From the publisher:
"Editor ROY THOMAS brings comics history to life in ALTER EGO #2, an all-new 80-PAGE GIANT with color covers of THE ATOM by GIL KANE and STARMAN by Golden Age great JACK BURNLEY! For the first time, learn the full story behind the creation of the Silver Age Atom, starring GIL KANE, GARDNER FOX, JULIUS SCHWARTZ, and JERRY BAILS (plus a postscript by MIKE W. BARR)! See a never-before-reprinted 1966 SPIRIT story by WILL EISNER, presented by Mr. Monster and MICHAEL T. GILBERT! Read a candid interview with LARRY LIEBER, first scripter of Thor, Iron Man, Ant-Man, and other Marvel features! Plus GIL KANE talks with ROY THOMAS about the Golden Age of Timely Comics and the people who made it, MARV WOLFMAN tells how he rescued hundreds of pages of original Golden Age artwork from destruction, and we present a JACK BURNLEY interview, showcasing rare art from Starman, Batman, the JSA, and more! All this, plus another exciting edition of FCA (Fawcett Collectors of America) featuring art by C.C. BECK, MARC SWAYZE, and others! Don’t miss it!"