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Mimosa Comics produced numerous reprints of DC Comics titles in the late 1950's and early 1960's. Some were translated into Afrikaans. The Afrikaans translation was excellent.
This is Mimosa Comics' Superman en Weste Woeste Jaarboek 1. Colour Card-Stock Cover, black-and-white interior pages, 288 pages. Published around 1963-1964. Dimensions 249x168mm. 26mm thick.
This Annual/Yearbook is the only such edition that Mimosa produced. It is a repackaging, containing six individual Mimosa Giant Comics. These six books have been rebound (minus their individual covers) into a square-bound book. The Cover Image is a collage of Various images.
Each Volume Contains these six issues, and are arranged in this order:
Mimosa Superman 2 Giant Edition in Afrikaans
Mimosa Giant Woeste Weste 4 in Afrikaans
Mimosa Superman 3 Giant Edition in Afrikaans
Mimosa Giant Woeste Weste 5 in Afrikaans
Mimosa Superman 1 Giant Edition in Afrikaans
Mimosa Giant Woeste Weste 6 in Afrikaans
Cover of Jaarboek 1 and DC Comics' original cover of Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen 65 (1962):