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    Joe Doolin - Planet Comics #25 Mars God of War Splash Page 1, and page 2 Original Art (Fiction House, 1943). Mars, the God of War, unleashes a terrible tsunami of death on this powerhouse splash for "The Harp of Hate." Joe Doolin's crisply inked splash page projects the apocalyptic anger of Mars' attack. Page two starts the yarn off with a bang as Mars enters the body of Atlasso, a former Earthman, and tries to stir up a war with Venus -- and comparisons with Adolf Hitler are made! Joe Doolin was Fiction House's main cover artist, and since he was in his late forties when World War II broke out, he was one of the few Fiction House artists who did not go off to that war. The image area of each page measures 13" x 18". The title logo stat on the splash is a carefully color-matched replacement; otherwise the art is in Excellent condition.

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    Auction Dates
    August, 2005
    11th-13th Thursday-Saturday
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