Animation & Film

 
John Grant, Grant, John, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, Hyperion, New York, 1993, 1st, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, color and black & white illustrations throughout, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

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Bill McMullen, McMullen, Bill, One of 100 numbered copies signed by the author, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Bill McMullen, New York, 2020, 1st, 6.75 inches, 10.25 inches, 264 pages, 250 full-page color photographs, Hardcover, decorative cloth, English

A cool art/film project collecting frames from 250 films that include the iconic Twin Towers. By New York-based artist/designer Bill McMullen. A sharply...

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The Art of Overwatch, Vol. 2
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Matt Burns, Burns, Matt, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Irvine, Blizzard Entertainment, 2022, 1st, 9781950366668, 12.3 inches, 9.3 inches, 368 pages, over 350 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A limited edition hardcover art book. From the publisher: Complete your collection and dig deeper into the evolution of Overwatch(R) with The Art of...

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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Udon Entertainment, 2021, 1st, 9781772940244, 11.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 176 pages, color and black & white illustrations throughout, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Robotech is a sweeping science-fiction anime epic in which humans use a vast arsenal of transforming robotic mecha to defend the Earth against alien...

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Willie Ito, Jerry Eisenberg, Tony Benedict, Ito, Jerry Eisenberg, Tony Benedict, Willie, Signed by artists Willie Ito and Jerry Eisenberg, Fine, Nemo Academy/La Citta della Nuvole, Florence, Italy, 2019, 1st, 8.25 inches, 11.75 inches, 262 pages, over 300 color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

A full color art book devoted to Hanna-Barbera and animation artists Willie Ito, Jerry Eisenberg, and Tony Benedict. Produced by the Florence animation...

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Russell Schroeder, Victoria Saxon, Schroeder, Victoria Saxon, Russell, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Disney, 1999, 1st, 9780786832217, 10.5 inches, 8.3 inches, 72 pages, over 150 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, English

50 pages devoted to the making of the film -- with lots of art by Glen Keane, Paul Felix, Frank Nissen, Rick Maki, John Watkiss, and others. 9 pages tell...

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Fine in Fine dustjacket, San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2021, 1st, 9781797200866, 9.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 160 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

Already sold out of its first printing and momentarily scarce due to current congestion at the ports. This great new animated musical features eight...


Hans P. Bacher, Sanatan Suryavanshi, Hans P. Bacher, Bacher, Sanatan Suryavanshi, Hans P., Bacher, Hans P., Corners lightly bumped otherwise Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, Laurence King, London, 2018, 9781786272201, 8.7 inches, 11.3 inches, 240 pages, over 700 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

With over 40 years in the industry, production designer Hans P Bacher is acknowledged as one of the legends in animation film design. Bacher has...

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John Canemaker, Otto Messmer, Canemaker, John, Messmer, Otto, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (Universal Cartoon Studios business card affixed to the front end paper, light rubbing to dustjacket), Pantheon, New York, 1991, 1st, 9.5 inches, 8.25 inches, xi, 178 pages, over 200 illustrations with 8 pages in color, hardcover, cloth spine, English

The story of Otto Messmer, Pat Sullivan and Felix the Cat, the wonderful wonderful cat. From the dustjacket: Handsomely illustrated - with more than...

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John Nevarez, Nevarez, John, Near Fine (very light wear, very flat, tight, clean), La Citta delle Nuvole / Nemo Academy, Florence, 2017, 1st, 8.25 inches, 11.75 inches, 84 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

This book is a collection of all the sketches realized by John Nevarez during the Lucca Comics & Games 2017 Event, 5 days of fun, friends, music, comic...

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The Art of Pocahontas
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Stephen Rebello, Rebello, Stephen, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear to topedge of dustjacket spine), New York, Hyperion, 1995, 1st, 9780786861583, 0786861584, 13.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 200 pages, over 400 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

This coffee table art book covers the creation of the Disney animated feature directed by Mike Gabriel and Eric Goldberg with Glen Keane animating the...

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Christopher Finch, Finch, Christopher, Signed by the author on the title page, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light dustjacket wear), New York, Hyperion, 1994, 1st, 0-7868-6028-6, 13.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 196 pages, over 400 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A first printing signed by the author Christopher Finch on the title page. Laid in is a Walt Disney Feature Animation memo from August 18, 1994 regarding...

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Samurai Jack Classics, Vol. 2
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Robbie Busch, Scott Cohn, Busch, Robbie, Cohn, Scott, Fine, IDW Publishing, San Diego, 2014, 1st, 10.2 inches, 6.5 inches, 148 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

Collects material from Cartoon Network Action Pack (2006) #21-60. Written by Robbie Busch. Art by Scott Cohn. Cover by Ethen Beavers. From the publisher:...

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Christopher Finch, Finch, Christopher, Signed by five artists, Near Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (moderate wrinkling and edgewear to dustjacket), New York, Hyperion, 1994, 1st, 0-7868-6028-6, 13.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 196 pages, over 400 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

This first printing is signed or inscribed by five artists : visual development and story artist Sue Nichols (FFEP), story artist Barry Johnson (page...

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Stephen Rebello, Rebello, Stephen, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear to dustjacket edges), New York, Hyperion, 1996, 1st, 0786862084, 13.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 200 pages, over 400 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

This coffee table art book covers the creation of the Disney animated feature directed by Gary Trousdale and Kirk Wise . Filled with incredible art by...

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Jeff Kurtti, Kurtti, Jeff, 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 Fine First Printing of this 1998 book on Pixar's second feature, directed by John Lasseter and co-directed and written by Andrew Stanton . From the...

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Frank Thomas, Ollie Johnston, Thomas, Ollie Johnston, Frank, Signed by both author-artists on the front free endpaper, Near Fine in Very Good dustjacket (mild rubbing to corners, binding tight, pages clea, New York, Abbeville, 1981, 1st edition, 3rd printing, 0896592324, 11.25 inches, 10.5 inches, 575 pages, 489 color plates and 1000s of black & white illustrations, hardcover, boards, English

This original Abbeville edition had a heavy rich paper stock than the current edition. The Hyperion edition uses a thin glossy paper stock that in my...

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John Canemaker, Winsor McCay, Canemaker, John, McCay, Winsor, Near Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (corners lightly bumped, interior soun, Abrams, New York, 2005, 1st revised printing, 12.3 inches, 10.5 inches, 272 pages, 40 color and 190 black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

An illustrated biography of the comic strip creator and animator. Introduction by Maurice Sendak. Out of print. From the publisher: This volume is...

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The Tarzan Chronicles
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Howard E. Green, Green, Howard E., Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, New York, Hyperion, 1999, 1st, 0-7868-6403-6, 13.75 inches, 10.25 inches, 192 pages, over 350 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Artwork by Paul Felix , Ian Gooding , Glen Keane , Rick Maki , Alex Nino , Frank Nissen , Jeff Snow , and John Watkiss , among others. From the...

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Mike Hankin, Ray Harryhausen, Hankin, Mike, Harryhausen, Ray, Print run of 1000 copies, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjackets (typical slight sag to the text block, corners sharp, pages clea, Los Angeles, Archive Editions, 2008, 2010, 2013, 1st, 9780981782959, 11.75 inches, 9.3 inches, 1380 pages, 6,200 color and black & white photos and illustrations, Hardcover, leatherette, English

All three volumes in the definitive Ray Harryhausen series. These first printings are all out of print and long unavailable. Volume 1: "Beginnings and...

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Willie Ito, Jerry Eisenberg, Tony Benedict, Ito, Jerry Eisenberg, Tony Benedict, Willie, Signed by artists Willie Ito and Jerry Eisenberg, Fine, Nemo Academy/La Citta della Nuvole, Florence, Italy, 2019, 1st, 8.25 inches, 11.75 inches, 262 pages, over 300 color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

A full color art book devoted to Hanna-Barbera and animation artists Willie Ito, Jerry Eisenberg, and Tony Benedict. Produced by the Florence animation...

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Chuck Jones, Jones, Chuck, Fine in Fine dustjacket, San Diego, CA, IDW Publishing, 2011, 1st, 9781613770306, 8.75 inches, 11.25 inches, 286 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: We all harbor a secret wish that we could find a previously unseen project by one of the greatest figures in animation history. Well,...

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Chuck Jones, Jones, Chuck, Small bump to the lower rear corner otherwise Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, San Diego, CA, IDW Publishing, 2011, 1st, 9781613770306, 8.75 inches, 11.25 inches, 286 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: We all harbor a secret wish that we could find a previously unseen project by one of the greatest figures in animation history. Well,...

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Chuck Jones, Jones, Chuck, Lower corners bumped otherwise Fine in Fine dustjacket, San Diego, CA, IDW Publishing, 2011, 1st, 9781613770306, 8.75 inches, 11.25 inches, 286 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: We all harbor a secret wish that we could find a previously unseen project by one of the greatest figures in animation history. Well,...

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Tara Bennett, Paul Terry, Bennett, Paul Terry, Tara, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase in publisher's shrinkwrap, New York, Abrams, 2021, 1st, 9781419732447, 10.25 inches, 12.25 inches, 512 pages, over 500 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Two massive clothbound volumes. From the publisher: The definitive story of how Marvel Studios created the Marvel Cinematic Universe, as told by the...

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The Art of Troma
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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, Dynamite, 2018, 1st, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 256 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

From the publisher: A celebration of the longest-lasting independent film company that STILL hasn't made a hit! For over FORTY YEARS, Troma Studios...

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Turning Point 1997-2008
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Hayao Miyazaki, Miyazaki, Hayao, Very Fine, San Francisco, Viz Media, 2021, 1st, 9781974724505, 9 inches, 6 inches, 452 pages, 8 pages of color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: The second volume of legendary animation director Hayao Miyazaki's career memoir continues with essays, interviews, and discussions...

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City of Illusion - Softcover
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Victoria Ying, Ying, Victoria, Very Fine, Viking Books for Young Readers, New York, 2021, 9780593114520, 9 inches, 6 inches, 256 pages, color, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: Read the follow-up to the action-packed adventure that Dan Santat called An-edge-of-your-seat thriller! It's been a peaceful three...

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City of Illusion - Hardcover
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Victoria Ying, Ying, Victoria, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Viking Books for Young Readers, New York, 2021, 9780593114513, 9.5 inches, 6.5 inches, 256 pages, color, Hardcover, English

From the publisher: Read the follow-up to the action-packed adventure that Dan Santat called An-edge-of-your-seat thriller! It's been a peaceful three...

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City of Secrets - Softcover
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Victoria Ying, Ying, Victoria, Very Fine, Viking Books for Young Readers, New York, 2020, 9780593114490, 9 inches, 6 inches, 256 pages, color, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: Read the graphic novel that Caldecott medal-winning illustrator, Dan Santat, calls, An edge-of-your-seat thriller! Ever Barnes is...

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City of Secrets - Hardcover
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Victoria Ying, Ying, Victoria, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Viking Books for Young Readers, New York, 2020, 9780593114483, 9.5 inches, 6.5 inches, 256 pages, color, Hardcover, English

From the publisher: Read the graphic novel that Caldecott medal-winning illustrator, Dan Santat, calls, An edge-of-your-seat thriller! Ever Barnes is...

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Frank Thomas and Ollie Johnston, Thomas and Ollie Johnston, Frank, One of 2500 numbered copies, Fine in a Fine slipcase, Applewood, Bedford, MA, 1998, 1st, 12.2 inches, 9.8 inches, 112 pages, 12 color plates, numerous black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Early character studies and exploratory drawings by Marc Davis, Ollie Johnston, Frank Thomas, Milt Kahl and others. 12 pre-production paintings; some are...

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Ian Fryer, Gerry and Sylvia Anderson, Fryer, Ian, Anderson, Gerry and Sylvia, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Oxford UK, Fonthill Media, 2016, 1st, 9781781555040, 10 inches, 7 inches, 224 pages, 16 pages of color photographs, Hardcover, cloth, English

From the publisher: Thunderbirds, Stingray, Fireball XL5, Captain Scarlet and the Mysterons, UFO and Space:1999--just some of the TV series produced by...

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Tiger Im Schlamm
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Hayao Miyazaki, Miyazaki, Hayao, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (a bump to the lower corner has created two light creases to every page, otherwise sharp and unread), Kaiga, Japan, 2002, 1st, 11.75 inches, 8.3 inches, 88 pages, color, softcover, wraps, Japanese

A collection of comic stories by Miyazaki originally published in Model Graphix, a Japanese magazine for plastic model enthusiasts. The stories feature...

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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 signed by six artists who worked on the film: Production Designer and Art Director Mike Gabriel and VisDev artists Brittney Lee,...

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Karen Paik, Paik, Karen, Very Good+ with Fine obi band (corners and top of the spine lightly bumped, interior Fine), San Francisco, Chronicle, 2007, 1st, 9780811850124, 0811850129, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 320 pages, over 400 color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth with onlaid plates

Out of print. From the publisher: In 1986, gifted animator John Lasseter, technology guru Ed Catmull, and visionary Steve Jobs founded Pixar...

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Frank Thomas, Ollie Johnston, Thomas, Ollie Johnston, Frank, One of 2500 numbered copies, Fine in a Fine slipcase, Applewood, Bedford, MA, 1998, 1st, 12.2 inches, 9.8 inches, 84 pages, 12 tipped-in color plates, over 100 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Early character studies and exploratory drawings by Joe Grant, Ollie Johnston, Frank Thomas, Milt Kahl, John Lounsbery and others, and 12 pre-production...

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Walter Simonson, Tom Palmer, Simonson, Tom Palmer, Walter, Very Fine in Very Fine shipping box, IDW Publishing, San Diego, 2019, 1st, 17.25 inches, 12.25 inches, 144 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Comics legends Walter Simonson and Tom Palmer collaborated on a wonderful run of Star Wars comics in the early 1980s, before the release of The Empire...

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Character Design Quarterly 18
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Very Fine, Worcestershire, 3dtotal Publishing, 2021, 1st, 978-1-912843-36-7, 10.6 inches, 8.2 inches, 104 pages, color, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: Featuring a wide range of tutorials and step-by-step guides, CDQ 18 is packed with inspirational ideas and advice. Juan Useche shows...

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A Disney Sketchbook
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Ken Shue, Shue, Ken, Fine, issued without dustjacket, New York, Disney Editions, 2012, 3rd, 9781423165699, 13.5 inches, 10.25 inches, 152 pages, black & white, Hardcover, cloth spine, leather covered boards with onlaid color plate, English

Includes drawings from Ub Iwerks, Joe Grant, Frank thomas, Ollie Johnston, Marc Davis, Milt Kahl, Andreas Deja, Eric Goldberg, Glen Keane, and many others....

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Paul Welsh, Welsh, Paul, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Norfolk, Great Britain, Elstree Screen Heritage, 2020, 1st, 9781913218973, 10.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 310 pages, over 400 black & white photographs, Hardcover, cloth, English

A privately printed, photo history. Out of print. From the back cover: Before the demolition crews arrived in 1973, MGM British Studios stood empty....

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Eugene "Pineapple" Jackson: His Own Story
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Eugene W. Jackson, Gwendolyn Sides St. Julian, Jackson, Gwendolyn Sides St. Julian, Eugene W., Fine, issued without dustjacket, Jefferson, NC, McFarland & Company, 1999, 1st, 9780786405336, 9.25 inches, 6.24 inches, 224 pages, black & white photographs, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: At age 6, Eugene Jackson was tap dancing for nickels and dimes on the streets of Los Angeles. Soon after, Jackson landed the role of...

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Inktober (2013) - Signed
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Signed and dated '14 by the artist, Very Fine, Jake Parker, Parker, Jake, 2013, 1st, 7.5 inches, 9.75 inches, 64 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

A collection of Jake's 31 Inktober drawings along with other drawings.

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Signed by the artist with a drawing, Near Fine (light wear to the lower corners, very flat, tight, clean), Rad Sechrist, Sechrist, Rad, 2014, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 40 pages, color and black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps

"This book is a compilation of sketches, character designs and development work from 2013 to 2014." Rad Sechrist is a storyboard artist/ character...

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Chris Sanders, Sanders, Chris, 2010, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 54 pages, color and black & white, softcover, wraps, English

Chris' out-of-print 2010 sketchbook has girls & dragons, lions, tigers, imaginary creatures, girls on broomsticks, animals, jet pack girls, and more....

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Signed by the artist, Fine, Chris Sanders, Sanders, Chris, 2011, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 48 pages, color and black & white, softcover, wraps

Chris' out-of-print 2011 sketchbook has lots of girls, as well as imaginary creatures, mermaids, and animals. Rough pencils, finished ink drawings,...

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Didier Ghez, Ghez, Didier, Fine, San Bernardino, CA, Hyperion Historical Alliance, 2019, 1st, 9781793898425, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 76 pages, black & white illustrations and photographs, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: The Hyperion Historical Alliance (HHA)'s inaugural 2019 annual offers in-depth articles on Disney history-related subjects authored...

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Mead Gundam
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Syd Mead, Mead, Syd, Very Good without bellyband (moderate wear to the edges and back cover, mild bend to 20 interior pages, binding tight), Japan, Kodansha, 2000, 1st, 4063300919, 8.3 inches, 6 inches, 322 pages, over 300 black & white illustrations throughout with 21 pages in color, softcover, wraps, Japanese

For the relaunch of the Gundam series, Syd Mead was hired to completely redesign the Gundam robots--eight in all: AGundam, Sumo, Flat, Diana Counter,...

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