Animation & Film

 
The Tarzan Chronicles - Pres Romanillos' Copy
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Presentation Copy warmly inscribed by author Howard Green to animator Pres Romanillos, Very Good+ without DJ as issued (a 1/4-inch scrape to the the back cover and five mild nicks along the edges otherwise Fine), Howard E. Green, Green, Howard E., Hyperion, 1999, 1st, 0-7868-6403-6, 13.75 inches, 10.25 inches, 192 pages, over 350 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

This copy was a gift to the beloved Disney and Dreamworks animator Pres Romanillos from author Howard Green. It has been warmly inscribed: To...

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Fine, Luc Besson, Besson, Luc, Titan Books, 1997, 1st, 1852868635, Softcover, wraps, English

Highly rare and sought after, the art and making of Luc Besson's The Fifth Element. Luc Besson wrote the text of this book, including a diary of the 21...

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Luc Besson, Besson, Luc, Very Good+ (light bump to the top of the spine, mild rubbing to the lower corners, covers lightly rubbed, pages flat), London, Titan Books, 1997, 1st, 1852868635, 10.6 inches, 10.6 inches, 244 pages, over 500 color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Highly rare and sought after, the art and making of Luc Besson's The Fifth Element. Luc Besson wrote the text of this book, including a diary of the 21...

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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Van Eaton Galleries, Sherman Oaks, 2015, 1st, 11.3 inches, 8.8 inches, 296 pages, over 1000 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From 2015, this is the limited edition softcover edition catalog of the Van Eaton Galleries' first Disneyland auction. This 296 page full-color catalog...

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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Van Eaton Galleries, Sherman Oaks, 2015, 1st, 11.3 inches, 8.8 inches, 295 pages, over 1000 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From 2015, this is the limited edition dust-jacketed hardcover edition catalog of the Van Eaton Galleries' first Disneyland auction. This 296 page...

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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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Stephen Silver, Silver, Stephen, Very Fine, Design Studio Press, Culver City, 2017, 9781624650345, 9 inches, 12 inches, 248 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Stephen's brand new instructional book! From the back cover: The Silver Way: Techniques, Tips and Tutorials for Effective Character Design by Stephen...

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Dennis R. Shealy, Craig Kellman, Shealy, Dennis R., Kellman, Craig, Very Fine, Golden Books, New York, 2016, 9780399554810, 8 inches, 6.75 inches, 24 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Renowned character designer Craig Kellman illustrates the very characters he designed in this adaptation of the film. Based on Illumination Entertainment...

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Signed by the author, Fine/Fine, Jay Ward, Chunovic, Louis, Ward, Jay, Bantam, 1996, 1st, 0553105035, 11.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 224 pages, 100s of color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

Rocky and His Friends , Jay Ward’s animated cartoon show starring a flying squirrel and an intellectual moose, debuted in 1959 and instantly won the...

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The Progidies
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Near Fine (light self wear), Viktor Antonov and Antoine Charreyron, Antonov and Antoine Charreyron, Viktor, Glenat, 2011, 1st, 9782749306575, Softcover, wraps, French

A making of art book. "The Prodigies is an animated feature film adapted from La Nuit des Enfants Rois, the cult novel by Bernard Lenteric, a story dealing...

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The Pixar Treasures
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Tim Hauser, Hauser, Tim, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase in shrinkwrap, Disney Publishing, Glendale, 2010, 978-1-4231-1653-0, 12 inches, 10.5 inches, 64 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The Pixar Treasures is a scrapbook of instinct and inspiration, experiences readers can touch, and visions that exist only in the imagination. It begins...

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The Mystery of He - S&N Hardcover
$75.00   $67.50
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Michel Gagne, Gagne, Michel, One of 1000 numbered copies signed by the artist., Very Fine/Very Fine, Burbank, Gagne International, 1999, 1st, 0-9666404-2-X, 11.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 32 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Gagne's second book. One of 1000 numbered copies signed by the artist. The artist has added a drawing of He on a hill on the front free endpaper....

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The Mystery of He - S&N Hardcover
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Michel Gagne, Gagne, Michel, One of 1000 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (lightly rubbed), Burbank, Gagne International, 1999, 1st, 0-9666404-2-X, 11.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 32 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Gagne's second book. One of 1000 numbered copies signed by the artist. He is an unusual creature with a strange origin and a wonderful destiny. Follow...

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The Mousetrap
$150.00   $135.00
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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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The Mickey Mouse Treasures
$40.00   $36.00
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Robert Tieman, Tieman, Robert, Fine in Very Good+ slipcase (small scrape to one corner of slipcase, small bumps to other corners), New York, Disney Editions, 2007, 1st, 9781423106418, 1423106415, 10.75 inches, 12.25 inches, 64 pages, Over 150 color and black & white illustrations and photographs, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Includes over 150 color and black and white illustrations and photographs as well as pull out cards, maps, brochures, and reproductions of Mickey...

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Tim Burton, Burton, Tim, Fine without dustjacket as issued, Morrow, New York, 1997, 1st, 7.75 inches, 5.25 inches, 117 pages, 80 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A collectible condition first printing of this collection of 23 macabre poems written & illustrated by the director of Batman, The Legend of Sleepy...

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Very Fine without dustjacket, as issued, Tim Burton, Burton, Tim, Morrow, 1997, 1st, 7.5 inches, 5 inches, 12, 8 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

An advance, hardbound 12-pager sampler distributed to booksellers prior to the release of the book. Includes excerpts from "Voodoo Girl," "Brie Boy" and...

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Limited to 1000 copies, Very Fine/Very Fine, Bill Nelson, Nelson, Bill, Creature Features, 2011, 1st, 9780983917502, Hardcover, boards, English

100 portraits by Bill Nelson of Lon Chaney in his famous roles. From the Publisher: "Bill Nelson returns to his roots to revisit Chaney’s make-up...

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Floyd Gottfredson, Fine, Gottfredson, Floyd, Howard Lowery, 1993, 1st, wraps

A catalogue of 24 Mickey Mouse paintings by Floyd Gottfredson commissioned by collector and Collectors Book Store owner Malcolm Willits. Each painting is...

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J.B. Kaufman, Kaufman, J.B., Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Orcutt, CA, Hyperion Historical Alliance Press, 2019, 1st, 978-0-578-52744-4, 8.75 inches, 11.25 inches, 144 pages, over 150 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The behind-the-scenes story of Walt Disney's Fun and Fancy Free , a 1947 "package feature" composed of two different stories, Bongo and Mickey and the...

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The Making of Planet of the Apes
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J. W. Rinzler, Rinzler, J. W., Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, Titan Books, London, 2018, 978-0062840622, 12 inches, 11 inches, 304 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

A treasure trove of production art and behind the scenes photos for the first film. From the publisher: In celebration of the fiftieth anniversary of...

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The Making of Kubrick's 2001
$30.00   $27.00
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Jerome Agel, Agel, Jerome, Very Good (tanned pages, spine creasing, moderate reading/age wear, inside of the front cover ), Signet, New York, 1970, 7th, 7 inches, 4.25 inches, 368 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

The 1970 paperback original. With a 96-page photo insert.

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The Life And Sculpture Of Wah Ming Chang
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Near Fine, Wah Ming Chang, Barrow and Glen Chang, David, Chang, Wah Ming, 1989, 1st, 0962529311, Softcover, wraps, English

Wah Ming Chang was an award-winning film & TV special FX artist (Disney, Puppetoons, George Pal, Star Trek) as well as a painter & sculptor. This...

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The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus
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L. Frank Baum, Michael Ploog, Baum, L. Frank, Ploog, Michael, Corners lightly bumped otherwise Fine, Tundra, Northampton, MA, 1992, 1st American, 13.75 inches, 9.5 inches, 84 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Longtime comic book and animation artist Michael Ploog's graphic novel adaptation of Baum's children's book.

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Very Fine, 13 inches, 16 inches

A custom deluxe messenger computer bag with The Krusty the Clown Show logo embroidered onto one side and The Simpsons logo embroidered onto the other side....

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The James Bond Omnibus: Vol. 002
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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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Mark Cotta Vaz, Craig Barron, Vaz, Craig Barron, Mark Cotta, Upper corners are badly bumped otherwise Fine/Fine with sealed CD package, Chronicle, San Francisco, 2002, 1st, 10.4 inches, 12 inches, 290 pages, over 400 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The first book devoted to the art of matte painting. Over 400 color illustrations. Plus a CD-ROM with matte paintings, quicktime movie clips, and...

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Mark Cotta Vaz, Craig Barron, Vaz, Craig Barron, Mark Cotta, Missing the CD otherwise Fine in Fine dustjacket, Chronicle, San Francisco, 2002, 1st, 10.4 inches, 12 inches, 290 pages, over 400 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The first book devoted to the art of matte painting. Over 400 color illustrations. Introduction by George Lucas. In Fine condition (light shelfwear...

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The Inquisitor Sketchbook
$95.00   $85.50
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John Blanche, Blanche, John, Near Fine (small crease in spine otherwise flat, tight, clean), Nottingham, UK, Black Library, 1997, 1st, 9781841541495, 13.5 inches, 9.75 inches, 44 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps

From the inside flap: John Blanche, GamesWorkshop's legendary art director, has been the source of so much of the incredibly dark and gothic imagery of...

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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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The Gremlins
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Roald Dahl, Dahl, Roald, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Milwaukie, OR, Dark Horse, 2006, 1st, 978-1593074968, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 56 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. Published in 1943 and long unavailable, Dark Horse Books is proud to present this landmark book from the author of such beloved tales as...

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The Great Shadow Migration - S&N Hardcover
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Michel Gagne, Gagne, Michel, One of 1000 numbered copies signed by the artist., Very Fine/Very Fine, Burbank, Gagne International, 2000, 1st, 0-9666404-2-X, 11.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 32 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Gagne's third book. One of 1000 numbered copies signed by the artist. The artist has added a drawing of butterflies on the front free endpaper....

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The Great Shadow Migration - S&N Hardcover
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Michel Gagne, Gagne, Michel, One of 1000 numbered copies signed by the artist., Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (lightly rubbed), Burbank, Gagne International, 2000, 1st, 0-9666404-2-X, 11.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 32 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Gagne's third book. One of 1000 numbered copies signed by the artist. A sophisticated and mystical tale that will definitely give you something to think...

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The Great Movie Cartoon Parade
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John Halas and David Ryder, VG (light crease to back cover otherwise only mild shelfwear), Halas and David Ryder, John, Bounty, 1976, 1st US, wraps

An international survey of cartoon characters. Notes by David Ryder, Introduction by John Halas.

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The Great Cartoon Stars
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Denis Gifford, NF/VG, Gifford, Denis, Jupiter, 1979, 1st, cloth

An encyclopedia of animated cartoon characters, including British film and TV, and fully illustrated with rare and wonderful images.

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Ronald Gottesman, Harry Geduld, Gottesman, Harry Geduld, Ronald, Near Fine (some very light thumbdents to the back cover, light shelfwear and age toning, very flat, tight and clean), Avon Flare, New York, 1976, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 286 pages, over 120pp of black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

A documentary study of Willis O'Brien's masterpiece.

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Anthony Taylor, Mike Trim, Taylor, Anthony, Trim, Mike, One of 550 numbered copies signed by the artist Mike Trim, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (mild wear to the dustjacket edges), Neshannock, PA, Hermes, 2006, 1st, 9781932563832, 8.75 inches, 11 inches, 128 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

From the publisher: If you loved Gerry and Sylvia Anderson's Thunderbirds, Thunderbirds are Go, Thunderbirds Size, Captain Scarlet, Journey to the Far...

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Leslie Cabarga, Fleischer Studio, Cabarga, Leslie, Fleischer Studio, Near Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (one corner lightly bumped, several small tears along dustjacket edges), Nostalgia Press, New York, 1976, 1st, 11.2 inches, 8.6 inches, 184 pages, over 300 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The only history of the Fleisher Studio. Profusely illustrated with so much rare material that it is a virtual scrapbook of Fleisher Studio artwork. Koko,...

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The Eyes of Bayonetta
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Near Fine, Enterbrain, Japan, 2010, 978-4047266131, 11.75 inches, 8.5 inches, 224 pages, over 1000 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, Japanese

A Japanese art book featuring designs for the video game: Characters, Angels, Demons, Weapons, Accessories, Environments.

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Limited to 1000 copies. Signed by the artist, Fine, Bob Foster, Foster, Bob, nd (circa 1977), 1st, Softcover, wraps, English

Animation storyboarder and Disney comics writer/editor Bob Foster's moose version of world events from prehistoric times to the space age. Originally...

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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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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 Disney Villain - Inscribed First Printing
$175.00   $157.50
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Ollie Johnston, Frank Thomas, Johnston, Frank Thomas, Ollie, Inscribed by the authors on the half-title pag, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, Hyperion, New York, 1993, 1st, 11.25 inches, 10.5 inches, 232 pages, 100s of color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, English

Inscribed by the authors on the half-title page: "Best wishes, Tina-- / Frank Thomas Ollie Johnston" The two veteran Disney animators' third book. A...

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Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light rubbing to the topedge), New York, Hyperion, 1995, 1st, 0786861851, 14.5 inches, 11.25 inches, 128 pages, 118 posters reproduced in color, most as full-page illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The first movie poster collection published by Disney focuses on the early shorts and features 1929-1953. With a 8 1/2" x 13" color print of Mickey's...

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Tony Anselmo, Anselmo, Tony, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Hyperion, 2003, 1st, 978-0786853632, 14.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 96 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A gallery of large format, stunningly colorful posters highlights the work of Disney's classic stars- Mickey, Donald, Goofy, and Pluto-as well as Disney's...

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The Disney Keepsakes
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Robert Tieman, Tieman, Robert, Near Fine in Very Good+ slipcase (moderate wear to slipcase), New York, Disney Editions, 2005, 1st, 978-0786855582, 10.75 inches, 12.25 inches, 64 pages, Over 150 color and black & white illustrations and photographs, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Includes over 150 color and black and white illustrations and photographs as well as pull out cards, maps, brochures, and reproductions of Disney...

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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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Warren Beath, Beath, Warren, Near Fine, New York, Grove Press, 1986, 2nd, 9780802131430, 9.25 inches, 6 inches, 206 pages, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: A look into the final hours of Dean's life that led up to his fateful crash on September 30, 1955. Just before sunset on September...

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