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By Mark Wheatley (writer) and Marc Hempel (artist)
Published by DC Comics/Vertigo
Originally released December 1994

Cover price: $14.95
Format: Soft cover, color, standard-size
ISBN 1563891638

Synopsis from publisher:
Darrow is the Breathtaker – a woman on the run with the terrible power to love a man to death. Pursuing her is The Man, a government-sanctioned superhuman with one assignment: capture Chase and bring her in for murder.


This publication collects the comic book mini-series Breathtaker. All material in this publication was written by Mark Wheatley and illustrated by Marc Hempel. Neil Gaiman provided an introduction for this publication.


  1. Breathtaker #1 (1990)
  2. Breathtaker #2 (1990)
  3. Breathtaker #3 (1990)
  4. Breathtaker #4 (1990)

Bonus Material:

  1. Introduction by Neil Gaiman