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Lion: 1972 (Complete Run of 53 issues)

Lion: 1972 (Complete Run of 53 issues) at The Book Palace

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A complete run of 53 issues of Lion comics from 1st January to 30th December 1972.

Lion was a weekly British comics periodical published by Amalgamated Press (and later Fleetway Publications and IPC Magazines) from 23 February 1952 to 18 May 1974.

A boys' adventure comic, Lion was originally designed to compete with Eagle, the popular weekly comic published by Hulton Press that had introduced Dan Dare. It debuted numerous memorable characters, including Captain Condor, Robot Archie, Paddy Payne and the Spider. Lion lasted for 1,156 issues before being merged with stable mate Valiant.

Adam Eterno - Tom Kerr, Solano López
Black Max - Alfonso Font
The Can-Do Kids - Carlos Cruz, Tom Kerr
Carson's Cubs - Geoff Campion, Fred Holmes
Dr. Mesmer's Revenge - Carlos Cruz
The Last of the Harkers - John Stokes
Mowser - Reg Parlett
Robot Archie - Ted Kearon
Shadow of the Snake - John Catchpole
Spellbinder - Geoff Campion
Secrets of the Demon Dwarf - Alfonso Font
Steel Commando - Alex Henderson
The White-Eyes - John Catchpole
Zip Nolan - Ted Kearon, Reg Bunn.

Publisher: Fleetway Publications, 1972 (Out of Print)
Number of pages: 24
Format: Soft Cover; Black & White illustrations
Size: 9" x 11" (230mm x 290mm)
Condition: F - Fine

Price:  90.00
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