Series MS 422/13 - Box 13

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MS 422/13


Box 13


  • 2004-2012 (Creation)

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1 short box

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This box contains 172 comics ranging in date of publication from August 2004 to December 2012 with the majority from 2011 and 2007. Most of the comics are single issue comics with (11) 100 page spectaculars and one-shots including Batman Arkham 100 page spectacular, Batman: Gotham Noir 100 page Spectacular, Wonderwoman Retroactive 1980s one-shot, and Green Lantern Retroactive 1980s and 1970s one-shots. The majority of the comics were published by DC comics with a few Wildstorm comics. There is one Tangent comic, Tangent: Ion. This box contains Vertigo comics including Sweet Tooth, DMZ, iZombie, and American Vampire. Some of the DC titles include Martian Manhunter, Action Comics, Superman, Superman/Shazam, Superman/Batman, Green Lantern, Ion, Supergirl and the Legion of Superheroes, Manhunter, Batgirl and Birds of Prey. Some comics of interest include the Superman/Batman issues #14, #15, and #16 which all have yellow Forbidden Planet Glasgow price stickers on them for £2.15. Some of the Wildstorm titles include Dante's Inferno, Supernatural, Modern Warfare 2: Ghost, and After Watchmen... What's Next? A few of the comics in this box have rusty staples. Duplicate copies of Green Lantern #10 and Superman/Batman #20 were removed.


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Open for consultation subject to preservation requirements. Access must also conform to the restrictions of the Data Protection Act (2018), General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR, 2018) and any other relevant legislation or restrictions. Clinical information is closed for 100 years.

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Reproduction is available subject to preservation requirements. Charges may be made for this service, and copyright and other restrictions may apply; please check with the Duty Archivist.

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MS 422/13

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Description compiled in line with the following standards: International Council on Archives, ISAD(G) General International Standard Archival Description; International Council on Archives, ISAAR(CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons, and Families; National Council on Archives, Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997



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  • English



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