The Man of Steel is a comic book limited series featuring the DC Comics character Superman. Written and drawn by John Byrne, the series was presented in six issues which were inked by Dick Giordano. The series told the story of Superman's modern origin, which had been rebooted following the series Crisis on Infinite xbook.info: Limited series. 1 product rating - SUPERMAN: THE MAN OF STEEL VOLUME 1 (DC TPB Edition ~ JOHN BYRNE) $ Trending at $ Trending price is based on prices over last 90 days. Byrne's better-known work has been on Marvel Comics' X-Men and Fantastic Four and the relaunch of DC Comics’ Superman franchise. Coming into the comics profession exclusively as a penciler, Byrne began co-plotting the X-Men com John Lindley Byrne is a British-born Canadian-American author and artist of comic books/5(12). Since the mid s revival of the Superman franchise, the Man of Steel had appeared in stories 3 times a month in the pages of Superman, Adventures of S. SUPERMAN, MAN of STEEL: COMPLETE 6 ISSUE CLASSIC DC SERIES by John BYRNE. £ Buy it now. Free P&P. The Paperback of the Superman: The Man of Steel, Volume 4 by John Byrne, Marv Wolfman, Paul Levitz | at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $ or.