This paperback is the fourth paperback to reprint all Batman stories in chronological order. This fourth paperback reprints stories from Detective Comics, Batman, and World's Finest Comics, from May, 1941 to November, 1941.
This paperback collects stories from the following comic books:
- Detective Comics #51 (The Case of the Mystery Carnival
- Detective Comics #52 (The Secret of the Jade Box
- World's Finest #2 (The Man Who Couldn't Remember!
- Detective Comics #53 (Viola Vane
- Detective Comics #54 (Hook Morgan and his Harbor Pirates
- Detective Comics #55 (The Brain Burglar
- Batman #6 (Murder on Parole; The Clock Maker; The Secret of the Iron Jungle; and Suicide Beat)
- World's Finest #3 (Riddle of the Human Scarecrow
- Detective Comics #56 (The Stone Idol
- Batman #7 (Wanted: Practical Jokers; The Trouble Trap; The North Woods Mystery; and The People vs. the Batman)