This page provides a list of authors whose work as been adapted for use in DC Comics.

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Edgar Rice Burroughs
Edgar Rice Burroughs was an early 20th century fiction author who created the characters of Tarzan, John Carter the Warlord of Mars (adapted in Weird Worlds Vol 1) and Korak.


H. P. Lovecraft
Lovecraft (August 20, 1890 – March 15, 1937) was an American author of horror, fantasy, and science fiction, known then simply as weird fiction. His fictitious book, The Necronomicon, has featured in some DC Comics stories, although his work strangely is largely untapped in the DCU.


Edgar Allan Poe
19th Century author of a variety of macabre short stories. See Also Batman: Nevermore for ideas based on his works.


Mary Shelley
Author of Frankenstein, or, the Modern Prometheus used as fodder for over a century in fantastic tales. See Also, Frankenstein's Monster, Spawn of Frankenstein, The Bride, Victor Frankenstein, Frederick von Frankenstein, and Young Frankenstein for ideas based on the works of Shelley.


H. G. Wells
Victorian science-fiction author. Project Moreau takes its name from his novel, The Island of Dr. Moreau.

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