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Adam Hughes, Hughes, Adam, Signed by the artist, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light crease to the top edge of the dustjacket), New York, DC Comics, 2010, 1st, 9781401227821, 12 inches, 9 inches, 208 pages, color, hardcover, boards, English

A very sharp first printing of Adam's out-of-print art book--and signed by the artist! Reproducing most of Adam's covers from his 20 years (at the time of...

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The Lost Frankenstein Pages
  $125.00
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Berni Wrightson, Wrightson, Berni, Very Good+ (uneven sunning to the spine, some spotting to the fore edge, mild wear, very flat, tight), Greencastle, PA, Apple Press, 1993, 1st, 0927203081, 11 inches, 8.25 inches, 48 pages, 44 full-page black & white illustrations, softcover, color wraps, English

A scarce, out-of-print collection of unpublished illustrations associated with Wrightson's legendary illustrated version of Frankenstein: preliminary...

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James McMullan, McMullan, James, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, New York, Lincoln Center Theater, 2012, 1st, 9781467530064, 12 inches, 9.2 inches, 80 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth and pictorial boards, English

This book "shows the sketches and final images of 33 of the 44 posters [James McMullan] has created for Lincoln Center Theater since the publication of The...

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The Michael WM. Kaluta Treasury
  $50.00
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Michael Kaluta, Kaluta, Michael, Near Fine (very slight bump to upper corner, otherwise only light wear, very flat, tight, clean), Glimmer Graphics, Trenton, NJ, 1988, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, 3 full-page color, 128 black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

A great collection of rare Kaluta artwork. Lots of sketches. The Shadow and DC characters. Pencil prelims for paintings. Includes the most extensive Kaluta...

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Geometria
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Julio Cesar Ibarra, Ibarra, Julio Cesar, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Chicago, Trinquette, 2013, 1st, 9781934623251, 12.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 48 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A collection of 50 caricatures by the Argentinean artist. Graduated National Art Teacher. Pencil sketch artist, illustrator and cartoonist born May 16th,...

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Atey Ghailan, Ghailan, Atey, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Worcester, 3dtotal Publishing, 2020, 1st, 978-1-912843-17-6, 11 inches, 9.3 inches, 152 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Concept artist and illustrator Atey Ghailan takes you on the journey of his career in his first art book. In addition to revealing...

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One of 100 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Jason Chalker aka Manly Art, Chalker aka Manly Art, Jason, DKE Toys, 2021, 1st, 9 inches, 6 inches, 40 pages, 34 full-page color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Thirty-four paintings of Boba Fett! A collection of the thirty-four original backer card paintings by Jason Chalker, aka Manly Art, for a 2017 limited...

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One of 1000 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Mike Egan, Egan, Mike, DKE Toys, 2013, 1st, 8.4 inches, 8.3 inches, 52 pages, over 50 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Fifty paintings by Mike Egan. Pop culture characters in Day of the Dead portraits: Bart, Homer, Carebear, Yoda, Chewbacca, The Hulk, Dracula, Frankenstein,...

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The Nude
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Fritz Willis, Willis, Fritz, Fine (very flat, tight, bright), Walter T. Foster, Tustin, CA, 1955, Later, 13.75 inches, 10.25 inches, 32 pages, 16 pages in full-color and 16 pages in two-color, softcover, color wraps, English

The popular pin-up artist presents a profusely illustrated introduction to drawing and painting the nude. One of four art instruction books written by...

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Patricia Janis Broder, Dean Cornwell, Broder, Patricia Janis, Cornwell, Dean, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear to dustjacket), Balance House/Watson-Guptill, New York, 1978, 1st, 10.75 inches, 11.75 inches, 240 pages, 63 color plates, 236 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A sharp copy of the original edition of this great book on this American illustrator & muralist. This book has 63 paintings in color, additional...

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Renee Witterstaetter, Michael Golden, Witterstaetter, Renee, Golden, Michael, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, Lakewood, Vanguard, 2007, 1st, 9781934331019, 11.5 inches, 9 inches, 128 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print in all versions, this is the hardcover edition. From the publisher: Artist/writer Michael Golden is one of the most respected creators...

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#30 of 500 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Danni Shinya Luo, Shinya Luo, Danni, 2013, 1st, 12 inches, 10.25 inches, 48 pages, 45 full-page color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Out of print. Two different 8 x 11 inch sticker sheets are included. This is a large format collection of Danni's watercolor and ink paintings. "Soft...

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S. J. Perelman, Al Hirschfeld, Perelman, S. J., Hirschfeld, Al, Near Fine in Very Good dustjacket (lightly rubbed spine ends and corners, binding tight, covers and pages clea, Simon & Schuster, New York, 1948, 5th, 8.8 inches, 6.75 inches, 159 pages, 43 two-color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

An account of humorist-playwright S. J. Perelman and artist-caricaturist Al Hirschfeld's real-life round-the-world cruise following a Broadway flop. The...

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S. J. Perelman, Al Hirschfeld, Perelman, S. J., Hirschfeld, Al, Near Fine in Very Good+ price-clipped dustjacket (spine ends and corners sharp, binding tight, covers and pages clea, Simon & Schuster, New York, 1948, 2nd, 8.8 inches, 6.75 inches, 159 pages, 43 two-color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

An account of humorist-playwright Perelman and artist-caricaturist Hirschfeld's real-life round-the-world cruise following a Broadway flop. The author...

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Adam Hughes, Hughes, Adam, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (upper corners bumped, with a 1/4 inch split to the cover, otherwise Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket). We removed the shrinkwrap to assess the bumps., New York, DC Comics, 2010, 6th, 9781401227821, 12 inches, 9 inches, 208 pages, color, hardcover, boards, English

An unopened copy until we removed the shrinkwrap to assess the bumps to the upper corners. Reproduces most of Adam's covers from his first 20 years with...

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Boris, Book Two
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Mark A Feldman, Boris Vallejo, Feldman, Mark A, Vallejo, Boris, Near Fine (upper corner lightly bent, no dents, very flat, tight, clean), Anaconda Press, Silver Springs, MD, 1978, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 96 pages, 27 full-page color illustrations, 66 black & white illustrations, and 16 photos, softcover, wraps, English

Introduction by Philip Jose Farmer. This slick prozine volume displays a wide variety of Boris' work: humorous illustrations, romance and science fiction...

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Nigel Suckling, Chris Achilleos, Suckling, Nigel, Achilleos, Chris, Signed by the artist, Fine in Fine dustjacket (very slight shelfwear), London, Titan Books, 2009, 1st thus, 9781848563881, 12.7 inches, 9.5 inches, 128 pages, 120 color and 20 black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

The larger format re-issue of Sirens, the 1986 sequel to Chris Achilleos' first art book Beauty and the Beast. Compiled and designed by Chris Achilleos....


Jazz Graphics: David Stone Martin
  $300.00
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Manek Daver, David Stone Martin, Daver, Manek, Martin, David Stone, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (very slight shelfwear, very flat, tight, clean), Graphic-sha Publishing, Tokyo, 1991, 1st, 11.75 inches, 9 inches, 160 pages, over 250 color and black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps

The only book on this illustrator and record album cover artist. All the text is in both English and Japanese. A very sharp copy of a hard to find...

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Al Jaffee, Jaffee, Al, Includes a limited edition illustrated bookplate signed by Al Jaffee, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase in publisher's shrinkwrap, San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2011, 1st, 9781452185576, 12.75 inches, 9.75 inches, 832 pages, over 820 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Includes a limited edition illustrated bookplate signed by Al Jaffee! 410 fold-ins, every one from the beginning through 2010! From the...

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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Very Good+, issued without dustjacket (spine ends and corners rubbed with white peeking through, covers lightly rubbed and scuffed, interior bright and clean), New York, Epic, 1992, 1st, 0871358344, 11.7 inches, 10.6 inches, 92 pages, over 200 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The 1992 English language edition of Chroniques Metalliques (with better reproduction than the current Humanoides edition). An excellent collection of over...

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Jim Silke, Silke, Jim, Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Dark Horse, Milwaukie, 2000, 1st, 10.25 inches, 6.75 inches, 128 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

Out of print. Jim Silke's mini-series collected. Plus: Dave Stevens' three cover illustrations and an introduction--and illustration--by Frank Cho....

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Jose Luiz Benicio, Benicio, Jose Luiz, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Brandstudio and Reference Press, Astoria, 2010, 1st, 12.5 inches, 8.75 inches, 48 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

Benicio's style is reminiscent of McGinnis with a splash of Aslan. A great introduction to a great artist and a nice addition to your mid-century pulp art...

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Ragnar, Ragnar, Signed by the artist, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Baby Tattoo, Los Angeles, 2011, 1st thus, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 160 pages, 100s of color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. 160 pages full of development art for Ragnar's long simmering personal project. Vehicles, girls, robots, weapons, type treatments, poster...

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James Montgomery Flagg, Flagg, James Montgomery, Near Fine in Very Good dustjacket (corners sharp, boards clean & sharp, dustjacket edgworn, dustjacket spine toned), Life, New York, 1904, 1st, 7.4 inches, 5.3 inches, 104 pages, 100 illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

An incredibly sharp first printing of the first book both written and illustrated by James Montgomery Flagg, published in 1904. James Montgomery Flagg...

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Eponymonstrous! - Signed
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Ragnar, Ragnar, Signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, Little Cartoons, Costa Mesa, 2010, 1st, 10.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 320 pages, color, hardcover, boards, English

A wonderful, massive collection of illustration and design from 2000-2010. There are a lot of illustrations, designs, pencil drawings, paintings, digital...

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Cozy Days: The Art of Iraville
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Ira "Iraville" Sluyterman van Langewedye, Sluyterman van Langewedye, Ira "Iraville", Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Worcester, 3dtotal Publishing, 2018, 2nd, 9781909414631, 9.75 inches, 11 inches, 152 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

From the publisher: Ira "Iraville" Sluyterman van Langewedye is a popular contemporary illustrator beloved for her charming watercolour illustrations of...

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Adam Hughes, Hughes, Adam, Limited to 100 copies with a signed & numbered color illustrated print, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, DC Comics, 2010, 1st, 9781401227821, 12 inches, 9 inches, 208 pages, color, hardcover, boards, English

DC Comics did not make a signed & numbered deluxe edition of Adam's first official art book, so Adam & Allison created their own signed &...

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Moshino's Works for Girl Studio
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Katsura Moshino, Moshino, Katsura, Fine, Tokyo, E.T. Co. Ltd., 1998, 2nd, 9784309902807, 11.7 inches, 8.25 inches, 160 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps

With a strong reference to early 1960s Afro-American soul illustration, Moshino crashes into the twenty-first century with his challenging and brilliant...

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Show Business is No Business
  $60.00
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Al Hirschfeld, Hirschfeld, Al, Very Good+ in Very Good dustjacket (the book is age toned, but very sound, corners sharp, spine sound, dustjacket is worn with chips, pieces missing), Simon & Schuster, New York, 1951, 1st, 8.75 inches, 6.75 inches, xiii, 142 pages, 82 two-color illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, English

Lively witty essays on the theatre written & illustrated by Hirschfeld. Hirschfeld describes the world he knows so well in eleven chapters: Theatres,...

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Virgins in Cellophane
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Brett Hooper, James Montgomery Flagg, Hooper, Brett, Flagg, James Montgomery, Very Good+, Ray Long & Richard R. Smith, Inc., New York, 1932, 1st, 11 inches, 8.2 inches, 116 pages, 19 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, decorative cloth with an onlaid color plate, English

Virgins in Cellophane: From Maker to Consumer Untouched By Human Hand. 17 full-page pen & ink illustrations by James Montgomery Flagg. The...

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Do Re Mi
  $75.00
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Garson Kanin, Al Hirschfeld, Kanin, Garson, Hirschfeld, Al, Very Good+ in Very Good price-clipped dustjacket (mild wear to lower corners, dustjacket edgeworn, spine sunned), Little Brown, Boston, 1955, 1st, 7.75 inches, 5.25 inches, 90 pages, 29 two-color illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, English

A Runyonesque novel of gangland and Broadway (by the writer of Born Yesterday and other films and books) with 29 wonderful two-color illustrations by...

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Sparrow #4: Shane Glines
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Shane Glines, Glines, Shane, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, IDW, San Diego, 2007, 2nd, 6.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. A great collection, Primarily finished color pieces, with some drawings.

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Signed with the artist's chop, Very Fine, Shelly Wan, Wan, Shelly, 2010, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 20 pages, color and black & white, softcover, wraps

A wonderful book by this young illustrator, regularly appearing in the Spectrum Annual and currently working at Pixar. Ten different fantasy illustrations...


Heinz Huber, Ronald Searle, Huber, Heinz, Searle, Ronald, Very Good+ in Very Good price-clipped dustjacket (boards very slightly bowed, two light stains to foreedge, dustjacket edgeworn and chipped), Viking, New York, 1966, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.9 inches, 190 pages, 150 illustrations, 11 pages in color, hardcover, cloth, English

"Germany from the inside and out." This book is divided into two parts: the first half is an examination of Germany and its history by Huber and...

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Heinz Huber, Ronald Searle, Huber, Heinz, Searle, Ronald, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (rear board slightly bowed, dustjacket has a few small tears and some slight staining to the rear flap), Viking, New York, 1966, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.9 inches, 190 pages, 150 illustrations, 11 pages in color, hardcover, cloth, English

"Germany from the inside and out." This book is divided into two parts: the first half is an examination of Germany and its history by Huber and...

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Dave Stevens, Stevens, Dave, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Underwood, Nevada City, 2008, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 288 pages, over 300 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A beautiful copy of this career retrospective. It is sold-out in all editions and long out-of-print. From the publisher: Brush with Passion charts...

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Claire Wendling, Wendling, Claire, Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, Stuart Ng Books, Torrance, 2015, 1st thus, 9.75 inches, 6.6 inches, 96 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards

Claire has added a full page drawing of a female centaur on the first blank page inside this book. Iguana Bay 2.0 is a 96-page full-color hardcover...

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The Rare Frazetta
  $90.00
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Two-inch shallow razor cut to the cover otherwise Very Fine, Frank Frazetta, Frazetta, Frank, Griffin, circa 1970s, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 52 pages, 2 color and 33 black & white illustrations and 17pp of comics, softcover, wraps, English

A 1970s pirate zine of rare Frazetta material. The painted nude on the front cover has never appeared anywhere else and the cowboy painting on the back...

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The Art of Al Williamson
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James Van Hise, Al Williamson, Van Hise, James, Williamson, Al, Near Fine (light rubbing to upper corner, no thumbdents, very flat, tight, clean), San Diego, CA, Blue Dolphin, 1983, 1st, 0943128048, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 144 pages, black & white illustrations, softcover, color wraps, English

The first monograph devoted to Al Williamson. Interview, checklist, and lots of art by Williamson. Introduction by William Stout. Out of print.

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Character Design Quarterly 15
  $16.00
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Very Fine, 3dtotal Publishing, Worcester, 2021, 1st, 10.7 inches, 8.25 inches, 104 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the back cover: Issue 15 is unashamedly packed with romance, magic, and fantasy. You'll discover an incredible cast of characters, each with their...

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Sideshow Fine Art Prints Vol. 1
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Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (mild bump to the tail of the spine, corners square, one page corner creased, otherwise interior is tight and clean), Insight, San Rafael, 2020, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 240 pages, over 500 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A glorified showroom catalog of Sidshow Collectibles' line of limited edition art prints of DC and Marvel superheroes. Each print is reproduced full-page...

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H. K. Frenzel, Ludwig Hohlwein, Frenzel, H. K., Hohlwein, Ludwig, Very Good (cloth spine faded and spine ends frayed, lower corners bumped and cloth frayed with boards peeking, upper corners rubbed and cloth frayed with boards peeking, interior sound), Phonix Illustrationsdruck und Verlag, Berlin, 1926, 1st, 12 inches, 10 inches, 74 pages + 65 color plates + 223 b&w plates pages, 69 color and 275 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth

Ludwig Hohlwein (1874-1949) was the most renown German commercial artist of the 20th century. Hohlwein was a master of design, the human figure and animal...


Enrique Iniesta Coullaut-Valera, Jose Segrelles, Coullaut-Valera, Enrique Iniesta, Segrelles, Jose, Near Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (light shelfwear, mild edgewear to dustjacket), Madrid, Instituto Calasanz de Ciencias de la Educacion, 1998, 1st, 9788472781917, 11 inches, 10 inches, xviii, 176 pages, 88 full-page color and monochrome illustrations and 125 smaller illustrations, softcover, wraps

The story of St. Jose de Calasanz, told in a series of 88 beautiful paintings by Segrelles reproduced as full-page illustrations with an accompanying text...

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Futurelog
  $60.00
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Range Murata, Murata, Range, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Portlant, OR, Denpa Books, 2018, 1st, 9781634429221, 11.7 inches, 9.3 inches, 272 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

From the publisher: This full-color collection compiles more than twenty years of comics, cover art, promotional art and character designs from legendary...

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Todd Schorr, Schorr, Todd, Inscribed by the artist Todd Schorr to Dave Stevens, Fine in Fine slipcase, San Francisco, Last Gasp, 2004, 1st, 9781931788038, 11.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 128 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Inscribed on the half-title page by the artist Todd Schorr to Dave Stevens: "To Dave-- A consummate artist and all around great guy I'm proud to call my...

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The World of Hirschfeld
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Al Hirschfeld, Hirschfeld, Al, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light shelf wear, mild age toning), Abrams, New York, 1970, 1st, 10.9 inches, 11.7 inches, 233 pages, 32 color plates and 189 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

An attractive copy of this large coffee table art book from 1970. This beautiful book contains 189 illustrations and 32 color plates under the headings:...

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Robert Crumb, Crumb, Robert, Limited to 500 serial numbered copies signed by the gallery owner-publisher Alexander Acevedo, Very Good+, issued without dustjacket (book is slightly bowed, cloth at spine ends slightly pushed inward, small white paint mark on back cover, three corners very slightly pushed, small stain to fore edge, interior very solid and clean), Alexander Gallery, New York, 1993, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 360 pages, black & white with 9 pages in color, hardcover, decorative cloth with an onlaid plate, English

This is a thick (360 page!) hardcover catalog for an extensive, wide-ranging exhibition of rare Crumb original art at the Alexander Gallery in New York...

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The Student's Guide to Painting
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Jack Faragasso, Faragasso, Jack, Very Good in Good dustjacket (mild foxing on the endpapers and first and last pages, spine slightly cocked, otherwise a very sound copy, dustjacket missing pieces), North Light, Westport, CT, 1979, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 160 pages, 83 color and 53 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

"Here are the principles of painting and color as taught by Frank J. Reilly in his memorable teaching career at the Art Students League of New York." The...

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