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The Amazing Spider-Man. #5, 1968-1970, The secret of the petrified tablet / writer, Stan Lee ; pencilers, layouts, John Romita & John Buscema with Larry Lieber & Marie Severin ; inkers, finishers, Jim Mooney with Mike Esposito, John Romita & Frank Garcia ; letterers, Sam Rosen & Art Simek.

Lee, Stan, 1922-2018 (author.). Romita, John, 1930- (illustrator.). Buscema, John, (illustrator.). Lieber, Larry, (illustrator.). Severin, Marie, (illustrator.). Mooney, Jim (James Noel), 1919-2008 (illustrator.). Esposito, Mike, 1927-2010 (illustrator.). Giacoia, Frank, (illustrator.). Rosen, Sam,-1992, (letterer.). Simek, Artie, 1916-1975 (letterer.).

Available copies

  • 1 of 2 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 1 of 2 copies available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Breckenridge Public Library Y G LEE (Text) 33500013214168 New Checked out 06/01/2020
Moorhead Public Library Y G LEE (Text) 33500013214176 New Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781302921965
  • ISBN: 1302921967
  • Physical Description: 431 pages, 33 unnumbered pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Marvel Worldwide, Inc., 2019.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Contains material originally published in magazine form as Amazing Spider-Man #68-85 and annual #5"--Title page verso.
"Volume 5, 1968-1970"--Back cover.
"Spider-Man created by Stan Lee & Steve Ditko"--Title page verso.
"The Epic Collections feature the best characters and stories from Marvel's history. Volumes from the Epic collection are not published in chronological order."--Back cover.
Summary, etc.:
"Two of the fiercest crime lords in New York City's underworld are on a quest to decipher an ancient petrified tablet whose secrets promise great power! It's an indisputable classic by two of Marvel's greatest creators -- Stan Lee and John Romita -- and that's not all they have in store! J. Jonah Jameson has the Daily Bugle working overtime to brand Spider-Man Public Enemy No. 1, the Prowler hits the scene, the origin of Peter's parents is revealed and the Kingpin comes back for more -- and this time it's a family affair! Also featuring Gwen Stacy and the gang, who are really gonna wonder what's going on when a delirious Peter Parker strolls into a party in his Spider-Man costume without his mask on!" -- page [4] of cover.
Target Audience Note:
Marvel Rating: T.
Subject: Spider-Man (Fictitious character) > Comic books, strips, etc. > Fiction.
Science fiction comic books, strips, etc.
Spider-Man (Fictitious character)
Science fiction comic books, strips, etc.
Genre: Superhero comics.
Comics (Graphic works)
Graphic novels.

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