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    Tales From the Crypt #20 Gaines File pedigree (EC, 1950) CGC NM/MT 9.8 Off-white to white pages. Outrageous copy from the legendary Gaines Files of the first issue of this title, which had previously been The Crypt of Terror, previously Crime Patrol, previously International Crime Patrol, and previously International Comics... whew! The most enduring of the EC horror line featured a Johnny Craig cover, with stories illustrated by EC heavy hitters Craig, Al Feldstein, Graham Ingels, and Jack Kamen. You won't find a nicer copy! CGC has certified this as from the Gaines Files, but no certificate accompanies the book. Overstreet 2009 NM- 9.2 value = $2,025. CGC census 1/10: 5 in 9.8, none higher.

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