ 49.99


Hermes Press proudly announces the best stories from its complete reprint of Gold Key Comics’ television tie-in of the legendary supernatural suspense series Dark Shadows. Now fans can relive twelve of the best Dark Shadows comic books all over again. For those who are curious about Dark Shadows, this is the perfect introduction. more



Also see:
Dark Shadows: Volume One
Dark Shadows: Volume Two
Dark Shadows: Volume Three
Dark Shadows: Volume Four
Dark Shadows: Volume Five
Dark Shadows Story Digest

Buck Rogers Sundays: Volume Two New Release/2012

Buck Rogers in the 25th Century: The Complete Newspaper Sundays, Volume Two

Hardback, 208 pages, full color, 11" x 14" x 2", Portrait
$ 75


The saga of the Sunday version of Buck Rogers in the 25th Century, the world’s most famous science-fiction newspaper strip, continues with Volume Two of Hermes Press’ critically acclaimed, full color, large format, complete reprint of this ground-breaking title.

Featuring Buddy Deering and Alura, these strips, with art by Rick Yager, the man who went on to define the feature. This volume sincludes four more years of the strip, from 1933 to 1937. Volume Two also features a special 16 page introductory essay jammed with production artwork, toys, and promotionals. Volume Two features continuities with Buddy, Alura, Buck, Wilma, and Black Barney. The strips contained in this volume have never been printed before and have been painstakingly restored to perfection!
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Also see:
Buck Rogers: Volume One
Buck Rogers: Volume Two
Buck Rogers: Volume Three
Buck Rogers: Volume Four
Buck Rogers: Volume Five
Buck Rogers: Volume Six
Buck Rogers: Volume Seven
Buck Rogers: Sundays, Volume One


Pogo New Release/2012

Walt Kelly: The Life and Art of the Creator of Pogo

Hardcover, 244 pages, color, 9" x 12" x 1.25"
$ 49.99


For the first time, an exhaustive look at the art and career of Walt Kelly, from his days at Disney working on such films as Snow White,Fantasia,andDumbo to his work for Dell comics culminating with his work on Pogo, this full color art book has it all! more


Dark Shadows: Volume Two New Release/2011

Dark Shadows Story Digest

Hardcover, 176 pages, full color
Reprints Gold Key's Dark Shadows Magazine; Art by Joe Certa; Stories by D.J. Arneson
$ 19.99


For the first time in over forty years read the original, first graphic novelization of Dark Shadows The Original Series entitled “Interrupted Voyage.” Conceived by Gold Key editor Wallace I. Green as a novel written by D. J. Arneson and illustrated by Dark Shadows comic book artist Joe Certa, this book presents a complete extended story with over forty illustations. This intreaging story finds Angelique casting Barnabas back to 17th Century Salem! All artwork has been painstaking digitally colored to perfection. This volume also boasts an extensive photo supplement. more



Also see:
Dark Shadows: Volume One
Dark Shadows: Volume Two
Dark Shadows: Volume Three
Dark Shadows: Volume Four
Dark Shadows: Volume Five
Dark Shadows: Best of the Original Series

Brenda Starr, Reporter New Release/2011

Brenda Starr, Reporter®: The Collected Dailys and Sunday Strips: Volume One

Hardcover, 288 pages, full color, 10" x 13"
$ 60


Brenda Starr, the world’s most famous fictional reporter, role model to scores of aspiring female journalists, will now have her own series of reprint volumes starting with the strip’s debut on June 30, 1940. Created by Dale Messick, the first woman to create, draw, and write a syndicated newspaper strip, Brenda Starr, Reporter® successfully mixed romance, fashion, and adventure into one of the longest running features in newspaper history. more


Johnny Hazard New Release/2011

Johnny Hazard: The Complete Newspaper Dailies

Hardcover, 6" x 10.5"
$ 49.99


Frank Robbins’ masterpiece, one of the all-time greatest action/adventure newspaper comic strips, Johnny Hazard, is back! When Johnny Hazard first saw newsprint it was near the end of the Second World War and the first story-line in the feature finds Johnny escaping from a German prisoner of war camp by stealing an enemy airplane. From there his adventures were packed with never ending action, Veronica Lake-esque women, and classic bad guys. Now you can see it all from the beginning, complimented by the work of one of the master artists of the comic strip medium, Frank Robbins. Reproduced entirely from original King Features press proofs. more


My Favorite Martian New Release/2011

My Favorite Martian The Complete Series: Volume One

Hardcover, 224 pages, full color, 7.5" x 10"
Issues #1-#7
$ 49.99


Uncle Martin is back and he’s found a new home with Hermes Press. Everyone’s favorite martian from the classic TV series My Favorite Martian returns with Hermes Press’ full color digitally remastered reprint of the Gold Key comic book tie-in. The first seven issues will be re-printed in Volume One with supplementary essays, photographs, show promotional material and inside and outside cover art from the comic books. The stories in Volume One feature artwork by Silver Age greats Russ Manning, Dan Spiegle and Mike Arens with scripts by Western Publishing mainstay Paul S. Newman. Volume Two will finish the Gold Key material and reprint all the English TV21 My Favorite Martian material. more


Steve Canyon New Release/2011

Steve Canyon: The Complete Series

Hardcover, 256 pages, full color, 7.5" x 10"
Issues #1-#7 Dell Four Comics
$ 49.99


For the first time in almost fifty years, fans of Milton Caniff’s Steve Canyon will have an opportunity to read the all-original comic book incarnation of one of the most important comic strips ever.

The comic book adventures of Milton Caniff’s
Steve Canyon, one of the most popular and enduring comic strips from the late 1940s through the 1980s is joining Hermes Press’ line-up of classic comic book reprints. more


Roy Rogers New Release/2011

Male Call The Complete Newspaper Strips: 1942-1946

Hardcover, 156 pages, all color, 8.5" x 11.75" Landscape
$ 39.99


Miss Lace is back and she’s with Hermes Press! Milton Caniff’s famous good girl, created just for servicemen during WW II, known to GI Joes everywhere as “Lace,” is available to all her fans in a deluxe hardcover art book reprinting the entire run of the strip. Move over Rita Hayworth, sultry, sassy Miss Lace and her daily adventures are being given royal treatment with a host of extras including a detailed intro by noted Caniff historian R.C. Harvey. The “Burma” strips which presaged the introduction are also included, in their entirety, in this volume. Also including in this deluxe reprint of the strip is unused art, documentary materials, advertising art and more . more


Roy Rogers New Release/2011

Roy Rogers King of the Cowboys: The Collected Dailies and Sundays

Hardcover, 256 pages, color, Landscape
$ 49.99


Hermes Press adds yet another important title to its line-up of classic comic book and comic strip reprints with Roy Rogers: The Collected Daily and Sunday Newspaper Strips.

Now for the first time an in-depth collection surveying the greatest cowboy strip to grace newspapers:
Roy Rogers. See the adventures of Roy Rogers, Dale Evans, and Trigger in both black-and-white daily strips and twelve complete full color continuities of the Sundays. Highlighting this collection is the complete work of Silver Age master Alex Toth on the title. Other artists featured in this comprehensive survey of the Roy Rogers daily and Sunday strips are Mike Arens, Pete Alvardo, and Tom, Chuck, and Bob McKimson. more


Creators of Super Heroes New Release/2010

Creators of Superheroes

Paperback, 320 pages, color
$ 39.99


The ultimate book about the creators of comic books! Professor Thomas Andrae, noted comics historian and author, co-writer with Bob Kane of Batman and Me, presents interviews with and commentary about the artists and creators of the comic book medium. more


John Buscema New Release/2010

John Buscema: Michelangelo of Comics

Paperback, 176 pages, black and white, 9" x 12"
$ 39.99

Deluxe Hardcover, 208 pages, specially prepared plate, with original artwork by John Buscema inked, signed, and numbered in an edition of 300 by Joe Sinnott
$ 60.00


Now for the first time a comprehensive art book about one of the greatest comic artists, commonly referred to by his peers as “The Michelangelo of Comics,” John Buscema. This exhaustive look at Buscema’s career and art covers every aspect of this legend’s work and is generously illustrated with over 200 examples of the master’s original art. Over five years in preparation, comics historian Brian Peck interviewed everyone of note who ever worked with Buscema and paints a complete picture of one of the comics most outstanding artists. more


Land of the Giants New Release/2010

Land of the Giants

Hardcover, 208 pages, 7.5" x 10" x .75", full color
$ 49.99


After successfully releasing the first volume of the complete reissue of the classic Gold Key comics’ television tie-in of Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea and the complete The Time Tunnel, Hermes Press Proudly announces the release of the complete re-issue of Land of the Giants. more


Dark Shadows: Volume One New Release/2010

Dark Shadows: Volume One

Hardcover, 208 pages, 7.5" x 10" x .75", full color
Reprints Issues #1-#7 of the Gold Key Comics series Dark Shadows; Art by Joe Certa;Stories by Donald Arneson and Arnold Drake
$ 49.99


Hermes Press proudly announces the complete reprint of Gold Key Comics’ television tie-in of the legendary supernatural suspense series Dark Shadows in a series of five hardcover volumes. The forerunner to today’s immensely popular vampire-themed television programs and theatrical films, Dark Shadows still garners serious attention as one of the most memorable TV shows of the last forty years. As anticipation builds after director Tim Burton’s announcement at Comic-Con International 2009 that his next project would be a big-screen remake of Dark Shadows — starring Johnny Depp in the role of reluctant vampire Barnabas Collins — the time seems perfect to reprint the full run of 35 Gold Key comic books based on the show, first published from 1968 to 1976. more

Also see:


Dark Shadows: Volume Two
Dark Shadows: Volume Three
Dark Shadows: Volume Four
Dark Shadows: Volume Five
Dark Shadows Digest
Dark Shadows: Best of the Original Series

Filmed in Supermarionation: A History of the Future New Release/2010

Filmed in Supermarionation: A History of the Future

Paperback, 208 pages, 9" x 11.5", all color
$ 39.99


For the first time, a complete history of the Gerry and Sylvia Anderson television productions which pioneered science-fiction special effects. more




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