Modesty Blaise

Death in Slow Motion, the Alternative Man, Sweet Caroline (The Comic Strip Series) by Peter O"Donnell

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SeriesModesty Blaise (19)
ContributionsCatherine Yronwode (Editor), Neville Colvin (Illustrator)
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8319384M
ISBN 100912277300
ISBN 109780912277301

History. This was the first novel to feature the character of Modesty Blaise and her right-hand-man, Willie Garvin, and the series of books (all written by O'Donnell) ran concurrently with the comic strip until (the comic strip ran until ). Technically, this is a novelisation of a screenplay O'Donnell wrote based upon the character, although it predated the film release by a year. Nov 28,  · And now Peter O'Donnell's Modesty Blaise strip cartoons re-emerge in an ever more opulently presented Titan collection, graced — the word is . Jul 15,  · I read all the entertaining Modesty Blaise books back in the 60's and early 70's. I even saw the crappy movie they made out of the first novel; they turned it into an unfunny cartoon. My major problem with the books was the author's refusal to place Miss Blaise in ropes, gags and serious peril. Thank you for remedying that. Modesty Blaise is a British comic strip featuring a fictional character of the same name, created by Peter O'Donnell (writer) and Jim Holdaway (art) in The strip follows the adventures of Modesty Blaise, an exceptional young woman with many talents and a criminal past, and her trusty.

Modesty Blaise is a literary and cultural icon. Created by author Peter O'Donnell in the s, first as a comic strip heroine and then more fully developed in a series of novels, she is often referred to as a 'female James Bond.'. Organized crime leader, assassin, private investigator, seductress, Modesty Blaise bore several titles during her comic strip debut by Peter O'Donnell in Plus Modesty, from novels to newspaper strips, full story outlines, 2, character descriptions, illustrations by Jim Holdaway, Enric Romero, John M Burns, Neville Colvin and Patrick Wright. Plus the original Souvenir Press book covers and the complete origin story, 'In the Beginning'. Modesty investigates an exclusive clinic that may be linked with blackmail, and discovers it is a Gabriel operation. Modesty Blaise Book One: The Gabriel Set-Up reprints the origin episode "In the Beginning," and the first three episodes, "La Machine," "The Long Lever," and "The Gabriel Set-Up.".

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Modesty Blaise 29 by Peter O'Donnell (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products! The final Modesty Blaise daily comic strip, # Unlike the printed version, the original art appears without the word balloons. The gist of the dialogue is that Modesty and Willie plan to unearth a treasure (the one left buried at the end of the book A Taste for Death) and anonymously donate it to the Salvation Army, and to take a break from adventuring. News You’ll be thrilled to know that the third Modesty Blaise album proper (not including A Beginner’s Guide which was a compilation) The Modesty Blaise is more than half completed. So there is .

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Modesty Blaise is a British comic strip featuring a fictional character of the same name, created by author Peter O’Donnell and illustrator Jim Holdaway in This comic strip follows the life of Modesty Blaise, who’s a remarkable young woman who’s very talented but has a criminal history.

Feb 11,  · The Modesty Blaise series was a great action series, featuring the title character and her assistant, Willie Garvin. Read more. 3 people found this helpful. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. Lucky Clucker. VINE VOICE.

out of 5 stars Fabulous kick off to the series. February 4, /5(45). I remember watching the Modesty Blaise film as a teenager back in the 60s, it was a rubbish.

The film was a badly done send up of the typical James Bond type spy Modesty Blaise book, this is probably why I never bothered to read the books.4/5. Dec 13,  · Modesty Modesty Blaise book The Murder Frame [Peter O'Donnell] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

As dangerous as she is desirable, Modesty Blaise, the cult creation of best-selling writer Peter O’Donnell/5(5). The novels and short stories by Peter O'Donnell. Not the newspaper strips, comics, or graphic novels.

There is some continuity between the books and they are best read in the order below. Modesty Blaise is a fictional character created by British novelist and comic strip writer Peter O’sciroccowinds.comy Blaise is a female action hero who has been featured in comic strips, novels, short story collections, graphic novels and three films.

Oct 01,  · Modesty Blaise started life as a cartoon strip, but O'Donnell then put his creation into novel form, and did a superb job in both formats. This is the first novel in the series, and introduces the setting and most of the main characters.5/5(4).

Modesty Blaise was something like Wonder Woman meets James Bond—but she was so much more, too. I read book after book, Caitlin Flanagan is a contributing writer at The Atlantic.

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The Final "Modesty Blaise" Comic Strip. books. Modesty is diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor, and decides to sacrifice herself to save a train full of innocents from a group of rebels. It's great to see tht Peter O'Donnell's Modesty Blaise series is being re-issued. I had to purchase my copy off of e-bay a few years ago, but new or used, this book is worth the read.

It's an origin story that tells how Modesty Blaise, the former head of a crime organization, now retired, is approached by British Intel/5(6).

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Borrow. Read. Publishing History This is a chart to show the publishing history of editions of works about this subject. Along the X axis is time, and on the y axis is the count of. Mar 01,  · Peter O’Donnell wrote in many media, but achieved international success when he created Modesty Blaise, which was first published in There has even been a film and a TV version of the character, as well as a series of bestselling novels.

Enric Badia Romero has worked for AD and was the long-term artist on Yet another book penned by Peter O’ Donnell is “Sabre Tooth”, published in ; his second novel to feature Modesty Blaise. In this novel, Modesty and Willie are hired by Sir Gerald Tarrant again, this time to investigate the disappearances of many mercenaries.

The Modesty Blaise book series by Peter O'Donnell includes books Modesty Blaise, Sabre-Tooth, I, Lucifer, and several more. See the complete Modesty Blaise series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles.

Jul 16,  · In her first adventure for British Intelligence Modesty Blaise with her loyal lieutenant, Willie Garvin, must foil a multi-million pound diamond heist. They travel from London to the South of France, across the Mediterranean to Cairo before battling, against impossible odds. May 17,  · British writer Peter O’Donnell created the Modesty Blaise comic strip inin part out of a desire to see a female hero who is just as capable as any of the male heroes that led most popular.

Modesty Blaise Children of Lucifer. By: Peter O’Donnell, Enric Badia Romero Binding: Paperback Released: 28 March Series: Modesty Blaise; Modesty and Willie fight to save a young woman from kidnapping and death, against terrible odds and without any hope.

Modesty Blaise (Monica Vitti), a secret agent whose hair color, hair style, and mod clothing change at a snap of her fingers, is being used by the British government as a. Modesty Blaise (Pulp série) by Peter O'Donnel and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at May 16,  · 50th Anniversary of Modesty Blaise.

I agree You can change your mind at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link in the footer of any email you receive from us, or by contacting us at [email protected] Mar 04,  · When I first saw book there, I thought that would be all it would contain.

However, there is an introduction from Lawrence Blackmoor, who wrote the even more limited edition book ‘The Modesty Blaise Companion’, and histories of these artists and writer. Modesty Blaise started off as a s strip cartoon, though was later developed into novels and three films.

Modesty Blaise is a wealthy, very curvaceous young woman of a mysterious background who, although at times a criminal, also works sometimes for the British Secret Service under instructions from Sir Gerald Tarrant. Jun 05,  · Book Description. Modesty Blaise and Willie Garvin must foil a multi million pound diamond heist.

Synopsis. Modesty Blaise and Willie Garvin must foil a multi million pound diamond heist. About the Author. Peter O'Donnell created Modesty Blaise as a strip cartoon that was syndicated in more than 42 countries/5(31). Nov 20,  · Buy Modesty Blaise by (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store.

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May 11,  · I had seen the original Modesty Blaise movie and, as I said before, considered it a travesty. Also in the ‘80s, I saw the pilot for what would have been a pretty bad TV show based on her and Willie. So all in all, I regarded her as a “book” character.

Figure 2 – Modesty Blaise Book 1Author: Steve Fahnestalk. Mar 28,  · Peter O'Donnell wrote in many media, but achieved international success when he created Modesty Blaise, which was first published in There has even been a film and a TV version of the character, as well as a series of bestselling novels/5(26).

Sep 04,  · I came across the first novel ‘Modesty Blaise” in my early twenties and have read some of the novels. And I loved them all. Now, I am purchasing some of the most fascinating titles such as ‘A Taste of Death’, ‘Sabre-Tooth’, the first book ‘Modesty Blaise” because I want to.

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The spine remains undamaged. Modesty blaise (modesty blaise series) Peter O'donnell. Published by souvenir press ltd. Limited edition of just copies worldwide. Take a peek inside!The Modesty Blaise Companion Expanded Edition Click for larger image The first edition published in sold out very quickly and now sells at high premiums on the secondary market.

Fans have been clamouring for this updated edition which is now here, in a very limited special soft cover edition. A new introduction and.Modesty Blaise has members. This is a group for fans of Modesty Blaise, the fictional character created by Peter O'Donnell.

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