Animation & Film

 
John Canemaker, Herman Schultheis, Canemaker, John, Schultheis, Herman, Inscribed by the author, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, San Francisco, Walt Disney Family Foundation Press, 2014, 1st, 978-1616286323, 12.25 inches, 12.25 inches, 292 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Out of print. A sharp copy. Inscribed by the author animation historian John Canemaker. From the publisher: Discover the secrets behind...

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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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Disney's Mulan "Chop" - Crew Gift
  $195.00
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Very Fine in a Fine box, Disney, 1998, 1st, 5 inches, 2.5 inches

This Chinese "chop" (stamp) was created as a gift for the crew of Disney's animated feature Mulan. The 4-inch tall figure of Mulan on her horse is...

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Scott Robertson, Sebastien Larroude, Nicolas Ferrand, Thierry Doizon, David Levy, Joel Dos Reis Viegas, Patrick Desgreniers, Robertson, Scott, Larroude, Nicolas Ferrand, Thierry Doizon, David Levy, Joel Dos Reis Viegas, Patrick Desgreniers, Sebastien, Signed by artists Sebastien Larroude, Nicolas Ferrand, Thierry Doizon, Joel Dos Reis Viegas, and David Levy. Ferrand, Levy and Doizon have each added a drawing., Fine/Fine, Culver City, Design Studio Press, 2009, 1st, 9781933492407, 12.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 176 pages, over 1000 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This hardcover first printing is signed by artists Sebastien Larroude , Nicolas Ferrand , Thierry Doizon , Joel Dos Reis Viegas, and David Levy ....

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Burne Hogarth, Hogarth, Burne, Inscribed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Watson-Guptill, New York, 1981, 2nd printing 1985, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 160 pages, 224 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Hogarth's fifth instruction book. Inscribed by the artist on the half-title page: "For / Stuart / Best thoughts! / Burne Hogarth / Apr. 91" Hogarth...

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Daniel Handke, Vanessa Hunt, Handke, Vanessa Hunt, Daniel, Signed by seven contributors to the book, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Disney Editions, New York, 2012, 1st, 14.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 144 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Signed by seven contributors to the book who came to our store in September 2012 for an autographing session for this book. We have been long sold out but...

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Jerry Beck, Beck, Jerry, Signed by four artists with drawings, Fine in Fine dustjacket, 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

Signed with drawings by visual development artists Shane Prigmore and Carlos Zaragoza and two other artists who are unidentified. Tons of beautiful art...

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Jack Hagerty, Jon C. Rogers, Hagerty, Jon C. Rogers, Jack, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Livermore, ARA Press, 2006, 2nd, 978-0970760401, 11.3 inches, 8.75 inches, 540 pages, over 1000 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the back cover: Spaceflight historian Jack Hagerty chronicles the evolution of the spaceship during the century by examining 75 of them... Jack...

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Limited to 1000 copies, signed by 5 artists, Near Fine, 2008, 1st, 9 inches, 6 inches, 144 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

The first full-color comics anthology from the story artists at Disney Feature Animation. It sold out quickly and is now out-of-print. Signed by Don...

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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (only light wear, sharp corners, very flat, tight, clean), Paris, Les Humanoïdes Associés, 1982, 1st, 2-7316-0159-0, 11.75 inches, 9.25 inches, 64 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

An attractive copy of this scarce Moebius title. The making of the animated feature film, Les Maîtres du Temps, based upon a sci-fi novel by Stefan...

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Noela Hueso, Nicolas Cage, Hueso and Nicolas Cage, Noela, Signed by Chris Sanders, Christophe Lautrette, and others., Very Fine/Very Fine, London, Titan Books, 2013, 1st, 9781781164112, 10.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 176 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This is a First Printing signed by both directors and ten artists who worked on the film: Chris Sanders (Director) Kirk DeMicco (Director) Paul...


Chris Sanders Sketchbook 1B
  $175.00
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Signed by the artist, Fine, Chris Sanders, Sanders, Chris, 2006, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 28 pages, color and black & white, softcover, wraps

Chris' long out-of-print first sketchbook. Quite scarce.

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Studio Image 2 - Signed 1st
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Syd Mead, Mead, Syd, Signed by the artist, Near Fine (mild surface wear otherwise new and unread), Oblagon, Los Angeles, 1989, 1st, 11.5 inches, 16.5 inches, 40 pages, 55 color and 28 black & white, softcover, wraps, English

We bought this file copy directly from Syd Mead who kindly signed it on the first page! An oversize portfolio of artwork by Mead. The selection...

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Don Hertzfeldt, Hertzfeldt, Don, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Austin, Antibookclub/Bitter Films, 2013, 1st, 9780983868378, 8.5 inches, 8.75 inches, 216 pages, black & white, Hardcover, cloth, English

The rare, sold out, original edition of this art/comic by two-time Oscar nominated independent animator Don Hertzfeldt. The basis for the Oscar-nominated...

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Limited to 1300 copies, this copy is signed by artists Steve Anderson, Paul Briggs, Kevin Deters, Don Hall, Joe Mateo, and Chris Williams, Fine in Fine dustjacket (clean, tight, bright), 2009, 1st, 9780615295978, 0615295975, 9 inches, 6 inches, 216 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

This book has been signed by six of the 30 contributors: Steve Anderson, Paul Briggs, Kevin Deters, Don Hall, Joe Mateo, and Chris Williams who has added a...

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Michael Broggie, Broggie, Michael, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Pasadena, Pentrex, 1997, 2nd, 978-1563420092, 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 significance...

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Charles Solomon, Solomon, Charles, Signed by the author and three of the filmmakers, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (small scrape to the tail of the spine otherwise Fine, light rubbing to dustjacket edge), Disney Editions, New York, 2014, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.75 inches, 176 pages, over 250 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This first printing is signed by: Maleficent Director Robert Stromberg  Maleficent Production Designer Dylan Cole  Maleficent...

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Drawers 2.0
  $175.00
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Claire Wendling, Wendling, Claire, Very Good+, issued without dustjacket (3/8-inch scrape to the top of the spine, small nicks to the tail of the spine, otherwise Very Fine, the open corners are sharp, covers clean, binding tight), Bordeaux, Le Cycliste, 2005, 1st, 2912249740, 11.75 inches, 10 inches, 144 pages, over 650 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, French English

This is the revised and expanded 144-page edition of Drawers, the retrospective of Claire Wendling's work in comics, games, animation, and illustration....

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Mike Ploog, Ploog, Mike, One of 250 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, FPG, Pittsburgh, 2015, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 352 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A prsitine Mint copy of this Signed & Numbered variant edition. From the publisher: A very special signed and numbered edition of The Art of...

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Inscribed by the artist with a sketch, Very Fine, 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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Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (very light bump to the bottom edge, otherwise sharp with only light wear), New York, Disney, 2011, 1st, 9781423138662, 11.25 inches, 13.25 inches, 274 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

From the Publisher: This fourth installment in The Archive Series showcases the scenic background and layout art that gives every piece of Disney...


Iain McCaig, McCaig, Iain, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, San Rafael, Insight, 2008, 1st, 978-1-933784-70-0, 13 inches, 9.5 inches, 240 pages, over 500 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

From the publisher: McCaig is best known for his work as a principal designer on the three Star Wars prequels, including the iconic characters Queen...

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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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Jessica Julius, Maggie Malone, Julius, Maggie Malone, Jessica, Very Fine in a Very Fine dustjacket, San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2016, 1st, 9781452155364, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, color, Hardcover, boards, English

Our first printings were signed at the Walt Disney Studios in Burbank, California on November 7th, 2016, by the author and the following contributors...

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Very Fine issued in Very Fine dustjacket packed in a Near Fine publisher's printed cardboard clamshell box, Eyvind Earle, Earle, Eyvind, Eyvind Earle Publishing, 2001, 1st, 13 inches, 10.4 inches, 360 pages, 184 color plates and 36 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

A catalogue raisonne of the artist's early lithographs and limited editions. This volume covers his years of experimentation and the development of his iconic images: barns, trees, and rolling landscapes.

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Limited to 1000 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Drew Struzan, Struzan, Drew & Dylan, Struzan, Drew, Titan Books, 2011, 1st, 9780857685582, Hardcover, boards, English

Limited to 1,000 individually numbered copies, signed by Drew Struzan on a limitation page featuring an exclusive full-color Charlie Chaplin (Shoulder Arms)...

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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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The Ancient Book of Myth and War
  $150.00
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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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Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Miller-Zarneke, Tracey, Near Fine/Near Fine (mild wear), San Rafael, Insight, 2008, 1st, 978-1-933784-57-1, 10.25 inches, 11.4 inches, 192 pages, over 250 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A sought-after out-of-print title. From the publisher: Enthusiastic and a little clumsy, Po (voiced by Jack Black) is the biggest fan of kung fu...

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Jody Duncan, Stan Winston, Duncan, Jody, Winston, Stan, Signed by Stan Winston on the title page, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Titan, London, 2006, 1st, 12.25 inches, 10.5 inches, 336 pages, color, hardcover, cloth, English

Signed by Stan Winston on the title page. The complete history of special effects house Stan Winston Studio. Packed with previously unpublished sketches,...

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Yoji Shinkawa, Shinkawa, Yoji, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (previous owner's name lined out in black marker on the top edge otherwise Fine), Tokyo, Konami / Softbank, 2002, 1st, 978-4775300657, 11.75 inches, 8.3 inches, 180 pages, over 500 color illustrations, softcover, wraps

Over 500 color and black & white illustrations by Yoji Shinkawa. Contents: Official Illustrations, Part 1 Concept Illustrations, Part 1...

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William Stout, Stout, William, #592 of 1000 copies signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, Bantam, New York, 1981, 1st, 11.5 inches, 9 inches, 160 pages, 76 color, over 90 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, leather, English

Signed & Numbered Slipcased Hardcover edition of Stout's classic 1981 volume: "the book that started the dinosaur renaissance." Profusely illustrated.

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Rick Goldschmidt, Rankin/Bass, Goldschmidt, Rick, Rankin/Bass, Very Fine, Miser Bros. Press, Bridgeview, IL, 1997, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, viii, 176 pages, over 500 illustrations, 8 pages in color, softcover, wraps, English

A pristine 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...

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The Mousetrap
  $150.00
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Near Fine (corners slightly rubbed, light thumbdents, otherwise flat, clean), Carl Macek & Associates, Yorba Linda, 1970, 1st, 12 inches, 8.75 inches, 74 pages, color and black & white, softcover, spiralbound with cardstock covers, English

The Mousetrap was published in 1937 by Ward Ritchie in a limited numbered edition of 500 for the Disney Studio. It was an unofficial in-house publication...

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What is Torch Tiger?
  $150.00
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Limited to 1300 copies, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket (sharp clean, tight, bright), 2009, 1st, 9780615295978, 0615295975, 9 inches, 6 inches, 216 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

The second full-color comics anthology self-published by Walt Disney Animation Studio's Story Artists and Directors. It sold out quickly and is now...

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Signed by the artist with a drawing, Near Fine (mild rubbing to the covers, only light shelfwear), Mingjue Helen Chen, Chen, Mingjue Helen, 2014, 1st, 10 inches, 8 inches, 48 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Signed by the artist with a small drawing of Catwoman. Mingjue Helen Chen's out-of-print second collection of sketches and paintings. Mingjue is...

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Hans Bacher, Bacher, Hans, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, Japan, Born Digital, 2007, 1st, 9784862460080, 8.5 inches, 11.25 inches, 216 pages, 400 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, Japanese

The true first edition of Bacher's phenomenal book is this Japanese edition which preceded the English language edition by a full year. This is the first...

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Ian Dean, Dean, Ian, Near Fine (light wear to corners), ImagineFX, London, 2015, 1st, 11.75 inches, 8.75 inches, 176 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This is the Limited Edition Hardcover with gold foil detailing for the ultimate collector. This lavish out-of-print collection of art from the Star Wars...

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Weta Workshop, Weta Workshop, Fine in Fine dustjacket, New York, Pocket, 2005, 1st, 9781416505198, 11.2 inches, 8.75 inches, 224 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

This lavishly illustrated book reproduces the amazing artwork, design sketches, and digital models that helped bring to life Academy Award-winning director...


Very Fine in Near Fine slipcase (spine of slipcase slightly sunned, light shelfwear), New York, Harper, 2010, 1st, 9780061711282, 9.625 inches, 8.625 inches, 1200 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Out of print. From the publisher: Look what you get in this cromulent compendium! Comprehensive episode synopses for 20 seasons of Simpsons, including...

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Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light shelfwear), DigiCube, Japan, 1999, 9784925075541, 11.625 inches, 8.5 inches, 304 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, Japanese

A giant art book dedicated to Squaresoft's PlayStation 1999 role-playing game. It opens with a 24-page gallery of color character portraits, then dives into...


Sylvia Anderson, Anderson, Sylvia, One of 300 numbered copies signed by the author, Near Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (tips lightly bumped, dustjacket edgeworn), Hermes Press, Neshannock, PA, 2007, 1st, 12.25 inches, 12.25 inches, 176 pages, over 200 color and black & white photographs, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Signed by Sylvia Anderson, numbered, and containing material not available in the regular hardcover. From the publisher: Hermes Press proudly...

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The Art of Borderlands 2
  $150.00
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Near Fine (light shelfwear, flat, tight, clean), Indianapolis, DK/Brady Games, 2012, 1st, 9780744014372, 11.75 inches, 8.7 inches, 272 pages, over 1000 color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the publisher: 'The Art of Borderlands 2' aims to offer fans of the games a visual and in-depth look at the mysterious world of Pandora. This world...

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Gorillaz: Rise of the Ogre
  $150.00
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Cass Browne & Gorillaz, Jamie Hewlett, Zombie Fresh Eaters, Browne & Gorillaz, Cass, Hewlett, Zombie Fresh Eaters, Jamie, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, New York, Riverhead Books, 2006, 1st, 1594489319, 11 inches, 8.75 inches, 300 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

The complete, illustrated story of Jamie Hewlett's conceptual band Gorillaz. Illustrated throughout with illustrations by Hewlett and images from the videos.

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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Milwaukie, Dark Horse, 2020, 1st, 978-1-50671-351-9, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 264 pages, over 4000 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial cloth, English

Out of Print! The Limited Edition features: A cloth covered slipcase with gold ink embossing  A matching cloth covered hardcover folder...

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Colorvision (1981)
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Ron Cobb, Cobb, Ron, Near Fine (incredibly crisp and glossy but has a faint bump/crease to the upper corner of the back cover, very flat, tight, clean), Sydney, Wild & Woolley, 1981, 1st, 090933143X, 11.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 84 pages, color and black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

We acquired this new, unread copy direct from the artist's stash in Australia. It is incredibly crisp and glossy but has a faint bump/crease to the upper...

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John Canemaker, Tyrus Wong, Canemaker, John, Wong, Tyrus, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Walt Disney Family Foundation Press, San Francisco, 2013, 2nd, 9.75 inches, 12.25 inches, 156 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Out of print. From the publisher: Water to Paper, Paint to Sky is the first comprehensive retrospective of America's oldest living artist Tyrus...

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Robert B. and Richard M. Sherman, Sherman, Robert B. and Richard M., Includes a Walt Disney Family Museum bookplate signed by Richard M. Sherman, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, Santa Clarita, Camphor Tree Publishers, 1998, 1st, 9780964605930, 0964605937, 10 inches, 13 inches, 252 pages, over 500 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

This pristine first printing, still in the shrinkwrap, includes a bookplate signed by Richard M. Sherman. It can be attached to the book, laid in loosely,...

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The Art of Cory Loftis
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Signed by the artist, Near Fine (light cover wear, interior Fine), Cory Loftis, Loftis, Cory, 2013, 1st, 9780615910109, 11 inches, 8 inches, 72 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Out of print. This was Cory's first solo book (after the group book Catra Sees All) and it is full of wonderful pieces created in his off hours,solely...

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Don Hahn, Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Hahn, Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Don, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Disney, New York, 2015, 1st, 11.5 inches, 9.3 inches, 448 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, boards, English

This is a first printing--and the only printing--of this invaluable textbook for animation artists. These lectures were delivered to artists working at the...

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Pete Docter, Christopher Merritt, Marc Davis, Docter, Christopher Merritt, Pete, Davis, Marc, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase in publisher's shrinkwrap, Disney Editions, New York, 2019, 9781484755754, 11 inches, 12.5 inches, 384 pages, over 1,500 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

On February 16, 1962, senior animator Marc Davis officially transitioned from Walt Disney Feature Animation to a new division of the company: WED...

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Near Fine (mild wear to the ends of the spine, light shelfwear, flat, tight, clean), Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, 2006, 2nd, 8.75 inches, 11 inches, 244 pages, 550 color illustrations, softcover, French wraps

This is the beautiful full-color catalogue for the largest exhibition of Disney animation artwork in history. Held at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo,...

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Jeff Kurtti, Kurtti, Jeff, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (moderate blunt bump to the bottom of the spine, open corners sharp, long gift inscription on the front free endpaper, light wear to dustjacket), New York, Hyperion, 1997, 1st, 0786863358, 5.5 inches, 4.5 inches, 192 pages, over 350 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This small format book is the only art book produced by Disney for this fine film that launched their animation resurgence. Although too reliant upon film...

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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, Prestel, New York, 2007, 9783791337708, 12.25 inches, 9.4 inches, 360 pages, 390 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Out of print in all versions, this is the scarcer hardcover edition. A Mint copy still in the publisher's shrinkwrap! The catalogue for the exhibition...

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Tony DiTerlizzi, DiTerlizzi, Tony, Signed by the artist, Small bump to the lower corner otherwise Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Dark Horse, Milwaukie, 2015, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 224 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Tony signed this copy for us at the 2015 San Diego Comic Con. Out of print. From the publisher: "Tony's work has a distinct flair, a love for...

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Cory Loftis, Loftis, Cory, 2015, 1st, 978-0-692-57330-3, 11 inches, 8 inches, 70 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Out of print. This was Cory's second solo book and it is full of beautiful and comical pieces. "People often ask where I get inspiration from. I...

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The Bear That Wasn't
  $125.00
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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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Signed by Peter Lord & Nick Park, Near Fine/Fine (corners lightly bumped, otherwise Fine/Fine), Brian Sibley, Sibley, Brian, Abrams, 2000, 1st, 0810941244, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Chicken Run is the first feature film from Aardman Animation, the British 3-D animation studio that created the Academy Award-winning...

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Animations of Mortality
  $125.00
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Terry Gilliam, Gilliam, Terry, Some small spots on topedge otherwise Fine (very clean, flat, tight), Methuen, New York, 1978, 1st, 12 inches, 9 inches, 96 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

Terry Gilliam's primer on "The Wonderful World of Animation." Gilliam explains the fundamentals of cut-out animation starting with a walk cycle and "ways to...

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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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Drew Struzan, Struzan, Drew, Inscribed by the artis, Very Fine/Very Fine, Markham, Dreamweaver, 2004, 1st, 0973278676, 14.25 inches, 10.25 inches, xliv, 254 pages, 247 full-page and double-page color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

This is the original edition published by Dreamweaver. Inscribed by the artist: "For Russ" and dated 2005. A massive art book devoted to this illustrator...

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Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Miller-Zarneke, Tracey, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (previous owner's name lined out in black marker on the top edge and the front free endpaper otherwise only light shelfwear), San Rafael, Insight, 2008, 1st, 978-1-933784-57-1, 10.25 inches, 11.4 inches, 192 pages, over 250 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A sought-after out-of-print title. From the publisher: Enthusiastic and a little clumsy, Po is the biggest fan of kung fu around... but his girth is...

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Signed by the artist with a drawing, Near Fine (mild rubbing to the covers, only light shelfwear), Mingjue Helen Chen, Chen, Mingjue Helen, 2014, 1st, 10 inches, 8 inches, 48 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Signed by the artist with a small head sketch of a girl and dated in the year of publication. Mingjue Helen Chen's out-of-print second collection of...

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Derek Thompson, Thompson, Derek, Fine DVD in Near Fine case (plastic sleeve of DVD case has small tear on bottom edge, some scuffs on surface of plastic sleeve), Gnomon Workshop, Hollywood, 2007, 1-59762-865-4, 7.5 inches, 5.5 inches, English

From the publisher: In this expansive demonstration, concept and story artist Derek Thompson takes you through his storyboarding process using Adobe...

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The Art of Stop-Motion Animation
  $125.00
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Ken A. Priebe, Priebe, Ken A., Very Fine, Boston, Course Technology PTR, 2006, 1st, 978-1598632446, 7.5 inches, 9 inches, 344 pages, 100s of color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the back cover: Through the magic of stop-motion animation, inanimate objects seem to spring to life. With true artistic passion and finesse, a...

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

Out of print . Over 250 pieces of concept art from Toy Story 3 pack a survey filled with storyboards, color keys, reference photos and much more!

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Linda Sunshine, Sunshine, Linda, Spine sunfaded otherwise Very Fine in Very Good+slipcase (mild wear, sunfaded edge, and small nick to the slipcase), San Rafael, Insight Editions, 2006, 1st, 1933784040, 10.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 180 pages, over 500 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards with slipcase, English

An incredible art of book absolutely filled with artwork and details into the making of a modern CG animated film. Plenty of art by production designer...

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Giger's Alien
  $125.00
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H. R. Giger, Giger, H. R., Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear), Morpheus International, Beverly Hills, 1989, Later, 12 inches, 12 inches, 76 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, boards, English

Originally published in 1979, this book documents Giger's work on the Ridley Scott film. Includes Giger's paintings that inspired the alien; Giger's designs...

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Ray Harryhausen & Tony Dalton, Ray Harryhausen, Harryhausen & Tony Dalton, Ray, Harryhausen, Ray, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, 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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Don Hahn, Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Hahn, Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Don, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (tiny bit of edgewear to dustjacket), Disney, New York, 2015, 1st, 11.5 inches, 9.3 inches, 448 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, boards, English

This is a first printing--and the only printing--of this invaluable textbook for animation artists. These lectures were delivered to artists working at the...

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Jamie Hewlett, Hewlett, Jamie, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (small bump to the lower rear corner, mild wear to the spine ends, covers very sound, interior Fine), Cologne, Taschen, 2017, 1st, 978-3-8365-6093-1, 12.5 inches, 9.8 inches, 424 pages, over 400 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This is a nice copy of the first printing--with the original multi-character cover--that quickly sold out. The second printing replaced the original...

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Lorenzo Etherington, Etherington, Lorenzo, Signed by the artist on the front free endpaper, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, The Etherington Brothers, Bristol, 2018, 1st, 8.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 200 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This copy is signed by the artist on the front free endpaper. How to THINK when you DRAW is a 200 page full colour hardback book measuring 8.5" by 8.5"....


Coraline: A Visual Companion
  $125.00
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Stephen Jones, Jones, Stephen, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear), New York, HarperCollins, 2009, 1st, 9780061704222, 10.25 inches, 8.25 inches, viii, 230 pages, over 240 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, English

The making of book for Henry Selick's stop-motion animated fantasy film produced by Laika. Production photos and behind-the-scenes facts. Designs and art by...

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The Art of The Book of Life
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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Dark Horse, Milwaukie, 2014, 1st, 10.25 inches, 11.4 inches, 192 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. From the publisher: To determine whether the heart of humankind is pure and good, two godlike beings engage in an otherworldly wager...

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Dini, Timm, Dini, Timm, Very Fine in publisher's shrinkwrap, Golden Books, Racine, WI, 1996, 0307711390, 12 inches, 10.5 inches, 28 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Still in publisher's shrinkwrap! An unopened copy of this scarce picture story book. Especially scarce in this condition--most copies having been played...


Mark Cotta Vaz, Craig Barron, Vaz, Craig Barron, Mark Cotta, Upper corners are badly bumped otherwise Fine/Fine with sealed CD package, Chronicle, San Francisco, 2002, 1st, 10.4 inches, 12 inches, 290 pages, over 400 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The first book devoted to the art of matte painting. Over 400 color illustrations. Plus a CD-ROM with matte paintings, quicktime movie clips, and...

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Hyung-tae Kim, Kim, Hyung-tae, Near Fine (light wear, very clean, bright, tight), Korea, 2004, 12 inches, 8.5 inches, 116 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards

This is the rare & out-of-print Korean art book "Oxide 2 Carta Numinous" by Kim Hyung-Tae. The art in this book is all for the video game Magna Carta...

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Florent Gorges, Yoshitaka Amano, Gorges, Florent, Amano, Yoshitaka, Limited to 500 copies signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase in publisher's shrinkwrap, Milwaukie, Dark Horse, 2018, 1st, 978-1-50670-754-9, 10 inches, 11 inches, 424 pages, 400 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Yoshitaka Amano: The Illustrated Biography--Beyond the Fantasy is a beautiful celebration of the life and imagery of Japan's master...

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What is Torch Tiger?
  $120.00
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Limited to 1300 copies, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket (sharp clean, tight, bright), 2009, 1st, 9780615295978, 0615295975, 9 inches, 6 inches, 216 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

The second full-color comics anthology self-published by Walt Disney Animation Studio's Story Artists and Directors. It sold out quickly and is now...

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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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Colorvision (1981)
  $120.00
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Ron Cobb, Cobb, Ron, Near Fine (incredibly crisp and glossy but has faint bumps to the two open corners, very flat, tight, clean), Sydney, Wild & Woolley, 1981, 1st, 090933143X, 11.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 84 pages, color and black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

We acquired this new, unread copy direct from the artist's stash in Australia. It is incredibly crisp and glossy but has faint bumps to the two open...

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Lou Scheimer, Andy Mangels, Scheimer, Andy Mangels, Lou, With a bookplate signed by the author Andy Mangels and the co-founder of Filmation Studios Lou Scheimer, Very Fine, Raleigh, NC, TwoMorrows Publishing, 2015, 1st, 978-1-60549-044-1, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 288 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

A pristine first printing of the only book devoted to Filmation Studios, with a "Comic-Con 2013 Signed Plate" signed by the co-founder of Filmation Studios...

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Koji Morimoto, Morimoto, Koji, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Naomichi Doi, Tokyo, 2004, 2nd 2009, 11.5 inches, 9 inches, 264 pages, color, softcover, wraps

A phonebook-sized collection of artwork by Japanese animator, designer & director Koji Morimoto. Concludes with a Curriculum Vitae and a conversation...

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The Art of the Lion King
  $120.00
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Christopher Finch, Finch, Christopher, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (dustjacket top edge slightly curled by shrinkwrap), New York, Hyperion, 1994, 1st, 0-7868-6028-6, 13.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 196 pages, over 400 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Artwork from the development and creation of the 1994 Disney blockbuster. Art by Chris Sanders, Vance Gerry, Andy Gaskill, Bunny Mattinson, Andreas Deja,...

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Bill Plympton, David B. Levy, Bill Plympton, Plympton, David B. Levy, Bill, Plympton, Bill, Signed by the artist on the dustjacket, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (spine ends lightly bumped, otherwise new and unread), Universe, New York, 2011, 1st, 11 inches, 9.75 inches, 264 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Signed by the artist on the front of the dustjacket. Out of print. From the publisher: The life and art of "the King of Indie Animation." The only...

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Don Bluth's The Art of Storyboard
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Don Bluth, Bluth, Don, Shallow two-inch razor cut to the back cover otherwise Very Fine (very flat, tight, clean), Dark Horse, Milwaukie, OR, 2004, 2nd, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 112 pages, color and black & white, softcover, wraps, English

Out of print and surprisingly scarce--until you realize Dark Horse is fairly well-known for under-printing the art books it publishes. From the...

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The Art of the Incredibles
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Mark Cotta Vaz, Vaz, Mark Cotta, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, San Francisco, Chronicle, 2004, 3rd, 978-0811844338, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, over 400 color illustrations, hardcover, boards, English

Out of print. Pre-production artwork & design from the Pixar film. Art by Lou Romano, Teddy Newton, Tony Fucile, Kent Melton, Glenn Kim, Ricardo...

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Near Fine/Very Good+, Japan, 2005, 4197202326, 11.75 inches, 8.5 inches, 256 pages, black & white with 48 pages in color, Softcover, wraps, Japanese

Production art from the 2004 film Ghost in the Shell 2 - Innocence directed by Mamoru Oshii. Includes: production designs, character designs, mechanical...

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Near Fine (mild wear to covers, interior Fine), Belier Press, New York, 1978-79, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 96 pages, over 500 black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

"Devoted to the photographs of non-professional models and photographers which were sold through mail-order by the late Irving Klaw. Over 260 vintage black...

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John Rhett Thomas, Thomas, John Rhett, Fine in Fine dustjacket, New York, Marvel, 2012, 1st, 978-0785133308, 10.25 inches, 11.5 inches, 208 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

First printing of the direct edition. Out of print in this format. Hundreds of pieces of concept and production art from the breakout hit film. Art by...

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Limited to 100 copies with this deluxe binding, Very Fine in Very Fine clamshell box in shrinkwrap in custom cardboard box, Eric Canete, Canete, Eric, Essential Sequential/Lightbox, 2012, 1st, 13.5 inches, 11.25 inches, 356 pages, 20 color and over 300 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, Steel plate and cloth covered boards, English

We have acquired all the remaining copies of the deluxe bound Encore. The deluxe Encore was limited to 100 copies with an upgraded binding and clamshell...

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Christopher Finch, Finch, Christopher, Fine in Fine dustjacket, New York, Harry N. Abrams, 2004, 1st, 0810949644, 12 inches, 9.75 inches, 504 pages, 818 illustrations, including 465 in full color, Hardcover, cloth with an onlaid color plate, English

This is the first printing of the 2004 revised edition. The first edition to include all-new chapters on Pixar Animation Studio and Walt Disney Animation...

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Very Fine in Very Fine box, Burbank, Disney Press, 2017, 1st, 9781484745359, 6.9 inches, 6.8 inches, 1616 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

A pristine shrinkwrapped example of this out-of-print set of flipbooks. Legendary animators Ub Iwerks, Norm Ferguson, Billl Tytla, Ham Luske, Art Babbitt,...

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Signed by directors Roger Allers and Jill Culton, co-director Anthony Stacchi, story artists Matt Taylor and Kris Pearn, and visual development artist Marcelo Vignali, Fine, Sony, Culver City, 2006, 1st, 41 inches, 27 inches, color, English

A Teaser One Sheet for Sony Pictures Animation's first feature-length animated film. Signed by directors Roger Allers and Jill Culton, co-director Anthony...

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Linda Sunshine, Sunshine, Linda, Near Fine in Very Good+slipcase (mild wear to the book and slipcase), San Rafael, Insight Editions, 2006, 1st, 1933784040, 10.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 180 pages, over 500 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards with slipcase, English

An incredible art of book absolutely filled with artwork and details into the making of a modern CG animated film. Plenty of art by production designer...

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