Animation & Film

 
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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Jamie Hewlett, Hewlett, Jamie, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, Taschen, Cologne, 2020, 9783836582636, 8.75 inches, 6.4 inches, 512 pages, over 400 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This new edition of Jamie Hewlett's first-ever monograph reduces the page size, but keeps all of the content of the original plus around 30 brand new...

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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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Nancy Beiman, Beiman, Nancy, Signed and dated 2013 by the artist, Near Fine (light shelfwear, very flat, tight, clean), Focal Press, New York, 2013, 9780240818788, 10.125 inches, 7.125 inches, xiv+344 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: Successful storyboards and poignant characters have the power to make elusive thoughts and emotions tangible for audiences. Packed...

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The Art of the Incredibles
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Mark Cotta Vaz, Vaz, Mark Cotta, Very Good in Near Fine dustjacket (binding weak, text block sag, light wear to dustjacket edges), San Francisco, Chronicle, 2004, 5th, 978-0811844338, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, over 400 color illustrations, hardcover, boards, English

Out of print. A first printing. Pre-production artwork & design from the Pixar film. Art by Lou Romano, Teddy Newton, Tony Fucile, Kent Melton,...

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Jamie Hewlett, Hewlett, Jamie, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (small bump to the lower rear corner, mild wear to the spine ends, covers very sound, interior Fine), Cologne, Taschen, 2017, 1st, 978-3-8365-6093-1, 12.5 inches, 9.8 inches, 424 pages, over 400 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This is a nice copy of the first printing--with the original multi-character cover--that quickly sold out. The second printing replaced the original...

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Stephen Silver, Silver, Stephen, Inscribed by the artist with a drawing, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Silvertoons, Simi Valley, CA, 2004, 9780974570105, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, over 1000 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Inscribed by the artist with a drawing. This is the first printing of this big full-color collection of drawings from the character designer of Kim...

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Limited to 1000 copies, Fine, Emeryville, Totoro Forest Project/OOP, 2008, 1st, 9780982013106, 10 inches, 8 inches, 224 pages, color, softcover, French wraps, English

This is the long out-of-print catalogue for an auction for the benefit of the non-profit organization, "Totoro No Furusato National Fund". Oscar winning...

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Near Fine (light shelfwear, very flat, tight, clean), Japan, Hobby Japan, 1993, 11.625 inches, 8.325 inches, 134 pages, numerous black & white illustrations with 86 pages in color, Softcover, color wraps, Japanese

An amazing collection of Japanese scale models of (mostly female) characters from TV, animation, comics and games. Full-color, often full-page photographs...

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Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear), Bandai, Japan, 1987, 4891893257, 11.625 inches, 8.25 inches, 160 pages, black & white with 62 pages in color, Softcover, color wraps, Japanese

A portfolio of animation, toy, and illustration work by the Japanese studio Artmic. The projects include Megazone 23, Gall Force, Sony's Hit Bit, M.A.S.K.,...

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Drawings - Signed 1st
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Jake Parker, Parker, Jake, Signed and dated '14 by the artist, Fine, Provo, UT, Jake Parker, 2013, 1st, 9780615842219, 7.5 inches, 9.75 inches, 128 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Signed by Parker on the title page. This is the original edition of the first of Jake Parker's sketch collections.

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The Art of Toy Story 3
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Charles Solomon, Solomon, Charles, Very Good+ in a Near Fine dustjacket (binding weak, text block sag, small bump to the uper corner, black marker dot on the top edge, light shelfwear), Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2010, 3rd, 9.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 176 pages, over 250 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

Out of print. Over 250 pieces of concept art from Toy Story 3:storyboards, color keys, reference photos and much more!

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Koji Morimoto, Morimoto, Koji, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Naomichi Doi, Tokyo, 2004, 2nd 2009, 11.5 inches, 9 inches, 264 pages, color, softcover, wraps

A phonebook-sized collection of artwork by Japanese animator, designer & director Koji Morimoto. Concludes with a Curriculum Vitae and a conversation...

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Peter Ellenshaw, Ellenshaw, Peter, Small ripples to covers otherwise Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Camphor Tree Publishers, Santa Clarita, 2003, 1st, 11.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 334 pages, over 900 color and black & white illustrations and photographs, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

A profusely illustrated career retrospective and autobiography of Peter Ellenshaw. His career at Disney is covered extensively with never before seen art...

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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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Eleni Roussos, Roussos, Eleni, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, New York, Marvel, 2019, 1st, 9781302917982, 10.75 inches, 11.75 inches, 376 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Art by Ryan Meinerding, Andy Park, Jackson Sze, and many others. From the publisher: Featuring concept art and exclusive interviews, The Art of Marvel...

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Ramin Zahed, Zahed, Ramin, Signed by the author Ramin Zahed, Fine in Fine dustjacket, London, Titan Books, 2017, 1st, 9781785652905, 10.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 158 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Featuring art by Rune Bennecke, Nate Wragg, and others. From the publisher: From DreamWorks Animation comes a movie event based on the global...

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Ray Harryhausen, Tony Dalton, Ray Harryhausen, Harryhausen, Tony Dalton, Ray, Harryhausen, Ray, Signed by both authors Harryhausen and Dalton on the half-title page, Very light bump to the tail of the spine otherwise Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, London, Aurum, 2008, 1st, 9781845133672, 11.5 inches, 10 inches, 240 pages, over 1000 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Signed by both authors Ray Harryhausen and Tony Dalton on the half-title page. From the publisher: Completes the trilogy that began with Ray...

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Charles Solomon, Solomon, Charles, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, Disney Editions, New York, 2014, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.75 inches, 176 pages, over 250 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This book chronicles the making of both the 1959 animated classic (86 pages) and 2014's live-action blockbuster starring Angelina Jolie (64 pages). The book...

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Ray Harryhausen & Tony Dalton, Ray Harryhausen, Harryhausen & Tony Dalton, Ray, Harryhausen, Ray, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Watson-Guptill, New York, 2008, 1st, 11.6 inches, 10 inches, 240 pages, over 1000 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Out of print. From the back cover: Completes the trilogy that began with Ray Harryhausen: An Animated Life and continued with The Art of Ray...

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Ray Harryhausen, Harryhausen, Ray, Inscribed by Harryhausen on the title page, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Billboard, New York, 2006, 1st, 11.5 inches, 10 inches, 230 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A first printing inscribed by Ray Harryhausen on the title page: "To: Marlene and Arnaldo / Ray Harryhausen" with an original cartoon head and the word...

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Ray Harryhausen, Harryhausen, Ray, Inscribed by Harryhausen and Dalton on the half-title page, Near Fine in Fine dustjacket (lower corners very lightly bumped otherwise Fine), Aurum Press, London, 2005, 1st, 11.5 inches, 10 inches, 230 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The British first--the true first printing--inscribed by Ray Harryhausen on the half-title page: "To Arnold + Marlene / (Mama Mia!) / Ray Harryhausen" and...

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Ray Harryhausen, Harryhausen, Ray, Inscribed by Harryhausen on the title page, Fine in Fine dustjacket, New York, Billboard, 2004, 1st, 0823084027, 11.75 inches, 10 inches, 304 pages, 366 color and 691 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A first printing inscribed by Harryhausen on the title page: To Arnaldo (?) / I have nothing to say! / Ray Harryhausen" Harryhausen's densely packed...

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Ray Harryhausen, Harryhausen, Ray, Signed by Harryhausen on the half-title page, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Aurum Press, London, 2003, 1st, 11.75 inches, 10 inches, 304 pages, 366 color and 691 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A first printing signed by Harryhausen on the half-title page. Harryhausen's densely packed autobiography with 100s of previously unpublished...

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Didier Ghez, Ghez, Didier, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2020, 9781452178707, 9.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 208 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

Award-winning Disney historian Didier Ghez profiles artists Joe Grant, Hans Bacher, Mike Gabriel, and Michael Giaimo. Explores the 1990s through 2010s...

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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Udon Entertainment, Ontario, 2018, 9781772940770, 11.75 inches, 8.75 inches, 248 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: ROBOTECH is a sweeping science-fiction anime epic in which humans use a vast arsenal of transforming robotic mecha to defend the...

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Drawers 2.0
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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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Jason Surrell, Surrell, Jason, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, New York, Marvel, 2012, 2nd, 9780785162346, 10.75 inches, 11.75 inches, 272 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. The official art book for the first Avengers film from 2012. Art by Ryan Meinerding, Andy Park, Steve Jung, Charlie Wen, Adi Granov, Phil...

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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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The Art of Homeworld
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Rob Cunningham, Aaron Kambeitz, Cunningham, Aaron Kambeitz, Rob, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear), Los Angeles, Bluecanvas, 2015, 1st, 9780985902247, 9.25 inches, 12.25 inches, 236 pages, over 350 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print and very scarce. From the publisher: Get an exclusive look into Homeworld with commentary by the original artists. Experience the...

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Marvel's Thor: The Dark World - The Art of the Movie
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Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, Marvel, New York, 2013, 1st, 10.8 inches, 11.8 inches, 272 pages, color, Hardcover, leatherette, English

Featuring exclusive concept artwork, behind-the-scenes photographs, production stills, and in-depth interviews with the cast and crew, THE ART OF THOR: THE...

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Brutal: The Art of Samwise
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Samwise Didier, Didier, Samwise, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, New York, Cernunnos, 2020, 1st, 9781419747755, 11.75 inches, 9 inches, 304 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: The first monograph by the art director for leading video game company Blizzard Entertainment Brütal: The Art of Samwise is a...

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Laurent Durieux, Durieux, Laurent, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, New York, Cernunnos, 2020, 1st, 9782374951492, 11.75 inches, 9 inches, 254 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Laurent Durieux is a famous Belgian illustrator who is well known by pop culture fans and collectors for his cult movie poster...

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Heather Knowles, Annette Marnat, Knowles, Heather, Marnat, Annette, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, Disney, New York, 2016, 1st, 11.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 40 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Annette Marnat was a character designer on the film. A prolific illustrator of children's books in her native France, this is her very first book in...

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Charles Solomon, Solomon, Charles, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2020, 9781452159119, 10.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 240 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

From the publisher: This landmark book serves as the definitive visual history of the Disney princess from 1937 to today. Get an inside look at how...

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Bruni's Big Adventure
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Suzanne Francis, Griselda Sastrawinata-Lemay, Francis, Suzanne, Sastrawinata-Lemay, Griselda, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Disney Press, 2020, 1st, 9781368064781, 8.75 inches, 10.25 inches, 40 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Griselda Sastrawinata-Lemay, a VisDev artist on the film and half of Griz and Norm (100 Tuesday Tips), illustrates this picture story book. In a...

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Suzanne Francis, Griselda Sastrawinata-Lemay, Francis, Suzanne, Sastrawinata-Lemay, Griselda, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Disney Press, 2019, 1st, 9781368024594, 11.75 inches, 9.8 inches, 48 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Griselda Sastrawinata-Lemay, a VisDev artist on Moana, Ralph II and Frozen II and half of Griz and Norm (100 Tuesday Tips), gets the spotlight in the Walt...

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Mulan's Lunar New Year
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Natasha Yim, Sophie Li, Yim, Natasha, Li, Sophie, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Disney Press, 2018, 2nd, 9781368023269, 11.25 inches, 9 inches, 48 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Sophie Li (Coconut Ice) illustrates this picture story book. From the publisher: It's the Lunar New Year, and it happens to be Mulan's favorite...

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Duck: Birds and Pencils
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Florian Satzinger, Satzinger, Florian, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Brandstudio, New York, 2010, 1st, 12.5 inches, 8.75 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. Alberto Ruiz: "For those of you who don't know who Florian Satzinger is (and there aren't many of you) He's an Austrian animator...

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Charles Solomon, Solomon, Charles, Signed by the author and three of the filmmakers, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (tiny bit of 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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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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Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2020, 1st thus, 9781452182780, 9.75 inches, 11.75 inches, 320 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Color scripts for 23 features and 21 shorts. Introductions by Ralph Egglston, Sharon Calahan, and Harley Jessup. From the publisher: In this revised...

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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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The Art of Soul
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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2020, 1st, 9781452179810, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 168 pages, color, Hardcover, boards, English

This art book is chock full of visual development art by Pixar artists Steve Pilcher, Daniel Lopez Munoz, Kyle MacNaughton, Ernesto Nemesio, Deanna...

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The Art of WolfWalkers
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Charles Solomon, Solomon, Charles, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, New York, Abrams, 2020, 2nd, 9781419748059, 9.75 inches, 11.75 inches, 224 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The official behind-the-scenes art book for four-time Academy Award-nominated animation studio Cartoon Saloon's stunning new animated fantasy adventure,...

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

A great book by friends of the store, Mindy Johnson and Lorelay Bove. Based on Mindy's critically acclaimed Disney Editions title, Ink & Paint: The...

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Leonard Maltin, Maltin, Leonard, Signed by Glen Keane, John Kahrs and Gennie Rim, Small corner bump otherwise Very Fine, Issued without dust jacket, London, Titan Books, 2020, 1st, 978-1-78909-651-4, 12.25 inches, 10.25 inches, 192 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Director Glen Keane, Co-Director John Kahrs and Producer Gennie Rim kindly agreed to autograph copies of this art book on their animated feature...

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Jeff Kurtti, Kurtti, Jeff, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, New York, Hyperion, 1998, 1st, 0786863889, 13.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 192 pages, over 350 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A pristine, unread first edition of this long sought after animation book from 1998. Mulan was the first feature produced in Disney's Orlando studio and...

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