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    Action Comics #13 (DC, 1939) CGC VF/NM 9.0 Cream to off-white pages. An unbelievable copy of the fourth Superman cover appearance. Talk about a tough find! We've only offered two other complete copies since 2001, a 4.0 and a 5.0. The book has the first appearance of the Ultra-Humanite, as well as a two-page centerfold ad for Superman #1. Currently ranked #21 on Overstreet's Top 100 Golden Age Comics list and poised to move up a notch or two in the coming year based on its recent appreciation. Joe Shuster cover and art. Bernard Baily and Fred Guardineer art. Overstreet 2018 VF/NM 9.0 value = $135,000; NM- 9.2 value = $180,000. CGC census 11/18: 1 in 9.0, 1 higher.

    View the certification for CGC Certification ID 932372001 and purchase grader's notes if available.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2018
    15th-17th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 23
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