([May] 1992)

DC, 1989 Series
Price:
16.95 USD
Pages:
256
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?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
DC [bullet]
ISBN:
?
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Paul Kupperberg; Robert Greenberger
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard modern age US
Binding:
softcover
Publishing Format:
collected edition

Issue Notes

There is no hardcover version of this volume.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Norm Breyfogle
Inks:
Norm Breyfogle
Colors:
Norm Breyfogle
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Penguin [Oswald Cobblepot]; Catwoman [Selina Kyle]
Reprints:

Table of Contents (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]

Of Fowls and Felines: Fifty Years of Felony (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Martin Pasko
Pencils:
Brian Stelfreeze; Jim Aparo; Dave Stevens
Inks:
Brian Stelfreeze; Jim Aparo; Dave Stevens
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Penguin [Oswald Cobblepot]; Catwoman [Selina Kyle]

Indexer Notes

Includes pin-up art of Penguin and Catwoman attributed as above

The Deadliest Duo (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Gold
Pencils:
Brent Anderson
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Catwoman [Selina Kyle]

Indexer Notes

Catwoman pin-up attributed to Brent Anderson

[The Cat] (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Bob Kane (signed)
Inks:
Bob Kane (signed); Jerry Robinson (backgrounds)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jerry Robinson

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; John Travers; Martha Travers; The Cat [Selina Kyle; Miss Peggs; Catwoman] (introduction, villain); Denny
Synopsis:
Batman and Robin take a trip aboard an exclusive yacht in order to prevent the theft of the Travers necklace at the hands of the Cat!
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[One of the Most Perfect Frame-Ups] (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Bob Kane (signed)
Inks:
Jerry Robinson; George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
George Roussos

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner James Gordon; Bustolli; Penguin [Oswald Cobblepot] (introduction, villain); The Boss (villain)
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The Secret Life of the Catwoman! (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Bob Kane (Batman and Robin figures); Lew Schwartz
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Catwoman [Selina Kyle] (origin); Mister X [Mousey] (introduction, villain)
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Indexer Notes

Inker credit by Charles Paris (himself). Letters credit by Martin O'Hearn and Joe Desris.

The Penguin's Fabulous Fowls! (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils:
Bob Kane (Batman and Robin figures); Lew Schwartz
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Penguin [Oswald Cobblepot] (villain)
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Crimes of the Catwoman! (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils:
Bob Kane
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
Pat Gordon

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Catwoman [Selina Kyle] (villain)
Synopsis:
A seeming innocent series of newspaper stories stirs Selina Kyle to resume her old identity of the Catwoman to keep the criminal element in Gotham City from laughing at her.
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Indexer Notes

Penciller credits revised 9-11-07 by Craig Delich, previously being Sheldon Moldoff. Synopsis added by Craig Delich 9-11-07.

Partners in Plunder! (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
France Herron [Ed Herron]
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff [as Bob Kane]
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner James Gordon; Penguin [Oswald Cobblepot] (villain); Herbie (villain)
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The Penguin Takes a Flyer -- Into the Future! (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff [as Bob Kane]
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Alfred Pennyworth; Penguin [Oswald Cobblepot] (villain)
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Indexer Notes

First page credits Chic Stone and Sid Greene with art, this is incorrect. Credits for script and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Records show that Bob Kane was paid for the pencils, but scholars agree that pencils were actually by Moldoff.

Catwoman Sets Her Claws for Batman! (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Frank Springer
Inks:
Sid Greene
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp
Editing:
Julius Schwartz

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Batgirl [Barbara Gordon]; Catwoman [Selina Kyle] (villain)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, inks and letters confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Records show that Bob Kane was paid for the pencils, but scholars agree that pencils were actually by Springer.

Hail Emperor Penguin! (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Denny O'Neil (signed)
Pencils:
Irv Novick (signed)
Inks:
Dick Giordano (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Penguin [Oswald Cobblepot) (villain); Talia al Ghul; King Peeble IV
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The Malay Penguin! (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Englehart
Pencils:
Marshall Rogers
Inks:
Terry Austin
Colors:
Jerry Serpe
Letters:
Milt Snapinn
Editing:
Julius Schwartz

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Alfred Pennyworth; Penguin [Oswald Cobblepot]; Silver St. Cloud; Rupert Thorne; Dr. Bell; Professor Hugo Strange (ghost)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

[The Catwoman!] (Table of Contents)

Catwoman / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
various
Inks:
various
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Catwoman [Selina Kyle]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Made up of reprinted panels from various stories.

Terror Train! (Table of Contents)

Catwoman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Bruce Jones
Pencils:
Trevor Von Eeden
Inks:
Pablo Marcos
Colors:
Tom Ziuko
Letters:
Todd Klein
Job Number:
J-8005

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; Detective Sergeant Richard Stuart (villain, introduction); Bruce Wayne (in dream); Robin [Dick Grayson] (in dream); Commissioner James Gordon (in dream)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story continues in next segment

In the Land of the Dead! (Table of Contents)

Catwoman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Bruce Jones
Pencils:
Trevor Von Eeden
Inks:
Pablo Marcos
Colors:
Tom Ziuko
Letters:
Shelly Leferman

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; Detective Sergeant Richard Stuart (villain, death); The Jeweler (villain, in flashback, death)
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Never Scratch a Cat (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Gerry Conway
Pencils:
Don Newton
Inks:
Alfredo Alcala
Colors:
Adrienne Roy
Letters:
Ben Oda

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; Jason Bard; Dick Grayson; Barbara Gordon; Vicki Vale; Commissioner James Gordon; Alfred Pennyworth; Hamilton Hill
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The Penguin's Unique Umbrellas! (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
various
Inks:
various
Colors:
various
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Penguin [Oswald Cobblepot] (villain)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Consists of panels reprinted from earlier Penguin appearances. Citations for Batman #14, #21, #33, #36, #38, #169, #190 and Detective Comics #58.

Love Bird (Table of Contents)

Penguin / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Max Allan Collins
Pencils:
Norm Breyfogle
Inks:
Norm Breyfogle
Colors:
Adrienne Roy
Letters:
Albert DeGuzman
Editing:
Denny O'Neil
Job Number:
G-3090

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Penguin [Oswald Cobblepot]; Dovina Partridge
Reprints:

Eyrie (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Joey Cavalieri
Pencils:
Klaus Janson
Inks:
Klaus Janson
Colors:
Klaus Janson
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Jason Todd]; Penguin [Oswald Cobblepot] (villain)
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End Notes (Table of Contents)

text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Greenberger
Letters:
typeset

Creating the Greatest (Table of Contents)

text article / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul Kupperberg
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
biography
Synopsis:
Biographies of writers and artists that created the included stories.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  2. 1. Table of Contents
  3. 2. Of Fowls and Felines: Fifty Years of Felony
  4. 3. The Deadliest Duo
  5. 4. [The Cat]
    Batman
  6. 5. [One of the Most Perfect Frame-Ups]
    Batman
  7. 6. The Secret Life of the Catwoman!
    Batman
  8. 7. The Penguin's Fabulous Fowls!
    Batman
  9. 8. Crimes of the Catwoman!
    Batman
  10. 9. Partners in Plunder!
    Batman
  11. 10. The Penguin Takes a Flyer -- Into the Future!
    Batman
  12. 11. Catwoman Sets Her Claws for Batman!
    Batman
  13. 12. Hail Emperor Penguin!
    Batman
  14. 13. The Malay Penguin!
    Batman
  15. 14. [The Catwoman!]
    Catwoman
  16. 15. Terror Train!
    Catwoman
  17. 16. In the Land of the Dead!
    Catwoman
  18. 17. Never Scratch a Cat
    Batman
  19. 18. The Penguin's Unique Umbrellas!
    Batman
  20. 19. Love Bird
    Penguin
  21. 20. Eyrie
    Batman
  22. 21. End Notes
  23. 22. Creating the Greatest
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