Giant Batman Album #17

Published
March 1969
Page count
84
Cover price
20 cents
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Secrets of the Batcave (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Cover, 1 page

"Secrets of the Batcave-1968 Spectacular "The Secrets of the Batcave!""

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Neal Adams, line art

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #203 (August 1968)
 (80 Page Giant G49)
Show/hide 1. The 1,000 Secrets of the Batcave (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 12 pages
Show/hide 2. The Birth of the Batplane II (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
David Vern, scripter [as David Vern Reed]
Art
Dick Sprang, penciller
 
Charles Paris, inker
Text
Ira Schnapp, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #61 (October-November 1950)
Also printed
Australia
Batman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #9 ([February 1951?])
 
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #203 (August 1968)
 
United States
The Greatest Batman Stories Ever Told (DC, 1988 series) ([November] 1988)
Show/hide 3. The Secret of Batmans Utility Belt (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Dick Sprang, penciller
 
Charles Paris, inker
Editing
E. Nelson Bridwell, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #185 (July 1952)
 
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #185 (July 1952)
The Secret of Batman's Utility Belt!
Also printed
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #203 (August 1968)
 (80 Page Giant G49)

Notes

The title has no possessive apostrophe in "Batmans"

Show/hide 4. The 100 Batarangs of Batman (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Bill Finger, scripter
Art
Sheldon Moldoff, penciller
 
Charles Paris, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Jack Schiff, editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #244 (June 1957)
Also printed
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #203 (August 1968)
 (80 Page Giant G49)
Show/hide 5. Secret of the Batmobile (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder

Credits

Writing
Bill Finger, scripter
Art
Sheldon Moldoff, penciller
 
Charles Paris, inker
Text
Pat Gordon, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor
 
Jack Schiff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #98 (March 1956)
 
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #98 (March 1956)
Secret of the Batmobile
Also printed
Australia
Batman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #76 ([September 1956])
 
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #203 (August 1968)
 (80 Page Giant G49)
Show/hide 6. Gotham City's Strangest Race (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 12 pages
Show/hide 7. The Flying Bat-Cave (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
David Vern , scripter
Art
Lew Schwartz, penciller [as Lew Sayre Schwartz]
 
Charles Paris, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #186 (August 1952)
 
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #186 (August 1952)
The Flying Bat-Cave!
Also printed
Australia
Batman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #32 ([January 1953])
 
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #203 (August 1968)
 (80 Page Giant G49)
 
Australia
Giant Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1962 series) #19 ([November 1969?])

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 2316

Entry created

  • 15/03/2005

Cover added

  • 15/03/2005

Index completed

  • 02/04/2010

Last updated

  • 02/04/2010