Animation & Film

 
Monique Peterson, Peterson, Monique, Very Fine, New York, Disney, 2005, 1st, 078685555X, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 128 pages, over 250 color illustrations, softcover, French wraps, English

A pristine copy of this book on the making of Chicken Little, Disney Studios' first all-CG animated feature. Profusely illustrated with production...

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Signed by Peter Lord & Nick Park, Near Fine/Fine (corners lightly bumped, otherwise Fine/Fine), Brian Sibley, Sibley, Brian, Abrams, 2000, 1st, 0810941244, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Chicken Run is the first feature film from Aardman Animation, the British 3-D animation studio that created the Academy Award-winning...

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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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Chromaphile
  $50.00
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Ragnar, Ragnar, Fine, Los Angeles, Baby Tattoo, 2005, 1st thus, 9780972938891, 11 inches, 8.7 inches, 80 pages, color, softcover, French wraps, English

Ragnar is a designer in the animation industry but he still has time to create posters and prints in a fifties nostalgic flat retro style. This was his...

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Gregg Davidson, Davidson, Gregg, Very Fine, Eagle Rock, Design Studio Press, 2019, 1st thus, 9780977861118, 5.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 96 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps, English

Cinematics Storyboard Workshop is for any artist who wants to learn how to create professional, production-ready storyboards for film, animation,...

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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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Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (light shelfwear), Brian Mariotti, Mariotti, Brian, Funko Print Publication, 2007, 1st, 9.25 inches, 12.25 inches, 176 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

"Classic Hanna-Barbera Collectibles: An Authorized Guide by Brian Mariotti. A Funko Print Publication." A very scarce Funko publication: a photo guide to...

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Fine, Bradbury, Ray, Ray Bradbury, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 3 pages, English

Ray Bradbury Autograph Collection Group of 3 (1988-93). The celebrated author of Fahrenheit 451, The Martian Chronicles, The Illustrated Man, and many more...

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Colorvision (1981)
  $150.00
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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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Colorvision (1981)
  $120.00
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Ron Cobb, Cobb, Ron, Near Fine (incredibly crisp and glossy but has faint bumps to the two open corners, 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 faint bumps to the two open...

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Colossus
  $75.00
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Mark Andrews, Fine, Andrews, Mark, Crazyfish, 2000, 1st, color wraps, English

The first published version of this graphic novel by Pixar story artist Mark Andrews (The Incredibles). Out of Print, and scarce in this hand-drawn...

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Limited to 1000 sets, Very Fine, Profiles in History, Calabasa, CA, 2016, 1st, 14.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 334 pages, over 320 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Comic & Illustration Art Auction and The Frank Darabont Collection Set: (2) spectacular 10.5 x 14.5 inch limited edition coffee-table catalogs. (1)...

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Concept Design 2
  $40.00
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Very Fine, Design Studio Press, 2006, 9781933492025, 1933492023, Softcover, wraps, English

24 ARTISTS IN ONE BOOK!!! In this second volume of Concept Design, seventeen guest artists are featuredalong with the original seven Los Angeles...

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Derek Thompson, Thompson, Derek, Fine DVD in Near Fine case (plastic sleeve of DVD case has small tear on bottom edge, some scuffs on surface of plastic sleeve), Gnomon Workshop, Hollywood, 2007, 1-59762-865-4, 7.5 inches, 5.5 inches, English

From the publisher: In this expansive demonstration, concept and story artist Derek Thompson takes you through his storyboarding process using Adobe...

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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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Coraline: A Visual Companion
  $125.00
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Stephen Jones, Jones, Stephen, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear), New York, HarperCollins, 2009, 1st, 9780061704222, 10.25 inches, 8.25 inches, viii, 230 pages, over 240 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, English

The making of book for Henry Selick's stop-motion animated fantasy film produced by Laika. Production photos and behind-the-scenes facts. Designs and art by...

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Chris Nashawaty, Roger Corman, Nashawaty, Chris, Corman, Roger, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Abrams Books, New York, 2013, 9781419706691, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 272 pages, 150 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Crab Monsters, Teenage Cavemen, and Candy Stripe Nurses is an outrageously rollicking account of the life and career of Roger Corman...

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Craig Drake Collection Book Set
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Craig Drake, Drake, Craig, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in Very Fine slipcase, Los Angeles, Hero Complex, 2019, 1st, 9781732772809, 9.2 inches, 11.5 inches, 210 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

These three volumes showcase Craig Drake's Patrick Nagel-inspired illustrations of film and television, sci-fi and fantasy characters. Craig Drake...

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Peter Lord, Brian Sibley, Lord, Brian Sibley, Peter, Remainder mark on bottom edge otherwise Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Abrams, New York, 1998, 1st American, 10.2 inches, 9.75 inches, 192 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

Published in Great Britain under the title Cracking Animation: The Aardman Book of 3-D Animation. From the publisher: Academy Award-winning Aardman...

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Creature Mix & Match - Signed
  $20.00
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Bobby Chiu, Chiu, Bobby, Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Imaginism, Toronto, 2014, 1st, 6 inches, 8.5 inches, 44 pages, color, softcover, ringbound, English

Bobby's creature sketchbook was a 2014 Comic-Con exclusive. It's a book that is split into 4 sections so you can mix and match the different parts of the...

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Criterion Designs
  $300.00
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Eric Skillman, Skillman, Eric, Fine, issued without dustjacket, New York, Criterion Collection, 2014, 1st, 9781604659368, 13.5 inches, 10.25 inches, 306 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A lavishly illustrated coffee-table book celebrating thirty years of artwork from the Criterion Collection. A look through the list of artists in the book...

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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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Jan-Willem de Vries, Bob Foster, Daan Jippes, de Vries, Bob Foster, Jan-Willem, Jippes, Daan, Very Fine, Groningen, Het Nederlands Stripmuseum, 2017, 1st, 978-90-825963-1-1, 11.75 inches, 8.25 inches, 160 pages, over 360 color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Signed by Daan Jippes. Daan traveled  from the Netherlands and  made his only U.S. convention appearance at our booth at WonderCon Anaheim...

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Very Fine, Iain McCaig, McCaig, Iain, 1998, 1st, 14.5 inches, 11 inches, 24 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

This issue of Variety has a full-page color ad from George Lucas congratulating James Cameron on Titanic becoming the #1 highest grossing film in movie...

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#36 of 100 numbered copies signed by the artist with a small pen sketch, Very Fine, Daniela Strijleva, Strijleva, Daniela, 2010, 1st, 7.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 68 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

A rare sketchbook with lovely on-the-spot sketches of people and places mostly in and around San Francisco. Pencil. Pen. Watercolor. Digital....

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Inscribed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, Derek Thompson, Thompson, Derek, 2009, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 128 pages, color and black & white, softcover, wraps

Inscribed by the artist with a full page drawing and dated '09. Derek is a concept artist and creature designer and story artist (Wall*E). He was Head...

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Jeff Kurtti, Kurtti, Jeff, Very Fine, New York, Disney, 2000, 1st, 9780786851058, 11.25 inches, 11.5 inches, 128 pages, over 350 color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

A scarce animation art book on Disney's forgotten dinosaur film and early foray into CG character animation. This book is full of great art by Thom...

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Very Fine, Walt Disney Animation Studios, Burbank, 2014, 1st, 23 inches, 9 inches, color, English

This Feast Lithograph print is approximately 23" x 9", printed on thick textured card stock, and embossed with a Disney Collectible Commemorative Lithograph...

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One of 2500 numbered copies, Very Fine in a Fine slipcase, Applewood, Bedford, MA, 2000, 1st, 12.2 inches, 9.8 inches, 112 pages, color, hardcover, cloth, English

An extra-thick, full color collection of early character studies, exploratory drawings, sketches, background studies, and pre-production paintings for Toy...

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One of 2500 numbered copies, Very Good+ (lower rear corner bumped, upper front corner pushed slightly inward, otherwise Fine) in a Very Good+ slipcase (bump to two ends on the slipcase), Applewood, Bedford, MA, 2000, 1st, 12.2 inches, 9.8 inches, 112 pages, color, hardcover, cloth, English

An extra-thick, full color collection of early character studies, exploratory drawings, sketches, background studies, and pre-production paintings for Toy...

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John Culhane, Culhane, John, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (moderately rubbing to dustjacket), Hyperion, New York, 1992, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.9 inches, 120 pages, over 200 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, English

Art by directors Ron Clements and John Musker and supervising animators Glen Keane, Eric Goldberg, Andreas Deja, Randy Cartwright, and others. A colorful...

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John Culhane, Culhane, John, Fine in Fine dustjacket, New York, Hyperion, 1992, 1st, 9781562828929, 11.25 inches, 8.9 inches, 120 pages, over 200 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, English

Art by directors Ron Clements and John Musker and supervising animators Glen Keane, Eric Goldberg, Andreas Deja, Randy Cartwright, and others. A colorful...

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Bob Thomas, Thomas, Bob, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (mild rubbing to spine ends and corners, scar to upper corner of front free endpaper from rough label removal), New York, Disney, 1997, 1st thus, 9780786862412, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 224 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Bob Thomas wrote The Art of Animation in 1959 using the then new feature Sleeping Beauty to explain every step of the Disney feature animation process. That...

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Frank Thomas, Ollie Johnston, Thomas, Ollie Johnston, Frank, One of 2500 numbered copies, Fine in a Near Fine slipcase (slight smudges to the slipcase), Applewood, Bedford, MA, 1998, 1st, 12.2 inches, 9.8 inches, 84 pages, 12 tipped-in color plates, over 100 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Early character studies and exploratory drawings by Joe Grant, Ollie Johnston, Frank Thomas, Milt Kahl, John Lounsbery and others, and 12 pre-production...

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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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Russell Schroeder, Victoria Saxon, Schroeder, Victoria Saxon, Russell, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Disney, 1999, 1st, 9780786832217, 10.5 inches, 8.3 inches, 72 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, English

The movie is told in storybook form in 9 pages with lush painted illustrations by Glenn Harrington. The rest of the book is devoted to the making of the...

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One of 2500 numbered copies, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase in publisher's shrinkwrap, Bedford, MA, Applewood, 1997, 1st, 978-1557093448, 12.2 inches, 9.8 inches, 112 pages, 12 color plates, numerous black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Ron Clements and John Musker's beloved classic film that initiated Disney's renaissance. Early character studies and exploratory drawings by animators...

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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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Don Bluth's The Art of Storyboard
  $120.00
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Don Bluth, Bluth, Don, Shallow two-inch razor cut to the back cover otherwise Very Fine (very flat, tight, clean), Dark Horse, Milwaukie, OR, 2004, 2nd, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 112 pages, color and black & white, softcover, wraps, English

Out of print and surprisingly scarce--until you realize Dark Horse is fairly well-known for under-printing the art books it publishes. From the...

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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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Bobby Pontillas, Pontillas, Bobby, Inscribed by the artist "To Jon! Hope you enjoy the book!", Fine, Blurb!, Los Angeles, 2012, 1st, 9.75 inches, 7.75 inches, 60 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Bobby Pontillas is an animator and visual development artist at Disney, working on such projects as Moana. In 2012 he self-published this gallery of color...

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Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Kelsey Eng, Eng, Kelsey, 2019, 8.8 inches, 8.3 inches, 96 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Dragon Dance is Kelsey Eng's second collection of paintings and drawings. This book features 96 pages of artwork from 2017-2019 fully annotated with the...

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Signed by the artist, Fine, Victoria Ying, Ying, Victoria, 2015, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 40 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Victoria is a children's book illustrator. Previously she worked as a visual development artist at Mattel, Inc. and Sony Animation. She spent her...

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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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Claire Wendling, Wendling, Claire, Near Fine (mild wear to the spine ends, corners sharp, ), Bordeaux, Le Cycliste, 2005, 1st thus, 2912249848, 11.75 inches, 10 inches, 144 pages, over 650 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards

This is the variant cover edition produced by Legends for distribution in the U.S way back in 2005. This is the revised and expanded 144-page edition...

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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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Lori Haskins Houran, Genevieve Godbout, Houran, Lori Haskins, Godbout, Genevieve, Very Fine, New York, Golden Books, 2017, 1st, 9781524767662, 8 inches, 6.75 inches, 24 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Genevieve studied traditional animation in Montreal and at Gobelins in Paris and now lives in Montreal where she works as a children's book and fashion...

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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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