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    Action Comics #242 (DC, 1958) CGC FN 6.0 Cream to off-white pages. No Silver Age issue appreciated more in value percentage-wise from 2017 to 2018 than the book that has the origin and first appearance of Brainiac and the first appearance of the shrunken city of Kandor. From recent auction results that trend has continued into 2019. Already ranked #17 on Overstreet's Top 50 Silver Age Comics list, the book could move up another notch or two on the next list. Curt Swan Superman cover with art by Al Plastino, Jim Mooney, and Howard Sherman. Overstreet 2018 FN 6.0 value = $1,875. CGC census 7/19: 19 in 6.0, 27 higher.

    Auction Info

    Proxy Bidding Ends
    August
    1st Thursday 2:20 pm CT
    Auction Dates
    August
    1st-3rd Thursday-Saturday
    Proxy Bidding Time Remaining
    16 Days 1h 34m 6s
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 17
    Lot Tracking Activity: 32
    Page Views: 111

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    This lot is in: 2 - Signature® Floor Session (Live Floor, Live Phone, Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 92001-92241) - 2:30 PM Central Time, Thursday, August 1, 2019.
    (Proxy bidding ends ten minutes prior to the session start time. Live Proxy bidding on Heritage Live starts 24 hours before the live session begins and continues through the session.)

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    Additional Location Info:
    Heritage Auctions - Dallas
    3500 Maple Ave
    17th Floor
    Dallas, TX 75219

    Current Bid:
    $625
    Bid Protection
    w/ Buyer's Premium (BP) : $750.00 Minimum Next Bid: $650 ($780.00 w/ BP)
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