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Black paradox  Cover Image Book Book

Black paradox / by Junji Ito ; [translation & adaptation: Jocelyne Allen].

Itō, Junji, 1963- (author,, artist.). Allen, Jocelyne, 1974- (translator,, author.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781974728633
  • ISBN: 1974728633
  • Physical Description: 201 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: San Francisco, CA : VIZ Media, LLC, [2022]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Original Japanese edition published by Shogakukan" -- back page.
Read from right to left.
Summary, etc.:
"Four people intent on killing themselves meet through the suicide website Black Paradox: Maruso, a nurse who despairs about the future; Taburo, a man who is tortured by his doppelganger; Pii-tan, an engineer with his own robot clone; and Baracchi, a woman who agonizes about the birthmark on her face. They wander together in search of the perfect death, fatefully opening a door that leads them to a rather bizarre destiny"--Provided by publisher.
Language Note:
Translated from the Japanese.
Subject: Suicide > Comic books, strips, etc.
Nurses > Comic books, strips, etc.
Doppelgängers > Comic books, strips, etc.
Robots > Comic books, strips, etc.
Cloning > Comic books, strips, etc.
Genre: Horror comics.
Paranormal comics.
Comics (Graphic works)
Graphic novels.

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Poplar Bluff Municipal Library District. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Poplar Bluff - Main Library.


  • 0 current holds with 2 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Poplar Bluff - Main Library OW GRAPHIC ITO (Text) 38420101780894 NEW ADULT DISPLAY - BOOKS Available -

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