Most Popular Golden Age Comic Books

These are the most actively sold comic books in the marketplace graded by CGC or CBCS.
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#1

N/A*

#2 331

N/A*

#3 23
$575
$1,500
$12K
$17.5K
$24K
$40K
#4 2
$2,100
$4,300
$15K
$22K
$72K
$240K
#5 242
$1,600
$10K
$23K
$28K
$33K
$45K
#6
$3,300
$16K
$45K
$60K
$78K
$115K
Batman #16 First appearance of Alfred Pennyworth; Origin of Alfred Pennyworth
#7 1261
$325
$975
$9,250
$13K
$17K
$27K
#8 20
$3,500
$9,750
$100K
$280K
$500K
$1.05M
#9 859

N/A*

#10 83
$1,050
$2,350
$11.5K
$16K
$23K
$38K
Superman #76 First Earth One Batman and Superman meeting or team up
#11 86
$1,750
$2,700
$7,500
$16K
$29K
$42K
Mad #1 First issue in titled series; Wood, Davis, Elder start as regulars
#12 5
$120
$170
$325
$375
$400
$875
#13 82
$5,000
$5,250
$82K
$94K
$180K
$380K
Batman #3 First Catwoman in costume; First appearance of Puppet Master
#14
$1,650
$3,700
$41K
$68K
$100K
$170K
#15 993
$170
$550
$1,350
$1,650
$1,950
$2,700
#16 1642

N/A*

#17 150
$750
$1,650
$4,400
$17K
$32K
$70K
#18 4
$975
$5,000
$9,500
$21K
$35K
$68K
Superman #10 First bald Lex Luthor
#19 144
$1,650
$3,500
$10.5K
$14K
$17.5K
$26K
Superman #7 First appearance of Perry White
#20 107
$4,700
$12K
$120K
$200K
$290K
$500K
Crime SuspenStories #22 Used in Senate investigation of juvenile delinquency; Ax decapitation cover
#22
$525
$1,050
$2,000
$3,600
$4,800
$9,000
Tales From the Crypt #33 Origin of The Crypt Keeper
#23 49
$9,750
$24K
$74K
$105K
$145K
$230K
Detective Comics #225 First appearance of Martin Manhunter; Origin of Martian Manhunter
#24 550
$240
$725
$1,650
$2,250
$2,900
$4,500
#25 914
$975
$2,700
$7,750
$9,250
$11K
$16K
Batman #25 First Batman major villain team up; First and only Joker & Penguin team up
#26 645

N/A*

#27 11
$1,450
$3,500
$6,000
$7,000
$8,500
$11.5K
#28 998
$1,100
$2,100
$6,500
$7,500
$14K
$29K
#29 26

N/A*

Detective Comics #46 Death of Hugo Strange
#30 311
$9,250
$30K
$72K
$92K
$115K
$175K
Batman #2 Second appearance of The Joker; Second appearance of The Catwoman; First time character is called Catwoman
#31 762
$3,300
$7,250
$23K
$33K
$45K
$74K
Superboy #1 First Superboy title
#32 49
$4,400
$16K
$60K
$92K
$130K
$220K
Superman #14 Classic cover
#33 187

N/A*

#34 327
$3,500
$21K
$56K
$68K
$82K
$115K
Adventure Comics #210 First appearance of Krypto (Superdog)
#35 332
$850
$1,950
$3,700
$9,500
$16K
$31K
#36 58
$1,200
$2,900
$8,000
$25K
$49K
$105K
#37
$750
$1,450
$4,900
$5,750
$8,750
$13.5K
#38 12
$700
$1,700
$6,000
$10.5K
$18K
$35K
#39 1827
$1,400
$4,700
$11.5K
$15K
$19K
$28K
#40 2
$1,150
$3,800
$12K
$24K
$36K
$66K
#41 1706

N/A*

Mystery Tales #1 Horror/weird stories in all
#42 11
$8,500
$12.5K
$70K
$145K
$260K
$525K
#43 32
$2,500
$11K
$220K
$330K
$450K
$725K
#44 424
$925
$4,300
$20K
$26K
$33K
$49K
#45 1409
$1,050
$5,250
$17.5K
$22K
$27K
$40K
#46 145
$3,200
$6,750
$18K
$24K
$30K
$45K
#47

N/A*

#48 1
$475
$950
$2,200
$2,800
$3,500
$5,000
#49
$1,450
$7,500
$25K
$34K
$44K
$66K
World's Finest Comics #71 Superman and Batman team up begins; First Superman and Batman team up in title; First 10 cent issue
#50 297

N/A*

#51 57

N/A*

#52
$210
$425
$1,350
$1,600
$1,850
$2,400
#53 202
$650
$1,000
$4,800
$8,250
$11.5K
$19.5K
#54 1437
$425
$975
$3,700
$5,750
$8,250
$14K
#55 678
$6,500
$13K
$28K
$32K
$60K
$110K
Startling Comics #49 Classic Schomburg Robot cover
#57 274
$4,500
$10.5K
$18.5K
$22K
$26K
$34K
New York World's Fair #2 Batman, Hourman, Johnny Thunderbolt, Red, White, & Blue & Honko appearance; Superman, Batman, and Robin Cover (First time they all appear together); Early Robin appearance; First Burnley cover art
#58
$600
$1,750
$4,500
$6,250
$7,250
$10K
Boy Commandos #1 Origin of Liberty Belle; The Sandman & The Newsboy Legion cross over in Boy Commandos; S&K art
#59

N/A*

#60 1311
$400
$625
$1,300
$3,600
$12K
$39K
#61 1656
$600
$1,000
$7,000
$11K
$15.5K
$25K
#62 21
$2,450
$5,250
$12K
$33K
$62K
$135K
#63 251
$84K
$350K
$500K
$825K
$1.15M
$1.9M
All-Star Comics #8 Origin of Wonder Woman; First appearance of Wonder Woman; Dr. Fate dons new helmet; Hop Harrigan text stories & Starman begins; Shiera appearance; Hop Harrigan JSA guest; Starman & Dr. Mid-Nite becomes member
#64 1261

N/A*

#65 246

N/A*

#66 1780

N/A*

#67

N/A*

#68 1884

N/A*

#69 167
$525
$1,300
$3,900
$8,750
$16K
$34K
#70 15
$1,000
$2,700
$4,600
$5,500
$6,250
$8,250
#71 235
$1,250
$3,200
$16.5K
$29K
$45K
$82K
#72
$375
$700
$2,150
$3,000
$4,100
$6,750
#73 1653
$725
$2,100
$3,900
$6,750
$21K
$64K
#74 54

N/A*

#75 1815
$400
$1,150
$2,000
$2,500
$3,000
$4,100
#76 497

N/A*

#77 797
$825
$2,600
$5,000
$6,000
$7,000
$9,750
#78 179
$1,100
$2,800
$8,500
$18K
$41K
$92K
#79 625
$2,100
$4,700
$14.5K
$18.5K
$23K
$33K
Batman #49 First appearance of Mad Hatter; First appearance of Vicki Vale
#80 592

N/A*

#81 890
$6,750
$23K
$64K
$90K
$120K
$195K
#82 25

N/A*

Superman #53 Third retelling of Origin; Classic origin cover by Wayne Boring; Tenth anniversary issue
#83 78
$2,600
$7,250
$30K
$40K
$50K
$74K
Batman #47 First detailed origin of Batman; Batman tracks parent's killer; Reveals identity to killer of parents; First Batsignal on cover for this title
#84 1721

N/A*

#85
$290
$600
$2,500
$3,600
$4,700
$7,500
#86 1523
$1,000
$3,900
$8,000
$10.5K
$13K
$18.5K
#87 1698

N/A*

#88 1057

N/A*

#89 337
$2,050
$4,800
$10.5K
$12.5K
$15K
$21K
#90 19

N/A*

The Human Torch #5[a] The Patriot appearance; First Nazi war cover this title
#91 794
$375
$1,000
$3,000
$4,200
$8,500
$17K
#92

N/A*

#93 123

N/A*

Action Comics #23 First appearance of Lex Luthor; First mention of Daily Planet
#94 206

N/A*

#95 36
$3,100
$6,250
$11.5K
$13.5K
$16K
$21K
Batman #59 First appearance of Deadshot
#96 729
$775
$1,100
$2,500
$3,400
$5,750
$9,500
#98

N/A*

#99
$475
$1,300
$3,700
$5,000
$6,750
$10.5K
#100 246
$825
$2,450
$7,250
$10K
$13.5K
$22K

* We do not currently have enough data to support a Fair Market Value for comics marked "N/A"