Lot 77 of 340:
TOMB of TERROR #8 * 7.5 * Harvey Horror  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$330
Estimate:
$150 - $250

Title:
TOMB OF TERROR No. 8

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Harvey

Date:
March, 1953

Description:

VF- (7.5). Clean, flat, bright, beautiful copy. Touch of wear at spine ends and top right corner. Off-white pages. A beauty - slab it. Cover by Lee Elias. Stories and art by Lee Elias, Howard Nostrand, Manny Stallman, John Giunta and Don Perlin.

"Harvey published some truly great horror comics. While in terms of subject matter, the company would have to be considered one of the 'tamer' publishers of the era, the creative staff frequently produced some really hair-raising tales... Most of the credit for the best stories must be awarded to Harvey's three most notable artists... Bob Powell, Howard Nostrand and... Rudy Palais. ...Another artist who must be mentioned in the context of Harvey is Lee Elias. Elias handled many Harvey horror covers as well as interior stories. Elias was an editor as well and apparently had enough seniority to reserve many 'plum' cover assignments. In fact, Elias is the only artist ever to sign any artwork done for Harvey and all his signatures appear on the covers (but he doesn't sign every cover)." -G. Suarez, Tales to Terrible to Tell #8 [NEC: 1993].

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