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The Penguin Book of Comics: A Slight History

by George Perry, Alan Aldridge

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Published
1971
Condition
Good -
ISBN
9780140028027
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$27.50

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Penguin Books, 1971. 272pp. Index. Original still wraps. Pages are clean (unmarked) but age-toned (yellowed). Binding is tight and secure. Covers are sunned (yellowed)/finger soiled with nicking to head/heel of spine, light bumping to corners, rubbing to extremities. Nice reading copy. . Oversized Softcover. Good -/No Jacket as Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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A Smithsonian Book of Comic-Book Comics

by Michael Barrier, Martin Williams (editors)

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Published
1981
Condition
Good +
Edition
First Thus
ISBN
9780874742282
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$38.50

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Smithsonian Institution Press / Harry N. Abrams, 1981. 336pp. Original black cloth covered boards. Pages are clean (unmarked) but age-toned. Binding is tight and secure. Boards have light bumping to heel of spine, slight rubbing to extremities. Unclipped DJ has light nicking to head/heel of spine, rubbing to extremities. We have added a removable mylar covering… Read more
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Kirby: King of Comics

by Evanier, Mark

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Published
2008
Condition
Very Good -
Edition
First Edition, 2nd Printing
ISBN
9780810994478
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$60.00

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New York: Harry N. ,Abrams, Inc. Publishers, 2008. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. Jacket has been mylared for protection. This is an oversized book and may require extra postage. Lavishly illustrated in color and black and white. Introduction by Neil Gaiman. … Read more
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Li'l Abner the Frazetta Years Volume 3 1958-1959

by Kitchen, Denis, Ed.

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Published
2003
Condition
Very Good -
Edition
First Edition, 1st printing
ISBN
9781569719770
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$48.00

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New York: Dark Horse Books, 2003. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book shows some shelfwear. This is an oversized book and may require extra postage. No jacket, pictorial hardback. Color strips throughout. Corners bumped and worn. Small tear at the head of the spine.. First Edition,… Read more
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Dennis the Menace: Dennis and the Bible Kids, David

by Toole, Fred

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Published
1977
Condition
Good -
Edition
Comic Book
ISBN
9780876807958
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$4.40

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Waco, TX: Word Books, 1977. Original wraps. Cover price $.49. Pictures by Hank Ketcham. Stories by Fred Toole. Deninis has discovered that the Bible has stories about kids like him. This one (of six), deals with David. Pages are clean (no writing, underlining, or highlighting) but yellowing with age. Some minor scuffing/soiling to… Read more
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Barnaby and Mr O'malley

by Johnson, Crockett

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Published
1944
Condition
Good -
Edition
First Thus, Collectible
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$33.00

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New York, NY: Henry Holt and Company, 1944. 328pp. Original blue cloth with red lettering. Copyright page states "Copyright, 1943, 1944, by field Publications." Fully illustrated with black and white cartoons by the author. Pages are clean (no writing, underlining, or highlighting) but yellowed with age. Binding is slightly cracked (and text block is pulling… Read more
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Boffo

by Martin, Joe

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Published
1986
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition, Collectible
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$22.00

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Chicago, IL: Turnbull & Willoughby Publishers, 1986. Stated First Printing (March 1986). Original illustrated glossy wraps. 8.5" x 5.25 (oblong softcover). 110pp. Pages are clean (no writing, underlining, or highlighting) but yellowing with age. A few pages are dogeared. Binding is tight with no cracks or breaks. Covers have some minor scuffing/finger soiling.… Read more
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Comic Art in America

by Stephen Becker, Rube Goldberg (introduction by)

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Published
1959
Condition
Good -
Edition
First Edition
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$110.00

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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1959. 387pp. Index. Original boards. Nearly 400 illustrations. Stated First Edition. Pages are clean (unmarked) but yellowed with age. Hinges are slightly creased but inner text block is tight and secure. Boards have slight fraying to corners, bumping to head/heel of spine, some dust soiling, moderate rubbing to extremities. … Read more
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$110.00
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The Best Comics of the Decade Volume 1

by Editors of The Comics Journal (selected by)

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Published
1990
Condition
Good +
Edition
First Edition, 1st printing
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Seattle, WA: Fantagraphics Books, 1990. 122pp. Original illustrated stiff wraps. Stated First Fantagraphics Books edition: June, 1990. 1st Printing (with complete number line). Pages are clean (no writing) but a bit dull witha ge. Binding is tight adn secure. Covers are scuffed, light bumping to head/heel of spine, slight rubbing to extremities. Nice… Read more
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