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Sat, Oct 14, 2023 12:00PM EDT
Lot 213

4 Marvel Comics, STAR WARS #7, #8, #39 & #41

Estimate: $40 - $50

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $10
$200 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000
Artist/Designer; Manufacturer: Howard Chaykin, John Costanza, Jo Duffy, Danny Fingeroth, Carl Gafford, Carlos Garzon, Stan Goldberg, Archie Goodwin, Gil Kane, Jim Novak, Tom Palmer, Joe Rosen, Marie Severin, Roy Thomas, Rick Veitch, Irving Watanabe, Glynis Wein, Al Williamson; Marvel Comics (USA)
Marking(s); notes: no signatures/marking(s); Jan. 10, 1978/Feb. 10, 1978/Sep. 10, 1980/Nov. 10, 1980
Materials: paper
Dimensions (H, W, D): 10.25"h, 6.5"w
Additional Information: Lot consists of four books: STAR WARS #7: NEW PLANETS, NEW PERILS! (Key Issue: First original Star Wars Marvel story. First appearance of Crimson Jack); STAR WARS #8: EIGHT FOR ABUDA-3 (Key Issue: First appearance of Amaiza Foxtrain. First appearance of Jaxxon. First appearance of Don-Wan Kihotay. First appearance of FE-9Q. First appearance of Hedji. First appearance of Jimm Doshun); STAR WARS #39: THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK: BEGINNING (Key Issue: Part 1 to the Empire Strikes Back movie adaptation); and STAR WARS #41: THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK: IMPERIAL PURSUIT (Key Issue: Part 3 to Empire Strikes Back movie adaptation. First brief appearance of Yoda in comics).

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very good/good, in archival polypropylene sleeves, see detailed photographs (Condition reports for lots grouping two or more comics are a general. Please inquire for more detailed descriptions and/or photos.)

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