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    Jumbo Comics #9 (Fiction House, 1939) CGC FN/VF 7.0 Light tan to off-white pages. As this was the only comic produced in this wider-than-normal format, it was consequently much more difficult to store, making high-grade copies very scarce indeed -- in fact, it has a Gerber Photo-Journal Guide to Comic Books scarcity rating of "8" of "rare". We have sold just a few copies, but all were in relatively rough shape compared to this gem. Last year, a CGC-graded VF- 7.5 copy sold for $13,656, so we expect jumbo prices for this copy as well! Will Eisner and Lou Fine did the Sheena cover, for her first cover appearance, and Stuart Taylor, by Lou Fine, begins a run. This was the first color issue of the title, and it is the highest-graded of the only six copies we have ever seen. Overstreet 2018 FN 6.0 value = $2,814; VF 8.0 value = $7,500. CGC census 8/18: 2 in 7.0, 1 higher.

    View the certification for CGC Certification ID 1296039001 and purchase grader's notes if available.


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