The Spider-Man Vault: A Museum-in-a-Book with Rare Collectibles Spun from Marvel's Web

Overview


Rebooted into a fresh new film franchise (2012) directed by Marc Webb and starring up-and-comers Andrew Garfield and Emma Stone, and having debuted in its first ever Broadway appearance in March 2011, Spider-Man is back in the spotlight. Reaching out to millions of devoted fans, The Spider-Man Vault will afford readers a whole new look at the beloved "web-slinger".

This vivid collection of images and ephemera focuses on a dynamic exploration of Spider-Man's character, providing...

See more details below
Hardcover
$14.92
BN.com price
(Save 25%)$19.95 List Price

Pick Up In Store

Reserve and pick up in 60 minutes at your local store

Other sellers (Hardcover)
  • All (24) from $2.72   
  • New (16) from $8.16   
  • Used (8) from $2.72   
Sending request ...

Overview


Rebooted into a fresh new film franchise (2012) directed by Marc Webb and starring up-and-comers Andrew Garfield and Emma Stone, and having debuted in its first ever Broadway appearance in March 2011, Spider-Man is back in the spotlight. Reaching out to millions of devoted fans, The Spider-Man Vault will afford readers a whole new look at the beloved "web-slinger".

This vivid collection of images and ephemera focuses on a dynamic exploration of Spider-Man's character, providing a complete biography through his development in comics, media, and culture. Further drawing readers into Spidey's world will be approximately 20 removable features, housed in the sophisticated plastic pages specific to the "vault" format, and printed on special papers to heighten the noteworthiness of each carefully selected piece.

From the classic comics to the big screen, The Spider-Man Vault is a comprehensive collection of art and ephemera that brings Spidey's back story out of the archive and into the arms of fans worldwide.

Read More Show Less

Editorial Reviews

From Barnes & Noble

This handsome Spider-Man coffee table gift extravaganza contains a detailed illustrated biography of the web-slinger as he has developed over the decades; never-seen-before sketches, artwork, and approximately 20 removable features, all housed in protective plastic pages. An instant collectible.

James Killen

From the Publisher

Book Legion dotcom blog
The Spider-Man Vault is a comic book fan's wet dream.  It may be crass, but its true!  This great book follows in the long line of other successful VAULT style books. …This coffee table style book is full of full-color comic book art and fun reproduction ephemera that is sure to make any fan squeal!  This would make an amazing Xmas gift. ….  Buy this nerds!   Do it now!”

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780762437726
  • Publisher: Running Press Book Publishers
  • Publication date: 10/4/2011
  • Pages: 192
  • Sales rank: 304,723
  • Product dimensions: 10.58 (w) x 13.26 (h) x 1.76 (d)

Meet the Author


Peter A. David is best known for his work in comic books and Star Trek novels. In the 1980's he worked for Marvel Comics' marketing department; while there, he wrote a story for The Spectacular Spider-Man entitled "The Death of Jean DeWolff", which was critically and popularly acclaimed. He has been a writer for The Incredible Hulk, DC Comics, and has published dozens of novels. Peter loves in Bayport, NY.
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)