Underground Comix

 
Dumb Luck
  $40.00
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Gary Baseman, Baseman, Gary, Near Fine in Fine dustjacket (light bump to the bottom edge of the front board), San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2004, 1st, 978-0811844239, 8.5 inches, 11.75 inches, 336 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English Japanese

Mucking up the pages of the New Yorker, the New York Times, Rolling Stone, Forbes, the Atlantic Monthly, Blab, and more, Gary Baseman has populated the...

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Deadbone
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Very Fine, Vaughn Bode, Bode, Vaughn, Fantagraphics, 1997, 1st, 0930193989, Softcover, wraps, English

The first volume of a series reprinting Vaughn Bode's Deadbone strips in their original format and order, plus character and background sketches and Bode's...

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Vaughn Bode, Bode, Vaughn, Very Good+ (mild wear to open corners, mild rubbing to covers,spine unbroken, clean, tight), Bantam, New York, 1971, 1st, 8.25 inches, 5.25 inches, 128 pages, black & white, 2 color illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

An original 1971 first printing of this mainstream publication of Bode's strips from Cavalier Magazine 1969-70. Back in early 1970s, Bantam Books and...

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Junkwaffel, Vol. 1
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Very Fine, Vaughn Bode, Bode, Vaughn, Fantagraphics, 1993, 1st, 1560970863, Softcover, wraps, English

The first volume of a series reprinting Vaughn Bode's Deadbone strips in their original format and order, plus character and background sketches and Bode's...

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Vaughn Bode, Bode, Vaughn, Near Fine (some light rubbing to the covers otherwise fine), Bob Cughlin, Marietta GA, 1978, 1st, 8.5 inches, 7 inches, 160 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps, English

A scarce collection reprinting 168 Bode pieces originally published in the Syracuse University Daily Orange. Panel cartoons, strips, and some illustrations....

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Very Fine, Vaughn Bode, Bode, Vaughn, Fantagraphics, 1997, 1st, 156097267X, Softcover, wraps, English

Color strips and pin-ups from Cavalier Magazine June 1972 - October 1973

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Very Fine, Vaughn Bode, Bode, Vaughn, Fantagraphics, 1997, 1st, 1560972831, Softcover, wraps, English

The final volume reprinting Vaughn Bode's color strips and pin-ups from Cavalier Magazine. Color strips and pin-ups from Cavalier Magazine November 1972...

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Vaughn Bode's Erotica, No. 1
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Fine, Vaughn Bode, Bode, Vaughn, Last Gasp, 1983, 1st, 0867193166, Softcover, wraps, English

The first volume reprinting Vaughn Bode's color strips and pin-ups from Cavalier Magazine. Color strips and pin-ups from Cavalier Magazine April 1970 -...

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Vaughn Bode's Poem Toons
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Vaughn Bode, Bode, Vaughn, Very Fine, Tundra, Northampton, 1989, 1st, 8 inches, 5.25 inches, 48 pages, 18 full page color illustrations and 4 photos, softcover, wraps, English

A collection of ribald poetry by Vaughn Bodé each accompanied by a full-page color illustration by Bodé. Also contains written tributes by...

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Insomnia #1 & 2 - Set
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Matt Broersma, Broersma, Matt, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Seattle, Fantagraphic Books, 2005, 1st American, 1-56097-758-2, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, two-color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Part of the beautiful Coconino Press co-productions with superior printing and design. The first volume is out of print! From the publisher: #1: This...

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Black Hole - Hardcover First
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Charles Burns, Burns, Charles, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Pantheon, New York, 2005, 1st, 9.25 inches, 6.7 inches, 368 pages, black & white, Hardcover, boards, English

A handful of comics have made it into the canon of respectable modern literature, but none of them are as jarring as Charles Burns's Black Hole. First...

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Caricature - First Printing
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Daniel Clowes, Clowes, Daniel, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Fantagraphics, Seattle, 1998, 1st, 10.75 inches, 7.5 inches, 104 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: The bestselling author of Ghost World collects his acclaimed short stories from Eightball and Esquire. The dramatic short stories...

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Caricature - Signed 1st
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Daniel Clowes, Clowes, Daniel, Signed by the artist, Very Fine/Very Fine, Fantagraphics, Seattle, 1998, 1st, 10.75 inches, 7.5 inches, 104 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: "The bestselling author of Ghost World collects his acclaimed short stories from Eightball and Esquire. The dramatic short stories...

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The Art of Daniel Clowes: Modern Cartoonist
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Alvin Buenaventura, Daniel Clowes, Buenaventura, Alvin, Clowes, Daniel, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (mild wear along top edge of dustjacket), New York, Abrams, 2012, 1st, 9781419702082, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 224 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards with dust jacket, English

From the publisher: Throughout his 25-year career, alternative cartoonist/screenwriter Daniel Clowes has always been ahead of artistic and cultural...

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Best Erotic Comics 2008
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Greta Christina, Daniel Clowes, Phoebe Gloeckner, Gilbert Hernandez, et al, Christina, Greta, Clowes, Phoebe Gloeckner, Gilbert Hernandez, et al, Daniel, Very Fine, San Francisco, Last Gasp, 2008, 1st, 9780867196863, 11 inches, 8.375 inches, 204 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

This first printing also includes a promotional color postcard reproducing the cover. From the publisher: A literary and artistic exploration of human...

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My Fellow Americans
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Ron Cobb, Cobb, Ron, Very Good+ (moderate shelfwear), Price/Stern/Sloan, Los Angeles, 1970, 2nd 1971, 7 inches, 7 inches, 98 pages, 46 black & white cartoons, softcover, wraps, English

44 cartoons on social issues. Militarism, the Vietnam War, Racism, urban violence, indian affairs, etc. Includes a six page interview with Cobb.

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Raw Sewage
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Ron Cobb, Cobb, Ron, Very Good+ (moderate shelfwear), Price/Stern/Sloan, Los Angeles, 1970, 2nd 1971, 7 inches, 7 inches, 84 pages, 39 black & white cartoons, softcover, wraps, English

Ron Cobb on the Environment. 39 cartoons on man, pollution, technology, war, the future. As such, it includes some of Cobb's robots, spacecraft, and future...

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The Cobb Book
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Ron Cobb, Cobb, Ron, Near Fine (very light edgewear and creases in spine, very flat, tight, clean), Wild & Woolley, Sydney, 1975, 1st, 11 inches, 8.75 inches, 112 pages, 112 cartoons, softcover, wraps, English

This volume includes all the cartoons from Cobb's previous books (RCD-25, Mah Fellow Americans, Raw Sewage, and My Fellow Americans) plus additional...

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Street Scenes - Signed & Numbered Portfolio
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Guy Colwell, Colwell, Guy, #163 of 200 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine in Near Fine folder (small bump to lower right corner of folder and very light bump to first 5 plates), Fantagraphics Underground, Seattle, 2015, 1st, 10 inches, 10 inches, 36 pages, black & white illustrations

From the publisher: Guy Colwell, the seminal underground cartoonist who created Inner City Romance, has been constructing social realist pen and ink...

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Ripple: A Predilection for Tina
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Dave Cooper, Cooper, Dave, Fine, Seattle, Fantagraphics Books, 2003, 1st, 978-1560975434, 7.5 inches, 6.5 inches, 120 pages, two-color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

The first printing of the original edition of Dave Cooper's breakthrough book: one of the great graphic novels of the 21st century ("Easily the best new...

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Bloodstar
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#3275 of 5000 copies, Near Fine/Very Good+ (dustjacket rubbed and edges chipped), Richard Corben, Howard, Robert E., Corben, Richard, Morning Star Press, 1976, 1st, 11.25 inches, 9 inches, 128 pages, color cover, black & white illustrations throughout, Hardcover, cloth, English

A Robert E. Howard sword & sorcery novel made into a classic graphic novel by the great master Richard Corben.

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Richard Corben, Corben, Richard, Limited to 1500 copies, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Festival International de la Bande Dessinee, Angouleme, 2019, 1st, 13.75 inches, 10 inches, 160 pages, 185 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Very limited supply!  This is the sold out catalogue to the Richard Corben exhibition mounted for the Angouleme Comics Festival in January...

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Richard Corben, Corben, Richard, Limited to 450 copies, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, Festival International de la Bande Dessinee, Angouleme, 2019, 1st, 13.75 inches, 10 inches, 320 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The Coffret Edition is the deluxe version of the Corben catalogue and includes the regular 160-page catalogue PLUS a second 160-page volume. There is almost...

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Richard Corben, Corben, Richard, Very Fine (flat, tight, clean), Last Gasp, San Francisco, 1970, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 32 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

The first issue of Richard Corben's seminal underground horror comix anthology. Two stories by Corben (Twilight of the Dogs, Razar The Unhero) and one by...

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Richard Corben, Jan Strnad, Richard Corben, Corben, Jan Strnad, Richard, Corben, Richard, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Anomaly Publications , Los Angeles , 2019, 1st, 11.4 inches, 8.25 inches, 160 pages, color, Hardcover, decorative cloth with an onlaid color plate and color stamping in gold foil, English

A hardback, collector's edition of two graphic novels for mature readers. Full-color, 160 pages, with bonus material. Out of print for more than thirty...

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Richard Corben's Art Book
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Richard Corben, Corben, Richard, Only the lightest rubbing to the lower rear corner otherwise Very Fine (bright, tight, and flat), Fantagor, Kansas City, MO, 1990, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 64 pages, 51 color and 11 black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

Picking up where Corben's first art book Flights into Fantasy left off, Richard Corben's first self-published Art Book is a wonderful collection of Corben's...

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Very Fine, Richard Corben, Corben, Richard, Fantagor, 1994, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 64 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Out of print. A second collection of Corben paintings, fully annotated by the artist. 71 color and 25 black & white illustrations.

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Richard Corben, Corben, Richard, Near Fine (light bump to the top of the spine, light shelfwear, very flat, tight, and clean), Fantagor, Kansas City, MO, 1994, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 64 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

A second collection of Corben paintings, fully annotated by the artist. 71 color and 25 black & white illustrations.

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Richard Corben, Corben, Richard, Very Good+ (moderate wear to covers and corners, binding and interior very sound), New York, Catalan, 1985, 1st, 0874160189, 10.875 inches, 8.25 inches, 80 pages, color and black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

Ten stories (1970-73), four in color, from Richard Corben's underground comics days. Most stories written by Corben; two by Jan Strnad and one by Doug Moench.

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Richard Corben, Corben, Richard, Very Good+ in Very Good+ dustjacket (upper corners bumped, mild shelfwear, small chips to topedge and spine ends of dustjacket), Nickelodeon Press, Kansas City, MO, 1976, 1st, 11.2 inches, 8.7 inches, 144 pages, 138 pages of comix, 16 pages in color, hardcover, cloth, English

The first Corben book. A great collection of 14 stories from the undergrounds 1970-1973. Introduction by Bruce Jones. Only published as a dustjacketed...

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Fershid Bharucha, Richard Corben, Bharucha, Fershid, Corben, Richard, Very Good in Good dustjacket (severe spine slant, discoloration to the page edges, upper corner very slightly bent i, Brooklyn, Thumb Tack, 1981, 1st, 8449919495, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 200 pages, 80 color plates, 80 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A bargain hunter's copy. From a smoker's home, a faint odor remains, the dustjacket is worn and torn, but the book itself is very sound. The scarce 1981...

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Fershid Bharucha, Richard Corben, Bharucha, Fershid, Corben, Richard, Near Fine in Very Good dustjacket (upper corners very lightly bumped, interior Fin, Brooklyn, Thumb Tack, 1981, 1st, 8449919495, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 200 pages, 80 color plates, 80 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

This was illustrator and one-time underground cartoonist Dennis Nolan's copy with his autograph/owner's name written in the upper corner of the half-title...

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Rip in Time
  $50.00
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Bruce Jones, Richard Corben, Jones, Bruce, Corben, Richard, Near Fine (light thumbdent to back cover, very flat, tight, clean, bright), Fantagor, Kansas City, MO, 1990, 2nd, 10.25 inches, 7.25 inches, 112+4 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

This scarce book collects the original 5-issue miniseries from 1986-87. This science fiction/time travel/alternate realities/action-adventure story followed...

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Rip in Time
  $75.00
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Bruce Jones, Richard Corben, Jones, Bruce, Corben, Richard, Very Fine (glossy covers, no thumbdents, very flat, tight, clean, bright), Fantagor, Kansas City, MO, 1990, 2nd, 10.25 inches, 7.25 inches, 116 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

A pristine copy of this scarce book collects the original 5-issue miniseries from 1986-87. This science fiction/time travel/alternate...

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Dennis Cunningham, Richard Corben, Cunningham, Dennis, Corben, Richard, #398 of 500 numbered copies signed by the artist, the writer and the publisher., Very Fine, Bill Leach, Lakeport, CA, 1986, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 36 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

#398 of 500 numbered copies signed by the artist, the writer Dennis Cunningham, and the publisher Bill Leach. A magazine format reprinting of Corben's...

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Very Fine, Robert Crumb, Richter, Carl, Crumb, Robert, Water Row Press, 1995, 1st, 11.25 , 8.75, xiii, 81 pages, 10 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

A continuation of Don Fiene's Crumb bibliography (which only went up to 1981). Contents: Comic, Magazine And Tabloid Work Books By Crumb...

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#179 of 250 deluxe copies signed by the artist, VF/VF, Robert Crumb, Crumb, Robert, Oog & Blik, 2009, 1st, 11-13, 28, black & white, pictorial boards, pictorial boards, Dutch, English

The Dutch deluxe edition. Oog en Blik, the Dutch publisher of "Genesis", being friendly with Robert Crumb got the opportunity to add specials to their...

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Robert Crumb, Print run of 2000 copies, Fine, Crumb, Robert, Musee de la bande dessinee, 2000, 1st, wraps, French, English

An exhibition catalogue with a biography, interview, bibliography and lots of art. Text in both French and English.

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R. Crumb Checklist (Hardcover)
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Fine/Fine, Don M. Fiene, Robert Crumb, Fiene, Don, Crumb, Robert, Boatner Norton, 1981, 1st, 10.25 inches, 7.25 inches, xviii, 170, 4 pages of color illustrations, 40 pages of black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

A comprehensive bibliography of Crumb in all media through 1980. The full title: R. Crumb Checklist of Work and Criticism - With a Biographical Supplement...

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R. Crumb Checklist (Softcover)
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Fine, Robert Crumb, Fiene, Don, Crumb, Robert, Boatner Norton, 1981, 1st, 10 inches, 7 inches, 160, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

The full title: R. Crumb Checklist of Work and Criticism - With a Biographical Supplement and a Full Set of Indexes by Donald M. Fiene. A comprehensive...

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R. Crumb Sketchbook 1966-'67
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Robert Crumb, Crumb, Robert, Fine with Fine German translation booklet in Very Good cardboard slipcase, Zweitausendeins, Frankfurt, 1981, 1st, 10.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 360 pages, black & white, 39 pages in color, hardcover, pictorial cloth, English

The second book in this series of facsimile Crumb sketchbooks. Filled with life drawings, still lifes, street scenes, cartoons, hand-drawn copies of photos...

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Robert Crumb, Crumb, Robert, Very Fine in Near Fine pressboard slipcase with printed label (light shelfwear) with Near Fine German translation booklet (newsprint is yellowed), Zweitausendeins, Frankfurt, 1984, 1st, 10 inches, 8 inches, 382 pages, black & white, Hardcover, three-quarter leather, with cloth-covered boards, English

I find these facsimile Crumb sketchbooks produced in Germany highly preferable to the Fantagraphics or Taschen edited sketchbooks. Rather than merely a...

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Near Fine (spine crease and slightly faded, covers slightly rubbed, interior Fine) with Fine german translation booklet, Robert Crumb, Crumb, Robert, Zweitausandeins, 1978, 4th printing, 1st paperback printing 1990, 10 inches, 8 inches, 310 pages, Softcover, red vinyl wraps, English

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Robert Crumb, Crumb, Robert, Very Fine, Fantagraphics, Seattle, 2005, 9781560976332, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 160 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: "I'm anxious to see the Sketchbooks come out," sez R. Crumb. And all comics fans should be, too, for the R. Crumb Sketchbook series...

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Robert Crumb, Crumb, Robert, Near Fine (spine tail very lightly rubbed, spine and binding tight, very flat and clean), Fantagraphics, Seattle, 1992, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 160 pages, black & white, 16 pages in color, softcover, wraps, English

Straight from his bound sketchbooks, 160 pages of unfiltered, uncensored Crumb. From the publisher: "I'm anxious to see the Sketchbooks come out," sez...

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Robert Crumb, Crumb, Robert, Near Fine (corners very lightly rubbed, spine and binding tight, very flat and clean), Fantagraphics, Seattle, 1992, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 160 pages, black & white, 16 pages in color, softcover, wraps, English

Straight from his bound sketchbooks, 160 pages of unfiltered, uncensored Crumb. From the publisher: "I'm anxious to see the Sketchbooks come out," sez...

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Robert Crumb, Crumb, Robert, Near Fine (corners very lightly rubbed, spine and binding tight, very flat and clean), Fantagraphics, Seattle, 1993, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 160 pages, black & white, 8 pages in color, softcover, wraps, English

Straight from his bound sketchbooks, 160 pages of unfiltered, uncensored Crumb. From the publisher: "I'm anxious to see the Sketchbooks come out," sez...

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Robert Crumb, Crumb, Robert, Fine, Fantagraphics, Seattle, 1993, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 160 pages, black & white, 8 pages in color, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

Straight from his bound sketchbooks, 160 pages of unfiltered, uncensored Crumb. From the publisher: "I'm anxious to see the Sketchbooks come out," sez...

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