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.

 
Paolo Eleuteri Serpieri, Serpieri, Paolo Eleuteri, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Lo Scarabeo, Torino, 2010, 9788865273968, 12 inches, 8.8 inches, 128 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The first two Druuna stories (Morbus Gravis and Delta) in one volume.

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Light & Bold
  $35.00
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Carlos Trillo, Jordi Bernet, Trillo, Carlos, Bernet, Jordi, Very Fine in publisher's shrinkwrap, Catalan, New York, 1990, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 70 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

A variation on the beauty and the beast theme: a comic love story about a monster and a moll. Nudity. Text in English.

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The Adventures of Dieter Lumpen
  $95.00
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Jorge Zentner, Ruben Pellejero, Zentner, Jorge, Pellejero, Ruben, Near Fine (light shelfwear to the bottom edge otherwise Very Fine, very flat, tight, clean), San Diego, Euro Comics, 2016, 1st English language printing, 978-1-63140-606-5, 8.5 inches, 11 inches, 260 pages, color, Softcover, French wraps, English

  From the publisher: The first English translation of the entire Adventures of Dieter Lumpen series, the most famous work of the...

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Muse - First Printing
  $45.00
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Denis-Pierre Filippi, Terry Dodson, Filippi, Denis-Pierre, Dodson, Terry, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Los Angeles, Humanoids, 2013, 1st, 9781594650383, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 104 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This is the 2013 First Printing of Terry's "Songes" saga, together in one volume and in English. From the publisher: Available for the first time in...

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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), 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), Very Fine (As New, very flat, tight, clean), Epic, New York, 1987, 1st, 11 inches, 8.25 inches, 72 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

A pristine first printing of the first volume in the definitive English language collection of Moebius' comic stories. Contents: A Journey of a...

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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Fine (very slight bend to upper corner of 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), The slightest pin-prick impression to the back cover 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 which was the inspiration for Heavy Metal: The Movie and The Fifth Element....

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Nils: The Tree of Life
  $30.00
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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Jerome Hamon, Antoine Carrion, Hamon, Jerome, Carrion, Antoine, Magnetic Press, 2020, 1st, 9781549308154, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 184 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

All three volumes of Nils, "a trilogy halfway between Nordic mythology and Miyazaki," in one volume and in English. Art and color by Antoine Carrion (artist...

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Jean-Michel Charlier, Moebius (Jean Giraud), Charlier, Jean-Michel, Moebius (Jean Giraud), One of 1500 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, Graphitti Designs, Anaheim, 1992, 1st, 11.2 inches, 8.75 inches, 204 pages, color, Hardcover, leather, English

This is the eighth volume in the signed & numbered Moebius hardcover series, collecting the Epic/Marvel graphic novels Lieutenant Blueberry 1-The Iron...

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Arzach - First Printing
  $175.00
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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Fine, issued without dustjacket, Humanoides, Paris, 1976, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 64 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards

A very sharp first printing of the first collection of Moebius' most iconic creation. The first four wordless adventures of the pteradactyl-flying Arzach:...

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Alejandro Jodorowsky, Moebius (Jean Giraud), Jodorowsky, Alejandro, Moebius (Jean Giraud), Limited to 750 copies, Very Fine in Very Good slipcase (very light push to the tip of the upper corner of the book, otherwise perfect boo, Hollywood, Humanoids, 2010, 1st, 9781594650116, 13 inches, 9.75 inches, 308 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This definitive Absolute-size collection sold out immediately in its English language edition limited to only 750 copies! From the publisher:...

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