Tarzan has appeared in many comic books from numerous publishers over the years, notably western publishing, charlton comics, dc comics, marvel comics and dark horse comics. But rest assured, if they are here then they are rare. Get the best deals on tarzan comics when you shop the largest online selection at. I read through this book with two years worth of strips in one sitting. If there are 15,000 copies of the comic in perfect condition, it is going to be less desirable than one with only 100 known copies in mint condition. May 11, 2020 iguide is proud to host the online comic book price guide by jon r.
Easily search titles such as amazing spiderman, batman, xmen and the black panther. When it comes to collecting tarzan books, tarzan of the apes is easily the most precious. The premier online comics price guide free comic book values. The return of tarzan, published 1915 tarzan the terrible, 1921 son of tarz read more. Today on tarzan comics by edgar rice burroughs gocomics. It was first published in the pulp magazine allstory magazine in october, 1912. Buy products related to tarzan comic book products and see what customers say about. Second original comic book tarzan story with cover and interior art by jesse mace marsh.
A good copy with the hinges cracked, flaking of letterting to the spine, wear at the cloth extremities mainly at the bottom of spine. The characters earliest comic book appearances were in comic strip reprints published in several titles, such as sparkler, tip top comics and single series. The 10 most valuable comic books in the world today. Tarzan and the waziri confront a chieftain intent on conquering all of africa with modern weapons. It featured stories and art from charles soule, dennis eichhorn, todd clark of the nationally syndicated lola comic strip, steve moore, dame darcy, and others. Dubois wrote tarzan for dell comics and gold key comics from 1946 until 1971, and wrote well over 3,000 comics stories over his long career. Tarzan, a fictional character created by edgar rice burroughs, first appeared in the 1912 novel tarzan of the apes, and then in 23 sequels. I can relive those memories by looking through my old tarzan big little books. Mar 29, 2011 i have many old books and im wondering if they have any value. He is the authors most recognizable character another being john carter having appeared in many comics and movies.
Old comics, vintage comics, vintage posters, old comic books, comic book. We are always interested in buying comic book collections and original comic book art. As the series progressed and became more popular, the books were issued with larger first printings, so the cost to acquire each subsequent tarzan story. Thirteen years later, it would transition to gold key and finally to dc. Tarzan big little book for sale rare tarzan comics.
The minimum price is not a real reflection of market value. Tarzan 19481972 dellgold key comic books mycomicshop. Warren was creator of the overstreet update and editor of it for 10 years 19821992. Top 100 most valuable comic books of the golden age 19381956 the 100 most valuable comic books from each age. Tarzan 1977 comic read tarzan 1977 comic online in high. Subsequently, jon became senior price guide editor for wizard. Dells run of tarzan was probably the truest to edgar rice burroughs original vision of the character. Tarzan and the comics of idaho was a comic book anthology showcasing the comic book creators from idaho. Just as supply and demand work for any retail product, the less supply of a particular comic, the greater the demand. No self respecting lord of the jungle doesnt have at least a few tarzan big little books on hand. Free shipping on many items browse your favorite brands affordable prices. Tarzan 1977 comic read tarzan 1977 comic online in. Tarzan of the apes is an engrossing account of tarzan s early life, from birth to manhood.
Whether you are an avid comic collector, a repeat offender one who once collected but fell by the wayside, are new to the industry, or someone who came across some old comics, welcome to the world of comics. Superworld comics buying and selling comic books, free. When more than one comic is offered in a particular listing, the entire sale is disregarded. Unfollow tarzan comic book to stop getting updates on your ebay feed. The vast majority of comics from the 1980s and later have little, if any, value today. Founded by harvey kurtzman and william gaines, the american comedy magazine known as mad hit the shelves in 1952. Get the best deals on tarzan golden age comics 19381955 when. Tarzans tribe of apes is known as the mangani, great apes of a species unknown to. Tarzan rescues a young man about to be sacrificed to a very old mangani. Tarzan dc comics, tarzan of the apes, tarzan tarzan dc comic books. Also, the heritage auctions archives contain high quality images of comics, so the archives are also an outstanding resource for identifying your comic books. Tarzan big little books are well written and have really cool artwork that will have you swinging from the vines in no time. A second printing with 76 pages would follow in 1934. Heres how much your vintage comics are now worth mashable.
Each page includes current market values in ten different grades, as well as a section for real market data, actual prices fetched at auction. The video and resources below will help you find the best way to get current prices and values of your comic books, whether you own only a couple or thousands. These are the most actively sold comics over the past couple months. Superworld comics is home to many rare and valuable comics for fun and investment. Based on edgar rice burroughs famous novels, this series borrows from the books and from the johnny weissmuller movies, adding a healthy dose of generic jungle adventure for good measure. We can help you find the fair value of your comics. These include the later 10 cent issues and all 12 cent issues. Start your comic book search using the premier free comic book price guide. Get the best deals on tarzan comic book collections when you shop the. This page will deal with the most valuable of all, golden age comic books. Comic book price guides, like overstreet, have a minimum price for comic books. These include the later 10 cent issues and all 12 cent issues, which ended in mid1969. Tarzan is the son of a british lord and lady who were marooned on the west coast of africa by mutineers. The digital download will give you instant value and pricing.
See more ideas about tarzan, tarzan of the apes and comic books. The character proved immensely popular and quickly made the jump to other media, including comics. We will say that the golden age begins in 1938 and ends in 1956, when the. Volume 2 of hal foster tarzan sunday pages is an improvement on volume 1. We have values for any marvel, dc, image, idw, darkhorse, or dell comic book that is in your collection. The character of tarzan has appeared in burroughsos own sequels, movies, television, comic books, a successful comic strip and spinoff products. Tarzan 1948 comic read tarzan 1948 comic online in high. I have a set of tarzan books that are showing their age. Vintage 1960s gold key comics bugs bunny, top cat, samson. Tarzan is a literary creation of edgar rice burroughs. When tarzan was a year old, his mother died of natural causes, and his father was killed by kerchak, leader of the ape tribe into which tarzan was adopted. Comic book value guide how to value your comics in 3 easy steps. View market values for books, store your collection, and meet fellow comic fans.
Get the best deals on gold key tarzan silver age comics when you shop the largest online selection at. The guide to comics, where he was at the helm from 19932003. Visit us in ma, or we are happy to do comic book appraisals on location. Tarzan of the apes is a novel written by edgar rice burroughs, the first in a series of books about the title character tarzan. Gaylord dubois was a prolific writer of comic book stories and comic strips, as well as big little books and juvenile adventure novels. Only 500 copies of this comic book were printed and all of the proceeds were to. Get the best deals on tarzan comic book collections when you shop the largest online selection at. I have many old books and im wondering if they have any value.
Vintage 1951 tarzan english comic book edgar rice burroughs golden age vol 210. The lair of the lion man, script by gaylord du bois, art by jesse marsh. Tarzan apes by edgar rice burroughs, first edition, 1914. They are organized pretty randomly, with no attempt to keep them truly in order of value by record sale. Apr 10, 2020 the supply of particular old comic books is important to figuring value as well. If you discover an old collection full of batman comics. May 16, 2016 vintage marvel comics are seen for sale at st. From our humble beginnings, we have grown to the largest, most complete comic book price guide with well over 1,000,000 comics in our database. Originally a comic book, mad developed readerships of over 2,000,000 in the 70s, known for. The overstreet guide is a must have if you have a lot of comics, are already a collector or plan on having a lot of comics.
Without warning, script by gaylord du bois, art by russ manning. Edgar rice burroughs creation first appeared in an issue of the pulp publication allstory magazine in october 1912 and a book version followed two years later. In other words, it takes a dealer time to sort, bag, board and price any comic book. Vintage 1951 tarzan english comic book edgar rice burroughs. We follow a strict set of guidelines in order to deliver the best possible comic book values. Comics price guide was the first online price guide for comic books back in 1995. Tarzan is a series of twentyfour adventure novels written by edgar rice burroughs 18751950 and published between 1912 and 1966, followed by several novels either cowritten by burroughs, or officially authorized by his estate. The haunted temple, script by gaylord du bois, art by mike royer.
Gocollect can now put you in touch with highly respected buyers and sellers in the comic book industry. Tarzan remains one of the most recognizable characters in storytelling a genuine cultural icon. The caped crusader and his sidekick, robin, have been around since the late 1930s. John celardo drew the tarzan comic strip from 1954 to 1968. Based on edgar rice burroughs famous novels, this series borrows from the books and from the johnny weissmuller movies, adding a healthy dose of generic jungle. There are also two works written by burroughs especially for children that are not considered part of the main. The publisher was made famous by their original publishing of the tarzan of the apes novels and other stories. The iguide comic book price guide is maintained by warren and his board of advisors. Comics are like a fine wine they only get better and more valuable with age. Thats the sound of comic book excitement coming to life and ebay has all the brands, genres and issues any fanboy or. The searchable database consists of more than 100,000 pages, each devoted to a specific comic book. Counting down the 5 best tarzan comics with tarzan. Edgar rice burroughs books adapted by marvel include tarzan of the apes, tarzan and the jewels of opar and jungle tales of. We make every possible effort to only report on the price paid for individual comics.464 201 290 725 669 1301 851 1242 1240 1311 1217 663 1594 510 1250 33 171 855 109 1358 457 1531 1140 523 1332 598 180 69 727 1369 884 572 318 553 371 593 608 836 413 724 804 467 545 1261