Animation & Film

 
John Canemaker, Tex Avery, Canemaker, John, Avery, Tex, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear to dustjacket edges), Turner, Atlanta, GA, 1996, 1st, 13.25 inches, 10 inches, 224 pages, color, hardcover, cloth, English

Between stints with Warner Bros. and Walter Lantz, Avery signed with MGM and created 65 animated shorts which form the centerpiece of his legend: The Wolf,...

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John Canemaker, Mary Blair, Canemaker, John, Blair, Mary, Very Fine in a Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Disney, 2014, 10 inches, 10 inches, 128 pages, over 200 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Filled with concept art, production designs, and storyboards, the original edition of this art book devoted to Disney artist & designer Mary Blair has...

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John Canemaker, Herman Schultheis, Canemaker, John, Schultheis, Herman, Inscribed by the author, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, San Francisco, Walt Disney Family Foundation Press, 2014, 1st, 978-1616286323, 12.25 inches, 12.25 inches, 292 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Out of print. A sharp copy. Inscribed by the author animation historian John Canemaker. From the publisher: Discover the secrets behind...

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John Canemaker, Winsor McCay, Canemaker, John, McCay, Winsor, Near Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (corners lightly bumped, interior soun, Abrams, New York, 2005, 1st revised printing, 12.3 inches, 10.5 inches, 272 pages, 40 color and 190 black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

An illustrated biography of the comic strip creator and animator. Introduction by Maurice Sendak. Out of print. From the publisher: This volume is...

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Lewis Carroll, David Hall, Carroll, Lewis, Hall, David, Fine in Fine dustjacket, New York, Simon & Schuster, 1987, 1st, 0416960006, 10.2 inches, 8.5 inches, 160 pages, over 100 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Lewis Carroll's original story accompanied by over 100 of Hollywood artist and designer David Hall's unused (and previously unpublished) paintings and...

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Signed bookplate affixed to front free end paper ("Love Jackie Chan 8 98"), Very Fine/Very Fine, Jackie Chan, Chan, Jackie, Ballantine, 1998, 1st, 9.5 inches, 6.5 inches, 357 pages, 8 pages in color, 16pp of black & white photos, Hardcover, boards, English

The autobiography of Hong Kong's biggest action star. This is a first printing with a publisher's bookplate signed and dated in the month of publication...

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Signed "Love U" & dated 98 by Chan on the front endpaper, Very Fine/Very Fine, Jackie Chan, Chan, Jackie, Ballantine, 1998, 1st, 9.5 inches, 6.5 inches, 357 pages, 8 pages in color, 16pp of black & white photos, Hardcover, boards, English

The Hong Kong action star's autobiography.

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Near Fine, Lewis Chester, Chester, Lewis, Faber & Faber, 1986, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English

The story of the puppet makers Monty Python-esque humor book created by the Spitting Image group that created caustic puppets.

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Signed by the author, Fine/Fine, Jay Ward, Chunovic, Louis, Ward, Jay, Bantam, 1996, 1st, 0553105035, 11.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 224 pages, 100s of color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

Rocky and His Friends , Jay Ward’s animated cartoon show starring a flying squirrel and an intellectual moose, debuted in 1959 and instantly won the...

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Leslie Clark, Les Clark, Clark, Leslie, Clark, Les, Fine, Las Vegas, Theme Park Press, 2019, 1st, 9781683902263, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 210 pages, over 80 black & white illustrations and photographs, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the back cover: An Animator's Life "Bring some of your drawings in and let's see what they look like." That's what Walt Disney told Les Clark...

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Kyle Cooper (Monographics)
  $20.00
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Kyle Cooper, VF, Codrington, Andreas, Cooper, Kyle, Yale University Press, 2003, 1st American, French wraps

Includes storyboard sequences and shot-by-shot dissections of the designer's best title sequences. From the flap: "Kyle Cooper is acclaimed as the...

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The Art of Ghost in the Shell
  $50.00
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David S. Cohen, Cohen, David S., Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, Titan Books, London, 2017, 9781785655272, 13 inches, 9.5 inches, 160 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Witness the incredible artwork behind the creation of Ghost in the Shell, the live-action feature film based on the Japanese manga...

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