Contemporary Illustrators

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Claire Wendling, Wendling, Claire, Inscribed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Stuart Ng Books, Torrance, 2016, 1st, 9.75 inches, 6.6 inches, 184 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Claire has added a full page drawing on the first blank page inside this book and inscribed it on the opposite page: "To Dave.../Thanks for your...

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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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Terryl Whitlatch, Whitlatch, Terryl, Inscribed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Design Studio Press, Culver City, 2010, 1st, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, over 300 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

The scarce out-of-print hardcover printing of Terryl's first art book! This Mint copy is inscribed by the artist along with a charming color drawing of an...

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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Signed by the artist, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (dustjacket spine sunned, light wear), Baltimore, Insight Studios Group, 2000, 1st, ‎ 9781889317083, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 96 pages, 26 color and numerous black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

This is the first art book devoted to the Liberty Meadows creator and cheesecake specialist long before he began working for Marvel and DC. With numerous...

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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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Visual Funk: Jim Mahfood Art
  $35.00
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Jim Mahfood, Mahfood, Jim, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (light wear to the covers), San Diego, IDW, 2013, 1st, 9781613777237, 13.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 256 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Jim Mahfood, aka Food One's sixteen-year-long professional career has spanned across the fields of comic books, illustration,...

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Gorillaz Almanac
  $25.00
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Jamie Hewlett, et al, Hewlett, et al, Jamie, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, New York, Z2 Comics, 2020, 1st, 9781940878423, 11 inches, 8 inches, 208 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Stop the presses! Twenty years in the making, the Gorillaz Almanac is the very first annual by Gorillaz. Inspired by the great...

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Hey Day
  $100.00
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Jordi Labanda, Labanda, Jordi, Upper corners lightly bumped otherwise Fine in Fine dustjacket, Barcelona, Editorial RM, 2003, 1st, 9685208190, 12.75 inches, 9.8 inches, 164 pages, 95 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Out of print. Labanda is a commercial illustrator living and working in Barcelona since 1993. This is a collection of 95 full-color gouache on paper...

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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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Kilian Eng, Eng, Kilian, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Portland, OR, Floating World Comics, 2020, 1st, 9781942801788, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 280 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the Publisher: This definitive edition collects all of Kilian Eng's otherworldly landscapes and retro-futuristic illustrations in one massive...

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Peter de Seve, de Seve, Peter, Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Akileos, Paris, 2009, 1st, 12.25 inches, 11 inches, 240 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Signed by Peter with a drawing of Scrat! A career retrospective book on this fantastic illustrator and designer. A large format coffee table art book...

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Djamila Knopf, Knopf, Djamila, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Worcester, 3dtotal Publishing, 2020, 1st, 9781912843213, 11.5 inches, 8.9 inches, 152 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Illustrator Djamila Knopf leads us through her world, where anime-influenced characters, exquisite settings, and the process of...

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Kent Williams, Williams, Kent, Very Fine, 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...

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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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Kindling
  $75.00
James Jean, Jean, James, Very Fine in Very Fine folder in publisher's shrinkwrap, Chronicle, San Francisco, 2009, 1st, 16 inches, 12 inches, color, English

Out of print. From the publisher: Kindling -- This collection of brand new works by James Jean showcases the larger-than-life power of his fine...


Jean-Baptiste Monge, Monge, Jean-Baptiste, Very Fine, Wentworth-Nord, QC, Canada, Goblin's Way, 2018, 1st, 9782981528933, 10.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 66 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps

A new sketchbook by the French fantasy illustrator Jean-Baptiste Monge. This is his second self-published book. Filled with incredibly detailed drawings and...

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Jean-Baptiste Monge, Monge, Jean-Baptiste, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Goblin's Way, Wentworth-Nord, QC, Canada, 2016, 2nd 2018, 13.25 inches, 10 inches, 148 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, decorative cloth, English

Jean-Baptiste Monge's first fantasy art book in English! Self-published by Monge, this art book is beautifully designed and lushly produced, with...


Cromwell End Zone
  $45.00
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Cromwell, Cromwell, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Buhl, Editions Caurette, 2020, 1st, 9791096315307, 10.1 inches, 8.4 inches, 220 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

From the publisher: Obviously, you're already familiar with Cromwell! Cromwell the provocateur, Cromwell the subversive! Well in this artbook you'll find...

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Signed by the artist with a drawing, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light rubbing to the acetate dustjacket), Elizabeth Ito, Kevin Dart, Ito, Elizabeth, Dart, Kevin, Fleet Street Scandal, 2011, 1st, 9 inches, 12 inches, 72 pages, color, Softcover, French wraps, English

Signed by the artist with a great drawing! This is the out-of-print Yuki 7 illustrated novelette featuring beautiful artwork on every page by Kevin...

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Signed by the author and the artist who includes a brush sketch, Very Fine, Frank Gibson, Becky Dreistadt, Gibson, Frank, Dreistadt, Becky, Patty Pan, 2010, 1st, 9780473165284, 8 inches, 6.75 inches, 24 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards

"Dear Reader, The book in your hands is our homage to the vintage storybooks we spent our youth reading. This is a tale of a little tiger named Tigerbuttah...

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Peter de Seve, de Seve, Peter, Signed by the artist, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paquet, Geneva, 2004, 2nd, 9 inches, 9 inches, 136 pages, black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards

A thick collection of Peter de Seve's drawings & sketches in pencil, pen and brush. Introduction by Francoise Mouly (The New Yorker) in both French and...

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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Gregory Weir-Quiton, Weir-Quiton, Gregory, 2020, 6 inches, 6 inches, 48 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Here are 48 on-the-spot drawings--primarily portraits--created on the iPad. Gregory Weir-Quiton is a veteran Los Angeles-based illustrator with over 60...

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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Gregory Weir-Quiton, Weir-Quiton, Gregory, 2020, 6 inches, 6 inches, 48 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Here are 48 on-the-spot drawings--primarily portraits--created on the iPad. Gregory Weir-Quiton is a veteran Los Angeles-based illustrator with over 60...

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Character Design Quarterly 14
  $16.00
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Very Fine, Worcester, 3dtotal Publishing, 2020, 1st, 978-1-912843-04-6, 191284303X, 10.7 inches, 8.25 inches, 104 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the back cover: On the pages of issue 14, discover a collection of fascinating artwork, interviews, and tutorials from some of the industry's finest...

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Adam Hughes, Hughes, Adam, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (slight rubbing to white dustjacket), New York, DC Comics, 2010, 1st, 9781401227821, 12 inches, 9 inches, 208 pages, color, hardcover, boards, English

A sharp first printing of Adam's out-of-print art book, just a bit of wear to the dustjacket. Reproduces most of Adam's DC Comics covers from 1990 to 2010...

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Dibujante Nocturno (Francisco Garcés), Dibujante Nocturno (Francisco Garcés), Fine, issued without dustjacket, Worcester, 3dtotal Publishing, 2020, 1st, 9781909414938, 12.25 inches, 9.75 inches, 152 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This is the second art collection by the Spanish artist/illustrator Dibujante Nocturno (Francisco Garcés) after his Ominiky Ediciones monograph....

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Very Fine, New York, 2017, 1st, 10.25 inches, 6.625 inches, 28 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

Friends and comrades of Steve Dillon came together on the anniversary of Steve's parting to create this Charity Sketchbook in his honor. This 32-page book...

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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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Limited to 1000 copies, Fine, Emeryville, Totoro Forest Project/OOP, 2008, 1st, 9780982013106, 10 inches, 8 inches, 224 pages, color, softcover, French wraps, English

This is the long out-of-print catalogue for an auction for the benefit of the non-profit organization, "Totoro No Furusato National Fund". Oscar winning...

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Lorelay Bove, Helen Chen, Claire Keane, Lisa Keene, Brittney Lee, Victoria Ying, Lorelay Bove, Helen Chen, Claire Keane, Lisa Keene, Brittney Lee, Victoria Ying, A Kickstarter copy with a bookplate signed by the six artists, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Design Studio Press, Culver City, 2014, 1st, 10.25 inches, 8.25 inches, 136 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A Kickstarter First Printing of the book with a bookplate signed by the six artists. An anthology of artwork by artists Lorelay Bove (The Princess and...

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Bruce Timm, Timm, Bruce, Tiny bend to the tip of the corner of the cover, otherwise Very Fine - new and unread, no thumbdents, spine unbroken, clean, tight, bright), Santa Cruz, Flesk, 2011, 1st, 9781933865317, 12 inches, 9 inches, 304 pages, over 325 illustrations, mostly in color, softcover, wraps, English

Out of print. A very sharp copy of this massive collection of Timm's nudes and good girl art. It would be hard to find another copy as nice as this one....

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Adam Hughes, Hughes, Adam, Very Fine in Fine 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. Reproducing most of Adam's covers from his 20 years (at the time of publication) with DC...

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Swallow #3
  $100.00
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Ashley Wood, David Choe, Louie Del Carmen, Ronnie Del Carmen, Glyn Dillon, Duncan Fegredo, Jeremy Geddes, Uwe Heidschoetter, Rian Hughes, James Jean, Jock, Ilana Kohn, Ted McKeever, Sean Phillips, Andrew Robinson, Robh Ruppel, Greg Staples, Frank Stockton, Wood, David Choe, Louie Del Carmen, Ronnie Del Carmen, Glyn Dillon, Duncan Fegredo, Jeremy Geddes, Uwe Heidschoetter, Rian Hughes, James Jean, Jock, Ilana Kohn, Ted McKeever, Sean Phillips, Andrew Robinson, Robh Ruppel, Greg Staples, Frank Stockton, Barro, Ashley, Fine (very flat, tight, clean), San Diego, IDW, 2007, 1st, 978160010072, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 300 pages, color, softcover, French wraps, English

"It's about pictures." Presenting the third edition of a deluxe magazine devoted to modern illustration and the artists that produce it. Featuring the...

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Very Fine, Karl Kopinski, Kopinski, Karl, Karl Kopinski, 2017, 12 inches, 8.5 inches, 144 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

IN STOCK NOW ! Karl Kopinski's third self-published sketchbook. A big 144 pages of sketches in pencil or ink with occasional color. (Sketchbooks...

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Very Fine, Karl Kopinski, Kopinski, Karl, Karl Kopinski, 2017, 12 inches, 8.5 inches, 144 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

IN STOCK NOW ! Karl Kopinski's fourth self-published sketchbook. A big 144 pages of sketches. A lot of variety, more ink, and some color!...

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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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Joanna Ebenstein, Ebenstein, Joanna, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Laurence King, London, 2020, 9781786275714, 10.75 inches, 8.75 inches, 272 pages, over 250 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: "There's a fine line between the horrible and the sublime, and Joanna Ebenstein's Anatomica: The Exquisite and Unsettling Art of...

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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Viktor Kalvachev, Kalvachev, Viktor, 2018, 2nd 2020, 12 inches, 8.5 inches, 216 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Each copy purchased from Stuart Ng Books comes with an original head sketch on big A4 paper (8.25 x 11.75 inches)! That's right, a real original...

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James Jean, Jean, James, One of 1500 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Lotte Museum of Art, Seoul, 2020, 1st, 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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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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Bruce Timm, Timm, Bruce, an Artist's Proof signed by the artist and marked "AP", Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in Very Fine slipcase in publisher's shrinkwrap, Santa Cruz, Flesk, 2011, 1st, 9781933865317, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 304 pages, over 325 illustrations, mostly in color, Hardcover, boards, English

A rare Artist's Proof of the Signed & Numbered Slipcased Hardcover Edition of this massive collection of Timm's nudes and good girl art--the only...

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Very Fine, Karl Kopinski, Kopinski, Karl, Karl Kopinski, 2017, 12 inches, 8.5 inches, 144 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

IN STOCK NOW ! Karl Kopinski's fifth self-published sketchbook. A big 144 pages of sketches. A lot of variety, more ink, and some color!...

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Tree of Life
  $35.00
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Tim Biskup, Biskup, Tim, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2019, 9781452182087, 12.5 inches, 9.25 inches, 240 pages, over 450 color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

From the publisher: A career-spanning look at Southern California artist Tim Biskup's prolific aesthetic range that features bright and striking...

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Seymour Chwast, Chwast, Seymour, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, New York, Princeton Architectural Press, 2020, 1st, 9781616899332, 8.2 inches, 5.1 inches, 144 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Seymour Chwast (1931-) is an American graphic designer known for his diverse body of work and lasting influence on visual culture. He...

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Laurent Durieux, Durieux, Laurent, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, New York, Cernunnos, 2020, 1st, 9782374951492, 11.75 inches, 9 inches, 254 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Laurent Durieux is a famous Belgian illustrator who is well known by pop culture fans and collectors for his cult movie poster...

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Things from the Flood
  $40.00
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Simon Stalenhag, Stalenhag, Simon, Fine without dust jacket, as issued, New York, Skybound Books, 2020, 10 inches, 11.25 inches, 128 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: The Loop is closed. Life is returning to normal when the pastoral countryside is suddenly flooded by dark water from the huge...

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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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Dave Cooper, Cooper, Dave, Limited to 500 copies, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, New York, Cernunnos, 2019, 1st, 9782374951522, 11.7 inches, 9 inches, 384 pages, 450 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The Collector's Edition is limited to 500 copies with "a super-deluxe 4-sheet transparency cross-section of an Encyclopedia Nonsensica contraption" and an...

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