DETECTIVE COMICS #40 POOR (0.5) COVERLESS. Detective Comics #40 (DC 1940): First Clayface; Ad for Batman #1; Spy & More Bob Kane - Art Bill Finger - Stories.
This sale is for the Detective Comics #40 (DC; Jun 1940) pictured above. This comic is coverless but otherwise complete, with all 64 interior pages present and accounted for (Detective #40 should be a 68-page book -- the front/back covers plus 64 interior pages).
It comes with a nice, unattached reproduction cover (printed on glossy paper stock similar to the original cover stock). There are no tape repairs. Other notable features and flaws associated with the interior (not the reproduction cover) include: Coverless but otherwise complete. Moderate wear overall, with heavier wear to outermost wrap and centerfold (including small chips, short tears, and moderate-to-heavy soiling).
½ tear at unbound vertical edge of three leaves. Faint/light 1 crease across bottom corner of several other leaves.
Worn but intact spine (reading stress and transverse tears, but no splits). 64 interior pages (16 interior wraps). First wrap securely attached at both staples. Centerfold present but completely detached (with moderate-to-heavy fraying along unbound vertical edges).THIS ITEM SHIPS ONLY IN THE U. Thank you for your cooperation. The item "Detective Comics #40 1940 Bob Kane 1st Clayface Incomplete Coverless DC Comics" is in sale since Tuesday, June 9, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Comics\Golden Age (1938-55)\Superhero". The seller is "a-1comics" and is located in Sacramento, California.
This item can be shipped to United States.