Issues with art by Joe Shuster

  Notes

Action Comics #1

Cover Date: 6/1/1938
NM Guide: $2,949,100.00
No copies available
1st Appearance of Lois Lane; 1st Appearance of Superman; 1st Appearance of Tex Thompson; 1st Appearance of Zatara; 1st appearance Congo Bill; Origin of Superman

Action Comics #1 (2nd printing)

Cover Date:
NM Guide: $245.00
1 copy available for $249.95
2nd printing; $0.10 reprint; ca. 1976

Action Comics #1 (3rd printing)

Cover Date:
NM Guide: $295.00
1 copy available for $299.95
3rd printing; $0.10 Peanut Butter giveaway; ca. 1983

Action Comics #1 (4th printing)

Cover Date:
NM Guide: $101.00
1 copy available for $99.95
4th printing; $0.10 Nestle Quik 16-page giveaway; Back cover has ad for Nestle Quik; ca. 1987

Action Comics #1 (5th printing)

Cover Date:
NM Guide: $64.00
17 copies available from $9.99
5th printing; $0.50 cover price; 50th Anniversary edition logo in UPC box; ca. 1988

Action Comics #1 (6th printing)

Cover Date:
NM Guide: $48.00
2 copies available from $47.00
6th printing; No UPC box on cover; $0.50 cover price; ca. 1990

Action Comics #1 (7th printing)

Cover Date: 9/10/1998
NM Guide: $59.00
1 copy available for $59.95
7th printing; Black box around $1.00 cover price

Action Comics #1 (8th printing)

Cover Date:
NM Guide: $101.00
1 copy available for $99.95
8th printing; $0.10 cover price; ca. 1993

Action Comics #1 (9th printing)

Cover Date: 9/10/1998
NM Guide: $50.00
1 copy available for $50.00
9th printing; U.S. Postal Service; Includes stamp

Action Comics #1 (10th printing)

Cover Date: 2/1/2017
NM Guide: $8.50
No copies available
1st Appearance of Superman; 1st Appearance of Tex Thompson; 1st Appearance of Zatara; 1st appearance Congo Bill; 1st Appearance of Lois Lane; Origin of Superman; Loot Crate edition with certificate of authenticity

Action Comics #1 Variation A

Cover Date:
NM Guide: $35.00
No copies available
1st Appearance of Lois Lane; 1st Appearance of Superman; 1st Appearance of Tex Thompson; 1st Appearance of Zatara; 1st appearance Congo Bill; Origin of Superman; Fan Expo Convention Variant Cover by Tony S. Daniel; ca. 2018

Action Comics #1 Variation A (2nd printing)

Cover Date:
NM Guide: $76.00
No copies available
2nd printing; Safeguard giveaway; No cover price

Action Comics #1 Ashcan Edition

Cover Date:
NM Guide: $20,000.00
No copies available
Ashcan edition used to register trademark on Action Comics name; 2 Copies thought to exist

Action Comics #1 Variation B

Cover Date:
NM Guide: $65.00
No copies available
1st Appearance of Lois Lane; 1st Appearance of Superman; 1st Appearance of Tex Thompson; 1st Appearance of Zatara; 1st appearance Congo Bill; Origin of Superman; Fan Expo Convention Acetate Variant Cover by Tony S. Daniel; ca. 2018

Action Comics #1 Variation C

Cover Date:
NM Guide: $70.00
No copies available
1st Appearance of Lois Lane; 1st Appearance of Superman; 1st Appearance of Tex Thompson; 1st Appearance of Zatara; 1st appearance Congo Bill; Origin of Superman; Fan Expo Convention Acetate B&W Variant Cover by Tony S. Daniel; ca. 2018

Action Comics #2

Cover Date: 7/1/1938
NM Guide: $29,300.00
No copies available
 

Action Comics #3

Cover Date: 8/1/1938
NM Guide: $19,000.00
No copies available
 

Action Comics #4

Cover Date: 9/1/1938
NM Guide: $33,400.00
No copies available
 

Action Comics #5

Cover Date: 10/1/1938
NM Guide: $27,700.00
No copies available
 

Action Comics #6

Cover Date: 11/1/1938
NM Guide: $38,000.00
No copies available
1st Appearance of Jimmy Olsen

Action Comics #7

Cover Date: 12/1/1938
NM Guide: $549,000.00
No copies available
 

Action Comics #8

Cover Date: 1/1/1939
NM Guide: $18,800.00
No copies available
 

Action Comics #9

Cover Date: 2/1/1939
NM Guide: $20,300.00
No copies available
 

Action Comics #10

Cover Date: 3/1/1939
NM Guide: $8,200.00
No copies available
 

Action Comics #11

Cover Date: 4/1/1939
NM Guide: $14,900.00
No copies available
 

Action Comics #12

Cover Date: 5/1/1939
NM Guide: $4,200.00
No copies available
 

Action Comics #13

Cover Date: 6/1/1939
NM Guide: $67,700.00
No copies available
 

Action Comics #14

Cover Date: 7/1/1939
NM Guide: $11,200.00
No copies available
 

Action Comics #15

Cover Date: 8/1/1939
NM Guide: $29,500.00
No copies available
 

Action Comics #16

Cover Date: 9/1/1939
NM Guide: $7,000.00
No copies available
 

Action Comics #17

Cover Date: 10/1/1939
NM Guide: $17,800.00
No copies available
 

Action Comics #18

Cover Date: 11/1/1939
NM Guide: $6,800.00
No copies available
 

Action Comics #19

Cover Date: 12/1/1939
NM Guide: $17,200.00
No copies available
 

Action Comics #20

Cover Date: 1/1/1940
NM Guide: $19,000.00
No copies available
 

Action Comics #21

Cover Date: 2/1/1940
NM Guide: $12,300.00
No copies available
 

Action Comics #22

Cover Date: 3/1/1940
NM Guide: $3,100.00
No copies available
 

Action Comics #23

Cover Date: 4/1/1940
NM Guide: $67,500.00
No copies available
1st appearance of Lex Luthor; 1st appearance of Black Pirate (Jon Valor)

Action Comics #24

Cover Date: 5/1/1940
NM Guide: $4,200.00
No copies available
 

Action Comics #36

Cover Date: 5/1/1941
NM Guide: $3,400.00
No copies available
 

Action Comics #72

Cover Date: 4/1/1944
NM Guide: $975.00
No copies available
 

Action Comics #83

Cover Date: 4/1/1945
NM Guide: $1,700.00
1 copy available for $595.00
1st Appearance of Hocus & Pocus

Action Comics #544

Cover Date:
NM Guide: $10.50
17 copies available from $0.89
Death of Ardora; Death of Lex Luthor Jr.; Origin of Brainiac retold; Origin of Lex Luthor retold; Versus Lex Luthor; Versus Brainiac; Brainiac pin-up; Joe Shuster pin-up; New Brainiac; New Lex Luthor; Destruction of Lexor; Giant-sized; Lex Luthor pin-up

Action Comics (Canadian Edition) #544

Cover Date: 6/1/1983
NM Guide: $2.00
No copies available
1st Appearance of Brainiac (robotic body); 1st Appearance of Lex Luthor (in armor); Origin of Brainiac (robotic body); Origin of Lex Luthor (in armor)

Adventure Comics #32

Cover Date: 11/1/1938
NM Guide: $3,500.00
No copies available
 

Adventure Comics #33

Cover Date: 12/1/1938
NM Guide: $1,800.00
No copies available
 

Adventure Comics #34

Cover Date: 1/1/1939
NM Guide: $1,800.00
No copies available
 

Adventure Comics #35

Cover Date: 2/1/1939
NM Guide: $1,800.00
No copies available
 

Adventure Comics #36

Cover Date: 3/1/1939
NM Guide: $2,775.00
No copies available
 

Adventure Comics #39

Cover Date: 6/1/1939
NM Guide: $1,600.00
No copies available
 

Adventure Comics #107

Cover Date: 8/1/1946
NM Guide: $700.00
No copies available
 
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