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  • Issue #1-1ST
    Absolute Batman The Killing Joke HC (2018 DC) The 30th Anniversary Edition 1-1ST Absolute Batman The Killing Joke HC (2018 DC) The 30th Anniversary Edition 1-1ST



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    1st printing. Written by Alan Moore and Brian Bolland. One of the most popular graphic novels of all time, this twisted tale of insanity and perseverance is presented as an Absolute Edition for the first time. Looking to prove that any man can be pushed past his breaking point to madness, the Joker attempts to drive Commissioner Gordon insane. Refusing to give up, Gordon struggles to maintain his sanity with the help of Batman in a desperate effort to best the madman. This edition collects BATMAN: THE KILLING JOKE with Bolland's reimagined colors and the original edition's colors, a story from BATMAN BLACK AND WHITE and Joker artwork from Bolland's long career with DC, including never-before-published artwork. Hardcover, 8 1/2-in. x 12 1/2-in., 96 pages, PC/PB&W.

    NOTE: Featuring the event that tragically changed Barbara Godon/Batgirl's (and future Oracle) life forever (At least until the New 52). - Odinson, Lone Star Comics Archivist Cover price $49.99.

  • Issue #714
    Action Comics (1938 DC) 714

    The Joker returns to Metropolis when a sleazy manufacturer creates a toy line based upon the Clown Prince of Crime. Written by David Michelinie, with art by Kieron Dwyer and Denis Rodier. Cover by Dwyer and Rodier. Miraweb Format. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #719
    Action Comics (1938 DC) 719

    Cover art by Kieron Dwyer and Denis Rodier. Hazard's Choice starring Superman, script by David Michelinie, pencils by Kieron Dwyer, inks by Denis Rodier; the Joker poisons Lois Lane, prompting Batman and Superman into action. 36 pgs. $1.95. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #770
    Action Comics (1938 DC) 770

    WRITTEN BY JOE KELLY; ART AND COVER BY KANO AND MARLO ALQUIZA An extra-sized issue concludes "Superman: Emperor ????????"! The battle is over and the obscenely powerful Emperor holds the upper hand. As evil wins and good faces ultimate defeat, is this the ultimate Bizarro ending? FC, 48 PG. Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #583
    Adventures of Superman (1987) 583

    WRITTEN BY J.M. DEMATTEIS; ART BY MIKE MILLER AND JOSÉ MARZAN, JR.; COVER BY KANO AND ANDY LANNING In stores August 16. Part 3 of "Superman: Emperor ????????"! Lois and Steel are in the Emperor's clutches and Superman is trying to bring another old friend back to life before he dies again himself. But things get even worse when this twisted world comes to a grisly end! For more information, see the feature article.FC, 32 PG. Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #597
    Adventures of Superman (1987) 597

    Joker Last Laugh, Pt. 13 of 33. WRITTEN BY JOE CASEY. ART BY DEREC AUCOIN. COVER BY TIM SALE. What's worse than having a crook in the Oval Office? How about a "Jokerized" crook? As President Lex Luthor blazes a trail of insanity across America, can Superman stop all the bombs and start loving the Baldie? FC, 32 PG. Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #14A
    Adventures of Superman (2013) 2nd Series 14A
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    1st printing - Written by Max Landis and Fabian Nicieza. Art by Jock and Phil Hester. Cover by Jock. The Joker's in town...and he wants to meet Superman! Plus, don't miss Clark Kent's babysitting adventures as he looks after none other than Sugar and Spike! 36 pages, full color. Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #3-1ST
    Adventures of Superman TPB (2014-2015 DC) 3-1ST

    Volume 3 - 1st printing. Collects Adventures of Superman (2013-2014) 2nd Series #11-17.

    Written by Jim Krueger, Peter Milligan, B. Clay Moore, Max Landis, Fabian Nicieza, Ron Marz, Joe Keatinge, Jerry Ordway, Steve Niles and Kelly Sue DeConnick. Art by Neil Edwards, Agustin Padilla, Gabriel Rodriguez, Jock, Phil Hester, Evan Shaner, Ming Doyle, Brent Schoonover, David Williams, Tula Lotay, Jason Shawn Alexander, Steve Rude, Matthew Dow Smith, Valentine De Landro, Scott Hanna and Al Gordon. Cover by Jon Bogdanove.

    This third volume of ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN continues to feature the best creators in comics and entertainment presenting their takes on the Man of Steel!

    Includes appearances by Toyman, Lobo, The Joker, Lex Luthor and more!

    Softcover, 224 pages, full color.

    Cover price $16.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Anarky TPB (2018 DC) The Complete Collection 1-1ST

    1st printing. Collects Anarky (1999 2nd Series) #1-8. Written by Alan Grant. Art and cover by Norm Breyfogle and Joe Rubinstein. Following the devastating earthquake that rocked Gotham City, Anarky becomes one of thousands of refugees streaming out of the ruined city. On the hunt to find his missing parents, Anarky must confront the possibility that his biological father is none other than the Joker! Softcover, 200 pages, full color. Cover price $19.99.

  • Issue #2-1ST
    Batgirl TPB (2016 DC) Cassandra Cain as Batgirl 2-1ST

    Volume 2 - 1st printing. "To the Death!" Collects Batgirl (2000-2006 1st Series) #13-25.

    Written by Kelley Puckett and Chuck Dixon. Art by Damion Scott, Robert Campanell, and John Lowe.

    In this new, action-packed volume starring Cassandra Cain, Batgirl faces The Joker! But the Clown Prince of Crime gets the last laugh when Cassandra and Spoiler must face a "jokerized" Shadow Thief. Then, can Batgirl stop a young boy's father from making a lethal mistake? And just who are the mysterious agents that are after our heroine?

    Softcover, 320 pages, full color.

    Cover price $19.99.

  • Issue #3-1ST
    Batgirl TPB (2016 DC) Cassandra Cain as Batgirl 3-1ST

    Volume 3 - 1st printing. "Point Blank!" Collects Batgirl (2000-2006 1st Series) #26-37.

    Written by Kelley Puckett and Chuck Dixon. Art by VINCE GIARRANO, JESSE DELPERDANG, PHIL NOTO, ROBERT CAMPANELLA, KLAUS JANSON, WADE VON GRAWBADGER, and DAMION SCOTT. Cover by Damion Scott and Robert Campanella.

    Batgirl faces the Joker, who gets the "Last Laugh" when Cassandra and guest-star Spoiler must also defeat a "jokerized" Shadow Thief. Then, can Batgirl stop the father of a young boy from making a lethal mistake? And just who are the mysterious agents that are after our heroine?

    Softcover, 288 pages, full color.

    Cover price $19.99.

  • Issue #3A
    Batman '66 (2013 DC) 3A
    Published Nov 2013 by DC.

    Cover by Michael Allred. (W) Jeff Parker. (A) Joe Quinones, Sandy Jarrell. To protect his beloved Gotham City, The Batman is forced to release his deadliest enemy...THE JOKER! Will Batman be able to put the genie back in the bottle? Who does The Joker have working with him on the outside? Why does Robin have to ride in a sidecar on the Batcycle? BATMAN '66 rolls into high gear with mystery and mayhem! Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #11A
    Batman '66 (2013 DC) 11A
    Published Jul 2014 by DC.

    Written by Jeff Parker. Art and Cover by Jonathan Case. This one has it all! The Joker, Catwoman, and a cameo by just about every Bat-villain ever. No wonder Batman and Robin need Batgirl to help! Jonathan Case, the artist who launched BATMAN '66, returns to illustrate this epic full-length story. 36 pages, full color. Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #20
    Batman '66 (2013 DC) 20
    Published Apr 2015 by DC.

    Written by Rob Williams. Art by Ruben Procopio. Cover by Michael and Laura Allred. Gotham City has a new hero in town: Joker Man! Can it be? Has the Clown Prince of Crime now become a comedic crimefighter? This new Joker seems to be sincere about lassoing the lawless by rounding up all the criminals, including some of his former allies! In fact, he's so good at it that the citizenry wonders if they still need Batman and Robin at all! 28 pages, full color. All Ages Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #25
    Batman '66 (2013 DC) 25

    Written by Jeff Parker and Gabe Soria. Art by Lukas Ketner and Ty Templeton. Cover by Michael Allred. Driven mad by the Clown Prince of Crime's 'Joker Wave,' The Joker's former prison doctor enters the Caped Crusader's Rogues Gallery as The Harlequin! Then, a team of Batman's greatest enemies takes over an advertising agency to create a new public image for themselves. But the agency has a new temp working for them…none other than Barbara Gordon, young daughter of Gotham City's police commissioner! 28 pages, full color. All Ages Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Batman '66 Meets the Green Hornet HC (2015 DC/Dynamite) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Collects Batman '66 Meets Green Hornet (2014) #1-6. Written by Kevin Smith and Ralph Garman. Art by Ty Templeton. Cover by Alex Ross. Superstar filmmaker Kevin Smith and actor/comedian Ralph Garman reunite Batman, The Green Hornet, Robin and Kato! But what could force these rivals to join forces? How about the deadly team of General Gumm and The Joker! Don't miss this hardcover collecting the 6-issue miniseries. Co-published with Dynamite. Hardcover, 144 pages, full color. Cover price $22.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Batman '66 Meets the Green Hornet TPB (2015 DC/Dynamite) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Collects Batman '66 Meets Green Hornet (2014) #1-6. Written by Kevin Smith and Ralph Garman. Art by Ty Templeton. Cover by Alex Ross. Superstar filmmaker Kevin Smith and actor/comedian Ralph Garman reunite Batman, The Green Hornet, Robin and Kato! But what could force these rivals to join forces? How about the deadly team of General Gumm and The Joker! Don't miss this hardcover collecting the 6-issue miniseries. Co-published with Dynamite. Softcover, 144 pages, full color. Cover price $14.99.

  • Issue #3-1ST
    Batman '66 TPB (2014-2016 DC) 3-1ST
    Published Dec 2015 by DC.

    Volume 3 - 1st printing. Collects Batman '66 (2013 DC) #11-16.

    Written by Jeff Parker, Art Baltazar, and Franco and Gabe Soria. Art by Jonathan Case, Dario Brizuela, Ted Naifeh, Dean Haspiel, Paul Rivoche, Craig Rousseau, Wilfredo Torres and Brent Schoonover. Cover by Michael Allred.

    In this third BATMAN '66 collection, The Dynamic Duo face The Joker, The Penguin, the Queen of Diamonds and a Bat-Robot of their own making...that may put Batman and Robin out of a job!

    Softcover, 168 pages, full color.

    Cover price $14.99.

  • Issue #1
    Batman (1940) 1
    Published Apr 1940 by DC.
    • Moderate professional restoration
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Restoration includes: color touch, pieces added, tear seals, cover cleaned, reinforced. (bottom edge trimmed.) Trimmed.
    • Label #1218922001
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    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • INCOMPLETE. 9th wrap only.
    • Label #1036216003
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    • Trimmed
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • BACK COVER ONLY. ALL 4 EDGES TRIMMED.
    • Label #1363275002

    Cover by Bob Kane. Reprints the origin of Batman from Detective Comics #33 with splash page from #34 by Bob Kane. "The Legend of the Batman - Who He Is and How He Came to Be!", script by Bill Finger, pencils by Bob Kane, inks by Bob Kane and Sheldon Moldoff (backgrounds); Bruce Wayne's parents are murdered by a cheap crook, and young Bruce vows to avenge their deaths by warring on all criminals. First appearance of the Joker in "The Joker," script by Bill Finger, art by Bob Kane and Jerry Robinson; Batman faces a new criminal who succeeds in killing famous men and stealing their prized possessions, leaving them all with "a smile" on their face! "The Giants of Hugo Strange," script by Bill Finger, pencils by Bob Kane, inks by Bob Kane (signed) and Jerry Robinson (backgrounds); The Batman faces an arch criminal who has invented a serum to create a race of giant monsters, and nearly becomes one of them himself! "Strictly Publicity" text story by Guy Monroe. Biography of Batman creator Bob Kane, with photo. First appearance of the Cat (destined to become Catwoman), the first villainess in comic books, in "The Cat," script by Bill Finger, art by Bob Kane; Batman and Robin take a trip aboard an exclusive yacht in order to prevent the theft of the Travers necklace at the hands of the Cat! "Two Aces" text story by George Shute, art by Raymond Perry. Ginger Snap two-page story by Bob Kane (as Ted Raye). "The Joker Returns," script by Bill Finger, pencils by Bob Kane, inks by Bob Kane and Jerry Robinson (backgrounds); The Joker escapes from prison to continue his rampage of death and to steal the famed Cleopatra necklace and Fire Ruby. Detective Comics ad. First Batman and Robin pin-up on the back cover. All stories in this issue consist of reprint material drawn from previous issues of Detective Comics. 68 pgs., full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #11
    Batman (1940) 11
    Published Jun 1942 by DC.
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    • Conserved
    • Paper: Off white
    • Professional Conservation includes: cover and centerfold reinforced, spine splits sealed, tear seals to cover.
    • Label #985920-001
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    • CGC Qualified
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Cover married. (Tape on interior.)
    • Label #1242608001
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    • CGC Qualified
    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • 1st-6th, 11th and 13th wrap married. (Cover detached. Staples removed. Tape on cover and interior cover. 11th and 13th wrap completely split)
    • Label #2018648002
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    • Paper: Slightly britle
    • Slab: Scuffing to inner well of case
    • Label #1344631001
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    • Trimmed
    • INCOMPLETE, MARRIED, TRIMMED. Pages missing, affects art and story. Several pages married from different copies, some pages roughly trimmed.
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    Cover pencils by Fred Ray, inks by Jerry Robinson. "The Joker's Advertising Campaign," script by Bill Finger, pencils by Bob Kane, inks by Jerry Robinson and George Roussos (backgrounds); The Joker escapes from prison and places ads each day in the newspaper to advertize to Batman and Robin his latest criminal pursuit. 1-page Clancy the Cop story by Henry Boltinoff. "Payment In Full," script by Bill Finger, pencils by Bob Kane, inks by Jerry Robinson and George Roussos (backgrounds); Batman discovers that the D.A. faces one of the most difficult decisions of his life: to persecute and send to the chair a criminal who once saved his life. "Bandits In Toyland!", script by Edmond Hamilton, pencils by Bob Kane, inks by Jerry Robinson and George Roussos (backgrounds); Bruce Wayne is called to immediate jury duty and discovers that the defendant has been framed. "All the Angles" text story by Edgar Wilton. "Four Birds of a Feather!", script by Bill Finger, pencils by Bob Kane, inks by Jerry Robinson and George Roussos (backgrounds); The Penguin joins in a financial enterprise with some "old friends" of his to open a night club called The Bird House in Florida.... with gambling as the real racket. 68 pgs., full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #23
    Batman (1940) 23
    Published Jul 1944 by DC.
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    • Tape on cover, interior cover and interior.
    • Label #1242609003

    Cover by Dick Sprang. "The Upside Down Crimes!", script by Bill Finger, pencils by Dick Sprang (as Bob Kane), inks by Gene McDonald; Batman and Robin must stop the Joker's mad schemes, as he commits several "upside down crimes" that leave the Caped Crusaders literally standing on their heads. 1-page Life's Little Laffs story by Ray Houlihan. "Damsel in Distress!", script by Don Cameron, art by Dick Sprang (as Bob Kane); Dick's crush on a girl leads him and the Batman into a case involving kidnapping and murder. 1-page Handy Andy story by Jack Farr. "Borrowed Butler!", art by Jerry Robinson (as Bob Kane); Bruce hires out Alfred to a neighbor who is having week-end guests, and whose butler is sick. "Accidents Will Happen" text story by Tod Lowry. "Pelt Plunderers!", script by Bill Finger, art by Dick Sprang (as Bob Kane); Batman and Robin head up into the frozen north to assist the Royal Canadian Mounted Police stop a gang of thieves who plunder beaver pelts trapped by locals and who then sell them for big profits, which they plan to spend back in the States. 52 pgs., full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #37
    Batman (1940) 37
    Published Nov 1946 by DC.
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    • Paper: Off white
    • Slab: Other - see grading notes
    • Scratches and scuffing on front of case.
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    • Paper: Off white
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    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Tape on interior cover.
    • Label #1279044005
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    • 4 1/2" cumulative spine split, centerfold detached.Interior tearing/corners missing, does not affect art or story.
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    • Missing title.

    Cover by Jerry Robinson. "Calling Dr. Batman!", art by Jerry Robinson (as Bob Kane); Dr. King tries out his new radiotherapy machine on patient Jerry Marshall, and, while it is successful, its ray negatively affects a hospital worker, Lou Darrell, but not for the better. 1-page Casey the Cop story by Henry Boltinoff. "Hollywood Hoax!", art by Jerry Robinson; A group of criminals plan to steal an unreleased as yet film "Heart's Desire" from the movie set of "Crime Doesn't Pay", where Batman and Robin are in attendance to film a sequence. "Killing Doesn't Pay" text story by Al Singer. "The Joker Follows Suit!", art by Jerry Robinson; The Joker institutes a mad scheme to use the very symbols of Batman: the Bat-Signal, Batmobile and Batplane, against the Dark Knight detective that he calls "Make Crime Pay the Joker Way!" 52 pgs., full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #40
    Batman (1940) 40
    Published May 1947 by DC.
    • Staples added (not manufacturing). 1-1/2" cumulative spine split.

    Cover pencils by Jack Burnley, inks by Charles Paris. "The 13 Club!", script by Bill Finger, pencils by Dick Sprang, inks by Gene McDonald; Batman joins the 13 Club, an outfit that disproves superstitions, to stop the Joker. "The Case of Batman II," pencils by Dick Sprang, inks by Gene McDonald; Robin and Alfred enlist a gymnast named Bill Randall to become Batman after Bruce Wayne dies. "Melody of Murder" text story by Tom Neill. 2-page Prof. Pipp story by Jack Farr. "The Grand Opera Murders!", pencils by Dick Sprang, inks by Gene McDonald; Batman and Robin see an accident at the opera that kills two actors; they investigate because it might be a crime. 52 pgs., full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #44
    Batman (1940) 44
    Published Jan 1948 by DC.
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: Other - see grading notes
    • Minor side edge crack, scuffing to inner well.
    • Label #1968753001

    Cover pencils by Jim Mooney, inks by Charles Paris. "Gamble With Doom!", art by Jim Mooney (as Bob Kane); The Joker becomes passionate about gambling, but ordinary stakes won't satisfy him; The stakes with death to the loser involves Batman and Robin. "Born For Adventure!", script by Bill Finger, art by Jim Mooney; Batman and Robin team with an archeologist to track an international thief called the Globetrotter, who has come to Gotham City. "Strange Territory" text story by M. G. Pattington. "The First American Detective!", art by Jim Mooney; To solve the mystery surrounding his ancestor Silas Wayne, Bruce Wayne has Professor Nichols send him into the past; When Batman and Robin arrive in 1787, they stop a gang of highwaymen and encounter Franklin, who frees them. 52 pgs., full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #49
    Batman (1940) 49
    Published Nov 1948 by DC.
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    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Slab: Other - see grading notes
    • Centerfold missing, affects story. Tape on cover & interior cover. INCOMPLETE. 1.5" crack to bottom edge of slab.
    • Label #2033399001

    Cover pencils by Bob Kane, inks by Charles Paris. 1st appearance Mad Hatter and Vicki Vale in "The Scoop of the Century!", script by Bill Finger, pencils by Bob Kane (Batman and Robin figures only) and Lew Sayre Schwartz, inks by Charles Paris; The Mad Hatter tries numerous robberies while Vicki Vale attempts to prove Batman and Bruce Wayne are the same person. The Prison Doctor!, script by Bill Finger, art by Jim Mooney; A prison doctor must face a trial for his egregious actions. One-page Jerry the Jitterbug story by Henry Boltinoff. The Unknown Rays text story by Joe Samachson (as William Morrison, art by Raymond Perry. Batman's Arabian Nights!, pencils by Bob Kane, inks by Charles Paris; Spotting what they think is the Joker's face on an ancient rug, Batman and Robin are sent into Arabia of the past where they meet the Crier, who uses tears, not laughter, to steal from the people of his day. One-page Ozzie story by Phil Berube. One-page Tootsie Roll ad, "Captain Tootsie Traps Killer Bear With Invisible Light" with art by C.C. Beck and Pete Costanza. 52 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #52
    Batman (1940) 52
    Published May 1949 by DC.
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Label #1100813007
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    • Remaindered copy. Spine completely split and attached to interior with tape.
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    • Remaindered copy. Interior is complete. Majority of remaining spine is split.

    Cover by Win Mortimer. The Man With the Automatic Brain!:, script by Bill Finger, pencils by Bob Kane (Batman and Robin figures only) and Lew Sayre Schwartz, inks by Charles Paris; The Thinker, using a machine he created, pretends to discover Batmans secret identity; To prevent The Thinker from achieving his goal, Bruce stages his death with Alfred's help; Vicki Vale takes a picture of Alfred tossing a dummy of Bruce into the ocean; Alfred is taken to prison for the murder of Wayne. Batman and the Vikings!, pencils by Bob Kane, inks by Charles Paris; When Bruce and Dick visit the Gotham City museum, they note an image of a Viking that looks like Bruce Wayne.....and who is labeled a coward, so they visit Carter Nichols to go back in time to discover the truth. Untitled two-page Peg story by Henry Boltinoff. Fearless Wise Man text story, art by Raymond Perry. Cartoon Flips Starring Batman activity page by Martin Naydel. The Happy Victims!, script by Bill Finger, pencils by Bob Kane (Batman and Robin figures only) and Lew Sayre Schwartz, inks by Charles Paris; The Joker blackmails people into setting up fake robberies; The robberies stop when he tries to blackmail Bruce Wayne. 52 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #55
    Batman (1940) 55
    Published Nov 1949 by DC.
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: Minor side edge cracks
    • Label #1554965001

    Cover pencils by Dick Sprang, inks by Charles Paris. The Case of the 48 Jokers!, script by Bill Finger, pencils by Dick Sprang, inks by Stan Kaye; The Joker starts his own criminal school; He prepares thugs from 48 States to become part of a large network of criminals; Batman and Robin learn of the cross-country crimes and confront the Joker in his base of operations. Bruce Wayne, Rookie Policeman!, pencils by Bob Kane, inks by Charles Paris; Bruce Wayne agrees to carry on the honorable work of a dying policeman; He becomes a member of the Gotham City Police Department, but his duties create conflict with his work as Batman. One-page Fluffy story by Phil Berube. Stay in School -- Give Yourself a Chance public service announcement starring Buzzy, script by Jack Schiff, art by Bob Oksner. It's Your Future text story, art by Raymond Perry. Half-page Casey the Cop story by Henry Boltinoff. The Bandit of the Bells!, pencils by Bob Kane and Charles Paris, inks by Charles Paris; Batman and Robin must prevent the crimes of Gong, controls every kind of bell; When he steals a particularly valuable bell, Batman investigates. 52 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #66
    Batman (1940) 66
    Published Sep 1951 by DC.
    • Paper: Off white
    • Label #1100823017
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    • Paper: White
    • Label #1283759001
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    • Tape on interior front cover.
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Label #0236698002

    Cover pencils by Dick Sprang, inks by Charles Paris. "The Joker's Comedy of Errors!", script by Bill Finger, pencils by Bob Kane (Batman and Robin figures only) and Lew Sayre Schwartz, inks by Charles Paris; The Joker is obsessed with recreating some of historys most famous blunders; He tries to force Batman into making mistakes. -page Casey the Cop story by Henry Boltinoff. "The Movie Stars Who Died Twice!", script by Bill Finger, pencils by Dick Sprang, inks by Charles Paris; Batman and Robin investigate the case of film stars who start dying in the same way as their respective characters died in the movies. One-page Tootsie Roll ad, "Captain Tootsie and his Vacation-Time Pals" by Bill Schreiber. One-page Jerry the Jitterbug story by Henry Boltinoff. Script Sleuths article by Barbara Fairbanks, art by Raymond Perry. Half-page Casey the Cop story by Henry Boltinoff. "Batman II and Robin, Junior!", script by Bill Finger, pencils by Bob Kane (Batman and Robin figures only) and Lew Sayre Schwartz, inks by Charles Paris; Robin becomes disobeys Batman's orders; He is saved by the Dark Knight, and once they're back at the Batcave, Bruce scolds Robin for disobeying him. Sweet Land of Liberty public service announcement starring Peter Porkchops, script by Jack Schiff, art by Otto Feuer. One-page Tootsie Roll ad, "Captain Tootsie and his Vacation-Time Pals" by Bill Schreiber. 52 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #73
    Batman (1940) 73
    Published Nov 1952 by DC.
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Label #1100813018
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Label #1497320017
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Label #1969261002
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    • RESTORATION. Amateur piece fill. Minor color touch. Includes reproduction back cover (attached). Interior is complete. Full length spine split.

    Cover pencils by Dick Sprang, inks by Charles Paris. What Do You Know about Other People? public service announcement with Binky, script by Jack Schiff, art by Win Mortimer. "Guns For Hire!", pencils by Dick Sprang, inks by Charles Paris; Gotham City criminals have developed a new method of commiting crimes with rented firearms; Batman and Robin start investigating the case without success until Bruce disguises himself as a criminal. Half-page Casey the Cop story by Henry Boltinoff. "Vicki Vale's Secret!", script by David Vern, pencils by Bob Kane (Batman and Robin figures only) and Lew Sayre Schwartz, inks by Charles Paris; Vicki Vale goes to Wayne Manor, desperately looking for help; She explains that she has brought doom upon herself, but passes out before saying anything else; Bruce and Dick leave her with Alfred while they investigate at Vicki's house as Batman and Robin. One-page Varsity Vic story by Henry Boltinoff. Finger Print Forgeries article by Jack Miller. "The Joker's Utility Belt!", script by David Vern, pencils by Dick Sprang (as Bob Kane), inks by Charles Paris; When the Joker's seemingly easy capture of the Caped Crusaders goes terribly wrong when Batman springs a surprise on him using his utility belt, the Crime Clown decides to outdo the Batman with his own utility belt! One-page Professor Eureka story by Henry Boltinoff. 44 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #136
    Batman (1940) 136
    Tags: Batman, Joker
    Published Dec 1960 by DC.
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    • Staple rust. Rust migration.
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    • Cover detached. 3" cumulative spine split. Staple rust. Tape and glue spots on spine.

    Cover by Sheldon Moldoff. "The Case of the Crazy Crimes," script by Bill Finger, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; To have "some fun," Bat-Mite creates a series of imaginary villains for the Batman to overcome. The Batman Whirly-Word Game puzzle page. Children of Tomorrow! public service announcement, script by Jack Schiff, art by Bernard Baily. "The Town that Hated Batman," script by Bill Finger, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; Batman visits an old mining town seeking a criminal, but when he begins asking questions about the man, the people become hostile toward the Caped Crusader. One-page Warden Willis story by Henry Boltinoff. "The Challenge of the Joker," script by Bill Finger, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; Batman faces the Joker, who, this time, uses the four basic elements to commit his crimes. One-page Strange Old Laws story by Henry Boltinoff. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #145
    Batman (1940) 145
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    Cover by Sheldon Moldoff. "Hunt for Mr. 50," script by Bill Finger, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; The Dynamic Duo trace a smuggling ring to Hawaii and travel there to confront them in order to locate the ring leader. Half-page Lefty Looie story by Henry Boltinoff. "The Tiniest Villain in the World," script by Bill Finger, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; When the Caped Crusader learns that Joe Burr has kidnapped a noted inventor of a shrinking machine, Batman deliberately shrinks himself to miniature size to capture the villain. Let Science Serve You! public service announcement. "The Son of the Joker," script by Bill Finger, art by Sheldon Moldoff (as Bob Kane); In this imaginary story, penned by Alfred, trusted butler of Bruce Wayne, the Second Batman and Robin team run up against the Son of the Joker, who is using the tricks of the trade once used by his father! Full-page ads for Batman Annual 2 and Superman Annual 4. Statement of ownership; 485,000 average sales. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #148
    Batman (1940) 148
    Tags: Batman, Joker
    Published Jun 1962 by DC.
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    • Interior is complete. Full length spine split. Cover detached, masking tape along spine that is cracking away from the rest of the cover. Spine damage to a few wraps.

    Cover by Sheldon Moldoff. "The Alien Force Twins," script by Jerry Coleman, art by Jim Mooney; Alien bandits create electrical twins of Batman and Robin to fend them off when the Caped Crusaders attempt to enter a strange city that appears out of nowhere. Your Pass to New Worlds! public service announcement about libraries, script by Jack Schiff, art by Sheldon Moldoff. Half-page Lefty Looie story by Henry Boltinoff. "The Boy Who Was Robin," script by Bill Finger, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; A young cousin of Bruce's wreaks havoc by pretending to be Robin, even going so far as to hiring a crook/actor to play the role of Batman! Half-page Casey the Cop story by Henry Boltinoff. A letter from Tom Fagan of Rutland, Vermont about the Rutland Halloween Parade and its Batman float. "The Joker's Greatest Triumph," script by Bill Finger, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; The Joker unmasks Batman but doesn't reveal his identity. Later, he unmasks the Caped Crusader again, only to reveal a robot beneath the cowl. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #159
    Batman (1940) 159
    Tags: Batman, Joker
    Published Nov 1963 by DC.
    • 3" Cumulative spine split. Cover detached at one staple.
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Label #1488637018

    Cover art by Sheldon Moldoff. Your United Nations at Work public service announcement. "The Great Clayface - Joker Feud," script by Bill Finger, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; After escaping from prison, Matt Hagen finds a way to synthesize the liquid that turns him into Clayface, and once more takes up crime; The Joker, meanwhile, objects to Clayface getting all the headlines, so he starts a feud with Clayface. True Crime Laffs humor/nonfiction page by Henry Boltinoff. "The Boyhood of Bruce Wayne Jr.," script by Bill Finger, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; Robin II takes after his father and is able to help Batman by discovering the secret escape method employed by the Green Owl Gang. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #163
    Batman (1940) 163
    Tags: Batman, Joker
    Published May 1964 by DC.
    • 2 3/4" Cumulative spine split through cover and all wraps. Centerfold detached at one staple.
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    Cover art by Sheldon Moldoff. "Bat-Girl--Batwoman II!", script by Bill Finger, pencils by Chic Stone, inks by Charles Paris; Betty returns to Gotham City and adopts the guise of Batwoman II; With Batman and Robin II both out of town, the original Batman must go into action and gets captured in the process; When Batwoman II saves him, she learns his secret identity in the process. "The Joker Jury!", script by Bill Finger, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; The Joker begins a crime wave using the city's various departments as his theme; When the Caped Crusaders head out to battle the Crime Clown, they are captured and put on trial by the Joker. Names Do Hurt! public service announcement, art by Sheldon Moldoff. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #176
    Batman (1940) 176
    Tags: Batman, Joker
    Published Nov 1965 by DC.

    Reprints, 80-page giant. Cover pencils by Dick Sprang, Sheldon Moldoff, and Curt Swan, inks by Charles Paris and George Klein. "The Parasols of Plunder" (from Batman # 70) starring Batman and Penguin, script by Bill Woolfolk, pencils by Bob Kane and Lew Schwartz, inks by Charles Paris; The Penguin is released from prison on parole, providing he gives up anything having to do with birds; So he takes up an umbrella business. Builders of the Future! public service announcement about the importance of UNESCO funding in building schools in Africa, art by Sheldon Moldoff. "The Fox, The Shark, and the Vulture" (from Detective 253) starring Batman, script by Dave Wood, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; A weird trio hijacks artifacts from a world tour of historical artifacts exhibit; A sharp witted Batman figures out the trio's lair and overcomes them . "The Ice Crimes of Mr. Zero" (from Batman 121) starring Batman and Mr. Zero (later Mr. Freeze), script by Dave Wood, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; A scientist accidentally falls victim to the effects of an experiment, making him a virtual "human icicle," a foe who puts the chill on Batman and Robin. A complete Sunday newspaper syndicated story (8 pages) from April-June, 1946, Catwoman, Princess of Plunder!, script by Alvin Schwartz, pencils by Jack Burnley and Fred Ray, inks by Win Mortimer. Cap's Hobby Center activity page by Henry Boltinoff. "The Caveman at Large" (from Batman 102), script by Bill Finger, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; A freak accident causes a great character actor to assume the character's persona he is dressed up to portray: a caveman! "The Challenge of the Calendar Man (from Detective 259), script by Bill Finger, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; A new criminal, in trying to make a name for himself, challenges Batman to a duel of wits with all of his crimes being based on the "five" seasons. "The Joker's Utilty Belt" (from Batman 73), script by David Vern pencils by Dick Sprang, inks by Charles Paris; When the Joker's seemingly easy capture of the Caped Crusaders goes terribly wrong when Batman springs a surprise on him using his utility belt, the Crime Clown decides to outdo the Batman with his own utility belt! 80 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #186
    Batman (1940) 186
    Tags: Batman, Joker
    Published Nov 1966 by DC.
    • Oxidation. Chipping.
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    • Staple rust. Rust migration.
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    Cover by Murphy Anderson. "The Joker's Original Robberies!", script by John Broome, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff (as Bob Kane), inks by Joe Giella; The Joker returns to haunt the Caped Crusaders, this time with a new member added to his gang: Gaggy, who makes the Joker laugh, which then inspires the Clown Prince of Crime with new crime ideas. Lost--A Free Education! public service announcement with Binky, art by Bob Oksner. Cap's Hobby Hints activity half-page by Henry Boltinoff. Letter from future comics writer Mike Friedrich. "Commissioner Gordon's Death-Threat!", script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff (as Bob Kane), inks by Joe Giella; Batman receives a call from Commissioner Gordon, informing him that Fred Purley (whom Gordon helped jail) has been paroled, and has made threats against the Commissioner; The Caped Crusader heads out to protect Gordon, not realizing that Gordon has been kidnapped and Purley has set a trap awaiting Batman. Letter to the editor from comics writer Mike Friedrich. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #187
    Batman (1940) 187
    Published Dec 1966 by DC.
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: Other - see grading notes
    • Piece of debris trapped between inner well and outer slab.
    • Label #0917691003
    • Water damage.
    • 3/4" spine split from base of comic.
    • 1/2" cumulative spine split.
    • 1 1/2" spine split from bottom of comic.
    • 2" spine split from base.
    • 2 3/4" Cumulative spine split.
    • 1 1/2" Spine split from base of comic.
    • 1.5" spine split from bottom. Water damage. Mold
    Auction opens October 7
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Label #1263450001
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    Reprints, 80-page giant. Cover pencils by Win Mortimer and Curt Swan, inks by Win Mortimer and Stan Kaye. "Batman's First Case" (from Detective # 265), script by Bill Finger, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; The sudden appearance of a new criminal basing his crime on time jogs Batman's memory into remembering that this criminal was his very first case after his parents were killed, and if the Clock has his way, the current case against him will be the Caped Crusader's last! "Phantom Eye of Gotham City" (from Detective 192), pencils by Bob Kane, inks by Charles Paris; As vicious criminal creates a means to televise crimes as they happen and making the Dynamic Duo look like they are inept. "The Last Days of Batman" (from Batman 125), script by Bill Finger, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; Carter Nichols sends the Dynamic Duo back to ancient Venice to gather evidence in a case, but only Batman returns, while Robin is shifted to Gotham City a few days into the future, where he discovers a new criminal will kill Batman. "Peril at Playland Isle" (from Detective 264), script by Bill Finger, pencils by Dick Sprang, inks by Charles Paris; When the wealthy builder of a new amusement park is killed, Batman and Robin nearly lose their lives tracking down the real killer. "The Batman of Tomorrow" (from Detective 216), script by Edmond Hamilton, pencils by Dick Sprang, inks by Charles Paris; When Bruce Wayne injures his arm, to keep Vicki from discovering that Batman has the same problem, the Caped Crusader seeks out the Batman of the Future to step in for him...almost with disastrous results! "The Ballad of Batman!" (from Batman 95), script by Edmond Hamilton, pencils by Dick Sprang, inks by Charles Paris; A balladeer comes to Gotham City to sing the praises of Batman in verse, but it backfires when his songs tip off crooks wanting to commit crimes. Cap's Hobby Hints activity half-page by Henry Boltinoff. A complete Batman newspaper syndicated story reprint featuring the Joker (7 pages) from Oct.-Dec. 1946. 80 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #198
    Batman (1940) 198
    Published Jan 1968 by DC.
    • 1" spine split from bottom.
    • 1" spine split from the bottom.
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Label #1445063008

    Reprints, 80-page giant. Cover pencils by Carmine Infantino and Bob Kane, inks by Murphy Anderson and Charles Paris. The Joker, Catwoman, and the Penguin appear in this all-villain special. "The Origin of the Batman" (from Batman 47 in 1948), script by Bill Finger, pencils by Bob Kane, inks by Charles Paris; Batman tracks down the killers of his mother and father. "The Jungle Cat-Queen" (from Detective 211 in 1954), script by Edmond Hamilton, pencils by Dick Sprang, inks by Charles Paris; Catwoman steals a diamond shipment and is tracked by Batman and Robin to a tropical jungle island; Once there, they find that she is working with diamond miners. "The Web of the Spinner" (from Batman 129 in 1960), script by Bill Finger, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; While Batman and Robin are tracking a criminal called the Spinner, Batwoman is checking out a mystic, whom she believes is running a scam operation. "The Man of 1,000 Umbrellas" (a complete 5-page Sunday newspaper syndicated strip from 1946), script by Alvin Schwartz, pencils by Jack Burnley, inks by Charles Paris. "The Crimes of Batman" (from World's Finest 61 in 1952), script by David Vern, pencils by Bob Kane and Lew Sayre Schwartz, inks by Charles Paris; Batman and Robin vs. the Joker. "The Menace of False Face" (from Batman 113 in 1958), pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; Batman discovers that False Face has impersonated a wealthy uranium tycoon named P.S. Smithington, and, as Smithington, he has robbed a local Gotham City jewelry store, framing the true Smithington for the crime. "The Bandit of the Bells" (from Batman 55 in 1949), pencils by Bob Kane and Charles Paris, inks by Charles Paris; Batman and Robin vs. The Gong. Bill and His Family humor half-page by Henry Boltinoff. Cap's Hobby Hints activity half-page by Henry Boltinoff. 80 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #200
    Batman (1940) 200
    • Restored (see item notes)
    • RESTORATION. Slight color touch.
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    • Paper: Off white
    • Slab: Other - see grading notes
    • Minor side edge cracks, scuffing to inner well and scratching to front of slab.
    • Label #0700350019
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Label #1571256018
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    • Cover oxidation, cover detached at one staple.
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    Cover art by Neal Adams (first work on this title) and various (background). "The Man Who Radiated Fear!" starring Batman and Robin (with Joker and Penguin cameos), script by Mike Friedrich, pencils by Chic Stone (ghosting for Bob Kane), inks by Joe Giella.; When the Scarecrow perfects a fear-radiated pill and uses it on the Caped Crusaders, the duo are unable to continue their war on crime until Alfred enters the picture; Then the Caped Crusaders head out and capture several of their foes, each one having a clue on their persons which lead them to the Scarecrow. "The Bat-Man," script by Bill Finger, art by Bob Kane; reprint of first page of first Batman story. The Batman says: public service announcement, script by Whitney Ellsworth, art by Jack Burnley. One-page dialogue between comic writer Mike Friedrich and fan Biljo White. Statement of ownership--average print run 1,198,000; average paid circulation 805,700. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #251
    Batman (1940) 251
    Tags: Batman, Joker
    Published Sep 1973 by DC.
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: Other - see grading notes
    • Scuffing to inner well. Minor side edge crack.
    • Label #0106959004
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Label #1397022003
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    • Slab: Scuffing to inner well of case
    • Label #0157846017
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    • Paper: White
    • Label #0958217002
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Label #2058617003
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    • Label #1616235008
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Label #1568517006
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    • Light foxing.
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    • Cover detached.
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    • 3 1/4" Cumulative spine split.
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    • Incomplete: Pieces clipped, affects art and story. Cover detached.

    Cover art by Neal Adams. "The Joker's Five-Way Revenge!", script by Denny O'Neil, art by Neal Adams; The Joker has set himself free from the Mental Hospital for the Criminally Insane Batman had him incarcerated in, and he is out for blood; Before he was sent away, knowing that one member of his previous gang had ratted him out to the police, he had vowed to murder all five of them; And only the Batman is capable of stopping him; Despite Batman's best efforts, the Joker is able to finish off nearly all of his hit list; Batman is only alerted after the first murder, when a grinning corpse is found in the mud just outside of Gotham City, and he goes to each of the former members of the Joker's gang individually to try to protect them. Plop! comic book ad. Champion Sports comic book ad. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #260
    Batman (1940) 260
    Published Feb 1975 by DC.
    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • 3/4" Cumulative spine split.
    • 2" cumulative spine split.
    • 3-1/2" cumulative spine split.
    • 4 1/2" Cumulative spine split (taped).
    • Tear to front cover repaired with tape.

    Cover by Nick Cardy. "This Onell Kill You, Batman." 20 pages. Story by Denny ONeil. Pencils by Irv Novick. Inks by Dick Giordano. The Joker douses Batman with a chemical that causes him to laugh uncontrollably. Now Batman must come up with a way to counteract it before the Harlequin of Hate causes him to die laughing. "The Grade A Crimes." 13 pages. Reprinted from Batman 16. Story by Ruth Lyons Kaufman. Pencils by Dick Sprang. Inks by Jack Burnley. Batman and Robin match wits with a gang of jewel thieves who specialize in before dawn robberies. "The Perfect Crime, Slightly Imperfect." 12 pages. Reprinted from Batman 181. Story by Gardner Fox. Pencils by Sheldon Moldoff (Ghosting for Bob Kane). Inks by Sid Greene. A mystery writer acquaintance of Batmans is kidnapped, only no one knows it because a double has replaced her. Only Batman picks up on the clue that gives the double away. Now he just has to save his friend. "The Case Without a Crime." 12 pages. Reprinted from Detective Comics 112. Story by Alvin Schwartz. Art by Win Mortimer. An innocent mistake leads Batman and Robin into a case where the only clue is a one dollar bill. "The Pearl of Peril." 4 pages. Reprinted from Batman 27. Art by Jerry Robinson. Alfred stars in a tale about a man who finds pearls in restaurant oysters. "The Riddlers Prison-Puzzle problem." 15 pages. Reprinted from Detective 377. Story by Gardner Fox. Pencils by Frank Springer. Inks by Sid Greene. To foil the Riddlers latest plan, Batman must get himself locked in the cell meant for the Prince of Puzzlers. 96 pages. Full color. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #286
    Batman (1940) 286
    Tags: Batman, Joker
    Published Apr 1977 by DC.
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    • Writing on mini-puzzle.

    Cover art by Jim Aparo. That Dirty Beach Hostess snack cakes ad with Aquaman. "The Joker's Playground of Peril!", script by Denny O'Neil, Julius Schwartz (plot assist), and E. Nelson Bridwell (plot assist), pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Bob Wiacek; The Joker breaks out of Arkham Asylum and shrinks and kills his psychiatrist with a strange liquid; Robin convenes with Batman and Commissioner Gordon beside the doll-sized corpse of Dr. Tugwell, who has written "RIP" in the sand beside him; Batman deduces the letters stand for Revelry In the Park, a costume charity carnival held in Paradise Playground, an amusement park, which he believes will be the site of the Joker's next crime. And Now... Still Another Message Of Untold Importance From Our Prolific Publisher!! article by Jenette Kahn. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.30.

  • Issue #291
    Batman (1940) 291
    Published Sep 1977 by DC.
    • Oxidation.
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    Cover art by Jim Aparo. The first installment of the "Who Killed Batman?" storyline: "Where Were You on the Night Batman Was Killed?: The Testimony of the Catwoman!", script by David Vern (as David V. Reed), pencils by John Calnan, inks by Tex Blaisdell; When word spreads throughout the underworld that Batman has been killed, several villains take credit for the deed; So the villain community sets up a trial to test the various claims, with Ra's al Ghul acting as judge and Two-Face acting as prosecutor; First up is the Catwoman; But Two-Face finds the technical error in Catwoman's story and she is dismissed. Letter from comics artist Adam Castro. Swamp Thing from the Beginning article by Jenette Kahn. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.35.

  • Issue #294
    Batman (1940) 294
    Published Dec 1977 by DC.
    Auction opens October 7
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: Scuffing on front of case
    • Label #2019373001
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Label #1497517005
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    • Paper: White
    • Newsstand Edition.
    • Label #02DAC9-001
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    Cover art by Jim Aparo. The fourth installment of the "Who Killed Batman?" storyline: "Where Were You on the Night Batman Was Killed?: The Testimony of the Joker!", script by David Vern (as David V. Reed), pencils by John Calnan, inks by Tex Blaisdell; The Joker testifies to the circumstances whereby he killed Batman, but when Two-Face demands that the Joker produce the photographic evidence he claims to have, a recess is called; After Two-Face leaves the court, he removes his disguise, revealing the Batman beneath; Having identified the real murderer, Batman confronts the Joker and sends him back to Arkham. Hostess snack cakes ad with the Penguin. Daily Planet Volume 77 Issue 36 by Bob Rozakis; Information on Aquaman #59, Ghosts #59, comics on sale the week of September 12th, and Ask the Answer Man! 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.35.

  • Issue #321
    Batman (1940) 321
    Tags: Batman, Joker
    Published Mar 1980 by DC.
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    • Paper: White
    • Label #1491513005

    Cover by Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez. "Dreadful Birthday, Dear Joker...!", script by Len Wein, pencils by Walt Simonson, inks by Dick Giordano; The Joker celebrates his birthday by rounding up his enemies from all around town, including Robin, James Gordon, Selina Kyle, and Alfred Pennyworth; The Joker, after his plan is foiled, escapes on a speed boat. Hostess snack cakes ad starring Hawkman. Answer Man DC questions and answers by Bob Rozakis. Man-Bat parody strip by Fred Hembeck. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.40.

  • Issue #353
    Batman (1940) 353
    Tags: Batman, Joker
    Published Nov 1982 by DC.
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    Cover art by Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez. "Last Laugh," script by Gerry Conway, pencils by Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez, inks by Dan Adkins; After getting Arthur Reeves to confess that Rupert Thorne gave him doctored photos of the Batmans "secret identity", Batman goes after the Joker, is captured, and finds himself tied to the side of a cliff in New Jersey set to explode in the shape of giant Joker-bust that the Clown Prince of Crime so dearly wants but is thwarted by the caped crusader. 15-page Masters of the Universe preview insert co-starring Superman: "Fate is the Killer" by Paul Kupperberg, Curt Swan & Dave Hunt. "The Sting--Batman Style," script by Mike Barr, pencils by Don Newton, inks by Dennis Jensen; Robin is conned into endorsing a phony fund drive for the Gotham Boys League; However, after the crooks rob the money from the Boys League headquarters, Robin decides to bring them in on his own; Batman helps by acting like a fellow con man. 52 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #366
    Batman (1940) 366
    Tags: Batman, Joker
    Published Dec 1983 by DC.
    • Rusty staples.
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    • Paper: White
    • Label #1465158020
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    Cover art by Walt Simonson. The Joker Is Wild! starring Batman, Jason Todd, Harvey Bullock, Barbara Gordon, Alfred, Julia Remarque, and Vicki Vale, script by Doug Moench, pencils by Don Newton, inks by Alfredo Alcala; Jason Todd disguises himself as Robin to help battle The Joker. 32 pgs. $0.75. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #400
    Batman (1940) 400
    Tags: Batman, Joker
    Published Oct 1986 by DC.
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    • Paper: White
    • Slab: Scuffing on back of case
    • Label #2031080006

    2-page introduction by Stephen King. As Batman ponders the note 'Know Your Foes' sent to him as a warning, all of his foes are sprung from Arkham Asylum in "Resurrection Night!" Script by Doug Moench. Art by John Byrne (1 page), Steve Lightle & Bruce D. Patterson (6 pages), George Perez (4 pages), Paris Cullins & Larry Mahlstedt (3 pages), Bill Sienkiewicz (7 pages), Arthur Adams & Terry Austin (8 pages), Tom Sutton & Ricardo Villagran (6 pages), Steve Leialoha (3 pages), Joe Kubert (4 pages), Ken Steacy (3 pages), Rick Leonardi & Karl Kesel (6 pages), Brian Bolland (9 pages). Plus: pin-ups by Mike Grell, Michael W. Kaluta, Bernie Wrightson, Steve Rude. Cover by Bill Sienkiewicz. Cover price $1.50.

  • Issue #426
    Batman (1940) 426
    Published Dec 1988 by DC.
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    • Paper: White
    • Label #1497662020
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Label #1210127002
    Auction opens September 23
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    1st printing. Cover art by Mike Mignola. "A Death in the Family" part 1 of 4, script by Jim Starlin, pencils by Jim Aparo, inks by Mike DeCarlo; Jason discovers that his "real" mother was really his step-mother, and his birth mother is still alive; Joker escapes from Arkham and Batman chases him to the Middle East where he runs across Jason looking for one of the women he thinks is his mom. Infamous story where readers called an 800 number, and 'voted' to have Robin killed! Story continues in Batman #427. NOTE: Most issues from 397-432 were reprinted in 1989 and sold in multipacks. These 2nd and 3rd prints have back cover ads dated 1989. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $1.50.

  • Issue #427
    Batman (1940) 427
    Published Jan 1989 by DC.
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    • Label #2012130005
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    • Paper: White
    • Label #1210127003
    Auction opens September 23
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    1st printing. Cover art by Mike Mignola. "A Death in the Family" part 2 of 4, script by Jim Starlin, pencils by Jim Aparo, inks by Mike DeCarlo; Jason meets his real mother, Sheila Haywood, but she turns out to be working for the Joker and allows her son to fall into his deadly hands inside of a warehouse; Joker beats Robin with a crowbar and leaves him for dead as a badly beaten Robin attempts to save his mom and himself from the dynamite left behind by the Joker as he leaves them both to a horrible fate; Batman watches in horror as the warehouse containing Jason and Sheila blows up, too late to stop the Joker. Infamous Phone Poll on death or life for Robin (Jason Todd). The Direct Sales copies of this comic, released first, contained a 1-800 phone number to either vote "for" or "against" the death of Jason Todd on the inside back cover. The newsstand copies, released 3 weeks later did not contain the 1-800 number. NOTE: Most issues from 397-432 were reprinted in 1989 and sold in multipacks. These 2nd and 3rd prints have back cover ads dated 1989. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $1.50.