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Fables : 1001 nights of snowfall / written by Bill Willingham ; illustrated by Esao Andrews ... [and others].

By: Willingham, Bill.
Contributor(s): Andrews, Esao.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Vertigo: Publisher: New York : Vertigo/DC Comics, c2006Description: 140 p. : chiefly col. ill. ; 27 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 1401203671; 9781401203672; 1401203698; 9781401203696.Other title: 1001 nights of snowfall | One thousand and one nights of snowfall | Thousand and one nights of snowfall.Subject(s): Fictitious characters -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- FictionGenre/Form: Graphic novels.DDC classification: 741.5973 Summary: "Don't miss this stunning original hardcover collection written by FABLES creator Bill Willingham set in the early days of Fabletown, long before the FABLES series began! Featuring sequences illustrated by Charles Vess, Brian Bolland, John Bolton, Michael Wm. Kaluta, James Jean, Mark Buckingham, Jill Thompson and more, 1,001 NIGHTS OF SNOWFALL is both an entry point to the critically acclaimed series and an essential part of Willingham's enchanting and imaginative FABLES mythos. Traveling in Arabia as an Ambassador from the exiled FABLES community, Snow White is captured by the local sultan who wants to marry her (and then kill her). But the clever Snow attempts to charm the sultan instead by playing Scheherazade, telling him fantastic stories for a total of 1,001 nights. Running the gamut from horror to dark intrigue to mercurial coming-of-age, FABLES:1,001 NIGHTS OF SNOWFALL reveals the secret histories of familiar FABLES characters through a series of compelling and visually illustrative tales"--Publisher website.
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Item type Current location Collection Call number Copy number Status Date due Barcode Item holds
Book Book Madison Branch
Adult graphic novels
Adult graphic novels G WIL (Browse shelf) 1 Available 31562016145809
Book Book Main Branch
Adult graphic novels
Adult graphic novels FABLES G WIL (Browse shelf) 1 Available 31562015413000
Book Book Murphy Branch
Adult graphic novels
Adult graphic novels G WIL (Browse shelf) 1 Available 31562016365936
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"Don't miss this stunning original hardcover collection written by FABLES creator Bill Willingham set in the early days of Fabletown, long before the FABLES series began! Featuring sequences illustrated by Charles Vess, Brian Bolland, John Bolton, Michael Wm. Kaluta, James Jean, Mark Buckingham, Jill Thompson and more, 1,001 NIGHTS OF SNOWFALL is both an entry point to the critically acclaimed series and an essential part of Willingham's enchanting and imaginative FABLES mythos. Traveling in Arabia as an Ambassador from the exiled FABLES community, Snow White is captured by the local sultan who wants to marry her (and then kill her). But the clever Snow attempts to charm the sultan instead by playing Scheherazade, telling him fantastic stories for a total of 1,001 nights. Running the gamut from horror to dark intrigue to mercurial coming-of-age, FABLES:1,001 NIGHTS OF SNOWFALL reveals the secret histories of familiar FABLES characters through a series of compelling and visually illustrative tales"--Publisher website.

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