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The Resource Superman : a Celebration of 75 Years

Superman : a Celebration of 75 Years

Label
Superman : a Celebration of 75 Years
Title
Superman
Title remainder
a Celebration of 75 Years
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A wide range of stories from Superman's seventy-five-year history, including his very first appearance in Action Comics #1 in 1938
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
741.5/973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
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  • Superman
  • Superheroes
  • Superman
Label
Superman : a Celebration of 75 Years
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Originally published in single magazine form as ACTION COMICS #1-2, 242, 544, 775, 900, 0; LOOK MAGAZINE #27; SUPERMAN #17, 53, 76, 129, 141, 149, 247, 400; SUPERMAN (VOL. II) #11, 75; SUPERMAN ANNUAL #11; MYTHOLOGY: THE DC COMICS ART OF ALEX ROSS."
  • "Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster."
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
  • pt. 1. Champion of the oppressed, 1938-1950 -- pt. 2. Stranger visitor, 1950-1970 -- pt. 3. Higher, further, 1970-1986 -- pt. 4. The Man of Steel, 1986-2011 -- pt. 5. The man of tomorrow, 2011 and beyond
  • writer, Jerry Siegel ; artist, Joe Shuster
  • Man or Superman?
  • Superman #17 (1942)
  • writer, Jerry Siegel ; penciller, Joe Shuster ; inker, John Sikela ; cover, Fred Ray
  • The origin of Superman
  • Superman #53 (1948)
  • writer, Bill Finger ; penciller, Wayne Boring ; inker, Stan Kaye ; cover by Wayne Boring & Stan Kaye
  • pt. 2.
  • Stranger visitor.
  • The mightiest team in the world.
  • pt. 1.
  • Superman #76 (1952)
  • writer, Edmond Hamilton ; penciller, Curt Swan ; inkers, John Fishchetti & Stan Kaye ; cover by Win Mortimer
  • The super-duel in space.
  • Action Comics #242 (1958)
  • writer, Otto Binder ; artist, Al Plastino ; cover by Curt Swan & Stan Kaye
  • The girl in Superman's past
  • Superman #129 (1959)
  • writer, Bill Finger ; penciller, Wayne Boring ; inker, Stan Kaye
  • Superman's return to Krypton
  • Superman #141 (1960)
  • Champion of the oppressed.
  • writer, Jerry Siegel ; penciller, Wayne Boring ; inker, Stan Kaye ; cover by Curt Swan & Stan Kaye
  • The death of Superman
  • Superman #149 (1961)
  • writer: Jerry Siegel ; penciller, Curt Swan ; inker, George Klein ; cover by Curt Swan & George Klein
  • pt. 3.
  • Higher, further.
  • Must there be a Superman?
  • Superman #247 (1972)
  • writer Elliot S. Maggin ; penciller, Curt Swan ; inker, Murphy Anderson ; cover by Curt Swan & Murphy Anderson
  • Rebirth
  • Superman, champion of the oppressed
  • Action Comics #544 (1983)
  • writer, Marv Wolfman ; artist, Gil Kane ; cover by Gil Kane & Dick Giordano
  • The living legends of Superman
  • Superman #400 (1984)
  • writer, Elliot S. Maggin ; artist, Frank Miller ; cover by Howard Chaykin
  • For the man who has everything
  • Superman Annual #11 (1985)
  • writer, Alan Moore ; artist, Dave Gibbons ; cover by Dave Gibbons
  • pt. 4.
  • The Man of Steel.
  • War in San Monte.
  • The name game
  • Superman #11 (987)
  • writer/penciller, John Byrne ; inker, Karl Kesel ; cover by John Byrne
  • Doomsday
  • Superman #75 (1993)
  • writer/penciller, Dan Jurgens ; inker, Brett Breeding ; cover by Dan Jurgens & Brett Breeding
  • What's so funny about truth, justice and the American way?
  • Action Comics #755 (2001)
  • writer, Joe Kelly ; pencillers, Doug Mahnke, Lee Bermejo ; inkers, Tom Nguyen, Dexter Vines, Jim Royal, Jose Marzan, Jr., Wade Von Grawbadger, Wayne Faucher ; cover by TImothy Bradstreet
  • Question of confidence
  • Action Comics #1-2 (1938)
  • Mythology: the DC Comics Art of Alex Ross (2003)
  • writer, Chip Kidd ; artist, Alex Ross
  • The incident.
  • Action Comics #900 (2011)
  • writer, David S. Goyer ; artist, Miguel Sepulveda ; cover by David Finch
  • pt. 5.
  • The man of tomorrow
  • The Boy who stole Superman's cape
  • Action Comics #0 (2012)
  • writer, Grant Morrison ; artist, Ben Oliver ; cover by Ben Oliver
  • writer, Jerry Siegel ; artist, Joe Shuster ; cover by Joe Shuster
  • How Superman would end the war
  • Look magazine (1940)
Control code
ocn858914312
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
382 pages
Isbn
9781401247041
Lccn
2013026710
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)858914312
Label
Superman : a Celebration of 75 Years
Publication
Note
  • "Originally published in single magazine form as ACTION COMICS #1-2, 242, 544, 775, 900, 0; LOOK MAGAZINE #27; SUPERMAN #17, 53, 76, 129, 141, 149, 247, 400; SUPERMAN (VOL. II) #11, 75; SUPERMAN ANNUAL #11; MYTHOLOGY: THE DC COMICS ART OF ALEX ROSS."
  • "Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster."
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
  • pt. 1. Champion of the oppressed, 1938-1950 -- pt. 2. Stranger visitor, 1950-1970 -- pt. 3. Higher, further, 1970-1986 -- pt. 4. The Man of Steel, 1986-2011 -- pt. 5. The man of tomorrow, 2011 and beyond
  • writer, Jerry Siegel ; artist, Joe Shuster
  • Man or Superman?
  • Superman #17 (1942)
  • writer, Jerry Siegel ; penciller, Joe Shuster ; inker, John Sikela ; cover, Fred Ray
  • The origin of Superman
  • Superman #53 (1948)
  • writer, Bill Finger ; penciller, Wayne Boring ; inker, Stan Kaye ; cover by Wayne Boring & Stan Kaye
  • pt. 2.
  • Stranger visitor.
  • The mightiest team in the world.
  • pt. 1.
  • Superman #76 (1952)
  • writer, Edmond Hamilton ; penciller, Curt Swan ; inkers, John Fishchetti & Stan Kaye ; cover by Win Mortimer
  • The super-duel in space.
  • Action Comics #242 (1958)
  • writer, Otto Binder ; artist, Al Plastino ; cover by Curt Swan & Stan Kaye
  • The girl in Superman's past
  • Superman #129 (1959)
  • writer, Bill Finger ; penciller, Wayne Boring ; inker, Stan Kaye
  • Superman's return to Krypton
  • Superman #141 (1960)
  • Champion of the oppressed.
  • writer, Jerry Siegel ; penciller, Wayne Boring ; inker, Stan Kaye ; cover by Curt Swan & Stan Kaye
  • The death of Superman
  • Superman #149 (1961)
  • writer: Jerry Siegel ; penciller, Curt Swan ; inker, George Klein ; cover by Curt Swan & George Klein
  • pt. 3.
  • Higher, further.
  • Must there be a Superman?
  • Superman #247 (1972)
  • writer Elliot S. Maggin ; penciller, Curt Swan ; inker, Murphy Anderson ; cover by Curt Swan & Murphy Anderson
  • Rebirth
  • Superman, champion of the oppressed
  • Action Comics #544 (1983)
  • writer, Marv Wolfman ; artist, Gil Kane ; cover by Gil Kane & Dick Giordano
  • The living legends of Superman
  • Superman #400 (1984)
  • writer, Elliot S. Maggin ; artist, Frank Miller ; cover by Howard Chaykin
  • For the man who has everything
  • Superman Annual #11 (1985)
  • writer, Alan Moore ; artist, Dave Gibbons ; cover by Dave Gibbons
  • pt. 4.
  • The Man of Steel.
  • War in San Monte.
  • The name game
  • Superman #11 (987)
  • writer/penciller, John Byrne ; inker, Karl Kesel ; cover by John Byrne
  • Doomsday
  • Superman #75 (1993)
  • writer/penciller, Dan Jurgens ; inker, Brett Breeding ; cover by Dan Jurgens & Brett Breeding
  • What's so funny about truth, justice and the American way?
  • Action Comics #755 (2001)
  • writer, Joe Kelly ; pencillers, Doug Mahnke, Lee Bermejo ; inkers, Tom Nguyen, Dexter Vines, Jim Royal, Jose Marzan, Jr., Wade Von Grawbadger, Wayne Faucher ; cover by TImothy Bradstreet
  • Question of confidence
  • Action Comics #1-2 (1938)
  • Mythology: the DC Comics Art of Alex Ross (2003)
  • writer, Chip Kidd ; artist, Alex Ross
  • The incident.
  • Action Comics #900 (2011)
  • writer, David S. Goyer ; artist, Miguel Sepulveda ; cover by David Finch
  • pt. 5.
  • The man of tomorrow
  • The Boy who stole Superman's cape
  • Action Comics #0 (2012)
  • writer, Grant Morrison ; artist, Ben Oliver ; cover by Ben Oliver
  • writer, Jerry Siegel ; artist, Joe Shuster ; cover by Joe Shuster
  • How Superman would end the war
  • Look magazine (1940)
Control code
ocn858914312
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
382 pages
Isbn
9781401247041
Lccn
2013026710
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)858914312

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