Animation & Film

 
Canapazzi
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Max Narciso, Narciso, Max, Very Fine, CTN, Burbank, 2015, 1st, 7.5 inches, 7.5 inches, 72 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Max (Massimilano) Narciso is a freelance character design / visual development artist. He has worked for companies such as Disney, Disney Publishing, Laika,...

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Jean-Baptiste Thoret, Bruno, Thoret, Jean-Baptiste, Bruno, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Brussels, Le Lombard, 2016, 1st, 9782803636945, 7.75 inches, 5.5 inches, 96 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Bruno illustrates this 70-page comic book history of "The New Hollywood. From Easy Rider to Apocalypse Now." A volume in "The Little BD-teque of...

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Bernard Seret, Julien Sole, Seret, Bernard, Sole, Julien, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Brussels, Le Lombard, 2016, 1st, 9782803635009, 7.75 inches, 5.5 inches, 88 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Julien Sole created an entire sketchbook about sharks, so he was a natural choice to render this lively illustrated lecture by a world renown shark...

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Darren Quach, Quach, Darren, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Culver City, Design Studio Press, 2014, 1st, 978-1-62465-015-4, 5 inches, 8.5 inches, 128 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Darren Quach is a Los Angeles–-based concept designer who has contributed his creativity to numerous video games, including Hawken,...

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Airshow
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Philip Castle, Castle, Philip, Near Fine (slight cover wear, tight, bright, clean), Surrey, Paper Tiger, 1989, 1st, 978-1850280453, 11.75 inches, 8.25 inches, 141 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

From 1989, Philip Castle's second art book with plenty of his trademark slick shiny warplanes, vintage and modern, and pin-up angels flying through blue...

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Mickey Mouse: Fifty Happy Years
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David Bain, Bruce Harris, Bain, Bruce Harris, David, Near Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (sharp corners, tight binding, moderate wear to edges of dustjacket), Harmony, New York, 1977, 1st, 11.2 inches, 8.7 inches, 256 pages, Illustrations on every page, with 48 two-color and 80 full-color pages, hardcover, cloth, English

A history and scrapbook of this character in cartoons, comic strips, and merchandising. Storybook re-tellings of three Mickey Mouse films using film...

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Fine, issued without dustjacket, Jakob Jensen, Jensen, Jakob, 2007, 1st, 978-0-9795904-0-5, 0-9795904-0-X, 8.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 60 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

"A satirical and shamelessly iconoclastic spoof on today's Orwellian propaganda-machine, this book, titled "'My First Imperial ABC', takes on everything...

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William Stout, Stout, William, Near Fine (factory folded, unused, some mild discoloration along the folds), Polygram Pictures/Columbia Pictures, Los Angeles, 1980, 1st, 41 inches, 27 inches, color

William Stout uses his flair for Mad style comic art to resurrect the crowded madcap movie poster style of artists Jack Davis and Frank Frazetta for this...

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Dream It! Do It!
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Marty Sklar, Sklar, Marty, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, Disney Editions, New York, 2013, 3rd, 8.6 inches, 6 inches, 368 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

The late Disney Legend Imagineer Marty Sklar's autobiography. From the publisher: Marty Sklar was hired by The Walt Disney Company after his junior...

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A Kiss Goodnight
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Richard M. Sherman, Floyd Norman, Adrienne Norman, Sherman, Richard M., Norman, Adrienne Norman, Floyd, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Los Angeles, Disney Editions, 2017, 1st, 978-1-4847-8228-6, 11.25 inches, 9 inches, 48 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: A Kiss Goodnight is a valentine to Walt Disney from the legendary songwriter Richard Sherman. Opening with a touching story about...

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Ian Fleming, John McLusky, Yaroslav Horak, Fleming, Ian, McLusky, Yaroslav Horak, John, Very Fine, London, Titan Books, 2011, 1st, 9781848564329, 9.25 inches, 7.75 inches, 344 pages, black & white, Softcover, French wraps, English

A thick collection of the British comic strip adapting the original Ian Fleming novels and stories. From the publisher: The daring James Bond is back...

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Houdini: The Handcuff King
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Jason Lutes, Nick Bertozzi, Lutes, Jason, Bertozzi, Nick, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, New York, Hyperion, 2007, 1st, 9780786839025, 10.25 inches, 7 inches, 96 pages, color, Hardcover, boards, English

Harry Houdini mesmerized a generation of Americans when he was alive, and continues to do so 80 years after his death. This is a "snapshot" of Houdini's...

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Watchmen: The Film Companion
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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, London, Titan Books, 2009, 1st, 9781848561595, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 176 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: It is the most eagerly awaited comics-to-film adaptation of them all. Watchmen is set in an alternate 1985 in which costumed super...

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Signed with a drawing by the artist, Very Fine, Topper Helmers, Helmers, Topper, 2017, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 52 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: This new book by theme park artist Topper Helmers features 52 pages of art done for eight different studios and 45 theme parks...

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Pixar Short Films Postcard Set
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Very Fine, Pixar, Emeryville, 2018, 1st, 7 inches, 5 inches, color

A set of nine color picture postcards featuring the key art/poster art for nine Pixar animated shorts: Bao, The Blue Umbrella, Lou, Piper, Lava, Sanjay's...

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Very Fine, Dark Horse, Milwaukie, 2020, 9781506715070, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 104 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

A rare animation art book that focuses almost entirely on sketches, rough drawings, and storyboards, as well as a few pages of animation drawing sequences!...

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Scott C. (Scott Campbell), C. (Scott Campbell), Scott, Signed by the artist with a drawing, Spine slightly sunned otherwise Very Fine, Nerdcore, Toluca Lake, 2009, 1st, 9 inches, 9 inches, 128 pages, full-color and two-color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

Signed by the artist with a drawing. The first 300 of the original Double Fine Action Comics by Scott C (occasionally in full-color splendor) plus tons...

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Near Fine (light shelfwear, very flat, tight, clean), Culver City, Design Studio Press, 2010, 1st, 978-1-933492-94-0, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 128 pages, over 200 color illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

This is a fantastic collection of the personal artwork of 49 DreamWorks Animation Art Directors, Character Designers, Production Designers, and Visual...

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Natalie Nourigat, Nourigat, Natalie, Very Fine, Los Angeles, Boom! Studios, 2018, 1st, 978-1684152919, 9 inches, 6 inches, 96 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

This is a Mint condition First Printing of Natalie's book, which is still in print, but now in later printings. A breezy, informative graphic...

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Limited to 3000 copies, Very Fine, Mike Yamada, Victoria Ying, Yamada, Victoria Ying, Mike, Extra Curricular Activities, 2013, 1st, 9780985770730, 7 inches, 8.5 inches, 52 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

A picture story book for all ages. This follow-up to the bigger hardcover has several short pieces in distinct styles. Beautifully illustrated with lots of...

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Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (3/8-inch tear to the otherwise Fine dustjacket), Insight Editions, San Rafael, 2009, 1st, 10.75 inches, 9.25 inches, 176 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Foreword by Art Director Samwise Didier. From the publisher: The Art of StarCraft: Wings of Liberty is a 176 page artbook that includes vivid images...

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Stanley Kubrick: Interviews
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Gene D. Phillips, Stanley Kubrick, Phillips, Gene D., Kubrick, Stanley, Very Fine, Jackson, Mississippi, University Press of Mississippi, 2001, 3rd, 9781578062973, 9 inches, 6 inches, xxvi, 214 pages, 16 pages of black & white photographs, Softcover, color wraps, English

Kubrick directed 2001, The Shining, Dr. Strangelove, Full Metal Jacket: we have questions and we need answers! From the publisher: The only...

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Adam Pirani, Pirani, Adam, Near Fine (light cover wear, very flat, tight, clean), Titan Books, London, 1989, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 168 pages, black & white illustrations throughout with 8 pages in color, Softcover, wraps, English

Out of print. From the publisher: The comprehensive reference guide to every television series created by the master of Supermarionation, Gerry...

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Animation: The Whole Story - Revised Edition
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Howard Beckerman, Beckerman, Howard, Near Fine (spine sunned otherwise Fine), New York, Allworth, 2003, 1st revised, 9781581153019, 9.75 inches, 6.75 inches, 306 pages, black & white illustrations throughout, Softcover, color wraps, English

Out of print. From the publisher: "A valuable and exhaustive guide."--Animation World Professional animator Howard Beckerman has drawn them all:...

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Cartoon Capers: The History of Canadian Animators
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Karen Mazurkewich, Mazurkewich, Karen, Fine, McArthur & Company, Toronto, 1999, 9781552780930, 9.25 inches, 7 inches, 320 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Out of print. From the publisher: Canadian animators are everywhere. They've infiltrated American studios and they dominate children's television....

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Blaise Hemingway, Jesse Reffsin, Chris Sasaki, Jeff Turley, Hemingway, Jesse Reffsin, Blaise, Sasaki, Jeff Turley, Chris, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, San Francisco, Chronicle, 2019, 1st, 9781452171289, 11.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 160 pages, color illustrations throughout, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

Chris Sasaki and Jeff Turley's collection of illustrated ghost stories was a bestseller for us. Now it's available in a new edition. A collection of...

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James Bond: The History of the Illustrated 007
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Alan J. Porter, Porter, Alan J., Very Fine, Hermes Press, Neshannock, PA, 2008, 1st, 9781932563184, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 176 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the publisher: Now for the first time, the complete history of the illustrated James Bond is chronicled by pop-culture historian Alan J. Porter in...

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Paul Ruditis, Ruditis, Paul, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (light rubbing to cover otherwise new and unread), Bellevue, Washington, Becker & Mayer, 2018, 12.7 inches, 9.7 inches, 176 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: The Vault of Frankenstein traces the incredible history of how the nameless abomination in Shelley's classic novel became a pop...

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Art of Finding Dory
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Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear to dustjacket edges), San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2016, 1st, 9781452122243, 1452122245, 9.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 176 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

This book is notable for having more storyboards than any other Pixar book! Great stuff including deleted scenes! It also includes more discussion of...

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Adam Allsuch Boardman, Boardman, Adam Allsuch, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, London, Nobrow Press, 2018, 1st, 9781910620403, 9.9 inches, 7.5 inches, 111 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

A fun book for film buffs with wonderful infographics by Boardman. From the publisher: Take a trip through the history of filmmaking in this...

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John Little, NF (light shelfwear, corners rubbed), Little, John, Charles E. Tuttle Co., 1997, 1st, wraps

"Letters of the Dragon: Correspondence, 1958-1973." Published with the cooperation of the family of Bruce Lee with an introduction by Linda Lee.

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Joe The Wounded Tennis Player
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Virgil Partch, VG+, Thompson, Morton, Partch, Virgil, Doubleday Doran, 1945, 1st, cloth

True stories from Hollywood, including a bit about the employees at Disney.

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Ed Solomon, VF/VF, Solomon, Ed, Newmarket, 1997, 1st, cloth

The making of the film including the complete screenplay by Solomon.

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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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Grant Curtis, VF/Fine, Curtis, Grant, Chronicle, 2007, 1st, boards

An excellent making of book for Spider-Man 3, written by the film's producer. Illustrated with photos, concept art, costume sketches, storyboards, and set...

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Michael H. Price, NF with Fine CD in open sleeve, Price, Michael H., Midnight Marquee Press, 2006, 1st, color wraps

From the back cover: "Mantan Moreland would become Louisiana's richest gift to the funnyman traditions of Old Hollywood. He would happily wield his charm and...

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Gary Montalbano, Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, Montalbano, Gary, Sarka-Navon Design, 2010, 1st, French wraps

Gary has worked in animation and live-action as a visual development artist, conceptual designer, and art director (Marvel Productions, Universal Studios,...

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The Art Of Bee Movie
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Jerry Beck, Ballesteros, Roque, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Chronicle, San Francisco, 2007, 1st, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, over 300 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

Excellent pre-production artwork and design for the DreamWorks film. Foreword by Jerry Seinfield. Out of print. From the publisher: From the comic...

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Very Fine/Very Fine, Ankama, 2011, 8 inches, 10 inches, 128 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, French, English

If you want to know more about “ Calm Blue Sea ”, “ Moon Island ” and “ Adamai ”, episodes 13, 14 and 15 of WAKFU...

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Fine/Very Good+ (2 closed tears to dustjacket otherwise clean and Near Fine dustjacket), David Fincher, Eric Roth and Robin Swicord, Fincher, Eric Roth and Robin Swicord, David, Rizzoli, 2008, 1st, 9780847832545, 0847832546, Hardcover, boards, English

A large coffee table book featuring gorgeous full-page images from the film. From the publisher: "'I was born under unusual circumstances.' So begins the...

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Ralph McQuarrie, Very Fine/Very Fine, McQuarrie, Ralph, Dreams and Visions Press, 2013, 1st, 11 inches, 13 inches, 24 pages, color, English

For the 35th Anniversary of the original Battlestar Galactica TV series this year, Dreams and Visions Press has produced The Art of Ralph McQuarrie...

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The Art of Turbo - Signed by 5 Artists
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Robert Abele, Abele, Robert, Signed by five artists from the film., Very Fine in Very Fine dust jacket, San Rafael, Insight Editions, 2013, 1st, 9781608872121, 10.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 150 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Signed by five artists whose work appears in the book: Marcos Mateu-Mestre - Senior Visual Development Artist Jason Scheier - Senior Visual...

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Very Fine/Very Fine, Paris, Ankama, 2010, 8 inches, 10 inches, 128 pages, color, softcover, wraps, French, English

From the back cover: The fourth volume of the Making of Wakfu Season 1 will plunge you into the artistic engine room behind the episodes Xav The Baker...

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Very Fine/Very Fine, Paris, Ankama, 2011, 8 inches, 10 inches, 128 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, French, English

Here are the scenes of three of the most famous episodes of season one: the trilogy of Boufbowl! Or how to get overheated in the hell of a stadium of the...

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Very Fine/Very Fine, Paris, Ankama, 2010, 8 inches, 10 inches, 128 pages, color, softcover, wraps, French, English

The Making of Wakfu books plunge you into the artistic engine room behind the episodes with drafts, sketches, illustrations and early designs along with...

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Star Wars Art: Posters
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Very Fine/Very Fine, Abrams, New York, 2014, 1st, 12.75 inches, 10.75 inches, 180 pages, 120 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the Publisher: Few pieces of artwork distill the passion for Star Wars as do posters. From Tom Jung's iconic one-sheet for Episode IV to Roger...


Signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Gennaro Morra, Morra, Gennaro, 2015, 1st, 8.75 inches, 11.25 inches, 48 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Gennaro Morra is a graduate of CSULB in llustration, and currently a freelance character designer in the animation industry (including Rovio, ShadowMachine,...

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A Nostalgic Look at Bettie Page
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Fine, Eros Publishing, Wilmington, 1976, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 60 pages, over 250 photographs, Softcover, color wraps, English

This 1976 one shot, featuring over 250 photographs, predates the first appearance of Dave Stevens' Rocketeer in 1982 which would introduce Bettie Page to a...

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