Item #901564 Marvel: The Golden Age 1939-1949. Roy Thomas.
Marvel: The Golden Age 1939-1949
Marvel: The Golden Age 1939-1949

Marvel: The Golden Age 1939-1949

London: The Folio Society, 2019.
First Edition. Hardcover.

First Edition, First Printing. Selection and “Four in Four Colors from the Forties” by Roy Thomas. Cover design by Ian Jepson, box design and print by Marco D’Alfonso. Printed on Condat Matt Perigord paper at Graphicom, Vicenza, Italy and bound by them in block and silkscreen-printed cloth.

Five issues chosen from the golden age of Marvel Comics featuring the artwork of Carl Burgos and Bill Everett and stories centering on the exploits of the “Big Three” – The Human Torch, The Sub-Mariner, and Captain America. Four issues included in the book: The Sub-Mariner #1 (Spring 1941); The Human Torch #5 (Fall 1941); Captain America Comics #10 (January 1942); All Winners Comics #19 (Fall 1946). A facsimile of Marvel Comics #1 (October 1939) laid in.

Item #901564

9-1/2 x 13-1/8”, red, yellow, white, & black printed blue cloth with embossed design in blue, pictorial endpapers, all edges red, ribbon marker, xiii, unpaginated (“some 250 or so pages”), illustrated in full color throughout, in publisher’s glossy pictorial clamshell box, comic book and color plate of Captain America in folded sleeve laid in.

Very fine in clamshell box. Book is large and heavy and may require additional shipping charges. Please inquire as to shipping to your location.

Price: $325.00