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Stanley Kubrick Archives
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Stanley Kubrick, Kubrick, Stanley, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, Cologne, Taschen, 2008, 1st, 978-3-8365-0889-6, 9.9 inches, 13 inches, 544 pages, over 1600 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

After the 12" x 17" First Edition, this is a slightly smaller 10" x 13" edition. It is reduced in size but unabridged with all 544 pages of the first...

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Stanley Kubrick: Interviews
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Gene D. Phillips, Stanley Kubrick, Phillips, Gene D., Kubrick, Stanley, Very Fine, Jackson, Mississippi, University Press of Mississippi, 2001, 3rd, 9781578062973, 9 inches, 6 inches, xxvi, 214 pages, 16 pages of black & white photographs, Softcover, color wraps, English

Kubrick directed 2001, The Shining, Dr. Strangelove, Full Metal Jacket: we have questions and we need answers! From the publisher: The only...

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Star Trek: The Art of the Film
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Mark Cotta Vaz, Vaz, Mark Cotta, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, London, Titan, 2009, 1st, 9781848566200, 12 inches, 9.4 inches, 160 pages, over 400 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The publisher's description: Director J.J. Abrams' new vision of the greatest space adventure of all time, Star Trek features a young, new crew venturing...

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Aaron Harvey, Rich Schepis, Harvey, Rich Schepis, Aaron, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Weldon Owen, San Rafael, CA, 2019, 9781681884219, 9.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 160 pages, color and black & white illustrations throughout, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A deep dive into every episode in the series, filled with production artwork--layouts, storyboards, animation drawings, cels, etc. From the publisher:...

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Paula M. Block, Terry J. Erdmann, Block, Terry J. Erdmann, Paula M., Limited to 120 numbered copies signed by the authors, Very Fine/Very Fine, Abrams, New York, 2013, 1st, 7.375 inches, 5.75 inches, 216 pages, color, Hardcover, boards, English

The 2013 San Diego Comic-Con Limited Edition of 120 numbered copies signed by the authors Paula M. Block and Terry J. Erdmann. Paula M. Block...


Brandon Alinger, Alinger, Brandon, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Chronicle, San Francisco, 2014, 9781452138053, 13.25 inches, 9.75 inches, 232 pages, over 300 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Full page shots of the costumes arranged on mannequins, to concept art, costume design notes, production stills, reference photos and stills of the costumes...

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J.W. Rinzler (ed.), Rinzler (ed.), J.W., Very Fine in Very Fine dust jacket, New York, Abrams, 2013, 9781419707728, 1-4197-0772-8, 12.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 352 pages, 1200 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Foreword by Joe Johnston. Introduction by Nilo Rodis-Jamero. From the publisher: For the first time, Lucasfilm has opened its Archives...

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David West Reynolds, VF/VF, Reynolds, David West, DK Pub, 1999, 1st, 789447010, pictorial boards

"Text and illustrations present characters from episode I of "Star Wars" and the technology they use, including Qui-Gon Jinn and his wrist hologram...

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Russ Manning, Manning, Russ, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, IDW Publishing, San Diego, 2017, 1st, 9 inches, 11.5 inches, 272 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Russ Manning, of Tarzan and Magnus fame, was George Lucas' first choice to helm the Star Wars comic strip. Out of print. This has the Convention Variant...

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Starting Point 1979-1996
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Hayao Miyazaki, Miyazaki, Hayao, Very Fine, Viz Media, San Francisco, 2014, 9781421505947, 9 inches, 6 inches, 464 pages, black & white with 8 pages in color, Softcover, wraps, English

The first of a pair of memoirs in collection form, featuring essays, interviews, and even a brief comic on the history of airline food, from the master...

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Stephen Silver, Silver, Stephen, Inscribed by the artist with a drawin, Near Fine (moderate rubbing to the corners), Simi Valley, Silvertoons Inc., 2006, 1st, 9780974570143, 14 inches, 11 inches, 64 pages, color, Softcover, spiralbound, English

This copy is inscribed by Stephen to a fellow artist, with a drawing: "To Rodolphe, with admiration, Silver" From the artist: 32 sketchbook pages...

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Fine, issued without dustjacket, New York, Disney, 2008, 1st, 9781423107231, 11.25 inches, 13.25 inches, 272 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

The first volume in the Walt Disney Animation Archive Series. Out of print . From the Publisher: The most brilliant story artwork created by Disney...

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Trevor Goring, Joyce Kaskey Goring, Goring, Joyce Kaskey Goring, Trevor, Signed by multiple artists, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Neshannock, PA, Hermes Press, 2021, 1st, 9781613452141, 9.25 inches, 12.5 inches, 302 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

In Stock! Ships Immediately! This storyboard art book features boards by over 80 artists including Tyrus Wong, Mentor Huebner, Sylvain Despretz,...

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Gina McIntyre, McIntyre, Gina, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Del Rey, New York, 2018, 1st, 10.5 inches, 7.5 inches, 224 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

The official behind-the-scenes companion guide to the first two seasons and beyond, featuring exclusive color photos and stunning concept art. Note: This...

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Studio Caricatures 1989-2006
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Very Good+ in Near Fine dustjacket (lower corners bumped and rubbed, several small nicks along the bottom edge, boards are slightly bowed, light dustjacket wear), Walt Disney Animation Studios, Burbank, 2008, 1st, 8.75 inches, 11.25 inches, 152 pages, over 1200 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

A very limited edition published in-house by the Walt Disney Animation Studios in 2008 for the artists in Feature Animation. This is not for the casual...

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Studio Caricatures 1989-2006
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Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear to the edges of the dustjacket), Walt Disney Animation Studios, Burbank, 2008, 1st, 8.75 inches, 11.25 inches, 152 pages, over 1200 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

A very limited edition published in-house by the Walt Disney Animation Studios in 2008 for the artists in Feature Animation. This is not for the casual...

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One of 750 numbered copies signed by Zach Snyder and with an exclusive giclee print signed by the artist Alex Pardee, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase in publisher's original shrinkwrap and shipping box, Zach Snyder, Snyder, Zach, Titan, 2011, 1st, Hardcover, pictorial boards in slipcase, English

From the publisher: From Zack Snyder, the director of 300 and Watchmen, comes Sucker Punch, an epic action fantasy that takes us into the vivid...

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Super 8: An Illustrated History
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Danny Plotnick, Plotnick, Danny, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Los Angeles, Rare Bird Books, 2020, 1st, 9781644280324, 10.25 inches, 10.25 inches, 240 pages, color and black & white photographs, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Super 8: An Illustrated History is a coffee table art book showcasing the history of Super 8 filmmaking. In addition to featuring...

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Sushio The Idol
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Sushio (Toshio Ishizaki), Sushio (Toshio Ishizaki), Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Japan, Pie, 2019, 1st, 9784756249289, 10.2 inches, 8.5 inches, 306 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, Japanese

The famous GAINAX/Studio Trigger artist's first art book!!! This book features Sushio's color illustrations, separated into three sections: Animation...

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Syd Mead, Mead, Syd, Near Fine (light rubbing to the corners otherwise very flat, tight, 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, Very Good+ (moderate rubbing to the corners otherwise very sound, no thumbdents, tight, 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...

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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, 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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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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Michael Barrier, Barrier, Michael, Signed and dated 3/20/07 by the author, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, Univ of Ca Press, Berkeley, 2007, 1st, 9.25 inches, 6.25 inches, xviii, 394 pages, black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, English

Signed and dated in the year of publication by the author, Michael Barrier, noted animation historian and founder/publisher of the fanzine Funnyworld....


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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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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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