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Batman The Dark Knight Returns (1986) comic books

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Batman The Dark Knight Returns (1986) 1-1ST
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($97.50) will be charged at checkout.
    • CGC Signature Series
    • Paper: White
    • Slab: Scuffing to inner well of case
    • Signed & sketch by Frank Miller on 5/19/19 & signed by Klaus Janson on 4/27/19.
    • Label #1406038022
    Auction opens October 4
    • CBCS Authentic Signature
    • Paper: White
    • Slab: Minor side edge cracks; Scratch on front of case; Scratch on back of case
    • Signed by Frank Miller on 1st page.
    • Label #2F2D54-001
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    • Paper: White
    • Slab: Standard, no notable issues
    • Label #3847557012
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($63.00) will be charged at checkout.
    • CGC Signature Series
    • Paper: White
    • Slab: Scuffing to inner well of case
    • SIGNED & SKETCH BY FRANK MILLER ON 10/27/18 & SIGNED BY KLAUS JANSON ON 10/27/18.
    • Label #1323194007

    1st printing. NOTE: 2nd, 3rd, and 4th printings of #1 are labeled as such on the inside cover. Cover by Frank Miller. "The Dark Knight Returns," script and pencils by Frank Miller, inks by Klaus Janson; Set 20 years in the future, this story finds that in the absence of superheroes, criminals have run amok, and a gang called the Mutants are terrorizing Gotham City; Bruce Wayne has been retired from super-heroing for 10 years following the death of Jason Todd, the second Robin; Despite Wayne's funding of the rehabilitation of Harvey Dent (Two-Face), Dent returns to being a super-villain; Bruce, overcome with the grief over what Gotham has become, dons the Batman costume again and captures Dent. 52 pgs., full color. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #1-2ND
    Batman The Dark Knight Returns (1986) 1-2ND
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    • Paper: White
    • Second Printing.
    • Label #C7A099-002

    2nd printing; Frank Miller script and art. NOTE: 2nd, 3rd, and 4th printings of #1 are labeled as such on the inside cover. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #1-3RD
    Batman The Dark Knight Returns (1986) 1-3RD

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    3rd printing; Frank Miller script and art. NOTE: 2nd, 3rd, and 4th printings of #1 are labeled as such on the inside cover. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #1-4TH
    Batman The Dark Knight Returns (1986) 1-4TH

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    4th printing; Frank Miller script and art. NOTE: 2nd, 3rd, and 4th printings of #1 are labeled as such on the inside cover. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #1NYCC
    Batman The Dark Knight Returns (1986) 1NYCC
    Auction opens October 4
    • CGC Signature Series
    • Paper: White
    • Slab: Scuffing to inner well of case; Debris trapped between case and inner well
    • Signed by Klaus Janson & Frank Miller on 10/7/18. Foil Edition.
    • Label #1958320023

    Virgin Foil Variant produced for NYCC. Cover by Frank Miller. "The Dark Knight Returns," script and pencils by Frank Miller, inks by Klaus Janson; Set 20 years in the future, this story finds that in the absence of superheroes, criminals have run amok, and a gang called the Mutants are terrorizing Gotham City; Bruce Wayne has been retired from super-heroing for 10 years following the death of Jason Todd, the second Robin; Despite Wayne's funding of the rehabilitation of Harvey Dent (Two-Face), Dent returns to being a super-villain; Bruce, overcome with the grief over what Gotham has become, dons the Batman costume again and captures Dent. 52 pgs., full color. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #2-1ST
    Batman The Dark Knight Returns (1986) 2-1ST
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    • CGC Signature Series
    • Paper: White
    • Slab: Standard, no notable issues
    • Signed by Frank Miller on 5/27/20 & Klaus Janson on 9/8/20.
    • Label #2504925014
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    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($2.94) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($2.94) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • Signed by inker Klaus Janson with Lone Star Comics certificate of authenticity.

    1st printing. NOTE: 1st printing has almost matching grey background on inside front cover and facing page. 2nd printing doesn't have matching gray background--grays are very different. 3rd printings are labeled as such. Cover by Frank Miller. "Dark Knight Triumphant," script by Frank Miller, pencils by Frank Miller, inks by Klaus Janson; an aging Batman battles the Mutant gang and their anonymous leader; While walking to work, considering retirement, Jim Gordon is almost killed by a 17-year old boy with an M60; Carrie Kelly, a young girl who owes her life to Batman, seeks out her hero and becomes Robin. 52 pgs., full color. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #2-2ND
    Batman The Dark Knight Returns (1986) 2-2ND

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    2nd printing; Frank Miller script and art. NOTE: 3rd printings of #2 are labeled as such on the inside cover. 2nd printings don't have almost matching gray backgrounds on inside covers and first page--the inside covers are a good bit darker. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #2-3RD
    Batman The Dark Knight Returns (1986) 2-3RD

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    3rd printing; Frank Miller script and art. NOTE: 3rd printings of #2 are labeled as such on the inside cover. 2nd printings don't have matching gray backgrounds on inside covers and first page--the inside covers are darker. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #3-1ST
    Batman The Dark Knight Returns (1986) 3-1ST
    • Paper: White
    • Label #0816BD-013
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($9.00) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: White
    • Slab: Scuffing to inner well of case
    • Label #3764063013
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    • CBCS Authentic Signature
    • Paper: White
    • Signed by Frank Miller & Klaus Janson on 9/3/2016 at Fan Expo Toronto.
    • Label #40FEA5-016
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($2.37) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: White
    • Slab: Scuffing to inner well of case
    • Label #2116764008
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($0.96) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($1.17) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.

    1st printing. NOTE: 2nd printing of #3 is clearly labeled as such on the inside cover. "Hunt The Dark Knight," script and pencils by Frank Miller, inks by Klaus Janson and Frank Miller; Batman battles the Joker, who has convinced his psychiatrist, Dr. Bartholomew Wolper, that he is sane and regretful; Seeking to discredit Batman, Wolper exhibits the Joker on a late-night show ("David Endochrine", parodying Late Night with David Letterman) to try and show that the Joker is actually a victim of Batman's own psychosis; As the police attack Batman, the Joker murders everyone in the studio; Batman follows him to Selina Kyle's place, where the former Catwoman has become a depressed alcoholic; Superman is introduced as an undercover agent for the American government. 52 pgs., full color. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #3-2ND
    Batman The Dark Knight Returns (1986) 3-2ND

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    2nd printing; Frank Miller script and art. NOTE: 2nd and 3rd printings of #3 are labeled as such on the inside cover. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #4-1ST
    Batman The Dark Knight Returns (1986) 4-1ST
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($44.85) will be charged at checkout.
    • CGC Signature Series
    • Paper: White
    • Slab: Scuffing on front and back of case; Scuffing to inner well of case
    • Signed & Sketch by Frank Miller on 7/21/18 & Signed by Klaus Janson on 7/21/18.
    • Label #1323191003
    Auction opens September 27

    1st printing. NOTE: 2nd printings are labeled as such on the inside cover. Cover by Frank Miller. "The Dark Knight Falls," script by Frank Miller, pencils by Frank Miller, inks by Klaus Janson; Russia launches a nuclear warhead called Coldbringer in response to Superman's presence in Corto Maltese; Superman diverts the missile to an uninhabited desert area; The warhead was designed to disrupt electronics and communications and throw dust and debris into the atmosphere; Deprived of sunlight, Superman nearly dies; Gotham descends into chaos; Some citizens, including Jim Gordon, pull together to fight the fires and retain some semblance of civilization until the power is restored; Batman battles the Joker and the police; The U.S. government sends Superman to take the Dark Knight down; Oliver Queen, the former Green Arrow, prepares Batman for his ultimate battle. 52 pgs., full color. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #4-2ND
    Batman The Dark Knight Returns (1986) 4-2ND

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    SECOND printing; Frank Miller script and art. NOTE: 2nd printings are labeled as such on the inside cover. Cover price $2.95.