From the Estate Of Nick Meglin

Nick Meglin (July 30, 1935 – June 2, 2018) spent 48 years at Mad, from 1956 through his retirement in 2004, holding the position of Editor for 20 years. Bill Gaines called Meglin “the heart of Mad” and “the soul and conscience of Mad,” and he was responsible for recruiting many of the artists and writers. 

Meglin earned a certificate from the School of Visual Arts (where he met lifelong friend and colleague Angelo Torres), He was a member the legendary Fleagle Gang, a group that included Frank Frazetta, Al Williamson, Roy Krenkel, Angelo Torres and George Woodbridge. He was later an art instructor at SVA. His books include The Art of Humorous Illustration and Drawing from Within.

Each of the books from the collection of Nick Meglin include a Certificate of Authenticity from the family, stating  "Madly Yours, From The Estate Collection of Nick Meglin" and numbered and signed by his daughter Diane Meglin. The icing on the cake is the COA features a portrait of Meglin by Legendary Mad artist Mort Drucker!

Frank Frazetta, Frazetta, Frank, From the collection of Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity, Very Good+ in Very Good+ dustjacket (tail of the spine bumped, moderate wear to dustjacket edges), Grass Valley, Underwood, 1998, 1st, 1887424415, 12.25 inches, 9.5 inches, xii, 164 pages, 100 color and 40 black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This copy belonged to Frank Frazetta's lifelong friend and longtime Mad Magazine editor Nick Meglin. With a Certificate of Authenticity "Madly Yours, From...

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Drew Friedman, Friedman, Drew, From the collection of Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity, Near Fine (light wear to lower corner), New York, St. Martin's Press, 1993, 1st, 978-0312093662, 7.5 inches, 7.5 inches, 80 pages, 70 black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

This copy is from the collection of longtime Mad Magazine editor Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity "Madly Yours, From The Estate Collection of...

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Josh Alan Friedman, Drew Friedman, Friedman, Josh Alan, Friedman, Drew, From the collection of Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity, Very Good+ (moderate wear to rear corners, light wear to covers, interior sound), Seattle, Fantagraphics, 1994, 1st thus, 978-1560971436, 7.4 inches, 7.8 inches, 88 pages, black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

This copy is from the collection of longtime Mad Magazine editor Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity "Madly Yours, From The Estate Collection of...

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Lynn Johnston, Johnston, Lynn, Inscribed with a drawing by Lynn Johnsto, Very Good+ (mild wear to the corners and edges, two small indentations to front cover, interior Fine), Kansas City, Andrews & McMeel, 2005, 1st, 9780740754449, 9 inches, 8.5 inches, 128 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps, English

Inscribed by Lynn Johnston "For Nick!" (Meglin) with a drawing of Elly with three hearts. This copy is from the collection of longtime Mad Magazine...

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Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr., Everett Raymond Kinstler, Everett Raymond Kinstler, Vadeboncoeur, Jr., Everett Raymond Kinstler, Jim, Kinstler, Everett Raymond, Signed by the author Jim Vadeboncoeur to Nick Meglin, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (lower corners bumped otherwise Fine, clean, bright, tight), Nevada City, CA, JVJ Publishing, 2005, 1st, 978-0972469722, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 240 pages, 380 illustrations and photographs, over 150 in color, Hardcover, boards, English

This copy is from the collection of longtime Mad Magazine editor Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity "Madly Yours, From The Estate Collection of...

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Greg Sadowski, Bernard Krigstein, Sadowski, Greg, Krigstein, Bernard, Inscribed by the author. From the collection of Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (upper corners lightly bumped, mild sagging to the text block), Fantagraphics, Seattle, 2002, 1st, 12.3 inches, 9.4 inches, xxii, 250 pages, over 500 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Inscribed by the author: "To Nick Meglin - Thanks for the help. Greg Sadowski" This copy is from the collection of longtime Mad Magazine editor Nick...

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James Van Hise, Al Williamson, Van Hise, James, Williamson, Al, From the collection of Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity, Very Good+ (moderate horizontal crease along the spine, mild cover wear, no thumbdents, interior flat, tight, clean), San Diego, CA, Blue Dolphin, 1983, 1st, 0943128048, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 144 pages, black & white illustrations, softcover, color wraps, English

From the collection of longtime Mad Magazine editor Nick Meglin, a lifelong friend of Al Williamson. With a Certificate of Authenticity "Madly Yours, From...

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From the collection of Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity, Fine, Pure Imagination, New York, 1986, 1st, 10.7 inches, 8.25 inches, 52 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

This copy is from the collection of longtime Mad Magazine editor Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity "Madly Yours, From The Estate Collection of...

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From the collection of Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity, Near Fine, Pure Imagination, New York, 1986, 1st, 10.7 inches, 8.25 inches, 52 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

This copy is from the collection of longtime Mad Magazine editor Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity "Madly Yours, From The Estate Collection of...

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From the collection of Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity, Very Fine, SPEC Productions, Manitou Springs, CO, 1995, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 16 pages, black & white illustrations, softcover, color wraps, English

This copy is from the collection of longtime Mad Magazine editor Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity "Madly Yours, From The Estate Collection of...

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From the collection of Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity, Very Fine, Russ Cochran, Adel, IA, 1973, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 60 pages, over 100 black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

The very first issue of Russ Cochran's seminal 1970s original comic art catalog and gallery. Sharp reproduction on slick stock. Frank Frazetta: 25 ink...

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From the collection of Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity, Near Fine (light shelfwear, flat, tight), Russ Cochran, Adel, IA, 1973, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 60 pages, over 100 black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

The very first issue of Russ Cochran's seminal 1970s original comic art catalog and gallery. Sharp reproduction on slick stock. Frank Frazetta: 25 ink...

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From the collection of Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity, Near Fine (light shelfwear, flat, tight), Russ Cochran, West Plains, MO, 1977, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 64 pages, over 100 black & white illustrations, softcover, color wraps, English

Russ Cochran's seminal 1970s original comic art catalog and gallery. Sharp reproduction on slick stock. Alex Raymond is the featured artist with four...

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From the collection of Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity, Near Fine (light bend at one corner otherwise Fine, flat, tight), Russ Cochran, Adel, IA, 1973, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 64 pages, over 100 black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

Russ Cochran's seminal 1970s original comic art catalog and gallery. Sharp reproduction on slick stock. Originals by Frank Frazetta, Carl Barks, Harold...

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From the collection of Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity, Near Fine (light bend at one corner otherwise Fine, flat, tight), Russ Cochran, Adel, IA, c1974, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 64 pages, over 100 black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

Russ Cochran's seminal 1970s original comic art catalog and gallery. Sharp reproduction on slick stock. An early issue. Featuring over 100 works...

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From the collection of Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity, Near Fine (light bump at one corner otherwise Fine), Russ Cochran, Adel, IA, 1974, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 72 pages, 19 color and over 100 black & white illustrations, softcover, color wraps, English

Russ Cochran's seminal 1970s original comic art catalog and gallery. Sharp reproduction on slick stock. In color: Harvey Kurtzman & Will Elder's...

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From the collection of Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity, Near Fine (light bump at one corner otherwise Fine), Russ Cochran, West Plains, MO, 1975, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 68 pages, 4 full-page color and over 100 black & white illustrations, softcover, color wraps, English

Russ Cochran's seminal 1970s original comic art catalog and gallery. Sharp reproduction on slick stock. The color centerspread is Richard Corben's Tarzan...

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From the collection of Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity, Near Fine (light bump at one corner otherwise Fine), Russ Cochran, West Plains, MO, 1976, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 64 pages, 5 color and over 100 black & white illustrations, softcover, color wraps, English

Russ Cochran's seminal 1970s original comic art catalog and gallery. Sharp reproduction on slick stock. Four Ken Barr paintings in color. Alex Raymond,...

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From the collection of Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity, Very Good+ (mild bump to the tail of the spine, mild rubbing to the corner), Bill Spicer, Los Angeles, 1973, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 32 pages, black & white illustrations, softcover, color wraps, English

This copy is from the collection of longtime Mad Magazine editor Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity "Madly Yours, From The Estate Collection of...

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From the collection of Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity, Fine, Richard Kyle, Long Beach, CA, 1971, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 40 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps, English

The first four issues of Richard Kyle's "Newsletter of the Graphic Story Arts" "Kyle's twelve page newsletter packed a lot into its first issue. Along...

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From the collection of Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity, Fine, Richard Kyle, Long Beach, CA, 1972, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 40 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps, English

This copy is from the collection of longtime Mad Magazine editor Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity "Madly Yours, From The Estate Collection of...

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From the collection of Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity, Fine, Richard Kyle, Long Beach, CA, 1972, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 32 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps, English

This copy is from the collection of longtime Mad Magazine editor Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity "Madly Yours, From The Estate Collection of...

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From the collection of Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity, Very Fine, Bull Moose, Atlanta, GA, 2005, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 152 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps, English

This copy is from the collection of longtime Mad Magazine editor Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity "Madly Yours, From The Estate Collection of...

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From the collection of Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity, Light bump to lower corner otherwise Very Fine, Bull Moose, Atlanta, GA, 2005, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 152 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps, English

This copy is from the collection of longtime Mad Magazine editor Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity "Madly Yours, From The Estate Collection of...

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From the collection of Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity, Bump to lower corner otherwise Very Fine, Bull Moose, Atlanta, GA, 2009, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 144 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

This copy is from the collection of longtime Mad Magazine editor Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity "Madly Yours, From The Estate Collection of...

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From the collection of Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity, Near Fine, Bull Moose, Atlanta, GA, 2013, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 144 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

This copy is from the collection of longtime Mad Magazine editor Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity "Madly Yours, From The Estate Collection of...

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From the collection of Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity, Very Good+, Bull Moose, Atlanta, GA, 2017, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 144 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

This copy is from the collection of longtime Mad Magazine editor Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity "Madly Yours, From The Estate Collection of...

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From the collection of Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity, Very Good+ (mild crease along the bottom of the spine, only slight wear), Kirkwood, MO, 2001, 2nd printing, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

From the collection of longtime Mad Magazine editor Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity "Madly Yours, From The Estate Collection of Nick Meglin"...

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From the collection of Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity, Near Fine, International Museum of Cartoon Art, Boca Raton, FL, 1994-1999, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

The journal of the International Museum of Cartoon Art. Issues #5-7 (1994-95) 16 pages each Special Edition (1996) 24 pages, full color Issues...

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From the collection of Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity, Very Fine, Ohio State University, Columbus, 1994, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 52 pages, black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

This copy is from the collection of longtime Mad Magazine editor Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity "Madly Yours, From The Estate Collection of...

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Nick Meglin, Meglin, Nick, From the collection of Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity, Near Fine in Fine dustjacket (lower tips very lightly bumped otherwise Very Fine), Watson-Guptill, New York, 1969, 1st, 10.5 inches, 8.2 inches, 160 pages, 132 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

From the collection of longtime Mad Magazine editor Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity "Madly Yours, From The Estate Collection of Nick Meglin"...

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From the collection of Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity, Near Fine (light wear), Paris, 1974, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 64 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, French

This copy is from the collection of longtime Mad Magazine editor Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity "Madly Yours, From The Estate Collection of...

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From the collection of Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity, Near Fine (light wear), Phi Kappa Phi, Auburn University, Auburn, AL, 2004, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, black & white illustrations, softcover, color wraps, English

This copy is from the collection of longtime Mad Magazine editor Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity "Madly Yours, From The Estate Collection of...

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From the collection of Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity, One corner bumped otherwise Very Fine (flat, tight, clean), John Read, Madison, MS, 2008, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 92 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

This copy is from the collection of longtime Mad Magazine editor Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity "Madly Yours, From The Estate Collection of...

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From the collection of Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity, Very Fine, John Read, Madison, MS, 2008, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 92 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

This copy is from the collection of longtime Mad Magazine editor Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity "Madly Yours, From The Estate Collection of...

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From the collection of Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity, Very Fine, John Read, Madison, MS, 2009, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 92 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

This copy is from the collection of longtime Mad Magazine editor Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity "Madly Yours, From The Estate Collection of...

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Henry Pitz, Pitz, Henry, From the collection of Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity, Very Good (tail of the spine bumped, lower corners slightly bent inward), Watson-Guptill, New York, 1947, 1st, 12 inches, 9 inches, xiv, 146 pages, 203 illustrations, 19 pages in color, hardcover, cloth, English

This copy is from the collection of longtime Mad Magazine editor Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity "Madly Yours, From The Estate Collection of...

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From the collection of Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity, Near Fine (light bend at one corner otherwise Fine, flat, tight), Wonderful Pub. Co., New York, 1969, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 44 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps, English

This copy is from the collection of longtime Mad Magazine editor Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity "Madly Yours, From The Estate Collection of...

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