Animation & Film

 
Lou Scheimer, Andy Mangels, Scheimer, Andy Mangels, Lou, With a bookplate signed by the author Andy Mangels and the co-founder of Filmation Studios Lou Scheimer, Very Fine, Raleigh, NC, TwoMorrows Publishing, 2015, 1st, 978-1-60549-044-1, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 288 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

A pristine first printing of the only book devoted to Filmation Studios, with a "Comic-Con 2013 Signed Plate" signed by the co-founder of Filmation Studios...

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Lou Scheimer, Andy Mangels, Scheimer, Andy Mangels, Lou, With a bookplate signed by the author Andy Mangels and the co-founder of Filmation Studios Lou Scheimer, Very Fine, Raleigh, NC, TwoMorrows Publishing, 2015, 2nd, 978-1-60549-044-1, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 288 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

A pristine copy of the only book devoted to Filmation Studios, with a "Comic-Con 2013 Signed Plate" signed by the co-founder of Filmation Studios Lou...

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Los Angeles
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Sylvain Despretz, Despretz, Sylvain, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Buhl, Editions Caurette, 2020, 1st, 9791096315765, 11.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 400 pages, 250 illustrations + 100 pages of storyboards, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

IN STOCK NOW ! Los Angeles  is Sylvain Despretz' art book. 400 pages. 250 color and black & white illustrations + 100 pages of...

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Los Angeles - Deluxe Edition
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Sylvain Despretz, Despretz, Sylvain, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, Buhl, Editions Caurette, 2020, 1st, 9791096315772, 11.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 400 pages, 250 illustrations + 100 pages of storyboards, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

IN STOCK NOW ! The Deluxe Edition contains two books inserted in a beautiful slipcase : Los Angeles and Midnight Show . Los Angeles is...

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Tex Avery
  $75.00
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Patrick Brion, Tex Avery, Brion, Patrick, Avery, Tex, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (top edge of dustjacket lightly rubbed), Paris, Chene, 1984, 2nd 2000, 9782851083715, 12.5 inches, 10 inches, 176 pages, over 300 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, boards, French

A detailed filmography of every one of Avery's films for Warner Bros., MGM & Universal. Each entry includes credits, synopsis, and a frame from the...

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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (only light wear, sharp corners, very flat, tight, clean), Paris, Les Humanoïdes Associés, 1982, 1st, 2-7316-0159-0, 11.75 inches, 9.25 inches, 64 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

An attractive copy of this scarce Moebius title. The making of the animated feature film, Les Maîtres du Temps, based upon a sci-fi novel by Stefan...

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Mathieu Lauffray - Axis Mundi
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Mathieu Lauffray, Lauffray, Mathieu, Very Fine with a Very Fine belly band, Paris, CSFL Ink, 2013, 1st, 9782359470208, 12 inches, 10 inches, 240 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A magnificent monograph devoted to illustrator, painter, comic book artist, concept/visual development artist Mathieu Lauffray. Chapters: Impulsion...

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The Art of David Benzal
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David Benzal, Benzal, David, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, Ominiky Ediciones, Palma de Mallorca, 2019, 1st, 11.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 104 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

David Benzal is one of the first Spanish concept artists. This book highlights his career as a character and environment designer and illustrator for video...

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Robert B. and Richard M. Sherman, Sherman, Robert B. and Richard M., Includes a Walt Disney Family Museum bookplate signed by Richard M. Sherman, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, Santa Clarita, Camphor Tree Publishers, 1998, 1st, 9780964605930, 0964605937, 10 inches, 13 inches, 252 pages, over 500 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

This pristine first printing, still in the shrinkwrap, includes a bookplate signed by Richard M. Sherman. It can be attached to the book, laid in loosely,...

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Tactics Ogre Art Works
  $75.00
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Tiny bump to each of the lower corners otherwise Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket with Very Fine obi band, Japan, Square Enix, 2011, 2nd, 9784757532182, 12 inches, 8.7 inches, 232 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, Japanese

A full color hardcover art book devoted to the video game series Tactics Ogre. Sections: Tarot images, character illustrations, class images, character...

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What
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Very Fine, Derrick Wyatt, Wyatt, Derrick, 2004, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 40 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps

When this was published in 2004, Derrick Wyatt was Art Director/Lead Character Designer for Transformers Animated. He had previously worked on Teen Titans...

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Jackson Publick, Doc Hammer, Ken Plume, Publick, Doc Hammer, Ken Plume, Jackson, Near Fine (mild wear to extremities, interior new and unread) in publisher's shrinkwrap, Milwaukie, Dark Horse, 2018, 1st, 978-1-50670-487-6, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 376 pages, over 1200 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. A massive, in-depth look at the series. By the creators who bring a treasure trove of archival material. From the publisher: Ken Plume...

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Alex Toth, Toth, Alex, Fine, issued without dustjacket (very slight bump to lower front corner otherwise Very Fine, spine, covers and other open corners sharp, interior new and unread), San Diego, IDW, 2014, 1st, 9781613779507, 13.25 inches, 9.75 inches, 328 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print and surprisingly scarce, especially in good condition. From the publisher: The Library of American Comics concludes its in-depth look...

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Michael Klastorin, Klastorin, Michael, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (light rubbing to covers, corners sharp, interior new and unread), New York, Harper Design, 2017, 11.2 inches, 9.7 inches, 192 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Celebrate the fortieth anniversary of Steven Spielberg's sci-fi classic Close Encounters of the Third Kind with this fully authorised...

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John Canemaker, Tyrus Wong, Canemaker, John, Wong, Tyrus, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Walt Disney Family Foundation Press, San Francisco, 2013, 2nd, 9.75 inches, 12.25 inches, 156 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Out of print. From the publisher: Water to Paper, Paint to Sky is the first comprehensive retrospective of America's oldest living artist Tyrus...

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Scott C. (Scott Campbell), C. (Scott Campbell), Scott, Signed by the artist with a drawing, Spine slightly sunned otherwise Very Fine, Nerdcore, Toluca Lake, 2009, 1st, 9 inches, 9 inches, 128 pages, full-color and two-color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

Signed by the artist with a drawing. The first 300 of the original Double Fine Action Comics by Scott C (occasionally in full-color splendor) plus tons...

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Character Design Quarterly 11
  $16.00
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Very Fine, Worcester, 3dtotal Publishing, 2019, 1st, 978-1-912843-01-5, 1912843013, 10.7 inches, 8.25 inches, 104 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the back cover: Bursting from the pages of issue 11 are dynamic tutorials, in-depth interviews, and expressive characters from a selection of the...

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Character Design Quarterly 12
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Light bump to the top of the spine otherwise Very Fine, Worcester, 3dtotal Publishing, 2020, 1st, 978-1-912843-02-2, 1912843021, 10.7 inches, 8.25 inches, 104 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the back cover: Crafted by a selection of the industry's best and brightest; adorable creatures, kooky aliens, and an array of more personable...

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Character Design Quarterly 13
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Very Fine, Worcester, 3dtotal Publishing, 2020, 1st, 978-1-912843-04-6, 191284303X, 10.7 inches, 8.25 inches, 104 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the back cover: This issue's selection of industry specialists paints a vivid world filled with colorful characters, emotive anthropomorphic cats,...

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Very Fine, Worcester, 3dtotal Publishing, 2018, 1st, 978-1-909414-72-3, 1909414727, 10.7 inches, 8.25 inches, 104 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the back cover: Character Design Quarterly issue 07 is bursting full of inspiration for artists, animators, illustrators and character art...


Character Design Quarterly 9
  $16.00
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Very Fine, Worcester, 3dtotal Publishing, 2019, 1st, 978-1-909414-82-2, 1909414824, 10.7 inches, 8.25 inches, 104 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the back cover: Within the pages of issue 09, discover an array of enthralling artwork, interviews, and tutorials from some of the industry's best...

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Very Fine, Dark Horse, Milwaukie, 2020, 9781506715070, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 104 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

A rare animation art book that focuses almost entirely on sketches, rough drawings, and storyboards, as well as a few pages of animation drawing sequences!...

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Art of the Last of Us Part II
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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Dark Horse, Milwaukie, 2020, 978-1-50671-376-2, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 200 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Follow Ellie's profound and harrowing journey of vengeance through an exhaustive collection of original art and intimate creator...

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The Art of Concrete Genie
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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Dark Horse, Milwaukie, 2019, 9781506713427, 11.25 inches, 10.25 inches, 160 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Walk among the mysterious streets of Denska and collect the real pages of artwork behind PixelOpus' endearing video game Concrete...

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Loish (Lois van Baarle), Loish (Lois van Baarle), #3866 of the First Printing, Very Fine in Fine slipcase, Worcester, 3DTotal Publishing, 2016, 1st, 978-1909414280, 190941428X, 10.4 inches, 10.5 inches, 152 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, wraps, English

This was the Kickstarter copy which comes with a deck of playing cards and a bookmark. The book itself is a first printing and individually numbered....

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Steamboy Adventure Book
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Fine, Japan, Kodansha, 2004, 1st, 9784063645859, 11.75 inches, 9.25 inches, 144 pages, over 700 color and 40 black & white illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, Japanese

A complete story digest of Katsuhiro Otomo's animated feature Steamboy. Illustrated with lots of screen shots and design sketches. Frames, model sheets,...

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Near Fine (light shelf wear, very flat, tight, bright, clean), Movic, Japan, 2007, 4961524355686, 8.25 inches, 11.7 inches, 4 x 144 pages, 4 x 72 full-page black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, Japanese

Gainax Studios' mecha anime television series Gurren Lagann. Four 144-page A4 size books each with 72 full-page black & white illustrations printed...

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Michael Broggie, Broggie, Michael, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Pasadena, Pentrex, 1997, 2nd, 978-1563420092, 12.2 inches, 9.6 inches, 431 pages, over 300 illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

From the publisher: Thousands of books and articles have been written about Walt Disney and his organization, yet few people realize the significance...

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Phil Szostak, Szostak, Phil, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket (tiny nick to rear flap of otherwise Very Fine dustjacket), Abrams, New York, 2019, 1st, 10.9 inches, 11.75 inches, 256 pages, over 600 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Over 600 color illustrations. The official behind-the-scenes book of concept, production, and post-production art for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker.

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Art of Finding Dory
  $24.00
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Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear to dustjacket edges), 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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Joseph Corre, Serena Rees, Corre, Serena Rees, Joseph, Fine in Fine dustjacket, London, Carlton Publishing Group, 1999, 1st, 9781858687582, 12.25 inches, 9.4 inches, 192 pages, over 250 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

An interesting collection of photographs and artwork--high and low. With the printed letter and envelope laid in From the publisher: An Agent...

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Thomas G Smith, Smith, Thomas G, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Del Rey, New York, 1986, 1st, 12.4 inches, 10.5 inches, xi, 280 pages, over 1000 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A sharp copy (all the tissue guards are still in place) of this early coffee table book on special effects house Industrial Light & Magic. Out of...

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Howard E Green, Green, Howard E, #106 of 1600 numbered copies signed by the Producer Bonnie Arnold and Directors Chris Buck & Kevin Lima, Near Fine in a Very Good+ slipcase (light bump to the upper rear corner of the book otherwise new, clear and tigh, New York, Hyperion, 1999, 1st, 0786865881, 14 inches, 10.5 inches, 192 pages, over 350 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

The signed & numbered, slipcased edition, only sold through the Disney Catalog. Bump to the upper corner of the slipcase. That has caused a light...

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Howard E. Green, Green, Howard E., Very Good+, issued without dustjacket (heavy bump to the top rear corner of the spine, lower corner bent inward, otherwise Fine), New York, Hyperion, 1999, 1st, 0-7868-6403-6, 13.75 inches, 10.25 inches, 192 pages, over 350 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Artwork by Paul Felix, Ian Gooding, Glen Keane, Rick Maki, Alex Nino, Frank Nissen, Jeff Snow, and John Watkiss, among others. From the back cover:...

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John Canemaker, Otto Messmer, Canemaker, John, Messmer, Otto, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, Pantheon, New York, 1991, 1st, 9.5 inches, 8.25 inches, xi, 178 pages, over 200 illustrations, 8 pages in color, hardcover, cloth, English

The story of Otto Messmer, Pat Sullivan and Felix the Cat, the wonderful wonderful cat. Publisher's promotional material laid in. From the dustjacket:...

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Alex Toth: by Design
  $300.00
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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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Girls Illustration
  $30.00
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Very Fine, PIE International, Tokyo, 2019, 9784756251985, 10.1 inches, 7.3 inches, 224 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, Japanese

From the publisher: A stunning collection of illustrations that are full of girlishness This is the ultimate art collection book for anyone who loves...

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Challenge To Lassie
  $60.00
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VG/VG- (vintage printed Sunday school attendance prize label on front end paper, lightly shelf worn, Ward Lock, nd (c1940s), cloth spine, pictorial boards

A children's storybook of the 1949 MGM film starring Edmund Gwenn, Donald Crisp, Geraldine Brooks and Reginald Owen.

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Jerry Beck, Beck, Jerry, Very Good+ in Very Good+ dustjacket (upper corners bumped, lower corner lightly bent, "DAVIDSON" written on bottom edge), Turner, Atlanta, 1994, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 192 pages, over 300 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

As selected & voted by over 1000 cartoon historians and animation professionals. More than 300 illustrations showcase the 50 greatest animated cartoons...

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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Tokyo, PIE International, 2020, 1st, 978-4-7562-5212-8, 10 inches, 7.25 inches, 272 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: The long-awaited complete reference book of Persona 5: the Animation Persona 5: the Animation is an anime television series...

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Funnyworld #13
  $20.00
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Very Good (spine and corners rubbed, creases to spine, front and back covers, moderate overall wear), Mike Barrier, Little Rock, AR, 1971, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 56 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

Mike Barrier's classic fanzine covering "The world of film animation and comic art." This issue features Interview with Chuck Jones Interview...

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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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Funnyworld #19
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Near Fine, Frank Frazetta, Frazetta, Frank, Mike Barrier, 1978, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 56 pages, black & white illustrations, softcover, color wraps, English

Mike Barrier's classic fanzine covering "The world of film animation and comic art." The front and back covers features Richard Williams' animation of...

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Funnyworld #20
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Fine, Mike Barrier, 1979, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 56 pages, black & white illustrations, softcover, color wraps, English

Mike Barrier's classic fanzine covering "The world of film animation and comic art." This issue features: The Black Cauldron Fifty Years of...

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Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Kelsey Eng, Eng, Kelsey, 2019, 8.8 inches, 8.3 inches, 96 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Dragon Dance is Kelsey Eng's second collection of paintings and drawings. This book features 96 pages of artwork from 2017-2019 fully annotated with the...

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Funnyworld #22
  $30.00
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Near Fine (slight curl to the two corners, very flat, clean, no thumbdents), Mike Barrier, 1980, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 56 pages, black & white illustrations, softcover, color wraps, English

Mike Barrier's classic fanzine covering "The world of film animation and comic art." This issue features: Carl Barks "Cartoons than never were"...

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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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