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    Four Color #217-261 Bound Volumes (Dell, 1949). The year 1949 yielded a number of classic issues of Dell's Four Color series, many which been collected in these four bound volumes. The books are from the Western Publishing offices, where file copies of each comic book published were gathered, bound, and trimmed into these hardcover collections for office use (several stories have hand-written notes in the borders listing its reprint history). Issues include #217 through 261; highlights include: Donald Duck in "Lost in the Andes," "Voodoo Hoodoo," and "Luck of the North" by Carl Barks; Easter with Mother Goose, The Brownies, Christmas With Mother Goose and Santa Claus Funnies featuring art by Walt Kelly; plus issues of Flash Gordon, Adventure Bound, Bugs Bunny, Mickey Mouse, and more. Many comics appear like-new, while some have minor damage or "Office Copy" stamped on the covers, and the bindings for the first two volumes have come loose; still, these extremely scarce items are sure to generate heavy interest. Get your bid in now! Approximate Overstreet VG 4.0 value for group = $1,150. From the Random House Archives.

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