Mid- to Late 20th-Century Illustrators

 
Frazetta: A Retrospective
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Frank Frazetta, Frazetta, Frank, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, Alexander Gallery, New York, 1994, 1st, 11 inches, 9 inches, 200 pages, 54 color and over 150 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A lavish exhibition catalog with a limited print run and increasingly scarce. 200 pages of Frazetta art ALL reproduced from the originals! 34 paintings, 13...

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Frank Frazetta, Frazetta, Frank, Inscribed by Frazetta in the front free endpaper, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (minor specks on the bottom textblock edge, mild rubbing to the dustjacket), Alexander Gallery, New York, 1994, 1st, 11 inches, 9 inches, 200 pages, 54 color and over 150 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Inscribed by Frazetta in the front free endpaper: "To Roy & Dela White/From/Frank Frazetta". Roy & Dela White were prominent Edgar Rice Burroughs...

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Funny Stuff by Frank Frazetta
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Very Fine, Frank Frazetta, Frazetta, Frank, IDW, 2012, 1st, 9781613771679, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the Publisher: "Frank Frazetta! He's been rightfully called 'The Grand Master of Fantasy Art'!  But, it's little known that Frazetta also...

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Frank Frazetta, Frazetta, Frank, Fine/Fine, 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

The out-of-print hardcover edition. The incredible paintings of Frank Frazetta have brought him worldwide fame, legions of loyal fans, and scores of...

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Frank Frazetta, Frazetta, Frank, #591 of 1200 copies, Very Fine/Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, Underwood, Grass Valley, 1998, 1st, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, xii, 180 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The out-of-print deluxe slipcased edition with an illustrated limitation page and 16 pages of drawings not included in the trade edition. The incredible...

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Arnie and Cathy Fenner, Frank Frazetta, Fenner, Arnie and Cathy, Frazetta, Frank, #863 of 2500 copies, Very Fine/Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, Underwood, Grass Valley, CA, 1999, 1st, 12.5 inches, 9.25 inches, 208 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, cloth, English

The deluxe edition with an illustrated limitation page and 16 pages of paintings & drawings not included in the trade edition. From the...

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Cathy & Arnie Fenner, Frank Frazetta, Fenner, Cathy & Arnie, Frazetta, Frank, Very Good+ (lower corner lightly bumped, scraped, light shelfwear), Underwood, Grass Valley, CA, 2001, 1st trade, 12.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 160 pages, 150 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The out-of-print and surprisingly scarce trade hardcover edition of this Frazetta monograph. This book features all the remaining oil paintings not...

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Frank Frazetta, Frazetta, Frank, Very Fine (very tight, clean, flat, unread), Kitchen Sink, Northampton, MA, 1994, 1st, 11 inches, 9 inches, 48 pages, 34 color and 3 black & white illustrations, softcover, French wraps, English

Frazetta's whimsical self emerges in these splendid, jewel-like watercolors (which span his entire career from the 1940s to the present). His themes range...

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Robert E Howard, Frank Frazetta, Howard, Robert E, Frazetta, Frank, Trade edition of 2500 copies, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Wandering Star, London, 1999, 1st, 10 inches, 6.75 inches, vi, 260 + 59 of aendices pages, over 100 black & white text illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

From the dust jacket: "Presented here are 7 stories illuminated by Frank Frazetta's powerful sketches and drawings that examines the theme of barbaric...

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Very Good+ (covers and corners lightly rubbed), Arnold Friberg, Schwarz, Ted, Friberg, Arnold, Northland, 1985, 1st, 177 pages, 82 illustrations, most in color, Hardcover, cloth

A great book on an unjustly little-known illustrator/artist. Best known for his series of calendar paintings of Canadian Mounties and his inspirational...

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Philippe Fadde, Thomas Frisano, Sylvia Frisano, Jean Frisano, Fadde, Thomas Frisano, Sylvia Frisano, Philippe, Frisano, Jean, Limited to 1000 numbered copies, Corners lightly bent in otherwise Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Neofelis Editions, 2016, 1st, 979-10-90314--09-2, 11.7 inches, 8.3 inches, 208 pages, over 250 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Jean Frisano (1927-1987) was a French illustrator-painter-cover artist best known for his cover paintings for the French editions of Marvel comics. From...

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Carolina Shout!
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Fine, Bernie Fuchs, Schroeder, Alan, Fuchs, Bernie, Dial, 1995, 1st, 32 pages, 3 double-page and 13 full-page color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

16 Bernie Fuchs oil paintings illustrate this children's picture book.

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Seres Extraordinarios
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Tino Gatagán, Fine, Gatagán, Tino, Dibbuks, 2006, 1st, French wraps, Spanish, French, English

A collection of outstanding works by this Spanish illustrator of over 100 books worldwide. Works in acrylic, pastel, and mixed media. Text in English,...

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Bran Mak Morn: The Last King
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Robert E Howard, Gary Gianni, Howard, Robert E, Gianni, Gary, Fine in Fine dustjacket, London, Wandering Star, 2001, 1st, 0953425347, 9.5 inches, 6.5 inches, xv, 288 + 46 of notes pages, 10 color plates, two additional color illustrations, and over 40 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The complete Bran Mak Morn with a restored and authenticated text, new essays by Howard scholars, and comments by Howard explaining his fascination with the...

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Signed by the artist on a tipped-in color plate, Near Fine (light surface wear), Gary Gianni, Gianni, Gary, Hieronymus Press, 2002, 1st, 12.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 60 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

Gianni's self-published collection of Monster Men (originally serialized in Hellboy) and a William Hope Hodgeson short story illustrated by Gianni.

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Gary Gianni, Gianni, Gary, Limited to 3500 copies, Fine, Wandering Star, Kent, 2003, 1st, 6.75 inches, 8.7 inches, 36 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

This limited edition chapbook preceded the the Wandering Star deluxe edition collection. Over 60 drawings and a short text by Gianni. Includes several...

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Basil Gogos, Gogos, Basil, One of only 600 deluxe hardcover copies signed by Gogos, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in Very Fine slipcase, Vanguard, Lakewood, 2006, 1st, 11.5 inches, 9 inches, 176 pages, over 150 color and 50 black and white illustrations, Hardcover, leatherette, English

The deluxe hardcover edition with 16 extra pages of color & b&w artwork and signed by Gogos. The first monograph dedicated to the famous monster...

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The Betrayed Confidence (Signed)
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Edward Gorey, Signed by the artist, VF, Gorey, Edward, Parnassus, 1992, 1st, wraps

"Seven Series of Dogear Wryde Postcards." A collection of stand alone illustrations published as postcards from 1976 through 1992. Droll humor and...

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The Complete Milt Gross: Comic Books and Life Story
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Craig Yoe, Milt Gross, Yoe, Craig, Gross, Milt, Light scuffing to corners otherwise Fine, San Diego, Yoe Books! / IDW, 2009, 1st, 9781600105463, 11.25 inches, 9 inches, 354 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the Publisher: "This beautifully designed book collects the complete comic book stories of comic genius Milt Gross, culled from rare, impossible to...

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Rene Gruau
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Frieda Grafe, Rene Gruau, Grafe, Frieda, Gruau, Rene, Fine/Near Fine (topedege of dustjacket is lightly edgeworn), Rizzoli, New York, 1984, 1st, 11.75 inches, 9.5 inches, 136 pages, 59 color and 15 black & white illustrations, hardcover, boards, English

The English language edition of this spectacular monograph on the iconic illustrator/designer Rene Gruau (1909-2004). Renown in the fashion and...

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Rene Gruau (1984)
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Rene Gruau, Gruau, Rene, Near Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (mild shelfwear, dustjacket edgeworn), Paris, Herscher, 1984, 1st, 9782733500828, 11.75 inches, 9.5 inches, 144 pages, 74 full-page color plates, Hardcover, boards, French

74 full-page color plates representing the best and most iconic works by the most celebrated French illustrator/poster artist/designer of the twentieth...

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Alastair Crom pton, Frank Hampson, Frank Hampson, Crom pton, Frank Hampson, Alastair, Hampson, Frank, Very Fine/Very Fine, PS Publishing, London, 2010, 1st, 11 inches, 9 inches, 216 pages, color illustrations, softcover, boards

A full colour illustrated biography of Frank Hampson, with the best of his original artwork finally printed as it was meant to be seen! The book is...

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Charley Harper, Harper, Charley, Near Fine/Near Fine (upper tips lightly bumped), Gaithersburg, Flower Valley Press, 1994, 6th, 0962054372, 11.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 132 pages, Over 100 color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

From the publisher: Charley Harper answers the questions he is asked most often about his work, challenges your previous perceptions of nature, and...

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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Charlie Harper, Harper, Charlie, Ammo, 2008, 6.5 inches, 8.25 inches, 152 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

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John Harris, Harris, John, Very Fine/Very Fine, Titan, London, 2014, 1st, 12.5 inches, 9.25 inches, 160 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

World-renowned visionary artist John Harris’ unique paintings capture the Universe on a massive scale, featuring everything from vast landscapes and...

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Near Fine/Near Fine, Raymond Harris-Ching, Sinclair Smith, Carol, Harris-Ching, Raymond, Briar Patch Press, 1990, 1st, 0922724229, Hardcover, cloth, English

"Raymond Harris-Ching (also known as Raymond Ching or Ray Ching) has been called an 'artist's artist' and among bird painters is a draughtsman without peer....

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Greg & Tim Hildebrandt, VF, Hildebrandt, Gregory, Jr, Hildebrandt, Greg & Tim, Watson-Guptill, 2001, 1st, wraps

A collection of all of the Hildebrandt's Tolkien paintings for books and calendars accompanied by underlying drawings and sketches.

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The Brothers Hildebrandt
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Greg & Tim Hildebrandt, Limited to 7500 copies, VF, Hildebrandt, Greg & Tim, John Taylor, 1978, 1st, wraps

"A book about the artists published in honor of their exhibition July 8, 1978." With an interview, their early signature pieces (Tolkien, Star Wars), and...

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Hirschfeld on Line
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Al Hirschfeld, Hirschfeld, Al, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (pages 287-298 creased near the edge otherwise Fine), Applause, New York, 1999, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 344 pages, over 350 black & white illustrations, 32 pages in color, hardcover, cloth, English

The last major collection of Hirschfeld art. Over 400 drawings & photographs, many never before collected. Commentary by the artist throughout. Plus...

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Al Hirschfeld, INSCRIBED & dated 9/1/92 by Hirschfeld on the half-title page, NF/NF (bottom edge shelf rubbed), Hirschfeld, Al, Scribners, 1991, 3rd, cloth

"More than three-quarters of the drawings either have never been published or have not been seen since their initial publication in the newspapers or...

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Al Hirschfeld, SIGNED by Hirschfeld on the half-title page, NF/VG+ (two short closed tears at the bottom edge), Hirschfeld, Al, Scribners, 1991, 1st, cloth

"More than three-quarters of the drawings either have never been published or have not been seen since their initial publication in the newspapers or...

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Listen To The Mockingbird
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Al Hirschfeld, NF/VG+ price-clipped dust jacket (corners lightly wor, Perelman, S. J., Hirschfeld, Al, Simon & Schuster, 1949, 1st, cloth

A collection of S.J. Perelman's humor pieces from The New Yorker, with 21 illustrations and illustrated endpapers by Al Hirschfeld.

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David Leopold, Al Hirschfeld, Leopold, David, Hirschfeld, Al, Signed by the author , Fine/Fine, Knopf, New York, 2015, 1st, 10.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 336 pages, over 300 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

This new book on Hirschfeld has so many great, never-before-collected images, you have to add it to your library. It was edited and written by my buddy...

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The World of Hirschfeld
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Al Hirschfeld, Hirschfeld, Al, Fine/Fine, Abrams, New York, 1970, 1st, 10.9 inches, 11.7 inches, 233 pages, 32 color plates and 189 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth

A large coffee table art book devoted to "the line king". This beautiful book contains 189 illustrations and 32 color plates under the headings:...

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David Hockney's Dog Days
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David Hockney, VF/VF, Hockney, David, Bulfinch, 1998, 1st American, cloth

Hockney's paintings & drawings of his two dachshunds.

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Hofmekler’s Gallery
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Ori Hofmekler, Fine, Hofmekler, Ori, Times Books, 1987, 1st, wraps

The Israeli-born caricaturist’s second collection. Every painted caricature is accompanied by the artist’s preliminary drawings and commentary.

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Hogarth - Signed
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Burne Hogarth, Hogarth, Burne, Signed by the artist, Near Fine (tiny bump to upper corner otherwise very sharp, crisp, flat, tight, and clean), Bibliotheque Municipale, Marseille, 1985, 1st, 11.75 inches, 8.25 inches, 84 pages, 37 color and black & white, softcover, wraps, French

The Bibliotheque Municipale in Marseille celebrated bande dessinee in 1985 with an exhibition devoted to the career of Burne Hogarth. This...

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Burne Hogarth, Hogarth, Burne, #122 of 300 hardcover copies signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Fantagraphics, Seattle, 1992, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.2 inches, 144 pages, 14 color and over 140 monochrome illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

One of only 300 hardcover copies, each signed and numbered by Hogarth on a special bookplate glued to the front inside cover. From the Introduction by...

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Lawrence Blackmore, Jim Holdaway, Enric Romero, John Burns, Patrick Wright, Neville Colvin, Blackmore, Lawrence, Holdaway, Enric Romero, John Burns, Patrick Wright, Neville Colvin, Jim, Limited to 600 copies, Near Fine/Near Fine. Includes the CD., Book Palace Book, London, 2014, 1st, 11 inches, 9 inches, 88 pages, over 160 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Modesty Blaise, the tough and enigmatic character created by Peter O'Donnell, made her international debut on Monday 13th May 1963...

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Clark Hulings, NF/VG price-clipped dustjacket (small stains to Dustjacket), Hulings, Clark, Lowell Press, 1976, 1st, wraps

A scarce monograph on this illustrator and landscape painter.

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The Art of Earl Oliver Hurst
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Earl Oliver Hurst, Hurst, Earl Oliver, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Saugerties, Graphic Collectibles, 2005, 1st, 0976150603, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 96 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Hurst specialized in scenes of pretty young people always rendered with humor in his bright exuberant style. From the publisher: This is the only book...

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Very Fine in Very Good+ slipcase (slipcase has small nicks and bumps), Al Jaffee, Jaffee, Al, Chronicle Books, 2011, 1st, 9780811872850, Hardcover, cloth, English

410 fold-ins, every one from the beginning through 2010! From the publisher: Al Jaffee’s fold-ins, on the inside back cover of virtually...

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John Atherton, Austin Briggs, Stevan Dohanos, Robert Fawcett, Peter Helck, Fred Ludekens, Al Parker, Norman Rockwell, Ben Stahl, Harold Von Schmidt, Jon Whitcomb, John Atherton, Austin Briggs, Stevan Dohanos, Robert Fawcett, Peter Helck, Fred Ludekens, Al Parker, Norman Rockwell, Ben Stahl, Harold Von Schmidt, Jon Whitcomb, Near Fine to Fine pages in Near Fine binders. Pages are clean but have slight age toning and edgewear. Some ringholes show mild wear/stress. The binders are lightly worn along the edges and seams., Institute of Commercial Art, Westport, CT, 1949-1952, 1st, 14 inches, 12 inches, 1552 pages, 23 color plates and over 4000 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, printed custom binders, English

This is not the Famous Artists School Course you are familiar with (24 lessons in 3 binders), this is the Advanced Course. In the advanced course,...

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Sheer Magic
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Allen Jones, Fine, Jones, Allen, Thames & Hudson, 1979, 1st, wraps

British pop artist-illustrator of the 1960s & 70s. "Introduction by Alan Bowness, text by Marco Livingstone, biography, exhibitions, works in...

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A Mountain Harvest Cookbook
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Near Fine (flat, tight & unread), Jeffrey Jones, Sickler, Roberta, Jones, Jeffrey, Doubleday, 1985, 1st, 10.5 inches, 7 inches, xiv, 226 pages, 75 black & white text illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Jones contributes 75 pen and ink drawings of herbs, fruits and vegetables as well as a color cover to this natural foods cookbook.

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Cathy and Arnie Fenner, Jeffrey Jones, Fenner, Cathy and Arnie, Jones, Jeffrey, Very Fine/Very Fine in shrinkwrap, Nevada City, CA, Underwood Books, 2002, 1st, 1887424571, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 176 pages, over 175 illustrations, most in color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The nicest collection of Jones' work ever published, this volume includes 175 paintings in full color. From the publisher: From the 1960s through...

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The Studio
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Jeffrey Jones, Michael Kaluta, Barry Windsor-Smith, Berni Wrightson, Jones, Michael Kaluta, Barry Windsor-Smith, Berni Wrightson, Jeffrey, Near Fine (light wear to cover edges, two light thumbdents to the ack cover, spine unbroken, generally flat, tight, clean), Dragon's Dream, Holland, 1979, 1st, 12 inches, 12 inches, 160 pages, color and black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

This is the famous and scarce monograph on the four artists who shared a studio space in New York and became known collectively as "The Studio" : Jeffrey...

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The Studio - in Fine Condition
  $200.00
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Jeffrey Jones, Michael Kaluta, Barry Windsor-Smith, Berni Wrightson, Jones, Michael Kaluta, Barry Windsor-Smith, Berni Wrightson, Jeffrey, Only very light bend to the lower corner of the front cover otherwise Very Fine inside and out, flat, tight, clean), Dragon's Dream, Holland, 1979, 1st, 12 inches, 12 inches, 160 pages, color and black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

This is the famous and scarce monograph on the four artists who shared a studio space in New York and became known collectively as "The Studio": Jeffrey...

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