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The Resource Stan Lee : the man behind Marvel, Bob Batchelor

Stan Lee : the man behind Marvel, Bob Batchelor

Label
Stan Lee : the man behind Marvel
Title
Stan Lee
Title remainder
the man behind Marvel
Statement of responsibility
Bob Batchelor
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Batchelor offers an eye-opening look at the life of Stan Lee, the man who created (with talented artists) many of history's most legendary characters. Becoming the editor of Marvel Comics as a teenager, and toiling in the industry for decades, Lee threw caution to the wind and went for broke, co-creating the Fantastic Four, Spider-Man, Hulk, Iron Man, the X-Men, the Avengers, and others in a creative flurry that revolutionized comic books for generations of readers
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Batchelor, Bob
Dewey number
  • 741.5/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PN6727.L39
LC item number
Z54 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lee, Stan
  • Marvel Comics Group
  • Cartoonists
  • Comic books, strips, etc.
Label
Stan Lee : the man behind Marvel, Bob Batchelor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Dawn of the fantastic -- Stanley Lieber, New Yorker -- Teenage editor -- Army playwright -- Return to Marvel -- Public enemy number one -- Birth of the new hero: The Fantastic Four -- Spidey saves the day! -- Horde of superheroes -- Marketing the Marvel Universe -- Creating an icon -- Marvel's multitude of maladies -- Lure of Hollywood -- Marvel manipulations -- Rise and fall of Stan Lee Media -- Meanwhile... -- Larger than life -- Conclusion: American icon
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 229 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781442277816
Lccn
2017006405
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn972308944
  • (OCoLC)972308944
  • 951722
Label
Stan Lee : the man behind Marvel, Bob Batchelor
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Dawn of the fantastic -- Stanley Lieber, New Yorker -- Teenage editor -- Army playwright -- Return to Marvel -- Public enemy number one -- Birth of the new hero: The Fantastic Four -- Spidey saves the day! -- Horde of superheroes -- Marketing the Marvel Universe -- Creating an icon -- Marvel's multitude of maladies -- Lure of Hollywood -- Marvel manipulations -- Rise and fall of Stan Lee Media -- Meanwhile... -- Larger than life -- Conclusion: American icon
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 229 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781442277816
Lccn
2017006405
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn972308944
  • (OCoLC)972308944
  • 951722

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