The Best of DC #20 [Direct]
(January 1982)

DC, 1979 Series
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Volume
4
Price
0.95 USD
Pages
100
Indicia frequency
Monthly
On-sale date
1981-09-15
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC Blue Ribbon Digest
Editing
Mike W. Barr (editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
5" x 6.75"
Paper Stock
Glossy cardstock cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
squarebound
Publishing Format
was ongoing

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

Copyright © 1981 DC Comics Inc.

On-sale date from copyright registration.


World's Finest Comics Digest (Table of Contents)

Superman and Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Job Number
C-748
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]

Best of DC -- World's Finest Comics (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr ?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Vengeance of the Tomb-Thing! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Denny O'Neil
Pencils
Dick Dillin
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-7776
Genre
superhero
Reprints

A Matter of Light and Death! (Table of Contents: 3)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Len Wein
Pencils
Dick Dillin
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-7776
Genre
superhero
Characters
Zatanna (cameo)
Reprints

Fugitive from the Stars! (Table of Contents: 4)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script
Denny O'Neil
Pencils
Dick Dillin
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-7776
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Supergirl; Wendell Sypes
Reprints
Keywords
Kandor

Peril of the Planet-Smashers! (Table of Contents: 5)

Superman; Dr. Fate / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Len Wein
Pencils
Dick Dillin
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-7776
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Dr. Fate; Zatanna; Ghan Uu
Reprints

Dr. Fate (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

Here She Comes! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

3 Full-Length Novels Starring Superman and Batman (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
Mike W. Barr ?
Pencils
Ross Andru
Inks
Dick Giordano
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Covers of the stories reprinted are depicted as posters on a wall.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. World's Finest Comics Digest
    Superman and Batman
  2. 1. Best of DC -- World's Finest Comics
  3. 2. Vengeance of the Tomb-Thing!
    Superman and Batman
  4. 3. A Matter of Light and Death!
    Superman and Batman
  5. 4. Fugitive from the Stars!
    Superman and Batman
  6. 5. Peril of the Planet-Smashers!
    Superman; Dr. Fate
  7. 6. Dr. Fate
    Dr. Fate
  8. 7. Here She Comes!
    Wonder Woman
  9. 8. 3 Full-Length Novels Starring Superman and Batman
    Superman and Batman
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