Animation & Film

 
Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Van Eaton Galleries, Sherman Oaks, 2015, 1st, 11.3 inches, 8.8 inches, 296 pages, over 1000 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From 2015, this is the limited edition softcover edition catalog of the Van Eaton Galleries' first Disneyland auction. This 296 page full-color catalog...

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Luc Besson, Besson, Luc, Fine, London, Titan Books, 1997, 1st, 1852868635, 10.6 inches, 10.6 inches, 244 pages, over 500 color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Highly rare and sought after, the English language edition of the art and making of Luc Besson's The Fifth Element. Luc Besson wrote the text of this...

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Luc Besson, Besson, Luc, Near Fine (mild crease to the back cover, mild rubbing to covers, only very slight flairing to the corners, binding tight, interior pages very flat, tight, clean), London, Titan Books, 1997, 1st, 1852868635, 10.6 inches, 10.6 inches, 244 pages, over 500 color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Highly rare and sought after, the art and making of Luc Besson's The Fifth Element. Luc Besson wrote the text of this book, including a diary of the 21...

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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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Howard E. Green, Green, Howard E., Signed by 19 contributors, Fine, issued without dustjacket, New York, Hyperion, 1999, 1st, 0-7868-6403-6, 13.75 inches, 10.25 inches, 192 pages, over 350 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This crew copy has been signed or inscribed by 19 crew members (the author, directors, producer and numerous Disney artists & animators) to Florida...

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Howard E Green, Green, Howard E, #1334 of 1600 copies signed by the Producer Bonnie Arnold and Directors Chris Buck & Kevin Lima, Very Fine in a Near Fine slipcase (two small bumps to the slipcase), New York, Hyperion, 1999, 1st, 0786865881, 14 inches, 10.5 inches, 192 pages, over 350 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

The signed & numbered slipcased edition only sold through the Disney Catalog. The book is in immaculate condition, the slipcase has minor flaws....

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Howard E Green, Green, Howard E, #106 of 1600 numbered copies signed by the Producer Bonnie Arnold and Directors Chris Buck & Kevin Lima, Near Fine in a Very Good+ slipcase (light bump to the upper rear corner of the book otherwise new, clear and tigh, New York, Hyperion, 1999, 1st, 0786865881, 14 inches, 10.5 inches, 192 pages, over 350 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

The signed & numbered, slipcased edition, only sold through the Disney Catalog. Bump to the upper corner of the slipcase. That has caused a light...

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The Vader Project Auction
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Very Fine, Freeman's, 2010, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English

For this unique project, 100 artists customized 1:1 scale authentic prop replicas of the actual Darth Vader helmet featured in the STAR WARS films. This...

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Daniel Kothenschulte, Kothenschulte, Daniel, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, Cologne, Taschen, 2020, 1st, 9783836580861, 8.75 inches, 6.4 inches, 512 pages, over 1000 color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This new edition of Taschen's $200 Walt Disney Film Archives monograph reduces the page size, but keeps most of the content of the original. From the...

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The World Of Animation
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Raul da Silva, VG, da Silva, Raul, Kodak, 1979, 1st, wraps

A 1979 survey of animation, its history, techniques, animators, careers and how to do it yourself. Replaced in 1983 by the Kodak Animation Book.

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Didier Ghez, Ghez, Didier, Signed by Didier Ghez, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2016, 9781452137445, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 208 pages, over 200 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Featuring artists Walt Scott, Kay Nielsen, Sylvia Holland, Retta Scott, and David Hall. Signed by author Didier Ghez. From the publisher: The 1940s...

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Didier Ghez, Ghez, Didier, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2017, 1st, 9781452151939, 9.5 inches, 11.25 inches, 248 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

"This book tells the story of each of these artists - Eduardo Sola Franco, Johnny Walbridge, Jack Miller, Campbell Grant, James Bodrero and Martin...

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Didier Ghez, Ghez, Didier, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2018, 978-1452163857, 9.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 224 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Lee Blair, Mary Blair, Tom Oreb, John Dunn, and Walt Peregoy are featured in this volume. From the publisher: The 1950s and 1960s at The Walt Disney...


Didier Ghez, Ghez, Didier, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2019, 9781452178707, 9.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 208 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

In the 1970s and 1980s, the Disney animation studio redefined its creative vision in the wake of Walt Disney's death. This latest volume from renowned...

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Didier Ghez, Ghez, Didier, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2020, 9781452178707, 9.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 208 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

Award-winning Disney historian Didier Ghez profiles artists Joe Grant, Hans Bacher, Mike Gabriel, and Michael Giaimo. Explores the 1990s through 2010s...

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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in Near Fine obi band, Japan, Shogakukan, 2003, 1st, 9784092902749, 8.3 inches, 6 inches, 390 pages, black & white with 34 pages in color, Softcover, wraps, English

A pristine copy. Out of print. This Is Animation - Visual Archive of Dora the Movie "Nobita and the Windmasters" 332 pages reproduce the entire...

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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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Thunderbirds: The Vault
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Marcus Hearn, Hearn, Marcus, Fine, issued without dustjacket, London, Virgin Books, 2016, 1st, 9780753556351, 10.5 inches, 10.25 inches, 240 pages, over 750 color and black & white photographs, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. From the publisher: On September 30th, 1965, International Rescue successfully completed their first assignment, and the Tracy...

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John Margolies, Emily Gwathmey, Margolies, Emily Gwathmey, John, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Boston, Bulfinch / Little, Brown, 1991, 1st, 9780821218297, 10 inches, 11 inches, 144 pages, over 100 color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

From the dust jacket: Ticket to Paradise is a celebration of the glory days of the American movie theater, from big-city movie palaces to tiny gems on...

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VF, Bruce Hershenson, 2001, 1st, wraps

Volume 16 in the Illustrated History of Movies through Posters. A collection of posters for 125 movie serials from 1931 through 1954. Out-of-print.

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Very Fine with Very Fine bellyband, Karen Paik, Paik, Karen, Chronicle, 2007, 1st, 9780811850124, 0811850129, Hardcover, cloth with onlaid plates, English

"In 1986, gifted animator John Lasseter, technology guru Ed Catmull, and visionary Steve Jobs founded Pixar Animation Studios. Their goal: create a computer...

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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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Frank Thomas, Ollie Johnston, Thomas, Ollie Johnston, Frank, Signed by both authors Thomas and Johnston and dated 11-18-90, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, New York, Abbeville, 1987, 1st, 0896597474, 11.25 inches, 10.5 inches, 224 pages, over 1200 illustrations in color and black & white, hardcover, cloth, English

Two of Disney's Nine Old Men Thomas and Johnston describe the history & development of Disney-style humor and then break down & analyze hundreds of...

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Near Fine, Lewis Chester, Chester, Lewis, Faber & Faber, 1986, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English

The story of the puppet makers Monty Python-esque humor book created by the Spitting Image group that created caustic puppets.

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Totoro Forest Project
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Limited to 1000 copies, Very Fine, Emeryville, Totoro Forest Project/OOP, 2008, 1st, 9780982013106, 10 inches, 8 inches, 224 pages, color, softcover, French wraps, English

This is the long out-of-print catalogue for an auction for the benefit of the non-profit organization, "Totoro No Furusato National Fund". Oscar winning...

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Limited to 1000 copies, Fine, Emeryville, Totoro Forest Project/OOP, 2008, 1st, 9780982013106, 10 inches, 8 inches, 224 pages, color, softcover, French wraps, English

This is the long out-of-print catalogue for an auction for the benefit of the non-profit organization, "Totoro No Furusato National Fund". Oscar winning...

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Limited to 1000 copies, Near Fine (slight shelfwear along the bottom edge, otherwise tight, flat, clean), Totoro Forest Project/OOP, 2008, 1st, 9780982013106, 10 inches, 8 inches, 224 pages, color, softcover, French wraps, English

This copy is signed by contributing artists Lizette Vega, Tim Heitz, and Wayne Lo next to their paintings. This is the long out-of-print catalogue for an...

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Limited to 999 numbered copies, Very Fine, Paris, Galerie Glenat, 2016, 1st, 9782344015094, 12.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 86 pages, 43 full-page and 12 smaller color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, French

The original limited edition catalog--limited to 999 copies--issued on the occasion of the exhibition in tribute to Katsuhiro Otomo for the 43rd...

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Limited to 5000 copies, Very Fine, Grenoble, Glenat, 2017, 1st, 9782344018675, 12.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 168 pages, 80 full-page and 15 other color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, French

An expanded edition of the catalog to the exhibition in tribute to Katsuhiro Otomo for the 43rd International Festival of Bande Dessinee at Angoulême...

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Bill Black, Bill Feret, Black, Bill Feret, Bill, Near Fine (light crease to lower corner of back cover, otherwise Fine), Longwood, FL, Paragon, 1992, 1st, 9781562250058, 10.25 inches, 7.75 inches, 112 pages, black & white with 32 pages in color, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: The authorized photo history of the life and times of beautiful Irish McCalla from top pin-up model to TV star to the successful...

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Catherine Hardwicke, Hardwicke, Catherine, Inscribed by the author, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Boston, Little Brown, 2009, 1st, 978-0316070522, 8.25 inches, 5.25 inches, 176 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This book has a gift inscription to the storyboard artist from the director: "Thanks for your beautiful work! Inspiring! Catherine" From the publisher:...

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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, London, Titan Books, 2017, 1st, 9781785654008, 10.75 inches, 12 inches, 192 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Full of design art by Ben Mauro, Marc Simonetti, Patrice Garcia. From the publisher: Rooted in the classic graphic novel series, Valerian and...

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Paul Ruditis, Ruditis, Paul, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (light rubbing to cover otherwise new and unread), Bellevue, Washington, Becker & Mayer, 2018, 12.7 inches, 9.7 inches, 176 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: The Vault of Frankenstein traces the incredible history of how the nameless abomination in Shelley's classic novel became a pop...

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Vintage Hollywood Posters IV
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VF, Bruce Hershenson, 2001, 1st, wraps

Includes 331 posters.

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Vintage Hollywood Posters IX
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VF, Bruce Hershenson, 2005, 1st, wraps

Includes 491 posters.

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Vintage Hollywood Posters V
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VF, Bruce Hershenson, 2002, 1st, wraps

Includes 385 posters.

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Vintage Hollywood Posters VII
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VF, Bruce Hershenson, 2004, 1st, wraps

Includes 592 posters. Out-of-print.

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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, Peekaboo Gallery, Montrose, 2019, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 290 pages, over 1000 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A beautifully Illustrated, art book and commemorative catalog for the biggest Godzilla exhibition & auction ever. This is a limited edition silver foil...

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Ollie Johnston, Frank Thomas, Johnston, Frank Thomas, Ollie, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, New York, Stewart Tabori & Chang, 1990, 1st, 1556701608, 12 inches, 9.5 inches, 208 pages, 100s of color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Out of print. From the dustjacket: For the first time ever, the complete story of Bambi is told in book form and accompanied by unparalleled artwork...

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Ollie Johnston, Frank Thomas, Johnston, Frank Thomas, Ollie, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (, New York, Stewart Tabori & Chang, 1990, 1st, 1556701608, 12 inches, 9.5 inches, 208 pages, 100s of color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Out of print. The making of Bambi, written by two of its animators. This includes a Mint copy of the matching 96-page flipbook as issued, but often...

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Limited edition of 5000 units, Very Fine in Very Fine box, Disney, Burbank, 2005, 1st

A limited edition set of figures from the 2005 Disney animated feature film Chicken Little . Part of an underground marketing campaign, these were not...

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Chris Nichols, Nichols, Chris, Signed by the author Chris Nichols and Imagineer Tony Baxter, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Cologne, Taschen, 2018, 1st, 978-3836563482, 13 inches, 9.8 inches, 352 pages, over 400 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A first printing signed by the author Chris Nichols and Tony Baxter, the former senior vice president of creative development at Walt Disney Imagineering...

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David Gerstein, Gerstein, David, Near Fine (light wear to the corners, Timonium, MD, Gemstone, 2005, 1st, 9781888472066, 12.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 360 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Walt Disney's Mickey and the Gang: Classic Stories in Verse - Vintage Magazine Art 1934-1944 From the back cover: From 1934 to 1944, Good Housekeeping...

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David Gerstein, Gerstein, David, One of 1000 numbered copies, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (mild rubbing to surface of the dustjacket), Gemstone, Timonium, MD, 2005, 1st, 12.75 inches, 10.75 inches, 360 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Walt Disney's Mickey and the Gang: Classic Stories in Verse - Vintage Magazine Art 1934-1944 This is one of the Hardcover Deluxe editions--with 10...

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David Gerstein, Gerstein, David, One of 1000 numbered copies, Tiny nick to the bottom edge of the front board otherwise Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Gemstone, Timonium, MD, 2005, 1st, 12.75 inches, 10.75 inches, 360 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Walt Disney's Mickey and the Gang: Classic Stories in Verse - Vintage Magazine Art 1934-1944 This is one of the Hardcover Deluxe editions--with 10...

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David Gerstein, J. B. Kaufman, Daniel Kothenschulte, Gerstein, J. B. Kaufman, Daniel Kothenschulte, David, Very Fine in Very Fine printed cardboard box, Cologne, Taschen, 2018, 1st, 978-3836552844, 19 inches, 13 inches, 496 pages, over 1000 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial cloth, English

This book about Mickey Mouse is revolutionary and definitely a "must have". It is huge (I really mean huge) and the amount of new material it contains is...

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David Gerstein, J. B. Kaufman, Daniel Kothenschulte, Gerstein, J. B. Kaufman, Daniel Kothenschulte, David, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, Cologne, Taschen, 2020, 1st, 9783836580991, 8.75 inches, 6.4 inches, 512 pages, over 1000 color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This new edition of Taschen's $200 Mickey Mouse monograph reduces the page size, but keeps most of the content of the original. From the publisher:...

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Don Hahn, Charles Solomon, Hahn, Charles Solomon, Don, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, Walt Disney Family Foundation Press/Weldon Owen, New York, 2018, 1st, 9.5 inches, 11.75 inches, 160 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, boards, English

Signed by Don Hahn, curator of the exhibition that is the basis for this book and  the producer of Beauty and the Beast and The Lion King ....

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