Magnificent Bound Dell File Volume featuring multiple #1 and #2 issues, and highlighted by the Barks masterpiece Donald Duck and the Golden Helmet! Possibly the most beautiful File Volume we’ve ever seen, the magnificent colors are so clean and vibrant that they surpass anything even possible on a newsstand! Tom Corbett Space Cadet #2, Sgt. Preston of the Yukon #2, Tweety and Sylvester #1, Mickey Mouse, Bugs Bunny and so many more are just SOME of the stunning high-grade gems within OTHER than Donald Duck #408 (#24), and seeing the front cover colors jump off the page as they would have nearly SEVENTY years ago is a an unparalleled treat! Bound File Volumes are now recognized as among the rarest and most desirable artifacts of our hobby, and this extraordinarily beautiful example is no exception. Four Color #397 – #408 Dell/Western File 1952. Preston of the Yukon #2. #398 – The Brownies. #399 – Porky Pig/Lost Gold Mine. #400 – Tom Corbett Space Cadet #2. #401 – Mickey Mouse & Goofy’s Mechanical Wizard. #402 – Mary Jane and Sniffles #1. #403 – Lil Bad Wolf #1. #404 – Range Rider #1. #405 – Woody Woodpecker. #406 – Tweety and Sylvester #1. #407 – Bugs Bunny/Foreign Legion-Hare. #408 – Donald Duck #24/Golden Helmet/Carl Barks art. The contents are bound in their original Grey Cloth hardcovers with Gold spine & front cover stamping, all in excellent condition. The comics within are lovely VF+ or better examples (slightly trimmed) with incredibly rich, dripping inks & gem-like, fresher-than-newsstand-fresh cover gloss, plus beautiful interior pages with an OWL of 8 to 10! #402 – Mary Jane – has a small right edge tear on one page, so more a FN. This is one of a small number of exceptional Bound File Volumes we hope to bring you in coming weeks, but we have only one other Four Color set. With superb Bound File Volumes like this disappearing into the libraries of savvy collectors worldwide, don’t miss this chance to own an extraordinarily rare example! Please note that the full complement of pictures has been reached for this listing; no others are available. US sales to 48 lower states only. Sorry all you Big Kahunas & Palin-lovers! The item “Four Color #397-#408 Bound Dell File Volume Donald Duck #24/Space Cadet #2/Barks” is in sale since Monday, October 28, 2019. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Comics\Golden Age (1938-55)\Cartoon Character”. The seller is “funniesink” and is located in New York, New York. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Modified Item: Yes
- Main Character: Donald Duck/Space Cadet/Sgt. Preston/Mickey Mouse+
- Modification Description: Bound/slightly trimmed by publisher.
- Publisher: Dell