Essential Marvel Two-in-One TPB (2005-2011 Marvel) comic books
Volume 1 - 1st printing. Collects Marvel Feature (1971-1973 1st Series) #11-12, Marvel Two-in-One (1974-1983 1st Series) #1-20, 22-25, ANNUAL #1, Marvel Team-Up (1972-1985 1st Series) #47; and Fantastic Four Annual #11. Written by LEN WEIN, MIKE FRIEDRICH, STEVE GERBER, CHRIS CLAREMONT, ROY THOMAS, BILL MANTLO, ROGER SLIFER, MARV WOLFMAN, SCOTT EDELMAN, TONY ISABELLA, and JIM SHOOTER. Art by JIM STARLIN, GIL KANE, SAL BUSCEMA, GEORGE TUSKA, HERB TRIMPE, BOB BROWN, RON WILSON, ARVELL JONES, DICK GIORDANO, MIKE ESPOSITO, DAVE HUNT, SAM GRAINGER, MARIE SEVERIN, and JOHN BUSCEMA. Cover by JIM STARLIN. The Thing can't stay out of trouble, but at least he makes friends wherever he goes! The Ever-Lovin' Idol o' Millions teams up with heroes both frontline and forgotten against menaces spanning time and space! Gods! Aliens! Spies! Demons! Dinosaurs! Time travellers! Martial artists! The Living Eraser and the Mountain That Walked Like a Man! A veritable who's who of history's horror heroes! Fans of NEW INVADERS take notice of Ben's team-ups with the Invaders AND the Liberty Legion! Softcover, 576 pages, B&W. Cover price $16.99.
Volume 2 - 1st printing. Collects Marvel Two-in-One (1974-1983) #26-52 and Annual #2-3. Written by MARV WOLFMAN, ROGER SLIFER, TOM DEFALCO, DAVID ANTHONY KRAFT, RALPH MACCHIO, JOHN BYRNE, PETER GILLIS, ALAN KUPPERBERG, BILL MANTLO, MARY JO DUFFY, STEVEN GRANT, and JIM STARLIN. Art by RON WILSON, JOHN BUSCEMA, ERNIE CHAN, SAL BUSCEMA, BOB HALL, ALAN KUPPERBERG, CHIC STONE, FRANK MILLER, and JIM CRAIG. Cover by GEORGE PÉREZ. Cosmic calamities, espionage, black magic, time travel, alien gangsters and martial-arts madness: Benjamin J. Grimm can handle it all, but he won't have to face it alone! Stars old and new shine when the thunderous Thing joins them against many of the most magnificent menaces the Marvel Universe can offer! Invasions, impersonations, assassinations and transformations! Plus: when heroes play poker! Guest-starring Captain America, Daredevil, Ms. Marvel, the Black Panther, Moon Knight, Spider-Woman and more! Softcover, 568 pages, B&W. Cover price $16.99.
Volume 3 - 1st printing. Collects Marvel Two-in-One (1974-1983) #53-77 and Annual #4-5. Written by MARK GRUENWALD, RALPH MACCHIO, MARV WOLFMAN, STEVEN GRANT, TOM DEFALCO, DAVID MICHELINIE, A. BRODSKY and ALAN KUPPERBERG. Art by JOHN BYRNE, JOE SINNOTT, GEORGE PÉREZ, GENE DAY, CHIC STONE, JERRY BINGHAM, RON WILSON, PABLO MARCOS, MICHAEL NETZER, FRANK SPRINGER, ALAN KUPPERBERG, JIM CRAIG, BOB BUDIANSKY and BRUCE PATTERSON. Cover by BOB BUDIANSKY. Life's not one thing after another, it's the same THING over and over again! Join Benjamin J. Grimm, Quasar, Giant-Man, and FF members and X-Men alike against foes old and new, all-powerful and somewhat less powerful! With several sensational storylines in one volume, including Project: PEGASUS, the Beyonders and the Serpent Crown! Plus: the fate of the Hydro-Men! War in the Negative Zone! Time paradoxes, secrets of alien procreation, dinosaurs, disco, dementia and more! Guest-starring the Avengers, the Guardians of the Galaxy, the Inhumans, the Howling Commandos and others!Softcover, 592 pages, B&W. Cover price $19.99.
Volume 4 - 1st printing. Collects Marvel Two-in-One (1974-1983) #78-98, #100 AND ANNUAL #6-7. Written by Tom Defalco. Art by Ron Wilson and Alan Kupperberg. Cover by Ron Wilson. BEN GRIMM - THE EVER-LOVIN', BLUE-EYED THING - IS BACK AND BETTER THAN EVER IN THE FANTASTIC FINAL VOLUME OF ESSENTIAL MARVEL TWO-IN-ONE! THRILL TO SOME OF THE IDOL OF MILLIONS' WILDEST EXPLOITS EVER AS HE JOURNEYS AROUND THE GLOBE AND BEYOND! FROM THE SANDS OF ANCIENT EGYPT TO THE CANADIAN WILDERNESS, JOIN BEN AND HIS PALS FOR MICRO-WORLD MELEES TO CHAMPIONSHIP COSMIC BOUTS - AND EVERYTHING IN BETWEEN. GUEST-STARRING SPIDER-MAN, ALPHA FLIGHT, THE SANDMAN, THOR AND MORE! Softcover, 608 pages, B&W. Cover price $19.99.