Animation & Film

 
Lou Scheimer, Andy Mangels, Scheimer, Andy Mangels, Lou, Very Fine, Raleigh, NC, TwoMorrows Publishing, 2015, 2nd, 978-1-60549-044-1, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 288 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Out of Print. From the publisher: Hailed as one of the fathers of Saturday morning television, Lou Scheimer was the co-founder of Filmation Studios,...

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Alexandre Clérisse, Clérisse, Alexandre, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Toulouse, Milan et Demi, 2016, 1st, 978-2-7459-7814-1, 12.6 inches, 11 inches, 56 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

12 directors hidden in their films! Alexandre Clérisse plays hide-and-seek with cult filmmakers. Tumultuous images depict the landscapes from the...

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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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Robert Kanigher, Kanigher, Robert, Very Good+ (general light wear, clean, binding sound), Cambridge House, New York, 1943, 1st, 7.75 inches, 5.5 inches, ii, 126 pages, softcover, wraps, English

From the legendary golden- and silver age comic book writer and editor Robert Kanigher, a 1943 professional writing book. Kanigher's career as a writer...

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Syd Mead, Mead, Syd, Very Fine, Culver City, Design Studio Press, 2010, 1st, 9781933492483, 11.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 176 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

This sequel to 2001's Syd Mead's Sentury takes up where that book left off and covers the artist's output through 2010: Design, Illustration, Games, Film,...

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The Mousetrap
  $150.00
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Near Fine (corners slightly rubbed, light thumbdents, otherwise flat, clean), Carl Macek & Associates, Yorba Linda, 1970, 1st, 12 inches, 8.75 inches, 74 pages, color and black & white, softcover, spiralbound with cardstock covers, English

The Mousetrap was published in 1937 by Ward Ritchie in a limited numbered edition of 500 for the Disney Studio. It was an unofficial in-house publication...

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Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, Ed Siomacco, Siomacco, Ed, 2017, 1st, 5.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 32 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

A great little ABC book featuring 26 different animals in spacesuits! Alligator, Badger, Cat, Duck...all the way to Zebra! Ed Siomacco is an illustrator,...

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Mickey Mouse: Fifty Happy Years
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David Bain, Bruce Harris, Bain, Bruce Harris, David, Near Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (sharp corners, tight binding, moderate wear to edges of dustjacket), Harmony, New York, 1977, 1st, 11.2 inches, 8.7 inches, 256 pages, Illustrations on every page, with 48 two-color and 80 full-color pages, hardcover, cloth, English

A history and scrapbook of this character in cartoons, comic strips, and merchandising. Storybook re-tellings of three Mickey Mouse films using film...

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The Young Minotaur
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Signed by the artist, Fine, Gabriele Pennacchioli, Pennacchioli, Gabriele, 2008, 1st, 9.35 inches, 8.25 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Short stories told in full page illustrations with a title underneath. Our hero is a brave young sword-wielding minotaur in an epic fantasy world with...

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Cameraworks
  $250.00
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David Hockney, Hockney, David, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Abrams, 1984, 1st, 0394537335, 12.25 inches, 12.25 inches, 287 pages, 117 color plates, 53 black & white text illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The definitive survey of Hockney's fascinating and dizzying photocollages created during the years 1981-1983. 117 color plates and 53 black & white text...

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William Stout, Stout, William, #592 of 1000 copies signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, Bantam, New York, 1981, 1st, 11.5 inches, 9 inches, 160 pages, 76 color, over 90 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, leather, English

Signed & Numbered Slipcased Hardcover edition of Stout's classic 1981 volume: "the book that started the dinosaur renaissance." Profusely illustrated.

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Airshow
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Philip Castle, Castle, Philip, Near Fine (slight cover wear, tight, bright, clean), Surrey, Paper Tiger, 1989, 1st, 978-1850280453, 11.75 inches, 8.25 inches, 141 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

From 1989, Philip Castle's second art book with plenty of his trademark slick shiny warplanes, vintage and modern, and pin-up angels flying through blue...

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Michel Gagne, Gagne, Michel, One of 1000 numbered copies signed by the artist., Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (lightly rubbed), Burbank, Gagne International, 2000, 1st, 0-9666404-2-X, 11.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 32 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Gagne's third book. One of 1000 numbered copies signed by the artist. A sophisticated and mystical tale that will definitely give you something to think...

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Shunya Yamashita, Yamashita, Shunya, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Japan, 2008, 1st, 11.75 inches, 8.4 inches, 128 pages, color, softcover, wraps, Japanese

Yamashita is a video game character designer & illustrator in the mold of Hyung-tze Kim and Hakua Ugetsu but Yamashita's art is softer and cuter. He is...

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Rick Goldschmidt, Rankin/Bass, Goldschmidt, Rick, Rankin/Bass, Very Fine, Miser Bros. Press, Bridgeview, IL, 1997, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, viii, 176 pages, over 500 illustrations, 8 pages in color, softcover, wraps, English

A pristine first printing of this out of print book. From the publisher: Arthur Rankin and Jules Bass are best-known for producing some of the most...

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Near Fine (mild wear to covers, interior Fine), Belier Press, New York, 1978-79, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 96 pages, over 500 black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

"Devoted to the photographs of non-professional models and photographers which were sold through mail-order by the late Irving Klaw. Over 260 vintage black...

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Burne Hogarth, Hogarth, Burne, Inscribed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Watson-Guptill, New York, 1981, 2nd printing 1985, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 160 pages, 224 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Hogarth's fifth instruction book. Inscribed by the artist on the half-title page: "For / Stuart / Best thoughts! / Burne Hogarth / Apr. 91" Hogarth...

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Fusion Junction
  $75.00
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Fine, Josh Middleton, Eric Canete, et al, Middleton, Eric Canete, et al, Josh, ABDOTC, 2006, 1st, 0978542908, 10.5 inches, 7.5 inches, 124 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

"A Collection of Contemporary Character Art" with equal helpings of Americans Josh Middleton and Eric Canete and South Koreans Nox and Maggi. Out-of-print.

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David Hartman, Hartman, David, Fine, Sideshow Monkey, Simi Valley, 2006, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 128 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

David Hartman's only sketchbook. Clearly a horror fan, his imaginative illustrations are full of zombies, ghouls, and other monsters, but they all share a...

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Yoji Shinkawa, Shinkawa, Yoji, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (previous owner's name lined out in black marker on the top edge otherwise Fine), Tokyo, Konami / Softbank, 2002, 1st, 978-4775300657, 11.75 inches, 8.3 inches, 180 pages, over 500 color illustrations, softcover, wraps

Over 500 color and black & white illustrations by Yoji Shinkawa. Contents: Official Illustrations, Part 1 Concept Illustrations, Part 1...

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Jody Duncan, Stan Winston, Duncan, Jody, Winston, Stan, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (lower corners bumped, interior Fine), Titan, London, 2006, 1st, 12.25 inches, 10.5 inches, 336 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The complete history of special effects house Stan Winston Studio. Packed with previously unpublished sketches, production art, and photographs. Foreword by...


The Art of Steamboy
  $400.00
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Katsuhiro Otomo, Otomo, Katsuhiro, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Kodansha, Tokyo, 2004, 1st, 10.7 inches, 11.9 inches, 272 pages, over 500 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards

A collection of artwork from the production of Steamboy, Katsuhiro Otomo's 2004 animated film, his second major anime release, following Akira.  Ten...

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Mark Cotta Vaz, Craig Barron, Vaz, Craig Barron, Mark Cotta, Missing the CD otherwise Fine in Fine dustjacket, Chronicle, San Francisco, 2002, 1st, 10.4 inches, 12 inches, 290 pages, over 400 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The first book devoted to the art of matte painting. Over 400 color illustrations. Introduction by George Lucas. In Fine condition (light shelfwear...

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Peter Bialobrzeski, Bialobrzeski, Peter, Near Fine, Berlin, Hatje Cantz Publishers, 2004, 1st, 978-3775713948, 9.6 inches, 12 inches, 112 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

"In Neon Tigers, I merge the seven Asian cities of Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Jakarta, Singapore, and Shenzhen into a virtual megatropolis....

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Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Miller-Zarneke, Tracey, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (previous owner's name lined out in black marker on the top edge and the front free endpaper otherwise only light shelfwear), San Rafael, Insight, 2008, 1st, 978-1-933784-57-1, 10.25 inches, 11.4 inches, 192 pages, over 250 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A sought-after out-of-print title. From the publisher: Enthusiastic and a little clumsy, Po is the biggest fan of kung fu around... but his girth is...

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A Nostalgic Look at Bettie Page
  $25.00
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Fine, Eros Publishing, Wilmington, 1976, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 60 pages, over 250 photographs, Softcover, color wraps, English

This 1976 one shot, featuring over 250 photographs, predates the first appearance of Dave Stevens' Rocketeer in 1982 which would introduce Bettie Page to a...

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Ian Lambot, Greg Girard, Lambot, Ian, Girard, Greg, Very Good+ (light bump to upper corner, mild creasing to spine, mild shelfwear, previous owner's name lined out in black marker on the first page), Watermark, Surrey, 1993, 6th printing 2003, 10.75 inches, 10.75 inches, 216 pages, over 320 color photographs, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the publisher: Girard and Lambot spent four years exploring the notorious Walled City of Kowloon (Hong Kong), before it's final clearance in 1992....

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Phantom Shanghai
  $240.00
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Greg Girard, Girard, Greg, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light shelfwear), Toronto, Magenta Publishing for the Arts, 2007, 2nd, 978-0973973914, 10.5 inches, 13 inches, 224 pages, 130 color photographs, Hardcover, cloth, English

Phantom Shanghai, with a foreword by William Gibson, is a portrait of Shanghai as the city transformed itself in the first years of the 21st Century....

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Studio Image 2 - Signed 1st
  $175.00
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Syd Mead, Mead, Syd, Signed by the artist, Near Fine (mild surface wear otherwise new and unread), Oblagon, Los Angeles, 1989, 1st, 11.5 inches, 16.5 inches, 40 pages, 55 color and 28 black & white, softcover, wraps, English

We bought this file copy directly from Syd Mead who kindly signed it on the first page! An oversize portfolio of artwork by Mead. The selection...

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Mathieu Lauffray, Lauffray, Mathieu, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Soleil, Toulon, 2004, 1st, 11.25 inches, 11 inches, 168 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards

This French artist may be best known in the United States for his cover paintings for Dark Horse's Star Wars comics. This is an art book devoted to his...

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Forrest J. Ackerman, Ackerman, Forrest J., Inscribed by the author, Near Fine (mild wear to edges of the cover, flat tight, bright), Imagine, Inc., Pittsburgh, PA, 1986, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 152 pages, over 150 black & white illustrations plus 16 pages in color, Softcover, color wraps, English

Inscribed by the author on the title page: "Gaor To/Roy & Dela/Forry Ackerman". Roy & Dela White were prominent Edgar Rice Burroughs collectors and...

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Fine, Bradbury, Ray, Ray Bradbury, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 3 pages, English

Ray Bradbury Autograph Collection Group of 3 (1988-93). The celebrated author of Fahrenheit 451, The Martian Chronicles, The Illustrated Man, and many more...

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Darren Quach, Quach, Darren, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Culver City, Design Studio Press, 2014, 1st, 978-1-62465-015-4, 5 inches, 8.5 inches, 128 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Darren Quach is a Los Angeles–-based concept designer who has contributed his creativity to numerous video games, including Hawken,...

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Eliott Lilly, Lilly, Eliott, Very Fine, Design Studio Press, Culver City, CA, 2015, 978-1-62465-020-8, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 144 pages, color and black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

Do you dream of becoming a concept artist in the video game industry but don't know where to start? The Big Bad World of Concept Art for Video Games: An...

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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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Very Fine, Art Ludique, Le Musee, Paris, 2015, 1st, 11 inches, 9 inches, 228 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps

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

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Jean-Baptiste Thoret, Bruno, Thoret, Jean-Baptiste, Bruno, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Brussels, Le Lombard, 2016, 1st, 9782803636945, 7.75 inches, 5.5 inches, 96 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Bruno illustrates this 70-page comic book history of "The New Hollywood. From Easy Rider to Apocalypse Now." A volume in "The Little BD-teque of...

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Bernard Seret, Julien Sole, Seret, Bernard, Sole, Julien, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Brussels, Le Lombard, 2016, 1st, 9782803635009, 7.75 inches, 5.5 inches, 88 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Julien Sole created an entire sketchbook about sharks, so he was a natural choice to render this lively illustrated lecture by a world renown shark...

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Trolls Little Golden Book
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Mary Man-Kong, Priscilla Wong, Man-Kong, Mary, Wong, Priscilla, Very Fine, Golden Books, New York, 2016, 9780399558931, 8 inches, 6.5 inches, 24 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Priscilla Wong, a designer and VisDev artist on the film, illustrates this adaptation.Fun-loving Poppy and despondent Branch join forces to save their...

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without a dustjacket, David Pimentel, Pimentel, David, David Pimentel, 2010, 1st, 12 inches, 9 inches, 100 pages, 140 black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

David Pimentel was a story artist at Disney and Dreamworks and most recently Head of Story on Moana. He is currently co-directing the animated feature...

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The Art of the Jungle Book
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Ellen Wolff, Wolff, Ellen, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, San Rafael, Insight Editions, 2016, 9781608877911, 1608877914, 10.25 inches, 11.5 inches, 156 pages, color photographs and illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Beautifully designed and packed with behind-the-scenes details, The Art of The Jungle Book provides an in-depth look at Disney's...

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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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Dr. Seuss, Mel Crawford, Seuss, Dr., Crawford, Mel, Very Fine, Golden Books, New York, 2000, 9780375827211, 8 inches, 6.75 inches, 24 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A re-issue of the 1950 children's picture book based upon the UPA short written by Dr. Seuss.

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Dennis R. Shealy, Craig Kellman, Shealy, Dennis R., Kellman, Craig, Very Fine, Golden Books, New York, 2016, 9780399554810, 8 inches, 6.75 inches, 24 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Renowned character designer Craig Kellman illustrates the very characters he designed in this adaptation of the film. Based on Illumination Entertainment...

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Jane Werner, Milt Banta, John Ushler, Werner, Jane, Banta, John Ushler, Milt, Very Fine, New York, Golden Books, 2016, 1st thus, 9780736436335, 8 inches, 6.5 inches, 24 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Join Mickey and Donald as they travel through the far-reaches of space. A new reprinting of the beloved 1952 classic. Illustrated by Milt Banta &...

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Moana Little Golden Book
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Laura Hitchcock, Griselda Sastrawinata-Lemay, Hitchcock, Laura, Sastrawinata-Lemay, Griselda, Very Fine, Golden Books, New York, 2016, 9780736436038, 8 inches, 6.5 inches, 24 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Griselda Sastrawinata-Lemay, a VisDev artist on the film and half of Griz and Norm ( 100 Tuesday Tips ), illustrates this Little Golden Book adaptation....

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Fanfare #3
  $20.00
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NF, 1980, 1st, Softcover, wraps

Will Elder's movie poster art. Polish sculptor Szukalski. Japanese TV animation.

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Emily Haynes, Haynes, Emily, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2016, 9781452153155, 9.75 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Featuring artwork by Shannon Tindle, Kent Melton, Lou Romano, Joe Moshier, Ean McNamara, Jesse Aclin, Chris Butler, Trevor Dalmer, others. From the back...

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