‘Rare’ Stan Lee Collection Goes to Auction in Beverly Hills

A "rare collection" of comic books and more will be up for bid at the upcoming "Icons & Idols: Hollywood" auction.

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Eye several items from a "rare collection" comprised of works by the legendary Stan Lee at the 'Icons & Idols: Hollywood' auction on Nov. 16 and 17 at the Standard Oil Building in Beverly Hills. Julien's Auctions is behind the superpower'd event.
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Eye several items from a "rare collection" comprised of works by the legendary Stan Lee at the 'Icons & Idols: Hollywood' auction on Nov. 16 and 17 at the Standard Oil Building in Beverly Hills. Julien's Auctions is behind the superpower'd event.
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"An original sketch by Stan Lee of his most iconic creation, Spider-Man. Rendered in black marker and signed at the bottom, the work is featured on a keepsake with a portrait of Lee with a model of Spider-Man in the background and with the lower section originally left blank (white) for the resulting sketch and autograph."
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"An original sketch by Stan Lee of his most iconic creation, Spider-Man. Rendered in black marker and signed at the bottom, the work includes a letter of authenticity from James Spence Authentication LLC (JSA). White matte over white paper."
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"A copy of The Amazing Spider-Man #1 (Marvel Comics Group, March 1963) signed with blue marker on the top cover by Stan Lee. CGC Universal Grade of 2.0. Written by Stan Lee. Steve Ditko and Jack Kirby cover and Steve Ditko pencils."
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"A custom bound one-of-a-kind hardcover book that includes the first 10 issues of The Amazing Spider-Man, Strange Tales Annual #2, and Amazing Fantasy #15 (Marvel Comics Group, 1962-1964). It is believed that this volume was previously owned by Michael H. Price, a writer and friend of Stan Lee, and it featured a black and white identifying sticker on the inside cover, with autograph by Stan Lee opposite (signed '92)..."
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"...Original comic books collected inside of this volume include Amazing Fantasy #15 (Marvel Comics Group, August 1962), Strange Tales Annual #2 (Marvel Comics Group, June 1963), and The Amazing Spider-Man issues #1, #2, #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10 (Marvel Comics Group, 1963-1964)..."
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...It appears that the issues are bound together into this volume with glue." To see this treasure, and all of the Stan Lee items in the collection, visit the Julien's Auctions web site, and peruse the Icons & Idols: Hollywood event, scheduled for Nov. 16 and 17, 2018 in Beverly Hills.
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