Animation & Film

 
Syd Mead, Mead, Syd, Near Fine (light rubbing to the corners, spine faded, spine tight and unbroken, very flat, clean), Oblagon, Pasadena, CA, 2001, 1st, 11.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 176 pages, color and black & white illustrations on every page, softcover, wraps, English

Published in 2001 and long out of print. Industrial design, entertainment design, motion pictures, television, computer game design, fantasy illustrations.

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Syd Mead, Mead, Syd, Limited to 2000 hardcover copies. Signed by the artist., Very Fine/Very Fine, Design Studio Press, Culver City, 2010, 1st, 11.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 176 pages, color and black & white illustrations on every page, Hardcover, boards, English

Syd Mead signed this book for us in person. The is the hardcover edition limited to 2000 copies. And rarely signed. This sequel to 2001's Syd Mead's...

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Digby Diehl, Diehl, Digby, Near Fine (light bump to the back cover, light wear, very flat, tight, clean), St. Martins, New York, 1996, 1st softcover, 12 inches, 9 inches, 256 pages, over 1000 illustrations, most in color, Softcover, wraps, English

The complete history of Tales from the Crypt in comics, film & television. And it includes a never-before-published Jack Davis EC horror story! "The...

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One of 1000 numbered copies., Very Fine, Spiffing Artists, 2010, 1st, 9780956765802, Softcover, wraps, English

An anthology of short comics and art by the amazingly talented artists at Aardman Animations studios, Bristol, who would normally be in a darkened room with...

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Tangled: A Little Golden Book
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Ben Smiley, Victoria Ying, Smiley, Ben, Ying, Victoria, Very Fine, New York, Golden Books, 2010, 8 inches, 6.75 inches, 24 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The Little Golden Book version of Disney's animated feature, Tangled, is illustrated by a Disney visual development artist who worked on the film! Nicely...

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Tex Avery: King of Cartoons
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Joe Adamson, Tex Avery, Adamson, Joe, Avery, Tex, Very Good+ (edges and first and last pages slightly spotted, spine faded, otherwise Fine, very flat, tight, clean), Big Apple Books/Popular Library, New York, 1975, 1st, 10.8 inches, 8.2 inches, 238 pages, over 150 black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

The first book on Tex Avery. Includes long interviews with Tex Avery and Michael Maltese. The Big Apple Film Series, Leonard Maltin General Editor. As...

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Pierre Lambert, Tex Avery, Lambert, Pierre, Avery, Tex, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (edges dusty, slight spine slant, moderate wear to dustjacket), New York, Demons & Marveilles, 1993, 1st, 9782950781802, 13 inches, 10 inches, 224 pages, over 250 color plates, hardcover, cloth, French

A Pierre Lambert production. This deluxe 10" x 13" coffee table book on Avery's MGM years 1942-1955 was the basis for John Canemaker's later volume. This...


Steve Schneider, Schneider, Steve, Very Good+ in Very Good+ dustjacket (small scrape to the top corner, mild toning, interior Fine, dustjacket edges rubbed), Henry Holt, New York, 1988, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.6 inches, 253 pages, over 1000 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Full of behind-the-scenes artwork from Warner Bros. Animation Unit. Model sheets, layouts, backgrounds, animation drawings, sketches, lobby cards, posters...

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Jerry Beck, Beck, Jerry, Fine, issued without dustjacket, San Rafael, CA, Insight Editions, 2010, 2nd 2020, 9781647221379, 6.5 inches, 9 inches, 240 pages, over 400 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: In a world of rascally rabbits, megalomaniacal ducks, and stuttering pigs, what defines greatness? This question was posed to...

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Jerry Beck, Beck, Jerry, Very Fine/Fine, Turner, Atlanta, 1994, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 192 pages, over 300 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

As selected & voted by over 1000 cartoon historians and animation professionals. More than 300 illustrations showcase the 50 greatest animated cartoons...

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Jerry Beck, Beck, Jerry, Very Good+ in Very Good+ dustjacket (upper corners bumped, lower corner lightly bent, "DAVIDSON" written on bottom edge), Turner, Atlanta, 1994, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 192 pages, over 300 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

As selected & voted by over 1000 cartoon historians and animation professionals. More than 300 illustrations showcase the 50 greatest animated cartoons...

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William Stout, Stout, William, Fine (factory folded, unused), Columbia, Los Angeles, 1979, 1st, 41 inches, 27 inches, color

William Stout uses his flair for Mad style comic art to resurrect the crowded madcap movie poster style of artists Jack Davis and Frank Frazetta for this...

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The Ancient Book of Myth and War
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Scott Morse, Lou Romano, Don Shank, Nate Wragg, Morse, Lou Romano, Don Shank, Nate Wragg, Scott, Limited to 2000 copies, Very Fine, Richmond, VA, Red Window / Adhouse Books, 2007, 1st, 9780977471515, 12 inches, 9.25 inches, 80 pages, color, Hardcover, boards, English

Taking their inspiration from the Provensens' 1950s classic children's book, Golden Treasury of Myths & Legends, these four Pixar artist-designers began...

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Scott Morse, Lou Romano, Don Shank, Nate Wragg, Morse, Lou Romano, Don Shank, Nate Wragg, Scott, This copy has an original painting by Scott Morse on the front endpaper signed and inscribed "for Michael", Near Fine with Fine obi band (light rubbing to the corners), Red Window/Adhouse, Emeryville, 2007, 1st, 12 inches, 9.25 inches, 80 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial cloth, English

This copy has an original painting by Scott Morse on the front endpaper signed and inscribed "for Michael." Taking their inspiration from the Provensens'...

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Limited to 2000 copies. This copy is signed by the four artists on the first page, Near Fine (minor rubbing and/or bumping to covers, otherwise a new, unread copy), Scott Morse, Lou Romano, Don Shank, Nate Wragg, Scott Morse, Lou Romano, Don Shank & Nate Wragg, Red Window/Adhouse, 2009, 1st, 12 inches, 9.25 inches, 80 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This copy is signed by all four artists on the first page: Scott Morse, Lou Romano, Don Shank, and Nate Wragg. This collection of paintings by four...

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David Lynch, Lynch, David, Limited to 500 copies, Very Fine, Rotland Press, Detroit, 2022, 1st, 5 inches, 11 inches, 40 pages, black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

Limited to only 500 copies, out of print, and quite hard to find. "The dog who is so angry he cannot move. He cannot eat. He cannot sleep. He can just...

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Graham Webb, Webb, Graham, Near Fine, Jefferson, MacFarland & Company, Inc., 2000, 1st, 0786407288, 10 inches, 7 inches, 634 pages, Hardcover, cloth, English

This is the original first edition of The Animated Film Encyclopedia (covering American Shorts, Features, and Sequences through 1979) and the only hardcover...

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John Canemaker, Mary Blair, Canemaker, John, Blair, Mary, Very Fine in a Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Disney, 2014, 10 inches, 10 inches, 128 pages, over 200 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Filled with concept art, production designs, and storyboards, the original edition of this art book devoted to Disney artist & designer Mary Blair has...


Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Miller-Zarneke, Tracey, Small bump to the top of the spine otherwise Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, London, Titan Books, 2012, 1st, 9781781164150, 10.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, Over 400 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Featuring over 400 pieces of concept art, character designs, storyboards and other art. Out of print . From the Publisher: The Art and Making of...

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Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Miller-Zarneke, Tracey, Small bump to the top of the spine otherwise Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, London, Titan Books, 2012, 1st, 9781781164150, 10.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, Over 400 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Featuring over 400 pieces of concept art, character designs, storyboards and other art. Out of print. From the Publisher: The Art and Making of Hotel...

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Jerry Schulz, Schulz, Jerry, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Titan, London, 2015, 1st, 10 inches, 11 inches, 184 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

For the first time ever, in November 2015, Snoopy, Charlie Brown and the rest of the gang we know and love from Charles Schulz's timeless "Peanuts" comic...

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Jerry Schulz, Schulz, Jerry, Limited to 300 copies, Very Fine/Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, Titan, London, 2015, 1st, 10 inches, 11 inches, 184 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Only 300 copies of this Limited Edition were made, and of those, most went directly to the licensor. Only 50 copies are for sale in North America. ...

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Very Fine, Art Ludique, Le Musee, Paris, 2015, 1st, 9.75 inches, 11.75 inches, 236 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

A profusely illustrated catalog to the 2015-2016 Paris museum exhibition. All text is in both French and English. The museum's description: Art...

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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2017, 9781452166513, 11 inches, 9.5 inches, 128 pages, color and black & white illustrations throughout, Hardcover, boards, English

From the publisher: See the iconic, energetic art of Aardman Animations like never before! The Art of Aardman takes readers on an unforgettable,...

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The Art of Animal Crackers
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Scott Christian Sava, Sava, Scott Christian, Limited to 850 copies, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Stuart Ng Books, Torrance, 2021, 1st, 9.4 inches, 11.3 inches, 156 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

When comic book creator Scott Christian Sava decided he wanted to turn his graphic novel Animal Crackers into an independently produced animated feature...

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Scott Christian Sava, Sava, Scott Christian, One of 100 numbered copies signed by Scott Sava, Tony Bancroft and Carter Goodrich, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Stuart Ng Books, Torrance, 2021, 1st, 9.4 inches, 11.3 inches, 156 pages, over 450 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The Deluxe Edition features: A limited run of 100 signed and numbered copies Signed by Scott Christian Sava, Tony Bancroft and Carter Goodrich...

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Ken Hultgren, Hultgren, Ken, Near Fine (light shelfwear, interior Fine), New York, Dover, 1993, 10.8 inches, 8.3 inches, x, 134 pages, over 700 black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Ken Hultgren was an animator and comic book artist best known for instructing Disney's animators on animal drawing for Bambi. From the publisher: This...

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Bob Thomas, Thomas, Bob, Very Good+ lacking dustjacket (corners and spine ends chipped and worn, mild rubbing to covers, interior very attractive and Fine), Golden Press, New York, 1958, 2nd, 11.25 inches, 8.5 inches, 188 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A classic animation text from 1958! This is the Golden Press edition with pictorial boards (instead of the Simon & Schuster first edition with beige...

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The Art of Assassin's Creed III
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Very Fine/Very Fine, Andy McVittie, McVittie, Andy, Titan Books, 2012, 1st, 9781781164259, Hardcover, boards, English

From the publisher: Assassin’s Creed steps into a brand new era. With intricately detailed environments and finely-honed and evocative historical...

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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Miller-Zarneke, Tracey, Baobab Studios, 2021, 1st, 10.25 inches, 11.5 inches, 160 pages, color and black & white illustrations throughout, Hardcover, cloth, English

Self-published by the independent animation studio. From the publisher: The Art of Baba Yaga takes us deeper into the enchanting world behind the...

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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Jacob Johnston, Johnston, Jacob, Baobab Studios, 2020, 1st, 10.25 inches, 11.3 inches, 200 pages, color and black & white illustrations throughout, Hardcover, cloth, English

Self-published by the independent animation studio, large beautiful artworks throughout. From the publisher: The Art of Baobab Studios takes us behind...

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The Art Of Bee Movie
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Jerry Beck, Ballesteros, Roque, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Chronicle, San Francisco, 2007, 1st, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, over 300 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

Excellent pre-production artwork and design for the DreamWorks film. Foreword by Jerry Seinfield. Out of print. From the publisher: From the comic...

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The Art of Big Hero 6
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Jessica Julius, Julius, Jessica, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2014, 9781452122212, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 168 pages, color, Hardcover, boards, English

From the publisher: Walt Disney Animation Studio's Big Hero 6 is the story of Hiro Hamada, a brilliant robotics prodigy who must foil a criminal plot...

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Jessica Julius, Julius, Jessica, Signed by nine of the filmmakers, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2014, 1st, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 168 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Back in 2014, we organized a crew signing for this book and this is the first time we have had a copy come back to us! This first printing is signed by...

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The Art of Bolt - First Edition
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Mark Cotta Vaz, Vaz, Mark Cotta, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light bump to the two upper corners, light edgewear to dustjacket), San Francisco, Chronicle, 2008, 1st, 9780811865319, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, over 300 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Includes more than 300 pieces of pre-production artwork & designs from the Disney film: storyboards, digital paintings, pencil sketches, character...

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The Art of Bolt - First Printing
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Mark Cotta Vaz, Vaz, Mark Cotta, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light edgewear to dustjacket, spine sunned), San Francisco, Chronicle, 2008, 1st, 9780811865319, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, over 300 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Includes more than 300 pieces of pre-production artwork & designs from the Disney film: storyboards, digital paintings, pencil sketches, character...

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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Dark Horse, Milwaukie, 2019, 978-1-50671-373-1, 12 inches, 8.5 inches, 256 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Illustrations by Tomoya Asano, Akihiko Yoshida, Kosuke Kawamura, Kimitoshi Tsumura, and others. From the publisher: Over 250 pages...

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The Art of Cars 3
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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket issued in publisher’s shrinkwrap , Chronicle, San Francisco, 2017, 978-1-4521-5642-2, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 168 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

Art by Bill Cone, Mike Daley, John Hoffman, Noah Klocek, Scott Morse, Bill Presing, JP Vine, and others. From the Publisher: Pixar Animation Studios...

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The Art of Coco
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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket issued in publisher's shrink wrap, Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2017, 9781452156439, 9 inches, 11 inches, 160 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Pixar is proud to introduce the must-have companion to the vibrant feature film Coco. The creation of Coco's mesmerizing world is...

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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2017, 1st, 9781452156439, 9 inches, 11 inches, 160 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Pixar is proud to introduce the must-have companion to the vibrant feature film Coco. The creation of Coco's mesmerizing world is...

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The Art of Concrete Genie
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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Dark Horse, Milwaukie, 2019, 9781506713427, 11.25 inches, 10.25 inches, 160 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Walk among the mysterious streets of Denska and collect the real pages of artwork behind PixelOpus' endearing video game Concrete...

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The Art of Cuphead
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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Dark Horse, Milwaukie, 2020, 9781506713205, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 264 pages, over 4000 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Cuphead is a 2017 video game developed by Chad and Jared Moldenhauer and StudioMDHR. The game was inspired by the rubber hose style of animation used in...

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The Art of Darksiders
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Joe Madureira, et al., Madureira, et al., Joe, Very Good+ (slight edge wear, glue binding is weakening, but the sewn signatures are sound and holding everything together), Richmond Hill, Ontario, Udon, 2010, 2nd 2011, 9781926778105, 11.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 288 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Out of print. From the publisher: Deceived by the forces of evil into prematurely bringing about the end of the world, WAR - the first Horseman of the...

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Near Fine (mild wear, mild shelfwear, spine tight), Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, 2006, 2nd, 8.75 inches, 11 inches, 244 pages, 550 color illustrations, softcover, French wraps

This is the beautiful full-color catalogue for the largest exhibition of Disney animation artwork in history. Held at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo,...

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The Art of Disneyland
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Jeff Kurtti, Bruce Gordon, Kurtti, Bruce Gordon, Jeff, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (corners sharp, blemish to upper corner of front free endpaper from sticker removal, light rubbing to dustjacket edges), New York, Disney, 2006, 2nd, 1423104595, 13.25 inches, 10.5 inches, xiii, 131 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

A fantastic collection, out of print and very scarce . From the Publisher: In celebration of the Golden Anniversary of Disneyland, and gathered...

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Ramin Zahed, Zahed, Ramin, Signed by the author Ramin Zahed, Fine in Fine dustjacket, London, Titan Books, 2017, 1st, 9781785652905, 10.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 158 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Featuring art by Rune Bennecke, Nate Wragg, and others. From the publisher: From DreamWorks Animation comes a movie event based on the global...

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Drew Struzan, Drew Struzan & David J. Schow, Struzan, Drew, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket , London, Titan Books, 2010, 12.5 inches, 9.25 inches, 160 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

From the publisher: Described by Steven Spielberg as “My favorite movie artist”, Drew Struzan has created some of the most iconic movie...


The Art of Epic
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Very Fine/Very Fine, Bennett, Tara, Titan Books, 2013, 1st, 9781781166970, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: From 20th Century Fox Animation and Blue Sky Studios, the creators of Ice Age and Rio, Epic tells the story of an ongoing battle...

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