European Imports

In addition to importing French language graphic novels and art books from France, we also import titles from publishers in Italy and Spain, and occasionally other European sources.

For example:

  • Animation art books from Nemo Academy in Florence, Italy
  • Sketchbooks from Ominiky Ediciones in Spain
  • Art books from the Anders Zorn Museum in Mora, Sweden
 
Stones (Signed)
  $300.00
In stock
Sebastian Kruger, Inscribed and dated '97 by the artist on the first page, Fine, Kruger, Sebastian, Edition C, 1994, 1st, 1883398274, pictorial boards

A true first of Kruger's first book. And signed, to boot! "A wild feast for any fan of rock and roll and contemporary art, Stone s by Kruger captures...

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Wilhelm Kuhnert (1865 - 1926)
  $50.00
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Wilhelm Kuhnert, NF, Grettmann-Werner, Angelika, Kuhnert, Wilhelm, Toro, 1981, 1st, wraps, German

A doctoral dissertation on the wildlife artist Kuhnert, his life and work. Numerous reproductions of drawings and sketches appear in an illustrative section...

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Franka #16: Succes Verzekerd
  $100.00
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Henk Kuijpers, Kuijpers, Henk, One of 2000 numbered copies SIGNED by the artist, Fine, Franka, Aalden, 1999, 1st, 11.28 inches, 8.9 inches, 96 pages, color, hardcover, cloth with an onlaid color plate, Dutch

Succes Verzekerd (Success Guaranteed) This album begins with a bomb blast rocking an art gallery. A painting is stolen and Franka is hired by an...

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One of 2000 numbered copies SIGNED by the artist, Very Fine, Henk Kuijpers, Kuijpers, Henk, Franka, 2001, 1st, Hardcover, cloth with an onlaid color plate, Dutch

In this concluding volume set in the Christmas season, Franka visits London and some old country estates to get to the bottom of a case. This deluxe...

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One of 2000 numbered copies SIGNED by the artist, Very Fine, Henk Kuijpers, Kuijpers, Henk, Franka, 2007, 1st, Hardcover, cloth with an onlaid color plate, Dutch

This is a deluxe edition of a Franka album first published in 1984. This deluxe edition of the popular series includes the 48-page color album and an...

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One of 2000 numbered copies SIGNED by the artist, Very Fine, Henk Kuijpers, Kuijpers, Henk, Franka, 2007, 1st, Hardcover, cloth with an onlaid color plate, Dutch

This is a deluxe edition of a Franka album first published in 1986. In this adventure, Franka and her companion travel to Southeast Asia and discover a...

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One of 2000 numbered copies SIGNED by the artist, Very Fine, Henk Kuijpers, Kuijpers, Henk, Franka, 2006, 1st, Hardcover, cloth with an onlaid color plate, Dutch

This is a deluxe edition of a Franka album first published in 1990. This deluxe edition of the popular series includes the 48-page color album and an...

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La Pendeja, La Pendeja, Fine, Ominiky, Palma de Mallorca, 2017, 1st, 11.7 inches, 8.25 inches, 56 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Nuria Aparicio "La Pendeja" (Barcelona) is an illustrator and 2D animator. She began her career working as a freelancer for various animation studios and...

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Hey Day
  $100.00
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Very Fine/Very Fine, Jordi Labanda, Labanda, Jordi, Editorial RM, 2003, 1st, 9685208190, Hardcover, cloth, English

Labanda is a commercial illustrator living and working in Barcelona since 1993. This is a collection of 95 full-color gouache on paper illustrations with...

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Si Te He Visto No Me Acuerdo
  $40.00
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Very Fine, Jordi Labanda, Labanda, Jordi, Editorial RM, 2008, 1st, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, Spanish

Labanda is a commercial illustrator living and working in Barcelona since 1993. This is a collection of 58 full-color cartoons for the slick magazines. The...

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Tanino Liberatore, VF, Liberatore, Tanino, Edizioni 3ntini, 1999, 1st, pictorial boards, Italian


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Alberto Becattini, Bob Lubbers, Becattini, Alberto, Lubbers, Bob, Fine (unread, tight, and clean), Glamour International Associated, Firenze, 2001, 1st, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, Italian, English


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Milo Manara, Limited to 799 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine dust jacket, Manara, Milo, Edizioni Di, 1999, 1st, cloth, Italian

A collection of this portfolio was published on behalf of Legambiente (an Italian environmentalist association) as a gift for its most prominent supporters....

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Memory
  $90.00
In stock
Milo Manara, Manara, Milo, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Geneva, Paquet, 2001, 1st, 294019940X, 12 inches, 9 inches, 169 pages, over 250 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth

A pristine Mint copy of this Manara art book from 2001. "Memory is the first book to retrace the career of illustrator of Milo Manara. 169 pages of...

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Milo Manara
  $100.00
In stock
Milo Manara, Manara, Milo, Near Fine (corners lightly rubbed, very tight & flat), Italy, Edizioni Di, 1999, 1st, 9788887070217, 8887070210, 10.25 inches, 10.25 inches, 60 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, Italian

A full color exhibition catalog from Italy.

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Milo Manara, Manara, Milo, #275 of 600 copies signed by the artist, Near Fine plates (the upper left corner of the plates are lightly creased) in a Near Fine hardcover folder (top of the spine is lightly bumped otherwise Fine), Glittering Images, Italy, 1985, 1st, 16 inches, 12 inches, eight 11.5" x 15.5" color plates pages, Hardcover, boards, Italian

The portfolio contains eight 11.5" x 15.5" full color plates, and a 4-page booklet of of illustrations and text in Italian, in an elegant folding envelope...

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Montse Martin, Martin, Montse, Fine, Palma de Mallorca, Ominiky, 2015, 1st, 9788494406065, 11.7 inches, 8.25 inches, 56 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Montse Martin is a Spanish cartoonist known for his work on the comic book series Talismán and Curiosity Shop . Before comics, he worked in...

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El: Los Vivientes Muertos
  $30.00
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Oscar Martin, Martin, Oscar, Fine, Palma de Mallorca, Ominiky Ediciones, 2012, 10.5 inches, 7.75 inches, 128 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, Spanish

Oscar Martin's gloriously illustrated, gory, humorous zombie satire, with a talking dog named "El", a tubby nerd and his smokin' hot girlfriend. From...

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Oscar Martin, Martin, Oscar, Fine, Ominiky Ediciones, Palma de Mallorca, 2013, 1st, 11.7 inches, 8.25 inches, 66 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

This is one in a series of sketchbooks from Ominiky Ediciones in Spain. A nice large A4 format, full color, finished illustrations, drawings, and sketches,...

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Das Gesicht Hamburgs
  $45.00
In stock
Frans Masereel, VG+ (spine ends & tips worn otherwise Fine, previous owner's bookplate on front free end paper), Masereel, Frans, Johannes Asmus, 1966, 1st, pictorial boards, German

"Faces of Hamburg." A picture novel in woodcuts by Frans Masereel (1889 - 1972).

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Der Weg Der Menschen
  $50.00
In stock
Frans Masereel, Fine/VG+ (dust jacket lightly water stained), Masereel, Frans, Gutenberg, 1968, 1st, cloth

A picture novel in woodcuts by Frans Masereel (1889 - 1972).

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Lucinda Gosling, Fortunino Matania, Gosling, Lucinda, Matania, Fortunino, Limited to 1000 copies, Very Fine, London, Book Palace, 2016, 1st, 9781907081309, 13 inches, 10 inches, 340 pages, over 750 color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, boards, English

From the publisher: This is the ultimate art book featuring one of the most talented and respected illustrators of the 20th Century. This is the first...

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Lucinda Gosling, Fortunino Matania, Gosling, Lucinda, Matania, Fortunino, Limited to 100 copies slipcased and signed by the author, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, London, Book Palace, 2016, 1st, 9781907081385, 13 inches, 10 inches, 342 pages, over 750 color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, boards, English

The Ultra Deluxe Slipcased edition was limited to just 100 copies worldwide (with just 60 made available to public) and sold out instantly. It is...

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Fortunino Matania, Matania, Fortunino, Very Fine, London, Book Palace, 2016, 1st, 9781907081323, 11 inches, 9 inches, 96 pages, over 250 color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: The Illustration Art Gallery presents 96 glorious pages of original Matania art and prints with OVER 250 IMAGES (including some...

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Alain Mauricet, Mauricet, Alain, One of 250 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Belgium, 2014, 1st, 8.3 inches, 6 inches, 96 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English


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Infinito (Near Fine)
  $200.00
In stock
Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Near Fine (mild wear to the front bottom corner of the cover, some minor laminate lifting along the fore edge of the back cover, flat, tight, clean), Venice, Edizioni Nuages, 1998, 1st, 8886456611, 10.75 inches, 9.5 inches, 144 pages, over 100 color and black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, Italian

An excellent out-of-print catalogue for an major exhibition of Moebius art that was held in Milan in 1997-98 (as Visioni di Fine Millennio) and Venice in...

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Infinito (Very Good+)
  $175.00
In stock
Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Very Good+ (mild rubbing to the top rear corner of the spine, some laminate lifting along the bottom edge of the back cover, light shelfwear, pages flat, binding tight, interior clean), Venice, Edizioni Nuages, 1998, 1st, 8886456611, 10.75 inches, 9.5 inches, 144 pages, over 100 color and black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, Italian

An excellent out-of-print catalogue for an major exhibition of Moebius art that was held in Milan in 1997-98 (as Visioni di Fine Millennio) and Venice in...

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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), One of 50 numbered EA copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Germany, no date (1995), 1st, 20 inches, 16 inches, color

An iconic image, offset printed on heavy stock, in a numbered edition signed by the artist. This Jean Giraud/Moebius illustration was used for the cover...

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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Near Fine (upper front corner lightly bent in, tali of the spine lightly bumped, otherwise Very Fine, New and unread), Milan, Arnoldo Mondadori Editore, 2009, 1st, 2-84337-171-6, 11.5 inches, 8.7 inches, 192 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, Italian

A nice Italian Moebius omnibus collecting the French albums The Airtight Garage (in the classic black & white version) and Arzach (including all seven...

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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Near Fine (light shelfwear, flat, tight, clean), Venice, Edizioni Nuages, 1997, 1st, 8886456611, 10.75 inches, 9.5 inches, 144 pages, over 100 color and black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, Italian

An excellent out-of-print catalogue for an major exhibition of Moebius art that was held in Milan in 1997-98 (as Visioni di Fine Millennio) and Venice in...

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Miki Montllo, Montillo, Miki, Fine, Ominiky Ediciones, Palma de Mallorca, 2014, 1st, 11.7 inches, 8.25 inches, 66 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Miki Montllo (Barcelona) in 2005 works in the animation movie Nocturna. Since then, he has worked for TV cinema, videogames, and many publications. Nowadays...

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Raul Moreno, Moreno, Raul, Very Good (bumped at head of spin; other minor wear to cover edges), Ominiky, Palma de Mallorca, 2013, 1st, 11.7 inches, 8.25 inches, 56 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

From the publisher: Raul Moreno (Blanes/Girona, 1986), comics artist, also designs tattoos as a hobby. His first professional comic book was published in...

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John Nevarez, Nevarez, John, Limited to 300 copies, Fine, La Citta delle Nuvole / Nemo Academy, Florence, 2015, 1st, 8.25 inches, 11.75 inches, 88 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

John Nevarez is an artist whose career spans over 17 years in the animation industry, having worked at Disney Television Animation, DisneyToon Studios,...

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Alex Orbe, Orbe, Alex, Fine, Ominiky, Palma de Mallorca, 2017, 1st, 11.7 inches, 8.25 inches, 56 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Alex Orbe (born 1973) is a cartoonist from Bilbao. He worked for years in the world of animation for both television and film. Since 2002, He has focused on...

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Carlos Pacheco, Pacheco, Carlos, Near Fine, Planeta DeAgostini, Barcelona, 1997, 8439558295, 10.5 inches, 7.5 inches, 232 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, Spanish

A showcase of the graphic art of comic book penciler Carlos Pacheco with chapters on his work on Spanish Comics, Marvel UK, DC, Marvel USA (including X-Men...

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Javier G. Pacheco, Pacheco, Javier G., Fine, Ominiky, Palma de Mallorca, 2016, 1st, 11.7 inches, 8.25 inches, 56 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Javier G. Pacheco is an illustrator. He works with traditional and digital media. He has had exhibitions in several countries and his work can be seen in a...

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Pachyderme
  $20.00
In stock
Very Fine, Frederik Peeters, Peeters, Frederik, Self Made Hero, 2012, 1st, 9781906838607, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: "A modern masterpiece of surreal graphic fiction." Our heroine, Carice, is visiting her husband – she has something...

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Pedro Pérez, Pérez, Pedro, Fine, Ominiky Ediciones, Palma de Mallorca, 2013, 1st, 11.7 inches, 8.25 inches, 56 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Pedro Perez (Madrid) began his professional career in 1998 working in animation, creating storyboards and character designs. He currently works in...

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Trizia Artbook
  $30.00
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Pedro Perez, Perez, Pedro, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Ominiky Ediciones, Palma de Mallorca, 2017, 1st, 12.8 inches, 8.75 inches, 48 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards

A wonderful new Pedro Perez pin-up art book devoted entirely to the vivacious art student and aspiring comic book artist Trizia. Lots of cheesecake, but no...

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Icelandic Trolls
  $40.00
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Brian Pilkington, Terry Gunnell, Brian Pilkington, Pilkington, Terry Gunnell, Brian, Pilkington, Brian, Fine, Viborg, Mal Og Menning, 1999, 1st, 9789979319276, 10.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 28 pages, over 50 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: In this richly illustrated book, Brian Pilkington brings the amazing world of the trolls to life in an amusing and original...

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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Pinturero, Pinturero, Dibbuks, 2011, 1st, 10.5 inches, 7 inches, 48 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, Spanish

A collection of the Spanish illustrator Pinturero's best illustrations of women, which includes material published in Spain, Italy, and U.S.A. There are...

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Max Von Poosch: Leben Und Werk
  $20.00
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NF/VG+, Max Poosch, Trautzl, Viktor, Poosch, Max, Das Bergland-Buch, 1958, Hardcover, cloth, German

20th century German painter.

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Very Fine, Mel Ramos, Ramos, Mel, Moderne Kunst Nürnberg, 2014, 11.75 inches, 9 inches, 180 pages, color illustrations, softcover, wraps

Mel Ramos: New Prints surveys a range of Ramos' print work, starting from his figurative departure from Abstract Expressionism to his portraits of comic...

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Flash Gordon (Return To Earth)
  $45.00
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Alex Raymond, NF, Raymond, Alex, Pacific Comics Club, 1977, wraps, English

A years' worth of Sundays from 1941 printed big and in color. Despite the Italian title "Ritorno Sulla Terra" on the cover, all of the Sunday strips...

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How To Run A Communal Home
  $35.00
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W. Heath Robinson, Fine/Fine, Robinson, W. Heath, Duckworth, 1980, 1st, cloth, English

A reprint of the 1943 edition.

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Wojciech Birek, Grzegorz Rosinski, Birek, Wojciech, Rosi ski, Grzegorz, Inscribed by the artist with a full-page drawing, Near Fine (light wear to the covers), Muzeum Regionalne w Stalowej Woli, Stalowa Wola, Poland, 2012, 1st, 11.5 inches, 8.8 inches, 52 pages, over 100 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

This book has an incredible full-page ink drawing of Thorgal signed by the artist on the blank page opposite the half-title page. "Grzegorz Rosinski:...

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Very Fine, Julio Ruelas, Ruelas, Julio, Editorial RM, 2007, 1st, 9789689345053, Softcover, stiff oversize cloth wraps, English, Spanish

This is a generous collection of works by Julio Ruelas (1870-1907), an illustrator and painter of cadavers, hanged satyrs, bewitching maidens, sudden...

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Sergio Sandoval, Sandoval, Sergio, Fine, Ominiky, Palma de Mallorca, 2015, 1st, 11.7 inches, 8.25 inches, 56 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Sergio Sandoval (Barcelona, 1975), started his career as a cover and comic artist. He's been working for the most important publishers in the business,...

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