Comic Strips & Cartoons

 
Sergio Aragones, VG+ (short inscription on first page, mild wear), Aragones, Sergio, Kanrom, 1965, 1st, wraps, English

Fanny's girls cavort with politicos in another 45 full-page cartoons by an uncredited Sergio Aragones.

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Sergio Aragones, Aragones, Sergio, Signed by the artist with a drawing and dated "06", Very Fine, Milwaukie, OR, Dark Horse, 1998, 1st, 978-1-56971-343-3, 9 inches, 6 inches, 160 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps

A Mint first printing signed by the artist with an original self-portrait drawing, dated "06", on the first page. Over 150 pages of pantomime cartoons....

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Sergio Aragones, Mark Evanier, Sergio Aragones, Aragones, Mark Evanier, Sergio, Aragones, Sergio, Signed by the artist with a drawing and dated "06", Very Fine, Milwaukie, OR, Dark Horse, 1999, 1st, 978-1-56971-374-7, 9 inches, 6 inches, 112 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

A Mint first printing signed by the artist with an original self-portrait drawing, dated "06", on the first page. From the publisher: Finally, the...

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Peter Arno's Man in the Shower
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Peter Arno, Arno, Peter, A few spots to the topedge otherwise Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (spine sunned), Duckworth, London, 1976, 1st thus, 11.2 inches, 8.75 inches, 128 pages, over 110 black & white cartoons, hardcover, cloth, English

A reprint of the New Yorker cartoonist Peter Arno's topnotch 1944 collection with a new introduction by the artist's daughter.

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Peter Arno's Sizzling Platter
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Peter Arno, Arno, Peter, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, Duckworth, London, 1977, 1st thus, 11.2 inches, 8.75 inches, xiii, 118 pages, over 113 black & white cartoons, hardcover, cloth, English

A reprint of the topnotch 1949 collection by the New Yorker cartoonist. Peter Arno From the dustjacket: A revised volume of Peter Arno's collected...

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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
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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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Time for Frank and His Friend
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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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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, 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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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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Walt Disney's Uncle Scrooge: Only a Poor Old Man
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Carl Barks, Barks, Carl, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Fantgraphics, Seattle, 2012, 9781606994740, 10.25 inches, 7.5 inches, viii+240 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Since Fantagraphics' first release in this series focused on Donald Duck, it is only right that the second focus on Carl Barks's...

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The Greatest of Marlys!
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Lynda Barry, Barry, Lynda, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Montreal, Drawn & Quarterly, 2016, 1st, 978-1-77046-264-9, 10.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 248 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the Publisher: Eight-year-old Marlys Mullen is Lynda Barry's most famous character from her long-running and landmark comic strip Ernie Pook's...

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From The Very Big Desk Of...
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Charles Barsotti, VF/Fine, Barsotti, Charles, Bulfinch, 2006, 1st, boards

A collection of business cartoons from The New Yorker cartoonist.

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Kings Don't Carry Money
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Charles Barsotti, Fine/NF. One signature is repeated--none are missing, Barsotti, Charles, Dodd, Mead, 1987, 1st, cloth

Barsotti's second cartoon collection.

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Kings Don't Carry Money
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Charles Barsotti, VF/Fine, Barsotti, Charles, Dodd, Mead, 1987, 1st, boards

The New Yorker cartoonist's second cartoon collection.

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Dave Berg's Mad Trash
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Dave Berg, NF (a few cover dents otherwise VF), Berg, Dave, Warner, 1977, 4th 1991, wraps

A retrospective collection of the best of the late Mad cartoonist. The Lighter Side and other articles 1958-1976.

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Dave Berg's Mad Trash
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Dave Berg, NF, Berg, Dave, Warner, 1977, 3rd 1981, wraps

A retrospective collection of the best of the late Mad cartoonist. The Lighter Side and other articles 1958-1976.

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Dave Berg's Mad Trash
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Dave Berg, NF (very light shelfwear, no thumb creases), Berg, Dave, Warner, 1977, 3rd 1981, wraps

A retrospective collection of the best of the late Mad cartoonist. The Lighter Side and other articles 1958-1976.

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Missing pp111-112 otherwise Good (spine frayed, corners bumped and worn with boards showing, gift inscription on verso of front free end paper), Louis Biedermann, Lait, Jack, Biedermann, Louis, The World Today, Inc., 1926, 1st, 112 pages, color, Hardcover, cloth with onlaid color plate

A prose story featuring every King Feature Syndicate character circa 1926. Despite this copy's flaws, the title is quite famous and genuinely scarce.

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Fine, George Booth, Booth, George, Avon Flare, 1976, 1st Paperback Edition, 10.25 inches, 7 inches, 128 pages, 112 cartoons, Softcover, wraps, English

A collection of Booth's New Yorker cartoons 1969-1975.

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George Booth, VG+/VG+ (top edge foxed, white dustjacket slightly darkened), Booth, George, Dodd Mead, 1975, 5th, 396072097, boards

A collection of his New Yorker cartoons 1969-1975.

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Who Invited You?
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George Booth, VF/VF, Fleming, Candace, Booth, George, Atheneum, 2001, 1st, 396072097, pictorial boards

A children's picture book by the New Yorker cartoonist.

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Jim Borgman, Borgman, Jim, Inscribed by the artist, Near Fine (light cover wear), The Cincinnati Enquirer, Cincinnati, 2001, 9780963044259, 8.75 inches, 10.25 inches, 208 pages, over 100 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Inscribed by the artist in the year of publication: "To Jeff - My Best! Jim Borgman 12/8/2001". From the introduction: This book is the...

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James F. McCarty, Jim Borgman, McCarty, James F., Borgman, Jim, Signed by the artist, Near Fine (only light shelfwear), Cincinnati, The Cincinnati Enquirer, 1986, 1st, 0960963235, 8.5 inches, 11 inches, 134 pages, over 120 color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

From the back cover: On June 9, 1986, Cincinnati Enquirer reporter James F. McCarty and Enquirer editorial cartoonist, Jim Borgman, flew out of Greater...

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Berkeley Breathed, Breathed, Berkeley, Signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Little Brown, Boston, 1986, 1st, 11.25 inches, 9 inches, 224 pages, color and black & white strips, hardcover, cloth spine, English

The first big Bloom County collection encompassing highlights from the first five years of the syndicated comic strip.  

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Berkeley Breathed, Breathed, Berkeley, Limited to 400 copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, IDW, San Diego, 2016, 1st, 10 inches, 12 inches, 144 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Limited to 400 copies signed by the artist. Berkeley Breathed's Pulitzer Prize-winning Bloom County ran from 1980 until 1989, when Breathed walked away...

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Berkeley Breathed, Breathed, Berkeley, Limited to 400 copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, IDW, San Diego, 2017, 1st, 10 inches, 12 inches, 144 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The exclusive hardcover edition limited to 400 copies signed by the artist.  The latest collection of Berkeley Breathed's recently revived Bloom...

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Berkeley Breathed, Breathed, Berkeley, Inscribed by the artist on the title pag, Fine, San Francisco, Cartoon Art Museum/IDW, 2011, 1st, 9781613770085, 8.625 inches, 11 inches, 96 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Inscribed by the artist on the title page: "For Gary, Thanks for everything!" From the publisher: A one-of-a-kind collection of artwork from the...

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The Last Basselope
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Berkeley Breathed, Fine/Fine, Breathed, Berkeley, Little Brown, 1992, 1st, pictorial boards

A children's picture book featuring Opus the penguin and Bill the cat.

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Near Fine, Clare Briggs, Briggs, Clare, Dover, 1975, 1st, 0486231488, 9.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 121 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

"Clare Briggs (1875 – 1930) was one of the greatest newspaper cartoonists of the early twentieth century. Spanning many kinds of strips in many...

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Most
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Dik Browne, Fine/VG (slightly edgeworn) price-clipped dustjacket, Walker, Mort, Browne, Dik, Windmill, 1971, 1st, cloth

"Most is the name of a Princess who always got her own way and did everything she wanted, from driving the royal locomotive into the cotton candy machine to...

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Most
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Dik Browne, VG+/VG (dustjacket edgeworn with several tears and a piece missing from the back), Walker, Mort, Browne, Dik, Windmill, 1971, 1st, cloth

"Most is the name of a Princess who always got her own way and did everything she wanted, from driving the royal locomotive into the cotton candy machine to...

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The Best Of Hi And Lois
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Dik Browne, NF (slightly shelfrubbed otherwise sharp & unread), Walker, Mort, Browne, Dik, Comicana/Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1986, 1st, color wraps

A retrospective treasury of the family strip by Mort Walker & Dik Browne. Almost 300 dailies & over 80 Sundays 1954-1985. With commentary, other...

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David Innes Of Pellucidar
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John Coleman Burroughs, NF (edges slightly soiled otherwise Fine--flat, tight & clean), Burroughs, Edgar Rice, Burroughs, John Coleman, House of Greystoke, 1968, 1st, wraps

Book illustrations and comic book stories of Pellucidar by John Coleman Burroughs.

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Stan Lee, John Buscema, Lee, Stan, Buscema, John, Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (dustjacket has a half inch tear at the top of the spine), Simon & Schuster, New York, 1978, 9th, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 160 pages, 100s of black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

An hardcover copy of the original 1978 edition of this excellent and iconic primer on the Marvel method. Featuring wonderful pencil art by John Buscema...

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The Genius Of Wilhelm Busch
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Wilhelm Busch, VF/VF, Busch, Wilhelm, University of California Press, 1982, 1st, cloth

German graphic artist Wilhelm Busch (1832-1908) is a seminal figure in the history of comics and sequential art. This anthology is the first to make...

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The Genius Of Wilhelm Busch
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Wilhelm Busch, Fine/Fine, Busch, Wilhelm, University of California Press, 1982, 1st, cloth

German graphic artist Wilhelm Busch (1832-1908) is a seminal figure in the history of comics and sequential art. This anthology is the first to make...

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Very Fine, Ernie Bushmiller, Bushmiller, Ernie, Kitchen Sink, 1991, 1st, 96 pages, black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

Dailies & Sundays from the 1950s-70s.

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How Sluggo Survives (Nancy #2)
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Ernie Bushmiller, VF, Bushmiller, Ernie, Kitchen Sink, 1989, 1st, wraps

Dailies & Sundays from the 1950s-70s.

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Nancy's Pets (Nancy #5)
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Ernie Bushmiller, VF, Bushmiller, Ernie, Kitchen Sink, 1991, 1st, wraps

Dailies & Sundays from the 1950s-70s.

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Very Fine, Scott C. (Scott Campbell), C. (Scott Campbell), Scott, Nerdcore, 2009, 1st, Softcover, French wraps, French

"The first 300 of the original Double Fine Action Comics by Scott C (occasionally in full-color splendor) plus tons of behind the scenes extras like: a...

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More Cuties In Arms
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E. Simms Campbell, VG+/VG+ (light bump to top corners, dustjacket lightly edgeworn), Campbell, E. Simms, David McKay, 1943, 1st, illustrated boards

E. Simms Campbell's popular syndicated panel cartoons of young single women. This volume collects 96 wartime themed panels. "You’ve admired his...

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April Kane And The Dragon Lady
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Very Good+, Milton Caniff, Caniff, Milton, Whitman, 1942, 8 inches, 5.5 inches, 252 pages, 21 full-page black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

A "Terry and the Pirates" Adventure. A Whitman juvenile novel based upon the comic strip.

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Caniff: A Visual Biography
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Very Fine/Very Fine, Milton Caniff, Mullaney, Dean, Caniff, Milton, IDW, 2011, 1st, 11.4 inches, 11.4 inches, 360 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, cloth, English

From the publisher: "Produced with full access to Caniff's extensive personal archives at The Ohio State University, and with the cooperation of the...

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Cartoonews #18
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Milton Caniff, Fine, Caniff, Milton, 1978, 1st, wraps

"A Tribute to Milton Caniff....Armchair Marco Polo." This issue reprints Sigma Chi magazine's 1945 tribute to Caniff. Specialty art by Hal Foster, Fontaine...

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