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Comic books in 'The Origin of Galactus'

  • Issue #160
    Thor (1962 Marvel 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) 160

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    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Vince Colletta. Galactus and Ego guest star in "And Now... Galactus!", script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Vince Colletta; Tana Nile asks Thor to travel with her to Rigel to challenge Galactus, who is approaching their galaxy. Appearances by Sif and the Recorder. 36 pgs., full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #161
    Thor (1962 Marvel 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) 161
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    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Vince Colletta. "Shall a God Prevail?", script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Vince Colletta; Thor drives Galactus away from Ego, the Living Planet; Ego then allows the homeless race of Wanderers to settle there. Appearance by the Recorder. 36 pgs., full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #162
    Thor (1962 Marvel 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) 162
    • Marker writing on first page.
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    • Cover detached at one staple and coming loose at the other.

    The beginning of the origin of Galactus (continued in Thor 168) in "Galactus is Born!" Script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Vince Colletta. Appearances by Balder, the Recorder, Hogun, Fandral, Volstagg, and Odin. Cameos by Galactus, Karnilla, and Heimdall. Kirby/Colletta cover. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #168
    Thor (1962 Marvel 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) 168
    • Cover oxidation.
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    • Paper: White
    • Slab: Debris trapped between case and inner well
    • Label #915-AC-001
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Label #3760887008
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    • Paper: White
    • Slab: Scuffing to inner well of case
    • Label #3796240018
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    • Water damage.

    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Joe Sinnott. Galactus origin, part 1 in "Galactus Found!", script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by George Klein; Thor takes the Odinship in search of Galactus; Galactus captures the Odinship and begins to tell his origin to Thor; Meanwhile, on Earth, a foreign country completes their creation of the Thermal Man and rockets him to the US to wreak havoc. Appearances by Balder, Hogun, Fandral, Volstagg, the Watcher, and Odin. First appearance of the Thermal Man. Bullpen Bulletins. 36 pgs., full color. $0.15. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #169
    Thor (1962 Marvel 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) 169
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    • Paper: White
    • Slab: Standard, no notable issues
    • Double Cover: 1st cover 9.0, interior cover 9.4. Double Cover.
    • Label #0304413006

    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby and John Romita (central Thor image), inks by George Klein and John Romita (central Thor image). "The Awesome Answer!", script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by George Klein; Thor, always honorable, is deemed worthy to hear the origin of Galactus; Out of mortal death, comes a rebirth of cosmic energy; The history of Galactus, as told by Galactus, revealed to Marvel readers at long last! Appearances by Balder, Hogun, Fandral, Volstagg, the Watcher, the Thermal Man, and Odin. Letter to the editor from book and comics retailer Bud Plant. 36 pgs., full color. $0.15. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #24
    Marvel Saga (1985) 24
    Published Nov 1987 by Marvel.

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    "Book XXIV!" Researched by Peter Anderson. "Book XXII!" Researched by Peter Anderson. Witness the mind-blowing origin of the Devourer of Worlds - Galactus! Featuring material from Fantastic Four (1961-1996 1st Series) #47, Silver Surfer (1968-1970 1st Series) #1 and Super Villain Classics: Galactus the Origin (1983) #1. 32 pages, FC. Cover price $1.00.