The Book Palace has just announced its next illustrators Special, The Modesty Blaise Artists, due for release in September.
Offering a “comprehensive cornucopia of all Modesty Blaise artists”, on offer is an exhaustive examination of all the artists that depicted Modesty Blaise in Peter O’Donnell’s long-running, internationally popular newspaper strip.
With features from Diego Cordoba and Norman Boyd, the creators to be featured include Jim Holdaway, Enric Romero (aka Enrique Badia Romero), John M Burns, Patrick Wright, Neville Colvin, Dick Giordano, plus numerous paperback cover artists.
Packed with superb examples of all the artists’ work, the new publication includes fascinating articles including never before seen script to sketch comparisons, insights and never before seen visuals of Modesty.
In addition to the regular edition, priced £35, available to pre-order here, an Exclusive Hardcover limited edition with two signed prints, one by John M. Burns, the other by Romero, priced £95, is also in preparation. This hardcover edition is limited to just 100 copies and is only available direct from the Book Palace here, on a first come basis.
The Modesty Blaise Artists (Illustrators Special)
Authors: Diego Cordoba, Norman Boyd
Artists: Jim Holdaway, Enric Romero, John M Burns, Patrick Wright, Neville Colvin, Dick Giordano
Publisher: Book Palace Books, due September 2022
Number of pages: 160
Format: Soft Cover; Full Colour illustrations
Size: 9″ x 11″ (216mm x 280mm)