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The 10 Most Expensive Comic-Books Ever
Got one one of these comics? You'd better put it somewhere safe!

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The 10 Most Expensive Comic-Books Ever | 4. Detective Comics 1
4. Detective Comics 1

Value: $535,000

What’s it about? The first issue of the anthology comic that would introduce Batman to the world just over two years into its run. As its title suggests, the premiere volume is the home of the gumshoe detective and the dastardly villain. #1 gives us Speed Saunders and The River Patrol (vs Cap’n Scum!); Cosmo, the Phantom of Disguise; detectives Bret Lawton, Bruce Nelson, Gumshoe Gus, Eagle-Eyed Jake, Buck Marshall and Slam Bradley; spy Bart Regan; and a collection of gags called Silly Sleuths.

Why so valuable? No really significant contents, but it’s the title that’s important: Detective Comics was the beginning of the world-beating DC empire. It is, after all, what DC stands for.

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