The Amazing Spider-Man #317 [Direct]
(July 1989)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume
1
Price
1.00 USD; 1.25 CAD; 0.50 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
monthly except fortnightly June, July and August
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
Marvel [standalone or inside vertical box]
Editing
Glenn Herdling (assistant editor); Jim Salicrup (editor); Tom DeFalco (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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Todd McFarlane (signed)
Inks
Todd McFarlane (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Has Venom become kinder and gentler?
Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Venom [Eddie Brock]
Reprints

The Sand and the Fury! (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
David Michelinie
Pencils
Todd McFarlane
Inks
Todd McFarlane
Colors
Bob Sharen
Letters
Rick Parker

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Aunt May Parker; Mary Jane Parker; VILLAIN: Venom [Eddie Brock]; CAMEO: The Thing
Synopsis
Venom shows up on Aunt May's doorstep and Spidey goes to the FF for help. Spidey tries to woo back the alien costume in an effort to defeat it.
Reprints

Tales of the Spinjas (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Spinjas / advertisement / 2 pages (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
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Rachel Schneider, Pat Jankiewicz, Erik Cox, and Albert E. Edmonds.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Has Venom become kinder and gentler?"]
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. The Sand and the Fury!
    Spider-Man
  3. 2. Tales of the Spinjas
    Spinjas
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    The Spider's Web
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