Saturday, March 2, 2013

Korak Son of Tarzan #2 - Russ Manning art

Korak Son of Tarzan v1 #2, 1964 - Coming to the aid of shipwrecked passengers, Korak must fend off a gang of river pirates. Russ Manning's clean, crisp drawings add clarity to the storytelling. The rising squall and subsequent abandonment of a yacht (pages 3-4) are among the best scenes. Careful pacing and deft page layouts display Manning's skill and experience. In the second tale, Korak rescues an African water buffalo and ends up befriending him. This is number 2 of 12 Korak issues with Manning art and/or covers. See today's posts or more Manning or Korak Son of Tarzan issues. See also this blog's Manning checklist.
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"Panic on the Beach" Manning story pencils and inks 18 pages = ***
"The Fury of Go-Zan" Manning story pencils and inks 9 pages = ***
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Korak Son of Tarzan v1 #2 gold key silver age 1960s comic book page art by Russ Manning
Russ Manning
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More Manning posts:
Sea Hunt #4
Korak #11
Magnus #8

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