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Comic books January 1984

  • Issue #350
    2000 AD (1977 IPC/Fleetway) UK 350

    January 7, 1984. Features include Strontium Dog in "The Killing" part 1 (script by Alan Grant, art by Carlos Ezquerra), "D.R. & Quinch Go Straight" part 1 (script by Alan Moore, art by Alan Davis), Rogue Trooper in "Colonel Kovert" part 1 (script by Gerry Finley-Day, art by Cam Kennedy), Slaine in "The Shoggey Beast" part 3 (script by Pat Mills, art by Mike McMahon), and Judge Dredd in "Pieromania" (script by T.B. Grover, art by Kim Raymond). Davis cover.

  • Issue #351
    2000 AD (1977 IPC/Fleetway) UK 351

    January 14, 1984. Features include Strontium Dog in "The Killing" part 2 (script by Alan Grant, art by Carlos Ezquerra), Judge Dredd (script by T.B. Grover, art by Mike McMahon), Tharg's Future-Shocks: "The Sum of the Parts" (script by Alan Hebden, art by Steve Hatton), Rogue Trooper in "Colonel Kovert" part 2 (script by Gerry Finley-Day, art by Cam Kennedy), Slaine in "The Shoggey Beast" part 4 (script by Pat Mills, art by Mike McMahon), and "D.R. & Quinch Go Straight" part 2 (script by Alan Moore, art by Alan Davis).

  • Issue #352
    2000 AD (1977 IPC/Fleetway) UK 352

    January 21, 1984. Features include Slaine in "Sky Chariots" part 1 (script by Pat Mills, art by Mike McMahon), "D.R. & Quinch Go Girl Crazy" part 1 (script by Alan Moore, art by Alan Davis), Rogue Trooper in "Colonel Kovert" part 3 (script by Gerry Finley-Day, art by Cam Kennedy), Judge Dredd in "Mutie the Pig" (script by T.B. Grover, art by Emberton), and Strontium Dog in "The Killing" part 3 (script by Alan Grant, art by Carlos Ezquerra). Davis cover.

  • Issue #353
    2000 AD (1977 IPC/Fleetway) UK 353

    Features include Slaine in "Sky Chariots" part 2 (script by Pat Mills, art by Mike McMahon), "D.R. & Quinch Go Girl Crazy" part 2 (script by Alan Moore, art by Alan Davis), Judge Dredd (script by T.B. Grover, art by Steve Dillon), Rogue Trooper in "Colonel Kovert" part 4 (script by Gerry Finley-Day, art by Cam Kennedy), and Strontium Dog in "The Killing" part 4 (script by Alan Grant, art by Carlos Ezquerra). Back cover pin-upo of Venus Bluegenes by Brett Ewins.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    A-Team PB (1984 Dell Novel) 1-1ST

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    1st printing. By Charles Heath. Based on the NBC television series! When it comes to trouble, nobody beats the A-Team! Starring Hannibal Smith , Howling Mad Murdock, B.A. Baracus, Amy Allen, and The Face. Softcover, 4-in. x 7-in., 224 pages, Text Only. Cover price $2.50.

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    Pocket Biographies: Book 11 - 1st printing. Learn about the life and times of Abraham Lincoln, the President of the United States that abolished slavery and led his nation through one of the most turbulent times in American History - the Civil War. Softcover,4-in. x 7-in., 64 pages, B&W Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #551
    Action Comics (1938 DC) 551
    Published Jan 1984 by DC.

    Cover art by Gil Kane. Written by Marv Wolfman. Art by Gil Kane. Superman: Friend or Foe? Superman must race to deliver an antidote to two dying children, battling global emergencies along the way. 36 pgs. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #551
    Action Comics (1938 DC) Canadian Price Variant 551

    Canadian edition with $.95 cover price. Cover art by Gil Kane. Written by Marv Wolfman. Art by Gil Kane. Superman: Friend or Foe? Superman must race to deliver an antidote to two dying children, battling global emergencies along the way. 36 pgs. Cover price $0.95.

  • Issue #551MJ
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    Mark Jeweler Variant. Cover art by Gil Kane. Written by Marv Wolfman. Art by Gil Kane. Superman: Friend or Foe? Superman must race to deliver an antidote to two dying children, battling global emergencies along the way. 36 pgs. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #1-1ST
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    1st printing.

    By David Anthony Kraft, Suzanne Weyn, Alan Kupperberg, and Brian Moore.

    A B&W adventure set in the realm of Dungeons & Dragons ready for you to color! This beautifully illustrated coloring book features the infamous Warduke and other characters that became popular through the AD&D action figure series of the early 1980s.

    Softcover, 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., 48 pages, B&W. Cover price $0.99.

  • Issue #SET-01
    Adventures of Indiana Jones Role-Playing Game (1984) SET-01

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    1st printing. From the producers of Dungeons & Dragons! Includes 3-D figures that you can cut out and stand up toshow walls, doors, traps, and characters; a 64-page rule book; an 8-page evidence file; a reference screen which can also provide adventure backdrops; and a map. Softcover, 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., 72 pages (2 booklets), B&W. NOTE: The box has some wear, but the contents are intact and in Near-Mint condition.

  • Issue #321
    Adventures of the Big Boy (1956) 321

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  • Issue #1-REP
    Adventures of Tintin Explorers on the Moon GN (1978 Magnet) 1-REP

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    Magnet Books Edition - 2nd and later printings. Story and art by Herge. Join traveling reporter Tintin and his faithful dog Snowy, along with well-known friends such as Captain Haddock, as they embark on an extraordinary adventures spanning historical and political events, fantasy and science-fiction adventures and thrilling mysteries. These full-color graphic novels broke new ground when they were first released and became the inspiration for countless modern-day comic artists. Softcover, 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., 64 pages, full color. NOTE: "Destination Moon and Explorers on the Moon were written over a decade before the 1969 Apollo 11 Moon landing and a few years before any manned space flight. Hergé based the books' scientific accuracy on the ideas about space flight that were available at the time."

  • Issue #1-REP
    Adventures of Tintin The Seven Crystal Balls GN (1975 LBC) 1-REP

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    2nd and later printings. Story and art by Herge. Join traveling reporter Tintin and his faithful dog Snowy, along with well-known friends such as Captain Haddock, as they embark on an extraordinary adventures spanning historical and political events, fantasy and science-fiction adventures and thrilling mysteries. These full-color graphic novels broke new ground when they were first released and became the inspiration for countless modern-day comic artists. Softcover, 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., 64 pages, full color. Cover price $9.99.

  • Issue #1-REP
    Adventures of Tintin The Shooting Star GN (1978 Magnet) 1-REP

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    Magnet Book Edition - 2nd and later printings. Story and art by Herge. Join traveling reporter Tintin and his faithful dog Snowy, along with well-known friends such as Captain Haddock, as they embark on an extraordinary adventures spanning historical and political events, fantasy and science-fiction adventures and thrilling mysteries. These full-color graphic novels broke new ground when they were first released and became the inspiration for countless modern-day comic artists. Softcover, 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., 64 pages, full color.

  • Issue #29
    All Star Squadron (1981) 29

    Cover art by Jerry Ordway. A Man Called Doome!, script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Jerry Ordway, inks by Rick Magyar; Winston Churchill asks the Shining Knight to talk about how he teamed with the Seven Soldiers of Victory and their battle with Dr. Doome. 36 pgs. $0.75. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #29
    All Star Squadron (1981) Canadian Price Variant 29

    Canadian edition with $.95 cover price. Cover art by Jerry Ordway. A Man Called Doome!, script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Jerry Ordway, inks by Rick Magyar; Winston Churchill asks the Shining Knight to talk about how he teamed with the Seven Soldiers of Victory and their battle with Dr. Doome. 36 pgs. Cover price $0.95.

  • Issue #29MJ
    All Star Squadron (1981) Mark Jewelers 29MJ

    Mark Jeweler Advertisement Insert Variant. Infinity Inc. Appearance. Cover art by Jerry Ordway. A Man Called Doome!, script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Jerry Ordway, inks by Rick Magyar; Winston Churchill asks the Shining Knight to talk about how he teamed with the Seven Soldiers of Victory and their battle with Dr. Doome. 36 pgs Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #6
    Alpha Flight (1983 1st Series) 6

    "Snowblind!" Story and art by John Byrne. The beautiful Snowbird fights alone against an ancient evil from the past. Includes the back-up feature: The Origins of Alpha Flight. "The Old Ways!" Starring Shaman. Doctor Strange cameo. Story and art by John Byrne. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #6
    Alpha Flight (1983 1st Series) Canadian Price Variant 6

    Canadian edition with $.75 cover price. "Snowblind!" Story and art by John Byrne. The beautiful Snowbird fights alone against an ancient evil from the past. Includes the back-up feature: The Origins of Alpha Flight. "The Old Ways!" Starring Shaman. Doctor Strange cameo. Story and art by John Byrne. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #6MJ
    Alpha Flight (1983 1st Series) Mark Jewelers 6MJ

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    Mark Jeweler Advertisement Insert Variant. "Snowblind!" Story and art by John Byrne. The beautiful Snowbird fights alone against an ancient evil from the past. Includes the back-up feature: The Origins of Alpha Flight. "The Old Ways!" Starring Shaman. Doctor Strange cameo. Story and art by John Byrne. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Amanda First American Edition Series SC (1984) 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Frederic Mullally's Amanda, First American Edition Series. Beautiful and wealthy Amanda wants to enjoy life to the fullest and she shares it all with you! Nudity and titilation typical of the more daring good girl comics. Reprints Britis newspaper comic strip series Amanda. Softcover, B&W. Mature Readers Cover price $5.95.

  • Issue #38
    Amazing Heroes (1981) 38

    A look at WaRP Graphics; Hero History of Nova. Cover by Wendy Pini. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #39
    Amazing Heroes (1981) 39

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    1984 Preview Issue Cover price $3.50.

  • Issue #248
    Amazing Spider-Man (1963 1st Series) 248

    "And He Strikes Like a Thunderball" Part 2 of 2. Script by Roger Stern. Art by John Romita Jr. (breakdowns) and Brett Breeding (finishes). Cover by John Romita Jr. and Terry Austin. Much to his chagrin, the web-slinger's journey to Long Island has not uncovered the Hobgoblin; but instead an Asgardian-powered super-villain! Thunderball! Wow, one of the members on the Wrecking Crew! With the Wrecker's crowbar and his own ball & chain, the mighty Thunderball takes dead aim on the wall-crawler! But the quick-thinking Spider-Man jumps inside a LILCO substation and sets a high voltage trap! Can the web-slinger give Thunderball the shock of his life? Second story: "The Kid Who Collects Spider-Man!" Script by Roger Stern. Art by Ron Frenz (breakdowns) and Terry Austin (finishes). One of the most cherished stories in the annals of the Amazing Spider-Man! The web-slinger visits a terminally ill leukemia patient to make his wish come true! Brief retelling of Spider-Man's origin. Flashback cameos by Aunt May and Uncle Ben. (Notes: Thunderball previously appeared in Iron Man 171. The second story was reprinted in 1994 in the trade paperback: The Very Best of Spider-Man.) Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #18
    Amazing Spider-Man (1963 1st Series) Annual Canadian Edition/Price Variant 18

    Canadian Edition with $1.25 cover price - "The Scorpion Takes a Bride!" Plot by Tom DeFalco. Script by Stan Lee. Pencils by Ron Frenz. Inks by Bob Layton and Jackson Guice. Cover by Ron Frenz and Jackson Guice. The publisher of the Daily Bugle is taking the plunge! J. Jonah Jameson and Dr. Marla Madison announce their plans to get married! But after hearing the joyous news, an uninvited guest plots to ruin the happy day! The Scorpion! Max Gargan still seeks revenge against Jonah for turning him into a monster many years ago! After escaping from a psychiatric hospital, the Scorpion abducts John Jameson and then stalks Marla! A while later the sinister super-villain corners Jonah, Marla, and John. The end seems near for the Jameson trio. But a red and blue savior arrives just in time! Can the Spectacular Spider-Man reject the Scorpion's deadly reprisal? Cameo appearances by Captain Jean DeWolff, Joe Robertson, and Betty Brant Leeds. (Note: The Scorpion returns in Amazing Spider-Man 318.) 48 pages. Cover price $1.25.

  • Issue #248
    Amazing Spider-Man (1963 1st Series) Canadian Price Variant 248

    Canadian Edition with 75¢ Cover Price. "And He Strikes Like a Thunderball" Part 2 of 2. Script by Roger Stern. Art by John Romita Jr. (breakdowns) and Brett Breeding (finishes). Cover by John Romita Jr. and Terry Austin. Much to his chagrin, the web-slinger's journey to Long Island has not uncovered the Hobgoblin; but instead an Asgardian-powered super-villain! Thunderball! Wow, one of the members on the Wrecking Crew! With the Wrecker's crowbar and his own ball & chain, the mighty Thunderball takes dead aim on the wall-crawler! But the quick-thinking Spider-Man jumps inside a LILCO substation and sets a high voltage trap! Can the web-slinger give Thunderball the shock of his life? Second story: "The Kid Who Collects Spider-Man!" Script by Roger Stern. Art by Ron Frenz (breakdowns) and Terry Austin (finishes). One of the most cherished stories in the annals of the Amazing Spider-Man! The web-slinger visits a terminally ill leukemia patient to make his wish come true! Brief retelling of Spider-Man's origin. Flashback cameos by Aunt May and Uncle Ben. (Notes: Thunderball previously appeared in Iron Man 171. The second story was reprinted in 1994 in the trade paperback: The Very Best of Spider-Man.) Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #248MJ
    Amazing Spider-Man (1963 1st Series) Mark Jewelers 248MJ
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    Mark Jeweler Advertisement Insert Variant. Thunderball attacks Spidey in "And He Strikes Like a Thunderball." Script by Roger Stern, breakdowns by John Romita Jr., finishes by Brett Breeding. What this issue is best-known for is the famous ten-page back-up story, "The Kid Who Collects Spider-Man!" Script by Stern, breakdowns by Ron Frenz, finishes by Terry Austin. Romita Jr./Austin cover. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Amazing Spider-Man The Big Top Mystery SC (1984 Marvel Books) A Big-Looker Storybook 1-1ST

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    1st printing. by David Kraft, Marie Severin, and Earl Norem. Witness the origin of the Amazing Spider-Man and wath in wonder as he saves the circus a diabolical foe who wants to stop the fun. Softcover (Saddle-Stitched/Stapled), 8-in. x 8-in., 32 pages, full color. All Ages Cover price $1.50.

  • Issue #198401
    American Cinematographer (1920) 198401

    January, 1984. Volume 65, Issue 1. Film magazine dating back to 1920 dedicated to the art and craft of cinematography. Cinematography for Gorky Park, Remembering Robert Flaherty and more. 100 pages, PC/B&W. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #904
    American Film (1977 Magazine) 904

    Magazine of the Film and Television Arts. This issue features: Jack Nicholson down to the last detail, Saints and Savages Hollywood invades the third world and more. 88 pages, PC/B&W. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #4
    American Flagg (1983 1st Series) 4
    • Comic is autographed by writer/artist Howard Chaykin and includes a Lone Star Comics Certificate of Authenticity.

    When Reuben Flagg discovers that the subliminals on television that cause violence originate from Brazil, he journeys there to find out more in "Southern Comfort." Script and art by Howard Chaykin. Issue also has a text feature "The Origins of Independent Comics – Part 2" by Charles Meyerson. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #9
    Amethyst Princess of Gemworld (1983 DC) 9

    Cover pencils by George Perez, inks by Ernie Colón. "Broken Homes," script by Dan Mishkin and Gary Cohn, art by Ernie Colón; The battle continues against the Emissaries of Varn on the grounds of the House of Ruby; One of the princess Emerald tent, with her younger sister, to join Amethyst's House to offer help; The red prince would be the first one who will hand over the Amethyst stone. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #9
    Amethyst Princess of Gemworld (1983 DC) Canadian Price Variant 9

    95¢ Canadian Edition Cover price $0.95.

  • Issue #1
    Amethyst Princess of Gemworld (1984) Annual 1

    $1.25 standard cover price - "Point of No Return!" Written by Dan Mishkin and Gary Cohn. Art by Ric Estrada and Pablo Marcos. 48 pages, FC. Cover price $1.25.

  • Issue #1
    Amethyst Princess of Gemworld (1984) Annual Canadian Edition 1

    Canadian edition with $1.50 cover price - "Point of No Return!" Written by Dan Mishkin and Gary Cohn. Art by Ric Estrada and Pablo Marcos. 48 pages, FC. Cover price $1.50.

  • Vol. 104 #1
    Analog Science Fiction/Science Fact (1960) Vol. 104 #1

    January 1984. Cover by Vincent Di Fate. Stories: "The Integral Trees" (conclusion) by Larry Niven, "End of the World" by James Gunn, "Frame of Reference" by Jerry Oltion, "The Crystal Spheres" by David Brin, "Final Draft" by Laurence M. Janifer, and "Second-Hand Smoke" by Bruce E. Ceasar. Science Fact article: "Aliens Among Us" by Dr. Mark S. Lesney. Illustrations by Vincent Di Fate, Janet Aulisio, Richard Crist, and Jack Gaughan. Softcover, 5.5-in. x 7.5-in.; 178 newsprint pages, B&W. Cover price $1.75.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Andy Capp Treasury TPB (1984) 1-1ST

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    1st printing. By Reggie Smythe. Collecting classic Andy Capp newspaper strips. Softcover, 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., 152 pages, B&W. Cover price $6.95.

  • Issue #29
    Arak Son of Thunder (1981) 29

    Arak is proclaimed a guardian by an amazon tribe in "Arak Furioso!" Script by Roy Thomas and art by Ron Randall & Gerald Forton. Issue also has Valda the Iron Maiden backup feature "Siege of Castle Baledor" with script by Roy & Dann Thomas and art by Ron Randall and Tom Yeates. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #29
    Arak Son of Thunder (1981) Canadian Price Variant 29

    Canadian edition with .95 cents cover price. Arak is proclaimed a guardian by an amazon tribe in "Arak Furioso!" Script by Roy Thomas and art by Ron Randall & Gerald Forton. Issue also has Valda the Iron Maiden backup feature "Siege of Castle Baledor" with script by Roy & Dann Thomas and art by Ron Randall and Tom Yeates. Cover price $0.95.

  • Issue #29MJ
    Arak Son of Thunder (1981) Mark Jewelers 29MJ

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    Mark Jeweler Advertisement Insert Variant. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #327
    Archie (1943) 327
  • Issue #534
    Archie Giant Series (1954) 534

    Little Archie Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #535
    Archie Giant Series (1954) 535

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    Archie's Christmas Stocking Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #536
    Archie Giant Series (1954) 536

    Betty and Veronica Christmas Spectacular Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #9
    Archie's Double Digest (1982) 9

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  • Issue #167
    Archie's Pals 'n' Gals (1955) 167

    Cover pencils by Dan DeCarlo. "Nail Nonsense," script by Frank Doyle, pencils by Stan Goldberg, inks by Rudy Lapick; Archie's hangnail drives everybody else crazy. "Latin Loser," script by Frank Doyle, art by Stan Goldberg; When Maria challenges Frankie to be more romantic, he succeeds a little too well. "Surprise," script and art by Dick Malmgren; Archie drafts Jughead into helping paint a room. "The Pick of the Brain," script by Frank Doyle, art by Bob Bolling; Archie plans to use Dilton's new invention to learn while he sleeps; Reggie tries to take advantage of the situation, but it doesn't go well. 36 pgs., full color. $0.75. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #15
    Arion Lord of Atlantis (1982) 15

    Arion and company find themselves in battle with Chaon "the most powerful evil force in the universe" in "Chaos." Script by Paul Kupperberg and art by Jan Duursema and Bob Smith. Letter column features some fans' artwork of Arion. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #15
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    Canadian edition with .95 cents cover price. Arion and company find themselves in battle with Chaon "the most powerful evil force in the universe" in "Chaos." Script by Paul Kupperberg and art by Jan Duursema and Bob Smith. Letter column features some fans' artwork of Arion. Cover price $0.95.

  • Issue #15MJ
    Arion Lord of Atlantis (1982) Mark Jewelers 15MJ

    Mark Jeweler Advertisement Insert Variant. Arion and company find themselves in battle with Chaon "the most powerful evil force in the universe" in "Chaos." Script by Paul Kupperberg and art by Jan Duursema and Bob Smith. Letter column features some fans' artwork of Arion. Cover price $0.75.