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Amazing Spider-Man 1st series comic books issue 26

  • Issue #26
    Amazing Spider-Man (1963 1st Series) 26
    • Staple added (not manufacturing).
    • 1 3/4" Spine split from bottom. Centerfold detached.
    • 3 1/4" Spine split from bottom. Cover detached. Water damage.
    • Water damage.
    • 2 1/2" Cumulative spine split.
    • Cover detached at one staple.
    • 1" Spine split from bottom of comic. Centerfold detached at one staple.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($12.30) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • Mild oxidation.
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    Cover art by Steve Ditko. Fourth appearance of the Green Goblin and first appearance of the Crime Master in The Man In The Crime-Master's Mask, script by Steve Ditko (plot) and Stan Lee (script), art by Steve Ditko; Spider-Man battles the Crime-Master and the Green Goblin. Reprinted in Marvel Tales # 21 and 164. Letter to the editor from comics writer Steve Gerber. 32 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #26
    Amazing Spider-Man (1963 1st Series) Annual 26
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    • Paper: White
    • Slab: Standard, no notable issues
    • Direct Edition
    • Label #79A9AA-122
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($2.64) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: White
    • Label #2093667016
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($2.40) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: White
    • Label #2094793008
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($1.47) will be charged at checkout.
      Other items consigned by SlabSmart
    • Paper: White
    • Slab: Standard, no notable issues
    • Newsstand Edition
    • Label #79A9AA-123

    "Fortune and Steel" Guest-starring the New Warriors. Part 1 of the Hero Killers. Script by David Michelinie. Pencils by Scott McDaniel. Inks by Keith Williams. Cover by Mark Bagley and Randy Emberlin. Acting on separate tips; the web-slinger, Nova, Night Thrasher, and Namorita converge on Fortune, New Jersey to stop a potential catastrophe! A shadowy organization called Target Technologies plans to test a wave cannon on the city's population! But fortunately after wading through several henchmen, the heroes disable the powerful weapon and prevent the disaster! Later that night the web-slinger, Nova, and Namorita infiltrate Target Technologies' headquarters complex! But this time more formidable foes await: the Dreadnoughts! It's going to be a long night for the New Warriors and your friendly neighborhood Spider-Man! Story continues in Spectacular Spider-Man Annual 12. Cameo appearances by Justin Hammer, Speedball, Auric, Silver, and the Sphinx. First backup story: "First Kill!" Part 1 of 3. Script by David Michelinie. Art by Sal Buscema. Pencils by Aaron Lopresti. Inks by Bruce Jones. Venom meets the alien symbiote for the first time. Story continues in Spectacular Spider-Man Annual 12. Second backup story: "The Wronged Man" Script by Eric Fein. Pencils by Scott Koling. Inks by Sam de la Rosa. Solo battles terrorists in Italy. Third backup story: "Making the Grade" Script by Tom Brevoort and Mike Kanterovich. Art by Aaron Lopresti. The wall-crawler chats up the Looter about his many past foes. Fourth backup story: "Now Strikes the Lightmaster!" Part 1 of Evil's Light. Script by Eric Fein. Pencils by Vince Evans. Inks by Don Hudson. The Lightmaster battles Cloak and kidnaps Dagger. Story continues in Spectacular Spider-Man Annual 12. (Note: Splash page art by Scott McDaniel and Keith Williams.) 64 pages. Cover price $2.25.