The Alter Ego Collection
Editor Roy Thomas' acclaimed magazine Alter Ego first took the worldby storm in the 1960s as the premier 'zine about comics. After abandoning it fora two-decade career as a major writer and editor for Marvel and DC Comics, Royresurrected it in 1999, and this trade paperback collects the first two issues,plus 30 pages of new material! Behind a new JLA Jam Cover by Joe Kubert, GeorgePerez, Dick Giordano, George Tuska, Nick Cardy, Ramona Fradon & Joe Giella,you'll find: Gil Kane, Julius Schartz & Gardner Fox on the creation of theSilver Age Atom! "The Stan Lee Roast" co-starring Sal Buscema, John Romita,Peter David, Chris Claremont, Jim Shooter, et al.! Michael T. Gilbert on WillEisner's 1966 Spirit story! Roy Thomas, Jerry Ordway & Mike Machlanon creating Infinity, Inc.! Interviews with Larry Lieber, Irwin Hasen & JackBurnley! Wonder Woman rarities, with art by H.G. Peter! How Marv Wolfman rescuedGolden Age art! Plus Robert Kanigher and Bill Schelly on comics fandom, FCA(Fawcett Collectors of America) with Marc Swayze, C.C. Beck, Mac Raboy &Richard Deane Taylor -- and Kane, Will Eisner, Carmine Infantino, MikeSekowsky, Murphy Anderson, Dick Dillin, plus all seven of our super-star coverartists!
Raleigh, N.C. : TwoMorrows Publishing, 2006.
v. : ill., ports. ; 28 cm.