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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Charles Solomon, Solomon, Charles, Near Fine/Fine (minor bump to one lower corner otherwise Fine), San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2012, 1st, 9781452110912, 9.75 inches, 11.25 inches, 192 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: For the first time, this deluxe visual history treats Peanuts fans to an in-depth look at the art and making of the beloved animated...

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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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Space Ghost
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Joe Kelly, Ariel Olivetti, Alex Ross, Kelly, Joe, Olivetti, Alex Ross, Ariel, Very Fine, New York, DC Comics, 2005, 1st, 1-4012-0721-9, 10.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 144 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Reprints the 2004 mini-series, plus Alex Ross' six painted covers sans text. From the Publisher: Collecting the sold-out SPACE GHOST 6-issue...

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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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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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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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David Gerstein, John Loter, Gerstein, David, Loter, John, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket, Walter Foster, Lake Forest, 2015, 978-1-60058-429-9, 11.75 inches, 8.75 inches, 128 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

For years Disney's go to Mickey artist, John Loter illustrates this very cool book that is part retrospective and part art instruction book. From the...

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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 by the artist, Very Good - Bumps along bottom corner edge and top corner of back cover, 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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The Art of Batman Begins
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Mark Cotta Vaz, Vaz, Mark Cotta, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Chronicle, San Francisco, 2005, 1st, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 144 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, boards, English

The "Making of" book. Illustrated with photos, illustrations, paintings, storyboards, blueprints, prop designs.

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Mindy Johnson, Lorelay Bove, Johnson, Mindy, Bove, Lorelay, Signed by both Johnson and Bove, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Disney Editions, 2019, 1st, 9781368028684, 10.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 80 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Mindy and Lorelay have kindly signed this book for our customers.  Based on Mindy's critically acclaimed Disney Editions title, Ink &...

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Toon Magazine #8
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Very Fine, Black Bear Press, Los Angeles, 1995, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 72 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

30 pages devoted to Doug Wildey and three series associated with him: Johnny Quest, Godzilla, and Jana of the Jungle. Illustrated with numerous model...

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Funnyworld #13
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Very Good (spine and corners rubbed, creases to spine, front and back covers, moderate overall wear), Mike Barrier, Little Rock, AR, 1971, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 56 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

Mike Barrier's classic fanzine covering "The world of film animation and comic art." This issue features Interview with Chuck Jones Interview...

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RoboCop: The Definitive History
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Calum Waddell, Waddell, Calum, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (upper corners lightly bumped, red dot to bottom edge, interior Very Fine), London, Titan, 2014, 1st, 9781783293254, 12 inches, 9.25 inches, 240 pages, over 600 color illustrations and photographs, hardcover, cloth, English

Covering RoboCop 1-3 and the 2014 reboot. Over 500 color photographs, primarily behind-the-scenes photography. Highlights: RoboCop 1:...

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Luca Zampriolo, Zampriolo, Luca, Very Fine, Design Studio Press, Culver City, CA, 2015, 1st, 10.25 inches, 10.25 inches, 72 pages, color illustrations and photos, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: From the creative force who brought us the sci-fi tale Abakan 2288 comes Kallamity Sketchbook: Mech in Ink, the latest 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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Peter And The Wolf
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Chuck Jones, VF/VF, Jones, Chuck, Warner Books, 1994, 1st, cloth

A children's picture book.

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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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Mowgli's Brothers
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Chuck Jones, NF without dustjacket as issued, Jones, Chuck, Ideals, 1985, 1st, pictorial boards

A picture book of Chuck Jones' TV adaptation of Rudyard Kipling's Jungle Books.

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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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Jon J. Muth, Very Fine in Very Fine dust jacket, Muth, Jon J., Abrams, 2008, 1st, pictorial boards

First published in 1990 as a 4-issue miniseries, this is the first collected edition of this graphic novel adaptation of Fritz Lang's 1931 film starring...

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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, VF/VF, Beck, Jerry, Chronicle, 2007, 1st, boards

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

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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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Very Fine/Fine, Neal Gabler, Gabler, Neal, Knopf, 2006, 1st, 067943822X, Hardcover, boards, English

A first printing of this extensive biography of Walt Disney. Neal Gabler (the author of the award-winning books An Empire of Their Own: How the Jews Invented...

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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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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...

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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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