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Aug 16, 2016
| ISBN 9781401263331
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Aug 16, 2016 | ISBN 9781401263331
American popular culture has produced few heroic figures as famous and enduring as that of the Batman. The dark, mysterious hero who debuted in 1939’s Detective Comics #27 as the lone “Bat-man” quickly grew into the legend of the Caped Crusader. After his landmark debut and origin story the Dark Knight was given many seminal elements including his partner in crime-fighting Robin, the Boy Wonder, and such adversaries as the Joker, Hugo Strange and Catwoman. Batman: The Golden Age Volume One collects all of the Dark Knight Detective’s first-ever adventures from Detective Comics #27-45, Batman #1-3 and New York World’s Fair Comics #2.
Bill Finger wrote Batman’s earliest adventures in Detective Comics and made several significant suggestions, helping refine Kane’s initial concept. He worked on many DC characters and titles and scripted some of the 1940s Batman and Robin newspaper strips. Finger’s TV… More about Bill Finger
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