Books of Magic (1999 mini-series) #1-4 [SET] — The Trenchcoat Brigade

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The Phantom Stranger,

John Constantine,

Doctor Occult,

and the dangerously unstable Mister E!

The quartet Constantine once dubbed "The Trenchcoat Brigade" Reunite in a darkly humorous 4-issue miniseries.

Mister E has arrived in the present day, but why is he killing green-eyed Russian men in New York City?

E's reluctant allies join him on a search for the answer...

Voyaging through time and space to a devastated future ruled by an Evil force whose roots in DC horror reach back further than Vertigo!

 

 

Collecting the four-issue mini-series. 

 

 

The Trenchcoat Brigade (1999 mini-series) #1 (of 4)
By John Ney Rieber & John Ridgway. 
“Mercy Killer”  Misery pt 1 (of 4)
The Phantom Stranger, John Constantine, Doctor Occult and the dangerously unstable Mister E--the quartet Constantine once dubbed "The Trenchcoat Brigade"--reunite in a darkly humorous 4-issue miniseries. Mister E has arrived in the present day, but why is he killing green-eyed Russian men in New York City? E's reluctant allies join him on a search for the answer, voyaging through time and space to a devastated future ruled by an evil force whose roots in DC horror reach back further than Vertigo.
The Trenchcoat Brigade (1999 mini-series) #2 (of 4)
By John Ney Rieber & John Ridgway. 
“The Kindness of the Wolf”  Misery pt 2 (of 4)
While following the mysterious drunken madman called Misery back through time, the reunited members of the Trenchcoat Brigade--John Constantine, the Phantom Stranger, Doctor Occult and Mister E--are forced to confront not their own worst fears, but each other's. Plus, the true stakes of Misery's journey are revealed.
The Trenchcoat Brigade (1999 mini-series) #3 (of 4)
By John Ney Rieber & John Ridgway.
“Eyes of the Blind” Misery pt 3 (of 4)
As Doctor Occult relives the savage childhood of Mister E, the arrogant young cossack who will become known as Misery commits an act of betrayal that will echo through the centuries. Meanwhile, the Phantom Stranger experiences a different kind of Hell, John Constantine has a cigarette, and the mysterious force behind Misery is revealed.
The Trenchcoat Brigade (1999 mini-series) #4 (of 4)
By John Ney Rieber & John Ridgway.
“A Lingering Death” Misery pt 4 (of 4)
The miniseries starring a quartet of Vertigo's most mysterious figures concludes. The Trenchcoat Brigade--John Constantine, Mister E, Doctor Occult and the Phantom Stranger--are reunited as the pitiful man called Misery faces his mysterious master. But to save both the world and his own soul, the murderous Mister E must come to terms with both his own inner demons and those of his teammates.