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Batman annual comic books issue 1

  • Issue #1
    Batman (1940) Annual  1
    Published 1961 by DC.
    • 1" cumulative spine split.
    • 1.5 inch spine split from top of comic.
    • INCOMPLETE. Last page missing, does not affect art or story. Both front and back covers split at spine and detached.
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    • Paper: Off white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #1135294001
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    • Paper: Off white
    • Slab: Other — see grading notes
    • 2" crack to top edge of slab.
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    All reprints. Cover pencils by Curt Swan, Sheldon Moldoff, and Dick Sprang, inks by Charles Paris. "How to Be the Batman!", pencils by Lew Sayre Schwartz, inks by Charles Paris; Batman loses his memory after being exposed to amnesia gas, when the antidote fails, Robin must teach the Cowled Crimefighter all that he has forgotten; Origin retold. "The Strange Costumes of Batman!", script by Edmond Hamilton, pencils by Dick Sprang, inks by Charles Paris; A look at some of the specialized costumes that Batman has utilized over his career, including one garment that he had hoped never to use. "Untold Tales of the Bat-Signal!", script by David Vern, pencils by Lew Sayre Schwartz, inks by Charles Paris; Reporter Dave Purdy saves Batman by dazzling an approaching murderer with the Bat Signal; The Masked Manhunter is happy to let Purdy have the credit. Secrets of Batman's Utility Belt; Famed Batarang. "The Origin of the Bat-Cave!", script by Bill Finger, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; Professor Nicholls sends the Dynamic Duo back in time 300 years, there they meet Jeremy Coe, a frontiersman spy who doubles as a Red Indian. "Batman's Electronic Crime-File!", pencils by Dick Sprang, inks by Charles Paris; The microfilm from Batman's crime file is stolen from the Bat-Cave. "Thrilling Escapes of Batman and Robin!", pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; Villainous Paul King captures Batman and Robin, he then sets about devising an inescapable trap, based on Robin's recollections about their previous ingenious escapes. "The Amazing Inventions of Batman," script by Edmond Hamilton, pencils by Dick Sprang, inks by Charles Paris; Batman gets word that one of his inventions is to be used against him, he and Robin must then examine their many crime fighting innovations for clues. Superman ad. Secret Origins ad. Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder ad. 84 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #1
    Batman (2016 3rd Series) Annual 1

    Written by Tom King, Scott Snyder & Ray Fawkes, Paul Dini, Steve Orlando and Scott Bryan Wilson. Art by David Finch, Declan Shalvey, Neal Adams, Riley Rossmo and Bilquis Evely. Cover by David Finch. 'SILENT NIGHT'! A hush of winter snowfall has fallen over Gotham City…but a quiet night in this place is never truly quiet. Batman and his allies-and his many foes-stalk the streets in this icy showcase of top talent. 48 pages, full color. Rated T Cover price $4.99.

  • Issue #1
    Batman (2011 2nd Series) Annual 1
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    Night of the Owls Tie-in - (W) Scott Snyder, James Tynion IV. (A/CA) Jason Fabok. MR. FREEZE is introduced to The New 52! What is Mr. Freeze's relationship to the COURT OF OWLS? Is he an ally - or do they want him dead? 'NIGHT OF THE OWLS' continues here! Cover price $4.99.

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    Batman Legends of the Dark Knight (1991) Annual 1

    Dragging (literally) the burden that only he can bear, Batman must go further than ever before to find what lies at the heart of his destiny in "Duel." Written by Denny O'Neil. Art by Jim Aparo, Keith Giffen & Malcolm Jones III, Joe Quesada & Joe Rubinstein, Tom Lyle & Ty Templeton, James Blackburn & Michael Golden, Dan Spiegle. Cover by Mike Mignola. Cover price $3.95.

  • Issue #1
    Superman Batman (2003) Annual 1

    Written by Joe Kelly Art and Ed McGuinness, Ryan Ottley and Dexter Vines Cover by McGuinness & Vines Don't miss the slam-bang first-ever SUPERMAN/BATMAN ANNUAL, written by Joe Kelly (JLA, SUPERGIRL) with art by the superstar team of Ed McGuinness & Dexter Vines (SUPERMAN/BATMAN) and rising star Ryan Ottley (Invincible)! How did Superman and Batman discover each other's secret identities? Why was Deathstroke after Bruce Wayne on one of his earliest assignments? How do Ultraman and Owlman fit into this? And why are they all on a cruise into the Bermuda Triangle? The answers will shock and amaze in this far-out reimagining of one of the first meetings between the Man of Steel and the Caped Crusader! On sale October 18 ? 48 pg, FC, $3.99 US Cover price $3.99.

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    Batman Shadow of the Bat (1993) Annual 1

    The BLOODLINES Summer Annual crossover event continues from Superman The Man of Steel Annual (1992) #2. The people of Gotham City and the Dark Knight alike are stunned by a series of savage, meaningless murders. When the otherworldly parasites descend upon Gotham High School to quench their insatiable needs, they find little resistance; but one of the parasites inadvertently creates the New Blood character Joe Public, and comes face to face with both Batman and this new hero who can absorb powers and strength from others. BLOODLINES continues in Flash (1987 2nd Series) Annual #6. Written by Alan Grant, with art by Trevor Von Eeden and Dick Giordano. Cover by Brian Stelfreeze. New Format. Cover price $3.50.

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    Batman and Robin (2011 2nd Series) Annual 1

    (W) Peter J. Tomasi. (A) Ardian Syaf, Vicente Cifuentes. (CA) Andy Kubert Robin leads Batman on an unrelenting hunt across the globe for family secrets that promise to change them both forever. If you think you know Bruce Wayne...think again! Cover price $4.99.

  • Issue #1
    Batman Adventures (1992 1st Series) Annual 1
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    • Paper: White
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #1464934019
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    • Paper: White
    • Slab: Minor side edge crack
    • Label #0272898010
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($3.60) will be charged at checkout. It ships immediately from our office.
    • Paper: White
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #0958264004
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($2.88) will be charged at checkout. It ships immediately from our office.
    • Paper: White
    • Slab: Minor side edge cracks
    • Label #0268870006
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    Meet Roxy Rocket, a new villain facing Batman that forces him to recall times when some of his greatest foes including Harley Quinn, the Scarecrow and the Ventriloquist almost went straight. Written by Paul Dini, with art by Mike Parobeck, Bruce Timm, John Byrne, Klaus Janson, Dan DeCarlo, Matt Wagner and Rick Burchett. Cover by Timm. Cover price $2.95.

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    Batman and the Outsiders (1984) Annual 1

    While Batman is incapacitated, the team takes on the Force of July in "...Land Where Our Fathers Died...!" Script by Mike W. Barr, pencils by Jerome Moore, Alex Saviuk, Jan Duursema, Rick Hoberg, inks by Jim Aparo. Story takes place between BATO #13 and #14. Geo-Force gets a new costume. Frank Miller/Aparo cover. Cover price $1.25.

  • Issue #1A
    Batman Superman (2013 DC) Annual 1A

    (W) Greg Pak. (A) Jae Lee, Kenneth Rocafort, Philip Tan. (CA) Jae Lee. It's the first meeting of Supergirl and Red Hood, Steel and Supergirl and more as the competing Batman and Superman families must battle for the control of the missing Mongul's fortress! And at the heart of it, Batman and Superman deal with their grief over their fallen comrades. Cover price $5.99.

  • Issue #1B
    Batman Superman (2013 DC) Annual 1B
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    • Paper: White
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Variant Cover.
    • Label #0230554004

    Limited 1 for 25 Retailer Incentive Variant Cover. (W) Greg Pak. (A) Jae Lee, Kenneth Rocafort, Philip Tan. (CA) Ed Benes. It's the first meeting of Supergirl and Red Hood, Steel and Supergirl and more as the competing Batman and Superman families must battle for the control of the missing Mongul's fortress! And at the heart of it, Batman and Superman deal with their grief over their fallen comrades. Cover price $5.99.

  • Issue #1
    Batman and Robin Adventures (1996) Annual 1

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    It's the sensational comic-book sequel to Batman: Mask of the Phantasm, the hit animated Batman motion picture, by Emmy-winning producer/writer Paul Dini. A contract to kill Bruce Wayne brings back Andrea Beaumont, the tortured vigilante known as Phantasm, who must stop a lethal Far Eastern assassin and join Batman in finding out who issued the contract--a revelation that will surprise fans of The Adventures of Batman and Robin! Written by Paul Dini. Art by Ty Templeton, Dev Madan, Mike Parobeck, Brandon Kruse, Terry Austin and Rick Burchett. Cover by Ty Templeton. FC, 48 pg. Cover price $2.95.

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    Batman The Dark Knight (2011 2nd Series) Annual 1

    (W) Gregg Hurwitz (A) Szymon Kudranski (CA) Alex Maleev In 'Once Upon a Midnight Dreary' three of The Dark Knight's greatest foes unite in to tackle the threat of Batman head-on! Will the diabolical scheming of Scarecrow, Mad Hatter and The Penguin be too much for Batman to handle? Cover price $4.99.

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    Giant Batman Annual Replica Edition (1999) 1

    WRITTEN BY BILL FINGER, EDMOND HAMILTON AND VARIOUS; ART BY DICK SPRANG, SHELDON MOLDOFF, CHARLES PARIS, AND VARIOUS In stores June 2. One of the best-remembered Giants from the Silver Age is reprinted in a lovingly restored edition! Reprinting 1961's popular GIANT BATMAN ANNUAL #1, discover the "1,001 Secrets of Batman and Robin" in stories that include "The Strange Costumes of Batman," "Untold Tales of the Bat-Signal," "Origin of the Bat-Cave," "Batman's Electronic Crime-File," "Thrilling Escapes of Batman and Robin," "The Amazing Inventions of Batman," and more! For more information, see the feature article. FC, 80 PG.$4.95" Cover price $4.95.

  • Issue #1
    Batman Arkham Knight (2015) Annual 1

    Written by Peter J. Tomasi. Art by Stephen Segovia and Art Thibert. Cover by Andy Kubert. The Arkham Knight goes hunting for the Scarecrow, but what he finds instead is even more horrifying! Don't miss the story that's sure to have Arkham fans talking! 48 pages, full color. Rated T+ Cover price $4.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Batman Annuals HC (2009 DC Library) 1-1ST

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    Volume 1 - 1st printing. Collects BATMAN ANNUAL #1-3. Introduction by Michael Uslan. Written by Bill Finger, Edmond Hamilton, France Herron & David Vern Reed. Art by Lew Sayre Schwartz, Dick Sprang, Sheldon Moldoff, Charles Paris & Stan Kaye. Composite Cover. Some of the greatest Batman tales from the 1940s and '50s are collected in this new hardcover! Collecting the classic Annual tales from 1961 and 1962, this can't-miss collection reveals the secrets of the Batcave, the Bat-Signal and more! Hardcover, 256 pages, full color. Cover price $39.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Batman Annuals HC (1960 UK Edition) 1-1ST

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    1st printing. 1962 Edition (not numbered, 3rd Batman UK Annual published by Atlas Publishing & Distributing). "Manhunt in Outer Space" featured. Contains British reprints primarily of Batman & Robin, Martian Manhunter, and Davy Crockett stories. Hardcover, 7 1/2-in. x 10 3/4-in., 156 pages, B&W