Great Covers – ALL STAR COMICS #17

I first saw this Joe Gallagher ALL-STAR COMICS cover featuring the Justice Society of America reproduced tiny and in black and white in the STERANKO HISTORY OF COMICS, and it made a great impact on me. It’s a simple, story-driven image, with the diagonal of Brain-Wave’s descending foot guiding the eye to the running forms of the miniaturized JSA members. The vignette of Brain-Wave himself puts a face on the menace.

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