Cassius #1

National Press Comics
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He doesn¡¯t know his name. The face in the mirror is a stranger. Strange writing crisscrosses his back, and everyone he meets wants him dead. The search for identity starts here!
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About the author

As a co-founder of National Press Comics, Javier has been around since the beginning. Through long road trips, and late night, pizza fuels jam sessions, Javier produced NPC classics like XLR8 and The Protectorate.
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Publisher
National Press Comics
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Published on
Jun 15, 2006
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Pages
32
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ISBN
9781944872106
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Language
English
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Genres
Art / Techniques / Cartooning
Comics & Graphic Novels / Fantasy
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Content Protection
This content is DRM protected.
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Eligible for Family Library

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