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Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) UK Edition comic books

  • Issue #3UK
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    Distributed in the United Kingdom (England). Exact copy of american edition except for cover price.
    First 12-cent issue. Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Sol Brodsky. First appearance of the Miracle Man in "The Menace of the Miracle Man!", script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Sol Brodsky; The Miracle Man performs his super-villain debut at his magic show by humiliating the Thing. Johnny Storm the Human Torch! Pin-Up Page, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Sol Brodsky. Chapter II "The Monster Lives!"; Miracle Man declares war on humanity and animates a movie monster statue. Chapter III "The Flame that Died!"; Human Torch torches the animated Monster from Mars-statue and Invisible Girl stowes away on the atomic tank that Miracle Man has stolen. Chapter IV "In the Shadow of Defeat!"; The Thing recalls the origin of the Fantastic Four while the Invisible Girl is taken prisoner by Miracle Man. Chapter V "The Final Challenge!" This issue features the first appearances of the FF costumes and the Fantasticar. First FF letters page; letter to the editor from comics artist Alan Weiss. (For the original, unused Kirby/Dick Ayers cover to this issue, see Fantastic Four 224.) 36 pgs. $0.12.

  • Issue #4UK
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) UK Edition 4UK
    • 1/2" Spine split from bottom of comic. Staple rust migration.
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    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Slab: Scuffing on front of case
    • U.K. Edition.
    • Label #1225529004

    Distributed in the United Kingdom (England). Exact copy of american edition except for cover price.
    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Sol Brodsky. First Silver Age appearance of the Sub-Mariner in The Coming of... Sub-Mariner! Chapter 1 On the Trail of the Torch!, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Sol Brodsky; The Fantastic Four is searching for the runaway Human Torch. Chapter 2 Enter the Sub-Mariner!; Fleeing the Thing, the runaway Human Torch finds the amnesiac Sub-Mariner. Chapter 3 Let the World Beware!; The Human Torch drops the Sub-Mariner into the sea and he regains his memory. Chapter 4 Sub-Mariner's Revenge!; The Sub-Mariner sends Giganto to smash New York. The Fantastic Four Pin-Up Page, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Sol Brodsky. Chapter 5 Return to the Deep! 36 pgs. 9d cover price.

  • Issue #6UK
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) UK Edition 6UK

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    Distributed in the United Kingdom (England). Exact copy of american edition except for cover price. Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers. Dr. Doom and the Sub-Mariner team up (first Marvel villian team-up and second Silver Age Sub-Mariner appearance) in "Captives of the Deadly Duo!" Part 1, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; Doctor Doom presents himself to Sub-Mariner and offers him an alliance against the Fantastic Four and all mankind. When Super-Menaces Unite Part 2; Dr. Doom gives a "Grabber" to Sub-Mariner and Human Torch discovers that Invisible Girl hides a photo of the Sub-Mariner in a book. Part 3 When Friends Fall Out!; The Sub-Mariner plants the "Grabber" in the Baxter Building and it is lifted into space by Doctor Doom. Part 4 Trapped!; The Baxter Building is set on a collision course with the Sun and the Sub-Mariner discovers that Doctor Doom has betrayed him. Part 5 The End... or the Beginning?; Doctor Doom is flung out into space and the Baxter Building is returned to its foundation. First mention of "unstable molecules." 36 pgs.

  • Issue #9UK
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) UK Edition 9UK

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    Distributed in the United Kingdom (England). Exact copy of american edition except for cover price.
    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers. Third Silver Age appearance of the Sub-Mariner in "The End of the Fantastic Four!", script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; The Fantastic Four are bankrupt and the Sub-Mariner is scheming to use this. How the Human Torch Flies! character profile. Part 2 Sub-Mariner Gives the Orders!; The Sub-Mariner offers the Fantastic Four one million dollars if they star in a film that he's producing. Part 3 "The Fury of Mr. Fantastic"; Mr. Fantastic discovers that the film project is a setup. Part 4 "The Flame of Battle"; Human Torch and Thing discover that the film project is a setup. Vengeance Is Ours! Part 5; The film is produced and an unwilling Sub-Mariner pays the Fantastic Four their money. Letter to the editor from mycomicshop.com president Buddy Saunders! 36 pgs. $0.12.

  • Issue #16UK
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) UK Edition 16UK

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    UK Edition - 9d Pence Variant, Identical to the US Edition except for the cover price and "Sole Distributors in the United Kingdom - Thorpe & Porter LTD" added to indicia. Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers. The Micro-World of Doctor Doom!, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; The Fantastic Four answers a cry for help from someone too small to be seen. They arrive in a micro-world whose leader is Doctor Doom. Page explaining Reed Richards powers. 36 pgs. $0.12.

  • Issue #17UK
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) UK Edition 17UK

    UK Edition. Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers. Defeated by Doctor Doom!, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; Back from the Micro-world, Doctor Doom attacks the Fantastic Four once more by kidnapping Alicia. Ant-Man guest appearance. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #19UK
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) UK Edition 19UK

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    Distributed in the United Kingdom (England). Exact copy of american edition except for cover price. Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Paul Reinman. First appearance of Pharaoh Rama-Tut in "Prisoners of the Pharoah!, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; The Fantastic Four return to Ancient Egypt to try to find a cure for Alicia's blindness and are met by Rama-Tut, a time traveler from the year 3000. Cameos by the Mole Man, the Puppet Master, the Super-Skrull, and Doctor Doom. Letter to the editor from comics writer Steve Gerber. (NOTE: The events of this very issue can be seen from different points of view in the pages of Doctor Strange (1974 2nd Series) #53 and Avengers West Coast (1985) #22. Odinson, Lone Star Comics Archivist). 36 pgs. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #20UK
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) UK Edition 20UK

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    Distributed in the United Kingdom (England). Exact copy of american edition except for cover price. Origin and first appearance of the Molecule Man in "The Mysterious Molecule Man!" Script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers. Watcher appearance. Kirby/George Roussos cover. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #22UK
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) UK Edition 22UK

    UK Edition. Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers. The Return of the Mole Man!, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by George Roussos [as G. Bell]; The Mole Man arranges for the neighbors of the Fantastic Four to complain about their activities so they will be interested when they receive an ad for an island that is for sale; When they visit the island, the Mole Man is waiting for them. Letters to the editor from comics writer Roy Thomas, comics artist Dave Cockrum, Wayne Howard (the comics artist?), and Steve Erickson (the writer?). 32 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #24UK
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) UK Edition 24UK

    UK Edition. Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by George Roussos. The Infant Terrible!, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by George Roussos [as Geo. Bell]; An extra-terrestrial wreaks havoc in New York City, until Reed deduces that it is an infant and summons its parents. Letter to the editor from writer Don Glut. 32 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #25UK
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) UK Edition 25UK
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($17.94) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • U.K. Edition.
    • Label #1295709001

    UK Edition. Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by George Roussos. The Hulk Vs. The Thing, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by George Roussos [as G. Bell]; Hulk understands that Rick Jones has deserted him for the Avengers; He comes back to New York to get his revenge on the Avengers but the Fantastic Four are there to stop him; And the Thing is the only one with a chance to defeat him. Third Avengers cross-over; second Silver Age Captain America appearance. 36 pgs.

  • Issue #28UK
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) UK Edition 28UK

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    Distributed in the United Kingdom (England). Exact copy of american edition except for cover price. The X-Men battle the FF in "We Have To Fight the X-Men!" Script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Chic Stone. The Mad Thinker and the Puppet Master appearances. Kirby/Stone cover. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #44UK
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) UK Edition 44UK

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    UK Edition. Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Vince Colletta. The Gentleman's Name Is Gorgon! or What a Way to Spend a Honeymoon!, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Joe Sinnott; Medusa seeks the FF's help in eluding Gorgon. Dragon Man appearance. Letter to the editor from Dave Cockrum. 32 pgs. $0.12.

  • Issue #45UK
    Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) UK Edition 45UK

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    UK Edition. Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Joe Sinnott. First appearance of the Inhumans--Black Bolt, Crystal, Karnak, Triton, and Lockjaw—in Among Us Hide...the Inhumans, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Joe Sinnott; Crystal lures Johnny into a trap where he is captured by the Inhumans; The rest of the FF hurry to his rescue. Appearances by Medusa, Gorgon, the Dragon Man, the Sandman, and the Trapster.