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    Detective Comics #29 Incomplete (DC, 1939) CBCS Restored FR 1.0 Moderate to Extensive (A) Off-white pages. The second ever Batman cover, and the first appearance of Dr. Death. This was part one of a two part story, and is currently ranked #14 on Overstreet's Top 100 Golden Age Comics list. Bob Kane cover and art. Joe Shuster art. CBCS notes, "Amateur Restoration Includes: Moderate amount of color touch on cover, moderate amount of pieces added to cover, cover reinforced, spine splits sealed, tear seals to cover. Piece missing from 1st 4 pages, affects story. Incomplete." Overstreet 2019 GD 2.0 value = $20,400.

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