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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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Animals in Motion
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Eadward Muybridge, Muybridge, Eadward, Some light staining to top edge otherwise Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear at dustjacket), Dover Publications, Mineola, NY, 1957, 9780486202037, 11 inches, 8 inches, xvii, 390 pages, over 4000 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Here is the largest, most comprehensive selection of Muybridge's famous animal photos -- more than 4,000 high-speed shots of 34 different animals and birds,...

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Eadweard Muybridge, Fine in near fine dust jacket, Muybridge, Eadweard, Dover, 1979, 1st, cloth

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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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Shrek: A Little Golden Book
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Emily Hutta, Ovi Nedelcu, Hutta, Emily, Nedelcu, Ovi, Very Fine, New York, Golden Books, 2017, 2nd, 9781524767709, 8 inches, 6.75 inches, 24 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Ovi Nedelcu is an illustrator as well as a visual development artist, character designer, and story artist at Laika, Sony, Disney, WB.... From the...

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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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Light crease at lower right corner otherwise Very Fine, Kevin Nelson, Nelson, Kevin, The Art of Fiction, 2011, 1st, 8 inches, 5.25 inches, 64 pages, over 100 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Kevin Nelson is a visual development artist at Disney Feature Animation, working his way up from layout and clean-up. This is a full color collection of his...


Yasushi Nirasawa, Nirasawa, Yasushi, A presentation copy inscribed with a drawing by Nirasawa in gold and silver ink to a famous American comic book creator, Near Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (mild shelf wear, dustjacket edges lightly chipped), Tokyo, Hobby Japan, 1998, 1st, 9784894251908, 12 inches, 8.5 inches, approx. 200 pages, over 200 color photographs, Hardcover, pictorial boards, Japanese

Nirasawa designed creatures for the Guillermo del Toro film Hellboy. This book is inscribed by Nirasawa to Hellboy creator Mike Mignola. An incredible...

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Yasushi Nirasawa, A presentation copy inscribed and with a drawing by Nirasawa in silver ink to a famous American comic book creator., Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket with Near Fine bellyband (light shelf wear, tight, flat), Nirasawa, Yasushi, Hobby Japan, 1998, 2nd, Japanese

An incredible association copy of Nirasawa's third art book. A presentation copy inscribed by Nirasawa in silver ink to comic book creator Mike...

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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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Natalie Nourigat, Nourigat, Natalie, Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, Los Angeles, Boom! Studios, 2018, 2nd, 978-1684152919, 9 inches, 6 inches, 96 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

A breezy, informative graphic novel/guide for anyone thinking about a career in animation. Equal parts about breaking into the animation industry and moving...


Afterworks, Vol. 1
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Kevin O'Brien, Louis Gonzales, Simon Dunsdon, Nathan Stanton, Sanjay Patel, Max Brace, Robert Kondo, O'Brien, Louis Gonzales, Simon Dunsdon, Nathan Stanton, Sanjay Patel, Max Brace, Robert Kondo, Kevin, Very Fine, Berkeley, Image Comics, Inc., 2006, 1st, 978-1582406268, 158240626X, 10.25 inches, 6.75 inches, 152 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

A comics anthology from Pixar Animation veterans: Kevin O'Brien (The Good Dinosaur, Ice Age) Louis Gonzales (Monsters Unversity, The Iron Giant)...

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Calling Monster Island #10
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Mark Okui, Okui, Mark, Very Fine, Long Beach, 2007, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 28 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps, English

This fanzine devoted to the classic monster movies is produced solely by Long Beach artist and horror enthusiast Mark Jiro Okui. A retro-style cut-and-paste...

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Calling Monster Island #11
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Mark Okui, Okui, Mark, Very Fine, Long Beach, 2008, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 36 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

This fanzine devoted to the classic monster movies is produced solely by Long Beach artist and horror enthusiast Mark Jiro Okui. A retro-style cut-and-paste...

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Calling Monster Island #12
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Mark Okui, Okui, Mark, Very Fine, Long Beach, 2009, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 36 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

This fanzine devoted to the classic monster movies is produced solely by Long Beach artist and horror enthusiast Mark Jiro Okui. A retro-style cut-and-paste...

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Calling Monster Island #13
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Mark Okui, Okui, Mark, Very Fine, Long Beach, 2010, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 36 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

This fanzine devoted to the classic monster movies is produced solely by Long Beach artist and horror enthusiast Mark Jiro Okui. A retro-style cut-and-paste...

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Calling Monster Island #14
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Mark Okui, Okui, Mark, Very Fine, Long Beach, 2011, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 36 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps, English

This fanzine devoted to the classic monster movies is produced solely by Long Beach artist and horror enthusiast Mark Jiro Okui. A retro-style cut-and-paste...

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Calling Monster Island #15
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Mark Okui, Okui, Mark, Very Fine, Long Beach, 2012, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 36 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps, English

This fanzine devoted to the classic monster movies is produced solely by Long Beach artist and horror enthusiast Mark Jiro Okui. A retro-style cut-and-paste...

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Calling Monster Island #16
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Mark Okui, Okui, Mark, Very Fine, Long Beach, 2013, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 36 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

This fanzine devoted to the classic monster movies is produced solely by Long Beach artist and horror enthusiast Mark Jiro Okui. This issue is devoted to...

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Calling Monster Island #17
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Mark Okui, Okui, Mark, Very Fine, Long Beach, 2014, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 36 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

This fanzine devoted to the classic monster movies is produced solely by Long Beach artist and horror enthusiast Mark Jiro Okui. This issue is devoted to...

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Calling Monster Island #9
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Mark Okui, Okui, Mark, Very Fine, Long Beach, 2006, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 28 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps, English

This fanzine devoted to the classic monster movies is produced solely by Long Beach artist and horror enthusiast Mark Jiro Okui. A retro-style cut-and-paste...

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Lindsey Olivares, Olivares, Lindsey, 2014, 1st, 8 inches, 8 inches, 102 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

I love this book and I'm happy to have it back in stock! This beautiful book is a barnyard telenovela. Experience the drama of a flock of five chickens...

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Hopscotch (La Marelle) (Signed)
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Signed by all four of the artists, Very Fine, Lindsey Olivares, Stevie Lewis, Priscilla Wong, Floriane Marchix, Olivares, Stevie Lewis, Priscilla Wong, Floriane Marchix, Lindsey, 2012, 1st, 8 inches, 5 inches, 78 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

A collection of personal works by four visual development artists from Dreamworks PDI in Northern California.  Lindsey Olivares is from a family of...

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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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Limited to 500 copies with an original print signed by the artist and a signed and numbered tip-in sheet., Very Fine, Juan Ortiz, Ortiz, Juan, Titan Books, 2013, 1st, 9781781166703, 14.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 112 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: What if every Star Trek: The Original Series episode was a movie event? What would the movie poster look like? This was the...

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Katsuhiro Otomo, Otomo, Katsuhiro, Fine in Near Fine printed plastic sleeve, Tokyo, Kodansha, 1989, 1st, 063050041, 11.5 inches, 11.25 inches, 178 pages, Over 200 color and black and white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards

A first printing of the first art book from the world famous Katsuhiro Otomo (Akira) covering the years of 1971 to 1989! This book features examples from...

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The Art of Steamboy
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Katsuhiro Otomo, Otomo, Katsuhiro, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Kodansha, Tokyo, 2004, 1st, 10.7 inches, 11.9 inches, 272 pages, over 500 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards

A collection of artwork from the production of Steamboy, Katsuhiro Otomo's 2004 animated film, his second major anime release, following Akira.  Ten...

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The Art of Steamboy (Near Fine)
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Katsuhiro Otomo, Otomo, Katsuhiro, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (mild bump to the top of the front board, mild wear to the bottom edge of the boards and text block, covers lightly rubbed, binding tight, interior clean), Kodansha, Tokyo, 2004, 1st, 10.7 inches, 11.9 inches, 272 pages, over 500 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards

A collection of artwork from the production of Katsuhiro Otomo's anime Steamboy, over 500 color illustrations. Text in Japanese.

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Andy Lane, Paul Simpson, Nick Park, Lane, Paul Simpson, Andy, Park, Nick, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, London, Titan, 2005, 1st, 978-1845761363, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 160 pages, over 500 color illustrations, hardcover, boards, English

Chronicles the story behind the making of "Wallace & Gromit, The Curse of the Were-Rabbit" with behind-the-scenes information as well as concept art,...

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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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Sanjay Patel, Emily Haynes, Sanjay Patel, Patel, Emily Haynes, Sanjay, Patel, Sanjay, Very Fine, San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2015, 9.5 inches, 10 inches, 40 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: The bold, bright colors of India leap right off the page in this fresh and funny picture book adaptation of how Ganesha came to write...

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Sanjay Patel, Patel, Sanjay, Signed by the artist with a drawing, Fine, Ghee Happy, Oakland, 2005, 2nd, 8.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 48 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Sanjay Patel's first book, self-published in 2005. The following year, Plume Books (an imprint of Penguin) would publish his book The Little Book of Hindu...

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Sanjay Patel, Chris Sasaki, et al, Patel, Chris Sasaki, et al, Sanjay, Signed by the artists, Very Fine/Very Fine, Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2015, 1st, 8.5 inches, 9.25 inches, 130 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

These copies of The Art of Sanjay's Super Team were signed exclusively for Stuart Ng Books at the Pixar Animation Studios, Emeryville, California, on...

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Dan Abnett, Andy Lanning, Paul Pelletier, Abnett, Andy Lanning, Dan, Pelletier, Paul, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Marvel, 2008, 1st, 9780785133261, 10.5 inches, 7 inches, 152 pages, color, Hardcover, leatherette, English

From the publisher: With the fabric of the universe torn, all that stands between us and invading horrors is a team of cosmic misfits. Led by Star-Lord,...

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Dan Abnett, Andy Lanning, Paul Pelletier, Brad Walker, Carlos Magno, Wes Craig, Abnett, Andy Lanning, Dan, Pelletier, Brad Walker, Carlos Magno, Wes Craig, Paul, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Marvel, 2009, 1st, 9780785139829, 10.5 inches, 7 inches, 152 pages, color, Hardcover, leatherette, English

From the publisher: If the Guardians have broken up, who will save the galaxy from the Church of Universal Truth, the Badoon and King Blastaar? First...

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The Young Minotaur
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Signed by the artist, Fine, Gabriele Pennacchioli, Pennacchioli, Gabriele, 2008, 1st, 9.35 inches, 8.25 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Short stories told in full page illustrations with a title underneath. Our hero is a brave young sword-wielding minotaur in an epic fantasy world with...

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A Dragon on the Hill Road
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Richard Huemer, Walt Peregoy, Huemer, Richard, Peregoy, Walt, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, Valley Village Press, North Hollywood, 1958, 1st, 8.75 inches, 6.25 inches, 80 pages, 8 full-page and 2 smaller black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Written and illustrated in 1958 by two veteran Disney animation artists, a narrative poem in which Lancelot, by the magic of Merlin's horn Oliphant, is...

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Richard Huemer, Walt Peregoy, Huemer, Richard, Peregoy, Walt, Near Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (small closed tear along the top edge otherwise only light wear), Valley Village Press, North Hollywood, 1958, 1st, 8.75 inches, 6.25 inches, 80 pages, 8 full-page and 2 smaller black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Written and illustrated in 1958 by two veteran Disney animation artists, a narrative poem in which Lancelot, by the magic of Merlin's horn Oliphant, is...

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The Art of Thomas N. Perkins IV
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Very Fine, Thomas Perkins, Perkins, Thomas, The Art of Fiction, 2011, 1st, 8 inches, 5.25 inches, 64 pages, over 100 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A great collection of creatures, aliens, robots (and the occasional super hero). Mostly very finished color pieces. From the back cover: "Thomas N....

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Very Fine, LeUyen Pham, Alex Puvilland, Sina, A.B., Pham & Alex Puvilland, LeUyen, First Second, 2008, 1st, 9781596433656, 1596433655, 8.75 inches, 6.5 inches, 208 pages, color, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

This is the Collector's Edition: the only hardcover edition, with a three-quarter cloth binding. From the publisher: BEYOND THE LEGENDARY GAME...

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Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, issued without a dustjacket, David Pimentel, Pimentel, David, David Pimentel, 2010, 1st, 12 inches, 9 inches, 100 pages, 140 black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

David Pimentel was a story artist at Disney and Dreamworks and most recently Head of Story on Moana. He is currently co-directing the animated feature...

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Legends - Signed
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Signed by the artist, Near Fine (corners may be slightly bent otherwise new and unread), Huguette Pizzic, Pizzic, Huguette, 2015, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Huguette Pizzic is a French character designer and illustrator in the animation and video game industry. She most recently worked for Axis Animation/Flaunt...

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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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Bill Plympton, Plympton, Bill, Near Fine (mild shelf wear), Oxford, Focal Press, 2012, 1st, 978-0-240-81779-8, 7.5 inches, 9.25 inches, xv, 241 pages, over 200 color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: Learn the secrets behind independent animation from the "The King of Independent Animation " - Academy Award-nominated Bill Plympton....

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Bill Plympton, VF, Plympton, Bill, Regan Books, 1999, 1st, wraps, English

Bill Plympton merges his mainstream cartoons with his men’s magazine stuff to create the illustrations for this epic poem about the plump sexpot.

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Bill Presing, Presing, Bill, Very Fine, San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2016, 1st, 9781452145372, 1452145377, 7 inches, 4 3/4 inches, 6 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, English

A collection of temporary tattoos based on strong women such as astronauts, athletes, pilots and more. Bill Presing is a story artist at Pixar and also...

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The Artist Within: Book 2
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Greg Preston, Preston, Greg, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, Las Vegas, Sampsel Preston, 2017, 1st, 9780692917565, 12 inches, 12.625 inches, 266 pages, over 400 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

From the artist/publisher: The Artist Within Book 2 is a book of portraits of Comic Book Artists, Cartoonists, Animators and Illustrators. I love...

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Greg Preston, Preston, Greg, Signed by Greg Preston, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, Las Vegas, Sampsel Preston, 2017, 1st, 9780692917565, 12 inches, 12.625 inches, 266 pages, over 400 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

From the artist/publisher: The Artist Within Book 2 is a book of portraits of Comic Book Artists, Cartoonists, Animators and Illustrators. I love...

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