West Plains, MO: Russ Cochran, Publisher, 1980. Hardcover. Thick quarto [32 cm] Brightly illustrated paper covered boards. The EC Comic device is printed on the front pastedowns. With the matching pictorial paper covered slipcase. The books are in near fine condition, with very subtle rubbing on the edges of the covers and spine. The slipcase is in very good condition, with mild rubbing and a small open tear in the paper near the head of the spine. Item #37522
Numbers 1-22. Notes and comments by Bill Spicer, John Benson, Mark Evanier and Doug Menville. From 1978 to 1996, Russ Cochran reprinted almost every EC comic in 66 hardbound volumes housed in 17 slipcases. Unlike the original comics, these were primarily done in black and white. The issues were reprinted, including house ads, letters pages, text stories, and editorial content. Covers for each issue were produced in full color on glossy paper. These volumes included annotations and commentary by numerous comics historians.