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Batman: The Silver Age Omnibus 1

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Surprisingly, this volume features almost none of his classic villains besides a single appearance by The Joker in “Crime of the Month Club”.

There were more than a few stories like “The Rainbow Batman” that had a much better setup than payoff. The "New Look" (starting in 1964) is when Jack Schiff was taken off the Batman titles, with Julius Schwartz taking over DETECTIVE COMICS and BATMAN, while Mort Weisinger took over WORLD'S FINEST COMICS. DC's 1950s period is not very available, well, here you have some of the best comics of the decade from 1954-58. featuring the earliest issues of the period that dates back to the mid-’50s — many of which have never before been reprinted. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average.We don’t share your credit card details with third-party sellers, and we don’t sell your information to others. American Comics Group gave its established character Herbie a secret superhero identity as the Fat Fury, and introduced the characters of Nemesis and Magic-Man. and The Impossibles, and continued the adventures of Walt Disney Pictures' Goofy character in Supergoof.

Robert Kahn was born on October 24, 1916 in the Bronx and at age 18 legally changed his name to Kane. Edmond Hamilton came to comics from science fiction pulp magazines, for which he was the creator of grand space operas such as "The Star Kings" and classic short stories like the introspective "What's It Like Out There?

The only thing more I could have wished for would have been the inclusion of the old advertisements that decorated the pages of the original issues. In the mid-1960s, DC established that characters appearing in comics published prior to the Silver Age lived on a parallel Earth the company dubbed Earth-Two. He’s sure not the flashiest villain but he’s actually rather horrifying with his mind-altering gasses.

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