Welcome to the uncanny
world of Marvel's mutant adventurers, the X-Men! Billled as "The
Strangest Super-Heroes of All!" the X-Men blasted onto the comic-book
scene in 1963, as the Marvel Comics revolution mounted a full-scale
reinvention of four-colour adventure like no other! You'll feast your
eyes on the foundation of one of comic's most-famous franchises in
these first ten issues.
It's all here from the very beginning with the debut of Cyclops,
Angel, Beast, Iceman and Marvel Girl, Professor X's teen team with a
mission of peace and brotherhood for man and mutant, in their first
battle with the Master of Magnetism, Magneto. You'll also read the
first appearances of the Brotherhood of Evil Mutants, Marvel Universe
mainstays, Quicksilver and the Scarlet Witch, the villainous Blob and
Unus the Untouchable, as well as the reinvention of the Golden Age
jungle man, Ka-Zar!
Collecting The X-Men issues #1 to 10, written by Stan the man Lee, pencilled by Jack 'King' Kirby and featuring a cover by Kirby and Dean White.
Marvel, paperback, 248 pages, published March 2009
please note that Variant
editions are published in smaller quantities than regular Masterworks
and so can go out of print more quickly; please order early to avoid
This product was added to our catalog on Wednesday 17 December, 2008.