Hurricane Isle and Other Adventures: The Best of Captain Easy

Hurricane Isle and Other Adventures: The Best of Captain Easy

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Overview

In the wake of our Eisner Award–nominated Captain Easy Sunday adventure newspaper strip series, we are collecting the very best of the daily comic exploits of Easy and Tubbs.


Sate your wanderlust with a brick of slam-bang action, boisterous humor, dangerous villains, even more dangerous women, and the promised treasure in this collection of Roy Crane’s classic Captain Easy and Wash Tubbs. Following our Eisner Award–nominated series of Roy Crane’s Captain Easy Sunday strip collections, we have selected the very best of the indispensable daily comic strip adventures of Easy and Tubbs. Featuring Wash running a dinky railroad in a comic-opera version of Eastern Europe, the gripping narrative of Easy waging total war against The Phantom King, battles with pirates in the South Seas, and the harrowing story of Easy and Wash as prisoners on the infamous Devil’s Island. Roy Crane mixes imagination, romance, and thrills in a masterful storytelling style that entices you over the next mountain, across the next ocean, toward the next horizon—and always to the next thrill-packed adventure!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781606998090
Publisher: Fantagraphics Books
Publication date: 03/19/2015
Pages: 320
Product dimensions: 8.60(w) x 10.60(h) x 1.30(d)
Age Range: 16 Years

About the Author

Royston Campbell Crane (1901-1977), who signed his work Roy Crane, created the comic-strip characters Wash Tubbs, Captain Easy, and Buz Sawyer. His work continues to inspire cartoonists today.

Rick Norwood (b. 1942) is a comics historian, writer, mathematician, and professor. He wrote underground comics, founded the newspaper strip reprint publisher Manuscript Press in the 1970s, and is the editor of the magazine Comics Revue. He lives in Johnson City, Tennessee.

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