From the collection of a savvy hoarder comes this lightly handled investment lot of (107) Bronze Age #1 issue comic books overwhelmingly ranging (FN to NM+). With B.A. comics gaining prominence many of these key first issues are realizing significant sales figures and given the overall quality of this group, future gains are inevitable. Highlights are: Marvel Titles: Black Panther, The Defenders, Hero For Hire, Giant-Size Kid Colt, Spectacular Spider-Man, Star Wars, Warlock; DC Titles: The Demon, Jonah Hex, Omac, The Shadow. More on our website.
#1 first issues are almost always the key issue of their respective series and have shown great appreciation throughout the history of comic collecting. Published between 1971-1983, this important collection of (107) all different inaugural issues has been in storage for more than thirty years. As mentioned above they present as lightly handled with many having never been read and others read only once or twice. Approximately 90% are bagged and boarded and those that are not remain very appealing. All grade in the (FN to NM+) range unless noted and the lot will yield plenty of examples worthy of grading submission.
The complete list of included titles is as follows:
Highlights: The Black Panther, The Defenders, Hero For Hire, Giant-Size Kid Colt (VG-FN), Spectacular Spider-Man, Star Wars, Warlock
Additonal Highlights: The Champions, Crypt of Shadows, Doc Savage, Giant-Size Defenders (VG-FN), The Inhumans, The Invaders King-Size Annual, Journey Into Mystery (1972 second series), Ms. Marvel, Marvel Team-Up King-Size Annual with Spider-Man and the X-Men, Star Trek, Vault of Evil, What If
Balance: Battlestar Galactica, Black Goliath, Combat Kelly and the Deadly Dozen, Conan the Barbarian King-Size special issue, The Deep, The Defenders King-Size Annual, Devil Dinosaur, Dr. Strange King-Size Annual, The Eternals, The Eternals King-Size Annual, Giant-Size Marvel Triple Action, Godzilla, Howard the Duck King-Size Annual, The Human Fly, The Island of Dr. Moreau, John Carter Warlord of Mars, John Carter Warlord of Mars King-Size Annual, Logan’s Run, Machine Man, The Man-Thing (1979 Vol. 2 series), Marvel Adventure Featuring Daredevil, Marvel Chillers featuring Modred the Mystic, Marvel Classics Comics Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, Marvel Double Feature featuring Captain America and Iron Man, Marvel Feature presents Red Sonja, Marvel Presents: Bloodstone, Marvel Spotlight on Captain Marvel, Marvel Super Action starring Captain America, Marvel Two-in-One presents The Thing King-Size Annual, Master of Kung Fu King-Size Annual, The Micronauts, Nova, Omega the Unknown, Power Man King-Size Annual, Red Sonja, The Savage She-Hulk, Shogun Warriors, Skull the Slayer, Spider-Woman, Tarzan Lord of the Jungle, Tarzan King-Size Annual, 2001: A Space Odyssey, Worlds Unknown
Highlights: The Demon, Jonah Hex, Omac, The Shadow
Additional Highlights: Blitzkrieg, DC Comics Presents Superman and Flash, Isis, Man-Bat (VG-FN), Secret Origins of Super-Heroes and Super-Villains, Shazam, The Super Friends, Wanted The World’s Most Dangerous Villains
Balance: Battle Classics, Beowulf (VG), Black Lightning, Champion Sports, Doorway to Nightmare, Firestorm, Four Star Battle, G.I. War Tales, Hercules Unbound (VG-FN), Johnny Thunder (VG+), Karate Kid, Legion of Super-Heroes, Men of War, The New Adventures of Superboy, The Secret Society of Super Villains, Shade the Changing Man, Starfire, Star Hunters, Steel, Super-Heroes Battle Super-Gorillas, Super-Team Family Giant, Swamp Thing, Sword & Sorcery, Weird Worlds, Welcome Back Kotter
Atlas Titles: Barbarians featuring Iron Jaw, Demon Hunter (VG-FN), The Hands of the Dragon (VG-FN), Western Action starring Kid Cody Gunfighter and the Comanche Kid, Targit (VG+)
Modern Comics Titles: Monster Hunters, Scary Tales
Skywald Comics Titles: Wild Western Action featuring: The Bravados