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Amazing spider-man 1st comic books issue 42

  • Issue #42
    Amazing Spider-Man (1963 1st Series) 42
    • Oxidation.
    • One staple (manufacturing).
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($69.00) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
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    • No bottom staple (manufacturing), aftermarket staple added.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($1.50) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • Tape on front cover.

    Third appearance of Mary Jane (cameo; first time face is shown). Cover by John Romita Sr. Rhino, Foggy Nelson (from Daredevil), and Dr. Curtis Connors cameos in The Birth of a Super-Hero!, script by Stan Lee, art by John Romita Sr.; John Jameson was exposed to some strange space spores on a space mission. He returns to Earth where he gains super strength; Spider-Man is mistakenly accused of robbing a bank so Jameson decides to try to capture him with his new super powers. Ad for the M.M.M.S. fan club. Reprinted in Marvel Tales # 31 and 182. 36 pgs., full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #42UK
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    UK Edition with 10d price. Cover by Steve Ditko. Never Step on a Scorpion!, script by Steve Ditko (plot) and Stan Lee (script), pencils by Steve Ditko, inks by Steve Ditko; Scorpion breaks free from jail and plans on killing both Spider-Man and J. Jonah Jameson. The Merry Marvel Bullpen Page; Ads for Spider-Man T-Shirt and MMMS fan club. Reprinted in Marvel Tales #168. 36 pgs., full color. $0.12.