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The Resource 47 ronin : [the tale of the loyal retainers], writer, Mike Richardson; artist, Stan Sakai ; editorial consultant, Kazuo Koike ; color by Lovern Kindzierski ; lettering by Tom Orzechowski and Lois Buhalis

47 ronin : [the tale of the loyal retainers], writer, Mike Richardson; artist, Stan Sakai ; editorial consultant, Kazuo Koike ; color by Lovern Kindzierski ; lettering by Tom Orzechowski and Lois Buhalis

Label
47 ronin : [the tale of the loyal retainers]
Title
47 ronin
Title remainder
[the tale of the loyal retainers]
Statement of responsibility
writer, Mike Richardson; artist, Stan Sakai ; editorial consultant, Kazuo Koike ; color by Lovern Kindzierski ; lettering by Tom Orzechowski and Lois Buhalis
Title variation
  • Forty-seven ronin
  • Tale of the loyal retainers
Creator
Contributor
Artist
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Japan's enduring national legend comes to comics! This epic mission of loyal Japanese warriors to avenge their wronged master epitomizes the samurai code of honor, and 47 Ronin recounts the sweeping saga of duty and duress in all its violent grandeur. Opening with the tragic incident that sealed the fate of young Lord Asano, this graphic novel follows a dedicated group of Asano's vassals on their unwavering road to bloody vengeance
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Richardson, Mike
Dewey number
741.5/973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6727.R518
LC item number
F67 2014
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1936-
  • 1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sakai, Stan
  • Koike, Kazuo
  • Kindzierski, Lovern
  • Orzechowski, Tom
  • Buhalis, Lois
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Forty-seven Rōnin
  • Samurai
  • Outcasts
  • Revenge
  • Japan
Target audience
adolescent
Label
47 ronin : [the tale of the loyal retainers], writer, Mike Richardson; artist, Stan Sakai ; editorial consultant, Kazuo Koike ; color by Lovern Kindzierski ; lettering by Tom Orzechowski and Lois Buhalis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • This book collects issues one through five of 47 Ronin, originally published November 2012 through July 2013 by Dark Horse Comics
  • "To know this story is to know Japan"--p. opposite t.p. verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn860394929
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
151 pages
Isbn
9781595829542
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)860394929
Label
47 ronin : [the tale of the loyal retainers], writer, Mike Richardson; artist, Stan Sakai ; editorial consultant, Kazuo Koike ; color by Lovern Kindzierski ; lettering by Tom Orzechowski and Lois Buhalis
Publication
Note
  • This book collects issues one through five of 47 Ronin, originally published November 2012 through July 2013 by Dark Horse Comics
  • "To know this story is to know Japan"--p. opposite t.p. verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn860394929
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
151 pages
Isbn
9781595829542
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)860394929

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