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The Superman Chronicles

Vol. 6

Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
The Superman Chronicles
Random House, Inc.
The complete reprinting of Superman's adventures in chronological order continues with this new, sixth volume, featuring tales from the early 1940s.

Among the menaces facing The Man of Steel in this new volume are the mysterious gang leader known as the Unknown X, a petty thief turned radioactive, and Lex Luthor, who has gained the ability to turn invisible. Plus, Clark Kent becomes Police Commissioner after a criminal gang scares the other candidates out of taking the job.

Baker & Taylor
Collects Siegel and Shuster's early Superman comics--beginning with the Man of Steel's first appearance in 1938--in chronological order.

Publisher: New York : DC Comics, c2009
ISBN: 1401221874
Branch Call Number: GRAPHIC GN FIC S
Characteristics: 189 p. : chiefly col. ill. ; 26 cm.


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List - The Annotated Superman by: nypl_mid_manhattan May 21, 2013

1940s Superman: "Originally published in single magazine form in Action Comics #37-40, Superman #10-11", and World's Finest Comics #2-3"

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