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    Famous Funnies #85-120 Bound Volumes (Eastern Color, 1941-44). This set of three volumes hail from the Western Publishing files (though they were published by another company, namely Eastern). These books contain the following issues: #85, 86, 87, 88, 89, 90, 91, 92, 93, 94, 95, 96, 97, 98, 99, 100, 101, 102, 103, 104, 105, 106, 107, 108, 109, 110, 111, 112, 113, 114, 115, 116, 117, 118, 119, and 120. That's a lot of great Golden Age comics! Highlights include Buck Rogers by Dick Calkins, the first 100th milestone issue in comics, and a great cover of Chief Wahoo vs. Hitler, Tojo, and Mussolini (on issue #102). The comics themselves, while trimmed during the binding process, are bright and clean with superb cover gloss, and fresh, supple pages -- they have the overall appearance of VF copies, or better. The hardback bindings show some wear but remain solid and are in nice condition. Approximate Overstreet VG 4.0 value for group = $1,200. From the Random House Archives.

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    May, 2005
    18th-20th Wednesday-Friday
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