Animation & Film

 
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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Signed by the artist, Fine, Victoria Ying, Ying, Victoria, 2015, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 40 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Victoria is a children's book illustrator. Previously she worked as a visual development artist at Mattel, Inc. and Sony Animation. She spent her...

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Tangled: A Little Golden Book
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Ben Smiley, Victoria Ying, Smiley, Ben, Ying, Victoria, Very Fine, New York, Golden Books, 2010, 8 inches, 6.75 inches, 24 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The Little Golden Book version of Disney's animated feature, Tangled, is illustrated by a Disney visual development artist who worked on the film! Nicely...

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Zep, and et al
Titeuf, Le Film - Art Book
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Zep, et al, Zep, et al, Very Fine in Very Fine Dustjacket, Glenat, Grenoble, 2011, 1st, 9.4, 11.5, 160, color and B&W, Hardcover, boards

A Chronicle style animation art book for the French animated feature film written & directed by Zep and based upon his album series. Titeuf is a hugely...

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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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Jeff Kurtti, Kurtti, Jeff, Signed by author Jeff Kurtti on the title page, Near Fine (one tiny scuff to bottom edge, spine sunned), New York, Hyperion, 1998, 1st, 0-7868-6441-9, 11.25 inches, 14.25 inches, 128 pages, over 300 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, boards with a lenticular cover, English

Signed by author Jeff Kurtti on the title page. This book details the art and making of an epic of miniature proportions. Filled with more than 300...

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A Nostalgic Look at Bettie Page
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Fine, Eros Publishing, Wilmington, 1976, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 60 pages, over 250 photographs, Softcover, color wraps, English

This 1976 one shot, featuring over 250 photographs, predates the first appearance of Dave Stevens' Rocketeer in 1982 which would introduce Bettie Page to a...

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Hal Erickson, Erickson, Hal, Fine, McFarland & Company, Jefferson, NC, 2020, 9781476680279, 10 inches, 7 inches, 244 pages, black & white illustrations and photographs, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: Prolific American film producer Amedee J. Van Beuren (1879-1938) did not start out in the film industry. After a decade spent in...

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Charles Solomon, Solomon, Charles, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Disney, 2015, 1st, 9781484713266, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 176 pages, color plates and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: With its kind heroine who receives her just reward-and a dashing prince-with the help of her Fairy Godmother, "Cinderella" is one the...

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Charles Solomon, Solomon, Charles, Fine in Fine dustjacket, New York, Disney, 2015, 1st, 9781484713266, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 176 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: With its kind heroine who receives her just reward-and a dashing prince-with the help of her Fairy Godmother, "Cinderella" is one the...

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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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Joseph Corre, Serena Rees, Corre, Serena Rees, Joseph, Fine in Fine dustjacket, London, Carlton Publishing Group, 1999, 1st, 9781858687582, 12.25 inches, 9.4 inches, 192 pages, over 250 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

An interesting collection of photographs and artwork--high and low. With the printed letter and envelope laid in From the publisher: An Agent...

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Pierre Lambert, Lambert, Pierre, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Paris, Huginn & Muninn, 2020, 1st, 9782364806443, 11.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 240 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Place your pre-order for Alice now to lock in your copy and save. We expect our shipment to arrive August 2021. We recommend ordering this item...

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Near Fine (mild wear to covers, interior Fine), Belier Press, New York, 1978-79, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 96 pages, over 500 black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

"Devoted to the photographs of non-professional models and photographers which were sold through mail-order by the late Irving Klaw. Over 260 vintage black...

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Animation: The Whole Story - Revised Edition
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Howard Beckerman, Beckerman, Howard, Near Fine (spine sunned otherwise Fine), New York, Allworth, 2003, 1st revised, 9781581153019, 9.75 inches, 6.75 inches, 306 pages, black & white illustrations throughout, Softcover, color wraps, English

Out of print. From the publisher: "A valuable and exhaustive guide."--Animation World Professional animator Howard Beckerman has drawn them all:...

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Fine, Mel Shaw, Shaw, Mel, Theme Park Press, 2016, 9781941500941, 9 inches, 6 inches, 260 pages, black & white illustrations and photographs, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: From Bambi to The Lion King Mel Shaw's incredible career as a Disney artist and animator began in 1942 when Walt Disney offered him a...

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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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Art of Finding Dory
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John Lasseter, Andrew Stanton, Steve Pilcher, Lasseter, Andrew Stanton, Steve Pilcher, John, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2016, 1st, 9781452122243, 1452122245, 9.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 176 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

This book is notable for having more storyboards than any other Pixar book! Great stuff including deleted scenes! It also includes more discussion of...

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Art of Finding Dory
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Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear to dustjacket edges), San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2016, 1st, 9781452122243, 1452122245, 9.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 176 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

This book is notable for having more storyboards than any other Pixar book! Great stuff including deleted scenes! It also includes more discussion of...

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Josh Kushins, Kushins, Josh, Fine/Fine, Disney, New York, 2012, 1st, 9.25 inches, 11.5 inches, 160 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This art of book disappeared from stores before anyone even saw it! All about the designing of the film of Edgar Rice Burroughs' John Carter of Mars....

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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 in Very Fine slipcase, San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2020, 1st thus, 9781452182780, 9.75 inches, 11.75 inches, 320 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Color scripts for 23 features and 21 shorts. Introductions by Ralph Egglston, Sharon Calahan, and Harley Jessup. From the publisher: In this revised...


Art of Puss in Boots
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Very Fine/Very Fine, Ramin Zahed, Zahed, Ramin, Insight, 2011, 1st, 10.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 152 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Puss in Boots, the Academy Award Best Animated Feature nominee from DreamWorks Animation is the subject of an impressive new art book. Half the book is...

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Very Fine, Dark Horse, Milwaukie, 2020, 9781506715070, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 104 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

A rare animation art book that focuses almost entirely on sketches, rough drawings, and storyboards, as well as a few pages of animation drawing sequences!...

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Art of the Last of Us Part II
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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Dark Horse, Milwaukie, 2020, 978-1-50671-376-2, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 200 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Follow Ellie's profound and harrowing journey of vengeance through an exhaustive collection of original art and intimate creator...

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Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear), Bandai, Japan, 1987, 4891893257, 11.625 inches, 8.25 inches, 160 pages, black & white with 62 pages in color, Softcover, color wraps, Japanese

A portfolio of animation, toy, and illustration work by the Japanese studio Artmic. The projects include Megazone 23, Gall Force, Sony's Hit Bit, M.A.S.K.,...

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Jason Surrell, Surrell, Jason, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, New York, Marvel, 2012, 2nd, 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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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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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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Batman: Animated
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Paul Dini, Chip Kidd, Dini, Chip Kidd, Paul, Very Good+ (sewn binding is sound, page edges rubbed, thumbdent to the back cover and the last 60 pages), Harper Collins, New York, 1998, 1st thus, 12 inches, 9 inches, 144 pages, over 1000 color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

Out-of-print and scarce. An illustrated history of Batman: The Animated Series. Densely illustrated with preproduction and production art. Bruce Timm...

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Inscribed by Matt Gaser and Pat Presley with drawings, Very Fine, Culver City, Design Studio Press, 2013, 1st, 978-1-933492-70-4, 9 inches, 11 inches, 160 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Inscribed by Matt Gaser and Pat Presley with drawings. Featured artists include Christian Alzmann, David Le Merrer, Jackson Sze, Justin Ridge, Kilian...

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Mitchell Axelrod, Axelrod, Mitchell, Near Fine (one thumbdent, mild rubbing to covers, otherwise Fine), Pickens, SC, Wynn Publishing, 1999, 1st, 9780964280878, 10 inches, 7.5 inches, 208 pages, black & white illustrations throughout with 8 pages in color, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: Mitchell Axelrod documents a fondly-remembered artifact of 1960s pop culture: ABC Television's Beatles cartoon series. This...

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Very Fine, PIE International, Japan, 2018, 9784756249661, 10.25 inches, 9.9 inches, 160 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: A beautiful collection of fantasy scenes from popular anime, manga and game creators Have you ever imagined living in the fantasy...

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Don Hahn, Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Hahn, Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Don, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Disney, New York, 2015, 1st, 11.5 inches, 9.3 inches, 448 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, boards, English

This is a first printing--and the only printing--of this invaluable textbook for animation artists. These lectures were delivered to artists working at the...

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Don Hahn, Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Hahn, Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Don, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (tiny bit of edgewear to dustjacket), Disney, New York, 2015, 1st, 11.5 inches, 9.3 inches, 448 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, boards, English

This is a first printing--and the only printing--of this invaluable textbook for animation artists. These lectures were delivered to artists working at the...

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Don Hahn, Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Hahn, Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Don, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (lower corners lightly bumped, bit of edgewear to dustjacket), Disney, New York, 2015, 1st, 11.5 inches, 9.3 inches, 448 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, boards, English

This is a first printing--and the only printing--of this invaluable textbook for animation artists. These lectures were delivered to artists working at the...

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Near Fine (light shelfwear, very flat, tight, clean), Japan, Hobby Japan, 1993, 11.625 inches, 8.325 inches, 134 pages, numerous black & white illustrations with 86 pages in color, Softcover, color wraps, Japanese

An amazing collection of Japanese scale models of (mostly female) characters from TV, animation, comics and games. Full-color, often full-page photographs...

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Best Pictures Movie Posters
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Very Fine, Bruce Hershenson, 1999, 1st, 96 pages, 417 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Volume 8 in the Illustrated History of Movies through Posters. Includes every Best Picture nominee and winner.

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Breath of Fire: Official Complete Works
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Near Fine (light bump to the lower corner, otherwise very flat, tight, clean), Richmond Hill, ON, Udon Publishing, 2020, 1st, 9781772941265, 12 inches, 8.5 inches, 192 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: The classic Breath of Fire series stands out as Capcom's most acclaimed foray into the fantasy RPG genre. Now, gamers can revisit the...

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Kevin Scott Collier, Collier, Kevin Scott, Very Fine, Cartoon Research, Burbank, CA, 2018, 9781986106153, 10 inches, 8 inches, 64 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

A print-on-demand monograph produced by Jerry Beck's Cartoon Research. From the publisher: In the fall of 1961, a new cartoon made its primetime...

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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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Cartoon Capers: The History of Canadian Animators
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Karen Mazurkewich, Mazurkewich, Karen, Fine, McArthur & Company, Toronto, 1999, 9781552780930, 9.25 inches, 7 inches, 320 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Out of print. From the publisher: Canadian animators are everywhere. They've infiltrated American studios and they dominate children's television....

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Amid Amidi, Amidi, Amid, Near Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (light wear to edges of the boards, interior Fine, moderate edgewear and small nicks to dustjacket), San Francisco, Chronicle, 2006, 1st, 978-0811847315, 9.0 inches, 11.5 inches, 192 pages, 250 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. From the publisher: Between the classic films of Walt Disney in the 1940s and the televised cartoon revolution of the 1960s was a...

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Challenge To Lassie
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VG/VG- (vintage printed Sunday school attendance prize label on front end paper, lightly shelf worn, Ward Lock, nd (c1940s), cloth spine, pictorial boards

A children's storybook of the 1949 MGM film starring Edmund Gwenn, Donald Crisp, Geraldine Brooks and Reginald Owen.

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Character Design Quarterly 12
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Light bump to the top of the spine otherwise Very Fine, Worcester, 3dtotal Publishing, 2020, 1st, 978-1-912843-02-2, 1912843021, 10.7 inches, 8.25 inches, 104 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the back cover: Crafted by a selection of the industry's best and brightest; adorable creatures, kooky aliens, and an array of more personable...

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Character Design Quarterly 13
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Very Fine, Worcester, 3dtotal Publishing, 2020, 1st, 978-1-912843-04-6, 191284303X, 10.7 inches, 8.25 inches, 104 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the back cover: This issue's selection of industry specialists paints a vivid world filled with colorful characters, emotive anthropomorphic cats,...

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Character Design Quarterly 14
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Very Fine, Worcester, 3dtotal Publishing, 2020, 1st, 978-1-912843-04-6, 191284303X, 10.7 inches, 8.25 inches, 104 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the back cover: On the pages of issue 14, discover a collection of fascinating artwork, interviews, and tutorials from some of the industry's finest...

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Character Design Quarterly 15
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Very Fine, 3dtotal Publishing, Worcester, 2021, 1st, 10.7 inches, 8.25 inches, 104 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the back cover: Issue 15 is unashamedly packed with romance, magic, and fantasy. You'll discover an incredible cast of characters, each with their...

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