The new Overstreet Price Guides are all here: three cover variants plus the Big Big edition. We also have a treat, a brand-new Valerian graphic novel. Plus two Doctor Strange, including a coming omnibus by Steve Ditko, the 2019 Boris & Julie Calendar, a new Don Rosa's Uncle Scrooge and Donald Duck, Best of Archie: Golden Age, Ragman, Orion by Walt Simonson, Conan Omnibus 5, Wonder Woman Rebirth 2, a new Superboy and the Legion Omnibus, and a very special Lone Wolf and Cub Gallery Edition.
You can download our latest catalog right here. If you are a customer, a copy will be in your hands by early to mid-August. It has a special Edgar Rice Burroughs section, my short eulogies to Steve Ditko and Harlan Ellison, and PS Art Books still available and on sale (many are running out). Cover is by Frank Frazetta, a special hand-coloring of his cover from Tarzan and the Castaways (1961), which was published in black and white only. It is taken from the new ERB 100 Year Chronology.
All items in the downloadable catalog are NOW LINKED to our website. Click on each title to get the longer description, interior scans, and to place it in your shopping cart!
|COMIC BOOK PRICE GUIDE 48th Edition 2018-19 Flash Green Lantern
Cover art by Ethan Van Sciver. Highly Recommended. By Bob Overstreet et al. Among more than 1200 pages of data, special features include Marvel's critical 1968 expansion and the 50th anniversary of Planet of the Apes, and former DC President and Publisher Paul Levitz looks at the history of Action Comics. The Bible of serious comic book collectors, dealers and historians returns with its newest edition! It includes new feature articles, new additions to the Overstreet Hall of Fame, more special anniversary features, 2018 Market Report, key sales by era and genre, and more. Gemstone, 2018...More.
Item Code: CB48F
Soft Cover, 7x10, 1200pg, Partial Color
Hardcover Version: CB48FH.
|COMIC BOOK PRICE GUIDE 48th Edition 2018-19 Planet of the Apes
Cover art by Ryan Sook. Highly Recommended. By Bob Overstreet et al. Among more than 1200 pages of data, special features include Marvel's critical 1968 expansion and the 50th anniversary of Planet of the Apes, and former DC President and Publisher Paul Levitz looks at the history of Action Comics. The Bible of serious comic book collectors, dealers and historians returns with its newest edition! It includes new feature articles, new additions to the Overstreet Hall of Fame, more special anniversary features, 2018 Market Report, key sales by era and genre, and more. Gemstone, 2018...More.
Item Code: CB48P
Soft Cover, 7x10, 1200pg, Partial Color
Hardcover Version: CB48PH.
COMIC BOOK PRICE GUIDE 48th Edition 2018-19 American Flagg
Item Code: CB48A
|Hardcover Version: CB48AH. $35.00. These American Flagg editions are limited (we believe to 1000 copies) and because our discount is lower, we can't offer a discount on these. They are likely to be out of print upon publication. We also just listed a signed and limited American Flagg Print in Rare & Out of Print books.|
THE BIG BIG COMIC BOOK PRICE GUIDE 48th Edition 2018-19
Item Code: BIG48
WECA COMIC PRICE GUIDE Canadian Comics of WWII
Not covered in the Overstreet Price Guide. Entirely new. Highly Recommended. By Ivan Kocmarek et al. Over four years in the making, at last a one-stop reference for approximately 780 ORIGINAL all-new comic books printed in Canada between 1941 and 1946, only a handful of which have ever appeared in Overstreet. Plus—scads of information about first appearances, writer and artist credits, crossovers, key issues, Hitler, Tojo etc. appearances, significant villains, variants. Plus pricing based on known sales and auctions on these mostly, but not all, scarce comics. “This information has never really been compiled anywhere before and that's what makes this book valuable...” North End Books, 2018...More.
Item Code: WECPG
Soft Cover, 6x9, 64pg, Partial Color
The Overstreet guide just touches on a few of the items listed here, and some of the information there is actually wrong. Here you get 780 issues, 95% of which are not listed in Overstreet. Plus full details on special issues, and a good overall essay on this interesting era of original comics. And a photo gallery.
See all the available collections of Canadian White/WECA books on our website.
See all of our Comics Reference magazines and books in our special section on the website. Here is the other must-have comics reference. Gerber's Photo-Journal Guides. We only have two sets left, plus just one complete set of the deluxe leatherbound editions:
PHOTO JOURNAL GUIDE TO COMIC BOOKS Set Volumes 1 & 2
Warehouse find, 1990. Volumes 1 & 2. Our Highest Recommendation. By Ernst W. Gerber. Published in 1990, Ernst and Mary Gerber's Photo-Journal Guide to Comic Books is still one of the most comprehensive and exhaustive forays into the history and art of comic books. Featuring over 20,000 cover images across two oversized volumes, The Photo-Journals document comic books published during the Golden Age (1938-45) and into the dawn of the Silver Age (mid-1950s), reproducing each cover in full-color, photographed from the best possible copies of each issue available. In addition, each series listing features supplemental information noting publication year, creators, scarcity guide, and more. No comic collector's reference library is complete without these massive, informative tomes. Gerber, 1990. Out of Print....More.
Item Code: PJGCHP
Hard Cover, 10x14, 856pg, Full Color
|LONE WOLF AND CUB Gallery Edition
Recommended. By Kazuo Koike. Art by Goseki Kojima. Kazuo Koike's samurai epic is a tour de force of graphic fiction. Here for the first time ever are selections of the late Goseki Kojima's spectacular illustrations reproduced at original size on heavy-stock art paper to preserve the work in detail as it exists today, as close as one can come to owning these rarest of artworks. Including in its entirety the final titanic clash between Itto and his Yagu nemesis that ended the series. Includes special partial and full color pages. Facing each page with dialog in Japanese is the reproduced page with English translation. Dark Horse, 2018...More.
Item Code: LOWCGH
Hard Cover - No Dustjacket, 11x16, 240pg, b&w
We still have a very few (between one and three copies) of New Lone Wolf and Cub Volumes 2 and 3 [NLOWC02, NLOWC03.
See our website for ALL Artist's Editions, Gallery Editions and Artififact Editions, some of which are on sale.
|VALERIAN AND LAURELINE SHINGOUZLOOZ INC.
In the style of, and with the endorsement of Christin and Mezieres. Highly Recommended. By Wilfrid Lupano. Art by Mathieu Lauffray. An apparently simple mission – apprehending a speculator-droid – turns into a race against time when the Shingouz drop in uninvited mid-arrest, begging Valerian and Laureline for protection against someone who means to kill them. To the agents' surprise, it's an old friend who soon pops up in hot pursuit, guns blazing. The ensuing shoot-out does little to simplify an already complicated situation: our heroes' favourite information brokers have managed to ... lose Earth in a card game! Quite true to the original series, with very good artwork and complex interconnecting plots separating hero and heroine on their own efforts in putting out all the fires! I liked it. Cinebook, 2017...More.
Item Code: VALE01
Soft Cover, 9x11, 56pg, Full Color
Volumes 1-3 of the Complete Collections are also available, and Volumes 4 and 5 have been announced for publication soon. We also have individual albums starting around Volume 14 to the end of the series, plus the final extra bonus novel, Memories From the Future.
|The film was released in 2017.|
Collects Ragman #1-6, 2017. Recommended. By Ray Fawkes. Art by Inaki Miranda. Outstanding artwork and an offbeat, atypical story. Now this battle-scarred war veteran has returned home, hoping to leave the guilt of his fatal raid on an ancient tomb behind him--along with the lives of all the friends and comrades he lost in the process. But from the sands of Israel to the streets of Gotham City, the horror has followed him home. Now the souls of the slain are wrapping Rory in supernatural armor, calling on him to avenge their deaths and defend his people from demonic invasion. He is no longer Rory Regan. He is...Ragman. DC, 2018...More.
Item Code: RAGMA
Soft Cover, 7x10, 144pg, Full Color
|GHOST MONEY OMNIBUS Death in Dubai
Recommended. By Thierry Smolderen. Art by Dominique Bertail. Translated from the major French graphic album series, with afterword by Smolderen, interview and Gallery. Intriguing characters and plot lines intertwine in a near-future thriller drawing on contemporary world events and technology that result in a cyber war in both reality and virtual reality. When Lindsey, a young student in London, is rescued from a riot by Chamza, a young woman from the Arab world, they begin a relationship based on both fascination and convenience. Lindsey is drawn into a world of vast wealth and intrigue; her new friend seems to have ties to political movements and revolutionaries throughout the Islamic world, but what is her real agenda? Lion Forge, 2018...More.
Item Code: GHOSMH
Hard Cover - No Dustjacket, 7x10, 296pg, Full Color
|CONAN OMNIBUS Volume 5 Piracy and Passion
Conan: Road of Kings #7-12, Conan the Barbarian #1-12, 2012-13. Recommended. By Brian Wood & Roy Thomas. Art by Becky Cloonan, Mike Hawthorn, James Harren et al. Peerless in battle, Conan meets his match in the alluring pirate queen Belit in the acclaimed Brian Wood adaptation of Howard's classic ''Queen of the Black Coast.'' Featuring the spectacular art of Becky Cloonan, James Harren, and Mike Hawthorne and the conclusion of the Roy Thomas penned ''Road of Kings.'' Bargain-priced 464 pages of work, including all the original covers from the original paintings, sans text, a nice touch. Dark Horse, 2018...More.
Item Code: COOM05
Soft Cover, 7X10, 464pg, Full Color
All four previous Omnibus collections are in stock at the same discounted price. This series has been very popular, with good reason, as it delivers some fine modern storytelling using the original Robert E. Howard stories, now at bargain prices for so many pages.
|SUPERBOY AND THE LEGION OF SUPER-HEROES Volume 2
Collects #241-258 and DC Comics Presents #13-14, 1978-80. By Paul Levitz, Gerry Conway et al. Art by Joe Staton, Dave Hunt, Jim Starlin, Steve Ditko et al. The full Earthwar saga, the return of Mordru, the debut of the Legion of Super-Assassins, the reappearance of The Legion of Substitute Heroes. Adventures in far-flung space in the 30th century, when Legion members Wildfire, Dawnstar, Mon-El and Ultra Boy are called to Weber's World to stop the conflict between two galactic federations. Meanwhile Earth needs its own protectors of substitute heroes from a deadly Khund invasion. DC, 2018...More.
Item Code: SUPE02H
Hard Cover, 7x10, 448pg, Full Color
SUPERBOY AND THE LEGION OF SUPER-HEROES Volume 1
Collects #234-240 & other issues, 1977-78. By Paul Levitz. Art by Mike Grell, George Tuska, Vince Colletta, Mike Nasser, James Sherman, Walt Simonson et al. These classic 1970s stories are collected in hardcover for the first time! In stories from Superboy and The Legion of Super-Heroes #234-240 and All-New Collectors' Edition #C-55, the Legion give Superboy a treatment that blocks his memory, try to stop the Worldsmith from terraforming the surface of Braal and witness the wedding of Saturn Girl and Lightning Lad! DC, 2017...More.
Item Code: SUPE01H
Hard Cover, 6x8, 312pg, Full Color
|WONDER WOMAN The Rebirth Volume 2
Collects Wonder Woman #15-25, Annual #1, Holiday Special, 2017. By Greg Rucka. Art by Bilquis Evely and Liam Sharp. Wonder Woman writer Greg Rucka (Gotham Central) teams with artistic powerhouses Liam Sharp (The Brave and the Bold: Batman and Wonder Woman) and Bilquis Evely (DC Comics: Bombshells) for the powerful conclusion to his Wonder Woman epic that started with the DC Rebirth event! Diana is only a pawn to Godwatch, and they'll use unimaginable power to accomplish one mission--capture Wonder Woman and use her to gain access to her hidden home of Themyscira. Now Godwatch have Steve Trevor and his team on the run and they've turned Diana's ally Barbara Ann Minerva back into the crazed killer Cheetah. But Wonder Woman can't help. She's discovered that she's been lied to for years by the gods she trusted, and it's driven her insane. DC, 2018...More.
Item Code: WWR02H
Hard Cover - No Dustjacket, 7x11, 296pg, Full Color
WONDER WOMAN The Rebirth Volume 1
Collects Wonder Woman #1-14 and Wonder Woman: Rebirth #1, 2016-17. By Greg Rucka. Art by Nicola Scott and Liam Sharp. This marks the long-awaited return of legendary Wonder Woman writer Greg Rucka, with stunning art from Nicola Scott (Earth 2) and Liam Sharp (Gears of War)—one of the breakout hits of DC Rebirth. This series is a perfect jumping-on point into the world of Wonder Woman, and it's the first hardcover collection of the new Rebirth series! We're very impressed with the artwork, and the story ties nicely to the film, with Etta Candy, Steve Trevor, and Cheetah...and a return to Amazon Island. Also variant covers by Frank Cho and Nei Ruffino, and Jenny Frison. DC, 2017...More.
Item Code: WWR01H
Hard Cover - No Dustjacket, 7x11, 360pg, Full Color
See more Wonder Woman, from the Golden Age to the the ‘66 and ‘77 series and up to now, on our website.
|DOCTOR STRANGE Sorcerer Supreme Omnibus Volume 2
Collects Doctor Strange, Sorcerer Supreme #1-40, and Ghost Rider #12, 1988-92. By Roy Thomas, Peter David, Ron Marz et al. Art by Geof Isherwood, Kevin Maguire, Tom Grindberg et al. Doctor Strange is thrust into the Infinity War. The Doc allies with Galactus, puts together a group of mages to save the Earth and reunites the original Defenders...but when Strange defies the all-powerful Vishanti and is stripped of his mystical power, he must revive his old non-team, with a twist! Who will join the ranks of Strange's Secret Defenders? He'll battle Nightmare, team with Morbius, and lose and gain a disciple — but Dormammu is the one to really dread! Marvel, 2018...More.
Item Code: DSTS02H
Hard Cover, 8x11, 1056pg, Full Color
Volume 1 is available at the same discounted price. [DSTS01H].
|ORION BY WALTER SIMONSON Book One
Collected from 1994-2007. By Walter Simonson, Jeph Loeb, Eric Stephenson et al. Art by Simonson, Frank Miller, Dave Gibbons et al. Walt Simonson's stunning, unmistakable art and storytelling are on full display here in his groundbreaking work Orion. Expanding the beloved universe originally created by Jack Kirby, Simonson's sprawling storylines and dynamic artwork elevate his titular hero, as well as the rest of the Fourth World's indispensible characters, to incredible new heights. For the first time ever, all twenty-five issues of Walter Simonson's Orion are collected here, as well as never-before reprinted short stories, pinups and pages of sketches. DC, 2018...More.
Item Code: ORIOW
Soft Cover, 7x10, 325pg, Full Color
|WALT DISNEY UNCLE SCROOGE and DONALD DUCK Volume 9 The Three Caballeros Ride Again
The Don Rosa Library 9. Recommended. By Don Rosa. Who gets stuck with all the bad luck? Donald Duck doesn’t want to be trapped on a runaway Mexican train — nor fighting an impossible battle with a robber named “Goldhat”! But when a fortune in silver is involved, and Donald’s best friends José Carioca and Panchito are here to help, the impossible seems possible! Plus: "The Beagle Boys Vs. the Money Bin” when Grandpa Blackheart finds the blueprints to Scrooge’s vault—and “Forget It,” where Magica De Spell hits Scrooge and Donald with a brainwashing bonus! Fantagraphics, 2018. ...More.
Item Code: WDU09H
Hard Cover - No Dustjacket, 9x11, 224pg, Full Color
WALT DISNEY UNCLE SCROOGE and DONALD DUCK Volume 9 & 10 Set Signed
The Don Rosa Library 9 & 10 Set. Signed bookplate! Recommended. By Don Rosa. The fifth and final boxed set in The Don Rosa Library. Custom hardcover slipcase unique to the set, with over 400 pages of Rosa's Duck adventures! Vol 9: Who gets stuck with all the bad luck? Donald Duck doesn't want to be trapped on a runaway Mexican train — nor fighting an impossible battle with a robber named “Goldhat”! But when a fortune in silver is involved, and Donald's best friends José Carioca and Panchito are here to help, the impossible seems possible! The medieval Knights Templar were a monastic army with a super-rich treasury—and their official treasurers were the Clan McDuck! Fantagraphics, 2018. Due Oct. ...More.
Item Code: WDU05HP
Hard Cover - No Dustjacket, 9x11, 448pg, Full Color
|THE BEST OF ARCHIE AMERICANA Golden Age 1940'S-1950'S
Recommended. By Dan DeCarlo, Bob Montana, Vic Bloom, Bill Vigoda et al. First in a three-part series, with Silver and Bronze Age volumes to follow. In 1941, Pep Comics introduced Archie Andrews, "America's newest boyfriend." Since then, Archie and his perennial teenage friends have entertained young and old alike. Journey to a bygone era and unearth the roots of an American institution, and the wonderful, well-polished work from the 1950s, with outstanding work by our favorite Archie (and Betty and Veronica) artist, Dan DeCarlo. Archie Comics, 2017...More.
Item Code: BESGA
Soft Cover, 5x7, 416pg, Full Color
|BORIS VALLEJO & JULIE BELL Fantasy 2019 Calendar
12 all new works plus bonus centerfold. Recommended. By Boris Vallejo and Julie Bell. A year-long journey deep into a breathtaking dreamscape. There, a winged fairy and her loyal Pegasus fly across land and sea. A nymph ascends into a midnight sky beside a soaring Phoenix. Ethereal mermaids fearlessly face crashing waves. A warrior king and queen combat a fire-spewing dragon. Be transported with an original painting every month from the husband-and-wife team of Boris Vallejo, America's premier fantasy artist, and Julie Bell, award–winning fantasy and wildlife artist. With over 2.7 million copies sold, it's an annual bestseller. Workman, 2018...More.
Item Code: BVJB19
12x12, 24pg, Full Color
BORIS VALLEJO and JULIE BELL DREAMLAND
Closeout Price! With ten removable art prints! Highly Recommended. By Boris Vallejo and Julie Bell. A carefully curated selection of previously uncollected images. Personal commentary accompanies most works. Then a chapter explores working with models, with paintings of their favorites to work with. "Ask the Artists" offers hints and tips, and the final chapter talks about their collaborations, "Working Together. Harper, 2014...More.
Item Code: BVJBDH
Hard Cover, 9x11, 192pg, Full Color
See all other 2019 Calendars on our website. They will be coming in every week now.
|DAWN FEMME FATALE GODDESS PVC Diorama Statue
Recommended. Designed by Joseph Michael Linsner. Sculpted by Sam Greenwell. The ephemeral Dawn, star of Joseph Michael Linsner's comic books of the same name, returns to the Femme Fatales PVC statue line with this 9-inch sculpture of her in her Executive Goddess attire! Made of high-quality plastic with collectible-quality paint applications, this statue comes packaged in a full-color window (on 3 sides) box. A Diamond Select Toys Release. Diamond Select Toys, 2018...More.
Item Code: DAWFF
9 tall, Full Color
See all of Joseph Michael Linsner's available statues, sketchbooks and collections on our website.
|FANTASY CLASSICS #3 The Obsidian Ape
Warehouse find, 1973. By Robert Neal Leath. Art by Gerry Mooney and David Weiss. A story with a pulp origin. From the rear cover: “First published in 1938 in a long since vanished pulp magazine called All-American Fiction. It is a fast-moving tale of jungle adventure, strange lost cities, a race of people that time forgot, ruled by a beautiful but treacherous princess and the American adventurer who swings through it all.“ Illustrated with part- and full-page art throughout, as well as fun ads for other publications long ago available from this unusual publisher. Interior color, heavy stock. Fantasy House, 1973. Note: Covers may be slightly scuffed....More.
Item Code: FCOA
Soft Cover, 8x11, 44pg, Text/Partial Color
Warehouse find, 1996. By Michael Gibson. Art by Odilon Redon. This Taschen artbook explores the work of the Symbolist painter, Odilon Redon (1840-1916). Called "The Prince of Deams," he was an inspiration to artists like Sidney Sime and writers like Lord Dunsany, breaking out of Victorian academic art and offering worlds of fantasy, monsters and eroticism. Full text by the author accompanies the color reproductions. Includes a time line of his life and a bibliography. Taschen, 1996. . Note: Slight creases to covers....More.
Item Code: REDO
Soft Cover, 9x12, 96pg, Partial Color
|Only four copies available.|
|SID MEIER'S ALPHA CENTAURI Power of the Mind Worms
Closeout Price! Warehouse find, 1999. Inspired by the best-selling computer game created by Sid Meier and Brian Reynolds, this chronicles, in graphic novel format, the war between the environmentalist Gaians and the technologically superior Morgans. Earth has self-destructed. Only one ship escapes with a selection of people from around the world to colonize a new planet. Upon their arrival, the captain is mysteriously murdered and the colonizers disbursed, forming factions, each with different philosophies of how to prosper in their new home. NBM, 1999...More.
Item Code: SMAC
Soft Cover, 8x11, 42pg, Full Color
|DOCTOR STRANGE EPIC COLLECTION Volume 1 Master of the Mystic Arts
Collects Strange Tales Vol. 1 #110-111, #114-146, 1951; Amazing Spider-Man Annual #2, 1964. Our Highest Recommendation. By Stan Lee. Art by Steve Ditko. The amazing first years of Dr. Strange stories, and all the issues by Steve Ditko! From Doctor Strange's eerie Greenwich Village home, Stan Lee and Steve Ditko created new dimensions and otherworldly terrors unlike anything seen before. These stories remain as influential today as they were on 1960s counter-culture. In these pages, you'll experience the debut of iconic characters including Baron Mordo, Eternity, Dormammu, the Mindless Ones, as well as Wong and the mystic mistress Clea. Marvel, 2018. Due Nov. ...More.
Item Code: DOCST01
Soft Cover, 392pg, Full Color
These books are generally very low in stock, as few as two or three copies--too few to list in our regular clearance sale. This may be your last chance at this special price. Don't miss out, act now.
DOC SAVAGE Empire of Doom Hardcover Signed [DOCEODD.
DOC SAVAGE Flight into Fear [DOCFIF.
DOC SAVAGE Flight into Fear Deluxe Hardcover Signed [DOCFIFD.
DOC SAVAGE GLARE OF THE GORGON [DOCGG.
DOC SAVAGE GLARE OF THE GORGON Deluxe Hardcover Signed [DOCGGD.
DOC SAVAGE THE JADE OGRE [DOCJO.
DOC SAVAGE THE JADE OGRE Deluxe Hardcover Signed [DOCJOD.
DOC SAVAGE The Secret of Satan's Spine Deluxe Hardcover Signed [DOCSED.
DOC SAVAGE The Sinister Shadow Deluxe Hardcover Signed [DOCSSD.
DOC SAVAGE The Spider's Web [DOCSW.
DOC SAVAGE The Whistling Wraith [DOCWW.
DOC SAVAGE The Whistling Wraith Deluxe Hardcover Signed [DOCWWD.
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Also listed this week is The Adventurous Decade which gives background history of classics like Tarzan, Dick Tracy, Flash Gordon and many more. The signed and limited Marvels Deluxe, with art by Alex Ross, and the paperback A Feast Unknown, with cover artwork by Richard Corben.
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This week we have a new Cavewoman with another fine nude cover variant by Budd Root, Raptorella's Revenge #1. See our website for all available Cavewoman special editions, including 7 new Cavewoman sets listed this week.
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