Batman by Bob Kane
The Greatest Stories Ever Told, Vol. 1

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Written by Bill Finger, Dennis O'Neil, and others Art by Bob Kane, Neal Adams, Frank Miller, and others Cover by Alex Ross In time for the release of the Warner Bros. Pictures film Batman Begins, a collection of some of the Dark Knight's finest adventures! This volume contains stories from DETECTIVE COMICS #33 (1939), BATMAN #5 (1941), BATMAN #62 (1950), and more!

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In 1936, Bob Kane penciled and inked his first comic book work, "Hiram Hick," By 1938, he was selling humorous filler stories to DC Comics. That same year, he met writer Bill Finger and they began collaborating on their most famous effort, "Batman "which first appeared in "Detective Comics #27" (May 1939). Kane's work subsequently appeared in various one-man art shows at galleries and museums nationwide, and he released a number of limited-edition lithographs. Kane also served as a consultant on the 1989 "Batman "feature film and its sequels, and published an autobiography, "Batman and Me.
Published May 1, 2005 by DC Comics. 192 pages
Genres: Comics & Graphic Novels, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Young Adult, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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On a mission in Argentina to recruit its most famous superhero El Gaucho, the Caped Crusader and El Gaucho's investigation in the previous issue leads them right into the trap of the wheelchair-bound, masked villain known as El Sombrero.

Apr 23 2011 | Read Full Review of Batman: The Greatest Stories ...

In that respect, "Batman: The Complete History" falls short of other books, notably "Tales of the Dark Knight" by Mark Cotta Vaz, published 10 years ago (to mark the 50th anniversary of the character).

Dec 20 1999 | Read Full Review of Batman: The Greatest Stories ...

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