Marvel Comics Mini-Books Collectible Boxed Set A History and Facsimiles of Marvel’s Smallest Comic Books
Marvel Comics Mini-Books Collectible Boxed Set
A History and Facsimiles of Marvel’s Smallest Comic Books
  • Imprint: Abrams ComicArts
  • Publication Date: August 18, 2020
  • Price: $29.99
  • Trim Size: 4 x 6
  • ISBN: 978-1-4197-4342-9
  • EAN: 9781419743429
  • Page Count: 336
  • Illustrations: Full-color illustrations throughout
  • Format: Hardcover (Boxed Set)
  • Rights: WENG ex*

Reprinted for the first time, the world’s smallest comic books—originally printed in 1966 and now enlarged to a more readable size—in a seven-book collectable boxed set

In 1966, Marvel printed what the Guinness Book of World Records certified as the world’s smallest comic books. Smaller than a postage stamp, and sold in gumball machines across the country, these six books told the quirky origin stories of Marvel’s most beloved characters at that time: the Amazing Spider-Man, the Incredible Hulk, the Mighty Thor, Captain America, Sergeant Nick Fury, and Millie the Model.
Marvel Comics Mini-Books reproduces facsimile editions of all six books in one affordable box set—along with a seventh book written by Mark Evanier that details the history and creation of these rare, vintage collectables.

About the author

Mark Evanier is a comic book writer and historian and author of the award-winning monograph Kirby: King of Comics. He has three Emmy Award nominations and received the Lifetime Achievement Award for animation from the Writers Guild of America. He lives in Los Angeles.