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Superman comic books issue 85

  • Issue #85
    Superman (1939 1st Series) 85
    • 3 1/4" Cumulative spine split. Oxidation and brittleness.
    • Heavy cover oxidation.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($1.80) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • 1" cumulative spine split, heavy cover oxidation.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($0.82) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($1.05) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.

    Cover art by Win Mortimer. Luthor, Hero starring Superman and Lex Luthor, pencils by Wayne Boring, inks by Stan Kaye. Clark Kent, Gentleman Journalist starring Superman, Harvey Grey (intro, latest Planet publisher), Griselda Grey, and Egbert Smills, script by Bill Finger, pencils by Wayne Boring, inks by Stan Kaye. U.S.S.? text story by E. C. Jeffrey. The Weakling Who Became a Superman, art by Al Plastino; Prof. Caspar Snelling gains super powers. 44 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #85
    Superman (1987 2nd Series) 85

    "Retribution!" Part 2 of 2. Story by Dan Jurgens. Art by Dan Jurgens and Joe Rubinstein. The Toyman has murdered Cat Grant's son, Adam. Now the grieving mother plans to see that this murderous villain pays for his crimes with his life. Can Superman prevent his friend from making a mistake she'll regret for the rest of her life? Cover price $1.50.

  • Issue #85
    Superman The Man of Steel (1991) 85

    Creative Differences - Written by Jon Bogdanove. Art and Cover by Jon Bogdanove & Dennis Janke. It's a maniacal monster party when Simyan and Mokkari -- two of Darkseid's most diabolical minions -- are hired by Morgan Edge! His plan: To have the duo create a creature factory in the WGBS sub-basement...a factory that Edge hopes will create a rival for Superman! 32 pages, full color. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #85
    Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen (1954) 85
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.
    • 1.5" Spine split from bottom.
    • Centerfold detached. Two additional wraps detached. Two additional wraps detached at one staple.

    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Sheldon Moldoff. Happy Hobby Time! public service announcement starring Superboy, script by Jack Schiff, art by Win Mortimer. Love Me, Love My Beast!, script by Bill Finger, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein; a gorgeous alien girl comes to Earth and selects Jimmy for her personal escort. The Adventures of Chameleon-Head Olsen!, script by Jerry Siegel, pencils by John Forte, inks by George Klein; Under threat from thugs trying to collect a bounty the Anti-Superman Gang has put on his head, Jimmy takes only a partial dose of a serum Chameleon Boy gave him to duplicate his powers, and finds that he can only modify the appearance of his head. King Olsen's Private Island!, script by Edmond Hamilton, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Sheldon Moldoff. Rocky and Bullwinkle star in a Cheerios ad. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #85
    Superman's Girlfriend Lois Lane (1958) 85
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.

    Cover art by Neal Adams. When Lois Was More Super Than Superman!, script by Leo Dorfman, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Mike Esposito; Lois is invited to visit Kandor with three other accomplished women of Earth; While there, a shady scientist gives her super-powers for an unknown reason. House ad for Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen #113. Part II - Slave of the Super-Serum!; Lois uses her new super-powers to save Superman from a Kryptonite trap set by Mayhem, Inc. Lois Lane's Childhood!, script by Jerry Siegel, art by Kurt Schaffenberger; Lois and Kal-El's childhoods are paralleled on different worlds, amazingly the future Superman is still able to save Lois's life. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #85
    Superman Batman (2003) 85
    Published Aug 2011 by DC.

    The Secret: Part 1 of 3 - Written by Joshua Hal Fialokov with art by Adriana Melo and JP Mayer and a cover Miguel Sepulveda, this issue is the start of a new, 3-part adventure. A body has washed up in Metropolis, and it looks like Batman's the killer! Superman knows better, but Clark Kent gets assigned to go to Gotham City to investigate. And that's when things start to get freaky . . . 32 pg, FC, RATED T. Cover price $2.99.