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American Century comic books issue 1

  • Issue #1
    American Century (2001) 1

    WRITTEN BY HOWARD CHAYKIN AND DAVID TISCHMAN. ART BY MARC LAMING AND JOHN STOKES. PAINTED COVER BY CHAYKIN. A decorated WWII vet bails on the trappings of suburban America rather than serve in the Korean conflict, hijacking a plane to begin an extraordinary life of action and adventure that spans the entire globe. MATURE READERS. FC, 32 PG. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    American Century TPB (2001-2002 DC/Vertigo) 1-1ST

    Volume 1 - 1st printing. "Scars & Stripes!" Collects American Century (2001-2003) #1-4.

    Written by Howard Chaykin and David Tischman. Art by Marc Laming and John Stokes.

    Harry Block, a fighter jock, is recalled to active duty in Korea. But instead of enlisting, he hijacks a plane, reinvents himself as Harry 'Kraft,' and sets out to live a new life.

    Softcover, 96 pages, full color. Mature Readers. Cover price $8.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    What a Character SC (1996 Chronicle Books) 20th Century American Advertising Icons 1-1ST

    1st Printing - Written by Warren Dotz and Jim Morton, photography by John William Land. From Mr. Clean to Mr. Bubble, from the wholesome Quaker Oats Man to the mischievous Trix Rabbit, advertising characters are as much a part of 20th century America as the familiar products they symbolize. Illustrated with vivid full color photographs, and accompanied by fascinating text, this fanciful volume offers an entertaining look at history and design of these pop-culture icons, with their timeless appeal for consumers of all ages. Softcover, 132 pages, full color. Cover price $16.95.

  • Issue #1A
    Zorro Century of Swashbuckling (2019 American Mythology) 1A
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    (A) Mike Kalvoda & Various (CA) Alex Toth The official 100th anniversary of the original swashbuckling hero, Zorro, is here! To celebrate a century of adventures we are proud to deliver a one-of-a-kind collectible that brings the comic art visionaries that made Zorro a household name together in a must-have package. Zorro A Century of Swashbuckling collects the most incredible historic comic covers from a host of legendary creators including: Alex Toth, Frank Miller, Michael Kaluta, Adam Hughes, Mike Grell, George Perez, Joseph Michael Linsner, Thomas Yeates, and many more! Join us for a century celebration and get a copy of this important piece of The Masked Avenger's history. Zorro A Century of Swashbuckling #1 is available with two covers - Main Cover by Alex Toth and Visions of Zorro Limited Edition 1/350 B&W cover also by Toth! Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #1B
    Zorro Century of Swashbuckling (2019 American Mythology) 1B
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    (A) Mike Kalvoda & Various (CA) Alex Toth Celebrate a century of Zorro with this rare idol, a 350-copy B&W limited edition of Zorro A Century of Swashbuckling #1! Another book like this won't be along for 100 years! Grade your copy today. Cover price $9.99.