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Product Description: The comic book has become an essential icon of the American Century, an era defined by optimism in the face of change and by recognition of the intrinsic value of democracy and modernization. For many, the Middle Ages stand as an antithesis to these ideals, and yet medievalist comics have emerged and endured, even thrived alongside their superhero counterparts...read more

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9781496808509 | Univ Pr of Mississippi, October 1, 2016, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: The comic book has become an essential icon of the American Century, an era defined by optimism in the face of change and by recognition of the intrinsic value of democracy and modernization.

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Product Description: "Faster than a speeding bullet. More powerful than a locomotive. Able to leap tall buildings in a single bound . . . It's Superman!" Bending Steel examines the historical origins and cultural significance of Superman and his fellow American crusaders...read more

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9781628462210 | Univ Pr of Mississippi, July 16, 2015, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: "Faster than a speeding bullet.

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By Dewey Cassell, Aaron Sultan and Herb Trimpe (illustrator)

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9781605490625 | Twomorrows Pub, July 28, 2015, cover price $34.95

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Product Description: Updated and expanded edition, with 16 new pages to cover 2010-2014. Featuring a new slipcase design along with two NEW prints packed inside.Trace DC's fascinating story: the company's beginnings as National Allied Publications in the 1934, and its subsequent change to Detective Comics, Inc...read more

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9781465433848 | Slp upd edition (Dk Pub, September 29, 2014), cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Updated and expanded edition, with 16 new pages to cover 2010-2014.

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By Alastair Dougall (editor), Stan Lee (foreword by), Julia March (editor), Catherine Saunders (editor) and Heather Scott (editor)

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9781465414434 | Slp rep up edition (Dk Pub, August 19, 2013), cover price $50.00

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Product Description: AT LAST! The landmark encyclopedia-style OFFICIAL HANDBOOK OF THE MARVEL UNIVERSE hardcover series finally is reprinted in softcover format! Each volume has corrected any errors in all profiles - and features an all-new, 16-page "Where Are They Now?" update addendum with text and art! An indispensable resource for all true Marvel fans! VOL...read more

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9780785158349 | Marvel Enterprises, June 13, 2012, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: AT LAST!

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Product Description: Some are mild mannered geeks, others mad geniuses or street-smart city dwellers driven to action. These are the men and women behind the masks and tights of America’s most beloved superheroes. But these aren’t the stories of the heroes’ hidden alter egos or secret identities…these are the stories of their creators! Leaping Tall Buildings: The Origins of American Comics gives you the truth about the history of the American comic book—straight from the revolutionary artists and writers behind them...read more
By Tom De Haven (foreword by), Christopher Irving, Seth Kushner (photographer) and Eric Skillman (contributor)

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9781576875919 | Power House Books, May 8, 2012, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Some are mild mannered geeks, others mad geniuses or street-smart city dwellers driven to action.

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Product Description: AT LAST! The landmark encyclopedia style OFFICIAL HANDBOOK OF THE MARVEL UNIVERSE hardcover series finally is reprinted in softcover format!Each volume has corrected any errors in all profiles - and features an all-new, 16-page "Where are they now?" update addendum with text and art! An indispensable resource for all true Marvel fans! VOL...read more
By Madison Carter (contributor), Jeff Christiansen, Mike Fichera (contributor) and Stuart Vandal (contributor)

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9780785158332 | Marvel Enterprises, April 11, 2012, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: AT LAST!

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Product Description: AT LAST! The landmark encyclopedia-style OFFICIAL HANDBOOK OF THE MARVEL UNIVERSE hardcover series finally is reprinted in softcover format! each volume has corrected any errors in all profiles - and features an all-new, 16-page "Where Are They Now?" update addendum with text and art! An indispensable resource for all true Marvel fans! VOL...read more
By Madison H. Carter (contributor), Jeff Christiansen, Mike Fichera (contributor) and Stuart Vandal (contributor)

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9780785158325 | Marvel Enterprises, February 8, 2012, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: AT LAST!

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Product Description: The Quality Companion provides the first dedicated look at the prolific Golden Age publisher which spawned a treasure trove of beautiful art and classic characters, including the modern-day "Freedom Fighters" — Uncle Sam, Phantom Lady, Black Condor, The Ray, Human Bomb, and Doll Man — as well as Plastic Man, the Blackhawks, and others now under the DC Comics umbrella...read more

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9781605490373 | Twomorrows Pub, January 10, 2012, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: The Quality Companion provides the first dedicated look at the prolific Golden Age publisher which spawned a treasure trove of beautiful art and classic characters, including the modern-day "Freedom Fighters" — Uncle Sam, Phantom Lady, Black Condor, The Ray, Human Bomb, and Doll Man — as well as Plastic Man, the Blackhawks, and others now under the DC Comics umbrella.

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Product Description: A photographic look at the world's most exciting pop-culture event. One of the entertainment industry's most exhilarating, eccentric, and influential events of the year, San Diego Comic-Con International celebrates the weird, wacky, and wonderful world of TV, movies, graphic novels, and…let's not forget, comics...read more
By Harry Knowles (foreword by), Stan Lee (foreword by), Morgan Spurlock, Alba Tull (photographer), Thomas Tull (foreword by) and Joss Whedon (foreword by)

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9780756683429 | Dk Pub, July 4, 2011, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: A photographic look at the world's most exciting pop-culture event.

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Product Description: For more than 70 years, DC Comics has been entertaining children and adults alike. Here, for the first time, is the chronological account of the adventures of both the characters and the company that created them. The DC Chronicle Year by Year traces DC's fascinating story: the company's beginnings as National Allied Publications in the 1934, and its subsequent change to Detective Comics, Inc...read more

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9780756667429 | Slp edition (Dk Pub, October 18, 2010), cover price $50.00 | About this edition: For more than 70 years, DC Comics has been entertaining children and adults alike.

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Product Description: This is it! The collection Gold Digger fans have been clamoring for! Get ready for the ultimate GD information guide! This indispensable handbook series will tell you exactly who's who and what's what in the GD-verse! Get glorious character stats (perfect for GD role-play gaming!), histories, aliases, allegiances, and more! Seventeen issue's worth of fantastic, full-color facts and figures, bursting with info on everything from Abyssalisks to Were-Rats, from "Ace" Koss to Zelda! It's GD A to Z! Collects Gold Digger Sourcebook #1-17...read more

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9780984110704, titled "Gold Digger Sourcebook: The Official Handbook of the Gd Universe" | Antarctic Pr, April 15, 2010, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: This is it!

Paperback:

9780785127321 | Marvel Enterprises, October 1, 2008, cover price $16.99

Prebinding:

9781439580325 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, November 25, 2008), cover price $25.99

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