Most widely held works about Bob Kane
Most widely held works by Bob Kane
Batman : the ultimate guide to the dark knight by Scott Beatty ( Book )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 1,073 libraries worldwide
Profiles the life and career of Bruce Wayne, a.k.a. Batman, discussing his allies, enemies, and tools, and offers a timeline of his appearances from 1939 through 2000.
Batman ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in English and held by 1,034 libraries worldwide
Batman faces the Joker for the first time.
Catwoman ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,027 libraries worldwide
Sensitive and shy artist Patience Philips is a woman who can't seem to stop apologizing for her own existence. She works as a graphic designer for Hedare Beauty, a mammouth cosmetics company on the verge of releasing a revolutionary anti-aging product. When Patience inadvertently happens upon a dark secret her employer is hiding, she finds herself in the middle of a corporate conspiracy. What happens next changes Patience forever. In a mystical twist of fate, she is transformed into a woman with the strength, speed, agility and ultra-keen senses of a cat.
The dark knight ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 919 libraries worldwide
With the help of Lieutenant Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman raises the stakes on his war on crime and sets out to dismantle the remaining criminal organizations that plague the city streets. The partnership proves to be effective, but they soon find themselves prey to a reign of chaos unleashed by a rising criminal mastermind known to the terrified citizens of Gotham as The Joker. The Joker, whose eerie grin, laughter, and inhuman morality makes him dangerous. Batman seeks to stop the mysterious Joker at all costs. He has no method at all and seeks to see the world plunge into the fire he has yet to light. But, Batman has come to represents the symbol of hope.
Batman : the long Halloween by Jeph Loeb ( Book )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 833 libraries worldwide
A collection of Batman comics, originally published in thirteen monthly installments, following the efforts of the costumed crime fighter to save Gotham from a serial killer, a crime lord, and assorted gangsters and freaks.
Batman : the copycat crime by Devin K Grayson ( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 709 libraries worldwide
When the Riddler kidnaps the son of a police detective, Batman comes to the rescue.
Batman : time thaw by Jesse Leon McCann ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 651 libraries worldwide
When Gotham City is invaded by prehistoric animals, Batman comes to the rescue.
Batman : the story of Batman by Scott Peterson ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 625 libraries worldwide
Wealthy Bruce Wayne acquires the skills necessary to protect the people of Gotham City, adopting the disguise of a bat to safeguard his identity.
Batman begins : the visual guide by Scott Beatty ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 560 libraries worldwide
Explores the world of Batman, explains why Bruce Wayne devotes his life to fighting injustice and protecting the weak, and presents the Dark Knight's armory, from his Batsuit to his specially developed weapons and the Batmobile.
Batman : the birthday bash by Percival Muntz ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 547 libraries worldwide
When the Joker escapes from Arkham Asylum, Batman tracks him to an amusement park and tries to stop him from stealing a valuable gem.
Justice League ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and Multiple languages and held by 538 libraries worldwide
The greatest super heroes of all time team up in the 21st century to battle intergalactic villians. Martian Manhunter comes to Earth to warn of an impending alien invasion. With the help of Superman and Batman, he enlists the world's greatest heroes to fend off the unstoppable invading force.
Batman begins ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 533 libraries worldwide
In the wake of his parents' murder, disillusioned heir Bruce Wayne travels the world after his parent's murder, seeking the means to fight injustice and turn fear against those who prey on the fearful. Wayne returns to Gotham City and with the help of his trusted butler Alfred, detective Jim Gordon and his ally Lucius Fox, unleashes his alter ego, Batman.
Batman returns ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 504 libraries worldwide
Batman must face the Penguin and Catwoman in this nightmarish tale.
The Batman : how to draw by Conrad Wells ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 495 libraries worldwide
Provides easy step-by-step instructions for drawing Bruce Wayne, Batman in different poses, Joker, Penguin, Bane, Catwoman, and Mr. Freeze.
Batman : the black glove by Grant Morrison ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 490 libraries worldwide
Batman relives a defining adventure in the life of young Bruce Wayne--the hunt for his parents' killer--while trying to solve a case involving Batman impersonators within the Gotham City Police Department.
Batman : dark victory by Jeph Loeb ( Book )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 482 libraries worldwide
As Batman hunts the cop killer known as Hangman, he requires the help of newly-appointed Commissioner Gordon and a young orphan named Dick Gray to wade through an array of suspects including Two-Face, Joker, and Catwoman.
Batman : year 100 by Paul Pope ( Book )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 481 libraries worldwide
In 2039, a federal agent has been murdered, Gotham has been invaded by federal agents out for blood, and Detective Gordon of the GCPD, grandson of the former commissioner, finds himself hunting an urban legend--the Batman!
Batman. Volume two : hush by Jeph Loeb ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 453 libraries worldwide
Using the Joker, Harley Quinn, and Ra's al Ghul as his own private pawns, the enigmatic man known only as Hush makes Batman, Robin and Nightwing endure a series of torturous mental and physical attacks. But it is not until Batman learns his mysterious assailant's true identity that he suffers his greatest defeat and betrayal.
Justice League. Crisis on two Earths ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 431 libraries worldwide
In a parallel Earth ruled by the Crime Syndicate, the Justice League must fight their evil doppelgangers in a battle that would be dead even, except that their malicious counterparts are willing to do the one thing Batman and Superman never would: kill.
Batman : the Sunday classics, 1943-1946 ( Book )
10 editions published between 1966 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 334 libraries worldwide
Collects the Sunday Batman strips as they were originally published in the newspapers in the 1940s, in a book with behind-the-scenes information and rare promotional materials.
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Bob Kane 1916-1998
Kane, Robert, 1915-1998
Kane, Robert, 1916-1998
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