Giant Superman Album #34

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

Credits

Editing
, editor

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Show/hide Cover Letters amended to refer to "Today in 1978" (Superman) Cover, 1 page

"Just imagine the Man of Steel coming to Earth as a baby today--and growing up in the world of tomorrow!"

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Bob Oksner, inker

Reprint history

Printed in
Superman 300, June 1976
Show/hide 1. Superman, 2001 (Superman) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Cary Bates, scripter
 
Elliot Maggin, scripter [as Elliot S! Maggin]
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Bob Oksner, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, editor
 
Bob Rozakis, editor

Reprint history

Original
Superman 300, June 1976
Show/hide 2. See Metropolis with Clark Kent (The Private Life of Clark Kent) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Private Life of Clark Kent
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
E. Nelson Bridwell, scripter
Art
Kurt Schaffenberger, line art
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

Original
Action Comics 464, October 1976
Show/hide 3. The Ultimate Battle (Superman) Comic story, 22 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Denny O'Neil, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Murphy Anderson, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #158 ([October 1972?])
 
United States
Superman: Kryptonite Nevermore (DC, 2009 series) ([February] 2009)
Original
Superman 242, September 1971

Notes

Part of the Sand Superman saga, US Superman 233-243.

Show/hide 4. Mr Mxyztplk Returns (Superman) Comic story, 11 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Don Cameron, scripter
Art
John Sikela, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #80 (January 1945)
Mr. Mxyztplk Returns!
Also printed
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #272 (February 1974)
Mr. Mxyzptlk Returns!
 
Australia
Giant Jimmy Olsen Album (Colour Comics, 1966 series) #11 ([October 1974?])
Mr. Mxyztplk Returns!
This version
Superman 272, February 1974
Show/hide 5. Superman, I'm Going to Re-run Your Life (Superman) Comic story, 38 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Cary Bates, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Tex Blaisdell, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

Original
Action Comics 464, October 1976
 
Action Comics 465, November 1976
 
Action Comics 466, December 1976

Notes

Title page removed from "Think Young and Die", and part of title page removed from "You Can Take the Man Out of the Super, But You Can't Take the Super Out of the Boy". Story ends on the inside back cover.


Status

This issue includes help from

  • Kevin Patrick

AusReprints ID

  • 226

Entry created

  • 23/11/2003

Cover added

  • 21/11/2003

Index completed

  • 05/02/2005

Last updated

  • 19/08/2017