Animation & Film

 
Nancy Beiman, Beiman, Nancy, Signed and dated 2013 by the artist, Near Fine (light shelfwear, very flat, tight, clean), Focal Press, New York, 2013, 9780240818788, 10.125 inches, 7.125 inches, xiv+344 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: Successful storyboards and poignant characters have the power to make elusive thoughts and emotions tangible for audiences. Packed...

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Terryl Whitlatch, Whitlatch, Terryl, Fine, Design Studio Press, Culver City, 2015, 1st, 9 inches, 12 inches, 224 pages, over 300 color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: Designing a captivating creature simply for it to exist against a white background and going no further is a purely academic...

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Alberto Becattini, Antonio Vianovi, Paul Murry, Becattini, Antonio Vianovi, Alberto, Murry, Paul, Very small bump to upper corner otherwise Fine, Glamour International, Florence, 2002, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 48 pages, black & white with 8 pages in color, Softcover, French wraps

Scarce. Profili Album Paul Murry: Mice, Ducks and Cheesecake (Glamour International, 2002) features a generous selection of Murry's girlie cartoons done in...

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Project: Bazooka - Inscribed
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Inscribed by the artist, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, Eric Ng, Ng, Eric, 2014, 1st, 10.25 inches, 10.5 inches, 156 pages, over 175 color photographs, Hardcover, boards, English

A full color 156 page book featuring 175 color photographs of over 65 cosplayers. From the kickstarter: My name is Eric Ng. I am a cosplay...

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Mathieu Lauffray, Lauffray, Mathieu, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Soleil, Toulon, 2004, 1st, 11.25 inches, 11 inches, 168 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards

This French artist may be best known in the United States for his cover paintings for Dark Horse's Star Wars comics. This is an art book devoted to his...

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Limited to 300 copies, Very Fine, Mike Yamada, Victoria Ying, Yamada, Victoria Ying, Mike, Extra Curricular Activities, 2012, 1st, 7 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Limited to 300 copies. Out of print. From 2012, a collection of personal works, both traditional watercolor and digital paintings, full of warmth...

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Random Anomalies - Signed
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Signed and dated 2006 by the artist, Fine, Louie del Carmen, del Carmen, Louie, 2006, 1st, 6.5 inches, 6.5 inches, 48 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

Fifteen editorial-style cartoons of fate and synchronicity by this Los Angeles-based animation artist & director. These loose cartoony watercolor...

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Mike Hankin, Ray Harryhausen, Hankin, Mike, Harryhausen, Ray, Print run of 1000 copies, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, Los Angeles, Archive Editions, 2013, 1st, 9780981782959, 11.75 inches, 9.3 inches, 370 pages, 1,500 color and black & white photos and illustrations, Hardcover, leatherette, English

The latest--and final--volume in the definitive Ray Harryhausen series. Foreword by Tom Hanks. Out of print. From the publisher: Chapters in Volume 1...

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Ray Harryhausen, Tony Dalton, Ray Harryhausen, Harryhausen, Tony Dalton, Ray, Harryhausen, Ray, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, London, Aurum Press, 2011, 1st, 9781845135577, 11.25 inches, 9.75 inches, 192 pages, over 600 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A treasure trove of Ray Harryhausen material. Perhaps inspired by 1973's Film Fantasy Scrapbook, Ray Harryhausen's Fantasy Scrapbook is a completely...

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Ray Harryhausen, Harryhausen, Ray, Inscribed by Harryhausen on the title page, Fine in Fine dustjacket, New York, Billboard, 2004, 1st, 0823084027, 11.75 inches, 10 inches, 304 pages, 366 color and 691 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A first printing inscribed by Harryhausen on the title page: To Arnaldo (?) / I have nothing to say! / Ray Harryhausen" Harryhausen's densely packed...

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Ray Harryhausen, Harryhausen, Ray, Signed by Harryhausen on the half-title page, Fine in Fine 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 half-title page. Harryhausen's densely packed autobiography with 100s of previously unpublished...

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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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Very Fine, Udon Entertainment, 2013, 1st, 9781926778624, 1926778626, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: The Read or Die anime features the story of Yomiko Readman and the British Library Special Operations Division, a secret group...

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Tony DiTerlizzi, DiTerlizzi, Tony, Signed by the artist, Small bump to the lower corner otherwise Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Dark Horse, Milwaukie, 2015, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 224 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Tony signed this copy for us at the 2015 San Diego Comic Con. Out of print. From the publisher: "Tony's work has a distinct flair, a love for...

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Fine, Ralph McQuarrie, McQuarrie, Ralph, Dreams and Visions Press, 2012, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

"Remembering Ralph McQuarrie: Dreamer and Visionary" is a 48-page book of unpublished artwork, rare photographs, and loving tributes from dozens of Ralph's...


Signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, Francisco Herrera, Herrera, Francisco, Mafufo, 2021, 1st, 12.5 inches, 8.75 inches, 96 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Two hardcover art books in a custom slipcase. 96 pages full of Art, Toy & Character Design,Comics, Sketches and more! Francisco Herrera has been...

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Very Fine in a Fine dustjacket, PIE International, Japan, 2019, 9784756251497, 10.25 inches, 9.9 inches, 160 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: This third book in the background illustration series takes us on a sentimental journey through the scenes of our most cherished...

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John Stanley, Stanley, John, #27 of 200 slipcased hardcover copies signed by the artist, Very Fine/Fine in a Very Fine slipcase., Pacifica, CA, Creatures at Large Press, 1988, 1st, 0940064057, 9.5 inches, 6.5 inches, xxiv, 420 pages, black & white photographs, Hardcover, cloth, English

This is the third revised edition, totally rewritten and updated. This is the only hardcover edition limited to 250 copies, signed, and slipcased...

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Matt Peters, Bill Presing, Peters, Matt, Presing, Bill, 2 Very Fine DVDs in Very Good+ DVD case (dent to the edge and corners of the paper case), New York, WooHoo Pictures, 2004, English

Alex Woo's multi-award winning animated short (including the Director's Guild of America Student Filmmaker Award and top gold prize in the Student Academy...

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Matt Peters, Bill Presing, Peters, Matt, Presing, Bill, This copy has an original ink drawing by Bill Presing of Rex Steele on a 5 x 7 sheet, 2 Very Fine DVDs in Near Fine DVD case, New York, WooHoo Pictures, 2004, English

This copy has an original ink drawing by Bill Presing of Rex Steele on a 5 x 7 sheet . Alex Woo's multi-award winning animated short (including the...

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Rick Baker: Metamorphosis - 2 Volumes in Slipcase
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J. W. Rinzler, Brandon Alinger, Rick Baker, Rinzler, Brandon Alinger, J. W., Baker, Rick, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase in publisher's shrinkwrap, Abrams, New York, 2019, 9781944903435, 18.5 inches, 14.5 inches, 720 pages, over 1600 color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Over 1,600 full-color images and original sketches, from The Howling, An American Werewolf in London, Ghost Story, Videodrome, Greystoke, The Rocketeer, Ed...

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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Udon Entertainment, Ontario, 2018, 9781772940770, 11.75 inches, 8.75 inches, 248 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: ROBOTECH is a sweeping science-fiction anime epic in which humans use a vast arsenal of transforming robotic mecha to defend the...

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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Udon Entertainment, 2021, 1st, 9781772940244, 11.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 176 pages, color and black & white illustrations throughout, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Robotech is a sweeping science-fiction anime epic in which humans use a vast arsenal of transforming robotic mecha to defend the Earth against alien...

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Alain Silver, James Ursini, Silver, James Ursini, Alain, Very Fine, Los Angeles, Silman-James Press, 2006, 1st, 978-1879505421, 9.8 inches, 8 inches, 332 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Roger Corman is considered by many to be the king of the B-movie, having directed such films as Bloody Mama, The Last Woman on Earth, "X": The Man with the...

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Very Fine, Burbank, WD Publications, 1989, 1st, 1561150002, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 56 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

A comic book adaptation illustrated entirely by frames from the theatrical short. Interviews with director Rob Minkoff, animator Mark Kausler, and several...

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One of 600 numbered copies signed by each of the artists with a small pen sketch, Very Fine, Daniela Strijleva, Katy Wu, Jennifer Chang, Daniela Strijleva, Katy Wu & Jennifer Chang, 2011, 1st, 7 inches, 8.5 inches, 34 pages, 15 full-page color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English, English

Fifteen wonderful and charming full-page illustrations by Pixar artists Jennifer Chang, Daniela Strijleva, and Katy Wu. There is no story in the...

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Round Robin 3
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One of 600 numbered copies, Very Fine, Daniela Strijleva, Katy Wu, Jennifer Chang, Chang, Daniela Strijleva, Katy Wu, Jennifer, 2012, 1st, 7 inches, 8.5 inches, 34 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

ROUND ROBIN  is a collaborative illustration project consisting of three books undertaken by Daniela Strijleva, Katy Wu, and Jennifer C. Chang....

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Noela Hueso, Hueso, Noela, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, London, Titan Books, 2021, 1st, 9781789095128, 10.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, color illustrations throughout, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

You'll be forgiven for thinking Rumble, what's that? Rumble is an animated feature from Paramount. This book features VisDev artwork by Production...

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Brian Taylor, Taylor, Brian, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Dundee, Scotland, XL5 Editions, 2003, 1st, 9780954587208, 12 inches, 9.5 inches, 152 pages, over 160 color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Rustboy started out purely as a hobby. I was looking for a substantial personal project to occupy my spare time, and decided to rekindle an old...

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S01: The Last Star
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Francesco Guarini, Guarini, Francesco, Near Fine (mild wear to covers and spine), La Citta delle Nuvole / Nemo Academy, Florence, Italy, 2019, 1st, 8.25 inches, 11.75 inches, 122 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

World building courtesy of a young Italian animation artist. A limited edition art book produced by the Nemo Academy, the animation school in Florence,...

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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, PIE International, Tokyo, 2022, 978-4-7562-5553-2, 9.1 inches, 7.2 inches, 168 pages, over 160 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Character designs and concept art by artist-designers Nal, Koichi, and Ryota Murayama. From the publisher: We'll show you everything behind the scenes...

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Samurai Jack Classics, Vol. 2
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Robbie Busch, Scott Cohn, Busch, Robbie, Cohn, Scott, Fine, IDW Publishing, San Diego, 2014, 1st, 10.2 inches, 6.5 inches, 148 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

Collects material from Cartoon Network Action Pack (2006) #21-60. Written by Robbie Busch. Art by Scott Cohn. Cover by Ethen Beavers. From the publisher:...

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Samurai Jack, Vol. 2
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Jim Zub, Brittney Williams, Andy Suriano, Ethen Beavers, Zub, Jim, Williams, Andy Suriano, Ethen Beavers, Brittney, Very Fine, IDW Publishing, San Diego, 2014, 1st, 10.2 inches, 6.5 inches, 120 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

Collects Samurai Jack (2013 IDW) #6-10. Written by Jim Zub. Art by Brittney Williams. Cover by Andy Suriano. From the publisher: Jack's journey to...

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Samurai Jack, Vol. 3
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Jim Zub, Andy Suriano, Ethen Beavers, Zub, Jim, Suriano, Ethen Beavers, Andy, Very Fine, IDW Publishing, San Diego, 2015, 1st, 10.2 inches, 6.5 inches, 120 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

Collects Samurai Jack (2013 IDW) #11-15. Written by Jim Zub. Art by Andy Suriano and Ethen Beavers. Cover by Andy Suriano. From the publisher: After...

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Satellitesoda, Book 3
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VF, 2010, 1st, pictorial boards

A full color art sampler from 30 artists at satellitesoda.com. Concept artists, creature designers, animators, illustrators, etc. creating full-color...

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Jennifer Bass and Pat Kirkham, Saul Bass, Bass and Pat Kirkham, Jennifer, Bass, Saul, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket issued in publisher's shrinkwrap, Laurence King, London, 2011, 9781856697521, 11.75 inches, 10.5 inches, 440 pages, 1484 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

From the publisher: This is the first book to be published on one of the greatest American designers of the 20th century, who was as famous for his work...

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Pixoloid Studios, Pixoloid Studios, Signed by artists Mark Molnar and Gaspar Gombos, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Buhl, France, Editions Caurette, 2019, 1st, 9791096315338, 8.5 inches, 12 inches, 282 pages, over 250 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Signed by Mark Molnar and Gaspar Gombos! Art by Gaspar Gombos, Mark Molnar, David Metzger, Janos Gardos, Zsolt 'Mike' Szabados, Orsolya Villanyi,...

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Terryl Whitlatch, Whitlatch, Terryl, Very Fine, Culver City, Design Studio Press, 2015, 9 inches, 12 inches, 168 pages, over 300 color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: What is creature design? We all have a notion - mostly consisting of evocative images of otherworldly beings galloping, swimming,...

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Sentinel II
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Syd Mead, Mead, Syd, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light shelfwear otherwise very flat, tight, clean), Tokyo, Kodansha, 1987, 1st, 4062034522, 11.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 116 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English Japanese

An incredible copy of this slightly revised and updated reprinting of the original Sentinel - the very first retrospective of this visionary designer and...


Syd Mead, Mead, Syd, Very Good+ in Very Good+ dustjacket (moderate edgewear to dustjacket), Tokyo, Kodansha, 1987, 1st, 4062034522, 11.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 116 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English Japanese

Sentinel II (1987) is a slightly revised and updated "recreation of the original Sentinel, published in 1979 by Dragon's Dream." - the very first...

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Stefan Kanfer, Kanfer, Stefan, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear to dustjacket), Scribner, New York, 1997, 1st, 9.5 inches, 6.5 inches, 256 pages, 12 color and 46 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, English

From the dustjacket: An intimate and astonishing illustrated history of American animation, its legends, and its legacy. Acclaimed critic and historian...

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Very Fine in box, Burbank, Walt Disney, 1994

A set of four glass champagne flutes commemorating the 1994 opening of the Walt Disney Feature Animation Building on Riverside Drive AKA The Hat Building....

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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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Fraser MacLean, MacLean, Fraser, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Chronicle, San Francisco, 2011, 2nd, 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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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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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...


Hal Erickson, Sid and Marty Kroft, Erickson, Hal, Kroft, Sid and Marty, Fine, issued without dustjacket, McFarland & Company, Jefferson, NC, 1998, 9780786405183, 9.25 inches, 6 inches, 294 pages, Hardcover, decorative cloth, English

From the publisher: H.R. Pufnstuf, Lidsville, Sigmund and the Sea Monsters, Land of the Lost: For a generation of children growing up in the late sixties...

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Small bump to one corner, Sideshow Collectibles, 2007, 1st, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This is one of Sideshow Collectibles' annual hardcover art books/retrospective catalogs featuring sharp focus, highly detailed, color photography of...

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