Green Lantern

Comic Books

Green Lantern

Comic Books

Publisher: DC

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Green Lantern #76 was published in April, 1970 by DC Comics. It continues to tell the story of Hal Jordan, the crime fighting officer of the Green Lantern Corps, an interstellar law enforcement agency, but it also changes the overall themes of the series. Issue #76 of the series revived the series and signaled a change in subject matter. The cover and interior artwork of Neal Adams and the writing of Denny O’Neill formed a powerful, highly acclaimed team that for 14 issues focused on contemporary political and social themes. This was the first Green Lantern issue to co-star Green Arrow, a crime-fighting archer. The liberal views of Green Arrow are at odds with Green Lantern’s rigid and conservative opinions, but together they are able to cause positive change. In this issue, Green Lantern attempts to stop Green Arrow from harassing Jubal Slade, but Green Lantern changes his mind after learning that the businessman is actually a corrupt slumlord. Throughout the series, Green Arrow calls Green Lantern’s attention to the serious social issues of the present-day United States, including such subjects as drug addiction and racism. Many believe that Green Lantern #76 is the comic book issue that is responsible for launching the Bronze Age of comics. Due to its radical departure from previous comic book styles and the fact that it is the first issue to introduce Green Arrow as Green Lantern’s co-star, this issue is an extremely popular collector’s item. As recent television shows have popularized Green Arrow, Green Lantern #76 has become even more in-demand by fans of both superheros.

 

Green Lantern Comic Book Values Sold at Auction

Item Realized
Green Lantern #1 (DC, 1960) CGC NM 9.4 Off-white to white pages
Green Lantern #1 (DC, 1960) CGC NM 9.4 Off-white to white pages....
Lot 92193
Auction 7017
Saturday, February 27, 2010
$50,787.50
Green Lantern #76 (DC, 1970) CGC NM/MT 9.8 White pages
Green Lantern #76 (DC, 1970) CGC NM/MT 9.8 White pages....
Lot 91228
Auction 7027
Friday, November 19, 2010
$37,343.75
Green Lantern #1 (DC, 1960) CGC NM 9.4 Off-white to white pages. If you want the very best, this is definitely it. Seaso...
Green Lantern #1 (DC, 1960) CGC NM 9.4 Off-white to white pages. If you want the very best, this is definitely it. Seasoned ...
Lot 5323
Auction 806
Thursday, March 6, 2003
$18,975.00
Green Lantern #7 (DC, 1961) CGC FN+ 6.5 Cream to off-white pages
Green Lantern #7 (DC, 1961) CGC FN+ 6.5 Cream to off-white pages....
Lot 13391
Auction 121803
Sunday, January 21, 2018
$454.10
Green Lantern #76 (DC, 1970) Condition: FN-
Green Lantern #76 (DC, 1970) Condition: FN-....
Lot 13392
Auction 121803
Sunday, January 21, 2018
$382.40

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Buy Green Lantern Comic Books

ItemCurrent Bid or Price
Green Lantern #1 (DC, 1960) Condition: Average FR
Green Lantern #1 (DC, 1960) Condition: Average FR....
Lot 14327
Auction 121804
Sunday, January 28, 2018
$1.00
Green Lantern #76 (DC, 1970) Condition: VG+
Green Lantern #76 (DC, 1970) Condition: VG+....
Lot 14328
Auction 121804
Sunday, January 28, 2018
$55.00
Green Lantern #12 - WHITE CHAPEL COLLECTION (DC, 1962) CGC FN+ 6.5 Off-white to white pages
Green Lantern #12 - WHITE CHAPEL COLLECTION (DC, 1962) CGC FN+ 6.5 Off-white to white pages.
Inventory 800079347
$102.00
Green Lantern #80 (DC, 1970) CGC NM 9.4 WHITE pages
Green Lantern #80 (DC, 1970) CGC NM 9.4 WHITE pages.
Inventory 800085948
$330.00
Green Lantern #116 (DC, 1979) CGC VF/NM 9.0 Off-white to white pages
Green Lantern #116 (DC, 1979) CGC VF/NM 9.0 Off-white to white pages.
Inventory 800085952
$66.00

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