Hardcover, large quarto bound in orange boards, in colorful publisher’s non price-clipped dust-jacket. 438 pages. Master Index. Illustrated in black and white, with several pages in color. First edition. An illustrated history of the golden age of comics from the 1930’s through the 1950’s. More than 500 classic comics, published during this period, are described in words and pictures, many of which are unknown today. No previous ownership marks. A clean, sound, unmarked copy. Dust-jacket is complete with no tears or chips. Very good in a near very good dust-jacket.