Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Adventure Comics #40 (DC, 1939) CBCS VG- 3.5 Cream to off-white pages. A super-important Golden Age key, and one of Overstreet's Top 20 Golden Age Comics, this issue has the Sandman beginning a run with his first ever conceived story. Creig Flessel offered the Sandman cover (complete with "Gas Gun"), Bob Kane added art, and Jerry Siegel contributed stories for the book. An unrestored copy of a very significant book! Overstreet 2015 VG 4.0 value = $13,200. CGC census 11/15: 2 in 3.5, 17 higher.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2015
    19th-21st Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 18
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 1,421

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 27 days left to consign to the 2020 February 27 - 29 Comics Signature Auction - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    I would like to express my gratitude and appreciation for the outstanding work you have done in auctioning my comic book collection. We have been very satisfied with the results so far and look forward to continued success.
    A. S.,
    New Paltz, NY
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2019 October 15 Illustration Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    2019 October 15 Illustration Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $2,693,366
    2019 November 27 Mickey Mouse and Friends - Animation Art Signature Internet Auction
    2019 November 27 Mickey Mouse and Friends - Animation Art Signature Internet Auction
    REALIZED $144,095