The 1940s tales that cemented Batman's reputation as the world's greatest crime-fighter are collected in this new paperback. These stories include the Caped Crusader's run-ins with the Joker, the Penguin, Two-Face and more! BATMAN: THE GOLDEN AGE VOL. 3 features the work of such luminaries as Bob Kane, Bill Finger, Jerry Robinson and others. Collects BATMAN #16-20, DETECTIVE COMICS #75-82 and WORLD'S FINEST COMICS #10-11.Having earned the respect of the police force and the fear of criminals, Batman and Robin patrol the streets of Gotham City, protecting the innocent from returning super-villains such as the Joker, Catwoman and Scarecrow. But now the Dynamic Duo will meet an all-new adversary: the Penguin, the enigmatic master criminal who terrorizes the population of Gotham City with his deeds.