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Kirby, Jack

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posthumous Publications by Jack Kirby, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Jack Kirby
Fantastic four by Mark Frost ( Visual )
28 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 2,241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After exposure to cosmic radiation, four astronauts become the most remarkable, if not most dysfunctional, superheroes of all time. Reed Richards is the leader of the group and gains the ability to stretch all parts of his body, he takes the name Mr. Fantastic. His girlfriend, Sue Storm, gains the ability to turn invisible and create force fields, calling herself the Invisible Woman. Her younger brother Johnny Storm gains the ability to control fire, including covering his own body with flame and is thus named the Human Torch. Pilot Ben Grimm is turned into a super-strong rock creature and decides to call himself Thing. Together, they use their unique powers to explore the strange aspects of the world, and to foil the evil plans of Doctor Doom
Hulk by Ang Lee ( Visual )
19 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A scientist performs regeneration experiments on himself, and passes on the genes to his son, Bruce. Now Bruce is performing experiments that expose him to radiation and nanomeds, which combined with his unique genes, unleashes the Hulk
Fantastic 4 ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and German and held by 1,319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the Silver Surfer arrives on Earth, army General Hager demands that Reed Richards create a sensor to track him and find out what he's doing on Earth. The only problem is that Richards is helping Sue Storm plan their rescheduled wedding. Ben Grimm is heating up his relationship with Alicia and Johnny Storm is trying to get sponsorships and girls. Returning is Victor Von Doom, who gladly offers to assist the military in figuring out what the Silver Surfer is all about
Eternals by Neil Gaiman ( Book )
10 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the adventures of the Eternals as they awake one by one from a strange dream and must come to terms with the fact that they are not ordinary people
Marvel's the Avengers by Robert Downey ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marvel makes cinematic history as it unites the superhero team-up of a lifetime. Iron Man, the Hulk, Thor, and Captain America assemble together for the very first time ever in this epic, action-packed blockbuster alongside Black Widow, Hawkeye, and Nick Fury
Captain America by Mark Waid ( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Decades after Captain America is presumed killed, he is found in suspended animation by the Avengers and awakens to a strange new America he barely recognizes, with the death of his partner, Bucky Barnes, hanging over him
Thor the Mighty avenger by Roger Langridge ( Book )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thor is making the best of his banishment from Asgard by befriending the mortal Jane and taking her on a tour of the wonders of Earth, but the moment is ruined when Thor clashes with Namor, the Sub-Mariner
The incredible Hulk : the secret story of Marvel's gamma-powered Goliath by David Anthony Kraft ( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the origin of the comic strip character Bruce Banner, who, when faced with danger or emotional stress, changes into the Hulk. Includes several examples of his adventures
The death of Captain America by Ed Brubaker ( Book )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Captain America's nemesis, the Red Skull, has been murdered and Cap must find his killer. Plus, he has to retrieve the Skull's last project, a Cosmic Cube that can alter reality, and stop a group of the Skull's followers from setting off bombs in Paris, London, and Manhattan
Captain America : the secret story of Marvel's star-spangled super hero by David Anthony Kraft ( Book )
2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the origin of the comic strip character Captain America who fights against injustice and oppression, no matter what form they take
The Fantastic Four : the secret story of Marvel's cosmic quartet by David Anthony Kraft ( Book )
2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the origins of the comic strip characters known as the Fantastic Four and includes several examples of their adventures
The best of Simon and Kirby by Joe Simon ( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the very beginning in the late 1930s, Simon and Kirby produced the finest stories around, creating dramatic new super heroes, western action, gruesome horror, explosive detective fiction, and the very first romance comics. This title brings together the best of their work
Fantastic Four by Stan Lee ( Book )
14 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the adventures of the Fantastic Four, a group of friends who were exposed to mysterious cosmic rays, which caused them to have phenomenal powers
Iron Man, armored adventures ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Join the adventures of teenage prodigy Tony Stark, and his alter ego, Iron Man, as he uses his technological inventions to battle villains and save the world!"--Container
Captain America by Ed Brubaker ( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The questions that have been plaguing Captain America's dreams and memories are answered in a most brutal way. And, General Lukin makes his first all-out assault
Jack Kirby's Fourth world omnibus by Jack Kirby ( Book )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essential Fantastic Four by Stan Lee ( Book )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collects the earliest adventures of The Fantastic Four, the superhero group composed of Mr. Fantastic, the Thing, the Human Torch, and the Invisible Girl, four ordinary humans who gained extraordinary powers during a lab accident
The Simon and Kirby library by Joe Simon ( Book )
4 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"By 1954, the hard-hitting, hard-boiled 'true crime' comics so shocked readers that they were targeted by the government itself. Joe Simon and Jack Kirby produced many of the finest examples of the genre, pushing boundaries and thrilling their audiences. This volume collects 320 pages of action-packed comics, many for the first time, carefully restored and completely uncensored!"--P. [4] of jacket
Steve Rogers, super-soldier ( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Originally a 90-pound weakling from New York City's Lower East Side, Steve Rogers was transformed into Captain America by the legendary super-soldier serum -- shortly before the formula was lost, seemingly forever. But now, years later, the grandson of the treatment's creator has rediscovered the serum and plans to sell it to the highest bidder. Suddenly, Rogers is confronted with the possibility of a world overrun by super-soldiers, in which any despot willing to pony up the cash could have his very own unstoppable army. Can Rogers prevent the formula from changing hands before it's too late?"--P. [4] of jacket
The Simon and Kirby superheroes by Joe Simon ( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Stuntman, Captain 3-D, Private Strong and The Fly -- including never-before-seen rarities and brilliantly restored masterpieces - An authroized Joe Simon and Jack Kirby production." - back cover
 
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Jack Kirby
King Kirby, Jack 1917-1994
Kirby
Kirby 1917-1994
Kirby, Jack King 1917-1994
Kurtzberg, Jack
Kurtzberg, Jacob.
Kurtzberg, Jacob, 1917-1994
Kurtzberg, Jacob 1917-1994 Wirklicher Name
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English (181)
French (2)
German (1)
Spanish (1)
Dutch (1)
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