Amazing Spider-Man: Secret of the Petrified Tablet
John Buscema, John Romita, Larry Lieber, Stan Lee
Two of the fiercest crime lords in New York City are on a quest to decipher an ancient petrified tablet — whose secrets promise great power! It’s an indisputable classic by two of Marvel’s greatest creators, Stan Lee and John Romita Sr. — and that’s not all they have in store! J. Jonah Jameson has the Daily Bugle working overtime to brand Spider-Man as public enemy number one, the Prowler hits the scene, the Black Widow debuts her sultry new spy gear — and the origin of Peter’s parents is revealed! Plus: The Kingpin comes back for more, and this time it’s a family affair! Also featuring Gwen Stacy and the gang – whose heads are really going to turn when an ill Peter Parker strolls into a party in his Spider-Man costume!
Collects Amazing Spider-Man (1963) #68-85 and material from Amazing Spider-Man Annual (1964) #5.