Found 608 articles matching Books, Paper and Magazines category.
  • Oct 3 2014
  • 3 Oct 2014

What Makes a Back-Issue Comic Hot? Age, Relevance & Events Matter

If you’re a comic book collector like me, then you’ve probably been hunting down back issues for quite some time. As a collector we all […]

  • Sep 8 2014
  • 8 Sep 2014

Now that you have a Comic Book Collection, Here’s how to Keep Track of them All

If you’ve been collecting comics for a while, then you know how quickly they can begin to pile up. As I discussed in my last […]

  • Aug 25 2014
  • 25 Aug 2014

Superman Comic Book Smashes Sales Record by more than $1 Million on eBay

As expected, the final 10 minutes of the eBay auction selling the highest-rated Action Comics #1—the first appearance of Superman—were as exciting as an Internet auction can […]

  • Aug 22 2014
  • 22 Aug 2014

Three Easy Steps to Starting a Killer Comic Book Collection

So, you want to collect comics? Collecting comics seems easy in theory. Just go out and buy a pile and, boom, you’ve got a collection, […]

  • Aug 19 2014
  • 19 Aug 2014

Bidding for Superman Premier Comic Soaring in eBay Auction

With five days left on the eBay auction selling one of the best-preserved examples of Action Comics #1—the first appearance of Superman—the odds of this […]

  • Jul 31 2014
  • 31 Jul 2014

Look, up on eBay! It’s a Bird. It’s a Plane. It’s Superman! (Action Comics #1)

Three years ago, Hollywood actor Nicholas Cage decided to part with his now-infamous CGC-graded 9.0 copy of Action Comics #1, the first appearance of Superman printed […]

  • Jul 22 2014
  • 22 Jul 2014

The Comic Speculator: Comics, and their Characters, They are a Changin’

The comic book world is constantly in flux. Characters die, characters return, good guys go bad and vice versa. It’s part of what brings readers […]

  • Jul 14 2014
  • 14 Jul 2014

How to Find the Value of a Rare Book without Auction Records

When you’re determining the value of a rare book, one of the first places to look is the auction records. WorthPoint’s Worthopedia™, the Americana Exchange […]

  • Jul 7 2014
  • 7 Jul 2014

Auction of Christopher Reeve’s ‘Superman III’ Costume Could Soar to Incredible Heights

Back in 1972, folk singer Jim Croce warned us not to “pull on Superman’s cape”—he went on to mention something about not spitting into the […]

  • Jun 24 2014
  • 24 Jun 2014

The Postcard Time Machine: Using Postcards Creatively

“Gee, these old postcards are cool—but I’m not really a collector,” say several of my friends. Some tell me that they have a few old […]