The Essential List of Horror Comics

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The list author says: "This is the essential list of the past horror comics. From the around the beginning of the genre to the early 80's. This list collects the must own books that have helped build the genre."
Horror Comics: The Illustrated History (Taylor History of Comics)
1.  Horror Comics: The Illustrated History (Taylor History of Comics) by Mike Benton
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  "This is a fantastic, but hard to find book that really describes the rise of horror comics."
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Four Color Fear: Forgotten Horror Comics of the 1950s
2.  Four Color Fear: Forgotten Horror Comics of the 1950s by Greg Sadowski
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  "A collection of Horror Comics from the 50's."
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The Mammoth Book of Best Horror Comics
3.  The Mammoth Book of Best Horror Comics by Chuck Regan
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  "A great collection of horror stories from the past to the present. All edited by Peter Normanton of From the Tomb Magazine."
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The Mammoth Book of Zombie Comics
4.  The Mammoth Book of Zombie Comics by David Kendall
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  "A great collection of past and present zombie stories."
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Tales from the Crypt, Vol. 1: Issues 1-6 (The EC Archives)
5.  Tales from the Crypt, Vol. 1: Issues 1-6 (The EC Archives) by Al Feldstein
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  "From the first well known horror line at EC Comics you have the Tales from the Crypt Collection."
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The EC Archives: Tales From The Crypt Volume 2 (v. 2)
6.  The EC Archives: Tales From The Crypt Volume 2 (v. 2) by Joe Dante
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  "From the first well known horror line at EC Comics you have the Tales from the Crypt Collection."
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The EC Archives: Tales From The Crypt Volume 3
7.  The EC Archives: Tales From The Crypt Volume 3 by Johnny Craig
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  "From the first well known horror line at EC Comics you have the Tales from the Crypt Collection."
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Tales From the Crypt (EC Library, Volume 4)
8.  Tales From the Crypt (EC Library, Volume 4) by William M. Gaines
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  "From the first well known horror line at EC Comics you have the Tales from the Crypt Collection."
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The EC Archives: Vault of Horror, Vol. 1
9.  The EC Archives: Vault of Horror, Vol. 1 by Al Feldstein
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  "From the first well known horror line at EC Comics you have the Vault of Horror Collection."
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The Vault of Horror Volume 2 (EC Library)
10.  The Vault of Horror Volume 2 (EC Library) by William M. Gaines
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  "From the first well known horror line at EC Comics you have the Vault of Horror Collection."
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The Vault of Horror Volume 4 (EC Library)
11.  The Vault of Horror Volume 4 (EC Library) by William M. Gaines
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  "From the first well known horror line at EC Comics you have the Vault of Horror Collection."
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The Vault of Horror Volume 5 (EC Library)
12.  The Vault of Horror Volume 5 (EC Library) by William M. Gaines
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  "From the first well known horror line at EC Comics you have the Vault of Horror Collection."
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Skywald!: The Complete Illustrated History of the Horror-Mood
13.  Skywald!: The Complete Illustrated History of the Horror-Mood by Alan Hewetson
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  "Skywald was the #2 publisher of horror magazine behind Warren. This books talks about the crew and shows off some great stories that came out during that run."
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Zombie Factory: 27 Tales of Bizarre Comix Madness from Beyond the Tomb
14.  Zombie Factory: 27 Tales of Bizarre Comix Madness from Beyond the Tomb by Patrick O'Donnell
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  "Collects some of the lesser known printings of Eerie Pulications, not to be confused with Eerie magazine by Warren Publishing."
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Creepy Archives Volume 1
15.  Creepy Archives Volume 1 by Various
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  "From Warren Publications the Creepy Archives."
$32.45   Used & New from: $26.00
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (51 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Creepy Archives Volume 2
16.  Creepy Archives Volume 2 by Al Williamson
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  "From Warren Publications the Creepy Archives."
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Creepy Archives Volume 3
17.  Creepy Archives Volume 3 by Various
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  "From Warren Publications the Creepy Archives."
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Creepy Archives Volume 4
18.  Creepy Archives Volume 4 by Various
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  "From Warren Publications the Creepy Archives."
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Creepy Archives Volume 5
19.  Creepy Archives Volume 5 by Various
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  "From Warren Publications the Creepy Archives."
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Creepy Archives Volume 6
20.  Creepy Archives Volume 6 by Various
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  "From Warren Publications the Creepy Archives."
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Eerie Archives Volume 1
21.  Eerie Archives Volume 1 by Various
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  "From Warren Publications the Eerie Archives."
$35.84   Used & New from: $28.99
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Eerie Archives, Vol. 2
22.  Eerie Archives, Vol. 2 by Various
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  "From Warren Publications the Eerie Archives."
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Eerie Archives Volume 3
23.  Eerie Archives Volume 3 by Various
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  "From Warren Publications the Eerie Archives."
$36.24   Used & New from: $27.23
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Eerie Archives Volume 4
24.  Eerie Archives Volume 4 by Various
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  "From Warren Publications the Eerie Archives."
$36.50   Used & New from: $20.92
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Vampirella Crimson Chronicles Maximum TP
25.  Vampirella Crimson Chronicles Maximum TP by Jose Gonzalez
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  "There are a good deal of Vampirella books out there, but this one collects a good selection of the original run by Warren Publications."
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Essential Marvel Horror, Vol. 1 (Marvel Essentials) (v. 1)
26.  Essential Marvel Horror, Vol. 1 (Marvel Essentials) (v. 1) by Gary Friedrich
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  "The collection of Marvel's main trip into horror comics. A great read."
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Essential Marvel Horror, Vol. 2 (Marvel Essentials) (v. 2)
27.  Essential Marvel Horror, Vol. 2 (Marvel Essentials) (v. 2) by Steve Gerber
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  "Vol. 2 of the Marvel Horror collections."
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Essential Tomb of Dracula, Vol. 1 (Marvel Essentials) (v. 1)
28.  Essential Tomb of Dracula, Vol. 1 (Marvel Essentials) (v. 1) by Marv Wolfman
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  "Marvel's Essential Tomb of Dracula Vol. 1"
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Essential Tomb of Dracula, Vol. 2 (Marvel Essentials)
29.  Essential Tomb of Dracula, Vol. 2 (Marvel Essentials) by Marv Wolfman
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  "Marvel's Essential Tomb of Dracula Vol. 2"
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Essential Tomb of Dracula, Vol. 3 (Marvel Essentials)
30.  Essential Tomb of Dracula, Vol. 3 (Marvel Essentials) by Marv Wolfman
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  "Marvel's Essential Tomb of Dracula Vol. 3"
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Essential Tomb of Dracula, Vol. 4 (Marvel Essentials)
31.  Essential Tomb of Dracula, Vol. 4 (Marvel Essentials) by Marv Wolfman
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  "Marvel's Essential Tomb of Dracula Vol. 4"
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Essential Tales of the Zombie, Vol. 1 (v. 1)
32.  Essential Tales of the Zombie, Vol. 1 (v. 1) by Roy Thomas
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  "The Essential Collection of Marvels Tales of the Zombie."
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Essential Werewolf by Night, Vol. 2 (Marvel Essentials) (v. 2)
33.  Essential Werewolf by Night, Vol. 2 (Marvel Essentials) (v. 2) by Doug Moench
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  "Marvel's Essential Werewolf by Night Vol. 2"
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Essential Werewolf By Night Volume 1 TPB (Essential (Marvel Comics)) (v. 1)
34.  Essential Werewolf By Night Volume 1 TPB (Essential (Marvel Comics)) (v. 1) by Mike Friedrich
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  "Marvel's Essential Werewolf by Night Vol. 1"
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Showcase Presents: House of Mystery, Vol. 1
35.  Showcase Presents: House of Mystery, Vol. 1 by Len Wein
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  "DC Comics collection of House of Mystery."
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Showcase Presents: House of Mystery, Vol. 2
36.  Showcase Presents: House of Mystery, Vol. 2 by Len Wein
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  "DC Comics collection of House of Mystery."
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Showcase Presents House Of Mystery TP Vol 3
37.  Showcase Presents House Of Mystery TP Vol 3 by Greg Potter
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  "DC Comics collection of House of Mystery."
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Showcase Presents: House of Secrets, Vol. 1
38.  Showcase Presents: House of Secrets, Vol. 1 by Wrightson, Berni and Bill Draut, Alan Weiss, Dick Dillin
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  "DC Comics collection of House of Secrets."
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Showcase Presents House Of Secrets TP Vol 02
39.  Showcase Presents House Of Secrets TP Vol 02 by Gerry Conway
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  "DC Comics collection of House of Secrets."
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Showcase Presents The Secrets of Sinister House
40.  Showcase Presents The Secrets of Sinister House by Various
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  "DC Comics collection of Secrets of Sinister House."
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