Animation & Film

 
Rick Goldschmidt, Rankin/Bass, Goldschmidt, Rick, Rankin/Bass, Diagonal crease to the back cover otherwise Fine, Tiger Mountain Press, Issaquah, WA, 1997, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, viii, 176 pages, over 500 illustrations with 16 pages in color, softcover, wraps, English

A first printing of this out of print book. From the publisher: Arthur Rankin and Jules Bass are best-known for producing some of the most popular...

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E.G. Lutz, Lutz, E.G., Very Fine in Very Good dustjacket (dustjacket torn, spine sunned), Bedford, MA, Applewood, 1998, 1st, 1557094748, 8.25 inches, 5.5 inches, xx, 261 pages, black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A bit of animation history. A facsimile reprint of the classic 1920 text that was used by Walt Disney and other animation pioneers at the dawn of the...

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#13 of 150 deluxe editions signed by the artist on an extra color plate, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Bill Presing, Presing, Bill, 2008, 1st, 7.25 inches, 6 inches, 192 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial cloth, English

This long out-of-print deluxe edition includes a signed & numbered color bookplate with an extra illustration of a sexy blonde! A second collection...

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Charles Solomon, Solomon, Charles, Very Good+ in Very Good+ dustjacket (bump to one lower corner, spine ends lightly pushed, otherwise Fin, New York, Abrams, 1998, 1st, 0810943697, 12.5 inches, 10.75 inches, 192 pages, over 500 color illustrations, hardcover, Boards, English

The making of coffee table book for Dreamworks' first animated feature. Full of wonderful production artwork. Scarce.

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Chris Bentley, Gerry Anderson, Bentley, Chris, Anderson, Gerry, Fine, London, Reynolds & Hearn, 2003, 1st, 9781903111413, 9 inches, 6.75 inches, 288 pages, 32 pages of color and black & white photographs, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: For over 40 years, producer Gerry Anderson has entertained television viewers with his own unique style of programs. Now, for the...

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Very Fine, Peter Valentin, Valentin, Peter, Independently Published, 2020, 1st, 9798642834800, 9 inches, 6 inches, 52 pages, 40 color photographs, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: This book concentrates on all the McElroy Ventriloquist figures that are known to exist, plus a couple of other items, like their...

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Simon Archer, Marcus Hearn, Gerry Anderson, Archer, Marcus Hearn, Simon, Anderson, Gerry, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, London, BBC Books, 2002, 1st, 9780563534815, 9.5 inches, 6.5 inches, 288 pages, 8 pages of color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Out of print. From the publisher: Gerry Anderson created Thunderbirds, Captain Scarlet, Stingray and Fireball XL5. This biography recounts the...

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Leslie Clark, Les Clark, Clark, Leslie, Clark, Les, Fine, Las Vegas, Theme Park Press, 2019, 1st, 9781683902263, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 210 pages, over 80 black & white illustrations and photographs, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the back cover: An Animator's Life "Bring some of your drawings in and let's see what they look like." That's what Walt Disney told Les Clark...

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Glenn Bray, Harvey Kurtzman, Bray, Glenn, Kurtzman, Harvey, Limited to 1000 copies, Fine, Glenn Bray, Sylmar, CA, 1976, 1st, 9 inches, 6 inches, 120 pages, 197 black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

An index of Kurtzman's work in all media: comic book work, EC work, magazine and newspaper articles, Kurtzman edited publications, books and paperbacks,...

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Stephen Rebello, Jane Healey, Rebello, Jane Healey, Stephen, Very Good with Fine obi band (all four corners bumped and soft, the boards are showing through at two corners, spine ends slightly blunted, interior sound), New York, Hyperion Books, 1997, 1st, 9780786862634, 11.25 inches, 12 inches, 192 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

The surprisingly scarce coffee table art book on the making of the Disney film directed by Ron Clements and John Musker. Featuring design work by Gerald...

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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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Mark Cotta Vaz, Vaz, Mark Cotta, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light shelfwear), Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2003, 1st, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, over 400 color illustrations, hardcover, boards, English

Out of print. Pre-production art & storyboards from the Pixar film. Art by Ralph Eggleston, Simon Varela, Peter De Seve, & others. Storyboards by...

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Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (small light bump to the two upper corners, very light wear to dustjacket), San Francisco, Chronicle, 2001, 1st, 9780811833882, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 144 pages, over 400 color illustrations, hardcover, boards, English

Out of print. Pre-production artwork & design from the Pixar film. Concept art by Ricky Nierva, Harley Jessup, Lou Romano, Geefwee Boedoe, Carter...

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The Art of Bolt - First Edition
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Mark Cotta Vaz, Vaz, Mark Cotta, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light bump to the two upper corners, light edgewear to dustjacket), San Francisco, Chronicle, 2008, 1st, 9780811865319, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, over 300 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Includes more than 300 pieces of pre-production artwork & designs from the Disney film: storyboards, digital paintings, pencil sketches, character...

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The Art of Ratatouille
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Karen Paik, Paik, Karen, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Chronicle, San Francisco, 2007, 4th, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, color, hardcover, boards, English

The book includes more than 200 pieces of pre-production artwork & designs from the Pixar film: storyboards, full-color pastels, digital and pencil...

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Tracy Miller-Zarneke, Miller-Zarneke, Tracy, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (small light bump to the two upper corners, very light edgewear to dustjacket), Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2014, 1st, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 176 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Concept art from Disney's Planes and Planes: Fire and Rescue. From the publisher: In Disney's Planes and Planes: Fire and Rescue, the big-hearted crop...

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Maggie Malone, Jennifer Lee, Malone, Jennifer Lee, Maggie, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (very light wear to topedge of dustjacket), San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2012, 1st, 9781452111018, 1452111014, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A sharp first printing. From the Publisher: In Wreck-It Ralph, Disney's team of artists explores the hidden world of video games, from classic 8-bit...

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The Art of Up
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Near Fine in Very Fine dustjacket (binding cracked, otherwise Fine), Chronicle, San Francisco, 2009, 6th, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, 250 color illustrations, hardcover, boards, English

Pre-production artwork and design from the animated film. From the publisher: After Toy Story, Ratatouille, WALL-E, and other award-winning...

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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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Amid Amidi, Amidi, Amid, With an illustrated bookplate signed by the artist William Joyce, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear), San Francisco, Chronicle, 2005, 1st, 978-0811845496, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, color, 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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Ted Sennett, Bill Hanna, Joe Barbara, Sennett, Ted, Hanna, Joe Barbara, Bill, Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (mild edgewear to the dustjacket, spine sunned), New York, Viking Studio Books, 1989, 1st, 9780670829781, 0670829781, 11.5 inches, 11.5 inches, xviii, 272 pages, color illustrations throughout, hardcover, cloth, English

A coffee table art book chronicling the history of animation director-producers Bill Hanna and Joseph Barbera. Includes Tom & Jerry, Yogi Bear, The...

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Please Stand by: The Prehistory of Television
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Michael Ritchie, Ritchie, Michael, Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (three-quarter-inch tear to the dustjacket), Woodstock, NY, Overlook Books, 1994, 1st, 9780879515461, 9.5 inches, 7.5 inches, 248 pages, 48 pages of black & white photographs, Hardcover, cloth spine, English

A look back at the rough pioneer beginnings of TV, written by Michael Ritchie (1938 - 2001) film director, producer and writer (The Candidate, Smile, The...

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Kelly Asbury, Asbury, Kelly, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (rubbing to dustjacket), Santa Monica, CA, Angel City Press, 2003, 1st, 9781883318284, 9.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 128 pages, color and black & white illustrations throughout, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A passion project of the late Disney and Dreamworks animation director and story artist Kelly Asbury, this is a tribute to the Golden Age of ventriloquism...

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John Peel, Peel, John, Fine, Borgo Press, Canoga Park, CA, 1986, 9780809580170, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 60 pages, black & white photographs, Softcover, color wraps, English

Discusses the creation, characters, episodes, and cast of the British television series about the espionage agent who attempts to retire and finds himself...


A Arnold Gillespie, A. Arnold Gillespie, Gillespie, A Arnold, Gillespie, A. Arnold, Very Fine, Duncan, OK, BearManor Media, 2012, 1st, 9781593932923, 11 inches, 8.25 inches, 384 pages, over 400 black & white photographs, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the collection of Steve Sherman, we offer this print-on-demand title in pristine condition. From the publisher: Every art has its stars. Buddy...

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Gary Russell, Russell, Gary, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Boston, Houghton Mifflin, 2002, 1st, 0-618-21290-6, 11.25 inches, 9 inches, 192 pages, 500 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. From the publisher: With complete and unrestricted access to artwork created over a five-year-period, this authoritative and...

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Gary Russell, Russell, Gary, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Boston, Houghton Mifflin, 2003, 1st, 0-618-33130-1, 11.25 inches, 9 inches, 192 pages, 600 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. From the publisher: This official, fully authorized book includes pencil sketches by Alan Lee and John Howe, costume designs by...

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Yes, M'lady: A Personal Memoir
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Sylvia Anderson, Sylvia Anderson, Anderson, Sylvia, Anderson, Sylvia, Near Fine (light wear to covers, flat, tight, clean), London, Smith Gryphon, 1991, 3rd, 9781856850117, 9.25 inches, 6.25 inches, x, 118+24 pages, with 24 pages of color and black & white photographs, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: Behind the scenes of the 1960s TV series "Thunderbirds" is Sylvia Anderson, who co-originated the programmes and was the voice of...

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Martin Shubrook, Derek Meddings, Shubrook, Martin, Meddings, Derek, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear), Shubrook Bros., Essex, 2008, 9780955610110, 11.5 inches, 10 inches, 160 pages, over 300 color photographs, Hardcover, cloth, English

Out of print. From the publisher: 'Special Effects Superman', is a tribute to Derek Meddings & his amazing career. The book includes over 300...

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Kevin Scott Collier, Collier, Kevin Scott, Very Fine, Burbank, CA, Cartoon Research, 2018, 1st, 9781723388729, 9 inches, 6 inches, 72 pages, over 72 black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

A print-on-demand monograph produced by Jerry Beck's Cartoon Research. From the publisher: Cartoon Research presents The Hare Raising Tales of...

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Jack C Lewis, Lewis, Jack C, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Scarecrow Press, Lanham, MD, 2002, 9780810843585, 8.75 inches, 5.5 inches, xviii, 244+32 pages, 32 pages of black & white photographs, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: From the silent era into the early days of television, hundreds of small production companies turned out low-budget films that were...

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Alexis Prevost, Claude Gaillard, Prevost, Claude Gaillard, Alexis, Very Fine in publisher's shrinkwrap, Huginn & Muninn, Paris, 2018, 9782364806696, 8.3 inches, 6 inches, 160 pages, color illustrations throughout, Softcover, wraps, French

Return to the days of Schwartzenegger, Chuck Norris, Dolph Lundgren, and others "in the Green Hell of Rambosploitation!" This book surveys the '80s...

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Lucky Boy - Coquin de sort
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Bill Presing, Presing, Bill, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Ankama, 2021, 1st, 9791033512653, 12.7 inches, 9.5 inches, 80 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The French edition of Bill Presing's new graphic novel. Click here if you prefer the English language edition. From the publisher: Who knew that a...

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Kevin Scott Collier, Collier, Kevin Scott, Near Fine (light cover wear), Cartoon Research, Burbank, CA, 2018, 9781984189806, 10 inches, 8 inches, 56 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

A print-on-demand monograph produced by Jerry Beck's Cartoon Research. From the publisher: Cartoon Research presents "Milton the Monster: Horror Hill...

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Planet of the Apes: The Evolution of the Legend
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Joe Fordham, Jeff Bond, Fordham, Jeff Bond, Joe, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear), London, Titan Books, 2014, 1st, 9781783291984, 13 inches, 10.25 inches, 256 pages, over 300 color photographs, Hardcover, pictorial cloth, English

Out of print. From the publisher: In 1968 audiences around the world were transported to a world eerily similar to their own, but where apes ruled...

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Kevin Scott Collier, Collier, Kevin Scott, Light bump to the corner otherwise Very Fine, Cartoon Research, Burbank, CA, 2019, 9781092645546, 10 inches, 8 inches, 84 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

A print-on-demand monograph produced by Jerry Beck's Cartoon Research. From the publisher: Cartoon Research presents "Clutch Cargo's Adventure Log...

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Supermarionation Classics
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Dave Rogers, John Marriot, Chris Drake, Graeme Bassett, Rogers, John Marriot, Chris Drake, Graeme Bassett, Dave, Fine in Fine dustjacket, London, Boxtree, 1993, 1st, 9781852839000, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 304 pages, over 300 color photographs, Hardcover, cloth, English

This hardcover volume collects three previous books: Stingray(1992), Thunderbirds Are Go! (1992) and Captain Scarlet and the Mysterons (1993). Out of...

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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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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...


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...


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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