Greetings, comic fans,
We’re back, and in the run-up to our Fall 2017 Comic Book Show & Sale on October 21st, we have some thrilling auctions to share with you this week.
Our first book this week is a solid copy of Superman #30, a Golden Age key featuring the origin and first appearance of Mr. Mxyztplk. The restoration (the right edge of the cover has been trimmed) in no way detracts from the beauty of this book. Also up is an fantastic example of X-Men #2, a Silver Age key issue that absolutely deserves a place in your collection, featuring not only the first appearance of The Vanisher, but the second appearance of the titular X-Men.
Don’t miss out on either of these — and keep your eyes peeled for some more exciting gems soon!
These 10-day auctions run from October 4th to October 14th:
CGC Certified Restored Grade in 5.5 condition, with white pages (right edge of cover trimmed)
A rare, hard-to-find key Golden Age gem, this is a solid, clean copy of this essential Golden Age comic book, featuring the origin and first appearance of Mr. Mxyztplk. This vintage 1940s 10 cent issue was written by Don Cameron & Bill Finger, with Ira Yarbrough artwork and cover by Jack Burnley.
CGC Certified Universal Grade in 8.0 condition, with off-white to white pages.
Another key high-grade, must-have for your collection, this is a beautiful copy of this classic Silver Age comic book, featuring the second appearance of the X-Men, as well as the first appearance of The Vanisher (Telford Porter). This vintage 12 cent issue was written by Stan Lee, with artwork and cover by Jack Kirby & Paul Reinman.
Don’t forget that these auctions are ending Saturday, October 7th:
|Action Comics #259
CGC Certified Universal Grade in 8.5 condition, with cream to off-white pages.
A rare, graded Silver Age comic book, this is a beautiful copy of this 1950s comic book, starring Superman, featuring Lex Luthor and Superboy appearances, with an early Supergirl adventure as well! This vintage 10 cent issue was written by Jerry Siegel, Robert Bernstein & Otto Binder, with Al Plastino, Jim Mooney & Howard Sherman artwork and cover by Curt Swan & Stan Kaye.
CGC Certified Universal Grade in 9.4 condition, with off-white to white pages.
A must-have, high-grade book from an original owner collection, this is a beautiful copy of this classic Bronze Age comic book, starring Angel, Marvel Girl, Cyclops, Beast and Iceman, and featuring appearances by The Blob and The Vanisher. This vintage 1970s issue was written by Roy Thomas, with Don Heck artwork and cover by Dan Adkins.