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    Captain America Comics #1 (Timely, 1941) CGC FN- 5.5 Cream to off-white pages. One of the Golden Age's most in-demand books that consistently goes for prices well over Guide. It's currently ranked #8 on Overstreet's list of Top 100 Golden Age Comics, and just might move up a notch on the basis of recent performances. It's the first appearance and origin of Captain America. The iconic cover is arguably Jack Kirby's most famous, with Hitler getting his comeuppance from Cap. Other first appearances include Cap's sidekick Bucky and his arch-enemy and super-villain Red Skull. This is one of the nicest unrestored copies we've offered over the past five years. CGC notes, "2 pieces of tape on centerfold." Joe Simon and Jack Kirby art. Overstreet 2019 FN 6.0 value = $78,000. CGC census 8/19: 5 in 5.5, 35 higher.

    View the certification for CGC Certification ID 1291437001 and purchase grader's notes if available.


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    August, 2019
    1st-3rd Thursday-Saturday
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