Animation & Film

 
Bob Burns, John Michlig, Burns, John Michlig, Bob, Near Fine (light cover wear), San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2000, 1st, 9780811825726, 9.5 inches, 10 inches, 144 pages, over 150 color photographs, Softcover, French wraps, English

Out of print. From the publisher: Known to give up precious living space to display a full-size creature from the Black Lagoon or a pair of...

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Thunderbirds: The Vault
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Marcus Hearn, Hearn, Marcus, Fine, issued without dustjacket, London, Virgin Books, 2016, 1st, 9780753556351, 10.5 inches, 10.25 inches, 240 pages, over 750 color and black & white photographs, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. From the publisher: On September 30th, 1965, International Rescue successfully completed their first assignment, and the Tracy...

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Fine, issued without dustjacket, Sean Galloway, Galloway, Sean, 2010, 1st, 8.4 inches, 10.3 inches, 100 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The 2010 collection from this character designer (Spectacular Spider-Man, Hellboy Animated) and comics artist (Wednesday Comics). With over 60 pages of...


Signed by the artist, Fine, Jeff Merghart, Merghart, Jeff, 2012, 1st, 10 inches, 8 inches, 56 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

Out of print. Jeff Merghart's first collection of sketches has a little bit for everyone. Merghart draws pirates, monsters, and creatures from different...

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Charles Solomon, Solomon, Charles, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, Disney Editions, New York, 2014, 1st, 11.25 inches, 9.4 inches, 160 pages, over 250 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This out-of-prin t book is a treasure trove of Golden Book and Little Golden Book art, much of it taken from new scans/photographs of the original artwork...

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Jonathan Bresman, Bresman, Jonathan, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, Del Rey Books, New York, 1999, 1st, 12.1 inches, 9.4 inches, 224 pages, color, Hardcover, cloth spine, English

Art by Doug Chiang, Iain McCaig, Terryl Whitlatch, and others. From the publisher: Featuring conceptual illustrations, sequential art, and brilliant,...

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Mark Cotta Vaz, Cotta Vaz, Mark, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, Del Rey Books, New York, 2002, 1st, 12.1 inches, 9.4 inches, 224 pages, color, Hardcover, cloth spine, English

Art by Ryan Church, Erik Tiemens, Iain McCaig, Doug Chiang, and others. From the publisher: Filled with stunning examples of beautiful,...

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Rex Steele: Nazi Smasher
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Matt Peters, Bill Presing, Peters, Matt, Presing, Bill, Signed by the artist, Near Fine (light wear to the covers, very flat, tight, clean), New York, Monkeysuit Press, 2004, 1st, 0967328918, 10.25 inches, 6.75 inches, 132 pages, black & white, Softcover, French wraps, English

Bill Presing and Matt Peter's action-packed 85-page graphic novel. A pastiche of movie serials with a square jawed hero, his plucky Girl Friday, and an uber...

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One of 250 numbered copies signed by the artist, Fine, Wendy Park, Park, Wendy, 2016, 8 inches, 8 inches, 32 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

This is Wendy's second collection of her personal works. Beautiful digital images of nature-scapes and six pages of pen drawings. Wendy was background...

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#339 of 500 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very light rubbing to the upper corner, otherwise Very Fine, very flat, tight, clean), Louis Gonzales, Gonzales, Louis, Louis Gonzales, 2005, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 72 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

The artist has handcolored a drawing and added "Thank you. ..Lou.." in a word balloon. Louis Gonzales has worked for Warners, Sony, and Pixar. This...

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Inscribed by the artist with a drawing, Spine bent an inch from the bottom otherwise Fine, Shiyoon Kim, Kim, Shiyoon, 2015, 1st, 10 inches, 8 inches, 44 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Inscribed by the artist with a drawing: "To Stephan! Thank You!! Shiyoon" Character designer Shiyoon Kim's first self-published book is this children's...

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Kevin J. Anderson, Ralph McQuarrie, Anderson, Kevin J., McQuarrie, Ralph, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Bantam, New York, 1995, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 208 pages, color, hardcover, cloth spine, English

This book collects McQuarrie's production paintings for the original Star Wars trilogy as well as 24 new paintings. Loads of additional art by Joe...

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Mark Cotta Vaz, Vaz, Mark Cotta, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Del Rey, 1996, 1st, 0345381521, 12.25 inches, 10.5 inches, xiv, 330 pages, over 600 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A first printing of this heavy coffee table book on the second decade of ILM 1986-1996. Includes a list of ILM employees 1986-1996. From the publisher:...

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The Art of Toy Story 3
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Charles Solomon, Solomon, Charles, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2010, 3rd, 9.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 176 pages, over 250 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

Strangely out of print. Over 250 pieces of concept art from Toy Story 3: storyboards, color keys, reference photos and much more!

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The Art of the Matrix
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Larry and Andy Wachowski, Wachowski, Larry and Andy, Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (sharp corners and spine ends, only slight text block sag, dustjacket edgerubbed with a quarter inch tear along the flap fold), Newmarket Press, New York, 2000, 2nd, 11.2 inches, 8.75 inches, 488 pages, over 1000 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Out of print. The dustjacket is worn, but the book itself is a sharp copy of a title rarely found without bumps and other flaws. The full script...

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Dailies - Signed
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Signed by the artist, Near Fine (light wear to the front corner, otherwise very flat, tight, clean), Bobby Pontillas, Pontillas, Bobby, 2017, 1st, 8.1 inches, 8.1 inches, 72 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Bobby is an Animator and Character Designer, formerly at Disney. He was Director / Art Director of the Oscar Nominated Animated Short Film, One Small Step....

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Signed by the artist, Near Fine, John Nevarez, Nevarez, John, 2010, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 36 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps

John is a story artist previously at Disney, Pixar, and Sony. This is his 2010 collection of pencil drawings, full of John's trademark charm and imagination.


Bits & Pieces, Vol. 6
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Very Fine, John Nevarez, Nevarez, John, 2013, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 20 pages, black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

John is a story artist currently at previously at Pixar and Disney Feature Animation. John's 2013 collection of pencil drawings is entirely character and...

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Inscribed by the artist with a drawing, Fine, Natalie Hall, Hall, Natalie, 2013, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 28 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, wraps

Inscribed by the artist with a drawing: "To ___ Thanks so much! You made this happen! Natalie Hall" A very winning sketchbook from this L.A. illustrator...

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Inscribed by the artist with a sketch, Near Fine (very light wear to the covers, very flat, tight, clean), Brittney Lee, Lee, Brittney, 2011, 1st, 7.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 68 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

Inscribed by the artist with a lovely sketch. Brittney Lee's long out of print self-published collection of works. Evenly divided between her digital...

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#266 of 500 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Louis Gonzales, Gonzales, Louis, Louis Gonzales, 2005, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 72 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Louis Gonzales has worked for Warners, Sony, and Pixar. This sketchbook collects character drawings and life studies from 2003-2004. Louis started in...

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IceCream #1 - Signed & Numbered
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#25 of 500 copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Shane Glines, Glines, Shane, Shane Glines, 2001, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 52 pages, 119 black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

The first collection of sketches & drawings by the animation character designer. These drawings were created while Shane was working on Batman and...

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Signed by the artist, Near Fine (light bump to the lower corner of the last few pages, very flat, tight, clean), Gillian Reid, Reid, Gillian, 2012, 1st, 7.5 inches, 7.5 inches, 40 pages, black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

Gillian was a British character designer and animator (The Amazing World of Gumball) at the time she published this 2012 book full of her appealing pencil...

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Autumn in Berlin - Signed
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Signed by the artist, Near Fine (light wear to the corners, otherwise sharp, binding tight), Uwe Heidschotter, Heidschotter, Uwe, 2010, 1st, 8.25 inches, 6 inches, 60 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Out of print. Uwe Heidschötter is an animation director, character designer, and all-around artist. This is a collection of drawings of people he saw...

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Signed and dated "13" by the artist with a drawing, Near Fine (very light wear to the covers, very flat, tight, clean), Garrett Hanna, Hanna, Garrett, 2013, 1st, 8 inches, 6 inches, 44 pages, 41 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Signed and dated "13" by the artist with a drawing of a cool ninja-style turtle saying, "Deal with it." A great book of 41 color illustrations by Garrett...

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The Freaks Behind the Kitchen
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Very Fine, Juanjo Guarnido, Julien Rossire, Guarnido, Julien Rossire, Juanjo, Big Wow Art, 2015, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 36 pages, 57 black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

A 32-page collection of animation drawings from the Freak Kitchen music video directed by Juanjo Guarnido. Art by Juanjo, Julien Rossire and Fortiche...

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Lines Adorable - Signed
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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Jose Lopez, Lopez, Jose, Desoluz, 2014, 1st, 9 inches, 7 inches, 56 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Mariachi Samurai's creator Jose Lopez, animation art director and character designer, shows off his lighter side in this book containing some of his latest...

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Limited to 1000 copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Gustavo Duarte, Duarte, Gustavo, 2017, 1st, 10 inches, 7.25 inches, 32 pages, two-color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps

Gustavo's self-published comic book, "Não Acredite em Gnomos" (translation: "Don't Believe in Gnomes"), is a 22-page horror story told entirely...

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Harvey Deneroff, Don Bluth, Deneroff, Harvey, Bluth, Don, Near Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (light bump to one corner, interior Fine, dustjacket edgeworn), Harper Collins, New York, 1997, 1st, 11 inches, 8.9 inches, 96 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

This abridged edition of the coffee table art book for the Don Bluth's 1997 animated feature is 96 pages instead of 192 and 11 inches tall instead of 13....

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Gail Blasser Riley, Wah Ming Chang, Riley, Gail Blasser, Chang, Wah Ming, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (mild rubbing to the covers, corners sharp, interior Fine), Springfield, NJ, Enslow Publishers, 1995, 1st, 9780894906398, 9.25 inches, 8 inches, 112 pages, black & white photographs, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This children's book examines the life of sculptor-artist Wah Ming Chang, best known for his special effects sculpting of creatures and props for Disney...

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Cult TV: The Golden Age of ITC
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Robert Sellers, Sellers, Robert, Near Fine (slight flaring at the four corners, otherwise Very Fine), Plexus Publishing, London, 2007, 1st, 9 inches, 6.75 inches, 288 pages, over 250 black & white photographs, Softcover, color wraps, English

This out-of-print edition has 288 pages and over 250 black & white photographs.The next printing only has 50 photos. From the publisher: The...

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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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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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Flip for Fun
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Sandro Cleuzo, Cleuzo, Sandro, Very Good+ (corners moderately rubbed and worn, otherwise sound), La Citta delle Nuvole Edizioni / Nemo Academy, Florence, Italy, 2015, 1st, 8.25 inches, 8.25 inches, 228 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Sandro Cleuzo is an animator from Brazil who has worked on many major animated features. This is a large format, animation flip-book. A burly sailor takes a...

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Adam Allsuch Boardman, Boardman, Adam Allsuch, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, London, Nobrow Press, 2018, 1st, 9781910620403, 9.9 inches, 7.5 inches, 111 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

A fun book for film buffs with wonderful infographics by Boardman. From the publisher: Take a trip through the history of filmmaking in this...

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Vincent Terrace, Terrace, Vincent, Fine, issued without dustjacket, McFarland & Company, Jefferson, NC, 1997, 9780786401789, 10.25 inches, 7.25 inches, 792 pages, black & white photographs, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

When I was young, with only three television networks to choose from, the oddball pilot or summer series, good or bad, was a treat. They are only vaguely...

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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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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, Gwandanaland Comics, Copper City, MI, 2020, 9798581530344, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 338 pages, black & white illustrations and photographs, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: Easily the best 325+ pages of nostaliga entertainment you will ever find! These are the first five issues of SCREEN THRILLS...

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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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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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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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Scott Morse, Lou Romano, Don Shank, Nate Wragg, Morse, Lou Romano, Don Shank, Nate Wragg, Scott, Limited to 2000 copies, Fine with Fine obi band, 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...


Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear), Robert McKimson Jr, Robert McKimson, Charles McKimson, and Tom McKimson, McKimson Jr, Robert, McKimson, Charles McKimson, and Tom McKimson, Robert, Santa Monica Press, 2012, 1st, 11.25 inches, 9 inches, 232 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

"I Say, I Say . . . Son!" offers a rare behind-the-scenes look at the work of the McKimson brothers, three of the most accomplished and influential...

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Mugs & Beards
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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Brian Ajhar, Ajhar, Brian, Picturia Press, 2010, 1st, 7 inches, 7 inches, 40 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

"Mugs and Beards" was designed specifically for Illustrator/Character Designer Brian Ajhar's first appearance at the 2010 CTN Animation Expo. The book...

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The Art of Jay Ward Productions
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Darrell Van Citters, Van Citters, Darrell, Faint spotting to the top edge otherwise Fine in Fine dustjacket, Los Angeles, Oxberry Press, 2013, 1st, 978-0615847863, 9.5 inches, 12.75 inches, 352 pages, almost 1000 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, boards, English

Out of print. From the publisher: As the 1950s drew to a close, Jay Ward took two characters from an unsold series he had developed with his former...

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Don Hahn, Walt Stanchfield, Hahn, Don, Stanchfield, Walt, Near Fine (mild shelf wear, mild toning to the edges of the covers), Focal Press, Oxford, 2009, 1st, 11 inches, 8.25 inches, xviii, 403 pages, black & white with some color, softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: Published for the first time ever, Drawn to Life is a two volume collection of the legendary lectures from long-time Disney animator...

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Don Hahn, Walt Stanchfield, Hahn, Don, Stanchfield, Walt, Near Fine (mild shelf wear, mild toning to the edges of the covers), Focal Press, Oxford, 2009, 1st, 11 inches, 8.25 inches, xvi, 354 pages, black & white with some color, softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: Published for the first time ever, Drawn to Life is a two volume collection of the legendary lectures from long-time Disney animator...

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