Spectacular Spider-Man comic books issue 215
"The Monster Within" The Predator and the Prey Part 1 of 2. Plot by Tom DeFalco. Script by Mike Lackey. Art by Sal Buscema. Cover by Sal Buscema. The Scorpion is down on his luck and down in the sewers when a strange well-dressed man suddenly appears! It's New York's millionaire (fine) china magnate! And he wants to become partners in crime with the Scorpion! What an improbable pair! But sure enough the duo begins working together to achieve their criminal endeavors! And that brings them both into conflict with your friendly neighborhood Spider-Man! A scrap in the sewers awaits! Cameo appearances by J. Jonah Jameson, Joe Robertson, and Ben Reilly. (Note: This issue includes a fold out back cover previewing the X-Men's Phalanx Covenant storyline.) 32 pages. Cover price $1.50. Cover price $1.50.