Illustration

 
Harry Haenigsen, VG+ (top edge dusty), Chappel and Ridgely Hunt, George S., Haenigsen, Harry, Stokes, 1931, 2nd, cloth

Gluyas Williams-esque illustrations by Haenigsen, creator of Our Bill and Penny and a member of the Famous Artists Cartooning Course faculty.

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Signed by the artist, Fine/Fine, Peter Ellenshaw, Ellenshaw, Peter, Mill Pond Press, 1996, 1st, 0941728056, 10 inches, 12.5 inches, x, 114 pages, 100 illustrations, mostly in color, Hardcover, cloth, English

Peter Ellenshaw is a highly acclaimed, Academy Award-winning matte painter (20,000 League Under the Sea, Mary Poppins). This is a collection of 72 of his...

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The Garden of Eye Candy
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Very Fine in Very Fine Slipcase, Corte Madera, CA, Gingko Press, 2009, 1st, 9781584233121, 11.5 inches, 8.25 inches, 188 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

From the publisher: Between the boundaries of fine and popular art and high and low culture, reside id- driven impulses and alter egos as toys, cartoon...

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Anthony Taylor, Mike Trim, Taylor, Anthony, Trim, Mike, One of 550 numbered copies signed by the artist Mike Trim, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (mild wear to the dustjacket edges), Neshannock, PA, Hermes, 2006, 1st, 9781932563832, 8.75 inches, 11 inches, 128 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

From the publisher: If you loved Gerry and Sylvia Anderson's Thunderbirds, Thunderbirds are Go, Thunderbirds Size, Captain Scarlet, Journey to the Far...

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J. David Spurlock (ed.), Frank Frazetta, Spurlock (ed.), J. David, Frazetta, Frank, Fine, Vanguard, Lakewood, NJ, 2014, 2nd, 11.75 inches, 9 inches, 160 pages, color, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the publisher: A follow-up to last year's best-selling hit, Frazetta Sketchbook, Vol. I, with more classic and unseen material by the acclaimed,...

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J. David Spurlock (ed.), Frank Frazetta, Spurlock (ed.), J. David, Frazetta, Frank, Fine without dust jacket, as issued, Vanguard Publications, Lakewood, NJ, 2013, 1st, 11.75 inches, 9 inches, 160 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: This collection is brimming with rare and previously unpublished drawings and painting preliminaries of the subjects Frazetta is best...

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Gerry de la Ree, Virgil Finlay, de la Ree, Gerry, Finlay, Virgil, Limited to 1300 copies, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, Gerry de la Ree, Saddle River, NJ, 1979, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 128 pages, about 120 illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

This volume features Finlay's illustrations from 1955-69. Quality reproduction on slick paper from the original artwork. From the dustjacket: This...

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Signed by the artist, Fine/Fine, Kent Williams, Aronofsky, Darren, Williams, Kent, Vertigo, 2005, 1st, 12 inches, 9 inches, 176 pages, color, Hardcover, boards, English

Signed by the artist. A painted  graphic novel. Art,  Cover Art, and Publication Design by Kent Williams.  Out of print in hardcover....

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John Held, and Jr
The Flesh is Weak
  $120.00
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John Held, Jr, Held, Jr, John, Near Fine (light wear, sharp corners, clean), The Vanguard Press, New York, 1931, 1st, 7.6 inches, 5.4 inches, viii, 244 pages, 28 full-page illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The Flesh Is Weak (1931) is a collection of short stories written and illustrated by John Held, Jr. Beautifully written, melancholy and elegiac; at his...

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Limited to 250 numbered copies signed by the artist, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Matt Ferguson, Ferguson, Matt, Cakes and Comics, 2018, 1st, 11.1 inches, 8.5 inches, 95 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

An exclusive limited edition Exhibition Catalogue for Matt Ferguson. This is his first and only collection to date. In conjunction with Thought Bubble...

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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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Alex Nino, Nino, Alex, One of 2000 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine plates in a Near Fine folder (very light wear to the corners), Christopher Enterprises, Detroit, MI, 1975, 1st, 16 inches, 12 inches, color illustrations, English

Eight paintings by Alex Nino. Eight 12"x16" color plates in a black & white illustrated folder.

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Stephen Hickman, Hickman, Stephen, Spine sunned, otherwise Fine, Norfolk, VA, Donning Company, 1989, 1st, 9780898657609, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 92 pages, 40 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

40 color paintings with the artist's commentary. From the back cover: The Fantasy Art of Stephen Hickman not only offers a look at the talent of one...

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The Fantastic Pulps
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Peter Haining, Haining, Peter, Laid in is the illustrated bookplate of the previous owners Roy and Dela White, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, St. Martin's, New York, 1976, 1st American, 8 inches, 5.5 inches, 420 pages, over 600 color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

"Selections from the magazines, popular for over half a century, in which appeared stories--fantasy, horror, adventure--that were the predecessors to...

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Frank Frazetta, VF in publisher's original shrinkwrap, Ballantine, Betty, Frazetta, Frank, Peacock Press/Bantam, 1975, wraps, English

The first of five volumes published by Peacock Press collecting Frazetta’s paintings in the midst of his peak creative period. This volume includes...

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Oscar Wilde, P. Craig Russell, Wilde, Oscar, Russell, P. Craig, Very Fine/Very Fine, NBM, New York, 1992, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, cloth, English

Russell's two retellings here, The Selfish Giant and The Star Child , adeptly capture Wilde's ability to bring a gentle, unexpected note of pathos to the...

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The Face Is Familiar...
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Ted Scheel, NF/VG (slight shelf wear, dust jacket edge chipped), Scheel, Ted, Beachhurst Press, 1951, 1st, cloth

A collection of caricatures.

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Andrew Loomis, VG+/VG- (spine ends slightly frayed, upper corners mildly bumped, lower corners rubbed with boards peeking, otherwise very sound, tight, bright pages, dustjacket quite worn), Loomis, Andrew, Viking, 1961, 1st, cloth spine

Loomis' final and scarcest title . Contents: Unity, Simplicity, Design, Proportion, Color, Rhythm, Form, Texture, Values, Beauty of Subject, Technique. Two...

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William Peter Blatty, Blatty, William Peter, One of 750 numbered copies signed by the author, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Cemetery Dance Publications, Baltimore, 2010, 1st, 8.75 inches, 5.75 inches, 552 pages, Hardcover, decorative cloth, English

"Featuring two classic William Peter Blatty novels in one beautiful volume for the first-time ever, this oversized deluxe special edition is a must-have for...

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The Executive
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Virgil Partch, VG+ (gift inscription, spine tail bumped otherwise NF), Gabriel, Philip Louis, Partch, Virgil, Citadel, 1959, 1st, boards

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VG+/VG+ dustjacket (corners rubbed, boards showing, hinges cracked, otherwise covers quite clean & bright, binding tight, pages Fine, dustjacket spine torn with a small piece missing). An impressive copy. Rare with the Dustjacket, Frank Brangwyn, Gaunt, William, Brangwyn, Frank, The Studio, 1926, 1st, Hardcover, vellum spine, top edge gilt

A complete illustrated catalogue raisonné of Brangwyn's etchings completed between 1900 and 1926. Each of the 331 etchings is reproduced in...

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The Emerald Wand Of Oz
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William Stout, VF/VF, Smith, Sherwood, Stout, William, HarperCollins, 2005, 1st, boards, English

An original Oz novel illustrated by Stout.

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The Electric State
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Simon Stalenhag, Stalenhag, Simon, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Skybound Books, New York, 2017, 9781501181412, 10.1 inches, 11.25 inches, 142 pages, color, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: A teen girl and her robot embark on a cross-country mission in this illustrated science fiction story, perfect for fans of Ready...

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Very Fine/Near Fine (dustjacket slightly rubbed otherwise Fine). An amazing fresh unread copy, Rowland Emett, Emett, Rowland, Stephen Greene Press, 1977, 1st American, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, Hardcover, cloth, English

Trains and Railroaders were favorite subjects of this influential Punch cartoonist. This is a nice collection of his best.

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The Dynamite Art of Alex Ross
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Alex Ross, Ross, Alex, Very Fine, Dynamite, Mt. Laurel, 2013, 2nd, 12.25 inches, 9.19 inches, 328 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: The book stands as a whopping 328 pages, featuring Alex Ross' ultra-realistic, painted renditions of iconic superheroes that have...

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The Doubtful Guest - Signed
  $175.00
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Edward Gorey, Gorey, Edward, Edward Gorey has crossed out his name on the title page and signed his name above it, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (slight toning to the edges otherwise Fine), New York, Dodd, Mead & Co., 1978, 1st Printing of the 1978 Reissue, 9396076289, 6.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 32 pages, black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The Doubtful Guest is a short, illustrated book by Edward Gorey, first published by Doubleday in 1957, and reissued by Dodd, Mead in 1978. This is a...

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Patrick Woodroffe, Woodroffe, Patrick, Near Fine (top edge lightly spotted, cover slightly rubbing), Paper Tiger / Dragon's World, Surrey, 1987, 1850280479, 11.5 inches, 8.25 inches, 80 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

A witty fantasy tale liberally illustrated with Woodroffe's drawings and paintings.

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William Stout, Stout, William, Signed by Stout with a large drawing of an apatosaurus, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (small nick to dustjacket's bottom edge otherwise Very Fine), New York, Mallard, nd (c1981), 1st Mallard printing, 1st American trade hardcover edition, 0-792-45357-3, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 160 pages, 76 color, over 90 black & white illustrations, illustrated endpapers, hardcover, cloth, English

Stout's classic volume: "the book that started the dinosaur renaissance." Profusely illustrated with 76 color and over 90 black & white illustrations....

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William Stout, Stout, William, Signed by Stout with a large drawing of a T. Rex, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Mallard, nd (c1981), 1st Mallard printing, 1st American trade hardcover edition, 0-792-45357-3, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 160 pages, 76 color, over 90 black & white illustrations, illustrated endpapers, hardcover, cloth, English

Stout's classic volume: "the book that started the dinosaur renaissance." Profusely illustrated with 76 color and over 90 black & white illustrations....

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William Stout, Stout, William, #592 of 1000 copies signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, Bantam, New York, 1981, 1st, 11.5 inches, 9 inches, 160 pages, 76 color, over 90 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, leather, English

Signed & Numbered Slipcased Hardcover edition of Stout's classic 1981 volume: "the book that started the dinosaur renaissance." Profusely illustrated.

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Very Good+ (Corner bumped otherwise Fine, bright & unread), Norman Thelwell, Thelwell, Norman, Chris Beetles ltd., 2009, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English

The most popular cartoonist since the Second World War, Thelwell is best remembered for his little girls and their cheeky fat ponies. However, he was a...

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The Definitive Thelwell
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Very Fine, Norman Thelwell, Thelwell, Norman, Chris Beetles ltd., 2009, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English

The most popular cartoonist since the Second World War, Thelwell is best remembered for his little girls and their cheeky fat ponies. However, he was a...

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James A Bond, Frank Frazetta, Bond, James A, Frazetta, Frank, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Vanguard, Lakewood, 2008, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 208 pages, over 300 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. The first edition of this Frazetta reference book. The numerous and (mostly) excellent color reproductions of rare Frazetta items (from the...

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Alex Nino, Nino, Alex, One of 1000 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine plates in a Near Fine folder (light wear), Schanes & Schanes, San Diego, 1978, 1st, 16 inches, 11 inches, black & white illustrations, English

Eleven incredible pen & ink illustrations by Alex Nino telling the allegorical story of a mother and child fighting evil forces. Nino returns to...

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The Dark Suns of Gruaga Portfolio
  $150.00
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Alex Nino, Nino, Alex, Limited to 1000 numbered copies signed by the artist. This copy is part of the overrun, unsigned and unnumbered., Near Fine-Very Fine plates (one plate has a mild wrinkle at one corner, others are Very Fine) in a Near Fine folder (mild wear along the edges), Schanes & Schanes, San Diego, 1978, 1st, 16 inches, 11 inches, black & white illustrations, English

Eleven incredible pen & ink illustrations by Alex Nino telling the allegorical story of a mother and child fighting evil forces. Nino returns to...

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Poul Anderson, Frank Frazetta, Anderson, Poul, Frazetta, Frank, Signed by the author with a drawing, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear to top edge of dustjacket), Nelson Doubleday, Garden City, NY, 1971, Science Fiction Book Club edition, 8.5 inches, 5.75 inches, 183 pages, Hardcover, leatherette, English

A unique copy: Poul Anderson has inscribed the flyleaf: "To Jerry Edwards - Cheers, Poul Anderson." And laid in is a paper napkin on each side of...

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The Dancer from Atlantis
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Poul Anderson, Frank Frazetta, Anderson, Poul, Frazetta, Frank, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Nelson Doubleday, Garden City, NY, 1971, Science Fiction Book Club edition, 8.5 inches, 5.75 inches, 183 pages, Hardcover, leatherette, English

A beautiful color painting by Frazetta of a woman & a bull graces both the front and back cover of this Science Fiction Book Club hardcover edition....

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Philippe Dupuy, Charles Berberian, Dupuy, Charles Berberian, Philippe, Very Fine/Very Fine, Amsterdam, Oog & Blik, 2006, 1st, 978-90-5492-052-6, 10 inches, 12.75 inches, 248 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French English

A fantastic art book devoted to the French art team Dupuy-Berberian. Hundreds of color illustrations reproducing their work in all media: posters; book,...

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Craig Yoe, Milt Gross, Yoe, Craig, Gross, Milt, Light scuffing to corners otherwise Fine, San Diego, Yoe Books! / IDW, 2009, 1st, 9781600105463, 11.25 inches, 9 inches, 354 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the Publisher: "This beautifully designed book collects the complete comic book stories of comic genius Milt Gross, culled from rare, impossible to...

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Greg Theakston, Jack Kirby, Theakston, Greg, Kirby, Jack, Near Fine (light rubbing to the front corners, one thumbdent, very flat, tight, clean), Pure Imagination, New York, 1997, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 224 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

196 pages of art and story by the King of Comics, plus a biography and analysis of the work. The art has been Theakstonized for maximum clarity. This...

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Greg Theakston, Jack Kirby, Theakston, Greg, Kirby, Jack, Fine, Pure Imagination, New York, 1997, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 192 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

Kirby's first 125 pages of art and story, plus a biography and analysis of the work.

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Very Fine issued in Very Fine dustjacket packed in a Near Fine publisher's printed cardboard clamshell box, Eyvind Earle, Earle, Eyvind, Eyvind Earle Publishing, 1991, Revised 3rd printing 2010, Hardcover, cloth, English

A catalogue raisonne of the artist's early lithographs and limited editions. This volume covers his years of experimentation and the development of his iconic images: barns, trees, and rolling landscapes.

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Eyvind Earle, Earle, Eyvind, One of 400 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine in Fine slipcase in Very Good cardboard box (spotted, yellowed), Eyvind Earle Publishing, Monterey, 1991, 1st, 13 inches, 10.4 inches, 360 pages, over 160 color plates, hardcover, cloth, English

A catalogue raisonne of the artist's 360 lithographs and limited editions from 1974 through 1990, accompanied by his writings and poetry from 1940 to 1990....

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Lin Bloomfield, Norman Lindsay, Bloomfield, Lin, Lindsay, Norman, Print run of 2000 copies, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (lower tips lightly bumped, book is otherwise Fine, dustjacket spine ends and back cover rubbed), Odana / Josef Lebovic Galleries, Sydney, 1998, 1st, 12.2 inches, 9.9 inches, 480 pages, over 500 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

"Over a period of eighty years Australian artist Norman Alfred Williams Lindsay (1897-1969) produced a prodigious amount of work -- pencil drawings, pen and...

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Lin Bloomfield, Norman Lindsay, Bloomfield, Lin, Lindsay, Norman, Print run of 2000 copies, Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Odana / Josef Lebovic Galleries, Sydney, 1998, 1st, 12.2 inches, 9.9 inches, 480 pages, over 500 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

From the publisher: Over a period of eighty years Australian artist Norman Alfred Williams Lindsay (1897-1969) produced a prodigious amount of work...

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Robert E. Howard, Mark Schultz, Howard, Robert E., Schultz, Mark, Fine, New York, Ballantine Books, 2003, 1st thus, 978-0345461513, 9.25 inches, 6.1 inches, 464 pages, 1 color illustration, 16 full-page black & white illustrations, and numerous smaller black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

The First Paperback Printing of the Mark Schultz illustrated Conan. The only trade publication of these authoritative texts and Mark's illustrations, after...

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Sergio Toppi, Toppi, Sergio, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Magnetic Press / Lion Forge, St. Louis, MO, 2020, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 156 pages, black & white with 3 pages in color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The first English language translation of the French albums Le Dossier Kokombo, Warramunga, M'Felewzi, Ile Pacifique. Written and illustrated by Sergio...

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Sergio Toppi, Toppi, Sergio, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Magnetic Press / Lion Forge, St. Louis, MO, 2020, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 160 pages, black & white with 100 pages in color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The first English language translation of the French albums Chapungo, La Legende de Potosi, and Le Tresor de Cibola. Written and illustrated by Sergio...

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