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    Detective Comics #38 (DC, 1940) CGC Apparent VG/FN 5.0 Extensive (P) Cream to off-white pages. The first appearance of the most famous sidekick in comics, Robin the Boy Wonder, makes this a key issue; it's currently ranked at number 13 on Overstreet's list of the most valuable comic books. According to legend, sales of this title nearly doubled once Robin came onto the scene, ushering in a kid sidekick craze throughout comics. This issue's cover art is credited to Bob Kane and Jerry Robinson. CGC notes, "Restoration includes: color touch, pieces added, tear seals, cover cleaned, reinforced, re-glossed." Overstreet 2008 GD 2.0 value = $3,850; VG 4.0 value = $7,700.

    View the certification for CGC Certification ID 0133841002 and purchase grader's notes if available.


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