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  • Issue #270
    Avengers (1963 1st Series) 270

    Avengers: Under Siege: Part 1 of 8 - "Wild in the Streets!" Script by Roger Stern. Art by John Buscema (breakdowns) and Tom Palmer (finishes). Cover by John Buscema and Tom Palmer. The word is out! Prince Namor has joined the Avengers! And many in the general public are not happy about it! The super-villainess, Moonstone, sees an opportunity and incites a riot among the demonstrators outside Avengers Mansion! Captain Marvel and Captain America quell the civilian uprising, while the Wasp attacks Moonstone! After a quick battle in the sewer system, Earth's Mightiest Heroes hand Moonstone over to the police. Or at least two people that look like the police! When did Crusher Creel start working for New York's finest? Perhaps a foreshadowing of evil things to come! Cameo appearances by the Absorbing Man, Titania, and Byrrah. (Notes: The plot involving the Sub-Mariner crosses over into Alpha Flight 36. The initial sub-plot of the Masters of Evil storyline takes place in this issue.) 32 pages Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #271
    Avengers (1963 1st Series) 271

    Avengers: Under Siege: Part 2 of 8 - "Breakaway!" Guest-starring Paladin. Script by Roger Stern. Art by John Buscema (breakdowns) and Tom Palmer (finishes). Cover by John Buscema and Tom Palmer. The Wasp receives a visit from an old friend and invites him to go on a date with her…to the local lockup! While the Avengers' chairwoman and Paladin are grilling Rita DeMara (aka the second Yellowjacket), her lawyer and legal assistant barge in! Rita's lawyer closely resembles a former foe of the Avengers! Has the Grey Gargoyle taken up the legal profession? The Wasp and Paladin don't have time to ask as the battle is quickly joined! And once the Black Knight jumps into the fray, the three-on-three tussle gets underway in the New Jersey countryside! Three avengers vs. the Grey Gargoyle, Screaming Mimi, and Yellowjacket! Meanwhile, some heavy duty super-villains are being sprung from prisons across the United States! Is there a master plan in work somewhere? Avengers Lineup: Black Knight, Captain America, Captain Marvel, Hercules, Sub-Mariner, and the Wasp. (Note: The Grey Gargoyle previously appeared in Amazing Spider-Man 219 and appears next in Iron Man 235.) 32 pages Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #273
    Avengers (1963 1st Series) 273

    25th Anniversary cover - Avengers: Under Siege: Part 3 of 8 - "Rites of Conquest!" Script by Roger Stern. Art by John Buscema (breakdowns) and Tom Palmer (finishes). Cover by Tom Palmer. The forces of evil are gathering! Baron Zemo II has assembled a team of powerful super-villains to accomplish something his late father never could: Destroy the Avengers! With Earth's Mightiest Heroes out on the town, Zemo's Masters of Evil attack Avengers Mansion! Goliath, Blackout, Moonstone, Yellowjacket, Mister Hyde, Tiger Shark, Bulldozer, Piledriver, Thunderball, and the Wrecker run roughshod over the Fifth Avenue Mansion! Perhaps it's a good thing that the Avengers weren't home during the attack. But it's definitely a bad thing that Jarvis was. The situation looks grave indeed. Cameo appearance by Paladin. (Note: Baron Zemo sends Whirlwind and the Trapster to ambush the star-spangled avenger in Captain America 324.) Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #274
    Avengers (1963 1st Series) 274

    Avengers: Under Siege: Part 4 of 8 - "Divided We Fall!" Script by Roger Stern. Art by John Buscema (breakdowns) and Tom Palmer (finishes). Cover by John Buscema and Tom Palmer. Baron Zemo II stands triumphant in the hallowed halls of Avengers Mansion! And now it's time to divide and conquer the Avengers themselves! Unfortunately, the Black Knight is the first avenger to return to the mansion and fall victim to the Masters of Evil. Next Captain Marvel goes down at the hands of Blackout! Meanwhile in New Jersey, the star-spangled avenger and the Wasp realize that something is amiss inside their Fifth Avenue headquarters. After locating the Prince of Power, the three avengers storm the mansion! But Cap is knocked out and the Wasp is repulsed by the darkforce! So that leaves Hercules to stand alone against the combined might of Goliath, Mister Hyde, Tiger Shark, Bulldozer, Piledriver, Thunderball and the Wrecker! However in his twelve labors, the Lion of Olympus slew the 9-headed Hydra and captured the mighty Cerebus! Can Hercules all by himself stem the tide against the Masters of Evil? Or will the Avengers' downward spiral of defeat continue? Avengers Lineup: Black Knight, Captain America, Captain Marvel, Hercules, and the Wasp. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #283
    Amazing Spider-Man (1963 1st Series) 283
    • Paper: White
    • Label #0078981008

    Avengers Under Siege: Part 5 of 8 -- "With Foes Like These" Script by Tom DeFalco. Pencils by Ron Frenz. Inks by Bob Layton. Cover by Bob Layton. Plot continues from Avengers 274. While searching for Flash Thompson, the web-slinger runs into Titania robbing a jewelry store! What brings the powerful super-villainess to Manhattan? Her new job: working for the Masters of Evil...and destroying the Avengers! But if Titania is in town, her boyfriend can't be far behind! When the wall-crawler tracks Titania to LaGuardia Airport, his clash with the titans begins! The Amazing Spider-Man vs. Titania and the Absorbing Man! In a few minutes, ol Spidey may wish he had called the Avengers instead! Plot continues in Avengers 275. First appearance of Mongoose. Cameo appearances by the Hobgoblin, Roderick Kingsley, Mary Jane Watson, Flash Thompson, Betty Leeds, and the Wasp. Flashback cameo by Doctor Doom. (Notes: This issue completes Tom DeFalcos (writer) and Ron Frenz (penciler) wonderful 3-year run on the Amazing Spider-Man title -- highlighted by the alien symbiote (black costume) storyline, the advancement of the Hobgoblin saga, and the creation of the Rose, Puma, and Silver Sable. This issue was reprinted in Marvel Tales 291.) 32 pages. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #275
    Avengers (1963 1st Series) 275

    Avengers: Under Siege: Part 6 of 8 - "Even a God Can Die!" Guest-starring Ant-Man. Script by Roger Stern. Art by John Buscema (breakdowns) and Tom Palmer (finishes). Cover by John Buscema and Tom Palmer. In horrific fashion the Masters of Evil have savagely beaten the Lion of Olympus into a near death state. The Wasp rushes the comatose Hercules to the emergency room for life-saving surgery! Unbelievable! Could the immortal avenger's life actually be in jeopardy? Meanwhile inside Avengers Mansion, Baron Zemo II basks in the glow of his triumph! The son of the Third Reich's top scientist sends the Absorbing Man and Titania to the hospital to finish off Hercules and the Wasp! Janet Van Dyne will need a miracle to survive this fight! And surprisingly she gets one…flying on a tiny ant! The Wasp and Ant-Man (aka Scott Lang) vs. Crusher Creel and Titania! It looks like a mismatch of epic proportions! Can the pint-sized super-heroes pull off a most improbable victory? Ants assemble! Flashback cameo by Mother Superior to recap Baron Zemo's prior encounter with the star-spangled avenger in Captain America 299. Avengers Lineup: Black Knight, Captain America, Captain Marvel, Hercules, and the Wasp. 32 pages Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #276
    Avengers (1963 1st Series) 276

    Avengers: Under Siege: Part 7 of 8 - "Revenge" Guest-starring Ant-Man. Script by Roger Stern. Art by John Buscema (breakdowns) and Tom Palmer (finishes). Cover by John Buscema and Tom Palmer. In one of the most inspiring battles in Avengers' history, the Wasp and Ant-Man score a major victory against Zemo's minions and preserve the Prince of Power's life! However, the next big challenge awaits! Taking back their Fifth Avenue headquarters! Before embarking on that mission though, the Wasp has to find more avengers! Fortunately, Captain Marvel escapes from the darkforce, the mighty Thor arrives, and the mysterious Doctor Druid appears! Are Earth's Mightiest Heroes finally on the comeback trail vs. the Masters of Evil? Yes or no the Avengers must hurry! Because the situation inside the mansion is deteriorating for the captives left at the mercy of Mister Hyde…who has no mercy! Cameo appearance by the Shroud. 32 pages Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #277
    Avengers (1963 1st Series) 277

    Avengers: Under Siege: Part 8 of 8 - "The Price of Victory!" Guest-starring Ant-Man and Doctor Druid. Script by Roger Stern. Art by John Buscema (breakdowns) and Tom Palmer (finishes). Cover by John Buscema and Tom Palmer. This is it! The Mighty Avengers vs. the Masters of Evil! Time to live free or die in Avengers Mansion! The Black Knight, Ant-Man, Captain America, Captain Marvel, Doctor Druid, Thor, and the Wasp vs. Goliath, the Wrecker, Blackout, Moonstone, Yellowjacket, and Baron Zemo! The spectacular slugfest rages through the mansion and reaches its fateful climax on the rooftop! The star-spangled avenger vs. Baron Zemo! Years ago the Sentinel of Liberty stopped the father's mad quest to destroy the Avengers! And now years later can Captain America do likewise and stop the son's? A powerful ending! Death of Blackout. Cameo appearances by Bulldozer, Piledriver, and Thunderball. (Notes: Baron Zemo II returns in Captain America 357. The Masters of Evil storyline is widely considered the masterpiece of Roger Stern's 5-year run on the Avengers title. This five-part story along with issues 270 and 271 were reprinted in 1998 in the trade paperback: Avengers Under Siege. This issue includes a one-page reprint of miscolored panels from issue 271.) 32 pages Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #16
    Avengers West Coast (1985) 16
    Published Jan 1987 by Marvel.

    Avengers: Under Siege: Epilogue - "The Dive!" Guest-starring Son of Satan and Hellcat. Story by Steve Englehart. Art by Al Milgrom and Joe Sinnott. This issue ties into Avengers ##273-277 and the Masters of Evil's assault on the East Coast team. As Tigra, Hank Pym, Hellcat, and Daimon Hellstorm enjoy some R&R in San Francisco Harbor, they come face-to-face with the savage Tiger Shark. Meanwhile, the villain Whirlwind plans to steal a prototype that will help the Masters of Evil become even more powerful. 32 pages. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #51-1ST
    Marvel Premiere Classic Library Edition HC (2006-2013 Marvel) 51-1ST

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    Volume 51 - 1st printing. "Avengers: Under Siege!" Collects Avengers (1963-1996 1st Series) #270-277. Written by Roger Stern. Art by John Buscema and Tom Palmer. Cover penciled by John Buscema. Home are the heroes, but the villains are waiting for them! Avengers Mansion becomes the site of one of the team's greatest battles when Baron Zemo's Masters of Evil take down Earth's Mightiest Heroes one by one, one seemingly forever! Plus: an odyssey of Avengers, Alpha Flight and Atlantean civil war! Guest-starring Ant-Man, Doctor Druid and Paladin, later of Thunderbolts fame! Softcover, 192 pages, full color. Cover price $29.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Avengers Under Siege HC (2010 Marvel) 1-1ST



    Written by Roger Stern. Art by John Buscema and Tom Palmer. Cover by John Buscema and Tom Palmer.

    The Avengers Created by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby.

    Home are the heroes, but the villains are waiting for them!

    Avengers Mansion becomes the site of one of the team's greatest battles when Baron Zemo's Masters of Evil take down Earth's Mightiest Heroes one by one, one seemingly forever!

    Plus: an odyssey of Avengers, Alpha Flight and Atlantean civil war! Guest-starring Ant-Man (Scott Lang), Doctor Druid and Paladin!

    Hardcover, 192 pages, full color.

    NOTE: "One of my All-Time favorite Avengers stories and the tale that transformed Baron Zemo II from a run of the mill villain of the month to a bona fide arch super villain to be reckoned with in the Marvel Universe." - Odinson, mycomicshop.com Archivist

    Cover price $29.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Avengers Under Siege HC (2019 Marvel) Avengers Earth's Mightiest Box Set Edition 1-1ST Avengers Under Siege HC (2019 Marvel) Avengers Earth's Mightiest Box Set Edition 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Collects Avengers (1963-1996 1st Series) #270-277.

    Written by Roger Stern. Art by John Buscema and Tom Palmer. Cover by John Buscema and Tom Palmer.

    The Avengers Created by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby.

    Home are the heroes, but the villains are waiting for them!

    Avengers Mansion becomes the site of one of the team's greatest battles when Baron Zemo's Masters of Evil take down Earth's Mightiest Heroes one by one, one seemingly forever!

    Plus: an odyssey of Avengers, Alpha Flight and Atlantean civil war! Guest-starring Ant-Man (Scott Lang), Doctor Druid and Paladin!

    Hardcover, 192 pages, full color.

    NOTE: This collection was originally available only in the Avengers Earth's Mightiest HC Box Set (2019 Marvel). When on the bookshelf alongside the rest of the set, the spines spell the word AVENGERS.

    NOTE: "One of my All-Time favorite Avengers stories and the tale that transformed Baron Zemo II from a run of the mill villain of the month to a bona fide arch super villain to be reckoned with in the Marvel Universe." - Odinson, mycomicshop.com Archivist

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Avengers Under Siege TPB (1998 Marvel) 1st Edition 1-1ST

    1st Edition - 1st printing. Collects Avengers (1963-1996 1st Series) #270-271 and 273-277. Written by Roger Stern. Art by John Buscema and Tom Palmer. Cover penciled by John Buscema and painted by Joe Jusko! The Avengers banded together to fight the foes that no single hero dared face, but Baron Zemo has turned their own strategy against them! He's united a team of Masters of Evil more numerous and more powerful than the Avengers - and they're picking the Earth's Mightiest Heroes off one by one! Can Captain America, Thor, the Wasp, the Black Knight, Captain Marvel and Dr. Druid retake the Avengers Mansion from the awesome might of Mr. Hyde, Tiger Shark, the Wrecker and the Wrecking Crew, Absorbing Man, Titania, Goliath, Moonstone and more? Softcover, 160 pages, full color. Cover price $16.95.

  • Issue #1-REP
    Avengers Under Siege TPB (1998 Marvel) 1st Edition 1-REP

    1st Edition - 2nd and later printings. Collects Avengers (1963-1996 1st Series) #270-271 and 273-277. Written by Roger Stern. Art by John Buscema and Tom Palmer. Cover penciled by John Buscema and painted by Joe Jusko! The Avengers banded together to fight the foes that no single hero dared face, but Baron Zemo has turned their own strategy against them! He's united a team of Masters of Evil more numerous and more powerful than the Avengers - and they're picking the Earth's Mightiest Heroes off one by one! Can Captain America, Thor, the Wasp, the Black Knight, Captain Marvel and Dr. Druid retake the Avengers Mansion from the awesome might of Mr. Hyde, Tiger Shark, the Wrecker and the Wrecking Crew, Absorbing Man, Titania, Goliath, Moonstone and more? Softcover, 160 pages, full color. Cover price $16.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    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.

    NOTE: "One of my All-Time favorite Avengers stories and the tale that transformed Baron Zemo II from a run of the mill villain of the month to a bona fide arch super villain to be reckoned with in the Marvel Universe." - Odinson, mycomicshop.com Archivist

    Cover price $39.99.