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Batman : the Dark Knight returns

Author: Frank Miller; Klaus Janson; Lynn Varley; John Costanza
Publisher: New York, NY : DC Comics, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A grim tale set in the future in which Batman returns to action after 10 years of retirement.
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
Comic books, strips, etc
Named Person: Batman, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frank Miller; Klaus Janson; Lynn Varley; John Costanza
ISBN: 9781563893421 1563893428
OCLC Number: 50529121
Notes: "Originally published in single magazine form as Batman: The Dark Knight Returns 1-4"--Prelim.
Includes gallery of original covers and original plot of The Dark Knight Falls with excerpts from Frank Miller's sketch book.
Description: 197, 30 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: The Dark Knight returns --
The Dark Knight triumphant --
Hunt the Dark Knight --
The Dark Knight falls.
Other Titles: Batman (Comic strip)
Dark Knight returns
Responsibility: Frank Miller, with Klaus Janson and Lynn Varley ; lettered by John Costanza.

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After ten years away from the public eye, a wave of violence in Gotham City brings Batman back as a vigilante.  Read more...

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