Series MS 422/16 - Box 16

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MS 422/16


Box 16


  • 2005-2009 (Creation)

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1 short comics box

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This box contains 161 comics ranging in date from January 2005 to June 2009 with the majority being from 2009. Most of the comics in this box are single issue comics with the exception of Faces of Evil: Kobra and Faces of Evil: Prometheus one shots, and a bound Shazam 1 of 4. The majority of the comics are published by DC comics as well as Wildstorm and Vertigo. There are three Tangent comics from the title Tangent: Superman's Reign. Some of the Wildstorm titles include Push, Wildcats, Chuck, World of Warcraft, Gears of War, the X-Files, and the Authority. Some of the Vertigo titles include 100 Bullets, Young Liars, Fables and DMZ. Some of the DC titles include Batman, Teen Titans, Final Crisis, Trinity, Blue Beetle, Birds of Prey, Nightwing, Vigilante, Hard Time, Breach, Uncle Sam and the Freedom Fighters, and Solo. There is also one issue of the DC/Wildstorm crossover title Dreamwar. Some comics of interest include Solo #1 with a yellow Forbidden Planet Glasgow sticker for £3.60 and The Question #1 and #2 with yellow Forbidden Planet Glasgow stikers for £2.15 each. The comics in this box have rusty staples and feel filmy to the touch. No duplicates 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 422/16

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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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