Animation & Film

 
Don Bluth, Bluth, Don, Signed by the artist-author Don Bluth on the half-title page, Very Good+ ("The Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County" Discard stamp otherwise no library marks or stamps, moderate cover wear, spine unbroken, flat, tight, clean), Dark Horse, Milwaukie, OR, 2005, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 112 pages, color and black & white, softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: In this volume, Don Bluth covers the process of designing characters, creating a performance, the timing and rhythm of movement,...

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Signed by the directors Barry Cook and Tony Bancroft by their photo on page 13, and Hans Bacher, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Disney Feature Animation, Burbank, 1998, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 128 pages, over 1000 color and black & white photos, Hardcover, leather, English

An elaborate high school yearbook styled souvenir keepsake created by and distributed to the Mulan production crew. About 100 cartoons, sketches, and...

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Darrell Van Citters, Van Citters, Darrell, Signed by the author, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Los Angeles, Oxberry Press, 2013, 1st, 978-0615847863, 9.5 inches, 12.75 inches, 352 pages, almost 1000 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, boards, English

Out of print in hardcover. From the publisher: As the 1950s drew to a close, Jay Ward took two characters from an unsold series he had developed...

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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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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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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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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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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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Limited to 1300 copies, this copy is signed by artists Steve Anderson, Paul Briggs, Kevin Deters, Don Hall, Joe Mateo, and Chris Williams, Fine in Fine dustjacket (clean, tight, bright), 2009, 1st, 9780615295978, 0615295975, 9 inches, 6 inches, 216 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

This book has been signed by six of the 30 contributors: Steve Anderson, Paul Briggs, Kevin Deters, Don Hall, Joe Mateo, and Chris Williams who has added a...

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Michael Broggie, Broggie, Michael, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Pasadena, Pentrex, 1997, 2nd, 978-1563420092, 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 significance...

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Charles Solomon, Solomon, Charles, Signed by the author and three of the filmmakers, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (small scrape to the tail of the spine otherwise Fine, light 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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Drawers 2.0
  $175.00
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Claire Wendling, Wendling, Claire, Very Good+, issued without dustjacket (3/8-inch scrape to the top of the spine, small nicks to the tail of the spine, otherwise Very Fine, the open corners are sharp, covers clean, binding tight), Bordeaux, Le Cycliste, 2005, 1st, 2912249740, 11.75 inches, 10 inches, 144 pages, over 650 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, French English

This is the revised and expanded 144-page edition of Drawers, the retrospective of Claire Wendling's work in comics, games, animation, and illustration....

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Mike Ploog, Ploog, Mike, One of 250 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, FPG, Pittsburgh, 2015, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 352 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A prsitine Mint copy of this Signed & Numbered variant edition. From the publisher: A very special signed and numbered edition of The Art of...

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Inscribed by the artist with a sketch, Very Fine, Brittney Lee, Lee, Brittney, 2011, 1st, 7.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 68 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

Inscribed by the artist with a lovely sketch. Brittney Lee's long out of print self-published collection of works. Evenly divided between her digital...

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The Art of Kung Fu Panda
  $175.00
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Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Miller-Zarneke, Tracey, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, San Rafael, Insight, 2008, 2nd, 978-1-933784-57-1, 10.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 192 pages, over 250 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

From the publisher: Enthusiastic and a little clumsy, Po is the biggest fan of kung fu around... but his girth is better suited for work in his father's...

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Frank Thomas, Ollie Johnston, Thomas, Ollie Johnston, Frank, Signed by both authors Thomas and Johnston and dated 11-18-90, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, 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

Two of Disney's Nine Old Men Thomas and Johnston describe the history & development of Disney-style humor and then break down & analyze hundreds of...

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Signed by the producer Alice Dewey, directors Clements and Musker, animator Nancy Beiman, and one unidentified individual, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Disney Feature Animation, Burbank, 1997, 1st, 11.25 inches, 9 inches, 176 pages, over 1000 color photos, Hardcover, leather with an onlaid plate, English

An elaborate yearbook/souvenir only distributed to the Hercules production crew. Color photos of almost every person who worked in any capacity on the...

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Batman: Animated
  $175.00
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Paul Dini, Chip Kidd, Dini, Chip Kidd, Paul, Very Good+ (sewn binding is sound, page edges rubbed, thumbdent to the back cover and the last 60 pages), Harper Collins, New York, 1998, 1st thus, 12 inches, 9 inches, 144 pages, over 1000 color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

Out-of-print and scarce. An illustrated history of Batman: The Animated Series. Densely illustrated with preproduction and production art. Bruce Timm...

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Signed by visual development artist Marcelo Vignali, Fine in Near Fine slipcase (light wear the corners of the slipcase), Linda Sunshine, Sunshine, Linda, Insight Editions, 2006, 1st, 1933784040, 10.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 180 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards with slipcase, English

Full of art by Carter Goodrich and Marcelo Vignali.  This book is filled with fold-out, inserts, and mini-booklets. From the Publisher: "In...

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Limited to 1000 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Drew Struzan, Struzan, Drew & Dylan, Struzan, Drew, Titan Books, 2011, 1st, 9780857685582, Hardcover, boards, English

Limited to 1,000 individually numbered copies, signed by Drew Struzan on a limitation page featuring an exclusive full-color Charlie Chaplin (Shoulder Arms)...

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Josh Kushins, Kushins, Josh, Fine/Fine, Disney, New York, 2012, 1st, 9.25 inches, 11.5 inches, 160 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This art of book disappeared from stores before anyone even saw it! All about the designing of the film of Edgar Rice Burroughs' John Carter of Mars....

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Jerry Schulz, Schulz, Jerry, Limited to 300 copies, Very Fine/Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, Titan, London, 2015, 1st, 10 inches, 11 inches, 184 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Only 300 copies of this Limited Edition were made, and of those, most went directly to the licensor. Only 50 copies are for sale in North America. ...

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The Ancient Book of Myth and War
  $150.00
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Scott Morse, Lou Romano, Don Shank, Nate Wragg, Morse, Lou Romano, Don Shank, Nate Wragg, Scott, Limited to 2000 copies, Very Fine, Richmond, VA, Red Window / Adhouse Books, 2007, 1st, 9780977471515, 12 inches, 9.25 inches, 80 pages, color, Hardcover, boards, English

Taking their inspiration from the Provensens' 1950s classic children's book, Golden Treasury of Myths & Legends, these four Pixar artist-designers began...

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Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Miller-Zarneke, Tracey, Near Fine/Near Fine (mild wear), 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

A sought-after out-of-print title. From the publisher: Enthusiastic and a little clumsy, Po (voiced by Jack Black) is the biggest fan of kung fu...

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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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Yoji Shinkawa, Shinkawa, Yoji, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (previous owner's name lined out in black marker on the top edge otherwise Fine), Tokyo, Konami / Softbank, 2002, 1st, 978-4775300657, 11.75 inches, 8.3 inches, 180 pages, over 500 color illustrations, softcover, wraps

Over 500 color and black & white illustrations by Yoji Shinkawa. Contents: Official Illustrations, Part 1 Concept Illustrations, Part 1...

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William Stout, Stout, William, #592 of 1000 copies signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, Bantam, New York, 1981, 1st, 11.5 inches, 9 inches, 160 pages, 76 color, over 90 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, leather, English

Signed & Numbered Slipcased Hardcover edition of Stout's classic 1981 volume: "the book that started the dinosaur renaissance." Profusely illustrated.

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Rick Goldschmidt, Rankin/Bass, Goldschmidt, Rick, Rankin/Bass, Very Fine, Miser Bros. Press, Bridgeview, IL, 1997, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, viii, 176 pages, over 500 illustrations, 8 pages in color, softcover, wraps, English

A pristine first printing of this out of print book. From the publisher: Arthur Rankin and Jules Bass are best-known for producing some of the most...

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The Mousetrap
  $150.00
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Near Fine (corners slightly rubbed, light thumbdents, otherwise flat, clean), Carl Macek & Associates, Yorba Linda, 1970, 1st, 12 inches, 8.75 inches, 74 pages, color and black & white, softcover, spiralbound with cardstock covers, English

The Mousetrap was published in 1937 by Ward Ritchie in a limited numbered edition of 500 for the Disney Studio. It was an unofficial in-house publication...

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What is Torch Tiger?
  $150.00
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Limited to 1300 copies, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket (sharp clean, tight, bright), 2009, 1st, 9780615295978, 0615295975, 9 inches, 6 inches, 216 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

The second full-color comics anthology self-published by Walt Disney Animation Studio's Story Artists and Directors. It sold out quickly and is now...

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Ian Dean, Dean, Ian, Near Fine (light wear to corners), ImagineFX, London, 2015, 1st, 11.75 inches, 8.75 inches, 176 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This is the Limited Edition Hardcover with gold foil detailing for the ultimate collector. This lavish out-of-print collection of art from the Star Wars...

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Very Fine in Near Fine slipcase (spine of slipcase slightly sunned, light shelfwear), New York, Harper, 2010, 1st, 9780061711282, 9.625 inches, 8.625 inches, 1200 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Out of print. From the publisher: Look what you get in this cromulent compendium! Comprehensive episode synopses for 20 seasons of Simpsons, including...

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Sylvia Anderson, Anderson, Sylvia, One of 300 numbered copies signed by the author, Near Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (tips lightly bumped, dustjacket edgeworn), 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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The Art of Borderlands 2
  $150.00
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Near Fine (light shelfwear, flat, tight, clean), Indianapolis, DK/Brady Games, 2012, 1st, 9780744014372, 11.75 inches, 8.7 inches, 272 pages, over 1000 color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the publisher: 'The Art of Borderlands 2' aims to offer fans of the games a visual and in-depth look at the mysterious world of Pandora. This world...

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Gorillaz: Rise of the Ogre
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Cass Browne & Gorillaz, Jamie Hewlett, Zombie Fresh Eaters, Browne & Gorillaz, Cass, Hewlett, Zombie Fresh Eaters, Jamie, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, New York, Riverhead Books, 2006, 1st, 1594489319, 11 inches, 8.75 inches, 300 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

The complete, illustrated story of Jamie Hewlett's conceptual band Gorillaz. Illustrated throughout with illustrations by Hewlett and images from the videos.

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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Milwaukie, Dark Horse, 2020, 1st, 978-1-50671-351-9, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 264 pages, over 4000 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial cloth, English

Out of Print! The Limited Edition features: A cloth covered slipcase with gold ink embossing  A matching cloth covered hardcover folder...

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Colorvision (1981)
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Ron Cobb, Cobb, Ron, Near Fine (incredibly crisp and glossy but has a faint bump/crease to the upper corner of the back cover, very flat, tight, clean), Sydney, Wild & Woolley, 1981, 1st, 090933143X, 11.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 84 pages, color and black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

We acquired this new, unread copy direct from the artist's stash in Australia. It is incredibly crisp and glossy but has a faint bump/crease to the upper...

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Robert B. and Richard M. Sherman, Sherman, Robert B. and Richard M., Includes a Walt Disney Family Museum bookplate signed by Richard M. Sherman, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, Santa Clarita, Camphor Tree Publishers, 1998, 1st, 9780964605930, 0964605937, 10 inches, 13 inches, 252 pages, over 500 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

This pristine first printing, still in the shrinkwrap, includes a bookplate signed by Richard M. Sherman. It can be attached to the book, laid in loosely,...

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The Art of Cory Loftis
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Signed by the artist, Near Fine (light cover wear, interior Fine), Cory Loftis, Loftis, Cory, 2013, 1st, 9780615910109, 11 inches, 8 inches, 72 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Out of print. This was Cory's first solo book (after the group book Catra Sees All) and it is full of wonderful pieces created in his off hours,solely...

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Don Hahn, Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Hahn, Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Don, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Disney, New York, 2015, 1st, 11.5 inches, 9.3 inches, 448 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, boards, English

This is a first printing--and the only printing--of this invaluable textbook for animation artists. These lectures were delivered to artists working at the...

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Pete Docter, Christopher Merritt, Marc Davis, Docter, Christopher Merritt, Pete, Davis, Marc, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase in publisher's shrinkwrap, Disney Editions, New York, 2019, 9781484755754, 11 inches, 12.5 inches, 384 pages, over 1,500 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

On February 16, 1962, senior animator Marc Davis officially transitioned from Walt Disney Feature Animation to a new division of the company: WED...

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Near Fine (mild wear to the ends of the spine, light shelfwear, flat, tight, clean), Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, 2006, 2nd, 8.75 inches, 11 inches, 244 pages, 550 color illustrations, softcover, French wraps

This is the beautiful full-color catalogue for the largest exhibition of Disney animation artwork in history. Held at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo,...

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