Price: £295.00 / €339.25 / $442.50
*** PRINTERS PROOF - we have a very few remaining printers proof copies. Only 16 were produced and each is numbered from an edition of 16.
Artist: Jim Holdaway, Enric Romero, John M Burns, Neville Colvin, Patrick Wright
Author: Lawrence Blackmore (original works by Peter O'Donnell)
Publisher: Book Palace Books
Publication Date: 30 March 2006
Out of Print.
Pages: 436 pages
Size: 10" x 12" (254mm x 297mm)
Format: Hard Cover with Dust Jacket
Illustrations: Part Colour
ISBN: 0955159601 & 9780955159602
Many years in the making, everything you could possibly want to know about Peter O'Donnell's classic creation, Modesty Blaise, from novels to newspaper strips, with full story outlines, over 2,000 character descriptions, over 1800 illustrations by Jim Holdaway, Enric Romero, John M Burns, Neville Colvin and Patrick Wright, plus the original Souvenir Press book covers. Includes 'In the Beginning' origin story, the first ever newspaper strip story by Jim Holdaway, never before printed in the UK.
With the book comes a fabulous CD Rom containing The Modesty Blaise Companion Companion with comprehensive information for each strip story including artist, strip numbering, frame analysis, original Evening Standard publication dates, cast lists (over 2200 entries), location settings (over 1500 entries), plus much more.
An essential book for all Modesty Blaise admirers, sure to be a collectors treasure in years to come.
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