WorldCat Identities

Romita, John 1930-

Overview
Works: 213 works in 393 publications in 3 languages and 5,964 library holdings
Genres: Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Science fiction comic books, strips, etc  Comics (Graphic works)  Fantasy comic books, strips, etc  Superhero comics  History  Biography  Internet videos  Periodicals 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Artist, Contributor, Bibliographic antecedent, 901
Classifications: PN6728.S6, 741.5973
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The amazing Spider-man by J. Michael Straczynski( Book )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vowing to always use his amazing abilities to protect his fellow man, Peter comes to understand--in the wake of the tragedy at the World Trade Center--that not all heroes possess great powers. Also, Aunt May discovers Peter's greatest secret, setting a new status quo for the wallcrawler and the woman who raised him. Full color
The Amazing Spider-man. the life & death of spiders by J. Michael Straczynski( Book )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains issues 46-50 of "The Amazing Spider-Man," in which Peter Parker learns shocking news about the origins of his spiderlike powers; he is hunted by an otherwordly being called Shathra; and he and MJ attempt to mend fences
The Amazing Spider-man.n[Vol. 5], pUnintended consequences /c[writers, J. Michael Straczynski with Fiona Avery ; pencils, John Romita, Jr. ; inks, Scott Hanna] by J. Michael Straczynski( Book )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Parker and Mary Ann continue to come to terms with their recent reconciliation. Meanwhile, his alter ego faces a new superhuman threat--Digger, the gamma-powered composite of the Infamous Vegas Thirteen
Essential by Gerry Conway( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dark days loom as Spider-Man faces adversaries old and new--and learns that not only does great power come with great responsibility, there must also come great heartache. This volume includes classic stories featuring Spicer-Man vs. the Hulk in Canada, the deaths of Guen Stacy and the Green Goblin, the first appearances of the Man-Wolf and the Punisher ... and the wedding of Doctor Octopus and Aunt May!!"--Page 4 of cover
Spider-Man by Stan Lee( Book )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The deaths that still shape the Spider-verse! During the early 1970s, a pair of plot lines changed comic-book mortality forever. Shock followed shock when Spider-Man lost a friend, a lover and an enemy in a dynamic drama that stunned readers as no comic deaths had before and few have since! - from back cover
The American Comic Strip( Visual )

4 editions published between 1978 and 2016 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video features a survey of American comic strip art with comments by well-known artists and scenes of them at work. Commentary by Mort Walker, comic artist ("Beetle Bailey", "Hi and Lois") and president of the Museum of Cartoon Art in Rye, New York. Scenes and interviews with Dean Young and Jim Raymond, Ralph Bakshi, Dik Browne, Ray Bradbury, George Lucas, Will Eisner, Milton Caniff, John Cullen Murphy, Sean Kelly, Johnny Romita
The book of Ezekiel by J. Michael Straczynski( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Peter continues to explore the origin of his strange powers, he once again encounters his old mentor, Ezekiel. Although the man has helped Spider-man in the past, Peter wonders if he really is his friend, or something else entirely
Daredevil : the man without fear by Frank Miller( Book )

11 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and Japanese and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic Marvel hero redefined by one of comics' greatest visionaries! A Marvel Comics mainstay since 1964, Daredevil got a new lease on life in a landmark 1979-1983 run by writer-penciler Frank Miller and inker-penciler Klaus Janson, whose daring reinvention of the character quickly made Miller one of the biggest and most influential stars in the comic-book industry. Miller puts his own stamp on established cast member such as reporter Ben Urich, femme fatale Black Widow, mad assassin Bullseye, the saw-fisted Gladiator, and monstrous crime boss Kingpin. Miller also introduced Daredevil's mysterious mentor Stick, deadly ninja foes the Hand, and Matt's long-lost love Elektra, a beautiful assassin who would become one of Marvel's most memorable characters. Mixing traditional super-heroics with mysterious martial aristry, doomed romance, and dark personal drama, Miller's character-defining DD run is collected across three titanic trade paperbacks! Collects Daredevil #173-184
The Amazing spider-man by Stan Lee( )

in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essential by Stan Lee( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and Polish and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Parker's chosen profession is a series of unrelenting tests -- but through all his trials, Spider-Man remains steadfast in his determination to use his gifts for the benefit of all. Featuring appearances by the Green Goblin, Kraven the Hunter and Dr. Strange!
Essential by Chris Claremont( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newly remastered! Call them freaks. Nature's mistake. Mutants. They are born different, with characteristics and abilities that make them outcasts. Wolverine, Storm, Rogue, Colossus, Nightcrawler and more - gathered together by telepath Professor Charles Xavier, the X-Men are sworn to protect a world that hates and fears them. Ever expanding their ranks, the Children of the Atom combat evils threatening both mutants and humans - including the Morlocks, the Hellfire Club and the alien Brood
The amazing Spider-Man through the decades( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sampling of Amazing Spider-Man comics from the 1960's to the present showcasing key moments of Spider-Man's life, such as battling the Sandman and the Green Goblin and his proposal to Mary Jane Watson
Essential by Stan Lee( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-three adventures of Peter Parker as Spider-Man, written by Stan Lee and originally published in 1967 through 1969
Star Wars omnibus( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Based on two children's television cartoon series of the same names, "Ewoks" and "Droids" explore the further adventures in the lives of the Ewoks on Endor and the droids R2-D2 and C-3PO"--Page 4 of cover
The amazing Spider-Man by Roger Stern( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Fan-favorite creators Roger Stern and John Romita Jr. spin some of their most startling Spidey stories! When one of Marvel's most terrifying tag-teams challenges the Wall-Crawler, it's Spidey vs. Cobra and Mr. Hyde in a grueling grudge match of epic proportions! Then, Spider-Man investigates the Sinister Brand Corporation, and finds himself caught between the wily Will o' the Wisp and arachnid assassin the Tarantula--and one of those two villains won't survive Brand's machinations! Can Spidey save the day and shut down the corrupt corporation-- or will he barely be able to escape with his skin intact! Plus: a soul-searching retrospective starring the stupendous Stilt-Man and the debut of Monica Rambeau, the second Captain Marvel, in a scintillating saga guest-starring the Avengers! It's mayhem, monsters, mutations and mysteries!"--Page 4 of cover
The amazing Spider-Man( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Howard the Duck's brain has been thoroughly scrubbed, his hard-edged humor carefully dulled down for maximum demographic acceptance. It's up to Peter Parker to set the duck straight-- but does the world prefer Howard this way?" "Join Peter Porker, the amazing Spider-Ham, for his 25th-birthday celebration as he throws down with the Swinester Six! Also, glimpse into the future with Peter and Mary Crane's daughter, Swiney-Girl, as she takes on disgraced ballplayer Crayfin the Bunter!" "Why not turn Spider-Ham into a Human?" "He's little, he's pink, he knowns how to bring home the bacon. He's Spider-Ham-- and he's about to embark on a kaleidoscopic, time-spanning, universe-shifting journey with Dr. Strange that will prove just how big a pig he really is." "Top Dog enlists the help of Spider-Man to save a comic-book shop about to be blown to bits!"--Page 4 of cover
Captain America vs. the Red Skull by Joe Simon( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects Captain America comics featuring the Super Soldier's decades-long struggle against the Red Skull, evil agent of the Third Reich. After multiple battles during World War II, both men have survived into the modern age, where the fights have only grown deadlier! With Cosmic Cubes, race riots, giant robots, an army of mind-controlled S.H.I.E.L.D. agents and haunted houses, the Red Skull just keeps coming back for more!
The essential Captain America by Stan Lee( Book )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents black-and-white reprints of issues 103-126 of "Captain America," spanning 1968-70 and featuring such characters as the Red Skull, the Falcon, and the superhero's soulmate, Agent 13
Spider-Man : am I an Avenger? by Stan Lee( Book )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After years of fighting crime on his own, the web-slinger became a core member of Earth's mightiest heroes! But that wasn't the first time everyone's favorite frindely neighborhood super hero joined the team! Collected here--for the first time--are the key moments in Spider-Man's tenuous history with the Avengers! Together, they face prison breakouts, the Hulk, Nebula, the Stranger, Kang, Ngh the Unspeakable and-- the end of the universe?!"--Page 4 of cover
Spider-Man : the lifeline tablet saga by Stan Lee( Book )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spider-Man must defend a petrified tablet said to hold the secret to eternal life from falling into the wrong hands, and he enlists the power of Doctor Strange to help
 
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The Amazing Spider-man. the life & death of spiders
Alternative Names
John Romita

John Romita senior US-amerikanischer Comiczeichner

John Romita, Sr Amerikaans striptekenaar

John Romita, Sr. Artis

John Romita, Sr dessinateur américain

John Romita Sr. dibuixant i guionista de còmic nord-americà

John Romita Sr fumettista statunitense

Romita, J. 1930-

Romita, J. 1930- (John)

Romita, J. (John), 1930-

Romita, John Sr

Romita, John Sr. 1930-

Romita, Johnny 1930-

Senior, John 1930-

Джон Ромита

Ҷон Ромита

ג'ון רומיטה האב

جان رومیتا، پدر

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ჯონ რომიტა უფროსი

ジョン・ロミータ・Sr

老約翰·羅密塔

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The Amazing Spider-man. the life & death of spidersThe Amazing Spider-man.n[Vol. 5], pUnintended consequences /c[writers, J. Michael Straczynski with Fiona Avery ; pencils, John Romita, Jr. ; inks, Scott Hanna]EssentialSpider-ManThe book of EzekielDaredevil : the man without fearEssentialEssential