Animation & Film

 
Near Fine (mild wear, mild shelfwear, spine tight), Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, 2006, 2nd, 8.75 inches, 11 inches, 244 pages, 550 color illustrations, softcover, French wraps

This is the beautiful full-color catalogue for the largest exhibition of Disney animation artwork in history. Held at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo,...

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Edge: A Collection Of Paintings
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VF/VF, TO Entertainment, 2004, 1st, Softcover, wraps, Japanese

"The animators, illustrators, and cartoonists representing Japan have gathered for the sake of supreme purpose. That is the 'edge'. It's the illustration,...

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VF/VF, A3 Editions, 2007, 1st, pictorial boards

A great collection of 215 French movie posters from 1921-1968 featuring female stars: Marlene Dietrich, Rita Hayworth, Jane Russell, Ava Gardner, Simone...

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Signed by 4 contributing artist, VF, Design Studio Press, 2010, 1st, 9781933492940, wraps

This is a fantastic collection of the personal artwork of 49 DreamWorks Animation Art Directors, Character Designers, Production Designers, and Visual...

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Thor: The Art of Thor the Movie
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Very Fine in Fine slipcase, Marvel, New York, 2011, 1st, 10.8 inches, 11.8 inches, 240 pages, color, Hardcover, leatherette, English

Out of print. The art of the first Thor film, directed by Kenneth Branagh and starring Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman and Anthony Hopkins. Featuring...

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Very Fine/Very Fine in shrinkwrap, Propworx, Santa Ana, 2010, 1st, 8.75 inches, 11.4 inches, 192 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

This 2010 hardcover auction catalog of props from the original Iron Man film features high-definition photos of the 225 lots and meticulous descriptions of...

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Limited to 1000 sets, Very Fine, Profiles in History, Calabasa, CA, 2016, 1st, 14.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 334 pages, over 320 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Comic & Illustration Art Auction and The Frank Darabont Collection Set: (2) spectacular 10.5 x 14.5 inch limited edition coffee-table catalogs. (1)...

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Forrest J. Ackerman, Ackerman, Forrest J., Inscribed by the author, Near Fine (mild wear to edges of the cover, flat tight, bright), Imagine, Inc., Pittsburgh, PA, 1986, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 152 pages, over 150 black & white illustrations plus 16 pages in color, Softcover, color wraps, English

Inscribed by the author on the title page: "Gaor To/Roy & Dela/Forry Ackerman". Roy & Dela White were prominent Edgar Rice Burroughs collectors and...

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Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket with Very Good+ obi band (mild shelf wear), Soft Bank Creative, 2012, 1st, 9784797367294, 4797367296, 11.75 inches, 8.5 inches, 128 pages, Over 200 color and black and white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, Japanese

Over 200 color and black and white illustrations. Character profiles and concept designs, backgrounds, screen caps, illustrations, story boards, and more.

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Rogelio Agrasanchez Jr., Agrasanchez Jr., Rogelio, Fine, Harlingen, Agransanchez Film Archive, 1999, 1st, 9789685077019, 11 inches, 8.25 inches, 136 pages, over 100 color and black & white illustrations and photographs, Softcover, French wraps, English

A collection of classic and lesser-known posters from Mexican cinema. Includes posters, lobby cards, and stills from three decades of lurid genre films! If...

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Dan LuVisi, LuVisi, Dan, Very Good+ (spine ends and corner bumped, covers rubbed and scuffed, binding and interior sound), Milwaukie, Dark Horse, 2013, 1st, 978-1-61655-240-4, 12.5 inches, 15.25 inches, 272 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. From the publisher: Meet Gabriel--last of a genetically engineered breed of supersoldiers known as the Paladin. After winning an...

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The Gremlins
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Roald Dahl, Dahl, Roald, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Milwaukie, OR, Dark Horse, 2006, 1st, 978-1593074968, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 56 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. Published in 1943 and long unavailable, Dark Horse Books is proud to present this landmark book from the author of such beloved tales as...

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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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Glenn Bray, Harvey Kurtzman, Bray, Glenn, Kurtzman, Harvey, Limited to 1000 copies, Fine, Glenn Bray, Sylmar, CA, 1976, 1st, 9 inches, 6 inches, 120 pages, 197 black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

An index of Kurtzman's work in all media: comic book work, EC work, magazine and newspaper articles, Kurtzman edited publications, books and paperbacks,...

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Leonard Maltin, Glen Keane, Maltin, Leonard, Signed by Glen Keane, John Kahrs and Gennie Rim, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, 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 have autographed this first printing.   Legendary Disney animator Glen Keane...

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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2022, 1st, 9781797200842, 9.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 176 pages, color, Hardcover, boards, English

We offer a first printing with an exclusive bookplate signed by director Angus MacLane and these artists: Angus MacLane is a Pixar veteran having...

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John Canemaker, Canemaker, John, Fine in Fine dustjacket, New York, Hyperion, 1999, 3rd, 0786863072, 10.5 inches, 12.4 inches, xvi, 272 pages, over 600 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, English

A sharp copy of this out of print title. The art & craft of animation storyboarding at Disney is the subject of this thick tome by the noted...

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Bookplate Betties - Signed
  $95.00
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Signed by the artist, 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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John Canemaker, Canemaker, John, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (edges toned, dusty, moderate wear to dustjacket edges), New York, Disney, 2001, 2nd, 07868649669, 12.25 inches, 9.5 inches, x, 310 pages, over 600 color & black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, English

An massive book devoted to the senior animators dubbed by Disney, "the nine old men": Les Clark, Woolie Reitherman, Eric Larson, Ward Kimball, Milt Kahl,...

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Charles Solomon, Solomon, Charles, Near Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (very light bump to the top corner otherwise Very Fine, one short tear and mild edgewear to dustjacket), Disney Editions, New York, 2014, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.75 inches, 176 pages, over 250 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This book chronicles the making of both the 1959 animated classic (86 pages) and 2014's live-action blockbuster starring Angelina Jolie (64 pages). The book...

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The Art of Monsters vs. Aliens
  $90.00
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Linda Sunshine, Sunshine, Linda, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light shelf wear to dustjacket), Newmarket, New York, 2009, 1st, 10.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 192 pages, over 400 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The artbook for one of the best features to come out of Dreamworks Animation. Over 400 illustrations: concept art, storyboards, character designs, color...

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Shunya Yamashita, Yamashita, Shunya, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Japan, 2008, 1st, 11.75 inches, 8.4 inches, 128 pages, color, softcover, wraps, Japanese

Yamashita is a video game character designer & illustrator in the mold of Hyung-tze Kim and Hakua Ugetsu but Yamashita's art is softer and cuter. He is...

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Patrick Brion, Brion, Patrick, Inscribed by the author with a long message on the half-title page, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (two short tears to rear hinge, mild shelfwear), Chene, Paris, 1987, 1st, 12.5 inches, 10.2 inches, 212 pages, over 800 color illustrations, hardcover, boards, French

The original version of "the quintessential tribute to Tom and Jerry. In French. Published in France three years before the American edition. A deluxe...

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Dini, Timm, Dini, Timm, Fine, Racine, WI, Golden Books, 1996, 12 inches, 10.5 inches, 28 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A very sharp copy of this scarce picture story book. Especially scarce in this condition--most copies having been played with by children! Written by...

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Adi Granov, Limited to 200 numbered copies, Very Fine in Very Fine folder, Granov, Adi, 2018, 1st, 8.25 inches, 5.75 inches

Six 8.25 x 5.75 double-sided color plates (color images on both sides) in a folder embossed and printed on both sides and the artist's business card mounted...

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Gary Russell, Russell, Gary, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Boston, Houghton Mifflin, 2003, 1st, 0-618-33130-1, 11.25 inches, 9 inches, 192 pages, 600 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. From the publisher: This official, fully authorized book includes pencil sketches by Alan Lee and John Howe, costume designs by...

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Mark Cotta Vaz, Cotta Vaz, Mark, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, Del Rey Books, New York, 2002, 1st, 12.1 inches, 9.4 inches, 224 pages, color, Hardcover, cloth spine, English

Art by Ryan Church, Erik Tiemens, Iain McCaig, Doug Chiang, and others. From the publisher: Filled with stunning examples of beautiful,...

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The Tarzan Chronicles
  $90.00
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Howard E. Green, Green, Howard E., Fine, issued without dustjacket, 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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Stephen Rebello, Jane Healey, Rebello, Jane Healey, Stephen, Near Fine (page edges toned, dusty) lacking obi band, New York, Hyperion Books, 1997, 1st, 9780786862634, 11.25 inches, 12 inches, 192 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

The surprisingly scarce coffee table art book on the making of the Disney film directed by Ron Clements and John Musker. Featuring design work by Gerald...

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Russell Merritt, J.B. Kaufman, Merritt, J.B. Kaufman, Russell, Near Fine (corners lightly rubbed, light wear, interior Fine), Gemona, La Cineteca del Friuli, 2006, 1st, 9788886155274, 8886155271, 11 inches, 9.5 inches, 256 pages, Over 200 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The original edition, published in Italy, of this important Disney animation reference. In English. With over 200 color and black and white illustrations....

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Robert Henning, Dan Sayre Groesbeck, Henning, Robert, Groesbeck, Dan Sayre, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara Museum of Art, 2001, 1st, 0899511066, 9 inches, 11.4 inches, 71 pages, over 100 color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

After a decade as a magazine and book illustrator, serving with the Allied forces in Russia, and several mural paintings, Groesbeck began a 25 year...

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Gary Russell, Russell, Gary, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear to the dustjacket edge), Boston, Houghton Mifflin, 2003, 1st, 0-618-33130-1, 11.25 inches, 9 inches, 192 pages, 600 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. From the publisher: This official, fully authorized book includes pencil sketches by Alan Lee and John Howe, costume designs by...

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Jennifer Bass and Pat Kirkham, Saul Bass, Bass and Pat Kirkham, Jennifer, Bass, Saul, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket issued in publisher's shrinkwrap, Laurence King, London, 2011, 9781856697521, 11.75 inches, 10.5 inches, 440 pages, 1484 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

From the publisher: This is the first book to be published on one of the greatest American designers of the 20th century, who was as famous for his work...

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Fine, issued without dustjacket, Ape Pen Publishing, Riverside, CA, 2005, 2nd, 8.75 inches, 11.25 inches, 174 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, leather, English

To commemorate Disneyland's Golden Anniversary, a collection of vintage photographs by veteran news photographer Mell Kilpatrick, narrative tributes from a...

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Michael Broggie, Broggie, Michael, Near Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (mild bumps to upper corners, otherwise very sound, mild wear to 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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Signed by 4 contributing artist, VF, Design Studio Press, 2010, 1st, 9781933492940, wraps

This is a fantastic collection of the personal artwork of 49 DreamWorks Animation Art Directors, Character Designers, Production Designers, and Visual...

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The Art of Guild Wars 2
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Ree Soesbee, Soesbee, Ree, Near Fine (covers lightly scuffed, slight wear to corners, small bump to top of spine, interior Fine), NCSoft, Bellevue, WA, 2009, 9780578026985, 9.125 inches, 11.625 inches, 128 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the foreword: It is with a great deal of appreciation for all art-loving gamers that our team has assembled this collection of illustrations as a...

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Out of stock
Pierre Lambert, Lambert, Pierre, Very Fine with a small tear to an otherwise Fine dustjacket, Paris, Huginn & Muninn, 2020, 1st, 9782364806443, 11.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 240 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

In stock now! Pierre Lambert's latest Disney Animation art book following Sleeping Beauty, The Jungle Book, Snow White, and Bambi. Like those...


John E. Petty, Grey Smith, Petty, Grey Smith, John E., Very Fine, Ivy Press, Dallas, 2009, 9781599673318, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 310 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Out of print. From the publisher: For decades, movie-going audiences thrilled to the adventures of their favorite heroes, as they watched these...

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The Official Art of 2010
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Syd Mead, George Jensen,, Mead, George Jensen,, Syd, Near Fine (light thumbdents, spine unbroken, very flat, tight, clean), New York, Wallaby, 1984, 1st, 00671543369, 10 inches, 7 inches, 96 pages, black & white illustrations, softcover, color wraps

Quite scarce design book for the 1984 film directed by Peter Hyams. A fully illustrated, behind-the-scenes look at the early stages and evolution of the...

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#321 of 500 numbered copies signed by the artist. This copy has a small headsketch self-portrait by the artist., Fine, Enrico Casarosa, Casarosa, Enrico, 2005, 1st, 7.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 40 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

A 24-hour comic by Enrico. Fully watercolored comics by the Pixar storyboard artist and Director (Luca). Plus an epilogue and a 7-page section of wonderful...

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The Tarzan Chronicles
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Howard E. Green, Green, Howard E., Upper corners very slightly bumped otherwise Fine, issued without dustjacket, 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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Fine, issued without dustjacket, Richmond Hill, ON, Udon Entertainment, 2020, 1st, 9781772941364, 12 inches, 8.5 inches, 288 pages, color and black & white illustrations throughout, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Take a deep dive into the design process behind the iconic characters of the Street Fighter franchise. This includes a detailed showcase of the raw concept...

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A presentation copy warmly inscribed and dated by the artis, Very Good+ (top of spine bumped, corners rubbed, small dent to fore edge of rear board, 1/4" scratch on back cover), Gus Arriola, Harvey, R.C., Arriola, Gus, University of Mississippi Press, 2000, 1st, 157061601, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 256 pages, 460 black & white strips, 8pp of Sundays in color, Softcover, pictorial boards (without dust jacket as issued), English

A history of the long-running humor strip (1941 - 1985) as well as a biography of Arriola who was an animator at MGM, worked on Army training films, 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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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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Eadweard Muybridge, Fine in near fine dust jacket, Muybridge, Eadweard, Dover, 1979, 1st, cloth

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Signed by 3 contributing artist, VF, Design Studio Press, 2010, 1st, 9781933492940, wraps

This is a fantastic collection of the personal artwork of 49 DreamWorks Animation Art Directors, Character Designers, Production Designers, and Visual...

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