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  • Issue #351
    Batman (1940) 351
    Published Sep 1982 by DC.

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    Cover pencils by Ernie Colon, inks by Dick Giordano. "What Stalks the Gotham Night?", script by Gerry Conway, pencils by Gene Colan, inks by Tony DeZuniga; Informed by Father Green that their vampiric curse may be lifted by a total blood transfusion or a serum from the Monks own blood, Batman goes with the priest to battle the Monk and Dala; Rupert Thorne is convinced by Vicki Vales photos that Bruce Wayne is Batman, and hires Deadshot to kill him. "Gentlemen Defer Blondes," script by Bruce Jones, pencils by Adrian Gonzales, inks by Adrian Gonzales; Catwoman learns that she was mistaken for Candy Carole by a loan shark who wants Candys hidden stash of money to pay off Roscoe Caroles debts. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #352
    Batman (1940) 352
    Tags: Batman
    Published Oct 1982 by DC.

    1st printing. Cover art by Jim Aparo. "The Killer Sky!" Batman, Robin, the Human Target, Alfred Pennyworth, Rupert Thorne, Vicki Vale, and Colonel Blimp, script by Gerry Conway (plot) and Paul Kupperberg, pencils by Don Newton, inks by John Calnan; Batman and Robin tackle Colonel Blimp, a villain who uses a zeppelin to capture a Navy battleship. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #352REP
    Batman (1940) 352REP
    Tags: Batman
    Published Oct 1982 by DC.

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    2nd printing - No month printed on cover. Cover art by Jim Aparo. The Killer Sky! starring Batman, Robin, the Human Target, Alfred Pennyworth, Rupert Thorne, Vicki Vale, and Colonel Blimp, script by Gerry Conway and Paul Kupperberg, pencils by Don Newton, inks by John Calnan. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #353
    Batman (1940) 353
    Tags: Batman, Joker
    Published Nov 1982 by DC.

    Cover art by Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez. "Last Laugh," script by Gerry Conway, pencils by Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez, inks by Dan Adkins; After getting Arthur Reeves to confess that Rupert Thorne gave him doctored photos of the Batmans "secret identity", Batman goes after the Joker, is captured, and finds himself tied to the side of a cliff in New Jersey set to explode in the shape of giant Joker-bust that the Clown Prince of Crime so dearly wants but is thwarted by the caped crusader. 15-page Masters of the Universe preview insert co-starring Superman: "Fate is the Killer" by Paul Kupperberg, Curt Swan & Dave Hunt. "The Sting--Batman Style," script by Mike Barr, pencils by Don Newton, inks by Dennis Jensen; Robin is conned into endorsing a phony fund drive for the Gotham Boys League; However, after the crooks rob the money from the Boys League headquarters, Robin decides to bring them in on his own; Batman helps by acting like a fellow con man. 52 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #353REP
    Batman (1940) 353REP
    Tags: Batman, Joker
    Published Nov 1982 by DC.

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    2nd printing - No month printed on cover. The Joker's creating a monument to himself...and wants Batman to be a part of it in "Last Laugh." Written by Gerry Conway. Art by Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez & Dan Adkins. Back-up tale: Batman and Robin in "'The Sting' - - Batman Style." Written by Mike W. Barr. Art by Don Newton & Dennis Jensen. Also: 15-page Masters of the Universe preview insert co-starring Superman: "Fate is the Killer" by Paul Kupperberg, Curt Swan & Dave Hunt. Cover by Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez. 52 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #354
    Batman (1940) 354
    Tags: Batman
    Published Dec 1982 by DC.

    Cover pencils by Keith Giffen, inks by Dick Giordano. "Showdown," script by Gerry Conway, pencils by Don Newton, inks by Alfredo Alcala; Dr. Thirteen exposes the secret of the "ghost" of Hugo Strange, Thorne has a falling-out with his underlings, and Batman and Robin prepare to bring the entire corrupt cabal down. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #355
    Batman (1940) 355
    Tags: Batman
    Published Jan 1983 by DC.

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    Cover pencils by Ed Hannigan, inks by Dick Giordano. "Never Scratch a Cat," script by Gerry Conway, pencils by Don Newton, inks by Alfredo Alcala; Catwoman attacks Vicki Vale in a fit of jealous rage, and also goes after the Batman for seemingly betraying her love. Missive from letter hack T.M. Maple. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #356
    Batman (1940) 356
    Tags: Batman
    Published Feb 1983 by DC.

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    1st printing. Cover pencils by Ed Hannigan, inks by Dick Giordano. "The Double Life of Hugo Strange" starring Batman, Robin, Alfred Pennyworth, Vicki Vale, and Hugo Strange, script by Gerry Conway, pencils by Don Newton, inks by Dick Giordano; Hugo Strange attacks Batman and Robin and lures them to a fake "Wayne Manor" and uses android duplicates of themselves and Alfred against them. Letter to the editor from comics artist Norman Breyfogle. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #356REP
    Batman (1940) 356REP
    Tags: Batman
    Published Feb 1983 by DC.

    2nd printing - No month printed on cover. Cover art by Ed Hannigan and Dick Giordano. The Double Life of Hugo Strange starring Batman, Robin, Alfred Pennyworth, Vicki Vale, and Hugo Strange, script by Gerry Conway, pencils by Don Newton, inks by Dick Giordano; Batman battles…himself? 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #357
    Batman (1940) 357
    Tags: Batman
    Published Mar 1983 by DC.
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    • Paper: White
    • Label #3846858003
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    1st printing. 1st appearance of Jason Todd and Killer Croc (cameo). Cover pencils by Ed Hannigan, inks by Dick Giordano. "Squid" starring Batman, Dick Grayson, Commissioner Gordon, Hamilton Hill, Joey Taylor, Waldo Flynn, Olivia Ortega, and the Squid (first appearance), script by Gerry Conway, pencils by Don Newton, inks by Alfredo Alcala; The Squid comes to Gotham City to launch a takeover of its underworld, and to trap the Batman; A mobster offering crooked protection threatens a circus owner; Refusing to give in, the owner unwittingly puts a target on the heads of his star performers, a husband and wife trapeze act; Days later, a young boy discoveres that his parents had been brutally murdered. Taken in by the sympathetic millionaire Bruce Wayne (Batman) the boy trains and becomes his new mentor's sidekick as Robin, the boy wonder; Not Dick Grayson, though--This time it was the copycat story of Jason Todd, the second person to become Robin. Letter to the editor from comics editor/writer Kevin Dooley. 40 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #357MULTIPK
    Batman (1940) 357MULTIPK
    Batman (1940) #357MULTIPK
    Tags: Batman
    Published Mar 1983 by DC.

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    2nd printing - No month printed on cover (sold in 3-pack with World's Finest #289 and DC Comics Presents #55). Cover art by Ed Hannigan and Dick Giordano. Squid starring Batman, Dick Grayson, Commissioner Gordon, Hamilton Hill, Joey Taylor, Waldo Flynn, Olivia Ortega, and the Squid (intro), script by Gerry Conway, pencils by Don Newton, inks by Alfredo Alcala; Batman battles the Squid. Letter to the editor from comics editor/writer Kevin Dooley. 40 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #358
    Batman (1940) 358
    Tags: Batman
    Published Apr 1983 by DC.

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    Cover pencils by Ed Hannigan, inks by Dick Giordano. 1st full appearance of Killer Croc in "Don't Mess with Killer Croc!" starring Batman, Robin, Commissioner Gordon, Alfred Pennyworth, Trina Todd, and The Squid, script by Gerry Conway, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Rodin Rodriguez; With the Squid eliminated, Killer Croc appoints himself the new head of the Gotham Underground as Batman puts together the pieces of Killer Croc's involvement in the Squid's death. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #359
    Batman (1940) 359
    Tags: Batman
    Published May 1983 by DC.
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    • Paper: White
    • Label #3827427017
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    • Label #0F5E0E-103

    Cover pencils by Ed Hannigan, inks by Dick Giordano. Jason Todd becomes a continuing character in "Hunt" starring Batman, Dick Grayson, Jason Todd, James Gordon, Vicki Vale, Alfred Pennyworth, Waldo Flynn, Trina Todd, Joe Todd, and Killer Croc, script by Gerry Conway, pencils by Dan Jurgens, inks by Dick Giordano; Featuring the origin of Killer Croc!; Batman searches for the whereabouts of Killer Croc while Croc himself breaks into Gotham City Jail to take care of the last obstacle in his path toward ruling the Gotham Underground. 1st comic book work by Dan Jurgens. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #360
    Batman (1940) 360
    Tags: Batman
    Published Jun 1983 by DC.

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    Cover art by Ed Hannigan and Dick Giordano. When Slays the Savage Skull starring Batman, Jason Todd, Commissioner Gordon, Alfred Pennyworth, and The Skull, script by Doug Moench, pencils by Don Newton, inks by Pablo Marcos and Ron Randall; Batman battles the mysterious, shadowy Skull. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #361
    Batman (1940) 361
    Tags: Batman
    Published Jul 1983 by DC.
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    • Paper: White
    • Label #2129183006
    Auction opens September 27

    First appearance of Harvey Bullock. Cover pencils by Ed Hannigan, inks by Dick Giordano. "The Most Successful Species!" starring Batman, Alfred Pennyworth, Commissioner Gordon, Jason Todd, Harvey Bullock, Man-Bat, script by Doug Moench, pencils by Don Newton, inks by Pablo Marcos; Jason Todd has been taken by Man-Bat, who intends to transform him into a bat-boy. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #362
    Batman (1940) 362
    Tags: Batman
    Published Aug 1983 by DC.

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    Cover art by Ed Hannigan and Dick Giordano. When Riddled by the Riddler starring Batman, Commissioner Gordon, Harvey Bullock, and the Riddler, script by Doug Moench, pencils by Don Newton, inks by Alfredo Alcala; Batman tries to thwart the Riddler's latest crime spree, Harvey Bullock charges Jim Gorden with interference. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #363
    Batman (1940) 363
    Tags: Batman
    Published Sep 1983 by DC.

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    Cover art by Ed Hannigan and Dick Giordano. Elegant Night Crimes, script by Doug Moench, pencils by Don Newton, inks by Alfredo Alcala; Jason Todd plans on running away, Batman learns the origins of the Thief of Night and Nocturna (intro). Superman III Movie Sweepstakes. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #364
    Batman (1940) 364
    Tags: Batman
    Published Oct 1983 by DC.

    Cover art by Ed Hannigan and Dick Giordano. The Man of a Thousand Menaces, script by Doug Moench, pencils by Don Newton, inks by Alfredo Alcala; Batman faces the menace of Chimera, Commissioner Gordon has a stroke. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #365
    Batman (1940) 365
    Tags: Batman
    Published Nov 1983 by DC.

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    Last 60-cent cover price. Cover pencils by Ed Hannigan, inks by Dick Giordano. "Ruins" starring Batman, Barbara Gordon, Jason Todd, and The Joker, script by Doug Moench, pencils by Don Newton, inks by Alfredo Alcala; Bruce Wayne gets Jason Todd back to Wayne Manor after promising to go out with him as Batman; While Bruce is away from Gotham, Bullock faces the reality of what he had done to Commissioner Gordon; Gordon has suffered a stroke after Bullock told Gordon that Batman was dead; Vicki Vale gets in trouble in Guatemala while taking pictures of the rebels; Alfred leaves mysterious note at Wayne Manor and is nowhere to be found. Batman gets ambushed in the jungle; Batman as he faces the Joker and a camp of rebel fighters. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #366
    Batman (1940) 366
    Tags: Batman, Joker
    Published Dec 1983 by DC.

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    Cover art by Walt Simonson. The Joker Is Wild! starring Batman, Jason Todd, Harvey Bullock, Barbara Gordon, Alfred, Julia Remarque, and Vicki Vale, script by Doug Moench, pencils by Don Newton, inks by Alfredo Alcala; Jason Todd disguises himself as Robin to help battle The Joker. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #367
    Batman (1940) 367
    Tags: Batman
    Published Jan 1984 by DC.

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    Cover art by Ed Hannigan and Dick Giordano. The Green Ghosts of Gotham, script by Doug Moench, pencils by Don Newton, inks by Alfredo Alcala; Poison Ivy uses special plants to control business executives and to battle Batman and Robin (now Jason Todd). 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #368
    Batman (1940) 368
    Tags: Batman
    Published Feb 1984 by DC.
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    • Paper: White
    • Slab: Scuffing on front of case; Scuffing to inner well of case
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    Cover pencils by Ed Hannigan, inks by Dick Giordano. In this key issue, Jason Todd begins as the new Robin (with a new costume) in a book-length story titled "A Revenge of Rainbows" starring Batman, Robin, Crazy-Quilt, Dick Grayson, Vicki Vale, Joker (flashback), Two-Face (flashback), Scarecrow (flashback), and Penguin (flashback), script by Doug Moench, pencils by Don Newton, inks by Alfredo Alcala; Dick Grayson officially passes along the mantle of Robin to Jason Todd, who accompanies Batman on a "shakedown cruise" around Gotham. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #369
    Batman (1940) 369
    Tags: Batman
    Published Mar 1984 by DC.
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    Cover art by Ed Hannigan and Dick Giordano. Target Practice, script by Doug Moench, pencils by Don Newton, inks by Alfredo Alcala; Batman goes to Canada, hoping to save Alfred and Julia from Deadshot. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #370
    Batman (1940) 370
    Tags: Batman
    Published Apr 1984 by DC.

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    Cover art by Ed Hannigan and Dick Giordano. Up Above the Sin So High, script by Doug Moench, pencils by Don Newton, inks by Alfredo Alcala; Harvey Bullock helps Batman and Robin by going undercover to infiltrate Dr. Fang's gang. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #371
    Batman (1940) 371
    Tags: Batman
    Published May 1984 by DC.

    Cover art by Ed Hannigan and Dick Giordano. Nine Cradles of Death starring Batman, script by Doug Moench, pencils by Don Newton, inks by Alfredo Alcala; Batman battles Cat-Man, Jason Todd tries to help, but fails. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #372
    Batman (1940) 372
    Tags: Batman
    Published Jun 1984 by DC.
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    • Direct Edition.
    • Label #91259A-014

    Cover art by Ed Hannigan and Dick Giordano. What Price, the Prize?, script by Doug Moench, pencils by Don Newton, inks by Alfredo Alcala; Batman looks for the evil Dr. Fang, who's into boxing. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #373
    Batman (1940) 373
    Tags: Batman
    Published Jul 1984 by DC.

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    Cover pencils by Ed Hannigan, inks by Dick Giordano. "The Frequency of Fear," script by Doug Moench, pencils by Gene Colan, inks by Alfredo Alcala; In the middle of the night, Jason Todd awakes from a terrible nightmare and this has not been the first time; Because of his lack of sleep, the authorities at the Child Welfare Bureau have noticed Jason's decline in performance and the social workers decide to investigate the kid's situation; Meanwhile in Arkham Asylum, a writer would like to have an interview with Jonathan Crane, but he is informed that Crane has been released after his successful recovery; Unaware to the authorities, Crane has simply recovered his mental faculties, which only make him a more deadly threat; Elsewhere, Julia Pennyworth asks Vicki Vale for a job at Picture News Magazine and after clearing their differences, Vicki agrees to help Julia; At night, Joker is bound to stand trial at the Gotham Courthouse, but Scarecrow strikes at the place after seeking revenge after he was used during Joker's previous scheme; Scarecrow breaks into the courthouse and using a new device in the shape of a skull, he is able to create crippling fear in those victims who he aims the device towards; Like this, Scarecrow has easy access to the cells at the courthouse, but a few minutes after his attack, the Bat-Signal is activated; When Scarecrow is about to reach the Joker's cell, Batman arrives at the place and confronts the crook. Story continues in Detective Comics #540. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #374
    Batman (1940) 374
    Tags: Batman
    Published Aug 1984 by DC.

    Cover pencils by Don Newton, inks by Dick Giordano. "Pieces of Penguin!" starring Robin, Alfred, Julia Pennyworth, Vicki Vale, Commissioner Gordon, Harvey Bullock, and The Penguin, script by Doug Moench, pencils by Don Newton, inks by Alfredo Alcala; The Penguin is on the loose and out to steal the plans for the Pentagon's "early bird" warning system. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #375
    Batman (1940) 375
    Tags: Batman
    Published Sep 1984 by DC.
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    • Paper: White
    • Double Cover. 1st cover 8.5, interior cover 9.2.
    • Label #E13BBD-017

    Cover pencils by Ed Hannigan, inks by Klaus Janson. "The Glacier Under Gotham!" starring Batman, Robin (Jason Todd), Mr. Freeze, Julia Remarque, Harvey Bullock, and Vicki Vale, script by Doug Moench, pencils by Don Newton, inks by Alfredo Alcala; Mr. Freeze returns with a giant ice-cannon, which he intends to use to freeze and loot Gotham City. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #376
    Batman (1940) 376
    Tags: Batman
    Published Oct 1984 by DC.

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    Cover pencils by Ed Hannigan, inks by Klaus Janson. "Nightmares, Inc." starring Batman, Robin, Alfred, Julia Pennyworth/Julia Remarque, Vicki Vale, Harvey Bullock, Nocturna, and Night-Thief, script by Doug Moench, pencils by Don Newton, inks by Alfredo Alcala; Batman tries to crack a scare-for-hire party service which he suspects is targeting its clients for burglaries. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #377
    Batman (1940) 377
    Tags: Batman
    Published Nov 1984 by DC.
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    • Direct Edition.
    • Label #91259A-016

    Little Nemo tribute cover art by Ed Hannigan and Dick Giordano. The Slayer of Night, script by Doug Moench, pencils by Don Newton, inks by Alfredo Alcala; Nocturna conjures nightmares, causing trouble for Batman. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #378
    Batman (1940) 378
    Tags: Batman
    Published Dec 1984 by DC.
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    • Paper: White
    • Label #3844761008

    Cover art by Don Newton and Dick Giordano. One Hat Madder!, script by Doug Moench, pencils by Don Newton, inks by Alfredo Alcala; The Mad Hatter wants Nocturna to tell him Batman's secret identity. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #379
    Batman (1940) 379
    Tags: Batman
    Published Jan 1985 by DC.

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    Cover pencils by Ed Hannigan, inks by Dick Giordano. "Bedtime Stories" starring Julia Remarque, Alfred Pennyworth, Vicki Vale, Nocturna, Mad Hatter, Jason Todd (Robin), and Lucius Fox, script by Doug Moench, pencils by Don Newton, inks by Alfredo Alcala; The Mad Hatter attacks Gotham City again using a gang of hoods who are turned into his zombies by their hats. Missive by letter hack T.M. Maple. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #380
    Batman (1940) 380
    Tags: Batman
    Published Feb 1985 by DC.

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    Cover art by Rick Hoberg and Dick Giordano. End of the Bat, script by Doug Moench, pencils by Rick Hoberg, inks by Alfredo Alcala; Jason Todd spends time with Nocturna, Batman searches for Night Slayer, Dr. Fang swears vengeance on Batman. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #381
    Batman (1940) 381
    Tags: Batman
    Published Mar 1985 by DC.

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    Cover art by Rick Hoberg and Dick Giordano. Darkly Moved the Pawns, script by Doug Moench, pencils by Rick Hoberg, inks by Alfredo Alcala; James Gordon is reinstated as commissioner, Batman goes after Night Slayer (who's been doing crimes as Batman), Jason Todd investigates Nocturna. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #382
    Batman (1940) 382
    Tags: Batman
    Published Apr 1985 by DC.
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    • Direct Edition.
    • Label #91259A-019

    Cover art by Gil Kane. The Vengeance Spiral, script by Doug Moench, pencils by Rick Hoberg, inks by Rudy Nebres; Darkwolf, a Syrian terrorist, hijacks an airplane, and Batman and Catwoman go after him. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #383
    Batman (1940) 383
    Tags: Batman
    Published May 1985 by DC.
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    • Slab: Standard, no notable issues
    • Label #3844509014

    Cover pencils by Paris Cullins, inks by Dick Giordano. "Just As Night Follows Day" starring Batman, Robin (Jason Todd), Alfred Pennyworth, Julia Remarque, Vicki Vale, Commissioner Gordon, and Harvey Bullock; script by Doug Moench, pencils by Gene Colan, inks by Alfredo Alcala; The Batman badly needs sleep, but is forced to cope with routine problems during the day as Bruce Wayne and criminals plague Gotham City at night; He must deal with a construction crew that has been hired to make repairs Wayne Manor, meet with Jasons school principal, meets with Vicky Vale, and more. Statement of ownership; Average # copies per issue, previous year: 214,465. Missive by letter hack T.M. Maple. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #384
    Batman (1940) 384
    Tags: Batman
    Published Jun 1985 by DC.

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    Cover pencils by Rick Hoberg, inks by Dick Giordano. "Broken Dates," script by Doug Moench, pencils by Rick Hoberg, inks by Rudy Nebres; Dr. Fangs goons believe Batman has to die for them to profit in Gotham; Batman battles Calendar Man; Vicky Vale severs her ties with Bruce Wayne, and Alfred plays match maker. Part 1 of 3, continued in Detective Comics #551. Crisis on Infinite Earths mini-series, two-panel-sequence-cameo with The Monitor (only hands shown with voice) and Lyla (Harbinger). 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #385
    Batman (1940) 385
    Tags: Batman
    Published Jul 1985 by DC.
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    • Paper: White
    • Label #3844482018

    Cover pencils by Paris Cullins, inks by Bob Smith. "Day of Doom" starring Batman, Robin (Jason Todd), Alfred Pennyworth, Vicki Vale, Commissioner Gordon, Harvey Bullock, and Calendar Man, script by Doug Moench, pencils by Rick Hoberg and Charles Patton, inks by Alfredo Alcala; Calendar Man has promised to kill Robin on the first day of spring; After being forbidden to leave the batcave, Robin disobeys Batman and goes after Calendar Man himself. Part 3 of 3, continued from Detective Comics (1937) #551. Missive by letter hack T.M. Maple. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #386
    Batman (1940) 386
    Tags: Batman
    Published Aug 1985 by DC.
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    • Label #0960991012
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    • Label #2112810013
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    • Label #851-AA-002
    Auction opens October 4
    Auction opens October 4

    Cover by Tom Mandrake. "Black Mask: Losing Face" starring Batman, Commissioner Gordon, Harvey Bullock, Black Mask (1st appearance and origin), and Lucius Fox, script: Doug Moench, art by Tom Mandrake; Roman Sionis loses his family's company, Janus Cosmetics, and turns to a life of crime as Black Mask. Part 1 of 3, continued in Detective Comics (1937) #553. Missive by letter hack T.M. Maple. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #387
    Batman (1940) 387
    Tags: Batman
    Published Sep 1985 by DC.

    Cover art by Tom Mandrake. Ebon Masquery starring Batman, Robin, Alfred, Vicki Vale, Commissioner Gordon, Harvey Bullock, and Black Mask, script by Doug Moench, art by Tom Mandrake; to lure Black Mask, Bruce Wayne hosts a masquerade ball at Wayne Manor. Assault on Mount Mayhem starring Mask 16-page promo/preview, script by Michael Fleisher, pencils by Mike Chen, inks by Joe Delbeato. 52 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #388
    Batman (1940) 388
    Tags: Batman
    Published Oct 1985 by DC.

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    Cover art by Tom Mandrake. "The Round-Trip Looking Glass!" starring Batman, Robin (Jason Todd), Alfred Pennyworth, Julia Remarque, Harvey Bullock, Mirror Master (Sam Scudder), and Captain Boomerang (Digger Harkness), script by Doug Moench, art by Tom Mandrake; After trying to steal the same jade neckalce, Captain Boomerang and Mirror Master face off to decide who is the greater villain. Part 1 of 2, continued in Detective Comics (1937) #555. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #389
    Batman (1940) 389
    Tags: Batman
    Published Nov 1985 by DC.
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    • Paper: White
    • Slab: Standard, no notable issues
    • Label #3844761020

    Cover art by Tom Mandrake. "Red Skies," script by Doug Moench, art by Tom Mandrake; Nocturna, Catwoman, and Night-Slayer all return in this issue as members of Black Mask's False Face Society are being killed off one-by-one; Acting Mayor Skowcroft blames Catwoman for the murders as Robin and Bullock learn that Nocturna has moved into the observatory. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #390
    Batman (1940) 390
    Tags: Batman
    Published Dec 1985 by DC.

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    Cover art by Tom Mandrake. Women Dark and Dangerous starring Batman, Robin, Harvey Bullock, Nocturna, Night-Slayer, and Catwoman, script by Doug Moench, art by Tom Mandrake; Nocturna tries to discover what's causing the red rain, Batman battles Catwoman. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #391
    Batman (1940) 391
    Tags: Batman
    Published Jan 1986 by DC.

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    Cover art by Tom Mandrake. "Death Comes as the End!", script by Doug Moench, art by Tom Mandrake; The Earth seems to be coming to an end. Robin, while protecting Nocturna, gets attacked by Night-Slayer; Batman gets Robin's message while visiting the hospitalized Catwoman; He leaves to join his partner; Selina breaks out of the hospital; Night-Slayer stabs Nocturna three times while telling her he loves her; Batman arrives and fights him; Robin tries to get Nocturna (who was calling him her son) to safety; Catwoman crashes a helicopter into the observatory where the action is taking place; She helps Batman. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #392
    Batman (1940) 392
    Tags: Batman
    Published Feb 1986 by DC.

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    Cover art by Tom Mandrake. "A Town on the Night," script by Doug Moench, pencils by Tom Mandrake, inks by Jan Duursema; Batman and Catwoman's night out is constantly interrupted by criminals; Harvey Bullock tries to convince Commissioner Gordon to arrest Catwoman for her previous crimes. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #393
    Batman (1940) 393
    Tags: Batman
    Published Mar 1986 by DC.

    Cover art by Paul Gulacy. "The Dark Rider," script by Doug Moench, art by Paul Gulacy; Batman travels to Europe to help the CIA and KGB bring down a rogue agent called the Dark Riderr, a terrorist that plans a plutonium deathtrap for America. Continues next issue. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #394
    Batman (1940) 394
    Tags: Batman
    Published Apr 1986 by DC.

    Cover art by Paul Gulacy. "At the Heart of Stone," script by Doug Moench, art by Paul Gulacy; Batman teams up with a KGB agent to take down the terrorist known as the Dark Rider, who has smuggled plutonium into Gotham; Russian zealots plan was to pollute Gotham's water supply with the plutonium. Part 2 of 2, continued from the previous issue. Statement of ownership; Average # copies per issue, previous year: 195,602. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #394SURVEY
    Batman (1940) 394SURVEY
    Batman (1940) #394SURVEY
    Tags: Batman
    Published Apr 1986 by DC.

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    This edition has a full-spread questionnaire insert at the centerfold that readers could fill out and send in to receive a free copy of the first issue of an upcoming series called "Crisis on Captive Earth." The series never came to fruition, but there are still a few of these survey variants in circulation. The Cossack threatens Batman and all of Gotham as Doug Moench's mind-bending story concludes! Part 2 of 2, continued from the previous issue. Illustrations and cover by guest-artist supreme, Paul Gulacy! 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #395
    Batman (1940) 395
    Tags: Batman
    Published May 1986 by DC.

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    Cover art by Tom Mandrake. "The Film Freak," script by Doug Moench, art by Tom Mandrake; With Jason at home being jealous, Batman teams up with Catwoman; They go after a burglar called the Film Freak due to spouting off classic movie lines; An old girlfriend gives the press his true identity, As Batman and Catwoman check out leads, Robin teams up with Bullock; The Film Freak's reenacts the shower scene from Psycho with the reporter as his leading lady. Continued in Detective Comics #562. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #396
    Batman (1940) 396
    Tags: Batman
    Published Jun 1986 by DC.

    Cover art by Tom Mandrake. The climax to the Film Freak saga in "Box-Office Smash," script by Doug Moench, art by Tom Mandrake; Batman and Catwoman are too late to stop Film Freak from killing an old friend; Gordon gets everyone on the same team to work together; They stop Film Freak on his next attempt, this time to blow up his old director's new premier; They finally stopped him from doing a King Kong skit. Part 3 of 3, continued from Detective Comics (1937) #562. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #397
    Batman (1940) 397
    Tags: Batman
    Published Jul 1986 by DC.

    Cover art by Tom Mandrake. "Binary Brains," script by Doug Moench, art by Tom Mandrake; Batman, Catwoman, Robin, and Gordon meet on a rooftop; Batman and Robin go after Two-Face while Catwoman tracks down a woman who has a vendetta against Black Mask (Roman Sionis); Two-Face breaks in and takes some computers to help him decide which crimes to commit; He and his crew rob the Twin Towers Bank. Part 2 of 4, continued from Detective Comics (1937) #563. Continues in Detective Comics (1937) #564. NOTE: Most issues from 397-432 were reprinted in 1989 and sold in multipacks. These 2nd and 3rd prints have back cover ads dated 1989. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #397REP
    Batman (1940) 397REP
    Tags: Batman
    Published Jul 1986 by DC.

    2nd or later printing. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #398
    Batman (1940) 398
    Tags: Batman
    Published Aug 1986 by DC.

    1st printing. Cover art by Tom Mandrake. "About Faces!", script by Doug Moench, art by Tom Mandrake; Batman and Catwoman discuss their feelings toward one another; Circe helps Harvey while Batman lurks behind; They attempt to bring the Harvey side back to the forefront fails; Batman, Robin, and Catwoman take him out; Circe gets away; Selina tries to decide whether or not to pursue her relationship with Batman. NOTE: Most issues from 397-432 were reprinted in 1989 and sold in multipacks. These 2nd and 3rd prints have back cover ads dated 1989. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #398MULTIPK
    Batman (1940) 398MULTIPK
    Batman (1940) #398MULTIPK
    Tags: Batman
    Published Aug 1986 by DC.

    Multipack reprint edition. Catwoman. 1st printing. 1st printing. NOTE: Most issues from 397-432 were reprinted in 1989 and sold in multipacks. These 2nd and 3rd prints have back cover ads dated 1989. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #398REP
    Batman (1940) 398REP
    Tags: Batman
    Published Aug 1986 by DC.

    2nd or later printing. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #399
    Batman (1940) 399
    Tags: Batman
    Published Sep 1986 by DC.
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    • Paper: White
    • Direct Edition.
    • Label #717D5B-056

    Cover art by Tom Mandrake. "Strike Two!", script by Doug Moench, art by Tom Mandrake; Batman and Catwoman continue to try to get the goods on Roy Spivey, who has shrunk the head of his decapitated victim; The dead lady's head is mailed to her roommate's boyfriend; Batman stakes out and bugged the suspect's apartment; The surprises mount and an era comes to an end in this issue. Part 2 of 2, continued from Detective Comics (1937) #565. NOTE: Most issues from 397-432 were reprinted in 1989 and sold in multipacks. These 2nd and 3rd prints have back cover ads dated 1989. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #399MULTIPK
    Batman (1940) 399MULTIPK
    Batman (1940) #399MULTIPK
    Tags: Batman
    Published 1989 by DC.

    Multipack reprint edition. The surprises mount and an era comes to an end! Part 2 of 2, continued from Detective Comics (1937) #565. Written by Doug Moench, with art and cover by Tom Mandrake. NOTE: Most issues from 397-432 were reprinted in 1989 and sold in multipacks. These 2nd and 3rd prints have back cover ads dated 1989. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #399REP
    Batman (1940) 399REP
    Tags: Batman
    Published Sep 1986 by DC.

    2nd or later printing. 36 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #400
    Batman (1940) 400
    Tags: Batman, Joker
    Published Oct 1986 by DC.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($5.70) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • Signed by George Perez, Art Adams, Steve Leialoha, Rick Leonardi, Mike Grell, and Mike Kaluta (various splashes, only first four are imaged).

    2-page introduction by Stephen King. As Batman ponders the note 'Know Your Foes' sent to him as a warning, all of his foes are sprung from Arkham Asylum in "Resurrection Night!" Script by Doug Moench. Art by John Byrne (1 page), Steve Lightle & Bruce D. Patterson (6 pages), George Perez (4 pages), Paris Cullins & Larry Mahlstedt (3 pages), Bill Sienkiewicz (7 pages), Arthur Adams & Terry Austin (8 pages), Tom Sutton & Ricardo Villagran (6 pages), Steve Leialoha (3 pages), Joe Kubert (4 pages), Ken Steacy (3 pages), Rick Leonardi & Karl Kesel (6 pages), Brian Bolland (9 pages). Plus: pin-ups by Mike Grell, Michael W. Kaluta, Bernie Wrightson, Steve Rude. Cover by Bill Sienkiewicz. 68 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $1.50.