(2017)

DC, 2012 Series
Volume
3
Price
49.99 USD; 65.99 CAD
Pages
556
On-sale date
2017-09-13
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [circle and serifs]
ISBN
978-1-4012-7161-9 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781401271619 54999
Editing
Paul Levitz (editor - original series); Julius Schwartz (editor - original series); E. Nelson Bridwell (associate editor - original series); Bob Rozakis (assistant editor - original series); Jeb Woodard (group editor - collected editions); Liz Erickson (editor - collected edition)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy
Binding
Hardcover with Dustjacket
Publishing Format
Collected edition

Issue Notes

Collects Batman stories illustrated by Jim Aparo from Detective Comics #444-446, Batman Family #17, The Brave and the Bold #152, 154-155, 157-162, 168-170, 173-178, 180-182, and The Untold Legend of the Batman #1-3.

Includes covers illustrated by Jim Aparo from Detective Comics #444-446, 448, 468-470, 480, 492-499, 501-502, 508-509, and The Brave and the Bold #152-175, 177, 180-182.

This collection does not include stories or covers from the above issues that are not illustrated by Aparo. Noteably, it does not include parts 4 and 5 of the 5-part Bat-Murderer storyline, as Aparo did not draw those stories.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]

Indexer Notes

Cover features illustrations of Batman taken from the covers of The Brave and the Bold #156 and #154.

[Title and Credits] (Table of Contents: 1)

Batman / credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]

Indexer Notes

Title and credits with illustration from The Brave and the Bold #154.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Batman / credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]

Indexer Notes

Indicia and publisher information with illustration from The Brave and the Bold #170. Illustration bridges this page and the first page of the Table of Contents.

Table of Contents (Table of Contents: 3)

Batman / table of contents / 4 pages (report information)

Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]

Indexer Notes

Table of Contents with illustrations from The Brave and the Bold #170 and #175. First illustration bridges the page with indicia and publisher information, the second illustration bridges pages 2-3 of the Table of Contents, the 3rd illustration is from page 4 of the Table of Contents.

[Detective Comics #444] (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
S-1844
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Talia Al Ghul; James Gordon; Star Hawkins (head shot); Elongated Man [Ralph Dibny] (head shot); Robin [Dick Grayson] (head shot); Kid Eternity (head shot); Roy Raymond (head shot)
Reprints

Bat-Murderer! (Table of Contents: 5)

Batman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Len Wein
Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
?
Letters
Jim Aparo

Job Number
S-1829
Genre
superhero
Characters
Talia Al Ghul; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Commissioner James Gordon; Scrag Donovan; Roger Barton; Elizabeth Baylor
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Bat Murderer series begins, Part 1 of 5.

[Detective Comics #445] (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
S-1882
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; James Gordon; Roy Raymond (head shot); Elongated Man [Ralph Dibny] (head shot); Robin [Dick Grayson] (head shot); Dr. Mid-nite [Charles McNider] (head shot); Star Hawkins (head shot)
Reprints

Break-In at the Big House (Table of Contents: 7)

Batman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Len Wein
Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
?
Letters
Jim Aparo

Job Number
S-1854
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; The Creeper [Jack Ryder]; Talia Al Ghul; James Gordon; Alfred Pennyworth; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Ra's Al Ghul; "Brick" Milligan
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Bat Murderer Part 2 of 5.

[Detective Comics #446] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
S-1922
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints
Keywords
skeleton

Slaughter in Silver (Table of Contents: 9)

Batman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Len Wein
Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
?
Letters
Jim Aparo

Job Number
S-1891
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; James Gordon; Alfred Pennyworth; Sterling Silversmith; Louis Silversmith
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Bat Murderer Part 3 of 5.

Parts 4 and 5 were not illustrated by Jim Aparo and therefore are not included in this collection.

[Detective Comics #448] (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
S-1972
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Talia Al Ghul; James Gordon
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Image on left is redrawn portion of cover to Detective Comics #444.

[Detective Comics #468] (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Pencils
Jim Aparo (signed)
Inks
Jim Aparo (signed)
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
Gaspar Saladino ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Calculator [Noah Kuttler] (villain); Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Elongated Man [Ralph Dibny]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Black Canary [Dinah Lance]; Atom [Ray Palmer]
Reprints

[Detective Comics #469] (Table of Contents: 12)

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

Pencils
Jim Aparo (signed)
Inks
Jim Aparo (signed)
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
Gaspar Saladino ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Doctor Phosphorus [Alexander Sartorius]
Reprints

[Detective Comics #470] (Table of Contents: 13)

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

Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
Gaspar Saladino ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Doctor Phosphorus [Alexander Sartorius]
Reprints

Scars (Table of Contents: 14)

Batman and Robin / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Gerry Conway
Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
?

Job Number
J-5048
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Margo Mulhare [as Millie?]; Scar [Desmond Mallard; Drake]; Alfred Pennyworth; Lori Elton; The Huntress [Helena Bertinelli]; Batwoman [Kathy Kane]; hotel concierge; amusement park custodian; Batman [Bruce Wayne] (Earth-Two, cameo flashback); Catwoman [Selina Kyle] (Earth-Two, cameo flashback); Justice Society [Dr. Mid-Nite [Charles McNider]; Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Wildcat [Ted Grant]; Dr. Fate [Kent Nelson]; Flash [Jay Garrick]; Hawkman [Carter Hall]; The Star Spangled Kid [Sylvester Pemberton]] (cameo flashback)
Synopsis
While investigating the disappearance of several celebrities, Batman encounters a couple of misfits with deformities. Dick Grayson visits Gotham with his girlfriend Lori, who is in town to try to help her ex-boyfriend. The Huntress arrives from Earth-Two looking for advice on crime-fighting, Batman takes her to meet former Batwoman Kathy Kane to compare notes. Kathy is currently working at an amusement park where the freaks Batman previously encountered live, while Dick tracks Lori who has also gone to the same park to meet her ex. There is a sinister connection behind these events.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

First meeting of Earth-One Batman and Earth-Two Huntress.

[Detective Comics #480] (Table of Contents: 15)

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

Pencils
Jim Aparo (signed)
Inks
Jim Aparo (signed)
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
John Workman

Job Number
S-2981
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Gork; Hawkman [Katar Hol; Carter Hall] (inset)
Reprints

[The Brave and the Bold #152] (Table of Contents: 16)

Batman; Atom / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
?

Job Number
C-110
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Atom [Ray Palmer]
Reprints

Death Has a Golden Grab (Table of Contents: 17)

Batman; Atom / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Haney
Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Jim Aparo

Job Number
J-6013
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Atom [Ray Palmer]; James Gordon; Howard Trask
Reprints

[The Brave and the Bold #153] (Table of Contents: 18)

Batman; Red Tornado / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
?

Job Number
C-111
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Red Tornado
Reprints

[The Brave and the Bold #154] (Table of Contents: 19)

Batman; Metamorpho / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Metamorpho
Reprints

The Pathway of Doom ... (Table of Contents: 20)

Batman; Metamorpho / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Haney
Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Jim Aparo

Job Number
J-6029
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Metamorpho; Sapphire Stagg; Harry Cathcart
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Told in 2 parts.
[Part 1] The Pathway of Doom...
Part 2 Dead End Mountain!

[The Brave and the Bold #155] (Table of Contents: 21)

Batman; Green Lantern / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
?

Job Number
C-178
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Tri Vul
Synopsis
Green Lantern and Batman argue over possession of a prisoner.
Reprints

Fugitive from Two Worlds! (Table of Contents: 22)

Batman; Green Lantern / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Haney; Mike W. Barr
Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Jim Aparo

Job Number
J-6079
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Commissioner James Gordon; Alfred Pennyworth (cameo); Dr. Wheelwright; The Guardians of The Universe; Tri Vul; Calaphonian rulers; Calaphonian bystanders; construction worker; Green Lantern [Medphyll]; Green Lantern [Chaselon]; Green Lantern [Yalan Gur]
Synopsis
When Tri Vul attempts to use a meteor under Gotham City to cure his radiation poisoning, its removal causes earthquakes. Green Lantern and Batman bring him to justice before the Guardians of Oa, and replace the meteor to stop the earthquakes.
Reprints

[The Brave and the Bold #156] (Table of Contents: 23)

Batman; Doctor Fate / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
?

Job Number
C-179
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Dr. Fate; James Gordon
Reprints

[The Brave and the Bold #157] (Table of Contents: 24)

Batman; Kamandi / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Aparo (signed)
Inks
Jim Aparo (signed)
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
?

Job Number
C-192
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Kamandi
Reprints

Time... My Dark Destiny! (Table of Contents: 25)

Batman; Kamandi / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Haney; Mike W. Barr
Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Jim Aparo

Job Number
J-6111
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Kamandi; James Gordon; Alfred Pennyworth; Extortion, Inc.; Charles Sinclair; Martin Tellman; Max Beckmesser; Jake Kling; Matthew Tinsley; Dr. Canus; Pyra
Synopsis
Batman tries to stop the Extortion Inc gang but when he meets their new enforcer he realizes that it is Kamandi.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This story addresses the dangling plot lines from the cancelling of Kamandi's series.

[The Brave and the Bold #158] (Table of Contents: 26)

Batman; Wonder Woman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]
Reprints

Yesterday Never Dies! (Table of Contents: 27)

Batman; Wonder Woman / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Gerry Conway
Pencils
Jim Aparo (signed)
Inks
Jim Aparo (signed)
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Jim Aparo

Job Number
J-6227
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Flashback (villain); French ambassador; Steve Trevor (hallucination, death); Joe Chill (hallucination); Thomas Wayne (hallucination, death); Martha Wayne (hallucination, death)
Synopsis
Flashback tries to stop an American company from building a automobile plant in France by killing the French politicians working on the plan.
Reprints
Keywords
Paris

Indexer Notes

Credits state "Script: Gerry Conway (from a character suggested by Carla Conway)".

Story told in 2 parts. Part 1 - A Memory of Madness. Part 2 - Paris Knights.

[The Brave and the Bold #159] (Table of Contents: 28)

Batman; Ra's Al Ghul / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
?

Job Number
C-210
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Ra's Al Ghul (wanted poster)
Reprints

The Crystal Armageddon! (Table of Contents: 29)

Batman; Ra's Al Ghul / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Denny O'Neil
Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Jim Aparo

Job Number
J-6220
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Ra's Al Ghul; the League of Assassins; Talia; Professor Hatter; Bernie Hatter
Synopsis
Batman and Ra's Al Ghul have to work together in order to find Professor Hatter, whose crystal formula can crystalize all other matter. When the League of Assassins kill the Professor's brother, Hatter is overcome by sorrow and vows to destroy the world with his formula. The trail leads to a junk outside the coast of Hong Kong, where Batman and Ra's Al Ghul are able to neutralize the effect of the formula by spraying themselves and the sea with silicone.
Reprints
Keywords
Hong Kong; Lazarus Pit; mad scientist

[The Brave and the Bold #160] (Table of Contents: 30)

Batman; Supergirl / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
?

Job Number
C-259
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Supergirl; Colonel Sulphur; Fred Danvers
Reprints

The Brimstone Connection (Table of Contents: 31)

Batman; Supergirl / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Cary Burkett
Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Jim Aparo

Job Number
J-6379
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Supergirl; Fred Danvers; Colonel Sulphur; Jasper Casbeer
Reprints

[The Brave and the Bold #161] (Table of Contents: 32)

Batman; Adam Strange / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Adam Strange (image on wanted poster); Alanna; Sardath
Reprints

A Tale of Two Heroes (Table of Contents: 33)

Batman; Adam Strange / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Gerry Conway
Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
Jim Aparo

Job Number
J-6394
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Adam Strange; Alanna; James Gordon; Captain Malace; Mike (tattoo shop owner)
Synopsis
Batman is transported to Rann where Adam Strange has been framed for murder and Batman must prove his innocence, while on Earth, Adam helps Commissioner Gordon track a killer.
Reprints
Keywords
Rann; Zeta-Plus Beam

Indexer Notes

Batman and Adam Strange do not actually meet in this story as they exchange places with each other between Earth and Rann.

[The Brave and the Bold #162] (Table of Contents: 34)

Batman; Sgt. Rock / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Aparo (signed)
Inks
Jim Aparo (signed)
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
?

Job Number
C-276
Genre
superhero; war
Characters
Batman (Earth Two); Sgt. Rock; Iron Major; Nazis
Reprints

Operation: Time Bomb (Table of Contents: 35)

Batman; Sgt. Rock / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Kelley
Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Gene D'Angelo
Letters
Jim Aparo

Job Number
J-6415
Genre
superhero; war
Characters
Batman (Earth Two); Sgt. Rock; Iron Major; Nazis; Alan Davies (death)
Reprints

[The Brave and the Bold #163] (Table of Contents: 36)

Batman; Black Lightning / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
?

Job Number
C-324
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Black Lightning
Reprints

[The Brave and the Bold #164] (Table of Contents: 37)

Batman; Hawkman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
?

Job Number
C-348
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Hawkman
Reprints

In the Beginning (Table of Contents: 38)

Batman / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
Len Wein
Pencils
John Byrne
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Glynis Wein
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
J-6567
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne; also as Robin]; Robin; Alfred Pennyworth; Thomas Wayne (flashback); Martha Wayne (flashback); Lew Moxon; Commissioner James Gordon; Joe Chill; Leslie Thompkins (cameo); Philip Wayne; Mrs. Chilton; Harvey Harris; Amos Rexford; Clayface [Preston Payne]; Crazy-Quilt; Ra's al Ghul; Killer Moth; Tweedledum; Tweedledee; Two-Face; Scarecrow; Riddler; Penguin; Joker; Dr. Phosphorous; Mad Hatter; Catwoman; Spook; Hugo Strange; Calendar Man; Mr. Freeze; Clayface [Matt Hagen]; Poison Ivy; Gentleman Ghost; Sensei; Signalman
Synopsis
After he receives in the mail the remnants of the Batman costume his father once wore and discovers its empty display case adorned with a threatening note, the Caped Crusader recalls the events that led to his becoming Batman and his earliest cases where he met James Gordon and brought the people responsible for his parents' deaths to justice.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The Untold Legend of the Batman, Part 1 of 3.

[Detective Comics #492] (Table of Contents: 39)

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

Pencils
Jim Aparo (signed)
Inks
Jim Aparo (signed)
Colors
Anthony Tollin
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
C-359
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Reprints

[The Brave and the Bold #165] (Table of Contents: 40)

Batman; Man-Bat / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
?

Job Number
C-374
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Man-Bat; Rebecca Langstrom
Reprints

With Friends Like These... (Table of Contents: 41)

Batman / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
Len Wein
Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Glynis Wein
Letters
Jim Aparo

Job Number
J-6657
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Alfred Pennyworth; Snitch; John Grayson (flashback); Mary Grayson (flashback); Thomas Wayne (flashback); Martha Wayne (flashback); Joe Chill (flashback); Haly (circus owner); Boss Zucco; Wally; Jarvis Pennyworth (flashback); Boss Maroni; Joker [also as Red Hood]; Two-Face; Black Spider (cameo); Catwoman (cameo); Mr. Freeze (cameo); Tweedledee (cameo); Tweedledum (cameo); Prof. Milo (cameo); Penguin (cameo); Poison Ivy (cameo); Killer Moth (cameo); Gentleman Ghost (cameo); Ra's al Ghul (cameo); Riddler (cameo); Scarecrow (cameo); Hugo Strange (cameo)
Synopsis
When Robin joins Batman's search for the person who stole his father's costume he recalls his own origin and early life as both Robin and Bruce Wayne's ward. After conferring with Robin, Alfred too recalls how he came to work for Bruce Wayne and for Batman. Meanwhile, Batman begins to review his many enemies, including the Joker and Two-Face, but is nearly taken out by a booby-trapped Batmobile.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The Untold Legend of the Batman, Part 2 of 3.

[Detective Comics #493] (Table of Contents: 42)

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

Pencils
Jim Aparo (signed)
Inks
Jim Aparo (signed)
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Batgirl [Barbara Gordon]; Red Tornado; Human Target [Christopher Chance]
Reprints

[The Brave and the Bold #166] (Table of Contents: 43)

Batman; Black Canary / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
C-399
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Black Canary; the Penguin
Reprints

The Man Behind the Mask! (Table of Contents: 44)

Batman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Len Wein
Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Glynis Wein
Letters
Jim Aparo

Job Number
J-6703
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Robin [Dick Grayson; also as Thomas Wayne]; Batgirl; Alfred Pennyworth; Commissioner James Gordon; Lucius Fox; Thomas Wayne (memory); Martha Wayne (memory); Jack Edison; Shamrock; Slugger; Poet; Queen Bess; Ms. Crown; Joker (cameo); Killer Moth (cameo)
Synopsis
While Robin secures a new Batmobile from Jack Edison, Batman looks for leads from his usual contacts, including Commissioner Gordon. Once Batman leaves, Commissioner Gordon considers the impact Batman had on his daughter's life, inspiring her to become Batgirl. The next morning, Batman visits his office as Bruce Wayne where he runs into Lucius Fox and comes to a realization. Returning home, Batman is haunted by the ghosts of his past and finally exorcises them.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The Untold Legend of the Batman, Part 3 of 3.

[Detective Comics #494] (Table of Contents: 45)

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

Pencils
Jim Aparo (signed)
Inks
Jim Aparo (signed)
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
Bruce Wayne [Batman]; Black Lightning [Jefferson Pierce] (head shot); Robin [Dick Grayson] (head shot); Batgirl [Barbara Gordon] (head shot)
Reprints

[The Brave and the Bold #167] (Table of Contents: 46)

Batman; Blackhawk / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman (Earth 2); Blackhawk
Reprints

[Detective Comics #495] (Table of Contents: 47)

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

Pencils
Jim Aparo (signed)
Inks
Jim Aparo (signed)
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Sterling Silversmith; Robin [Dick Grayson] (head shot); Batgirl [Barbara Gordon] (head shot); Black Lightning [Jefferson Pierce] (head shot)
Reprints

[The Brave and the Bold #168] (Table of Contents: 48)

Batman; Green Arrow / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
C-432
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]
Reprints

Shackles of the Mind! (Table of Contents: 49)

Batman; Green Arrow / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Cary Burkett
Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
Jim Aparo

Job Number
J-6719
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]
Reprints

[Detective Comics #496] (Table of Contents: 50)

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

Pencils
Jim Aparo (signed)
Inks
Jim Aparo (signed)
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
C-433
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Clayface [Basil Karlo]; Batgirl [Barbara Gordon] (head shot)
Reprints

[The Brave and the Bold #169] (Table of Contents: 51)

Batman; Zatanna / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
C-450
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Zatanna
Reprints

Angel of Mercy, Angel of Death! (Table of Contents: 52)

Batman; Zatanna / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr
Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
Jim Aparo

Job Number
J-6364
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Zatanna; Alfred Pennyworth; Angela Marcy; Raymond Marcy; "Steel" Springer; John Yoder
Reprints

[Detective Comics #497] (Table of Contents: 53)

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

Pencils
Jim Aparo (signed)
Inks
Jim Aparo (signed)
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batgirl [Barbara Gordon]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner James Gordon
Reprints

[The Brave and the Bold #170] (Table of Contents: 54)

Batman; Nemesis / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
?

Job Number
C-466
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Nemesis
Reprints

If Justice Be Blind! (Table of Contents: 55)

Batman; Nemesis / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script
Cary Burkett
Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
Jim Aparo

Job Number
J-6972
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Nemesis; James Gordon; Ted Lucas; Danny Krebs; Roy North; Ben Marshall; Craig Tresser; Dr. Von Riebling; Marjorie Marshall; The Head; The Council
Reprints

[Detective Comics #498] (Table of Contents: 56)

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

Pencils
Jim Aparo (signed)
Inks
Jim Aparo (signed)
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Blockbuster [Mark Desmond]; Batgirl [Barbara Gordon] (head shot)
Reprints

[The Brave and the Bold #171] (Table of Contents: 57)

Batman; Scalphunter / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
?

Job Number
C-504
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Scalphunter [Ke-Woh-No-Tay]
Reprints

[Detective Comics #499] (Table of Contents: 58)

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

Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
John Workman

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Blockbuster [Mark Desmond]; Batgirl [Barbara Gordon] (small image)
Reprints

[The Brave and the Bold #172] (Table of Contents: 59)

Batman; Firestorm / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
?

Job Number
C-507
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Firestorm [Ronald Raymond; Professor Martin Stein]
Reprints

[The Brave and the Bold #173] (Table of Contents: 60)

Batman; Guardians of the Universe / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
?

Job Number
C-558
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Guardians of the Universe; Nemesis
Reprints

One of Us Is Not One of Us (Table of Contents: 61)

Batman; Guardians of the Universe / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Gerry Conway
Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
Jim Aparo

Job Number
J-7076
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Green Lantern [Sinestro] (origin); Alfred Pennyworth; James Gordon; Guardians of the Universe; Carol Ferris; Thomas Kalmaku
Synopsis
A Guardian of the Universe reaches out to Batman to use his detective skills to determine which of the Guardians has been replaced by an imposter, and why no Green Lanterns will answer the Guardians call.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story continues in The Brave and the Bold #174.

[Detective Comics #501] (Table of Contents: 62)

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

Pencils
Jim Aparo (signed)
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
?

Job Number
C-557
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Alfred Pennyworth; Lucius Fox
Reprints

[The Brave and the Bold #174] (Table of Contents: 63)

Batman; Green Lantern / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Aparo [as Aparpo] (signed)
Inks
Jim Aparo [as Aparpo] (signed)
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Guardians of the Universe
Synopsis
A gigantic green knight on horseback leaps from the Central Power Battery.
Reprints

To Trap an Immortal (Table of Contents: 64)

Batman; Green Lantern / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Gerry Conway (credited)
Pencils
Jim Aparo (credited)
Inks
Jim Aparo (credited)
Colors
Adrienne Roy (credited)
Letters
Jim Aparo

Job Number
J-7077
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Sinestro; Guardians of the Universe; Old Timer; Black Canary [Dinah Lance] (flashback); Green Arrow [Oliver Queen] (flashback); The Green Lantern Corps [Malet Dasim; Chaselon; The Green Man; others unnamed]
Synopsis
Batman has Green Lantern enlist the aid of The Old Timer, now a mortal on the planet Maltus, to help discern which of the Guardians is actually Sinestro in disguise, who has tapped into the Central Power Battery.
Reprints
Keywords
Maltus; Oa

Indexer Notes

Story continued from The Brave and the Bold #173.

References Green Lantern #76-#81.

[Detective Comics #502] (Table of Contents: 65)

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

Pencils
Jim Aparo (signed)
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
?

Job Number
C-562
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Alfred Pennyworth; Lucius Fox
Reprints

[The Brave and the Bold #175] (Table of Contents: 66)

Batman; Lois Lane / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
C-580
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Lois Lane; Metallo II
Reprints

The Heart of the Monster (Table of Contents: 67)

Batman; Lois Lane / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Kupperberg
Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
Jim Aparo

Job Number
J-7259
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Lois Lane; Metallo II; Perry White; Dr. John Cranshaw
Reprints
Keywords
green kryptonite; S. T. A. R. Labs

The Delta Connection! (Table of Contents: 68)

Batman; Swamp Thing / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Martin Pasko
Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
Jim Aparo

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Swamp Thing (brief origin); Catwoman; Albert Couper; Alfred Pennyworth; Felicia Kyle; Calvin Traller; Linda Holland
Reprints

[The Brave and the Bold #177] (Table of Contents: 69)

Batman; Elongated Man / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
?

Job Number
C-642
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; The Elongated Man; The Hangman
Reprints

The Hangman Club Murders! (Table of Contents: 70)

Batman; Elongated Man / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr
Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
Jim Aparo

Job Number
J-7410
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Elongated Man; Alfred Pennyworth; James Gordon; The Hangman; Jim Prokmire; Sam Hopkins; Marcie Evans Quigley; Thomas Quigley; Mark Dresden; The Creeper (shadow only, appears on page 13, panel 5)
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 71)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman

Indexer Notes

Illustration of Batman from The Brave and the Bold #170.

Paperchase (Table of Contents: 72)

Batman; Creeper / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Alan Brennert
Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
Jim Aparo

Job Number
J-7446
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Creeper; Hugo Marlies; Dr. Clayton Wetley; Vera Sweet
Reprints

Indexer Notes

A Legion of Super-heroes cruiser appears on page 13, panel 4.

[The Brave and the Bold #180] (Table of Contents: 73)

Batman; Spectre / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Aparo (signed)
Inks
Jim Aparo (signed)
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
?

Job Number
C-698
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; The Spectre; Wa'ar-Zen
Reprints

The Scepter of the Dragon God! (Table of Contents: 74)

Batman; Spectre / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Fleisher
Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
Jim Aparo

Job Number
J-7487
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Spectre; Professor Hans Sellman; Wa'ar-Zen; Kwan-Yin (flashback)
Synopsis
Batman and Spectre battle an ancient Japanese wizard.
Reprints
Keywords
Japan; samurai

[Detective Comics #508] (Table of Contents: 75)

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

Pencils
Jim Aparo (signed)
Inks
Jim Aparo (signed)
Colors
Anthony Tollin
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints

[The Brave and the Bold #181] (Table of Contents: 76)

Batman; Hawk and the Dove / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Aparo (signed)
Inks
Jim Aparo (signed)
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
?

Job Number
C-741
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; The Hawk; The Dove
Reprints

Time, See What's Become of Me... (Table of Contents: 77)

Batman; Hawk and the Dove / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script
Alan Brennert
Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
Jim Aparo

Job Number
J-7626
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; The Hawk; The Dove; Thomas Kurland; Michelle Hall; Linda Hall
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Robin's insignia appears (page 13, panel 5)

[Detective Comics #509] (Table of Contents: 78)

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

Pencils
Jim Aparo (signed)
Inks
Jim Aparo (signed)
Colors
Anthony Tollin
Letters
?

Job Number
C-724
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Catman
Reprints

[The Brave and the Bold #182] (Table of Contents: 79)

Batman; Robin / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Aparo (signed)
Inks
Jim Aparo (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
C-769
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman (Earth 1); Robin (Earth 2); Batwoman (Earth 2); Hugo Strange
Reprints

Interlude on Earth-Two (Table of Contents: 80)

Batman; Robin / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script
Alan Brennert
Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
Jim Aparo

Job Number
J-7756
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman (Earth 1); Robin (Earth 2); Batwoman (Earth 2); Dr. Hugo Strange (Earth 2); Starman [Ted Knight] (Earth 2)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

11/29/1955 is identified as the date that the old Batmobile was retired.

[Biography] (Table of Contents: 81)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Batman

Indexer Notes

Biography of Jim Aparo with illustration from The Brave and the Bold #160.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 82)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman

Indexer Notes

Illustration from The Brave and the Bold #154.

Defining the Dark Knight! (Table of Contents: 83) (Expand) /

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

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  2. 1. [Title and Credits]
    Batman
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  4. 3. Table of Contents
    Batman
  5. 4. [Detective Comics #444]
    Batman
  6. 5. Bat-Murderer!
    Batman
  7. 6. [Detective Comics #445]
    Batman
  8. 7. Break-In at the Big House
    Batman
  9. 8. [Detective Comics #446]
    Batman
  10. 9. Slaughter in Silver
    Batman
  11. 10. [Detective Comics #448]
    Batman
  12. 11. [Detective Comics #468]
    Batman
  13. 12. [Detective Comics #469]
    Batman
  14. 13. [Detective Comics #470]
    Batman
  15. 14. Scars
    Batman and Robin
  16. 15. [Detective Comics #480]
    Batman
  17. 16. [The Brave and the Bold #152]
    Batman; Atom
  18. 17. Death Has a Golden Grab
    Batman; Atom
  19. 18. [The Brave and the Bold #153]
    Batman; Red Tornado
  20. 19. [The Brave and the Bold #154]
    Batman; Metamorpho
  21. 20. The Pathway of Doom ...
    Batman; Metamorpho
  22. 21. [The Brave and the Bold #155]
    Batman; Green Lantern
  23. 22. Fugitive from Two Worlds!
    Batman; Green Lantern
  24. 23. [The Brave and the Bold #156]
    Batman; Doctor Fate
  25. 24. [The Brave and the Bold #157]
    Batman; Kamandi
  26. 25. Time... My Dark Destiny!
    Batman; Kamandi
  27. 26. [The Brave and the Bold #158]
    Batman; Wonder Woman
  28. 27. Yesterday Never Dies!
    Batman; Wonder Woman
  29. 28. [The Brave and the Bold #159]
    Batman; Ra's Al Ghul
  30. 29. The Crystal Armageddon!
    Batman; Ra's Al Ghul
  31. 30. [The Brave and the Bold #160]
    Batman; Supergirl
  32. 31. The Brimstone Connection
    Batman; Supergirl
  33. 32. [The Brave and the Bold #161]
    Batman; Adam Strange
  34. 33. A Tale of Two Heroes
    Batman; Adam Strange
  35. 34. [The Brave and the Bold #162]
    Batman; Sgt. Rock
  36. 35. Operation: Time Bomb
    Batman; Sgt. Rock
  37. 36. [The Brave and the Bold #163]
    Batman; Black Lightning
  38. 37. [The Brave and the Bold #164]
    Batman; Hawkman
  39. 38. In the Beginning
    Batman
  40. 39. [Detective Comics #492]
    Batman
  41. 40. [The Brave and the Bold #165]
    Batman; Man-Bat
  42. 41. With Friends Like These...
    Batman
  43. 42. [Detective Comics #493]
    Batman
  44. 43. [The Brave and the Bold #166]
    Batman; Black Canary
  45. 44. The Man Behind the Mask!
    Batman
  46. 45. [Detective Comics #494]
    Batman
  47. 46. [The Brave and the Bold #167]
    Batman; Blackhawk
  48. 47. [Detective Comics #495]
    Batman
  49. 48. [The Brave and the Bold #168]
    Batman; Green Arrow
  50. 49. Shackles of the Mind!
    Batman; Green Arrow
  51. 50. [Detective Comics #496]
    Batman
  52. 51. [The Brave and the Bold #169]
    Batman; Zatanna
  53. 52. Angel of Mercy, Angel of Death!
    Batman; Zatanna
  54. 53. [Detective Comics #497]
    Batgirl
  55. 54. [The Brave and the Bold #170]
    Batman; Nemesis
  56. 55. If Justice Be Blind!
    Batman; Nemesis
  57. 56. [Detective Comics #498]
    Batman
  58. 57. [The Brave and the Bold #171]
    Batman; Scalphunter
  59. 58. [Detective Comics #499]
    Batman
  60. 59. [The Brave and the Bold #172]
    Batman; Firestorm
  61. 60. [The Brave and the Bold #173]
    Batman; Guardians of the Universe
  62. 61. One of Us Is Not One of Us
    Batman; Guardians of the Universe
  63. 62. [Detective Comics #501]
    Batman
  64. 63. [The Brave and the Bold #174]
    Batman; Green Lantern
  65. 64. To Trap an Immortal
    Batman; Green Lantern
  66. 65. [Detective Comics #502]
    Batman
  67. 66. [The Brave and the Bold #175]
    Batman; Lois Lane
  68. 67. The Heart of the Monster
    Batman; Lois Lane
  69. 68. The Delta Connection!
    Batman; Swamp Thing
  70. 69. [The Brave and the Bold #177]
    Batman; Elongated Man
  71. 70. The Hangman Club Murders!
    Batman; Elongated Man
  72. 71. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  73. 72. Paperchase
    Batman; Creeper
  74. 73. [The Brave and the Bold #180]
    Batman; Spectre
  75. 74. The Scepter of the Dragon God!
    Batman; Spectre
  76. 75. [Detective Comics #508]
    Batman
  77. 76. [The Brave and the Bold #181]
    Batman; Hawk and the Dove
  78. 77. Time, See What's Become of Me...
    Batman; Hawk and the Dove
  79. 78. [Detective Comics #509]
    Batman
  80. 79. [The Brave and the Bold #182]
    Batman; Robin
  81. 80. Interlude on Earth-Two
    Batman; Robin
  82. 81. [Biography]
  83. 82. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  84. 83. Defining the Dark Knight!
    Batman
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