Animation & Film

 
Charles Solomon, Solomon, Charles, Two vertical folds to the front free endpapers otherwise Fine in Fine dustjacket, Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2010, 1st, 9.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 176 pages, over 250 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

A sharp copy of the strangely out of print Toy Story 3 artbook. An extended introduction covers the story and visual development of all three Toy Story...

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The Official Art of 2010
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Syd Mead, George Jensen,, Mead, George Jensen,, Syd, Near Fine (light thumbdents, spine unbroken, very flat, tight, clean), New York, Wallaby, 1984, 1st, 00671543369, 10 inches, 7 inches, 96 pages, black & white illustrations, softcover, color wraps

Quite scarce design book for the 1984 film directed by Peter Hyams. A fully illustrated, behind-the-scenes look at the early stages and evolution of the...

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The Art of Robots
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Amid Amidi, Amidi, Amid, Remainder mark otherwise Fine in Fine dustjacket, San Francisco, Chronicle, 2005, 1st, 978-0811845496, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, color illustrations throughout, hardcover, boards, English

Pre-production artwork & design from the Blue Sky Studios film. Preface by William Joyce. Foreword by Chris Wedge. Artwork by William Joyce, Michael...

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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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The Art of Marc Davis
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Marc Davis, Davis, Marc, Very Good+ (moderate wear to the edges, no thumbdents), Howard Lowery, Burbank, 1994, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 58 pages, 2 color and 59 black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

The catalogue for a 1993 gallery exhibition of 54 personal works by Disney animator and Imagineer Marc Davis: paintings, watercolors, drawings, nudes, still...

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Noela Hueso, Nicolas Cage, Hueso, Nicolas Cage, Noela, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, London, Titan Books, 2013, 1st, 9781781164112, 10.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 176 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: The Croods takes us back to the beginning, to a previously undiscovered era known as the Croodaceous period, a time when Mother...

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Ramin Zahed, Zahed, Ramin, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, San Rafael, Insight Editions, 2012, 1st, 9781608871087, 10.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 156 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. From the Publisher: In Rise of the Guardians, North (Alec Baldwin), Bunnymund (Hugh Jackman), Tooth (Isla Fisher), and Sandman try to...

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Carl Macek, Macek, Carl, Very Good+ (spine faded, slight stain to cover, page edges slightly toned, light thumbdents, binding and interior very sound, flat, tight, clean), New York, New York Zoetrope, 1981, 1st, 0918432383, 9.25 inches, 7.5 inches, 128 pages, 90 color and over 100 black & white illustrations, softcover, color wraps, English

The making of the 1981 animated feature. Storyboards, layouts, cel setups and model sheets are accompanied by behind-the-scenes commentary explaining the...

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Juan Pablo Reyes Lancaster Jones, Kalikolehua Hurley, Jones, Kalikolehua Hurley, Juan Pablo Reyes Lancaster, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2022, 1st, 9781797218434, 9.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 176 pages, color, Hardcover, boards, English

Don Hall, the director of Strange World, says, "We're really proud of the movie and the Art of book is amazing." and he's agreed to sign the book for us....

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Amid Amidi, Amidi, Amid, Fine in Fine 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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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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Amid Amidi, Amidi, Amid, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear to the top of the spine, clean, tight), 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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Ollie Johnston, Frank Thomas, Johnston, Frank Thomas, Ollie, With a bookplate signed by Ollie Johnston and Frank Thomas attached to the title page, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (edges toned, dusty, moderate wear to dustjacket edges), Hyperion, New York, 1993, 1st, 11.25 inches, 10.5 inches, 232 pages, 250 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, English

The two veteran Disney animators' third book. A profile and analysis of 55 Disney villains. An oversize volume spotlighting memorable villains from more...

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Harry Tytle, Tytle, Harry, One of 750 numbered copies signed by the author, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, A.S.A.P. Publishing, Royal Oak, MI, 1997, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, xiv, 242 pages, 5 tipped-in color plates (of drawings by Disney artists) and 22 full-page black & white photographs, illustrated front and rear endpapers, hardcover, cloth with color plate laid on, English

A behind the scenes look at the Disney Studios by "Walt's right hand man." Harry Tytle worked at Disney Studios from 1936 until 1976; for the majority of...

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This product will be available on 11/08/2022
Alexandre Poncet, Gilles Penso, Phil Tippett, Poncet, Gilles Penso, Alexandre, Tippett, Phil, A bookplate signed by Phil Tippett is tipped into the the front of the book, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, Raleigh, NC, Cameron Books, 2022, 1st, 9781951836559, 13.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 528 pages, color and black & white illustrations throughout, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Phil Tippett has kindly agreed to sign bookplates for us. The bookplate will be tipped into the front of the book. This title will be released on...

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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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Character Design Quarterly 21
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Very Fine, Worcestershire, 3dtotal Publishing, 2022, 1st, 9781912843510, 10.6 inches, 8.2 inches, 104 pages, color, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: CDQ 21 is packed full of tutorials, interviews, and art from industry veterans and newcomers alike. Among this issue's highlights are...

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Toshihiro Kawamoto Sketch Book
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Toshihiro Kawamoto, Kawamoto, Toshihiro, Mild bump to the lower corner otherwise Very Fine, Japan, Style, 2020, 1st, 9784902948325, 11.75 inches, 8.4 inches, 256 pages, color and black & white illustrations throughout, Softcover, French wraps, Japanese

Toshihiro Kawamoto is a Japanese animator, co-founder and director of the anime studio Bones. He was character designer and animation director of Cowboy...

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Paperman
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John Kahrs, et al, Kahrs, et al, John, Very Fine, Disney Animation, Burbank, 2012, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 40 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

This booklet collects character drawings and other studies and artwork for the experimental Disney short. This booklet was produced in a limited run for...


Very Fine, Anthony Holden, Holden, Anthony, 2021, 1st, 9780692350805, 8 inches, 6 inches, 160 pages, color and black & white illustrations throughout, Softcover, wraps, English

A great collection of drawings by animation artist and illustrator Anthony Holden. 160 pages of artwork including sketches, development art, finished...

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Frank Tashlin
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Very Good+ (moderate wear), Claire Johnston, Paul Willemen, Frank Tashlin, Johnston, Paul Willemen, Claire, Tashlin, Frank, Edinburgh Film Festival / Screen, 1973, 1st, 6.5 inches, 6 inches, 152 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

The first monograph devoted to animation and live action director Frank Tashlin (1913 - 1972). A career tribute and study released for the Edinburgh Film...

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James Arena, Arena, James, Near Fine (light wear to the covers, very flat, tight, clean), McFarland & Company, Jefferson, NC, 2012, 9780786466788, 9 inches, 6 inches, viii, 208 pages, black & white photographs, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: From 1973 to 1987, Fright Night was a fixture of the late Saturday evening schedule on independent New York television station...

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This product will be available on 10/14/2022
Ramin Zahed, Zahed, Ramin, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, London, Titan Books, 2022, 1st, 9781789098648, 9.1 inches, 11.7 inches, 256 pages, color and black & white illustrations throughout, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Our copies will be autographed by LD+R Executive Producer Tim Miller and Supervising Director Jennifer Yuh Nelson--both of whom have also directed...

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Bobby Chiu, Kei Acedera, Chiu, Kei Acedera, Bobby, Near Fine (covers rubbed, very flat, tight, clean), Imaginism Studios, North York, ON, 2006, 1st, 10 inches, 7 inches, 72 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

Sketches, drawings, and color illustrations by artists Chiu and Acedera in a variety of media. Plus The Making of the Cover Painting - Tutorial by Bobby...

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Bobby Chiu, Kei Acedera, Chiu, Kei Acedera, Bobby, Near Fine (light cover rubbing, very flat, tight, clean), Imaginism Studios, Markham, Ontario, 2005, 1st, 10 inches, 7 inches, 80 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

An early collection from Bobby Chiu and Imaginism Studios. 2 Digital Painting Tutorials by Bobby Chiu Subway Sketching Tips by Bobby Chiu Art Gallery...

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Bobby Chiu, Chiu, Bobby, Inscribed by artists Bobby Chiu and Kei Acedera, Near Fine (mild curl to the corner, otherwise very flat, tight, clean), Imaginism Studios, Toronto, 2006, 1st, 10 inches, 7 inches, 72 pages, color, softcover, wraps

Art, Sketches and a Tutorial by Bobby Chiu, Guest Artists Gallery: Kei Acedera, Gavin Ball, Fred Bastide, Carlos Cabrera, Robin Mitchell, Richard Rosenman,...

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Bobby Chiu, Kei Acedera, Chiu, Kei Acedera, Bobby, Inscribed by artists Bobby Chiu and Kei Acedera, Near Fine (mild curl to the corner, thumbdent, otherwise very flat, tight, clean), Toronto, Imaginism Studios, 1st, 10 inches, 7 inches, 72 pages, color, softcover, wraps

Sketches, drawings, and color illustrations by artists Chiu and Acedera in a variety of media. Plus Mayan Samurai--a Collaboration and Tutorial by Alberto...

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Bobby Chiu, Kei Acedera, Chiu, Kei Acedera, Bobby, One of 1000 numbered copies, Near Fine (cover wear, very flat, tight, clean), Imaginism Studios, Toronto, 2008, 1st, 10 inches, 7 inches, 72 pages, color, softcover, wraps

Sketches, drawings, and color illustrations by artists Chiu and Acedera in a variety of media. Plus a Guest Artists Gallery including Pascal Campion,...

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Bobby Chiu, Kei Acedera, Chiu, Kei Acedera, Bobby, Signed by artists Bobby Chiu and Kei Acedera, Near Fine (light cover wear, very flat, tight, clean), Imaginism Studios, Toronto, 2009, 1st, 10 inches, 7 inches, 72 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

This collection from 2009 is out of print. "A collection of [one- to fifteen-minute] Life Drawings by Bobby Chiu and Kei Acedera. Full of costumed life...

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Robert Henning, Dan Sayre Groesbeck, Henning, Robert, Groesbeck, Dan Sayre, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara Museum of Art, 2001, 1st, 0899511066, 9 inches, 11.4 inches, 71 pages, over 100 color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

After a decade as a magazine and book illustrator, serving with the Allied forces in Russia, and several mural paintings, Groesbeck began a 25 year...

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Robert Henning, Dan Sayre Groesbeck, Henning, Robert, Groesbeck, Dan Sayre, Fine, Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, 2001, 1st, 9 inches, 11.4 inches, 71 pages, over 100 color illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

After a decade as a magazine and book illustrator, serving with the Allied forces in Russia, and several mural paintings, Groesbeck began a 25 year...

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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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Mindy Aloff, Aloff, Mindy, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear to dustjacket edges), New York, Disney, 2008, 1st, 9781423100799, 10.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 176 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Out of print. From the publisher: The ballet for hippo ballerinas and their crocodile cavaliers (plus a corps de ballet of ostriches and elephants)...

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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Dark Horse, Milwaukie, 2021, 9781506720463, 12.3 inches, 9.3 inches, 216 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This full-color hardcover artbook showcases the third and fourth seasons of the animated science-fiction adventures of everyone's favorite alcoholic...

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Miwa Shirow, Shirow, Miwa, Very Fine, Pie International, Tokyo, 2020, 9784756252968, 9.1 inches, 7.2 inches, 304 pages, color illustrations throughout, Softcover, wraps, English

Shirow Miwa is a Japanese manga artist and illustrator. He is well known for his manga DOGS / BULLETS & CARNAGE which is serialized in the manga...

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Very Fine, 3dtotal Publishing, Worcester, 2020, 9781912843183, 11.6 inches, 8.8 inches, 288 pages, color illustrations throughout, Softcover, wraps, English

"What is it about the characters we see in our favorite books, animated films, and games that make us laugh, cry, and respond to them? How do character...

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The Art of The Wonderland
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Illya Kushinov, Kushinov, Illya, Very Fine, PIE International, Tokyo, 2020, 9784756251978, 10.1 inches, 7.4 inches, 220 pages, color illustrations throughout, Hardcover

"The Wonderland" is a Japanese anime film based on a novel written in 1981. Directed by Keiichi Hara, the award-winning director who is most notable for...

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Yoh Yoshinari, Yoshinari, Yoh, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Style, Tokyo, 2017, 1st, 8.3 inches, 11.75 inches, 170 pages, black & white with 2 pages in color, Softcover, wraps, Japanese

Yoh Yoshinari is the animation artist working at GAINIX and Trigger Studios that gave you FLCL, Gurren Lagann, and Kill la Kill. This second volume of...

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Yoh Yoshinari, Yoshinari, Yoh, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Style, Tokyo, 2016, 2nd 2021, 8.3 inches, 11.75 inches, 312 pages, black & white, Softcover, wraps, Japanese

312 pages of rough sketches by the artist that gave you FLCL, Gurren Lagann, and Kill la Kill - Yoh Yoshinari. It includes all of the hit series from the...

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Fine, issued without dustjacket, Richmond Hill, ON, Udon Entertainment, 2020, 1st, 9781772941364, 12 inches, 8.5 inches, 288 pages, color and black & white illustrations throughout, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Take a deep dive into the design process behind the iconic characters of the Street Fighter franchise. This includes a detailed showcase of the raw concept...

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Batman: Animated
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Paul Dini, Chip Kidd, Dini, Chip Kidd, Paul, Fine, Harper Collins, New York, 1998, 1st paperback printing, 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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Sketches by Silver
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Stephen Silver, Silver, Stephen, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Silvertoons, Simi Valley, CA, 2005, 1st, 6.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the character designer of Kim Possible and other animated series, his first collection of sketchbook drawings. Figure drawings, caricatures, animals,...

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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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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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The Art of Star Wars Rebels
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Dan Wallace, Dave Filoni, Carrie Beck, Wallace, Dave Filoni, Carrie Beck, Dan, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, Dark Horse, Milwaukie, 2020, 978-1-50671-091-4, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 216 pages, color and black & white illustrations throughout, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: The award-winning animation team of Dave Filoni, Simon Kinberg, and Carrie Beck, along with the talented artists at Lucasfilm...

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Adam Bray, Bray, Adam, Fine, issued without dustjacket, New York, Dorling Kindersley, 2018, 1st British, 9780241347447, 12 inches, 10.2 inches, 200 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards

Join Captain America, Thor, Iron Man, Black Widow, and the Guardians of the Galaxy on a stunning journey through the Marvel Cinematic Universe! DK is...

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Didier Ghez, Ghez, Didier, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2017, 9781452151939, 9.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 248 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

"This book tells the story of each of these artists - Eduardo Sola Franco, Johnny Walbridge, Jack Miller, Campbell Grant, James Bodrero and Martin Provensen...

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