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Sat, Oct 14, 2023 12:00PM EDT
Lot 205

6 Marvel Comics, WHAT IF? #35, #36, #37, #41, #42 (Newsstand Edition) & #44

Estimate: $40 - $60

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: Diana Albers, Dave Billman, Sal Buscema, John Byrne, Janice Chiang, Tom DeFalco, Steve Ditko, Peter B. Gillis, Michael Golden, Mark Gruenwald, Ed Hannigan, Bob Harras, Michael Higgins, Arvell Jones, David Anthony Kraft, Greg LaRocque, Ralph Macchio, Bill Mantlo, Frank Miller, John Morelli, Rick Parker, Joe Rosen, George Roussos, Christie Scheele, Bob Sharen, Jim Sherman, Bill Sienkiewicz, Marc Silvestri, Roger Stern, Mike Vosburg, Don Warfield, Glynis Wein, Alan Weiss, Alan Zelenetz; Marvel Comics (USA)
Marking(s); notes: no signatures/marking(s); Oct. 10, 1982/Dec. 10, 1982/Feb. 10, 1983/Oct. 10, 1983/Mar. 31, 1984
Materials: paper
Dimensions (H, W, D): 10.25"h, 6.5"w
Additional Information: Lot consists of six books: WHAT IF? #35: WHAT IF ELEKTRA HAD LIVED?; WHAT IF? #36: WHAT IF THE FANTASTIC FOUR HAD NOT GAINED SUPER-POWERS?; WHAT IF? #37: WHAT IF THE BEAST AND THE THING CONTINUED TO MUTATE?; WHAT IF? #41: WHAT IF DESTINY HAD NOT DESTROYED ATLANTIS?; WHAT IF? #42 (Newsstand Edition): WHAT IF THE INVISIBLE GIRL HAD DIED?; and WHAT IF? #44: WHAT IF CAPTAIN AMERICA WERE REVIVED TODAY?

Information about comic books has been obtained using the following sources: gocollect.com, cgccomics.com, comics.overstreetaccess.com, cbcscomics.com, and/or the typed information provided on the slab of graded books.

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Condition

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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