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Batman: A Celebration of the Classic TV Series

Robert Garcia and Joe Desris

  • Hardcover
For the first time, the classic 1960s TV series starring Adam West and Burt Ward as the dynamic duo Batman and Robin gets the lavish, in-depth coffee table book tribute it so richly deserves. From the Rogues Gallery of Villains, including the Penguin, the Joker and Catwoman, to the car every kid wanted - the Batmobile - it's all here!
Batman: A Celebration of the Classic TV Series
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Publisher Description

KA-POW! This is the book Bat-Fans have been waiting for! For the first time, the classic 1960s TV series starring Adam West and Burt Ward as the dynamic duo Batman and Robin gets the lavish, in-depth coffee table book tribute it so richly deserves. From the Rogues Gallery of Villains, including the Penguin, the Joker and Catwoman, to the car every kid wanted - the Batmobile - it's all here!

Author Biography

Garcia has written for the magazines: Filmfax, Locus, Kitbuilders and Cinefantastique. At CFQ he developed two double-issues. Both have become known as primary reference works on their subjects. The first featured the Batman 60s TV show, written with Joe Desris. Garcia conducted hours and hours of interviews with both cast and crew: talking to executives at ABC and Twentieth Century Fox and Greenway Productions.

Review

a fantastic tribute -Fangirl Nation" "Enjoy full color looks at all of the villains and enjoy the innocence of a Dark Knight that was not dark at all." - Joblo gift guide "a fantastic tribute" - Fangirl Nation "I can't overstate enough just how much content is packed into Batman: A Celebration of the Classic TV Series and how wonderfully it's put together. There's an absolutely insane amount of interesting and new material for even the most die-hard of Batman fans to uncover, and it's all captured in a beautiful presentation...an absolute must own." - World's Finest "This art book will speak to all Batman fans, especially those who grew up with the 1960's TV series, but also by those who appreciate the character and his history as a live-action superhero." - Entertainment Buddha "There is so much information tucked into the pages...I found myself fascinated reading about actors, props, and set design." - Fangirl Nation "For this Holiday season, this Batman: A Celebration of the Classic TV Series makes a great gift." - Retrenders "Filled with classic images, and rare and previously unseen photos and production art from archives and the private collections of Adam West, among many others, this will be the definitive companion to the series, both for long-standing fans, and newcomers discovering the show's charms for the first time." - Forces of Geek "One book that should be on that should be on every Bat-fan's coffee table" - Batman Notes "a must-have for fans of the TV show." - Kirkus "a book no Bat-fan of the series should be without. It offers a wonderful peek behind the curtain at the work of the talented cast and crew who created this iconic series." Cinema Sentries Enjoy full color looks at all of the villains and enjoy the innocence of a Dark Knight that was not dark at all. -Joblo gift guide a fantastic tribute -Fangirl Nation I can't overstate enough just how much content is packed into Batman: A Celebration of the Classic TV Series and how wonderfully it's put together. There's an absolutely insane amount of interesting and new material for even the most die-hard of Batman fans to uncover, and it's all captured in a beautiful presentation...an absolute must own. -World s Finest This art book will speak to all Batman fans, especially those who grew up with the 1960's TV series, but also by those who appreciate the character and his history as a live-action superhero. -Entertainment Buddha There is so much information tucked into the pages...I found myself fascinated reading about actors, props, and set design. -Fangirl Nation For this Holiday season, this Batman: A Celebration of the Classic TV Series makes a great gift. -Retrenders Filled with classic images, and rare and previously unseen photos and production art from archives and the private collections of Adam West, among many others, this will be the definitive companion to the series, both for long-standing fans, and newcomers discovering the show s charms for the first time. -Forces of Geek"

Product Details

Author
Robert Garcia, Joe Desris
Short Title
BATMAN A CELEBRATION OF THE CL
Pages
256
Publisher
Titan Books (UK)
Language
English
ISBN-10
1781167885
ISBN-13
9781781167885
Media
Book
Format
Hardcover
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Illustrations
colour illustrations
Year
2016
Publication Date
2016-11-29
Subtitle
A Celebration of the Classic TV Series

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