Animation & Film

 
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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Art of Finding Dory
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John Lasseter, Andrew Stanton, Steve Pilcher, Lasseter, Andrew Stanton, Steve Pilcher, John, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2016, 1st, 9781452122243, 1452122245, 9.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 176 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

This book is notable for having more storyboards than any other Pixar book! Great stuff including deleted scenes! It also includes more discussion of...

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Eliott Lilly, Lilly, Eliott, Very Fine, Design Studio Press, Culver City, CA, 2015, 978-1-62465-020-8, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 144 pages, color and black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

Do you dream of becoming a concept artist in the video game industry but don't know where to start? The Big Bad World of Concept Art for Video Games: An...

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Eliott Lilly, Lilly, Eliott, Fine, Culver City, CA, Design Studio Press, 2017, 1st, 978-1624650369, 8.5 inches, 11 inches, 124 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Are you ready to begin your career as a concept artist in the video game industry but don't know where to start? The Big Bad World of Concept Art for...

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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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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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Cartoon Capers: The History of Canadian Animators
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Karen Mazurkewich, Mazurkewich, Karen, Fine, McArthur & Company, Toronto, 1999, 9781552780930, 9.25 inches, 7 inches, 320 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Out of print. From the publisher: Canadian animators are everywhere. They've infiltrated American studios and they dominate children's television....

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Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear), 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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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 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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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,...


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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Rex Steele: Nazi Smasher
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Matt Peters, Bill Presing, Peters, Matt, Presing, Bill, Signed by the artist, Near Fine (light wear to the covers, very flat, tight, clean), New York, Monkeysuit Press, 2004, 1st, 0967328918, 10.25 inches, 6.75 inches, 132 pages, black & white, Softcover, French wraps, English

Bill Presing and Matt Peter's action-packed 85-page graphic novel. A pastiche of movie serials with a square jawed hero, his plucky Girl Friday, and an uber...

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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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