Bande Dessinee in English

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European comics in English! Less than one percent of European comics are translated into English. Often the U.S. print runs are miniscule in comparison with the European print run and sometimes the English language versions become quite rare. Along with French Bande Dessinee, you will also find here comics originally published in Italy and Spain.

 
Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Near Fine (light wear to the covers, no thumbdents, some mild darkening to the page edges, flat, tight, clean), Heavy Metal, New York, 1981, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 96 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

The first English language publication of these Moebius stories & art. "All New! Never before seen in the U.S." The Black Incal, Detour, The White...

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Visions of Arzach
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Moebius (Jean Giraud), et al, Moebius (Jean Giraud), et al, Just a bit of light scuffing to the back cover otherwise Fine, issued without dustjacket, Kitchen Sink, Northampton, MA, 1993, 1st, 12 inches, 9 inches, 56 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A collection of artists' renditions of Moebius' pterodactyl-riding fantasy character. 50 full-color illustrations: one each by Sergio Aragones; Brian...

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Enrique Sanchez Abuli, Jordi Bernet, Alex Toth, Abuli, Enrique Sanchez, Bernet, Alex Toth, Jordi, Very Fine, IDW Publishing, San Diego, CA, 2012, 1st thus, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 144 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

IDW published the only complete collection of Torpedo--in five volumes--all now out of print. Translation by Jimmy Palmiotti. The first two stories are...

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Hugo Pratt, Pratt, Hugo, Very Fine, San Diego, IDW Publishing, 2020, 1st, 978-1-68405-691-0, 11.75 inches, 9.25 inches, 176 pages, black & white, Softcover, French wraps, English

Out of print. From the publisher: In this final entry of Hugo Pratt's epic Corto Maltese series, the master graphic novelist returns to the theme he...

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Hugo Pratt, Pratt, Hugo, Very Fine, San Diego, IDW Publishing, 2018, 1st, 978-1-68405-641-5, 11.75 inches, 9.25 inches, 172 pages, black & white, Softcover, French wraps, English

Out of print. From the publisher: A milestone in the history of graphic novels, The Ballad of the Salty Sea won the world's first-ever "Best Graphic...

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The Incal 1
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Fine (flat, tight, bright), Alexandro Jodorowsky, Moebius (Jean Giraud), Jodorowsky, Alexandro, Moebius (Jean Giraud), Epic, 1988, 1st, 11 inches, 8.25 inches, 96 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

The first English language version of the French sci-fi classic! This Marvel/Epic edition consists of the first two volumes in the six book series: The...

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Merveilleux!
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Very Fine, CFSL Ink, Paris, 2013, 1st, 12.4 inches, 10 inches, 128 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English, French

Full color illustrations by Annette Marnat, Tony Sandoval, Wouter Tulp, Bobby Chiu, Clément Lefevre, Charles Champeau, Carine M, Elian Black'Mor,...

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The Incal 2
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Alejandro Jodorowsky, Moebius (Jean Giraud), Jodorowsky, Alejandro, Moebius (Jean Giraud), Fine (light corner wear, bright, tight, clean), Epic, New York, 1988, 1st, 11 inches, 8.25 inches, 120 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

The first English language version of the French sci-fi classic!This Marvel/Epic edition consists of the middle two volumes in the six book series: That...

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The Incal 3
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Alejandro Jodorowsky, Moebius (Jean Giraud), Jodorowsky, Alejandro, Moebius (Jean Giraud), Fine (very light corner wear, bright, tight, clean), Epic, New York, 1988, 1st, 11 inches, 8.25 inches, 96 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

The first English language version of the French sci-fi classic!This Marvel/Epic edition consists of the final two volumes in the six book series.

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Three Shadows
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Cyril Pedrosa, Pedrosa, Cyril, Near Fine (light shelfwear), First Second, New York, 2008, 1st American, 8.5 inches, 6 inches, 272 pages, black & white, softcover, French wraps, English

Long out of print, the English language edition of Cyril Pedrosa's Tres Ombres. Cyril Pedrosa began his career in animation, working on the Disney films...

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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Near Fine (light wear to the covers, two faint thumbdents, some mild darkening to the page edges, flat, tight, clean), Heavy Metal, New York, 1981, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 96 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

The first English language publication of these Moebius stories & art. "All New! Never before seen in the U.S." The Black Incal, Detour, The White...

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Enrique Sanchez Abuli, Jordi Bernet, Alex Toth, Abuli, Enrique Sanchez, Bernet, Alex Toth, Jordi, Near Fine (lower front corner rubbed otherwise Very Fine), IDW Publishing, San Diego, CA, 2012, 1st thus, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 144 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

IDW published the only complete collection of Torpedo--in five volumes--all now out of print. Translation by Jimmy Palmiotti. The first two stories are...

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Juan Diaz Canales, Juanjo Guarnido, Diaz Canales, Juan, Guarnido, Juanjo, Creases and tears along the spine but, otherwise Very Fine (very sharp, flat, tight, and clean), iBooks, New York, 2003, 2nd, 12.2 inches, 9.1 inches, 55 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

This full-size English language edition is out of print and increasingly hard to find. If you want to really appreciate the art, this ibooks edition is...

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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Very Fine (flat, tight, bright). A Pristine unread copy!, Epic, New York, 1988, 1st, 11 inches, 8.25 inches, 64 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

The first publication in any language of the 51-page story, The Gardens of Aedena, a sequel to Upon a Star. Rounding out this volume are two short...

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Indian Summer
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NF (slight shelf wear), Pratt, Hugo, Manara, Milo, Milo Manara, NBM, 1994, 3rd

Written by Hugo Pratt (Corto Maltese), this graphic novel about colonists and Indians in New England in the 17th century is somewhat more sophisticated than...

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Very Fine, Zoran Janjetov, Fred Beltran, Jodorowsky, Alexandro, Janjetov, Fred Beltran, Zoran, Humanoids, 2013, 1st, 9781594650505, 10.5 inches, 7.75 inches, 408 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Follow Albino’s complete galaxy spanning adventures on his path to becoming a Technopriest.  Jodorowsky, Janjetov...

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Hugo Pratt, Pratt, Hugo, Very Fine (flat, tight, bright). A Pristine unread copy!, NBM, New York, 1987, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 112 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

A pristine unread copy of the first publication of these Corto Maltese stories in English. Long out of print and scarce.

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Pierre Louys, Claire Wendling, Louys, Pierre, Wendling, Claire, Very Fine, Hollywood, Humanoids Publishing, 2000, 1st, 1930652046, 11.7 inches, 9 inches, 64 pages, 26 full-page color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Twenty-six color plates by Wendling illustrate this portion of Louys' erotic poem. Wendling used this opportunity to go wild exploring various media and...


Jacques Lob, Benjamin Legrand, Jean-Marc Rochette, Lob, Benjamin Legrand, Jacques, Rochette, Jean-Marc, Fine, London, Titan Comics, 2014, 1st, 9781782761334, 9781782761365, 11 inches, 8.25 inches, 112+144 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Translated into English from the highly acclaimed French classic, the graphic novel that inspired the feature film starring Chris Evans (Captain America),...

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Juan Gimenez, Gimenez, Juan, Small bump to the tail of the spine otherwise Very Fine and unread, issued without dustjacket, Rockville Centre, Heavy Metal, 2000, 1st, 1882931521, 12 inches, 9.4 inches, 80 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

An art book showcasing illustrations for books, magazines, posters. Film design. And the Tarot. Fantasy. Science fiction. Erotica. Take a journey with...

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Three Shadows
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Cyril Pedrosa, Pedrosa, Cyril, Near Fine (very light wear), First Second, New York, 2008, 2nd American, 8.5 inches, 6 inches, 272 pages, black & white, softcover, French wraps, English

Long out of print, the English language edition of Cyril Pedrosa's Tres Ombres. Cyril Pedrosa began his career in animation, working on the Disney films...

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Stages of Rot
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Very Fine, Linnea Sterte, Sterte, Linnea, Peow Studio, 2019, Revised 2nd Edition, 8.7 inches, 6.7 inches, 168 pages, color, Softcover, French wraps, English

Peow Studios English language edition of Linnea Sterte's beautifully illustrated, contemplative, largely wordless graphic novel. This second edition of...

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Corto Maltese: Tango
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Hugo Pratt, Pratt, Hugo, Very Fine, San Diego, IDW Publishing, 2018, 1st, 978-1-68405-273-8, 11.75 inches, 9.25 inches, 64 pages, black & white, Softcover, French wraps, English

Out of print. From the publisher: In 1923 Buenos Aires, Corto Maltese investigates the disappearance of his friend Louise Brookszowyc. In his search...

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Near Fine (only slightest wear to the lower corner otherwise new and unread), Juanjo Guarnido, Canales, Juan Diaz, Guarnido, Juanjo, iBooks, 2003, 1st, 12.2 inches, 9.1 inches, 56 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

This full-size English language edition is out of print and increasingly hard to find. If you want to really appreciate the art, this ibooks edition is...

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