DANDY BOOK, THE

Publishers: DC THOMSON
Dates: Sep 1938-present
Issues: CLICK HERE to view issues, super-size cover images and values in 9 grades

2013 annual was a special 75th birthday.

The annuals continued to be published after the comic ceased to be!

One half of 'The Big Two' with The Beano Book. Dandy Books still sell well though are traditionally below Beano values. The first one was titled The Dandy Monster Comic and the cover shows Korky the Cat in the foreground pointing to other characters each named, Jimmy/Grockle in right bottom corner.

This annual does occasionally show up on eBay UK and at auction in lower grades but rare in anything beyond Fine. The highest graded known copy  of the first annual in Very Fine Plus was sold at auction in September 2006 for £6,232.

And low grade first annuals are popular too. A Poor copy with no spine and detached front board sold for £418 in Sep 2006 by Comic Book Postal Auctions.

See also:

DANDY COMIC, THE / DANDY BEANO SUMMER SPECIAL / DANDY SUMMER SPECIAL / DANDY COMIC LIBRARY / DANDY SERIES AND BEANO SERIES / DANDY CARTOON BOOK / DANDY FUN SIZE, THE / BEANO AND DANDY - 60 YEARS / DANDY BEANO FAMOUS FACES FROM THE COMICS / DANDY BEANO 101 GREAT STORIES / DANDY BEANO 50 YEARS OF ANNUALS

Total value for all issues of this title listed:

Condition

PR
1.0
FR
1.5
GD
2.0
VG
4.0
FN
6.0
VF
8.0
VF/NM
9.0
NM-
9.2
NM
9.4
MINT
10.0
Issues 80 80 80 80 80 72 64 64 64
Total £ 1,510 2,270 3,020 6,050 12,050 12,640 2,580 3,320 4,080

Note: some PR issues may have no value. Selected issues in FN, VF or VF/NM may not exist in some titles.