The Best of DC #14 [Newsstand]
(July 1981)

DC, 1979 Series
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Volume:
3
Price:
0.95 USD
Pages:
100
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC Blue Ribbon Digest
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Dick Giordano
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
5" x 6.75"
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
squarebound
Publishing Format:
was ongoing

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of The Best of DC (DC, 1979 series) #14 [Direct].

Copyright © 1981 DC Comics Inc.


Batman's Villains (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks:
Dick Giordano (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Riddler [Enigma]; Penguin [Oswald Cobblepot]; Joker; Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; Two-Face [Harvey Dent]

Best of DC -- Batman's Villains (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Table of Contents.

This One'll Kill You, Batman (Chapter 1: And If I Laugh...) (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

This One'll Kill You, Batman (Chapter 2: ...'Tis that I May Not Weep!) (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Denny O'Neil
Pencils:
Irv Novick
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

Origin of the Joker (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero

Half an Evil (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Denny O'Neil
Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Two Face
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

The Origin of Two Face (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Two-Face

Batman's Rogue's Gallery (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Denys Cowan
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

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

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

The Origin of the Penguin (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Penguin

Riddler on the Move! (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script:
Denny O'Neil
Pencils:
Ernie Chan [as Ernie Chua]
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Riddler; Batman; Riddler; Blair Brambel; Alfred Pennyworth
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

The Curious Case of the Catwoman's Coincidences! (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script:
Denny O'Neil
Pencils:
Irv Novick
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Catwoman; Batman; "Crusher" Baines; Rudy Stern; Alfred Pennyworth; "Gentleman" Jeremiah Jimson; James Gordon
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

The Origin of the Catwoman (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Catwoman

More Batman Thrills (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover. Promo for various Batman comics. Covers to Detective Comics #503, Batman #337, and The Brave and the Bold #176 are depicted.

Villainy Times Five! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Joker; The Penguin; Catwoman; Two-Face; The Riddler

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Preview of the villains in the interior stories.