240 page Trade Paperback - by Michael Eury
THE KRYPTON COMPANION unlocks the secrets of Superman’s Silver and
Bronze Ages, the days when kryptonite came in multiple colors and
super-pets scampered across the skies! Writer/editor Michael Eury explores the legacy of classic Superman editors MORT WEISINGER and JULIUS SCHWARTZ through all-new interviews with NEAL ADAMS, MURPHY ANDERSON, CARY BATES, RICH BUCKLER, NICK CARDY, JOSÉ LUIS GARCÍA-LÓPEZ,
KEITH GIFFEN, ELLIOT S! MAGGIN, JIM MOONEY, DENNIS O’NEIL, BOB OKSNER, MARTIN PASKO, BOB ROZAKIS, JIM SHOOTER, LEN WEIN, MARV WOLFMAN, and other fan favorites! Plus: Super-artist CURT SWAN’s 1987 essay “Drawing
Superman,” JERRY SIEGEL’s “lost” imaginary story “The Death of Clark
Kent,” MARK WAID’s tribute to Superboy and the Legion of Super-Heroes,
Superman’s appearances in the media and in Marvel Comics, and rare and
previously unpublished artwork by Swan, Adams, WAYNE BORING, ALAN DAVIS,
ADAM HUGHES, PAUL SMITH, BRUCE TIMM, and other Super-stars. Bonus: A
roundtable discussion with modern-day creators (including JOHN BYRNE,
JEPH LOEB, and ALEX ROSS) examining Superman’s influential past! Plus a
(last-page) Introduction by Bizarro No. 1 (by Seinfeld writer David
Mandel), and a super cover by DAVE GIBBONS!
Diamond Order Code: APR121243
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