The Amazing Spider-Man #291 [Direct Edition]
(August 1987)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.75 USD; 0.95 CAD; 0.40 GBP
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Brand:
Marvel [black, no background]
Editing:
Jim Salicrup (Editor); Jim Shooter (Editor-in-Chief)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The All-New, Deadlier Than Ever Spider-Slayer Strikes! (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Al Milgrom (signed)
Inks:
Al Milgrom (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Spider-Slayer [Alistaire Smythe]
Reprints:

Dark Journey! (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
David Michelinie
Pencils:
John Romita Jr.
Inks:
Vince Colletta
Colors:
George Roussos
Letters:
Rick Parker

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; GUESTS: Mary Jane Watson; Gayle Watson-Byrnes; VILLAIN: Spider-Slayer [Alistaire Smythe]
Synopsis:
Mary Jane declines Peter's marriage proposal and has to go to Pittsburgh where she finds her sister in jail; Spidey is attacked by Smythe who has vastly improved his father's Spider-Slayer robot; MJ asks Peter to come help her out and he has to decide between being there for the woman he loves or taking down a super villain; Peter heads to Pittsburgh but Smythe finds out and follows him.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The All-New, Deadlier Than Ever Spider-Slayer Strikes!
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. Dark Journey!
    Spider-Man
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