The spine is unstressed and the comic lays flat. It is in great condition as the photos show. It is bagged and boarded in a resealable bag. I will send the comic in a protective envelope with cardboard inserts for further protection.The item "AVENGERS 69 Silver Age 1969 High Grade Lots of Photos" is in sale since Monday, October 7, 2019. This item is in the category "Books, Comics & Magazines\Comic Books & Memorabilia\American Comics\Comics & Graphic Novels". The seller is "lpmac1" and is located in Rossendale. This item can be shipped worldwide.