We’re a month out from our Fall 2014 Comic Book Show & Sale, but to tide you over until then, check out this week’s auctions! For the discerning X-Men fan, we have a beautiful copy of a classic giant-size issue; for the collector who loves “firsts” of all sorts, we have a gorgeous example of the first appearance of Shang-Chi. Get your bids in now to make them a part of your collection!
This week’s auctions run from September 20th to September 27th:
|Special Marvel Edition #15
CGC Certified Universal Grade in 9.2 condition, with white pages.
A high grade book, filled with firsts, this is a beautiful copy of another key Bronze Age comic book, featuring the first appearance of Shang-Chi, Master of Kung-Fu, as well as Fu-Manchu, Sir Denis Nayland Smith, and the first appearance and “death” of Dr. James Petrie. This vintage 1970s issue was written by Steve Englehart, with artwork and cover by Jim Starlin & Al Milgrom.
PGX Certified in 8.0 Very Fine (VF) condition, with white pages.
An action-packed classic from a large, original owner collection, this is an excellent copy of this early 1970s comic book, featuring the original X-Men (Cyclops, Angel, Beast, Iceman, and Marvel Girl). This vintage giant-size issue was written by Stan Lee, with a Jack Kirby cover and artwork by Kirby and Werner Roth.
This week’s early-start auction is also ending September 27th:
|Fantastic Four #3
CGC Certified Universal Grade in 5.0 condition, with off-white to white pages.
This hard-to-find, key issue is a solid copy of this early Silver Age comic book, featuring the debut of the Fantastic Four’s costumes and headquarters, as well as a retelling of their origin and the first appearance of Miracle Man. This vintage 12 cent issue was written by Stan Lee, with artwork and cover by Jack Kirby and Sol Brodsky.
Best of luck, all!