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Robinson, Jerry 1922-2011

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Most widely held works by Jerry Robinson
Superheroes : a never-ending battle( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the dawn of the comic book genre and its progenitors, as well as the evolution of the characters that leapt from the pages over the last 70 years and their ongoing worldwide cultural impact. It chronicles how these 'disposable diversions' were subject to intense government scrutiny for their influence on American children and how they were created in large part by immigrants whose fierce loyalty to a new homeland laid the foundation of a multi-billion-dollar industry
The comics : an illustrated history of comic strip art by Jerry Robinson( Book )

12 editions published between 1974 and 2011 in English and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contributors to this history include: Alfred Andriola, Milton Caniff, Lee Falk, Hal Foster, Vincent T. Hamlin, Johnny Hart, Harry Hershfield, Walt Kelly, Mell Lazarus, Charles Schulz, Leonard Starr, Mort Walker, and Chic Young
Abraham Lincoln, the Great Emancipator by Augusta Stevenson( Book )

11 editions published between 1959 and 2015 in English and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the childhood of the man who was President during the Civil War
The 1970s, best political cartoons of the decade by Jerry Robinson( Book )

11 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Starship troopers by Robert A Heinlein( Book )

1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of man in training and combat 5,000 years in the future
Batman, the Golden Age by Bill Finger( Book )

13 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume two: "In this second helping of Batman tales from the Golden Age of Comics, the Dark Knight Detective faces the evil of the Joker, the Penguin, Two-Face and more of his greatest foes. This new trade paperback collects DETECTIVE COMICS #46-56, BATMAN #4-7, WORLD'S BEST COMICS #1 and WORLD'S FINEST COMICS #2-3"--
Lou Gehrig : boy of the sand lots by Guernsey Van Riper( Book )

2 editions published between 1949 and 1959 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography focusing on the childhood of one of the greatest professional baseball players -- remembered for playing 2,130 consecutive games in 14 seasons with the New York Yankees
Professor Egghead's best riddles by Rose Wyler( Book )

3 editions published in 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crazy questions with factual answers in the fields of history, geography, math, and science
Abe Lincoln, frontier boy by Augusta Stevenson( Book )

3 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells of the childhood of the man who was President during the Civil War
Israel Putnam, fearless boy by Augusta Stevenson( Book )

2 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of an American patriot who fought in both the French and Indian and Revolutionary Wars, describing his boyhood and youth on the Massachusetts frontier
Science teasers by Rose Wyler( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concerned with basic science this is a collection of explanations, puzzles, and experiments, that include space puzzles; tricks magicians use, teasers concerning weight, and balance; conclusions that seem logical, and puzzles that are good parlor tricks
Annie Oakley, Little Sure Shot by Ellen Janet Cameron Wilson( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a child, Annie Oakley loved the outdoors and she loved the long Kentucky rifle that belonged to her father. She learned how to use it and hunted constantly, sometimes alone but usually with her brother. She later became the star of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show and the most famous woman sharpshooter in the world
Batman chronicles by Bill Finger( Book )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Batman stories from the Golden Age of comics, featuring classic appearances of the Penguin, the Joker, Alfred and more
Skippy and Percy Crosby by Jerry Robinson( Book )

5 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Joker : a Celebration of 75 Years by Bill Finger( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Celebrating Batman and Joker's seventy-five years as cultural icons, this hardcover Joker Anthology collects stories from the characters seven decades as the greatest villain in comics"--
The Greatest Joker stories ever told( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A celebration of last laughs and deadly crimes as written and drawn by many of the greatest writers and artists ever to grace the comic art medium! The companion volume to The Greatest Batman Stories Ever Told!"--Page 4 of cover
Batman, the Golden Age omnibus by Bill Finger( Book )

16 editions published between 2015 and 2018 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"American popular culture has produced few heroic figures as famous and enduring as that of the Batman. The dark, mysterious hero who debuted in 1939's Detective Comics #27 as the lone "Bat-man quickly grew into the legend of the Caped Crusader. After his landmark debut and origin story, the Dark Knight was given many seminal elements including his partner in crime fighting, Robin, the Boy Wonder, and such adversaries as the Joker, The Penguin, Scarecrow and Catwoman." -- Page [4] of cover
The comics : an illustrated history of comic strip art 1895-2010 by Jerry Robinson( Book )

10 editions published between 1974 and 2011 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From Jerry Robinson, legendary creator of the Joker, seventy-year veteran of the comics industry, and prominent figure in monthly books, daily strips, and comics journalism, comes a comprehensive history of the truly American art form! The Comics is a fully reworked and updated edition of the 1974 classic that chronicles the origins and evolution of comic strips, from prior to The Yellow Kid through today, and highlights the game-changing contributions of such creative luminaries as Milton Caniff, Walt Kelly, Hal Foster, and Winsor McCay, among countless others. A fascinating resource of enduring excellence for fans of the art form, historians, and casual readers alike, this edition has been extensively revisited by Robinson and tells the stories behind the newsprint page."--Publisher's description
Batman Chronicles by Bill Finger( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The streets of Gotham are growing more dangerous, as the city's criminals line up to fight in a brutal gang war--with the Dynamic Duo caught in the middle! Batman finds crime and corruption around every corner when the mobs demand a piece of the action from every business in town--from the carnivals to the corner taverns--up to and including the city's musical theaters! And as ever, colorful villains are present to menace the Caped Crusaders, as the Joker returns, and the master of fear, the Scarecrow, is introduced. Also, Robin faces his greatest challenge as he must work solo to clear the name of Bruce Wayne: Murderer!
Batman chronicles by Bill Finger( Book )

6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sixth volume of the earliest Batman adventures, presented in chronological order. Originally published in 1941
 
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Abraham Lincoln, the Great EmancipatorStarship troopersBatman chroniclesThe Greatest Joker stories ever toldThe comics : an illustrated history of comic strip art 1895-2010Batman ChroniclesBatman chronicles
Alternative Names
Jerry Robinson

Jerry Robinson Amerikaans striptekenaar (1922-2011)

Jerry Robinson autor de còmics

Jerry Robinson dessinateur américain

Jerry Robinson fumettista statunitense

Jerry Robinson US-amerikanischer Comiczeichner und politischer Karikaturist

Robinson, Sherill David‏

Robinson, Sherill David 1922-2011

Джерри Робинсон

ג'רי רובינזון

جری رابینسون

جيري روبنسون

제리 로빈슨 미국 만화가

ジェリー・ロビンソン

傑里·羅賓遜

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English (124)