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Action Comics 100, 101, 102 (September, October, November 1946) by  Alvin Schwartz - Paperback - 1st Edition - 1946 - from N & A Smiles (SKU: 019829)

Action Comics 100, 101, 102 (September, October, November 1946)

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Action Comics 100, 101, 102 (September, October, November 1946)

by Schwartz, Alvin

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  • paperback
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New York: Detective Comics Inc. (DC Comics/Superman Publication), 1946 A nice little run of Action Comics from 1946, all three issues featuring covers by Wayne Boring, including his famous Atom Bomb cover on #101. Issue #100 is a VERY GOOD copy with faint creasing on somewhat brittle cover, stress creases to spine, old tape over 2" tear in front cover and first four pages, but a solid copy internally very clean and bright throughout. Cover art by Wayne Boring and Ed Dobrotka. The Sleuth Who Never Failed starring Superman, script by Alvin Schwartz, art by Ira Yarbrough. The Rhyming Horse starring Hayfoot Henry, script by Al Schwartz, art by Stan Kaye. The Case of the Captive Seals starring Congo Bill, art by Fred Ray. The Book That Was Too Real starring Vigilante, script by Don Cameron, inks by George Roussos. Magic--Past or Present starring Zatara, script by Don Cameron, art by W. F. White. 52 pgs. Cover price $0.10. Issue #101 is a GOOD copy, with faint creasing to supple cover, tape re-inforcing to inner edges of covers, stress creases to slighly rolled spine,new staples, but a solid copy, internally very clean and bright throughout. Nuclear explosion cover by Wayne Boring and Stan Kaye. Crime Paradise starring Superman, pencils by Win Mortimer, inks by George Roussos. Devilfish's Domain starring Congo Bill, script by Alvin Schwartz, art by Ed Smalle. The Perfect Hideaway starring Hayfoot Henry, script by Alvin Schwartz, art by Stan Kaye. When East Goes West starring Vigilante, script by Joe Samachson, inks by George Roussos. The Man Who Didn't Dare starring Zatara, art by W. F. White. 52 pgs.Cover price $0.10. Issue #102 is a FAIR copy with trimmed and chipped front cover, rear cover badly worn with approximately 30% loss around edges, spine is taped and chipped, however all pages are intact supple and complete. Cover art by Wayne Boring and Stan Kaye. Mr. Mxyztplk and his Wonderful Lamp starring Superman, pencils by Ira Yarbrough, inks by Stan Kaye. A Logical Wrangle starring Hayfoot Henry, script by Alvin Schwartz, art by Stan Kaye. Congo, U.S.A. starring Congo Bill, script by Alvin Schwartz, art by Ed Smalle. Swan Song For Outlaws starring Vigilante, art by George Roussos. Antics About Ancestors starring Zatara, art by W. F. White. 52 pgs. Cover price $0.10.

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bookseller
N & A Smiles AU (AU)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
019829
Title
Action Comics 100, 101, 102 (September, October, November 1946)
Author
Schwartz, Alvin
Illustrator
Ira Yarbrough, Win Mortimer, George Roussos, Stan Kaye (Covers by Wayne Boring)
Format/binding
Soft cover
Book condition
Used - Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Paperback
Publisher
Detective Comics Inc. (DC Comics/Superman Publication)
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1946

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We are located on the Great Eastern Highway in the Central Wheatbelt town of Kellerberrin in Western Australia, 2-1/2 hours drive from Perth. We are directly opposite East Crossing Road, nestled in between the Tyre Service and the TAFE College. Public Transport is available via the Prospector & Avon Link passenger train services, or via the Goldfields Express bus service. We specialise in Collectible Paperbacks with an emphasis on Science Fiction and Crime Novels, but we also carry an extensive range of Mythology, Icelandic Sagas, Middle English Texts, Australian Exploration, Aboriginal Studies, Tolkien, Gor Books, Proto Science Fiction, Early SF Pulp Magazines and much more. Drop in for a browse and cup of coffee.

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