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The Amazing World of Superman, Metropolis Edition (1973) - nn
"The Amazing World of Superman, Metropolis Edition"
DC Comics


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Editor(s):
E. Nelson Bridwell
Sol Harrison

Cover Artist(s):
Murphy Anderson
Curt Douglas Swan
 

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Cover Date: 1973
Cover Price: US $ 2.00

Issue Tagline: Special BONUS! GIANT POSTER "MAP of KRYPTON"

Format: Black & White; Magazine; 64 pages

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Synopsis:
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Reprints/Collects:
Action Comics (1938) #210
Superman (1939) #170
Superman (1939) #239

Reprinted/Collected in:
The Great Superman Comic Book Collection (1981) TPB
Limited Collectors' Edition (1973) C-31
Secret Origins of the Super DC Heroes (1976) TPB
Superman From the Thirties to the Eighties (1983) HC
Superman Returns: The Movie and Other Tales of the Man of Steel (2006) TPB
Superman Through the Ages (2007) nn

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"Superman in Superman Land" - Edit this story

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Writer(s):
Bill Finger

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Wayne Boring

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Stan Kaye

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An image for Lois Lane (DC)(Earth-1 - Pre Crisis) exists Lois Lane (DC)(Earth-1 - Pre Crisis)
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Originally published in Action Comics (1938) #210.

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Writer(s):
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Carmine Infantino
Curt Douglas Swan

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Murphy Anderson

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Gaspar Saladino - 'Gaspar'

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Originally published in Superman (1939) #170.

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