FC3P #1

June 19, 1978 - March 30 1980

The Book:

Starts from June 19, 1978 and runs until March 30, 1980. This book is the first in the series.

Extras:

Garfield At Large: Look Inside for and Garfield walking into Sunset

Garfield Gains Weight: Garfield Watching TV and Most Asked Questions

Garfield Bigger than Life: How to Draw Garfield and A Talk with Garfield

Description:

The book was first published in 1993 in Black and White, after much fanfare.
It was followed by twelve volumes during the late 1990s and early 2000s.
All Black and White copies were OOP except the latter one (Amazon).
It was released in color on August 29 2003.

Images:

black and white copy of garfield #1

Black and white version of the book

color copy of garfield #1

Color version of the book