WorldCat Identities

Romita, John 1930-

Overview
Works: 185 works in 258 publications in 1 language and 5,964 library holdings
Genres: Comic books, strips, etc  Science fiction comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Fantasy comic books, strips, etc  Fiction  Young adult works  Juvenile works 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Contributor, Bibliographic antecedent, Draftsman
Classifications: PN6728.S6, 741.5973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about John Romita
 
Most widely held works by John Romita
Captain America by Rick Remender( Book )

5 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Arnim Zola's ambitions leave Captain America stranded in the upside-down territory known as Dimension Z. With no country and no allies, what's left for the Sentinel of Liberty to protect? Just the one thing that his foe values most...Zola's son! Steve has saved the boy's life, but can he keep him alive against the savage barbarians of Phrox - with the fate of a world hinging on his victory?"--Page 4 of cover
Captain America by Rick Remender( Book )

5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Steve Rogers is dead! Long live Captain Zolandia! Captain America has spent twelve years as a fugitive wandering the desolate wasteland of Dimension Z, battling the Zola virus that threatens to strip him of his humanity and traveling with a boy he has raised as his own. The Sentinel of Liberty brings the fight back to Dimension Z's godlike oppressor Arnim Zola when Cap becomes the last remaining hope for the native species, the Phrox. A soldier with no nation waging a one-man crusade to stop the spread of Zola's consciousness in this world and his own, can Captain America turn the tide in the odd war of this backward realm? Battling savage mutates, Zola's own twisted take on a super-soldier, Captain Zolandia, and even his own adopted son, Steve Rogers stares death in the face and makes the hardest decision of his life when he pays the deadly price for escape from Dimension Z!" -- page 4 of paperback edition
The Amazing Spider-man. until the stars turn cold by J. Michael Straczynski( Book )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Straczynski, the creator of the popular television show "Babylon 5," continues his critically acclaimed series as Doctor Octopus returns to torment the world-famous wall crawler
The Amazing Spider-man. the life & death of spiders by J. Michael Straczynski( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 226 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 )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 225 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( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 217 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
The book of Ezekiel by J. Michael Straczynski( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 186 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
Spider-Man by Stan Lee( Book )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 178 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!
A vs X, Avengers vs X-Men( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Earth's mightiest heroes and the children of the atom go to war in the ultimate super-hero showdown! The world-destroying Phoenix Force is back, and while the Avengers are intent on stopping it, Cyclops and his X-Men have other ideas. To Captain America, the Phoenix threatens doom. To Cyclops, it could mean salvation. Marvel's two greatest leaders wage war, with the Phoenix's chosen host -- Hope Summers -- caught in the middle. How far are both sides willing to go? The answer lies in a battle so big no one world could contain it... and a shocking ending that neither team could have seen coming! Marvel's top writers and artists present a space-faring, world-changing epic-- the culmination of a decade's worth of incredible event storytelling." --p. [4] of cover
Essential by Stan Lee( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 161 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 154 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( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 130 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!"--P. [4] of cover
The amazing Spider-Man through the decades( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 127 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 classic X-Men( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The creators of X-Men bring together old and new villains including the vampiric villain Sauron, the Mutates, and X-Man-to-be Sunfire
Essential by Stan Lee( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 116 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 by David Manak( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 116 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"--Cover p. [4]
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
Spider-Man : am I an Avenger? by Stan Lee( Book )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 106 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?!"--P. [4] of cover
Captain America vs. the Red Skull by Joe Simon( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 101 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 99 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
 
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The Amazing Spider-man. until the stars turn cold
Alternative Names
John Romita

John Romita senior US-amerikanischer Comiczeichner

John Romita, Sr. dessinateur amricain

John Romita Sr. fumettista statunitense

Romita, J. 1930-

Romita, J. (John), 1930-

Romita, John Sr

Romita, Johnny 1930-

Джон Ромита

جان رومیتا، پدر

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Languages
English (52)

Covers
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]EssentialThe book of EzekielSpider-ManEssentialEssentialThe amazing Spider-Man