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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
Author
Illustrator
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
Member of
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
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
257810
Cataloging source
ORX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morrison, Grant
Dewey number
741.5/973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6728.B36
LC item number
M6725 2004
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/letterer
2HTSntKLR-4
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • McKean, Dave
  • Saladino, Gaspar
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Batman
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Batman
  • Batman
  • Batman
  • Joker
  • Joker
  • Enemies
  • Batman (Fictitious character)
  • Cartoons and comics
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
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
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
Control code
ocm57560056
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
15th anniversary edition.
Extent
approximately 200 pages
Isbn
9781401204259
Lccn
2006276659
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
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
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
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
Control code
ocm57560056
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
15th anniversary edition.
Extent
approximately 200 pages
Isbn
9781401204259
Lccn
2006276659
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)57560056

Library Locations

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