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Guardians of the Galaxy by Abnett & Lanning: The Complete Collection Volume 1

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With the fabric of the universe torn, all that stands between us and invading horrors is a team of cosmic misfits. Led by Star-Lord, the newly-minted Guardians of the Galaxy include a who’s who of the mightiest -and most bizarre – protectors the stars have ever seen! Rocket Raccoon, Drax the Destroyer, Groot, Gamora, Adam Warlock, Mantis, the all-new Quasar, Cosmo the telepathic space dog and more take on the universe’s most dangerous menaces…and have fun while doing it! COLLECTING: GUARDIA…

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26

Amazon Price

$16.78

Book Binding

Paperback

Type Code

ABIS_BOOK

Book Author

Dan Abnett

Book Edition

1st

Book Publisher

Marvel

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Guardians of the Galaxy by Abnett & Lanning: The Complete Collection Volume 1

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