Fantagraphics Books, Inc., including your first look at the final cover for the book! (Click on the image to your left to see a full-sized version.)
Event Alert! If you're in the New York City area in the first week of August, authors Blake Bell and
Dr. Michael J. Vassallo will provide a sneak peek of book at the Society Of Illustrators (located at 128 E 63rd St) on Wednesday, August 7, at 7pm.
Host Danny Fingeroth
will interview the authors about the making of the book. They will also
narrate a slide show presentation; the first opportunity to preview
what secrets lurk between its covers. There will be an audience Q&A,
followed by a book signing session for all three men. Come and learn why this
book will blow a hole in your perception of the origins of Marvel
Comics and to see a deluge of some never-before reprinted work from
creators like Jack Kirby, Stan Lee, Alex Schomburg, Bill Everett, Matt
Baker, Al Jaffee, Dave Berg, Dan DeCarlo, Stan Drake, Mort Walker, Hank
Ketcham, Frank R. Paul and so many more!