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Strange Tales (1951-1976 1st Series) comic books

  • Issue #5
    Strange Tales (1951-1976 1st Series) 5
    • Centerfold detached at one staple. Water damage.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($5.07) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Slab: Scuffing on front and back of case
    • Label #3737121023
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($5.85) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • 4 1/4" cumulative spine split, cover detached.

    The Room Without a Door, script by Hank Chapman, art by Joe Maneely; A scientist rejects science as useless for discovering the secret of time travel and turns to black magic instead; When he hears of a woman related to a witch burned in 1692 living nearby, he spies on her through a window and sees her summon the ghost of her ancestor. Welcome To the Werewolves text story. Little Man Who Was There, art by Jim Mooney; Dennis Ames keeps seeing a strange little man just before some disaster happens that he narrowly escapes, and he eventually comes to realize that he can't escape forever, because the little man is Death. The Trap, script by Carl Wessler, art by Manny Stallman. My Brother Harry, art by Tony DiPreta. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

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    $195 Strange Tales #5 CGC 1.8 1952 3737121023
    $335 Strange Tales #5 (1952) CGC 2.5, Mint Case! ✮ Atlas Era! Pre Marvel Horror!
    $500 Strange Tales #5 CGC 4.5 Atlas Comic 1952 Room Without a Door
    $731 CGC 6.0 STRANGE TALES #5 WHITE PAGES MARVEL ATLAS PRE-CODE HORROR 1952
    $895 STRANGE TALES #5 CGC FN+ 6.5; OW-W; Joe Maneely, Jim Mooney art! scarce!
  • Issue #6
    Strange Tales (1951-1976 1st Series) 6
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($1.35) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • 1"-3" tears throughout interior.

    Cover art by Russ Heath. Uninhabited, art by Russ Heath; The moon is a living organism like Ego, the living planet. Eyes of March, art by Sy Grudko; A man gets a pair of glasses which make everyone appear to have his own face. Death of a Vampire text story. The Back Door, art by Pete Morisi; A salesman tries to make a pitch to the dead of a funeral parlor but they tell him that they buy nothing and stay for free. The Killers, art by Harry Lazarus; Scientists invent a virus which turns people into crazy killers without reflection in mirrors; The Ugly Man, art by Vernon Henkel. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

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    $250 strange tales 6 Cgc 2.0 1954 Rare
  • Issue #10
    Strange Tales (1951-1976 1st Series) 10
    • Cover detached at one staple.

    Cover art by Bill Everett. The Boy Who Was Afraid, art by Bernie Krigstein; A boy doesn't want to play outside because if he steps on the cracks in the pavement the ground will swallow him up. Dream of Death text story. The Monster's Son, art by Jim Mooney; Frankenstein's monster creates an heir. The Frightful Feet, art by Bill Benulis; A rabbit hunter who hacks off their feet to sell as good luck charms has the tables turned on him. The Hidden Head, art by Ed Winiarski. Keep Out, pencils by Dick Ayers, inks by Ernie Bache. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

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    $650 STRANGE TALES #10 CGC FN- 5.5; CM-OW; Hitler story; Frankenstein story!
  • Issue #22
    Strange Tales (1951-1976 1st Series) 22
    • 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.
    • Cover and centerfold detached at one staple.

    Cover art by Sol Brodsky. The Untouchable!, art by Bernie Krigstein; When a starving white man, who considers himself one of the highborn caste, takes food from an untouchable the natives now consider him to be a part of that caste. The Easter Eggs text story. What Happened On the Moon?, pencils by Bill Benulis, inks by Jack Abel; A scientist builds a robot that can survive the voyage to the moon. The Voice of Death, art by Bob McCarty. Too Good To Be True!, pencils by John Forte, inks by Matt Fox; The Devil makes a gambler have good luck so he wins all his bets. The Corpse That Wasn't, art by John Buscema. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

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    $150 strange tales 24 (Golden Age)
    $495 STRANGE TALES #22 CGC VG/FN 5.0; White pg!; Krigstein, Matt Fox art; skull cvr!
    3 days left Auction Strange Tales #22 Pre-Code Horror
  • Issue #26
    Strange Tales (1951-1976 1st Series) 26
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Label #3920988014

    The Last Stop, art by Gene Colan; When a gangster carries out a mob hit, he unintentionally catches his wife and children in the crossfire. Guinea Pig, art by Jack Katz; When a scientist rockets his assistant into space, aliens capture the craft and inject the man with a serum that increases his strength and drives him mad. The Busybody text story. A Grave Mistake, art by Tony DiPreta. To the Stars, pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Sy Barry; In 1980, men build a colony on the moon. It Could Be You, art by Vic Carrabotta. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

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    $1,977 Strange Tales #26 CGC 7.5 (OW-W) Paul S. Newman story, Carl Burgos cover
    2 days left Auction Strange Tales #26 Atlas Comics Authentic Original Vintage. LAST CHANCE
  • Issue #30
    Strange Tales (1951-1976 1st Series) 30
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($9.00) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: Off white
    • Label #1495411005
    Auction opens July 4
    • 1" cumulative spine split with some splitting through wraps. Cover and interior oxidation, small corner piece chipped from a few pages.
    Auction opens May 30
    • Cover oxidation.

    "Science Fiction" (art Bill Benulis), "Look, Ma--a Vampire," "Kill Him!" (art by Bill Walton), "The Slimy Things" (art by Sam Moskowitz), "The Thing in the Box!" (art by Dick Ayers), and a two-page text story, "The Smile of Mrs. Orko." Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #35
    Strange Tales (1951-1976 1st Series) 35
    • INCOMPLETE. Pages missing, interrupts art and story.

    Cover pencils by Carl Burgos, inks by Sol Brodsky. Danger Signal, art by Joe Sinnott; A boy playing with toy trains saves his train engineer father. My Friend Koogelle text story. The Man In the Bottle!, art by Ed Winiarski; A man gets suckered into releasing a tiny prisoner in a bottle due to promises of wealth. The Target, art by John Romita; A young boy has his interest in space travel discouraged by his parents. The Character, art by Dick Ayers. Freddie's Face, art by Art Peddy; A man's ugly face begins to look handsome as he does good deeds. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

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    $300 Strange Tales 35 CGC 4.5 OWW 1st Code Issue Cover by Burgos and Brodsky
    $650 STRANGE TALES #35 CGC FN+ 6.5; OW-W; scarce; fishing cover!
  • Issue #36
    Strange Tales (1951-1976 1st Series) 36
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($7.50) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: Standard, no notable issues
    • Label #3838914002

    Cover art by Carl Burgos. "The Man Who Turned Off the Sun!", art by Vic Carrabotta; A scientist invents a nuclear vapor which temporarily blots out the sun's rays as a defense against atomic weapons, but gets no respect from his shrew wife. "Music in the Air" text story. "The Girl Who Wouldn't Speak," art by Joe Maneely; A lovelorn writer creates a female character that he falls in love with and sees her appear one evening while out for a walk. "The Discovery," script by Carl Wessler, art by Bob Powell; A manager thinks he's made a great discovery when he finds a kid with a great pitching arm, but he costs them the series when he's put in the last game and the manager realizes that he's never played baseball before. "The Bell That Wouldn't Stop," art by Bill Benulis; A church bell rings nonstop so that all the townspeople gather outside the church and are spared devastation from an earthquake. "The Secret Weapon," art by John Forte; The folk of a small town experiencing a drought make a scapegoat out of a companion of some scientists who remains aloof; They ask him to leave town but have to apologize when they find out he is a robot with the mental capacity to figure out a way to make it rain for them. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #37
    Strange Tales (1951-1976 1st Series) 37
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($11.85) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: White
    • Slab: Scuffing to inner well of case
    • Label #3860398006

    Cover art by Sol Brodsky. "A Stroke of the Pen," pencils by Jack Katz; A miser who owns many pieces of Americana is surprised to learn that a pen which belonged to one of the signers of the Declaration of Independence has written a check by itself for a million dollars of his money to a charity benefiting refugees from tyranny around the world. "The Richest Man in the World," art by Mort Lawrence; A story that shares plot elements with Frederick Pohl's satire "Midas World." "Too Many Robots," art by Vic Carrabotta; A robot that is mistaken for human quells a potential riot against his kind. "The Hero" text story, art by John Romita. "Out of the Storm!", art by Dick Ayers; After sled dogs perish in a fire, their ghosts lead a stranded man in a blizzard to safety. "Don't Think So Loud," script by Paul S. Newman, art by Art Peddy; When a business tycoon gains the power to read the minds of others, he realizes that he is thought of poorly and changes his stingy ways. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

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    $65 Strange Tales #37 Unrestored Golden Age Horror Atlas Comic 1955 GD-VG
  • Issue #42
    Strange Tales (1951-1976 1st Series) 42
    • Cover oxidation.

    Cover art by Sol Brodsky. "The Faceless One," script by Carl Wessler, art by Bill Everett; A rich man disinherits his son because he wanted to be a magician but his companion of twelve years is unaware of this when he finds a photo of the son; The companion is angry that he will be cheated out of inheriting the money by the existence of a legal heir. "The Collector" text story. "The Man Who Said No!", script by Carl Wessler, art by Joe Maneely. "Moon-Man!", script by Paul S. Newman, art by Bernie Krigstein; An escaped mental patient from the moon visits Earth in his flying saucer before being taken back to his moon city. "The Vanishing Brain!", art by Doug Wildey; A professor walks through a "time flaw" and is enslaved by cave men; With all the work he is forced to do he becomes powerful and escapes. "The Man in the Cell," art by Bob Powell; A reporter is arrested on suspicion of murdering his fighter pilot friend but what really happened is that the man pierced a dimensional veil on a test flight and met a girl he loved there so that he was able to use his mental energy to return to that place once he had landed the plane back on Earth and told the story to his reporter friend. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #44
    Strange Tales (1951-1976 1st Series) 44
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($3.60) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
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    • Wormhole through one edge, cover oxidation.

    Cover art by Sol Brodsky. The Man Who Ran Away!, art by Bob Forgione. One World at a Time!, art by Joe Orlando. The Stone text story. The Mysterious Border, art by Robert Sale. Look Out Below, art by Bob Powell. Safari In the Sky!, art by Ed Winiarski. Take A Giant Step, art by Paul Reinman. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #47
    Strange Tales (1951-1976 1st Series) 47
    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Label #0224262016

    Cover art by Sol Brodsky. When Mankind Vanished, art by Frank Bolle; A businessman who dislikes humanity finds one day that he loses the ability to see them. Overflow, art by Tony DiPreta; Aliens from Neptune give up their invasion plans when they interact with actors from a Hollywood film set. When Sorcerers Meet, art by Bob McCarty; A failed magician has his confidence restored when he stumbles across an enclave of sorcerers. The Trial of Dr. Volton, art by Ed Winiarski. Magic Melody text story. The New Member, art by Vic Carrabotta. The Hands, art by Jim McLaughlin. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

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    $200 STRANGE TALES #47 4.5 VG+ ATLAS COMICS 1956 PRE HERO HORROR GGA THE HANDS
    $325 Strange Tales #47 [1956] CGC 5.0 CLASSIC PRE-HERO ATLAS
    $350 Strange Tales #47 Atlas Comics 1956 CGC 5.5