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Varley, Lynn

Overview
Works: 120 works in 299 publications in 14 languages and 9,202 library holdings
Genres: Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  History  Drama  Science fiction comic books, strips, etc  Film adaptations  Fiction  Detective and mystery comic books, strips, etc  Interviews  Juvenile works 
Roles: Artist, Bibliographic antecedent, Illustrator, 9pu
Classifications: PN1995.9.E79, 741.5973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lynn Varley
Batman : the Dark Knight returns by Frank Miller( Book )
65 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 3,071 WorldCat member 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
300 by Zack Snyder( Visual )
49 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,016 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the Battle of Thermopylae of 480 BC, an alliance of Greek city-states fought the invading Persian army in the mountain pass of Thermopylae. Vastly outnumbered, the Greeks held back the enemy in one of the most famous last stands of history. Persian King Xerxes lead an Army of well over 100,000 men to Greece and was confronted by 300 Spartans, 700 Thespians and other Slave soldiers. Xerxes waited many days for King Leonidas to surrender or withdraw. When the Greeks did not leave, Xerxes was left with no option and he moved forward. The battle lasted for about 3 days and after which all 300 Spartans were killed. The Spartan defeat would not have happened if not for a local shepherd, named Ephialtes, who defected to the Persians and informed Xerxes of a separate path through Thermopylae, which the Persians could use to outflank the Greeks
300 by Frank Miller( Book )
28 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 1,630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A graphic novel in which three hundred warriors attempt to stop the army of Persia from taking over the island of Greece
Frank Miller's Ronin by Frank Miller( Book )
9 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dishonored, masterless 13th Century samurai - a ronin - is reborn into the corrupt and ncomputerized New York City of the 21st Century with one last chance for redemption. It is here, on this bleak and decaying battleground, that he will at last come face to face with the reincarnation of his master's killer - the ancient demon Agat - settle ancient debts, and fight for the soul of a dying civilization
The Dark Knight returns by Frank Miller( Book )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Après dix années de silence, l'ombre du Chevalier Noir plane à nouveau sur Gotham City. Batman commence sa dernière chasse ... Les légendes peuvent-elles mourir?
Absolute Dark Knight by Frank Miller( Book )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and French and held by 127 WorldCat member 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
The Dark Knight strikes again by Frank Miller( Book )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In the three years that have passed since the Batman apparently died, a brave new world has arisen where peace and harmony reign across the globe. But this "perfect" society has a deadly flaw, and the salvation of all humanity rests upon the fabled hero as The Dark Knight Strikes Again!"--Cover, P. [4]
Wolverine by Chris Claremont( Book )
2 editions published between 1982 and 1995 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Features Wolverine in his first solo series fighting in Japan
Frank Miller's Sin City by Frank Miller( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wallace, a former Navy Seal and current artist, saves Esther from a suicide attempt. Just when they're starting to hit it off, Esther is kidnapped. Wallace, angry and unable to forget her, starts investigating and uncovers a ring of corruption and crime that stinks--even by Sin City standards. Includes adult content
Elektra lives again by Frank Miller( Book )
7 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Absolute Ronin by Frank Miller( Book )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in French and English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frank Miller's big damn Sin City by Frank Miller( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ronin, the deluxe edition by Frank Miller( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"RONIN is the acclaimed epic by Frank Miller, the visionary writer/artist of THE DARK KNIGHT RETURNS, 300 and Sin City. In this tale of a legendary warrior, the Ronin, a dishonored, masterless 13th Century samurai, is mystically given a second chance to avenge his master's death. Suddenly finding himself reborn in a futuristic and corrupt 21st Century New York City, the samurai discovers he has one last chance to regain his honor: he must defeat the reincarnation of his master's killer, the ancient demon Agat. In a time and place foreign and unfathomable to him, the Ronin stands against his greatest enemy with his life and, more importantly, his soul at stake"--
A dame to kill for by Frank Miller( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Photographer Dwight McCarthy tries to lead a clean life but finds his efforts tested when a girl from his past arrives, proclaiming her undying love for Dwight and hiding a dark secret. Contains adult content
The Dark Knight strikes again by Frank Miller( Book )
5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In the three years that have passed since the Batman apparently died, a brave new world has arisen where peace and harmony reign across the globe. But this "perfect" society has a deadly flaw, and the salvation of all humanity rests upon the fabled hero as The Dark Knight Strikes Again!"--Cover, P. [4]
Batman: de terugkeer van de Dark Knight by Frank Miller( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in Dutch and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ballonstrip. Vanaf ca. 15 jaar
Captain America ( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Snakes?! Why did it have to be snakes? It's an ophidian infestation as the sinister Sidewinder assembles a squadron of super villains for sale, under the sobriquet of the Serpent Society! But the Sentinel of Liberty must face this new threat alone after his partner Nomad loses himself during a life-changing encounter with the maniacal Madcap! The identity crisis continues when Hawkeye wields Cap's shield; the Beyonder takes his face; and Steve Rogers dons the red, white and blue of ... Captain Britain? More old enemies lurk while Steve's personal life suffers its own share of turmoil. But he's about to find his true artistic calling-- in the hallowed halls of Marvel Comics!"--Page 4 of cover
300 Troy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Troy: In 1193 B.C., Prince Paris, the son of the King of Troy falls in love with Helen, the wife of the king of Sparta, and convinces her to follow him away from her husband, Menelaus, the result is an epic war. The Greeks sail to Troy and lay siege. Achilles, the greatest warrior in all the world, is called in to fight against Troy and give Greece the upper hand. Hector, the eldest son of Priam, King of Troy, and the greatest Trojan warrior embodies the hopes of the people of his city
Baet'ŭmaen, Dak'ŭ nait'ŭ rit'ŏnjŭ 1 = Batman, the Dark Knight returns 1 by Frank Miller( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in Korean and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Baet'ŭmaen, Dak'ŭ nait'ŭ rit'ŏnjŭ 2 = Batman, the Dark Knight returns 2 by Frank Miller( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in Korean and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Varley, L.
Languages
English (144)
Spanish (14)
French (7)
Czech (4)
Swedish (3)
Italian (3)
Polish (3)
Multiple languages (3)
Finnish (2)
Korean (2)
Dutch (2)
German (1)
Danish (1)
Serbian (1)
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