Marvels (1994 mini-series) #0-4 [SET] — A Time of Marvels

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Welcome to New York.

Here, burning figures roam the streets...

Men in brightly colored costumes scale the glass and concrete walls...

And creatures from space threaten to devour our world!

This is the Marvel Universe, where the ordinary and fantastic interact daily.

This is the world of Marvels.

Now, witness the birth of the Marvel Universe through the eyes of the proverbial man in the street;

Daily Bugle photographer Phil Sheldon.

 

 

Collecting the five-issue mini-series. 

 

 

Marvels (1994 mini-series) #0
By Kurt Busiek & Alex Ross. 
“Book Zero” 
This tells the origin story of Jim Hammond, the first synthetic human and the original Human Torch's, as seen through his own eyes.
Marvels (1994 mini-series) #1 (of 4)
By Kurt Busiek & Alex Ross. 
“A Time of Marvels” 
Steeped in unprecedented realism, this groundbreaking series tells the tale of the classic Marvel Universe as seen through the eyes of photojournalist Phil Sheldon. Book one focuses on early, World War II-era Marvel and the introduction of the Human Torch and the Submariner.
Marvels (1994 mini-series) #2 (of 4)
By Kurt Busiek & Alex Ross. 
 “Monsters” 
Book two finds everyday citizens in awe of such white bread heroes as Iron Man and Captain America, but swept up in a wave of anti-mutant hysteria.
Marvels (1994 mini-series) #3 (of 4)
By Kurt Busiek & Alex Ross. 
“Judgment Day”
Book three chronicles the coming of Galactus and the Silver Surfer.
Marvels (1994 mini-series) #4 (of 4)
By Kurt Busiek & Alex Ross. 
“The Day She Died”
Book four zeroes in on the lovely Gwen Stacy and her tragic death.