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    All Star Comics #8 (DC, 1942) CGC FR/GD 1.5 Cream to off-white pages. It's the first appearance and origin of Wonder Woman, and it's one of the 30 most valuable comic books according to Overstreet. This FR/GD copy has cream to off-white pages; the cover is still attached at both staples, and while there are some pieces missing from the cover and a few outer wraps, no story panels are affected. Wonder Woman wasn't mentioned in the JSA story, let alone the cover, supporting the theory held by some that the story was originally intended for Sensation Comics #1 and added here at the last minute. As for that JSA story, we'll note that Starman and Dr. Mid-Nite became members in this issue too. The book has E. E. Hibbard cover art, with interior art by Sheldon Moldoff, Jack Burnley, Bernard Baily, and H. G. Peter. Overstreet 2012 GD 2.0 value = $4,000. CGC census 5/13: 4 in 1.5, 63 higher. From the Christopher Forbes Collection.

    View the certification for CGC Certification ID 917771001 and purchase grader's notes if available.


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