Animation & Film

 
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
  $40.00
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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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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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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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Wayne Kinsey, Kinsey, Wayne, One of 700 numbered copies signed by the author, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Perveril Publishing, Suffolk, 2019, 1st, 12 inches, 8.5 inches, 360 pages, over 2000 color photographs, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Many agree that it was the quality of Hammer's sets that distinguished them from their rivals as their ornate castle interiors with...

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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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The Ancient Book of Myth and War
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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...

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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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Martin Krause, Linda Witkowski, Krause, Linda Witkowski, Martin, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (dustjacket spine sunned otherwise new and unread) in publisher's shrinkwrap, Hyperion, New York, 1994, 1st, 9.8 inches, 11 inches, 194 pages, over 200 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A new unread copy never removed from the shrinkwrap. Out of print. From the publisher: This book retells the classic story of Snow White and the...

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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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Ray Harryhausen, Tony Dalton, Ray Harryhausen, Harryhausen, Tony Dalton, Ray, Harryhausen, Ray, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (upper corners lightly bumped otherwise Fine), Watson-Guptill, New York, 2008, 1st, 11.6 inches, 10 inches, 240 pages, over 1000 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Out of print. From the back cover: Completes the trilogy that began with Ray Harryhausen: An Animated Life and continued with The Art of Ray...

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Ray Harryhausen, Harryhausen, Ray, Signed by Harryhausen on the front free endpaper, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, Billboard, New York, 2006, 1st, 11.5 inches, 10 inches, 230 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A first printing signed with a flourish by Ray Harryhausen on the front free endpaper. From the publisher: In An Animated Life (Aurum, 2003) Ray...

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Ray Harryhausen, Harryhausen, Ray, Signed by Harryhausen on the front free endpaper, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (quarter-inch tear at the top of the hinge otherwise Fine, light wear to the dustjacket), Aurum Press, London, 2003, 1st, 11.75 inches, 10 inches, 304 pages, 366 color and 691 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A first printing signed by Harryhausen on the front free endpaper. Harryhausen's densely packed autobiography with 100s of previously unpublished...

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Ray Harryhausen, Tony Dalton, Ray Harryhausen, Harryhausen, Tony Dalton, Ray, Harryhausen, Ray, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, London, Aurum Press, 2011, 1st, 9781845135577, 11.25 inches, 9.75 inches, 192 pages, over 600 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A treasure trove of Ray Harryhausen material. Perhaps inspired by 1973's Film Fantasy Scrapbook, Ray Harryhausen's Fantasy Scrapbook is a completely...

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Stephen La Riviere, La Riviere, Stephen, Fine, Neshannock, PA, Hermes Press, 2009, 1st, 9781932563238, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 208 pages, over 200 color photographs, Softcover, French wraps, English

Out of print. From the publisher: For the first time, a complete history of the Gerry and Sylvia Anderson television productions which pioneered...

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The Art of Trollhunters
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Jerry Schmitz, Schmitz, Jerry, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Dark Horse, Milwaukie, OR, 2019, 9781506707242, 10.2 inches, 11.2 inches, 216 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Concept art and creator commentary from Academy Award Winner Guillermo del Toro and the talented minds behind the Emmy Award-winning...

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The Art of Luca
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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2021, 2nd, 9781797207254, 9.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 176 pages, color and black & white illustrations throughout, Hardcover, boards, English

Full of wonderful visdev art led by Production Designer Daniela Strijleva and character art director by Deanna Marsigliese. From the publisher: This...

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Mitchell Axelrod, Axelrod, Mitchell, Near Fine (one thumbdent, mild rubbing to covers, otherwise Fine), Pickens, SC, Wynn Publishing, 1999, 1st, 9780964280878, 10 inches, 7.5 inches, 208 pages, black & white illustrations throughout with 8 pages in color, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: Mitchell Axelrod documents a fondly-remembered artifact of 1960s pop culture: ABC Television's Beatles cartoon series. This...

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Very Fine, Chan, Jackie, Jackie Chan, 1997

"Salute to Jackie Chan."

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Adam Pirani, Pirani, Adam, Near Fine (light cover wear, very flat, tight, clean), Titan Books, London, 1989, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 168 pages, black & white illustrations throughout with 8 pages in color, Softcover, wraps, English

Out of print. From the publisher: The comprehensive reference guide to every television series created by the master of Supermarionation, Gerry...

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Matt Ralphs, Ralphs, Matt, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, Titan Books (UK), London, 2021, 9781789093841, 11.4 inches, 12.2 inches, 192 pages, color illustrations throughout, Hardcover, boards, English

From the publisher: Official art book of the PS5 launch game Marvel's Spider-Man: Miles Morales, featuring concept art created during the development of...

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Simon Braund, Braund, Simon, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, Titan Books (UK), London, 2019, 9781789090321, 12.5 inches, 9.3 inches, 192 pages, color and black & white illustrations throughout, Hardcover, boards, English

From the publisher: A lavish hardback containing Orson Welles' Portfolio, much of which has never been seen before. Orson Welles, famous as an...

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Klaus: The Art of the Movie
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Ramin Zahed, Zahed, Ramin, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, London, Titan Books (UK), 2019, 3rd, 9781789093124, 12.1 inches, 9.2 inches, 192 pages, over 400 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A detailed look at the making of this hybrid hand drawn/CG animation film. Highly recommended. From the publisher: A stunning coffee table...

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The Up and Down Book
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Mary Blair, Blair, Mary, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Random House Books for Young Readers, New York, 2019, 9780375830051, 9.5 inches, 5 inches, 24 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A modern board book reprinting Mary Blair's last and scarcest book from 1964. So scarce, it wasn't even mentioned in John Canemaker's Mary Blair monograph!...

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Character Design Quarterly 17
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Very Fine, Worcestershire, 3dtotal Publishing, 2021, 1st, 9781912843299, 10.6 inches, 8.2 inches, 104 pages, color, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: Inside this action-packed issue, we bring you a step-by-step tutorial from the talented Shannon Hallstein, who creates a cast of Las...

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#181 of 500 copies signed by the artist, Fine, Rodolphe Guenoden, Guenoden, Rodolphe, 2008, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 64 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

"Sketches & Fan Art by Rodolphe Guenodon." Rodolphe, also known as Rodguen, is a longtime Dreamworks animator and sometime comic book and bande dessinee...

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Fine, Rodolphe Guenoden, Guenoden, Rodolphe, 2005, 1st, 8.25 inches, 5.5 inches, 64 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps, English

Girls girls girls. Lovely incredible stuff. Rodolphe's self-published sketchbook from 2005. Rodolphe Guenodon, also known as Rodguen, is a longtime...

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#170 of 250 copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Rodolphe Guenoden, Guenoden, Rodolphe, 2006, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 64 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps, English

"Sketches & Fan Art by Rodolphe Guenoden." Lots of fun drawings of miscellaneous characters including a numerous homages to French & American comic...

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Diz, Dat n Doz
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Very Good+ (moderate wear to the covers, interior tight, clean), Rodolphe Guenoden, Guenoden, Rodolphe, 2006, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 64 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps, English

"Sketches & Fan Art by Rodolphe Guenoden." Lots of fun drawings of miscellaneous characters including a numerous homages to French & American comic...

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This product will be available on 10/26/2021
Iain McCaig, McCaig, Iain, One of a limited number copies with an extra-illustrated bookplate signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, San Rafael, Insight, 2021, 1st, 9781647224929, 13 inches, 9.5 inches, 256 pages, over 500 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The only book on renowned artist Iain McCaig, first published in 2008, is back in print expanded with sixteen pages of new content from this expert...

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This product will be available on 11/24/2021
Jorge R. Gutierrez, Gutierrez, Jorge R., with a limited edition bookplate signed by Jorge R. Gutierrez and Sandra Equihua, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Milwaukie, Dark Horse, 2021, 1st, 9781506725956, 10.25 inches, 11.4 inches, 208 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

Writer-Director Jorge R. Gutierrez and character designer Sandra Equihua have kindly agreed to sign an extra-illustrated bookplate, exclusive to Stuart Ng...

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This product will be available on 11/16/2021
Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2021, 1st, 9781797200866, 9.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 160 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

These copies exclusive to Stuart Ng Books will have a special bookplate, autographed by the filmmakers, tipped into the book. Encanto is Disney's...

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Hayao Miyazaki, Miyazaki, Hayao, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, DelMonico Books/Academy Museum of Motion Pictures, 2021, 1st, 9781942884811, 11.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 288 pages, color illustrations throughout, Hardcover, boards, English

The catalogue to the Hayao Miyazaki exhibition at the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures in Los Angeles. Artwork by Miyazaki and from his films. Essays by...


Signed by the artist with a drawing, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (one corner lightly bumped, the other three corners are very slightly pushed inward), Bill Presing, Presing, Bill, 2008, 1st, 7.25 inches, 6 inches, 192 pages, 150 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

A collection of 150 pin-up beauties by Bill Presing (Rex Steele) rendered in acrylic washes and concentrated watercolor. The book itself is beautifully...

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Where is Dead Zero?
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Signed by the editor and contributor Jeff Ranjo with a drawing, Very Fine, Jeff Ranjo (ed.), Ranjo (ed.), Jeff, 2012, 1st, 9780615702063, 9 inches, 6 inches, 152 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Signed by the editor and contributor Jeff Ranjo with a drawing. The out-of-print third full-color comics anthology self-published by Walt Disney...

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This product will be available on 08/23/2022
The Art of Ron Cobb - Pre-Order
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Jacob Johnston, Ron Cobb, Johnston, Jacob, Cobb, Ron, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, London, Titan Books, 2002, 1st, 9781789099584, 12.25 inches, 9 inches, 208 pages, color and black & white illustrations throughout, Hardcover, boards, English

A collaboration between the Concept Art Association and the Estate of Ron Cobb, this is the first book on Ron Cobb since Colorvision was released in...

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#36 of 100 numbered copies signed by the artist with a small pen sketch, Very Fine, Daniela Strijleva, Strijleva, Daniela, 2010, 1st, 7.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 68 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

A rare sketchbook with lovely on-the-spot sketches of people and places mostly in and around San Francisco. Pencil. Pen. Watercolor. Digital....

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