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Terry Jones, Brian Froud, Jones, Terry, Froud, Brian, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (mild rubbing to the corners otherwise Very Fine), New York, Simon & Schuster, 1996, 1st, 0684832062, 11.5 inches, 8.5 inches, unpaginated pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The sequel to Lady Cottington's Pressed Fairy Book.

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Very Fine, Society of Illustrators Los Angeles, 2008, 1st, 7 inches, 5 inches, 218 pages, over 250 color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

This is the 2008 annual compilation by LA's Society of Illustrators presenting some 250 winning pieces from their "Illustration West" competition. The works...

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Posters of the First World War
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Very Fine, Imperial War Museums, London, 2014, 1st, 8.7 inches, 7.2 inches, iv, 92 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the publisher: Recruitment, propaganda, rationing, fundraising - during the First World War posters were used to inform and rally the public as...

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Richard Slocombe, Slocombe, Richard, Very Fine, Imperial War Museums, London, 2014, 1st, 8.7 inches, 7.2 inches, vi, 90 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the publisher: British Posters of the Second World War presents one hundred posters from this important period in world history. Some proclaimed in...

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Barbarian Babes Portfolio
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Steve Fastner, Rich Larson, Fastner, Rich Larson, Steve, Very Fine plates, issued without a folder or envelope, S.Q. Productions, Toms River, 1994, 1st, 14 inches, 11 inches, color

Six color plates. The set of plates were issued shrinkwrapped without a folder or envelope.

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Naked Steel Portfolio
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Steve Fastner, Rich Larson, Fastner, Rich Larson, Steve, Very Fine plates, issued without a folder or envelope, S.Q. Productions, Toms River, 1993, 1st, 14 inches, 11 inches, color

Six color plates. The set of plates were issued shrinkwrapped without a folder or envelope.

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Space Runners: Vixens of the Vacuum Portfolio
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Steve Fastner, Rich Larson, Fastner, Rich Larson, Steve, Very Fine plates, issued without a folder or envelope, S.Q. Productions, Toms River, 1993, 1st, 14 inches, 11 inches, color

Six color plates. The set of plates were issued shrinkwrapped without a folder or envelope.

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Lawrence Noble, Noble, Lawrence, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Dreams and Visions Press, Modesto, 2018, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 64 pages, over 100 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The first art book devoted to this illustrator. From the publisher: Lawrence Alan Noble is an artist/sculptor, best known for his magazine cover...

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Fish Girl
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Donna Jo Napoli, David Wiesner, Napoli, Donna Jo, Wiesner, David, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Clarion Books, New York, 2017, 1st, 10.25 inches, 7.6 inches, 188 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: The triple Caldecott winner David Wiesner brings his rich visual imagination and trademark artistry to the graphic novel format in a...

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Martyn Dean, Melvyn Grant, Julek Heller, Michael Kaluta, Chris Moore, Charles Vess, Berni Wrightson, Dean, Martyn, Grant, Julek Heller, Michael Kaluta, Chris Moore, Charles Vess, Berni Wrightson, Melvyn, Very Good+ in Near Fine dustjacket (lower corners bumped), Paper Tiger, Surrey, 1988, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 144 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Portfolios and profiles of six artists: Melvyn Grant, Julek Heller, Michael Kaluta, Chris Moore, Charles Vess, and Berni Wrightson. "Through interviews...

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Robert Louis Stevenson, Alice & Martin Provensen, Stevenson, Robert Louis, Provensen, Alice & Martin, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Golden, 1951, 1999 printing, 0307102262, 12 inches, 10.6 inches, 76 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards

This Golden Books edition, originally published in 1951, features lively, colorful illustrations by Caldecott Medalists Alice and Martin Provensen. From...

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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, IDW, San Diego, 2008, 1st, 6.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 96 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From IDW: In this special edition of the Sparrow art book series, internationally acclaimed artist and designer Ashley Wood showcases a collection of...

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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, IDW, San Diego, 2006, 2nd, 6.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. From IDW: Introducing an entirely new way of looking at comic book art - the Sparrow series of art books. First up in this new line,...


Fine, issued without dustjacket, with original band & fairy cut-out, Brian Froud, Terry Jones, Brian Froud, Froud, Terry Jones, Brian, Froud, Brian, Barnes & Noble, 1998, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 64 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: This perennial bestseller never loses its charm. It really happened - a hoax perpetrated by two girls who claimed to have...

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Howard Pyle, Pyle, Howard, Very Fine, Brandywine River Museum, Chadds Ford, PA, 1998, 2nd, 11.5 inches, 9.25 inches, 136 pages, 36 color illustrations, most full-page, and 100 black & white illustrations, many full-page, softcover, wraps, English

The companion catalogue to the exhibition at the Brandywine River Museum in 1998. This book illustrates the entire collection of 68 oil paintings and...

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John Sloan: An American View
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John Sloan, Sloan, John, Very Fine in publisher's shrinkwrap, Kraushaar Galleries, New York, 2008, 1st, 8.5 inches, 11 inches, 64 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

An illustrated catalogue prepared for the Krushaar Galleries' 2008 exhibition of work by John Sloan. 23 color plates and 9 etchings, plus photos of Sloan....

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Spectrum 9: The Best in Contemporary Fantastic Art
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Cathy Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Cathy, Near Fine (light cover wear, no thumbdents, very flat, tight, clean), Underwood Books, Nevada City, CA, 2002, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 176 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: The ninth installment in the best-selling Spectrum series once again sets the standards for the field of fantastic art. This...

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Max Turner, Turner, Max, Fine (pages are warped and puckered from storage but the book is new and unread), B-Y Publishing, Woodland Hills, CA, 2009, 1st, 11 inches, 8.25 inches, 80 pages, 90 color illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

75 portraits and studies in pencil, charcoal or oil by the late Los Angeles based draftsman, painter, sculptor and teacher Max Turner (1925 - 2019). With a...

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Comic Book Artist Vol. 2, #2
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One light thumbdent to the back cover otherwise Very Fine, Top Shelf, 2003, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 112 pages, black & white with 16 pages in color, softcover, color wraps, English

Out of print. From the publisher: With lots of never-otherwise-published artwork by Frank Cho and Alex Ross! Frank "The Monkey Boy" Cho speaks!...

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Bocetto
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Alberto Ruiz, Ruiz, Alberto, Very Fine, Heavy Metal, Rockville Centre, NY, 2007, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 74 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Alberto's eighth sketchbook/artbook collects the best pieces from his previous seven sketchbook/artbook, including more full color artwork than any of...

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Kent Williams, Williams, Kent, Near Fine (light wear, very flat, tight, clean), Tundra, Northampton, 1991, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, 44 color illustrations, softcover, French wraps, English

Out of print. From 1991, the comic book artist and painter's first art book. A selection of 44 figurative drawings and monoprints--in some cases accompanied...

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Milton Glaser, Glaser, Milton, Very Fine, Hudson, NY, Princeton Architectural Press, 2020, 1st, 9781616899615, 9.7 inches, 7 inches, 168 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: Design legend Milton Glaser demystifies his creative process in this thoughtful collection of illustrations showing his journey from...

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John Rhett Thomas, Esad Ribic, Thomas, John Rhett, Ribic, Esad, Very Fine, New York, Marvel, 2019, 1st, 9781302917609, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 112 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

This Marvel Monograph collects Esad Ribic's finest published work, reproducing twenty panel pages and the balance covers and single images, and includes a...

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John Rhett Thomas, Adi Granov, Thomas, John Rhett, Granov, Adi, Very Fine, New York, Marvel, 2019, 1st, 9781302917593, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 112 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Reproduces twelve panel pages and the rest of the book is covers and single images. From the publisher: Gaze in wonder on the art of modern masters --...

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Near Fine (light shelfwear, very flat, tight, clean), Culver City, Design Studio Press, 2010, 1st, 978-1-933492-94-0, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 128 pages, over 200 color illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

This is a fantastic collection of the personal artwork of 49 DreamWorks Animation Art Directors, Character Designers, Production Designers, and Visual...

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Limited to 3000 copies, Very Fine, Mike Yamada, Victoria Ying, Yamada, Victoria Ying, Mike, Extra Curricular Activities, 2013, 1st, 9780985770730, 7 inches, 8.5 inches, 52 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

A picture story book for all ages. This follow-up to the bigger hardcover has several short pieces in distinct styles. Beautifully illustrated with lots of...

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Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (3/8-inch tear to the otherwise Fine dustjacket), Insight Editions, San Rafael, 2009, 1st, 10.75 inches, 9.25 inches, 176 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Foreword by Art Director Samwise Didier. From the publisher: The Art of StarCraft: Wings of Liberty is a 176 page artbook that includes vivid images...

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Lu Ming, Ming, Lu, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Saint Louis, MO, Magnetic Press, 2021, 1st, 9781951719098, 12.0 inches, 9.0 inches, 120 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A career-spanning survey of beautiful, meticulously rendered paintings, sketches and drawings by the multi-talented, prolific artist, Lu Ming. From the...

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Humberto Ramos, Ramos, Humberto, Very Fine, New York, Marvel, 2019, 1st, 9781302917579, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 112 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: Gaze in wonder on the art of modern masters - in the Marvel Monographs! Mexican artist Humberto Ramos is one of the most immediately...

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Robert E. Howard, John Watkiss, Howard, Robert E., Watkiss, John, Very Fine, Ballantine, New York, 2011, 1st, 9.25 inches, 6.25 inches, xxiv, 552 pages, 1 color and 7 full-page and over 30 smaller black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Eighteen short stories and poems illustrated by John Watkiss. One of the later collections in the Complete REH series, this volume sadly did not get the...

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Fine in Fine dustjacket, HarperCollins, New York, 1996, 1st, 11.5 inches, 9 inches, 144 pages, 58 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Artists include Inger Edelfeldt, Tony Galuidi, Michael Kaluta, Stephen Hickman, Alan Lee, John Howe, Ted Nasmith, Carol Emery Phenix, others. Each painting...

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S. J. Perelman, Al Hirschfeld, Perelman, S. J., Hirschfeld, Al, Near Fine, lacking dustjacket (spine ends and corners sharp, binding tight, covers and pages clean), Simon & Schuster, New York, 1948, 6th, 8.8 inches, 6.75 inches, 159 pages, 43 two-color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Hirschfeld, relieved of the need to create likenesses, contributes a wonderful group of 43 humorous story illustrations to this account of...

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JM Ken Niimura, Niimura, JM Ken, Spine sunned otherwise Very Fine, Image, Berkeley, 2011, 1st, 10.2 inches, 6.7 inches, 96 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

Out of print. From the publisher: ZERO is a selection of gorgeous illustrations by I Kill Giants artist JM Ken Niimura. This beautiful volume...

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Joseph Michael Linsner, Linsner, Joseph Michael, Very Fine, Berkeley, Image, 2011, 1st, 978607063360, 12 inches, 9 inches, 112 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

A great collection of over 100 full-page color illustrations & drawings by the comic book artist and creator of Dawn. Dozens of previously unpublished...


The Art of Alex Gross: Paintings and Other Works
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Alex Gross, Gross, Alex, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2007, 1st, 9780811855341, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 160 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Surrealist artist Alex Gross features striking, dreamlike imagery that transcends category. Gross paints a haunting m lange of...

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Star Wars: Tribute to Star Wars
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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, San Francisco, VIZ, 2022, 1st, 9781974725977, 12 inches, 8.5 inches, 96 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Forty-five of Japan's leading manga artists illustrate Star Wars! Explore the galaxy through the beautiful artwork of 45 outstanding Japanese manga...

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Mel Hunter, Hunter, Mel, Very Fine, Shasta Publishers, Los Angeles, 1953, 1st, 8 inches, 20 inches, color, English

A pristine unfolded dustjacket from the archive of Shasta Publishers. A beautiful example of mid-century design and printing. A first printing dustjacket...

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Mean Girls Club: Pink Dawn
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Ryan Heshka, Heshka, Ryan, Fine, issued without dustjacket, London, Nobrow Press, 2018, 1st, 9781910620229, 10.25 inches, 8 inches, 96 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial cloth, English

From the publisher: The Mean Girls are out for blood in this timely revenge fantasy that speaks to our deepest desires for awful, corrupt men to get...

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Neal Adams, Adams, Neal, Very Good+ (cut out, light edge wear and browning), Hollywood, United Artists Records, 1972, 12.4 inches, 12.4 inches, color, English

An original LP album with record sleeve art by Neal Adams. This elaborate record sleeve opens up and out to create a four page comic story. The four...

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Tales from Outer Suburbia
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Shaun Tan, Tan, Shaun, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Scholastic, New York, 2008, Later, 9.75 inches, 7.5 inches, 96 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Breathtakingly illustrated and hauntingly written, Tales from Outer Suburbia is by turns hilarious and poignant, perceptive and...

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Abu and the 7 Marvels
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Richard Matheson, William Stout, Matheson, Richard, Stout, William, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light rubbing), Springfield, MA, Edge Books/Gauntlet Press, 2001, 1st, 9781887368490, 10.25 inches, 8.5 inches, 134 pages, 8 color plates, 19 half-page black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

An Arabian Nights-inspired fantasy novel by Matheson. With 8 color plates and 19 half-page black & white illustrations by William Stout. Out of print ....

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Apple Collection: Volume 3
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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Ontario, Udon Entertainment, 2009, 1st, 9781897376096, 11.5 inches, 8.25 inches, 272 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

From back cover: Straight from Korea comes an all-new breathtaking anthology/artbook series! From video games to animation, to comics, Korean...

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Apple Collection: Volume 4
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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Ontario, Udon Entertainment, 2010, 1st, 9781897376096, 11.5 inches, 8.25 inches, 256 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

From back cover: Straight from Korea comes an all-new breathtaking anthology/artbook series! From video games to animation, to comics, Korean...

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James Bond: The History of the Illustrated 007
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Alan J. Porter, Porter, Alan J., Very Fine, Hermes Press, Neshannock, PA, 2008, 1st, 9781932563184, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 176 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the publisher: Now for the first time, the complete history of the illustrated James Bond is chronicled by pop-culture historian Alan J. Porter in...

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Fine, Nobrow Press, London, 2018, 1st, 12.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 152 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

From the Publisher: The long awaited return of our beloved anthology series, just in time for Nobrow's 10th anniversary, NOBROW 10 features a wealth of...

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Future Tense: Paintings by Alex Gross 2010-2014
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Alex Gross, Gross, Alex, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Gingko Press, Berkeley, 2014, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.75 inches, 96 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A collection of forty paintings on canvas, panel and paper, along with dozens of details, covering the last five years of Gross's career. From the...

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Tony Sandoval, Sandoval, Tony, Very small bump on cover upper edge otherwise Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Nuevo Nueve, 2020, 1st, 978-84-17989-20-0, 9.5 inches, 8 inches, 32 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards

This new hardcover color sketchbook by Tony includes sketches in pencil, ink and watercolor, and comics panels and short scenes (story fragments) with Mr....

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Marty Baumann, Baumann, Marty, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, IDW Publishing, San Diego, 2017, 1st, 10.8 inches, 7.25 inches, 164 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Recapture an innocent era of boundless commercial creativity in a beautifully illustrated tome featuring some of the greatest toys...

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