Hello again, comic fans,
We’ve brought our “key” game this week, with some absolutely stunning graded comics. First is a rare, original copy of Batman #2 (1940), featuring the second appearances of fan-favorites the Joker and Catwoman (as “the Cat”) and a fantastic piece of comic history. Also up today is an amazingly beautiful copy of Iron Fist #15, the last issue of the series and starring a host of popular Marvel characters. With the popularity of the Marvel Netflix shows and the upcoming Iron Fist series in the works, this is sure to be a hot item. You won’t want to let either of these slip past!
These 10-day auctions run from May 25th to June 4th:
CGC Certified in 1.8 condition, with slightly brittle pages, as well as restoration including: small amount of glue on spine of cover and extra staple added – not in manufacturing.
A rare, hard-to-find early key Golden Age book, this is a complete and original copy of this classic 1940s gem, featuring the second appearance of Joker and the Cat (Catwoman), as well as a full page ad for the 1940 New York World’s Fair Comics. This vintage 10 cent issue was written by Bill Finger, with artwork and cover by Bob Kane and Jerry Robinson.
|Iron Fist #15
CGC Certified Universal Grade in 9.8 condition, with off-white to white pages.
A high-grade classic from an original owner collection, this is a stunning copy of this key Bronze Age comic book, the last issue of the series, and featuring a battle against the X-Men (Cyclops, Phoenix, Nightcrawler, Wolverine, Banshee, Storm, and Colossus), as well as a Moira MacTaggert appearance. This vintage 1970s issue was written by Chris Claremont, with John Byrne, Dave Cockrum & Dan Green artwork and cover by Dave Cockrum.
Don’t forget that these auctions are ending Saturday, May 28th:
CGC Certified Universal Grade in 0.5 condition.
A guaranteed original, authenticated and graded example of this bit of history (although with the back cover missing, 5 extra staples added – not manufacturing – and brittle pages), this is an affordable copy of this historic Golden Age comic book featuring the origin of Superman! This vintage 10 cent issue was written by Jerry Siegel with artwork and cover by Joe Shuster.
|Amazing Spider-Man #1
CGC Certified Universal Grade in 5.0 condition, with off-white to white pages.
An original first edition, and un-restored, classic, graded must-have for your collection, this is a solid copy of this key Silver Age comic book, featuring the first appearance of J. Jonah Jameson & Chameleon, the first Fantastic Four crossover, and the origin of Spider-Man retold. This vintage 12 cent issue was written by Stan Lee, with artwork and cover by Steve Ditko.
Good luck, everyone!