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Janson, Klaus

Works: 202 works in 297 publications in 2 languages and 9,292 library holdings
Genres: Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Fiction  Science fiction comic books, strips, etc  Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Young adult works  Fantasy comic books, strips, etc  Periodicals 
Roles: Illustrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Artist
Classifications: PN6728.B36, 741.5973
Publication Timeline
Publications about Klaus Janson
Publications by Klaus Janson
Most widely held works about Klaus Janson
Most widely held works by Klaus Janson
Batman : the Dark Knight returns by Frank Miller( Book )
28 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,859 libraries worldwide
Ten years after his retirement, a troubled Batman returns to the streets, evening the score with criminals in an increasingly violent manner, which brings trouble from the police and a gang called the Mutants and a conflict with Superman
The DC comics guide to pencilling comics by Klaus Janson( Book )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 793 libraries worldwide
Provides advice for creating comic book-style illustrations, covering topics including materials, anatomy, perspective, storytelling, movement, and procedure
Batman by Grant Morrison( Book )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in English and held by 400 libraries worldwide
When Mr. Whisperer, who was brutally murdered twenty years ago, returns and begins killing off the most notorious crime lords in the city, Batman must find a way to stop him before he unleashes a plague on Gotham
The DC comics guide to inking comics by Klaus Janson( Book )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 357 libraries worldwide
Providing information on everything from basic inking materials to storytelling techniques, this one-stop sourcebook is packed with a wealth of tested techniques, practical advice, and professional secrets for the aspiring comic artist
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 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 Avengers by Brian Michael Bendis( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 306 libraries worldwide
After hearing a warning about the children of the Avengers from Kang, who has returned from the future, Captain Steve Rogers assembles a team of the Avengers to deal with the threat, including Iron Man, Captain America, Spider-Man, Thor, and Spider-Woman
The Avengers by Brian Michael Bendis( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 278 libraries worldwide
"The Illuminati thought their days as the world's protectors were over -- until the Hood escaped from prison and embarked on a quest to gather the all-powerful Infinity Gems, which the super-secret brain trust had taken responsibility for safeguarding. Now, Iron Man, Professor X, Mr. Fantastic, the Sub-Mariner, Dr. Strange and Black Bolt will face a reckoning like never before when Steve Rogers -- former Captain America, current commander of the Avengers -- learns of their years-long subterfuge. Will even the combined might of the Avengers, New Avengers, Secret Avengers and Illuminati be enough to take down a cosmically powered Hood? And did somebody say "Thanos"?" --Provided by Publisher
JLA : the hypothetical woman by Gail Simone( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 201 libraries worldwide
The Justice League of America is caught in a harrowing situation after being sent by the United Nations Security Council to intervene in a South American nation ruled by an iron-fisted dictator. But General Tuzik has an ace up his sleeve: The Hypothetical Woman,a mysterious being who enables Tuzik to create his own evil version of the JLA --
Batman : death and the maidens by Greg Rucka( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 186 libraries worldwide
This intense new standalone Batman graphic novel stars one of the Dark Knight's most enigmatic adversaries: Ra's Al Ghul - the featured villain in the forthcoming movie Batman Begins! 600 years old, Ra's Al Ghul has spent his existence trying to wipe out humanity. But now, with his life draining away, Ra's turns to Batman, to help save him, whether to aid his ancient namesis, Batman's decision may be wrested from him when another party enters the fray with their own terrible agenda! Written by Greg Rucka (Gotham Central), with artwork by Klaus Janson (Batman: The Dark Knight Returns), Batman: Death and the Maidens is as cerebral as it is visceral!
Daredevil by Frank Miller( Book )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 184 libraries worldwide
A classic Marvel hero redefined by one of comics' greatest visionaries! A Marvel Comics mainstay since 1964, Daredevil got a new lease on life in a landmark 1979-1983 run by writer-penciler Frank Miller and inker-penciler Klaus Janson, whose daring reinvention of the character quickly made Miller one of the biggest and most influential stars in the comic-book industry. Miller puts his own stamp on established cast member such as reporter Ben Urich, femme fatale Black Widow, mad assassin Bullseye, the saw-fisted Gladiator, and monstrous crime boss Kingpin. Miller also introduced Daredevil's mysterious mentor Stick, deadly ninja foes the Hand, and Matt's long-lost love Elektra, a beautiful assassin who would become one of Marvel's most memorable characters. Mixing traditional super-heroics with mysterious martial aristry, doomed romance, and dark personal drama, Miller's character-defining DD run is collected across three titanic trade paperbacks! Collects Daredevil #173-184
Fallen son : the death of Captain America by Jeph Loeb( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 175 libraries worldwide
After the Civil War ends, the Winter Soldier finally chooses a side--his own--but the Red Skull and his minions are up to something behind the scenes
The invincible Iron Man by Matt Fraction( Book )
3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 169 libraries worldwide
A dying Dr. Octopus presents Tony Stark with a challenge--cure him or else!--Tony teams up with Thor against a threat to the Earth from a badly terraformed Moon, and Pepper Potts faces her own demons while in hiding
Captain America by Rick Remender( Book )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 165 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
The amazing Spider-Man by Dan Slott( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 158 libraries worldwide
New York City is Spider-Man?! A glimpse of the future leaves Spider-Man with 12 hours to figure out how to stop it from happening. Can Spidey piece together the puzzle and change destiny, or will this race against the clock lead to the Big Apple's destruction?
World War Hulk by Dwayne McDuffie( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 147 libraries worldwide
"World War Hulk is over. But the Aftersmash has just begun. Heroes and monsters rise and fall as the events of World War Hulk reverberate through the blasted ruins of New York City with goliath impact in a massive story featuring the Warbound, the Renegades, Heroes for Hire, Iron Man, Tom Foster and Damage Control. And yes, smashing will be involved. Plus: We don't know if you heard, but Hulk came back to earth and made a huge mess. Who's S.H.I.E.L.D. gonna get to clean it up? DAMAGE CONTROL, the roughest, toughest dilapidated dirt dogs this side'a the universe. If anyone can clean up the aftereffects of World War Hulk, they can. But while they're picking up the pieces, they find that the war may not be over"--P. [4] of cover
The Dark Knight returns by Frank Miller( Book )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 133 libraries worldwide
Absolute Dark Knight by Frank Miller( Book )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and French and held by 124 libraries worldwide
Collects every issue of the graphic novels "The Dark Knight Returns" and "The Dark Knight Strikes Again," in which Batman comes out of retirement to save the citizens of Gotham City. Includes an introduction by Frank Miller, preliminary sketches, and original proposal
Daredevil : end of days by Brian Michael Bendis( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 116 libraries worldwide
"Years after the world last set eyes on him, Daredevil finally returned to Hell's Kitchen, only to be brutally slain by his deadliest foe in a very public battle. But Matt's enigmatic last word leads Daily Bugle reporter Ben Urich to take on one final story: the truth behind what happened to his old friend."--Back of jacket
The mighty Thor by Matt Fraction( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
Thor has disappeared to where gods go to die and only Loki remembers him; the god of mischief must uncharacteristically set things right
Wolverine by Mark Millar( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
"Brainwashed by the ninjas of the Hand, Wolverine slices and dices his way through foes and friends alike, ultimately resulting in the death of an X-Man! Captured and reprogrammed, Wolverine is sent against his former masters - but amid an orgy of death and destruction, is even the fiercest mutant alive a match for the deadly stare of the Gorgon?!"--P. [4] of cover
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Janson 1952-
English (79)
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