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7 edition of A Killing in Comics found in the catalog.

A Killing in Comics

by Max Allan Collins

  • 34 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Berkley Trade .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages272
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7505674M
ISBN 10042521365X
ISBN 109780425213650
OCLC/WorldCa76786790

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In Manhattan ofa famous former striptease artist named Maggie Starr runs her late husband's newspaper syndicate, distributing the superhero comic Wonder Guy. But when the cartoon's publisher winds up dead, Maggie hunts for the killer among a cast of cartoonists, wives and mistresses, and minions of a different sort of syndicate — a crew of suspects with Author: Max Allan Collins.

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Joker cripples Barbara Gordon. About Analyzer Modeler. FMV & Sale History. Fair Market Value (FMV) calculated 05/10/ DC Comics Store Date January 1, Cover Price $ Editing Denny O'Neil Script Alan Moore Pencils Brian Bolland Inks Brian Bolland Colors Brian Bolland, John Higgins.

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Action Film, Quiet Drama Scene: The comic's a violent bloodbath, but is most famous for either what occurs off-camera or the quiet dialogue with the Joker at the climax.; Actually Pretty Funny: The Joker's joke, which is an analogy of how hopeless it is for one insane man to try saving another insane man.

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