Animation & Film

 
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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Scott Morse, Lou Romano, Don Shank, Nate Wragg, Morse, Lou Romano, Don Shank, Nate Wragg, Scott, This copy has an original painting by Scott Morse on the front endpaper signed and inscribed "for Michael", Near Fine with Fine obi band (light rubbing to the corners), Red Window/Adhouse, Emeryville, 2007, 1st, 12 inches, 9.25 inches, 80 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial cloth, English

This copy has an original painting by Scott Morse on the front endpaper signed and inscribed "for Michael." Taking their inspiration from the Provensens'...

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Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Miller-Zarneke, Tracey, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (very light wear to dustjacket), San Rafael, Insight, 2008, 1st, 978-1-933784-57-1, 10.25 inches, 11.4 inches, 192 pages, over 250 color illustrations, hardcover, boards, English

A first printing of this sought-after out-of-print title--signed by the directors Mark Osbourne and John Stevenson and producer Melissa Cobb. From the...

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One of 2500 numbered copies, Very Good+ (lower rear corner bumped, upper front corner pushed slightly inward, otherwise Fine) in a Very Good+ slipcase (bump to two ends on the slipcase), Applewood, Bedford, MA, 2000, 1st, 12.2 inches, 9.8 inches, 112 pages, color, hardcover, cloth, English

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

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Ioan Szasz, Eyvind Earle, Szasz, Ioan, Earle, Eyvind, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (upper tips bumped otherwise Very Fine, New and Unread), San Francisco, Walt Disney Family Foundation Press, 2017, 2nd, 978-1681882710, 10 inches, 12.5 inches, 176 pages, over 250 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Out of print. From the publisher: This lavish art book showcases an unprecedented collection of artworks spanning Earle's entire life as an artist -...

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One of 750 numbered copies signed by Zach Snyder and with an exclusive giclee print signed by the artist Alex Pardee, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase in publisher's original shrinkwrap and shipping box, Zach Snyder, Snyder, Zach, Titan, 2011, 1st, Hardcover, pictorial boards in slipcase, English

From the publisher: From Zack Snyder, the director of 300 and Watchmen, comes Sucker Punch, an epic action fantasy that takes us into the vivid...

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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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Syd Mead, Mead, Syd, Limited to 2000 hardcover copies. Signed by the artist., Very Fine/Very Fine, Design Studio Press, Culver City, 2010, 1st, 11.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 176 pages, color and black & white illustrations on every page, Hardcover, boards, English

Syd Mead signed this book for us in person. The is the hardcover edition limited to 2000 copies. And rarely signed. This sequel to 2001's Syd Mead's...

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Cameraworks
  $250.00
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David Hockney, Hockney, David, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Abrams, 1984, 1st, 0394537335, 12.25 inches, 12.25 inches, 287 pages, 117 color plates, 53 black & white text illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The definitive survey of Hockney's fascinating and dizzying photocollages created during the years 1981-1983. 117 color plates and 53 black & white text...

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Syd Mead, Mead, Syd, Near Fine (light rubbing to the corners otherwise very flat, tight, clean), Oblagon, Pasadena, CA, 2001, 1st, 11.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 176 pages, color and black & white illustrations on every page, softcover, wraps, English

Published in 2001 and long out of print. Industrial design, entertainment design, motion pictures, television, computer game design, fantasy illustrations.

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Sylvia Anderson, Anderson, Sylvia, One of 300 numbered copies signed by the author, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, 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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Stephen Rebello, Rebello, Stephen, Inscribed by the author and 12 Disney artists, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, New York, Hyperion, 1995, 1st, 978-0786861583, 0786861584, 13.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 200 pages, over 400 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Inscribed by the author, the directors, and 10 Disney artists. Co-director Mike Gabriel's inscription reads: "To Carmen-- The heart and soul of the...

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Daniel Lopez Muñoz, Lopez Muñoz, Daniel, #64 of 100 numbered copies signed by Daniel Lopez Muñoz, Very Fine in Very Fine frame, Pixar, Emeryville, 2016, 1st, 14 inches, 19 inches, color

Signed by color script artist Daniel Lopez Muñoz. Matted and framed. Manufactured for the Pixar Animation Studio in Emeryville, CA. Only...

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Mike Hankin, Ray Harryhausen, Hankin, Mike, Harryhausen, Ray, Print run of 1000 copies, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, Los Angeles, Archive Editions, 2013, 1st, 9780981782959, 11.75 inches, 9.3 inches, 370 pages, 1,500 color and black & white photos and illustrations, Hardcover, leatherette, English

The latest--and final--volume in the definitive Ray Harryhausen series. Foreword by Tom Hanks. Out of print. From the publisher: Chapters in Volume 1...

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H.R. Giger's Necronomicon II
  $250.00
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H. R. Giger, Giger, H. R., Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Las Vegas, Morpheus, 1992, 9th 2010, 9780962344725, 16.75 inches, 12 inches, 92 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

Out of print. First published in German in 1985, this is the English language American edition.

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Near Fine (light shelf wear, very flat, tight, bright, clean), Movic, Japan, 2007, 4961524355686, 8.25 inches, 11.7 inches, 4 x 144 pages, 4 x 72 full-page black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, Japanese

Gainax Studios' mecha anime television series Gurren Lagann. Four 144-page A4 size books each with 72 full-page black & white illustrations printed...

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Jason Surrell, Surrell, Jason, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, New York, Marvel, 2012, 2nd, 9780785162346, 10.75 inches, 11.75 inches, 272 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. The official art book for the first Avengers film from 2012. Art by Ryan Meinerding, Andy Park, Steve Jung, Charlie Wen, Adi Granov, Phil...

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Ray Harryhausen, Harryhausen, Ray, Inscribed by Harryhausen on the title page, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Billboard, New York, 2006, 1st, 11.5 inches, 10 inches, 230 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A first printing inscribed by Ray Harryhausen on the title page: "To: Marlene and Arnaldo / Ray Harryhausen" with an original cartoon head and the word...

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Ray Harryhausen, Harryhausen, Ray, Inscribed by Harryhausen and Dalton on the half-title page, Near Fine in Fine dustjacket (lower corners very lightly bumped otherwise Fine), Aurum Press, London, 2005, 1st, 11.5 inches, 10 inches, 230 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The British first--the true first printing--inscribed by Ray Harryhausen on the half-title page: "To Arnold + Marlene / (Mama Mia!) / Ray Harryhausen" and...

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Ray Harryhausen, Harryhausen, Ray, Inscribed by Harryhausen on the title page, Fine in Fine dustjacket, New York, Billboard, 2004, 1st, 0823084027, 11.75 inches, 10 inches, 304 pages, 366 color and 691 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A first printing inscribed by Harryhausen on the title page: To Arnaldo (?) / I have nothing to say! / Ray Harryhausen" Harryhausen's densely packed...

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Ray Harryhausen, Harryhausen, Ray, Signed by Harryhausen on the half-title page, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Aurum Press, London, 2003, 1st, 11.75 inches, 10 inches, 304 pages, 366 color and 691 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A first printing signed by Harryhausen on the half-title page. Harryhausen's densely packed autobiography with 100s of previously unpublished...

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Ray Harryhausen, Tony Dalton, Ray Harryhausen, Harryhausen, Tony Dalton, Ray, Harryhausen, Ray, Signed by both authors Harryhausen and Dalton on the half-title page, Very light bump to the tail of the spine otherwise Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, London, Aurum, 2008, 1st, 9781845133672, 11.5 inches, 10 inches, 240 pages, over 1000 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Signed by both authors Ray Harryhausen and Tony Dalton on the half-title page. From the publisher: Completes the trilogy that began with Ray...

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Peter de Seve, de Seve, Peter, Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Akileos, Paris, 2009, 1st, 12.25 inches, 11 inches, 240 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Signed by Peter with a drawing of Scrat! A career retrospective book on this fantastic illustrator and designer. A large format coffee table art book...

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Fine, issued without dustjacket, New York, Disney, 2008, 1st, 9781423107231, 11.25 inches, 13.25 inches, 272 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

The first volume in the Walt Disney Animation Archive Series. Out of print. From the Publisher: The most brilliant story artwork created by Disney...

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Ian Lambot, Greg Girard, Lambot, Ian, Girard, Greg, Very Good+ (light bump to upper corner, mild creasing to spine, mild shelfwear, previous owner's name lined out in black marker on the first page), Watermark, Surrey, 1993, 6th printing 2003, 10.75 inches, 10.75 inches, 216 pages, over 320 color photographs, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the publisher: Girard and Lambot spent four years exploring the notorious Walled City of Kowloon (Hong Kong), before it's final clearance in 1992....

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Phantom Shanghai
  $240.00
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Greg Girard, Girard, Greg, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light shelfwear), Toronto, Magenta Publishing for the Arts, 2007, 2nd, 978-0973973914, 10.5 inches, 13 inches, 224 pages, 130 color photographs, Hardcover, cloth, English

Phantom Shanghai, with a foreword by William Gibson, is a portrait of Shanghai as the city transformed itself in the first years of the 21st Century....

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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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Gary Gianni, #113 of 250 copies signed by the artist, Very Fine/Very Fine, Howard, Robert E., Gianni, Gary, Wandering Star, 2002, 1st, pictorial folder, English

"A fascinating piece of history is available here, with this original script from Conan author Robert E. Howard. The script has been reprinted in its...

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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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Mathieu Lauffray, Lauffray, Mathieu, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Soleil, Toulon, 2004, 1st, 11.25 inches, 11 inches, 168 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards

This French artist may be best known in the United States for his cover paintings for Dark Horse's Star Wars comics. This is an art book devoted to his...

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J. C. Richard, Richard, J. C., One of 175 numbered copies, Very Fine, Cyclops Print Works, Canoga Park, 2019, 1st, 36 inches, 12 inches, color

A Hand-numbered edition of 175. A 22 color screen print. 12 x 36 inches. Released at D23 2019.

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Charles Solomon, Solomon, Charles, Signed by the author and three of the filmmakers, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (tiny bit of 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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Signed by the artists with a drawing, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in Fine slipcase, Creaturebox (Greg Baldwin & Dave Guertin), Creaturebox (Greg Baldwin & Dave Guertin), CreatureBox, 2012, 1st, 9780615668543, 12.75 inches, 8.75 inches, 140 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. This copy is signed by both artists and inscribed "Ted! Thanks for everything!" It includes: an original 4.25" x 5.5" sketch card, a...

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Jeff Kurtti, Kurtti, Jeff, Near Fine (light shelfwear to lower corners and bottom edge, otherwise very flat, tight, clean), Disney, New York, 2002, 1st, 9 inches, 11 inches, 128 pages, over 200 color and black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

One of the rarest of the Disney "Art of" books. This book did not receive the distribution or promotion of the earlier coffee table art books and was...

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Floyd Gottfredson, Gottfredson, Floyd, #978 of 3000 copies signed by Gottfredson and Barks, Very Good+, issued without dustjacket (one lower corner bumped, bottom edge slightly shelfrubbed, interior Fine), Another Rainbow, Prescott, AZ, 1988, 1st, 12.8 inches, 16.8 inches, 248 pages, color, hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

Both the deluxe edition and the Pantheon trade edition contain eight classic stories from 1932-1939 from the Mickey Mouse newspaper strip (four Sunday...

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Mark Cotta Vaz, Craig Barron, Vaz, Craig Barron, Mark Cotta, Missing the CD otherwise Fine in Fine dustjacket, 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. Introduction by George Lucas. In Fine condition (light shelfwear...

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Peter Bialobrzeski, Bialobrzeski, Peter, Near Fine, Berlin, Hatje Cantz Publishers, 2004, 1st, 978-3775713948, 9.6 inches, 12 inches, 112 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

"In Neon Tigers, I merge the seven Asian cities of Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Jakarta, Singapore, and Shenzhen into a virtual megatropolis....

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Very Fine, Wolf Smoke Animation Studio, Shanghai, 2015, 1st, 10 inches, 7.5 inches, 54 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

A Limited Edition Underground art book, plus a set of six full-color postcards, for the full-length animated film, Kungfu Cooking Girls, produced by Wolf...

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Very Fine, 13 inches, 16 inches

A custom deluxe messenger computer bag with The Krusty the Clown Show logo embroidered onto one side and The Simpsons logo embroidered onto the other side....

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Linda Sunshine, Sunshine, Linda, Signed by visual development artist Marcelo Vignali, Very Fine in Very Fine 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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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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Syd Mead, Mead, Syd, Near Fine (moderate cover rubbing and edge wear), Kodansha, Tokyo, 1996, 1st revised, 11.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 170 pages, over 100 color illustrations, softcover, wraps

Four sections: industrial design, motion pictures, fantasy, and drawings & sketches. The motion picture section features Star Trek, Tron, Blade...

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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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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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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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Sentinel (1979)
  $200.00
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Strother MacMinn, Syd Mead, MacMinn, Strother, Mead, Syd, Very Good (moderate corner wear, mild thumbdents to the covers, spine unbroken, sewnbinding sound, but glue weakening), Hendrick-Ido-Ambacht, Netherlands, Dragon's Dream, 1979, 1st, 9063325916, 12 inches, 12 inches, 160 pages, 149 color (many double-page) and 32 black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

This is the book that brought Syd Mead to mainstream attention in 1979. After years of illustrating concept cars/vehicles for industrial and automotive...

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Jeff Kurtti, Kurtti, Jeff, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (open corners sharp, quarter-inch tear and 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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#1009 of 1500 copies signed by the artist, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Nicolas ("Nico") Marlet, Marlet, Nicolas ("Nico"), 2010, 1st, 6.25 inches, 4.25 inches, 160 pages, color, hardcover, cloth

Nicolas Marlet is an award-winning animation character designer (Prince of Egypt, Madagascar, Over the Hedge, etc.) and the lead designer on the Kung Fu...

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