(1978)

Simon and Schuster, 1978 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price:
6.95 USD
Pages:
260
On-sale date:
1978
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
A Fireside Book
Brand:
?
ISBN:
0-671-24391-8 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Linda Sunshine
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
7" x 10"
Paper Stock:
Cardstock cover
Binding:
Perfect Bound
Publishing Format:
Collected Edition

Issue Notes

A hardcover edition may exist.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
John Romita (painting)
Inks:
John Romita (painting)
Colors:
John Romita (painting)
Letters:
?

Characters:
Hulk; the Thing; Dr. Strange; Spider-Man; Silver Surfer

Preface (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Stan Lee
Letters:
typeset

The Hulk vs. the Thing (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Stan Lee
Letters:
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek

Characters:
the Thing; Hulk; Mr. Fantastic; Human Torch; Invisible Girl
Reprints:

The Hulk vs. the Thing (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
George Roussos [as G. Bell]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Mr. Fantastic; the Thing; Human Torch; Invisible Girl; Alicia Masters; the Hulk; Capt. America; Iron Man; Thor; Rick Jones
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Original presentation edited by Stan Lee

The Avengers Take Over (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Letters:
typeset

The Avengers Take Over! (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
George Roussos [as George Bell]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
the Thing; the Hulk; Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Girl; Rick Jones; Giant Man; Capt. America; Thor; Iron Man
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Original presentation edited by Stan Lee

In Mortal Combat with Sub-Mariner (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Stan Lee
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Daredevil [Matt Murdock]; Sub-Mariner [Namor]; Warlord Krang; Lady Dorma; Karen Page; Foggy Nelson
Synopsis:
Namor hires Franklin and Murdock to sue the human race on his behalf. When this doesn't work, he gets himself arrested so he can have his day in court. Realizing humanity won't listen, the Sub-Mariner goes on a rampage which brings Daredevil into the (hopeless) fray. Namor returns to the sea out of respect for DD and to stop Krang from taking over Atlantis.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Daredevil / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Wally Wood
Inks:
Wally Wood
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Daredevil; Sub-Mariner
Reprints:

Mortal Combat with Sub-Mariner! (Table of Contents)

Daredevil / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Wally Wood
Inks:
Wally Wood
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Sub-Mariner; Krang; Dorma; karen Page; Foggy Nelson; Daredevil;
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Original presentation edited by Stan Lee

Beware of the Blob (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Stan Lee
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
X-Men [Professor X [Charles Xavier]; Cyclops [Scott Summers]; Marvel Girl [Jean Grey]; Angel [Warren Worthington III]; Iceman [Bobby Drake]; Beast [Hank McCoy]]; Blob [Fred Dukes]
Synopsis:
Professor X detects a new mutant and sends the X-Men to investigate. They arrive at a carnival and encounter the Blob, a very fat sideshow attraction who can bounce bullets off of his malleable hide as well as anchor himself to the earth and become immovable. The X-Men bring him back to the mansion as a potential member but the Blob spurns their invitation and returns to the carnival. Realizing that the Blob knows their secret, the X-Men lure him back to the mansion where Xavier wipes his memory.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

X-Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Sol Brodsky
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blob; X-Men [Angel; Cyclops; Beast; Iceman; Marvel Girl]
Reprints:

Beware of the Blob! (Table of Contents)

X-Men / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Paul Reinman
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Angel; Cyclops; Prof. X; Beast; Iceman; Marvel Girl; Blob
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Original presentation edited by Stan Lee

The Silver Surfer (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Stan Lee
Letters:
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Silver Surfer / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
John Buscema
Inks:
Sal Buscema
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Silver Surfer; Thor
Reprints:

The Good, the Bad, and the Uncanny! (Table of Contents)

Silver Surfer / comic story / 39 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
John Buscema
Inks:
Sal Buscema
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: Silver Surfer; GUESTS: Thor; Odin; Balder; Sif; Heimdall; Warriors Three--Hogun; Fandral; Volstagg; VILLAIN: Loki; CAMEOS: Hulk; The Thing; Tomazooma The Living Totem; Hercules; Zeus; CAMEO FLASHBACK: Shalla Bal; Mephisto; Galactus
Synopsis:
Loki tries to deceive the Surfer into helping him take down his brother, Thor, god of thunder. After a short battle with Thor, the Silver Surfer suspects that everything is not quite what it seems, but before he has a chance to talk to Thor, Loki teleports the Surfer back to Earth.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Asgard; Bifrost

Indexer Notes

Original presentation edited by Stan Lee

Battling the Sub-Mariner (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Stan Lee
Letters:
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Iron Man / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
Jack Abel
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Iron Man; Sub-Mariner
Reprints:

Disaster! (Table of Contents)

Iron Man / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
Jack Abel
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Iron Man; Dorma; Krang; Sub-Mariner
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Original presentation edited by Stan Lee

When Fall the Mighty (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Letters:
typeset

When Fall the Mighty! (Table of Contents)

Iron Man / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
Jack Abel [as Gary Michaels]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Iron Man; Sub-Mariner; Pepper Potts
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Original presentation edited by Stan Lee

The Power of Iron Man (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Letters:
typeset

The Power of Iron Man! (Table of Contents)

Sub-Mariner / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee (plot); Roy Thomas (script)
Pencils:
Gene Colan (pp 1,2); Jack Kirby (pp 3-12)
Inks:
Dick Ayers
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Sub-Mariner [Namor]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]
Synopsis:
Namor and Iron Man beat up on each other. Namor abandons the battle when he spots the battle cruiser of Krang floating the water nearby.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Original presentation edited by Stan Lee

Dormammu Is Watching (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Stan Lee
Letters:
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Doctor Strange / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
Tom Palmer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Danny Crespi ?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Dr. Strange; Dormammu; Baron Mordo
Reprints:

Beware..! Dormammu Is Watching! (Table of Contents)

Dr. Strange / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Steve Ditko
Inks:
Steve Ditko
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek
Editing:
Stan Lee (original editor)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Dr. Strange; Ancient One; Baron Mordo; Dormammu; Clea
Reprints:

The Pincers of Power (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Letters:
typeset

The Pincers of Power (Table of Contents)

Dr. Strange / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Ditko (plot); Stan Lee (dialogue)
Pencils:
Steve Ditko
Inks:
Steve Ditko
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Dr. Strange; Dormammu; Clea; Ancient One; Mindless Ones; Baron Mordo
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Original presentation edited by Stan Lee

Let There Be Victory (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Letters:
typeset

Let There Be Victory! (Table of Contents)

Dr. Strange / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Ditko (plot); Stan Lee (dialogue)
Pencils:
Steve Ditko
Inks:
Steve Ditko
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Dormamm; Dr. Strange; Baron Mordo; Ancient One; Clea
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Original presentation edited by Stan Lee

Mission: Crush the Kingpin (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Stan Lee
Letters:
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
John Romita
Inks:
John Romita
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man; Kingpin
Reprints:

Mission: Crush the Kingpin! (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
John Romita (layouts); Jim Mooney (pencils)
Inks:
Jim Mooney
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man; Kingpin; J. Jonah Jameson; Capt. Stacy; Joe Robertson; Randy Robertson; Gwen Stacy
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Original presentation edited by Stan Lee

Epilogue (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Letters:
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photograph)
Inks:
? (photograph)
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Stan Lee

Indexer Notes

Back cover includes a photograph of Stan Lee.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Preface
  3. 2. The Hulk vs. the Thing
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
  5. 4. The Hulk vs. the Thing
    Fantastic Four
  6. 5. The Avengers Take Over
  7. 6. The Avengers Take Over!
    Fantastic Four
  8. 7. In Mortal Combat with Sub-Mariner
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Daredevil
  10. 9. Mortal Combat with Sub-Mariner!
    Daredevil
  11. 10. Beware of the Blob
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    X-Men
  13. 12. Beware of the Blob!
    X-Men
  14. 13. The Silver Surfer
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Silver Surfer
  16. 15. The Good, the Bad, and the Uncanny!
    Silver Surfer
  17. 16. Battling the Sub-Mariner
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Iron Man
  19. 18. Disaster!
    Iron Man
  20. 19. When Fall the Mighty
  21. 20. When Fall the Mighty!
    Iron Man
  22. 21. The Power of Iron Man
  23. 22. The Power of Iron Man!
    Sub-Mariner
  24. 23. Dormammu Is Watching
  25. 24. [no title indexed]
    Doctor Strange
  26. 25. Beware..! Dormammu Is Watching!
    Dr. Strange
  27. 26. The Pincers of Power
  28. 27. The Pincers of Power
    Dr. Strange
  29. 28. Let There Be Victory
  30. 29. Let There Be Victory!
    Dr. Strange
  31. 30. Mission: Crush the Kingpin
  32. 31. [no title indexed]
    Spider-Man
  33. 32. Mission: Crush the Kingpin!
    Spider-Man
  34. 33. Epilogue
  35. 34. [no title indexed]
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