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The Resource Batman Noir : the Dark Knight returns, Frank Miller, with Klaus Janson ; John Costanza, letters

Batman Noir : the Dark Knight returns, Frank Miller, with Klaus Janson ; John Costanza, letters

Label
Batman Noir : the Dark Knight returns
Title
Batman Noir
Title remainder
the Dark Knight returns
Statement of responsibility
Frank Miller, with Klaus Janson ; John Costanza, letters
Title variation
Dark Knight returns
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"It is ten years after an aging Batman has retired and Gotham City has sunk into decadence and lawlessness. Now as his city needs him most, the Dark Knight returns in a blaze of glory. Joined by Carrie Kelly, a teenage female Robin, Batman takes to the streets to end the threat of the mutant gangs that have overrun the city. And after facing off against his two greatest enemies, the Joker and Two-Face for the final time, Batman finds himself in mortal combat with his former ally, Superman, in a battle that only one of them will survive. This collection is hailed as a comics masterpiece and was responsible for the launch of the Batman movies. Collects THE DARK KNIGHT RETURNS in black and white for the first time"--
Summary
It is ten years after an aging Batman has retired and Gotham City has sunk deeper into decadence and lawlessness. Now as his city needs him most, the Dark Knight returns in a blaze of glory. Joined by Carrie Kelly, a teenage female Robin, Batman takes to the streets to end the threat of the mutant gangs that have overrun the city. And after facing off against his two greatest enemies, the Joker and Two-Face for the final time, Batman finds himself in mortal combat with his former ally, Superman, in a battle that only one of them will survive. -- Publisher description
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
076711
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Miller, Frank
Dewey number
741.5/973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Janson, Klaus
  • Costanza, John
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Batman
  • Batman
  • Superheroes
  • COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS
  • Superheroes
Target audience
adult
Label
Batman Noir : the Dark Knight returns, Frank Miller, with Klaus Janson ; John Costanza, letters
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Batman created by Bob Kane."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Book one.
  • The Dark Knight returns
  • book two.
  • The Dark Knight triumphant
  • book three.
  • Hunt the Dark Knight
  • book four.
  • The Dark Knight falls
Control code
ocn889523073
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781401255145
Lccn
2015006063
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly black and white illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)889523073
Label
Batman Noir : the Dark Knight returns, Frank Miller, with Klaus Janson ; John Costanza, letters
Publication
Note
"Batman created by Bob Kane."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Book one.
  • The Dark Knight returns
  • book two.
  • The Dark Knight triumphant
  • book three.
  • Hunt the Dark Knight
  • book four.
  • The Dark Knight falls
Control code
ocn889523073
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781401255145
Lccn
2015006063
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly black and white illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)889523073

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