([September] 1988)

Marvel, 1987 Series
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Volume
4
Price
29.95 USD
Pages
248
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
Marvel [standalone or inside vertical box]
ISBN
0-87135-479-9 Search at WorldCat
Editing
Craig Anderson; David Wohl (assistant); A. A. Perry (assistant); Susan Flaxman (assistant); Bob Budiansky (special projects editor); Lillian Lovitt (book design)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy
Binding
Hardcover with dustjacket
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Art reconstruction by Phil Lord; Colored by Janet Jackson


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Avengers / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
?
Letters
Ken Lopez (logo design)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Avengers [Thor; Iron Man; Ant-Man; Wasp; Hulk]; Loki
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Contents (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Letters
Typeset

Introduction (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Stan Lee
Letters
typeset

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[The Avengers #1] (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
Janet Jackson

Genre
superhero
Characters
Avengers [Thor; Iron Man; Ant-Man; Wasp; Hulk]; Loki
Reprints

The Coming of the Avengers! (Table of Contents: 4)

Avengers / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
Janet Jackson
Letters
Sam Rosen
Editing
Stan Lee

Genre
superhero
Characters
Avengers [Thor [Donald Blake]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Ant-Man [Hank Pym]; Wasp [Janet Van Dyne]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]]; Loki; Rick Jones; Odin; Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Thing [Ben Grimm]]
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Indexer Notes

Iron Man, Thor, Hulk, Ant-Man and Wasp form the Avengers

[The Avengers #2] (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Sol Brodsky
Colors
Janet Jackson

Genre
superhero
Characters
Avengers [Thor; Iron Man; Giant-Man; Wasp]; Space Phantom
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The Avengers Battle...the Space Phantom! (Table of Contents: 6)

Avengers / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Paul Reinman
Colors
Janet Jackson
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee

Genre
superhero
Characters
Avengers [Thor [Donald Blake]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Giant-Man [Hank Pym]; Wasp [Janet Van Dyne]]; Space Phantom; Rick Jones
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Indexer Notes

Hulk leaves team

[The Avengers #3] (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Paul Reinman
Colors
Janet Jackson

Genre
superhero
Characters
Avengers [Thor; Iron Man; Giant-Man]; Hulk; Sub-Mariner
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The Avengers Meet...Sub-Mariner! (Table of Contents: 8)

Avengers / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Paul Reinman
Colors
Janet Jackson
Letters
Sam Rosen
Editing
Stan Lee

Genre
superhero
Characters
Avengers [Thor [Donald Blake]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Giant-Man [Hank Pym]; Wasp [Janet Van Dyne]]; Sub-Mariner [Namor]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Rick Jones; Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Thing [Ben Grimm]]; X-Men [Professor X [Charles Xavier]; Cyclops [Scott Summers]; Marvel Girl [Jean Grey]; Angel [Warren Worthington III]; Iceman [Bobby Drake]; Beast [Hank McCoy]]; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]
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Indexer Notes

cameo most Marvel heroes

[The Avengers #4] (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
George Roussos
Colors
Janet Jackson

Genre
superhero
Characters
Avengers [Captain America; Thor; Iron Man; Giant-Man; Wasp]; Sub-Mariner
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Captain America Joins...the Avengers! (Table of Contents: 10)

Avengers / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
George Roussos
Colors
Janet Jackson
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee

Genre
superhero
Characters
Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Thor [Donald Blake]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Giant-Man [Hank Pym]; Wasp [Janet Van Dyne]]; Rick Jones; Sub-Mariner [Namor]; D'Bari alien
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Indexer Notes

Captain America is revived and joins the Avengers, with Namor

[The Avengers #5] (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone ?; Sol Brodsky ?; Frank Giacoia ?
Colors
Janet Jackson

Genre
superhero
Characters
Avengers [Captain America; Thor; Iron Man; Giant-Man; Wasp]; Rick Jones; Hulk
Reprints

The Invasion of the Lava Men! (Table of Contents: 12)

Avengers / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Paul Reinman
Colors
Janet Jackson
Letters
Sam Rosen
Editing
Stan Lee

Genre
superhero
Characters
Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Thor [Donald Blake]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Giant-Man [Hank Pym]; Wasp [Janet Van Dyne]]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Betty Ross; General Ross
Synopsis
The Avengers take on their 'hottest' foes yet to save the world.
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Indexer Notes

Character appearances and synopsis from Jason Aydelotte on 11 August 2004.

[The Avengers #6] (Table of Contents: 13)

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

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
Janet Jackson

Genre
superhero
Characters
Avengers [Captain America; Thor; Iron Man; Giant-Man; Wasp]; Rick Jones; Masters of Evil [Baron Zemo; Radioactive Man; Melter; Black Knight]
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The Mighty Avengers Meet the Masters of Evil! (Table of Contents: 14)

Avengers / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
Janet Jackson
Letters
Sam Rosen
Editing
Stan Lee

Genre
superhero
Characters
Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Thor [Donald Blake]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Giant-Man [Hank Pym]; Wasp [Janet Van Dyne]]; Rick Jones; Masters of Evil [Baron Zemo [Heinrich Zemo]; Black Knight [Nathan Garrett]; Melter [Bruno Hogan]; Radioactive Man [Chen Lu]]; Paste-Pot Pete [Peter Petruski]
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Indexer Notes

vs. Zemo, Black Knight

[The Avengers #7] (Table of Contents: 15)

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

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
Janet Jackson

Genre
superhero
Characters
Avengers [Captain America; Thor; Iron Man; Giant-Man; Wasp]; Rick Jones; Baron Zemo; Executioner; Enchantress
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Their Darkest Hour! (Table of Contents: 16)

Avengers / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
Janet Jackson
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee

Genre
superhero
Characters
Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Thor [Donald Blake]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Giant-Man [Hank Pym]; Wasp [Janet Van Dyne]]; Rick Jones; Odin; Loki; Enchantress [Amora]; Executioner [Skurge]; Baron Zemo [Heinrich Zemo]
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[The Avengers #8] (Table of Contents: 17)

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

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
Janet Jackson

Genre
superhero
Characters
Avengers [Captain America; Thor; Iron Man; Giant-Man; Wasp]; Rick Jones; Kang
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Kang, the Conqueror! (Table of Contents: 18)

Avengers / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
Janet Jackson
Letters
Sam Rosen
Editing
Stan Lee

Genre
superhero
Characters
Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Thor [Donald Blake]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Giant-Man [Hank Pym]; Wasp [Janet Van Dyne]]; Rick Jones; Kang
Reprints

Indexer Notes

vs. Kang 1st

[The Avengers #9] (Table of Contents: 19)

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

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
Janet Jackson

Genre
superhero
Characters
Avengers [Captain America; Thor; Iron Man; Giant-Man; Wasp]; Baron Zemo; Enchantress; Executioner; Wonder Man
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The Coming of the ... Wonder Man! (Table of Contents: 20)

Avengers / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Don Heck
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
Janet Jackson
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee

Genre
superhero
Characters
Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Thor [Donald Blake]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Giant-Man [Hank Pym]; Wasp [Janet Van Dyne]]; Baron Zemo [Heinrich Zemo]; Enchantress [Amora]; Executioner [Skurge]; Wonder Man [Simon Williams]
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Indexer Notes

1st appearance Wonder Man

[The Avengers #10] (Table of Contents: 21)

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

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
Janet Jackson

Genre
superhero
Characters
Avengers [Captain America; Thor; Iron Man; Giant-Man; Wasp]; Immortus
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The Avengers Break Up! (Table of Contents: 22)

Avengers / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Don Heck
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
Janet Jackson
Letters
Sam Rosen
Editing
Stan Lee

Genre
superhero
Characters
Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Thor [Donald Blake]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Giant-Man [Hank Pym]; Wasp [Janet Van Dyne]]; Rick Jones; Baron Zemo [Heinrich Zemo]; Enchantress [Amora]; Executioner [Skurge]; Immortus
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Avengers
  2. 1. Contents
  3. 2. Introduction
  4. 3. [The Avengers #1]
    Avengers
  5. 4. The Coming of the Avengers!
    Avengers
  6. 5. [The Avengers #2]
    Avengers
  7. 6. The Avengers Battle...the Space Phantom!
    Avengers
  8. 7. [The Avengers #3]
    Avengers
  9. 8. The Avengers Meet...Sub-Mariner!
    Avengers
  10. 9. [The Avengers #4]
    Avengers
  11. 10. Captain America Joins...the Avengers!
    Avengers
  12. 11. [The Avengers #5]
    Avengers
  13. 12. The Invasion of the Lava Men!
    Avengers
  14. 13. [The Avengers #6]
    Avengers
  15. 14. The Mighty Avengers Meet the Masters of Evil!
    Avengers
  16. 15. [The Avengers #7]
    Avengers
  17. 16. Their Darkest Hour!
    Avengers
  18. 17. [The Avengers #8]
    Avengers
  19. 18. Kang, the Conqueror!
    Avengers
  20. 19. [The Avengers #9]
    Avengers
  21. 20. The Coming of the ... Wonder Man!
    Avengers
  22. 21. [The Avengers #10]
    Avengers
  23. 22. The Avengers Break Up!
    Avengers
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