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    Detective Comics #40 Billy Wright pedigree (DC, 1940) CGC VF/NM 9.0 Off-white pages. The first cover appearance of the Joker was right here! The Joker story that was intended for this issue was instead used in Batman #1. The issue also had the origin and first appearance of Clayface. And of course it's an early outing for Robin who first appeared in #38. Bob Kane and Jerry Robinson cover and art. Overstreet 2011 VF/NM 9.0 value = $11,506; NM- 9.2 value = $16,500. CGC census 2/12: 3 in 9.0, 1 higher.

    View the certification for CGC Certification ID 916127002 and purchase grader's notes if available.


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