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Author Ibrahim, Humayoun.

Title The moon moth / based on the short story by Jack Vance ; adaptation and artwork by Humayoun Ibrahim ; colors by Hilary Sycamore.

Imprint New York : First Second, 2012.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Graphic Novels    IBRAHIM,H    Available
 PAS Hill Avenue Branch Graphic Novels    IBRAHIM,H    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xii, 114 p. : chiefly col. ill. ; 22 cm.
Note "The moon moth, a short story by Jack Vance, was originally published in Galaxy Science Fiction by Galaxy Publishing Corporation in 1961." --T.p. verso.
Summary Edwer Thissell is having trouble adjusting to life on the planet Sirene. The Sirenese all wear masks to indicate their social status. They also communicate by playing instruments that are carefully selected for any social situation. (To make matters worse, errors of musical etiquette often prove fatal.) Shortly after Thissell arrives on Sirene, he finds himself embroiled in an unsolved murder made all the more mysterious by the fact that since everyone must always wear a mask, you can never be sure who you are dealing with.
Subject Social status -- Fiction.
Masks -- Fiction.
Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Science fiction comic books, strips, etc.
Comic books, strips, etc.
Graphic novels
Added Author Vance, Jack, 1916- Moon moth.
Sycamore, Hilary.
ISBN 9781596433670 (pbk.)
1596433671 (pbk.)

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