LOT OF 1 VINTAGE COMIC BOOK: MYSTERY TALES #19 CGC 4.0, The Rare Classic Zombie Cover By Harry Anderson! This Super-Glossy Example Looks Amazing For The Grade.
In The Early Fifties Timely/Atlas Comics (Which Later Became Top Publisher Marvel) Decided To Jump Into The Burgeoning Supernatural Market, And This Particular Title Contained Consistently Salacious Horror Covers, While Most Of The Other Atlas Titles Mixed In Rather Bland Mystery & Fantasy Oriented Covers. This One Includes A Rotting Ghoul Lumbering Forward From The Cemetary At Night, With The Memorable Title In My Graveyard There Walks A Corpse. Note: Issues #18 And #19 Both Have Great Zombie Covers, And Both Are Now Unreasonably Scarce In VG Or Better Shape, Perhaps Coincidence, Or A Bit Of Decomposition, --tee, hee!
The Timeless Iconic Cover Is Perfect To Promote The Related Walking Dead-Themed Story, "The Man In The Graveyard". Other Occult Tales Include "Gone" By Bill Walton, And "The Room With No Door" By Bill Benulis, And "The Bitter Pill" Drawn By The Underrated Al Luster, And The Finale Is "Oh, Brother" Illustrated By John Rosenberger.
Is Crucial To Any Pre-Code Collector And Is Rare In Nice Shape Like This So Don't Take This Chance To Score An Authentic Unrestored Well-Preserved Example Lightly, Or You May End Up Settling For An Embarrassing Photocopy Replica Instead. The Pre-Code Horror Craze Was In Full Swing So It's Got The Ubiquitous Lurid Content Including Gore And Cheesecake And Extreme Violence And Good Girl Art And Other Classic Elements Of The Gritty Fifties Comics.THIS HAD AN ORIGINAL PRICE OF TEN CENTS. The Horror And Good-Girl And Supernatural Themes Never Go Out Of Style! This hails from a dark, dry, smoke-free, climate-controlled environment. See the various pictures, although most have glare and reflections and give it a washed-out appearance while it looks bold and striking in person; It retains a substantial amount of luster and the eye appeal is impressive for the grade. Crucial issue for any Walking Dead fan or collector of classic pre-code horror comics. MATERIAL LIKE THIS SPOTLIGHTING ICONIC THEMES OF CINEMA, TELEVISION, POP CULTURE AND LITERATURE NEVER LOSES APPEAL. HISTORIC ISSUE FROM ONE OF THE MOST IMPORTANT MARVEL HORROR TITLES OF THE PRE-CODE PERIOD. 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! IS ALWAYS DEALING IN COMICS & ART!
Good Luck and Happy Collecting! The item "Mystery Tales 19 CGC 4.0 CLASSIC ZOMBIE 1954 Atlas Marvel Horror RARE 1280891001" is in sale since Thursday, December 9, 2021.
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