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American Comic Book Chronicles The 1950s (1950-59) EXCELLENT - OOP

Incredible chronicle of the 1950s era of comics, including the great EC titles like Tales From the Crypt and Haunt of Fear, as well as Famous Monsters of Filmland. CURRENTLY OUT OF PRINT BUT AVAILABLE HERE!

Price: $59.95  Sale Price: $54.95  You Save: $5.00 (8%)

Bill Schelly authors this volume on the 1950s era of Marilyn Monroe and Elvis Presley, with a year-by-year account of the most significant comics, notable creators, and impactful trends.

Schelly examines the rise of the EC "New Trend" titles (Tales of the Crypt, Weird Science), Harvey Kurtzman's Mad, and Carl Bark's work on Donald Duck and Uncle Scrooge. Plus, the retooling of the Flash in Showcase #4 that kicked off the Silver Age, the introduction of the Martian Manhunter, Adam Strange, and the new Green Lantern! Also, the return of the Timely heroes Captain America, the Human Torch, and the Sub-Mariner, and the birth of Joe Simon and Jack Kirby's Fighting American and The Fly!

Brand-new and uncirculated. This hard cover volume has 240 glossy pages with hundreds of full color photos of the comics of the era.

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American Comic Book Chronicles The 1960s (1960-64) EXCELLENT

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