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    Adventure Comics #40 (DC, 1939) CGC VG- 3.5 Off-white pages. This cover by Creig Flessel introduced the world to the Sandman, who made his Adventure Comics debut here. (It's believed to be the first Sandman story created, while his New York World's Fair Comics appearance was first to be published). This issue is listed as "rare" by Overstreet and currently sits at #11 on their list of the Top 100 Golden Age Comics, and unrestored copies seem to be particularly hard to find. Overstreet 2012 VG 4.0 value = $12,667. CGC census 7/12: 1 in 3.5, 13 higher.

    View the certification for CGC Certification ID 1073561001 and purchase grader's notes if available.


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