About the author:
Paul Levitz is a comic-book fan who has worked as editor/publisher of The Comic Reader, editor of the Batman titles and others, writer of over 300 stories—including an acclaimed run on Legion of Super-Heroes—and a DC Comics executive, finishing his 38-year stint with the company as President and Publisher. He returned to writing in 2010 with a new series of Legion stories and other projects.
Interspersed throughout the book is the history of comics (with focus on DC) written by Paul Levitz.
One of my favorite parts of this books is just opening to random page and getting an interesting piece of information, there is no need to read in order.
Inside, the rarity of images and artwork along with the high production values, the quality of the print and page stock is well above the norm.
I'm a Taschen book collector and I will say hands down this is the #1 grandest looking book in my collection! I own about 50 of their books. Read morePublished 1 month ago by SouthernBoy
Paul Levitz made a suggestion to all his friends on Facebook that they could purchase his book for Christmas 2013 for $75 dollars off the cover price on Amazon. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Robert W. Cox
maybe the biggest book of all time. seriously cool outer box. beautiful pages. if you like comics it's a really fun book for the coffee table.Published 4 months ago by stephen disselkoen
I received this awe-inspiring book as a gift so I was inclined to like it anyway. The other review focus on the quality of the content and there was nothing I disagreed with. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Jack E. Holt, III
Gave this to the hubs for Christmas and haven't seen him since except for meals and the occasional, requisite shower.Published 7 months ago by C. Gray
Amazing book. It doesnt even matter if you are a comic fan or not. It is an iconic piece of literature, anyone should be happy to have. Interesting from the beggining to the end. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Luciana
"Awesome" is an entirely accurate word, in that one is truly in awe as you open the book and are awed and amazed at the size and beauty of the book and its content. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Kindle Customer
I absolutely LOVE this book, it's everything You want to know upfront and behind the scenes! I would recommend this book to Everybody!Published 14 months ago by Christopher R. Filkins