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Title:
Hellboy. The right hand of doom
Author:
Mignola, Michael.
Personal Author:
Edition:
Second edition.
Publication Information:
Milwaukie, OR : Dark Horse Comics, 2003.
Physical Description:
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
General Note:
"This volume collects stories from the Dark Horse comic books Dark Horse Presents #151, Dark Horse presents annual 1998, Dark Horse presents annual 1999, Gary Gianni's The MonsterMen, Abe Sapien: Drums of the dead, and Hellboy: Box full of evil #1 and #2"--T.p. verso.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781593070939
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

Mike Mignola's Hellboy is one of the most enduringly popular comic characters of recent times. As part of the B.P.R.D (Bureau for Paranormal Research and Defense), Hellboy and his comrades have investigated and combated some of the world's deadliest supernatural villains. Since the release of the Hellboy films (in 2004 and 2008), the character has achieved mainstream popularity along with the respect he was always given by the comic book community.


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Booklist Review

The second oversize collection of Mignola's infernal superhero consists entirely of the shorter stories that fill the gap in the unfolding big story started in the early Hellboys gathered in Hellboy, v.1 (2008) and resumed, a bit, in Strange Places (2006). It's pure Mignola, written and drawn, and it verifies his and editor Scott Allie's shared contention that horror is best suited to the short story, even when it is adulterated by Hellboy's wisecracks and exclamations of minor frustration while pummeling and being pummeled by supersize supernatural monsters. Try The Corpse and The Wolves of St. August for starters, then devour the rest of these terribly tasty concoctions.--Olson, Ray Copyright 2008 Booklist