Animation & Film

 
Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Jacob Johnston, Johnston, Jacob, Baobab Studios, 2020, 1st, 10.25 inches, 11.3 inches, 200 pages, color and black & white illustrations throughout, Hardcover, cloth, English

Self-published by the independent animation studio, large beautiful artworks throughout. From the publisher: The Art of Baobab Studios takes us behind...

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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Miller-Zarneke, Tracey, Baobab Studios, 2021, 1st, 10.25 inches, 11.5 inches, 160 pages, color and black & white illustrations throughout, Hardcover, cloth, English

Self-published by the independent animation studio. From the publisher: The Art of Baba Yaga takes us deeper into the enchanting world behind the...

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The Art of Assassin's Creed III
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Very Fine/Very Fine, Andy McVittie, McVittie, Andy, Titan Books, 2012, 1st, 9781781164259, Hardcover, boards, English

From the publisher: Assassin’s Creed steps into a brand new era. With intricately detailed environments and finely-honed and evocative historical...

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Scott Christian Sava, Sava, Scott Christian, One of 100 numbered copies signed by Scott Sava, Tony Bancroft and Carter Goodrich, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Stuart Ng Books, Torrance, 2021, 1st, 9.4 inches, 11.3 inches, 156 pages, over 450 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The Deluxe Edition features: A limited run of 100 signed and numbered copies Signed by Scott Christian Sava, Tony Bancroft and Carter Goodrich...

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The Art of Animal Crackers
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Scott Christian Sava, Sava, Scott Christian, Limited to 850 copies, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Stuart Ng Books, Torrance, 2021, 1st, 9.4 inches, 11.3 inches, 156 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

When comic book creator Scott Christian Sava decided he wanted to turn his graphic novel Animal Crackers into an independently produced animated feature...

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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2017, 9781452166513, 11 inches, 9.5 inches, 128 pages, color and black & white illustrations throughout, Hardcover, boards, English

From the publisher: See the iconic, energetic art of Aardman Animations like never before! The Art of Aardman takes readers on an unforgettable,...

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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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Jerry Schulz, Schulz, Jerry, Limited to 300 copies, Very Fine/Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, Titan, London, 2015, 1st, 10 inches, 11 inches, 184 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Only 300 copies of this Limited Edition were made, and of those, most went directly to the licensor. Only 50 copies are for sale in North America. ...

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Jerry Schulz, Schulz, Jerry, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Titan, London, 2015, 1st, 10 inches, 11 inches, 184 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

For the first time ever, in November 2015, Snoopy, Charlie Brown and the rest of the gang we know and love from Charles Schulz's timeless "Peanuts" comic...

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Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Miller-Zarneke, Tracey, Small bump to the top of the spine otherwise Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, London, Titan Books, 2012, 1st, 9781781164150, 10.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, Over 400 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Featuring over 400 pieces of concept art, character designs, storyboards and other art. Out of print . From the Publisher: The Art and Making of...

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Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Miller-Zarneke, Tracey, Very Fine in Fine slipcase in publisher's shrinkwrap, San Rafael, Insight, 2009, 1st, 9781933784892, 10 inches, 11 inches, 156 pages, over 300 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. This copy is brand new still in the publisher's shrinkwrap. From the publisher: Judi Barrett and Ron Barrett's beloved children's...

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John Canemaker, Mary Blair, Canemaker, John, Blair, Mary, Very Fine in a Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Disney, 2014, 10 inches, 10 inches, 128 pages, over 200 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Filled with concept art, production designs, and storyboards, the original edition of this art book devoted to Disney artist & designer Mary Blair has...


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 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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Scott Morse, Lou Romano, Don Shank, Nate Wragg, Morse, Lou Romano, Don Shank, Nate Wragg, Scott, This copy has an original painting by Scott Morse on the front endpaper signed and inscribed "for Michael", Near Fine with Fine obi band (light rubbing to the corners), Red Window/Adhouse, Emeryville, 2007, 1st, 12 inches, 9.25 inches, 80 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial cloth, English

This copy has an original painting by Scott Morse on the front endpaper signed and inscribed "for Michael." Taking their inspiration from the Provensens'...

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The Ancient Book of Myth and War
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Scott Morse, Lou Romano, Don Shank, Nate Wragg, Morse, Lou Romano, Don Shank, Nate Wragg, Scott, Limited to 2000 copies, Very Fine, Richmond, VA, Red Window / Adhouse Books, 2007, 1st, 9780977471515, 12 inches, 9.25 inches, 80 pages, color, Hardcover, boards, English

Taking their inspiration from the Provensens' 1950s classic children's book, Golden Treasury of Myths & Legends, these four Pixar artist-designers began...

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William Stout, Stout, William, Fine (factory folded, unused), Columbia, Los Angeles, 1979, 1st, 41 inches, 27 inches, color

William Stout uses his flair for Mad style comic art to resurrect the crowded madcap movie poster style of artists Jack Davis and Frank Frazetta for this...

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Jerry Beck, Beck, Jerry, Very Fine/Fine, Turner, Atlanta, 1994, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 192 pages, over 300 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

As selected & voted by over 1000 cartoon historians and animation professionals. More than 300 illustrations showcase the 50 greatest animated cartoons...

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Jerry Beck, Beck, Jerry, Very Good+ in Very Good+ dustjacket (upper corners bumped, lower corner lightly bent, "DAVIDSON" written on bottom edge), Turner, Atlanta, 1994, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 192 pages, over 300 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

As selected & voted by over 1000 cartoon historians and animation professionals. More than 300 illustrations showcase the 50 greatest animated cartoons...

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Scott Tracy Griffin, Griffin, Scott Tracy, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (mild wear to the dustjacket), London, Titan Books, 2012, 1st, 9781781161692, 13.125 inches, 10.25 inches, 320 pages, over 350 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

Out of print. From the publisher: Celebrating one hundred years of Tarzan, Titan Books presents the only official commemorative illustrated history of...


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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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...


One of 1000 numbered copies., Very Fine, Spiffing Artists, 2010, 1st, 9780956765802, Softcover, wraps, English

An anthology of short comics and art by the amazingly talented artists at Aardman Animations studios, Bristol, who would normally be in a darkened room with...

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Syd Mead, Mead, Syd, Limited to 2000 hardcover copies. Signed by the artist., Very Fine/Very Fine, Design Studio Press, Culver City, 2010, 1st, 11.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 176 pages, color and black & white illustrations on every page, Hardcover, boards, English

Syd Mead signed this book for us in person. The is the hardcover edition limited to 2000 copies. And rarely signed. This sequel to 2001's Syd Mead's...

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Syd Mead, Mead, Syd, Near Fine (light rubbing to the corners otherwise very flat, tight, clean), Oblagon, Pasadena, CA, 2001, 1st, 11.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 176 pages, color and black & white illustrations on every page, softcover, wraps, English

Published in 2001 and long out of print. Industrial design, entertainment design, motion pictures, television, computer game design, fantasy illustrations.

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Sushio The Idol
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Sushio (Toshio Ishizaki), Sushio (Toshio Ishizaki), Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Japan, Pie, 2019, 1st, 9784756249289, 10.2 inches, 8.5 inches, 306 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, Japanese

The famous GAINAX/Studio Trigger artist's first art book!!! This book features Sushio's color illustrations, separated into three sections: Animation...

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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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One of 750 numbered copies signed by Zach Snyder and with an exclusive giclee print signed by the artist Alex Pardee, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase in publisher's original shrinkwrap and shipping box, Zach Snyder, Snyder, Zach, Titan, 2011, 1st, Hardcover, pictorial boards in slipcase, English

From the publisher: From Zack Snyder, the director of 300 and Watchmen, comes Sucker Punch, an epic action fantasy that takes us into the vivid...

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Gina McIntyre, McIntyre, Gina, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Del Rey, New York, 2018, 1st, 10.5 inches, 7.5 inches, 224 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

The official behind-the-scenes companion guide to the first two seasons and beyond, featuring exclusive color photos and stunning concept art. Note: This...

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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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Trevor Goring, Joyce Kaskey Goring, Goring, Joyce Kaskey Goring, Trevor, 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

Compiled over two decades by a working Hollywood storyboard artist, this storyboard art book features boards by over 80 artists including Tyrus Wong, Mentor...

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Fine, issued without dustjacket, New York, Disney, 2008, 1st, 9781423107231, 11.25 inches, 13.25 inches, 272 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

The first volume in the Walt Disney Animation Archive Series. Out of print . From the Publisher: The most brilliant story artwork created by Disney...

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Stephen Silver, Silver, Stephen, Inscribed by the artist with a drawin, Near Fine (moderate rubbing to the corners), Simi Valley, Silvertoons Inc., 2006, 1st, 9780974570143, 14 inches, 11 inches, 64 pages, color, Softcover, spiralbound, English

This copy is inscribed by Stephen to a fellow artist, with a drawing: "To Rodolphe, with admiration, Silver" From the artist: 32 sketchbook pages...

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Starting Point 1979-1996
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Hayao Miyazaki, Miyazaki, Hayao, Very Fine, Viz Media, San Francisco, 2014, 9781421505947, 9 inches, 6 inches, 464 pages, black & white with 8 pages in color, Softcover, wraps, English

The first of a pair of memoirs in collection form, featuring essays, interviews, and even a brief comic on the history of airline food, from the master...

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Archie Goodwin, Al Williamson, Goodwin, Archie, Williamson, Al, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, IDW Publishing, San Diego, 2018, 1st, 9 inches, 11.5 inches, 272 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. From the publisher: Written by Archie Goodwin and Illustrated by Al Williamson WINNER OF THE EISNER AWARD FOR BEST ARCHIVAL COMIC...


Russ Manning, Manning, Russ, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, IDW Publishing, San Diego, 2017, 1st, 9 inches, 11.5 inches, 272 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Russ Manning, of Tarzan and Magnus fame, was George Lucas' first choice to helm the Star Wars comic strip. Out of print. This has the Convention Variant...

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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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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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Brandon Alinger, Alinger, Brandon, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Chronicle, San Francisco, 2014, 9781452138053, 13.25 inches, 9.75 inches, 232 pages, over 300 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Full page shots of the costumes arranged on mannequins, to concept art, costume design notes, production stills, reference photos and stills of the costumes...

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Paula M. Block, Terry J. Erdmann, Block, Terry J. Erdmann, Paula M., Limited to 120 numbered copies signed by the authors, Very Fine/Very Fine, Abrams, New York, 2013, 1st, 7.375 inches, 5.75 inches, 216 pages, color, Hardcover, boards, English

The 2013 San Diego Comic-Con Limited Edition of 120 numbered copies signed by the authors Paula M. Block and Terry J. Erdmann. Paula M. Block...

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Aaron Harvey, Rich Schepis, Harvey, Rich Schepis, Aaron, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Weldon Owen, San Rafael, CA, 2019, 9781681884219, 9.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 160 pages, color and black & white illustrations throughout, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A deep dive into every episode in the series, filled with production artwork--layouts, storyboards, animation drawings, cels, etc. From the publisher:...

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Star Trek: The Art of the Film
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Mark Cotta Vaz, Vaz, Mark Cotta, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, London, Titan, 2009, 1st, 9781848566200, 12 inches, 9.4 inches, 160 pages, over 400 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The publisher's description: Director J.J. Abrams' new vision of the greatest space adventure of all time, Star Trek features a young, new crew venturing...

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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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Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, Michael Herrera, Herrera, Michael, 2014, 1st, 7 inches, 7 inches, 48 pages, black & white & red, Softcover, wraps, English

A trove of really charming drawings by Michael Herrera. in addition, Michael has drawn a nice original on the inside cover! From the first page: I...

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Fine, Laurence King Publishing, New York, 2020, 1st, 10.2 inches, 7.6 inches, 240 pages, color illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: Feel like you've seen these movies before? Spoiler Alert celebrates Hollywood film-making in all its formulaic and predictable glory!...


Ramin Zahed, Zahed, Ramin, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, Titan Books, London, 2018, 9781785659461, 11 inches, 12.25 inches, 204 pages, color and black & white illustrations throughout, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, the creative minds behind The Lego Movie and 21 Jump Street, bring their unique talents to a fresh...

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Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, Marvel, New York, 2017, 9781302902759, 10.75 inches, 11.75 inches, 240 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Go behind the scenes in this new keepsake volume continuing Marvel's popular ART OF THE MOVIE collection! Discover exclusive concept art, production stills...

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Special Effects: The History and Technique
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Richard Rickitt, Rickitt, Richard, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, New York, Billboard Books, 2007, 1st, 9780823084081, 0823084086, 12 inches, 9.75 inches, 384 pages, Over 500 color and black and white photographs and illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the dust jacket: Special Effects: The History and Technique offers a lavishly illustrated history of movie magic, covering every major production...

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