Lone Wolf and Cub Volume 1 (Paperback)

The Assassin's Road

By Kazuo Koike, Goseki Kojima, Goseki Kojima (Illustrator)

Dark Horse Manga, 9781569715024, 117pp.

Publication Date: September 26, 2000

Other Editions of This Title:
Prebound (9/1/2000)
Paperback (9/10/2002)

List Price: 9.95*
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Dark Horse Comics is proud to present one of the authentic landmarks in graphic fiction, "Lone Wolf and Cub, " to be published in its entirety for the first time in America. An epic samurai adventure of staggering proportions -- over 7000 pages -- "Lone Wolf and Cub" ("Kozure Okami" in Japan) is acknowledged worldwide for the brilliant writing of series creator Kazuo Koike and the groundbreaking cinematic visuals of the late Goseki Kojima, creating unforgettable imagery of stark beauty, kinetic fury, and visceral thematic power that influenced a generation of visual storytellers both in Japan and in the West. Don't miss this monumental monthly release, twenty-eight volumes, with each collection approximately 300 pages
This volume includes the following stories:
Son for Hire, Sword for Hire
A Father Knows His Child's Heart, as Only a Child Can Know His Father's
From North to South, From East to West
Baby Cart on the River Styx
Suio School Zanbato
Waiting for the Rains
Eight Gates of Deceit
Wings to the Birds, Fangs to the Beast
The Assassin's Road.