Animation & Film

 
John Little, NF (light shelfwear, corners rubbed), Little, John, Charles E. Tuttle Co., 1997, 1st, wraps

"Letters of the Dragon: Correspondence, 1958-1973." Published with the cooperation of the family of Bruce Lee with an introduction by Linda Lee.

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Jane Livingston, NF/Fine (a bit of sag to the heavy text block otherwise Fine), Livingston, Jane, Thomasson Grant, 1988, 2nd, cloth

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James Luceno, et al., VF/VF, Luceno, James, et al., DK, 2005, 1st, 756611288, pictorial boards

"Text and illustrations present characters from Star Wars, Episode III, Revenge of the Sith and the technology they use."

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Houdini: The Handcuff King
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Jason Lutes, Nick Bertozzi, Lutes, Jason, Bertozzi, Nick, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, New York, Hyperion, 2007, 1st, 9780786839025, 10.25 inches, 7 inches, 96 pages, color, Hardcover, boards, English

Harry Houdini mesmerized a generation of Americans when he was alive, and continues to do so 80 years after his death. This is a "snapshot" of Houdini's...

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Heavy Metal: The Movie
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Carl Macek, Macek, Carl, Near Fine (mild cover wear, very flat, tight, clean), Kitchen Sink, Northampton, MA, 1996, 1st expanded, 11 inches, 8.25 inches, 144 pages, over 300 color and black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

The expanded edition from 1996 with a larger format and 18 additional pages. Out of print. From the publisher: Originally published in conjunction...

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Fraser MacLean, MacLean, Fraser, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (slight bump to the tail of the spine, very slight bumps to the lower tips, spine slightly slanted, otherwise a sharp, new, unread copy), Chronicle, San Francisco, 2011, 1st, 9.75 inches, 11.25 inches, 270 pages, over 400 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

An out of print and quite scarce animation title. From the publisher: The art of animation layout takes center stage for the first time in this...

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Sentinel (1979)
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Strother MacMinn, Syd Mead, MacMinn, Strother, Mead, Syd, Very Good (moderate corner wear, mild thumbdents to the covers, spine unbroken, sewnbinding sound, but glue weakening), Hendrick-Ido-Ambacht, Netherlands, Dragon's Dream, 1979, 1st, 9063325916, 12 inches, 12 inches, 160 pages, 149 color (many double-page) and 32 black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

This is the book that brought Syd Mead to mainstream attention in 1979. After years of illustrating concept cars/vehicles for industrial and automotive...

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The Art of Wreck-It Ralph
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Maggie Malone, Jennifer Lee, Malone and Jennifer Lee, Maggie, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2012, 9781452111018, 1452111014, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Artwork by Brittney Lee, Mike Gabriel, Ian Gooding, Jeff Turley, Bill Schwab, Cory Loftis, Victoria Ying, Nancy Kruse.... And a boatload of artwork by...

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Maggie Malone, Jennifer Lee, Malone, Jennifer Lee, Maggie, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2012, 1st, 9781452111018, 1452111014, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A sharp first printing. From the Publisher: In Wreck-It Ralph, Disney's team of artists explores the hidden world of video games, from classic 8-bit...

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Leonard Maltin, VF/Fine, Maltin, Leonard, McGraw-Hill, 1980, 1st, cloth

The first comprehensive history of American Animated Cartoons, including complete filmographies for every studio. Highly readable. Well illustrated with...

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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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Trolls Little Golden Book
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Mary Man-Kong, Priscilla Wong, Man-Kong, Mary, Wong, Priscilla, Very Fine, Golden Books, New York, 2016, 9780399558931, 8 inches, 6.5 inches, 24 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Priscilla Wong, a designer and VisDev artist on the film, illustrates this adaptation.Fun-loving Poppy and despondent Branch join forces to save their...

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John Margolies, Emily Gwathmey, Margolies, Emily Gwathmey, John, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Boston, Bulfinch / Little, Brown, 1991, 1st, 9780821218297, 10 inches, 11 inches, 144 pages, over 100 color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

From the dust jacket: Ticket to Paradise is a celebration of the glory days of the American movie theater, from big-city movie palaces to tiny gems on...

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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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Neil Marshall, Lloyd Levin, Lawrence Gordon, Marshall, Lloyd Levin, Lawrence Gordon, Neil, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Milwaukie, Dark Horse, 2019, 1st, 978-1-50671-177-5, 12 inches, 9 inches, 200 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: A gorgeously designed hardcover collecting a dozen chapters of concept art and set photography to offer a behind-the-scenes look at...

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Gerald Martinez, Diana Martinez, Andres Chavez, Martinez, Diana Martinez, Andres Chavez, Gerald, Near Fine (light shelf wear), New York, Hyperion/Miramax Books, 1998, 1st, 9780786883776, 0786883774, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 208 pages, Over 150 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: From Shaft to Superfly, Foxy Brown to Cleopatro Jones, What It Is...What It Was! presents a vivid pictorial and oral history of the...

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The Art of Assassin's Creed III
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Very Fine/Very Fine, Andy McVittie, McVittie, Andy, Titan Books, 2012, 1st, 9781781164259, Hardcover, boards, English

From the publisher: Assassin’s Creed steps into a brand new era. With intricately detailed environments and finely-honed and evocative historical...

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The Art of Titanfall
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Andy McVittie, McVittie, Andy, Fine/Fine, London, Titan Books, 2014, 1st, 9781783291946, 12.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 192 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Titanfall has already accumulated a plethora of prestigious gaming awards and gained worldwide media attention ahead of its release....

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Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Miller-Zarneke, Tracey, Very Fine in Fine slipcase in publisher's shrinkwrap, San Rafael, Insight, 2009, 1st, 9781933784892, 10 inches, 11 inches, 156 pages, over 300 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. This copy is brand new still in the publisher's shrinkwrap. From the publisher: Judi Barrett and Ron Barrett's beloved children's...

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Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Miller-Zarneke, Tracey, Near Fine in a Very Good+ slipcase (light bump to the bottom of the spine otherwise Very Fin, San Rafael, Insight, 2009, 1st, 9781933784892, 10 inches, 11 inches, 156 pages, over 300 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Judi Barrett and Ron Barrett's beloved children's story comes to life in Sony Animation's feature: Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs....

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Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Miller-Zarneke, Tracey, Very Fine, Petaluma, CA, Cameron & Co., 2013, 10.7 inches, 11.5 inches, 144 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This art of book includes lots of wonderful pieces by Production Designer Justin Thompson and Character Designer Craig Kellman! From the Publisher:...

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Near Fine (tiny bump to the corner otherwise Very Fine), Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Miller-Zarneke, Tracey, Cameron & Co., 2013, 1st, 10.7 inches, 11.5 inches, 144 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This copy is signed with drawings (!) by Directors Cody Cameron and Kris Pearn, Production Designer Justin Thompson, and Art Director David Bleich. This...

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The Art of Kung Fu Panda
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Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Miller-Zarneke, Tracey, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, San Rafael, Insight, 2008, 2nd, 978-1-933784-57-1, 10.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 192 pages, over 250 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

From the publisher: Enthusiastic and a little clumsy, Po is the biggest fan of kung fu around... but his girth is better suited for work in his father's...

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Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Miller-Zarneke, Tracey, Near Fine/Near Fine (mild wear), San Rafael, Insight, 2008, 1st, 978-1-933784-57-1, 10.25 inches, 11.4 inches, 192 pages, over 250 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A sought-after out-of-print title. From the publisher: Enthusiastic and a little clumsy, Po (voiced by Jack Black) is the biggest fan of kung fu...

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Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Miller-Zarneke, Tracey, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (previous owner's name lined out in black marker on the top edge and the front free endpaper otherwise only light shelfwear), San Rafael, Insight, 2008, 1st, 978-1-933784-57-1, 10.25 inches, 11.4 inches, 192 pages, over 250 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A sought-after out-of-print title. From the publisher: Enthusiastic and a little clumsy, Po is the biggest fan of kung fu around... but his girth is...

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Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Miller-Zarneke, Tracey, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (very light wear to dustjacket), San Rafael, Insight, 2008, 1st, 978-1-933784-57-1, 10.25 inches, 11.4 inches, 192 pages, over 250 color illustrations, hardcover, boards, English

A first printing of this sought-after out-of-print title--signed by the directors Mark Osbourne and John Stevenson and producer Melissa Cobb. From the...

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The Art of Meet the Robinsons
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Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Miller-Zarneke, Tracey, Near Fine lacking dustjacket, New York, Disney, 2007, 1st, 978-1-4231-0265-6, 8.75 inches, 11.5 inches, 64 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This volume may be slimmer than most "art of" books at 64 pages, but it is chock full of artwork. Art by Robh Ruppel, Karen DeJong, Dave Goetz, Nathan...

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The Art of Planes
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Tracy Miller-Zarneke, Miller-Zarneke, Tracy, Very Fine/Very Fine, Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2014, 1st, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 176 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Concept art from Disney's Planes and Planes: Fire and Rescue. From the publisher: In Disney's Planes and Planes: Fire and Rescue, the big-hearted crop...

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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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Christopher Mount, Georgii Stenberh, Vladimir Stenberg, Mount, Christopher, Stenberh, Vladimir Stenberg, Georgii, Fine, Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1997, 2nd, 12 inches, 9 inches, 96 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: The Stenberg brothers, like their contemporaries Aleksandr Rodchenko and El Lissitzky, were artists of immensely varied interests and...

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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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Chris Nichols, Nichols, Chris, Signed by the author Chris Nichols and Imagineer Tony Baxter, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Cologne, Taschen, 2018, 1st, 978-3836563482, 13 inches, 9.8 inches, 352 pages, over 400 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A first printing signed by the author Chris Nichols and Tony Baxter, the former senior vice president of creative development at Walt Disney Imagineering...

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Amy Novesky, Brittney Lee, Novesky, Amy, Lee, Brittney, Signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Disney Press, 2019, 1st, 9781484757208, 12.25 inches, 10.25 inches, 40 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Disney Visual Development Artist Brittney Lee has illustrated several children's picture books, but this is the first time she has illustrated a book...

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Susan Pack, Pack, Susan, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (mild wear to edges), Taschen, Cologne, 1995, 9783822889282, 12.75 inches, 9.75 inches, 320 pages, over 250 color illustrations, Hardcover, boards

This is the original edition, in the large format, almost 10 x 13 inches. 250 film posters by 27 artists of the Russian avant-garde. From the...

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The Art Of Ratatouille
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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, Karen Paik, Paik, Karen, Chronicle, 2007, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

Includes more than 200 pieces of pre-production artwork and designs from the Pixar film: storyboards, full-color pastels, digital and pencil sketches,...

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Karen Paik, Paik, Karen, One of 500 numbered copies, with five prints each signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in Custom box, San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2007, 1st, 9780811861304, 11.25 inches, 13.75 inches, 160 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, deluxe box set, English

This deluxe limited edition includes a first printing of the book and 5 signed color prints all housed in a sleek hinged box. The 5 prints are each signed...

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The Art of The Incredibles 2
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Karen Paik, Paik, Karen, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Chronicle, San Francisco, 2018, 978-1452163840, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 168 pages, over 400 color illustrations, hardcover, boards, English

Pre-production artwork & design from the Pixar film. Foreword by John Lasseter. Introduction by Brad Bird. This making-of book is a dive back into...

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Very Fine with Very Fine bellyband, Karen Paik, Paik, Karen, Chronicle, 2007, 1st, 9780811850124, 0811850129, Hardcover, cloth with onlaid plates, English

"In 1986, gifted animator John Lasseter, technology guru Ed Catmull, and visionary Steve Jobs founded Pixar Animation Studios. Their goal: create a computer...

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Frank Parisi, Gary Scheppke, Parisi, Gary Scheppke, Frank, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2009, 1st, 9780811868891, 9.75 inches, 11.25 inches, 272 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the Publisher: The imaginations and passions of a whole new generation of Star Wars fans have been ignited by The Clone Wars, the new animated TV...

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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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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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Monique Peterson, Peterson, Monique, Near Fine (light bend at the lower front corner, otherwise very flat, tight, clean), New York, Welcome Enterprises, 2004, 1st, 0786854081, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 128 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

Out of print. Maggie the Cow gives a behind-the-scenes look into the making of Home on the Range. The only book on the making of this Disney animated...

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Monique Peterson, Peterson, Monique, Very Good+ (light bend at the upper front corner, mild cover wear and shelfwear, interior sound), New York, Welcome Enterprises, 2004, 1st, 0786854081, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 128 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

Out of print. Maggie the Cow gives a behind-the-scenes look into the making of Home on the Range. The only book on the making of this Disney animated...

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Monique Peterson, Peterson, Monique, Very Fine, New York, Welcome Enterprises, 2004, 1st, 0786854081, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 128 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

Out of print. A pristine copy of the only book on the making of this Disney animated feature directed by Will Finn and John Sanford. Well illustrated...

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John E. Petty, Grey Smith, Petty, Grey Smith, John E., Very Fine, Ivy Press, Dallas, 2009, 9781599673318, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 310 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Out of print. From the publisher: For decades, movie-going audiences thrilled to the adventures of their favorite heroes, as they watched these...

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Stanley Kubrick: Interviews
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Gene D. Phillips, Stanley Kubrick, Phillips, Gene D., Kubrick, Stanley, Very Fine, Jackson, Mississippi, University Press of Mississippi, 2001, 3rd, 9781578062973, 9 inches, 6 inches, xxvi, 214 pages, 16 pages of black & white photographs, Softcover, color wraps, English

Kubrick directed 2001, The Shining, Dr. Strangelove, Full Metal Jacket: we have questions and we need answers! From the publisher: The only...

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Bill Plympton, David B. Levy, Bill Plympton, Plympton, David B. Levy, Bill, Plympton, Bill, Signed by the artist on the dustjacket, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (spine ends lightly bumped, otherwise new and unread), Universe, New York, 2011, 1st, 11 inches, 9.75 inches, 264 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Signed by the artist on the front of the dustjacket. Out of print. From the publisher: The life and art of "the King of Indie Animation." The only...

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Todd Polson, Maurice Noble, Polson, Todd, Noble, Maurice, Very Good+ in Near Fine dustjacket (lower corners bumped with boards peeking otherwise Fine, very tight, very sound), San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2013, 2nd, 9781452102948, 1452102945, 11.25 inches, 9.75 inches, 176 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, boards, English

Out of print. From the publisher: This extraordinary volume examines the life and animation philosophy of Maurice Noble, the noted American...

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