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Peter Gross is an American comic book writer and artist known for such works as The Books of Magic, Lucifer and The Unwritten.[1][2][3][4]

Peter Gross
Born1958 (age 60–61)
St. Cloud, Minnesota, United States
NationalityAmerican
Area(s)Writer, Penciller
Notable works
The Books of Magic
Lucifer
The Unwritten
mikeandpeter.com

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BiographyEdit

Gross attended St. John's University and did graduate studies at the University of Wisconsin-Superior. He intended to make a living as a fine artist, but was drawn into comics, first doing some work for Marvel and then following it up with his originally-self-published series Empire Lanes.[5]

BibliographyEdit

Comics work includes:

  • The Books of Magic #4, 6-8, 18-19, 21-30, 39-41, 43-62, 64-75 (art and (from #51) script, with writer John Ney Rieber, ongoing series Vertigo, August 1994 - August 2000)
  • Lucifer #5-8, 10-13, 15-19, 21-23, 25-27, 29-32, 34-40, 42-44, 46-49, 51-54, 56-57, 59-61, 63-65, 67-69, 71-72, 74-75 (with writer Mike Carey, ongoing series, Vertigo, October 2000 - August 2006) collected as:
    • Volume 2 Children and Monsters (collects Lucifer #5–13, Vertigo, 2001, ISBN 1-84023-391-5)
    • Volume 3 A Dalliance with the Damned (collects Lucifer #14–20, Vertigo, 2002, ISBN 1-84023-470-9)
    • Volume 4 The Divine Comedy (collects Lucifer #21–28, Vertigo, 2003, ISBN 1-84023-693-0)
    • Volume 5 Inferno (collects Lucifer #29–35, Vertigo, 2004, ISBN 1-4012-0210-1)
    • Volume 6 Mansions of the Silence (collects Lucifer #36–41, Vertigo, 2004, ISBN 1-4012-0249-7)
    • Volume 7 Exodus (collects Lucifer' #42–44 & #46–49, Vertigo, 2005, ISBN 1-4012-0491-0)
    • Volume 8 The Wolf Beneath the Tree (collects Lucifer #45 & #50–54, Vertigo, 2005, ISBN 1-4012-0502-X)
    • Volume 9 Crux (collects Lucifer #55–61, Vertigo, 2006, ISBN 1-4012-1005-8)
    • Volume 10 Morningstar (collects Lucifer #62–69, Vertigo, 2006, ISBN 1-4012-1006-6)
    • Volume 11 Evensong (collects Lucifer #70–75, Vertigo, 2007, ISBN 1-4012-1200-X)
  • Chosen (with writer Mark Millar, 3-issue mini-series, Dark Horse Comics, 2004, tpb, Image Comics, 72 pages, December 2008, ISBN 1-60706-006-X)
  • The Unwritten #1- (with Mike Carey, ongoing series, Vertigo, July 2009-ongoing)

NotesEdit

  1. ^ Arrant, Chris (May 18, 2009). "Peter Gross: The Art Side of 'The Unwritten'". Newsarama. Retrieved 2009-08-23.
  2. ^ Arrant, Chris (February 27, 2009). "Mike Carey & Peter Gross on Vertigo's 'The Unwritten'". Newsarama. Retrieved 2009-08-23.
  3. ^ Renaud, Jeffrey (March 29, 2009). "UNWRITTEN: Mike Carey & Peter Gross". Comic Book Resources. Retrieved 2009-08-23.
  4. ^ Renaud, Jeffrey (March 31, 2009). "UNWRITTEN: Mike Carey & Peter Gross II". Comic Book Resources. Retrieved 2009-08-23.
  5. ^ "Artist adopts love of comics", Kentucky New Era, September 6, 1987

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