([October] 1989)

DC, 1989 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
24.95 USD; 30.95 CAD
Pages
132
On-sale date
1989-10-05
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Suggested for Mature Readers
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
ISBN
0-930289-48-X Search at WorldCat
Editing
Karen Berger; Art Young (Assistant)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Binding
Hardcover
Publishing Format
Graphic Novel

Issue Notes

All art work is painted/shadow box collage


Arkham Asylum: A Serious House on Serious Earth (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Dave McKean (painted)
Inks
Dave McKean (painted)
Colors
Dave McKean (painted)
Letters
Dave McKean

Genre
superhero
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a (Table of Contents: 1)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dave McKean (painted)
Inks
Dave McKean (painted)
Colors
Dave McKean (painted)

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[Indicia] (Table of Contents: 2)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Arkham Asylum (Table of Contents: 3)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Letters
?

The Passion Play as it is played to-day (Table of Contents: 4)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Dave McKean (painted)
Inks
Dave McKean (painted)
Colors
Dave McKean (painted)
Letters
typeset

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Icaronycteris [icon] (Table of Contents: 5)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Dave McKean (painted)
Inks
Dave McKean (painted)
Colors
Dave McKean (painted)
Letters
typeset

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Arkham Asylum: A Serious House on Serious Earth (Table of Contents: 6)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Dave McKean (painted)
Inks
Dave McKean (painted)
Colors
Dave McKean (painted)
Letters
Dave McKean

Reprints

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

credits, title page / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Dave McKean (painted)
Inks
Dave McKean (painted)
Colors
Dave McKean (painted)
Letters
typeset

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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
Lewis Carroll
Pencils
Dave McKean (painted)
Inks
Dave McKean (painted)
Colors
Dave McKean (painted)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
But I don't want to go among mad people...
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A Serious House on Serious Earth (Table of Contents: 9)

Batman / comic story / 102 pages (report information)

Script
Grant Morrison
Pencils
Dave McKean (painted)
Inks
Dave McKean (painted)
Colors
Dave McKean (painted)
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
Dr. Amadeus Arkham (flashback); Mrs. Arkham (dies in flashback); Batman [Bruce Wayne] (origin flashback); Commissioner Gordon; Joker; Pearl; "Mad Dog" Martin Hawkins (dies in flashback); Constance Arkham (dies in flashback); Henriette Arkham (dies in flashback); Charlie; Ruth Adams (introduction); Two-Face; Carl Jung; Aleister Crowley; Thomas Wayne (dies in flashback); Martha Wayne (dies in flashback); Joe Chill (flashback); Mad Hatter; Clayface; Doctor Destiny; Scarecrow; Maxie Zeus; Croc; Dr. Charles Cavendish
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Indexer Notes

All art work is painted/shadow box collage.
The Dr. Arkham flashbacks are a retelling of the story told by Len Wein in the entry for Arkham Asylum in Who's Who in the DC Universe (DC, 1985 series) #1. Constance and Henriette are named in this story.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Script
Lewis Carroll
Pencils
Dave McKean (painted)
Inks
Dave McKean (painted)
Colors
Dave McKean (painted)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
And is not that a Mother's gentle hand that withdraws your curtains...
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Batman / character profile / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Grant Morrison
Pencils
Dave McKean (painted)
Inks
Dave McKean (painted)
Colors
Dave McKean (painted)
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Joker; Two-Face; Black Mask; Mad Hatter; Croc; Doctor Destiny; Maxie Zeus; Clayface; Doctor Milo
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dave McKean (painted)
Inks
Dave McKean (painted)
Colors
Dave McKean (painted)
Letters
typeset

Genre
biography
Characters
Grant Morrison; Dave McKean
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Editing
Related Scans
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Arkham Asylum: A Serious House on Serious Earth
    Batman
  2. 1. a
  3. 2. [Indicia]
  4. 3. Arkham Asylum
  5. 4. The Passion Play as it is played to-day
  6. 5. Icaronycteris [icon]
  7. 6. Arkham Asylum: A Serious House on Serious Earth
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
  9. 8. ["But I don't want to go among mad people..."]
  10. 9. A Serious House on Serious Earth
    Batman
  11. 10. ["And is not that a Mother's gentle hand that withdraws your curtains..."]
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
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