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Batman Dailies and Sundays Complete HC (2014-2016 DC/IDW) comic books

  • Issue #SET
    Batman Dailies and Sundays Complete HC (2014-2016 DC/IDW) SET

    Set Includes Volume 1-3 - Printings may vary. "1966-1972!"

    Written by Whitney Ellsworth. Art by Sheldon Moldoff, Joe Giella and Al Plastino. Cover by Peter Poplaski.

    A three-volume omnibus of the Caped Crusader's 1960s newspaper strip adventures-never before collected-now in a premium slipcase suitable for stately Wayne Manor. The daily Batman newspaper strip began in 1966, on the heels of the Batmania craze created by the hit television series starring Adam West, and ran through the early 1970s. The strip boasted stories by longtime editor Whitney Ellsworth and art by DC stalwarts Shelly Moldoff, Joe Giella, and Carmine Infantino. This three-book set includes all the black-and-white dailies, plus all the color Sunday strips.

    Featuring a veritable Who's Who of Gotham City and beyond: Superman, Green Arrow, The Penguin, The Joker, Mad Hatter, Riddler, Scarecrow, Tweedledum and Tweedledee, Two-Face, Catwoman, Batgirl, Killer Moth, Poison Ivy, and Black Canary!

    Hardcover,(Horizontal Format, 3 volume with slipcase) 9-in. x 11-in., 768 pages (Total), PC/PB&W. Cover price $99.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Batman Dailies and Sundays Complete HC (2014-2016 DC/IDW) 1-1ST

    Volume 1 - 1st printing. "1966-1967!"

    Written by Whitney Ellsworth. Art by Sheldon Moldoff. Cover by Peter Poplaski.

    The Silver Age Caped Crusader comes to IDW's Library of American Comics! In partnership with DC Entertainment, the Eisner and Harvey Award-winning imprint gives the deluxe archival treatment to the classic 1960s Batman newspaper strip. The complete series, which ran from 1966 until 1972, has never been reprinted and will be collected in three definitive volumes. The strip debuted in May 1966 on the heels of the Batmania craze resulting from the hit television program. The series boasted stories by longtime editor Whitney Ellsworth and art by DC stalwarts Shelly Moldoff, Joe Giella, and Carmine Infantino.

    The first volume, reprinting all B&W dailies and color Sundays from 1966 and 1967, features an all-star list of Batman and Robin characters, including Catwoman, the Penguin, the Joker, Poison Ivy, and Batgirl! Batman was created in 1939 by Bob Kane.

    Hardcover,(Horizontal Format) 9-in. x 11-in., 256 pages, PC/PB&W. Cover price $49.99.

  • Issue #2-1ST
    Batman Dailies and Sundays Complete HC (2014-2016 DC/IDW) 2-1ST

    Volume 2 - 1st printing. "1968-1969!"

    Written by Whitney Ellsworth. Art by Joe Giella and Al Plastino. Cover by Peter Poplaski.

    In this second volume, produced in partnership with DC Entertainment, Batman's rare 1960s newspaper adventures continue. Will Batman and Robin survive the double-dealings of Madame Zodiac, not to mention the redoubtable Blue Max? If so, can the Caped Crusader then survive being trapped on an island with an atomic time bomb beneath him? Can his friend Superman save him when the Man of Steel might not be able to save himself? Can Aquaman come to rescue them both? The answers to these questions-and many more-are in this breathtaking Bat-Volume.

    Hardcover (Horizontal Format), 9-in. x 11-in., 256 pages, PC/PB&W. Cover price $49.99.

  • Issue #3-1ST
    Batman Dailies and Sundays Complete HC (2014-2016 DC/IDW) 3-1ST

    Volume 3 - 1st printing. "1969-1972!"

    Written by Whitney Ellsworth. Art by Joe Giella and Al Plastino. Cover by Peter Poplaski.

    The final volume of the Silver Age Batman Newspaper Comics features a veritable Who's Who of Gotham City and beyond: Superman, Green Arrow, The Penguin, Joker, Mad Hatter, Riddler, Scarecrow, Tweedledum and Tweedledee, Two-Face, Catwoman, Batgirl, Killer Moth, Poison Ivy, and Black Canary, plus the introduction of the mysterious Man-Bat! And if that wasn't enough, included are the four months of rare 1972 strips that were created by the Ledger Syndicate, without DC's input, in which Batman was no longer featured, although Bruce Wayne continued as a character. Batman expert Joe Desris explains it all in an insightful introduction. This book includes all strips from June 1, 1969 through April 29, 1972.

    Hardcover (Horizontal Format), 9-in. x 11-in., 256 pages, PC/PB&W. Cover price $49.99.