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Batman (1940) - #242
"Bruce Wayne--Rest in Peace!"
DC Comics


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  Editor(s):
Julius Schwartz

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Michael William Kaluta - 'Michael Wm. Kaluta, Mike Kaluta'
 

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Cover Date: July 1972
Cover Price: US $ 0.25

Issue Tagline: None.

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue; 52 pages

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Batman (1940) #7

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Batman Klassik (1990) #3
Batman: Tales of the Demon (1991) TPB (1st Printing)
Batman: Tales of the Demon (1991) TPB (2nd Printing)
Batman: Tales of the Demon (1991) TPB (3rd Printing)
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Batman: Tales of the Demon (1991) TPB (Warner Books Edition)
Batman: The Demon Awakes (1989) TPB
Limited Collectors' Edition (1973) C-51
The Saga of Ra's Al Ghul (1988) #3
Showcase Presents: Robin - The Boy Wonder (2008) TPB vol. 01

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"Bruce Wayne--Rest in Peace!" - Edit this story

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Writer(s):
Dennis 'Denny' O'Neil

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Irving ''Irv'' Novick

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Dick Giordano

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An image for Batman (DC)(Earth-1 - Pre Crisis) exists Batman (DC)(Earth-1 - Pre Crisis)
Dr. Harris Blaine
An image for Ra's al Ghul (DC) exists Ra's al Ghul (DC)
James Gordon (DC)(Earth-1 - Pre Crisis)
An image for Matches Malone exists Matches Malone

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Batman has Bruce Wayne declared dead: a cover which will allow Batman to be out of the country while on his next task. Batman enlists the assistance of an old enemy by the name of Matches Malone to help track down Ra's al Ghul. Through a series of twists, Batman plans to seek out Ra's al Ghul with a motley crew of helpers: Matches Malone, a reluctant scientist, and a superstitious bandit.

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Writer(s):
Mike Friedrich

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Richard F. 'Rich' Buckler

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Reprinted from Batman #7.

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