Contemporary Illustrators

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Richard Starkings, John G. Roshell, J. Scott Campbell, Starkings, John G. Roshell, Richard, Campbell, J. Scott, #111 of 500 copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Berkeley, Image Comics, 2015, 1st, 978-1-63215-437-8, 12.25 inches, 9 inches, 312 pages, over 1000 black & white illustrations with 16 pages in color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The Signed & Numbered Edition limited to 500 copies. J. Scott Campbell: Time Capsule 1994-2004 An Art and Career Retrospective. In 2004, Richard...

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Art Spiegelman, Francoise Mouly, Spiegelman, Francoise Mouly, Art, Signed by the Art with a drawing, Near Fine (mild bump to the tail of the spine otherwise Fine), New York, HarperCollins, 2003, 1st, 978-0060286286, 13.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Signed by editors Art Spiegelman and Francoise Mouly, with a large drawing by Spiegelman. From the back cover: We planted a seed in some of the most...

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Coop (Chris Cooper), Coop (Chris Cooper), Signed by the artist, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Los Angeles, Aperient Press, 2001, 1st, 9780971237421, 10.25 inches, 10.125 inches, 208 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A full color retrospective of the artist's work in posters, stickers, labels, illustration, painting, and sculpture. Signed by Coop on the title page....

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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Near Fine (very light shelfwear to the bottom edge otherwise sharp, tight, clean), San Diego, IDW, 2006, 1st, 9781600100345, 1600100341, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 360 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Collects Ashley Wood's Popbot #1-6 along with all the extras and variant covers.

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Phil Hale, Hale, Phil, Fine, issued without dustjacket, 3A Publishing, Hong Kong, 2015, 1st, 12.25 inches, 12.25 inches, 48 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A 12 x 12 inch, 48 page collection of new works by Phil Hale: 34 paintings, 6 drawings, and 4 photocollages.

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Herakut: After the Laughter
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Herakut, Herakut, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Mainaschaff, Germany, Publikat, 2011, 1st, 978-3939566366, 11.25 inches, 9 inches, 240 pages, 350 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

"After the Laughter" The 2nd Book of Herakut. The second collection of works by this street art duo. Scarce and out of print . Looking back on the...

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Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine in Very Fine belly band, Ada Cole, Kevin Dart, Cole, Ada, Dart, Kevin, Fleet Street Scandal, 2009, 1st, 9 inches, 12 inches, 72 pages, color, Softcover, French wraps, English

Out of print. An entertaining imagined history of the 1960s Yuki 7 franchise! The books, the films, the phenomenon! This book includes behind-the-scenes...

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Peter de Seve, de Seve, Peter, Inscribed by the artist with a drawing, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (light shelfwear), Paquet, Geneva, 2004, 2nd, 9 inches, 9 inches, 136 pages, black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards

Inscribed by the artist with a drawing! A thick collection of his drawings & sketches in pencil, pen and brush. Introduction by Francoise Mouly (The...

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Daniel Merriam, Merriam, Daniel, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, New York, Monarch Editions, 2007, 1st, 978-0736438452, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 128 pages, 134 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the dustjacket: This is the second catalogue raisonné of Daniel Merriam's art, which celebrates another decade of the artist's work. This...

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Don Punchatz, Punchatz, Don, One of 300 numbered copies signed by Gregor Punchatz with a Don Punchatz facsimile signature, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Lakewood, CO, Centipede Press, 2019, 1st, 978-1-61347-196-8, 7.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 240 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Hardcover, decorative cloth with an onlaid color plate, English

Limited to 300 copies and out of print! This is the first collection of works of Don Punchatz who painted covers for a multitude of covers for Heavy...

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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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The Art of Alex Nino
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Alex Nino, Nino, Alex, Near Fine (covers lightly rubbed, very flat, tight, clean), Auad, San Francisco, 2008, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 160 pages, black & white with 40 pages in color, softcover, wraps, English

I love Alex's stuff. This is a great 2008 collection of new and classic drawings and artwork by this distinctive Filipino artist. This was Alex's first art...

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Gorillaz: Rise of the Ogre
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Cass Browne & Gorillaz, Jamie Hewlett, Zombie Fresh Eaters, Browne & Gorillaz, Cass, Hewlett, Zombie Fresh Eaters, Jamie, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, New York, Riverhead Books, 2006, 1st, 1594489319, 11 inches, 8.75 inches, 300 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

The complete, illustrated story of Jamie Hewlett's conceptual band Gorillaz. Illustrated throughout with illustrations by Hewlett and images from the videos.

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Flash by Benjamin
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Benjamin, Benjamin, Fine, Paris, Xiao Pan, 2008, 12.6 inches, 9.6 inches, 160 pages, color, softcover, French wraps, French

This is the long out of print art book devoted to Chinese comic artist and illustrator Benjamin (artist-writer of Orange, Remember, and One Day). A large...

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J. Otto Seibold, Vivian Walsh, J. Otto Seibold, Seibold, Vivian Walsh, J. Otto, Seibold, J. Otto, Signed and dated 4-5-08 by J. Otto Seibold with a drawing of the pig's face, Fine in Very Good dustjacket (half-inch triangular, Tokyo, Seibundo Shinkosha Publishing Co., 1996, 1st, 9784416896303, 4416896301, 10.4 inches, 7.5 inches, 60 pages, color illustrations on every page, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

An unusual Japanese art book signed and dated 6-22-98 by J. Otto Seibold with drawings of three of his characters. An idiosyncratic art book by...

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James Jean, Jean, James, One of 1500 numbered copies signed by the artist, Upper corners very slightly bent inward otherwise Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Lotte Museum of Art, Seoul, 2020, 1st thus, 12.25 inches, 9.2 inches, 176 pages, color illustrations & photos throughout, Hardcover, decorative cloth, English

Eternal Journey is a catalog of new work exhibited at the Lotte Museum of Art in April 2019 in Seoul, South Korea. Updated from the Korean language version...

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Limited to 1000 copies. This copy is signed and dated 5-17 by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Arthur Adams, Adams, Arthur, Flesk, 2017, 1st, 9781933865942, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 80 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This out of print, limited edition hardcover features crisp, often full-color, reproductions of Arthur Adams incredibly detailed cover art, sometimes...

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Limited to 1000 copies. This copy is signed and dated 9-18 by the artist on the front free endpaper., Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Arthur Adams, Adams, Arthur, Flesk, 2017, 1st, 9781933865942, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 80 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This out of print, limited edition hardcover features crisp, often full-color, reproductions of Arthur Adams incredibly detailed cover art, sometimes...

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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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Brian Froud, Froud, Brian, An illustrated bookplate signed by the artist is laid in, Very Fine, Sherman Oaks, CA, Imaginosis, 2005, 1st, 0974461202, 10.5 inches, 8 inches, 64 pages, color, Softcover, French wraps, English

Brian Froud's full color sketchbook from 2005. An illustrated bookplate signed by the artist is laid in. From the publisher: For the first time ever,...

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Claire Wendling, Wendling, Claire, Inscribed by the artist, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (lower corners pushed in, otherwise Very Fine), Bordeaux, le Cycliste, 2001, 1st, 978-912249319, 11.75 inches, 10 inches, 112 pages, over 500 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Claire's first career retrospective art book covering her first published comic book pages in 1989 through illustrations, character designs, and sketches...

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Tony DiTerlizzi, DiTerlizzi, Tony, Signed by the artist, Small bump to the lower corner otherwise Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Dark Horse, Milwaukie, 2015, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 224 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Tony signed this copy for us at the 2015 San Diego Comic Con. Out of print. From the publisher: "Tony's work has a distinct flair, a love for...

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Phil Hale, Hale, Phil, Limited to 1000 copies, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, ThreeA, Hong Kong, 2010, 1st, 12.25 inches, 12.25 inches, 64 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Phil Hale Wash Head and related paintings 2009/2010. 64 pages reproducing 38 "skull" paintings and a short interview with the artist. This was...

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Octave Mirbeau, Mirbeau, Octave, Limited to 200 copies, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, San Francisco, CA, Re/Search Publications, 1989, 1st, 9780940642157, 0940642158, 11.25 inches, 8.5 inches, 120 pages, black and white photographs, Hardcover, cloth, English

This is one of 100 Limited Edition Hardcover copies on acid free paper. Although uncalled for, this particular copy is also signed and dated 10-13-2013 by...

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Anthony Quinn, Jack Vettriano, Quinn, Anthony, Vettriano, Jack, Signed by the artist, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, London, Pavilion Books, 2004, 1st, 9781862056466, 1-86205-646-3, 11.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 192 pages, color, Hardcover, cloth, English

A first printing signed by the artist. From the dustjacket: Over the last few years Jack Vettriano has risen to fame meteorically. Emerging from the...

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Process Recess 2: Portfolio
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James Jean, Jean, James, Fine, Richmond, VA, Adhouse, 2007, 1st, 0977030466, 11 inches, 15 inches, 64 pages, color, softcover, ringbound, English

A sharp copy of this delicate, out-of-print, bound portfolio. Process Recess 2: Portfolio showcases the illustrative work of Eisner and Harvey award...

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Rainman, Rainman, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Irinvoon Press, Seoul, 2019, 9791195140626, 12.25 inches, 9 inches, 200 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

The second collection of concept art, drawings, and illustrations by the Korean artist Rainman. Works from 2013-2019.

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Chunky Bits
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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Very Good+, issued without dustjacket (tail of the spine and open corners bumped, interior is sound), threeA, Hong Kong, 2010, 1st, 12.25 inches, 12.25 inches, 64 pages, color illustrations on every page, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A collection of new paintings by Ashley. This book was made for the Gathering art show in Beijing. "This books has the best color and detail reproduction so...

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F*** It Number Three
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T. P. Louise, Ashley Wood, Louise, T. P., Wood, Ashley, Very Good+, issued without dustjacket (top of the spine badly bumped, tiny bumps to two corners, otherwise Fine, interior is perfect), 3A Publishing, Kowloon, 2011, 1st, 12.25 inches, 12.25 inches, 96 pages, color illustrations on every page, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Ashley's self-published collection of large unexpurgated images in full color between hard covers. Slightly over half the 96 pages are devoted to paintings...

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F*** It Number Two
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T. P. Louise, Ashley Wood, Louise, T. P., Wood, Ashley, Top of the spine slightly pushed in otherwise Fine, issued without dustjacket, 3A Publishing, Kowloon, 2010, 1st, 12.25 inches, 12.25 inches, 64 pages, color illustrations on every page, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Ashley's self-published collection of large unexpurgated images in full color between hard covers. Evenly divided between paintings and cartoons and comic...

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F*** It, Number One
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T. P. Louise, Ashley Wood, Louise, T. P., Wood, Ashley, Fine, San Diego, IDW Publishing, 2010, 1st, 9781600107283, 12 inches, 12 inches, 48 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

This out of print collection of oil paintings, comics, and ink drawings/sketches by Ash received very limited distribution due to explicit language and...

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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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Bob Haney, Jim Aparo, Haney, Bob, Aparo, Jim, Fine in Fine dustjacket, New York, DC Comics, 2012, 1st, 9781401233754, 10.5 inches, 7 inches, 512 pages, color, Hardcover, boards, English

Jim Aparo is one of my favorite DC artists. He had an amazing run in the seventies, creating beautiful elegant pages (penciling and inking himself) for...

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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, With a print limited to 1000 copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Buhl, France, Editions Caurette, 2021, 1st, 979-10-96315-88-8, 17 inches, 12 inches, 100 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards

A large format book (30 x 42 cm) reproducing one hundred never-before-seen drawings at their original size! Printed on a deluxe Fedrigoni 170g paper....

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Sassone - Signed
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Marco Massimo Sassone, SIGNED & dated November 1981 by the artist, NF/VG+, Hoopes, Donelson, Sassone, Marco Massimo, Arti Grafiche, 1979, 1st, cloth

A massive monograph on the Italian neo-impressionist Marco Massimo Sassone. The first major study of the Italian-born and California-adopted artist....

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Uno Fanta (Signed)
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Ashley Wood, The limited hardcover edition, VF/VF, Wood, Ashley, IDW, 2001, 1st, textured boards, English

A mint copy, signed by Ashley, of the limited hardcover edition of Ashley Wood’s first art collection. Tighter work/painting than his output in...

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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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Signed by the artist with a drawing, Near Fine (mild rubbing to the covers, only light shelfwear), Mingjue Helen Chen, Chen, Mingjue Helen, 2014, 1st, 10 inches, 8 inches, 48 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Signed by the artist with a small head sketch of a girl and dated in the year of publication. Mingjue Helen Chen's out-of-print second collection of...

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Ralentir Passage D'Animaux
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Pierre Clement, Clement, Pierre, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Paris, Futuropolis, 1988, 1st, 9782737655029, 8.5 inches, 6.25 inches, 64 pages, 28 full-page color illustrations and over 32 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, French

28 full-page color illustrations and over 32 black & white illustrations by this extraordinary French artist.

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Torquere
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Hajime Sorayama, Sorayama, Hajime, Near Fine (light wear to the corners, flat, tight, clean), Tokyo, Sakuhin-sha Co., 1998, 14.25 inches, 10.25 inches, 96 pages, full-page color illustrations, softcover, wraps

10 x 14 inch, full-page color reproductions of Sorayama's hyper realistic watercolor illustrations.

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Lynda Barry, Barry, Lynda, Inscribed by author, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Montreal, Drawn & Quarterly, 2010, 1st, 9781897299647, 11.125 inches, 8.625 inches, 228 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This copy is inscribed on the title page by the artist who has added a small sketch of a monkey: "For Gary !! I went APE! Thank you for inviting me! I DUG...

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Milo Manara, Manara, Milo, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Milwaukie, Dark Horse Comics, 2012, 1st, 978-1-59582-784-5, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 268 pages, black & white and 22 pages in color, Hardcover, boards, English

Out of print in hardcover. From the publisher: Milo Manara's collaborations with legendary filmmaker Federico Fellini take center stage in this latest...

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Milo Manara, Manara, Milo, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Milwaukie, Dark Horse Comics, 2011, 1st, 978-1-59582-782-1, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 208 pages, color, Hardcover, boards, English

Out of print in hardcover. From the publisher: The Manara Library Volume One collects two of Manara's seminal works: the sweeping epic Indian Summer,...

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Cathy & Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Cathy & Arnie, Very Good+ in Near Fine dustjacket (corners bumped, front board indented along top edge, interior Fine), Underwood Books, Nevada City, CA, 2009, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 264 pages, over 400 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

One of the scarcest of the low print run hardcovers following the recession and the publisher was being very conservative on their print runs. Spectrum...

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Malcolm (Skip) Liepke, Liepke, Malcolm (Skip), Fine in Near Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, New York, Arcadia Fine Arts, 2004, 1st, 9780975440403, 13 inches, 13 inches, 260 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

A massive coffee table book filled with brilliant, full-color reproductions of almost 200 major oil paintings by the phenomenal Malcolm Liepke. As Skip...

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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Limited to 2200 Deluxe copies signed by the artist, Very Fine in Fine slipcase, Santa Cruz, Flesk, 2019, 1st, 978-1-64041-026-8, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 120 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

This is the hardcover signed deluxe edition of the Ballpoint Beauties book. This edition comes with a bonus signature page, premium cloth spine binding, and...

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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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Jamie Hewlett, Hewlett, Jamie, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (small bump to the lower rear corner, mild wear to the spine ends, covers very sound, interior Fine), Cologne, Taschen, 2017, 1st, 978-3-8365-6093-1, 12.5 inches, 9.8 inches, 424 pages, over 400 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This is a nice copy of the first printing--with the original multi-character cover--that quickly sold out. The second printing replaced the original...

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