Animation & Film

 
Natsu Onoda Power, Osamu Tezuka, Power, Natsu Onoda, Tezuka, Osamu, Very Fine, Jackson, MS, University Press of Mississippi, 2009, 1st, 9781604732214, 9 inches, 6 inches, 202 pages, 52 black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: Cartoonist Osamu Tezuka (1928-1989) is the single most important figure in Japanese post-World War II comics. During his four-decade...

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John Canemaker, Tex Avery, Canemaker, John, Avery, Tex, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear to dustjacket edges), Turner, Atlanta, GA, 1996, 1st, 13.25 inches, 10 inches, 224 pages, color, hardcover, cloth, English

Between stints with Warner Bros. and Walter Lantz, Avery signed with MGM and created 65 animated shorts which form the centerpiece of his legend: The Wolf,...

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Rick Goldschmidt, Rankin/Bass, Goldschmidt, Rick, Rankin/Bass, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Bridgeview, IL, Miser Bros. Press, 2001, 1st, 9780971308107, 9.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 216 pages, black & white illustrations throughout with 8 pages in color, Hardcover, cloth, English

From the publisher: This is the Behind the scenes story of the classic RANKIN/BASS Holiday TV Special "RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER." Arthur Rankin,...

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Rick Goldschmidt, Rankin/Bass, Goldschmidt, Rick, Rankin/Bass, Diagonal crease to the back cover otherwise Fine, Tiger Mountain Press, Issaquah, WA, 1997, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, viii, 176 pages, over 500 illustrations with 16 pages in color, softcover, wraps, English

A 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 popular...

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E.G. Lutz, Lutz, E.G., Very Fine in Very Good dustjacket (dustjacket torn, spine sunned), Bedford, MA, Applewood, 1998, 1st, 1557094748, 8.25 inches, 5.5 inches, xx, 261 pages, black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A bit of animation history. A facsimile reprint of the classic 1920 text that was used by Walt Disney and other animation pioneers at the dawn of the...

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#13 of 150 deluxe editions signed by the artist on an extra color plate, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Bill Presing, Presing, Bill, 2008, 1st, 7.25 inches, 6 inches, 192 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial cloth, English

This long out-of-print deluxe edition includes a signed & numbered color bookplate with an extra illustration of a sexy blonde! A second collection...

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Chris Bentley, Gerry Anderson, Bentley, Chris, Anderson, Gerry, Fine, London, Reynolds & Hearn, 2003, 1st, 9781903111413, 9 inches, 6.75 inches, 288 pages, 32 pages of color and black & white photographs, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: For over 40 years, producer Gerry Anderson has entertained television viewers with his own unique style of programs. Now, for the...

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Very Fine, Peter Valentin, Valentin, Peter, Independently Published, 2020, 1st, 9798642834800, 9 inches, 6 inches, 52 pages, 40 color photographs, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: This book concentrates on all the McElroy Ventriloquist figures that are known to exist, plus a couple of other items, like their...

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Simon Archer, Marcus Hearn, Gerry Anderson, Archer, Marcus Hearn, Simon, Anderson, Gerry, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, London, BBC Books, 2002, 1st, 9780563534815, 9.5 inches, 6.5 inches, 288 pages, 8 pages of color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Out of print. From the publisher: Gerry Anderson created Thunderbirds, Captain Scarlet, Stingray and Fireball XL5. This biography recounts the...

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Leslie Clark, Les Clark, Clark, Leslie, Clark, Les, Fine, Las Vegas, Theme Park Press, 2019, 1st, 9781683902263, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 210 pages, over 80 black & white illustrations and photographs, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the back cover: An Animator's Life "Bring some of your drawings in and let's see what they look like." That's what Walt Disney told Les Clark...

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Glenn Bray, Harvey Kurtzman, Bray, Glenn, Kurtzman, Harvey, Limited to 1000 copies, Fine, Glenn Bray, Sylmar, CA, 1976, 1st, 9 inches, 6 inches, 120 pages, 197 black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

An index of Kurtzman's work in all media: comic book work, EC work, magazine and newspaper articles, Kurtzman edited publications, books and paperbacks,...

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Fraser MacLean, MacLean, Fraser, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Chronicle, San Francisco, 2011, 2nd, 9.75 inches, 11.25 inches, 270 pages, over 400 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

An out of print and quite scarce animation title. From the publisher: The art of animation layout takes center stage for the first time in this...

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Mark Cotta Vaz, Vaz, Mark Cotta, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light shelfwear), Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2003, 1st, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, over 400 color illustrations, hardcover, boards, English

Out of print. Pre-production art & storyboards from the Pixar film. Art by Ralph Eggleston, Simon Varela, Peter De Seve, & others. Storyboards by...

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Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (small light bump to the two upper corners, very light wear to dustjacket), San Francisco, Chronicle, 2001, 1st, 9780811833882, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 144 pages, over 400 color illustrations, hardcover, boards, English

Out of print. Pre-production artwork & design from the Pixar film. Concept art by Ricky Nierva, Harley Jessup, Lou Romano, Geefwee Boedoe, Carter...

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The Art of Bolt - First Edition
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Mark Cotta Vaz, Vaz, Mark Cotta, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light bump to the two upper corners, light edgewear to dustjacket), San Francisco, Chronicle, 2008, 1st, 9780811865319, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, over 300 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Includes more than 300 pieces of pre-production artwork & designs from the Disney film: storyboards, digital paintings, pencil sketches, character...

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Tracy Miller-Zarneke, Miller-Zarneke, Tracy, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (small light bump to the two upper corners, very light edgewear to dustjacket), Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2014, 1st, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 176 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Concept art from Disney's Planes and Planes: Fire and Rescue. From the publisher: In Disney's Planes and Planes: Fire and Rescue, the big-hearted crop...

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The Art of Ratatouille
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Karen Paik, Paik, Karen, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Chronicle, San Francisco, 2007, 4th, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, color, hardcover, boards, English

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

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Maggie Malone, Jennifer Lee, Malone, Jennifer Lee, Maggie, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (very light wear to topedge of dustjacket), San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2012, 1st, 9781452111018, 1452111014, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A sharp first printing. From the Publisher: In Wreck-It Ralph, Disney's team of artists explores the hidden world of video games, from classic 8-bit...

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Very Fine, Burbank, WD Publications, 1989, 1st, 1561150002, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 56 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

A comic book adaptation illustrated entirely by frames from the theatrical short. Interviews with director Rob Minkoff, animator Mark Kausler, and several...

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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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Please Stand by: The Prehistory of Television
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Michael Ritchie, Ritchie, Michael, Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (three-quarter-inch tear to the dustjacket), Woodstock, NY, Overlook Books, 1994, 1st, 9780879515461, 9.5 inches, 7.5 inches, 248 pages, 48 pages of black & white photographs, Hardcover, cloth spine, English

A look back at the rough pioneer beginnings of TV, written by Michael Ritchie (1938 - 2001) film director, producer and writer (The Candidate, Smile, The...

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Kelly Asbury, Asbury, Kelly, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (rubbing to dustjacket), Santa Monica, CA, Angel City Press, 2003, 1st, 9781883318284, 9.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 128 pages, color and black & white illustrations throughout, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A passion project of the late Disney and Dreamworks animation director and story artist Kelly Asbury, this is a tribute to the Golden Age of ventriloquism...

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A Arnold Gillespie, A. Arnold Gillespie, Gillespie, A Arnold, Gillespie, A. Arnold, Very Fine, Duncan, OK, BearManor Media, 2012, 1st, 9781593932923, 11 inches, 8.25 inches, 384 pages, over 400 black & white photographs, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the collection of Steve Sherman, we offer this print-on-demand title in pristine condition. From the publisher: Every art has its stars. Buddy...

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Gary Russell, Russell, Gary, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Boston, Houghton Mifflin, 2002, 1st, 0-618-21290-6, 11.25 inches, 9 inches, 192 pages, 500 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. From the publisher: With complete and unrestricted access to artwork created over a five-year-period, this authoritative and...

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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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Yes, M'lady: A Personal Memoir
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Sylvia Anderson, Sylvia Anderson, Anderson, Sylvia, Anderson, Sylvia, Near Fine (light wear to covers, flat, tight, clean), London, Smith Gryphon, 1991, 3rd, 9781856850117, 9.25 inches, 6.25 inches, x, 118+24 pages, with 24 pages of color and black & white photographs, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: Behind the scenes of the 1960s TV series "Thunderbirds" is Sylvia Anderson, who co-originated the programmes and was the voice of...

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Kevin Scott Collier, Collier, Kevin Scott, Very Fine, Burbank, CA, Cartoon Research, 2018, 1st, 9781723388729, 9 inches, 6 inches, 72 pages, over 72 black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

A print-on-demand monograph produced by Jerry Beck's Cartoon Research. From the publisher: Cartoon Research presents The Hare Raising Tales of...

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Jack C Lewis, Lewis, Jack C, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Scarecrow Press, Lanham, MD, 2002, 9780810843585, 8.75 inches, 5.5 inches, xviii, 244+32 pages, 32 pages of black & white photographs, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: From the silent era into the early days of television, hundreds of small production companies turned out low-budget films that were...

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Alexis Prevost, Claude Gaillard, Prevost, Claude Gaillard, Alexis, Very Fine in publisher's shrinkwrap, Huginn & Muninn, Paris, 2018, 9782364806696, 8.3 inches, 6 inches, 160 pages, color illustrations throughout, Softcover, wraps, French

Return to the days of Schwartzenegger, Chuck Norris, Dolph Lundgren, and others "in the Green Hell of Rambosploitation!" This book surveys the '80s...

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Lucky Boy - Coquin de sort
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Bill Presing, Presing, Bill, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Ankama, 2021, 1st, 9791033512653, 12.7 inches, 9.5 inches, 80 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The French edition of Bill Presing's new graphic novel. Click here if you prefer the English language edition. From the publisher: Who knew that a...

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Kevin Scott Collier, Collier, Kevin Scott, Near Fine (light cover wear), Cartoon Research, Burbank, CA, 2018, 9781984189806, 10 inches, 8 inches, 56 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

A print-on-demand monograph produced by Jerry Beck's Cartoon Research. From the publisher: Cartoon Research presents "Milton the Monster: Horror Hill...

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Planet of the Apes: The Evolution of the Legend
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Joe Fordham, Jeff Bond, Fordham, Jeff Bond, Joe, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear), London, Titan Books, 2014, 1st, 9781783291984, 13 inches, 10.25 inches, 256 pages, over 300 color photographs, Hardcover, pictorial cloth, English

Out of print. From the publisher: In 1968 audiences around the world were transported to a world eerily similar to their own, but where apes ruled...

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Kevin Scott Collier, Collier, Kevin Scott, Light bump to the corner otherwise Very Fine, Cartoon Research, Burbank, CA, 2019, 9781092645546, 10 inches, 8 inches, 84 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

A print-on-demand monograph produced by Jerry Beck's Cartoon Research. From the publisher: Cartoon Research presents "Clutch Cargo's Adventure Log...

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Bob Burns, John Michlig, Burns, John Michlig, Bob, Near Fine (light cover wear), San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2000, 1st, 9780811825726, 9.5 inches, 10 inches, 144 pages, over 150 color photographs, Softcover, French wraps, English

Out of print. From the publisher: Known to give up precious living space to display a full-size creature from the Black Lagoon or a pair of...

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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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Signed by the artist, Fine, Jeff Merghart, Merghart, Jeff, 2012, 1st, 10 inches, 8 inches, 56 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

Out of print. Jeff Merghart's first collection of sketches has a little bit for everyone. Merghart draws pirates, monsters, and creatures from different...

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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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Rex Steele: Nazi Smasher
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Matt Peters, Bill Presing, Peters, Matt, Presing, Bill, Signed by the artist, Near Fine (light wear to the covers, very flat, tight, clean), New York, Monkeysuit Press, 2004, 1st, 0967328918, 10.25 inches, 6.75 inches, 132 pages, black & white, Softcover, French wraps, English

Bill Presing and Matt Peter's action-packed 85-page graphic novel. A pastiche of movie serials with a square jawed hero, his plucky Girl Friday, and an uber...

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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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One of 250 numbered copies signed by the artist, Fine, Wendy Park, Park, Wendy, 2016, 8 inches, 8 inches, 32 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

This is Wendy's second collection of her personal works. Beautiful digital images of nature-scapes and six pages of pen drawings. Wendy was background...

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#339 of 500 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very light rubbing to the upper corner, otherwise Very Fine, very flat, tight, clean), Louis Gonzales, Gonzales, Louis, Louis Gonzales, 2005, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 72 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

The artist has handcolored a drawing and added "Thank you. ..Lou.." in a word balloon. Louis Gonzales has worked for Warners, Sony, and Pixar. This...

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Mark Cotta Vaz, Vaz, Mark Cotta, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Del Rey, 1996, 1st, 0345381521, 12.25 inches, 10.5 inches, xiv, 330 pages, over 600 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A first printing of this heavy coffee table book on the second decade of ILM 1986-1996. Includes a list of ILM employees 1986-1996. From the publisher:...

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Bits & Pieces, Vol. 6
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Very Fine, John Nevarez, Nevarez, John, 2013, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 20 pages, black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

John is a story artist currently at previously at Pixar and Disney Feature Animation. John's 2013 collection of pencil drawings is entirely character and...

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Inscribed by the artist with a drawing, Fine, Natalie Hall, Hall, Natalie, 2013, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 28 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, wraps

Inscribed by the artist with a drawing: "To ___ Thanks so much! You made this happen! Natalie Hall" A very winning sketchbook from this L.A. illustrator...

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Inscribed by the artist with a sketch, Near Fine (very light wear to the covers, very flat, tight, clean), Brittney Lee, Lee, Brittney, 2011, 1st, 7.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 68 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

Inscribed by the artist with a lovely sketch. Brittney Lee's long out of print self-published collection of works. Evenly divided between her digital...

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#266 of 500 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Louis Gonzales, Gonzales, Louis, Louis Gonzales, 2005, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 72 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Louis Gonzales has worked for Warners, Sony, and Pixar. This sketchbook collects character drawings and life studies from 2003-2004. Louis started in...

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IceCream #1 - Signed & Numbered
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#25 of 500 copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Shane Glines, Glines, Shane, Shane Glines, 2001, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 52 pages, 119 black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

The first collection of sketches & drawings by the animation character designer. These drawings were created while Shane was working on Batman and...

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Signed by the artist, Near Fine (light bump to the lower corner of the last few pages, very flat, tight, clean), Gillian Reid, Reid, Gillian, 2012, 1st, 7.5 inches, 7.5 inches, 40 pages, black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

Gillian was a British character designer and animator (The Amazing World of Gumball) at the time she published this 2012 book full of her appealing pencil...

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