Animation & Film

 
Ray Harryhausen, Harryhausen, Ray, Signed by Harryhausen on the front free endpaper, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (quarter-inch tear at the top of the hinge otherwise Fine, light wear to the dustjacket), Aurum Press, London, 2003, 1st, 11.75 inches, 10 inches, 304 pages, 366 color and 691 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A first printing signed by Harryhausen on the front free endpaper. Harryhausen's densely packed autobiography with 100s of previously unpublished...

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The Art of Luca
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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2021, 9781797207254, 9.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 176 pages, color and black & white illustrations throughout, Hardcover, boards, English

Full of wonderful visdev art led by Production Designer Daniela Strijleva and character art director by Deanna Marsigliese. From the publisher: This...

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Very Fine, Chan, Jackie, Jackie Chan, 1997

"Salute to Jackie Chan."

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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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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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Simon Braund, Braund, Simon, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, Titan Books (UK), London, 2019, 9781789090321, 12.5 inches, 9.3 inches, 192 pages, color and black & white illustrations throughout, Hardcover, boards, English

From the publisher: A lavish hardback containing Orson Welles' Portfolio, much of which has never been seen before. Orson Welles, famous as an...

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Klaus: The Art of the Movie
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Ramin Zahed, Zahed, Ramin, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, London, Titan Books (UK), 2019, 3rd, 9781789093124, 12.1 inches, 9.2 inches, 192 pages, over 400 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A detailed look at the making of this hybrid hand drawn/CG animation film. Highly recommended. From the publisher: A stunning coffee table...

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Character Design Quarterly 17
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Very Fine, Worcestershire, 3dtotal Publishing, 2021, 1st, 9781912843299, 10.6 inches, 8.2 inches, 104 pages, color, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: Inside this action-packed issue, we bring you a step-by-step tutorial from the talented Shannon Hallstein, who creates a cast of Las...

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#181 of 500 copies signed by the artist, Fine, Rodolphe Guenoden, Guenoden, Rodolphe, 2008, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 64 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

"Sketches & Fan Art by Rodolphe Guenodon." Rodolphe, also known as Rodguen, is a longtime Dreamworks animator and sometime comic book and bande dessinee...

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#170 of 250 copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Rodolphe Guenoden, Guenoden, Rodolphe, 2006, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 64 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps, English

"Sketches & Fan Art by Rodolphe Guenoden." Lots of fun drawings of miscellaneous characters including a numerous homages to French & American comic...

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Diz, Dat n Doz
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Very Good+ (moderate wear to the covers, interior tight, clean), Rodolphe Guenoden, Guenoden, Rodolphe, 2006, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 64 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps, English

"Sketches & Fan Art by Rodolphe Guenoden." Lots of fun drawings of miscellaneous characters including a numerous homages to French & American comic...


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Iain McCaig, McCaig, Iain, One of a limited number of copies with an extra-illustrated bookplate signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, San Rafael, Insight, 2021, 1st, 9781647224929, 13 inches, 9.5 inches, 256 pages, over 500 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The only book on renowned artist Iain McCaig, first published in 2008, is back in print expanded with sixteen pages of new content from this expert...


Jorge R. Gutierrez, Gutierrez, Jorge R., with a limited edition bookplate signed by Jorge R. Gutierrez, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Milwaukie, Dark Horse, 2021, 1st, 9781506725956, 10.25 inches, 11.4 inches, 208 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

Writer-Director Jorge R. Gutierrez has signed an illustrated bookplate, exclusive to Stuart Ng Books, for the first printing of the The Art of Maya and...

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Hayao Miyazaki Catalogue
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Hayao Miyazaki, Miyazaki, Hayao, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, DelMonico Books/Academy Museum of Motion Pictures, New York, 2021, 9781942884811, 11.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 288 pages, color illustrations throughout, Hardcover, boards, English

The catalogue to the Hayao Miyazaki exhibition at the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures in Los Angeles. Artwork by Miyazaki and from his films. Essays by...

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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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Jacob Johnston, Ron Cobb, Johnston, Jacob, Cobb, Ron, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, London, Titan Books, 2002, 1st, 9781789099584, 12.25 inches, 9 inches, 208 pages, color and black & white illustrations throughout, Hardcover, boards, English

In Stock and Shipping Now! We have this book in stock in advance of the   September 13, 2022 release date. Order this book from us and you will...

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#36 of 100 numbered copies signed by the artist with a small pen sketch, Very Fine, Daniela Strijleva, Strijleva, Daniela, 2010, 1st, 7.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 68 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

A rare sketchbook with lovely on-the-spot sketches of people and places mostly in and around San Francisco. Pencil. Pen. Watercolor. Digital....

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Jason Surrell, Surrell, Jason, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, New York, Marvel, 2012, 1st, 9780785162346, 10.75 inches, 11.75 inches, 272 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. The official art book for the first Avengers film from 2012. Art by Ryan Meinerding, Andy Park, Steve Jung, Charlie Wen, Adi Granov, Phil...

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Peter Lord, Brian Sibley, Lord, Brian Sibley, Peter, Remainder mark on bottom edge otherwise Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Abrams, New York, 1998, 1st American, 10.2 inches, 9.75 inches, 192 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

Published in Great Britain under the title Cracking Animation: The Aardman Book of 3-D Animation. From the publisher: Academy Award-winning Aardman...

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Bill Plympton, Plympton, Bill, Very 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...

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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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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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Barbarella
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Jean-Claude Forest, Forest, Jean-Claude, Near Fine (light wear to the corners, very flat, tight, clean), Carl Sch√ľnemann Verlag, Bremen, Germany, 1966, 1968 printing, 11.5 inches, 8.25 inches, 88 pages, two-color, softcover, wraps, German

A German edition of Forest's classic 1964 French graphic novel that was made into a feature film by Roger Vadim and starring Jane Fonda. This German edition...

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Frank Thomas, Ollie Johnston, Thomas, Ollie Johnston, Frank, A limited edition of 2500 copies. With a numbered limitation plate laid in. This copy signed by Mary Costa, Marc Davis, Al Dempster, Eyvind Earle, Ollie Johnston, Don Lusk, and Frank Thomas., Fine in Fine slipcase, Applewood, Bedford, MA, 1998, 1st, 12.2 inches, 9.8 inches, 84 pages, 12 color plates, numerous black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

This is one of the special autographed copies offered by the Howard Lowery Gallery in Burbank signed by Mary Costa (the voice of Aurora) and six of...

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Character Design Quarterly 16
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Very Fine, Worcestershire, 3dtotal Publishing, 2021, 1st, 9781912843060, 10.75 inches, 8.25 inches, 104 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the publisher: Character Design Quarterly (CDQ) is a lively, creative magazine bringing inspiration, expert insights, and leading techniques from...

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Inscribed by the artist with a drawin, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Robert Valley, Valley, Robert, Brandstudio Press, 2011, 1st, 12.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 88 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Robert has inscribed this copy ("4 Stephen") on the rear endpaper with a cool ink drawing. A new full-length story "pear cider and cigarettes" by...

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The Art of Frozen
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Charles Solomon, Solomon, Charles, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2013, 9781452117164, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 168 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The blockbuster book of the blockbuster film. Lots of art by Brittney Lee, Cory Loftis, Minkyu Lee, Michael Giaimo, and Bill Schwab. Plus a 16-page...

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Very Fine in Near Fine box, Disney Feature Animation, Burbank, 2007, 1st, color

A nine inch tall maquette of Frankie the Frog from the Disney film, Meet the Robinsons! The upper body moves like a bobble head. The box label...

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Syd Mead, Mead, Syd, Very Fine DVD in Very Fine DVD case in publisher's shrinkwrap, Gnomon Workshop/Design Studio Press, Hollywood/Culver City, 2005, 9781930878969, 7.5 inches, 5.5 inches, English

See Syd Mead paint! Out of print. Unopened in original cellowrap. From the publisher: The Techniques of Syd Mead DVD Collection The...

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Limited Edition of 2000, Very Fine in Fine box, Walt Disney Feature Animation, Burbank, 2010, 1st, color

This was Walt Disney Feature Animation's gift to the crew who worked on Tangled. This ceramic stein is beautifully hand-painted and features...


Ramin Zahed, Zahed, Ramin, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Harry N. Abrams, New York, 2021, 9781419747496, 9.75 inches, 11.75 inches, 224 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: This book gives insight into how the filmmakers behind Sony Pictures Animation's new movie were able to bring a fresh, new vision to...

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Eyvind Earle, Earle, Eyvind, One of 400 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine in Fine slipcase in Very Good cardboard box (spotted, yellowed), Eyvind Earle Publishing, Monterey, 1991, 1st, 13 inches, 10.4 inches, 360 pages, over 160 color plates, hardcover, cloth, English

A catalogue raisonne of the artist's 360 lithographs and limited editions from 1974 through 1990, accompanied by his writings and poetry from 1940 to 1990....

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Signed by the producer Alice Dewey, directors Clements and Musker, animator Nancy Beiman, and one unidentified individual, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Disney Feature Animation, Burbank, 1997, 1st, 11.25 inches, 9 inches, 176 pages, over 1000 color photos, Hardcover, leather with an onlaid plate, English

An elaborate yearbook/souvenir only distributed to the Hercules production crew. Color photos of almost every person who worked in any capacity on the...


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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Darrell Van Citters, Van Citters, Darrell, Signed by the author, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Los Angeles, Oxberry Press, 2013, 1st, 978-0615847863, 9.5 inches, 12.75 inches, 352 pages, almost 1000 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, boards, English

Out of print in hardcover. From the publisher: As the 1950s drew to a close, Jay Ward took two characters from an unsold series he had developed...

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Fraser MacLean, MacLean, Fraser, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (slight bump to the tail of the spine, very slight bumps to the lower tips, spine slightly slanted, otherwise a sharp, new, unread copy), Chronicle, San Francisco, 2011, 1st, 9.75 inches, 11.25 inches, 270 pages, over 400 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

An out of print and quite scarce animation title. From the publisher: The art of animation layout takes center stage for the first time in this...

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Mike Gabriel, Gabriel, Mike, Very Good, issued without dustjacket (quarter-inch tear to the cloth at the top of the spine, mild wear to spine ends and corners, interior Fine), Aurora, CO, Gregory Publications, 1980, 1st, 0917224051, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 300 pages, black & white with 2 pages in color, Hardcover, decorative cloth, English

Mike Gabriel has spent his entire career contributing to award-winning animated feature films at Walt Disney Studios. He has been a director (Pocahontas,...

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Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (3/8-inch tear to the otherwise Fine dustjacket), Insight Editions, San Rafael, 2009, 1st, 10.75 inches, 9.25 inches, 176 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Foreword by Art Director Samwise Didier. From the publisher: The Art of StarCraft: Wings of Liberty is a 176 page artbook that includes vivid images...

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Maggie Malone, Jennifer Lee, Malone, Jennifer Lee, Maggie, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2012, 1st, 9781452111018, 1452111014, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A sharp first printing. From the Publisher: In Wreck-It Ralph, Disney's team of artists explores the hidden world of video games, from classic 8-bit...

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Movies R Fun
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Josh Cooley, Cooley, Josh, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2014, 9781452122335, 8 inches, 6 inches, 48 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Conceived and created by Josh Cooley, Pixar story artist (Cars, Ratatouille, Up, Cars 2) and supervisor (Inside Out), screenwriter (Inside Out), and...

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Jessica Julius, Julius, Jessica, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2018, 1st, 9781452163680, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 168 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A sharp first printing. Artwork by Cory Loftis, Ami Thompson, Matthias Lechner, Mingjue Helen Chen, Jeff Merghart, Paul Felix, Jim Martin, Kevin...

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Jessica Julius, Maggie Malone, Julius, Maggie Malone, Jessica, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (very slight bump to upper corners otherwise Very Fine, dustjacket, Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2016, 1st, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, color, Hardcover, boards, English

An outstanding art book full of incredible South Seas inspired artwork by John Musker, Dave Pimentel, Chris Williams, John Ripa, Ian Gooding, Bill Schwab,...

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Kalikolehua Hurley, Osnat Shurer, Hurley, Osnat Shurer, Kalikolehua, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2021, 1st, 9781797202976, 9.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 160 pages, color, Hardcover, boards, English

Raya and the Last Dragon is Disney's 59th animated feature. It is directed by Don Hall and Carlos López Estrada, co-directed by Paul Briggs and John...

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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Tokyo, Pie International, 2021, 1st, 9784756253927, 9.9 inches, 10.3 inches, 160 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

The latest in Pie International’s outstanding series of surveys focusing on artists specializing in background and environment art. Mysterious Scenes...

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David Gerstein, Gerstein, David, One of 1000 numbered copies, Tiny nick to the bottom edge of the front board otherwise Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Gemstone, Timonium, MD, 2005, 1st, 12.75 inches, 10.75 inches, 360 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Walt Disney's Mickey and the Gang: Classic Stories in Verse - Vintage Magazine Art 1934-1944 This is one of the Hardcover Deluxe editions--with 10...

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Trevor Goring, Joyce Kaskey Goring, Goring, Joyce Kaskey Goring, Trevor, Signed by multiple artists, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Neshannock, PA, Hermes Press, 2021, 1st, 9781613452141, 9.25 inches, 12.5 inches, 302 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

In Stock! Ships Immediately! This storyboard art book features boards by over 80 artists including Tyrus Wong, Mentor Huebner, Sylvain Despretz,...

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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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Fraser MacLean, MacLean, Fraser, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Chronicle, San Francisco, 2011, 1st, 9.75 inches, 11.25 inches, 270 pages, over 400 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A pristine copy of this out of print and quite scarce animation title. From the publisher: The art of animation layout takes center stage for the...

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