Lone Wolf and Cub Omnibus Volume 9 (Paperback)

Lone Wolf and Cub Omnibus Volume 9 By Kazuo Koike, Goseki Kojima (Illustrator) Cover Image

Lone Wolf and Cub Omnibus Volume 9 (Paperback)

By Kazuo Koike, Goseki Kojima (Illustrator)


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With waves of warriors seemingly incapable of killing ronin swordmaster Ōgami Ittō, the Shogun opts for stealth and subterfuge to attack the Lone Wolf. Using a network of prostitute spies to corner Ittō, a master poisoner waits in the shadows to accomplish what razor-sharp steel could not!

Created by Kazuo Koike and Goseki Kojima, Lone Wolf and Cub has sold over a million copies of its first Dark Horse English-language editions, and this acclaimed masterpiece of graphic fiction is now available in larger format, value-priced editions.
Kazuo Koike is a prolific Japanese manga writer, novelist and entrepreneur. Early in Koike's career, he studied under Golgo 13 creator Takao Saito and served as a writer on the series. Koike, along with artist Goseki Kojima, made the manga, Lone Wolf and Cub, and Koike also contributed to the scripts for the 1970s film adaptations of the series, which starred famous Japanese actor Tomisaburo Wakayama. Koike and Kojima became known as the "Golden Duo" because of the success of Lone Wolf and Cub. Another series written by Koike, Crying Freeman, which was illustrated by Ryoichi Ikegami, was adapted into a 1995 live-action film by French director Christophe Gans. The author lives in Tokyo, Japan.
Product Details ISBN: 9781616555856
ISBN-10: 1616555858
Publisher: Dark Horse Manga
Publication Date: July 21st, 2015
Pages: 672
Language: English
Series: Lone Wolf and Cub Omnibus