Batman (1940 series) #404-407 [SET] — Year One

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One of the most important and critically acclaimed Batman adventures ever, telling the entire dramatic story of Batman's first year fighting crime. 

Chicago police lieutenant  relocates to Gotham City only to discover a city of Grime and Corruption. 

Meanwhile, Gotham City's most eligible bachelor returns to the United States after nearly twelve years abroad. 

So begins The Definitive Origin of The Batman!

Written by Industry Legend Frank Miller with spectacular Art by David Mazzucchelli.

 

 

Collecting issues #404-407.

 

 

Batman (1940 series) #404
By Frank Miller & David Mazzucchelli.
“Who I Am - How I Come to Be"  Batman Year One pt 1 (of 4)
Chicago police lieutenant  relocates to Gotham City only to discover a city of Grime and Corruption.  Meanwhile, 's most eligible bachelor  returns to the United States after nearly twelve years abroad ever since the age of thirteen.  So begins The Definitive Origin of The Batman!
Batman (1940 series) #405
By Frank Miller & David Mazzucchelli.
“War is Declared”  Batman Year One pt 2 (of 4)
Detective Gordon manages to stop a madman Single-handed,  resolving a Serious hostage crisis, and making him a hero in all the papers.  This heroism is soon eclipsed by stories of ''The Batman'', a vigilante who is Attacking and Terrifying the Criminals of Gotham City.  "The Batman" seems to be working his way up the ladder from street level to bosses.
Batman (1940 series) #406
By Frank Miller & David Mazzucchelli.
“Black Dawn”  Batman Year One pt 3 (of 4)
They've got him CORNERED.  They've got him OUTNUMBERED.  They've got him TRAPPED.  They're in TROUBLE.
Batman (1940 series) #407
By Frank Miller & David Mazzucchelli.
“Friend in Need"  Batman Year One pt 4 (of 4)
Detective James Gordon and Sarah Essen, Detective Flass and Commissioner Loeb, Catwoman and Carmine Falcone, Harvey Dent and The Batman.  It All Ends Here, and Nothing will Ever be the Same!