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Amazing Spider-Man comic books issue 39

  • Issue #39
    Amazing Spider-Man (1963 1st Series) 39
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($30.00) will be charged at checkout.
    • CGC Signature Series
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Signed by Stan Lee on 5/3/18.
    • Label #1513038005
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($32.85) will be charged at checkout.
    • CGC Signature Series
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Signed by Stan Lee on 5/3/18.
    • Label #1513039007
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($24.21) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • Signed by Stan Lee with Lone Star Comics certificate of authenticity.
    Auction opens April 29
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($6.60) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($1.80) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • Original staples missing, staples added (not manufacturing). Heavy taping to interior cover.

    Cover art by John Romita. How Green Was My Goblin!, script by Stan Lee, pencils by John Romita (who begins as regular penciler), inks by Mike Esposito [as Mickey Demeo] and John Romita (touch-ups); Peter heads to the doctor with the sniffles and learns that Aunt May's health is very fragile; Spidey is roped into tangling with a bunch of goons who zap him with a mysterious gas; Not realizing that the gas has weakened his spider sense, he changes into Peter Parker under the watchful gaze of the Green Goblin; The Goblin confronts Spidey outside of his home and captures him as Peter is worried that Aunt May might be overcome by the commotion; Trussed up in the Goblin's lair, Peter is shocked when the Goblin takes off his mask and reveals himself to be Norman Osborn. Reprinted in Marvel Tales # 178. According to Les Daniels in "Marvel: Five Fabulous Decades of the World's Greatest Comics" (Abrams, 1991), artist Steve Ditko resigned because of a disagreement over the Goblin's identity. Ditko wanted it to be someone anonymous--a new, unknown guy; Lee wanted it to be a familiar character that would startle readers. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #39
    Amazing Spider-Man (1998 2nd Series) 39

    cover by kaare andrews j. michael straczynski (w)/john romita jr. (p)/scott hanna (i) ? THE SCOOP: Okay, Aunt May knows that Peter Parker is Spider-Man... now what?! ? THE STORY: The wall-crawler continues to reel in the aftermath of the startling revelations in issue #35! ? THE BUZZ: "Even Spider-Man needs a good kick in the pants every now and again, and writer J. Michael Straczynski has shown that he's more than willing to slap the web-slinger around!" -Wizard ? THE FORMAT: 32 pages, with ads. 7-59606-04716-1-03911 (MarvelPG)2.25 Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #39
    Amazing Spider-Man (1998 2nd Series) Annual 39

    (W) Brian Reed (A/CA) Lee Garbett Spider-Man is stuck in a world where Peter Parker never existed! And reality is coming apart! Guest starring the Avengers! Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #39UK
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    Distributed in the United Kingdom (England). Exact copy of American edition except for cover price. The Green Goblin's identity is revealed in "How Green Was My Goblin." Stan Lee writes the script, and John Romita Sr. begins as regular penciller. Mike Esposito inks (as "Mickey Demeo"). Romita cover. Reprinted in Marvel Tales # 178. According to Les Daniels in "Marvel: Five Fabulous Decades of the World's Greatest Comics" (Abrams, 1991), artist Steve Ditko resigned because of a disagreement over the Goblin's identity. Ditko wanted it to be someone anonymous--a new, unknown guy; Lee wanted it to be a familiar character that would startle readers.

  • Issue #39
    Amazing Spider-Man 39 Nuff Said Script 39

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    Measuring 5 1/2" x 8 1/2," this 16 page b&w mini comic has the complete text script to the silent story written by J. Michael Straczynski. John Romita Jr cover. Amazing Spider-Man #39 (1998 2nd Series) had no word balloons or other text, making it a "silent" story in which the pictures alone tell the story without any text support.. This mini-comic supplies the text that did not appear in the original comic.