Animation & Film

 
The Bear That Wasn't
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Frank Tashlin, VG+/VG (scrapes to upper corners, with boards showing, otherwise only a few small nicks), Tashlin, Frank, Dutton, 1946, 1st, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

The first of three children's books by this animation and live-action film director (Looney Tunes, Jerry Lewis, Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter?). This...

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Best Pictures Movie Posters
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Very Fine, Bruce Hershenson, 1999, 1st, 96 pages, 417 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Volume 8 in the Illustrated History of Movies through Posters. Includes every Best Picture nominee and winner.

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Very Fine, Phil Mendez, Mendez, Phil, Bliss on Tap, 2015, 1st, 5.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 40 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

A new collection of Phil Mendez's cartoon animals, this second volume focuses on pigs and hogs.

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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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Josh Kushins, Kushins, Josh, Fine/Fine, Disney, New York, 2012, 1st, 9.25 inches, 11.5 inches, 160 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This art of book disappeared from stores before anyone even saw it! All about the designing of the film of Edgar Rice Burroughs' John Carter of Mars....

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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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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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Signed bookplate affixed to front free end paper ("Love Jackie Chan 8 98"), 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 autobiography of Hong Kong's biggest action star. This is a first printing with a publisher's bookplate signed and dated in the month of publication...

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Ted Sears, Albert Hurter, Sears, Ted, Hurter, Albert, Near Fine/Good+ (the book is very clean and tight, with only very light shelfwea, Simon & Schuster, New York, 1948, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 192pp pages, 700 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

An Albert Hurter sketchbook with "700 of his inspirational drawings created for the Walt Disney Studio. " Hurter joined Disney in 1932 and contributed to...

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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Limited to 1500 copies, Near Fine (light shelfwear), Los Angeles, GDC Entertainment Ltd., 2002, 1st, 9628660314, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 115 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A lavish glossy full-color book on THRU THE MOEBIUS STRIP; the independently produced, computer animated film based upon an original story and designs by...

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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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Near Fine/Near Fine (light shelfwear), Roger Law, Law, Roger, Booth-Clibborn, 1992, 1st, 224 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, cloth

The British TV blog Broken-TV ranks this the number one book on the puppet comedy show Spitting Image: "Brilliant. A Nasty Piece Of Work is largely an...

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The Art of The Boxtrolls
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Fine in Fine dustjacket, Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2014, 1st, 9.75 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

LAIKA, the studio behind the hit films Coraline and ParaNorman, introduces audiences to a new breed of family: the Boxtrolls, a community of quirky,...

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Gary Montalbano, Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, Montalbano, Gary, Sarka-Navon Design, 2010, 1st, French wraps

Gary has worked in animation and live-action as a visual development artist, conceptual designer, and art director (Marvel Productions, Universal Studios,...

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Vision: Kurtz & Friends
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Very Fine, Bob Kurtz, Kurtz, Bob, Tokyo Designers Gakuin College, 1980, 1st, 11.75 inches, 8.75 inches, 84 pages, Over 300 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English, Japanese

"Special Issue on the Work of Kurtz & Friends." Kurtz commercial animation company created the ubiquitous Chevron Oil dinosaur spots of the seventies...

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Very Fine/Very Fine, Paris, Ankama, 2010, 8 inches, 10 inches, 128 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English, French

From the back cover: The fourth volume of the Making of Wakfu Season 1 will plunge you into the artistic engine room behind the episodes Xav The Baker...

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Very Fine/Very Fine, Paris, Ankama, 2011, 8 inches, 10 inches, 128 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English, French

Here are the scenes of three of the most famous episodes of season one: the trilogy of Boufbowl! Or how to get overheated in the hell of a stadium of the...

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Very Fine/Very Fine, Paris, Ankama, 2010, 8 inches, 10 inches, 128 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English, French

The Making of Wakfu books plunge you into the artistic engine room behind the episodes with drafts, sketches, illustrations and early designs along with...

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Anton Bogaty, Bogaty, Anton, 2013, 1st, 10.2 inches, 6.9 inches, 68 pages, 194 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Between 2006 and 2012, Anton Bogaty made 21 animated short films. This book reproduces 194 key frames from those films. It's a cool concept and the images...

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Very Fine without dustjacket, as issued, Tim Burton, Burton, Tim, Morrow, 1997, 1st, 7.5 inches, 5 inches, 12, 8 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

An advance, hardbound 12-pager sampler distributed to booksellers prior to the release of the book. Includes excerpts from "Voodoo Girl," "Brie Boy" and...

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Calling Monster Island #12
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Mark Okui, Okui, Mark, Very Fine, Long Beach, 2009, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 36 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

This fanzine devoted to the classic monster movies is produced solely by Long Beach artist and horror enthusiast Mark Jiro Okui. A retro-style cut-and-paste...

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Calling Monster Island #13
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Mark Okui, Okui, Mark, Very Fine, Long Beach, 2010, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 36 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

This fanzine devoted to the classic monster movies is produced solely by Long Beach artist and horror enthusiast Mark Jiro Okui. A retro-style cut-and-paste...

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Calling Monster Island #14
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Mark Okui, Okui, Mark, Very Fine, Long Beach, 2011, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 36 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps, English

This fanzine devoted to the classic monster movies is produced solely by Long Beach artist and horror enthusiast Mark Jiro Okui. A retro-style cut-and-paste...

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Calling Monster Island #15
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Mark Okui, Okui, Mark, Very Fine, Long Beach, 2012, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 36 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps, English

This fanzine devoted to the classic monster movies is produced solely by Long Beach artist and horror enthusiast Mark Jiro Okui. A retro-style cut-and-paste...

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Calling Monster Island #9
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Mark Okui, Okui, Mark, Very Fine, Long Beach, 2006, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 28 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps, English

This fanzine devoted to the classic monster movies is produced solely by Long Beach artist and horror enthusiast Mark Jiro Okui. A retro-style cut-and-paste...

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Calling Monster Island #10
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Mark Okui, Okui, Mark, Very Fine, Long Beach, 2007, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 28 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps, English

This fanzine devoted to the classic monster movies is produced solely by Long Beach artist and horror enthusiast Mark Jiro Okui. A retro-style cut-and-paste...

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Signed by visual development artist Marcelo Vignali, Fine in Near Fine slipcase (light wear the corners of the slipcase), Linda Sunshine, Sunshine, Linda, Insight Editions, 2006, 1st, 1933784040, 10.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 180 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards with slipcase, English

Full of art by Carter Goodrich and Marcelo Vignali.  This book is filled with fold-out, inserts, and mini-booklets. From the Publisher: "In...

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Very Fine/Fine, Michael Broggie, Broggie, Michael, Pentrex, 1997, 2nd, 9781563420092, 12.2 inches, 9.6 inches, 431 pages, over 300 illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

From the publisher:  "Thousands of books and articles have been written about Walt Disney and his organization, yet few people realize the...

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Presentation Copy warmly inscribed by author Howard Green to animator Pres Romanillos, Very Good+ without DJ as issued (a 1/4-inch scrape to the the back cover and five mild nicks along the edges otherwise Fine), Howard E. Green, Green, Howard E., Hyperion, 1999, 1st, 0-7868-6403-6, 13.75 inches, 10.25 inches, 192 pages, over 350 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

This copy was a gift to the beloved Disney and Dreamworks animator Pres Romanillos from author Howard Green. It has been warmly inscribed: To...

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Very Fine/Near Fine, Chris Guise, Guise, Chris, Harper Collins, 2011, 1st, 9781869509309, 9.75 inches, 12.25 inches, 200 pages, color, Hardcover, cloth, English

From the publisher: "The artists at Weta Digital and Weta Workshop were thrilled to get the opportunity to work with Steven Spielberg to bring...

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The Art of Darkwatch - Hardcover
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Very Fine/Very Fine, Culver City, Design Studio Press, 2005, 1st, 978-1-933492-75-9, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 176 pages, 105 color and over 530 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

“"The artists who have created and visualized this world developed their imaginative creativity with such fertile cultural elements as Star Wars, Blade...

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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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Calling Monster Island #16
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Mark Okui, Okui, Mark, Very Fine, Long Beach, 2013, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 36 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

This fanzine devoted to the classic monster movies is produced solely by Long Beach artist and horror enthusiast Mark Jiro Okui. This issue is devoted to...

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Calling Monster Island #17
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Mark Okui, Okui, Mark, Very Fine, Long Beach, 2014, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 36 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

This fanzine devoted to the classic monster movies is produced solely by Long Beach artist and horror enthusiast Mark Jiro Okui. This issue is devoted to...

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Calling Monster Island #11
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Mark Okui, Okui, Mark, Very Fine, Long Beach, 2008, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 36 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

This fanzine devoted to the classic monster movies is produced solely by Long Beach artist and horror enthusiast Mark Jiro Okui. A retro-style cut-and-paste...

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Jerry Beck, Beck, Jerry, Very Fine/Very Fine, San Rafael, Insight Editions, 2014, 1st, 978-1-60887-258-9, 11.4 inches, 10.25 inches, 156 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Make way for Mr. Peabody and Sherman, DreamWorks Animations comedy about a dog and his boy. Yes, you heard right Mr. Peabodys IQ is so high, this dog is...

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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, Karen Paik, Paik, Karen, Chronicle, 2007, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

Includes more than 200 pieces of pre-production artwork and designs from the Pixar film: storyboards, full-color pastels, digital and pencil sketches,...


Signed by the author, Fine/Fine, Jay Ward, Chunovic, Louis, Ward, Jay, Bantam, 1996, 1st, 0553105035, 11.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 224 pages, 100s of color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

Rocky and His Friends , Jay Ward’s animated cartoon show starring a flying squirrel and an intellectual moose, debuted in 1959 and instantly won the...

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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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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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Art Of Penguins Of Madagascar
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Barbara Robertson, Robertson, Barbara, Very Fine/Very Fine, San Rafael, Insight Editions, 2014, 1st, 978-160887-4927, 10.75 inches, 11.75 inches, 168 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

The Art of Penguins of Madagascar will take a deep dive into the making of the animated film, featuring everything from concept art, character backstories,...

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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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One of 2500 numbered copies, Very Fine in a Fine slipcase, Applewood, Bedford, MA, 2000, 1st, 12.2 inches, 9.8 inches, 112 pages, color, hardcover, cloth, English

An extra-thick, full color collection of early character studies, exploratory drawings, sketches, background studies, and pre-production paintings for Toy...

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Near Fine (tiny bump to the corner otherwise Very Fine), Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Miller-Zarneke, Tracey, Cameron & Co., 2013, 1st, 10.7 inches, 11.5 inches, 144 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This copy is signed with drawings (!) by Directors Cody Cameron and Kris Pearn, Production Designer Justin Thompson, and Art Director David Bleich. This...

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P. Wee Sketchbook #2 - Signed
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Paul Wee, Signed by the artist, VF, Wee, Paul, 2010, 1st, color wraps, English

Paul has been an artist on The Simpsons since the second season. He is also a life drawing instructor and an amazing all-around artist. His new...

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Fragments Intermezzo - Signed
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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Enrico Casarosa, Casarosa, Enrico, Fragments, 2004, 1st, 0972709037, 6.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 56 pages, over 100 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

A long out-of-print book of charcoal gesture & life drawings of female nudes, with some paintings in acrylics. Beautiful artwork by this Pixar...

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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...

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Turning Point 1997-2008
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Hayao Miyazaki, Miyazaki, Hayao, Very Fine in Very Fine dust jacket, Viz Media, San Francisco, 2014, 9781421505947, 9.5 inches, 7 inches, 452 pages, black & white with 8 pages in color, Hardcover, boards, English

The second of a pair of memoirs. Created from journals, lectures, interviews, and other diverse sources. From the dustjacket: In the mid-1990s,...

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