Contemporary Illustrators

Nobrow Press

 
Visions of Whence
  $45.00
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Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (light rubbing to covers otherwise Very Fine), Cory Godbey, Godbey, Cory, 2018, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 300 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the artist: Visions of Whence is an anthology comprised of my first five themed sketchbooks: The Hidden People, Menagerie, Lyrebird, Studies from...

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Marty Baumann, Baumann, Marty, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, IDW Publishing, San Diego, 2017, 1st, 10.8 inches, 7.25 inches, 164 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Recapture an innocent era of boundless commercial creativity in a beautifully illustrated tome featuring some of the greatest toys...

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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, T. P. Louise, Ashley Wood, Louise, T. P., Wood, Ashley, War Rat Books, 2017, 1st, 9.2 inches, 6.2 inches, 118 pages, 12 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The beautiful 10th Anniversary Edition of Isobelle Pascha World Safari. Isobelle Pascha's first adventure. Join Isobelle Pascha as she takes you on...

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Joseph Michael Linsner, Linsner, Joseph Michael, Very Fine, Berkeley, Image, 2011, 1st, 978607063360, 12 inches, 9 inches, 112 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

A great collection of over 100 full-page color illustrations & drawings by the comic book artist and creator of Dawn. Dozens of previously unpublished...


Fairytale Fantasies Calendar 2010
  $100.00
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J. Scott Campbell, Campbell, J. Scott, Near Fine (mild rubbing to one corner next to the wire binding, light bend to one lower corner, very flat, tight, clean), IDW Publishing, San Diego, 2009, 1st, 20 inches, 10 inches, 13 pages, color, Softcover, wirebound, English

J. Scott Campbell's very first Fairytale Fantasies calendar. Featuring twelve "lovely renditions of fairy tale characters, each re-imagined and drawn in his...

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J. Scott Campbell, Campbell, J. Scott, Signed by the artist, Near Fine (light rubbing to the corners next to the wire binding, very light wear to lower corners, very flat, tight, clean), IDW Publishing, San Diego, 2010, 1st, 20 inches, 10 inches, 13 pages, color, Softcover, wirebound, English

J. Scott Campbell's second Fairytale Fantasies calendar. Featuring twelve "lovely renditions of fairy tale characters, each re-imagined and drawn in his...


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J. Scott Campbell, Campbell, J. Scott, Signed by the artist, Fine (very flat, tight, clean), IDW Publishing, San Diego, 2011, 1st, 20 inches, 10 inches, 13 pages, color, Softcover, wirebound, English

J. Scott Campbell's second Fairytale Fantasies calendar. Featuring twelve "lovely renditions of fairy tale characters, each re-imagined and drawn in his...


J. Scott Campbell, Campbell, J. Scott, Signed by the artist, Very Good+ (two inch cloed tear to the bottom of the last sheet (December), light nick and light bend to the bottom edge of the sheets, otherwise only light wear to edges and corners, very flat, tight, clean), IDW Publishing, San Diego, 2011, 1st, 20 inches, 10 inches, 13 pages, color, Softcover, wirebound, English

J. Scott Campbell's second Fairytale Fantasies calendar. Featuring twelve "lovely renditions of fairy tale characters, each re-imagined and drawn in his...

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Brian Froud's World of Faerie
  $175.00
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Brian Froud, Froud, Brian, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, San Rafael, Insight, 2007, 1st, 9781933784137, 13 inches, 9.5 inches, 168 pages, over 300 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

There are also three little booklets within the book and in an envelope is a poster of a poem by Neil Gaiman . Out of print. From the publisher:...

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Complete World War Robot
  $75.00
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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Fine, issued without dustjacket, San Diego, IDW, 2009, 1st, 9781600106491, 12.25 inches, 12.25 inches, 104 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Complete World War Robot in one oversize (one foot long by one foot wide!) hardcover volume. Epic paintings of soldiers and robots. Out of print....

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Ragnar, Ragnar, Signed by the artist, Near Fine (light bump along the spine, light shelfwear), Los Angeles, Baby Tattoo Books, 2013, 1st, 9781614040057, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color, Softcover, French wraps, English

The fourth art book from designer/illustrator Ragnar. From the publisher: Fourth in a series of popular, affordable art collections by modern master...

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#13 of 150 deluxe editions signed by the artist on an extra color plate, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Bill Presing, Presing, Bill, 2008, 1st, 7.25 inches, 6 inches, 192 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial cloth, English

This long out-of-print deluxe edition includes a signed & numbered color bookplate with an extra illustration of a sexy blonde! A second collection...

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Adam Hughes, Hughes, Adam, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, DC Comics, 2010, 6th, 9781401227821, 12 inches, 9 inches, 208 pages, color illustrations throughout, hardcover, boards, English

A sharp flawless copy of Adam's only cover art collection. Reproduces most of Adam's DC Comics covers from 1990 to 2010 along with tons of sketches and...

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Bartolome Segui, Segui, Bartolome, Fine, Casal Solleric, Palma, 2016, 1st, 8.7 inches, 8.5 inches, 240 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, French wraps

An impressive catalogue for the artist's comprehensive museum exhibition in Palma, Spain in 2016. The text is in English, Spanish, and Catalan. Never...

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Junko Mizuno's Hell Ladies
  $30.00
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Junko Mizuno, Mizuno, Junko, Very Fine, London, Titan, 2019, 1st, 9781787730908, 8.7 inches, 7.5 inches, 112 pages, color, Softcover, stiff oversize vinyl wraps, English

From the publisher: A collection of Junko Mizuno's early works at the start of her professional career. Her powerful female characters with a...

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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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Kent Wiliams: How Human of You
  $25.00
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Kent Williams, Williams, Kent, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, 101/Exhibit, Los Angeles, 2014, 1st, 10 inches, 12 inches, 36 pages, 22 color plates, Hardcover, cloth spine, boards, English

From the artist: This 36-page, 10" x 12" catalog from Kent Williams' 2014 exhibition at 101/Exhibit, features a foil-debossed and laminated cover on chip...

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Laurent Durieux, Durieux, Laurent, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Huginn & Muninn, 2021, 1st, 9782364808140, 11.4 inches, 8.7 inches, 278 pages, color illustrations throughout, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

This "augmented edition" has 24 new pages added.

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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...


Michael Kaluta, Kaluta, Michael, Near Fine (light cover wear, very flat, tight, clean), Lebanon, NJ, Vanguard, 2000, 1st, 9781887591141, 10.5 inches, 7 inches, 112 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the cover: Echoes: The Drawings of Michael Wm. Kaluta spans the career of one of the most adventurous fantasy artists of our time. From Robert E....

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Signed by all five artists, Hale has added a small head sketch, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Flesk Publicatons, Santa Cruz, 2012, 1st, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 64 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards with dust jacket, English

Signed by all five artists, each on the first page of their section. In addition, Hale has added a small head sketch.  Out of print. From the...

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Device: Art, Commercial
  $30.00
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Rian Hughes, Hughes, Rian, Very Good+, issued without dustjacket (moderate cover wear, corners sharp, CD-ROM in sleeve), Die Gestalten Verlag, Berlin, 2002, 1st, 9.7 inches, 6.75 inches, 288 pages, over 1000 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A thick compilation/sourcebook of the graphic design and illustrations of this innovative British designer (plus a CD-ROM). Starting out with 2000AD and...

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Michael Stradford, Stradford, Michael, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, St. Clair Publications, Studio City, CA, 2020, 9781639013098, 10 inches, 7.25 inches, 202 pages, 27 color illustrations and nearly 170 black & white photographs, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A collection of the surviving reference photos of Holland's sessions with James Bama, Bob Larkin and Joe DeVito, including 21 Doc Savage cover paintings by...

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Daisukerichard, Daisukerichard, Very Fine, Pie International, Tokyo, 2021, 9784756254733, 9.4 inches, 6.5 inches, 160 pages, over 140 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, Japanese

From the publisher: In the dead of night comes a long-awaited new book. DaisukeRichard's first comic art collection book KIKANETSU went viral not just...

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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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Dirty Beauty - Signed
  $50.00
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William Wray, Wray, William, Print run of 1000 copies. Signed by the artist., Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Brandstudio, New York, 2007, 1st, 12.5 inches, 8.75 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From 2007, this out of print Brandstudio hardcover was the first published collection of William Wray's fine art paintings. His paintings of urban Los...

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Mars Maidens - Signed
  $125.00
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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Bayside, Brandstudio, 2008, 1st, 9781934623961, 12.5 inches, 8.75 inches, 48 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Signed by the artist. Limited to 1000 copies. Long out of print. A selection of Frank's space and otherworld art with a broad enough theme to...

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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Berkeley, Image, 2006, 1st, 9781582405957, 12.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 112 pages, black & white, hardcover, cloth, English

A glossy hardcover collection of Frank's illustrations, covers, pin-ups, drawings and sketches. Long out of print. Selected from Frank's two limited...


Alex Gross, Gross, Alex, Limited to 1000 copies with an illustrated bookplate signed & numbered by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Berkeley, Gingko Press, 2019, 1st, 9783943330427, 8 inches, 10.25 inches, 216 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This is the Signed & Numbered Limited Edition of Transformations: The Cabinet Card Paintings of Alex Gross 2012 - 2019 with a color illustrated...

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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (four small indentations to the edges of the boards, 3A Publishing, Kowloon, 2012, 2nd, 12.25 inches, 12.25 inches, 100 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

After the first printing sold out in record time, Ashley put out this second printing with a new front and back cover. Ashley's self-published collection...

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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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Batman: Odyssey
  $45.00
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Neal Adams, Adams, Neal, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, Burbank, DC Comics, 2012, 1st, 9781401236830, 10.5 inches, 7 inches, 368 pages, color, Hardcover, boards, English

Batman: Odyssey, a singular and epic Batman tale, collects Batman: Odyssey #1-6 (Vol. 1) and #1-7 (Vol. 2). Out of print except in a $100 omnibus. From...

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Peter Frank, Gottfried Helnwein, Frank, Peter, Helnwein, Gottfried, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (upper corners have small bumps, light rubbing to covers, interior Fine), New York, Friedman Benda, 2010, 1st, 9780982911204, 13.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 80 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Approximately 60 paintings and an interview with the artist. From the publisher: I Was a Child is the first full-scale exhibition of Helnwein's work...

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James Christensen, Christensen, James, Fine, The Greenwich Workshop Press, Shelton, CT, 2001, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, 38 full-page color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

A sharp copy of James Christensen's volume in The Greenwich Workshop's New Century Artists Series. 38 paintings with commentary by the artist. From...

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Shawn Barber, Barber, Shawn, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (light rubbing to covers, otherwise Fine), San Francisco, 9mm Books, 2008, 1st, 978-0-9766325-5-9, 12 inches, 10 inches, 256 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Barber was a successful illustrator and oil painter before adding tattoo artist to his repertoire in 2002. Since then, he's been creating oil paintings of...

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Tara McPherson, McPherson, Tara, Slight rubbing to the cover, otherwise Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Dark Horse Comics, Milwaukie, OR, 2009, 9781595822222, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 112 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, padded pictorial boards, English

Out of print. From the publisher: Loss, love, and loneliness. Altered forms and transfigured ideas. Power and vulnerability. Parallel universes of...

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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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Frank Cho: Pencil and Ink
  $25.00
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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Very Fine, Santa Cruz, CA, Flesk Publications, 2021, 1st, 9781640410497, 11.9 inches, 8.9 inches, 128 pages, color, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: Pencil and Ink is a new collection of Frank Cho's personal works that focuses primarily on his exceptional pencil and ink drawings....

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Gutsie Gator 1.5 - Signed
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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Signed by the artist, Fine, Bambaland, Warwick, Australia, 2005, 1st, 8 inches, 8 inches, 24 pages, color, softcover, French wraps, English

An early self-published full color art book by Wood. Excellent production values. A mixture of drawings, digital/paintings, and undigitized paintings....

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Gutsie Gator 1 - Signed
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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Signed by the artist, Fine, Bambaland, Warwick, Australia, 2005, 1st, 8 inches, 8 inches, 48 pages, color, softcover, French wraps, English

An early self-published full color art book by Wood. Excellent production values. A mixture of drawings, digital/paintings, and undigitized paintings. Some...

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Bravo for Adventure
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Alex Toth, Toth, Alex, Very Fine, IDW Publishing, San Diego, 2019, 9781684054701, 10.9 inches, 8.4 inches, 96 pages, color, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: Alex Toth's magnum opus contains all three of The Genius's stories starring Jesse Bravo, knock-about pilot and reluctant...

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Character Design Quarterly 17
  $16.00
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Very Fine, Worcestershire, 3dtotal Publishing, 2021, 1st, 9781912843299, 10.6 inches, 8.2 inches, 104 pages, color, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: Inside this action-packed issue, we bring you a step-by-step tutorial from the talented Shannon Hallstein, who creates a cast of Las...

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Chunky Bits
  $150.00
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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 Two
  $150.00
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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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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Near Fine (very light wear to the lower corners, light rubbing to the back cover, very flat, tight, clean), 3A Publishing, Kowloon, 2012, 1st, 12 inches, 12 inches, 48 pages, 27 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

The catalog to the exhibition to Ashley Wood's first-ever fine-art gallery show at the Jonathan Levine gallery in NYC! This was published by Ashley's own 3A...

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F*** It, Number One
  $150.00
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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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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Very Fine, IDW, San Diego, 2008, 1st, 12 inches, 12 inches, 48 pages, color illustrations, softcover, French wraps, English

Epic paintings of soldiers and robots. From the publisher: Award-winning designer/artist Ashley Wood (Popbot, Zombies vs. Robots) continues the World...

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T. P. Louise, Ashley Wood, Louise, T. P., Wood, Ashley, Very Fine, San Diego, IDW Publishing, 2009, 1st, 9781600105067, 12 inches, 12 inches, 48 pages, 37 color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

37 World War Robot paintings by Ashley Wood. High definition reproduction in a large 12x12 format. Award-winning designer/artist Ashley Wood (Popbot,...

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