"DAN DARE'S ANASTASIA JET PLANE" PUNCH-OUT BOOK.
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Auction:
Auction #195-Part II
Items 994-2570 in Auction 195
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H - $200 to $400
Item Description
9.75x15" English punch-out Presso book by Wallis Rigby. c. 1950s. Book features 10 story pages of bw illustrations as well as 4 single-sided pages with punch-out components to build "Anastasia Jet Plane" model that measured 18.25". Dan Dare is British equivalent of Buck Rogers and was printed in British comic magazine "Eagle," whose name and logo appears on book with text "By Permission Of..." Cover shows completed model kit with Dan Dare standing beside it and reads "Here To Is The Thrilling Story Of One Of Dan Dare's Adventures In 'Anastasia,' The Spaceship Which Is Also An Aeroplane And A Motor Car." Unused and with exception of some minor corner bumps, book is N. Mint. Great design.
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