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    Detective Comics #140 (DC, 1948) CGC VG/FN 5.0 Off-white to white pages. The origin and first appearance of that cognitive criminal, the Riddler (aka Edward Nigma). The Win Mortimer cover features Batman and Robin in a tight spot, caught in one of the Riddler's devious traps. Dick Sprang and Curt Swan art. Currently tied for #68 book on Overstreet's list of Top 100 Golden Age Comics. Overstreet 2021 VG 4.0 value = $5,600; FN 6.0 value = $8,400. CGC census 11/21: 14 in 5.0, 54 higher.

    View the certification for CGC Certification ID 1417718002 and purchase grader's notes if available.


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