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Golden Age Marvel Comics Omnibus, Vol. 1
by Carl Burgos , John Compton, Bill Everett, Irwin Hasen, Ben Thompson, Paul Gustavson, Steve Dahlman, Al Anders , more…Ray Gill, Paul Lauretta, Stockbridge Winslow, Bob Oksner, Ben Thompson (Goodreads Author) …less
In September, 1939 a new voice hit the newsstands and changed the comic-book world forever: Marvel Comics #1, with its blazing Human Torch cover, had arrived And this 64-page pulp package wasn't your typical assortment of super-powered, straight-laced, do-gooders - this was something completely new. The amazing android creation of Dr. Phineas Horton, the Human Torch was ne ...more
Hardcover, 848 pages
Published October 7th 2009 by Marvel
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The Marvel Golden Age Omnibus is an extraordinary book. It collects the first 12 issues of Marvel Comics, plus a great introduction to the volume giving you gads of information about Martin Goodman and the founding of Marvel Comics. Plus this basically smashes together, three Marvel Masterworks productions, you also get three introductions by the great comic writer, editor, and historian Roy Thomas. Plus you get reproductions of the covers of Marvel's pulp predecessors and some rare pictures.