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    Four Color #273-408 Bound Volumes (Dell, 1952). Collectors of Dell comics will certainly want to check out these three beautiful bound volumes, loaded with a large variety of comics published in 1952. Included among these are issue #375 (John Carter of Mars, with an origin story drawn by Tarzan artist Jesse Marsh); #378 (first Tom Corbett, Space Cadet); #381 (the first issue of Marge's Tubby, with art and story by John Stanley); #386 (the classic first issue of Uncle Scrooge, featuring "Only a Poor Old Man" by Carl Barks); and #408 (Donald Duck and the Golden Helmet, also by Barks). There's also issues featuring Mickey Mouse, Porky Pig, Andy Hardy (another #1 -- these volumes are filled with firsts), and many more. As in the case of all Western Publishing bound volumes, each book contains like-new file copies which have been bound and trimmed into hardback books for office reference use. What a great way to grab some very cool Golden Age comics! Approximate Overstreet VG 4.0 value for group = $1,000. From the Random House Archives.

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