Animation & Film

 
The Art of John Alvin
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Andrea Alvin, John Alvin, Alvin, Andrea, Alvin, John, Very Fine/Very Fine, Titan Books, London, 2014, 1st, 12.5 inches, 9.25 inches, 160 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, boards, English

From the publisher: John Alvin's movie poster art is among the most iconic of the last 40 years, from Disney films such as Beauty and the Beast and...

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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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Florent Gorges, Yoshitaka Amano, Gorges, Florent, Amano, Yoshitaka, Limited to 500 copies signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase in publisher's shrinkwrap, Milwaukie, Dark Horse, 2018, 1st, 978-1-50670-754-9, 10 inches, 11 inches, 424 pages, 400 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Yoshitaka Amano: The Illustrated Biography--Beyond the Fantasy is a beautiful celebration of the life and imagery of Japan's master...

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Colossus
  $75.00
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Mark Andrews, Fine, Andrews, Mark, Crazyfish, 2000, 1st, color wraps, English

The first published version of this graphic novel by Pixar story artist Mark Andrews (The Incredibles). Out of Print, and scarce in this hand-drawn...

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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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Tex Avery
  $75.00
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Patrick Brion, Tex Avery, Brion, Patrick, Avery, Tex, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (top edge of dustjacket lightly rubbed), Paris, Chene, 1984, 2nd 2000, 9782851083715, 12.5 inches, 10 inches, 176 pages, over 300 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, boards, French

A detailed filmography of every one of Avery's films for Warner Bros., MGM & Universal. Each entry includes credits, synopsis, and a frame from the...

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Hans Bacher, Bacher, Hans, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, Japan, Born Digital, 2007, 1st, 9784862460080, 8.5 inches, 11.25 inches, 216 pages, 400 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, Japanese

The true first edition of Bacher's phenomenal book is this Japanese edition which preceded the English language edition by a full year. This is the first...

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Signed and dated by the artist with a drawing, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (light wear), Ben Balistreri, Balistreri, Ben, 2008, 1st, 15.5 inches, 12.5 inches, 64 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

Ben Balistreri's beautifully illustrated graphic novel. Signed and dated in the year of publication by the artist with a drawing of Poisson. "Poor Mildew...

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Vectormania - Signed
  $30.00
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Robert Ball, Ball, Robert, Signed by the artist, Very Fine, London, 2015, 1st, 11.75 inches, 8.25 inches, 100 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Robert M. Ball is an illustrator, designer and comic maker, living and working in London. His clients include HBO, Disney, ESPN, Sony, Wired and Conde Nast....

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Tom Bancroft, Bancroft, Tom, Near Fine (corners lightly bumped, new and unread), Nemo Academy/La Citta della Nuvole, Florence, Italy, 2019, 1st thus, 8.25 inches, 11.75 inches, 96 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

This is the 2019 Second Edition updated and expanded with 16 additional pages. Produced by the Florence animation school Nemo Academy, a full color...

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Signed by the artist, Near Fine, Tony Bancroft, Bancroft, Tony, 2019, 1st, 10 inches, 7 inches, 76 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

A full color collection of sketches and drawings by Tony Bancroft, Animator (Beauty and the Beast, Aladdin, The Lion King, The Hunchback of Notre Dame,...

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Jane Werner, Milt Banta, John Ushler, Werner, Jane, Banta, John Ushler, Milt, Very Fine, New York, Golden Books, 2016, 1st thus, 9780736436335, 8 inches, 6.5 inches, 24 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Join Mickey and Donald as they travel through the far-reaches of space. A new reprinting of the beloved 1952 classic. Illustrated by Milt Banta &...

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Jennifer Bass and Pat Kirkham, Saul Bass, Bass and Pat Kirkham, Jennifer, Bass, Saul, Very Fine in 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...


Terry Jones, Michael Palin, Frank Bellamy, Martin Honeysett, Lolly Honeysett, Paul Buckle, Jones, Michael Palin, Terry, Bellamy, Martin Honeysett, Lolly Honeysett, Paul Buckle, Frank, Fine with Fine obi band, London, Eyre Methuen, 1974, 1st, 0413327740x, 9.875 inches, 7.5 inches, 64 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A beautiful copy--with the obi band still intact--of Bert Fegg's Nasty Book for Boys And Girls, a 1974 humor book written by Monty Python's Terry Jones and...

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Tony Benedict, Benedict, Tony, One of 100 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Nemo Academy/La Citta della Nuvole, Florence, Italy, 2019, 1st, 11.75 inches, 16.5 inches, black & white, Softcover, English

Hanna-Barbera alum Tony Benedict depicts the executive offices of Bill Hanna and Joe Barbera with all their accoutrements. A pair of limited edition...

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The Art of David Benzal
  $40.00
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David Benzal, Benzal, David, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, Ominiky Ediciones, Palma de Mallorca, 2019, 1st, 11.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 104 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

David Benzal is one of the first Spanish concept artists. This book highlights his career as a character and environment designer and illustrator for video...

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Houdini: The Handcuff King
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Jason Lutes, Nick Bertozzi, Lutes, Jason, Bertozzi, Nick, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, New York, Hyperion, 2007, 1st, 9780786839025, 10.25 inches, 7 inches, 96 pages, color, Hardcover, boards, English

Harry Houdini mesmerized a generation of Americans when he was alive, and continues to do so 80 years after his death. This is a "snapshot" of Houdini's...

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Peter Bialobrzeski, Bialobrzeski, Peter, Near Fine, Berlin, Hatje Cantz Publishers, 2004, 1st, 978-3775713948, 9.6 inches, 12 inches, 112 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

"In Neon Tigers, I merge the seven Asian cities of Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Jakarta, Singapore, and Shenzhen into a virtual megatropolis....

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I Can Fly (#92)
  $45.00
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Ruth Krauss, Mary Blair, Krauss, Ruth, Blair, Mary, Good (heavily rubbed and worn, soiled, loss of paper at head & tail of spine), Simon & Schuster, New York, 1950, 1st, 8 inches, 6.7 inches, 42 pages, 20 double-page, 2 full-page color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A first edition of Mary Blair's second and best illustrated children's book. This was the only unabridged printing of this Golden Book. Little Golden Books...

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The Inquisitor Sketchbook
  $95.00
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John Blanche, Blanche, John, Near Fine (small crease in spine otherwise flat, tight, clean), Nottingham, UK, Black Library, 1997, 1st, 9781841541495, 13.5 inches, 9.75 inches, 44 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps

From the inside flap: John Blanche, GamesWorkshop's legendary art director, has been the source of so much of the incredibly dark and gothic imagery of...

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Anton Bogaty, Bogaty, Anton, 2013, 1st, 10.2 inches, 6.9 inches, 68 pages, 194 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Between 2006 and 2012, Anton Bogaty made 21 animated short films. This book reproduces 194 key frames from those films. It's a cool concept and the images...

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Mindy Mindy Johnson, Lorelay Bove, Mindy Johnson, Mindy, Bove, Lorelay, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Disney Editions, New York, 2019, 9781368028684, 10.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 80 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A great book by friends of the store, Mindy Johnson and Lorelay Bove. Based on Mindy's critically acclaimed Disney Editions title, Ink & Paint: The...

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Fine/Near Fine (dustjacket lightly rubbed at the corners), Paul & Gaetan Brizzi, Brizzi, Paul & Gaetan, Polistampa, 2005, 1st, 8883048849, Hardcover, cloth, Italian

A large format picture book of the story of Ariosto’s epic opera. Paul & Gaetan Brizzi create together huge lushly shaded pencil drawings. The...

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Jean-Baptiste Thoret, Bruno, Thoret, Jean-Baptiste, Bruno, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Brussels, Le Lombard, 2016, 1st, 9782803636945, 7.75 inches, 5.5 inches, 96 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Bruno illustrates this 70-page comic book history of "The New Hollywood. From Easy Rider to Apocalypse Now." A volume in "The Little BD-teque of...

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