Lot 73 of 340:
TOMB of TERROR #4 * 6.5 * Harvey Horror  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$240
$150 - $250





September, 1952


Fine+ (6.5). Rubs to spine, small corner chips, inside covers toned. Cream to off-white pages. A slabbable mag. Stories and art by Don Perlin, Abe Simon, Lee Elias, Joe Certa, Moe Marcus, Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio, John Belfi and Joe Certa.

"Nowadays, when most people think of Harvey, they think of such wholesome titles as Casper the Friendly Ghost, Wendy the Good Little Witch, Richie Rich and Little Audrey comics, But back in the 1950s, the company stood alongside other imprints such as Fawcett, Charlton, Avon, Ziff-Davis, Atlas (the precursor to Marvel), and, of course, EC, as a publisher of graphically gruesome horror comics... Harvey Publications [was] one of the most notorious purveyors of this kind of salacious material." -Stephen Jones, Harvey Horrors: Tomb of Terror vol. 1 [PS Artbooks: 2011].

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