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    Marvel Comics #1 (Timely, 1939) CGC VG 4.0 Cream to off-white pages. The Marvel Age began here, true believers! Marvel #1 is the third most-valuable comic book according to Overstreet, and it's the first Timely comic book, the issue that started the Marvel Universe we all love. The Human Torch is the cover star, and this is also the character's first appearance. The Sub-Mariner also appeared on newsstands for the first time here, while Ka-Zar (resurrected from a short-lived pulp magazine series), the original Angel, and others rounded out this anthology book. Frank R. Paul cover art. CGC notes, "Three pieces of tape on interior cover." Overstreet 2010 VG 4.0 value = $40,000. CGC census 7/10: 2 in 4.0, 13 higher.

    View the certification for CGC Certification ID 913671001 and purchase grader's notes if available.

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    August, 2010
    5th-6th Thursday-Friday
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