WorldCat Identities

Rubinstein, Josef

Works: 114 works in 156 publications in 3 languages and 3,295 library holdings
Genres: Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Comics (Graphic works)  Science fiction comic books, strips, etc  Superhero comics  Science fiction comics  Fiction  Fantasy comic books, strips, etc  Juvenile works  Historical fiction 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: PN6728.W5984, 741.5973
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Josef Rubinstein
Infinity Gauntlet by Jim Starlin( Book )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2018 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's the Avengers, the New Warriors, the X-Men and more against the omnipotent Eternal, Thanos! The Mad Titan has become the most powerful being in the universe, and enslavement or destruction may be the only choices he gives it! The successive Starlin sagas that shook space and time start here!
Wolverine by Chris Claremont( Book )

10 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Wolverine travels East on an errand of love, but finds only fury awaiting him! Humiliated in battle before Mariko Yashida, Wolverine vents his rage against the Hand and his passions with the battle-hungry Yukio! As he struggles with his inner man and beast, he must decide which will better serve him to defeat his enemies and reclaim his beloved in his first solo series from start to finish!"--Page 4 of cover
Road to perdition by Max Allan Collins( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

O'Sullivan and his son are still on the run from Al Capone after Michael Jr. witnessed a mob murder. Michael and his son seek vengeance for the death of Michael's wife and younger son by robbing banks along the way and disrupting Capone's cashflow. However, they are still being pursued by dangerous bounty hunters, and their paths are destined to cross again in a hail of gunfire!
Fantastic Four by Matt Fraction( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Reed Richards hunts for a cure to his molecular degeneration before it kills him and everyone he loves! Racing against time, he leads his family into the past on an adventure into the timestream as he searches for answers. They encounter an alien world where a thousand-year-old prophecy declares the Invisible Woman the world's long-awaited intergalactic messiah. Then, the F4 travel back to ancient Rome and dine with Caesar on the Ides of March before venturing to the literal dawn of time to witness the Big Bang. Once they've seen how everything begins, they see how it ends at the Big Crunch! Beyond even the limits of infinite time and space can Reed find the cure?"
Archie : the married life : two worlds, two loves, two destinies by Michael Uslan( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces two possible outcomes of Archie Andrews' romantic obsessions: marriage to sultry Veronica Lodge, or girl-next-door Betty Cooper
The amazing Spider-Man : life in the Mad Dog Ward by Ann Nocenti( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"What's the matter with Mommy?" A chance encounter with two traumatized children leaves Peter Parker haunted by that same question. But his search for an answer finds him trapped in the Mad Dog Ward, an asylum for killers, psychopaths--and people who think they're super heroes! As the drugs kick in, Peter's grasp on reality dissolves and his memories of Spider-Man fade. Can he piece his double identity back together, discover the horrible truth behind the Mad Dog Ward and reunite a mother with her family? And if he can, will he only succeed in unleashing a deluded and dangerous new super hero on an unsuspecting world? -- Cover, page 4
Brilliant by Brian Michael Bendis( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brilliant tells the story of a handful of college-age geniuses who challenge each other to solve the mystery of superpowers. Can the best and brightest change science fiction into science fact? And if so, how will the world at large react?
The amazing Spider-Man by Tom DeFalco( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spider-Man returns from the Secret Wars with a new black costume, complete with an unlimited supply of webbing, which makes him a more effective superhero, as well as more attractive to the Black Cat--but it is really a symbiotic alien
Essential X-Men by Chris Claremont( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The X-Men are reunited with Professor X, who asks them to help overthrow the Shi'ar tyrant Deathbird ... but all is not as it seems, and the X-Men must deduce the truth before it's too late! Meanwhile, sparks fly as Rogue and Magneto team up to save the Savage Land! Then, the X-Men and X-Factor unite to battle the Shadow King ... but the price of their victory is more than Professor X can stand! And as a new team rises from the ashes of the old, Magneto draws a dangerous line in the sand to protect his fellow mutants -- leading to a truly explosive finale, and the end of an era!"--Page 4 of cover
Essential X-Men by Chris Claremont( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Storm gets younger, Polaris gets stronger, Jean Grey gets tentacles, and Psylocke gets a makeover from the Mandarin as the X-Men's eighties-era adventures continue! Waves of super-villainy strike the Savage Land, Muir Isle, and the Morlock Tunnels! Heroes are dying and NOT coming back, but the X-Men have been scattered across the Earth! While Marveldom's mightiest mutants try to get it together, only Wolverine remains at HQ - but it's not exactly by choice, since he's been crucified by the Reavers! Can his new sidekick Jubilee help him overcome this ordeal? Plus: Sentinel against Sentinel, invading aliens, and a surprise showdown with the Serpent Society! Featuring Ka-Zar, Magneto, Strong Guy, and more!"--Page 4 of cover
X-Men by Roger Stern( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

She was a mutant. She was a telepath. She was dead. PHOENIX! Now, Jean Grey walks the earth again. How will her friends, her enemies, and her one true love react to the fiery spectacle of Phoenix Rising? Collects Avengers #263, Fantastic Four #286, X-Factor #1, and Classic X-Men #8 & #43
Essential Avengers by Mark Gruenwald( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Avengers travel to Wundagore Mountain in search of the deadly secrets hidden in the Scarlet Witch and Quicksilver's childhoods. But what about the secret from Tony Stark's own history, one that lies beneath Avengers Mansion itself? Then, the Avengers' rivalry with meddling Henry Gyrich comes to a head just at the Grey Gargoyle makes his move! Fan-favorite villain the Taskmaster debuts! Immortus returns, but what are his plans for Ms. Marvel? Plus: The mad robot Ultron's history with Earth's Mightiest Heroes is a long and violent one. But this time, how is Iron Man responsible for his return--and how can he be stopped? All this--and Hawkeye gets a job! Guest starring the Elements of Doom, Inferno and the Yellow Claw!"--
Wolverine : Weapon X Unbound by Larry Hama( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Determined to uncover the secrets of his past, Logan heads back to Canada with Jubilee - and trakcs down the facility where his life was turned upside down! As suppressed memories begin bubbling to the survace, perhaps Professor X and Jean Grey can unlock the mysteries inside Wolverine's head. Or does S.H.I.E.L.D. have the answers he seeks? Logan had better not get too close to the truth, or he'll trigger the Weapon X fail-safe! Then, a close encounter with Mystique will take Wolverine to the end of time! It's claws versus blades when Shatterstar attacks! And Wolvie and Gambit must bail out Jubilee in Japan. Facing down the Hand, can Wolverine prevent another death in the family - or will tragedy strike? The Lary Hama / Marc Silvestri run reaches its dramatic conclusion!" -- Page [4] of cover
Essential Captain America by Peter B Gillis( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It's action aplenty as the star-spangled Avenger takes on--and is brainwashed by--the hate group National Force! But what shocking secret does its leader, the Grand Director, hold-- and who's really pulling the strings? The answers will cost Captain America dearly! Plus: Cap breaks into an impenetrable safe house, clashes with the Punisher while investigating a mob hit, battles the grotesque Adonis and teams with Nazi hunters to right a decades-old wrong!"--Cover
Amazing Spider-Man epic collection( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Hobgoblin is back! The high-flying villain is after Norman Osborn's journals - and he's targeted Mary Jane and the pregnant Liz Osborn! Plus, Mary Jane reveals the secrets of her childhood! The Scorpion attacks as J. Jonah Jameson ties the knot! Spidey battles the symbiotic alien costume in a senses-shattering showdown! The Kingpin strikes after the Beyonder turns a skyscraper to gold! Spidey faces the cosmic power of Firelord! The all-new Spider-Slayer attacks the person he believes to be Spider-Man: Mary Jane! And things get downright silly when Spidey must deal with Spider-Kid, Frog-Man and the Toad, and track a thief to...the suburbs!
Captain America epic collection by Roger Stern( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Battling the robotic Dragon Man above New York, considering a run for president, and saving Manhattan from fiery destructio at the hands of Batroc and Mr. Hyde is all in a day's work. And a trip to England proves to be no vacation, either, as Cap encounters the vampire Baron Blood and the chilling Ghost of Greymoor Castle! Back home in the States, our hero learns Hollywood plans to make a Captain America movie -- the only problem is, his greatest foe, the Red Skull, has a very different script in mind! Finally, Cap must prevent Morgan MacNeil Hardy from rewriting the American dream - but can even Spider-Man help him stop the cyborg SULTAN from destroying Washington, D.C.?" -- P. [4] of cover
Spiderman : Birth of venom( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spider-Man becomes unraveled when his life is darkened by his shape-changing costume as well as his fashion sense
Superman blue( Book )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clark Kent is newly married to the love of his life, Lois Lane...but something strange is happening to his secret identity. Somehow, the Last Son of Krypton is turning into a being of pure energy--and manifesting unique new superpowers as a result. But this electrifying alteration also means that he must wear a special containment suit--or risk total disintegration! Now, with his new costume and powers, the Man of Tomorrow has become a completely different hero. Forget "faster than a speeding bullet" -- this Superman moves at the speed of lightning! But he has mastered his metamorphosis well enough to take on Metallo, stop a death cult targeting Jimmy Olsen, and help save the bottle city of Kandor from a violent uprising? These all look like jobs for Superman -- and this is no time for an identity crisis! The classic '90s saga is collected in this volume
Fantastic Four visionaries by John Byrne( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A seventh collection of the adventures of the Fantastic Four that were written and illustrated by John Byrne, originally published in 1985 and 1986
Superman Blue by Dan Jurgens( Book )

in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When the sun temporarily goes out, the classic Superman as we know him temporarily loses his powers...but when they return, they are not at all what the Man of Steel expects! Clark Kent is suddenly transformed into a being of crackling blue energy, complete with a new set of abilities and a totally different look! But that's not where the story ends... The villainous Cyborg Superman and Toyman split the Man of Steel into two beings, Superman Red and Superman Blue! So who is the real Clark Kent? And will Metropolis now have two protectors?"--
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Infinity Gauntlet
WolverineRoad to perditionArchie : the married life : two worlds, two loves, two destiniesEssential X-MenX-MenSpiderman : Birth of venomFantastic Four visionaries
Alternative Names
Joe Rubinstein US-amerikanischer Comiczeichner

Josef Rubinstein Amerikaans kunstenaar


Rubinstein, Joe.

Rubinstein, Joe, 1958-

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