James Bond Agent 007 no. 42: “Octopussy” (1977)

COMIC

 JB007 DK nr 42 forside
Writer: Jim Lawrence (uncredited) based on Ian Fleming's short story "Octopussy" (1965)
Artist: Yaroslav Horak (uncredited)
Publisher: A/S Interpresse
Editor: N/A
Cover artist: N/A
Format: 52 pages
Publishing date: 1977
Originally published in the UK: Daily Express 14.11.1966-27.05.1967
Danish reprint: From no. 16/1969 ("Octopussy - undervandsdøden")

Content:
"Undervandsdøden" [The death underwater] (47½ pages of newspaper strips reformatted to 17x26 cm magazine format)
"Bonds pige" [Bond's girl]: 1 page colour still of Gloria Hendry in "Live and Let Die" (EON 1973)

Note: Even though the comic is based on Ian Fleming's short story "Octopussy", the front page artwork is clearly modelled on the EON film version of "From Russia With Love" (1963).

JB007 DK nr 42 bagside

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