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Doctor Solar Man of the Atom HC (2004-2008 Dark Horse Archives) comic books

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Doctor Solar Man of the Atom HC (2004-2008 Dark Horse Archives) 1-1ST

    Volume 1 - 1st printing. Collects Doctor Solar (1962-1969 Gold Key) #1-7.

    Written by Paul S. Newman and Matt Murphy. Art by Bob Fujitani.

    Now one of the classic "super-hero" characters of our time is available in a hardcover collection!

    The original incarnation of the classic hero Doctor Solar, Man of the Atom, springs to life in this newly remastered collection of classic stories from comic geniuses Paul S. Newman and Matt Murphy, reprinted for the first time in nearly thirty years. Fans of Russ Manning, Mac Raboy, or Alex Raymond will be delighted with artist Bob Fujitani's original depiction of this classic hero in all his radioactive glory. True fans of the golden age of sci-fi comics will not be disappointed with the newest addition to Dark Horse's line of classic science fiction titles.

    Hardcover, 208 pages, full color.

    Cover price $49.95.

  • Issue #2-1ST
    Doctor Solar Man of the Atom HC (2004-2008 Dark Horse Archives) 2-1ST

    Volume 2 - 1st printing. Collects Doctor Solar (1962-1969 Gold Key) #8-14.

    Written by Paul S. Newman and Matt Murphy. Art by Frank Bolle.

    When Physicist Doctor Phillip Solar's experimental nuclear power caused him to absorb a dangerous amount of atomic radiation, the scientist miraculously survived only to find that he had gained incredible powers over matter and energy. Now, Solar must isolate himself from others to avoid exposing them to the same harmful deadly radiation that endows him with his extraordinary gifts. But when danger and disaster threaten the innocent, Solar leaps into action as The Man of the Atom! This archive collection reprints seven more issues of Gold Key's original Doctor Solar comic-book series, the revolutionary science fiction adventure that gave birth to one of comics' most distinctive and beloved superheroes.

    Illustrated by Frank Bolle and written by Paul S. Newman, one of the most prolific comic-book scribes of all time.

    Hardcover, 200 pages, full color

    Cover price $49.95.

  • Issue #3-1ST
    Doctor Solar Man of the Atom HC (2004-2008 Dark Horse Archives) 3-1ST

    Volume 3 - 1st printing. Collects Doctor Solar (1962-1969 Gold Key) #15-22.

    Written by Paul S. Newman and Matt Murphy. Art by Frank Bolle.

    The Man of the Atom is mankind's only hope!

    In a series of catastrophic events like nothing ever witnessed Doctor Solar struggles to save humanity from giant death machines, nuclear annihilation, lava monsters, and robot scorpions! Back in time, Solar relives the incredible events that made him The Man of the Atom! Solar smashes mind-monsters that come to life! A million Solars battle microscopic aliens from outer space! Don't miss the strangest, most fantastic adventures of the atomic age! This archive collection reprints issues fifteen through twenty-two of Gold Key's original Doctor Solar comic-book series, the revolutionary science-fiction adventure that gave birth to one of comics' most distinctive and beloved superheroes, restored and reprinted for the first time in over forty years!

    Hardcover, 200 pages, full color.

    Cover price $49.95.

  • Issue #4-1ST
    Doctor Solar Man of the Atom HC (2004-2008 Dark Horse Archives) 4-1ST

    Volume 4 - 1st printing. Collects Doctor Solar (1962-1969 Gold Key) #23-31 and Occult Files of Doctor Spektor (1973-1977 Gold Key) #14.

    After his debut in October of 1962, Doctor Solar swiftly rose to join Magnus, Robot Fighter as one of Gold Key's most popular original heroes. Stunning painted covers sucked in even the most casual comics reader, and the source of Solar's astounding powers-nuclear radiation-addressed one of the biggest fears of the day. While the character has been reinvented in the decades since, his adventures in this archive of Gold Key and Wilson comics completes the body of work that formed his foundation. This collection restores and reprints issues twenty-three through thirty-one of the original Doctor Solar comic-book series-the revolutionary science-fiction adventure that gave birth to one of comics' most distinctive and beloved superheroes-for the first time in over forty years.

    His guest appearance in The Occult Files of Dr. Spektor #14 is also included, making this the biggest Doctor Solar volume of them all!

    Hardcover, 200 pages, full color.

    Cover price $49.99.