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    Adventure Comics #40 (DC, 1939) CGC VG 4.0 Off-white pages. This cover by Creig Flessel introduced the world to the Sandman. Currently listed at #19 on Overstreet's Top 100 Golden Age Comics list, Adventure #40 contains the first conceived Sandman story (his New York World's Fair Comics appearance was the first to be published). Socko Strong also begins a run in the book. This issue is listed as "rare" by Overstreet and unrestored copies seem to be particularly hard to find. Bob Kane art. Jerry Siegel stories. Overstreet 2015 VG 4.0 value = $13,200. CGC census 5/16: 3 in 4.0, 15 higher.

    View the certification for CGC Certification ID 277543001 and purchase grader's notes if available.


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