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Swamp Thing (1985) - #53
"The Garden Of Earthly Delights"
DC Comics

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Alan Moore - 'Curt Vile / Jill Deray / The Original Writer'

John T. Totleben

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Stephen R. "Steve" Bissette

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Cover Date: October 1986
Cover Price: US $ 1.25

Issue Tagline: Giant-Sized Spectacular!

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue

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Swamp Thing (1985) #53 Newsstand Edition

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Letters Column: Swamp Things

Abby Cable is in jail in Gotham City. Swamp Thing has come to retrieve her. The authorities would not give her up, so he has covered the city in foliage of his own creation. The city is descending into chaos, so Batman is called in on the case. Batman and Swamp Thing battle. A deal is made, but someone isn't going to let it go down.

Reprinted/Collected in:
Swamp Thing (1985) HC vol. 05
Swamp Thing (1985) TPB vol. 05
Swamp Thing (1985) TPB vol. 05 (2013 Edition)
Swamp Thing (1985) TPB vol. 05 (Third Printing)
Swamp Thing (1987) TPB vol. 09

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