Book was released in 1979. This is very nice copy of a key Marvel Silver Age comic. There may be some refraction glare on some of the pictures from the scanner. First appearance of the Black Cat in Never Let The Black Cat Cross Your Path! Art by Keith Pollard (breakdowns) and Frank Giacoia (finishes).
One of the landmark issues of the Amazing Spider-Man series! The dazzling debut of the Black Cat!The wall-crawler has spent the first 193 issues of his title chasing super-villains! But tonight he's going to kiss one instead! Does the web-slinger stand a chance against the beauty and charm of Felicia Hardy? Not when the alluring cat has his tongue! And maybe later his heart! Cameo appearances by Aunt May, Betty Brant, Ned Leeds, Harry Osborn, Flash Thompson, Mysterio (in civilian clothes), and the burglar. Notes: The Black Cat is the creative highlight of the Wolfman-Pollard run on the Amazing Spider-Man title. Dave Cockrum designed the cat's costume.
The letters page includes an alternate cover (for issue 194) by Keith Pollard. It also includes an alternate cover to Spider-Woman 9 by Carmine Infantino.
This two-part story was reprinted in the trade paperback: Spider-Man vs. Steve was the former chief grader and president of CGC. Pictures of actual comic was taken thru the mylar storage bag. Add Me to Your Favorite Sellers.Search For Items At American Icons Collectibles Search titles and descriptions. The item "Amazing Spider-man #194 Marvel Comics CBCS 9.2 NM- 1975 1st Black Cat (Hardy)" is in sale since Tuesday, February 23, 2016. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Comics\Silver Age (1956-69)\Superhero\Other Silver Age Superheroes". The seller is "amricons" and is located in West Sacramento, CA. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Bahamas, Viet nam.