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Morphy’s to auction rare first-issue comic books April 28
|Written by Auction House PR|
|Monday, 23 April 2012 15:00|
DENVER, Pa. – On April 28 Morphy Auctions will hold its first-ever single-day auction devoted entirely to comic books. The sale will begin at 10 a.m. Eastern Time, with Internet live bidding through LiveAuctioneers.com.
The auction features a great grouping of early Planet Comics issues. Highlights are led by an issue #1 with a CGC grade of 9.0, estimated at $15,000-$20,000. Also included in the Planet group are issues #3, CGC 8.5, estimate $2,500-$3,000; and issue #4, CGC 9.0, estimate $7,000-$8,000.
Other early Golden Age comic books entered in the sale include Daredevil Battles Hitler #1, CGC 8.5, estimate $7,500-$8,500; Sub-Mariner Comics #1, CGC 5.5, estimate $5,000-$6,000; and Captain America #1, CGC 6.5 (restored), estimate $10,000-$12,000.
This auction also includes more than 300 graded Silver Age books with such titles as The Amazing Spider-man, The Fantastic Four, Iron Man, X-Men, Avengers and many other Marvel and DC productions. There will also be a fabulous selection of ungraded Golden and Silver Age comics.
For additional information, tel. 717-335-3435, e-mail
. Visit Morphy’s online at www.morphyauctions.com.
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|Last Updated on Monday, 23 April 2012 17:05|