Animation & Film

 
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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I Can Fly (#92)
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Ruth Krauss, Mary Blair, Krauss, Ruth, Blair, Mary, Good (heavily rubbed and worn, soiled, loss of paper at head & tail of spine), Simon & Schuster, New York, 1950, 1st, 8 inches, 6.7 inches, 42 pages, 20 double-page, 2 full-page color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A first edition of Mary Blair's second and best illustrated children's book. This was the only unabridged printing of this Golden Book. Little Golden Books...

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Natalie Nourigat, Nourigat, Natalie, Very Fine, Los Angeles, Boom! Studios, 2018, 1st, 978-1684152919, 9 inches, 6 inches, 96 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

This is a Mint condition First Printing of Natalie's book, which is still in print, but now in later printings. A breezy, informative graphic...

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Ian Dean, Dean, Ian, Near Fine (light wear to corners), ImagineFX, London, 2015, 1st, 11.75 inches, 8.75 inches, 176 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This is the Limited Edition Hardcover with gold foil detailing for the ultimate collector. This lavish out-of-print collection of art from the Star Wars...

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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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Thomas G Smith, Smith, Thomas G, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Del Rey, New York, 1986, 1st, 12.4 inches, 10.5 inches, xi, 280 pages, over 1000 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A sharp copy (all the tissue guards are still in place) of this early coffee table book on special effects house Industrial Light & Magic. Out of...

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Mindy Johnson, Johnson, Mindy, Signed by the author, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, Disney Editions, New York, 2017, 978-1484727812, 13.75 inches, 10.75 inches, 384 pages, color and black & white illustrations and photographs, Hardcover, cloth, English

The result of five years of research, Mindy kept expanding this book as she discovered new material. Mindy tells the full story of Disney's famous Ink...

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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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Masamune Shirow, Shirow, Masamune, Very Fine/Fine, Seishinsha, Osaka, 1998, 1st, 13 inches, 9.5 inches, 112 pages, color and black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps

This volume in Masamune Shirow's best-selling art book series concentrates on his work in the fantasy genre. From the publisher: Intron Depot 2:...

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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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Signed by the artist with a drawing, Fine, Dev Madan, Madan, Dev, 2011, 1st, 7.5 inches, 5.25 inches, 80 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Dev Madan's 80-page book is an actual sketch collection is chock full of cool little drawings from his sketchbooks. All these traditional media drawings and...


Daniel Finamore, Finamore, Daniel, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Skira Rizzoli, New York, 2017, 9780847860982, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 120 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

One of the world's premier collections of horror and sci-fi movie posters amassed, not altogether surprisingly, by the dark mind of Metallica's lead...

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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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Jamie Hewlett, Hewlett, Jamie, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, Taschen, Cologne, 2020, 9783836582636, 8.75 inches, 6.4 inches, 512 pages, over 400 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This new edition of Jamie Hewlett's first-ever monograph reduces the page size, but keeps all of the content of the original plus around 30 brand new...

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Jamie Hewlett, Hewlett, Jamie, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (small bump to the lower rear corner, mild wear to the spine ends, covers very sound, interior Fine), Cologne, Taschen, 2017, 1st, 978-3-8365-6093-1, 12.5 inches, 9.8 inches, 424 pages, over 400 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This is a nice copy of the first printing--with the original multi-character cover--that quickly sold out. The second printing replaced the original...

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Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear), Compass, Japan, 1994, 4906407285, 11.75 inches, 8.25 inches, 86 pages, black & white with 20 pages in color, Softcover, color wraps, Japanese

An art book featuring animation art and character designs for the 1993 Japanese PC game Jewel BEM Hunter Lime. A 14-page color section presents cel art of...

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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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John Stanley, SIGNED by the author, Slight wrinkle to corner of back cover otherwise VF, Stanley, John, Creatures at Large Press, 1994, 1st printing, color wraps

Signed by the author. Capsule reviews of 5614 sci-fi, fantasy and horror movies. 232 photos.

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Signed by the artist, Near Fine (slight toning to the white covers, price label on back cover, very flat, tight, clean), Mindy Lee, Lee, Mindy, Essential Sequential, 2013, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 60 pages, black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

60 of Mindy's tall, fashion-model style sketches. Mindy has worked as a concept designer for Warner Bros, High Moon, and is currently at Carbine Studios.

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Luca Zampriolo, Zampriolo, Luca, Very Fine, Design Studio Press, Culver City, CA, 2015, 1st, 10.25 inches, 10.25 inches, 72 pages, color illustrations and photos, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: From the creative force who brought us the sci-fi tale Abakan 2288 comes Kallamity Sketchbook: Mech in Ink, the latest collection of...


David Bossert, Bossert, David, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Los Angeles, Old Mill Press, 2018, 1st, 978-1732602007, 8.75 inches, 11.25 inches, 136 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Kem Weber (1889-1960), a well-known mid-century architect, was part of the distinctive West Coast modernism movement that helped shaped the relaxed...

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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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Ramin Zahed, Zahed, Ramin, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, London, Titan Books, 2019, 1st, 978-1789093124, 11 inches, 12.25 inches, 192 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The first printing. A beautiful book for a beautiful film. From the publisher: A stunning book exploring the art of Sergio Pablos' animated...

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Knuckle Sandwich - Signed
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Mike Williams, SIGNED by the artist, VF, Williams, Mike, 1st, wraps, English

A sketchbook from an animation designer and instructor. Mike was part of the first wave of Cal State Fullerton graduates who were self-publishing and...

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Very Fine, Wolf Smoke Animation Studio, Shanghai, 2015, 1st, 10 inches, 7.5 inches, 54 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

A Limited Edition Underground art book, plus a set of six full-color postcards, for the full-length animated film, Kungfu Cooking Girls, produced by Wolf...

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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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Kyle Cooper (Monographics)
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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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Fine/Near Fine (dustjacket lightly rubbed at the corners), Paul & Gaetan Brizzi, Brizzi, Paul & Gaetan, Polistampa, 2005, 1st, 8883048849, Hardcover, cloth, Italian

A large format picture book of the story of Ariosto’s epic opera. Paul & Gaetan Brizzi create together huge lushly shaded pencil drawings. The...

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Pierre Lambert, Lambert, Pierre, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in Very Fine slipcase in publisher's shrinkwrap, Orly, Les Editions de l'Ecole Georges Méliès, 2013, 1st, 978-2954208305, 2954208309, 13.7 inches, 13.7 inches, 220 pages, 250 color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, French

Out of print. A pristine New Unopened copy still in the publisher's shrinkwrap. This slipcased coffee table art book has 220 13 x 13 inch pages with...

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La Luna
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Very Fine/Very Fine, Enrico Casarosa, Casarosa, Enrico, Disney, 2012, 2nd, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A children's picture book written & illustrated by Enrico based upon his own Pixar short which debuted at Annecy and made the festival circuit before...

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Bernard Seret, Julien Sole, Seret, Bernard, Sole, Julien, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Brussels, Le Lombard, 2016, 1st, 9782803635009, 7.75 inches, 5.5 inches, 88 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Julien Sole created an entire sketchbook about sharks, so he was a natural choice to render this lively illustrated lecture by a world renown shark...

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Jean-Baptiste Thoret, Bruno, Thoret, Jean-Baptiste, Bruno, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Brussels, Le Lombard, 2016, 1st, 9782803636945, 7.75 inches, 5.5 inches, 96 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Bruno illustrates this 70-page comic book history of "The New Hollywood. From Easy Rider to Apocalypse Now." A volume in "The Little BD-teque of...

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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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Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (very light bump to the bottom edge, otherwise sharp with only light wear), New York, Disney, 2011, 1st, 9781423138662, 11.25 inches, 13.25 inches, 274 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

From the Publisher: This fourth installment in The Archive Series showcases the scenic background and layout art that gives every piece of Disney...


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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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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Le Spirou de Fantasio se Marie
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Benoit Feroumont, Feroumont, Benoit, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Marcinelle, Dupuis, 2016, 1st, 9782800165646, 12.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 68 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Feroumont is a director of animated films who writes and draws comics in his spare time (Le Royaume, Wondertown). His comics artwork has all the appeal and...

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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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Les Cinémas de Caro et Jeunet
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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Cernunnos, 2018, 1st, 978-2374950983, 11.5 inches, 10 inches, 192 pages, over 300 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A book about the films of Marc Caro and Jean-Pierre Jeunet. An extension of the Halle St Pierre exhibit, with photos, drawings, and other unpublished...

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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (only light wear, sharp corners, very flat, tight, clean), Paris, Les Humanoïdes Associés, 1982, 1st, 2-7316-0159-0, 11.75 inches, 9.25 inches, 64 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

An attractive copy of this scarce Moebius title. The making of the animated feature film, Les Maîtres du Temps, based upon a sci-fi novel by Stefan...

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Charles Solomon, Solomon, Charles, Near Fine (light shelfwear), Paris, Dreamland editeur, 1996, 1st, 9782910027032, 8 inches, 5.25 inches, 128 pages, over 100 black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, French

From the back cover: The Pioneers of American Cartoons traces the origins and great adventure of animation from James Stuart Blackton, Winsor McCay,...

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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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Very Fine in Very Fine obi band, Studio Trigger, Japan, 2013, 1st, 10 inches, 7.25 inches, 112 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, Japanese

Little Witch Academia Collector's Edition includes a Blu-ray of the 26-minute Anime Mirai short, a never-before-seen 66-minute making-of video, an original...

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Francisco Herrera, Herrera, Francisco, Mafufo.com, 2016, 16.5 inches, 11.75 inches, 32 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Francisco's latest art book is a poster-sized collection of vintage cartoon characters re-imagined as female pin-ups! Mickey, Goofy, Donald, The Great...

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Los Angeles
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Sylvain Despretz, Despretz, Sylvain, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Buhl, Editions Caurette, 2020, 1st, 9791096315765, 11.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 400 pages, 250 illustrations + 100 pages of storyboards, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

IN STOCK NOW ! Los Angeles  is Sylvain Despretz' art book. 400 pages. 250 color and black & white illustrations + 100 pages of...

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Los Angeles - Deluxe Edition
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Sylvain Despretz, Despretz, Sylvain, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, Buhl, Editions Caurette, 2020, 1st, 9791096315772, 11.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 400 pages, 250 illustrations + 100 pages of storyboards, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

IN STOCK NOW ! The Deluxe Edition contains two books inserted in a beautiful slipcase : Los Angeles and Midnight Show . Los Angeles is...

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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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