Animation & Film

 
Julie Leung, Chris Sasaki, Leung, Julie, Sasaki, Chris, Signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Schwartz & Wade, 2019, 1st, 978-1524771874, 9 inches, 11.2 inches, 40 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A First Printing signed by the illustrator Chris Sasaki (production designer, Pixar, Tonko House). This tender children’s book personalizes the...

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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, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (plastic dustjacket is rippled), Chronicle, San Francisco, 2011, 1st, 9.75 inches, 11.25 inches, 270 pages, over 400 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A sharp copy of this out of print and quite scarce animation title . From the publisher: The art of animation layout takes center stage for the...

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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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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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Alex Toth: by Design
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Darrell McNeil, Alex Toth, McNeil, Darrell, Toth, Alex, Very Good+ (mild rubbing to the corners and covers, light shelf wear, two mild thumbdents, internally Fine, very flat, tight, and clean), Gold Medal, Los Angeles, 1996, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 360 pages, over 2500 pieces of Toth artwork, softcover, wraps, English

An above average copy of this scarce book often found in quite poor shape. 360 densely packed pages of Toth artwork for the animation industry:...

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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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Art of Kung Fu Panda (Near Fine)
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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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Art of Kung Fu Panda 3
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Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Miller-Zarneke, Tracey, Very Fine/Very Fine, San Rafael, Insight, 2016, 1st, 978-1608874941, 11.4 inches, 10.25 inches, 168 pages, over 300 color illustrations, hardcover, boards, English

Filled with beautiful artwork and emphasizing the concept art, character designs (heavily featuring Nico Marlet's drawings), and environments. Over a dozen...

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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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Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Miller-Zarneke, Tracey, Near Fine (minor scuff to lower rear corner otherwise 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, 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 Kung Fu Panda 2
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Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Miller-Zarneke, Tracey, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Insight, San Rafael, 2011, 1st, 10.25 inches, 11.5 inches, 156 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

Filled with beautiful artwork and emphasizing the concept art, character designs (heavily featuring Nico Marlet's drawings), and environments. Over a...

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The Art of Meet the Robinsons
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Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Miller-Zarneke, Tracey, Fine in Fine 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 at 64 pages, but it is chock full of artwork. Art by Robh Ruppel, Karen DeJong, Dave Goetz, Nathan Greno, Don Hall,...

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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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Joe Nazzaro, John Eaves, Nazzaro, Joe, Eaves, John, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, Titan Books, London, 2018, 978-1785659119, 12.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 208 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

From the publisher: Over the past few decades, John Eaves has had a major impact on the look of the Star Trek Universe and played a pivotal role in...

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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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Todd Oldham, Wayne White, Oldham, Todd, White, Wayne, Near Fine (upper corner slightly bent, otherwise Fine), AMMO Books, Los Angeles, 2015, 978-162326041-5, 6.5 inches, 8.25 inches, 384 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Design guru and art collector Todd Oldham shines the spotlight on the clever and warped world of artist Wayne White. From Wayne's...

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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 a large format almost 10 x 13 inches. 250 film posters by 27 artists of the Russian avant-garde. All the text is in...

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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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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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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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