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    Doctor Strange Afterlife TPB (2017 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST
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    1st printing. Collects Doctor Strange (1968 1st Series) #180-183, Sub-Mariner (1968-1974 1st Series) #22, Incredible Hulk (1962-1999 1st Series) #126, Marvel Feature (1971 1st Series) #1, Marvel Premiere (1972-1981) #3-14 and Doctor Strange (1974-1987 2nd Series) #1-5. Written by Kurt Busiek, David Quinn, Evan Skolnick, Warren Ellis, Todd DeZago, J. M. DeMatteis, and Marc Andreyko. Art by Ricardo Villagran, Peter Gross, Richard Pace, Marie Severin, Mark Buckingham, Gary Frank, Pascual Ferry, and P. Craig Russell. Cover by Gary Frank. A new look for Strange - but will it be his last? The Sorcerer Supreme has a youthful appearance, yet he's still taking care of business including Nightmare's hunt for an heir! But long hair and dark glasses don't suit a man as urbane as Stephen Strange. It's time for a dapper new wardrobe and a new source of power: catastrophe magic! Which is fitting, given what archfoe Baron Mordo has in store. Mordo has had a profound impact on Strange's life - and now the villain is plotting his death! Plus: In an award-winning classic, discover what disturbs Stephen! And a particularly Strange Tale unites the Sorcerer Supreme with the Thing and Human Torch! Softcover, 496 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 13 of the Doctor Strange Epic Collection - Years Covered: 1994-1997. Cover price $39.99.

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    Ant-Man/Giant Man The Man in the Ant Hill TPB (2015 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Collects stories from Tales to Astonish (1959-1968 1st Series) #27 and #35-59. Written by Stan Lee. Art and cover by Jack Kirby. A man of action and a man of science, Dr. Henry Pym invented an amazing growth serum and a cybernetic helmet, and with them he became - the Astonishing Ant-Man! Pym soon teamed with Janet Van Dyne, the winsome Wasp, and the two tiny titans went on to battle an array of mini- and maxi-sized menaces from the Scarlet Beetle to the Black Knight! But adventures in the microscopic world weren't enough for one of the Marvel Age's first super heroes. Soon, Ant-Man became the biggest Avenger there ever was - Giant-Man! And his foundational adventures are all here in this debut Epic Collection! Softcover, 448 pages, full color. All Ages NOTE: Book 1 of the Ant-Man/Giant Man Epic Collection - Years Covered: 1962-1964. Cover price $34.99.

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    Amazing Spider-Man Great Power TPB (2014 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

    1st printing. Collects Amazing Spider-Man (1963-1998 1st Series) #1-17 and ANNUAL #1, and material from Amazing Fantasy (1962) #15. Written by Stan Lee. Art by Steve Ditko and Jack Kirby. Cover by Steve Ditko. In 1962, in the pages of a comic book slated for cancellation, Stan Lee and Steve Ditko gave birth to one of the most enduring icons in American popular culture: the Amazing Spider-Man! Turning the concept of a super hero on its head, they imbued the young, guilt-ridden Peter Parker with the fantastic powers of an arachnid and the fantastic pressures of an everyday teenager. The combination was pure magic. Now, you can leap into Spider-Man's web-slinging world from the very beginning, including the tragic origin that started it all; the first appearances of the Daily Bugle and J. Jonah Jameson; and the debut of classic villains including the Green Goblin, Dr. Octopus, the Sandman, the Vulture and Electro! Softcover, 504 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 1 of the Amazing Spider-Man Epic Collection - Years Covered: 1962–1964. Cover price $34.99.

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    Amazing Spider-Man Great ResponsibilityTPB (2016 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

    1st printing. Collects Amazing Spider-Man (1963-1998 1st Series) #18-38 and ANNUAL #2. Written by Stan Lee. Art by Steve Ditko and Jack Kirby. Cover by Steve Ditko. Stan Lee and Steve Ditko created an unabashed cultural phenomenon in the AMAZING SPIDER-MAN. Their pitch-perfect blend of Peter Parker's everyday woes and Spider-Man's never-say-die adventures was something undeniably special. And after years of perfecting that formula, they unleashed the definitive Spider-Man masterpiece: the Master Planner saga! Putting Spider-Man through the most wrenching experience of his career, Lee and Ditko defined the spirit of a hero that has inspired millions. This Epic Collection has that complete story and so much more in store: the first appearance of Gwen Stacy, Peter Parker's high-school graduation and landmark battles with the Green Goblin - plus a spellbinding team-up with that other famous Lee/Ditko creation, Doctor Strange! Softcover, 504 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 2 of the Amazing Spider-Man Epic Collection - Years Covered: 1964-1966. Cover price $39.99.

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    Amazing Spider-Man The Goblin's Last Stand TPB (2017 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

    1st printing. Collects Amazing Spider-Man (1963-1998 1st Series) #105-123. Written by Stan Lee and Gerry Conway. Art by John Romita, Sr. and Gil Kane. Cover by John Romita,Sr. Spider-Man braves showdowns with Kraven the Hunter, Doctor Octopus, Hammerhead, Spider Slayers, and even the mighty Hulk, but nothing could have possibly prepared him for the tragedy he would face at the hands of the Green Goblin! Featuring the tragic demise of a much beloved member of the Spidey cast and a final showdown between hero and villain for the ages! Featuring Doctor Strange. Softcover, 432 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 7 of the Amazing Spider-Man Epic Collection - Years Covered: 1972-1973. Cover price $34.99.

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    Amazing Spider-Man Ghosts of the Past TPB (2014 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-REP

    2nd and later printings. Written by Tom DeFalco, Bob Layton, Craig Anderson, Peter David, Stan Lee, Louise Simonson and Danny Fingeroth. Art by Ron Frenz, Bob Layton, Paty Cockrum, Sal Buscema, Bob McLeod, Mary Wilshire, Greg LaRocque, Mike Harris, Mike Zeck, Dave Simons, Joe Rubinstein, Brett Breeding, Carlos Garzon, John Beatty, Kyle Baker, Jackson Guice, Pat Redding and Jim Mooney. Cover by Ron Frenz and Joe Rubinstein. Collects Amazing Spider-Man (1963-1998 1st Series) #259-272, Amazing Spider-Man (1963 1st Series) Annual #18-19, and Web of Spider-Man (1985 1st Series) #1 and 6. Cover by Sal Ron Frenz. The Hobgoblin is back! The high-flying villain is after Norman Osborn's journals - and he's targeted Mary Jane and the pregnant Liz Osborn! Plus: Mary Jane reveals the secrets of her childhood! The Scorpion attacks as J. Jonah Jameson ties the knot! Spidey battles the symbiotic alien costume in a senses-shattering showdown! The Kingpin strikes after the Beyonder turns a skyscraper to gold! Spidey faces the cosmic power of Firelord! The new Spider-Slayer attacks the person he believes to be Spider-Man: Mary Jane! And things get downright silly when Spidey must deal with Spider-Kid, Frog-Man and the Toad, and track a thief to...the suburbs! Featuring the return of Black Fox and Crusher Hogan, and the debuts of Silver Sable and Slyde! Softcover, 472 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 15 of the Amazing Spider-Man Epic Collection - Years Covered: Dec 1984-Jan 1986. Cover price $34.99.

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    Amazing Spider-Man Ghosts of the Past TPB (2014 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Written by Tom DeFalco, Bob Layton, Craig Anderson, Peter David, Stan Lee, Louise Simonson and Danny Fingeroth. Art by Ron Frenz, Bob Layton, Paty Cockrum, Sal Buscema, Bob McLeod, Mary Wilshire, Greg LaRocque, Mike Harris, Mike Zeck, Dave Simons, Joe Rubinstein, Brett Breeding, Carlos Garzon, John Beatty, Kyle Baker, Jackson Guice, Pat Redding and Jim Mooney. Cover by Ron Frenz and Joe Rubinstein. Collects Amazing Spider-Man (1963-1998 1st Series) #259-272, Amazing Spider-Man (1963 1st Series) Annual #18-19, and Web of Spider-Man (1985 1st Series) #1 and 6. Cover by Sal Ron Frenz. The Hobgoblin is back! The high-flying villain is after Norman Osborn's journals - and he's targeted Mary Jane and the pregnant Liz Osborn! Plus: Mary Jane reveals the secrets of her childhood! The Scorpion attacks as J. Jonah Jameson ties the knot! Spidey battles the symbiotic alien costume in a senses-shattering showdown! The Kingpin strikes after the Beyonder turns a skyscraper to gold! Spidey faces the cosmic power of Firelord! The new Spider-Slayer attacks the person he believes to be Spider-Man: Mary Jane! And things get downright silly when Spidey must deal with Spider-Kid, Frog-Man and the Toad, and track a thief to...the suburbs! Featuring the return of Black Fox and Crusher Hogan, and the debuts of Silver Sable and Slyde! Softcover, 472 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 15 of the Amazing Spider-Man Epic Collection - Years Covered: Dec 1984-Jan 1986. Cover price $34.99.

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    Amazing Spider-Man Kraven's Last Hunt TPB (2017 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

    1st printing. Collects Amazing Spider-Man (1963-1998 1st Series) #289-294 and ANNUAL #20-21, Spider-Man vs. Wolverine (1987 Marvel), Web of Spider-Man (1985-1995) #29-32 and Spectacular Spider-Man (1976-1998 1st Series) #131-132. Written by David Michelinie, J.M. DeMatteis, Peter David, Jim Owsley, Jim Shooter, Ken McDonald, and Fred Schiller. Art by Mike Zeck, John Romita Jr., Alex Saviuk, Alan Kupperberg, Tom Palmer, Steve Geiger, Jack Abel, Kyle Baker, Jim Fern, Mark Beachum, Paul Ryan, and Mark Bright. Cover by Mike Zeck. Peter Parker and Mary Jane Watson are getting married! But Kraven the Hunter is going to make sure the wall-crawler ends up six feet under - literally! It begins with an all-time classic encounter with Wolverine that changes Spidey's life forever, leading to the death of one of his best friends! In the wake of tragedy, Peter pops the question - but the honeymoon is short-lived, as Kraven goes to extreme lengths to prove himself superior to his greatest foe! As one of comics' most introspective, psychological sagas ever unfolds, the Hunter will learn that it's one thing to defeat Spider-Man - but another to expect him to stay down! Softcover, 496 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 17 of the Amazing Spider-Man Epic Collection - Years Covered: 1986-1987. Cover price $39.99.

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    Amazing Spider-Man Cosmic Adventures TPB (2013 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

    1st printing. Collects Amazing Spider-Man (1963-1998 1st Series) #326-333, Amazing Spider-Man (1963 1st Series) Annual #24, Spectacular Spider-Man (1976 1st Series) #158-160, Spectacular Spider-Man (1976 1st Series) Annual #10, Web of Spider-Man (1985 1st Series) #59-61, and Web of Spider-Man (1985 1st Series) Annual #6. Written by David Michelinie, Tom DeFalco, J.M. DeMatteis, Tony Isabella, Gerry Conway, Stan Lee, Glenn Herdling and Peter David. Art by Colleen Doran, Andy Mushynsky, Erik Larsen, Al Gordon, Todd McFarlane, Mike Machlan, Gil Kane, Rudy Nebres, Steve Ditko, Mike Zeck, Dan Green, Sal Buscema, Mike Esposito, Rich Buckler, Mike Manley, Ross Andru, Alan Kupperberg, Alex Saviuk, Keith Williams, June Brigman and Stan Drake. Cover by Sal Buscema. With great power comes great responsibility, but what happens with unlimited cosmic power? When a science experiment goes wrong, Peter Parker's spider-powers are enhanced to an unbelievable degree! And the timing can't be beat - because with a cabal of deadly villains unleashing unpredictable attacks on Marvel's heroes, Spider-Man will need all his newfound might just to survive! But who or what is the real force behind Spidey's cosmic empowerment? And what battle is he destined to fight? Plus: Spider-Man teams up with the Punisher, deals with the return of Venom and battles the shrunken Psycho-Man in a totally tiny adventure! Guest-starring the Hulk, Magneto, Dr. Doom, the Frightful Four and more! Softcover, 504 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 20 of the Amazing Spider-Man Epic Collection - Years Covered: Dec 1989-June 1990. Cover price $39.99.

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    Amazing Spider-Man Return of the Sinister Six TPB (2016 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

    1st printing. Collects Amazing Spider-Man (1963-1998 1st Series) #334-350 and Amazing Spider-Man: Spirits of the Earth (1990). Written by David Michelinie and Charles Vess. Art by Erik Larsen, Mark Bagley, Charles Vess, Mike Machlan, Terry Austin, Randy Emberlin, Keith Williams and John Romita, Sr. Cover by Erik Larsen & Al Gordon. Doctor Octopus is putting the band back together! But who will join master planner Otto Octavius in the most Sinister Six of all? Spidey is about to find out, but defeating this sextet of his most ruthless foes will test him like never before -- and in the aftermath, Peter's tremendous sense of responsibility will lead him to give up his powers! Is this Spider-Man no more? Normal life isn't so great when the Scorpion attacks, and the Black Cat must leap to the rescue. Fingers crossed that the web-slinger will be back in action by the time Venom returns, the Avengers assemble and Doctor Doom arrives in town! Plus: Peter and Mary Jane's romantic getaway in Scotland turns into a haunted second honeymoon! Softcover, 504 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 21 of the Amazing Spider-Man Epic Collection - Years Covered: 1990-1991. Cover price $39.99.

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    Amazing Spider-Man Round Robin TPB (2015 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Collects Amazing Spider-Man (1963-1998 1st Series) #351-360 and Amazing Spider-Man (1963-1998 1st Series) Annual #25, Spectacular Spider-Man (1976-1998 1st Series) Annual #11, Web of Spider-Man (1985-1995 1st Series) Annual #7 and Spider-Man: Fear Itself GN (1992). Stories by David Michelinie, Al Milgrom, Gerry Conway and Stan Lee. Art by Mark Bagley, Chris Marrinan, Guang Yap, Marie Severin, Ross Andru, Randy Emberlin, Sam De La Rosa, Keith Williams, Jeff Albrecht, Keith Aiken, Bud LaRosa and Mike Esposito. Cover by Erik Larsen. Spidey gets by with a little help from his friends! If he can survive a rematch with the Tri-Sentinel, this time without Captain Universe powers, Spider-Man will face a sidekick's revenge! But wait, he never had a sidekick. So who is the Secret Empire's cyborg powerhouse Midnight? To get to the bottom of this mess, the web-slinger will need to do a little old-fashioned teaming up. How's Moon Knight, Punisher, Nova, Night Thrasher and Darkhawk? Not enough names? Well, the extravaganza known as the Vibranium Vendetta has Iron Man, Black Panther, Kingpin and...hoo-boy...the metallic menace known as Ultron! How does Peter Parker handle all this action without Cardiac problems? Oops, spoke too soon! Softcover, 504 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 20 of the Amazing Spider-Man Epic Collection - Years Covered: 1991-1992. Cover price $34.99.

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    Avengers Earth's Mightiest Heroes TPB (2014 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Collects Avengers (1963-1996 1st Series) #1-20. Written by Stan Lee. Art and cover by Jack Kirby. Gathering together to face Loki, Marvel's greatest heroes - Iron Man, Thor, Hulk, Ant-Man and the Wasp - formed comics' greatest team: the Avengers! They were joined by Captain America soon after, and there was no doubt these were Earth's Mightiest Heroes! But Marvel heroes don't just battle villains, they live, breathe, argue... and even fall out. And in an innovative twist, Stan Lee eventually chose to have those original Avengers depart, leaving Captain America to carry on! Hawkeye, Quicksilver and the Scarlet Witch - all conflicted villains - became Cap's new recruits, transforming the Avengers into a dynamic, unpredictable and exciting quartet! So grab a copy of this Epic Collection, and experience the origins and permutations of the world's most-famous super team from the very beginning! Softcover, 456 pages, full color. Cover price $34.99.

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    Avengers Once an Avenger TPB (2016 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

    1st printing. Collects Avengers (1963-1996 1st Series) #21-40. Written by Stan Lee and Roy Thomas. Art by Don Heck, Wally Wood, John Romita. Sr., and Dick Ayers. When Stan Lee turned the super hero world on its head by replacing Avengers founders Iron Man, Thor, Giant-Man and Wasp with a trio of former super villains, readers thought he'd gone mad. As it turned out, the only thing crazy was how insanely exciting the lineup of Captain America, Hawkeye, Quicksilver and Scarlet Witch would become! And the hits kept coming - with the first appearances of the Collector, the Swordsman and the Sons of the Serpent; the Black Widow's AVENGERS debut; and Giant-Man's transformation into Goliath! And despite the unbelievable heights the Avengers had reached under Lee, the sky was the limit when he passed the title to Roy Thomas! Softcover, 440 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 2 of the Avengers Epic Collection - Years Covered: 1965-1967. Cover price $39.99.

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    Avengers The Masters of Evil TPB (2017 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

    1st printing. Collects Avengers (1963-1996 1st Series) #41-56 and ANNUAL #1-2, Uncanny X-Men (1963-2011 1st Series) #45, and material from Not Brand Echh (1967-1969) #5 and 8. Written by Roy Thomas, Gary Friedrich, and Stan Lee. Art by John Buscema, Don Heck, George Tuska, and Marie Severin. Cover by John Buscema. Earth's Mightiest Heroes are matched with two of comics' mightiest talents - Roy Thomas and John Buscema - for one of the most creative periods in Avengers history! There are cover-to-cover watershed moments: Hercules goes mano-a-mano with Dragon Man! Captain America mixes it up with the Russian Red Guardian! The mantle of the Black Knight is redeemed! Quicksilver and Scarlet Witch defect and rejoin Magneto's Brotherhood of Evil Mutants! Black Panther joins the team! The Avengers battle the X-Men! An all-new Masters of Evil makes the scene! Bucky Barnes' tragic death is recounted for the first time! A reality-bending battle pits the new Avengers against the original Avengers! And the sinister Ultron debuts! Softcover, 496 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 3 of the Avengers Epic Collection - Years Covered: 1967-1968. Cover price $39.99.

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    Avengers Behold the Vision TPB (2015 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

    1st printing. Collects Avengers (1963-1996 1st Series) #57-76 and Marvel Super Heroes (1966-1982 1st Series) #17. Written by Roy Thomas. Art and cover by John Buscema. Prepare yourself for one of the most stellar creative periods in Avengers history! Roy Thomas, John Buscema, Gene Colan and Sal Buscema raise Earth's Mightiest Heroes to unheard-of heights with the debut of the Vision, an all-out battle with Ultron, and the introduction of Yellowjacket and an all-new Goliath! Then, Kang the Conqueror drops in from the 41st century, pitting our heroes against the Squadron Sinister in a cosmic chess match! As if one set of adversaries from across time wasn't enough, the Avengers must also battle the Captain America, Sub-Mariner and Human Torch of 1941! Also featuring the Black Panther vs. the Sons of the Serpent, the return of Quicksilver and the Scarlet Witch, and barbarian Arkon the Magnificent! Softcover, 456 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 4 of the Avengers Epic Collection - Years Covered: 1968-1970. Cover price $34.99.

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    Avengers The Final Threat TPB (2013 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Collects Avengers (1963-1996 1st Series) #150-166 and ANNUAL #6-7, Super Villain Team Up (1975-1980) #9, and MARVEL TWO-IN-ONE ANNUAL #2. A new era begins for Earth's Mightiest Heroes begins with a new Avengers lineup under the guidance of writers Gerry Conway and Jim Shooter! Teamed with a who's who of top 1970s art talent - George Pérez, Jim Starlin and John Byrne - these master storytellers pit the Avengers against the greatest threats in the Marvel Universe. From Dr. Doom to Ultron, from Attuma to the Sub-Mariner, the Avengers are put to the test in issue after action-packed issue! Ant-Man amok, the return of Wonder Man and the Avengers' all-time classic battle with Thanos highlight this epic collection! Softcover, 448 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 9 of the Avengers Epic Collection - Years Covered: Aug 1976-Dec 1977. Cover price $39.99.

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    Avengers Under Siege TPB (2016 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

    1st printing. Collects Avengers (1963-1996 1st Series) #264-277, Alpha Flight (1983-1994 1st Series) #39, AVENGERS ANNUAL #15 and WEST COAST AVENGERS ANNUAL #1. Written by Roger Stern, Bill Mantlo, Danny Fingeroth, and Steve Englehart. Art by John Buscema and Tom Palmer, David Ross and Whilce Portacio, Steve Ditko and Klaus Janson, and Mark Bright and Geof Isherwood. Cover by John Buscema. The Masters of Evil take Avengers Mansion! In one of the greatest comic-book epics of all time, Baron Zemo strikes at the very heart of the Avengers as he leads a revamped and larger-than-ever Masters of Evil in an attack on the team's home - and wins! And as if that wasn't enough, Earth's Mightiest Heroes must survive the climax of SECRET WARS II, and a battle for the ages between Kang and Immortus! The Sub-Mariner's membership leads to public protests, but that won't stop the Avengers and Alpha Flight from lending a hand during Attuma's assault on Atlantis. Meanwhile an old friend turns enemy: What's gotten into Quicksilver? Two teams of Avengers will assemble to find out! Softcover, 456 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 16 of the Avengers Epic Collection - Years Covered: 1986-1987. Cover price $39.99.

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    Avengers Judgment Day TPB (2014 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

    1st printing. Collects Avengers (1963-1996 1st Series) #278-285 and ANNUAL #16, Avengers: Emperor Doom GN (1987 Marvel), X-Men vs. the Avengers (1987) #1-4, and Avengers West Coast (1986-1993) Annual #2. Cover by Bob Hall. Roger Stern's fan-favorite run comes to a celestial conclusion! For the life of Hercules, the Avengers must storm the very gates of Olympus and take on an entire pantheon of all-powerful Greek Gods! Do our heroes stance a snowball's chance in Tartarus? Then, Magneto's on trial, and he needs all the help he can get! The X-Men aren't sure what his scheme is, but they're positive they don't want the Avengers and the Soviet Super-Soldiers to find out before they do! It's three-way warfare as the world watches, with the Master of Magnetism's freedom - and conscience - as the prize! Plus: Jarvis stands alone, and Dr. Doom conquers the world! Guest starring the West Coast Avengers! Softcover, 464 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 17 of the Avengers Epic Collection - Years Covered: April-Nov 1987. Cover price $34.99.

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    Black Panther Panther's Rage TPB (2016 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Collects Fantastic Four (1961-1996 1st Series) #52-53 and Jungle Action (1972-1976 Marvel) #6-24. Written by by Stan Lee and Don McGregor, and Roy Thomas. Art by Jack Kirby, Joe Sinnott, Rich Buckler, Klaus Janson, Billy Graham, Gene Colan, and Keith Pollard. In the 1960s, Stan Lee and Jack Kirby created an unprecedented string of classic comic-book heroes. But quite possibly the most iconic of them all was the high-tech king of Wakanda, the Black Panther! When the Panther began his own solo series, Don McGregor strove to meet Lee and Kirby's high standard with "Panther's Rage" - an epic adventure so huge it ranged across the savannah, into the deepest jungles and up snow-topped mountains. Over its course, McGregor would explore and expand the life and culture of the Wakandans and their African kingdom in compelling detail. Then, he sent the Black Panther into very different but still dangerous territory - the American South - seeking justice for a murder connected to the Klan and the Soul Strangler! Softcover, 400 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 1 of the Black Panther Epic Collection - Years Covered: 1966, 1972. Cover price $34.99.

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    Captain America Lives Again TPB (2014 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Collects Avengers (1963-1996 1st Series) #4, and material from Strange Tales (1951-1976 1st Series) #114 and Tales of Suspense (1959-1968) #58-96. Written by Stan Lee and Roy Thomas. Cover by Jack Kirby. Transformed by the Super-Soldier Serum from a 98-pound weakling into Captain America, Steve Rogers led the charge to liberate the world from the Axis powers! But before World War II's end, an accident left him frozen in suspended animation and his sidekick, Bucky, dead. The world turned on for decades - and when the Avengers finally resuscitated him, Steve Rogers was greeted by a world vastly changed. He was a man out of time, tormented by the death of his partner - but no less committed to the cause of fighting evil in all its forms! In this Epic Collection, Stan Lee and Jack Kirby bring you the rebirth of an American icon. The rebirth of Captain America! Softcover, 488 pages, full color. Cover price $34.99.

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    Captain America The Coming of the Falcon TPB (2016 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

    1st printing. Collects material from Tales of Suspense (1959-1968) #97-99 and Captain America (1968-1996 1st Series) #100-119. Written by Stan Lee and Jim Steranko. Art by Jack Kirby, Jim Steranko, Joe Sinnott, Syd Shores, Dan Adkins, Frank Giacoia, George Tuska, John Romita, Sr., Sal Buscema, John Buscema, and Gene Colan. Cover by Gene Colan. Baron Zemo, the man who sent Captain America and Bucky Barnes plunging to the bottom of the North Atlantic, returns to menace Cap - in a saga guest-starring Nick Fury, the Black Panther and Sharon Carter! Then, the Red Skull forces our hero to do his bidding - or risk America's nuclear annihilation! There's Kirby action at its best with Batroc the Leaper and the Trapster, and Lee drama at its deepest as Cap relives his first meeting with Bucky! It gets even more exciting when the world believes Steve Rogers is...dead? And when an encounter with the Red Skull and his Cosmic Cube causes Cap and the Skull to switch bodies, only Sam Wilson - the high-flying Falcon - can help Cap regain his true identity and defeat his Nazi nemesis! Softcover, 496 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 2 of the Captain America Epic Collection - Years Covered: 1968-1969. Cover price $39.99.

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    Captain America Bucky Reborn TPB (2017 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

    1st printing. Collects Captain America (1968-1996 1st Series) #120-138. Written by Stan Lee. Art by Gene Colan and John Romita, Sr. Cover by Jack Kirby. Draped in the red, white and blue, there's no character in all of comics who represents America like Cap - and his path through the tumultuous '70s reveals both the character's, and the nation's, soul. Stan Lee and Gene Colan push the envelope in story after story as Cap goes behind enemy lines in Vietnam; teams with the Falcon to oppose the radical Diamond Heads; and sets out on a coast-to-coast road trip full of motorcycle gangs, rock festivals and the Red Skull! Then, Bucky Barnes returns from the grave! But with Baron Strucker, Doctor Doom and M.O.D.O.K. tied up in his revival, this can't be the same pal that Cap remembers. What's really going on here? Plus: An unforgettable Captain America/Falcon/Spider-Man team-up! Softcover, 400 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 3 of the Captain America Epic Collection - Years Covered: 1969-1971. Cover price $39.99.

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    Captain America Dawn's Early Light TPB (2014 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

    1st printing. Collects Captain America (1968-1996 1st Series) #247-266 and ANNUAL #5. Written by Roger Stern, John Byrne, Chris Claremont, Mike Barr, David Michelinie and J.M. DeMatteis. Art by John Byrne, Lee Elias and Mike Zeck. Cover by John Byrne. Even for Captain America, life has rarely been this eventful! Battling the robotic Dragon Man above New York, considering a run for president, and saving Manhattan from fiery destruction at the hands of Batroc and Mr. Hyde is all in a day's work. And a trip to England proves to be no vacation, either, as Cap encounters the vampire Baron Blood and the chilling Ghost of Greymoor Castle! Back home in the States, our hero learns Hollywood plans to make a Captain America movie - the only problem is, his greatest foe, the Red Skull, has a very different script in mind! Finally, Cap must prevent Morgan MacNeil Hardy from rewriting the American dream - but can even Spider-Man help him stop the cyborg SULTAN from destroying Washington, D.C.? Softcover, 496 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 9 of the Captain America Epic Collection - Years Covered: July 1980-Dec 1981. Cover price $34.99.

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    Captain America Society of Serpents TPB (2014 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

    1st printing. Collects Captain America (1968-1996 1st Series) #302-317 and material from Marvel Fanfare (1982-1992 1st Series) #18. Stories by Michael Carlin, Mark Gruenwald, Roger Stern and Roger McKenzie. Art by Paul Neary, Frank Miller, Dennis Janke, Al Williamson and Joe Rubinstein. Cover by Paul Neary and Jackson Guice. Snakes. Why did it have to be snakes? Prepare for an ophidian infestation as the sinister Sidewinder assembles a slithering squadron of super villains for sale, under the sensational sobriquet of the Serpent Society! But the Sentinel of Liberty must face this new threat alone, after his partner Nomad's very sense of self is called into question during a life-changing encounter with the maniacal Madcap! The identity crisis continues when Hawkeye wields Cap's shield, the Beyonder takes his face, and Steve Rogers dons the red, white and blue of...Captain Britain?! The armored Armadillo, the Batroc Brigade and the fundamentalist Flag-Smasher all await, while Steve's personal life suffers its own share of turmoil. But he's about to find his true artistic calling - in the hallowed halls of Marvel Comics! Softcover, 432 pages, full color. Cover price $34.99.

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    Captain America Justice is Served TPB (2017 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

    1st printing. Collects Captain America (1968-1996 1st Series) #318-332 and ANNUAL #8, Amazing Spider-Man (1963-1998 1st Series) #278, material from Marvel Fanfare (1982-1992 1st Series) #29 and #31-32. Written by Mark Gruenwald, Tom DeFalco, David and Mary Jo Duffy, Norm Breyfogle, Kerry Gammill, and J. M. DeMatteis. Art by Paul Neary, Tom Morgan, Mike Zeck, Mike Harris, Norm Breyfogle, and Kerry Gammill. Cover by Mike Zeck. Cap faces a Scourge on the Marvel Universe! A super villain serial killer is on the loose, marking every death with an enigmatic epitaph: "Justice is served!" As the bodies pile up, can the Living Legend take down this Scourge of the Underworld before there are no more criminals left to fight? And as if Scourge wasn't enough, there's Blue Streak, Flag-Smasher and the Slug to contend with! Other heroes can be just as much trouble - like enthusiastic D-Man, savage Wolverine and misguided Super-Patriot! But the government itself might strike the final blow! Between friends, foes and ghosts from his past - by the end of this story, Steve Rogers will be Captain America no more! Softcover, 512 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 13 of the Captain America Epic Collection - Years Covered: 1986-1987. Cover price $39.99.

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    Captain America Streets of Poison TPB (2015 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Collects Captain America (1968-1996 1st Series) #372-386 and ANNUAL #9-10. Stories by Mark Gruenwald, Roy Thomas and D.G. Chichester. Art by Ron Lim, Mark Bagley, Jim Valentino, Mike Manley, Chris Marrinan, Danny Bulanadi, Sam de la Rosa and Rick Parker. Cover by Ron Lim & Jim Lee. Cover by Ron Lim. Captain America joins the war on drugs! When Cap targets the gang that's selling the new designer narcotic Ice, he receives an accidental overdose that combines with the Super-Soldier Serum in his blood. Left permanently enraged, a volatile shield-slinger finds himself in the middle of a street war between the Red Skull and the Kingpin. With deadly villains Crossbones and Bullseye on each side, Cap will need to rely on his friends. But the Ice-induced rage is alienating him from allies like Daredevil and the Black Widow - and even his girlfriend, Diamondback. Steve must get free of the powerful drug, but it will come at a cost. Will he be fit to celebrate his 50th anniversary - or to face the Serpent Society, the Watchdogs and...Iron Man?! Softcover, 512 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 16 of the Captain America Epic Collection - Years Covered: 1990-1991. Cover price $34.99.

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    Captain America Man Without a Country TPB (2016 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

    1st printing. Collects Captain America (1968-1996 1st Series) #444-454, Thor (1962-1996 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) #496, Iron Man (1968-1996 1st Series) #326, Avengers (1963-1996 1st Series) #396, Captain America Ashcan (1995), Captain America: The Legend (1996) and material from Captain America Collectors' Preview (1995. Written by Mark Waid, William Messner-Loebs and Terry Kavanagh. Art by Ron Garney, Pino Rinaldi, Mike Deodato, Jimmy Cheung, Hector Collazo, Steve Ellis, John Statema, Mike Sellers, Scott Koblish, Denis Rodier, Mike Manley, Sandu Florea, Mark McKenna, Andy Lanning, Steve Moncuse and Tom Palmer. Cover by Ron Garney. Operation: Rebirth! Captain America, thought dead by the nation he loves, returns to the land of the living with a vengeance - but his unlikely savior is one of his deadliest enemies! Reunited with long-lost love Sharon Carter, Steve Rogers must face a foe he hoped he'd never see again. But Cap's return is good news for the Avengers - with Thor powerless, Iron Man a teenager and the Zodiac attacking, they need him now more than ever. But does America? When Cap is framed and exiled from the United States, he must uncover the truth and track down the mysterious manipulator before time runs out for America! Softcover, 456 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 22 of the Captain America Epic Collection - Years Covered: 1995-1996. Cover price $39.99.

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    Daredevil The Man Without Fear TPB (2016 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

    1st printing. Collects Daredevil (1964-1998 1st Series) #1-21. Written by Stan Lee and Dennis O'Neil. Art by Bill Everett, Joe Orlando, Vince Colletta, Wally Wood, Bob Powell, Jack Kirby, John Romita, Sr., and Gene Colan. Cover by Jack Kirby. Born to a past-his-prime prizefighter, Matt Murdock's luck always ran a step behind his good intentions. When a daring act to save a man's life blinds young Murdock, he finds that the same accident has enhanced his remaining senses to superhuman levels! He becomes Daredevil, a gritty hero born from murder but tempered with the desire to protect the downtrodden. Writer Stan Lee and artists Bill Everett, Joe Orlando, Wallace Wood, John Romita Sr. and Gene Colan lay the foundation of Marvel's Man Without Fear, including the first appearances of core characters Foggy Nelson and Karen Page - and classic villains like the Owl, the Purple Man, Stilt-Man and the Gladiator! Softcover, 472 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 1 of the Daredevil Epic Collection - Years Covered: 1964-1966. Cover price $39.99.

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    Daredevil Brother, Take My Hand TPB (2017 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

    1st printing. Collects Daredevil (1964-1998 1st Series) #42-63. Written by Stan Lee and Roy Thomas. Art by Gene Colan and Barry Windsor-Smith. Cover by Gene Colan. Matt Murdock has done battle with Marvel's most maddening villains - but when the Jester enters the fray, the rules change forever! Framing DD for murder, the Jester sets all of New York against the Man Without Fear - and the stakes get even higher when Starr Saxon discovers DD's secret identity! Daredevil also faces off against two of Marvel's greatest heroes, Captain America and the Black Panther - all the while struggling to rebuild his relationship with the lovely Karen Page. Then comes Death's Head, a villain with deep connections to those closest to Daredevil. It's a classic battle that pushes Matt Murdock to reveal his identity to Karen - but will it bring them closer together, or force them apart? Softcover, 472 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 3 of the Daredevil Epic Collection - Years Covered: 1968-1970. Cover price $39.99.

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    Daredevil A Touch of Typhoid TPB (2016 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Collects Daredevil (1964-1998 1st Series) #253-270 and Punisher (1987-1995 2nd Series) #10. Written by Ann Nocenti, Fabian Nicieza and Mike Baron. Art by John Romita, Jr., Ron Lim, Steve Ditko, Mike Manley, Whilce Portacio, Al Williamson, Jim Sanders and Scott Williams. Cover by John Romita, Jr. & Al Williamson. Cover by John Romita. How do you solve a problem like Mary? That's Typhoid Mary, the lethally seductive assassin unleashed by the Kingpin in his campaign to break Matt Murdock. She's a "love-maker and a man-hater" with multiple personalities - including one to target Matt, and another with her sights set on Daredevil! Under attack from both sides, the champion of Hell's Kitchen may be powerless to resist! Then, DD dances with demons when INFERNO rages in Manhattan, and his old life will be left in ashes. And everything goes to hell when the 'Devil locks horns with Mephisto! See both sides as Daredevil clashes with the Punisher, and meet the dark soul known as Blackheart! Will the Man Without Fear be left as a Man Without Hope? Softcover, 472 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 13 of the Daredevil Epic Collection - Years Covered: 1988-1989. Cover price $39.99.

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    Daredevil Heart of Darkness TPB (2017 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST
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    1st printing. Collects Daredevil (1964-1998 1st Series) #271-282 and ANNUAL #4B and 6, and material from Punisher (1987-1994) Annual #3, Incredible Hulk (1962-1999 1st Series) Annual #16 and Silver Surfer (1987-1998 2nd Series) Annual #3. Written by Ann Nocenti, Gregory Wright, Gerry Conway, Mike Baron, Peter David, and Jim Starlin. Art by John Romita, Jr., Rick Leonardi, Cam Kennedy, Mark Bagley, Neil Hansen, Angel Medina, and Ron Marz. All hell breaks loose! Things really get heated as Daredevil is caught between the diabolical Mephisto and his monstrous son Blackheart! The Man Without Fear and his friends will be forced to face their demons like never before! Are they fated to burn for eternity in the fiery underworld, or can they find their way back home? And what role will the Silver Surfer play? As Atlantis Attacks, Daredevil must face...Spider-Man! And DD, the Surfer, Punisher and the Hulk will be stalked by Lifeform! Meanwhile, Acts of Vengeance puts Daredevil well out of his weight class in a battle against Ultron! Good thing Karnak and Gorgon of the Inhumans are around to lend a hand (and cloven hoof)! Softcover, 488 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 14 of the Daredevil Epic Collection - Years Covered:1989-1990. Cover price $39.99.

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    Daredevil Fall from Grace TPB (2014 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

    1st printing. Collects Daredevil (1964-1998 1st Series) #319-332 and ANNUAL #10. Written by D.G. Chichester. Art and cover by Scott McDaniel. It's the epic saga that reintroduced Elektra to the Marvel Universe! The Hand ninja clan unleashes a super-virus on New York, and only Daredevil can stop them - but not without some unexpected help from a long-lost love and a new, armored costume! Can the Man Without Fear come to terms with his past with Elektra in time to halt the Hand's terror plot, even if it means the end of his secret identity? And when Baron Strucker assembles a team of cyber-terrorists to plunge the world's computer systems into global anarchy, will even Captain America's aid be enough to defeat them? Guest-starring Nick Fury, Black Widow and more! Plus: 15 rare, new story pages from the original 1995 FALL FROM GRACE trade paperback! Softcover, 456 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 18 of the Daredevil Epic Collection - Years Covered: Aug 1993-Sep 1994. Cover price $44.95.

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    Daredevil Widow's Kiss TPB (2015 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Collects Daredevil (1964-1998 1st Series) #365-380 and #-1, and Daredevil/Deadpool 1997 Annual. Written by Joe Kelly, Ben Raab, Jonathan Barron, Scott Lobdell and D.G. Chichester. Art by Cary Nord, Gene Colan, Ariel Olivetti, Richie Acosta, John Paul Leon, Tom Lyle, Brian Denham, Rick Leonardi, Cully Hamner, Tom Morgan, Lee Weeks, Bernard Chang, Matt Ryan, Al Williamson, Bud LaRosa, Harry Candelario, Pier Brito, Mark Lipka, Robert Jones, Chris Carlson, Scott Hanna, Jason Martin, Robert Campanella and Jon Holdredge. Cover by Gene Colan. The return of a legend - and the end of an era! Gene "The Dean" Colan draws Daredevil once again as Mister Fear launches his latest campaign of terror! But when Matt comes between his angry ex-love Black Widow and evil mutant Omega Red, he'll feel more than the Widow's bite! What deadly game is the Avenger playing? And DD meets DP when Deadpool comes a-calling, but will Typhoid Mary make it an unholy love triangle? And what does it all mean for Deuce the Devil-Dog? Plus: Flash back to Matt Murdock's college years as he first meets Foggy Nelson! And how - and why - has Matt regained his sight?! Daredevil's first series hurtles to a finish, and it's going to end with a bang! Softcover, 504 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 21 of the Daredevil Epic Collection - Years Covered: 1997-1998. Cover price $34.99.

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    Defenders The Six-Fingered Hand Saga TPB (2016 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Collects Defenders (1972-1986 1st Series) #92-109, Marvel Team-Up (1972-1985 1st Series) #101 and Captain America (1968-1996 1st Series) #268. Written by J.M DeMatteis and Mark Gruenwald. Art by Don Perlin, Joe Sinnott, Al Milgrom, Sal Trapani, Jack Abe, Mike Esposito, Chic Stone, Jerry Bingham, and Mike Zeck. Cover by Michael Golden. The greatest non-team in comics gets the Epic treatment! J.M. DeMatteis and Don Perlin take Doctor Strange, the Hulk, Nighthawk, Hellcat and the Son of Satan on wild adventures into the occult - and against each other! These weird tales begin with a broken Eternity; evolve to include demons, Dracula and the Devil-Slayer; and culminate in a double-sized issue #100 extravaganza! If the Defenders can't prevail, it'll be hell on Earth - literally! Known as "The Six-Fingered Hand Saga," this is one of the most compelling Defenders adventures of all time. Plus: Captain America teams up with the non-team in hopes of staving off the beginning of World War III. And witness the shocking death of a Defender! Softcover, 480 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 6 of the Amazing Spider-Man Epic Collection - Years Covered: 1981-1982. Cover price $39.99.

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    Defenders Ashes to Ashes TPB (2017 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST
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    1st printing. Collects Defenders (1972-1986 1st Series) #110-125 and Avengers (1963-1996 1st Series) Annual #11. Written by J.M. DeMatteis, Mark Gruenwald, and Steven Grant. Art by Don Perlin, Mike Esposito, Mike Mignola, Al Milgrom, Sal Buscema and Jack Abel. Cover by Brent Anderson. The Defenders face threats Satanic, Seussian and everything in between! Marvel's greatest non-team will take you on adventures made with their own special brand of action and interpersonal drama, topped by a heaping helping of the absurd! In this Epic Collection, the Defenders battle the cosmic Over-Mind, the alternate-Earth Squadron Supreme, the fan-favorite Elf with a Gun, the Avengers, and even themselves! Patsy Walker's relationship with Daimon Hellstrom, the Son of Satan, will flower, while classic Defenders - Hulk, Namor and the Silver Surfer - will return! Out of it all, the New Defenders - featuring Iceman, Angel, Beast and Moondragon - will rise, and nothing will be the same. Same as it ever was! Softcover, 440 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 7 of the Amazing Spider-Man Epic Collection - Years Covered: 1982-1983. Cover price $39.99.

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    Excalibur The Sword is Drawn TPB (2017 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

    1st printing. Collects Captain Britain (1976-1977) United Kingdom #1-2; Excalibur (1988-1998 1st Series) #1-11, Excalibur: The Sword Is Drawn (1988) and Excalibur: Mojo Mayhem (1989); and material from Marvel Comics Presents (1988-1995) #31-38, and Mighty World of Marvel (1972 UK Magazine) #7 and #14-15. Written by Chris Claremont, Michael Higgins, Alan Moore, Steve Craddock and Alan Davis. Art by Alan Davis, Ron Lim, Marshall Rogers, Arthur Adams, Erik Larsen, Herb Trimpe, Paul Neary, Joe Rubinstein, Terry Austin, Mark Farmer, Bob Wiacek, Fred Kida & Co. Cover by Alan Davis & Paul Neary. A legendary team is born! Meet the United Kingdom's champion, Captain Britain, and his paramour, the metamorphic Meggan! They'll band together with former X-Men Nightcrawler and Kitty Pryde when Gatecrasher and her Technet are sent to capture Rachel "Phoenix" Summers! From their lighthouse base, the heroes of Excalibur will tackle the ferocious Warwolves, the unstoppable Juggernaut and Mojo mayhem! Things get wild with Arcade, the Crazy Gang and the X-Babies - and really heat up as Excalibur is drawn across the Atlantic to an Inferno raging in New York! And don't forget Lightning Squad, the alternate Nazi versions of Excalibur! Plus: Who or what is Widget? Softcover, 496 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 1 of the Excalibur Epic Collection - Years Covered: 1976-1989. Cover price $39.99.

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    Fantastic Four The World's Greatest Comic Magazine TPB (2014 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

    1st printing. Collects Fantastic Four (1961-1996 1st Series) #1-18. Written by Stan Lee. Art and cover by Jack Kirby. In 1961, Stan Lee and Jack Kirby lit the fuse of the greatest revolution in comic-book history - the Marvel Age of Comics - and it started right here, in the pages of FANTASTIC FOUR! With the space race on, Reed Richards, Ben Grimm, Sue Storm and Johnny Storm shoot for the stars - but after their craft is bombarded by cosmic rays, they return to Earth with the startling powers of the Fantastic Four! These weren't just any super heroes, though - the Fantastic Four were a realistic, relatable, bickering and loveable family that couldn't pay their rent and didn't always love their powers. So crack open this Epic Collection and enjoy the beginning of the series that earned the name "The World's Greatest Comic Magazine!" Softcover, 456 pages, full color. Cover price $34.99.

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    Fantastic Four The Master Plan of Doctor Doom TPB (2017 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

    1st printing. Collects Fantastic Four (1961-1996 1st Series) #19-32 and ANNUAL #1-2. Written by Stan Lee. Art and cover by Jack Kirby. Lee and Kirby set the standard for out-of-this-world, imaginative adventure and launched the Marvel Universe in the pages of FANTASTIC FOUR. Now, with all the MU's super-hero players in place, it's time for the FF to run the gauntlet. The Thing throws down with the Hulk in a battle so huge it takes the combined might of the FF and the Avengers to stop it! The Sub-Mariner makes a play for Sue Storm! The FF tangle with the X-Men! Nick Fury drops by in the story that set the table for "Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D."! And even Doctor Strange makes an ever-so-astral appearance! Plus: Two jam-packed Annuals featuring Sub-Mariner's invasion of New York...and the origin of Doctor Doom! Softcover, 448 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 2 of the Fantastic Four Epic Collection - Years Covered: 1963-1964. Cover price $39.99.

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    Fantastic Four All in the Family TPB (2014 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

    1st printing. Collects Fantastic Four (1961-1996 1st Series) #296-307 and ANNUAL #20, and Fantastic Four vs. X-Men (1987) #1-4. After a lengthy absence, the Thing returns to the Fantastic Four! But he's returned just before his ex-girlfriend Alicia's wedding to the Human Torch, and Alicia's stepfather the Puppet Master isn't happy about the nuptials! Then, when Mr. Fantastic turns down the X-Men's request to help their dying teammate Shadowcat, Dr. Doom is more than happy to offer assistance! But is he secretly plotting to drive the FF apart? He's certainly up to something when he kidnaps Franklin and offers him to Mephisto! And when Mr. Fantastic and Invisible Woman take a leave of absence, the old order changeth as the Torch's ex-flame Crystal and the new Ms. Marvel join the team - just in time to face down Diablo's vicious elementals! Softcover, 496 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 17 of the Fantastic Four Epic Collection - Years Covered: Dec 1986-Sept 1987. Cover price $34.99.

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    Fantastic Four Into the Timestream TPB (2014 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

    1st printing. Collects Fantastic Four (1961-1996 1st Series) #334-346 and ANNUAL #23 and material from NEW MUTANTS ANNUAL #6, X-FACTOR ANNUAL #5 and X-MEN ANNUAL #14. Cover by Walter Simonson. It's sensational Simonson storytelling for Marvel's First Family! When the FF's Congressional hearing is disrupted by dozens of vengeance-seeking villains, the famous foursome must deal with Capitol chaos! And when a time anomaly sends them into the future, will the universe fall to Galactus while the FF are clashing with Kang and Nebula? As Sharon Ventura and the Human Torch face personal crises, the Fantastic Four find themselves on a parallel Earth battling cyborg dictators and displaced dinosaurs! And the temporal madness only gets worse when the adult Franklin Richards flees to the present from the "Days of Future Past" timeline - with Hound-master Ahab in hot pursuit! Guest-starring the Avengers, the X-Men, Spider-Man and Death's Head! Softcover, 504 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 20 of the Fantastic Four Epic Collection - Years Covered: 1989-1990. Cover price $39.99.

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    Fantastic Four Strange Days TPB (2015 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Collects Fantastic Four (1961-1996 1st Series) #403-416, Fantastic Four: The Legend (1996), Onslaught: Marvel Universe (1996), and material from Tales of the Marvel Universe (1997). Written by Tom DeFalco, Paul Ryan, Mark Waid and Scott Lobdell. Art by Paul Ryan, Carlos Pacheco, Adam Kubert, Joe Bennett, Danny Bulanadi, John Lowe, Bob Wiacek, Harry Candelario, Vince Russel, Al Milgrom, Dan Green, Art Thibert, Tim Townsend, Jesse Delperdang and Various. Cover by Carlos Pacheco. Life and death struggles for Marvel's First Family! Just when the FF were coming to terms with Reed Richards' demise, he makes a suitably fantastic return! But that means Doctor Doom is alive, too! How did they both survive? Hyperstorm has all the answers, but his incredible lineage means he may be the one foe the Fantastic Four can't beat. That's not the only problem Reed has - there's also the small matter of the Sub-Mariner's feelings for Sue! A rejuvenated Franklin completes the family reunion, but will a reassembled Fantastic Four have any room for Scott Lang, aka Ant-Man? The legendary band is back together, but their joy won't last for long. Onslaught is coming! Softcover, 472 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 25 of the Fantastic Four Epic Collection - Years Covered: 1995-1997. Cover price $34.99.

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    Iron Fist The Fury of Iron Fist TPB (2015 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Collects Marvel Premiere (1972-1981) #15-25, Iron Fist (1975-1977 1st Series) #1-15 and Marvel Team-Up (1972-1985 1st Series) #63-64. Stories by Roy Thomas, Len Wein, Doug Moench, Tony Isabella and Chris Claremont. Art by Gil Kane, Larry Hama, Arvell Jones, Pat Broderick, John Byrne, Dick Giordano, Klaus Janson, Dan Green, Vince Colletta, Aubrey Bradford, Bob McLeod, Al McWilliams, Frank Chiaramonte, Dan Adkins and Dave Hunt. Cover by Gil Kane. A Himalayan expedition to find the mystical city of K'un Lun left nine-year-old Daniel Rand's parents dead, but Daniel found the path to K'un Lun and spent a decade there training under its immortal inhabitants. He became an unmatched master of martial arts and spiritual control; armed with the shattering power of the iron fist, Daniel left immortality behind to set out into the Western world and avenge his parents' deaths. In tales packed with wall-to-wall kung-fu action, Iron Fist runs a gauntlet through the Kara-Kai death cult, ninja adversaries and mystic dimensions - joined by Misty Knight and Colleen Wing. Iron Fist's skill in both mind and body will be tested - until his final showdown with the Steel Serpent! Featuring appearances by Iron Man, Captain America, Spider-Man, Sabretooth, the Wrecking Crew, and the Uncanny X-Men! Softcover, 528 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 1 of the Iron Fist Epic Collection - Years Covered: 1974-1977. Cover price $39.99.

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    Incredible Hulk Man or Monster? TPB (2016 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Collects Incredible Hulk (1962-1999 1st Series) #1-6, Fantastic Four (1961-1996 1st Series) #12 and 25-26, Avengers (1963-1996 1st Series) #1-3 and 5, Amazing Spider-Man (1963-1998 1st Series) #14, and material from Tales to Astonish (1959-1968 1st Series) #59 and Thor (1962-1996 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) #112. Written by Stan Lee. Art by Jack Kirby, Steve Ditk, Dick Ayers. Cover by Jack Kirby. Dr. Robert Bruce Banner may look like a mild-mannered scientist, but after being caught in a gamma-bomb explosion, he became the unstoppable engine of destruction known as the Hulk! Stan Lee and Jack Kirby's atomic update on the Dr. Jekyll/Mr. Hyde paradigm mixed the might of giant monsters with Cold War intrigue and psychological drama. Decades later, it's a formula that still has readers clamoring for more! For the first time, this Epic Collection follows Hulk's every adventure: his original series, his time fighting alongside - and against - the Avengers, his first confrontation with the Thing, encounters with Spider-Man and Ant-Man, and a mythic battle with Thor! Softcover, 392 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 1 of the Incredible Hulk Epic Collection - Years Covered: 1962-1965. Cover price $34.99.

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    Incredible Hulk Ghosts of the Past TPB (2015 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

    1st printing. Collects Incredible Hulk (1962-1999 1st Series) #397-406 and ANNUAL #18-19; and material from Namor the Sub-Mariner (1990-1994 1st Series) Annual #2, Silver Surfer (1987-1998) Annual #5, Doctor Strange (1988-1994 3rd Series) Annual #2 and MARVEL HOLIDAY SPECIAL #2.0. Written by Peter David, Ron Marz, Roy Thomas and Various. Art by Dale Keown, Jan Duursema, Chris Bachalo, Gary Frank, Kevin Maguire, Dan Lawlis, Kirk Jarvinen, James Fry, Tom Morgan, M.C. Wyman, Mark Farmer, Cam Smith, Brad Vancata, Joe Rubinstein, Christopher Ivy, E.R. Cruz and Various. Cover by Gary Frank. As one Leader falls, another rises! An epic clash between the Hulk, the Leader and the U-Foes is going to end very badly for the Gamma-brained villain. Rick Jones' girlfriend, Marlo, won't fare any better: She dies! But thankfully, that's not the end of her story. As for the Hulk, he's about to get an offer he can't refuse - one that puts him in charge of the Pantheon! He'll have his hands full with the Juggernaut, the Avengers and Doc Samson. But when Dumb Magician, Fish-Man and Shiny-Face show up, it can only mean one thing: the return of the Defenders! Softcover, 480 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 19 of the Incredible Hulk Epic Collection - Years Covered: 1992-1993. Cover price $34.99.

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    Incredible Hulk Future Imperfect TPB (2017 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Collects Incredible Hulk (1962-1999 1st Series) #407-419 and ANNUAL #20, Hulk: Future Imperfect (1992) #1-2, Incredible Hulk Ashcan (1994), and material from Marvel Holiday Special 1993/1994. Written by Peter David, Jerry Novick, Frank Lovece and Barry Dutter. Art by Gary Frank, Paul Pelletier, George Perez, Roger Cruz, Ron Lim, Salvador Larroca, Stuart Immonen, Kevin Kobasic, Phil Felix, Scott Benefiel, Cam Smith, Brad Vancata, Bill Anderson, John Lowe, Philip Moy and Mike Christian. Cover by Gary Frank & Cam Smith. Back Cover by George Perez. Witness the Incredible Hulk's terrifying future! Could our hero truly be destined to rule a ravaged world with a gamma fist as the despotic Maestro?! Or can a time-torn Bruce Banner change his own nightmarish fate? One of the greatest Hulk tales ever told fully earns its Epic status! Plus: more adventures with Bruce, Rick Jones and the Pantheon! A monster at Loch Ness - but not the one Hulk went looking for! A showdown with Nick Fury! A royal rumble with Madman! Hulk and She-Hulk double-team the Bi-Beast! Silver Surfer and the Starjammers join the intergalactic Troyjan War! And Rick is getting married...if he can survive his bachelor party! Softcover, 504 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 20 of the Incredible Hulk Epic Collection - Years Covered: 1993-1994. Cover price $39.99.

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    Iron Man The Golden Avenger TPB (2014 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

    1st printing. Collects material from Tales of Suspense (1959-1968) #39-72. Written by Stan Lee. Art by Don Heck. Cover by Jack Kirby. Marvel had hit after hit in 1963, bringing new characters and fresh concepts to a public primed and ready for heroes with feet of clay. And none touched both that heroic ideal and human reality like Iron Man! A jet-setter, playboy and brilliant scientist, Tony Stark had his life changed forever when a battlefield explosion ripped into his heart - and only the amazing Iron Man armor could keep him alive! Stan Lee and Don Heck built the foundation that would turn Iron Man into a cultural icon. Now, you can experience his earliest adventures in this Epic volume collecting their complete original run. Featuring the evolution of the Iron Man armor, and the first appearances of Hawkeye and the Black Widow, they're true classics from cover to cover! Softcover, 520 pages, full color. Cover price $34.99.

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    Iron Man By Force of Arms TPB (2017 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Collects Tales of Suspense (1959-1968) #73-99, Iron Man and Sub-Mariner (1968), Iron Man (1968-1996 1st Series) #1 and material from Not Brand Echh (1967-1969) #2. Written by Stan Lee, Roy Thomas, Gene Colan, and Flo Steinberg, and Archie Goodwin. Art by by Gene Colan, and Don Heck. Cover by Gene Colan. Tony Stark is back as the Invincible Iron Man! Stan Lee and Gene Colan's complete run - a host of iconic Iron Man adventures, including one of Marvel's first crossovers - is proudly presented in this Epic Collection. Brought before the United States Senate to divulge the secrets of Stark Enterprises, Tony Stark has never faced higher stakes. But survival in the halls of government means risking the life of his friend, Happy Hogan! Then, the Mandarin tests Iron Man's mettle, executive privilege does nothing to save Tony from Whiplash and the Titanium Man, and the ideologues at A.I.M. attack - taking us to the debut of Iron Man's very own solo series!Softcover, 416 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 2 of the Iron Man Epic Collection - Years Covered: 1965-1968. Cover price $39.99.

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    Iron Man The Enemy Within (2013 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

    1st printing. Collects Iron Man (1968 1st Series) #158-177 and Iron Man (1968 1st Series) Annual #5. Cover by Luke McDonnell and Brent Anderson. Things are looking grim for Tony Stark. A string of battles with Diablo, the Serpent Squad and AIM have worn him out - and when rival industrialist Obadiah Stane targets Stark International for a very hostile takeover, the urge to crawl back into the bottle becomes overwhelming. With Tony in no condition to defend his company, his most loyal friend must step up to bat. That's right: Jim Rhodes takes over as Iron Man! But Rhodey had better figure out how to use Tony's armor fast - because Stane, Magma, Thunderball, Firebrand and more aren't going to give him time to learn the ropes! And while Rhodey endures his trial by fire, can Tony stop his self-destructive spiral before it's too late? Guest-starring Captain America, Moon Knight, Black Panther, Machine Man and Nick Fury! Softcover, 504 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 10 of the Iron Man Epic Collection - Years Covered: May 1982-Dec 1983. Cover price $39.99.

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    Iron Man Duel of Iron TPB (2016 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

    1st printing. Collects Iron Man (1968-1996 1st Series) #178-195 and Iron Man (1968-1996 1st Series) Annual #6-7. Written by Denny O'Neil, Peter Gillis and Bob Harras. Art by Luke McDonnell, Don Perlin, Steve Mitchell, Ian Akin, Brian Garvey and Roy Richardson. Cover by Luke McDonnel. Is the world big enough for two Iron Men? While Tony Stark battles the bottle, James Rhodes soars to ever greater heights in the red and gold! He'll test himself against deadly foes Radioactive Man and the Mandarin, then become a West Coast Avenger after proving his mettle alongside Marvel's greatest heroes in the original SECRET WARS! But Rhodey's homecoming won't be easy. On top of building his own rogues gallery - the Brothers Grimm, Vibro and the Termite - one of Rhodey's biggest headaches is the armor itself! But his fiercest rival of all will be his oldest friend when Tony Stark, the original Iron Man, returns! From the very large to the infinitesimally small, the two Shellheads will battle their demons - and each other! Softcover, 504 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 11 of the Iron Man Epic Collection - Years Covered: 1983-1985. Cover price $39.99.

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    Iron Man Stark Wars TPB (2015 Marvel) Epic Collection 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Collects Iron Man (1968-1996 1st Series) #215-232 and ANNUAL #9. Written by Bob Layton and David Michelinie. Art by Mark D. Bright, Bob Layton and Barry Windsor-Smith. Cover by Mark D. Bright and Bob Layton. Time for the Armored Avenger to start avenging! Tony Stark is back in the groove as Iron Man, from outer space to the ocean depths. But the new Stark Enterprises is on constant super-villain alert, under attack from familiar faces like Spymaster and new threats like the ethereal Ghost. And when Tony discovers that his technology has been stolen and abused, he declares war on anyone in armor! Iron Man's new ruthless streak brings him into conflict with the U.S. government, S.H.I.E.L.D. and the Avengers. And as his actions grow ever more extreme, he must battle an old friend in a new guise - Steve Rogers, aka the Captain! By the time the dust settles on these Armor Wars, the world might need a new Iron Man! Softcover, 496 pages, full color. NOTE: Book 13 of the Iron Man Epic Collection - Years Covered: 1987-1988. Cover price $29.99.