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Most widely held works about Marvel Entertainment Group
Most widely held works by Marvel Entertainment Group
Iron Man ( Visual )
7 editions published in 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 2,128 libraries worldwide
A wealthy industrialist is held captive in enemy territory and escapes by building a high-tech suit made of armor. When he returns home, he decides to use his money, talents, and suit to save the world.
Iron Man 2 ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,652 libraries worldwide
Now that the world knows billionaire inventor Tony Stark is the armored super hero Iron Man, his life has suddenly become even more intense. Everyone wants in on the Iron Man technology, whether for power or profit, but for Ivan Vanko, it's revenge. With Pepper Potts and James 'Rhodey' Rhodes at his side, Stark must once again suit up and face his most dangerous enemy yet.
X-Men origins. Wolverine ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,446 libraries worldwide
Somewhere in the wilds of northwest Canada in the early 1800s, Logan and Victor, two half-brothers with special powers grow up amid violence. Eventually they will become the near-indestructible warriors known as Wolverine and Sabretooth. William Stryker is a sinister government operative whose Weapon X program experiments keep pulling Wolverine back in. Kayla Silverfox shares a peaceful Canadian co-existence with Wolverine as he tries to drop out of the program. Along the way, Wolverine encounters many mutants, both familiar and new.
X-Men. The last stand ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 1,284 libraries worldwide
With the help of their new recruits -- including Beast, Angel, Juggernaut, and Colossus -- the X-Men must face evolution itself in the form of their former teammate, Jean Grey. Possessed with the cosmic power of the Dark Phoenix, the resurrected Jean Grey has become a danger to herself, her mutant comrades, and the entire planet. A potential cure is discovered and processed to treat and ultimately eliminate the genetic mutations, once and for all. As the battle lines are drawn, the X-Men must contend with both Jean Grey's world-consuming powers, as well as the malevolent Brotherhood.
The Incredible Hulk ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,069 libraries worldwide
Scientist Bruce Banner has been living in the shadows, scouring the earth for an antidote. Warmongers dream of abusing his powers and won't leave Bruce alone. He suffers from his constant need to be with the only woman he has ever love, Betty Ross, and Bruce knows that he must return to civilization. The brilliant doctor is ruthlessly pursued by a nightmarish beast of pure adrenaline and aggression called The Abomination whose powers match that of the Hulk. Now, a fight of epic proportions ensues as Bruce must call upon the hero within to rescue New York City from total destruction.
X-men ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 968 libraries worldwide
A war is brewing between those with special powers ("mutants") and the rest of humanity -- and the only ones who can save the humans from certain destruction are a special group of mutants - the "X-Men." (Based on the comic series).
X-Men ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and Czech and held by 927 libraries worldwide
A war is brewing between those with special powers ("mutants") and the rest of humanity -- and the only ones who can save the humans from certain destruction are a special group of mutants- the "X-Men."
Meet the X-Men by Clare Hibbert ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 812 libraries worldwide
An account of each of the X-Men including backgound and extraordinary powers.
Thor ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 612 libraries worldwide
When the arrogant warrior Thor is banished to Earth from his homeworld of Asgard, he must fight to reclaim his lost powers. Pursued by an invasion force sent to destroy him, the fallen God of Thunder must rise to the battle and learn what it takes to become a true hero.
X-men first class ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 591 libraries worldwide
Before Charles Xavier and Erik Lensherr took the names Professor X and Magneto, they were two young men discovering their superhuman powers for the first time, working together in a desperate attempt to stop the Hellfire Club and a global nuclear war.
How to draw comics the Marvel way ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1988 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 513 libraries worldwide
This video shows how to create a comic strip character using proportion, perspective, penciling techniques, to project action and emotion.
Ultimate avengers ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 473 libraries worldwide
The story of six independent heroes who, like it or not, must fight as one to save the world. Little do they know that their biggest threat will emerge from within their own ranks: the Incredible Hulk! First-ever animated movie from Marvel.
Iron Man : the ultimate guide to the armored super hero by Matthew K Manning ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 377 libraries worldwide
Examines the life of Tony Stark, a.k.a. Iron Man, profiling his origin, friends and family, enemies, and various incarnations from the time of his creation to the present.
X-Men. Volume 1 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 337 libraries worldwide
In a world that hates and fears them, several mutants (humans who are born with unique powers and abilities), known as the X-Men, have banded together to fight hatred and eventually they have to fight for their very lives. Discover the origins of favorite characters and uncover the secrets of Magneto and more of the world's most diabolical villains.
Look and find Marvel heroes by Art Mawhinney ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 324 libraries worldwide
A look and find book searching cartoon characters from Marvel comics.
X-Men. Volume 2 ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 311 libraries worldwide
Under the tutelage of Professor Xavier, the most powerful telepath on the planet, the mutants learn to master their powers. All the favorite mutant heroes are back and will battle with Mr. Sinister, Omega Red and more of the most fiendish villains on earth.
Hulk saves the day by Chris Strathearn ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 307 libraries worldwide
"Dr. Doom goes green when he sends his villains in Super Hero City to plant mutant flowers. When watered, the flowers grow into huge vines that tear down buildings brick by brick! Wolverine, Spider-man, and Iceman are on the case, but theyneed a hero with a real green thumb to stop the mutant menace. Can Hulk shred the flowers fast enough to save City Hall?"--p. of cover.
The amazing Spider-Man : the fun house by Benjamin Harper ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 307 libraries worldwide
Spider-Man must battle Sandman at an amusement park.
Wolverine and the X-Men. Heroes return trilogy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 303 libraries worldwide
Professor Charles Xavier created The Institute for Gifted Youngsters so the young 'mutants' could learn to control their uncanny abilities and live in harmony with the non-mutant members of society. One year later, the once fiercely independent Wolverine must reunite the X-Men to prevent a horrible vision of the future where the X-Men have given up on Xavier's mission and the world has fallen into chaos. Each member has suffered great tragedy in their past. Wolverine must lead Xavier's disillusioned heroes against the forces of fate and destiny. Only together can the X-Men steer the course of history away from catastrophe and save everyone.
Wolverine : prodigal son by Antony Johnston ( Book )
in English and held by 302 libraries worldwide
Logan has no memory of who is he or how he was left in a forest, and finds himself stuck in a martial arts school in Canada.
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