Animation & Film

 
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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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 Tomb Raider
  $80.00
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Limited to 2000 copies, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, Campbell, Dreams and Visions Press, 2009, 1st, 978-0-9791580-1-8, 10 inches, 13.5 inches, 544, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A fascinating if obsessive examination into the creation of a game. Characters, props, creatures, environments. It's all here. The Art of Tomb Raider is...

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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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Leslie Cabarga, Fleischer Studio, Cabarga, Leslie, Fleischer Studio, Near Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (one corner lightly bumped, several small tears along dustjacket edges), Nostalgia Press, New York, 1976, 1st, 11.2 inches, 8.6 inches, 184 pages, over 300 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The only history of the Fleisher Studio. Profusely illustrated with so much rare material that it is a virtual scrapbook of Fleisher Studio artwork. Koko,...

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The Official Art of 2010
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Syd Mead, George Jensen,, Mead, George Jensen,, Syd, Near Fine (moderate horizontal crease to the spine, light bump to the top of the spine, otherwise Fine-Very Fine, 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...

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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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Signed by the artist with a drawing, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (one corner lightly bumped, the other three corners are very slightly pushed inward), 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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Colossus
  $75.00
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Mark Andrews, Fine, Andrews, Mark, Crazyfish, 2000, 1st, color wraps, English

The first published version of this graphic novel by Pixar story artist Mark Andrews (The Incredibles). Out of Print, and scarce in this hand-drawn...

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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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Near Fine/Near Fine (light shelfwear), Roger Law, Law, Roger, Booth-Clibborn, 1992, 1st, 224 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, cloth

The British TV blog Broken-TV ranks this the number one book on the puppet comedy show Spitting Image: "Brilliant. A Nasty Piece Of Work is largely an...

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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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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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Limited to 1000 numbered copie, Very Fine, Martin Robinson, Robinson, Martin, Titan Books, 2011, 1st, 9780857685674, Hardcover, boards, English

The award-winning Halo series of video games is 10 years old. Having sold more than 40 million copies worldwide, millions of fans have spent billions of...

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The Eyes of Bayonetta
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Near Fine, Enterbrain, Japan, 2010, 978-4047266131, 11.75 inches, 8.5 inches, 224 pages, over 1000 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, Japanese

A Japanese art book featuring designs for the video game: Characters, Angels, Demons, Weapons, Accessories, Environments.

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Michel Gagne, Gagne, Michel, One of 1000 numbered copies signed by the artist., Very Fine/Very Fine, Burbank, Gagne International, 1999, 1st, 0-9666404-2-X, 11.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 32 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Gagne's second book. One of 1000 numbered copies signed by the artist. The artist has added a drawing of He on a hill on the front free endpaper....

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Very Fine, Art Ludique, Le Musee, Paris, 2015, 1st, 9.75 inches, 11.75 inches, 236 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

A profusely illustrated catalog to the 2015-2016 Paris museum exhibition. All text is in both French and English. The museum's description: Art...

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Graham Webb, Webb, Graham, Near Fine, Jefferson, MacFarland & Company, Inc., 2000, 1st, 0786407288, 10 inches, 7 inches, 634 pages, Hardcover, cloth, English

This is the original first edition of The Animated Film Encyclopedia (covering American Shorts, Features, and Sequences through 1979) and the only hardcover...

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Limited to 999 numbered copies, Very Fine, Paris, Galerie Glenat, 2016, 1st, 9782344015094, 12.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 86 pages, 43 full-page and 12 smaller color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, French

The original limited edition catalog--limited to 999 copies--issued on the occasion of the exhibition in tribute to Katsuhiro Otomo for the 43rd...

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Very Fine, Art Ludique, Le Musee, Paris, 2015, 1st, 11 inches, 9 inches, 228 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps

A profusely illustrated catalog to the 2015 Paris museum exhibition. All text is in both French and English. The museum's description:...

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Fusion Junction
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Fine, Josh Middleton, Eric Canete, et al, Middleton, Eric Canete, et al, Josh, ABDOTC, 2006, 1st, 0978542908, 10.5 inches, 7.5 inches, 124 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

"A Collection of Contemporary Character Art" with equal helpings of Americans Josh Middleton and Eric Canete and South Koreans Nox and Maggi. Out-of-print.

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Syd Mead, Mead, Syd, Very Fine, Culver City, Design Studio Press, 2010, 1st, 9781933492483, 11.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 176 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

This sequel to 2001's Syd Mead's Sentury takes up where that book left off and covers the artist's output through 2010: Design, Illustration, Games, Film,...

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Lou Scheimer, Andy Mangels, Scheimer, Andy Mangels, Lou, 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

Out of Print. From the publisher: Hailed as one of the fathers of Saturday morning television, Lou Scheimer was the co-founder of Filmation Studios,...

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Signed by both artists Kevin Dart and Chris Turnham, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, Fleet Street Scandal, 2007, 1st, 9.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 48 pages, 41 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This book is the first collection of artwork created by Kevin Dart and Chris Turnham. This contains both open edition works and limited edition pieces, from...

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Mouse, and Kelley
Mouse, Kelley, Mouse, Kelley, Fine (factory folded, unused), Universal Pictures, Los Angeles, 1979, 1st, 41 inches, 27 inches, color

Mouse & Kelley create a psychedelic graphic in the style of their '60s San Francisco rock posters for this one-sheet for the sequel to George Lucas'...

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Pierre Lambert, Lambert, Pierre, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Huginn & Muninn (les Editions Granovsky), Paris, 2017, 1st, 11.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 240 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Pierre Lambert's latest Disney Animation art book following Sleeping Beauty, The Jungle Book, and Snow White . Like those volumes, this volume is...

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Catherine Hardwicke, Hardwicke, Catherine, Inscribed by the author, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Boston, Little Brown, 2009, 1st, 978-0316070522, 8.25 inches, 5.25 inches, 176 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This book has a gift inscription to the storyboard artist from the director: "Thanks for your beautiful work! Inspiring! Catherine" From the publisher:...

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Tony Anselmo, Anselmo, Tony, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Hyperion, 2003, 1st, 978-0786853632, 14.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 96 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A gallery of large format, stunningly colorful posters highlights the work of Disney's classic stars- Mickey, Donald, Goofy, and Pluto-as well as Disney's...


Fine in Fine dustjacket and Fine obi band, EnterBrain, Japan, 2014, 9784047295445, 11.75 inches, 8.25 inches, 224 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, Japanese

An exhaustive presentation of mechas, props, backgrounds, and environments from the video game Armored Core: Verdict Day. Includes concept designs, gameplay...

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The Art of Mondo
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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, San Rafael, Insight, 2017, 1st, 978-1608878062, 13 inches, 9.6 inches, 356 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Experience the incredible pop culture art of Mondo, beloved by fans and iconic filmmakers alike. Based in Austin, Texas, Mondo is...

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The World of the Dark Crystal
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Brian Froud, Froud, Brian, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (mild bump to lower corner, scar to upper corner of front free endpaper from rough label removal, mild rubbing to dustjacket edges), New York, Abrams, 2003, 1st thus, 9780810945791, 13.5 inches, 11 inches, 132 pages, over 250 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The 2003 revised edition with a new essay by Froud on creating the design with Jim Henson, 15 previously unpublished artworks. and a separate booklet...

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Stan Stice, John Scoleri, Ralph McQuarrie, Stice, John Scoleri, Stan, McQuarrie, Ralph, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, Dreams and Visions Press, Santa Clara, 2014, 1st, 9.75 inches, 13.25 inches, 432 pages, over 1000 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

This tome collects the non-Star Wars art of Ralph McQuarrie including works discovered after the publication of The Art of Ralph McQuarrie in 2007. From...

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Graphic Gallery 8
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Ferdinand Horvath, Horvath, Ferdinand, Near Fine (mild wear), Russ Cochran, West Plains, MO, 1976, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 52 pages, color and black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

A catalog of original artwork by Disney production designer Ferdinand Horvath (The Band Concert, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs). Concept art, storyboards,...

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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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Tactics Ogre Art Works
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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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Tex Avery
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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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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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The Art of The Book of Life
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Very Good, issued without dustjacket (small bump to the top of the spine, with a small scrape, small scrape to the tail of the spine and one corner, interior Fine), Dark Horse, Milwaukie, 2014, 1st, 10.25 inches, 11.4 inches, 192 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. From the publisher: To determine whether the heart of humankind is pure and good, two godlike beings engage in an otherworldly wager...

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Jeff Kurtti, Kurtti, Jeff, Very Fine, New York, Disney, 2000, 1st, 9780786851058, 11.25 inches, 11.5 inches, 128 pages, over 350 color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

A scarce animation art book on Disney's forgotten dinosaur film and early foray into CG character animation. This book is full of great art by Thom...

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Charles Solomon, Solomon, Charles, Fine in Fine dustjacket, San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2013, 1st, 9781452117164, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 168 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A first printing of this blockbuster book of the blockbuster film. Lots of art by Brittney Lee, Cory Loftis, Minkyu Lee, Michael Giaimo, and Bill...

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Daniel Falconer, Falconer, Daniel, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, London, HarperCollins UK, 2012, 1st, 9780062200907, 10 inches, 12.5 inches, 208 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Signed by three Weta Workshop Designers who worked on the film: Daniel Falconer, Johnny Fraser-Allen, and Nick Keller. Each has added an original drawing....

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Sector 7 and Other Merz
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Fine, Neil Ross, Ross, Neil, Editions Limbolo, 2016, 1st, 6.5 inches, 9 inches, 130 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Neil Ross is a Concept Artist and Designer in the feature film industry. Credits include: Spiderman: Into the Spiderverse,The Golden Compass, Tron Uprising,...

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Fine, Ryan Lang, Lang, Ryan, 2015, 1st, 10 inches, 8.5 inches, 56 pages, over 100 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

This is a compilation of wonderful digital paintings of characters from comics, film, and TV. Plus, Ryan includes very detailed step-by-step...

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Mark Salisbury, Salisbury, Mark, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Disney Editions, 2012, 1st, 9781423141860, 9.25 inches, 11.75 inches, 208 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Production photos and concept art from the film. Frankenweenie is about a clever, quiet, scientifically minded boy named Victor, who lives in the...

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