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The Resource Arkham Asylum : a serious house on serious earth, [written by Grant Morrison ; illustrated by Dave McKean ; lettered by Gaspar Saladino ; Batman created by Bob Kane]

Arkham Asylum : a serious house on serious earth, [written by Grant Morrison ; illustrated by Dave McKean ; lettered by Gaspar Saladino ; Batman created by Bob Kane]

Label
Arkham Asylum : a serious house on serious earth
Title
Arkham Asylum
Title remainder
a serious house on serious earth
Statement of responsibility
[written by Grant Morrison ; illustrated by Dave McKean ; lettered by Gaspar Saladino ; Batman created by Bob Kane]
Title variation
  • Batman : Arkham Asylum
  • Serious house on serious earth
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Led by the Joker, the inmates have taken over Arkham Asylum, Gotham's mental illness detention center, and are holding the staff hostage. Their demands are many, but one stands out: they want Batman ... in there ... with them. Batman takes their challenge to save the hostages, but risks losing his own sanity in the process. Includes the annoted script for the comic and original page layouts
Summary
Led by the Joker, the patients of Arkham Asylum take over the building and threaten to murder the staff unless Batman agrees to meet with them, a situation that results in Batman being pushed to the brink of madness himself
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257810
Cataloging source
ORX
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Morrison, Grant
Dewey number
741.5/973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6728.B36
LC item number
M6725 2004
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
McKean, Dave
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Batman
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  • Batman (Fictitious character)
  • Batman (Fictitious character)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a serious house on serious earth
Label
Arkham Asylum : a serious house on serious earth, [written by Grant Morrison ; illustrated by Dave McKean ; lettered by Gaspar Saladino ; Batman created by Bob Kane]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
In addition to the material originally published in 1989, this edition includes the full script with annotations by Grant Morrison, thumbnail layouts by Grant Morrison, original covers by Dave McKean, and an afterword by Karen Berger
Contents
The complete graphic novel -- The original script with annotations by Grant Morrison -- Thumbnail layouts by Grant Morrison -- Afterword by editor Karen Berger -- Original covers by Dave McKean
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
15th anniversary ed.
Extent
ca. 200 p.
Isbn
9781401204259
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2006276659
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)57560056
Label
Arkham Asylum : a serious house on serious earth, [written by Grant Morrison ; illustrated by Dave McKean ; lettered by Gaspar Saladino ; Batman created by Bob Kane]
Publication
Note
In addition to the material originally published in 1989, this edition includes the full script with annotations by Grant Morrison, thumbnail layouts by Grant Morrison, original covers by Dave McKean, and an afterword by Karen Berger
Contents
The complete graphic novel -- The original script with annotations by Grant Morrison -- Thumbnail layouts by Grant Morrison -- Afterword by editor Karen Berger -- Original covers by Dave McKean
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
15th anniversary ed.
Extent
ca. 200 p.
Isbn
9781401204259
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2006276659
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)57560056

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