Animation & Film

 
Reid Mitenbuler, Mitenbuler, Reid, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, New York, Atlantic Monthly Press, 2020, 1st, 9780802129383, 9.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 412 pages, 16 pages of color and black & white photographs, Hardcover, cloth, English

From the publisher: The vivid and untold story of the Golden Age of classic animation and the often larger-than-life artists who created some of the most...

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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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Chris Nichols, Nichols, Chris, Signed by the author Chris Nichols and Imagineer Tony Baxter, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Cologne, Taschen, 2018, 1st, 978-3836563482, 13 inches, 9.8 inches, 352 pages, over 400 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A first printing signed by the author Chris Nichols and Tony Baxter, the former senior vice president of creative development at Walt Disney Imagineering...

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Amy Novesky, Brittney Lee, Novesky, Amy, Lee, Brittney, Signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Disney Press, 2019, 1st, 9781484757208, 12.25 inches, 10.25 inches, 40 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Disney Visual Development Artist Brittney Lee has illustrated several children's picture books, but this is the first time she has illustrated a book...

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Susan Pack, Pack, Susan, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (mild wear to edges), Taschen, Cologne, 1995, 9783822889282, 12.75 inches, 9.75 inches, 320 pages, over 250 color illustrations, Hardcover, boards

This is the original edition, in the large format, almost 10 x 13 inches. 250 film posters by 27 artists of the Russian avant-garde. From the...

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The Art Of Ratatouille
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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, Karen Paik, Paik, Karen, Chronicle, 2007, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

Includes more than 200 pieces of pre-production artwork and designs from the Pixar film: storyboards, full-color pastels, digital and pencil sketches,...

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The Art of Ratatouille
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Karen Paik, Paik, Karen, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Chronicle, San Francisco, 2007, 4th, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, color, hardcover, boards, English

The book includes more than 200 pieces of pre-production artwork & designs from the Pixar film: storyboards, full-color pastels, digital and pencil...

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Karen Paik, Paik, Karen, One of 500 numbered copies, with five prints each signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in Custom box, San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2007, 1st, 9780811861304, 11.25 inches, 13.75 inches, 160 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, deluxe box set, English

This deluxe limited edition includes a first printing of the book and 5 signed color prints all housed in a sleek hinged box. The 5 prints are each signed...

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The Art of The Incredibles 2
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Karen Paik, Paik, Karen, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Chronicle, San Francisco, 2018, 978-1452163840, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 168 pages, over 400 color illustrations, hardcover, boards, English

Pre-production artwork & design from the Pixar film. Foreword by John Lasseter. Introduction by Brad Bird. This making-of book is a dive back into...

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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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Karen Paik, Paik, Karen, Very Good+ with Fine obi band (corners and top of the spine lightly bumped, interior Fine), San Francisco, Chronicle, 2007, 1st, 9780811850124, 0811850129, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 320 pages, over 400 color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth with onlaid plates

Out of print. From the publisher: In 1986, gifted animator John Lasseter, technology guru Ed Catmull, and visionary Steve Jobs founded Pixar...

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Frank Parisi, Gary Scheppke, Parisi, Gary Scheppke, Frank, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2009, 1st, 9780811868891, 9.75 inches, 11.25 inches, 272 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the Publisher: The imaginations and passions of a whole new generation of Star Wars fans have been ignited by The Clone Wars, the new animated TV...

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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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Rex Steele: Nazi Smasher
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Matt Peters, Bill Presing, Peters, Matt, Presing, Bill, Signed by the artist, Near Fine (light wear to the covers, very flat, tight, clean), New York, Monkeysuit Press, 2004, 1st, 0967328918, 10.25 inches, 6.75 inches, 132 pages, black & white, Softcover, French wraps, English

Bill Presing and Matt Peter's action-packed 85-page graphic novel. A pastiche of movie serials with a square jawed hero, his plucky Girl Friday, and an uber...

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Monique Peterson, Peterson, Monique, Near Fine (light bend at the lower front corner, otherwise very flat, tight, clean), New York, Welcome Enterprises, 2004, 1st, 0786854081, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 128 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

Out of print. Maggie the Cow gives a behind-the-scenes look into the making of Home on the Range. The only book on the making of this Disney animated...

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Monique Peterson, Peterson, Monique, Very Good+ (light bend at the upper front corner, mild cover wear and shelfwear, interior sound), New York, Welcome Enterprises, 2004, 1st, 0786854081, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 128 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

Out of print. Maggie the Cow gives a behind-the-scenes look into the making of Home on the Range. The only book on the making of this Disney animated...

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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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Stanley Kubrick: Interviews
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Gene D. Phillips, Stanley Kubrick, Phillips, Gene D., Kubrick, Stanley, Very Fine, Jackson, Mississippi, University Press of Mississippi, 2001, 3rd, 9781578062973, 9 inches, 6 inches, xxvi, 214 pages, 16 pages of black & white photographs, Softcover, color wraps, English

Kubrick directed 2001, The Shining, Dr. Strangelove, Full Metal Jacket: we have questions and we need answers! From the publisher: The only...

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Adam Pirani, Pirani, Adam, Near Fine (light cover wear, very flat, tight, clean), Titan Books, London, 1989, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 168 pages, black & white illustrations throughout with 8 pages in color, Softcover, wraps, English

Out of print. From the publisher: The comprehensive reference guide to every television series created by the master of Supermarionation, Gerry...

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Super 8: An Illustrated History
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Danny Plotnick, Plotnick, Danny, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Los Angeles, Rare Bird Books, 2020, 1st, 9781644280324, 10.25 inches, 10.25 inches, 240 pages, color and black & white photographs, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Super 8: An Illustrated History is a coffee table art book showcasing the history of Super 8 filmmaking. In addition to featuring...

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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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Todd Polson, Maurice Noble, Polson, Todd, Noble, Maurice, Very Good+ in Near Fine dustjacket (lower corners bumped with boards peeking otherwise Fine, very tight, very sound), San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2013, 2nd, 9781452102948, 1452102945, 11.25 inches, 9.75 inches, 176 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, boards, English

Out of print. From the publisher: This extraordinary volume examines the life and animation philosophy of Maurice Noble, the noted American...

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Todd Polson, Maurice Noble, Polson, Todd, Noble, Maurice, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (previous owner's name on the front free endpaper otherwise Fine, 3/8-inch tear to the back cover of the dustjacket otherwise very clean and bright), San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2013, 2nd, 9781452102948, 1452102945, 11.25 inches, 9.75 inches, 176 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, boards, English

Out of print. This copy belonged to a veteran animation background painter with forty years' worth of credits and he wrote his name on the front...

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James Bond: The History of the Illustrated 007
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Alan J. Porter, Porter, Alan J., Very Fine, Hermes Press, Neshannock, PA, 2008, 1st, 9781932563184, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 176 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the publisher: Now for the first time, the complete history of the illustrated James Bond is chronicled by pop-culture historian Alan J. Porter in...

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Star Trek: A Comics History
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Alan J. Porter, Porter, Alan J., Near Fine (mild cover wear, interior very sound), Neshannock, PA, Hermes Press, 2009, 1st, 9781932563351, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 208 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

1967-2008. Gold Key, British, records and promotional comics, newspaper strip, Marvel, DC, Malibu, Marvel, Wildstorm, Tokyopop. From the publisher:...

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Natsu Onoda Power, Osamu Tezuka, Power, Natsu Onoda, Tezuka, Osamu, Very Fine, Jackson, MS, University Press of Mississippi, 2009, 1st, 9781604732214, 9 inches, 6 inches, 202 pages, 52 black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: Cartoonist Osamu Tezuka (1928-1989) is the single most important figure in Japanese post-World War II comics. During his four-decade...

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Alexis Prevost, Claude Gaillard, Prevost, Claude Gaillard, Alexis, Very Fine in publisher's shrinkwrap, Huginn & Muninn, Paris, 2018, 9782364806696, 8.3 inches, 6 inches, 160 pages, color illustrations throughout, Softcover, wraps, French

Return to the days of Schwartzenegger, Chuck Norris, Dolph Lundgren, and others "in the Green Hell of Rambosploitation!" This book surveys the '80s...

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Michael H. Price, NF with Fine CD in open sleeve, Price, Michael H., Midnight Marquee Press, 2006, 1st, color wraps

From the back cover: "Mantan Moreland would become Louisiana's richest gift to the funnyman traditions of Old Hollywood. He would happily wield his charm and...

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The Art of Stop-Motion Animation
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Ken A. Priebe, Priebe, Ken A., Very Fine, Boston, Course Technology PTR, 2006, 1st, 978-1598632446, 7.5 inches, 9 inches, 344 pages, 100s of color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the back cover: Through the magic of stop-motion animation, inanimate objects seem to spring to life. With true artistic passion and finesse, a...

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Luca Raffaelli, Raffaelli, Luca, Near Fine (light shelfwear), Dreamland editeur, Paris, 1996, 9782910027155, 8 inches, 5.25 inches, 176 pages, over 60 black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, French

From the publisher: The subtitle of this work sums up the will of the author: an initiatory journey to the sources of cartoons. It is a socio-cultural...

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Matt Ralphs, Ralphs, Matt, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, Titan Books (UK), London, 2021, 9781789093841, 11.4 inches, 12.2 inches, 192 pages, color illustrations throughout, Hardcover, boards, English

From the publisher: Official art book of the PS5 launch game Marvel's Spider-Man: Miles Morales, featuring concept art created during the development of...

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Where is Dead Zero?
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Near Fine (light shelfwear), Jeff Ranjo (ed.), Ranjo (ed.), Jeff, 2012, 1st, 9780615702063, 9 inches, 6 inches, 152 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

The out-of-print third full-color comics anthology self-published by Walt Disney Animation Studio's Story Artists. In this installment of the Who, What,...

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Where is Dead Zero?
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Signed by the editor and contributor Jeff Ranjo with a drawing, Very Fine, Jeff Ranjo (ed.), Ranjo (ed.), Jeff, 2012, 1st, 9780615702063, 9 inches, 6 inches, 152 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Signed by the editor and contributor Jeff Ranjo with a drawing. The out-of-print third full-color comics anthology self-published by Walt Disney...

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Amy Ratcliffe, Ratcliffe, Amy, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, Harry N. Abrams, New York, 2021, 9781419750120, 11 inches, 11.75 inches, 256 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Theme park design and Star Wars! There are not many books dedicated to a theme park attraction--let alone contemporaneous accounts of a new attraction!...

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Stephen Rebello, Rebello, Stephen, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Abbeville, 1988, 1st, 978-0896598690, 13.25 inches, 11 inches, 342 pages, over 300 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Each of the 300 posters included in Reel Art has been reproduced to the uncompromising standards of all Abbeville's fine art books. The selection of posters...

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The Art of Pocahontas
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Stephen Rebello, Rebello, Stephen, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (dustjacket top edge slightly curled by shrinkwrap), New York, Hyperion, 1995, 1st, 9780786861583, 0786861584, 13.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 200 pages, over 400 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

This coffee table art book covers the creation of the Disney animated feature directed by Mike Gabriel and Eric Goldberg with Glen Keane animating the title...

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The Art of Pocahontas
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Stephen Rebello, Rebello, Stephen, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear to topedge of dustjacket spine), New York, Hyperion, 1995, 1st, 9780786861583, 0786861584, 13.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 200 pages, over 400 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

This coffee table art book covers the creation of the Disney animated feature directed by Mike Gabriel and Eric Goldberg with Glen Keane animating the...

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Stephen Rebello, Rebello, Stephen, Inscribed by the author and 12 Disney artists, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, New York, Hyperion, 1995, 1st, 978-0786861583, 0786861584, 13.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 200 pages, over 400 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Inscribed by the author, the directors, and 10 Disney artists. Co-director Mike Gabriel's inscription reads: "To Carmen-- The heart and soul of the...

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Stephen Rebello, Rebello, Stephen, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear to dustjacket edges), New York, Hyperion, 1996, 1st, 0786862084, 13.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 200 pages, over 400 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

This coffee table art book covers the creation of the Disney animated feature directed by Gary Trousdale and Kirk Wise . Filled with incredible art by...

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Stephen Rebello, Jane Healey, Rebello, Jane Healey, Stephen, Fine 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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Stephen Rebello, Jane Healey, Rebello, Jane Healey, Stephen, #478 of 1000 copies signed by Peter Schneider, President of Walt Disney Feature Animation, Alice Dewey, Producer, and Directors Ron Clements and John Musker, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase in publisher's shrinkwrap (4 inch tear to shrinkwrap), Hyperion, New York, 1997, 1st, 11.25 inches, 12 inches, 192 pages, 400 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

The deluxe slipcased edition of this coffee table art book on the making of the Disney film. Signed by Walt Disney's President of Feature Animation (Peter...

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David West Reynolds, VF/VF, Reynolds, David West, DK Pub, 1999, 1st, 789447010, pictorial boards

"Text and illustrations present characters from episode I of "Star Wars" and the technology they use, including Qui-Gon Jinn and his wrist hologram...

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Gail Blasser Riley, Wah Ming Chang, Riley, Gail Blasser, Chang, Wah Ming, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (mild rubbing to the covers, corners sharp, interior Fine), Springfield, NJ, Enslow Publishers, 1995, 1st, 9780894906398, 9.25 inches, 8 inches, 112 pages, black & white photographs, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This children's book examines the life of sculptor-artist Wah Ming Chang, best known for his special effects sculpting of creatures and props for Disney...

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J.W. Rinzler (ed.), Rinzler (ed.), J.W., Very Fine in Very Fine dust jacket, New York, Abrams, 2013, 9781419707728, 1-4197-0772-8, 12.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 352 pages, 1200 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Foreword by Joe Johnston. Introduction by Nilo Rodis-Jamero. From the publisher: For the first time, Lucasfilm has opened its Archives...

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Please Stand by: The Prehistory of Television
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Michael Ritchie, Ritchie, Michael, Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (three-quarter-inch tear to the dustjacket), Woodstock, NY, Overlook Books, 1994, 1st, 9780879515461, 9.5 inches, 7.5 inches, 248 pages, 48 pages of black & white photographs, Hardcover, cloth spine, English

A look back at the rough pioneer beginnings of TV, written by Michael Ritchie (1938 - 2001) film director, producer and writer (The Candidate, Smile, The...

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Art Of Penguins Of Madagascar
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Barbara Robertson, Robertson, Barbara, Very Fine/Very Fine, San Rafael, Insight Editions, 2014, 1st, 978-160887-4927, 10.75 inches, 11.75 inches, 168 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

The Art of Penguins of Madagascar will take a deep dive into the making of the animated film, featuring everything from concept art, character backstories,...

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Very Fine/Very Fine, Robertson, Barbara, Insight Editions, 2012, 1st, Hardcover, pictorial boards with dust jacket, English

"The Art of Madagascar 3 provides a fascinating look at the character design, development art, and special effects that make up this stunning CG movie from...

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Scott Robertson, Sebastien Larroude, Nicolas Ferrand, Thierry Doizon, David Levy, Joel Dos Reis Viegas, Patrick Desgreniers, Robertson, Scott, Larroude, Nicolas Ferrand, Thierry Doizon, David Levy, Joel Dos Reis Viegas, Patrick Desgreniers, Sebastien, Signed by artists Sebastien Larroude, Nicolas Ferrand, Thierry Doizon, Joel Dos Reis Viegas, and David Levy. Ferrand, Levy and Doizon have each added a drawing., Fine/Fine, Culver City, Design Studio Press, 2009, 1st, 9781933492407, 12.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 176 pages, over 1000 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This hardcover first printing is signed by artists Sebastien Larroude , Nicolas Ferrand , Thierry Doizon , Joel Dos Reis Viegas, and David Levy ....

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