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Comic Book Postal Auctions latest offering launched, includes original Beano, Dandy art

Comic Book Postal Auctions has just launched their August / September auction – and there are some great British comics offerings, including original art from the Beano, and The Dandy – and rare copies of early appearances of Dick Boss, The Netherlands first comic book hero. Their recent May auction achieved some strong results. TheContinue reading Comic Book Postal Auctions latest offering launched, includes original Beano, Dandy art

Battle Cover Charley's War cover dated 29th December 1981 SNIP

“Charley’s War” Battle cover on offer on eBay

More “Charley’s War” art from the weekly war comic Battle – this time a striking cover by Joe Colquhoun for an issue published back in 1981 – is on offer on eBay. On offer is the original cover art to Battle number 347, cover dated featuring “Charley’s War”, cover dated 29th December 1981. The focus ofContinue reading “Charley’s War” Battle cover on offer on eBay

Batman #1 SNIP

First issues of Batman and Commando on offer in latest Compal auction

There’s a treasure trove of comics and comic art on offer in the latest ComPal auction, including a coverless Batman #1, a first issue of DC Thomson’s long-running Commando comic, “Charley’s War” art by Joe Colquhoun and Dan Dare art by Don Harley. There are over 300 lots in the May catalogue, with many issuesContinue reading First issues of Batman and Commando on offer in latest Compal auction

Battle Action Cover Art - "Charley's War" - cover dated 1st November 1980. Art by Joe Colquhoun

Charley’s War art offered on eBay, bids reach over £600

A smashing item of “Charley’s War” art by Joe Colquhoun, created for the cover of a 1980 issue of weekly war comic Battle is being offered on eBay. Bidding, which closes this evening, is currently at £650. “Charley’s War”, created by Pat Mills and Joe Colquhoun, is one of the greatest British war comic stories everContinue reading Charley’s War art offered on eBay, bids reach over £600

Charley’s War Bookplate Editions

Rebellion reveals Charley’s War bookplate limited editions

Rebellion have revealed details of their limited special edition editions of their three “Charley’s War” collections, the first due for release on 17th April. As we’ve previously reported, the publishers of 2000AD, now own most of the strip’s first published in Battle Picture Weekly/ Battle (bar, presumably, those published in later issues, those under license).Continue reading Rebellion reveals Charley’s War bookplate limited editions