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Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) comic books

  • Issue #0
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 0

    Continued from Batman Shadow of the Bat (1992) #0. As Bruce Wayne ponders the future, his early days as the Dark Knight come to mind, when he used his vast fortune to amass an arsenal of high-tech hardware to aid him in his war on crime. Plus, more is revealed about a dark episode in Batman's past. Written by Chuck Dixon, with art by Graham Nolan and Scott Hanna. Cover by Nolan and Hanna. Cover price $1.50.

  • Issue #1
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 1
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($86.85) will be charged at checkout.
    • Detective Comics #1. Back Cover Only. Incomplete.
    • Label #1027410001

    Cover art by Vincent Sullivan. "The River Patrol," script and pencils by E. C. Stoner, inks by Creig Flessel; Speed investigates the murder of several Chinamen along the wharf area and uncovers a human smuggling operation. "The Rhangwa Pearls," art by Sven Elven; A millionaire that has just bought the fabulously valuable Rhanggwa Pearls receives a letter from someone threatening to steal them. "The Peruvian Mine Murders: Part 1," art by Creig Flessel; Confronted by a series of murders, Bret forages into the Peruvian jungles to ascertain why a hole appears in each victim's throat, but they were not shot! "The Claws of the Red Dragon," script by Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson, art by Tom Hickey; Venturing into downtown San Francisco, Bruce Nelson finds it odd to see a Chinese restaurant among the buildings, and no one to wait upon him when he enters desiring a meal. "The Gotlotz Jewels," script and art by Bill Patrick; Gus is sent to a rich woman's home to watch over her pearls during a party and nabs a man he sees pocketing them. "The Balinoff Case: Part 1," script by Jerry Siegel (as Jerome Siegel), art by Joe Shuster; Bart is called on to volunteer for a secret spy case, but in doing so, he must forgo his own personal agenda, including his marriage to fiancé Sally. "The Gotrox Pearls," script and art by Russell Cole (as Alger); Jake is called in to solve the theft of some pearls, and promptly discovers that there were no pearls in the first place! "The Bar S Rustlers," script and art by Homer Fleming; Buck is called in to discover the truth behind some rustling charges between two cattle ranchers that have had hard feelings for each other since a land deal went bad. "The Streets of Chinatown," script by Jerry Siegel (as Jerome Siegel), art by Joe Shuster; The daughter of a chain-store magnate wants to hire Slam to guard her valuable poodle, and when he turns it down, Shorty volunteers. 68 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #20
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 20
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    • INCOMPLETE. First wrap missing. Interrupts art and story.

    Cover art by Leo O'Mealia. The Jade Buddha starring Speed Saunders, script by Gardner Fox, art by Fred Guardineer. Larry Steele story, script and art by Will Ely. The Door of Death starring Buck Marshall, script and art by Homer Fleming. Spy story, script by Jerry Siegel, art by Joe Shuster. Dr. Fu Manchu story, script by Sax Rohmer, art by Leo O'Mealia. Give and Take text story by Gardner Fox (as Paul Dean). The Song of Death (Part 1) starring Bruce Nelson, art by Tom Hickey. Crimson Avenger story, art by Jim Chambers. Cosmo story, art by Sven Elven. Slam Bradley story, script by Jerry Siegel, art by Joe Shuster. 64 pgs. $0.10. First Appearance of Crimson Avenger. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #22
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 22
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    • INCOMPLETE. First wrap missing. Interrupts art and story.

    Cover art by Jim Chambers. Slam Bradley story, script by Jerry Siegel, art by Joe Shuster. Larry Steele story, script and art by Will Ely. Crimson Avenger story, art by Jim Chambers. The Song of Death (Part 3) starring Bruce Nelson, art by Tom Hickey. A Sticky Clue text story by Gardner Fox (Paul Dean). Untitled story featuring a break-in at the Bartilian Embassy, script by Jerry Siegel, art by Joe Shuster. Dr. Fu Manchu story, script by Sax Rohmer, art by Leo O'Mealia. Cosmo story, art by Sven Elven. Inspector Kent story, art by George Newman. The Snow Murder starring Speed Saunders, script by Gardner Fox, art by Fred Guardineer. 64 pgs. $0.10. First Crimson Avenger cover. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #24
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 24
    • INCOMPLETE. Pages missing, affects Speed Saunders and Slam Bradley stories. Full length spine split through all existing wraps, brittle edges.

    Cover art by Fred Guardineer. Cleo and Clancy humor page by Bob Kane. The Persian Jewel Mystery starring Speed Saunders, script by Gardner Fox, art by Fred Guardineer. Oscar the Gumshoe humor page by Bob Kane. Larry Steele story, script and art by Will Ely. Cosmo story, art by Sven Elven. Spy story, script by Jerry Siegel, art by the Shuster Shop. Dr. Fu Manchu story, script by Sax Rohmer, art by Leo O'Mealia. The Old Grey House text story by Terry Keane. Crimson Avenger story, art by Jim Chambers. Back From the Dead (Part 1) starring Bruce Nelson, art by Tom Hickey. Paper Trail starring Buck Marshall, script and art by Homer Fleming. Slam Bradley story, script by Jerry Siegel, art by the Shuster Shop. 64 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #25
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 25
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    • Centerfold ONLY.

    Cover art by Fred Guardineer. The Death Sled starring Speed Saunders, script by Gardner Fox, art by Fred Guardineer. Larry Steele story, script and art by Will Ely. Death Masquerades starring Buck Marshall, script and art by Homer Fleming. Spy story, script by Jerry Siegel, art by the Shuster Shop. Oscar the Gumshoe humor page by Bob Kane. Dr. Fu Manchu story, script by Sax Rohmer, art by Leo O'Mealia. Secret Service Man text story by Gardner Fox (Paul Dean). Crimson Avenger story, art by Jim Chambers. Back From the Dead (Part 2) starring Bruce Nelson, art by Tom Hickey. Cosmo story, art by Sven Elven. Slam Bradley story, script by Jerry Siegel, art by the Shuster shop. 64 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #27
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 27
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    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • 25th Page Only.
    • Label #2012209011
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($32.85) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • 23th Page Only.
    • Label #2012209010
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($35.85) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • 10th page only.
    • Label #2012209004
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($37.05) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Slab: Scratch on front of case
    • Page 5 only.
    • Label #2012211001
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($40.50) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: Brittle
    • Page 24 only. INCOMPLETE. (From the collection of Jerry Robinson).
    • Label #1269989015

    Cover art by Bob Kane. 1st appearance of Batman and Commissioner Gordon. The Case of the Chemical Syndicate starring The Bat-Man (as he's called in the story), script by Bill Finger, art by Bob Kane. The Killers of Kurdistan starring Speed Saunders, Ace Investigator, script by Gardner Fox, art by Fred Guardineer. Bullet Bluff starring Buck Marshall, Range Detective, art by Homer Fleming. Spy story, script by Jerry Siegel, art by Joe Shuster. The Crimson Avenger story, script and art by Jim Chambers. Death on the Airwaves text story by Gardner F. Fox (as Paul Dean), art by Fred Guardineer. Bruce Nelson story, script and art by Tom Hickey. The Mysterious Doctor Fu Manchu story, script and art by Leo O'Mealia. Cosmo, the Phantom of Disguise story, script and art by Sven Elven. Plain Clothes Pete story, script and art by Russell Cole (as Alger). Slam Bradley story, script by Jerry Siegel, art by Joe Shuster. Ad for All-American #2 and Movie Comics #2. 64 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #35
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 35
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($1,050.00) will be charged at checkout.
    • Conserved
    • Paper: Light tan to off white
    • Conservation includes: tear seals to cover, spine split sealed to cover, cover reinforced.
    • Label #3695172001

    Classic Batman Hypodermic Needle cover art by Bob Kane. The Batman story, script by Bill Finger, pencils by Bob Kane and Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Bob Kane. Spy story, script by Jerry Siegel, art by Maurice Kashuba. Branded Yellow starring Buck Marshall, Range Detective, art by Homer Fleming. The Kidnapping Racket starring Steve Malone, District Attorney, script by Gardner F. Fox, art by Don Lynch. Mystery with Music text story by Richard Lawlor. The Voodoo Vengeance starring Speed Saunders, Ace Investigator, art by Fred Guardineer. Cosmo, the Phantom of Disguise story, art by Sven Elven. Spanky & Cranky, the Twins humor page by Bob Kane. Bruce Nelson story, script and art by Tom Hickey. Slam Bradley story, script by Jerry Siegel, art by Mart Bailey. Ad for Flash Comics #2. 64 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #40
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 40
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($146.85) will be charged at checkout.
    • Restored: C1
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: Scuffing on front of case
    • Restoration includes: small amount of color touch on cover. Married Centerfold. (Tape on interior cover. )
    • Label #1283611002

    Origin and 1st appearance of Clayface in the Batman story, plus the Spy, Red Logan, the Crimson Avenger, Speed Saunders Ace Investigator (art by Fred Guardineer), Steve Malone, Cliff Crosby, and Slam Bradley (script by Jerry Siegel, art by Howard Sherman). One-page text story, "Theft at the Fair" by Gardner F. Fox. Full-page ad for Batman # 1. Half-page ad for the Superman radio show. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #45
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 45
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($382.50) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: Off white
    • Label #0008329005
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($49.47) will be charged at checkout.
    • CGC Qualified
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Panel cut from 7th page, affects story, incomplete.
    • Label #0754045012

    1st Joker appearance in Detective Comics in the Batman and Robin story, "The Case of the Laughing Death!" Also in this issue: Spy (by Jerry Siegel and Ed Moore); Larry Steele, Detective; The Crimson Avenger (by Jack Lehti); Speed Saunders, Ace Investigator; Steve Malone, District Attorney; Cliff Crosby in "Murder at the Polo Games"; and Slam Bradley (by Siegel and Howard Sherman). Full-page ad for Batman # 3. Half-page ad for All Star Comics # 2. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #48
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 48
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($14.25) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: Brittle
    • INCOMPLETE. Cover completely split and detached. 1/2 of back cover missing.
    • Label #2130437001

    Cover art by Bob Kane, Jerry Robinson, and George Roussos. The Secret Cavern starring Batman and Robin, script by Bill Finger, pencils by Bob Kane, inks by Bob Kane, Jerry Robinson, and George Roussos. Spy story, script by Jerry Siegel, art by Ed Moore. The Case of the Fugitive Killer starring Larry Steele, Private Detective. Cliff Crosby story, script and art by Chad Grothkopf. Speed Saunders, Ace Investigator story, art by Ed Winiarski (as Fran Miller). Steve Malone, District Attorney story, art by Don Lynch. The Crimson Avenger story, script and art by Jack Lehti. Slam Bradley story, script by Jerry Siegel, art by Howard Sherman. 64 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #53
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 53
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($18.00) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
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    • Tears throughout interior.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($5.98) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.

    Cover art by Bob Kane and Jerry Robinson. Batman and Robin story, script by Bill Finger, pencils by Bob Kane and Jerry Robinson, inks by Jerry Robinson and George Roussos. Spy story, script by Jerry Siegel, art by Ed Moore. The Crimson Avenger story, script and pencils by Jack Lehti, inks by Charles Paris. Larry Steele, Private Detective story, art by Cliff Young. Murder on the Diamond starring Speed Saunders, Ace Investigator, art by Ed Winiarski. Cliff Crosby story, script and art by Chad Grothkopf. Kept Promise text story, script by Gardner F. Fox, art by Stan Kaye. Steve Malone, District Attorney story, art by Don Lynch. Slam Bradley story, script by Jerry Siegel, art by Howard Sherman. 64 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #54
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 54
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($18.00) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
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    • Interior is complete, but brittle. Full length spine split through all wraps, heavy chipping.

    Cover art by Bob Kane, Jerry Robinson, and George Roussos. Hook Morgan and his River Pirates starring Batman and Robin, script by Bill Finger, pencils by Bob Kane, inks by Jerry Robinson and George Roussos. Spy story, script by Jerry Siegel, art by Ed Moore. The Crimson Avenger story, script and pencils by Jack Lehti, inks by Charles Paris. The Case of the Bitter Almonds starring Larry Steele, Private Detective, art by Cliff Young. Murder in the Skies starring Speed Saunders, Ace Investigator, art by Ed Winiarski. Cliff Crosby story, script and art by Chad Grothkopf. Without Fear text story, script by Sidney Drew, art by Stan Kaye. Steve Malone, District Attorney story, art by Don Lynch. Death Under the Big Top! starring Slam Bradley, script by Jerry Siegel, art by Howard Sherman. 64 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #69
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 69
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($56.07) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • INCOMPLETE. Edge piece torn from first page, slightly affects art and story. Full length spine split, front cover detached, back cover partially held on with tape.

    Joker cover art by Jerry Robinson. The Harlequin's Hoax starring Batman, Robin, and The Joker, script by Joe Greene, pencils by Bob Kane, inks by Jerry Robinson and George Roussos. The Siege of Krovka starring The Boy Commandos, script and pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Joe Simon. The Three Behind the Throne starring The Crimson Avenger, script and pencils by Jack Lehti, inks by Charles Paris. The Case of the Sweet-Toothed Spy starring Spy, art by Chuck Winter. Sharp Eyes text story by Alan Dell. The Magic Cupboard starring Air Wave, pencils by Harris Levy (as Lee Harris), inks by Charles Paris. Case of the Artistic Ape starring Slam Bradley, art by Howard Sherman. 64 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #71
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 71
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($134.85) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Label #1488655013

    Joker cover art by Jerry Robinson. A Crime A Day starring Batman, Robin, and The Joker, script by Bill Finger, pencils by Bob Kane, inks by Jerry Robinson and George Roussos. A Break for Santa starring The Boy Commandos, script and pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Joe Simon. The Unlucky Reporter starring The Crimson Avenger, script and pencils by Jack Lehti, inks by Charles Paris. Death on the Diamond starring Spy, art by Chuck Winter. Murder on the Campus text story by Jack Watson. The Voice from Nowhere starring Air Wave, pencils by Harris Levy (as Lee Harris), inks by Charles Paris. Case of the Missing Grin starring Slam Bradley, art by Howard Sherman. 64 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #72
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 72
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($11.40) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
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    • Cover detached at single center staple. Interior oxidation, edge chipping. 2" cumulative spine split with some splitting through wraps.

    Cover art by Jerry Robinson. License for Larceny starring Batman and Robin, script by Joe Samachson, pencils by Bob Kane, inks by Jerry Robinson and George Roussos. Petals of Peril starring The Boy Commandos, script and pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Joe Simon. The Adventure of the Wrong Numbers starring The Crimson Avenger, script and pencils by Jack Lehti, inks by `Charles Paris. The Target Murder starring Spy, art by Chuck Winter. Baptism of Fire text story by Tex Denton. Larry Jordan vs. Air Wave, script by Murray Boltinoff, pencils by Harris Levy (as Lee Harris), inks by Charles Paris. The Mystery of the Missing Monkey starring Slam Bradley, art by Howard Sherman. 64 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #84
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 84
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($12.00) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
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    • Cover detached, 6" cumulative spine split.

    Batman and Robin in "Artists in Villainy," Air Wave in "Bandits on the Beam" (art by George Roussos), the Crimson Avenger in "Scoundrels in Society," Slam Bradley in "Shorty Falls in Love," Three-Ring Binks, and Boy Commandos in "Never Say Die" (by Jack Kirby and Klech). Tootsie Roll back cover ad, "Captain Tootsie and the Secret Weapon" by Rod Reed and C.C. Beck. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #99
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 99
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    • INCOMPLETE. First two wraps and centerfold missing, affects Batman and Three-Ring Binks stories. Heavy damage to first present wrap.

    Cover by Dick Sprang. Stories by Don C. Cameron, Jack Farr and unknown. Art by Dick Sprang, Jack Farr, Howard Sherman, George Roussos and Louis Cazeneuve. The Penguin, operating out of a hideout he considers fool proof, police proof and Batman proof, concocts a scheme in which he freezes a person, then sends a box with the body to relatives for the payment of a certain sum of money to safely have them restored to life in the Batman and Robin tale "The Temporary Murders!" by Don C. Cameron and Dick Sprang. Plus: Three-Ring Binks in an untitled story by Jack Farr; Slam Bradley in "Veteran in Villainy!" with art by Howard Sherman; Air Wave in "Caution...Handle without Care!" with art by George Roussos; and The Boy Commandos in "The Locusts of Lohan!" with art by Louis Cazeneuve (not by Simon and Kirby, despite the listed credits). Also: Billy Brand 1-pager; 2-page text story "The Refugees" by Stan Carter; and The Boners 1-pager by Lit-Win. 48 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #102
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 102
    • 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.
    • First wrap heavily torn.

    Cover by Dick Sprang. Stories by Alvin Schwartz, Jack Farr and unknown. Art by Dick Sprang, Jack Farr, Howard Sherman, George Roussos and Louis Cazeneuve. The Joker turns the tables on logic, holding a home for ransom instead of people. And to top it off, it all is one giant trap in the Batman and Robin tale "The House That Was Held for Ransom!" by Alvin Schwartz and Dick Sprang. Plus: Three-Ring Binks in an untitled story by Jack Farr; Slam Bradley in "Smash Your Baggage!" with art by Howard Sherman; Air Wave in "Of Mice and Muggs!" with art by George Roussos; and The Boy Commandos in "The Floating Evil!" with art by Louis Cazeneuve (not by Simon and Kirby, despite the listed credits). Also: 2-page text story "Crime's Henchman" by Ted Udall (as Ted Loury). 48 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #104
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 104
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($2.25) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • INCOMPLETE. First two wraps missing, affects art and story.

    Cover by Dick Sprang. Stories by Alvin Schwartz, Jack Farr and unknown. Art by Dick Sprang, Jack Farr, Howard Sherman, George Roussos and Louis Cazeneuve. Batman turns the tables on some crooks who are using giant billboards to blackmail people in the Batman and Robin tale "The Battle of the Billboards!" by Alvin Schwartz and Dick Sprang. Plus: Three-Ring Binks in an untitled story by Jack Farr; Slam Bradley in "The Buzzard and the Screech!" with art by Howard Sherman; Air Wave in "Swag That Stole Itself!" with art by George Roussos; and The Boy Commandos in "The Crooked Ghost!" with art by Louis Cazeneuve. Also: 2-page text story "Clear Sailing" by Alton Black, and Scuffy the Tramp 1-pager by Lit-Win. 48 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #109
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 109
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($11.97) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • Trimmed
    • Interior is complete. From a bound volume (spine fully split, edges trimmed).

    Cover by Jack Burnley and Ray Burnley. Stories by Don C. Cameron, Jack Farr and unknown. Art by Win Mortimer, Jack Farr, John Daly, George Roussos and Louis Cazeneuve. The Joker uses common, ordinary pranks to bilk rich people out of their money, but when he kidnaps Robin, Batman pulls a prank of his own on the Killer Clown in "The House that Jokes Built!" by Don C. Cameron and Win Mortimer. Plus: Three-Ring Binks in an untitled story by Jack Farr; Slam Bradley in "It's Off to Jail We Go!" with art by John Daly; Air Wave in "Landslide for the Law!" with art by George Roussos; and The Boy Commandos in "Keep 'Em Frying!" with art by Louis Cazeneuve. Also: Spike half-pager by Phil Berube; 2-page text story "Foot Soldier" by Stan Carter; and Pigskin Pete half-pager by Berube. 48 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #115
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 115
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($9.75) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Centerfold detached. Tape on interior cover.
    • Label #0360421019
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($10.50) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Label #0346750009
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($6.75) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: Scuffing on front of case
    • Cover detached.
    • Label #0346748005

    Cover by Win Mortimer. Stories by Don C. Cameron, Jack Farr and unknown. Art by Win Mortimer, Jack Farr, John Daly, Lee Harris, Curt Swan and Steve Brodie. An architect invents a super strong glass that he plans to construct homes from, but his partner, noting that this man refuses an offer of $1 million from a steel company official to push for steel homes instead, parts company with the architect and swears revenge. Don't miss Batman and Robin in "The Man Who Lived in a Glass House!" by Don C. Cameron and Win Mortimer. Plus: Three-Ring Binks in an untitled story by Jack Farr; Slam Bradley in "Molar Mobsters!" with art by John Daly; Air Wave in "Dead Men Can Tell Tales!" with art by Lee Harris; and The Boy Commandos in "Brooklyn Wants a Kingdom!" with art by Curt Swan and Steve Brodie. Also: Daffy & Doodle half-pager by Lit-Win, and 2-page text story "A Game of Checkers" by Randolph Allen. 48 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #119
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 119
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($17.85) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: Scuffing to inner well of case
    • 1" crack to left edge of slab.
    • Label #1970140013
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    Cover by Win Mortimer. Stories by Bill Finger and unknown. Art by Dick Sprang, Gene McDonald, John Daly, Lee Harris, Curt Swan and Steve Brodie. A crook on the lam assumes the role of a guard at an asylum and gets the idea of using the men inside (who think of themselves as George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, Benjamin Franklin and others) as dupes to carry out his nefarious crimes. Don't miss Batman and Robin in "The Case of the Famous Foes!" by Bill Finger, Dick Sprang and Gene McDonald. Plus: Slam Bradley in "Danger -- Crooks at Work!" with art by John Daly; Air Wave in "The Talking Dog!" with art by Lee Harris; and The Boy Commandos in "The Runaway Robot" with art by Curt Swan and Steve Brodie. Also: 2-page text story "Gentlemen's Agreement" by John Broome (as John Osgood). 48 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #120
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 120
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($107.85) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Label #1244071001
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($17.85) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: Off white
    • Slab: Scuffing on back of case
    • Tape on interior cover and centerfold.
    • Label #1074845010

    Cover by Win Mortimer. Stories by Bill Finger and unknown. Art by Bob Kane, Win Mortimer, John Daly, Lee Harris, Curt Swan and Steve Brodie. The Penguin, freshly escaped from prison, teams up with an unwitting bird enthusiast and uses the man's rare birds in the commission of crimes, as well as to capture Batman and Robin in "Fowl Play!" by Bill Finger, Bob Kane and Win Mortimer. Plus: Slam Bradley in "Shorty Grows Up!" with art by John Daly; Air Wave in "Safe-Cracker by Proxy" with art by Lee Harris; and The Boy Commandos in "The Fight Before Christmas!" with art by Curt Swan and Steve Brodie. Also: Prof. Pipp 2-pager by Jack Farr; Jerry the Jitterbug 1-pager by Henry Boltinoff; 2-page text story "Tune of Death" by Stan Carter; and The Rascals half-pager by Phil Berube. 48 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #124
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 124
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($27.00) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
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    • Cover detached, centerfold detached at one staple. 1.5" cumulative spine split, cover oxidation.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($8.25) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • Interior is complete with just a couple of margin/corner pieces missing. 5" cumulative spine split, cover detached at one staple.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($8.37) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • INCOMPLETE. Missing centerfold, affects art and story.

    Cover by Bob Kane and George Roussos. Stories by Edmond Hamilton and unknown. Art by Bob Kane, George Roussos, John Daly, Lee Harris, Curt Swan and Steve Brodie. The Joker tests the wits of Batman and Robin with a crime spree, each day's caper based on the Tune of the Day on radio in "The Crime Parade" by Edmond Hamilton, Bob Kane and George Roussos. Plus: Slam Bradley in "Shorty of the Royal Mounted!" with art by John Daly; Air Wave in "The Crime Express!" with art by Lee Harris; and The Boy Commandos in "Assignment in London!" with art by Curt Swan and Steve Brodie. Also: Honest Willy 1-pager by Phil Berube; 2-page text story "Knockout" by Stan Carter; and Chief Hot Foot half-pager by Henry Boltinoff. And: 1-page Tootsie Roll ad "Captain Tootsie and the Radar Rescue" by C.C. Beck and Pete Costanza. 48 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #127
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 127
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    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Label #2070400015
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    • Cover detached.

    Cover by Charles Paris. Stories by Edmond Hamilton and unknown. Art by Charles Paris, Howard Sherman, Lee Harris, Curt Swan and Steve Brodie. A crazed scientist says that he has created a shrinking gas, but when he is laughed at by a group of wealthy possible investors, he uses a giant-sized room at his home to convince skeptics they have been shrunk, then he extorts money out of them. Don't miss Batman and Robin in "Pigmies in Giantland!" by Edmond Hamilton and Charles Paris. Plus: Slam Bradley in "Modern Paul Revere!" with art by Howard Sherman; Air Wave in "Rogues and Red Hots!" with art by Lee Harris; and The Boy Commandos in "Never-Say-Die Land" with art by Curt Swan and Steve Brodie. Also: Shorty the Fight Fan 1-pager by Phil Berube; 2-page text story "Nothing to Lose" by Tex Blane; and Daffy & Doodle half-pager by Lit-Win. And: 1-page Tootsie Roll ad "Captain Tootsie and the Log Jam Rescue" by C.C. Beck and Pete Costanza. 48 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #131
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 131
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    • INCOMPLETE: Missing first wrap, affects art and story.

    Cover by Bob Kane and Charles Paris. Stories by Don C. Cameron and unknown. Art by Bob Kane, Charles Paris, Howard Sherman, Lee Harris, Curt Swan and Steve Brodie. Steve Travers is in the uncomfortable position of owing a big debt to his criminal brother, repayment being in the form of giving felons new faces thru plastic surgery so they can't be arrested by the police. Don't miss Batman and Robin in "The Underworld Surgeon!" by Don C. Cameron, Bob Kane and Charles Paris. Plus: Slam Bradley in "The Case of the Candy Clues!" with art by Howard Sherman; Air Wave in "Polly Wants to Crack a Safe!" with art by Lee Harris; and The Boy Commandos in "A Murder Rap for Brooklyn!" with art by Curt Swan and Steve Brodie. Also: 1.5-page text story "Local Color" by Tom Neill, and Jerry the Jitterbug 1-pager by Henry Boltinoff. 48 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #133
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 133
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    • Interior is complete. Back cover missing.

    Cover by Bob Kane and Charles Paris. Stories by Edmond Hamilton and unknown. Art by Bob Kane, Charles Paris, Howard Sherman, Lee Harris, Curt Swan and George Klein. A clairvoyant successfully predicts the death of two men, but when he predicts Batman will die aboard an ocean liner, the Caped Crusader is willing to gamble that the prediction is wrong. Don't miss Batman and Robin in "The Man Who Could See the Future!" by Edmond Hamilton, Bob Kane and Charles Paris. Plus: Slam Bradley in "Rockabye Rogues!" with art by Howard Sherman; Air Wave in "Radio 'Hams' to the Rescue!" with art by Lee Harris; and The Boy Commandos in "The Man Who Brought 'em Back Dead!" with art by Curt Swan and George Klein. Also: Shorty 2-pager by Henry Boltinoff, and 2-page text story "Payment in Kind" by Art Long. 48 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #137
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 137
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    • INCOMPLETE. First wrap missing, affects art and story.

    Cover by Jim Mooney and Charles Paris. Stories by unknown. Art by Dick Sprang, Charles Paris, Howard Sherman, Lee Harris and unknown. A clever rebus sign on a local furrier's store gives the Joker yet a new and novel method of committing his crimes! Don't miss Batman and Robin in "The Rebus Crimes!" with art by Dick Sprang and Charles Paris. Plus: Slam Bradley in "The Balloon Bandits!" with art by Howard Sherman; Air Wave in "Cycle of Crimes!" with art by Lee Harris; and The Boy Commandos in "The Rise and Fall of a Gangster!" Also: 2-page text piece "Secret Codes Can Be Fun" by Henry Lysing, and Shorty half-pager by Henry Boltinoff. 48 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #138
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 138
    • Moisture damage. Staple rust.
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    • Paper: White
    • Label #2056859016

    Cover by Win Mortimer. Stories by Otto Binder and unknown. Art by Jimmy Thompson, Dick Sprang, Howard Sherman, Curt Swan and Steve Brodie. The Joker follows up an article in the newspaper about a scientist discovering a lost elixir of invisibility and becomes a real terror to Batman until the crime fighter takes some of the elixir himself. Don't miss Batman and Robin in "The Invisible Crimes!" with art by Dick Sprang. Plus: The origin of Robotman is retold in "The Inside Story of Robotman!" by Otto Binder and Jimmy Thompson (see Star Spangled Comics (1941) #7 for 1st appearance); Slam Bradley in "Shorty Meets the Champ!" with art by Howard Sherman; and The Boy Commandos in "The Mystery of the Mary Celeste II!" with art by Curt Swan and Steve Brodie. Also: Shorty 1-pager by Henry Boltinoff; 2-page text piece "Secret Codes Can Be Fun!" by Henry Lysing; and Daffy & Doodle half-pager by Lit-Win. 48 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #145
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 145
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    • Paper: Off white
    • Slab: Scuffing on front and back of case
    • Label #052151-014

    Cover by Win Mortimer and Charles Paris. Stories by Otto Binder and unknown. Art by Jimmy Thompson, Dick Sprang, Charles Paris, Howard Sherman, Carmine Infantino and unknown. Dick Grayson suffers from a case of amnesia after rescuing a woman from near death. Bruce devises a plan for the youngster to "assume" the role of Robin in order to try and shock him into remembering his true identity. Don't miss Batman and Robin in "Robin, the Boy Failure!" with art by Dick Sprang and Charles Paris. Plus: Robotman in "The Smash-Up Crimes!" by Otto Binder and Jimmy Thompson; Slam Bradley in "His Highness, King Shorty!" with art by Howard Sherman; and The Boy Commandos in "Undercover Gangster!" with pencils by Carmine Infantino. Also: Shorty half-pager by Henry Boltinoff; Daffy & Doodle half-pager by Lit-Win; Casey the Cop half-pager by Boltinoff; Shorty 2-pager by Boltinoff; and 2-page text piece "From Tree Trunk to Ocean Liner." 48 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #148
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 148
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    • Paper: Off white
    • Slab: Minor side edge crack; Scratch on front of case
    • Label #1488668012

    Cover by Dick Sprang. Stories by Bill Finger and unknown. Art by Dick Sprang, Charles Paris, Jimmy Thompson, Howard Sherman, Carmine Infantino and unknown. Batman and Robin fall victim, like others, to a mad scientist (Professor Zero in his 1st appearance) who has found a way to reduce humans to pygmy size in "The Experiment of Professor Zero" by Bill Finger, Dick Sprang and Charles Paris. Plus: Robotman in "The Metal Man's Sportsathon!" with art by Jimmy Thompson; Slam Bradley in "A Bicycle Built for Sleuths" with art by Howard Sherman; and The Boy Commandos in "The King of the Animals!" with pencils by Carmine Infantino. Also: Sarge 1-pager by Phil Berube; 2-page text story "A Policeman's Lot" by Lee Goldsmith; Casey the Cop half-pager by Henry Boltinoff; and Jerry the Jitterbug half-pager by Boltinoff. 48 pages, full color. Cover price $0.10.