The latest Phil-Comics auction on eBay is now live, its prime focus as ever on British comics, including some rare issues of the Gerry Anderson series focused TV Century 21, with free gifts. But there are some fantastic original artworks on offer in this auction, too.
Overall, the auction has 385 diverse listings, including comics, annuals, free gifts, summer/holiday specials, picture libraries, reprint books, a printers proof, fanzines, poster mags, TV themed paperback books, several pages of original artwork and even a handful of 7″ comic themed records.
You’ll also find the two rare and limited edition Marvel UK cover patches that you could send off for in 1975.
Most auctions start at 99p with no reserve. The auction begins to close on Sunday 19th June 2022.
A genuinely rare item – a Marvel Patch from 1975, one of two patches in this current auctions, from the same original owner, which was given away as part of a rear cover ‘Postal order’ type offer on 1975 editions of Marvel UK comics such as The Avengers, Mighty World of Marvel, Spider-man Comics Weekly etc.
Some of the original artwork on offer in this auction…
And other rarities…
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 a huge number of 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.
The founder of downthetubes, which he established in 1998. John works as a comics and magazine editor, writer, and on promotional work for the Lakes International Comic Art Festival.
Working in British comics publishing since the 1980s, his credits include editor of titles such as Doctor Who Magazine, Star Trek Explorer (previously known as Star Trek Magazine) and more. 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 "Pilgrim: Secrets and Lies" for B7 Comics; “Crucible”, a creator-owned project with 2000AD artist Smuzz; and “Death Duty” and “Skow Dogs” with Dave Hailwood.