Silver Age Classics

Kona - Monarch of Monster Isle

Mysterious Stories

Debuting in DELL’s Four Color Comics #1256 (February 1962) before his own self-titled series started a few months later with issue #2. KONA saves the lives of Dr. Henry Dodd, his daughter Mary and his grand children Mason and Lily after this group crashes their army surplus airship on the prehistoric Pacific island MONSTER ISLE that KONA calls home. Befriending them, KONA becomes their protector and saves them from many huge array of animals and monsters. Scripted and drawn by Sam Glanzman, who was best known for his Charlton Comics series about the mythological Greek demigod, Hercules. Featuring some superbly painted covers are by Victor Prezio, one of the most prolific and underrated pulp magazine and dime novel cover illustrators of the post WWII era.

Kona - Monarch of Monster Isle - Volume 1

Slipcase Edition

Slipcase Edition

Volume 1 Synopsis

This first volume features issues 1–4 from February/April to October/December 1962 of the Dell publication Of 'Kona - Monarch of Monster Isle'. Also includes the bonus issue of 'Reptilicus'from August 1961. Digitally enhanced and faithfully reproduced and housed in full colour slipcase.

October 2020

184 Pages

978-1-78636-636-8

£44.99 / $56.99

Please note: This product is not in stock but available to pre-order. This title is expected to arrive from our printers October 2020.

Bookshop Edition

Bookshop Edition

Volume 1 Synopsis

This first volume features issues 1–4 from February/April to October/December 1962 of the Dell publication Of 'Kona - Monarch of Monster Isle'. Also includes the bonus issue of 'Reptilicus'from August 1961. Digitally enhanced and faithfully reproduced.

October 2020

184 Pages

978-1-78636-635-1

£36.99 / $46.99

Please note: This product is not in stock but available to pre-order. This title is expected to arrive from our printers October 2020.

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