Auction in progress, bid now! Weekly Auction ends Monday August 19!

Planet Comics (1940 Fiction House) comic books

  • Issue #51
    Planet Comics (1940 Fiction House) 51
    • 5" Cumulative spine split. Tape along spine and inside cover.

    Cover by Joe Doolin. Edited by J. F. Byrne. Stories and art by George Evans, Walter Palais, Joe Doolin, Frank Doyle, Murphy Anderson, and Maurice Whitman. The first true science fiction comic, Planet Comics featured classic space opera with square-jawed heroes, rockets, rayguns and bug-eyed aliens of every stripe. In the Lost World, Hunt and Lyssa face the caveman-like X-Adapts; Murphy Anderson's Life on Other Worlds strip speculates about life on Venus; Mysta battles space pirates who use a will-sapping gas. The Lost World; Futura; Mysta of the Moon; Auro Lord of Jupiter; A Day in the Life of the Planets; Life On Other Worlds: Venus; Space Rangers; The Star Pirate. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #52
    Planet Comics (1940 Fiction House) 52
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($10.50) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Tape on interior cover.
    • Label #2034202022

    Cover by Joe Doolin. Edited by J. F. Byrne. Stories and art by George Evans, Maurice Whitman, Joe Doolin, Murphy Anderson, John Celardo, Walter Palais, and Frank Doyle. The first true science fiction comic, Planet Comics featured classic space opera with square-jawed heroes, rockets, rayguns and bug-eyed aliens of every stripe. In the Lost World, a human freedom fighter dares to travel to the Volta homeworld; Blacky tells Zandra the story of Star Pirate's Wonder Boots, but he plots to take them for himself; Mysta goes to the future and relives her origin, in Mystery of the Time Chamber. Terrific cover by Joe Doolin. The Lost World; Futura; Mysta of the Moon; Auro Lord of Jupiter; The Moon Ants; Space Rangers; The Star Pirate. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #53
    Planet Comics (1940 Fiction House) 53

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

    Cover by Joe Doolin. Edited by J. F. Byrne. Stories and art by George Evans, Matt Baker, Joe Doolin, Frank Doyle, Walter Palais, and Maurice Whitman. The first true science fiction comic, Planet Comics featured classic space opera with square-jawed heroes, rockets, rayguns and bug-eyed aliens of every stripe. In the Lost World, Hunt and Lyssa discover the hideous truth about the ominously-named Project Monster; Mysta goes on vacation in disguise, but finds trouble anyway, in a story by good-girl art legend Matt Baker; Futura prepares to return to Earth, unaware that Mentor and the Brainmen have survived and crave revenge. Bondage cover by Joe Doolin. The Lost World; Futura; Mysta of the Moon; Auro Lord of Jupiter; Holiday on Venus; Space Rangers; The Star Pirate. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #54
    Planet Comics (1940 Fiction House) 54
    Auction opens October 7
    • 7.25" Cumulative spine split.

    Cover by Joe Doolin. Edited by J. F. Byrne. Stories and art by George Evans, Enrico Bagnoli, Joe Doolin, Frank Doyle, Maurice Whitman, and Matt Baker. The first true science fiction comic, Planet Comics featured classic space opera with square-jawed heroes, rockets, rayguns and bug-eyed aliens of every stripe. In the Lost World, Hunt and Lyssa are captured by snail-eyed space pirates; Mysta investigates shenanigans at a telenite plant on another planet, in a story by good-girl art legend Matt Baker; Futura teaches aliens how to breathe, fight and live, in a story with exquisite art by Enrico Bagnoli. Dynamic Mysta cover by Joe Doolin. The Lost World; Futura; Mysta of the Moon; Auro Lord of Jupiter; Time Shock; Life On Other Worlds: Living Death; Space Rangers; The Star Pirate. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #55
    Planet Comics (1940 Fiction House) 55

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

    Cover by Joe Doolin. Edited by J. F. Byrne. Stories and art by George Evans, Enrico Bagnoli, Joe Doolin, Frank Doyle, Maurice Whitman, Murphy Anderson and Matt Baker. The first true science fiction comic, Planet Comics featured classic space opera with square-jawed heroes, rockets, rayguns and bug-eyed aliens of every stripe. In the Lost World, Hunt and Lyssa investigate when Boston is frozen over in the middle of July; Mysta assumes a new secret identity as Technician 3A, in a story by good-girl art legend Matt Baker; While seeking spare rocket parts, Auro saves a space princess from a gang of jewel thieves. Another classic Mysta cover by Joe Doolin. The Lost World; Futura; Mysta of the Moon; Auro Lord of Jupiter; Murder on Mercury; Life On Other Worlds: Neptune; Space Rangers; The Star Pirate. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #56
    Planet Comics (1940 Fiction House) 56
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: Scuffing on front of case
    • 1 piece of tape on interior cover.
    • Label #085E2E-003

    Cover by Joe Doolin. Edited by J. F. Byrne. Stories and art by George Evans, Enrico Bagnoli, Joe Doolin, Frank Doyle, Maurice Whitman, Murphy Anderson and Matt Baker. The first true science fiction comic, Planet Comics featured classic space opera with square-jawed heroes, rockets, rayguns and bug-eyed aliens of every stripe. In the Lost World, Hunt and Lyssa find an ancient Martian weapon and a warning of the Volta invasion; The body of a strange humanoid warns Mysta of an impending alien attack, in a story by good-girl art legend Matt Baker; Pirate queen Yrina manages to switch places with Futura on her way to trial, in a story with exquisite art by Enrico Bagnoli. Bizarre transparent-women-under-glass cover by Joe Doolin (also featuring The Red Comet, long after his last appearance in the comic). The Lost World; Futura; Mysta of the Moon; Auro Lord of Jupiter; The Unguarded Pass; Life On Other Worlds: Neptune; Space Rangers; The Star Pirate. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #57
    Planet Comics (1940 Fiction House) 57
    • Cover detached. Tape along spine.

    Cover by Joe Doolin. Edited by J. F. Byrne. Stories and art by Graham Ingels, George Evans, Enrico Bagnoli, Frank Doyle, Maurice Whitman, and Matt Baker. The first true science fiction comic, Planet Comics featured classic space opera with square-jawed heroes, rockets, rayguns and bug-eyed aliens of every stripe. In the Lost World, Hunt and Lyssa are contacted by an envoy from Jupiter in the ruins of future Detroit; Mysta of the Moon plays a mind-game on invading aliens, in a story by good-girl art legend Matt Baker; Futura is trapped in a space convoy of criminals who believe she's pirate queen Yrina, in a story with exquisite art by Enrico Bagnoli. Another nice action-girl cover by Joe Doolin. The Lost World; Futura; Mysta of the Moon; Auro Lord of Jupiter; A Thing of Beauty; Life On Other Worlds: Mercury; Space Rangers; The Star Pirate. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #58
    Planet Comics (1940 Fiction House) 58
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($17.85) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.

    Cover by Joe Doolin. Edited by J. F. Byrne. Stories and art by Graham Ingels, George Evans, Enrico Bagnoli, Frank Doyle, Maurice Whitman, Murphy Anderson and Matt Baker. The first true science fiction comic, Planet Comics featured classic space opera with square-jawed heroes, rockets, rayguns and bug-eyed aliens of every stripe. In the Lost World, Hunt and Lyssa battle wild horses and aliens gone amok to save the food crops of future Central Park; The Star Pirate is intrigued by efforts to revive the hibernating crew of a Venusian spaceship; Mysta is enlisted to help evacuate a prison planet, but the convicts have other plans, in a story by good-girl art legend Matt Baker. Adorable jet-cycle cover by Joe Doolin. The Lost World; Futura; Mysta of the Moon; Auro Lord of Jupiter; Message from the Dead; Life On Other Worlds: Space Police; Space Rangers; The Star Pirate. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #59
    Planet Comics (1940 Fiction House) 59

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

    Cover by Joe Doolin. Edited by J. F. Byrne. Stories and art by George Evans, Enrico Bagnoli, Leonard Starr, Frank Fermonetti, and Matt Baker. The first true science fiction comic, Planet Comics featured classic space opera with square-jawed heroes, rockets, rayguns and bug-eyed aliens of every stripe. In the Lost World, Hunt and Lyssa suspect a trick when aliens offer to negotiate peace between the Volta and humans; Life On Other Worlds speculates about landing on the moon, 20 years before it actually happened; Mysta battles an insurgency on the planet Xanthia, in a story by good-girl art legend Matt Baker. Typically fun good-girl cover by Joe Doolin. The Lost World; Futura; Mysta of the Moon; Auro Lord of Jupiter; Varnog of Venus; Life On Other Worlds: A Trip To the Moon; Space Rangers; The Star Pirate. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #60
    Planet Comics (1940 Fiction House) 60
    • Paper: Off white
    • Label #0106171004
    • 6 1/2" Cumulative spine split. Cover and centerfold detached.

    Cover by Joe Doolin. Edited by J. F. Byrne. Stories and art by George Evans, Enrico Bagnoli, Graham Ingels, Frank Fermonetti, Leonard Starr, and Charles A. Winter. The first true science fiction comic, Planet Comics featured classic space opera with square-jawed heroes, rockets, rayguns and bug-eyed aliens of every stripe. In the Lost World, Hunt and Lyssa are captured by rebels who want to join a refugee ship fleeing Earth; Auro returns to Jupiter with the power to transform into a monster; Futura struggles to survive a strange undersea world, in a story with exquisite art by Enrico Bagnoli. Another action-girl cover by Joe Doolin. The Lost World; Futura; Mysta of the Moon; Auro Lord of Jupiter; The Zogs of Xena; Life On Other Worlds: The Mystery Planets; Space Rangers; The Star Pirate. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #61
    Planet Comics (1940 Fiction House) 61
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($9.75) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • Small piece missing from top of spine.

    Edited by J. F. Byrne. Stories and art by George Evans, Enrico Bagnoli, Graham Ingels, Lee Elias, Frank Doyle, Leonard Starr, and Charles A. Winter. The first true science fiction comic, Planet Comics featured classic space opera with square-jawed heroes, rockets, rayguns and bug-eyed aliens of every stripe. In the Lost World, Hunt and Lyssa battle bestial humanoids released by the Volta on Earth; The Space Rangers fight a madman in an invisibility suit; Captured by the Heads of Oceania, Futura and Blargo are cast into a sand sea that transforms humans into monsters, in a story with exquisite art by Enrico Bagnoli. Terrific action-girl cover by an unknown artist, possibly Joe Doolin. The Lost World; Futura; Mysta of the Moon; Auro Lord of Jupiter; Unposted; Life On Other Worlds: Rhea; Space Rangers; The Star Pirate. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #62
    Planet Comics (1940 Fiction House) 62
    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Slab: Scratch on front of case; Scuffing to inner well of case; Top edge label strip loose
    • Label #0111730003
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($10.47) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($4.50) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • 1 1/2 " Spine split from bottom. Centerfold detached at one staple.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($2.10) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • 6.5" Cumulative spine split through cover and all wraps.

    Cover by Joe Doolin. Edited by J. F. Byrne. Stories and art by George Evans, Enrico Bagnoli, and Charles A. Winter. The first true science fiction comic, Planet Comics featured classic space opera with square-jawed heroes, rockets, rayguns and bug-eyed aliens of every stripe. In the Lost World, Volta propaganda has the human survivors turning against each other; The final adventure of Mysta of the Moon; Futura and Blargo, held prisoner on Oceania by a group called the Heads, face evil duplicates of themselves, in a story with exquisite art by Enrico Bagnoli. The Lost World; Mysta of the Moon; The Star Pirate; The Song of Dhu; Futura. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #63
    Planet Comics (1940 Fiction House) 63
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($3.69) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • 1" cumulative spine split (chew). Staple rust with migration.

    Edited by J. F. Byrne. Stories and art by George Evans, George Roussos, John Rosenberger, and Enrico Bagnoli. The first true science fiction comic, Planet Comics featured classic space opera with square-jawed heroes, rockets, rayguns and bug-eyed aliens of every stripe. In the Lost World, an accident allows the Volta to discover a human resistance school; The Star Pirate's pal Blacky hatches a mind-reading scam on Krypton City and gets in over his head; Futura and Blargo escape the underwater world of Oceania, only to be captured by winged warriors, in a story with exquisite art by Enrico Bagnoli. The Lost World; Space Rangers; The Star Pirate; The Velvet Feet; Space Hazards; Futura. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #64
    Planet Comics (1940 Fiction House) 64

    Edited by J. F. Byrne. Stories and art by George Evans, George Roussos, John Rosenberger, and Enrico Bagnoli. The first true science fiction comic, Planet Comics featured classic space opera with square-jawed heroes, rockets, rayguns and bug-eyed aliens of every stripe. In the Lost World, the Volta bring in giant monsters to attack the human resistance on Earth; Life On Other Worlds speculates about what life on Mars might look like; The final adventures of The Star Pirate and Futura. Cool giant robot cover by an unknown artist. The Lost World; Space Rangers; The Star Pirate; The Moon Fell Down; Life On Other Worlds: Mars; Futura. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #65
    Planet Comics (1940 Fiction House) 65
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($4.77) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • Cover detached at one staple. 2" Cumulative spine split. Tape along spine and on interior of cover. Part of back cover missing.

    Untitled story, art by Lee Elias; The Blind Death is killing people and Marto comes to Vanam with information. Untitled story, art by Graham Ingels; Flying over ruined Manhattan, Hunt's ship is shot down. Untitled story, art by George Tuska; It's winter on Neptune and the Toags have awakened and attacked Xalan again. Untitled story, art by George Appel; Star Pirate frees a girl and her crew from the space patrol. 68 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #66
    Planet Comics (1940 Fiction House) 66

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

    Maurice Whitman cover. Stories reprinted from Planet Comics (1940 Fiction House) #21. In order of appearance: "Mars, God of War" art by Joseph Doolin; "Gale Allen and the Girl Squadron" art by Saul Rosen; "The Lost World" art by Rudy Palais; and "Flint Baker" art by Art Saaf. 36 pages. Full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #67
    Planet Comics (1940 Fiction House) 67
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($4.50) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • 5 1/2" Cumulative spine split.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($6.00) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • Interior is complete. Full length spine split.

    Maurice Whitman cover. Stories reprinted from Planet Comics (1940 Fiction House) #22. In order of appearance: "Flint Baker" art by Art Saaf; "Star Pirate" art by George Appel; "Reef Ryan" art by Pagsilang Rey Isip; and "The Lost World" art by Nick Cardy. 36 pages. Full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #68
    Planet Comics (1940 Fiction House) 68
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($3.00) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • 4.25" Cumulative spine split. Cover detached. Centerfold detached at one staple.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($4.17) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • Heavy cover oxidation.

    Cover by Maurice Whitman. Edited by J. F. Byrne. Stories and art by Lily Renee, Fran Hopper, Murphy Anderson, and Joe Doolin. The first true science fiction comic, Planet Comics featured classic space opera with square-jawed heroes, rockets, rayguns and bug-eyed aliens of every stripe. Reprints most of issue #40: The Space Rangers battle the mind-control perfume of the golden-skinned Queen Theca of Venus; Gale Allen investigates attacks by space dragons that can pass through steel walls; In the Lost World, the humans take refuge in the old New York Subway tunnels, but something horrible already lives there. Featuring art by pioneering female artists Fran Deitrick/Hopper and Lily Renee and legendary artist Murphy Anderson. Action-packed cover, possibly by Maurice Whitman. The Lost World; Gale Allen; Space Rangers; The Star Pirate; Mysta of the Moon. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #69
    Planet Comics (1940 Fiction House) 69

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

    Cover by Maurice Whitman. Edited by J. F. Byrne. Stories and art by Joe Doolin, Rudy Palais, Saul Rosen, and Art Saaf. The first true science fiction comic, Planet Comics featured classic space opera with square-jawed heroes, rockets, rayguns and bug-eyed aliens of every stripe. Reprints most of issue #20: The Red Comet battles the Slasher and his gang of space hijackers; Gale Allen and the Girl Squadron set out to rescue Rika from the Outer Venusians; Flint Baker squares off against mad scientist Dr. Worr to save Earth. Some images used in Parade of Pleasure (a Seduction of the Innocent-type anti-comics book). Mars, God of War; The Red Comet; Gale Allen and the Girl Squadron; Flint Baker. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #70
    Planet Comics (1940 Fiction House) 70

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

    Cover art by Maurice Whitman. Untitled story, art by Lily Renee; Hunt and Lyssa are trying to escape some Voltamen and discover Dr. Schultz, so they enlist his aid in destroying a Volta power station. Untitled story, art by Joe Doolin; The planet Itec has returned to its orbit after being lost for aeons, and is now capturing spaceships; Gale is mistaken for a legendary queen and manages to hypnotize Lor. Untitled story, art by Murphy Anderson; Star takes a spaceship of male colonists to a forgotten world populated only by women; People age very slowly there and the colonists decide to stay on with the women, while Star and Blackbeard continue to roam the universe. Untitled story; Huldan escapes prison posing as a robot in a load of others being delivered by Reef; Flint follows and together they thwart a plot of Huldane's to transform women into plant-being slaves. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #71
    Planet Comics (1940 Fiction House) 71
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($34.47) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: Off white
    • Label #1282558001

    Cover art by Maurice Whitman. Invasion? story, art by John Belcastro. The Sandhogs of Mars story, art by Maurice Whitman. The Changelings starring Space Rangers, inks by Bernard Sachs. Silence From Planetoid X, art by Bill Discount. Hijack On Alpha-7 story, pencils by Bill Benulis, inks by Jack Abel. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #72
    Planet Comics (1940 Fiction House) 72
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($4.50) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • Interior is complete. Full length spine split.

    Cover art by Maurice Whitman. The Last Expedition, art by Bill Benulis. We Shall Rise Again, art by John Belcastro. No Sign of Life, pencils by Vic Carrabotta, inks by Jack Abel. The Thing in the Iceberg, art by Bill Discount. Perils of Planetoid X, art by A. Albert. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #73
    Planet Comics (1940 Fiction House) 73
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($2.10) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • 7.25" Cumulative spine split.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($2.13) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • INTERIOR IS COMPLETE. Extensive accumulation of defects.

    Cover by Maurice Whitman. Edited by J. F. Byrne. Stories and art by Bill Benulis, A. Albert, and John Belcastro. Cerebrex, the most powerful supercomputer on Earth, goes killbot-crazy after a mad scientist gives it Hitler's brain; Lance and his space station are captured by a beautiful alien queen and her troops; Martians cause droughts by siphoning off the Earth's water in the far-future year of 1985. Cerebrex; The Wonder-Warp; The Martian Plague; Strangers on Satellite C; Among the Missing. Final issue of the series. 32 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.