Animation & Film

 
Very Fine, Phil Mendez, Mendez, Phil, Bliss on Tap, 2009, 1st, 9780982509807, 5.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 40 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

The first sketchbook by this veteran animation character designer and storyboarder and creator (Kissyfur) focuses on mice: hundreds of cartoon mice, in many...

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VG+ (mild wear), Harryhausen, Ray, Ray Harryhausen, 1974, 1st

The fanzine devoted to special visual effects by Ray Harryhausen. Contents: The Golden Voyage of Sinbad. Ray Harryhausen, Charles Schneer and Kerwin...

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Limited to 2000 copies. This copy is signed by the four artists on the first page, Near Fine (minor rubbing and/or bumping to covers, otherwise a new, unread copy), Scott Morse, Lou Romano, Don Shank, Nate Wragg, Scott Morse, Lou Romano, Don Shank & Nate Wragg, Red Window/Adhouse, 2009, 1st, 12 inches, 9.25 inches, 80 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This copy is signed by all four artists on the first page: Scott Morse, Lou Romano, Don Shank, and Nate Wragg. This collection of paintings by four...

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Yasushi Nirasawa, A presentation copy inscribed and with a drawing by Nirasawa in silver ink to a famous American comic book creator., Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket with Near Fine bellyband (light shelf wear, tight, flat), Nirasawa, Yasushi, Hobby Japan, 1998, 2nd, Japanese

An incredible association copy of Nirasawa's third art book. A presentation copy inscribed by Nirasawa in silver ink to comic book creator Mike...

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The Art Of Ralph McQuarrie
  $750.00
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Limited to 2000 copies, Near Fine/Near Fine in Near Fine slipcase (mild shallow bump to the middle of the lower edge of the front cover otherwise Very Fine), Ralph McQuarrie, McQuarrie, Ralph, Dreams and Visions Press, 2007, 1st, Hardcover, cloth, English

The Art of Ralph McQuarrie is a massive 400-page 12" x 15" career retrospective covering five decades of work, in technical illustration, book illustration,...

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One of 600 numbered copies signed by each of the artists with a small pen sketch, Very Fine, Daniela Strijleva, Katy Wu, Jennifer Chang, Daniela Strijleva, Katy Wu & Jennifer Chang, 2011, 1st, 7 inches, 8.5 inches, 34 pages, 15 full-page color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English, English

Fifteen wonderful and charming full-page illustrations by Pixar artists Jennifer Chang, Daniela Strijleva, and Katy Wu. There is no story in the...

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VG+ (mild cover rubbing), George S. Elrick, Elrick, George S, Whitman, 1967, 1st, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

"An albino killer whale suddenly appears, providing quite an adventure for Flipper, Bud, and Sandy."

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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 V
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VF, Bruce Hershenson, 2002, 1st, wraps

Includes 385 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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The Best New Animation Design
  $20.00
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VG+ (covers & corners lightly rubbed), Rockport, 1995, 1st, pictorial boards

From the dustjacket: "Features all facets of animation from every type of media, including television, billboards, film and computer. "This is the first...

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The Great Movie Cartoon Parade
  $35.00
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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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Ed Solomon, VF/VF, Solomon, Ed, Newmarket, 1997, 1st, cloth

The making of the film including the complete screenplay by Solomon.

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R. Dixon Smith, Fine without dustjacket as issued, Smith, R. Dixon, McFarland & Co., 1991, 1st, cloth

A biography and detailed film reference to the silent and sound film actor (1891-1958) best known for his elegant sophisticated persona. Lost Horizon, Tale...

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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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John Stanley, SIGNED by the author, Slight wrinkle to corner of back cover otherwise VF, Stanley, John, Creatures at Large Press, 1994, 1st printing, color wraps

Signed by the author. Capsule reviews of 5614 sci-fi, fantasy and horror movies. 232 photos.

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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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Grant Curtis, VF/Fine, Curtis, Grant, Chronicle, 2007, 1st, boards

An excellent making of book for Spider-Man 3, written by the film's producer. Illustrated with photos, concept art, costume sketches, storyboards, and set...

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David West Reynolds, et al., Fine/Fine, Reynolds, et al., David West, DK Pub, 2002, 1st, 789485885, pictorial boards

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James Luceno, et al., VF/VF, Luceno, James, et al., DK, 2005, 1st, 756611288, pictorial boards

"Text and illustrations present characters from Star Wars, Episode III, Revenge of the Sith and the technology they use."

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Michael H. Price, NF with Fine CD in open sleeve, Price, Michael H., Midnight Marquee Press, 2006, 1st, color wraps

From the back cover: "Mantan Moreland would become Louisiana's richest gift to the funnyman traditions of Old Hollywood. He would happily wield his charm and...

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David West Reynolds, VF/VF, Reynolds, David West, DK Pub, 1999, 1st, 789447010, pictorial boards

"Text and illustrations present characters from episode I of "Star Wars" and the technology they use, including Qui-Gon Jinn and his wrist hologram...

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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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Leonard Maltin, VF/Fine, Maltin, Leonard, McGraw-Hill, 1980, 1st, cloth

The first comprehensive history of American Animated Cartoons, including complete filmographies for every studio. Highly readable. Well illustrated with...

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Satellitesoda, Book 3
  $20.00
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VF, 2010, 1st, pictorial boards

A full color art sampler from 30 artists at satellitesoda.com. Concept artists, creature designers, animators, illustrators, etc. creating full-color...

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John Grant, VF/VF, Grant, John, Hyperion, 1993, 1st, pictorial boards, English

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The Progidies
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Near Fine (light self wear), Viktor Antonov and Antoine Charreyron, Antonov and Antoine Charreyron, Viktor, Glenat, 2011, 1st, 9782749306575, Softcover, wraps, French

A making of art book. "The Prodigies is an animated feature film adapted from La Nuit des Enfants Rois, the cult novel by Bernard Lenteric, a story dealing...

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