The Bill Everett Archives Vol 1 eBook Ì Bill Everett

The 1939 creation of the Sub Mariner for the first issue of Marvel Comics assures Bill Everett a place in history Co creating Daredevil the Man Without Fear for Marvel Comics in 1964 gave Everett a link to one of the most popular superheroes of the past 50 years And producing over 400 additional pages of superhero related work in the very early days of the Golden Age of Comics 1938 42 makes Bill Everett a legendThis book collects over 200 pages of this never before reprinted work from titles such as Amazing Mystery Funnies 1938 Amazing Man Comics 1939 Target Comics 1940 Heroic Comics 1940 and Blue Bolt Comics 1940 These titles feature an endless array of great vintage Everett characters such as Amazing Man Hydroman Skyrocket Steele Sub Zero The Chameleon and many all produced by Everett’s shop Funnies Inc for such clients as Centaur Novelty Press and Eastern Color and all displaying Everett’s brilliant cartooning and energetic storytellingEdited and compiled by best selling author and comic book historian Blake Bell Strange and Stranger The World of Steve Ditko Amazing Mysteries The Bill Everett Archives is a stunning companion to Bell’s 2010 critically acclaimed Everett biography and art book Fire and Water Bill Everett The Sub Mariner and the Birth of Marvel Comics This volume follows the format of Bell’s Steve Ditko Archives series never before reprinted beautifully restored full color stories from one of comic books’ greatest visionaries and most accomplished artists Also includes an introduction by Bell that delves even deeper into Everett’s life fiery personality and the history of the era The resultant package enhances Everett’s place in history as one of the first and best comic book creators of all time

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