Book was released in 1969. A very key Silver/Bronze Age Marvel comic as Guardians of the Galaxy has become as cultural icon. There may be some reflection glare on some of the pictures from refraction from the scanner. Origin and 1st appearance of the Guardians of the Galaxy.
Script by Arnold Drake, pencils by Gene Colan, inks by Mike Esposito (as Mickey Demeo). The remainder of the issue contains Golden Age reprints: the Sub-Mariner ("Courage"); and the All Winners Squad featuring Miss America, the Human Torch, and Captain America (from All Winners 21). Letter to the editor from comics writer Steven Grant. This comic is certified and graded as 8.5 by CBCS (Comic Book Certification Service). Steve was the former chief grader and president of CGC.
Pictures of actual comic was taken thru the mylar storage bag. Ships double boxed with 10 layers of cardboard. Steve Borock, the former President and Chief Grader at CGC.Steve was at Comics Guaranty Corporation as its Primary Grader and Restoration Detection Expert when the firm started up in 1999. He was promoted to President of CGC soon thereafter, a post he held until late 2008. In 2009, Steve became the Senior Consignment Director for Heritage Auctions.
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