Collects Amazing Spider-Man (1963) #332-333 & #346-347.
Venom may be the anti-hero of today, but he began as the villainous tormentor of Spider-Man. Bonding with the alien suit that Peter Parker shunned, Eddie Brock joined wih the strange symbiote to become the deadly Venom. Never before had Spider-Man faced his equal in terms of abilities as well as knowing all of his deeply held secrets, including his secret identity. How can Spider-Man hope to defeat this personal nightmare?