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DC/Marvel Comic Book “Loaded” Balance of Collection Lot of (179) with Green Lantern #40

Lot Number 668

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Key first issues, important first appearances, popular characters, famous story lines, leading publishers, graphic novels, obscure over-sized rarities and a slew of vintage Neal Adams art, this absolutely loaded DC/Marvel comic balance of collection lot of (179) has it all. Dating from the 1960s-1980s, this awesome assortment ranges in desirable collectible grades of (VG to NM+) with no more than 5% lesser. Selected by a discerning lifetime collector, this knew to the hobby collection is so full of important issues that it reports almost completely through as a highlights list. Featured are: (13) Batman original series issues with #232 1st Ra’s al Ghul (VG) and #234 1st modern Harvey Dent/Two-Face (GD-VG); (9) The Brave and the Bold with all but one featuring 1969-1970 Neal Adams art; (6) Detective Comics all with Adams art including #400 1st Man-Bat (FN-VF); (5) The Flash with (4) c.1974 Adams art; (15) Green Lantern/(Green Arrow) with #40 Origin of Infinite Earths (VG+), #59 1st Guy Gardner (FN+), #77 2nd G.L./G.A. issue (FN-VF); and (130+) vintage and/or key issues. Complete list on our website.

The complete list of included comic books is as follows:

Batman (13) original series issues with: #232 1st Ra’s al Ghul (VG), #234 1st modern Harvey Dent/Two-Face (GD-VG), #242 (VG), #243 Adams art (VG-FN), #244 Adams art (FN-VF+), #245 Adams art (GD), #251 Joker cover, Adams art (FN-VF), #265 (VF), #368 1st new Robin in costume (NM), #404 Miller scripts begin (NM+), #405 (NM+), #406 (NM+), #407 (NM)

The Brave and the Bold (9) with: (8) featuring Neal Adams art with: #81 (VG), #82 (VG), #83 (VG), #84 (VG), #85 1st new costume for Green Arrow (FN), #86 (FN-VF), #100 (FN+), #102 (VG-FN); and #200 double-sized anniversary final issue (VF)

DC Super-Stars #17 “Secret Origins of Super-Heroes” with The Huntress, Green Arrow, Batman & Catwoman marry (FN-VF)

Detective Comics (6) all Adams art with: #400 1st Man-Bat (FN-VF), #402 (VG-FN), #404 (FN-VF), #407 (FN-), #408 (VG-FN), #410 (VG+)

The Flash (5) with: (4) with Adams art: #217 Green Lantern/Green Arrow series begins (VG+), #218 (VG), #219 (FN), #226 (FN-VF); and #350 double-sized final issue (NM)

Green Lantern/(Green Arrow) (15) with: (2) Green Lantern only: #40 Origin of Infinite Earths, (VG+), #59 1st Guy Gardner (FN+); and (13) Green Lantern/Green Arrow: #77 2nd G.L./G.A. issue (FN-VF), #78 (VG-FN+), #79 (FN), #80 (FN), #81 (FN-VF), #82 (FN-VF), #83 G.L. reveals identity to Carol Ferris (FN), #84 (FN), #85 drug issue (FN-VF), #86 drug issue (FN-VF), #87 2nd Guy Gardner (FN-VF+), #88 unpublished Gold Age G.L. story (VG+), #89 (FN-VF+)

Secret Origins 2nd Series (7) average (FN to VF-NM) with issue numbers: 1 Superman/Batman/Flash, 2, Green Lantern/Atom, 3 Wonder Woman, 4, Vigilante, 5 Spectre, 6 Blackhawk/Legion of Super-Heroes, 7 Aquaman/Robin

Superman “original series” (10) average (VG-FN to VF) with issue numbers: 233, 234, 235, 236, 237, 238, 240, 241 New Wonder woman appearance, 242, 254 Adams art

Swamp Thing “original DC series” (9) average (FN to VF+) with issue numbers: 2 1st (brief) appearance Patchwork Man, 3 1st full appearance Patchwork Man, 4, 5, 6, 7 Batman cover, 8, 9, 10 last Wrightson issue

World’s Finest (13) average (VG-FN to FN-VF) with issue numbers: 200 Adams cover art, 201, 202, 203, 205, 207, 208, 209, 210, 212, 213, 214, 300

DC Copper Age Titles (47) average (VF to NM+) with: The Adventures of Superman 424; (4) Aquaman “1st Limited Series”: 1, 2, 3, 4; (12) Crisis on Infinite Earths: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12; Batman Legend of the Dark Knight 1 with blue wrap cover; (7) Deadman: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7; 1983 Green Lantern/Green Arrow #1 with N. Adams cover; (7) The Man of Steel: (2) 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6; (8) Millenium: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8; Superman 2nd Series: (2) 75 “The Death of Superman” ((1) in sealed black ploy bag, (1) loose); (4) The New Teen Titans: (2) 1, 2, 3

Graphic Novels (18) average (VF to NM+) with: The Amazing Spiderman “Hooky”; (4) Batman the Dark Knight: 1 D.K. Returns, 2 D.K. Triumphant, 3 Hunt the D.K., 4 D.K. Falls; Batman the Killing Joke; (4) The Cult: 1, 2, 3, 4; Green Arrow the Longbow Hunters Book One: The Hunters; (2) History of the DC Universe: 1, 2; (Frank Miller’s) Ronin Book One; (4) Havok & Wolverine Meltdown: 1, 2, 3, 4

Marvel copper Age Titles (19) average (VF to NM+) with: Amazing Spider-Man Annual 21 “Special wedding Issue”; The Incredible Hulk & Wolverine 1; Marvel and DC present The Uncanny X-Men and The New teen Titans 1; (6) Marvel Fanfare: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6; (2) Marvel Super Heroes Secret War: 1, 8 Spider-Man’s new black costume explained as alien costume (1st appearance of Venom as alien costume); The New Mutants 1; Phoenix the Untold Story 1; Special edition X-Men 1; Spider-Man vs. Wolverine 1; X-Factor 10 signed at bottom of first page by Louise Simonson (“9”) and Walt Simonson (“9-10”) both no authentication due to time/costs; (3) X-Men Classics: 1, 2, 3

Spectacular Spider-Man Magazine #2 with Green Goblin cover (VG+)

Over-Sized (Treasury type) issues (3) with: 1976 Superman vs. the Amazing Spider-Man “The Battle of the Century” (FN-VF); 1981 Batman vs. the Incredible Hulk (FN+); 1981 Superman and Spider-Man stamped on front cover with “Compimentary/ Not To Be Sold” (FN-VF+)

Fireside Book Series (3) with: 1976 Bring on the Bad Guys (FN+); 1974 Origins of Marvel Comics (FN); 1975 Son of Origins (FN)

2005 Batman Begins Collectible Lithograph in original folder

 
 
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