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Luba in America


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Catawiki number: 157629
Category: Comic Books
Title: Luba in America
Series / hero: Love and Rockets
Collection / set: The Complete Love and Rockets Collection
Issue Number: 18
Addition to number:  
Artist: Hernandez, Gilbert
Writer / scripter: Hernandez, Gilbert
Publisher: Fantagraphics Books
Release Year: 2002
Cover Type: Soft cover
Print Run: First edition
Colouring: Not coloured
ISBN: 1-56097-467-2
Number produced:  
Number of Pages:  
Dimensions: ? x ? cm
Type: Collection, ComicIcon-information
Language / dialect: English
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Love and Rockets Book 19: Luba in America, Luba in America spotlights Gilbert Hernandez's most beloved Love & Rockets character. Luba, of course, was the central figure of Hernandez's Palomar, the south-of-the-border town that Gilbert documented for 15 years in the original Love & Rockets series (1981-1996). In this collection, however, we find Luba has moved to America, starting an entirely fresh new chapter in her life. The book begins with Luba traveling to the big city, supposedly having left Palomar to pave the way for her husband to join her in America. Readers quickly discover, however, that she has a direr mission. Luba fears that her political history has left a threat to her family from the old country, and she believes that the only way to end this threat lies in America. The resulting action is an awesome blend of political intrigue, sexuality, and Gilbert's characteristically human portrayal of his characters, most notably his
Submission date: 07-12-2008 10:44:05
Submitted by: alkyoto
Last updated on: 21-01-2016 12:39:27
Last updated by: Tistjen-Dop
Catawiki Catalogue value
Mint: € 20.00
Fine: € 15.00
Good: € 10.00
Fair: € 5.00
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Story title: Book 19
Story number:
Series / hero: Love and Rockets
Artist: Hernandez, Gilbert
Writer / scripter: Hernandez, Gilbert
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