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    Classics Illustrated Original Editions Group (Gilberton, 1948-51). Nine-issue group lot includes #51 ("The Spy"; #1D, Overstreet lists this variant as "scarce"), 53 ("A Christmas Carol"), 55 ("Silas Marner," used in Seduction of the Innocent), 56 ("The Toilers of the Sea"), 69 ("Around the World in 80 Days"), 79 ("Cyrano de Bergerac"), 82 ("The Master of Ballantrae"), 87 ("A Midsummer Nights Dream"), and 89 ("Crime and Punishment"). #51, 55, 69, and 82 are VG; the others are all FR with coupons cut from the back cover. All are original editions. #55 and 69 each have an owner-added staple. Approximate Overstreet value for group = $140.

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    September, 2005
    18th Sunday
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