LOT OF 1 VINTAGE COMIC BOOK: MYSTIC #28. CGC 5.0 With Exceptional Off-White To White Pages, Featuring The Classic ZOMBIE EMBRACE COVER By The Renowned Joe Maneely.
Looks Like A Morgue Worker Got Too Close To One Of The Cadavers, It Was Labeled D. But Clearly He Was'Not Dead Enough'!
One Of The Most Gruesome And Startling Zombie Close-Up Covers Of The Pre-Code Era, Along With Other Iconic Contemporaries Like Strange Tales #28, Chamber Of Chills #23, Forbidden Worlds #24, Beware Terror Tales #6, And Few Others. With The Unforgiving Mostly-Black Cover, It's No Surprise Decent Examples Are Hard To Come By.And Since This Cover Lacks The Common Preview Panels That Most Fifties Atlas Comics Had Along The Left Side, It Makes The Disturbing Cover Depiction Even Larger And More Striking! It Also Features Terrific Artwork Inside By Top Talents Of The Hobby Including Doug Wildey, Tony DiPreta. Many Of The Atlas Horror Books Have Tame Mystery Or Fantasy Oriented Covers, So One Like This With An Awakening Zombie Grasping A Hapless Victim While On The Slab As A Supposedly-Dead Corpse, Is A True Stand-Out Of The Whole Series. It's Difficult To Find A Copy Of This Issue In.
Shape, Making This Flat Brilliant Well-Preserved Mid-Grade Copy A Real Find. So You May Have To Settle For A Beat-Up'Reader Copy' Or Humiliating'Replica' Photocopy Edition If You Miss This Opportunity. The Pre-Code Horror Craze Was At Its Apex, So It's Got The Ubiquitous Lurid Content Including Gore And Good Girl Art And Graphic Violence And Supernatural Themes.This Was Released As The March, 1954, Issue From Atlas Comics, Which Went On To Become Top American Publisher Marvel Comics Group. THIS OLD COLLECTABLE COMIC HAD AN ORIGINAL PRICE OF TEN CENTS. The Horror And Supernatural Themes Never Go Out Of Style! This hails from a dark, dry, pet-free, climate-controlled environment. Although it's approaching seventy years old, it retains an amazing amount of luster, and the eye appeal is impressive. See the various pictures, but note most have glare and reflections and don't do this strictly-graded beauty justice! Crucial fare for any fan of Zombies or of American pop culture from the middle of the twentieth century. MATERIAL LIKE THIS SPOTLIGHTING ICONIC THEMES OF FILM, TELEVISION, POP CULTURE AND LITERATURE NEVER LOSES ITS APPEAL. Contains great artwork inside, and a terrific marauding undead ghoul cover that really catches the eye and makes it essential for any Walking Dead fan.
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Make a reasonable offer quickly -- Once it's gone, it's gone.. The item "Mystic 28 CGC 5.0 NOT DEAD ENOUGH Zombie Embrace 1954 Atlas Horror Maneely VG/FN" is in sale since Friday, November 19, 2021. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Comic Books & Memorabilia\Comics\Comics & Graphic Novels". The seller is "keycomics" and is located in Mesa, Arizona. This item can be shipped worldwide.