Simek, Artie 1916-1975
Most widely held works by Artie Simek
Essential. Vol. 6, The amazing Spider-Man ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 254 libraries worldwide
"Dark days loom as Spider-Man faces adversaries old and new--and learns that not only does great power come with great responsibility, there must also come great heartache. This volume includes classic stories featuring Spicer-Man vs. the Hulk in Canada, the deaths of Guen Stacy and the Green Goblin, the first appearances of the Man-Wolf and the Punisher ... and the wedding of Doctor Octopus and Aunt May!!"--P.  of cover.
Essential. Vol. 1, The amazing Spider-Man by Stan Lee ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 177 libraries worldwide
While attending a demonstration in radiology , high school student Peter Parker was bitten by a radioacti ve spider. Learning he had gained spider-like powers, Parker donned a costume and became the amazing Spiderman.
Essential. Vol. 2, The amazing Spider-Man by Stan Lee ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 172 libraries worldwide
Peter Parker's chosen profession is a series of unrelenting tests -- but through all his trials, Spider-Man remains steadfast in his determination to use his gifts for the benefit of all. Featuring appearances by the Green Goblin, Kraven the Hunter and Dr. Strange!
Essential. Vol. 1. Iron Man ( Book )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 163 libraries worldwide
Tony Stark negotiates in boardrooms as a billionaire genius and fights super villains as his alter ego--Iron Man.
The Fantastic Four. Volume 1, Stan Lee, Jack Kirby by Stan Lee ( Book )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 139 libraries worldwide
"The legendary team of Stan Lee and Jack Kirby are back to take the Fantastic Four on some of their greatest adventures! Watch as the First Family does battle with the Invincible Man, the Fightful Four, Dr. Doom and fights alongside the Sub-Mariner for the very first time! All this plus the fights, frustrations and financial troubles that make up the world's most fantastic family!"--Amazon.com.
Essential. Vol. 4, The Fantastic Four ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 139 libraries worldwide
Collects the adventures of The Fantastic Four from 1967 through 1969. The Four face off against Dr. Doom, Annihilus and Galactus. Features the first appearances of the Kree and Psycho-man as well as guest appearances by Spider-Man, Daredevil, Thor, and the Warlock formerly known as Him.
Essential. Vol. 3, The amazing Spider-Man by Stan Lee ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
Twenty-three adventures of Peter Parker as Spider-Man, written by Stan Lee and originally published in 1967 through 1969.
Essential. Vol. 1, Captain America ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
Eager to serve his country during World War Two, Steve Rogers was transformed into a physically perfect man by the government's Super Soldier Program. Armed with an indestructible shield and the physical prowess of an Olympic athlete, Rogers fought valiantly to uphold the ideals and principles of democracy until frozen in a block of ice where he was preserved for decades. Discovered by the Avengers and revived, Steve Rogers is a man out of time, who remains vigilant in his battle to protect the innocent and uphold the American ideals of truth, justice and honor. In this fully updated re-issue of Essential Captain America Volume 1, Marvel's Sentinel of Liberty renews his mission and fights the good fight, facing off against Baron Zemo, the Red Skull, Power Man, the Swordsman, Batroc the Leaper and the Super-Adaptoid!
Essential Fantastic Four. Vol. 3 : collecting Avengers [sic] #41-63 and Annuals #3 & 4 by Stan Lee ( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
The Marvel Age of Comics was born in 1961 when the First Family of super heroes starred in Fantastic Four #1. Bombarded by mysterious Cosmic Rays, four courageous space explorers crashed back to Earth, now possessing amazing powers. Mr. Fantastic! The Invisible Woman! The Human Torch! The Thing! Leaping into adventure and challenging the unknown, they protect mankind from threats from beyond as the Fantastic Four!
Thor. Tales of Asgard by Stan Lee ( Book )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
"Collecting all the Tales of Asgard backup strips from Journey into Mystery #97-125 and Thor #126-145, plus Thor's first appearance from Journey into Mystery #83--newly restored and fully recolored."--back cover
Essential. Volume 1, Captain Marvel ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
Essential. Vol. 3, Captain America ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
Cap's up against the usual army of orders in AIM, Hydra and the schemes of the Skull - but could the most familiar enemy face be... Bucky's?! The Falcon becomes Cap's full-time crimefighting partner in the wake of this shocker! Gangsters and gorillas! A mysterious Stranger! Nazis, robots and Nazi robots! Featuring the friends and foes of Spider-Man, and the web-slinger himself!
Essential Iron Man. Volume 4 ( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
Collects tales of billionaire genius Tony Stark who, after being seriously wounded in combat, designed for himself a life-sustaining, hi-tech shell that transforms him into the superhero Iron Man.
Spider-Man : am I an Avenger ( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
Essential. Vol. 7, The amazing Spider-Man ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 78 libraries worldwide
From classics like Doc Ock to lesser known law breakers like Cyclone, we've got more villains than you can shake the proverbial stick at (although webbing is actually more recommended)! Illusion's the order of the day with the miscreant misdeeds of Mindworm, Mysterio, and Mirage - but the Jackal's got something much more enduring in mind! Witness the birth of the Clone Saga! Spidey faces a lashing from the Lizard, a scrap with the Scorpion and a tussle with the Tarantula - but can any menace truly match... the Spider-Mobile?
Essential. Vol. 4, Captain America ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
After gaining superhuman strength, the Living Legend learns he'll need every bit of it against such team efforts as the Crimson Cowl's Crimewave, the Serpent Squad, and Nightshade's Werewolves! Alongside his crimefighting compatriot, the Falcon, Cap discovers secrets in the shadows of eras past thrown by Dr. Faustus, the Yellow Claw, and the mysterious Phoenix - but a final battle with the Secret Empire throws Cap's future into question! But when Cap dons the cape of the Nomad, will the Falcon stick with him or stand by his replacement? It may be a question only the Red Skull can answer!
Essential Spider-Man. Vol. 1 ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 76 libraries worldwide
While attending a demonstration on radiation, high school student Peter Parker was bitten by a spider that had been exposed to radioactive rays. Learning he had gained great arachnid-like abilities, the timid teenager donned a colorful costume of his own design - seeking fame and fortune as the Amazing Spider-Man! But his Uncle Ben's death - a tragedy he could have prevented - taught Peter that with great power there must also come great responsibility...and on that day a legend was born!
Essential. Vol. 4. The Avengers ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
"Witness the triumphant travels of Earth's mightiest heroes through time, space and other dimensions - fighting the armies of two galaxies, and the heroes of other worlds and yesteryear, with stopovers in criminal territory from New York to the Southwest! Villains from street-level to cosmic! Kang and the Grandmaster! The Zodiac and the Sons of the Serpent! Arkon! The Grim Reaper and his Lethal Legion! The origin of the Black Panther! The Hulk shrunk into an atom and, believe it or not, more!"--Marvel website.
Essential. Vol. 3, Daredevil : the man without fear ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 72 libraries worldwide
Reprints Daredevil comics from 1969 through 1971, in which Matt Murdock, blind attorney by day and superhero Daredevil by night, experiences an identity crisis, begins his doomed love for Karen Page, and tangles with the Stuntmaster, Brother Brimstone, and the Stilt-Man.
Essential. Vol. 3. The Avengers ( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
There came a day, unlike any other, when Earth's Mightiest Heroes found themselves united against a common threat. On that day, the Avengers were born -- to fight the foes no single hero could withstand. Featuring the formation of the Avengers, the revival of Captain America, and enemies such as the Sub-Mariner and Kang the Conqueror!
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Simek, Art, 1916-1975
Simek, Arthur, 1916-1975