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52: The Companion (2007) - TPB
"52: The Companion"
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Cover Date: October 2007
Cover Price: US $ 19.99

Issue Tagline: Featuring the Stars of the Hit Series '52' in Solo Adventures!

Format: Color; Trade Paperback; 224 pages

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Synopsis:
The super-powered stars of 52 are featured in this volume collecting the best of their solo stories. Included here are stories from MYSTERIOUS SUSPENSE #1, GOTHAM CENTRAL #40, ANIMAL MAN #16, DETECTIVE COMICS #350, METAL MEN #45, SUPERMAN: THE MAN OF STEEL #97, STRANGE ADVENTURES #226, RIP HUNTER: TIME MASTER #97, SECRET ORIGINS #35 and JSA: SAVAGE TIMES!

Reprints/Collects:
Animal Man (1988) #16
Detective Comics (1937) #350
Gotham Central (2003) #40
JSA (1999) #43
JSA (1999) #44
Metal Men (1963) #45
Mysterious Suspense (1968) #1
Rip Hunter...Time Master (1961) #6
Secret Origins (1986) #35
Strange Adventures (1950) #226
Superman: The Man of Steel (1991) #97

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Introduction as well as introductory text for each reprinted story by Mark Waid.

ISBN: 978-1-4012-1557-6

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Doug Mahnke

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Tom Nguyen

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Ken Lopez

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Eddie Berganza
Maureen McTigue

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Agustin Mas

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Gotham Central comes to a close as the department comes together in a desperate attempt to catch a dirty cop. Has Jim Corrigan committed the perfect crime? Maggie Sawyer urges her detectives prove otherwise. And after visiting the grieving family, Renee Montoya reaches a turning point and makes a fateful decision.

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