Animation & Film

 
Charles Solomon, Solomon, Charles, Near Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (very light bump to the top corner otherwise Very Fine, one short tear and mild edgewear to dustjacket), Disney Editions, New York, 2014, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.75 inches, 176 pages, over 250 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This book chronicles the making of both the 1959 animated classic (86 pages) and 2014's live-action blockbuster starring Angelina Jolie (64 pages). The book...

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Charles Solomon, Solomon, Charles, Signed by the author and three of the filmmakers, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (tiny bit of rubbing to dustjacket edge), Disney Editions, New York, 2014, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.75 inches, 176 pages, over 250 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This first printing is signed by: Maleficent Director Robert Stromberg  Maleficent Production Designer Dylan Cole  Maleficent...

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Charles Solomon, Solomon, Charles, Signed by the author and three of the filmmakers, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (small scrape to the tail of the spine otherwise Fine, light rubbing to dustjacket edge), Disney Editions, New York, 2014, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.75 inches, 176 pages, over 250 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This first printing is signed by: Maleficent Director Robert Stromberg  Maleficent Production Designer Dylan Cole  Maleficent...

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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, Prestel, New York, 2007, 9783791337708, 12.25 inches, 9.4 inches, 360 pages, 390 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Out of print in all versions, this is the scarcer hardcover edition. A Mint copy still in the publisher's shrinkwrap! The catalogue for the exhibition...

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Bruno Girveau, Girveau, Bruno, Very Good+ in Very Good+ dustjacket (bump to the head of the spine with a 3/16-inch tear, pages lightly bent at the upper corner, otherwise very soun, New York, Prestel, 2007, 1st, 9783791337708, 12.25 inches, 9.4 inches, 360 pages, 390 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Out of print in all versions, this is the scarcer hardcover edition. The catalogue for the exhibition at the Grand Palais in Paris. Original works by...

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Harry Tytle, Tytle, Harry, One of 750 numbered copies signed by the author, Near Fine without dustjacket as issued (light wear and age toning), A.S.A.P. Publishing, Royal Oak, MI, 1997, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, xiv, 242 pages, 5 tipped-in color plates (of drawings by Disney artists) and 22 full-page black & white photographs, illustrated front and rear endpapers, hardcover, cloth with color plate laid on, English

A behind the scenes look at the Disney Studios by "Walt's right hand man." Harry Tytle worked at Disney Studios from 1936 until 1976; for the majority of...

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Harry Tytle, Tytle, Harry, One of 750 numbered copies signed by the author, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, A.S.A.P. Publishing, Royal Oak, MI, 1997, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, xiv, 242 pages, 5 tipped-in color plates (of drawings by Disney artists) and 22 full-page black & white photographs, illustrated front and rear endpapers, hardcover, cloth with color plate laid on, English

A behind the scenes look at the Disney Studios by "Walt's right hand man." Harry Tytle worked at Disney Studios from 1936 until 1976; for the majority of...

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Signed by directors Roger Allers and Jill Culton, co-director Anthony Stacchi, story artists Matt Taylor and Kris Pearn, and visual development artist Marcelo Vignali, Fine, Sony, Culver City, 2006, 1st, 41 inches, 27 inches, color, English

A Teaser One Sheet for Sony Pictures Animation's first feature-length animated film. Signed by directors Roger Allers and Jill Culton, co-director Anthony...

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Simon Braund, Braund, Simon, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, Titan Books (UK), London, 2019, 9781789090321, 12.5 inches, 9.3 inches, 192 pages, color and black & white illustrations throughout, Hardcover, boards, English

From the publisher: A lavish hardback containing Orson Welles' Portfolio, much of which has never been seen before. Orson Welles, famous as an...

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Over the Moon: Illuminating the Journey
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Leonard Maltin, Maltin, Leonard, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, London, Titan Books, 2020, 1st, 9781789096514, 12.25 inches, 10.25 inches, 192 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This is the first feature film directed by legendary Disney animator Glen Keane who has directed the short films Duet and the Academy Award-winning Dear...

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Leonard Maltin, Glen Keane, Maltin, Leonard, Signed by Glen Keane, John Kahrs and Gennie Rim, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, London, Titan Books, 2020, 1st, 978-1-78909-651-4, 12.25 inches, 10.25 inches, 192 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Director Glen Keane, Co-Director John Kahrs and Producer Gennie Rim have autographed this first printing.   Legendary Disney animator Glen Keane...

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Leonard Maltin, Maltin, Leonard, Signed by, Small tear and fold to the bottom edge of the half-title page otherwise Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, London, Titan Books, 2020, 1st, 978-1-78909-651-4, 12.25 inches, 10.25 inches, 192 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Director Glen Keane, Co-Director John Kahrs and Producer Gennie Rim have autographed this first printing.  Legendary Disney animator Glen Keane...

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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, 2010, 1st, 9780615348520, 12.25 inches, 9.3 inches, 116 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

In 2010, the VisDev artists at Walt Disney Animation Studios created this anthology of completely original artwork. Beautiful work by these participating...

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Signed by the artists, VF, 2010, 1st, pictorial boards, English

Signed by 18 participating WDAS artists: Bill Schwab, Daniel Arriega, David Wormersley, Justin Cram, Jeff Turley, James Finch, Kevin Nelson, Lorelay Bove,...

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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Tokyo, PIE International, 2020, 1st, 978-4-7562-5212-8, 10 inches, 7.25 inches, 272 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: The long-awaited complete reference book of Persona 5: the Animation Persona 5: the Animation is an anime television series...

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Pilote - Spécial Valérian
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Near Fine (light shelf wear, bumped corners otherwise Fine) issued without dustjacket, Dargaud, Paris, 2017, 978-2205076905, 11.5 inches, 9.25 inches, 136 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A great Pilote one-shot devoted to Valerian -- featuring creators producing their own Valerian comics: Barral, Bertail, Christophe Blain, Blutch, Bonhomme,...

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Pinocchio
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Pierre Lambert, Lambert, Pierre, Near Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (edges dusty, mild spine sag, moderate wear to dustjacket), Rozay-en-Brie, Demons & Merveilles, 1995, 1st, 9782950781833, 13 inches, 13 inches, 236 pages, 325 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, French

The most lavish book ever made on Disney's second feature film. This sumptuous book features original documents, story boards, character sketches, layouts,...

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Pierre Lambert, Lambert, Pierre, #129 of 460 numbered deluxe copies signed by the author, Very Fine in Fine slipcase, Rozay-en-Brie, Demons & Merveilles, 1995, 1st, 9782950781840, 13 inches, 13 inches, 236 pages, 325 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, French

The deluxe edition of the very first volume in Pierre Lambert's amazing Disney art book series. One of 500 deluxe copies: 40 Hors Commerce copies and...

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Pixar Short Films Postcard Set
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Very Fine, Pixar, Emeryville, 2018, 1st, 7 inches, 5 inches, color

A set of nine color picture postcards featuring the key art/poster art for nine Pixar animated shorts: Bao, The Blue Umbrella, Lou, Piper, Lava, Sanjay's...

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Sharon Gosling, Adam Newell, Gosling, Adam Newell, Sharon, Tiny nick to edge of board, otherwise Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, London, 2014, Titan Books, 1st, 9781783291977, 11 inches, 12 inches, 176 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: A growing nation of genetically evolved apes led by Caesar is threatened by a band of human survivors of the devastating virus...

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Planet of the Apes: The Evolution of the Legend
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Jeff Bond, Joe Fordham, Bond, Joe Fordham, Jeff, Remainder mark on the top edge otherwise Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, Titan Books, London, 2014, 978-1783291984, 13.25 inches, 10.75 inches, 256 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

From the publisher: In 1968 audiences around the world were transported to a world eerily similar to their own, but where apes ruled and mankind was...

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Please Stand by: The Prehistory of Television
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Michael Ritchie, Ritchie, Michael, Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (three-quarter-inch tear to the dustjacket), Woodstock, NY, Overlook Books, 1994, 1st, 9780879515461, 9.5 inches, 7.5 inches, 248 pages, 48 pages of black & white photographs, Hardcover, cloth spine, English

A look back at the rough pioneer beginnings of TV, written by Michael Ritchie (1938 - 2001) film director, producer and writer (The Candidate, Smile, The...

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Daniel Handke, Vanessa Hunt, Handke, Vanessa Hunt, Daniel, Signed by seven contributors to the book, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Disney Editions, New York, 2012, 1st, 14.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 144 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Signed by seven contributors to the book who came to our store in September 2012 for an autographing session for this book. We have been long sold out but...

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Graham Allan, Rebecca Cline, Charlie Price, Allan, Rebecca Cline, Charlie Price, Graham, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Disney Editions, New York, 2020, 9781484747018, 13.5 inches, 11.25 inches, 384 pages, almost 1,900 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Disneyana Fan Club invites the participants of the Holiday Magic at the Disney Parks: Celebrations Around the World from Fall to Winter to a special...


Nancy Beiman, Beiman, Nancy, Signed and dated 2013 by the artist, Near Fine (light shelfwear, very flat, tight, clean), Focal Press, New York, 2013, 9780240818788, 10.125 inches, 7.125 inches, xiv+344 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: Successful storyboards and poignant characters have the power to make elusive thoughts and emotions tangible for audiences. Packed...

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L. Bruce Holman, Holman, L. Bruce, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, A.S. Barnes and Company, Inc., Cranbury, NJ, 1975, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.5 inches, 120 pages, over 100 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

30 pages of history, 30 pages of technique, and 30 pages of filmographies.

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Very Fine, Udon Entertainment, 2013, 1st, 9781926778624, 1926778626, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: The Read or Die anime features the story of Yomiko Readman and the British Library Special Operations Division, a secret group...

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Very Fine in a Fine dustjacket, PIE International, Japan, 2019, 9784756251497, 10.25 inches, 9.9 inches, 160 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: This third book in the background illustration series takes us on a sentimental journey through the scenes of our most cherished...

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John Stanley, Stanley, John, #27 of 200 slipcased hardcover copies signed by the artist, Very Fine/Fine in a Very Fine slipcase., Pacifica, CA, Creatures at Large Press, 1988, 1st, 0940064057, 9.5 inches, 6.5 inches, xxiv, 420 pages, black & white photographs, Hardcover, cloth, English

This is the third revised edition, totally rewritten and updated. This is the only hardcover edition limited to 250 copies, signed, and slipcased...

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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Udon Entertainment, Ontario, 2018, 9781772940770, 11.75 inches, 8.75 inches, 248 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: ROBOTECH is a sweeping science-fiction anime epic in which humans use a vast arsenal of transforming robotic mecha to defend the...

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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Udon Entertainment, 2021, 1st, 9781772940244, 11.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 176 pages, color and black & white illustrations throughout, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Robotech is a sweeping science-fiction anime epic in which humans use a vast arsenal of transforming robotic mecha to defend the Earth against alien...

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Alain Silver, James Ursini, Silver, James Ursini, Alain, Very Fine, Los Angeles, Silman-James Press, 2006, 1st, 978-1879505421, 9.8 inches, 8 inches, 332 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Roger Corman is considered by many to be the king of the B-movie, having directed such films as Bloody Mama, The Last Woman on Earth, "X": The Man with the...

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Noela Hueso, Hueso, Noela, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, London, Titan Books, 2021, 1st, 9781789095128, 10.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, color illustrations throughout, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

You'll be forgiven for thinking Rumble, what's that? Rumble is an animated feature from Paramount. This book features VisDev artwork by Production...

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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, PIE International, Tokyo, 2022, 978-4-7562-5553-2, 9.1 inches, 7.2 inches, 168 pages, over 160 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Character designs and concept art by artist-designers Nal, Koichi, and Ryota Murayama. From the publisher: We'll show you everything behind the scenes...

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Satellitesoda, Book 3
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VF, 2010, 1st, pictorial boards

A full color art sampler from 30 artists at satellitesoda.com. Concept artists, creature designers, animators, illustrators, etc. creating full-color...

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Stefan Kanfer, Kanfer, Stefan, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear to dustjacket), Scribner, New York, 1997, 1st, 9.5 inches, 6.5 inches, 256 pages, 12 color and 46 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, English

From the dustjacket: An intimate and astonishing illustrated history of American animation, its legends, and its legacy. Acclaimed critic and historian...

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Very Fine in box, Burbank, Walt Disney, 1994

A set of four glass champagne flutes commemorating the 1994 opening of the Walt Disney Feature Animation Building on Riverside Drive AKA The Hat Building....

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Fraser MacLean, MacLean, Fraser, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Chronicle, San Francisco, 2011, 1st, 9.75 inches, 11.25 inches, 270 pages, over 400 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A pristine copy of this out of print and quite scarce animation title. From the publisher: The art of animation layout takes center stage for the...

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Fraser MacLean, MacLean, Fraser, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Chronicle, San Francisco, 2011, 2nd, 9.75 inches, 11.25 inches, 270 pages, over 400 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

An out of print and quite scarce animation title. From the publisher: The art of animation layout takes center stage for the first time in this...

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Fraser MacLean, MacLean, Fraser, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (slight bump to the tail of the spine, very slight bumps to the lower tips, spine slightly slanted, otherwise a sharp, new, unread copy), Chronicle, San Francisco, 2011, 1st, 9.75 inches, 11.25 inches, 270 pages, over 400 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

An out of print and quite scarce animation title. From the publisher: The art of animation layout takes center stage for the first time in this...

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Small bump to one corner, Sideshow Collectibles, 2007, 1st, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This is one of Sideshow Collectibles' annual hardcover art books/retrospective catalogs featuring sharp focus, highly detailed, color photography of...

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Sketchtravel - American Edition
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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Chronicle, San Francisco, 2012, 9781452112459, 8.5 inches, 12 inches, 191 pages, color and black & color and black & white illustrationswhite illustrations, Hardcover, decorative boards, English

From Chronicle Books: "Sketchtravel is an artistic journey unlike any other. No editorial project has ever before brought together as many visual...

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Troy Howarth, Howarth, Troy, Very Fine, Baltimore, Midnight Marquee Press, Inc., 2015, 1st, 9781936168507, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 236 pages, color, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: Vol. 1: 1963-1973 Beginning with the release of Mario Bava's THE GIRL WHO KNEW TOO MUCH in 1963, Italian filmmakers developed and...

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Jack Hagerty, Jon C. Rogers, Hagerty, Jon C. Rogers, Jack, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Livermore, ARA Press, 2006, 2nd, 978-0970760401, 11.3 inches, 8.75 inches, 540 pages, over 1000 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the back cover: Spaceflight historian Jack Hagerty chronicles the evolution of the spaceship during the century by examining 75 of them... Jack...

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Special Effects: The History and Technique
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Richard Rickitt, Rickitt, Richard, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, New York, Billboard Books, 2007, 1st, 9780823084081, 0823084086, 12 inches, 9.75 inches, 384 pages, Over 500 color and black and white photographs and illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the dust jacket: Special Effects: The History and Technique offers a lavishly illustrated history of movie magic, covering every major production...

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Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, Marvel, New York, 2017, 9781302902759, 10.75 inches, 11.75 inches, 240 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Go behind the scenes in this new keepsake volume continuing Marvel's popular ART OF THE MOVIE collection! Discover exclusive concept art, production stills...

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Ramin Zahed, Zahed, Ramin, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, Titan Books, London, 2018, 9781785659461, 11 inches, 12.25 inches, 204 pages, color and black & white illustrations throughout, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, the creative minds behind The Lego Movie and 21 Jump Street, bring their unique talents to a fresh...

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Near Fine (some mild shelf wear otherwise Fine), Laurence King Publishing, New York, 2020, 1st, 10.2 inches, 7.6 inches, 240 pages, color illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: Feel like you've seen these movies before? Spoiler Alert celebrates Hollywood film-making in all its formulaic and predictable glory!...

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