Vintage British Comics galore on offer from Phil-Comics, plus original scripts and more

Fantastic Issue One and Free Gift

EBay auctioneer Phil-Comics has a bumper crop of vintage titles on offer this week with around 450 listings at their British eBay shop. All start at the usual 99p with no reserve so you decide the market value.

Lots include more DC Thomson-related comic scripts and accompanying comic written by Valerie Harman, with some attracting more bids than others, plus fantastic job lots of girls titles such as Jinty, Lady Penelope and Sally.

Other lots include both single and job lots of Beano, Dandy, Eagle, Fantastic, Hotspur, Nutty, Robin, Swift, Topper, Twinkle, TV Century 21, TV Comic, TV Fun, TV Tornado, Valiant, Picture Library comics, and some terrific titles featuring work created by acclaimed artists such as Frank Bellamy and Don Lawrence. Plus, some American titles, too.

Run by Phil Shrimpton, Phil Comics specialises in vintage comics and related items such as annuals, holiday specials, free gifts and original artwork.

Holding monthly eBay auctions, often with 500+ listings, they aim to bring a diverse array of items – and are always on the lookout for vintage comic collections, either to buy or auction on commission.

Also available exclusively from Phil-Comics is the wonderful Beano and The Dandy Classic Comic Covers 1937-1988, and currently, there are a limited number of copies signed by current Beano editor John Anderson – only the seventh person hold this prestigious and demanding role. You can grab a signed copy here

• Check out the latest auction items at ebay.co.uk/str/philcomics

Here’s a selection of lots on offer…

• Check out the latest auction items at ebay.co.uk/str/philcomics

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Don’t forget to check out Phil-Comics Beano and The Dandy Classic Comic Covers 1937-1988 book, signed by current editor John Anderson

The founder of downthetubes, John works as a comics editor, writer, as Creative Consultant on the Dan Dare audio adventures for B7 Media, and on promotional work for the Lakes International Comic Art Festival. Working in British comics publishing for over 30 years, his credits include editor of titles such as Doctor Who Magazine, Star Trek Magazine and Babylon 5 Magazine. He also edited the comics anthology STRIP Magazine and edited several audio comics for ROK Comics. He has also edited several comic collections, including volumes of “Charley’s War and “Dan Dare”. He’s the writer of “Crucible”, a creator-owned project with 2000AD artist Smuzz, published on Tapastic; and “Death Duty” and “Skow Dogs” with Dave Hailwood for digital comic 100% Biodegradable.



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