THE BLACK BAT Volume 2:
“The Black Bat Strikes Again” & “The Black Bat’s Challenge”
Sanctum Books presents two more 1939 novels starring the cowled crimefighter whose adventures paralleled Batman’s and inspired Two-Face’s origin, written by Norman A. Daniels as “G. Wayman Jones” for future BATMAN editors Mort Weisinger and Jack Schiff. First, mass murders set the Nemesis of Crime in pursuit of a ring of satanic killers as “The Black Bat Strikes Again.” Then, “The Black Bat’s Challenge” is to unmask the hidden leader of a vicious gang of beggars! GOLDEN AGE OF COMICS BONUS: “The Mask Returns!” in a rare 1940 Golden Age classic from Nedor’s EXCITING COMICS #2. This instant collector’s item features both classic color pulp covers and the original interior illustrations by Harry Parkhurst, with historical commentary by Will Murray and Anthony Tollin.
- Sanctum Books
- 128 pages