The Crooked Man and Others

The Crooked Man and Others

By Mike Mignola; Richard Corben; Duncan Fegredo

Dark Horse Comics, Paperback, 9781595824776, 160pp.

Publication Date: June 22, 2010

Description
The Eisner Award-winning miniseries "The Crooked Man," by Mignola and Richard Corben, teams Hellboy with a wandering hillman in a devilish tale of Appalachian witchcraft. This volume also includes the rare "They Who Go Down to the Sea in Ships" by Mignola, Josh Dysart ("B.P.R.D.: 1947"), and Jason Shawn Alexander ("Abe Sapien: The Drowning"), never before available for purchase; Mignola and Duncan Fegredo's "The Mole," from "Free Comic Book Day 2008"; and Mignola's most recent solo outing, "In the Chapel of Moloch."
* Also includes a look into the artists' sketchbooks
* 2009 Eisner Award winner for Best Limited Series
"Richard Corben shows these youngsters how it's done... and it's so good, in its grotesquely beautiful way." -Comic Book Resources.


About the Author
Mike Mignola is best known as the award-winning creator/writer/artist of Hellboy. He was also a visual consultant to director Guillermo del Toro on both Hellboy and Hellboy II: The Golden Army films. He also coauthored (with Christopher Golden) two novels, Baltimore, or, The Steadfast Tin Soldier and the Vampire and Joe Golem and the Drowning City. Mignola lives in Southern California with his wife, daughter, and cat.

Corben was born in Missouri. Drawing and animating continued through school and art college in Kansas City and onward in the army and a stint working at a Kansas City film company. His career includes illustration, computer animation, and filmmaking.

Duncan Fegredo has illustrated a number of comic books for DC and Marvel. He is the acclaimed artist of Enigma.