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Tezukas Black Jack PX HC Vol 01 (C: 0-1-2)

A Previews Exclusive! Features a previously unpublished 20-page Black Jack story by Tezuka - available nowhere else - and finally approved for publication by the Tezuka estate! Black Jack is a mysterious and charismatic young genius surgeon who travels the world performing amazing and impossible medical feats. Though a trained physician, he refuses to accept a medical license due to his hatred and mistrust of the medical community's hypocrisy and corruption. This leads Black Jack to occasional run-ins with the authorities, as well as from gangsters and criminals who approach him for illegal operations. Black Jack charges exorbitant fees for his services, the proceeds from which he uses to fund environmental projects and to aid victims of crime and corrupt capitalists. But because Black Jack keeps his true motives secret, his ethics are perceived as questionable and he is considered a selfish, uncaring devil. Black Jack is recognized as Osamu Tezuka's third most famous series, after Astro Boy and Kimba, the White Lion. Publisher: Vertical
Writer: Osamu Tezuka
Artist: Osamu Tezuka
Cover Artist: Osamu Tezuka
Page Count: 320
Product Code: JUL084308
ISBN: 9781934287521
Colors: Black & White