Animation & Film

 
Vision: Kurtz & Friends
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Very Fine, Bob Kurtz, Kurtz, Bob, Tokyo Designers Gakuin College, 1980, 1st, 11.75 inches, 8.75 inches, 84 pages, Over 300 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English, Japanese

"Special Issue on the Work of Kurtz & Friends." Kurtz commercial animation company created the ubiquitous Chevron Oil dinosaur spots of the seventies...

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Vision: Birney Lettick
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Birney Lettick, Lettick, Birney, Near Fine (very light wear to the corners, light rubbing to the glossy covers, otherwise Fine), Tokyo Designers Gakuin College, Tokyo, 1987, 1st, 11.75 inches, 8.75 inches, 138 pages, over 230 color illustrations, softcover, wraps

Birney Lettick (1919-1986) was a movie poster illustrator and magazine cover artist for the Time magazine, Collier's, Reader's Digest, National Lampoon,...

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Vintage Hollywood Posters VII
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VF, Bruce Hershenson, 2004, 1st, wraps

Includes 592 posters. Out-of-print.

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Vintage Hollywood Posters V
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VF, Bruce Hershenson, 2002, 1st, wraps

Includes 385 posters.

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Vintage Hollywood Posters IX
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VF, Bruce Hershenson, 2005, 1st, wraps

Includes 491 posters.

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Vintage Hollywood Posters IV
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VF, Bruce Hershenson, 2001, 1st, wraps

Includes 331 posters.

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Fabien Nury, Bruno, Nury, Fabien, Bruno, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Dargaud, Paris, 2019, 1st, 12.6 inches, 9.6 inches, 182 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Bruno pays homage to 76 classic noir films in this art book which profiles the films that have served as inspiration for Nury and Bruno's bestselling noir...

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Armand Serrano, Serrano, Armand, 2016, 1st, 9780997792300, 10.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 152 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Signed by the artist. From the inside dustjacket: Vignettes is a compilation of personal artworks and sketches by Armand Serrano. The book highlights...


Vectormania - Signed
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Robert Ball, Ball, Robert, Signed by the artist, Very Fine, London, 2015, 1st, 11.75 inches, 8.25 inches, 100 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Robert M. Ball is an illustrator, designer and comic maker, living and working in London. His clients include HBO, Disney, ESPN, Sony, Wired and Conde Nast....

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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, London, Titan Books, 2017, 1st, 9781785654008, 10.75 inches, 12 inches, 192 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Full of design art by Ben Mauro, Marc Simonetti, Patrice Garcia. From the publisher: Rooted in the classic graphic novel series, Valerian and...

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UFA Film Posters 1918-1943
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Peter Manz, Christian Maryska, Manz, Christian Maryska, Peter, Fine, Umschau Braus Verlag, Heidelberg, 1998, 978-0801864292, 11.75 inches, 9.5 inches, 144 pages, 54 full-page color and over 75 black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

A selection of UFA Film Posters from 1918-1943, the work in this book was also part of an exhibition produced by Deutsche Kinemathek, Berlin, and the...

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Catherine Hardwicke, Hardwicke, Catherine, Inscribed by the author, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Boston, Little Brown, 2009, 1st, 978-0316070522, 8.25 inches, 5.25 inches, 176 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This book has a gift inscription to the storyboard artist from the director: "Thanks for your beautiful work! Inspiring! Catherine" From the publisher:...

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Bill Black, Bill Feret, Black, Bill Feret, Bill, Near Fine (light crease to lower corner of back cover, otherwise Fine), Longwood, FL, Paragon, 1992, 1st, 9781562250058, 10.25 inches, 7.75 inches, 112 pages, black & white with 32 pages in color, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: The authorized photo history of the life and times of beautiful Irish McCalla from top pin-up model to TV star to the successful...

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Trolls Little Golden Book
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Mary Man-Kong, Priscilla Wong, Man-Kong, Mary, Wong, Priscilla, Very Fine, Golden Books, New York, 2016, 9780399558931, 8 inches, 6.5 inches, 24 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Priscilla Wong, a designer and VisDev artist on the film, illustrates this adaptation.Fun-loving Poppy and despondent Branch join forces to save their...

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Limited to 5000 copies, Very Fine, Grenoble, Glenat, 2017, 1st, 9782344018675, 12.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 168 pages, 80 full-page and 15 other color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, French

An expanded edition of the catalog to the exhibition in tribute to Katsuhiro Otomo for the 43rd International Festival of Bande Dessinee at Angoulême...

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Limited to 999 numbered copies, Very Fine, Paris, Galerie Glenat, 2016, 1st, 9782344015094, 12.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 86 pages, 43 full-page and 12 smaller color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, French

This limited edition catalog is limited to 999 copies on the occasion of the exhibition in tribute to Katsuhiro Otomo for the 43rd International Festival of...

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Jeff Kurtii, Kurtii, Jeff, Near Fine (light shelf and corner wear, flat, tight, clean), Disney, New York, 2002, 1st, 9 inches, 11 inches, 128 pages, over 200 color and black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English


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John & Steve Daly Lasseter, Lasseter, John & Steve Daly, Near Fine (mild bumping and wear to the extremities, Hyperion, New York, 1995, 1st, 14.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 128 pages, over 350 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards with an onlaid lenticular cover, English

The book on the first fully computer-animated feature film. Profusely illustrated with concept art, character designs, storyboards. We bought this...

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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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Totoro Forest Project
  $400.00
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Limited to 1000 copies, Very Fine, Emeryville, Totoro Forest Project/OOP, 2008, 1st, 9780982013106, 10 inches, 8 inches, 224 pages, color, softcover, French wraps, English

This is the long out-of-print catalogue for an auction for the benefit of the non-profit organization, "Totoro No Furusato National Fund". Oscar winning...

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Near Fine, Lewis Chester, Chester, Lewis, Faber & Faber, 1986, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English

The story of the puppet makers Monty Python-esque humor book created by the Spitting Image group that created caustic puppets.

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Frank Thomas, Ollie Johnston, Thomas, Ollie Johnston, Frank, Near Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (moderate rubbing to dustjacket with a 3/4 inch tear along the bottom edge), New York, Abbeville, 1987, 1st, 0896597474, 11.25 inches, 10.5 inches, 223 pages, over 1200 illustrations in color and black & white, hardcover, cloth, English

Thomas & Johnston describe the history & development of Disney-style humor and then break down & analyze hundreds of animated sequences to lay...

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Frank Thomas, Ollie Johnston, Thomas, Ollie Johnston, Frank, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (previous owner's blindstamp on both free endpapers, the title page, and dustfla, New York, Abbeville, 1987, 1st, 0896597474, 11.25 inches, 10.5 inches, 224 pages, over 1200 illustrations in color and black & white, hardcover, cloth, English

Thomas & Johnston describe the history & development of Disney-style humor and then break down & analyze hundreds of animated sequences to lay...

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Very Fine with Very Fine bellyband, Karen Paik, Paik, Karen, Chronicle, 2007, 1st, 9780811850124, 0811850129, Hardcover, cloth with onlaid plates, English

"In 1986, gifted animator John Lasseter, technology guru Ed Catmull, and visionary Steve Jobs founded Pixar Animation Studios. Their goal: create a computer...

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VF, Bruce Hershenson, 2001, 1st, wraps

Volume 16 in the Illustrated History of Movies through Posters. A collection of posters for 125 movie serials from 1931 through 1954. Out-of-print.

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Zep, and et al
Titeuf, Le Film - Art Book
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Zep, et al, Zep, et al, Very Fine in Very Fine Dustjacket, Glenat, Grenoble, 2011, 1st, 9.4, 11.5, 160, color and B&W, Hardcover, boards

A Chronicle style animation art book for the French animated feature film written & directed by Zep and based upon his album series. Titeuf is a hugely...

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Timing for Animation
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Harold Whitaker, John Halas, Whitaker, John Halas, Harold, Fine, Focal Press, Oxford, 2002, 9780240517148, 9.75 inches, 7.5 inches, 143 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

From the back cover: Learn all the tips and tricks of the trade from the professionals. How should the drawings be arranged in relation to each other?...

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Tim Burton: Interviews
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Kristian Fraga, Tim Burton, Fraga, Kristian, Burton, Tim, Very Fine, Jackson, University Press of Mississippi, 2005, 1st, 1578067596, 9 inches, 6 inches, 234 pages, softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: Starting his career as an animator for Disney, Tim Burton made his feature film directorial debut with the visually dazzling,...

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Frank Thompson, Tim Burton, Thompson, Frank, Burton, Tim, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (very light wear to dustjacket), New York, Hyperion, 1993, 1st, 9781562827748, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 192 pages, over 500 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

From the back cover: On screen, Jack Skellington leaps with joy, singing with wonder at his discovery of Christmas Town. He seems too real, so alive,...

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John Margolies, Emily Gwathmey, Margolies, Emily Gwathmey, John, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Boston, Bulfinch / Little, Brown, 1991, 1st, 9780821218297, 10 inches, 11 inches, 144 pages, over 100 color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

From the dust jacket: Ticket to Paradise is a celebration of the glory days of the American movie theater, from big-city movie palaces to tiny gems on...

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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Limited to 1500 copies, Near Fine (light shelfwear), Los Angeles, GDC Entertainment Ltd., 2002, 1st, 9628660314, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 115 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A lavish glossy full-color book on THRU THE MOEBIUS STRIP; the independently produced, computer animated film based upon an original story and designs by...

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Very Fine in Fine slipcase, Marvel, New York, 2011, 1st, 10.8 inches, 11.8 inches, 240 pages, color, Hardcover, leatherette, English

The art of the film directed by Kenneth Branagh and starring Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman and Anthony Hopkins.

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Thor: The Art of Thor the Movie
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Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, Marvel, New York, 2011, 1st, 10.8 inches, 11.8 inches, 240 pages, color, Hardcover, leatherette, English

The art of the film directed by Kenneth Branagh and starring Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman and Anthony Hopkins.

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Didier Ghez, Ghez, Didier, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2018, 1st, 978-1452163857, 9.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 224 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Lee Blair, Mary Blair, Tom Oreb, John Dunn, and Walt Peregoy are featured in this volume. From the publisher: The 1950s and 1960s at The Walt Disney...

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Didier Ghez, Ghez, Didier, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2017, 1st, 9781452151939, 9.5 inches, 11.25 inches, 248 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

"This book tells the story of each of these artists - Eduardo Sola Franco, Johnny Walbridge, Jack Miller, Campbell Grant, James Bodrero and Martin...

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Didier Ghez, Ghez, Didier, Signed by Didier Ghez, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2016, 9781452137445, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 208 pages, over 200 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Featuring artists Walt Scott, Kay Nielsen, Sylvia Holland, Retta Scott, and David Hall. Signed by author Didier Ghez. From the publisher: The 1940s...

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Didier Ghez, Albert Hurter, Ferdinand Horvath, Gustaf Tenggren, Bianca Majolie, Ghez, Didier, Hurter, Ferdinand Horvath, Gustaf Tenggren, Bianca Majolie, Albert, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2015, 2nd, 9.5 inches, 11.25 inches, 208 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Volume 1 focuses on the 1930s (Albert Hurter, Ferdinand Horvath, Gustaf Tenggren and Bianca Majolie). Says author Ghez, "Eighty percent of the 400+...

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Didier Ghez, Ghez, Didier, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2019, 9781452178707, 9.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 208 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

In the 1970s and 1980s, the Disney animation studio redefined its creative vision in the wake of Walt Disney's death. This latest volume from renowned...

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The Young Minotaur
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Signed by the artist, Fine, Gabriele Pennacchioli, Pennacchioli, Gabriele, 2008, 1st, 9.35 inches, 8.25 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Short stories told in full page illustrations with a title underneath. Our hero is a brave young sword-wielding minotaur in an epic fantasy world with...

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Brian Froud, Froud, Brian, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (mild wear to top edge), New York, Abrams, 2003, 1st thus, 9780810945791, 13.5 inches, 11 inches, 132 pages, over 250 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The 2003 revised edition with a new essay by Froud on creating the design with Jim Henson, 15 previously unpublished artworks. and a separate booklet...


The World of the Dark Crystal
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Brian Froud, Froud, Brian, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (mild bump to lower corner, scar to upper corner of front free endpaper from rough label removal, mild rubbing to dustjacket edges), New York, Abrams, 2003, 1st thus, 9780810945791, 13.5 inches, 11 inches, 132 pages, over 250 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The 2003 revised edition with a new essay by Froud on creating the design with Jim Henson, 15 previously unpublished artworks. and a separate booklet...

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

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

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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...

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The World Of Animation
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Raul da Silva, VG, da Silva, Raul, Kodak, 1979, 1st, wraps

A 1979 survey of animation, its history, techniques, animators, careers and how to do it yourself. Replaced in 1983 by the Kodak Animation Book.

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The Wonderful World of Disney Television
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Bill Cotter, Cotter, Bill, Fine in Fine dustjacket, New York, Hyperion, 1997, 1st, 9780786863594, 10.25 inches, 7.325 inches, x+630 pages, 32 pages of black & white photos, Hardcover, boards, English

From the dustjacket: The Wonderful World of Disney Television is a fascinating, comprehensive history of all the Disney television shows ever produced,...

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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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Jody Duncan, Stan Winston, Duncan, Jody, Winston, Stan, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (lower corners bumped, interior Fine), Titan, London, 2006, 1st, 12.25 inches, 10.5 inches, 336 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The complete history of special effects house Stan Winston Studio. Packed with previously unpublished sketches, production art, and photographs. Foreword by...

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Very Fine in Near Fine printed cardboard box, Cologne, Taschen, 2016, 1st, 978-3836552912, 19.5 inches, 13.5 inches, 620 pages, approx. 1500 color and black & white, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

by Daniel Kothenschulte, John Lasseter, Russell Merritt, Charles Solomon, Dr. Robin Allan, Didier Ghez, J. B. Kaufman, Katja Lüthge, Brian Sibley,...

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