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Superman comic books issue 217

  • Issue #217
    Superman (1939 1st Series) 217
    • 3/4" Spine split from bottom.
    • 1" Spine split from bottom.
    • 1" Spine split from top.
    • 1 1/4" Cumulative spine split.
    • 1 1/4" Cumulative spine split. Staple rust with migration.
    • 1.5" Spine split from bottom.
    • 1 1/2" Cumulative spine split.
    • 2 1/2" spine split from top.
    • 3" Cumulative spine split.
    • 5" Cumulative spine split.
    • 3" cumulative spine split.

    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Vince Colletta. DC Giant featuring reprinted stories of firsts and origins: The Outlaws From Krypton!, script by Bill Finger, pencils by Wayne Boring, inks by Stan Kaye; Superman's first Kryptonian foe. The Girl in Superman's Past!, script by Bill Finger, pencils by Wayne Boring, inks by Stan Kaye; Superman recalls his college romance with Lori Lemaris, a mermaid from sunken Atlantis. The Super-Duel in Space, script by Otto Binder, art by Al Plastino; While on an experimental rocket, Clark and Lois encounter the alien Brainiac, who plans to shrink and bottle the great cities of Earth and then use them to repopulate his planet. The First Supergirl!, script by Otto Binder, pencils by Dick Sprang, inks by Stan Kaye; Supergirl created by Jimmy's wish on magic totem. Superman and Supergirl pinup by Jim Mooney. The Menace of Metallo!, script by Robert Bernstein, art by Al Plastino; Criminal John Corben, who is nearly killed in an auto accident, is given a robot body powered by uranium. 68 pgs. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #217
    Superman (1987 2nd Series) 217
    Published Jul 2005 by DC.

    Written by Mark Verheiden Art and cover by Ed Benes. Former Smallville Supervising Producer Mark Verheiden joins with superstar artist Ed Benes (BIRDS OF PREY) to begin a new chapter in Superman's life! After the events of the past months, Superman has left Metropolis and created a new Fortress of Solitude in the Amazon jungle. Lois and Jimmy come to find him, only to meet some unexpected resistance and the emergence of a new major threat to the entire DCU! On sale May 11 ? 32 pg, FC, $2.50 US Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #217
    Superman Family (1974) 217
    Published Apr 1982 by DC.

    Cover pencils by Rich Buckler, inks by Dick Giordano. Back to Square One--Mr & Mrs Superman, script by E. Nelson Bridwell, pencils by Kurt Schaffenberger, inks by Frank Chiaramonte. We Interrupt This Program... starring Supergirl, script by Paul Kupperberg, pencils by Win Mortimer, inks by Vince Colletta. Arrest Me -- I'm a Murderer starring Jimmy Olsen, script by Paul Kupperberg, pencils by Jose Delb, inks by Joe Giella. Sing a Song of Murder starring Lois Lane, script by Tamsyn O'Flynn, pencils by Bob Oksner, inks by Vince Colletta. 52 pgs. $1.00. Cover price $1.00.