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Marvel Tales (1964 Marvel) comic books

  • Issue #1
    Marvel Tales (1964 Marvel) 1
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    • 1" Cumulative spine split. Tape on interior of cover.

    Reprints: Amazing Fantasy 15 (1st Spider-Man) by Steve Ditko; Hulk 1 by Jack Kirby, Tales to Astonish 35 (Ant-Man); Tales to Astonish 49 (Giant Man), Tales of Suspense 39 & 48 (1st Iron Man), Journey into Mystery 83 (1st Thor) by Kirby, and Sgt. Fury 1 by Kirby. Kirby photo. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #2
    Marvel Tales (1964 Marvel) 2
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: Standard, no notable issues
    • Label #3770975005
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    • Label #1228380011
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    • Label #1228380003
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    • Label #1228380002

    Reprints: X-Men 1, Avengers 1, Strange Tales 115 (Doctor Strange origin), and Hulk 3; Jack Kirby and 72-page giant. All reprints. "X-Men" (script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Paul Reinman from Uncanny X-Men 1); the Hulk stars in "The Ringmaster" (scripts by Lee, pencils by Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers from Hulk 3); "The Origin of Dr. Strange" (script by Lee, art by Steve Ditko from Strange Tales 115); "The Coming of the Avengers" (script by Lee, pencils by Kirby, inks by Ayers from Avengers 1); and a monster story, "A Monster Among Us" (script by Lee, art by Ditko from Amazing Adult Fantasy 8). Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #3
    Marvel Tales (1964 Marvel) 3
    • 1" Cumulative spine split. Water damage.

    Reprints: Amazing Spider-Man #6 featuring "Face to Face with the Lizard!" Stor by Stan Lee. Art by Steve Ditko. Strange Tales #101 featuring the Human Torch (Johnny Storm of the Fantastic Four). Journey into Mystery #84 featuring "The Mighty Thor vs.the Executioner!" Story by Stan Lee. Art by Jack Kirby. Tales to Astonish #38 featuring Ant-Man in "Betrayed by the Ants!" Story by Stan Lee and Larry Lieber. Art by Jack Kirby and Dick Ayers. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #5
    Marvel Tales (1964 Marvel) 5
    • 1/2" Spine split from bottom. Water damage.

    Reprints: Amazing Spider-Man #8 featuring "The Terrible Threat of the Living Brain." Story by Stan Lee. Art by Steve Ditko. Strange Tales #103 starring the Human Torch (Johnny Storm of the Fantastic Four) in "Prisoner of the 5th Dimension." Story by Stan Lee and Larry Lieber. Art by Jack Kirby and Dick Ayers. Journey into Mystery #87 starring the Mighty Thor in "Prisoner of the Reds!" Story by Stan Lee and Larry Lieber. Art by Jack Kirby and Dick Ayers. Tales to Astonish #40 starring Ant-Man in "The Day that Ant-Man Failed!" Story by Stan Lee and Larry Lieber. Art by Jack Kirby and Sol Brodsky. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #8
    Marvel Tales (1964 Marvel) 8

    Reprints: Amazing Spider-Man #13 featuring "The Menace of Mysterio." Story by Stan Lee. Art by Steve Ditko. Strange Tales #106 starring the Human Torch (Johnny Storm of the Fantastic Four) in "The Threat of the Torrid Twosome." Guest-starring the Fantastic FourStory by Stan Lee and Larry Lieber. Art by Jack Kirby and Dick Ayers. Journey into Mystery #90 starring the Mighty Thor in "Trapped by the Carbon-Copy Man!" Story by Stan Lee and Larry Lieber. Art by Al Hartley. Tales to Astonish #53 starring the Wasp in "When Wakes the Colossus!" Story by Stan Lee and Larry Lieber. Art by Larry Lieber and D. Heck. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #9
    Marvel Tales (1964 Marvel) 9

    Reprints: Amazing Spider-Man #14 featuring "The Grotesque Adventure of the Green Goblin." Guest-starring the Incredible Hulk. Story by Stan Lee. Art by Steve Ditko. Strange Tales #107 featuring the Human Torch face-to-face with the mighty Sub-Mariner in "The Master of Flame vs. the Monarch of the Sea." Story by Stan Lee and Larry Lieber. Art by Jack Kirby and Dick Ayers. Journey into Mystery #91 starring the Mighty Thor in "Sandu Master of the Supernatural!" Story by Stan Lee and Larry Lieber. Art by Al Hartley. Tales to Astonish #54 starring the Wasp in "Conquest!" Story by Stan Lee and Larry Lieber. Art by Larry Lieber and Sol Brodsky. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #10
    Marvel Tales (1964 Marvel) 10

    Reprints: Amazing Spider-Man #15 featuring "Kraven the Hunter!" Story by Stan Lee. Art by Steve Ditko. Strange Tales #108 featuring the Human Torch in "The Painter of a Thousand Perils!" Story by Stan Lee and R. Berns. Art by Jack Kirby and Dick Ayers. Journey into Mystery #92 starring the Mighty Thor in "The Day Loki Stole Thor's Magic Hammer!" Story by Stan Lee and Larry Lieber. Art by Al Hartley. Tales to Astonish #55 starring the Wasp in "The Gypsy's Secret!" Story by Stan Lee and Larry Lieber. Art by Larry Lieber and George Bell. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #11
    Marvel Tales (1964 Marvel) 11
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: Scuffing on front and back of case
    • Label #205-AB-019

    Cover pencils by Steve Ditko (Spider-Man cover [modified], Jack Kirby (Torch scene), Joe Sinnott (Thor scene), and Larry Lieber (Wasp scene), inks by Steve Ditko (Spider-Man), Dick Ayers (Torch scene), Joe Sinnott (Thor scene), and George Roussos (Wasp scene). Duel with Daredevil, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Steve Ditko; reprinted from The Amazing Spider-Man (Marvel, 1963 series) #16. The Sorcerer and Pandora's Box starring Human Torch, script by Stan Lee (plot) and Robert Bernstein (script), pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers. Beware the Bog Beast!--The Wasp Tells a Tale, script by Stan Lee (plot) and Larry Lieber (script), pencils by Larry Lieber, inks by Paul Reinman; A suitor thought unworthy by the king wins the hand of the princess through cunning when strength fails; reprinted from Tales to Astonish (Marvel, 1959 series) #56. Thor and Loki Attack the Human Race!, script by Stan Lee (Plot) and Robert Bernstein (Script, as R. Berns), pencils by Joe Sinnott, inks by Joe Sinnott; from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #94. 68 pgs. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #12
    Marvel Tales (1964 Marvel) 12
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Pedigree: Rocky Mountain
    • Slab: Scuffing on front and back of case; Scuffing to inner well of case
    • Label #1014129011

    Cover art by Steve Ditko and John Romita. The Return of the Green Goblin, script by Stan Lee, art by Steve Ditko; reprinted from The Amazing Spider-Man (Marvel, 1963 series) #17. The Human Torch Vs. the Wizard and Paste-Pot Pete!, script by Stan Lee (Co-Plot), Dick Ayers (Co-Plot), and Ernie Hart [as H.E. Huntley] (Dialogue), art by Dick Ayers; Johnny practices in his obstacle course, then thinks back on his adventures with The Wizard and Paste-Pot Pete; By a wild coincidence, Pete breaks The Wizard out of jail and the two join forces; They frame Johnny as a spy, but their partnership is strained by Wiz's megalomania; "I'm a partner, not a servant, you know!" says Pete; reprinted from Strange Tales (Marvel, 1951 series) #110. The Magician and the Maiden starring Wasp, script by Stan Lee (plot) and Larry Lieber (script), art by Larry Lieber; reprinted from Tales to Astonish (Marvel, 1959 series) #58. Challenged by the Human Cobra! starring Thor, script by Stan Lee, art by Don Heck; reprinted from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #98. 68 pgs. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #13
    Marvel Tales (1964 Marvel) 13

    Cover art by Steve Ditko. The End of Spider-Man, script by Stan Lee, art by Steve Ditko; reprinted from Amazing Spider-Man (Marvel, 1963 series) #18. Marvel Boy and the Lost World, script by Stan Lee, art by Russ Heath; reprinted from Marvel Boy (Marvel, 1950 series) #1. Let's Learn about Hank and Jan starring Giant-Man, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Dick Ayers, inks by Paul Reinman; reprinted from Tales to Astonish (Marvel, 1959 series) #59. The Mysterious Mister Hyde! starring Thor, script by Stan Lee, art by Don Heck; reprinted from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #99. 68 pgs. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #14
    Marvel Tales (1964 Marvel) 14
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Label #2058945006

    Cover pencils by Steve Ditko (Spider-Man and Human Torch), Jack Kirby (Thor vignette), and Russ Heath (Marvel Boy vignette), inks by Steve Ditko (Spider-Man and Torch), Chic Stone (Thor), and Russ Heath (Marvel Boy). Spidey Strikes Back, script by Stan Lee, art by Steve Ditko; from Amazing Spider-Man (Marvel, 1963 series) #19. Eyes of Death!, script by Stan Lee, art by Russ Heath; reprinted from Marvel Boy (Marvel, 1950 series) #1. Fighting to the Death with the Asbestos Man! starring the Human Torch, script by Stan Lee (Plot) and Ernie Hart (Script), art by Dick Ayers; A financially frustrated scientist invents a fireproof suit in order to impress underworld hoods to become his partners in crime; reprinted from Strange Tales (Marvel, 1951 series) #111. The Master Plan of Mr. Hyde! starring Thor, script by Stan Lee, art by Don Heck; reprinted from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #100. 68 pgs. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #16
    Marvel Tales (1964 Marvel) 16

    Cover art by Steve Ditko. Where Flies the Beetle...!, script by Stan Lee, art by Steve Ditko; from Amazing Spider-Man (Marvel, 1963 series) #21. The Serpent Strikes starring Marvel Boy, art by Bill Everett. The Coming of the Plantman!" starring the Human Torch, script by Stan Lee (Plot) and Jerry Siegel [as Joe Carter], art by Dick Ayers; reprinted from Strange Tales (Marvel, 1951 series) #113. Slave of Zarrko, the Tomorrow Man!" starring Thor, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Chic Stone; reprinted from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #102. 68 pgs. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #17
    Marvel Tales (1964 Marvel) 17

    Cover art by Steve Ditko. The Clown, and His Masters of Menace! starring Spider-Man, script by Stan Lee, art by Steve Ditko; reprinted from Amazing Spider-Man (Marvel, 1963 series) #22. The Human Torch Meets "Captain America", script by Stan Lee (Co-Plot, Dialogue) and Jack Kirby (Co-Plot), pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; reprinted from Strange Tales (Marvel, 1951 series) #114. Giants Walk the Earth! starring Thor, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Chic Stone; reprinted from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #104. 64 pgs. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #19
    Marvel Tales (1964 Marvel) 19

    Cover art by Steve Ditko. Spider-Man Goes Mad!, script by Stan Lee, art by Steve Ditko; reprinted from Amazing Spider-Man (Marvel, 1963 series) #24. The Thunder God Strikes Back!, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Chic Stone; reprinted from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #106. In the Clutches of the Puppet Master! starring Human Torch, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Dick Ayers, inks by George Roussos [as Geo. Bell]; reprinted from Strange Tales (Marvel, 1951 series) #116. 68 pgs. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #20
    Marvel Tales (1964 Marvel) 20

    Cover art by Steve Ditko. Captured by J. Jonah Jameson, script by Stan Lee, art by Steve Ditko; reprinted from Amazing Spider-Man (Marvel, 1963 series) #25. When the Grey Gargoyle Strikes! starring Thor, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Chic Stone; reprinted from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #107. The Man Who Became the Torch! starring Human Torch, script by Stan Lee, art by Dick Ayers; reprinted from Strange Tales (Marvel, 1951 series) #118. 68 pgs. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #23
    Marvel Tales (1964 Marvel) 23

    Cover art by Steve Ditko. The Claws of the Cat, script by Steve Ditko (plot) and Stan Lee (script), art by Steve Ditko; reprinted from Amazing Spider-Man (Marvel, 1963 series) #30. Every Hand Against Him! starring Thor, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Chic Stone; reprinted from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #110. Prisoner of the Plantman starring the Human Torch, script by Stan Lee, art by Dick Ayers; reprinted from Strange Tales (Marvel, 1951 series) #121. 68 pgs. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #27
    Marvel Tales (1964 Marvel) 27

    Cover pencils by Marie Severin. The Thrill of the Hunt, script by Steve Ditko (plot) and Stan Lee (script), art by Steve Ditko; reprinted from Amazing Spider-Man (Marvel, 1963 series) #34. The Sub-Mariner Must Be Stopped starring Human Torch and Thing, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Dick Ayers, inks by Paul Reinman; reprinted from Strange Tales (Marvel, 1951 series) #125. The Trial of the Gods!, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Vince Colletta; Odin sends Thor and Loki to Skornheim to endure a trial which will show which one of his sons is lying to him; Against Odin's decree, Loki uses magic to escape the traps of the enchanted land while Thor has to rely on brawn and sheer will. 64 pgs. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #28
    Marvel Tales (1964 Marvel) 28

    Cover pencils by Marie Severin, inks by Bill Everett. The Molten Man Regrets, script by Steve Ditko (plot) and Stan Lee (script), art by Steve Ditko; reprinted from Amazing Spider-Man (Marvel, 1963 series) #35. The Pincers of Power starring Dr. Strange, script by Stan Lee, art by Steve Ditko; reprinted from Strange Tales (Marvel, 1951 series) #140. When Falls the Meteor, script by Steve Ditko (plot) and Stan Lee (script), art by Steve Ditko; reprinted from Amazing Spider-Man (Marvel, 1963 series) #36. 68 pgs. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #31
    Marvel Tales (1964 Marvel) 31

    Cover art by John Romita. Once Upon a Time, There Was a Robot, script by Steve Ditko (plot) and Stan Lee (script), art by Steve Ditko; reprinted from Amazing Spider-Man, The (Marvel, 1963 series) #37. The Birth of a Super-Hero, script by Stan Lee, art by John Romita; reprinted from Amazing Spider-Man, The (Marvel, 1963 series) #42. Those Who Would Destroy Me starring Doctor Strange, script by Steve Ditko (plot) and Stan Lee (script), art by Steve Ditko; reprinted from Strange Tales (Marvel, 1951 series) #142. 68 pgs. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #33
    Marvel Tales (1964 Marvel) 33

    GCover art by John Romita. Spidey Smashes Out, script by Stan Lee, art by John Romita; reprinted from Amazing Spider-Man, The (Marvel, 1963 series) #45. In the Hands of the Hunter, script by Stan Lee, art by John Romita; reprinted from Amazing Spider-Man (Marvel, 1963 series) #45; Spidey battles Kraven the Hunter. 36 pgs. $0.20. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #35
    Marvel Tales (1964 Marvel) 35

    Cover pencils by Gil Kane, inks by Vince Colletta. From the Depths of Defeat, script by Stan Lee, art by John Romita; reprinted from Amazing Spider-Man (Marvel, 1963 series) #49; The Vulture and Kraven the Hunter team up against Spider-Man. 36 pgs. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #41
    Marvel Tales (1964 Marvel) 41

    Cover pencils by Gil Kane. Disaster!, script by Stan Lee, pencils by John Romita, inks by Mike Esposito; reprinted from Amazing Spider-Man (Marvel, 1963 series) #56; Spidey has amnesia, and Doc Ock convinces him that they are partners! Will he fall for it?; Or just go along until his memory comes back? Reprinted Amazing Spider-Man 56 cover, art by John Romita. Comics ad for the NBC Saturday morning kid shows. 36 pgs. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #43
    Marvel Tales (1964 Marvel) 43

    Cover art by John Romita. O, Bitter Victory, script by Stan Lee, pencils by John Romita (layouts) and Don Heck (pencils), inks by Mike Esposito; Spider-Man battles the Kingpin; reprinted from Amazing Spider-Man (Marvel, 1963 series) #60. 36 pgs. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #44
    Marvel Tales (1964 Marvel) 44
    • Pedigree: John G. Fantucchio
    • From the John G. Fantucchio collection, but comic does not include a certificate of authenticity.

    Reprint: the Kingpin continues to scheme in "What a Tangled Web We Weave!" Script by Stan Lee, breakdowns by John Romita Sr., pencils by Don Heck, inks by Mike Esposito as "Mickey Demeo." Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #45
    Marvel Tales (1964 Marvel) 45

    Cover art by John Romita. Make Way for Medusa, script by Stan Lee, pencils by John Romita (layouts) and Don Heck (pencils), inks by Mike Esposito; reprinted from Amazing Spider-Man (Marvel, 1963 series) #62; Montgomery G. Bliss tries to set up a battle between Medusa and Spider-Man as a promotional stunt and succeeds. 36 pgs. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #46
    Marvel Tales (1964 Marvel) 46
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    • Paper: White
    • Label #2023618006
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    • Paper: White
    • Slab: Scuffing to inner well of case
    • Label #2099341025

    Reprints the Amazing Spider-Man story, "Wings in the Night!" featuring the Vulture. Script by Stan Lee, breakdowns by John Romita Sr., pencils by Don heck, inks by Mike Esposito as "Mickey Demeo." Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #47
    Marvel Tales (1964 Marvel) 47

    Reprints the Amazing Spider-Man story, "The Vulture's Prey!" featuring the Vulture. Script by Stan Lee, breakdowns by John Romita Sr., pencils by Don Heck, inks by Mike Esposito as "Mickey Demeo." Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #48
    Marvel Tales (1964 Marvel) 48

    Spider-Man reprint: "The Impossible Escape!" Script by Stan Lee, breakdowns by John Romita Sr., art by Jim Mooney. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #49
    Marvel Tales (1964 Marvel) 49

    Reprints Amazing Spider-Man # 66: "The Madness of Mysterio!" Script by Stan Lee, breakdowns by John Romita Sr., pencils by Don Heck, inks by Mike Esposito. Romita cover. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #50
    Marvel Tales (1964 Marvel) 50
    • Pedigree: John G. Fantucchio
    • From the John G. Fantucchio collection, but comic does not include a certificate of authenticity.

    Reprints Amazing Spider-Man # 67. Last 20-cent cover price. The menace of Mysterio continues in "To Squash a Spider!" Script by Stan Lee, pencils by John Romita St., inks by Jim Mooney. Cover price $0.20.