Contemporary Illustrators

Nobrow Press

 
Loish (Lois van Baarle), Loish (Lois van Baarle), #3866 of the First Printing, Very Fine in Fine slipcase, Worcester, 3DTotal Publishing, 2016, 1st, 978-1909414280, 190941428X, 10.4 inches, 10.5 inches, 152 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, wraps, English

This was the Kickstarter copy which comes with a deck of playing cards and a bookmark. The book itself is a first printing and individually numbered....

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Loish (Lois van Baarle), Loish (Lois van Baarle), #2717 of the First Printing - Signed by the Artist, Very Fine in Fine slipcase, Worcester, 3DTotal Publishing, 2016, 1st, 978-1909414280, 190941428X, 10.4 inches, 10.5 inches, 152 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

A Kickstarter first printing copy. From the publisher: Successfully funded on Kickstarter in 2 hours, The Art of Loish is the first published...

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Loish (Lois van Baarle), Loish (Lois van Baarle), Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, Worcester, 3DTotal Publishing, 2016, 978-1909414280, 190941428X, 10.4 inches, 10.5 inches, 152 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Signed by Loish at the Lightbox Expo September 2019! From the publisher: Successfully funded on Kickstarter in 2 hours, The Art of Loish is the...

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Luke Chueh, Chueh, Luke, #405 of 500 numbered copies with a tipped-in sheet featuring an exclusive illustration and signed by the artist, Fine in Fine dustjacket, London, Titan Books, 2012, 1st, 9781781164457, 12.5 inches, 9.25 inches, 192 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This is the limited edition of The Art of Luke Chueh, with the tipped-in illustrated limitation page numbered and signed by Luke Chueh, however it lacks the...

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Michael Whelan, Whelan, Michael, One of 500 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine/Very Fine in a Near Fine slipcase (mild sunfading to cloth slipcase, very light bump to lower corner), Glass Onion Graphics/Bantam, Brookfield, CT, 1993, 1st, 12 inches, 11.75 inches, 200 pages, over 300 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

This is #115 of 500 S&N copies. In addition to hand coloring the illustration on the limitation page , Whelan has hand-proofed this edition and has...

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The Art of Mondo
  $75.00
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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, San Rafael, Insight, 2017, 1st, 978-1608878062, 13 inches, 9.6 inches, 356 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Experience the incredible pop culture art of Mondo, beloved by fans and iconic filmmakers alike. Based in Austin, Texas, Mondo is...

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The Art of Neil Gaiman
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Hayley Campbell, Neil Gaiman, Campbell, Hayley, Gaiman, Neil, Fine, issued without dustjacket, New York, Harper Design, 2014, 1st, 9780062248565, 10.25 inches, 8.13 inches, 320 pages, over 300 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print in hardcover. From the publisher: With unprecedented access to Neil Gaiman's personal archives, author Hayley Campbell gives an...

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The Art of Nurzhan Bekkaliyev
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Nurzhan Bekkaiyev, Bekkaiyev, Nurzhan, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Ominiky Ediciones, Palma de Mallorca, 2021, 978-84-123280-4-2, 7.5 inches, 7.5 inches, 136 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Nurzhan Bekkaliyev is an artist who works primarily digitally (Photoshop), based in Kazakhstan. This is his first art book. Mostly female figure...

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The Art of Pernille Orum
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Pernille Orum, Orum, Pernille, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Worcester, 3dtotal Publishing, 2020, 1st, 9781912843152, 10.5 inches, 8.7 inches, 156 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Pernille's first hardcover collection. This new book has no overlap with the artwork in her self-published art books: Blush and Coral! From the...

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Mike Ploog, Ploog, Mike, Limited to 725 copies with all these extras including a signed & numbered print, Very Good+, issued without dustjacket (top of the spine bumped, corners sharp, interior Very Fine), Pittsburgh, FPG, 2015, 1st, 978-0996668903, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 352 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This copy of The Art of Ploog includes the following Kickstarter Exclusives limited to just 725 copies: A set of five 8" x 10" high-quality,...

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The Art of Sin City (Very Fine)
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Very Fine, Frank Miller, Miller, Frank, Dark Horse, 2002, 1st, 1569718180, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 144 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

A showcase for art from the Frank Miller comic book series, including some unpublished pieces and roughs. From Dark Horse: "In 1991, visionary...

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The Art of Stephen Hickman
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Stephen Hickman, Hickman, Stephen, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, London, Titan Books, 2015, 1st, 9781783298457, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 144 pages, over 100 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: A lavish, full-colour hardcover art book taking readers on a visual guide through Stephen Hickman's artwork. The collection focuses...

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Charles Solomon, Solomon, Charles, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, Disney Editions, New York, 2014, 1st, 11.25 inches, 9.4 inches, 160 pages, over 250 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This out-of-prin t book is a treasure trove of Golden Book and Little Golden Book art, much of it taken from new scans/photographs of the original artwork...

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The Art of Tomorrow Kings
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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Fine, San Diego, IDW Publishing, 2016, 1st, 978-1631405501, 10.25 inches, 10.25 inches, 200 pages, about 200 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A collection of Ashley Wood's paintings and drawings 2006-2016 curated by the artist. From the publisher: The vibrant and mysterious world of Ashley...

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One of 300 numbered copies signed by the artist--this copy has also been inscribed (To Will"), Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Seung Woo Cha, Cha, Seung Woo, 2017, 1st, 9781635358650, 8.75 inches, 11.25 inches, 146 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A great collection of dynamic and bold drawings of a variety of animals in a variety of media and styles. Out of print. Seung Woo Cha is a television...

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The Artist in You
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Tim Biskup, Biskup, Tim, Limited to 1000 copies, Very Fine/Very Fine, Baby Tatto Books, Los Angeles, 2008, 1st, 6 inches, 4 inches, 64 pages, 16 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

A long essay by Tim Biskup accompanied by 14 paintings. This paperback has a dust jacket announcing an exhibit of works by Biskup, at Jonathan...

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Paul Renaud, Renaud, Paul, Inscribed and dated 2015 by the artist with a drawing of Red Sonja, Very Good+ without dust jacket, as issued (spine ends lightly bumped, lower corners bent inward, upper corners pushed inward, covers glossy, interior Very Fine), Dark Dragon, Breda, Netherlands, 2015, 1st, 12.4 inches, 9.4 inches, 56 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This Dutch art book is inscribed by the artist with a large drawing of Red Sonja dated 2015--the year of publication. It was mailed by the artist in France...

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Bruce Timm, Timm, Bruce, Near Fine (slight rubbing to the covers, very flat, tight, clean), Santa Cruz, Flesk, 2020, 1st, 9781640410312, 12 inches, 8 inches, 208 pages, over 260 illustrations, mostly in color, softcover, wraps, English

A massive collection of Timm's nudes and good girl art. From the publisher: Bruce Timm has been creating elegant drawings of women for over 30 years,...


The Book of Ballads
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Neil Gaiman, Charles de Lint, Jane Yolen, Jeff Smith, Emma Bull, Sharyn McCrumb, et al, Charles Vess, Gaiman, Charles de Lint, Jane Yolen, Jeff Smith, Emma Bull, Sharyn McCrumb, et al, Neil, Vess, Charles, Near Fine (very slight shelfwear), New York, Tom Doherty Associates, LLC, 2004, 1st, 9780765312150, 0765312158, 10 inches, 7 inches, 192 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

A finalist for the 2005 Eisner Award, The Book of Ballads is an event in the worlds of fantasy and graphic storytelling alike. Illustrated by Charles...

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The Book of Grickle
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Graham Annable, Annable, Graham, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Milwaukie, Dark Horse, 2010, 1st, 9781595824301, 8.5 inches, 6 inches, 200 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. From the publisher: Get ready for the most extensive journey ever into the brilliant mind of Graham Annable! A classically trained...

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The Book Of Leviathan
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Peter Blegvad, Fine, Blegvad, Peter, Overlook Press, 2001, 2nd, pictorial boards, English

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The Book of Schuiten
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Benoit Peeters, Francois Schuiten, Peeters, Benoit, Schuiten, Francois, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear), Paris, Casterman, 2004, 1st, 978-2203343191, 12.3 inches, 10.3 inches, 136 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth

This English language art book on the Belgian comics artist is long out-of-print. A 16-page French translation is appended at the end of the book. Though...

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The Call of Cthulhu
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H. P. Lovecraft, François Baranger, Lovecraft, H. P., Baranger, François, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket (small dent to the back of dustjacket in manufacturing), Eagle Rock, CA, Design Studio Press, 2019, 1st, 978-1-62465-044-4, 14.25 inches, 10.75 inches, 64 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Who can resist The Call of Cthulhu? An oversize illustrated book version of H.P. Lovecraft's classic tale of cosmic horror.   From the...

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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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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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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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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, 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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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The Ghoul - Signed 1st
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Steve Niles, Bernie Wrightson, Niles, Steve, Wrightson, Bernie, Signed by the artist and the author, Fine, issued without dustjacket, IDW, San Diego, 2010, 1st, 10.5 inches, 6.9 inches, 88 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A first printing signed by both creators Niles and Wrightson. From the publisher: When Los Angeles Detective Lieutenant Lloyd Klimpt finds himself in...

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The Graphic Art Of Michael Schwab
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Michael Schwab, NF/NF, Schwab, Michael, Graphis, 2001, 1st, English

The only collection of this contemporary graphic design artist whose clean bold lines and block color recall earlier eras, but are thoroughly modern.

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Ray Bradbury, Gris Grimly, Bradbury, Ray, Grimly, Gris, Signed by the artist with a quick drawing, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Knopf, 2015, 1st, 9780553512700, 9.25 inches, 6.5 inches, xii, 132 pages, 3 color plates and 12 black & white illustrations, hardcover, boards, Spanish

A signed first printing of this Gris Grimly-illustrated edition of Bradbury's classic tale. In The Halloween Tree, master of fantasy Ray Bradbury takes...

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H.P. Lovecraft, Gary Gianni, Lovecraft, H.P., Gianni, Gary, Signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Santa Cruz, Flesk, 2018, 1st, 9781640410039, 9.5 inches, 6.25 inches, 128 pages, over 110 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, decorative boards with an onlaid title plate, English

This is the original Sketchbook Edition of Gianni's Illustrated Call of Cthulhu. This hardcover had a limited print run for Kickstarter supporters of the...

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Walt Reed, Reed, Walt, Very Fine/Near Fine (dustjacket edges slightly rubbed at spine otherwise Very Fine), New York, Watson-Guptill, 2001, 1st, 9780942604801, 0942604806, 12 inches, 9.25 inches, 452 pages, over 1000 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The most comprehensive reference guide available detailing the history of modern American Illustration, researched and written by Walt Reed, founder of...

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Walt and Roger Reed, Fine/VG (dustjacket spine faded, two tears), Reed, Walt and Roger, Madison Square Press, 1984, 1st, cloth

Illustrations and biographies of 460 artists. The number one reference book in any illustration library. Recently revised and updated with almost entirely...

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The Jackson 500 Vol. 1
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Tim Biskup, Biskup, Tim, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Dark Horse, Milwaukie, OR, 2005, 2nd, 5.25 inches, 5.25 inches, 112 pages, color, hardcover, cloth, English

100 miniature paintings by Tim Biskup. Out of print. The Jackson 500 paintings are spontaneous compositions that contain the buds of many of Biskup's...

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David Michael Wieger, Terryl Whitlatch, Wieger, David Michael, Whitlatch, Terryl, Very Fine, Los Angeles, Design Studio Press, 2019, 1st thus, 978-1-62465-0-437, 10 inches, 11 inches, 188 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

A new revised edition of Terryl's 2004 original. From the dustjacket: The Katurran Odyssey is an epic tale of faith, hope, and selfless heroism of a...

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David Michael Wieger, Terryl Whitlatch, Wieger, David Michael, Whitlatch, Terryl, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (mild rubbing to dustjacket edges), New York, Simon and Schuster, 2004, 1st, 9780743225007, 10.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 192 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

The first printing of the original edition from 2004. This is the only hardcover edition. From the dustjacket: The Katurran Odyssey is a remarkable...

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Chris Brunner, Rico Renzi, Brunner, Rico Renzi, Chris, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, New York, A Wave Blue World, 2019, 1st, 9780982453995, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 112 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Showcasing the very best work from long-time collaborators Chris Brunner & Rico Renzi (AKA The Kickstand Kids). Get an inside...

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Near Fine, Wah Ming Chang, Barrow and Glen Chang, David, Chang, Wah Ming, 1989, 1st, 0962529311, Softcover, wraps, English

Wah Ming Chang was an award-winning film & TV special FX artist (Disney, Puppetoons, George Pal, Star Trek) as well as a painter & sculptor. This...

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Jenny Allen, Jules Feiffer, Allen, Jenny, Feiffer, Jules, Inscribed by Allen and Feiffer, Fine in Fine dustjacket, New York, Pantheon, 2006, 1st, 9780375424533, 6.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 136 pages, black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Inscribed by husband and wife Jules Feiffer and Jenny Allen on the title page. The inscription is dated "Nov: 06" one month after publication. Here are...

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Very Fine, Glenn Barr, Barr, Glenn, Tin Man Alley, 2003, 1st, 0972938710, Softcover, color wraps, English

A great collection of sketchbook drawings. A companion volume to Barr's painting collection Lowlife Paradise. Out of print.

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