(1972)

Crown Publishers, 1972 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
[None]
Pages
200
On-sale Date
1972
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Bonanza Books
Brand
Bonanza
ISBN
0-517-18687-X Search at WorldCat
Editing
Bea Feitler (Book Design)
Color
color
Dimensions
8.75" x 11.25"
Paper Stock
white matte
Binding
hardcover with dustjacket
Publishing Format
collected edition

Issue Notes

"This edition is published by Bonanza Books a division of Crown Publishers Inc. by arrangement with Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc."

Also printed in hardcover and softcover by Holt, Rinehart and Winston.

Library of Congress Catalog Card Number 72-89654.

Designed by Bea Feitler.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Harry Peter (illustration)
Inks
Harry Peter (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Illustration taken from Sensation Comics (DC, 1942 series) #1 (January 1942).

Wonder Woman (Table of Contents: 1)

Wonder Woman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Harry Peter (illustration)
Inks
Harry Peter (illustration)
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman

Indexer Notes

Frontispiece. Uses same illustration as cover from Sensation Comics (DC, 1942 series) #1 (January 1942).

Wonder Woman (Table of Contents: 2)

Wonder Woman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Harry Peter (illustration)
Inks
Harry Peter (illustration)
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman

Indexer Notes

Title page. Uses same illustration as cover from Sensation Comics (DC, 1942 series) #1 (January 1942).

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

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

Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Publication data page.

Contents (Table of Contents: 4)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Wonder Woman: An Introduction (Table of Contents: 5)

Wonder Woman / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Gloria Steinem
Pencils
Harry Peter (illustrations)
Inks
Harry Peter (illustrations)
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Hippolyte; Steve Trevor

Indexer Notes

The title page illustration comes from Sensation Comics (DC, 1942 series) #1 and the Queen Hippolyte and Princess Diana illustration comes from Wonder Woman (DC, 1942 series) #13 (Summer 1945). The other illustrations are unidentified.

The Amazon Legacy: An Interpretive Essay (Table of Contents: 6)

Wonder Woman / text article / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Phyllis Chesler
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? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero

Origins (Table of Contents: 7)

Wonder Woman / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gloria Steinem
Pencils
Harry Peter (illustration)
Inks
Harry Peter (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman

Indexer Notes

Section title page with preface with an illustration from All-Star Comics (DC, 1940 series) #8 (December 1941-January 1942).

Introducing Wonder Woman (Table of Contents: 8)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
William Marston [as Charles Moulton] (signed)
Pencils
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Inks
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman [Diana]; Steve Trevor; Hippolyte; Aphrodite; Athena; Hercules
Synopsis
When a man crashes on Paradise Island, the Amazons compete to see who will take him back to Man's World, and Queen Hippolyte's daughter Diana wins the competition to return him in the guise of Wonder Woman.
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[Wonder Woman Comes to America] (Table of Contents: 9)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
William Marston [as Charles Moulton] (signed)
Pencils
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Inks
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman [Diana]; Steve Trevor; Al Kale
Synopsis
Wonder Woman returns Steve Trevor to America. In order to earn money to remain and watch over Steve, Wonder Woman signs up with shady promoter Al Kale and performs her "bullets and bracelets" routine. When she realizes that her promoter is cheating her, she leaves him and takes over the identity of nurse Diana Prince -- who wants to leave to join her fiancé in South America -- so that she can remain near Steve. When Steve leaves his hospital bed before he has fully recovered to fight a mystery bomber who fights with poison gas, Wonder Woman must save him and help him put an end to the plot.
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Indexer Notes

Story title from later reprints.

Sisterhood (Table of Contents: 10)

Wonder Woman / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gloria Steinem
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman

Indexer Notes

Section title page with preface. Source of illustration unknown.

Battle for Womanhood (Table of Contents: 11)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
William Marston [as Charles Moulton] (signed)
Pencils
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Inks
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Dr. Psycho; Benito Mussolini (cameo); Adolf Hitler (cameo); Emperor Hirohito (cameo); Mars; Count Conquest; Earl of Greed; Duke of Deception; Marva Psycho; Ben Bradley; John Sullivan (cameo); George Washington; Colonel Darnell; Etta Candy; Holliday Girls
Synopsis
Inspired by the Duke of Deception, Dr. Psycho tries to convince the public that women are not suited for the war effort.
Reprints

The Icebound Maidens (Table of Contents: 12)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Joye Murchison [as Charles Moulton]
Pencils
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Inks
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed); Arlene (uncredited, backgrounds)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Steve Trevor; Hippolyte; Aphrodite; Desira; Eve; Eve Electress; Prince Pagli
Synopsis
Aphrodite orders Wonder Woman to help a race of Venusian women who live beneath the South Pole defend themselves from Seal Men.
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The Girl with the Gun (Table of Contents: 13)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
William Marston [as Charles Moulton]
Pencils
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Inks
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; General Standpat; Steve Trevor; General Scott; Marva Psycho [Jane Gray]; Stoffer
Synopsis
Wonder Woman must help Marva Psycho when she is accused of trying to murder a general.
Reprints

The Redskins' Revenge (Table of Contents: 14)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Joye Murchison [as Charles Moulton]
Pencils
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Inks
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed); Arlene (uncredited, backgrounds)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman; Etta Candy [Mattie]; Holliday Girls; Lana [Prudence]; Paula von Gunther; Steve Trevor; Dean Picklepuss; Hippolyte; Daniel Beene; Silas Sneek; Chief Greatheart
Synopsis
Wonder Woman and Steve follow Lana and the Holliday Girls to the Old West where they expose Silas Sneek, who has been cheating the Native Americans in their trading with Daniel Beene.
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Indexer Notes

The middle of a three-part story.

Politics (Table of Contents: 15)

Wonder Woman / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gloria Steinem
Pencils
Harry Peter (illustration)
Inks
Harry Peter (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman

Indexer Notes

Section title page with preface with an illustration from Wonder Woman (DC, 1942 series) #13 (Summer 1945).

When Treachery Wore a Green Shirt! (Table of Contents: 16)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Joye Murchison [as Charles Moulton] (credited)
Pencils
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Inks
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Steve Trevor; Etta Candy; Holliday Girls; George Zenko; Dr. Frenzi; Josie
Synopsis
Wonder Woman confronts the xenophobia of Dr. Frenzi.
Reprints

The Mysterious Prisoners of Anglonia (Table of Contents: 17)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
William Marston [as Charles Moulton] (signed)
Pencils
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Inks
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman; Signa; Steve Trevor; Hubert; Black Robert
Synopsis
Wonder Woman and Steve land in an isolated community stuck in the 13th century and get caught up in court intrigue.
Reprints

The Girl from Yesterday! (Table of Contents: 18)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Lee Goldsmith [as Charles Moulton]
Pencils
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Inks
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Etta Candy; Ursula Keating; Abigail Keating; John Hunter [Lon Logox]; Paula von Gunther
Synopsis
Wonder Woman gets involved with a woman whose aunt has kept her living in the past.
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The Five Tasks of Thomas Tighe! (Table of Contents: 19)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher [as Charles Moulton]
Pencils
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Inks
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman; Thomas Tighe; Etta Candy; Holliday Girls; Capt. Rab; James Magnus; Earl Dean; Dean Merrily
Synopsis
Wonder Woman must help the Holliday Girls succeed at five tasks where men have failed in order to secure a million dollars for the Holliday College scholarship fund from a misogynist.
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Romance (Table of Contents: 20)

Wonder Woman / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gloria Steinem
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman; Steve Trevor

Indexer Notes

Section title page with preface. Source of illustration unknown.

The Lawbreakers' League (Table of Contents: 21)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
William Marston [as Charles Moulton]
Pencils
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Inks
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman; Steve Trevor; "Sure-Shot" Hogan; Ferva Shayne; Rodriguez Caballos; Etta Candy; Holliday Girls
Synopsis
In order to neutralize Wonder Woman, Ferva Shayne gives Steve an electronic globe that makes him stronger than the Amazon, thinking that she will now marry Steve and give up fighting crime.
Reprints

The Case of the Girl in Braces (Table of Contents: 22)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
William Marston [as Charles Moulton]
Pencils
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Inks
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Steve Trevor; Capt. Blank; Paula Von Gunther; Margo Vandergilt; Col. Jack Harvey; Ears Fellock; Corine; Etta Candy; Holliday Girls
Synopsis
Steve falls into a trap of the Fellock gang when he becomes romantically involved with Margo Vandergilt.
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The Crime of Boss Brekel! (Table of Contents: 23)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher [as Charles Moulton]
Pencils
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Inks
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Etta Candy; Holliday Girls; Speed Ferrett [Boss Brekel]; Steve Trevor
Synopsis
While investigating a counterfeit ring, Wonder Woman teams up with secret agent Speed Ferrett, who turns out not to be who he appears to be.
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Bibliography (Table of Contents: 24)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Wonder Woman
  2. 1. Wonder Woman
    Wonder Woman
  3. 2. Wonder Woman
    Wonder Woman
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
  5. 4. Contents
  6. 5. Wonder Woman: An Introduction
    Wonder Woman
  7. 6. The Amazon Legacy: An Interpretive Essay
    Wonder Woman
  8. 7. Origins
    Wonder Woman
  9. 8. Introducing Wonder Woman
    Wonder Woman
  10. 9. [Wonder Woman Comes to America]
    Wonder Woman
  11. 10. Sisterhood
    Wonder Woman
  12. 11. Battle for Womanhood
    Wonder Woman
  13. 12. The Icebound Maidens
    Wonder Woman
  14. 13. The Girl with the Gun
    Wonder Woman
  15. 14. The Redskins' Revenge
    Wonder Woman
  16. 15. Politics
    Wonder Woman
  17. 16. When Treachery Wore a Green Shirt!
    Wonder Woman
  18. 17. The Mysterious Prisoners of Anglonia
    Wonder Woman
  19. 18. The Girl from Yesterday!
    Wonder Woman
  20. 19. The Five Tasks of Thomas Tighe!
    Wonder Woman
  21. 20. Romance
    Wonder Woman
  22. 21. The Lawbreakers' League
    Wonder Woman
  23. 22. The Case of the Girl in Braces
    Wonder Woman
  24. 23. The Crime of Boss Brekel!
    Wonder Woman
  25. 24. Bibliography
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