Animation & Film

 
The Art of Steamboy
  $400.00
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Katsuhiro Otomo, Otomo, Katsuhiro, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Kodansha, Tokyo, 2004, 1st, 10.7 inches, 11.9 inches, 272 pages, over 500 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards

A collection of artwork from the production of Steamboy, Katsuhiro Otomo's 2004 animated film, his second major anime release, following Akira.  Ten...

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The Art of Steamboy (Near Fine)
  $300.00
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Katsuhiro Otomo, Otomo, Katsuhiro, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (mild bump to the top of the front board, mild wear to the bottom edge of the boards and text block, covers lightly rubbed, binding tight, interior clean), Kodansha, Tokyo, 2004, 1st, 10.7 inches, 11.9 inches, 272 pages, over 500 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards

A collection of artwork from the production of Katsuhiro Otomo's anime Steamboy, over 500 color illustrations. Text in Japanese.

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Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, Meg Park, Park, Meg, 2014, 1st, 5.8 inches, 8.2 inches, 38 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Meg's first book features a selection of artwork and sketches from 2011 - 2014! This softcover book measures 5.8" x 8.2" (A5) and contains 38 pages...

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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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Drawings - Signed 1st
  $60.00
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Jake Parker, Parker, Jake, Signed and dated '14 by the artist, Fine, Provo, UT, Jake Parker, 2013, 1st, 9780615842219, 7.5 inches, 9.75 inches, 128 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Signed by Parker on the title page. This is the original edition of the first of Jake Parker's sketch collections.

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Joe The Wounded Tennis Player
  $25.00
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Virgil Partch, VG+, Thompson, Morton, Partch, Virgil, Doubleday Doran, 1945, 1st, cloth

True stories from Hollywood, including a bit about the employees at Disney.

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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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Sanjay Patel, Patel, Sanjay, With a Little India picture postcard signed by Sanjay with a drawing, Open corners very lightly rubbed otherwise Fine (very flat, tight, clean), Ghee Happy, Oakland, 2005, 2nd, 8.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 48 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Sanjay Patel's first book, self-published in 2005. The following year, Plume Books (an imprint of Penguin) would publish his book The Little Book of Hindu...

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Sanjay Patel, Chris Sasaki, et al, Patel, Chris Sasaki, et al, Sanjay, Signed by the artists, Very Fine/Very Fine, Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2015, 1st, 8.5 inches, 9.25 inches, 130 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

These copies of The Art of Sanjay's Super Team were signed exclusively for Stuart Ng Books at the Pixar Animation Studios, Emeryville, California, on...

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Bill Peet, Peet, Bill, Near Fine (paper covering the spine is slightly frayed at the ends, otherwise very tight, clean & attractive, apparently unread), Simon & Schuster, New York, 1950, 1st, 7 inches, 5 inches, 128 pages, 122 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Written and illustrated by legendary Disney Story Artist Bill Peet. This was Peet's first children's book foreshadowing his later career change. An early,...


Dan Abnett, Andy Lanning, Paul Pelletier, Abnett, Andy Lanning, Dan, Pelletier, Paul, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Marvel, 2008, 1st, 9780785133261, 10.5 inches, 7 inches, 152 pages, color, Hardcover, leatherette, English

From the publisher: With the fabric of the universe torn, all that stands between us and invading horrors is a team of cosmic misfits. Led by Star-Lord,...

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Dan Abnett, Andy Lanning, Paul Pelletier, Brad Walker, Carlos Magno, Wes Craig, Abnett, Andy Lanning, Dan, Pelletier, Brad Walker, Carlos Magno, Wes Craig, Paul, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Marvel, 2009, 1st, 9780785139829, 10.5 inches, 7 inches, 152 pages, color, Hardcover, leatherette, English

From the publisher: If the Guardians have broken up, who will save the galaxy from the Church of Universal Truth, the Badoon and King Blastaar? First...

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The Young Minotaur
  $30.00
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Signed by the artist, Fine, Gabriele Pennacchioli, Pennacchioli, Gabriele, 2008, 1st, 9.35 inches, 8.25 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Short stories told in full page illustrations with a title underneath. Our hero is a brave young sword-wielding minotaur in an epic fantasy world with...

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A Dragon on the Hill Road
  $40.00
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Richard Huemer, Walt Peregoy, Huemer, Richard, Peregoy, Walt, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, Valley Village Press, North Hollywood, 1958, 1st, 8.75 inches, 6.25 inches, 80 pages, 8 full-page and 2 smaller black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Written and illustrated in 1958 by two veteran Disney animation artists, a narrative poem in which Lancelot, by the magic of Merlin's horn Oliphant, is...

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Richard Huemer, Walt Peregoy, Huemer, Richard, Peregoy, Walt, Near Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (small closed tear along the top edge otherwise only light wear), Valley Village Press, North Hollywood, 1958, 1st, 8.75 inches, 6.25 inches, 80 pages, 8 full-page and 2 smaller black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Written and illustrated in 1958 by two veteran Disney animation artists, a narrative poem in which Lancelot, by the magic of Merlin's horn Oliphant, is...

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The Art of Thomas N. Perkins IV
  $12.00
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Very Fine, Thomas Perkins, Perkins, Thomas, The Art of Fiction, 2011, 1st, 8 inches, 5.25 inches, 64 pages, over 100 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A great collection of creatures, aliens, robots (and the occasional super hero). Mostly very finished color pieces. From the back cover: "Thomas N....

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without a dustjacket, David Pimentel, Pimentel, David, David Pimentel, 2010, 1st, 12 inches, 9 inches, 100 pages, 140 black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

David Pimentel was a story artist at Disney and Dreamworks and most recently Head of Story on Moana. He is currently co-directing the animated feature...

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Pixoloid Studios, Pixoloid Studios, Signed by artists Mark Molnar and Gaspar Gombos, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Buhl, France, Editions Caurette, 2019, 1st, 9791096315338, 8.5 inches, 12 inches, 282 pages, over 250 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Signed by Mark Molnar and Gaspar Gombos! Art by Gaspar Gombos, Mark Molnar, David Metzger, Janos Gardos, Zsolt 'Mike' Szabados, Orsolya Villanyi,...

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L. Frank Baum, Michael Ploog, Baum, L. Frank, Ploog, Michael, Corners lightly bumped otherwise Fine, Tundra, Northampton, MA, 1992, 1st American, 13.75 inches, 9.5 inches, 84 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Longtime comic book and animation artist Michael Ploog's graphic novel adaptation of Baum's children's book.

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Mike Ploog, Ploog, Mike, One of 250 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, FPG, Pittsburgh, 2015, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 352 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A prsitine Mint copy of this Signed & Numbered variant edition. From the publisher: A very special signed and numbered edition of The Art of...

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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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Bill Plympton, VF, Plympton, Bill, Regan Books, 1999, 1st, wraps, English

Bill Plympton merges his mainstream cartoons with his men’s magazine stuff to create the illustrations for this epic poem about the plump sexpot.

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Bill Plympton, Plympton, Bill, Fine, New York, Bill Plympton, 1996, 1st, 0965207501, 10.75 inches, 8.25 inches, 80 pages, black & white with 32 pages in color, Softcover, wraps, English

"...here readers and fans, are my best sex toons from the 70s and 80s." Out of print. Animation cartoonist extraordinaire Bill Plympton cartoons for...


Bobby Pontillas, Pontillas, Bobby, Inscribed by the artist "To Jon! Hope you enjoy the book!", Fine, Blurb!, Los Angeles, 2012, 1st, 9.75 inches, 7.75 inches, 60 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Bobby Pontillas is an animator and visual development artist at Disney, working on such projects as Moana. In 2012 he self-published this gallery of color...

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Bookplate Betties
  $75.00
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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Bill Presing, Presing, Bill, 2008, 1st, 7.25 inches, 6 inches, 192 pages, 150 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

A collection of 150 pin-up beauties by Bill Presing (Rex Steele) rendered in acrylic washes and concentrated watercolor. The book itself is beautifully...

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Bill Presing, Presing, Bill, Very Fine, San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2016, 1st, 9781452145372, 1452145377, 7 inches, 4 3/4 inches, 6 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, English

A collection of temporary tattoos based on strong women such as astronauts, athletes, pilots and more. Bill Presing is a story artist at Pixar and also...

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The Artist Within: Book 2
  $60.00
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Greg Preston, Preston, Greg, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, Las Vegas, Sampsel Preston, 2017, 1st, 9780692917565, 12 inches, 12.625 inches, 266 pages, over 400 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

From the artist/publisher: The Artist Within Book 2 is a book of portraits of Comic Book Artists, Cartoonists, Animators and Illustrators. I love...

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Darren Quach, Quach, Darren, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Culver City, Design Studio Press, 2014, 1st, 978-1-62465-015-4, 5 inches, 8.5 inches, 128 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Darren Quach is a Los Angeles–-based concept designer who has contributed his creativity to numerous video games, including Hawken,...

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Stephen and Timothy Quay, Very Fine, Quay, Stephen and Timothy, Zeitgeist Films, 2007, 7.5 inches, 5.5 inches

From the publisher: Since the late 1970s, identical twins Stephen and Timothy Quay have made a unique contribution to animation in general and the puppet...

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Rick Goldschmidt, Rankin/Bass, Goldschmidt, Rick, Rankin/Bass, Very Fine, Miser Bros. Press, Bridgeview, IL, 1997, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, viii, 176 pages, over 500 illustrations, 8 pages in color, softcover, wraps, English

A pristine first printing of this out of print book. From the publisher: Arthur Rankin and Jules Bass are best-known for producing some of the most...

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Benjamin Renner, Renner, Benjamin, Very Fine, Paris, Delcourt, 2017, 1st, 978-2-7560-9881-4, 2.75 inches, 4.75 inches, 72 pages, color, Softcover, wraps

The Big Bad Fox Flipbook with a short scene from the film. The fox wants to scare the chicks to prove to them that he is the Big Bad Fox ... But nothing...

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J. C. Richard, Richard, J. C., One of 175 numbered copies, Very Fine, Cyclops Print Works, Canoga Park, 2019, 1st, 36 inches, 12 inches, color

A Hand-numbered edition of 175. A 22 color screen print. 12 x 36 inches. Released at D23 2019.

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Rockin' Jelly Bean, Rockin' Jelly Bean, One of 240 numbered copies, Very Fine, Cyclops Print Works, Canoga Park, 2019, 1st, 36 inches, 18 inches, color

A Hand-numbered edition of 240. A 12 color screen print. 18 x 36 inches. Artwork by Rockin' Jelly Bean. Released as a DesignerCon 2019 exclusive, it is...

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Domenico Russo, Russo, Domenico, Near Fine (mild wear to covers and spine), La Citta delle Nuvole / Nemo Academy, Florence, Italy, 2019, 1st, 8.25 inches, 11.75 inches, 118 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

World building courtesy of young Italian artist Domenico Russo: "Tales from Rusty Bay" started as an idea to create a concept in an unusual place: a...


Near Fine in Good can (mild wear to the "Aloha" label on the statue, small dot at the knee, otherwise statue is Fin, Sanders, Chris, Chris Sanders, 2006, 1st

This scarce, sought-after version of the Maile hula girl in a black skull and crossbones print dress. This was the very first colorway to be released and...

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Signed by the artist on the side of the can, Fine in Fine can, Sanders, Chris, Chris Sanders, 2006, 1st

This scarce, sought-after version of the Maile hula girl in a black skull and crossbones print dress. This was the very first colorway to be released and...

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Chris Sanders Sketchbook 1B
  $175.00
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Signed by the artist, Fine, Chris Sanders, Sanders, Chris, 2006, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 28 pages, color and black & white, softcover, wraps

Chris' long out-of-print first sketchbook. Quite scarce.

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Kiskaloo - Signed
  $80.00
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Signed by the artist, Upper corners very slightly rubbed otherwise Fine, Chris Sanders, Sanders, Chris, 2008, 1st, 9780979780912, 8.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Former Disney and DreamWorks director Chris Sanders whimsical comic strip collection featuring the adventures of Ogo, a delightfully mischievous cat with an...

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Ghost Signed Print
  $25.00
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Chris Sasaki, One of 50 numbered copies signed by the writers and artists, Very Fine, Sasaki, Chris, Illustratus, 2016, 1st, 12 inches, 18 inches, color

A giclee print signed by all four creators of Ghost: writers Blaise Hemingway and Jesse Reffsin and illustrators Chris Sasaki and Jeff Turley. Chris...

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Blaise Hemingway, Jesse Reffsin, Chris Sasaki, Jeff Turley, Hemingway, Jesse Reffsin, Blaise, Sasaki, Jeff Turley, Chris, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, San Francisco, Chronicle, 2019, 1st, 9781452171289, 11.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 160 pages, color illustrations throughout, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

Chris Sasaki and Jeff Turley's collection of illustrated ghost stories was a bestseller for us. Now it's available in a new edition. A collection of...

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Suzanne Francis, Griselda Sastrawinata-Lemay, Francis, Suzanne, Sastrawinata-Lemay, Griselda, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Disney Press, 2019, 1st, 9781368024594, 11.75 inches, 9.8 inches, 48 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Griselda Sastrawinata-Lemay, a VisDev artist on Moana, Ralph II and Frozen II and half of Griz and Norm (100 Tuesday Tips), gets the spotlight in the Walt...

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Bruni's Big Adventure
  $13.00
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Suzanne Francis, Griselda Sastrawinata-Lemay, Francis, Suzanne, Sastrawinata-Lemay, Griselda, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Disney Press, 2020, 1st, 9781368064781, 8.75 inches, 10.25 inches, 40 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Griselda Sastrawinata-Lemay, a VisDev artist on the film and half of Griz and Norm (100 Tuesday Tips), illustrates this picture story book. In a...

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Bill Schollon, Griselda Sastrawinata-Lemay, Schollon, Bill, Sastrawinata-Lemay, Griselda, Very Fine, New York, Golden Books, 2017, 1st, 9781524767709, 8 inches, 6.75 inches, 24 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Art y Griselda Sastrawinata-Lemay, a VisDev artist at Dreamworks (and now at Disney) and half of Griz and Norm (100 Tuesday Tips). From the publisher:...

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Moana Little Golden Book
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Laura Hitchcock, Griselda Sastrawinata-Lemay, Hitchcock, Laura, Sastrawinata-Lemay, Griselda, Very Fine, Golden Books, New York, 2016, 9780736436038, 8 inches, 6.5 inches, 24 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Griselda Sastrawinata-Lemay, a VisDev artist on the film and half of Griz and Norm ( 100 Tuesday Tips ), illustrates this Little Golden Book adaptation....

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Duck: Birds and Pencils
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Florian Satzinger, Satzinger, Florian, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Brandstudio, New York, 2010, 1st, 12.5 inches, 8.75 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. Alberto Ruiz: "For those of you who don't know who Florian Satzinger is (and there aren't many of you) He's an Austrian animator...

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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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Limited to 2000 copies. This copy is signed by the four artists on the first page, Near Fine (minor rubbing and/or bumping to covers, otherwise a new, unread copy), Scott Morse, Lou Romano, Don Shank, Nate Wragg, Scott Morse, Lou Romano, Don Shank & Nate Wragg, Red Window/Adhouse, 2009, 1st, 12 inches, 9.25 inches, 80 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This copy is signed by all four artists on the first page: Scott Morse, Lou Romano, Don Shank, and Nate Wragg. This collection of paintings by four...

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Yoji Shinkawa, Shinkawa, Yoji, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (previous owner's name lined out in black marker on the top edge otherwise Fine), Tokyo, Konami / Softbank, 2002, 1st, 978-4775300657, 11.75 inches, 8.3 inches, 180 pages, over 500 color illustrations, softcover, wraps

Over 500 color and black & white illustrations by Yoji Shinkawa. Contents: Official Illustrations, Part 1 Concept Illustrations, Part 1...

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