It has been in my possession the whole time, in a smoke-free and climate-controlled home, and is recently back from grading by CGC (June 2021). There are no scratches, cracks or dents on the encapsulated case.This copy is a rare 75 cent Canadian Price Variant (CPV). Otherwise identical to other printings aside from cover price, less than 2% of the comics of this era are these distinctive newsstand variants (cpvpriceguide. RARE in this condition: only 135 CPV comics of this issue have received a higher grade in the entire history of CGC! Please see my other auctions for other CGC-graded Spider Man 1st black costume issues in the other series. For auctions ending on a given day, please wait until I send you a final invoice before you pay. The comics have all been in my personal possession for 35+ years, stored in the dark in a climate-controlled and smoke-free home.
Bags and backings have recently been updated for all my comics. This copper-age key comic features the first introduction of the black Spiderman suit, later to become known as the alien symbiote Venom. Features Peter Parker as Spider-Man, with J.
Jonah Jameson, Joe Robertson, Aunt May, and Curt Connors. Story by Tom DeFalco and Roger Stern. Art by Ron Frenz, Klaus Janson, and Brett Breeding.
Ties with Marvel Team-Up #141 for 1st appearance of the black costume. Amazing Fantasy #15 cover homage.
75¢ cover price (Canadian newsstand edition). The item "Amazing Spider-Man 252 CGC 9.4 WHITE Canadian Price Variant CPV 1st Black Suit" is in sale since Sunday, September 12, 2021. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Comic Books & Memorabilia\Comics\Comics & Graphic Novels".
The seller is "phaedrus69" and is located in Oakville. This item can be shipped to Canada, all countries in Europe, United States, Japan.