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Comic books in 'DC Greatest Stories Ever Told TPB (1st Series)'

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Greatest Superman Stories Ever Told TPB (1987 DC) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Collects Superman (1939-1986 1st Series) #4, 13, 30, 53, 123, 125, 129, 132, 145, 149, 162, and 247; Action Comics (1938-2011 DC)#241; Superboy (1949-1979 1st Series DC) #68; Forever People (1971-72 1st Series) #1; Annual #11; Superman (1987-2011 2nd Series #2; and "What if Superman Ended the War?" from Look Magazine, 1943. Featuring introductions by John Byrne and Mike Gold. Softcover, 336 pages, full color. NOTE: DC Greatest Stories Ever Told (1st Series) Vol. 1. Cover price $15.95.

  • Issue #1-REP
    Greatest Superman Stories Ever Told TPB (1987 DC) 1-REP

    2nd and later printings. Collects Superman (1939-1986 1st Series) #4, 13, 30, 53, 123, 125, 129, 132, 145, 149, 162, and 247; Action Comics (1938-2011 DC)#241; Superboy (1949-1979 1st Series DC) #68; Forever People (1971-72 1st Series) #1; Annual #11; Superman (1987-2011 2nd Series #2; and "What if Superman Ended the War?" from Look Magazine, 1943. Featuring introductions by John Byrne and Mike Gold. Softcover, 336 pages, full color. NOTE: DC Comics Greatest Stories Ever Told Vol 1. Cover price $15.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Greatest Batman Stories Ever Told TPB (1988-1992 DC) 1-1ST

    DC Edition - Volume 1 - 1st printing. Collects Detective Comics (1937-2011 1st Series) #31-32, 211, 235, 345, 404, 429, 437, 442, 457, 474, 482, and 500; Batman (1940-2011) #1, 25, 47, 61, 156, 234, 250, and 312; Star Spangled Comics (1941-1952) #124; World's Finest (1941-1986) #94; DC Special Series (1977-1981) #15; and Brave and the Bold (1955-1983 1st Series DC) #197. THE GREATEST BATMAN STORIES EVER TOLD is an anthology that takes the reader through the many different incarnations of Batman through the last 60 years. Collecting stories from the Dark Knight's entire career, this book portrays the Batman as equal parts crime fighter, detective, and super hero. An overview of the entire Batman mythos, these tales feature some of Batman's most famous allies and foes, including Superman, Robin, Commissioner Gordon, the Joker, Penguin, Catwoman and the Scarecrow. Softcover, 352 pages, full color.

    NOTE: The spine on this book may say Vol. 2, it is Vol.2 for the DC Comics Greatest Stories Ever Told TPB series, but it is Vol. 1 for Greatest Batman Stories Ever Told TPB (1988-1992 DC). Cover price $15.95.

  • Issue #1-REP
    Greatest Batman Stories Ever Told TPB (1988-1992 DC) 1-REP

    DC Edition - Volume 1 - 2nd and later printings. Collects Detective Comics (1937-2011 1st Series) #31-32, 211, 235, 345, 404, 429, 437, 442, 457, 474, 482, and 500; Batman (1940-2011) #1, 25, 47, 61, 156, 234, 250, and 312; Star Spangled Comics (1941-1952) #124; World's Finest (1941-1986) #94; DC Special Series (1977-1981) #15; and Brave and the Bold (1955-1983 1st Series DC) #197. THE GREATEST BATMAN STORIES EVER TOLD is an anthology that takes the reader through the many different incarnations of Batman through the last 60 years. Collecting stories from the Dark Knight's entire career, this book portrays the Batman as equal parts crime fighter, detective, and super hero. An overview of the entire Batman mythos, these tales feature some of Batman's most famous allies and foes, including Superman, Robin, Commissioner Gordon, the Joker, Penguin, Catwoman and the Scarecrow. Softcover, 352 pages, full color.

    NOTE: The spine on this book may say Vol. 2, it is Vol.2 for the DC Comics Greatest Stories Ever Told TPB series, but it is Vol. 1 for Greatest Batman Stories Ever Told TPB (1988-1992 DC). Cover price $15.95.

  • Issue #3-1ST
    Greatest Joker Stories Ever Told TPB (1988 DC) 3-1ST

    DC Edition - 1st printing. Collects Batman (1940-2011) #1, 4, 63, 73,-74, 110, 159, 163, 251, and 321, Detective Comics (1937-2011 1st Series) #168 and 475-476, World's Finest (1941-1986) #61 and 88, Brave and the Bold (1955-1983 1st Series DC) #111, Joker (1975) #3, Batman Kellogg's Special, and Batman newspaper strips featuring the Joker. Introduction by Mike Gold. The 'Clown Prince of Crime' is featured in 19 classic tales by such comic book legends as Bob Kane, Carmine Infantino, Jim Aparo, Murphy Anderson, Neal Adams, Marshall Rogers, and Walt Simonson. Softcover, 288 pages, full color. NOTE: DC Greatest Stories Ever Told (1st Series) Vol. 3. Cover price $14.95.

  • Issue #3-REP
    Greatest Joker Stories Ever Told TPB (1988 DC) 3-REP

    DC Edition - 2nd and later printings. Collects Batman (1940-2011) #1, 4, 63, 73,-74, 110, 159, 163, 251, and 321, Detective Comics (1937-2011 1st Series) #168 and 475-476, World's Finest (1941-1986) #61 and 88, Brave and the Bold (1955-1983 1st Series DC) #111, Joker (1975) #3, Batman Kellogg's Special, and Batman newspaper strips featuring the Joker. Introduction by Mike Gold. The 'Clown Prince of Crime' is featured in 19 classic tales by such comic book legends as Bob Kane, Carmine Infantino, Jim Aparo, Murphy Anderson, Neal Adams, Marshall Rogers, and Walt Simonson. Softcover, 288 pages, full color. NOTE: DC Greatest Stories Ever Told (1st Series) Vol. 3. Cover price $14.95.

  • Issue #4-1ST
    Greatest Team-Up Stories Ever Told TPB (1992 DC) 4-1ST

    1st printing. Collects Superman (1939-1986 1st Series) #88 and 257; World's Finest (1941-1986) #82; Adventure Comics (1938-1983 1st Series) #253 and 267; Flash (Vol. 1) #123; Justice League of America (1960 1st Series) #21-22; Mystery in Space (1951-1981 1st Series) #90; Brave and the Bold (1955-1983 1st Series DC) #53-54 and 178; Green Lantern (1960-1988 1st Series DC) #76; and DC Comics Presents (1978-1986 DC) #85. Featuring team-ups with Superman and Batman, Green Lantern and Green Arrow, the Flashes of Earth-1 and Earth-2, the Justice League of America and Justice Society of America, and many more! Softcover, 288 pages, full color. NOTE: DC Greatest Stories Ever Told (1st Series) Vol. 4. Cover price $14.95.

  • Issue #4-REP
    Greatest Team-Up Stories Ever Told TPB (1992 DC) 4-REP

    2nd and later printings. Collects Superman (1939-1986 1st Series) #88 and 257; World's Finest (1941-1986) #82; Adventure Comics (1938-1983 1st Series) #253 and 267; Flash (Vol. 1) #123; Justice League of America (1960 1st Series) #21-22; Mystery in Space (1951-1981 1st Series) #90; Brave and the Bold (1955-1983 1st Series DC) #53-54 and 178; Green Lantern (1960-1988 1st Series DC) #76; and DC Comics Presents (1978-1986 DC) #85. Featuring team-ups with Superman and Batman, Green Lantern and Green Arrow, the Flashes of Earth-1 and Earth-2, the Justice League of America and Justice Society of America, and many more! Softcover, 288 pages, full color. NOTE: DC Greatest Stories Ever Told (1st Series) Vol. 4. Cover price $14.95.

  • Issue #5-1ST
    Greatest 1950s Stories Ever Told TPB (1995 DC) 5-1ST

    1st printing. Collects World's Finest (1941-1986) #64, 77, Star Spangled Comics (1941-1952) #113, Detective Comics (1937-2011 1st Series) #228, Sugar and Spike (1956-1971) #3, Showcase (1956-1978) #6, 8-9, and 23, Adventure Comics (1938-1983 1st Series) #159, 252-253, and 245, Congo Bill (1954 1st Series) #6, Strange Adventures (1950-1973 1st Series) #28, Western Comics (1948-1961) #72, Wonder Woman (1942-1986 1st Series DC) #99, Blackhawk (1944-1984 1st Series) #109, Fox and the Crow (1951-1968) #14, Superboy (1949-1979 1st Series DC) #22, Brave and the Bold (1955-1983 1st Series DC) #3, Sensation Comics (1942-1952) #107, Batman (1940-2011) #81, Phantom Stranger (1952 1st Series) #1, Action Comics (1938-2011 DC) #238, All American Western (1951-1952) #121, Girls Love Stories (1949-1973) #27, Our Army at War (1952-1977) #87, and Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen (1954-1974) #32. With the advent of television and the wrath of Congress, the comic book industry simultaneously faced the two greatest threats to its existence in the 1950s. This pressure served to fuel the creative community as the boundaries of the medium were expanded and some of the most legendary comic book tales of all time were crafted. Aptly named, THE GREATEST 1950s STORIES EVER TOLD collects the most classic and influential tales of that century. Written by legends and pioneers, this book includes the landmark adventures of Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Green Lantern, and the Flash. Softcover, 288 pages, full color. NOTE: DC Greatest Stories Ever Told (1st Series) Vol. 5. Cover price $14.95.

  • Issue #6-1ST
    Greatest Flash Stories Ever Told TPB (1991 DC) 6-1ST

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    1st printing. Collects Flash Comics (1940-1949 DC) #1, 66, and 86, Comic Cavalcade (1942-1954) #24, Showcase (1956-1978) #4, Flash (1959-1985 1st Series DC) #107, 113, 119, 124, 125, 137, 143, 148, and 179, Five Star Super-Hero Spectacular 1977, and Flash (1987-2006 2nd Series) #2. Forward by Carmine Infantino. Softcover, 288 pages, full color. NOTE: DC Greatest Stories Ever Told (1st Series) Vol. 6. Cover price $14.95.

  • Issue #2-1ST
    Greatest Batman Stories Ever Told TPB (1988-1992 DC) 2-1ST

    DC Edition - Volume 2 - 1st printing. Collects Batman (1940-2011) #62, 76, 169, 190, 197, 256-257, 345-346, and 355; Detective Comics (1937-2011 1st Series) #203, 473, and 568; and Batman Annual #11. Cover painting by Norm Breyfogle. Collects 17 of the Batman's greatest stories from 1940 to 1986 in a full color trade paperback. Intro by Martin Pasko, foreword by Mike Gold. Softcover, 256 pages, full color.

    NOTE: This is Vol. 2 for Greatest Batman Stories Ever Told TPB (1988-1992 DC) but it is also Vol. 7 in the DC Comics Greatest Stories Ever Told Series. Cover price $16.95.