Thursday, December 27, 2018

Aquaman Omnibus, The Flash, Before Watchmen, The Conan Reader, Carl Barks, Phantom, The Shadow, Jim Silke, Spider-Man and more!


Here's a first Aquaman Omnibus, The Flash Silver Age Omnibus is back in print, and my favorite omnibus this week has to be Before Watchmen. The Conan Reader is excellent, The British Superhero is a surprisingly gripping new reference book, The Unavailable Carl Barks offers never-before-collected stories, beautifully cleaned up and re-colored.

Plus a new Phantom Sundays, The Shadow, Jim Silke on sale, Wonder Woman Golden Age, and Spider-Man Masterworks. And two new graphic novels, Highest House and Mattéo, by the amazing Jean-Pierre Gibrat. Happy Holidays!

Comic Book Archives  |  Wonder Woman & The Justice League  |  Pulps, Reference and The Phantom
Jim Silke-signed and now on sale  |  Graphic Novels  |  The Spirit
Bargain Books  |  Mature Readers  |  News & Notes  |  Website Index

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Collects Aquaman #0-25, 23.1, & 23.2, Justice League #15-17, 2011-13. Recommended. Art by Ivan Reis. Arthur Curry is a man of two worlds. Six years ago he was a surface dweller, raised as the son of a lighthouse keeper. Then tragedy struck. Destiny was revealed. And young Arthur Curry claimed his birthright: the Throne of Atlantis and his place alongside the beautiful princess Mera. But his reign was brief. When darkness threatened the surface world, he rose to meet it. He joined the Justice League, leaving the rule of his kingdom behind. But even underwater, the past will not stay buried. DC Entertainment president & chief creative officer Geoff Johns re-teams with Green Lantern collaborator Ivan Reis in this oversize omnibus collection featuring Johns' critically acclaimed run. DC, 2018...More.

Item Code: AQUGH
Hard Cover - No Dustjacket, 7x11, 728pg, Full Color
$75.00 $65.00

Highly Recommended. By Brian Azzarello, Darwyn Cooke, Len Wein et al. Art by Joe Kubert, Amanda Conner, Adam Hughes et al. Dive deeper into the world of Watchmen by following the famous characters around in their own solo stories. Witness Rorschach's story to see how one of the most dangerous vigilantes in the comics world started down his dark path. Find out how the Vietnam War and the Kennedy assassination revolve around the Comedian. Take an introspective look at Silk Spectre as she struggles with her overbearing superhero mother and her scattered path toward taking the mantle of the Silk Spectre. DC, 2018...More.

Item Code: BEFWOH
Hard Cover - No Dustjacket, 7x11, 1064pg, Full Color
$125.00 $105.00

We have one copy of the first printing of The Watchman [RB540. $50]. Very fine, just slightly scuffed. We also have just two copies of of the much abbreviated softcover, Before Watchmen [BEFWH. $29.99, your price $24.99]. This collects Minutemen #1-6 and Silver Spectre #1-4, 2012-13.

THE INVINCIBLE IRON MAN Bob Layton Artist Select Deluxe Signed
Signed & numbered & limited from 999 copies! Foil-stamped slipcase. Recommended. By David Michelinie. Art by Bob Layton. Bob Layton's two long runs on The Invincible Iron Man, alongside writer/co-plotter David Michelinie and an array of peerless pencillers, remains the series' high-water mark. Now the best are curated by Bob himself, here in deluxe, oversized fashion! Including one amazing one with Layton inks on Barry Winsor-Smith's pencils. 400 pages of Iron Man classics with Ant Man, the Hulk, Captain America, Spider-Man, two two-part Doctor Doom tales, and more! New interview with Layton! IDW, 2018...More.

Item Code: IIMASD
Hard Cover, 9x13, 388pg, Partial Color

An anthology of the best Conan stories, 2004-2014. Highly Recommended. By Kurt Busiek, P. Craig Russell et al. Art by P. Craig Russell, Ariel Olivetti et al. A vast hoard for the taking, collecting Conan one-shots, short stories, and miniseries from the finest creators in all of graphic fiction, including Kurt Busiek, P. Craig Russell, Fred Van Lente, Kelley Jones, Ariel Olivetti, Tim Truman, John Severin, Bruce Timm, Dave Stewart, and many, many more. Nearly 700 pages of clashing swords, malefic wizardry, and forgotten kingdoms! Collects Conan and the Jewels of Gwahlur, Conan: Book of Thoth, Conan and the People of the Black Circle, Conan and the Songs of the Dead, Conan: The Blood-Stained Crown and Other Stories, and Conan: The Daughters of Midora and Other Stories. Dark Horse, 2018...More.

Item Code: CONRE
Soft Cover, 6x10, 686pg, Full Color
$29.99 $26.99

Collects Wonder Woman/Conan #1-6. 2017. Our Highest Recommendation. By Gail Simone. Art by Aaron Lopresti, Matt Ryan, Wendy Broome et al. Dark and malicious magic by two scheming goddesses has driven Wonder Woman and Conan together, stripping Diana of her memories and chaining her destiny to this dark-haired and dangerous stranger. Slavers and gladiators, pirates and predators, an army of witches poised to conquer the world on wings of wickedness; these are the foes the Amazon and the Cimmerian must join together to defeat. First a young Diana meets a young warrior lad, then she's a captive rescued by Conan, and on through leaps through time and space. DC, 2018...More.

Item Code: WWCONH
Hard Cover, 7x10, 160pg, Full Color
$24.99 $21.99

You know, I liked the idea but was cautious about how they'd pull this off without making it a mess. Well, Gail Simone proved what a smart and capable writer she is, and this is a very, very fine story. It starts with Conan as a youth, who meets a bright young girl from another tribe at an annual gathering. A tribe of only women. Flash forward to an adult Conan, who's suddently trying to help out a noble and ferocious fighter in the slave arena...who has no memory of who she is. Is this his childhood friend? Or is it our own Wonder Woman, who's been mysteriously transported into the Hyborean Age? Check it out, it's an outstanding, stand-alone novel I really, really enjoyed.

Amazing Spider-Man #203-212, 1963; Annual 14, 1980-81 By Dennis O'Neil, Marv Wolfman, David Michelinie et al. Art John Romita, Jr., Keith Pollard, Frank Miller, John Byrne et al. Peter Parker's always had the worst luck, but Spider-Man's a hit with the ladies in his latest round of adventures! The Black Cat is back, and her love-hate relationship with Spidey is heating up. Dazzler disco dances with our hero in an early appearance not to be missed. She's not the only mutant caught in Spidey's web; Mesmero is back, courtesy Dennis O'Neil. Then, an all-time Spider-Man great makes his series debut: John Romita Jr.! JRJR carries on the family tradition, creating some of the most iconic Spider-Man adventures of all time beginning right here. Also featuring a Stern 'n' Byrne one-shot, the first appearances of Madame Web and Hydro-Man and Frank Miller's classic Spider-Man/Doctor Strange team-up! Marvel, 2018...More.

Item Code: MAS20H
Hard Cover, 7x10, 264pg, Full Color
$75.00 $65.00

More Spidey on our website.

Highly Recommended. By Kim Weston. Ten stories, mostly unavailable since their original printings in comic books. The stories include three early Benny Burro stories, five Droopy stories, two Barney Bear and Benny Burro from 1945, Andy Panda from 1943, and a 24-page Porky (Pig) of the Mounties with Bugs Bunny, from 1944. All of the stories are sourced from high quality masters except for three for which there are no known surviving masters. Direct Sales Edition, 2016...More.

Item Code: UNAVA
Soft Cover, 8x11, 148pg, Full Color

See all Barks collections online.

FLASH The Silver Age Omnibus Volume 1
New Printing. Collects Showcase #4, 8, 13 & 14 and The Flash #105-132, 1956-62. Our Highest Recommendation. By Robert Kanigher and John Broome. Art by Carmine Infantino. It's no wonder this sold out its first printing! This massive title collects the entire run of the first years of The Flash--the character who single-handedly kicked off the Silver Age. Stories include his origin, the first appearances of his sidekick, Kid Flash, fellow detective The Elongated Man, and the return of the Golden Age Flash. And so many great villains. Beginning with the ultra-rare Showcase #4 in 1958, this is killer, great artwork AND stories, that made The Flash a thinking fan's hero, before Stan Lee worked his own magic. The young Carmine Infantino is doing what he did best. he brought a flair and feeling of speed to the character that made him THE Flash artist. DC, 2018...More.

Item Code: FL01H
Hard Cover, 7x11, 864pg, Full Color
$99.99 $85.00

Looking for more Flash? See The Flash Silver Age Omnibus Volumes 2 and 3 online. Plus all the other DC Silver Age Omnibus collections: World's Finest, Supergirl, Teen Titans, Green Lantern, Doom Patrol, Adam Strange, and the Legion of Super-Heroes.


Wonder Woman & The Justice League

WONDER WOMAN Diana Prince Celebrating The 50th Anniversary Omnibus
Collects Wonder Woman #178-204, Lois Lane #93, Brave and the Bold #87, 105, 1968-73. Highly Recommended. By Dennis O'Neil, Robert Kanigher et al. Art by Mike Sekowsky & Dick Giordano et al. In these dynamic "new look" stories from the late 1960s, Wonder Woman leaves her super-powers behind to become an ultra-mod, globetrotting secret agent. With a new costume and a new attitude, Diana Prince fights crime like never before! These adventures have remained uncollected for years until this oversize omnibus edition! Includes several fine highly collectible covers by Jeff Jones and one by Neal Adams. Giordano is ideal inking Sekowsky's pencils, making these throwback stories a lot of fun, also known as WW's "white" era for her new white costume. DC, 2018...More.

Item Code: WWDIAH
Hard Cover, 7x11, 736pg, Full Color
$99.99 $85.00

JUSTICE LEAGUE The World's Greatest Super-Heroes By Alex Ross and Paul Dini
Our Highest Recommendation. Between 1998 and 2003, Paul Dini joined forces with the incomparable Alex Ross, to create six oversize tabloid editions. And boy, are these beautiful. This is Ross at his finest, with characters that seem so real you could meet them. And of course Dini creates realistic scenarios in today's world. There's nothing like this in comics. This is pure class. Collects Superman: Peace on Earth, Batman: War on Crime, Shazam!: Power of Hope, Wonder Woman: Spirit of Truth, JLA: Secret Origins and JLA: Liberty and Justice. DC, 2018...More.

Item Code: JLWOR
Soft Cover, 8x11, 400pg, Full Color
$29.99 $26.99

More JLA collections are on the website.

Collects Sensation Comics #15-24, Wonder Woman #4-7 and Comic Cavalcade #2-5, all from 1943. Highly Recommended. By William Moulton Marston. Art by Harry G. Peter. The earliest stories of the Amazon Warrior are collected here in Wonder Woman: The Golden Age Vol. 2, featuring the adventures of Wonder Woman as she tackles corruption, oppression and cruelty in the early days of World War II. DC, 2018...More.

Item Code: WWGA02
Soft Cover, 7x10, 392pg, Full Color
$29.99 $26.99

Collects All Star #8, Comic Cavalcade #1, Sensation #1-14 and Wonder Woman #1-3, 1941-42. Highly Recommended. By William Mouton Marston. Art by Harry G. Peter. Never before at such a low price: Almost the entire first year of Wonder Woman: her first appearance in All Star #8, her first adventures beginning In Sensation Comics #1-14, her first three issues of her own title, and even her appearance in Comic Cavalcade #1. Wow, this is just a fascinating and fun collection--the young heroine travels from Paradise Island to Man's World, where she battles criminals and supervillains like Cheetah and her first nemesis, the Baroness Von Gunther. Her magic bracelets and lasso of truth stop injustice, but usually not before she is tied up--Marston's trademark. DC, 2017...More.

Item Code: WWGA01
Soft Cover, 7x10, 392pg, Full Color

There are now three Wonder Women Golden Age Omnibus collections, as well as the first softcover in this series. See all of our Wonder Woman collections.

See our website for all the other Golden Age Omnibus collections: Batman, Superman, and the first Green Arrow.


Pulps, Reference and The Phantom

Highly Recommended. By Chris Murray. A professor of comic studies in Scotland, Chris Murray reveals the largely unknown and rather surprising history of the British superhero. The superhero genre is a blend of several influences, and in British comics these influences were quite different from those in America. He identifies the origins of the superhero and supervillain in 19th century penny dreadfuls and boys' weeklies and in science fiction of the 1920s and 1930s. Read about the emergence of British superheroes in the 1940s, and the advent of “fake” American comics when imports were stopped during WWII, as they also did in Canada in the WECA era. Then there's the reformatting of reprinted material, including quite amazingly, the very first appearances of Superman, reformatted with its own Brit cover art! University of Mississippi Press, 2017...More.

Item Code: BRITSU
Soft Cover, 6x9, 304pg, Text/b&w

For more comics history and reference, see that section on our website.

Green Eyes and Gray Fist. Recommended. By Walter B. Gibson. Art by Tom Lovell. The Shadow combats Chinatown crime in two of Walter B. Gibson's greatest action thrillers! First, the Master of Darkness journeys to San Francisco's Chinatown to combat the expanding power of “Green Eyes” and his Wu-Fan secret society! Then, a police informant's corpse is deposited in The Shadow's secret sanctum as a deadly warning from the criminal mastermind known only as “Gray Fist.” This instant collector's item showcases both classic color pulp covers by George Rozen and the original interior illustrations by Tom Lovell, with historical commentary by Will Murray and Anthony Tollin. Sanctum, 2018...More.

Item Code: SHT137
Soft Cover, 7X10, 128pg, Text/b&w

All available Shadow pulp reprints are on our website.

THE PHANTOM The Complete Sundays Volume 5
1953-56. Recommended. By Lee Falk. Art by Wilson McCoy. The long anticipated fifth volume of the reprint of the entire run of Lee Falk's full color Phantom Sundays, with art by Wilson McCoy continues! Fans of The Ghost Who Walks have waited for years to have a complete series of full size hardcover volumes featuring the complete Phantom Sundays and this is the fifth book in the series. As with Hermes Press' complete reprint of The Phantom dailies, this book contains every strip digitally reconstructed to perfection. Presented in Volume Five of the Complete Sundays are eleven storylines. In addition to the strips this volume contains documentary materials and a detailed essay. Don't miss it! Hermes, 2018...More.

Item Code: PHS05H
Hard Cover, 13x9, 192pg, Full Color
$65.00 $57.50

Missing any Phantom Sundays or Dailies? Sundays Volume 1 and 3 are currently out of print and sold out, but we do have Volumes 2 and 4. See all available volumes on our website. Just last week the latest Dailies collection came in, along with the Complete Don Newton, which I highly recommend. Don't miss out: Dailies Vol 2-6 and 9 are all sold out. We have Vol 1, 7, 8, and 10-15 in stock now.


Jim Silke-signed and now on sale

Closeout Price! Signed bookplate! By Jim Silke. Jim Silke illuminates the previously unpublished gems of his private studio collection. Each image is meticulously reproduced from the original artwork, and designed to provide the experience of leafing through the private portfolio of this modern master of the art of the pinup. Flesk, 2012. Mature Readers...More.

Item Code: JISS01
Soft Cover, 9x12, 64pg, Full Color
$19.95 $9.95

Bargain Priced & Entirely New! Highly Recommended. By Jim Silke. Introduction by Nathalie Rattner. With more than 100 artists from the United States, Europe, Australia, Japan, and China, a new unrivaled look at every different direction pin-up art design has taken since the heady days of Bettie Page. More than 200 images from the best practitioners betray the influences of the greats, such as Gil Elvgren and Olivia De Berardinis, but also show new trends, including a revival in 1980s-influenced line work in the vein of Patrick Nagel, and of biomech-influenced approaches. Every image is accompanied by a caption detailing the artist, name of work, and major influences! Chartwell Books, 2018. Mature Readers...More.

Item Code: PINPASH
Hard Cover - No Dustjacket, 9x11, 176pg, Full Color

See more by Silke on our website, including work on The Rocketeer and his very special introduction to Dave Stevens' Just Teasing.


Graphic Novels

Portfolio-sized deluxe hardcover with ornate gold-embossed cover. Recommended. By Julien Blonde. Art by Didier Poli. First published in France in 2013, this takes us to the ancient island of Melniboné, which has been ruled by Elric, the albino emperor, for millennia. Reliant on magic and herbs for his strength and prolonged life, Elric's grip on Melniboné is crumbling, as his people slide into decadence. Now his envious cousin Yyrkoon, Prince of Melniboné, plots to overthrow him and claim the Ruby Throne for himself! Includes additional artwork and a new interview with Michael Moorcock. Titan, 2018...More.

Item Code: MMELRH
Hard Cover - No Dustjacket, 10x15, 56pg, Full Color
$29.99 $26.99

More by Moorcock is on our website, catch up now.

From the creator of The Reprieve & Flight of the Raven. Recommended. Jean-Pierre Gibrat. A beautifully drawn and deeply emotional graphic novel, following the singular story of a young man caught up in World War I. In a small town at the foot of the Pyrenees on the French Mediterranean, lifelong friends are called to arms, except for Mattéo, who, as the son of Spanish refugees, is exempt from service. Yet when his fellow villagers--including Juliet, the woman he loves--express disdain for his pacifism, he finally capitulates and joins embark on an epic adventure that will have a resounding impact on all their lives. IDW, 2018...More.

Item Code: MATTBH
Hard Cover - No Dustjacket, 8x11, 64pg, Full Color

See the other books by Jean-Pierre Gibrat, both of which get my highest recommendation, and all of our recommended French graphic novels, online.

Recommended. By Mike Carrey and Peter Gross. Through a subtle alternate history, The Highest House takes us to a fictional Balkanesque country of the 16th century. Mike Carrey and Peter Gross (Lucifer, The Unwritten) draw from this context a captivating fantasy narrative that reflects on the human soul, the corrupting power of slavery, and the inequalities of class, all from the different perspectives of the House's many inhabitants and our mysteriously gifted young slave, Moth. A multifaceted fantasy sure to stay with readers long after the final page has turned. IDW, 2108...More.

Item Code: HIGHO
Soft Cover, 8x11, 188pg, Full Color
$24.99 $21.99


The Spirit

Recommended. By Francesco Francavilla. "...a delight to read, and the art blows my mind as always." -Major Spoilers. "...more than a tribute to Eisner's talents and legacy, it's a continuation." -Slackjaw Punks. Unexpected disappearances and deaths hit Central City--with no apparent connection between the victims. The police just file them as runaways or natural deaths. But when someone close to Ebony disappears, The Spirit is on the case. Set in the 1940s pulpish world of the original Spirit stories, complete with Dolan and a beauitiful and capable new supporting character, P.I. Lisa Marlowe. Dynamite, 2018...More.

Item Code: WESPCH
Hard Cover - No Dustjacket, 7x10, 128pg, Full Color
$19.99 $17.99

These two deluxe editions are not yet in stock, but we expect them momentarily:

WILL EISNER'S THE SPIRIT The Corpse-Makers Signed
Signed & limited by Francavilla. By Francesco Francavilla. A series of unexpected disappearances and deaths hit Central City. Initially, these cases seem completely unrelated; no apparent connection between the victims makes it easy for the police to just file them as runaways or natural deaths. But when someone close to Ebony White disappears, The Spirit is on the case! The iconic masked crimefighter created by legendary comic book creator Will Eisner returns in an all-new tale by Francesco Francavilla... Eisner Award winner, master of crime noir, and worthy successor to The Spirit's legacy! Dynamite, 2018. Due Jan. ...More.

Item Code: WESPCHS
Hard Cover - No Dustjacket, 7x10, 120pg, Full Color

WILL EISNER'S THE SPIRIT The Corpse-Makers Remarqued
Signed, limited & remarqued by Francavilla. By Francesco Francavilla. A series of unexpected disappearances and deaths hit Central City. Initially, these cases seem completely unrelated; no apparent connection between the victims makes it easy for the police to just file them as runaways or natural deaths. But when someone close to Ebony White disappears, The Spirit is on the case! The iconic masked crimefighter created by legendary comic book creator Will Eisner returns in an all-new tale by Francesco Francavilla... Eisner Award winner, master of crime noir, and worthy successor to The Spirit's legacy! Dynamite, 2018. Due Jan. ...More.

Item Code: WESPCHD
Hard Cover - No Dustjacket, 7x10, 120pg, Full Color

Collects #1-12 from Dynamite. Recommended. All-new, with covers by Eric Powell and variant covers by Alex Ross, Paul Pope, John Cassaday and others. The headlines scream "Who Killed The Spirit?" Commissioner Dolan, Ellen, and former sidekicks Ebony and Sammy attempt to discover why The Spirit has been missing and presumed dead for the past two years. Has the famous blue-masked hero finally fallen victim to one of the malicious felons or beautiful femmes fatales from his lengthy rogues' gallery of enemies? Dynamite, 2016...More.

Item Code: WES01H
Hard Cover - No Dustjacket, 7x10, 328pg, Full Color

WILL EISNER'S THE SPIRIT Artist's Edition Volume 2
Our Highest Recommendation. By Will Eisner. Volume two contains stories from the same glorious post-war period of 1946-1950, with Feiffer, Grandenetti and others on hand, along with some of the very best from Eisner's earlier solo run. It just doesn't get any better than this! IDW, 2015...More.

Item Code: WETS02H
Hard Cover - No Dustjacket, 15x22, 144pg, Full Color

THE SPIRIT CASEBOOK Volume 2 All About P'Gell
#3 of 400 copies with tipped in bookplate signed by Eisner. Edited by Catherine Garnier. "All About P'Gell" is a great collection of classic Spirit adventures centered around classic femme fatale P'Gell. There are 17 classic stories, reprinted in black and white. Contains the complete stories "The Portier Fortune", "Saree", "The School For Girls", "Saree Falls In Love", "Il Fuce's Locket", "Black Gold (The Lands of Ben Adim)", "Competition", "Money", "Assignment Paris (The Spanish Jewels)", "Teachers Pet", "The Seventh Husband", "A Ticket Home", "The Loot Of Robinson Crusoe (The Island Of Pearls)", "Staple Springs", "L'Spirit", "The Incident of the Sitting Duck", and "The Capistrano Jewels". P'Gell's first appearance is not included since it was reprinted in the previous "Spirit Casebook". Kitchen Sink Press, 1998. Out of Print.. As New. This copy is in excellent shape and is as new....More.

Item Code: RB113
Hard Cover - No Dustjacket, 8x11, 159 pg, b&w
$250.00 $150.00

We also have a second copy, [RB331]. Both are signed by Will Eisner. They are as-new file copies that I put away many years ago when I bought out a great deal of Kitchen Sink's inventory, in the late 1990s. We also have just one copy left of this in the trade edition, slightly hurt [AAPG02. $25].

See more by Will Eisner, and more of The Spirit, on our website.


Bargain Books

These books are generally very low in stock, as few as two or three copies--too few to list in our regular clearance sale. This may be your last chance at this special price. Don't miss out, act now.

BARBARELLA And The Wrath of The Minute-Eater [BARWH. $34.95 $19.95].


THE COMPLETE JAMES BOND Volume 3 Octopussy The Classic Comic Strip Collection 1966-69 [CIFJB03H. $39.95 $24.95].

CAPTAIN MIDNIGHT Archives Volume 2 [CMA02H. $49.99 $29.99].

1000 PIN-UP GIRLS [1000H. $20.00 $15.00].

THE FOURTH POWER [FOUPH. $39.95 $24.95].

GEORGE PEREZ Storyteller [GEPH. $29.99 $17.99].

INCREDIBLE HULK Epic Collection Volume 2 [IHE02. $39.99 $24.99].

DAN DUNN SECRET OPERATIVE 48 [LOA10H. $29.99 $19.99].

SANDMAN OVERTURE Hardcover [SAMOH. $24.99 $14.99].

You can see all of our discounted items on the website, under Closeouts at the end of each category (such as Artists and Illustration, Comics Related, etc). To get on our email list for Sales & Specials, click here.


Mature Readers

No new items this week, but you can click here to see the newest mature items that are going into January's clearance sale.

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Frank Frazetta Icon brochure: with any Frazetta purchase (there's a 2019 Frazetta calendar, too).

Mr. Monster versus Gorzilla: with any Mr. Monster/Michael Gilbert purchase.

The Eye #1 signed: with any Bill Schelly book, either his signed self-published books, all on sale, or his latest artist biographies.


Clearance Sale

We are preparing for our annual after-the-holidays Clearance Sale, but you can get the jump on these low-in-stock specials, as well as our latest new-on-sale items right now. Click here.

You can also see more newly discounted items in our latest $5 (37 items), $8 (18 items) and $13 (34 new items) sale. Click here for each price tier.

When I got my copy of Bob Foster's Christmas Cards book, Bob was kind enough to do a fun sketch in my copy that I wanted to share with you. This is the image at the top of this email.

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