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Kurt Busiek's Astro City (1996) - #1
"Welcome to Astro City"
Homage Comics (Image Comics)

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  • 1997 Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards - Winner - Best Single Issue: (Kurt Busiek, Brent Anderson, and Will Blyberg [Jukebox Productions/Homage])

Cover Date: September 1996
Cover Price: US $ 2.50

Issue Tagline: None.

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue; 36 pages

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Kurt Busiek's Astro City (1996) #1 Second Printing
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Letters Column: Greetings From Astro City

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Reprinted/Collected in:
Kurt Busiek's Astro City (1996) HC vol. 03
Kurt Busiek's Astro City (1996) TPB vol. 03
Kurt Busiek's Astro City (1996) TPB vol. 03 (2015 Edition)
Kurt Busiek's Astro City (1996) TPB vol. 03 (4th Printing)
Kurt Busiek's Astro City 3D Special (1997) #1

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