Animation & Film

 
Fine, Ryan Lang, Lang, Ryan, 2015, 1st, 10 inches, 8.5 inches, 56 pages, over 100 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

This is a compilation of wonderful digital paintings of characters from comics, film, and TV. Plus, Ryan includes very detailed step-by-step...

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Mark Salisbury, Salisbury, Mark, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Disney Editions, 2012, 1st, 9781423141860, 9.25 inches, 11.75 inches, 208 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Production photos and concept art from the film. Frankenweenie is about a clever, quiet, scientifically minded boy named Victor, who lives in the...

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Eric Goldberg, Goldberg, Eric, Near Fine (light bump to the lower corner,very slight shelfwear, new, unread) with unopened CD pouch, Los Angeles, Silman-James Press, 2008, 2nd, 978-1-879505-97-1, 10 inches, 8 inches, 240 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps, English

A new, unread book and CD. Later printings did not include the CD. From the publisher: Character Animation Crash Course! is a veritable Genie's lamp...

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Jeff Kurtti, Kurtti, Jeff, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear to the extremities otherwise new and unread), New York, Disney Editions, 2020, 1st, 978-1368018739, 13.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 192 pages, over 350 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A re-issue of this long out of print, much sought after animation book, now with additional visual development artwork. Mulan was the first feature...

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Where is Dead Zero?
  $75.00
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Signed by the editor and contributor Jeff Ranjo with a drawing, Very Fine, Jeff Ranjo (ed.), Ranjo (ed.), Jeff, 2012, 1st, 9780615702063, 9 inches, 6 inches, 152 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Signed by the editor and contributor Jeff Ranjo with a drawing. The out-of-print third full-color comics anthology self-published by Walt Disney...

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Ray Harryhausen, Tony Dalton, Ray Harryhausen, Harryhausen, Tony Dalton, Ray, Harryhausen, Ray, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (upper corners lightly bumped otherwise Fine), Watson-Guptill, New York, 2008, 1st, 11.6 inches, 10 inches, 240 pages, over 1000 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Out of print. From the back cover: Completes the trilogy that began with Ray Harryhausen: An Animated Life and continued with The Art of Ray...

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The Art of Toy Story 3
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Charles Solomon, Solomon, Charles, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2010, 3rd, 9.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 176 pages, over 250 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

Strangely out of print. Over 250 pieces of concept art from Toy Story 3: storyboards, color keys, reference photos and much more!

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Ted Sennett, Bill Hanna, Joe Barbara, Sennett, Ted, Hanna, Joe Barbara, Bill, Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (mild edgewear to the dustjacket, spine sunned), New York, Viking Studio Books, 1989, 1st, 9780670829781, 0670829781, 11.5 inches, 11.5 inches, xviii, 272 pages, color illustrations throughout, hardcover, cloth, English

A coffee table art book chronicling the history of animation director-producers Bill Hanna and Joseph Barbera. Includes Tom & Jerry, Yogi Bear, The...

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Amid Amidi, Amidi, Amid, With an illustrated bookplate signed by the artist William Joyce, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear), San Francisco, Chronicle, 2005, 1st, 978-0811845496, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, color, hardcover, boards, English

Pre-production artwork & design from the Blue Sky Studios film. Preface by William Joyce. Foreword by Chris Wedge. Artwork by William Joyce, Michael...

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Signed by 4 contributing artist, VF, Design Studio Press, 2010, 1st, 9781933492940, wraps

This is a fantastic collection of the personal artwork of 49 DreamWorks Animation Art Directors, Character Designers, Production Designers, and Visual...

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The Art of Tomb Raider
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Limited to 2000 copies, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, Campbell, Dreams and Visions Press, 2009, 1st, 978-0-9791580-1-8, 10 inches, 13.5 inches, 544, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A fascinating if obsessive examination into the creation of a game. Characters, props, creatures, environments. It's all here. The Art of Tomb Raider is...

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The Art of Guild Wars 2
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Ree Soesbee, Soesbee, Ree, Near Fine (covers lightly scuffed, slight wear to corners, small bump to top of spine, interior Fine), NCSoft, Bellevue, WA, 2009, 9780578026985, 9.125 inches, 11.625 inches, 128 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the foreword: It is with a great deal of appreciation for all art-loving gamers that our team has assembled this collection of illustrations as a...

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Leslie Cabarga, Fleischer Studio, Cabarga, Leslie, Fleischer Studio, Near Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (one corner lightly bumped, several small tears along dustjacket edges), Nostalgia Press, New York, 1976, 1st, 11.2 inches, 8.6 inches, 184 pages, over 300 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The only history of the Fleisher Studio. Profusely illustrated with so much rare material that it is a virtual scrapbook of Fleisher Studio artwork. Koko,...

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The Official Art of 2010
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Syd Mead, George Jensen,, Mead, George Jensen,, Syd, Near Fine (moderate horizontal crease to the spine, light bump to the top of the spine, otherwise Fine-Very Fine, very flat, tight, clean), New York, Wallaby, 1984, 1st, 00671543369, 10 inches, 7 inches, 96 pages, black & white illustrations, softcover, color wraps

Quite scarce design book for the 1984 film directed by Peter Hyams. A fully illustrated, behind-the-scenes look at the early stages and evolution of...

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John E. Petty, Grey Smith, Petty, Grey Smith, John E., Very Fine, Ivy Press, Dallas, 2009, 9781599673318, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 310 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Out of print. From the publisher: For decades, movie-going audiences thrilled to the adventures of their favorite heroes, as they watched these...

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Jennifer Bass and Pat Kirkham, Saul Bass, Bass and Pat Kirkham, Jennifer, Bass, Saul, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket issued in publisher's shrinkwrap, Laurence King, London, 2011, 9781856697521, 11.75 inches, 10.5 inches, 440 pages, 1484 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

From the publisher: This is the first book to be published on one of the greatest American designers of the 20th century, who was as famous for his work...

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Fine, issued without dustjacket, Ape Pen Publishing, Riverside, CA, 2005, 2nd, 8.75 inches, 11.25 inches, 174 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, leather, English

To commemorate Disneyland's Golden Anniversary, a collection of vintage photographs by veteran news photographer Mell Kilpatrick, narrative tributes from a...

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The Art of Monsters vs. Aliens
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Linda Sunshine, Sunshine, Linda, Fine/Near Fine (light shelf wear to dustjacket), Newmarket, New York, 2009, 1st, 10.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 192 pages, over 400 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The artbook for one of the best features to come out of Dreamworks Animation. Over 400 illustrations: concept art, storyboards, character designs, color...

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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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Patrick Brion, Brion, Patrick, Inscribed by the author with a long message on the half-title page, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (two short tears to rear hinge, mild shelfwear), Chene, Paris, 1987, 1st, 12.5 inches, 10.2 inches, 212 pages, over 800 color illustrations, hardcover, boards, French

The original version of "the quintessential tribute to Tom and Jerry. In French. Published in France three years before the American edition. A deluxe...

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Dini, Timm, Dini, Timm, Fine, Racine, WI, Golden Books, 1996, 12 inches, 10.5 inches, 28 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A very sharp copy of this scarce picture story book. Especially scarce in this condition--most copies having been played with by children! Written by...

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Alice au Pays des merveilles
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Pierre Lambert, Lambert, Pierre, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, Paris, Huginn & Muninn, 2020, 1st, 9782364806443, 11.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 240 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

In stock now! Pierre Lambert's latest Disney Animation art book following Sleeping Beauty, The Jungle Book, Snow White, and Bambi. Like those...

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Adi Granov, Limited to 200 numbered copies, Very Fine in Very Fine folder, Granov, Adi, 2018, 1st, 8.25 inches, 5.75 inches

Six 8.25 x 5.75 double-sided color plates (color images on both sides) in a folder embossed and printed on both sides and the artist's business card mounted...

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Terry Gilliam, Gilliam, Terry, Near Fine (moderate yellowing to the edges, very light wear, very flat, tight, clean), Methuen, New York, 1978, 1st American, 12 inches, 9 inches, 96 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

A very sharp copy of Terry Gilliam's primer on "The Wonderful World of Animation." Gilliam explains the fundamentals of cut-out animation starting with a...


Gary Russell, Russell, Gary, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Boston, Houghton Mifflin, 2003, 1st, 0-618-33130-1, 11.25 inches, 9 inches, 192 pages, 600 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. From the publisher: This official, fully authorized book includes pencil sketches by Alan Lee and John Howe, costume designs by...

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Jonathan Bresman, Bresman, Jonathan, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, Del Rey Books, New York, 1999, 1st, 12.1 inches, 9.4 inches, 224 pages, color, Hardcover, cloth spine, English

Art by Doug Chiang, Iain McCaig, Terryl Whitlatch, and others. From the publisher: Featuring conceptual illustrations, sequential art, and brilliant,...

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Mark Cotta Vaz, Cotta Vaz, Mark, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, Del Rey Books, New York, 2002, 1st, 12.1 inches, 9.4 inches, 224 pages, color, Hardcover, cloth spine, English

Art by Ryan Church, Erik Tiemens, Iain McCaig, Doug Chiang, and others. From the publisher: Filled with stunning examples of beautiful,...

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Signed "Love U" & dated 98 by Chan on the front endpaper, Very Fine/Very Fine, Jackie Chan, Chan, Jackie, Ballantine, 1998, 1st, 9.5 inches, 6.5 inches, 357 pages, 8 pages in color, 16pp of black & white photos, Hardcover, boards, English

The Hong Kong action star's autobiography.

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Edge: A Collection Of Paintings
  $95.00
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VF/VF, TO Entertainment, 2004, 1st, Softcover, wraps, Japanese

"The animators, illustrators, and cartoonists representing Japan have gathered for the sake of supreme purpose. That is the 'edge'. It's the illustration,...

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VF/VF, A3 Editions, 2007, 1st, pictorial boards

A great collection of 215 French movie posters from 1921-1968 featuring female stars: Marlene Dietrich, Rita Hayworth, Jane Russell, Ava Gardner, Simone...

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Signed by 4 contributing artist, VF, Design Studio Press, 2010, 1st, 9781933492940, wraps

This is a fantastic collection of the personal artwork of 49 DreamWorks Animation Art Directors, Character Designers, Production Designers, and Visual...

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Signed by the director and nine artists, Very Fine in a Very Fine dustjacket, San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2015, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 176 pages, color, Hardcover, boards, English

These copies of The Art of Inside Out were signed exclusively for Stuart Ng Books at the Pixar Animation Studios, Emeryville, California, on August 19th,...

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Thor: The Art of Thor the Movie
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Very Fine in Fine slipcase, Marvel, New York, 2011, 1st, 10.8 inches, 11.8 inches, 240 pages, color, Hardcover, leatherette, English

Out of print. The art of the first Thor film, directed by Kenneth Branagh and starring Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman and Anthony Hopkins. Featuring...

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Very Fine/Very Fine in shrinkwrap, Propworx, Santa Ana, 2010, 1st, 8.75 inches, 11.4 inches, 192 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

This 2010 hardcover auction catalog of props from the original Iron Man film features high-definition photos of the 225 lots and meticulous descriptions of...

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Limited to 1000 sets, Very Fine, Profiles in History, Calabasa, CA, 2016, 1st, 14.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 334 pages, over 320 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Comic & Illustration Art Auction and The Frank Darabont Collection Set: (2) spectacular 10.5 x 14.5 inch limited edition coffee-table catalogs. (1)...

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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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William Stout, Stout, William, Signed and dated 2000 by the artist, Fine (factory folded, unused), Warner Bros., Burbank, 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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Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket with Very Good+ obi band (mild shelf wear), Soft Bank Creative, 2012, 1st, 9784797367294, 4797367296, 11.75 inches, 8.5 inches, 128 pages, Over 200 color and black and white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, Japanese

Over 200 color and black and white illustrations. Character profiles and concept designs, backgrounds, screen caps, illustrations, story boards, and more.

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Rogelio Agrasanchez Jr., Agrasanchez Jr., Rogelio, Fine, Harlingen, Agransanchez Film Archive, 1999, 1st, 9789685077019, 11 inches, 8.25 inches, 136 pages, over 100 color and black & white illustrations and photographs, Softcover, French wraps, English

A collection of classic and lesser-known posters from Mexican cinema. Includes posters, lobby cards, and stills from three decades of lurid genre films! If...

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Fine, Chronicle, San Francisco, 2005, 1st, 11 inches, 9 inches, 176 pages, color, softcover, French wraps, English

The exhibition catalogue for the exhibition of Pixar artwork held at New York City's MOMA. It was the largest exhibition of animation art ever held at MOMA...


Dan LuVisi, LuVisi, Dan, Very Good+ (spine ends and corner bumped, covers rubbed and scuffed, binding and interior sound), Milwaukie, Dark Horse, 2013, 1st, 978-1-61655-240-4, 12.5 inches, 15.25 inches, 272 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. From the publisher: Meet Gabriel--last of a genetically engineered breed of supersoldiers known as the Paladin. After winning an...

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The Gremlins
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Roald Dahl, Dahl, Roald, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Milwaukie, OR, Dark Horse, 2006, 1st, 978-1593074968, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 56 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. Published in 1943 and long unavailable, Dark Horse Books is proud to present this landmark book from the author of such beloved tales as...

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Birney Lettick, Lettick, Birney, Near Fine (very light wear to the corners, light rubbing to the glossy covers, otherwise Fine), Tokyo Designers Gakuin College, Tokyo, 1987, 1st, 11.75 inches, 8.75 inches, 138 pages, over 230 color illustrations, softcover, wraps

Birney Lettick (1919-1986) was a movie poster illustrator and magazine cover artist for the Time magazine, Collier's, Reader's Digest, National Lampoon,...


Loish (Lois van Baarle), Loish (Lois van Baarle), #3866 of the First Printing, Very Fine in Fine slipcase, Worcester, 3DTotal Publishing, 2016, 1st, 978-1909414280, 190941428X, 10.4 inches, 10.5 inches, 152 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, wraps, English

This was the Kickstarter copy which comes with a deck of playing cards and a bookmark. The book itself is a first printing and individually numbered....

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Jeff Kurtti, Kurtti, Jeff, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, New York, Hyperion, 1998, 1st, 0786863889, 13.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 192 pages, over 350 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A pristine, unread first edition of this long sought after animation book from 1998. Mulan was the first feature produced in Disney's Orlando studio and...

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Charles Solomon, Solomon, Charles, Very Fine in Fine 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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Sanjay Patel, Patel, Sanjay, With a Little India picture postcard signed by Sanjay with a drawing, Open corners very lightly rubbed otherwise Fine (very flat, tight, clean), Ghee Happy, Oakland, 2005, 2nd, 8.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 48 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Sanjay Patel's first book, self-published in 2005. The following year, Plume Books (an imprint of Penguin) would publish his book The Little Book of Hindu...

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Mike Gabriel, Gabriel, Mike, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket, Aurora, CO, Gregory Publications, 1980, 1st, 0917224051, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 300 pages, black & white with 2 pages in color, Hardcover, decorative cloth, English

Mike Gabriel has spent his entire career contributing to award-winning animated feature films at Walt Disney Studios. He has been a director (Pocahontas,...

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