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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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Gordo (Signed With A Drawing)
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Gus Arriola, Inscribed by Arriola with a drawing of Gord, VG+/VG+ (lower corners rubbed with boards peeking thru, tips of upper corners bumped, generally tight & clean, dustjacket edgeworn with a bit of loss at the spine ends, dustjacket spine sunned), Arriola, Gus, Doubleday, 1950, 1st, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

The very first collection of Arriola's strip. Redesigned for the book format with additional artwork and decorative elements. Inscribed by Arriola with a...

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Gordo's Cat
  $40.00
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VG+ (corners slightly rubbed, crease to front cover, pages flat, spine tight), Gus Arriola, Arriola, Gus, Oak Tree, 1981, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English

122 Gordo Sundays featuring Poosy Gato. Foreword by Charles Schulz.

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Steam Detectives Vol. 1
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Kia Asamiya, Asamiya, Kia, Very Fine, San Francisco, Viz Communications, Inc., 1995, 1st, 9781569313176, 1569313172, 8.25 inches, 5.75 inches, 200 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the back cover: A Steampunk Mystery from the Creator of Silent Moebius! In this tale of a past (or future?) that never was, in the Age of Steam,...

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Time for Frank and His Friend
  $15.00
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Kirstie Shepherd, Cesare Asaro, Shepherd, Kirstie, Asaro, Cesare, Signed by the author, Very Fine, Vienna, Curio & Co, 2012, 1st, 9783950296624, 7 inches, 4.25 inches, 108 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

"Previously unpublished work by Clarence "Otis" Dooley." As advertised, "It was easy to love Frank and his Friend, with its ice cream smudged logic and...

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Chris Ayers, Ayers, Chris, Inscribed by the artist, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Culver City, CA, DesignStudio Press, 2008, 1st, 9781933492322, 8.25 inches, 8.25 inches, 160 pages, 366 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A presentation copy from Chris Ayers to fellow animation artist Pres Romanillos. Inscribed on the title page: "Dear Pres, May your journey be filled with...

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Grounded Vol. 1: Powerless
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Very Fine, Paul Azaceta, Sable, Mark, Azaceta, Paul, Image Comics, 2006, 1st, 1582406413, Softcover, wraps, English

"The good news: super-heroes are real. The bad news: You're not one of them. When Jonathan is sent to a high school for super-powered teens, he's forced...

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Demon Wind
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Lovern Kindzierski, Alfonso Azpiri, Kindzierski, Lovern, Azpiri, Alfonso, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Heavy Metal, Rockville Center, NY, 2004, 1st, 11.8 inches, 8.75 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A one shot graphic novel by this Spanish artist best known for his space opera series Lorna.

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Lorna: Leviathan
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Alfonso Azpiri, Azpiri, Alfonso, Fine, Heavy Metal, Rockville Center, NY, 2000, 1st, 11.8 inches, 8.75 inches, 56 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards

Out of print. This Spanish artist is best known for this space opera series featuring the sexy blonde heroine Lorna. Unfortunately this is another...

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Lorna: The Ark
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Alfonso Azpiri, Azpiri, Alfonso, Tiny scrape to the bottom of the spine otherwise Fine, Heavy Metal, Rockville Center, NY, 2001, 1st, 11.8 inches, 8.75 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards

This Spanish artist is best known for this space opera series featuring the sexy blonde heroine Lorna. Unfortunately this is another European graphic novel...

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Reflections
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De Blas, Alfonso Azpiri, De Blas, Azpiri, Alfonso, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Rockville Center, NY, Heavy Metal, 2001, 1st, 1-882931-64-5, 11.8 inches, 8.75 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Four comic stories by this Spanish artist best known for his space opera series Lorna.

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Wet Dreams II
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Alfonso Azpiri, Azpiri, Alfonso, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Heavy Metal, Rockville Center, NY, 2003, 1st, 11.8 inches, 8.75 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Comics by this Spanish artist best known for his space opera series Lorna.

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Babel #2
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David B, B, David, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Fantagraphics, Seattle, 2006, 1st, 11.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 32 pages, color, Softcover, French wraps, English


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Casanova, Vol. 1: Luxuria
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Matt Fraction, Gabriel Ba, Fraction, Matt, Ba, Gabriel, Very Fine, Berkeley, Image Comics, 2007, 1st, 9781582406893, 11 inches, 7.5 inches, 144 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Meet Casanova Quinn: prodigal son of a law-and-order family hell-bent on keeping the world safe and sound; now blackmailed into...

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Steampunk 1: Manimatron
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Joe Kelly, Chris Bachalo, Kelly, Joe, Bachalo, Chris, Very Fine, WildStorm/DC, La Jolla, 2001, 1-56389-762-8, 10.25 inches, 6.5 inches, 160 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Collects Steampunk #1-5. The story was set to run 24 issues but was cancelled after #12, even though Bachalo says, "I really enjoyed Steampunk. That was...

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Steampunk 2: Drama Obscura
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Joe Kelly, Chris Bachalo, Kelly, Joe, Bachalo, Chris, Very Fine, WildStorm/DC, La Jolla, 2003, 1-4012-0047-8, 10.25 inches, 6.75 inches, 176 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Collects Steampunk #6-12. The story was set to run 24 issues but was cancelled after #12. Bachalo says, "I really enjoyed Steampunk. That was probably my...

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Scott Lobdell, John Francis Moore, Larry Hama, James Robinson, Chris Bachalo, Carlos Pacheco, Leinil Francis Yu, Adam Pollina, Lobdell, John Francis Moore, Larry Hama, James Robinson, Scott, Bachalo, Carlos Pacheco, Leinil Francis Yu, Adam Pollina, Chris, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in Publisher's Shrinkwrap, New York, Marvel, 2010, 1st, 9780785162407, 11 inches, 7.5 inches, 640 pages, color, Hardcover, leatherette, English

From the publisher: A rogue faction of the U.S. government, backed by powerful international forces and led by the man known only as Bastion, is about to...

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Mike Carey, Chris Bachalo, Mark Brooks, Humberto Ramos, Chris Bachalo, Carey, Mike, Bachalo, Mark Brooks, Humberto Ramos, Chris Bachalo, Chris, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Marvel, 2007, 1st, 978-0785125143, 0785125140, 11.25 inches, 7.5 inches, 336 pages, color, Hardcover, boards, English

From the publisher: Mike Carey (Ultimate Fantastic Four) and Chris Bachalo (Uncanny X-Men) take over X-Men, or at least what's left of them! As old...

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Very Fine, Derf Backderf, Backderf, Derf, Abrams, 2011, 1st Proof, 9781419702174, Softcover, color wraps, English

An advance proof of the fascinating memoir of a school friend of the serial killer. Printing quality matches the trade edition and, released prior to the...

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Fish (17x23 series)
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Bianca Bagnarelli, Bagnarelli, Bianca, Very Fine, London, Nobrow, 2014, 9 inches, 6.7 inches, 24 pages, color, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the publisher: A powerful tale addressing themes of adolescence and loss, reminding us of just how delicately we are held together. Milo is...

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Kyle Baker, McGruder, Reginald Hudlin, Aaron, Baker, Kyle, Very Fine/Very Fine, Crown, New York, 2004, 1st, 10.5 inches, 8.7 inches, 144 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

An original graphic novel. Story by Aaron McGruder, creator of The Boondocks, and Reginald Hudlin, writer and director of House Party. Illustrated with elan...

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Kyle Baker Cartoonist, Vol. 2
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Kyle Baker, Baker, Kyle, Very Fine, Kyle Baker Publishing, Woodstock, 2005, 1st, 10 inches, 6 inches, 128 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

"Now With More Bakers!" A collection of cartoons and comic strips by Baker featuring cartoon versions of himself, his wife and children.

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Kyle Baker, Baker, Kyle, Near Fine (very slight shelfwear), Berkeley, Image Comics, 2009, 1st, 9781607060949, 9 inches, 6 inches, 200 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

The Comic Book that Ended the Iraq War! Zone, the unwitting pawn of a corrupt recruiter, is a mentally disabled soldier. Felony is a three-time loser...

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The Bakers: Babies and Kittens
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Kyle Baker, Baker, Kyle, Very Fine without dust jacket, as issued, Image, Berkeley, 2007, 1st, 9 inches, 6.25 inches, 96 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Book two in "The Bakers" series of hectic family life. From the back of the book: What's cuter than Babies? Babies and Kittens! Shock and "Aaaw."...

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Kyle Baker, Baker, Kyle, Fine, New York, Kyle Baker, 2006, 1st, 9780974721439, 9.25 inches, 6.28 inches, 96 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A collection of cartoons and comic strips by Baker featuring cartoon versions of himself, his wife and children. From the back cover: Lil, Ike, Jackie...

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You Are Here
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Kyle Baker, Baker, Kyle, Fine, New York, Vertigo/DC, 1999, 1st, 1-56389-442-4, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 160 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

Baker does his best Mort Drucker impression here in this original graphic novel. Great art combined with Baker's snappy dialogue: From the back cover:...

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Lastman #4: The Show
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Balak, Michael Sanlaville, Bastien Vives, Balak, Michael Sanlaville, Bastien Vives, Very Fine, First Second, New York, 2016, 1st, 8.5 inches, 6 inches, 208 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

In English! Bastien Vives, Michael Sanlaville & Balak's manga-inspired action adventure series. From the publisher: Marianne Velba won't stop...

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Lastman #5: The Order
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Balak, Michael Sanlaville, Bastien Vives, Balak, Michael Sanlaville, Bastien Vives, Very Fine, First Second, New York, 2016, 1st, 8.5 inches, 6 inches, 208 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

In English! Bastien Vives, Michael Sanlaville & Balak's manga-inspired action adventure series. From the publisher: Marianne and Adrian have...

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Bizarreries
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Roberto Baldazzini, Baldazzini, Roberto, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Delcourt, 2017, 1st, 978-2756090887, 11.75 inches, 9 inches, 232 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Baldazzini is an incredible clear line illustrator in the fluid style of F'loch and Walter Minus, however Baldazzini's style is more fetishistic, both with...

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Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine without dustjacket as issued, 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 by Ben with an original drawing. "Poor Mildew doesn't have long to live. Modern...

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Toshio Ban, Tezuka Productions, Ban, Tezuka Productions, Toshio, Very Fine, Berkeley, Stone Bridge Press, 2016, 1st, 978-1-61172-025-9, 9 inches, 7 inches, 928 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the Publisher: This graphic-format biography of Osamu Tezuka Japan's "God of Manga" looks at one of the twentieth century's great creative artists...

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Nykko, Nicolas Bannister, Nykko, Bannister, Nicolas, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Marcinelle, Dupuis, 2008, 1st, 9782800142432, 10.6 inches, 8 inches, 32 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A funny, action-packed wordless graphic novel for kids... and adults! Bannister is a French illustrator, comic book artist and animation character designer....

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Nykko, Nicolas Bannister, Nykko, Bannister, Nicolas, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Marcinelle, Dupuis, 2009, 1st, 9782800144108, 10.6 inches, 8 inches, 32 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A funny, action-packed wordless graphic novel for kids... and adults! Bannister is a French illustrator, comic book artist and animation character designer....

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Nykko, Nicolas Bannister, Nykko, Bannister, Nicolas, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Marcinelle, Dupuis, 2010, 1st, 9782800146737, 10.6 inches, 8 inches, 32 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A funny, action-packed wordless graphic novel for kids... and adults! Bannister is a French illustrator, comic book artist and animation character designer....

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The Horde
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VF, Igor Baranko, Baranko, Igor, Humanoids/DC, 2004, 1st, Softcover, wraps

Ukrainian writer/artist Igor Baranko was born in Kiev during the Cold War. After attending art school, Baranko served for two years in the Soviet Army,...

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Cinema 1
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Andre Barbe, Barbe, Andre, Fine (very slight cover wear, sharp, crisp, clean), Grenoble, Glenat, 1982, 1st, 2-7234-0295-9, 12.6 inches, 9.5 inches, 48 pages, black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A collection of Barbe's beautifully rendered, utterly amazing cinematic erotic cartoon strips filled with sensuous doe-eyed females and incredible invisible...

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Cinema 1 & 2 (Complete Set)
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Andre Barbe, Barbe, Andre, Near Fine (slight cover wear, sharp, crisp, clean), Glenat, Grenoble, 1982, 1st, 12.6 inches, 9.5 inches, 48 + 48 pages, black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A collection of Barbe's beautifully rendered, utterly amazing cinematic erotic cartoon strips filled with sensuous doe-eyed females and incredible invisible...

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Don Juan
  $35.00
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Mozart, Andre Barbe, Mozart, Barbe, Andre, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (topedge smoke stained, spine sunned, otherwise very charp), Editions la Decouverte, Paris, 1991, 1st, 12.2 inches, 10.25 inches, 102 pages, 14 double-page and 14 full-page illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English French Italian

Andre Barbe contributes 28 beautiful, lush, sensual soft pencil drawings to illustrate the complete text of Mozart's opera. The text of the opera is...

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Don Juan
  $45.00
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Mozart, Andre Barbe, Mozart, Barbe, Andre, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (dustjacket edges rubbed, spine sunned), Editions la Decouverte, Paris, 1991, 1st, 12.2 inches, 10.25 inches, 102 pages, 14 double-page and 14 full-page illustrations, hardcover, cloth

Andre Barbe contributes 28 beautiful, lush, sensual, soft pencil drawings to illustrate the complete text of Mozart's opera. The text of the opera is...

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Sky Doll Decade 00>10
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Alessandro Barbucci, Barbara Canepa, Barbucci, Barbara Canepa, Alessandro, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Titan Books, London, 2016, 978-1782767367, 11 inches, 8.25 inches, 232 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This English language edition collects Sky Doll Tomes 1-3 plus the short stories Doll's Factory (from Sky Doll 0) and Heaven Dolls (from Sky Doll...

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Sky Doll Sudra - in English
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Alessandro Barbucci, Barbara Canepa, Barbucci, Barbara Canepa, Alessandro, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, London, Titan Comics, 2017, 1st English language printing, 978-1785861291, 11.2 inches, 8.3 inches, 64 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The English language edition of Sky Doll Tome 4: Sudra -- the latest volume of Sky Doll by Canepa & Barbucci. From the publisher: In a parallel...

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Sky Doll Spaceship Collection
  $26.00
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Alessandro Barbucci, Barbara Canepa, Bengal, Enrique Fernandez, et al, Barbucci, Barbara Canepa, Bengal, Enrique Fernandez, et al, Alessandro, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, London, Titan Comics, 2016, 1st English language printing, 9781782767374, 11.2 inches, 8.3 inches, 152 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The English language edition of Sky Doll: Space Ship Tomes 1-2 and Sky Doll: Lacrima Christi Tomes 1-2. Stories by Canepa & Barbucci featuring...

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The Carl Barks Library #4
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Carl Barks, 3 VF volumes in VG slipcase (moderate overall wear to slipcase), Barks, Carl, Another Rainbow, 1985, 1st, pictorial cloth

One of the scarcer sets in this series. Reprints Uncle Scrooge Comics #21 - 43 and Barks' original pencil art for The Lemonade King. Also includes essays by...

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The Carl Barks Library #8
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3 Very Fine vol. in Near Fine slipcase (slight shelfwear to slipcase), Carl Barks, Barks, Carl, Another Rainbow, 1983, 1st, 744, color and B&W, Hardcover, pictorial cloth

Walt Disney's Comics & Stories #95-166.

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#461 of 1875 copies signed by Barks, Fine in Near Fine slipcase (slight shelfwear to bottom of slipcase), Carl Barks, Barks, Carl, Another Rainbow, 1981, 1st, Hardcover, blue leather in matching slipcase, English

While well-heeled collectors can buy the original paintings (I witnessed a money bin painting sell at auction for over $250,000!), this book is the only...

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Carl Barks, Barks, Carl, #642 of 1875 copies signed by Barks, Fine in Fine slipcase, Another Rainbow, Scottsdale, AZ, 1981, 1st, 13 inches, 11 inches, 311 pages, 135 color plates (12 gate-folds), numerous black & white illustrations and photographs, Hardcover, maroon leather in matching slipcase, English

While well-heeled collectors can buy the original paintings (I witnessed a money bin painting sell at auction for over $250,000!), this book is the only...

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Carl Barks, Barks, Carl, #51 of 100 copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Another Rainbow Publishing, Scottsdale, AZ, 1983, 1st, 24 inches, 20 inches, color

A beautiful lithograph of this iconic image, conceived and painted by the duck man himself Carl Barks, of Uncle Scrooge posing with a bag of gold. This...

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Walt Disney's Donald Duck: Lost in the Andes
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Carl Barks, Barks, Carl, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Fantagraphics, Seattle, 2011, 9781606994740, 10.25 inches, 7.5 inches, 240 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Carl Barks' Donald Duck and Uncle Scrooge comics are considered among the greatest artistic and storytelling achievements in the...

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