Underground Comix

 
Robert Crumb, Crumb, Robert, Light 1/8-inch round scrape to back cover otherwise Fine, Fantagraphics, Seattle, 1995, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 160 pages, black & white, 8 pages in color, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: "I'm anxious to see the Sketchbooks come out," sez R. Crumb. And all comics fans should be, too, for the R. Crumb Sketchbook series...

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Robert Crumb, Crumb, Robert, Very Good+ (rubbing to spine end and front corners, some yellowing to the white cover, spine and binding tight, very flat and clean), Fantagraphics, Seattle, 1997, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 160 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps, English

Straight from his bound sketchbooks, 160 pages of unfiltered, uncensored Crumb. From the publisher: "I'm anxious to see the Sketchbooks come out,"...

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Robert Crumb, Crumb, Robert, Very Fine (tight, flat, clean) in Fine slipcase, Fantagraphics, Seattle, 1992-1994, 1st, 11.5 inches, 9 inches, 640 pages, color and black & white illustrations, softcover, color wraps, English

First printings of the first four sketchbooks in the separately issued, clothbound R. Crumb Sketchbook slipcase.

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Robert Crumb, Crumb, Robert, #182 of 300 copies signed by the artist, Fine, Fantagraphics, Seattle, 2002, 1st, 11.3 inches, 8.8 inches, 160 pages, black & white, Hardcover, leather spine, pictorial boards, English

Crumb has signed this particular copy "R. "RANCID" Crumb" on the bookplate affixed to the front free endpaper. This is number 182 of 300 copies. This...

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The Book Of Genesis
  $25.00
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VF, Crumb, Robert, Robert Crumb, Norton, 2009, 4th

"Envisioning the first book of the bible like no one before him, R. Crumb, the legendary illustrator, retells the story of Genesis in a profoundly honest and...

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Robert Crumb, Crumb, Robert, Fine, Fantagraphics, Seattle, 1994, 2nd, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, x, 118 pages, black & white, 16 pages in color, softcover, French wraps, English

Crumb Advocates Violent Overthrow! 1973-1975. Vol. 10 showcases work from 1973 to 1975, including his work for the first four issues of Arcade...

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Robert Crumb, Crumb, Robert, Fine, Fantagraphics, Seattle, WA, 1995, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, viii, 126 pages, black & white, 16 pages in color, softcover, French wraps, English

Contains Crumb classics  Dirty Laundry #2  (the ground-breaking Crumb/Kominsky jam), the last of the  Arcade  strips, full-cover...

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Robert Crumb, Crumb, Robert, Fine, Fantagraphics, Seattle, WA, 1997, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, viii, 126 pages, black & white, 8 pages in color, softcover, French wraps, English

The Complete Crumb Comics Vol 12 spotlights Crumb's American Splendor collaborations with Harvey Pekar (as seen in the movie) and other diverse works.

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Robert Crumb, Crumb, Robert, Fine, Fantagraphics, Seattle, WA, 1998, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, ix, 109 pages, black & white, 24 pages in color, softcover, French wraps, English

The Season of the Snoid: Found in this collection, spanning 1976-1980, are Crumb's classic "social and environmental" rants unleashed in Co-Evolution...

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Robert Crumb, Crumb, Robert, Back cover rubbed otherwise Fine, Fantagraphics, Seattle, 2001, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, x, 118 pages, black & white, 16 pages in color, softcover, French wraps, English

1980s Weirdo comics and miscellaneous illustrations & cartoons. From the publisher: "Mode O'Day and Her Pals" includes all of Crumb's...

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Robert Crumb, Crumb, Robert, Near Fine, Fantagraphics, Seattle, 2002, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, viii, 112 pages, black & white, 30 pages in color, softcover, French wraps, English

The multiple award-winning  The Complete Crumb Comics   series — the definitive, comprehensive series reprinting the entirety of...

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Robert Crumb, Crumb, Robert, Fine, Fantagraphics, Seattle, WA, 1991, 2nd, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, viii, 144 pages, black & white, 20 color illustrations, softcover, French wraps, English

Robert Crumb enters the '70s with this, the sixth volume in Fantagraphics Books' all-inclusive reprint series. This includes a couple of genuine rarities...

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Robert Crumb, Crumb, Robert, Fine, Fantagraphics, Seattle, WA, 1991, 2nd, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, viii, 134 pages, black & white, 21 color illustrations, softcover, French wraps, English

Hot 'n' Heavy! 1970-71 featuring Mr. Natural and the Big Baby. The seventh volume of The Complete Crumb Comics spotlights Crumb's work from 1970 and...

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Robert Crumb, Crumb, Robert, Fine, Fantagraphics, Seattle, 1992, 2nd, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, viii, 136 pages, black & white, 21 color illustrations, softcover, French wraps, English

The Death of Fritz the Cat 1971-1972. Volume 8 of the collected works of underground comix legend Robert Crumb brings the series up to 1972. This was...

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Robert Crumb, Crumb, Robert, Fine, Fantagraphics, Seattle, WA, 1992, 2nd, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, x, 134 pages, black & white, 20 color illustrations, softcover, French wraps, English

R. Crumb versus the Sisterhood! 1972-73.

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Robert Crumb, Crumb, Robert, Very Fine (tight, flat, clean) in Fine slipcase, Fantagraphics, Seattle, 1987-1990, 2nd, 11.5 inches, 8.75 inches, color and black & white, softcover, French wraps, English

The first five Complete Crumb Comics volumes in the separately issued, clothbound Complete Crumb Comics slipcase.

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Robert Crumb, Crumb, Robert, Near Fine, Seattle, Fantagraphics, 2001, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, x, 118 pages, black & white, 16 pages in color, softcover, French wraps, English

1980s Weirdo comics and miscellaneous illustrations & cartoons. From the publisher: "Mode O'Day and Her Pals" includes all of Crumb's...

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The Complete Fritz The Cat
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Robert Crumb, NF, Crumb, Robert, Belier Press, 1978, 1st, color wraps, English

Table of Contents: Introduction / R. Crumb Hey, Ol Cat! Cat Life Fritz Comes On Strong Fred, The Teen-Age Pigeon Girl Fritz Bugs Out Special Agent For The...

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Robert Crumb, Crumb, Robert, Very Fine/Fine, Kitchen Sink, New York, 1997, 1st, 13.25 inches, 11.5 inches, 256 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, cloth, English

From the publisher: The first comprehensive retrospective of the career of Robert Crumb. From his childhood through the underground comix movement to...

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Robert Crumb, Crumb, Robert, Very Fine/Near Fine, Kitchen Sink, New York, 1997, 1st, 13.25 inches, 11.5 inches, 256 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, cloth, English

From the publisher: The first comprehensive retrospective of the career of Robert Crumb. From his childhood through the underground comix movement to...

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The World According To Crumb
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Robert Crumb, Fine/Fine, Crumb, Robert, Center National de la bande dessinee, 1992, 1st, color wraps, English

An exhibition catalogue with a biography, interview, bibliography and lots of art. New color Crumb cover with characters bursting out of his head. Text in...

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Yellow Dog #1-12 (Set)
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Robert Crumb, Limited to 3000 copies, NF, Crumb, Robert, Print Mint, 1968-69, 2nd 1973, wraps

The special fifth anniversary limited edition reprinting of the Yellow Dog tabloid issues. An early underground comic published in Berkeley in 1968-69 in a...

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The New Yorker: April 24, 1995
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Very Fine, Robert Crumb, Aline Kominsky-Crumb, Crumb, Aline Kominsky-Crumb, Robert, 1995, 1st, 10.75 inches, 8 inches, 124 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, magazine cover, English

Contains a two-page piece by Robert Crumb and Aline Kominsky-Crumb, detailing their thoughts and reactions to the new "Crumb" documentary film.

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Kramers Ergot 8
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Very Fine, Ron Embleton, Sammy Harkham, Tim Hensley, Kevin Huizenga, Johnny Ryan, Takeshi Murata, Robert Beatty, Chris Cilla, Gabrielle Bell, Frank Santoro, Gary Panter, et al., Harkham, Sammy, Embleton, Sammy Harkham, Tim Hensley, Kevin Huizenga, Johnny Ryan, Takeshi Murata, Robert Beatty, Chris Cilla, Gabrielle Bell, Frank Santoro, Gary Panter, et al., Ron, PictureBox, 2011, 1st, Hardcover, decorative cloth, English

The latest incarnation of this newave comix anthology utterly out of left field reprints 40-pages of Ron Embleton's "Oh, Wicked Wanda!" This was Penthouse...

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Drawn & Quarterly, Volume 4
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Very Fine, Hinker, Blutch, R. Sikoryak, Frank King, Miriam Katin, Steven Guarnaccia, Bocquet, Fromental, Stanislaus, Harry Meyerovitch, Nicolas Robel, Ron Regé, Jr., Hinker, Blutch, R. Sikoryak, Frank King, Miriam Katin, Steven Guarnaccia, Bocquet, Fromental, Stanislaus, Harry Meyerovitch, Nicolas Robel, Ron Regé, Jr., Drawn & Quarterly, 2001, 1st, 1896597408, 12 inches, 9 inches, 160 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, French wraps, English

The fourth volume of anthologized comics from Quebec publisher Drawn & Quarterly.

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Jeff Jones 30/40
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Jeff Jones, Jones, Jeff, Near Fine (light corner wear, mild scratch to the spine, otherwise flat, tight, bright), Futuropolis, Paris, 1976, 1st, 15.75 inches, 11.75 inches, 48 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, French

A beautiful collection of comics and illustrations by Jeff Jones. This volume in Futuropolis' series of oversized 30x40 cm large-format comics collections...

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Oddly Compelling Art of Denis Kitchen
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Denis Kitchen, Kitchen, Denis, Upper corners bumped otherwise Very Fine (new and unread), Dark Horse, Milwaukie, 2010, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 200 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: A well-known personality in the comics world, Denis Kitchen has worn many hats: publisher, founder of the Comic Book Legal Defense...

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Playboy's Little Annie Fanny
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Harvey Kurtzman & Will Elder, VG+, Kurtzman & Will Elder, Harvey, Playboy Press, 1972, 1st, wraps

34 tales told by Kurtzman & Elder with assistance from Jack Davis, Frank Frazetta, Russ Heath, Al Jaffee, Arnold Roth, R. Crumb, and Gilbert Shelton....

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Squeak the Mouse
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Massimo Mattioli, Mattioli, Massimo, Very Fine, New York, Catalan Communications, 1989, 1st, 0874160707, 11 inches, 8.7 inches, 48 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

The infamous pantomime comic strip from Italy that inspired Matt Groening's The Itchy & Scratchy Show. From Wikipedia: Squeak the Mouse is an...

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Superwest Comics #1
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Massimo Mattioli, Mattioli, Massimo, Near Fine (cover lightly rubbed) issued without dustjacket, New York, Catalan Communications, 1987, 1st, 0874160359, 11.25 inches, 9 inches, 48 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the creator of Squeak the Mouse, another satire of cartoons taking the content to extreme levels of violence and explicit sexual content.

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Sex, Rock & Optical Illusions
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Very Fine/Very Fine, Victor Moscoso, Moscoso, Victor, Fantagraphics, 2006, 1560976578, Hardcover, cloth, English

From the Publisher: "The 1960s are known as a decade of social and political unrest. Comics were undergoing their own revolution and no one epitomized...

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Very Fine in a Near Fine slipcase (bumped corner, otherwise slipcase is Very Fine), Gary Panter, Panter, Gary, PictureBox, 2008, 1st, 9780979415319, Hardcover, cloth, English

From the Publisher: This slipcased monograph is split into two 350-page volumes. The first volume includes over 700 images of paintings, drawings,...

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R. Crumb, Rick Griffin, Paul Mavrides, Victor Moscoso, Spain Rodriguez, Gilbert Shelton, Robert Williams, S. Clay Wilson, R. Crumb, Rick Griffin, Paul Mavrides, Victor Moscoso, Spain Rodriguez, Gilbert Shelton, Robert Williams, S. Clay Wilson, Limited to 250 numbered copies of the Special Signed Edition with five giclée print, Very Fine in a Very Fine slipcase, Fantagraphics, Seattle, 2014, 1st, 13.25 inches, 9.75 inches, 920 pages, black & white and color, hardcover, cloth, English

From the publisher: The Complete Zap Comix collects every issue of Zap — every cover and every story, and even the Zam mini comic jam among the Zap...

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One of 250 deluxe copies, Very Fine, Robert Crumb, Robert Williams, S. Clay Wilson, Spain, Jay Lynch, Rory Hayes, Victor Moscoso, Rick Griffin, and James Osborne, Robert Crumb, Robert Williams, S. Clay Wilson, Spain, Jay Lynch, Rory Hayes, Victor Moscoso, Rick Griffin, and James Osborne, Apex Joint Ventures, 2011, 1st, Softcover, color wraps, English

This is one of 250 copies with a color illustrated, numbered limitation bookplate signed by R. Crumb. This copy has an additional S. Clay Wilson color...

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Very Fine, Spain Rodriguez, Rodriguez, Spain, Last Gasp, 2012, 1st, 9780867197822, Softcover, French wraps, English

Spain: Rock, Roll, Rumbles, Rebels & Revolution features the work of legendary underground cartoonist Spain . This exhibition catalog is published...

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Johnny Ryan, Ryan, Johnny, Fine, Oakland, Buenaventura Press, 2006, 1st, 9780976684893, 8.5 inches, 7 inches, 128 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps, English

A collection of Ryan's CBH comics from the limited edition mini-comics Funny Pages, Marvel Super Pages, and the previous editions of Comic Book Holocaust,...

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Art Spiegelman, Spiegelman, Art, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (very light shelfwear), Raw, New York, 1999, 2nd, 13.2 inches, 9.5 inches, 103 pages, color and black & white, softcover, wraps

An elaborate and comprehensive 1999 retrospective of Spiegelman's work. All text in both English and German.

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Breakdowns
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Very Good without dust jacket as issued (4 nicks to spine, corners slightly bumped, top-edge spotted, interior Fine), Art Spiegelman, Spiegelman, Art, Belier Press, 1977, 1st, 10 inches, 14 inches, 44 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards

The very scarce first edition of this oversize hardcover collection. "From Maus to Now. An anthology of strips by Art Spiegelman." Avante Garde co-mix...

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Art Spiegelman, Spiegelman, Art, Very Fine without dust jacket, as issued, Pantheon, New York, 2008, 1st, 14.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 72 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The creator of the Pulitzer Prize-winning Maus explores the comics form...and how it formed him! This book opens with Portrait of the Artist as a Young...

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Maus
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Fine/Fine, Art Spiegelman, Spiegelman, Art, Pantheon Books, 1991, Later, Hardcover, cloth spine, English

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Maus II
  $30.00
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Art Spiegelman, Fine/Fine, Spiegelman, Art, Pantheon, 1991, 1st, cloth spine, English

The conclusion of Art Spiegelman's Pulitzer Prize-winning graphic novel about his father, the Holocaust, and its after-effects.

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Maus: A Survivor's Tale
  $75.00
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Art Spiegelman, VF, Spiegelman, Art, Pantheon, 1986, 1st, wraps

Art Spiegelman's award-winning graphic novel (first serialized in Raw magazine) about the Holocaust and its after-effects.

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Maus: A Survivor's Tale
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Art Spiegelman, NF (tips lightly bumped otherwise VF, tight & unread), Spiegelman, Art, Pantheon, 1986, 1st, wraps

A first edition first printing of this influential graphic novel. First serialized in Raw Magazine.

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Kate Worley, Reed Waller, Worley, Kate, Waller, Reed, #1532 of 1700 copies signed by Kate Worley and Reed Waller, Near Fine (light shelfwear and rubbing to covers), Kitchen Sink, Princeton, WI, 1987, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 128 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial cloth, English

This comic was terribly controversial when it was published in the early 1980s. Collects all the early Omaha the Cat Dancer stories, five all new pages,...

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Kate Worley, Reed Waller, Worley, Kate, Waller, Reed, #1081 of 1750 copies signed by Kate Worley and Reed Waller, Near Fine (light shelfwear and rubbing to covers), Kitchen Sink, Princeton, WI, 1988, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 128 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial cloth, English

Collects issues 3 thru 6 of Omaha the Cat Dancer, five all new pages, and a Omaha gatefold. Anatomically and sexually explicit.

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Robert Williams, Williams, Robert, Very Fine (very flat, tight, bright), Last Gasp, San Francisco, 1986, 4th, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 96 pages, 40 paintings in color and 75 black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

A pristine copy of the out-of-print second monograph collecting Williams' low brow high art paintings. "40 masterpieces that are morally insolvent and...

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Robert Williams, Williams, Robert, Signed by the artist, Very Fine (very flat, tight, bright), Last Gasp, San Francisco, 1986, 4th, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 96 pages, 40 paintings in color and 75 black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

A pristine copy signed by the artist above his portrait. The out-of-print second monograph collecting Williams' low brow high art paintings. "40...

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SIGNED by Williamson, VG+ (horizontal spine creases), Skip Williamson, Williamson, Skip, Mike Johnson, 1993, 1st, Softcover, color wraps, English

An unusual, oversized format underground comix item.

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