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Superman comic books issue 78

  • Issue #78
    Superman (1939 1st Series) 78

    Cover pencils by Wayne Boring, inks by Stan Kaye. The Beast From Krypton starring Superman, Jor-El, and a snagriff (a Kryptonian dragon), script by Bill Finger, pencils by Wayne Boring, inks by Stan Kaye. The Outwitted Outlaws western story. Henry Bergh bio (founder of ASPCA). The Girls In Superman's Life starring Superman, Lana Lang (1st app. in SUPERMAN as an adult), Mrs. Lewis Lang, Superboy (flashback), and Lens Lewis, script by Edmond Hamilton, art by Al Plastino. 52 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #78D
    Superman (1987 2nd Series) 78D

    Collector's edition - Die-cut cover. Reign of the Supermen! "Alive!" Guest-starring the Guardian. Story by Dan Jurgens. Art by Dan Jurgens and Brett Breeding. Can it be true...has the Man of Steel returned from the grave? Someone, or something, has arrived with the look and power of the fallen hero, and he's here for Doomsday. Woe to any that would stand in his way. Includes a poster titled "The Man of Tomorrow!" NOTE: Check out Action Comics #687, Adventures of Superman (1939-2006) #500, and Superman: The Man of Steel #22 to follow the adventures of the other Supermen. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #78D.DF.SIGNED
    Superman (1987 2nd Series) 78D.DF.SIGNED

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    Dynamic Forces Signed Edition. Signed and numbered by artist Dan Jurgens. Limited to 10,000 copies and includes certificate of authenticity from Dynamic Forces.

  • Issue #78N
    Superman (1987 2nd Series) 78N

    Newsstand Edition - Reign of the Supermen! "Alive!" Guest-starring the Guardian. Story by Dan Jurgens. Art by Dan Jurgens and Brett Breeding. Can it be true...has the Man of Steel returned from the grave? Someone, or something, has arrived with the look and power of the fallen hero, and he's here for Doomsday. Woe to any that would stand in his way. Includes a poster titled "The Man of Tomorrow!" NOTE: Check out Action Comics #687, Adventures of Superman (1939-2006) #500, and Superman: The Man of Steel #22 to follow the adventures of the other Supermen. Cover price $1.50.

  • Issue #78
    Superman The Man of Steel (1991) 78

    Earth Changes - Written by Louise Simonson & Jon Bogdanove. Art by Jon Bogdanove & Dennis Janke. Cover by Ron Frenz, Jon Bogdanove and Dennis Janke. The beginning of the 9-part MILLENNIUM GIANTS, featuring inter-connecting covers and a storyline that affects the Superman titles, AQUAMAN, CHALLENGERS OF THE UNKNOWN, SUPERGIRL, STEEL and TEEN TITANS! They're as old as the Earth itself and at least two city-stomping-monsters tall! The Millennium Giants have come to cleanse and renew the world...by destroying everything on it! Two Supermen go up against this truly enormous menace, but do even they have enough power? 32 pages, full color. (Note: MILLENNIUM GIANTS continues this week in Aquaman (1994 3rd Series) #43 and Challengers of the Unknown (1997 DC 3rd Series) #15.) Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #78
    Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen (1954) 78

    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein. The Revenge of Jimmy Olsen!, script by Leo Dorfman, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein; Superman chooses Mark Quentin as his new pal; Jimmy is so piqued that he quits his job and seemingly betrays the Man of Steel to the mob. The Baby that Saved Metropolis!, script by Bill Finger, art by Al Plastino; Jimmy proves that he can think for himself when Metropolis is invaded by other-dimensional giant toys. Honey in Hollywood humor page by Henry Boltinoff. The Return of Jimmy's Lost Love!, script by Jerry Siegel, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein. Rocky and Bullwinkle star in a one-page Cheerios ad. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #78
    Superman's Girlfriend Lois Lane (1958) 78

    Pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein. Courtship, Kryptonian Style!, script by Leo Dorfman, pencils by Kurt Schaffenberger, inks by Pete Costanza; Lois and Lana move to Kandor to try to forget Superman and compete for the affections of Vitar, but his jealous old girlfriend Serena Vol plans to make sure that they both fail. House ad for World's Finest Comics #179, pencils by Curt Swan and Dick Sprang. Superman's Forbidden Room, script by Jerry Coleman, pencils by Wayne Boring, inks by Stan Kaye; Rackets Williams and Dan Jones try to trick Lois into thinking that Dan is really Superman. House ad for Blackhawk #237, pencils by Dick Dillin. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #78
    Superman Batman (2003) 78
    Published Jan 2011 by DC.

    Written by JOE KELLY, JACK KELLY and MANDY McMURRAY. Art by ED BENES and BRETT BOOTH. Cover by BENES. It's open season on the World's Finest as it looks like all their worst enemies have joined forces to take down both Batman and Superman. Who could possibly be behind this carefully coordinated attack? Cover price $2.99.