DC Archive Editions Batman The World's Finest Comics HC (2002-2004 DC) comic books
Volume 1 - 1st printing. Written by BILL FINGER. Art by BOB KANE, JERRY ROBINSON, and DICK SPRANG. Cover by BOB KANE. The first seventeen solo adventures of Batman (and Robin) from WORLD'S FINEST COMICS - most of them unseen for over 60 years with only two ever reprinted since they originally appeared - are collected here! Showcasing the classic early work of Bill Finger, Bob Kane, Jerry Robinson, Dick Sprang and others, these stories feature such milestones as the first appearance of long-time Bat-nemesis the Scarecrow and the last appearance of the rotund Alfred. Featuring an introduction by famed comics historian R.C. Harvey! Hardcover, 240 pages, full color. Cover price $49.95.
Volume 2 - 1st printing. Collects World's Finest (1941-1986) #17-32. Written by BILL FINGER and DON CAMERON. Art by BOB KANE, WIN MORTIMER, JIM MOONEY, DICK SPRANG, JERRY ROBINSON, and JACK BURNLEY. Cover by BOB KANE. Batman and Robin are perhaps the most famous super-hero team in comics history. Relive some of the Dynamic Duo's classic first adventures circa 1941-1948! Only one of these stories has been reprinted since its original release! Hardcover, 224 pages, full color. Cover price $49.99.