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Silver Surfer (1968 1st Series) comic books

  • Issue #-1
    Silver Surfer (1968 1st Series) -1

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    Abduction - Written by J.M. DeMatteis. Art and Cover by Ron Garney & Bob Wiacek. Flashback! Presenting for the first time ever: the Silver Surfer's first contact with the human race! In this flashback episode, the Surfer, still Galactus' herald, encounters an alien race called "The Other," a race who've just abducted a woman from Earth! How will this encounter eventually lead to Norrin Radd's fateful decision to defy his master? 40 pages, full color. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #1
    Silver Surfer (1968 1st Series) 1
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($40.47) will be charged at checkout.
    • CGC Signature Series
    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Slab: Other — see grading notes
    • Signed by Stan Lee on 09/10/2016. Chipping to upper right back side of slab. (see scans)
    • Label #1323110002
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    • Paper: Off white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #1616231022
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    • 1" Spine split from bottom.
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    • 1 1/2" spine split from bottom.
    Auction opens January 21
    • 3 3/4" cumulative spine split, interior partially detached from cover.

    "The Origin of the Silver Surfer!" Cameos by the Incredible Hulk, Doctor Doom, and the Fantastic Four. Written by Stan Lee. Art and cover by John Buscema and Joe Sinnott. Many years ago, in order to prevent the total annihilation of his civilization and homeworld, Norrin Radd bargained with the Devourer of Worlds. Imbued with the Power Cosmic, he became the Silver Surfer and Herald of Galactus. However, on the fateful day he arrived on Earth, for love of humanity, he betrayed his master, and thus was cursed to never traverse the space-ways again. This is his story. Includes the Watcher back-up "The Wonder of the Watcher!" Story by Stan Lee. Art by Gene Colan and Syd Shores. 68-page giant. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #2
    Silver Surfer (1968 1st Series) 2
    • 8 1/2" Cumulative spine split.
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #1171045001
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    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #0090029004
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    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #1417956001
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    "When Lands the Saucer!" Written by Stan Lee. Art and cover by John Buscema and Joe Sinnott. Exiled to planet Earth by his former master, Galactus, the Silver Surfer, a being empowered with the Power Cosmic itself, finds he cannot penetrate the invisible barrier which the Devourer of Worlds has encompassed the planet with. However, this barrier does not prevent others from beyond the stars from coming to Earth and wrecking havoc. Thus, when a malevolent race of aliens descend upon the unsuspecting citizens of Earth, only the Silver Surfer possesses the power to stop them. Includes the Watcher back-up "The Coming of the Krills!" Story by Stan Lee. Art by Gene Colan and Paul Reinman. 64 pages Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #3
    Silver Surfer (1968 1st Series) 3
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #1616234015
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    • Paper: Off white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #0248065004
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #1075314003
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    • Paper: White
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #0293341010
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    • Paper: Off white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #1268021004
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • 1 piece of tape on interior cover.
    • Label #D1A96F-022
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    • 3" spine split from base of comic with tape.

    1st appearance of Mephisto. "The Power and the Prize!" Written by Stan Lee. Art and cover by John Buscema and Joe Sinnott. The valiant Silver Surfer comes face-to-face with the sinister creature who would go on to become his greatest adversary and one of the greatest forces for evil in the Marvel Universe, Mephisto! When the Lord of the Underworld kidnaps Shalla Bal, Norrin Radd has no choice but to venture into the stygian depths and face the devil himself to save the woman he loves. Includes the Watcher back-up "Why Won't They Believe Me?" Story by Stan Lee. Art by Gene Colan and Paul Reinman. Letter to the editor from comic writer Tony Isabella. 68-page giant. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #4
    Silver Surfer (1968 1st Series) 4
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    • CGC Signature Series
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Signed by Stan Lee on 03/05/2017.
    • Label #1323173007
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    • CGC Signature Series
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: Minor side edge cracks
    • Signed by Stan Lee on 3/23/14.
    • Label #1238938002
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    • Paper: Off white
    • Slab: Minor side edge crack
    • Label #0357756003
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    Auction opens April 1

    "The Good, the Bad, and the Uncanny!" Guest-starring Thor. Written by Stan Lee. Art by John Buscema and Sal Buscema. Cover by John Buscema. When the Silver Surfer ventures to fabled Asgard, home of the Norse Gods, a misunderstanding sets the Sentinel of the Spaceways against the mighty God of Thunder. It's the Power Cosmic vs. godly might. It's Thor vs. the Silver Surfer in a battle that will truly shake the heavens! Includes the Watcher back-up "The Terror of Tim Boo Ba." Story by Stan Lee. Art by Howard Purcell and Paul Reinman. Low distribution. 68-page giant. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #5
    Silver Surfer (1968 1st Series) 5
    • Water damage.
    • 1" Cumulative spine split.
    • Half of spine split.
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    • 2" spine split from bottom of comic.

    "...And Who Shall Mourn for Him?!" Cameos by the Fantastic Four and the X-Men. Written by Stan Lee. Art by John Buscema and Sal Buscema. The Silver Surfer encounters a being of unimaginable cosmic power. Can even the Sentinel of the Spaceways hope to defeat the enigmatic Stranger? Meanwhile, for the fate of many innocent lives, one man will make the ultimate sacrifice. Includes the Watcher back-up "Run, Roco, Run!" Story by Stan Lee. Art by Howard Purcell and John Tartaglione. 68-page giant. Letter to the editor from Wendy Pini (Fletcher) of Elfquest fame. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #6
    Silver Surfer (1968 1st Series) 6
    • 3/4" cumulative spine split.
    • 1/2" spine split from bottom.
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    • Paper: Off white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #E64808-002
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #1451966017
    Auction opens January 28
    Auction opens January 21
    • 2" cumulative spine split partially sealed with tape.

    "Worlds without End!" Written by Stan Lee. Art by John Buscema and Sal Buscema. Cover by John Buscema. Through an inexplicable occurrence, the Silver Surfer arrives in the far off future. A future where the galaxy has been made a barren wasteland and what few patches of humanity remain alive life as slaves to the despot responsible for everything. In order to save the universe the Surfer must give up that which he has sought for so long - freedom! Includes the Watcher back-up "The Unsuspecting!" Story by Stan Lee. Art by Syd Shores and Frank Brunner. 64-page giant. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #7
    Silver Surfer (1968 1st Series) 7
    • 1" Spine split from top.
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #1262530007

    "The Heir of Frankenstein!" Written by Stan Lee. Art by John Buscema and Sal Buscema. Cover by John John Buscema. When a madman clones the power of the Silver Surfer, the Sentinel of the Spaceways finds himself in mortal combat with a creatures who power rivals his own. Includes the Watcher back-up "I, the Gargoyle." Story by Stan Lee. Art by Howard Purcell and Dan Adkins. Final 64-page giant. First appearance of Marvel's Frankenstein. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #8
    Silver Surfer (1968 1st Series) 8
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.
    • Staple rust. Rust migration.
    • Cover detached at one staple.
    • 3/4" Cumulative spine split. Centerfold detached.

    "Now Strikes the Ghost!" Part 1 of 2. Written by Stan Lee. Art by John Buscema and Dan Adkins. Mephisto, the very embodiment of evil, sends a powerful emissary, The Flying Dutchman, to destroy his hated enemy, the Silver Surfer. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #9
    Silver Surfer (1968 1st Series) 9
    • Cover detached at top staple.
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.
    • Cover and several wraps detached at one staple.
    • Centerfold detached at one staple. 2.5" Spine split from bottom.
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #0091690008
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($1.29) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    Auction opens January 21
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    "...To Steal the Soul of the Silver Surfer!" Part 2 of 2. Written by Stan Lee. Art by John Buscema and Dan Adkins. The embodiment of evil in the Marvel Universe, Mephisto, has sent a powerful force for evil to bring him the soul of the Silver Surfer. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #10
    Silver Surfer (1968 1st Series) 10
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.
    • Cover detached at one staple.
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.
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    "A World he Never Made!" Part 1 of 2. Written by Stan Lee. Art by John Buscema and Dan Adkins. In an effort to better understand mankind, the Silver Surfer ventures among them, incognito. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #11
    Silver Surfer (1968 1st Series) 11

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    "O, Bitter Victory!" Part 2 of 2. Written by Stan Lee. Art by John Buscema and Dan Adkins. When a madman puts the Silver Surfer's true love's life in jeopardy, Norrin Radd does the only thing he can...send her back to Zen-La where she'll be safe, and perhaps lost to him forever. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #12
    Silver Surfer (1968 1st Series) 12
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.
    • Centerfold detached.
    Auction opens January 21

    "Gather, Ye Witches!" Written by Stan Lee. Art by John Buscema and Dan Adkins. Can even the Silver Surfer hope to survive an encounter with the awesome might of the Abomination, a creature whose strength rivals that of the Incredible Hulk himself? Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #13
    Silver Surfer (1968 1st Series) 13
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.
    • Cover detached at bottom staple.
    • Centerfold detached.
    • Cover detached at one staple.

    "The Dawn of the Doomsday Man!" Written by Stan Lee. Art by John Buscema and Dan Adkins. The ground rumbles and the citizens of New York City tremble in fear as the monstrosity known as the Doomsday Man rise from the bowels of the earth. Only the Silver Surfer, a being whom the people of Earth have ridiculed and alienated time and again, can save them now. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #14
    Silver Surfer (1968 1st Series) 14
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    • Slight amateur restoration
    • Paper: White
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Restoration includes: small amount of color touch on cover.
    • Label #0916951007
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    "The Surfer and the Spider!" Guest-starring Spider-Man. Captain America cameo. Written by Stan Lee. Art by John Buscema and Dan Adkins. A misunderstanding sets the Amazing Spider-Man against the awesome power of the Silver Surfer. Letters to the editor from comic writers Doug Moench and Alan Brennert. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #15
    Silver Surfer (1968 1st Series) 15
    • 1/2" Cumulative spine split.

    Cover pencils by Marie Severin, inks by Joe Sinnott. The Flame and the Fury!, script by Stan Lee, pencils by John Buscema, inks by Dan Adkins; The Silver Surfer tries to ask the Fantastic Four for help and ends up battling the Human Torch. Cameos by Spider-Man, the Overlord, the Stranger, Mephisto, and Galactus. 36 pgs. $0.15. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #16
    Silver Surfer (1968 1st Series) 16
    • Staple rust.
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.
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    Mephisto returns in "In the Hands of Mephisto!" Script by Stan Lee, pencils by John Buscema, inks by Chic Stone. Letters to the editor from comic artist Geof Darrow and writer Alan Brennert. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #17
    Silver Surfer (1968 1st Series) 17
    • Oxidation.
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: Scratch on front of case
    • Label #1335085017
    Auction opens January 28
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    Mephisto and Nick Fury guest star in "The Surfer Must Kill!" Script by Stan Lee, pencils by John Buscema, inks by Chic Stone. Brief Fantastic Four appearance. Barry Windsor-Smith cover pencils. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #18
    Silver Surfer (1968 1st Series) 18
    • .5 " Spine split from top.
    • 1" rip on back cover.
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.
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    "To Smash the Inhumans!" Final issue of the series. Guest-starring the Inhumans. Script by Stan Lee. Pencils by Jack Kirby. Inks by Herb Trimpe. Cover by Herb Trimpe (with possible layouts or pencils by Marie Severin.) The Silver Surfer renounces his peaceful ways and decides to fight against mankind instead of with them! And despite their best efforts, the Inhumans cannot convince the cosmic sky-rider otherwise! Unfortunately, the story ends on a cliffhanger as the series was canceled. Appearances by Black Bolt, Medusa, Gorgon, Karnak, Triton, and Maximus. (Note: The surfer's next chronological appearance comes in Webspinners Tales of Spider-Man (1999) #4 where the dangling plotline (from 29 years earlier) is at last addressed.) 32 pages. Cover price $0.15.