Animation & Film

 
Phil Szostak, Szostak, Phil, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Abrams, New York, 2018, 1st, 10.75 inches, 11.8 inches, 256 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: The Art of Solo: A Star Wars Story reveals, for the first time, the design evolution of each new fantastical set, otherworldly...

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Sylvia Anderson, Anderson, Sylvia, Near Fine (mild rubbing to the corners, light wear to the covers, very flat, tight, clean), Hermes Press, Neshannock, PA, 2007, 1st, 12 inches, 12 inches, 176 pages, over 200 color and black & white photographs, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: Hermes Press proudly announces the publication of the definitive behind-the-scenes history of the great British Sci-fi television...

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Star Wars: The Classic Newspaper Comics, Vol. 3
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Archie Goodwin, Al Williamson, Goodwin, Archie, Williamson, Al, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, IDW Publishing, San Diego, 2018, 1st, 9 inches, 11.5 inches, 272 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. From the publisher: Written by Archie Goodwin and Illustrated by Al Williamson WINNER OF THE EISNER AWARD FOR BEST ARCHIVAL COMIC...

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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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The Art of VIVO
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Ramin Zahed, Zahed, Ramin, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, New York, Harry N. Abrams, 2021, 1st, 9781419747502, 9.75 inches, 11.75 inches, 224 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The official behind-the-scenes companion book gives readers a behind-the-scenes look at VIVO, the first-ever musical from Sony Pictures Animation, including...

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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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Roy Thomas, Mike Mignola, Thomas, Roy, Mignola, Mike, 1, Very Fine, IDW Publishing, San Diego, 2019, 1st, 10.2 inches, 6.7 inches, 136 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Collects Dracula #1-4 from 1992. Art by Mike Mignola. Inks by John Nyberg. Updated with all-new colors! New cover by Mignola! Plus 16 pages of Mignola's...

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The Art of The Addams Family
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Ramin Zahed, Zahed, Ramin, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, London, Titan Books, 2019, 1st, 9781789092752, 10.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 156 pages, color illustrations throughout, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: The official art book for the animated movie The Addams Family. Based on the famous New Yorker creations of Charles Addams, this...

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Bobby Chiu, Kei Acedera, Chiu, Kei Acedera, Bobby, Near Fine (covers rubbed, very flat, tight, clean), Imaginism Studios, North York, ON, 2006, 1st, 10 inches, 7 inches, 72 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

Sketches, drawings, and color illustrations by artists Chiu and Acedera in a variety of media. Plus The Making of the Cover Painting - Tutorial by Bobby...

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Joe Alves: Designing Jaws
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Dennis L. Prince, Prince, Dennis L., Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, London, Titan Books, 2019, 1st, 9781789091014, 10.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 198 pages, color illustrations throughout, Hardcover, boards, English

How many books are there about production designers? Here's a swell one. From the publisher: Joe Alves: Designing JAWS provides the production...

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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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The Art of Inside Out
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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2015, 9781452135182, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 176 pages, color, Hardcover, boards, English

This book is filled with incredible artwork, much of it from the "blue sky" period of the development. And as a fan of the drawings of Ronnie del Carmen,...

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Frank Tashlin
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Very Good+ (moderate wear), Claire Johnston, Paul Willemen, Frank Tashlin, Johnston, Paul Willemen, Claire, Tashlin, Frank, Edinburgh Film Festival / Screen, 1973, 1st, 6.5 inches, 6 inches, 152 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

The first monograph devoted to animation and live action director Frank Tashlin (1913 - 1972). A career tribute and study released for the Edinburgh Film...

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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, 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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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Dark Horse, Milwaukie, 2021, 9781506720463, 12.3 inches, 9.3 inches, 216 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This full-color hardcover artbook showcases the third and fourth seasons of the animated science-fiction adventures of everyone's favorite alcoholic...

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Miwa Shirow, Shirow, Miwa, Very Fine, Pie International, Tokyo, 2020, 9784756252968, 9.1 inches, 7.2 inches, 304 pages, color illustrations throughout, Softcover, wraps, English

Shirow Miwa is a Japanese manga artist and illustrator. He is well known for his manga DOGS / BULLETS & CARNAGE which is serialized in the manga...

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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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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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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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Jessica Julius, Julius, Jessica, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2018, 1st, 9781452163680, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 168 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A sharp first printing. Artwork by Cory Loftis, Ami Thompson, Matthias Lechner, Mingjue Helen Chen, Jeff Merghart, Paul Felix, Jim Martin, Kevin...

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The Disney Monorail: Imagineering a Highway in the Sky
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Jeff Kurtti, Vanessa Hunt, Paul Wolski, Kurtti, Vanessa Hunt, Paul Wolski, Jeff, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (very light wear to the dustjacket), New York, Disney Editions, 2020, 2nd, 9781484737675, 9.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 208 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, boards, English


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The Great Movie Cartoon Parade
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John Halas and David Ryder, VG (light crease to back cover otherwise only mild shelfwear), Halas and David Ryder, John, Bounty, 1976, 1st US, wraps

An international survey of cartoon characters. Notes by David Ryder, Introduction by John Halas.

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The Great Cartoon Stars
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Denis Gifford, NF/VG, Gifford, Denis, Jupiter, 1979, 1st, cloth

An encyclopedia of animated cartoon characters, including British film and TV, and fully illustrated with rare and wonderful images.

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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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The Art of Iron Man 2
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Fine, lacking the slipcase, Jon Barber, Barber, Jon, Marvel Books, 2011, 9780785143208, 0785143203, 10.25 inches, 11.5 inches, 208 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Hundreds of pieces of concept and production art from the breakout hit film.

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The Art of John Alvin
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Andrea Alvin, John Alvin, Alvin, Andrea, Alvin, John, Very Fine/Very Fine, Titan Books, London, 2014, 1st, 12.5 inches, 9.25 inches, 160 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, boards, English

From the publisher: John Alvin's movie poster art is among the most iconic of the last 40 years, from Disney films such as Beauty and the Beast and...

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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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Animals Real and Imagined
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Terryl Whitlatch, Whitlatch, Terryl, Very Fine, Design Studio Press, Culver City, 2010, 9781933492926, 9 inches, 11 inches, 160 pages, over 300 color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Terryl is a graduate of and now instructor at the Academy of Art University where she teaches Wildlife Illustration and Creature Design. This book features...

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Stephen Silver, Silver, Stephen, Very Fine, Design Studio Press, Culver City, 2017, 9781624650345, 9 inches, 12 inches, 248 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Stephen's brand new instructional book! From the back cover: The Silver Way: Techniques, Tips and Tutorials for Effective Character Design by Stephen...

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William Stout, Stout, William, Signed and dated 2000 by the artist, 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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Here They Are
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Ardra Wavle, Wavle, Ardra, Very Good (corners and spine ends worn, covers rubbed, but interiors nice), Boston, D. C. Heath, 1940, 8.5 inches, 6.25 inches, vi, 56 pages, 57 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial cloth, English

Primer stories of Donald, Mickey, Minnie, and Pluto: "Here They Are," "Down the Road," "The Rabbit," "The Bumble Bee," "Balloons," and "The Big Wind." With...

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Eliott Lilly, Lilly, Eliott, Fine, Culver City, CA, Design Studio Press, 2017, 1st, 978-1624650369, 8.5 inches, 11 inches, 124 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Are you ready to begin your career as a concept artist in the video game industry but don't know where to start? The Big Bad World of Concept Art for...

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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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David Bossert, Bossert, David, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Los Angeles, Old Mill Press, 2018, 1st, 978-1732602007, 8.75 inches, 11.25 inches, 136 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Kem Weber (1889-1960), a well-known mid-century architect, was part of the distinctive West Coast modernism movement that helped shaped the relaxed...

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Inscribed by Matt Gaser and Pat Presley with drawings, Very Fine, Culver City, Design Studio Press, 2013, 1st, 978-1-933492-70-4, 9 inches, 11 inches, 160 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Inscribed by Matt Gaser and Pat Presley with drawings. Featured artists include Christian Alzmann, David Le Merrer, Jackson Sze, Justin Ridge, Kilian...

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The Art of Pernille Orum
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Pernille Orum, Orum, Pernille, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Worcester, 3dtotal Publishing, 2020, 1st, 9781912843152, 10.5 inches, 8.7 inches, 156 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Pernille's first hardcover collection. This new book has no overlap with the artwork in her self-published art books: Blush and Coral! From the...

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Near Fine (light wear to the covers, otherwise Fine, no thumbdents, very flat, tight, clean), Sotheby's, New York, 1995, 1st, 10.7 inches, 8.25 inches, 160 pages, over 256 color illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

Sotheby's auction of animation cels and production backgrounds from the Disney animated film. 256 lots described & fully illustrated in color....

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Bill Plympton, Plympton, Bill, Very Fine, New York, Bill Plympton, 1996, 1st, 0965207501, 10.75 inches, 8.25 inches, 80 pages, black & white with 32 pages in color, Softcover, wraps, English

"...here readers and fans, are my best sex toons from the 70s and 80s." Out of print. Animation cartoonist extraordinaire Bill Plympton cartoons for...

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Joan Rock Clokey, Joe Clokey, Art Clokey, Clokey, Joe Clokey, Joan Rock, Clokey, Art, Scuffing to the back cover otherwise Fine, issued without dustjacket, Mount Laurel, NJ, Dynamite Entertainment, 2017, 1st, 9781524104344, 11.25 inches, 10 inches, 300 pages, over 300 color photographs, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Clay animated superstar Gumby has made an indelible impact on our culture and continues to enchant and entertain generations....

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Limited to 1000 copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Gustavo Duarte, Duarte, Gustavo, 2017, 1st, 10 inches, 7.25 inches, 32 pages, two-color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps

Gustavo's self-published comic book, "Não Acredite em Gnomos" (translation: "Don't Believe in Gnomes"), is a 22-page horror story told entirely...

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John Canemaker, Winsor McCay, Canemaker, John, McCay, Winsor, Near Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (corners lightly bumped, interior soun, Abrams, New York, 2005, 1st revised printing, 12.3 inches, 10.5 inches, 272 pages, 40 color and 190 black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

An illustrated biography of the comic strip creator and animator. Introduction by Maurice Sendak. Out of print. From the publisher: This volume is...

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John Canemaker, Otto Messmer, Canemaker, John, Messmer, Otto, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (Universal Cartoon Studios business card affixed to the front end paper, light rubbing to dustjacket), Pantheon, New York, 1991, 1st, 9.5 inches, 8.25 inches, xi, 178 pages, over 200 illustrations with 8 pages in color, hardcover, cloth spine, English

The story of Otto Messmer, Pat Sullivan and Felix the Cat, the wonderful wonderful cat. From the dustjacket: Handsomely illustrated - with more than...

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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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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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Carl Macek, Macek, Carl, Very Good+ (spine faded, slight stain to cover, page edges slightly toned, light thumbdents, binding and interior very sound, flat, tight, clean), New York, New York Zoetrope, 1981, 1st, 0918432383, 9.25 inches, 7.5 inches, 128 pages, 90 color and over 100 black & white illustrations, softcover, color wraps, English

The making of the 1981 animated feature. Storyboards, layouts, cel setups and model sheets are accompanied by behind-the-scenes commentary explaining the...

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Mirrormask
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Dave McKean, VF/VF, Gaiman, Neil, McKean, Dave, Review, 2005, 1st, boards

"The illustrated film script of the motion picture from the Jim Henson Company." The full original screenplay by Gaiman illustrated with over 1700...

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Jane Livingston, NF/Fine (a bit of sag to the heavy text block otherwise Fine), Livingston, Jane, Thomasson Grant, 1988, 2nd, cloth

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