Scarce Horror Comic: Weird Tales! LOT OF 1 VINTAGE COMIC BOOK: BLUE BOLT WEIRD TALES #115 CGC 4.5 With Incredible Off-White To White Pages, THE CLASSIC "LONG-HAIRED HIPPY SKULL COVER" THAT IS ON COUNTLESS WANT-LISTS! Look At The Stellar Eye-Appeal On That Epic Skull Cover, Boasting Sharp Edges And Brilliant Colors, And The Vast Black Regions Of The Cover Are Still Jet Black And Surprisingly Striking And Unmolested.
This Includes Gruesome Content, With Stories Including "Death From Above" And "The Moaning Ghosts", Along With "Return Of The Ghoul" With Undead Zombie/Walking Dead Themes. Plus The Haunting Tale Promoted On The Front, The Acclaimed Lead Story, "The Cavern Of Death", Drawn By The Respected Jay Disbrow. This Obscure Series From Star Publications Is In High-Demand, But Most Of The Issues Are Tough To Find And Are Not Usually Seen At Conventions Nor Comic Shops.It Was Released As The October, 1952, Issue; The Weird Tales Books All Sport Dynamic Horror-Themed Covers By The Legendary Golden-Age Master. This Superlative Depiction Of The Long-Haired Skull Creature Extracting Bloody Vengeance From The Commie Korean Soldiers Has Always Been Sought-Out. With Comparable'Signature Covers' By The Prolific L. Cole Such As Startling Terror #11, Along With Other Evocative Efforts Including Suspense Comics #8 And #9, Power Comics #3, Along With His Iconic Mask Comics, Most Are Priced Out Of Reach Of Most Fans.
You Don't Find Many Fans That Remain Unaware Of Such Masterpieces, Thanks In Part To Their Prominent Placement In The Gerber Photo-Journals. With Colorful Cole Covers Emblazoned Upon The Dust Jackets, Such Auspicious Efforts By This Influential Talent Were Finally Exposed To The General Collecting Community, And Quickly Appeared On Many New Want-Lists As Countless Fresh Fans Now Recognized The Groundbreaking Material That Cole Was Producing In The Day, And Aspired To Own A Copy For Themselves. Those Of You That Have Followed The Golden-Age Hobby In Recent Years May Have Observed These Other Historic Cole Covers Experiencing Dramatic Price Increases As More Fans Around The Globe Discover His Awe-Inspiring Timeless Style, While Supplies Of Intact Examples Remain Sparse. This Amazing Skull Cover Was Spotlighted In The Indispensable Coffee Table Art Book: Black Light: The Art Of L. Cole, As The Iconic Skull Image Fills The Entire Inside Front Cover.
Classic Cover Was Drawn By Arguably The Hottest Artist In The Medium, Making It Crucial To Any Expert Pre-Code Collector, Yet It Has Long Been Scarce In Intact Shape, So Don't Take This Chance To Score A Brilliant Mid-Grade Example Lightly, Or You May End Up Settling For A Photocopy Replica Instead. The Pre-Code Horror Craze Was In Full Swing So It's Got The Ubiquitous Lurid Content Including Gore, Cheesecake, Zombies, Extreme Violence, Good Girl Art And Other Classic Elements Of The Gritty Fifties Comics From Before The Advent Of The Comics Code Authority. THIS HAD AN ORIGINAL PRICE OF TEN CENTS.The Horror, Pulp Fiction, Sci-Fi, Occult, Good-Girl And Supernatural Themes Never Go Out Of Style! This hails from a cool, dry, smoke-free, climate-controlled environment. Although most of the photographs are dismal, it is quite striking in person. It retains an amazing amount of luster and the eye appeal is stunning! Crucial issue for any skull cover collector or Cole fiend or collector of classic pre-code horror comics.
MATERIAL LIKE THIS SPOTLIGHTING ICONIC THEMES OF CINEMA, TELEVISION, POP CULTURE AND LITERATURE NEVER LOSES APPEAL. SCARCE YET SOUGHT-AFTER ISSUE FROM ONE OF THE ELUSIVE TITLES THAT IS BEGINNING TO RECEIVE ITS DUE ACCLAIM. Many of you long-term fans have dealt with us through our ads in CBM, CBG, O. We are secure packagers and prompt shippers so expect to be pleased. WE LIST SCARCE INVESTMENT-GRADE COLLECTABLE COMICS FREQUENTLY, SO PLEASE CHECK BACK OFTEN!
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