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Comic books in 'Batman'

  • Issue #204
    Batman (1940) 204
    Tags: Batman
    Published Aug 1968 by DC.

    Cover art by Irv Novick. "Operation: Blindfold!", script by Frank Robbins, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Joe Giella; An unscrupulous criminal named the Schemer kills an innocent blind man and plants evidence on him to lead Commissioner Gordon to believe that he is the Batman!; When the real Batman shows up on the scene, the Police arrest him, believing that he is a phony. Letters to the editor from Biljo White and Shel Dorf. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #205
    Batman (1940) 205
    Tags: Batman
    Published Sep 1968 by DC.

    Cover art by Irv Novick. "Blind As a... Bat?", script by Frank Robbins, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Joe Giella; The Police, believing that the Batman is dead, arrest and take in the Batman whom they believe is an imposter, while the real Batman, disguised as a blind man, aids Robin to prevent an armored car robbery; Robin is captured by the Schemer in the process but Batman outwits the Schemer in his attempt to down a plane loaded with gold. Letters to the editor from comic writer Mark Evanier and Irene Vartanoff. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #206
    Batman (1940) 206
    Tags: Batman
    Published Nov 1968 by DC.
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.

    Cover art by Irv Novick. "Batman Walks the Last Mile!", script by Frank Robbins, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Joe Giella; After capturing a gang of crooks from a crime planned by the Planner, the villain engages in a duel of wits with the Caped Crusader to make him look bad; Batman turns the tables on the crook and he is sent to prison to die in the electric chair: in a Batman uniform! The Adventures of Tigerboy ad. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #207
    Batman (1940) 207
    Tags: Batman
    Published Dec 1968 by DC.

    Cover art by Irv Novick. "The Doomsday Ball!", script by Frank Robbins, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Joe Giella; A small nuclear device is stolen and is being used to threaten Gotham City, so Batman enlists the aid of a criminal named Brill to identify the blackmailer...but first, the Caped Crusaders must survive some death traps arranged by Brill and his men. Captain Action and Action Boy Meet Dr. Evil! ad. Letters to the editor from inker Klaus Janson and cartoonist Fred Hambeck. One-page "Fact File" report on Tarantula from Star-Spangled Comics (1941-43). 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #209
    Batman (1940) 209
    Tags: Batman
    Published Feb 1969 by DC.
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    Cover art by Irv Novick. "Jungle Jeopardy," script by Frank Robbins, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Joe Giella; The gang lords of Gotham hire Mr. Esper, alias "Brainwash", to defeat Batman and Robi; They lure the two heroes to a bank robbery in order to implant a subliminal device beneath the Batmobile; Esper forces the Dynamic Duo to return to the Batcave, where they are induced to see it as transformed into an African jungle with wild animals. Letter to the editor from comics historian Peter Sanderson Jr. One-page "Fact File" covers the Golden Age Green Lantern. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #211
    Batman (1940) 211
    Tags: Batman
    Published May 1969 by DC.
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    • Label #1075187008

    "Batman's Big Blow-Off!" Script by Frank Robbins, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Joe Giella. One-page text feature, "Fact File # 7: Detective Comics # 27." Letter to the editor from Irene Vartanoff. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #212
    Batman (1940) 212
    Tags: Batman
    Published Jun 1969 by DC.
    • Cover detached at one staple.
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.
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    Batman and Robin in book-length story featuring Commissioner Gordon, "Baffling Deaths of the Crime-Czar!" Script by Frank Robbins, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Joe Giella. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #214
    Batman (1940) 214
    Tags: Batman
    Published Aug 1969 by DC.
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    First 15-cent cover price. Alfred given a new last name, Pennyworth, in "Batman's Marriage Trap!" Script by Frank Robbins, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Joe Giella. Letter to the editor from comics historian Peter Sanderson Jr. Novick cover? Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #215
    Batman (1940) 215
    Tags: Batman
    Published Sep 1969 by DC.
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    "Call Me Master!" Script by Frank Robbins, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano. Norvick cover. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #216
    Batman (1940) 216
    Tags: Batman
    Published Nov 1969 by DC.
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    • RESTORATION. Minor color touch.

    "Angel--or Devil?" Script by Frank Robbins, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano. Letter to the editor from comics writer Mark Evanier. Novick cover pencils? Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #217
    Batman (1940) 217
    Tags: Batman
    Published Dec 1969 by DC.
    • Water damage. Centerfold detached at one staples.
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    Cover by Neal Adams. Batman and Robin in book-length story, "One Bullet Too Many!" Script by Frank Robbins, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano; Breakup of Batman & Robin team; Dick Grayson goes to college; Bruce and Alfred move from Wayne Manor to the Wayne Foundation. Strange Old Laws non-fiction humor page by Henry Boltinoff. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #219
    Batman (1940) 219
    Tags: Batman
    Published Feb 1970 by DC.

    Cover by Neal Adams. "Death Casts the Deciding Vote," script by Frank Robbins, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano; Batman stops an airplane hijacking and gets a senator to Washington DC in time for a critical vote on an anti-crime bill. "The Silent Night of the Batman," script by Mike Friedrich, pencils by Neal Adams, inks by Dick Giordano; A peaceful night in Gotham allows Batman to spend time with James Gordon. Reprint fantasy story: "Time to Kill!", script by Jack Miller, art by John Giunta; Jed Bruno travels to the future to get revenge on his enemy. Letter to the editor from inker Klaus Janson. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #220
    Batman (1940) 220
    Tags: Batman
    Published Mar 1970 by DC.

    Batman stars in the story "This Murder has Been Pre-Recorded." Script by Frank Robbins, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano. Neal Adams cover. Letter to the editor from comic writer Martin Pasko. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #221
    Batman (1940) 221
    Tags: Batman
    Published May 1970 by DC.
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.
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    Batman stars in the story "A Bat-Death for Batman!" Script by Frank Robbins, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano. Neal Adams cover. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #222
    Batman (1940) 222
    Tags: Batman
    Published Jun 1970 by DC.
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    Batman and Robin star in "Dead Till Proven Alive!" Script by Frank Robbins, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano. Batman stars in "Case of No Consequence!" Letters to the editor from comic writer Mike Barr, comic artist John Workman, and comics historian Bill Schelly. Beatles cover appearance; Neal Adams pencils. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #224
    Batman (1940) 224
    Tags: Batman
    Published Aug 1970 by DC.

    Batman travels to New Orleans on a misson of mercy and and vengeance in the story "Carnival of the Cursed." Script by Denny O' Neil, pencils by Irv Novick, and inks by Dick Giordano. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #225
    Batman (1940) 225
    Tags: Bruce Wayne Murderer (part MurderTheme), Batman
    Published Sep 1970 by DC.

    The 2002 series wasn't the first time Batman (or Bruce Wayne) faced a murder charge. Here's a 1970 Batman two-part story, "Wanted for Murder-One, the Batman!" in which Batman faces a charge of murder. Script by Frank Robbins, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano. Commissioner Gordon faces the possibility that his old friend, Batman, may be a murderer. But things can't be that bad because the problem is resolved early enough for there to be a backup story, "The Shutdown on Yoyr Street!" Script by Mike Friedrich, pencils by Novick, inks by Mike Esposito. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #226
    Batman (1940) 226
    Tags: Batman
    Published Nov 1970 by DC.

    Cover art by Neal Adams. The Man with Ten Eyes! starring Batman and the Ten-Eyed Man, script by Frank Robbins, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano; Batman battles "Ten-Eye" Reardon. The Case of the Gigantic Gamble! Case-Book Mystery. 32 pgs. $0.15. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #227
    Batman (1940) 227
    Tags: Batman
    Published Dec 1970 by DC.
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    • Mold and bug chew.
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    "The Demon of Gothos Mansion!" Script by Denny O'Neil, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano. Robin back-up story, "Help Me--I Think I'm Dead!" Script by Mike Friedrich, pencils by Novick, inks by Mike Esposito. Small pencil portraits of Carmine Infantino, Joe Kubert, Giordano, and Neal Adams by Adams, who also does the cover. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #229
    Batman (1940) 229
    Tags: Batman
    Published Mar 1971 by DC.

    Cover pencils by Neal Adams, inks by Dick Giordano. "Asylum of the Futurians!", script by Robert Kanigher, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano; Late one night, on a road on the outskirts of Gotham City, Batman finds a young woman who is trying to find someone to save her husband who has been abducted by a strange group of people. "Temperature Boiling... and Rising!", script by Mike Friedrich, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Frank Giacoia; Robin discovers the truth behind a fake photo of candidate Stuart and who burned down his campaign headquarters. Fantastic Fingerprints! filler page; 3 panel illustrations with accompanying text. Letter to the editor from comics writer Mike Barr. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #230
    Batman (1940) 230
    Tags: Batman
    Published Apr 1971 by DC.

    Cover pencils by Neal Adams, inks by Dick Giordano. "Take-Over of Paradise!", script by Frank Robbins, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano; Batman disrupts violent protests and organizes the young people on the streets in order to put them on the right path protest; After a new housing project is announced, they commit violence again. Robin the Boy Wonder in "Danger Comes A-Looking!", script by Mike Friedrich, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano; Robin discovers who bombed the ROTC building on Hudson University. Letter to the editor from comics writer and DC "Answer Man" Bob Rozakis. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #231
    Batman (1940) 231
    Tags: Batman
    Published May 1971 by DC.

    Cover by Neal Adams. "Blind Rage of the Ten-Eyed Man!", script by Frank Robbins, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano; The Ten-Eyed Man continues waging his war against Batman, and he hijacks an airplane, luring the Dark Knight into a battle in trap-ridden jungle; Batman takes "Ten-Eyed" Reardon back to America. "Wiped Out!", script by Mike Friedrich, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano; When Dick Grayson and Terri Bergstrom's apartments are burglarized, Robin tracks down the criminals. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #232
    Batman (1940) 232
    Tags: Batman
    Published Jun 1971 by DC.
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    • Label #1291945005
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    • Label #0286760001

    1st appearance of Ra's Al Ghul. Last 15-cent cover price. Cover by Neal Adams. "Daughter of the Demon," script by Denny O'Neil, pencils by Neal Adams, inks by Dick Giordano; Origin of Batman and Robin retold; Robin returns home from a night of adventuring; Two gunmen armed with tranquilizer darts shoot the Boy Wonder and take him prisoner; Later, Bruce Wayne receives a photograph of his kidnapped partner and a challenge to find him; Ra's Al Ghul contacts deduce that Bruce Wayne and the Batman are one in the same; He calls upon the world's greatest detective to help him find his daughter Talia, who also has been kidnapped. Letter to the editor by Mike W. Barr. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #239
    Batman (1940) 239
    Tags: Batman
    Published Feb 1972 by DC.
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    52-page giant. Cover pencils by Neal Adams, inks by Dick Giordano. "Silent Night, Deadly Night!", script by Denny O'Neil, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano; On Christmas Eve, Batman tracks down a thug who wants revenge on his former boss. A Christmas tale originally presented in Batman #15, "The Loneliest Men in the World," script by Don Cameron, pencils by Bob Kane, inks by Jerry Robinson; For this Christmas, Batman and Robin decide to play Santa to "the loneliest men in the world": those who have no friends at that festive time of the year. But criminal Dirk Dagner decides to use this plan for his own financial advantage! "Soul-Pit!", script by Mike Friedrich, pencils by Rich Buckler, inks by Dick Giordano; Robin and his friends get in a fight with some "Jesus freaks" and then Robin is contacted by Terri Bergstrom that he needs to help Rick Asher. 52 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #240
    Batman (1940) 240
    Tags: Batman
    Published Mar 1972 by DC.
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    52-page giant. Cover pencils by Neal Adams, inks by Dick Giordano. "Vengeance for a Dead Man!", script by Denny O'Neil, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano; Batman and Talia track down the killer of Mason Sterling and Batman discovers who removed Sterling's brain. "Theater of the Mind!", script by Mike Friedrich, art by Rich Buckler; Robin reunites Rick Asher with his father. "Batman's Great Face-Saving Feat!", script by France Herron, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff (ghost for Bob Kane), inks by Joe Giella; A private investigator seeks to join the Mystery Analysts, but is blackballed by Batman for a very specific reason. Letter to the editor from writer and DC "Answer Man" Bob Rozakis. 52 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #241
    Batman (1940) 241
    Tags: Batman
    Published May 1972 by DC.
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    • Paper: White
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    Cover pencils by Neal Adams, inks by Bernie Wrightson. "At Dawn Dies Mary MacGuffin!" starring Batman, Colonel Sulphur, Mary MacGuffin, Howard MacGuffin, and James Gordon, script by Denny O'Neil, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano; Batman races against the clock to save a young woman from a diabolical madman. "Secret of the Psychic Siren!", script by Mike Friedrich, art by Rich Buckler; Terri Bergstrom's search for her cousin comes to an end, leading to Robin, Terri and Lilith battling a cult that worships Cthulhu. "The Case of the Honest Crook!", script by Bill Finger, pencils by Bob Kane, inks by Jerry Robinson and George Roussos (backgrounds); Batman helps out a young convict released from prison who is having trouble getting an honest job to support his new, but sick wife; The Caped Crusaders then vow to help track down the rats who set him up to be arrested originally, but Robin is nearly beaten to death, and the Batman swears vengeance on those responsible. Letter to the editor from David B. Michelinie. 52 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #242
    Batman (1940) 242
    Tags: Batman
    Published Jun 1972 by DC.

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    52-page giant. Cover art by Michael Kaluta. "Bruce Wayne--Rest in Peace!", script by Denny O'Neil, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano; Batman begins his war against Ra's Al Ghul by faking Bruce Wayne's death and recruiting some allies. "Death-Point!", script by Mike Friedrich, pencils by Rich Buckler, inks by Dick Giordano; While battling Chthulu cultists, Terri is possessed by a demon. "The People Vs. the Batman," script by Bill Finger, pencils by Bob Kane, inks by Jerry Robinson and George Roussos; Weasel Venner wants to make sure that a fellow criminal doesn't make public the fact that he is the head racketeer in Gotham City, so he arranges for someone to be set up for the murder of Horatio Delmar: that someone being Bruce Wayne! 52 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #243
    Batman (1940) 243
    Tags: Batman
    Published Aug 1972 by DC.
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    Batman follows a lead that takes half-way around the world on the trail of "The Lazarus Pit!" Talia appearance. Script by Denny O'Neil, pencils by Neal Adams, inks by Dick Giordano. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #244
    Batman (1940) 244
    Tags: Batman
    Published Sep 1972 by DC.
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    • Double cover. 1st cover 9.2, interior cover 9.4.
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    • CGC Signature Series
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    • Signed by Neal Adams on 07/26/2008.
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    Ra's Al Ghul is back, and with a vengeance. Can Batman defeat the Demon in a one-on-one duel to the death? "The Demon Lives Again!" Talia appearance. Script by Denny O'Neil, pencils by Neal Adams, inks by Dick Giordano. Robin stars in the solo adventure "Teen-Age Trap!" Script by Elliot Maggin, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Giordano. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #245
    Batman (1940) 245
    Tags: Batman
    Published Oct 1972 by DC.

    Cover by Neal Adams. "The Bruce Wayne Murder Case!", script by Denny O'Neil, pencils by Neal Adams, inks by Dick Giordano (pp. 1-2) and Neal Adams (pp. 3-15); Batman stops a crooked political group for framing another political group for the murder of Bruce Wayne. "Who Stole the Gift from Nowhere!", script by Elliot S! Maggin, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano; Luke Graham is accused of stealing $50,000 in cash that was sent anonymously to the Hudson University Library. Letter to the editor from comic writer David Michelinie. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #246
    Batman (1940) 246
    Tags: Batman
    Published Dec 1972 by DC.

    Cover art by Dave Cockrum and Neal Adams. How Many Ways Can a Robin Die? starring Batman, script by Frank Robbins, pencils by Irv Novick (pp 1-17) and Dick Dillin (pp 18-23), inks by Dick Giordano; Batman must rescue the real Robin from some crazies who are using dummies to demonstrate various ways to kill Robin. 32 pgs. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #247
    Batman (1940) 247
    Tags: Batman
    Published Feb 1973 by DC.

    Batman must find a bomb before it ruins Gotham City's Christmas celebration. Christmas story. "Merry Christmas, and a Deadly New Year!" Script by Denny O'Neil, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #248
    Batman (1940) 248
    Tags: Batman
    Published Apr 1973 by DC.
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    Cover by Michael Kaluta. "Death-Knell for a Traitor!", script by Denny O'Neil, pencils by Bob Brown, inks by Dick Giordano; Batman follows an ex-Navy man who turned traitor during World War II to take a fabulous diamond from the Japanese; Batman realizes that said Navy man is in league with criminal Colonel Sulphur, and he has to stop them from recovering the diamond. "The Immortals of Usen Castle," script by Elliot S! Maggin, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Frank McLaughlin; Dick Grayson and Diane Lewis are giving some local youths a tour of a castle that is supposedly haunted; When Diana and some of the children disappear, Dick changes to Robin and discovers the secret behind the "ghosts" in the castle. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #249
    Batman (1940) 249
    Tags: Batman
    Published Jun 1973 by DC.

    Cover by Dick Giordano. "The Citadel of Crime," script by Frank Robbins, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano; Batman tracks down the boss behind a gun-smuggling operation. "Case of the Kidnaped Crusader!", script by Elliot S! Maggin, pencils by Bob Brown, inks by Frank McLaughlin; Tom Carson, a consumer advocate, goes missing during the test drive of a new experimental car. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #250
    Batman (1940) 250
    Tags: Batman
    Published Jul 1973 by DC.
    • Interior is complete. Chew. Mold.
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    Cover by Dick Giordano. "The Deadly Numbers Game!", script by Frank Robbins, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano; Batman investigates a strange series of thefts based upon number-associated objects that end up in the hands of wax dummies in a museum; Batman confronts the man responsible for the thefts and learns that the young man has been trying to improve the ticket sales of the museum. "Return of the Flying Grayson!", script by Elliot S! Maggin, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Frank McLaughlin; Robin tracks down some stolen paintings, one of which is of his parents doing their circus act. "The Batman Nobody Knows!", script by Frank Robbins, art by Dick Giordano; Bruce Wayne takes a group of children on a camping trip and learns what they think of Batman; After listening to their stories, Bruce surprises them by appearing as Batman. Letters from comics writers Bob Rozakis and Mike W. Barr. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #251
    Batman (1940) 251
    Tags: Batman
    Published Sep 1973 by DC.
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #1355858001
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #1355927005
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    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #1258847005
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    • Light foxing.
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    • Cover detached, heavy water damage.
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    • Interior is complete. Full length spine split. Cover is detached.
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    • Interior is complete. Chew. Mold.

    The Clown Prince of Crime is back in Gotham, and he's going to make everyone pay in this classic story. "The Joker's Five-Way Revenge!" Script by Denny O'Neil, art and cover by Neal Adams. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #252
    Batman (1940) 252
    Tags: Batman
    Published Oct 1973 by DC.
    • Restored (see item notes)
    • RESTORATION: Minor color touch.
    • INCOMPLETE. Chew. Interrupts art and story.

    Cover by Nick Cardy. "The Spooks Master Stroke!", script by Frank Robbins, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano; The Caped-Crusader stubbles into a trap and finds himself at the mercy of a madman; Jason Bard appears in Batman costume. "The King from Canarsie!", script by Elliot S! Maggin, pencils by Dick Dillin, inks by Dick Giordano; Famous actor Davy King enrolls in Hudson University to get his college degree. Mysterious accidents happen around him until Robin is able to figure out who is behind them. Behind the Scenes at the DC Comic World article, pencils by Curt Swan and Murphy Anderson, inks by Murphy Anderson. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #253
    Batman (1940) 253
    Tags: Batman
    Published Nov 1973 by DC.
    • Water damage. Rusty staples.

    Cover by Michael Kaluta. Witness the first meeting of Batman and the Shadow in "Who Knows What Evil--?", script by Denny O'Neil, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano; Batman stops counterfeiters and learns that their secret hideout is in Arizona; He travels to the desert and is assisted by a mysterious figure who saves him and helps him capture the bad guys; Batman meets The Shadow, the mysterious vigilante who inspired him to begin his own crime-fighting career Batman tries to convince The Shadow to come out of retirement. "The Legion of Super-Heroes"; Behind the Scenes at the DC Comic World article by Paul Levitz, art by Dave Cockrum and Sergio Aragones. Letter to the editor from writer and DC Comics "Answer Man" Bob Rozakis. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #254
    Batman (1940) 254
    Tags: Batman
    Published Feb 1974 by DC.

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    100-page giant. This issue features Batman tales from the forties, fifties, sixties, and seventies. Cover by Nick Cardy. "King of the Gotham Jungle!", script by Frank Robbins, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano; The recent rash of unsolved robberies in Gotham City spurs Man-Bat to come out of retirement. "The Witch and the Manuscript of Doom," script by Bill Finger, pencils by Bob Kane, inks by Bob Kane and George Roussos (backgrounds); The Batman and Robin must track down The Witch, a mysterious figure responsible for the murder of Erik Dorne and the theft of a manuscript he wrote. "The Bullet-Hole Club!", script by Bill Finger, pencils by Dick Sprang (as Bob Kane), inks by Charles Paris; A private detective petitions Batman and the other members of the prestigious "Bullet Hole Club" to become a member---even if he has to purposely put himself in the way of bodily harm to do it! Shazam Awards Behind the Scenes at the DC Comic World article, pencils by Ross Andru and Bernie Wrightson, inks by Bernie Wrightson. "The Man Who Stole from Batman" (from Detective Comics #334), script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff (as Bob Kane), inks by Joe Giella; A new and unusual villain makes him presence known by stealing from the Batman: his Batmobile, Bat-a-Rang, and Bat-Boat, yet Batman cannot figure out WHY he would do such a thing. "The Phenomenal Memory of Luke Graham!", script by Elliot S! Maggin, pencils by Dick Dillin, inks by Murphy Anderson; Luke Graham needs the help of Robin the Teen Wonder to convince his college professor that a report he prepared on the Chinese iron industry was not plagiarized. "The Son of the Joker" (from Batman #145), script by Bill Finger, art by Sheldon Moldoff (as Bob Kane); In this imaginary story, penned by Alfred, trusted butler of Bruce Wayne, the Second Batman & Robin team run up against the Son of the Joker! Bat-Maze activity page. "The Guardian of the Bat-Signal!" (from Batman #85), script by Edmond Hamilton, pencils by Bob Kane, inks by Charles Paris; A long-time veteran of the Gotham City Police Department is about to be retired, when Batman suggests that he be put in charge of the Bat-Signal. 100 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #263
    Batman (1940) 263
    Tags: Batman
    Published May 1975 by DC.
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    Riddler appears in book-length tale, "Riddler on the Move!" Script by Denny O'Neil, pencils by Ernie Chan as "Ernie Chua," inks by Dick Giordano. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #264
    Batman (1940) 264
    Tags: Batman
    Published Jun 1975 by DC.

    Cover art by Dick Giordano. Hostess Fruit Pies ad starring Superman, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Vince Colletta. Death of a Daredevil starring Batman, script by Denny O'Neil, pencils by Ernie Chan (as Ernie Chua), inks by Dick Giordano. Batman must find Al "Devil" Dayre, who has been kidnapped. Letter to the editor from Peter Sanderson. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #265
    Batman (1940) 265
    Tags: Batman
    Published Jul 1975 by DC.

    Cover art by Rich Buckler and Dick Giordano. Hostess Fruit Pies ad starring Superman, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Vince Colletta. Batman's Greatest Failure!, script by Mike Fleisher, pencils by Rich Buckler, inks by Bernie Wrightson; Commissioner Gordon takes Batman off a case involving a disfigured actor/murderer. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #266
    Batman (1940) 266
    Tags: Batman
    Published Aug 1975 by DC.

    Cover art by Dick Giordano. The Curious Case of the Catwoman's Coincidences! starring Batman, script by Denny O'Neil, pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano; Selina Kyle escapes from a derailed train also occupied by Bruce Wayne. 32 pgs. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #267
    Batman (1940) 267
    Tags: Batman
    Published Sep 1975 by DC.
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #1445775008

    Cover art by Dick Giordano. Hostess Twinkies ad starring Captain Marvel, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Vince Colletta. Invitation to a Murder! starring Batman, script by David Vern (as David V. Reed), pencils by Ernie Chan (as Ernie Chua), inks by Dick Giordano; Batman battles an assassin named Django. 32 pgs. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #268
    Batman (1940) 268
    Tags: Batman
    Published Oct 1975 by DC.

    Cover art by Ernie Chan (as Ernie Chua). Murder Masquerade! starring Batman, script by Denny O'Neil, art by Irv Novick; Batman and Robin battle Sheikh, who has apparently murdered a trio of oil company partners. Hostess Twinkies ad starring Captain Marvel, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Vince Colletta. 32 pgs. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #269
    Batman (1940) 269
    Tags: Batman
    Published Nov 1975 by DC.

    Cover art by Ernie Chan (as Ernie Chua). The Daily Death of Terry Tremayne starring Batman, script by David Vern (as David V. Reed), art by Ernie Chan (as Ernie Chua); Batman must protect Terry Tremayne from bad guys who want her valuable Florentine box. Hostess Twinkies ad starring Captain Marvel, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Vince Colletta. 32 pgs. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #270
    Batman (1940) 270
    Tags: Batman
    Published Dec 1975 by DC.

    Cover art by Ernie Chan (as Ernie Chua). Hostess Fruit Pies ad starring Batman, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Vince Colletta. The Menace of the Fiery Heads! starring Batman, script by David Vern (as David V. Reed), art by Ernie Chan (as Ernie Chua); Batman investigates a series of deaths, but is wrong about who is doing the murders. Tarzan Discovers the Land of the Prehistoric Animals ad, art by Joe Kubert. 32 pgs. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #271
    Batman (1940) 271
    Tags: Batman
    Published Jan 1976 by DC.

    Cover art by Dick Giordano. The Corpse Came C.O.D.! starring Batman, script by David Vern (as David V. Reed), pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Frank McLaughlin; a van delivering a rug Alfred bought for Bruce Wayne's birthday is brought down by another van, the rug is delivered to Alfred with a dead body inside, prompting Batman to investigate. Hostess Fruit Pies ad starring Batman, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Vince Colletta. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #272
    Batman (1940) 272
    Tags: Batman
    Published Feb 1976 by DC.
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    • Paper: White
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #0277847013

    Cover art by Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez. The Underworld Olympics '76! starring Batman, script by David Vern (as David V. Reed), pencils by Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez, inks by Ernie Chan (as Ernie Chua); Underworld Crime Olympics '76 members go to Gotham to compete in a crime contest. Hostess Cup Cakes ad starring Captain Marvel, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Vince Colletta. 32 pgs. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #273
    Batman (1940) 273
    Tags: Batman
    Published Mar 1976 by DC.

    Cover art by Ernie Chan (as Ernie Chua). The Bank-Shot that Baffled Batman, script by David Vern (as David V. Reed), pencils by Ernie Chan (as Ernie Chua), inks by Frank McLaughlin. Hostess Cup Cakes ad, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Vince Colletta. Justice for All Includes Children public service announcement starring Superman, art by Neal Adams. Cover price $0.25.