Batman Album #40

Published
July 1978
Page count
100
Cover price
75 cents
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
Branding
Planet Comics (2)
 
Planet Comics (2)

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover No title recorded (Batman) Cover, 1 page

""Fire away, little men! Nothing can kill the Batman!" The Corpse Came C.O.D.; "There is no Hope in Crime Alley!"; "The Real Batman Dies Next!", "The Haunting of the Spook""

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Ernie Chan , penciller [as Ernie Chua]
 
Dick Giordano, penciller
 
Ernie Chan, penciller [as Ernie Chua]
 
Ernie Chan, penciller [as Ernie Chua]
 
, inker
 
Dick Giordano, inker
 
Ernie Chan, inker [as Ernie Chua]
 
Ernie Chan, inker [as Ernie Chua]

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #271 (January 1976)
 
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #457 (March 1976)
 
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #458 (April 1976)
 
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #276 (June 1976)
Show/hide 1. The Corpse Came C.O.D. (Batman) Comic story, 18 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
David Vern, scripter [as David V. Reed]
Art
Irv Novick, penciller
 
Frank McLaughlin, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, Assistant Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #271 (January 1976)
Show/hide 2. Bruce Wayne--Rest in Peace (Batman) Comic story, 14 pages
Show/hide 3. The Teen-Age Trap (Robin) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Robin
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Elliot Maggin, scripter [as Elliot S! Maggin]
Art
Irv Novick, penciller
 
Dick Giordano, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #244 (September 1972)
Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #162 ([February 1973?])
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Batgirl (DC, 2007 series) #1 (2007)
Show/hide 4. There is No Hope in Crime Alley (Batman) Comic story, 12 pages
Show/hide 5. Man or Bat? (Batman) Comic story, 16 pages
Show/hide 6. The Real Batman Dies Next (Batman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Elliot Maggin, scripter [as Elliot S! Maggin]
Art
José Luis García-López, penciller [as Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez]
 
Ernie Chan, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, Associate Editor
 
Bob Rozakis, Assistant Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #458 (April 1976)
Show/hide 7. The Haunting of the Spook (Batman) Comic story, 17 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
David Vern, scripter [as David V. Reed]
Art
Ernie Chan, line art [as Ernie Chua]
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, Assistant Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #276 (June 1976)

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Anthony Revill
  • Mark Muller
  • Grand Comics Database

AusReprints ID

  • 1539

Entry created

  • 07/08/2004

Cover added

  • 07/08/2004

Index completed

  • 12/07/2009

Last updated

  • 02/12/2010