Animation & Film

 
Iain McCaig, McCaig, Iain, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, San Rafael, Insight, 2008, 1st, 978-1-933784-70-0, 13 inches, 9.5 inches, 240 pages, over 500 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

From the publisher: McCaig is best known for his work as a principal designer on the three Star Wars prequels, including the iconic characters Queen...

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Robert McGinnis, Fine DVD in Near Fine case (plastic sleeve of DVD case shows some scuffs, otherwise Fine), McGinnis, Robert, JP Media, 2008, 7.5 inches, 5.5 inches, English

Out of print. Explores McGinnis' rise as a top illustrator in New York during the 1950s when he created hundreds of his now famous paperback book covers....

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Mirrormask
  $30.00
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Dave McKean, VF/VF, Gaiman, Neil, McKean, Dave, Review, 2005, 1st, boards

"The illustrated film script of the motion picture from the Jim Henson Company." The full original screenplay by Gaiman illustrated with over 1700...

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Very Fine/Very Fine, Robert McKimson Jr, Robert McKimson, Charles McKimson, and Tom McKimson, McKimson Jr, Robert, McKimson, Charles McKimson, and Tom McKimson, Robert, Santa Monica Press, 2012, 1st, 11.25 inches, 9 inches, 232 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

"I Say, I Say . . . Son!" offers a rare behind-the-scenes look at the work of the McKimson brothers, three of the most accomplished and influential...

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Ralph McQuarrie, Very Fine/Very Fine, McQuarrie, Ralph, Dreams and Visions Press, 2013, 1st, 11 inches, 13 inches, 24 pages, color, English

For the 35th Anniversary of the original Battlestar Galactica TV series this year, Dreams and Visions Press has produced The Art of Ralph McQuarrie...

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Star Wars Art: Ralph McQuarrie
  $250.00
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Brandon Alinger, Wade Lageose, David Mandel, Ralph McQuarrie, Alinger, Wade Lageose, David Mandel, Brandon, McQuarrie, Ralph, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, New York, Abrams, 2016, 4th, 1-4197-1793-6, 13 inches, 14.5 inches, 800 pages, over 2000 color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Over 2000 color illustrations in two 400-page volumes in slipcase. From the Publisher: Ralph McQuarrie is the most iconic artist in the history of...

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The Art Of Ralph McQuarrie
  $750.00
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Limited to 2000 copies, Near Fine/Near Fine in Near Fine slipcase (mild shallow bump to the middle of the lower edge of the front cover otherwise Very Fine), Ralph McQuarrie, McQuarrie, Ralph, Dreams and Visions Press, 2007, 1st, Hardcover, cloth, English

The Art of Ralph McQuarrie is a massive 400-page 12" x 15" career retrospective covering five decades of work, in technical illustration, book illustration,...

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Stan Stice, John Scoleri, Ralph McQuarrie, Stice, John Scoleri, Stan, McQuarrie, Ralph, Limited to 2000 copies, Very Fine/Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, Dreams and Visions Press, Santa Clara, 2007, 1st, 12 inches, 15 inches, vi, 394 pages, over 1000 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The Art of Ralph McQuarrie is a massive 400-page 12" x 15" career retrospective covering five decades of work, in technical illustration, book illustration,...

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Sentinel II
  $295.00
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Syd Mead, Mead, Syd, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light shelfwear otherwise very flat, tight, clean), Tokyo, Kodansha, 1987, 1st, 4062034522, 11.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 116 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English Japanese

An incredible copy of this slightly revised and updated reprinting of the original Sentinel - the very first retrospective of this visionary designer and...

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Syd Mead, Mead, Syd, Very Good+ to Near Fine (moderate rubbing to spine ends and corners, tight, flat, and clean), Oblagon, Los Angeles, 1988-1994, 1st, 11.5 inches, 16.5 inches, 40 each pages, color and black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

A Complete Set of 3 Volumes. Three oversize portfolios of artwork by Mead. 1 emphasizes fantasy and futuristic environments. Tokyo disco. Los Angeles in...

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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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Syd Mead, Mead, Syd, Near Fine (light rubbing to the corners otherwise very flat, tight, clean), Oblagon, Pasadena, CA, 2001, 1st, 11.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 176 pages, color and black & white illustrations on every page, softcover, wraps, English

Published in 2001 and long out of print. Industrial design, entertainment design, motion pictures, television, computer game design, fantasy illustrations.

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Syd Mead, Mead, Syd, Limited to 2000 hardcover copies. Signed by the artist., Very Fine/Very Fine, Design Studio Press, Culver City, 2010, 1st, 11.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 176 pages, color and black & white illustrations on every page, Hardcover, boards, English

Syd Mead signed this book for us in person. The is the hardcover edition limited to 2000 copies. And rarely signed. This sequel to 2001's Syd Mead's...

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Syd Mead, Mead, Syd, Very Fine, Culver City, Design Studio Press, 2010, 1st, 9781933492483, 11.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 176 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

This sequel to 2001's Syd Mead's Sentury takes up where that book left off and covers the artist's output through 2010: Design, Illustration, Games, Film,...

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The Blade Runner Sketchbook
  $175.00
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Syd Mead, Mead, Syd, Very Good+ (bump to the tail of the spine, mild dent to front and back cover, mild cover wear, pages flat, binding tight), Blue Dolphin, San Diego, 1982, 1st, 8.5 inches, 11 inches, 96 pages, over 120 black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

A beautiful copy of one of the most sought after film art books around. Original production artwork by Syd Mead, with additional artwork by Mentor Huebner,...

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The Blade Runner Sketchbook
  $195.00
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Syd Mead, Mead, Syd, Very Good+ (spine sunned, mild dent to front and back cover, mild cover wear, flat, tight, clean), Blue Dolphin, San Diego, 1982, 1st, 8.5 inches, 11 inches, 96 pages, over 120 black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

A beautiful copy of one of the most sought after film art books around. Original production artwork by Syd Mead, with additional artwork by Mentor Huebner,...

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Irish Coffee
  $200.00
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Carlo Trillo, Carlos Meglia, Trillo, Carlo, Meglia, Carlos, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Napoleones Sin Batallas, Buenos Aires, 2011, 978-9872612351, 12 inches, 8.75 inches, 208 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, Spanish

A complete archival collection of Argentinean comic book creators Trillo & Meglia's 1987 comic series about a detective with supernatural powers,...

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Very Fine, Phil Mendez, Mendez, Phil, Bliss on Tap, 2009, 1st, 9780982509807, 5.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 40 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

The first sketchbook by this veteran animation character designer and storyboarder and creator (Kissyfur) focuses on mice: hundreds of cartoon mice, in many...

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Very Fine, Phil Mendez, Mendez, Phil, Bliss on Tap, 2015, 1st, 5.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 40 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

A new collection of Phil Mendez's cartoon animals, this second volume focuses on pigs and hogs.

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Fusion Junction
  $75.00
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Fine, Josh Middleton, Eric Canete, et al, Middleton, Eric Canete, et al, Josh, ABDOTC, 2006, 1st, 0978542908, 10.5 inches, 7.5 inches, 124 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

"A Collection of Contemporary Character Art" with equal helpings of Americans Josh Middleton and Eric Canete and South Koreans Nox and Maggi. Out-of-print.

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Signed by Mike Mignola, Very Fine, Mike Mignola, Phil Masters and Jonathan Woodward, Mignola, Mike, Steve Jackson Games, 2002, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English

The publisher's pitch: "Mike Mignola's Hellboy took the world of comics by storm. Now the "big red guy" enters the world of gaming. The Hellboy...

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Tr!ckster - Signed by 7 Artists
  $36.00
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Limited to 1000 copies. This copy has been signed by James Baker, Jennifer Chang, John Hoffman, Ted Mathot, Scott Morse, Sho Murase, and Jeff Pidgeon., Very Fine, Mike Allred, James Baker, Chhuy-Ing, Mike Huddleston, Mike Mignola, Scott Morse, Sho Murase, Jeff Pidgeon, Bill Presing, Justin Ridge, Derek Thompson, Doug Tennapel, Nate Wragg, Skottie Young, Mike Allred, James Baker, Chhuy-Ing, Mike Huddleston, Mike Mignola, Scott Morse, Sho Murase, Jeff Pidgeon, Bill Presing, Justin Ridge, Derek Thompson, Doug Tennapel, Nate Wragg, Skottie Young, 2011, 1st, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A limited edition full color hardcover volume of unique and unforgettable images by an armada of today’s top creators. Cover by Mike Mignola with...

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Kazutaka Miyatake, Miyatake, Kazutaka, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (previous owner's name lined out in black marker on the top edge otherwise Fine), Japan, Movic, 2005, 1st, 9784896016291, 11.75 inches, 8.25 inches, 114 pages, over 500 black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

This art book collects Kazutaka Miyatake's design files from Macross and Orguss. Includes finished designs and diagrams as well as sketches. A great...

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Hayao Miyazaki, Miyazaki, Hayao, Very Fine in Very Fine Dustjacket, San Francisco, Viz, 2014, 12 inches, 12 inches, 102 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

The original story by Hayao Miyazaki for what became his feature film Princess Mononoke. A beautiful watercolor illustration by Miyazaki on every page.

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Hayao Miyazaki, Miyazaki, Hayao, Fine in Fine dustjacket, San Francisco, Viz Media, 2009, 3rd, 9781421505947, 9.5 inches, 7 inches, 464 pages, black & white with 8 pages in color, Hardcover, boards, English

Out of print in hardcover. An excellent book in English on Miyazaki collecting his essays, interviews, and a memoir. The second, concluding volume is only...

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The Art of The Wind Rises
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Very Fine, Hayao Miyazaki, Miyazaki, Hayao, Viz, 2014, 9781421571751, 12 inches, 8.5 inches, 280 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From Viz's website: The Wind Rises is Miyazaki’s cinematic love letter to the power of flight and the imagination, an examination of the rise of...

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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Limited to 1500 copies, Near Fine (light shelfwear), Los Angeles, GDC Entertainment Ltd., 2002, 1st, 9628660314, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 115 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A lavish glossy full-color book on THRU THE MOEBIUS STRIP; the independently produced, computer animated film based upon an original story and designs by...

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Gary Montalbano, Montalbano, Gary, Signed by the artist with a drawing, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Sarka-Navon Design, N. Hollywood, 2010, 1st, 10.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, over 400 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Gary has worked in animation and live-action as a visual development artist, conceptual designer, and art director (Marvel Productions, Universal Studios,...

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Gary Montalbano, Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, Montalbano, Gary, Sarka-Navon Design, 2010, 1st, French wraps

Gary has worked in animation and live-action as a visual development artist, conceptual designer, and art director (Marvel Productions, Universal Studios,...

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Song of the Sea Artbook
  $35.00
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Tomm Moore, et al, Moore, et al, Tomm, Very Fine, Kilkenny, Ireland, Cartoon Saloon, 2015, 8.5 inches, 12.25 inches, 280 pages, over 1000 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The Song of the Sea Artbook features 280 pages of beautiful images, from concept to finished pieces, from Director Tomm Moore and the other artists...

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Koji Morimoto, Morimoto, Koji, Fine in Fine dustjacket in Fine obi band, Naomichi Doi, Tokyo, 2004, 1st, 11.5 inches, 9 inches, 264 pages, color, softcover, wraps

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

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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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Mouse, and Kelley
Mouse, Kelley, Mouse, Kelley, Fine (factory folded, unused), Universal Pictures, Los Angeles, 1979, 1st, 41 inches, 27 inches, color

Mouse & Kelley create a psychedelic graphic in the style of their '60s San Francisco rock posters for this one-sheet for the sequel to George Lucas'...

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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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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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The Art Of Kevin Nelson
  $12.00
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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...

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Day & Night
  $15.00
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Teddy Newton, Newton, Teddy, Very Fine/Very Fine, San Francisco, Chronicle, 2010, 1st, 9780811876643, 8.25 inches, 8.25 inches, 40 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This children's picture book version of the Pixar short is written & illustrated by the writer/director of said Pixar short! How cool is that?! Day...

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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., NF/NF with NF 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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Todd Polson, Maurice Noble, Polson, Todd, Noble, Maurice, Very Fine in Very Fine dust jacket, San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2013, 9781452102948, 1452102945, 11.25 inches, 9.75 inches, 176 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This extraordinary volume examines the life and animation philosophy of Maurice Noble, the noted American animation background artist and layout designer...

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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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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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Kazuo Oga, Oga, Kazuo, Near Fine (mild shelf wear, interior tight, sharp, clean), Tokyo, Museum of Contemporary Art, 2007, 8.75 inches, 11.75 inches, 268 pages, over 600 color illustrations, softcover, French wraps, English Japanese

Kazuo Oga is the background painter of My Neighbor Totoro, Princess Mononoke, Kiki's Delivery Service, Porco Rosso, Spirited Away, Howl's Moving Castle, and...

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Noriyoshi Ohrai: Illustration
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Noriyoshi Ohrai, Ohrai, Noriyoshi, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (mild shelfwear), Japan, 1980, 1st, 9784194021164, 4194021169, 11.75 inches, 9 inches, 128 pages, over 300 color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, Japanese


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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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