The Amazing Spider-Man #278 [Direct]
(July 1986)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.75 USD; 0.40 GBP; 0.95 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1986
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel 25th Anniversary
Editing
Adam Blaustein (assistant editor); Christopher Priest [as Jim Owsley] (editor); Jim Shooter (editor-in-chief)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched; #200 square bound
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

If This Be Justice (Table of Contents: 1)

Spider-Man / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Tom DeFalco (plot); Peter David; Jo Duffy
Pencils
Mike Harris
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
Julianna Ferriter
Letters
Rick Parker; Joe Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Betty Leeds; Lance Bannon; Robbie Robertson; Ned Leeds; Kathryn Cushing; Flash Thompson; Scourge (villain); Hobgoblin [Roderick Kingsley] (villain); Rose (villain); Wraith [Brian DeWolff] (villain, death)
Synopsis
Scourge breaks into prison to kill Flash Thompson for being the Hobgoblin, but ends up killing the Wraith instead after Spidey interferes.
Reprints

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

The Spider's Web / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Christopher Priest [as Jim Owsley]
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Chris Johnson, A.B. Haasen, Scott M. Gimple, Rick Fedukulous, Howard Flison, Michael Palmer

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Power Pack; Spider-Man / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Reprints
  • house ad for Spider-Man and Power Pack (Marvel, 1984 series) #1
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Justice Is Served
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. If This Be Justice
    Spider-Man
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    The Spider's Web
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Power Pack; Spider-Man
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