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  • Issue #1
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 1
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    • Detective Comics #1. Back Cover Only. Incomplete.
    • Label #1027410001

    Cover art by Vincent Sullivan. "The River Patrol," script and pencils by E. C. Stoner, inks by Creig Flessel; Speed investigates the murder of several Chinamen along the wharf area and uncovers a human smuggling operation. "The Rhangwa Pearls," art by Sven Elven; A millionaire that has just bought the fabulously valuable Rhanggwa Pearls receives a letter from someone threatening to steal them. "The Peruvian Mine Murders: Part 1," art by Creig Flessel; Confronted by a series of murders, Bret forages into the Peruvian jungles to ascertain why a hole appears in each victim's throat, but they were not shot! "The Claws of the Red Dragon," script by Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson, art by Tom Hickey; Venturing into downtown San Francisco, Bruce Nelson finds it odd to see a Chinese restaurant among the buildings, and no one to wait upon him when he enters desiring a meal. "The Gotlotz Jewels," script and art by Bill Patrick; Gus is sent to a rich woman's home to watch over her pearls during a party and nabs a man he sees pocketing them. "The Balinoff Case: Part 1," script by Jerry Siegel (as Jerome Siegel), art by Joe Shuster; Bart is called on to volunteer for a secret spy case, but in doing so, he must forgo his own personal agenda, including his marriage to fiancé Sally. "The Gotrox Pearls," script and art by Russell Cole (as Alger); Jake is called in to solve the theft of some pearls, and promptly discovers that there were no pearls in the first place! "The Bar S Rustlers," script and art by Homer Fleming; Buck is called in to discover the truth behind some rustling charges between two cattle ranchers that have had hard feelings for each other since a land deal went bad. "The Streets of Chinatown," script by Jerry Siegel (as Jerome Siegel), art by Joe Shuster; The daughter of a chain-store magnate wants to hire Slam to guard her valuable poodle, and when he turns it down, Shorty volunteers. 68 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #1A
    Detective Comics (2011 2nd Series) 1A
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    FIRST PRINTING Written by TONY S. DANIEL Art by TONY S. DANIEL and RYAN WINN Cover by TONY S. DANIEL DC's flagship title is relaunched for the first time ever, with new Batman adventures from acclaimed writer/ artist Tony S. Daniel! A killer called The Gotham Ripper is on the loose on Batman's home turf - leading The Dark Knight on a deadly game of cat and mouse. Note: First appearance of Dollmaker. Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #1B
    Detective Comics (2011 2nd Series) 1B
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    SECOND PRINTING Written by TONY S. DANIEL Art by TONY S. DANIEL and RYAN WINN Cover by TONY S. DANIEL DC's flagship title is relaunched for the first time ever, with new Batman adventures from acclaimed writer/ artist Tony S. Daniel! A killer called The Gotham Ripper is on the loose on Batman's home turf - leading The Dark Knight on a deadly game of cat and mouse. Note : Reprints first appearance of Dollmaker. Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #1C
    Detective Comics (2011 2nd Series) 1C
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    THIRD PRINTING Written by TONY S. DANIEL Art by TONY S. DANIEL and RYAN WINN Cover by TONY S. DANIEL DC's flagship title is relaunched for the first time ever, with new Batman adventures from acclaimed writer/ artist Tony S. Daniel! A killer called The Gotham Ripper is on the loose on Batman's home turf - leading The Dark Knight on a deadly game of cat and mouse. Note : Reprints first appearance of Dollmaker. Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #1D
    Detective Comics (2011 2nd Series) 1D

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    FOURTH PRINTING Written by TONY S. DANIEL Art by TONY S. DANIEL and RYAN WINN Cover by TONY S. DANIEL DC's flagship title is relaunched for the first time ever, with new Batman adventures from acclaimed writer/ artist Tony S. Daniel! A killer called The Gotham Ripper is on the loose on Batman's home turf - leading The Dark Knight on a deadly game of cat and mouse. Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #1E
    Detective Comics (2011 2nd Series) 1E

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    FIFTH PRINTING Written by TONY S. DANIEL Art by TONY S. DANIEL and RYAN WINN Cover by TONY S. DANIEL DC's flagship title is relaunched for the first time ever, with new Batman adventures from acclaimed writer/ artist Tony S. Daniel! A killer called The Gotham Ripper is on the loose on Batman's home turf - leading The Dark Knight on a deadly game of cat and mouse. Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #1F
    Detective Comics (2011 2nd Series) 1F

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    SIXTH PRINTING Written by TONY S. DANIEL Art by TONY S. DANIEL and RYAN WINN Cover by TONY S. DANIEL DC's flagship title is relaunched for the first time ever, with new Batman adventures from acclaimed writer/ artist Tony S. Daniel! A killer called The Gotham Ripper is on the loose on Batman's home turf - leading The Dark Knight on a deadly game of cat and mouse. Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #1G
    Detective Comics (2011 2nd Series) 1G
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    Retailer RRP Variant. Written by TONY S. DANIEL Art by TONY S. DANIEL and RYAN WINN Cover by TONY S. DANIEL DC's flagship title is relaunched for the first time ever, with new Batman adventures from acclaimed writer/ artist Tony S. Daniel! A killer called The Gotham Ripper is on the loose on Batman's home turf - leading The Dark Knight on a deadly game of cat and mouse. Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #1
    Detective Comics (1988) Annual 1

    Fables Part I, continued in Green Arrow (1987 1st Series) Annual #1 and Question (1988) Annual #1. There's nothing humorous about the Penguin anymore. He's new, improved, far deadlier than you ever thought possible...he's out to show the Batman just how serious he is. Guest starring Ra's Al Ghul and Talia. Written by Denny O'Neil, with art by Klaus Janson and Tony DeZuniga. Cover by Janson. Suggested for Mature Readers. Cover price $1.50.

  • Issue #1
    Millennium Edition Detective Comics (2001) 1
  • Issue #1
    Detective Comics (2011 2nd Series) Annual 1

    (W) Tony S. Daniel. (A) Romano Molenaar, Pere Perez, Sandu Florea. (CA) Tony S. Daniel, Sandu Florea. The grudge match you've been waiting for: BATMAN vs. THE BLACK MASK! Cover price $4.99.

  • Issue #1A
    Convergence Detective Comics (2015 DC) 1A

    Written by Len Wein. Art by Denys Cowan and Bill Sienkiewicz. Cover by Bill Sienkiewicz. STARRING HEROES FROM CRISIS ON INFINITE EARTHS! Helena Wayne and Dick Grayson fight side by side in memory of Bruce Wayne as they decide who will become the next Batman. 32 pages, full color. Rated T Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #1B
    Convergence Detective Comics (2015 DC) 1B

    Written by Len Wein. Art by Denys Cowan and Bill Sienkiewicz. Cover by Chip Kidd. STARRING HEROES FROM CRISIS ON INFINITE EARTHS! Helena Wayne and Dick Grayson fight side by side in memory of Bruce Wayne as they decide who will become the next Batman. 32 pages, full color. Rated T Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #1A
    Detective Comics Future's End (2014) 1A

    3-D cover. Written by Brian Buccellato. Art by Scott Hepburn and Cliff Richards. Cover by Jason Fabok. Batman takes his war on crime to the next level, but he needs the help of his greatest ally - The Riddler?! 32 pages, full color. Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #1B
    Detective Comics Future's End (2014) 1B

    Non-3-D cover. Written by Brian Buccellato. Art by Scott Hepburn and Cliff Richards. Cover by Jason Fabok. Batman takes his war on crime to the next level, but he needs the help of his greatest ally - The Riddler?! 32 pages, full color. Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Batman Detective Comics TPB (2013 DC Comics The New 52) 1-1ST

    Volume 1 - 1st printing. "Faces of Death!" Collects Detective Comics (2011 2nd Series) #1-7. Story and art by Tony S. Daniel. As a part of the acclaimed DC Comics - The New 52 event, DETECTIVE COMICS is relaunched for the first time! With the first seven hard-hitting issues from acclaimed writer/artist Tony S. Daniel, Bruce Wayne returns as Batman - and sets his sights on the Gotham Ripper, who in turn has his sights on Batman. Meanwhile, Bruce Wayne explores a budding romance with TV journalist Charlotte Rivers, who's visiting Gotham City to cover the gruesome slayings. But time is running out as Commissioner Gordon and Batman work to uncover the secret of the dread Dollmaker! Softcover, 176 pages, full color. Cover price $16.99.

  • Issue #1-REP
    Batman Detective Comics TPB (2013 DC Comics The New 52) 1-REP

    Volume 1 - 2nd and later printings. "Faces of Death!" Collects Detective Comics (2011 2nd Series) #1-7. Story and art by Tony S. Daniel. As a part of the acclaimed DC Comics - The New 52 event, DETECTIVE COMICS is relaunched for the first time! With the first seven hard-hitting issues from acclaimed writer/artist Tony S. Daniel, Bruce Wayne returns as Batman - and sets his sights on the Gotham Ripper, who in turn has his sights on Batman. Meanwhile, Bruce Wayne explores a budding romance with TV journalist Charlotte Rivers, who's visiting Gotham City to cover the gruesome slayings. But time is running out as Commissioner Gordon and Batman work to uncover the secret of the dread Dollmaker! Softcover, 176 pages, full color. Cover price $16.99.

  • Issue #1
    Detective Comics One Million (1998) 1

    The Batman of the future must gain access to the Batcave of the present in order to discover the key to defeating Solaris. Unfortunately, he learns that the only way to defeat him may be too horrible to contemplate. Written by Chuck Dixon. Art by Greg Land and Drew Geraci. Cover by Brian Stelfreeze. FC, 32 pg. Miraweb Format. NOTE: The DC One Million series consists of 31 issues including a 4-issue mini-series and 27 one-shots. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #1
    Detective Comics Endgame (2015) 1
    Published May 2015 by DC.

    Written by Brian Buccellato. Art by Roge Antonia and Ronan Cliquet. Cover by Marcus To and Gabe Eltaeb. The city is overrun by Jokerized victims, but a small band of teenagers unites to take a stand. Their secret knowledge of Gotham City's streets helps them survive, but will Batman take help from this young group of upstarts? And what could it mean for the future of the young heroes in Gotham City? 32 pages, full color. Rated T Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Batman Detective Comics TPB (2017 DC Universe Rebirth) 1-1ST

    Volume 1 - 1st printing. "Rise of the Batmen!" Collects Detective Comics (2016) #934-940. Written by James TynionIV. Art by Eddy Barrows. Cover by Eddy Barrows and Eber Ferreira. The Dark Knight teams up with Batwoman to take on new protégés Red Robin, Spoiler and the former villain known as Clayface! The only problem is, neither of these instructors knows what they're in for as a mysterious army takes Gotham City! Softcover, 176 pages, full color. Cover price $16.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Batman Detective Comics HC (2012-2016 DC Comics The New 52) 1-1ST

    Volume 1 - 1st printing. "Faces of Death!" Collects Detective Comics (2011-2016 2nd Series) #1-7. Story and art by Tony S. Daniel. As a part of the acclaimed DC Comics - The New 52 event, DETECTIVE COMICS is relaunched for the first time! With the first seven hard-hitting issues from acclaimed writer/artist Tony S. Daniel, Bruce Wayne returns as Batman - and sets his sights on the Gotham Ripper, who in turn has his sights on Batman. Meanwhile, Bruce Wayne explores a budding romance with TV journalist Charlotte Rivers, who's visiting Gotham City to cover the gruesome slayings. But time is running out as Commissioner Gordon and Batman work to uncover the secret of the dread Dollmaker! Hardcover, 176 pages, full color. Cover price $22.99.

  • Issue #1-REP
    Batman Detective Comics HC (2012-2016 DC Comics The New 52) 1-REP

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    Volume 1 - 2nd and later printings. "Faces of Death!" Collects Detective Comics (2011-2016 2nd Series) #1-7. Story and art by Tony S. Daniel. As a part of the acclaimed DC Comics - The New 52 event, DETECTIVE COMICS is relaunched for the first time! With the first seven hard-hitting issues from acclaimed writer/artist Tony S. Daniel, Bruce Wayne returns as Batman - and sets his sights on the Gotham Ripper, who in turn has his sights on Batman. Meanwhile, Bruce Wayne explores a budding romance with TV journalist Charlotte Rivers, who's visiting Gotham City to cover the gruesome slayings. But time is running out as Commissioner Gordon and Batman work to uncover the secret of the dread Dollmaker! Hardcover, 176 pages, full color. Cover price $22.99.

  • Issue #1
    Detective Comics Classics (2010) 1

    Cover by JOSE LUIS GARCIA-LOPEZ (W/A) Various (CA) José Luis García-López Written by GARDNER FOX, MIKE FRIEDRICH and ELLIOT S. MAGGIN Art by FRANK SPRINGER, SID GREENE, GIL KANE, MURPHY ANDERSON and MIKE GRELL Previously available only in the DETECTIVE COMICS ACTION FIGURES BOX SET from DC Direct, this collection features classic tales from DETECTIVE COMICS #377 and #384-385 and BATMAN FAMILY #1! Features an appearance by The Riddler, plus a team-up tale starring Robin and Batgirl! Cover price $5.99.

  • Issue #1
    Batman in Detective Comics Tiny Folio (1993 Abbevile Press) 1

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    Volume 1 - 1st printing. Featuring the complete covers for the first 25 years of Detective Comics. Includes a pic of the cover, the year and month it hit the stands, and the name of the artist responsible. Softcover, 4-in. x 4 1/2-in. Cover price $10.95.

  • Issue #1 REPRINT
    Batman in Detective Comics Tiny Folio (1993 Abbevile Press) 1 REPRINT

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    Volume 1 - 2nd and later printings. Featuring the complete covers for the first 25 years of Detective Comics. Includes a pic of the cover, the year and month it hit the stands, and the name of the artist responsible. Softcover, 4-in. x 4 1/2-in. Cover price $10.95.

  • Issue #1
    Crime Detective Comics Volume 2 (1950) 1

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    "Walkie-Talkie Mamie," "African Penman," "A Package From Paris," "Two Men from Oregon," "The Royal Can Opener," "Cooked in Oil," Two page text story, "Ship-Lifter." Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #1
    Crime Detective Comics Volume 3 (1952) 1
    • Extra staples (manufacturing).

    "The Nightwalker" (art by G. McCann); "Dugan's Leather Joker" (art by Bill Ely); "The Boiler Comes to Town" (art by Dick Briefer); and "The Stuffed Farmhouse" (art by Paul Reinman). Drug use cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Complete Velda Girl Detective TPB (2016- Caliber) True Crime Comics 1-1ST

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    Volume 1 - 1st printing. Story and art by Ron Miller. Short mystery tales of a female private eye plus a multi-leveled representation of the more lurid of the 1950s crime comics as if it actually existed as a classic Golden Age comic. More than a passing homage to the noir films and hard-boiled detective school of writing, it includes vintage ads and special features. Softcover, 120 pages, B&W. Cover price $12.99.

  • Issue #1
    Crime Detective Comics Volume 1 (1948) 1

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    True crime stories: "The Mad Frank Nash," "How Much For the Fix, Papa Yale," "Irene Shrader, Princess of Crime," "Crime Crazy" (art by George Gregg), "The Invisible 6," and "Professor of Crime." Bob Fuje cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #1
    Detective Honeybear (2012 Creator Owned Comics) 1

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    "And the Case of the Curious Cap" Written by Alex Zalben. Art by Josh Kenfield. Detective Honeybear is an adorable bear detective in a noir, mystery world. Join him and his partner Detective Chance as they try to solve the case of the curious cap! PC/PBW, 12 pages.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Illustrated History of Crime and Detective Comics HC (1993) 1-1ST

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    1st printing. By Mike Benton. From the author of The Comic Book in America comes a comprehensive look at the history of Crime and Detective comics. Complete with a checklist, more than 200 full color photos, and behind-the-scenes stories! Hardcover, 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., 150 pages, full color. Cover price $24.95.

  • Issue #1
    Detective Comics Special Reprint Mini-comic (1997) 1

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    Cover by Irv Novick. Published by DC. Its chill-thrill time again as that refrigerated rouge--Mr. Zero-- blast out of his deep-freeze hide-out to taunt Batman and Robin with his tricky temperature tactics! 14 pages, Full Color, 4-in. x 6 1/2-in.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Phantom Detective Jan 1935 Replica SC (2007 Adventure Comics) Death on Swift Wings 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Reprints "Death on Swift Wings" by Robert Wallace from January 1935. The Phantom pursues a fiendish killer in this exciting novel of a murder ray that turns its sinister power on innocent victims! Softcover, 130 pages, Text (B&W Chapter Illustrations). Cover price $14.95.

8 of 12 in stock Crime Detective Comics Volume 1 (1948) #1-12 Hillman 1948 - 1950