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    Zap Comix #1 (1st Printing - Plymell) (Apex Novelties, 1967) CGC NM 9.4 Off-white to white pages. The King of the Undergrounds, the legendary Charles Plymell first printing of Zap Comix #1. What a history this humble little comic book carries! It was printed in February 1968 (the 1967 date inside was when Robert Crumb finished the art for the book) in Charley's Post Street apartment in San Francisco. There were naked parties being thrown in the next room as Don Donahue learned how to run Charley's pre-war Multilith press, printing on whatever paper stock they could find; Don, and Robert Crumb's wife Dana actually pushed a baby carriage, filled with copies of issue #1, through the streets of Haight-Ashbury, selling the comic. If you are a serious collector of Undergrounds, you've just gotta have this one! Adult themes. Fogel's 2015 Underground Price & Grading Guide value = $10,000. CGC census 1/19: 12 in 9.4, 8 higher.

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    21st-23rd Thursday-Saturday
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