Animation & Film

 
Jerry Beck, Beck, Jerry, Fine, New York, Holt, 1991, 1st, 9780805035902, 10.75 inches, 8.25 inches, 160 pages, over 300 color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

The history of Sylvester and Tweety From the back cover: "I Tawt I Taw a Puddy Tat" is a splendidly illustrated biography of Sylvester and Tweety's...

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Jerry Beck, Beck, Jerry, Near Fine (spine severely faded), New York, Holt, 1991, 1st, 9780805035902, 10.75 inches, 8.25 inches, 160 pages, over 300 color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

From the back cover: "I Tawt I Taw a Puddy Tat" is a splendidly illustrated biography of Sylvester and Tweety's first half-century. It shows us their...

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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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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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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, 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

A Pristine First Printing of this book on Pixar's second feature, co-directed and written by Andrew Stanton. From the publisher: This book details the...

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Ray Harryhausen, Tony Dalton, Ray Harryhausen, Harryhausen, Tony Dalton, Ray, Harryhausen, Ray, 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

From the publisher: Completes the trilogy that began with Ray Harryhausen: An Animated Life and continued with The Art of Ray Harryhausen. Tells the...

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A Dragon on the Hill Road
$40.00   $36.00
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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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A Dragon on the Hill Road (Near Fine)
$30.00   $27.00
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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
$20.00   $18.00
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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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A Mysterious Melody: How Mickey Met Minnie
$15.00   $13.50
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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
$25.00   $22.50
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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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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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Kallamity (Luca Zampriolo), Kallamity (Luca Zampriolo), Very Fine, Eagle Rock, CA, Design Studio Press, 2019, 1st, 9781624650451, 11 inches, 9 inches, 176 pages, color illustrations and photos, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: Weingart Lieutenant Richard Mertzbow (aka "Mertz") has been stuck on the mysterious Abakan Base in solitude for decades, while war...

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Accidental Ambassador Gordo - Signed
$75.00   $67.50
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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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Adventure Time: The Art of Ooo
$125.00   $112.50
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Chris McDonnell, McDonnell, Chris, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (moderate wear to the bottom edge of the dustjacket), Abrams, New York, 2014, 1st, 10.25 inches, 12.25 inches, 352 pages, 500 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Adventure Time: The Art of Ooo is the first book to take fans behind the scenes of Finn the Human's and Jake the Dog's adventures in...

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Afterworks, Vol. 1
$18.00   $16.20
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Kevin O'Brien, Louis Gonzales, Simon Dunsdon, Nathan Stanton, Sanjay Patel, Max Brace, Robert Kondo, O'Brien, Louis Gonzales, Simon Dunsdon, Nathan Stanton, Sanjay Patel, Max Brace, Robert Kondo, Kevin, Very Fine, Berkeley, Image Comics, Inc., 2006, 1st, 978-1582406268, 158240626X, 10.25 inches, 6.75 inches, 152 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

A comics anthology from Pixar Animation veterans: Kevin O'Brien (The Good Dinosaur, Ice Age) Louis Gonzales (Monsters Unversity, The Iron Giant)...

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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
$325.00   $292.50
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Darrell McNeil, Alex Toth, McNeil, Darrell, Toth, Alex, Very Good+ (mild rubbing to the corners and covers, light shelf wear, no thumbdents, generally 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: character...

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Alex Toth: by Design
  $350.00
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Darrell McNeil, Alex Toth, McNeil, Darrell, Toth, Alex, Mild scuff to the corner of the spine otherwise 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

Often found in quite poor shape, this is the best copy of this scarce book that I have seen in years. 360 densely packed pages of Toth artwork for the...

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Alexandre Clérisse, Clérisse, Alexandre, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Toulouse, Milan et Demi, 2016, 1st, 978-2-7459-7814-1, 12.6 inches, 11 inches, 56 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

12 directors hidden in their films! Alexandre Clérisse plays hide-and-seek with cult filmmakers. Tumultuous images depict the landscapes from the...

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Alice in Wonderland: A Visual Companion
$40.00   $36.00
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Mark Salisbury, Tim Burton, Salisbury, Mark, Burton, Tim, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (corners bumped), Disney, New York, 2010, 1st, 9.25 inches, 11.5 inches, 256 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Think you know the classic story of Alice and her adventures in Wonderland? Think again. Renowned director and producer Tim Burton (The Nightmare Before...

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#44 of 75 copies signed by the actress Sigourney Weaver, Very Fine in a Very Good box (the clamshell box has two severe bump, Titan Books, London, 2015, 1st, 13.25 inches, 10.5 inches, 320 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This deluxe edition is limited to 125 copies total: 75 numbered copies signed by the actress Sigourney Weaver and 50 numbered copies signed by Director...

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Valerio Ventura, Ventura, Valerio, Ventura Exit, 2010, 1st, 10 inches, 13 inches, 92 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, Italian, German, English

Valerio Ventura has been an artist in the entertainment industry for over 25 years, as an animation production designer, art director (Class of 3000),...

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Sushio (Toshio Ishizaki), Sushio (Toshio Ishizaki), Near Fine (bump in upper corner cover), Japan, SW, 2019, 2nd, 48974909877031, 7.2 inches, 10.2 inches, 304 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, Japanese

Toshio Ishizaki, also known as Sushio, is a Japanese animator, animation director, and illustrator, a part of Studio Trigger. A former member of Studio...

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Amateur Bondage, Vol. 1 + 2 Complete Set
$100.00   $90.00
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Near Fine (mild wear to covers, interior Fine), Belier Press, New York, 1978-79, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 96 pages, over 500 black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

"Devoted to the photographs of non-professional models and photographers which were sold through mail-order by the late Irving Klaw. Over 260 vintage black...

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David Bossert, Eric Goldberg, Bossert, David, Goldberg, Eric, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Disney Editions, New York, 2015, 1st, 13.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 192 pages, over 200 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

From the publisher: This whimsical, deluxe Art Deco-themed art book showcases Walt Disney characters in a style reminiscent of caricatures from the famed...

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Angry Birds: Hatching a Universe
$30.00   $27.00
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Danny Graydon, Graydon, Danny, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, San Rafael, Insight, 2013, 1st, 978-1608872114, 10 inches, 11.25 inches, 162 pages, over 400 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Brand new with all the extra inserts: stickers, posters, booklets, punch-out models, etc. From the publisher: In the space of just a few years,...

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Animals Real and Imagined
$35.00   $31.50
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Terryl Whitlatch, Whitlatch, Terryl, Very Fine, Design Studio Press, Culver City, 2010, 9781933492926, 9 inches, 11 inches, 160 pages, over 300 color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Terryl is a graduate of and now instructor at the Academy of Art University where she teaches Wildlife Illustration and Creature Design. This book features...

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Fine, Disney, New York, 2009, 9781423117162, 11.25 inches, 13.25 inches, 262 pages, black & white and two-color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

From the Publisher: This second book in The Archive Series lavishly showcases the most brilliant animation created by such luminaries as Ub Iwerks, Norm...

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Animation: A World History
$275.00   $247.50
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Very Fine, issued without dustjackets, Giannalberto Bendazzi, Bendazzi, Giannalberto, CRC Press, 2015, 1st, 978-1138943070, 10.25 inches, 7.75 inches, 1456 pages, 200 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, decorative cloth, English

A continuation of 1994"s groundbreaking Cartoons, Giannalberto Bendazzi"s three-volume Animation: A World History is the largest, deepest, most...

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Animations of Mortality
$125.00   $112.50
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Terry Gilliam, Gilliam, Terry, Some small spots on topedge otherwise Fine (very clean, flat, tight), Methuen, New York, 1978, 1st, 12 inches, 9 inches, 96 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

Terry Gilliam's primer on "The Wonderful World of Animation." Gilliam explains the fundamentals of cut-out animation starting with a walk cycle and "ways to...

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Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, Anthony Francisco, Francisco, Anthony, 2019, 1st, 11.75 inches, 8.25 inches, 128 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Anthony has added an original drawing in each copy! This is Anthony's first art book. It includes numerous creature designs and renderings and over 60...

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Anton Bogaty Animation Frames 2006-2012
$10.00   $9.00
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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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Armored Core Verdict Day: The After
$75.00   $67.50
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Fine in Fine dustjacket and Fine obi band, EnterBrain, Japan, 2014, 9784047295445, 11.75 inches, 8.25 inches, 224 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, Japanese

An exhaustive presentation of mechas, props, backgrounds, and environments from the video game Armored Core: Verdict Day. Includes concept designs, gameplay...

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Art and Making of Kong: Skull Island
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Simon Ward, Ward, Simon, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, Titan, London, 2017, 978-1785651519, 11.25 inches, 12.5 inches, 176 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: In March 2017, the producers of  'Godzilla' transport audiences to the birthplace of one of the most powerful monster myths of...

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Art of Finding Dory
$40.00   $36.00
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John Lasseter, Andrew Stanton, Steve Pilcher, Lasseter, Andrew Stanton, Steve Pilcher, John, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2016, 1st, 9781452122243, 1452122245, 9.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 176 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

This book is notable for having more storyboards than any other Pixar book! Great stuff including deleted scenes! It also includes more discussion of...

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Art of John Carter: A Visual Journey (Fine)
$150.00   $135.00
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Josh Kushins, Kushins, Josh, Fine/Fine, Disney, New York, 2012, 1st, 9.25 inches, 11.5 inches, 160 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This art of book disappeared from stores before anyone even saw it! All about the designing of the film of Edgar Rice Burroughs' John Carter of Mars....

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Art of Kung Fu Panda
$225.00   $202.50
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Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Miller-Zarneke, Tracey, Tiny bump to lower rear corner otherwise Very Fine/Very Fine, San Rafael, Insight, 2008, 1st, 978-1-933784-57-1, 10.25 inches, 11.4 inches, 192 pages, over 250 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Out of print. From the publisher: Enthusiastic and a little clumsy, Po (voiced by Jack Black) is the biggest fan of kung fu around... but his girth is...

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Art of Kung Fu Panda
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Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Miller-Zarneke, Tracey, Fine in Fine dustjacket, San Rafael, Insight, 2008, 2nd, 978-1-933784-57-1, 10.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 192 pages, over 250 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

From the publisher: Enthusiastic and a little clumsy, Po is the biggest fan of kung fu around... but his girth is better suited for work in his father's...

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Art of Kung Fu Panda (Near Fine)
$150.00   $135.00
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Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Miller-Zarneke, Tracey, Near Fine/Near Fine (mild wear), San Rafael, Insight, 2008, 1st, 978-1-933784-57-1, 10.25 inches, 11.4 inches, 192 pages, over 250 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A sought-after out-of-print title. From the publisher: Enthusiastic and a little clumsy, Po (voiced by Jack Black) is the biggest fan of kung fu...

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Art Of Penguins Of Madagascar
$45.00   $40.50
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Barbara Robertson, Robertson, Barbara, Very Fine/Very Fine, San Rafael, Insight Editions, 2014, 1st, 978-160887-4927, 10.75 inches, 11.75 inches, 168 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

The Art of Penguins of Madagascar will take a deep dive into the making of the animated film, featuring everything from concept art, character backstories,...

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Art of Puss in Boots
$40.00   $36.00
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Very Fine/Very Fine, Ramin Zahed, Zahed, Ramin, Insight, 2011, 1st, 10.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 152 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Puss in Boots, the Academy Award Best Animated Feature nominee from DreamWorks Animation is the subject of an impressive new art book. Half the book is...

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Art of Puss in Boots
$30.00   $27.00
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Ramin Zahed, Zahed, Ramin, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light shelfwear to dustjacket), San Rafael, Insight, 2011, 1st, 978-1-933784-57-1, 10.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 152 pages, over 300 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Puss in Boots, the Academy Award Best Animated Feature nominee from DreamWorks Animation is the subject of an impressive new art book. Half the book is...

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