DC Comics Classics Library: The Batman Annuals #2

DC Comics

United States

Published
[August] 2010
Page count
344
Cover price
39.99 USD; 47.99 CAD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
ISBN
978-1-4012-2791-3
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/772217

Credits

Editing
Scott Nybakken (collection editor)
Jack Schiff (original editor)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled Cover, 1 page
Show/hide 1. Contents Table of contents, 4 pages

Credits

Script
None
Art
None
Colours
None
Letters
Typeset
Editing
None
Show/hide 2. Introduction Foreword, introduction, preface, afterword, 4 pages

Credits

Script
Michael Uslan
Letters
Typeset
Editing
None

Notes

Contains a set of panels showing differences between the original story and the reprint in the Annual.

Show/hide 3. Batman Annual #4: The Secret Adventures of Batman and Robin (Batman and Robin) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman; Robin; Batwoman

Credits

Script
None
Pencils
Curt Swan
Sheldon Moldoff
Win Mortimer
Inks
Stan Kaye
Sheldon Moldoff
Editing
None

Reprint history

From GCD
from Batman Annual (DC, 1961 Series) #4
Show/hide 4. The First Batman (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 10 pages
Show/hide 5. Am I Really Batman? (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Alfred Pennyworth; James Gordon; Professor Achilles Milo

Credits

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Charles Paris
Editing
None

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #112 (December 1957)
Am I Really Batman?
Also printed
United Kingdom
Batman (Colour Comics, 1952 series) #93 ([February 1958?])
Am I Really Batman?
 
Australia
Batman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #93 ([February 1958?])
Am I Really Batman?
 
United States
Batman Annual (DC, 1961 series) #4 (Winter 1963)
Am I Really Batman?
 
Australia
Giant Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1962 series) #4 ([December 1963?])
Am I Really Batman?
 
United States
Batman: The Black Casebook (DC, 2009 series) ([June] 2009)
Am I Really Batman?
From GCD
from Batman (DC, 1940 Series) #112
Show/hide 6. The Batwoman (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Batwoman [Kathy Kane]

Credits

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Charles Paris
Editing
None

Reprint history

From GCD
from Detective Comics (DC, 1937 Series) #233
Show/hide 7. Batman's College Days (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Batman]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Joe Danton

Credits

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Charles Paris
Editing
None

Reprint history

From GCD
from Batman (DC, 1940 Series) #96
Show/hide 8. The Vanished Batman (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; James Gordon; Pack Purdy; John Vair

Credits

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Charles Paris
Editing
None

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From GCD
from Batman (DC, 1940 Series) #101
Show/hide 9. The Marriage of Batman and Batwoman (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 7.67 pages
Show/hide 10. The Phantom of the Bat-Cave! (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Pardu

Credits

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Charles Paris
Editing
None

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From GCD
from Batman (DC, 1940 Series) #99
Show/hide 11. The Second Boy Wonder! (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 6 pages
Show/hide 12. The Man Who Ended Batman's Career (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 12 pages
Show/hide 13. Batman Annual #5: The Strange Lives of Batman and Robin (Batman and Robin) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman; Robin

Credits

Script
None
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Dick Sprang
Inks
Charles Paris
Stan Kaye
Editing
None

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From GCD
from Batman Annual (DC, 1961 Series) #5
Show/hide 14. The Power That Doomed Batman (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 11.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]

Credits

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Charles Paris
Editing
None

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #268 (June 1959)
The Power That Doomed Batman
Also printed
Australia
Century the 100 Page Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1956 series) #42 ([November 1959?])
The Power That Doomed Batman
 
United States
Batman Annual (DC, 1961 series) #5 (Summer 1963)
The Power that Doomed Batman
 
Australia
Giant Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1962 series) #5 ([June 1964?])
The Power that Doomed Batman
From GCD
from Detective Comics (DC, 1937 Series) #268
Show/hide 15. The Merman Batman (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]

Credits

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Charles Paris
Editing
None

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From GCD
from Batman (DC, 1940 Series) #118
Show/hide 16. Rip Van Batman (Batman; Robin) Comic story, 7.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman; Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]

Credits

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Charles Paris
Editing
None

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From GCD
from Batman (DC, 1940 Series) #119
Show/hide 17. The Zebra Batman (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 11.67 pages
Show/hide 18. The Grown-Up Boy Wonder (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 19. The Bewitched Batman (Batman and Robin; Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin; Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Superman [Clark Kent]

Credits

Script
Jerry Coleman
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Editing
None

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From GCD
from World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 Series) #109
Show/hide 20. The Phantom Batman (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]

Credits

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Charles Paris
Editing
None

Reprint history

From GCD
from Batman (DC, 1940 Series) #110
Show/hide 21. The Giant Batman (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]

Credits

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Charles Paris
Editing
None

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #243 (May 1957)
Batman the Giant!
Printed in
Australia
Batman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #88 ([September 1957])
The Giant Batman
From GCD
from Detective Comics (DC, 1937 Series) #243

Notes

Original story title is "Batman the Giant!".

Show/hide 22. Batman Annual #6: Batman and Robin's Most Thrilling Mystery Cases! (Batman and Robin) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Characters
Batman; Robin

Credits

Script
None
Art
Sheldon Moldoff
Win Mortimer
Editing
None

Reprint history

From GCD
from Batman Annual (DC, 1961 Series) #6
Show/hide 23. Murder at Mystery Castle (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 12 pages
Show/hide 24. The Gotham City Safari (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]

Credits

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Charles Paris
Editing
None

Reprint history

From GCD
from Batman (DC, 1940 Series) #111
Show/hide 25. Mystery of the Sky Museum! (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 26. The Mystery of the Four Batmen! (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]

Credits

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Charles Paris
Editing
None

Reprint history

From GCD
from Batman (DC, 1940 Series) #88
Show/hide 27. The Creature From the Green Lagoon (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]

Credits

Script
David Wood
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Charles Paris
Editing
None

Reprint history

From GCD
from Detective Comics (DC, 1937 Series) #252
Show/hide 28. The Map of Mystery! (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]

Credits

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Charles Paris
Editing
None

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #91 (April 1955)
The Map of Mystery!
Also printed
Australia
Batman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #72 ([May 1956?])
The Map of Mystery
 
United States
Batman Annual (DC, 1961 series) #6 (Winter 1963-64)
The Map of Mystery!
 
Australia
Giant Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1962 series) #6 ([December 1964?])
The Map of Mystery
From GCD
from Batman (DC, 1940 Series) #91
Show/hide 29. The Danger Club (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 9.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]

Credits

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Lew Sayre Schwartz
Inks
Charles Paris
Editing
None

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #76 (April-May 1953)
The Danger Club
Also printed
Australia
Batman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #45 ([February 1954])
The Danger Club
 
United Kingdom
Batman (Colour Comics, 1952 series) #45 ([February 1954?])
The Danger Club
 
United States
Batman Annual (DC, 1961 series) #6 (Winter 1963-64)
The Danger Club
 
Australia
Giant Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1962 series) #6 ([December 1964?])
The Danger Club
From GCD
from Batman (DC, 1940 Series) #76
Show/hide 30. Doom in Dinosaur Hall! (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]

Credits

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Charles Paris
Editing
None

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #255 (May 1958)
Death in Dinosaur Hall!
Also printed
Australia
Superman's Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #2 ([December 1958])
Mystery of Dinosaur Hall!
 
United States
Batman Annual (DC, 1961 series) #6 (Winter 1963-64)
Doom in Dinosaur Hall!
 
Australia
Giant Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1962 series) #6 ([December 1964?])
Doom in Dinosaur Hall

Notes

Original story title is "Death in Dinosaur Hall".

Show/hide 31. Batman Annual #7: Thrilling Adventures of the Whole Batman Family! (Batman and Robin) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman; Robin; Batwoman; Bat-Girl; Bat-Hound; Bat-Mite; Batman II; Robin II

Credits

Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Curt Swan
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Stan Kaye
Editing
None

Reprint history

From GCD
from Batman Annual (DC, 1961 Series) #7
Show/hide 32. Batman Meets Bat-Mite (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 11.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Bat-Mite

Credits

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Charles Paris
Editing
None

Reprint history

From GCD
from Detective Comics (DC, 1937 Series) #267
Show/hide 33. The Secret Life of Bat-Hound (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 7.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin[Dick Grayson]; Bat-Hound [Ace]; Batwoman [Kathy Kane]; Mr. Midas

Credits

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Charles Paris
Editing
None

Reprint history

From GCD
from Batman (DC, 1940 Series) #125
Show/hide 34. Bat-Girl! (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Batwoman [Kathy Kane]; Bat-Girl [Betty Kane]

Credits

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Charles Paris
Editing
None

Reprint history

From GCD
from Batman (DC, 1940 Series) #139
Show/hide 35. The Dynamic Trio (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Mysteryman [James Gordon]; Vicki Vale

Credits

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Charles Paris
Editing
None

Reprint history

From GCD
from Detective Comics (DC, 1937 Series) #245
Show/hide 36. The Secret of Batman's Butler (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Alfred Pennyworth

Credits

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Charles Paris
Editing
None

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #110 (September 1957)
The Secret of Batman's Butler
Also printed
United States
Batman Annual (DC, 1961 series) #7 (Summer 1964)
The Secret of Batman's Butler
 
Australia
Giant Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1962 series) #7 ([July 1965?])
The Secret of Batman's Butler
 
Australia
Giant Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1962 series) #10 ([July 1966?])
The Secret of Batman's Butler
From GCD
from Batman (DC, 1940 Series) #110
Show/hide 37. Superman and Robin! (Batman and Robin; Superman) Comic story, 12 pages
Show/hide 38. Batwoman's Publicity Agent (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 8.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Batwoman [Kathy Kane]; Bat-Hound [Ace]; Bat-Mite

Credits

Script
Bill Finger
Art
Sheldon Moldoff
Editing
None

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #133 (August 1960)
Batwoman's Publicity Agent
Also printed
United States
Batman Annual (DC, 1961 series) #7 (Summer 1964)
Batwoman's Publicity Agent
 
Australia
Giant Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1962 series) #7 ([July 1965?])
Batwoman's Publicity Agent
From GCD
from Batman (DC, 1940 Series) #133
Show/hide 39. The Second Batman and Robin Team (Batman II and Robin II) Comic story, 9 pages
Show/hide 40. Greetings From the Batman Family (Batman) Illustration, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman; Robin; Bat-Girl; Batwoman; Bat-Hound; Bat-Mite; Alfred Pennyworth; James Gordon

Credits

Script
None
Art
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters
None
Editing
None

Reprint history

From GCD
from Batman Annual (DC, 1961 Series) #7

Notes

None; Color reconstruction by Digikore. Black and White art reconstruction on selected interior pages by Digikore.; 978140122791353999

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 69839

Entry created

  • 02/01/2012

Cover added

  • 02/01/2012

Index completed

  • 02/01/2012

Last updated

  • 02/01/2012