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    Adventure Comics #40 Mile High pedigree (DC, 1939) CGC Apparent NM- 9.2 Slight (A) Off-white to white pages. Featuring the first newsstand appearance of the Sandman, Adventure #40 remains one of the most sought-after key issues of the Golden Age. Its rarity is well known--the highest graded unrestored copy is only F/VF 7.0. This copy exhibits a very small amount of color touch and glue on the spine. Many of the Mile Highs have similar touch-up, applied years ago when restoration was a non-issue in the hobby. The application is tiny and invisible through the case; the book is virtually unrestored. There is no doubt that this copy is the finest known. Overstreet 2002 NM 9.4 value = $52,000.00.

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2002
    10th-13th Thursday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 25
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