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    Bob Kane Batman and Robin Sketch, Inscription, and Signature. One page, 8vo, penned on letterhead from the Charles Hotel in Miami Beach, FL, n.d. In early 1939, DC Comics' success with the seminal superhero Superman in Action Comics prompted editors to scramble for more such heroes. In response, Bob Kane conceived "the Bat-Man." Here, Kane has sketched head-and-shoulders portraits of Batman and Robin for friends: "To my pals Stanley & Elliott, From Bob Kane." Faint occasional soiling; chip at upper left corner; wear at folds with one small area of separation.

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    June, 2008
    4th-5th Wednesday-Thursday
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