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.

 
Massimiliano Frezzato, Fabio Ruotolo, Frezzato, Fabio Ruotolo, Massimiliano, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (lower rear corner lightly scraped, light surface wear, interior Very Fine), Rockville Centre, NY, Heavy Metal, 2007, 13 inches, 9.75 inches, 48 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The Keepers of the Maser tells a story that is a cross-pollination of Fantasy saga and Science Fiction adventure. Massimiliano Frezzato creates a world...

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Alexandro Jodorowsky, Georges Bess, Jodorowsky, Alexandro, Bess, Georges, Vols. 1, 3 & 4 are Near Fine to Fine, issued without dustjacket (mild cover wear, Humanoids, Hollywood, 2001, 1st, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 224 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print and quite scarce in this full European size edition. These four individual albums were later collected in a smaller format. From the...

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Fusion
  $250.00
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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Very Good+, issued without dustjacket (blunt bump to the top of the spine and front board, one open corner slightly pushed, other corners sharp), New York, Epic, 1995, 1st, 0785101551, 11.9 inches, 9.5 inches, 128 pages, over 200 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

An exceptional Moebius art book. Filled with over 200 color works made by Moebius between 1985 to 1995: posters, production designs, covers and...

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Deconstructing The Metabarons
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Christophe Quillien, Juan Gimenez, Quillien, Christophe, Gimenez, Juan, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, Los Angeles, Humanoids, 2019, 1st, 9781594656484, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 128 pages, color and black & white illustrations, pictorial boards, English

The second reference guide to the Jodoverse, focused on unveiling the secrets of the Universe's fiercest warrior clan: the Metabarons. Deconstructing the...

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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Very Good+ (mild rubbing to back cover, very faint thumbdents to back cover, very slight bend to pages, generally flat, tight, clean), Epic, New York, 1987, 1st, 11 inches, 8.25 inches, 72 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

The first volume in the definitive English language collection of Moebius' comic stories. Contents: -A Journey of a Thousand Miles (Introduction) by...


Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Near Fine (faint bump to the top corner, otherwise Very Fine), New York, Epic, 1988, 1st, 0871352826, 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. Plus two short stories: Hit Man and Journey...

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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Fine, New York, Epic, 1988, 1st, 0-87135-283-4, 11 inches, 8.25 inches, 72 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

A collection of seven comic stories from 1974 to 1980 including, Shore Leave on Pharagonesia, Absoluten Calfeutrail, White Nightmare, Apple Pie, and Rock...

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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Near Fine (very faint thumbdent to back cover, otherwise Very Fine, flat, tight, clean), Epic, New York, 1987, 1st, 11 inches, 8.25 inches, 64 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

A collection of comic stories from 1973 to 1980 including all of the Arzach stories. Contents: Arzach (four stories), The Detour, The Ballade, The White...

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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Fine (covers very lightly rubbed, corners sharp, binding unbroken, pages flat, spine tight), New York, Epic, 1987, 1st, 087135280, 11 inches, 8.25 inches, 128 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

The scarce English language edition of the long-running Airtight Garage saga serialized in Metal Hurlant and Heavy Metal over four years. Outside of the...


Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Near Fine (light bump to the bottom of the spine otherwise Very Fine, very flat, tight, clean, covers and pages flat, binding unbroken), Epic, New York, 1987, 1st, 11 inches, 8.25 inches, 72 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

A collection of ten comic stories from 1971 to 1979 including the title story (written by Dan O'Bannon) which was the inspiration for Heavy Metal: The Movie...

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Lights of the Amalou (Near Fine)
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Christophe Gibelin, Claire Wendling, Gibelin, Christophe, Wendling, Claire, Near Fine (light shelfwear, red marker dot on the bottom edge), San Diego, IDW, 2017, 1st, 978-1631409165, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 240 pages, color, Softcover, French wraps, English

The First English translation of Claire's graphic novel Les Lumieres de l'Amalou. All five volumes collected and in English! From the publisher: An...

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The Garden of Desire
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Stephen Desberg, Will (Willy Maltaite), Desberg, Stephen, Will (Willy Maltaite), Very Good+ (upper corners rubbed, mild browning on inside covers, otherwise very flat, tight, clean), New York, Eurotica / NBM, 1991, 1st, 1561630098, 12 inches, 9 inches, 64 pages, color, Softcover, color wraps, English

The English language edition of 'Le Jardin des Désirs' (1988) from Dupuis' Aire Libre collection, the first adult comic by the team of Will and...

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The Starr Conspiracy
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Juan Gimenez, Gimenez, Juan, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Humanoids, Los Angeles, 2019, 9781643376080, 10.6 inches, 7.8 inches, 112 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A new all-in-one edition of the futuristic, comedic escapades of journalist Leo Roa, as created by "Metabarons" artist Juan Gimenez. From the...

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The Fourth Power
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Juan Gimenez, Gimenez, Juan, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Humanoids, Los Angeles, 2019, 9781643376387, 10.5 inches, 7.8 inches, 264 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A powerful cocktail of science fiction, humor, and social criticism written and drawn by the artist of The Metabarons: Juan Gimenez! A new all-in-one...

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Muse - New Edition
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Denis-Pierre Filippi, Terry Dodson, Filippi, Denis-Pierre, Dodson, Terry, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Humanoids, Los Angeles, 2019, 9781643379326, 10.5 inches, 7.8 inches, 112 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This is a new edition of Terry's "Songes" saga in one volume and in English. From the publisher: Charming Coraline is hired as the private tutor to...

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Borja Gonzalez, Gonzalez, Borja, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Abrams, 2020, 1st, 9781419740138, 9.4 inches, 6.6 inches, 128 pages, color, Hardcover, decorative boards, English

In English for the first time, this beautiful graphic novel by a Spanish comic book creator. A bestseller for us in its original French edition, under its...

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The Smell of Starving Boys
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Loo Hui Phang, Frederik Peeters, Phang, Loo Hui, Peeters, Frederik, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, London, Self Made Hero, 2017, 1st, 9781910593400, 12.7 inches, 9.5 inches, 112 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial cloth, English

L'Odeur des Garçons Affamés. This story ostensibly set in the arid West is a surreal journey of the mind as much as place. I'm a huge fan...

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Juan Diaz Canales, Juanjo Guarnido, Diaz Canales, Juan, Guarnido, Juanjo, Near Fine (very light dent to front and back cover, otherwise very sharp, flat, tight, and clean), iBooks, New York, 2003, 1st, 12.2 inches, 9.1 inches, 56 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

If you want to really appreciate Juanjo's award-winning artwork, this ibooks edition is two inches taller and wider than the Dark Horse edition. This...

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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, 1st, 12.2 inches, 9.1 inches, 56 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

If you want to really appreciate Juanjo's award-winning artwork, this ibooks edition is two inches taller and wider than the Dark Horse edition. This...

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Juan Diaz Canales, Juanjo Guarnido, Diaz Canales, Juan, Guarnido, Juanjo, Very Fine (very flat, tight, bright, unread), iBooks, New York, 2005, 1st, 12.2 inches, 9.1 inches, 80 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

The making of Blacksad Book One. Character designs, preliminary drawings, page roughs, color studies, and other drawings for every single page of the first...

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Jean-Michel Charlier, Moebius (Jean Giraud), Charlier, Jean-Michel, Moebius (Jean Giraud), Fine (lightest wear to back cover otherwise new and unread), Mojo Press, Austin, 1996, 1st, 9 inches, 7 inches, 288 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

Out of print . The highlight of this book is the first and only English-language printing of "Three Black Birds", a unique Blueberry incident, written and...


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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The Model
  $60.00
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Milo Manara, Manara, Milo, Near Fine in Fine dustjacket (light bump to the tail of the spine otherwise Fine), New York, NBM, 2001, 1st, 9781561633395, 12.75 inches, 9.75 inches, 80 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Nearly 80 full-page or double-page color illustrations of female models throughout history. From the back cover: The great Manara presents to us, in...

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Hugo Pratt, Pratt, Hugo, Fine, New York, Universe/Rizzoli, 2012, 10.2 inches, 6.8 inches, 254 pages, color, Softcover, French wraps, English

An English language translation of the first Corto Maltese story. From the publisher: Treasure hunter, sailor, and adventurer, Corto Maltese remains...

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Nikita Mandryka, Massimiliano Frezzato, Mandryka, Nikita, Frezzato, Massimiliano, #90 of 500 numbered copies signed by both the artist and the author, Near Fine (mild wear to corners), Heavy Metal, Rockville Centre, NY, 1999, 1st, 17 inches, 12.5 inches, 96 pages, black & white with 1 page in color, Softcover, spiralbound

"This custom-bound sketchbook presenting the final pencils for the complete story of 'The Keepers of the Maser 4' is a limited edition of five hundred...

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The Age of Darkness
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Philippe Caza, Caza, Philippe, Very Fine, New York, Heavy Metal, 2001, 1st, 1882931734, 12 inches, 8.5 inches, 104 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

Twelve stories by the French creator Caza. Out of print. From the back cover: This beautiful graphic novel tells of the time before the Era of Mass....

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Gunland
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Very Fine, Captain Artiglio, Artiglio, Captain, Magnetic Press / Lion Forge, 2020, 1st, 9 inches, 6.5 inches, 208 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: In a bizarre sci-fi western world, where cyborg bounty hunters ride dinosaurs and magical skulls give powers to alien outlaws, the...

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Hardcover edition limited to 500 copies, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Richard Marazano, Christophe Ferreira, Marazano, Richard, Ferreira, Christophe, Magnetic Press / Lion Forge, 2020, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 120 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The English language version of Le monde de Milo - Tomes 5-6 (Dargaud). From the publisher: The village's tranquility is once again threatened as a...

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The Tikitis (Lucha Libre)
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Jerry Frissen, Fabien M, Frissen, Jerry, M, Fabien, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (light wear), Humanoids, Hollywood, 2010, 1st, 10.5 inches, 7 inches, 144 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The out-of-print English-language collection of the French bande dessinée comedy adventure series. This contains two complete stories: the first...

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A Sea of Love
  $25.00
Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Wilfrid Lupano, Gregory Panaccione, Lupano, Wilfrid, Panaccione, Gregory, Magnetic Press / Lion Forge, 2018, 10.5 inches, 8.25 inches, 224 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

NOMINATED FOR THREE EISNER AWARDS IN 2019! A 224-page wordless graphic novel! From the publisher: When an old fisherman fails to return after a...


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Curtain Call
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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Wilfrid Lupano, Rodguen (Rodolphe Guenoden), Lupano, Wilfrid, Rodguen (Rodolphe Guenoden), Magnetic Press / Lion Forge, 2018, 1st, 11.25 inches, 7.75 inches, 128 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Rodolphe Guenoden's 2013 French album, in English! From the publisher: A thirty-year-old slacker flees the responsibilities of a wife and child in...


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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Juan Diaz Canales, Jose-Luis Munuera, Diaz Canales, Juan, Munuera, Jose-Luis, Magnetic Press / Lion Forge, 2018, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 128 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

An English language integrale of Fraternity (Tomes 1-2). From the writer of Blacksad and the artist of Navis, Sortilèges, Les Campbell.... From...


Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Antoine Ozanam, Joel Jurion, Ozanam, Antoine, Jurion, Joel, Magnetic Press / Lion Forge, 2017, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 152 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The Second Cycle of the French graphic novel series (Tomes 4-6) in English. From the publisher: A population of secret were-animals hide among us, and...

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Hardcover edition limited to 500 copies, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Antoine Ozanam, Joel Jurion, Ozanam, Antoine, Jurion, Joel, Magnetic Press / Lion Forge, 2020, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 144 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

LIMITED RUN HARDCOVER EDITION! Only 500 copies! The Third Cycle of the French graphic novel series (Tomes 7-9) in English. From the publisher:...

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Milo's World Book 1
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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Richard Marazano, Christophe Ferreira, Marazano, Richard, Ferreira, Christophe, Magnetic Press / Lion Forge, 2019, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 120 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The English language version of Le monde de Milo - Tomes 1-2 (Dargaud). From the publisher: Milo often spends his time alone by a lake, where one day...

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Milo's World Book 2
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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Richard Marazano, Christophe Ferreira, Marazano, Richard, Ferreira, Christophe, Magnetic Press / Lion Forge, 2019, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 120 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The English language version of Le monde de Milo - Tomes 3-4 (Dargaud). From the publisher: Milo's life will never be the same now that he knows his...

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Stay
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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Lewis Trondheim, Hubert Chevillard, Trondheim, Lewis, Chevillard, Hubert, Magnetic Press / Lion Forge, 2019, 1st, 10.25 inches, 7.75 inches, 128 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

NOMINATED FOR TWO EISNER AWARDS 2020: Best U.S. Edition of Int'l Material and Best Writer (Lewis Trondheim)! From the publisher: Roland has the...


Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Sibylline, Capucine, Jerome d'Aviau, Sibylline, Capucine, d'Aviau, Jerome, Magnetic Press / Lion Forge, 2017, 1st, 9.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 192 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A beautifully illustrated bande dessinee now in English. An innovative design (a mix of comics and illustrated books) with delightful drawings of a...

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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Sylvain Runberg, Miquel "Miki" Montllo, Runberg, Sylvain, Montllo, Miquel "Miki", Magnetic Press / Lion Forge, 2018, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 120 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The French bande dessinee series now in English. This combines Tomes 3-4 from Dargaud. From the publisher: Following the events in volume one,...

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The Windy Day
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Tony Sandoval, Sandoval, Tony, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Magnetic Press / Lion Forge, St. Louis, MO, 2019, 1st, 8.25 inches, 9.75 inches, 32 pages, color, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

Tony's children's book, now in English. A young girl sets out on her own to fly her kite and encounters a pirate cloud full of goblins looking to cause...

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The Ogre Gods, Vol. 1: Petit
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Hubert, Bertrand Gatignol, Hubert, Gatignol, Bertrand, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, St. Louis, MO, Magnetic Press / Lion Forge, 2018, 1st, 9781942367772, 10.5 inches, 8.25 inches, 176 pages, black & white with gold accents, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Petit is the son of the Ogre King, and the littlest giant in the royal clan. Scarcely larger than a mere human, he is the latest sign...

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Hubert, Bertrand Gatignol, Hubert, Gatignol, Bertrand, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Magnetic Press / Lion Forge, St. Louis, MO, 2019, 1st, 10.5 inches, 8.25 inches, 152 pages, black & white with gold accents, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Yori is a Half-Blood, the son of a noble-born and his mistress. Raised alongside the king's degenerate legitimate children, his...

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Hubert, Bertrand Gatignol, Hubert, Gatignol, Bertrand, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Magnetic Press / Lion Forge, St. Louis, MO, 2019, 1st, 10.5 inches, 8.25 inches, 188 pages, black & white with gold accents, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: A direct continuation of PETIT and HALF-BLOOD, this third book in the series of standalone tales explores another part of the dark,...

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'Fane, 'Fane, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Magnetic Press / Lion Forge, St. Louis, MO, 2020, 1st, 11.2 inches, 8.75 inches, 160 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Michel Valliant meets Fast and Furious. Don't think too hard and you will enjoy this breezy graphic novel from France. This is part one of two. 'Fane's...

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Raule, Roger, Raule, Roger, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Magnetic Press / Lion Forge, St. Louis, MO, 2017, 1st, 11.2 inches, 8.75 inches, 144 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Collecting Jazz Maynard Tomes 1-3 in English. The first story in its entirety. From the publisher: Jazz Maynard was born in the slums of Barcelona,...

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Raule, Roger, Raule, Roger, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Magnetic Press / Lion Forge, St. Louis, MO, 2018, 1st, 11.2 inches, 8.75 inches, 144 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Collecting Jazz Maynard Tomes 4-6 in English. The second story in its entirety. From the publisher: The second volume in the internationally-renowned...

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Watersnakes
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Tony Sandoval, Sandoval, Tony, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Magnetic Press / Lion Forge, St. Louis, MO, 2018, 1st, 11.2 inches, 8.75 inches, 144 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

An English language translation of Tony's graphic novel Le Serpent d'Eau (2014). Tony specializes in David Lynchian dreamlike scenarios and this is one of...

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Alberto Varanda, Varanda, Alberto, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Magnetic Press / Lion Forge, St. Louis, MO, 2017, 1st, 9.7 inches, 10.7 inches, 52 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Bande dessinee artist Alberto Veranda, best known for his heavy medieval fantasies, evinced his playful side with this series of comic strips featuring a...

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