ComicLink is now gathering consignments for their upcoming Fall Featured Auction, which will begin on November 14, 2018. Interested sellers can contact ComicLink at email@example.com or (617) 517-0062 (option 1) to speak with Josh Nathanson, Douglas Gillock, Jason Crosby, Jon Signorelli or Ross Kearney. Upfront cash advances are available upon request.
There are some very impressive new additions to the Fall Featured Auction preview including Strange Tales #110 (first Doctor Strange) CGC 9.4 from the Northland Pedigree. Another major key just added is More Fun Comics #73 (first appearance of Aquaman and first appearance of Green Arrow) CGC 6.5. With the Aquaman movie just weeks away, now is a great time to own this very rare comic book.
The growing preview also includes a high-grade Amazing Spider-Man #1 in CGC 8.5 along with an impressive ultra high-grade Near Mint selection from the Silver Age Amazing Spider-Man run including many pedigree examples as well as some examples in CGC 9.8 that very rarely come to market in that condition. Some of these include Amazing Spider-Man #24 CGC 9.6 Northland Pedigree, #30 CGC 9.8 (highest, one of eight), Boston Pedigree, #32 CGC 9.8 Massachusetts Pedigree (highest, one of four), #33 CGC 9.8, #34 CGC 9.6 Curator Pedigree, #37 (first Norman Osborn) CGC 9.6, #49 CGC 9.8, #53 CGC 9.8 Curator Pedigree, #54 CGC 9.8 Curator Pedigree (highest, one of nine), #58 CGC 9.8 (highest, one of eight), #72 CGC 9.8 (highest, one of six), #121 (death of Gwen Stacy) CGC 9.8 and #122 CGC 9.8 (death of Green Goblin). You'll also find a pristine example of that mega-popular issue, #300 (first full Venom) CGC 9.8 Signature Series signed by Stan Lee! As well as Batman #11 (classic first Joker cover in title) CGC 5.5, Captain America Comics #3 (classic Red Skull cover, Stan Lee’s first published story) CGC 7.5 (A-2), Captain Marvel #1 (second Carol Danvers) CGC 9.8 and Tomb of Dracula #10 (first Blade) CGC 9.8.
Other highlights include Incredible Hulk #181 (first full Wolverine) CGC 9.8; Fantastic Four #1 (first Fantastic Four and origin) CGC 7.0, #3 (first uniforms) CGC 8.5 and #45 (1st Inhumans) CGC 9.4; Showcase #4 (first Silver Age Flash and origin) CGC 6.0; Detective Comics #37 (last pre-Robin Batman story, Batman cover) CGC 6.0, #32 CGC 3.5, #34 CGC 3.0 and #225 (first Martian Manhunter) CGC 6.0; Action Comics #19 CGC 7.5, #242 (first Brainiac) CGC 8.0 and #252 (first Supergirl) CGC 6.5; Marvel Super-Heroes #13 (first Carol Danvers, the current Captain Marvel) CGC 9.6; Archie Comics #1 CGC 4.0 slight (C-1); Marvel Family #1 (first Black Adam) CGC 8.0; House of Secrets #92 (first Swamp Thing) CGC 9.6 and CGC 9.2; Strange Tales #110 (first Doctor Strange) 9.0; Justice League of America #9 (origin issue) CGC 9.6 (highest, one of five) and #30 (2nd JLA/JSA team-up) CGC 9.6 (highest, one of four); Avengers #1 (1st Avengers and origin) CGC 7.5, #2 CGC 9.4 and #4 (1st SA Captain America) CGC 8.0; Superman’s Pal Jimmy Olsen #134 (first Darkseid) CGC 9.8 (highest, one of seven); The Flash #132 CGC 9.6, #139 (first Reverse Flash) CGC 9.2; Amazing Spider-Man #13 (first Mysterio) CGC 8.5 and #14 (first Green Goblin) CGC 8.0; Blue Beetle #52 (Classic Kamen cover) CGC 9.0 and #54 (classic GGA cover) CGC 7.0; Shock SuspenStories #16 (highest, one of eight) Gaines File; Marvel Spotlight #5 (first Ghost Rider) CGC 9.4; and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #1 (first Turtles) CGC 8.5.
Some original art offerings include Ross Andru title splash to Amazing Spider-Man #134 featuring a large image of Spider-Man swinging near the Hudson River; Todd McFarlane Incredible Hulk #338 page with an ideal battle scene; Gene Colan Tomb of Dracula #42 cover featuring Blade; Carmine Infantino Detective Comics #403 a rare title splash featuring Batman from the early “Creature of the Night” period plus early Silver Age pages from The Flash #112, #119, #132 and #135; Earl Norem painted cover to Savage Sword of Conan #80; Ernie Chan cover to Master of Kung-Fu #17, the first issue of the long-running series, with Shang-Chi battling Blackjack Tarr in the later’s first appearance; Tim Bradstreet The Punisher #16 cover – a rare cover featuring both Punisher and Wolverine, plus the variant cover to Before Watchmen: Comedian #2; Steve Dillon an amazing finale splash from Preacher #60 with Jesse and the Saint of Killers, Glenn Fabry’s painted recreation of that same splash (offered separately); and Bernie Wrightson’s painted Spider-Man vs. monster page from the “Hooky” Marvel Graphic Novel.
Frank Brunner Howard the Duck #1 page with Howard, Bev, Peter Parker and Jonah Jameson; Dave Cockrum Giant-size Avengers #3 page featuring Hawkeye in seven panels plus a Ms. Marvel #21 page with Carol Danver’s alter ego battling the Lizard Men; John Buscema Savage Sword of Conan #5 chapter splash and a page from #23 with Conan making the moves on a scantily clad barbarian babe; Conan Annual #4 battle page, a page from Howard the Duck #3 with Howard and Bev, the title splash to Marvel Super Special #12 with the Warriors of the Shadow Realm, plus a page from the first issue of the memorable 1982 X-Men mini-series, Magik, with Illyana being trained by an elderly Ororo; John Romita page from Captain America #141 with Cap and the Falcon battling the Grey Gargoyle, and a page from Amazing Spider-Man #118 with Spider-Man swinging through the city, Peter and Gwen kissing, and MJ and Harry are included.
Additional highlights include Rob Liefeld Prophet/Cable #1 cover; Alex Ross Paradise X #9 cover with Iron Man 2020, Deathlok and Machine Man & #12 cover with the Thing and Mister Fantastic; Werner Roth X-Men #32 page from the Silver Age with Juggernaut unmasking; Ron Lim and George Perez Infinity Gauntlet #4 page with Thanos, Silver Surfer and Warlock; Paul Ryan Avengers #316 cover with the Avengers and Spider-Man battling the Hordes of Nebula; Mike Ploog page from Werewolf By Night #7; two Mike Mignola covers; Pablo Marcos Who’s Who Update ‘87 #5 wrap-around cover with the first time the characters from Watchmen appeared on the cover of a DC publication; Ivan Reis Justice League #31 (2014) cover with Batman, Lex Luthor and team; John McCrea Demon Annual #2 full page splash showing the very first time Tommy Monaghan becomes Hitman; John Cassaday Shadowland #1 cover with Spider-Man, Daredevil, Punisher, Moon Knight, Luke Cage & Iron Fist, Shadowland #3 cover with Punisher, Spider-Man, Moon Knight and Ghost Rider, Uncanny Avengers #4 variant cover, a homage to Kirby’s Avengers #4 cover with Cap, Thor, Scarlet Witch, Rogue and Havok, and a page from Star Wars #6 with Luke Skywalker battling Boba Fett.
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