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    Al Feldstein Weird Fantasy #6 Robot Cover Original Art (EC, 1951). Al Feldstein's eye-popping cover for this landmark issue exemplified the Atomic Age public's fascination with nuclear destruction and robots. Cold War jitters provided the springboard for this science fiction thriller involving nuclear holocaust and artificial life. This dystopian tale was titled, "...And Then There Were Two." For the interior story Jack Kamen followed Feldstein's compelling cover design of these mechanical marvels. How fitting that his one of Kamen's sons, Dean Kamen, inherited the EC SF imagination and grew up to become an inventor of note with his real-world designs for such technological landmarks as a portable drug infusion pump, the Ibot Transporter, and the Segway -- thanks to the Kamen household, science fiction became science fact. This EC masterpiece has an image area of 13.5" x 19.25", and aside from some aging type/stat elements, this cover is in Excellent condition.

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    February, 2014
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