Animation & Film

 
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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The Art of Metal Gear Solid
  $250.00
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Yoji Shinkawa, Shinkawa, Yoji, Very Fine in Fine clear plastic dustjacket in Very Fine obi band, Tokyo, Konami / Softbank, 1999, 1st, 978-4797309508, 11.75 inches, 8.3 inches, 180 pages, over 1000 color illustrations, softcover, wraps

Over 500 illustrations by Yoji Shinkawa. Part 1: Official Illustrations, Publicity Illustrations, Illustrations for Magazines, Illustrations for...

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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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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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Art of Kung Fu Panda
  $225.00
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Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Miller-Zarneke, Tracey, Tiny bump to lower rear corner otherwise Very Fine/Very Fine, 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

Out of print. From the publisher: Enthusiastic and a little clumsy, Po (voiced by Jack Black) is the biggest fan of kung fu around... but his girth is...

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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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Ollie Johnston, Frank Thomas, Johnston, Frank Thomas, Ollie, Signed by both Ollie Johnston and Frank Thomas on the half-title page, Very Fine in Very 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. Signed by both Ollie Johnston and Frank Thomas on the half-title page. From the dustjacket: For the first time ever, the complete story...

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Rockin' Jelly Bean, Rockin' Jelly Bean, One of 240 numbered copies, Very Fine, Cyclops Print Works, Canoga Park, 2019, 1st, 36 inches, 18 inches, color

A Hand-numbered edition of 240. A 12 color screen print. 18 x 36 inches. Artwork by Rockin' Jelly Bean. Released as a DesignerCon 2019 exclusive, it is...

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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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Jason Deamer, Deamer, Jason, #27 of 100 numbered copies signed by Director Alan Barillaro, Production Designer Jason Deamer, and Producer Marc Sondheimer, Very Fine in Very Fine frame, Pixar, Emeryville, 2016, 1st, 12.25 inches, 15.5 inches, color

Signed by Production Designer Jason Deamer. Matted and framed. Manufactured for the Pixar Animation Studio in Emeryville, CA. Only available at the Pixar...

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Jeff Kurtti, Kurtti, Jeff, Signed by directors Ron Clements and John Musker, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Chronicle, San Francisco, 2009, 3rd, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, color, hardcover, boards, English

This copy is signed by directors Ron Clements and John Musker on the half-title page. Signed by author Jeff Kurtti on the title page. The book...

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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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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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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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Jessica Julius, Julius, Jessica, Signed, Very Fine in a Near Fine to Very Fine dustjacket, San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2016, 1st, 978-1452122236, 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 artists exclusively...

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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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Robert Kondo, Dice Tsutsumi, Kondo, Dice Tsutsumi, Robert, Signed by Robert Kondo and Dice Tsutsumi, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Santa Cruz, Flesk, 2015, 1st, 978-1-933865-85-0, 7.75 inches, 9.25 inches, 168 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

Out of print and quite scarce. Signed by Tonko House cofounders Robert Kondo and Dice Tsutsumi. In 2013, two Pixar art directors decided to take a...

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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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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...

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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
  $175.00
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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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Ollie Johnston, Frank Thomas, Johnston, Frank Thomas, Ollie, Inscribed by the authors on the half-title pag, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, Hyperion, New York, 1993, 1st, 11.25 inches, 10.5 inches, 232 pages, 100s of color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, English

Inscribed by the authors on the half-title page: "Best wishes, Tina-- / Frank Thomas Ollie Johnston" The two veteran Disney animators' third book. A...

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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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Jeff Kurtti, Kurtti, Jeff, Signed by the author Jeff Kurtti on the front free endpaper, Very Fine in Fine 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

A sharp copy of this scarce book. Signed by the author Jeff Kurtti on the front free endpaper. This small format book is the only art book produced by...

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