Animation & Film

 
Yoshitaka Amano, Amano, Yoshitaka, Very Fine books in a Very Good+ clothbound traycase (the front of the box has a short tear in the cloth, general mild shelfwear), Japan, DigiCube Publishing, 2002, 1st, 4-925075-89-6, 12.75 inches, 12.25 inches, 704 pages, over 700 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial cloth, Japanese

This is the original Japanese edition from 2002! This comprehensive collection features over 700 mammoth pages of paintings and sketches that Amano did...

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Fine, Ryan Lang, Lang, Ryan, 2015, 1st, 10 inches, 8.5 inches, 56 pages, over 100 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

This is a compilation of wonderful digital paintings of characters from comics, film, and TV. Plus, Ryan includes very detailed step-by-step...

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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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Bruce Gordon, David Mumford, Herbert Dickens Ryman, Gordon, David Mumford, Bruce, Ryman, Herbert Dickens, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (prev. owner's name and a small stain on the front free endpaper otherwise Very Fine, dustjacket lightly worn atthe spine ends and corners), Santa Clarita, CA, Camphor Tree, 2000, 1st, 9780964605961, 13.625 inches, 10.325 inches, 252 pages, over 250 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Ryman's long association with Disney began in 1939 as a conceptual stylist and art director on Fantasia and Dumbo and later as a designer of the Disney...

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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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Jeff Kurtti, Kurtti, Jeff, Signed by the author, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, 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 Jeff Kurtti A Pristine First Printing of this book on Pixar's second feature, co-directed and written by Andrew Stanton. From the...

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Ray Harryhausen, Tony Dalton, Ray Harryhausen, Harryhausen, Tony Dalton, Ray, Harryhausen, Ray, Signed by both authors Harryhausen and Dalton on the half-title page, Very light bump to the tail of the spine otherwise Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, London, Aurum, 2008, 1st, 9781845133672, 11.5 inches, 10 inches, 240 pages, over 1000 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Signed by both authors Ray Harryhausen and Tony Dalton on the half-title page. From the publisher: Completes the trilogy that began with Ray...

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Ray Harryhausen & Tony Dalton, Ray Harryhausen, Harryhausen & Tony Dalton, Ray, Harryhausen, Ray, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Watson-Guptill, New York, 2008, 1st, 11.6 inches, 10 inches, 240 pages, over 1000 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Out of print. From the back cover: Completes the trilogy that began with Ray Harryhausen: An Animated Life and continued with The Art of Ray...

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A Dragon on the Hill Road
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Richard Huemer, Walt Peregoy, Huemer, Richard, Peregoy, Walt, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, Valley Village Press, North Hollywood, 1958, 1st, 8.75 inches, 6.25 inches, 80 pages, 8 full-page and 2 smaller black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Written and illustrated in 1958 by two veteran Disney animation artists, a narrative poem in which Lancelot, by the magic of Merlin's horn Oliphant, is...

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Richard Huemer, Walt Peregoy, Huemer, Richard, Peregoy, Walt, Near Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (small closed tear along the top edge otherwise only light wear), Valley Village Press, North Hollywood, 1958, 1st, 8.75 inches, 6.25 inches, 80 pages, 8 full-page and 2 smaller black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Written and illustrated in 1958 by two veteran Disney animation artists, a narrative poem in which Lancelot, by the magic of Merlin's horn Oliphant, is...

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A Kiss Goodnight
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Richard M. Sherman, Floyd Norman, Adrienne Norman, Sherman, Richard M., Norman, Adrienne Norman, Floyd, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Los Angeles, Disney Editions, 2017, 1st, 978-1-4847-8228-6, 11.25 inches, 9 inches, 48 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: A Kiss Goodnight is a valentine to Walt Disney from the legendary songwriter Richard Sherman. Opening with a touching story about...

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Bernard Cosey, Cosey, Bernard, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, IDW Publishing, San Diego, 2016, 978-1-63140-777-2, 11.25 inches, 9.75 inches, 66 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The first English language edition of this volume in the French publisher Glenat's series of one-shot albums paying homage to Disney's classic characters...

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Near Fine/Near Fine (light shelfwear), Roger Law, Law, Roger, Booth-Clibborn, 1992, 1st, 224 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, cloth

The British TV blog Broken-TV ranks this the number one book on the puppet comedy show Spitting Image: "Brilliant. A Nasty Piece Of Work is largely an...

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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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Fine, Ape Pen Publishing Co., Riverside, CA, 2002, 2nd Edition, 8.5 inches, 11 inches, 80 pages, 65 black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

This picture book contains over 60 black and white photos showing the construction of Disneyland in the 1950's. These are the rarely seen and...

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Peter de Seve, de Seve, Peter, Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Akileos, Paris, 2009, 1st, 12.25 inches, 11 inches, 240 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Signed by Peter with a drawing of Scrat! A career retrospective book on this fantastic illustrator and designer. A large format coffee table art book...

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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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A presentation copy warmly inscribed and dated by the artis, Very Good+ (top of spine bumped, corners rubbed, small dent to fore edge of rear board, 1/4" scratch on back cover), Gus Arriola, Harvey, R.C., Arriola, Gus, University of Mississippi Press, 2000, 1st, 157061601, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 256 pages, 460 black & white strips, 8pp of Sundays in color, Softcover, pictorial boards (without dust jacket as issued), English

A history of the long-running humor strip (1941 - 1985) as well as a biography of Arriola who was an animator at MGM, worked on Army training films, and...

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Adi Granov, Limited to 200 numbered copies, Very Fine in Very Fine folder, Granov, Adi, 2018, 1st, 8.25 inches, 5.75 inches

Six 8.25 x 5.75 double-sided color plates (color images on both sides) in a folder embossed and printed on both sides and the artist's business card mounted...

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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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Airshow
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Philip Castle, Castle, Philip, Near Fine (slight cover wear, tight, bright, clean), Surrey, Paper Tiger, 1989, 1st, 978-1850280453, 11.75 inches, 8.25 inches, 141 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

From 1989, Philip Castle's second art book with plenty of his trademark slick shiny warplanes, vintage and modern, and pin-up angels flying through blue...

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Alex Toth: by Design
  $300.00
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Darrell McNeil, Alex Toth, McNeil, Darrell, Toth, Alex, Very Good+ (mild rubbing to the corners and covers, light shelf wear, two mild thumbdents, internally Fine, very flat, tight, and clean), Gold Medal, Los Angeles, 1996, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 360 pages, over 2500 pieces of Toth artwork, softcover, wraps, English

An above average copy of this scarce book often found in quite poor shape. 360 densely packed pages of Toth artwork for the animation industry:...

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