The Dave Stevens Estate

All the items in this category were the personal property of Dave Stevens, comic book artist, illustrator, and creator of The Rocketeer. All of these books were acquired directly from his estate.

 
Near Fine, Popular Mechanics Co., Chicago, 1942, 1st, 9.5 inches, 7 inches, 1200+ pages, full-color, two-color, and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Vintage Popular Mechanics Magazines from 1942! Articles on developments in automobiles, aviation, boats, construction, farms, household, photography, radio...

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Carol Belanger Grafton, Grafton, Carol Belanger, Near Fine, New York, Dover Publications, Inc., 1986, 9780486252193, 0486252191, 11 inches, 8.25 inches, 32 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

40 black and white ready to use art nouveau borders. This book is from the estate of Dave Steven s (1955-2008) artist and creator of The Rocketeer ....

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John Gilmore, Gilmore, John, Near Fine, Los Angeles, Zanja Press, 1994, 1st, 0938331035, 8.25 inches, 5.25 inches, 237 pages, 32 pages of black & white photographs, Softcover, wraps, English

From the back cover: The Black Dahlia murder hit post-War Los Angeles like a bombshell. This is the first true-crime book published on the strangest...

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Cathy Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Cathy, Near Fine (mild shelf wear), Nevada City, Underwood Books, 2004, 1st, 9781887424820, 1887424822, 12 inches, 9 inches, 208 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Dave flagged seven pages with Post-It Notes. We have left these in. Are you curious whose work he flagged? This book is from the estate of Dave...

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Cathy Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Cathy, Very Good in Near Fine dust jacket (all four corners bumped otherwise fine), Grass Valley, Underwood Books, 1999, 1st, 9781887424462, 1887424466, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 176 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

250 full color paintings, drawings, and sculptures by nearly 200 artists including Frank Cho, Alex Ross, Jeffrey Jones, James Gurney, Phil Hale and more....

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Near Fine, ItsOnlyRocknRoll.com, Huntington, 2003, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 160 pages, Over 300 color photographs, Softcover, wraps, English

A fully illustrated auction catalog featuring 326 lots of Beatles memorabilia. Multiple lots feature Elvis Presley , Bob Dylan , Rolling Stones , Led...

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Jimmy Starr, Starr, Jimmy, Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper: "To Florence, With Best Wishes, Jimmy Starr. May 4, 1944", Near Fine, Murray & Gee, Inc, Hollywood, 1944, 2nd, 8.5 inches, 6 inches, 254 pages, Hardcover, cloth, English

A Hollywood murder mystery by the famous film columnist. This book is from the estate of Dave Stevens (1955-2008) artist and creator of The Rocketeer.

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Warren Beath, Beath, Warren, Near Fine, New York, Grove Press, 1986, 2nd, 9780802131430, 9.25 inches, 6 inches, 206 pages, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: A look into the final hours of Dean's life that led up to his fateful crash on September 30, 1955. Just before sunset on September...

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Caleb Carr, Carr, Caleb, Very Fine/Very Fine, New York, Carroll & Graf Publishers, 2005, 1st, 0786715480, 8.5 inches, 5.75 inches, 266 pages, Hardcover, boards, English

A thrilling Sherlock Holmes adventure by Caleb Carr commissioned by the estate of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. From the publisher: Sherlock Holmes and...

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Michael Dibdin, Dibdin, Michael, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, New York, Pantheon Books, 1978, 1st, 0394500652, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 192 pages, Hardcover, cloth, English

"For fifty years after Dr Watson's death, a packet of papers, written by the doctor himself, lay hidden in a locked box. The papers contained an...

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Col. Bailey C. Hanes, Hanes, Col. Bailey C., Fine, Howell Book House, New York, 1991, 2nd, 9.25 inches, 6.5 inches, xii, 244 pages, black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Gift inscribed: "To Dave, In memory of the greats-- Boris... Jason... & Maxie. Dennis & Kevin Provost 5/21/94". A guide to...

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Hilton Timothy, Timothy, Hilton, Near Fine, Thames and Hudson, New York, 1993, 0500201021, 8.5 inches, 5.75 inches, 216 pages, 178 color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

The works of the Pre-Raphaelites discussed and illustrated with 178 color and black and white illustrations. This book is from the estate of Dave...

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Carol Belanger Grafton, Grafton, Carol Belanger, Fine, New York, Dover Publications, Inc., 1980, 9780486240015, 0486240010, 11.25 inches, 8.25 inches, 144 pages, 577 black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

From the back cover: Ornament is the essence of Art Nouveau. Throughout their two decades of dominance, Art Nouveau artists concentrated on the...

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Very Fine, Graphic Products Corporation, Wheeling, 1989, 2255926034, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 32 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Over 500 examples of 1920s-30s style cartoon art. This book is from the estate of Dave Stevens (1955-2008) artist and creator of The Rocketeer.

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Gerald Martinez, Diana Martinez, Andres Chavez, Martinez, Diana Martinez, Andres Chavez, Gerald, Inscribed by co-author Gerald Martine, Fine, New York, Hyperion/Miramax Books, 1998, 1st, 9780786883776, 0786883774, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 208 pages, color photographs and illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Inscribed by co-author Gerald Martinez: "To Dave, Don't let 'The Man' get you down! Jerry Martinez" From "Superfly" to "Shaft", from "Foxy Brown"...

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