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The Greatest Joker Stories Ever Told (1988) - HC
"The Greatest Joker Stories Ever Told"
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Cover Date: 1988
Cover Price: US $ 19.95

Issue Tagline: None.

Format: Color; Hardcover; 288 pages

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Reprints/Collects:
Batman (1940) #1
Batman (1940) #4
Batman (1940) #63
Batman (1940) #73
Batman (1940) #74
Batman (1940) #110
Batman (1940) #159
Batman (1940) #163
Batman (1940) #251
Batman (1940) #321
Batman Kellogg's Special (1966) #2
The Brave and the Bold (1955) #111
Detective Comics (1937) #168
Detective Comics (1937) #475
Detective Comics (1937) #476
The Joker (1975) #3
World's Finest Comics (1941) #61
World's Finest Comics (1941) #88

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The Greatest Joker Stories Ever Told (1988) TPB
Stacked Deck: The Greatest Joker Stories Ever Told (1990) HC

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An introduction by Mike Gold, end notes by Mark Waid and 5 pages of one paragraph history of the contributing writers and artists. Book design by Veronica Carlin. Also reprints a 14 page story from the newspaper from 1945.

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Introduction.

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Writer(s):
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Bob Kane
Jerry Robinson

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Jerry Robinson

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Tatjana Wood

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Jerry Robinson

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Whitney Ellsworth

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Originally published in Batman (1940) #1.

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Writer(s):
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Bob Kane

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Jerry Robinson
George Roussos - 'George Bell / T.S. Chu / Sam Kato'

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Adrienne Roy

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Whitney Ellsworth

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Originally published in Batman (1940) #4.

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Alvin Schwartz

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Jack Burnley

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Charles Paris

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Lew Sayre Schwartz

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Originally published in Detective Comics (1937) #168.

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Originally published in Batman (1940) #63.

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Charles Paris

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Glenn Whitmore

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Ira Schnapp

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Whitney Ellsworth

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Lew Sayre Schwartz

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Ira Schnapp

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Jack Schiff
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Pat Gordon

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Edmond Hamilton

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Stan Kaye

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Glenn Whitmore

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Murray Boltinoff
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Pat Gordon

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Originally published in Batman (1940) #110.

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Helen Vesik

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Stan Starkman

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Joe Letterese

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Dennis 'Denny' O'Neil

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Neal Adams

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Dick Giordano

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Julius Schwartz

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Originally published in Batman (1940) #251.

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Marshall Rogers

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Ben Kazuhito Oda

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Milton 'Milt' Snappin

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E. Nelson Bridwell
Julius Schwartz

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Walter Simonson

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Ben Kazuhito Oda

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