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LOWTHER, George Francis
The Adventures of Superman
New York: Random House, 1942. 1942 1st Superman Superhero Graphic Novel DC Comic Lowther Color Illustrated"When Superman came out, it galvanized the entire industry. It's just part of the American scene. Superman is going to live forever." ― Jack Kirby, Comics JournalSuperman is one of the most popular fictional superheroes of all time, published by DC Comics. Superman appeared in various radio shows, newspaper comics, and eventually television and movie premiers. Because of his popularity, the name Superman has become synonymous with the American comic book. The book is the first novelization of a comic book character, and the first Superman story written by someone other than Jerry Siegel. It was Lowther who first provided many now-familiar details of Superman's birth and early life.This 1942 first book edition by Random House features ten full-page engravings with all 4 color illustrations.Item number: #12598Price: $750LOWTHER, George FrancisThe Adventures of SupermanNew York: Random House, 1942. 1st edition.Details: · Collation: Complete with all pageso [4], v-x, 3-215, [1]o 10 full-page illustrations (4 color)· Edition Notes:o First Edition copyright dated 1942· Language: English · Binding: Hardcover; tight & secureo Includes facsimile dust jacket· Size: ~9.25in X 6.25in (23.5cm x 16cm)Our Guarantee:Very Fast. Very Safe. Free Shipping Worldwide.Customer satisfaction is our priority! Notify us with 7 days of receiving, and we will offer a full refund without reservation!12598Photos available upon request.
Bookseller: Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books [United States]
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