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    Amazing Fantasy #15 and Amazing Spider-Man #1-25 Bound Volume (Marvel, 1962-65). A mind-blowing bound volume featuring the origin and first appearance of Spider-Man, his first adventures, and the debut of most of the series' villains and supporting players. Included are copies Amazing Fantasy #15 (origin and first appearance of Spider-Man, first appearances of Uncle Ben and Aunt May) and Amazing Spider-Man #1 (first Fantastic Four crossover, first appearances of Chameleon and J. Jonah Jameson), #2 (first appearances of Vulture and Terrible Tinkerer), #3 (first appearance of Doctor Octopus, first full-length story), #4 (origin and first appearance of the Sandman, first appearances of Betty Brant and Liz Allen, first monthly issue), #5 (Doctor Doom appearance), #6 (first appearance of Lizard), 7, 8, #9 (origin and first appearance of Electro), #10 (first appearance of Big Man and the Enforcers), 11, 12, #13 (first appearance of Mysterio), #14 (first appearance of Green Goblin, Hulk crossover), #15 (first appearance of Kraven the Hunter), #16 (vs. Daredevil), 17, #18 (first appearance of Ned Leeds), 19, #20 (origin and first appearance of Scorpion), 21, #22 (first appearance of Princess Python), 23, 24, and #25 (brief first appearance of Mary Jane Watson, first appearance of Spencer Smythe). Covers and art by Steve Ditko, with an assist by Jack Kirby on AF #15 and ASM #1. All have been trimmed and bound into a single hardcover volume with the original owner's name embossed on the front cover. AF #15 exhibits some cover creases; ASM #1 has a small tear to and small piece missing from the front cover, #2 has a small spot of water damage to the front cover, and #19 has tracings in ink on the front cover. Overall, the comics are in nice condition with glossy covers and supple pages, instances of mild to moderate wear and creasing to some of the covers, and moderate tanning to the pages and edges of the covers (both inside and out). Overstreet VG 4.0 value for group = $10,248.

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