Contemporary Illustrators

Nobrow Press

 
Syd Mead, Mead, Syd, Near Fine (light rubbing to the corners otherwise very flat, tight, clean), Oblagon, Pasadena, CA, 2001, 1st, 11.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 176 pages, color and black & white illustrations on every page, softcover, wraps, English

Published in 2001 and long out of print. Industrial design, entertainment design, motion pictures, television, computer game design, fantasy illustrations.

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Robert E. Howard, John Watkiss, Howard, Robert E., Watkiss, John, Very Fine, Ballantine, New York, 2011, 1st, 9.25 inches, 6.25 inches, xxiv, 552 pages, 1 color and 7 full-page and over 30 smaller black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Eighteen short stories and poems illustrated by John Watkiss. One of the later collections in the Complete REH series, this volume sadly did not get the...

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Sword Woman and Other Historical Adventures
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Robert E. Howard, John Watkiss, Howard, Robert E., Watkiss, John, Near Fine (light bump to the corner otherwise new and unread, very flat, tight, clean), Ballantine, New York, 2011, 1st, 9.25 inches, 6.25 inches, xxiv, 552 pages, 1 color and 7 full-page and over 30 smaller black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Eighteen short stories and poems illustrated by John Watkiss. One of the later collections in the Complete REH series, this volume sadly did not get the...

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Tim Biskup, Al Columbia, Dave Cooper, Camilla d'Errico, Uwe Heidschoetter, Jim Mahfood, Barnaby Ward, John Watkiss, Sam Weber, Ashley Wood, William Wray, Wood, Tim Biskup, Al Columbia, Dave Cooper, Uwe Heidschoetter, John Watkiss, William Wray, et al, Ashley, Very Fine, San Diego, IDW, 2008, 1st, 978-1600104114, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 220 pages, color, softcover, French wraps, English

Variant cover by Sergio Toppi. "It's about pictures." Edited and designed by Ashley Wood, this fifth showcase of contemporary illustrators and painters...

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Swallow #5
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Ashley Wood, et al, Wood, et al, Ashley, Fine, San Diego, IDW, 2008, 1st, 978-1600104114, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 220 pages, color, softcover, French wraps, English

"It's about pictures." This fifth volume features portfolios of (mostly) new works by editor Ashley Wood, Tim Biskup, Al Columbia, Dave Cooper, Camilla...

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Swallow #4 (near Fine)
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Ashley Wood, Brom, Toby Cypress, Jeremy Geddes, Shane Glines, Andrew Helm, James Jean, Teddy Kristiansen, Jim Mahfood, Paul Pope, Bill Presing, Kent Williams, Vania Zouravliov, Wood, Brom, Toby Cypress, Jeremy Geddes, Shane Glines, Andrew Helm, James Jean, Teddy Kristiansen, Jim Mahfood, Paul Pope, Bill Presing, Kent Williams, Vania Zouravliov, Ashley, Near Fine (light wear, very flat, tight, clean), IDW, San Diego, 2008, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 216 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

A great collection of full color images: paintings, digital, drawings, and sketches; and sometimes short interviews with the artists. Edited and designed by...

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Very Fine in publisher's shrink wrap, IDW, San Diego, CA, 2007, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 216 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

"It’s about pictures." Full-color images: paintings, digital, drawings, and sketches; and sometimes short interviews with the artists. Edited and...

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Swallow #3
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Near Fine (light shelfwear), 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, San Diego, IDW, 2007, 1st, 9781600100727, 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....

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Swallow #3
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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, Very Good+ (moderate wear and scuffing to covers, binding and interior are Fine), San Diego, IDW, 2007, 1st, 978160010072, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 300 pages, color, softcover, French wraps, English

This huge out-of-print third volume features portfolios of (mostly) new works by: Ashley Wood Barron Storey (18 pages) Ilana Kohn (14 pages)...

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Swallow #3
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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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Swallow #2
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Ashley Wood, et al, Wood, et al, Ashley, Fine, San Diego, IDW, 2005, 1st, 9781933239460, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 200 pages, color, softcover, French wraps, English

"It's about pictures." This second volume features portfolios of new works by Jason Alexander (8 images), Glenn Barr (18 images), Bengal (28 images), Jo...

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Swallow #2
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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Near Fine (light shelfwear, tight, flat, clean), IDW, San Diego, 2006, 2nd, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 200 pages, color, softcover, French wraps, English

"It's about pictures." This second volume features portfolios of new works by Jason Alexander (eight images), Glenn Barr (18 images), Bengal (28 images), Jo...

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Swallow #1: It's about Pictures
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Ashley, Wood, Phil Hale, Celia Calle, Jeremy Geddes, Mike Huddleston, George Pratt, Kelsey Shannon, Te4am Kitten, Andrea Wickland, Kent Williams, Ashley, Wood, Phil Hale, Celia Calle, Jeremy Geddes, Mike Huddleston, George Pratt, Kelsey Shannon, Te4am Kitten, Andrea Wickland, Kent Williams, Very Fine, IDW, San Diego, 2005, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 120 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

Long out-of-print. This first volume featured portfolios of new works by George Pratt, Andrea Wickland, Ashley Wood, Phil Hale, Celia Calle, Jeremy Geddes,...

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Swallow #1: It's about Pictures
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Ashley Wood, Celia Calle, Jeremy Geddes, Phil Hale, Kent Williams,, Wood, Celia Calle, Jeremy Geddes, Phil Hale, Kent Williams,, Ashley, Near Fine (light shelfwear), San Diego, IDW, 2005, 1st, 978160010072, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 120 pages, color, softcover, French wraps, English

Long out-of-print. This first volume featured portfolios of new works by George Pratt, Andrea Wickland, Ashley Wood, Phil Hale, Celia Calle, Jeremy Geddes,...

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Sundar Bans
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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Naveen Selvanathan, Selvanathan, Naveen, 2016, 1st, 6 inches, 9 inches, 32 pages, 33 color illustrations, Softcover, boards

Naveen is a visual development artist with over 4 years experience in games and feature animation. He is currently based in Los Angeles working at Sony...

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Sumographie
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David Prudhomme, Prudhomme, David, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Toulon, Soleil, 2019, 1st, 9782302079014, 11.2 inches, 11.2 inches, 206 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

From the publisher: Regarded as demigods in Japan, sumo wrestlers are also a source of fascination well beyond Japanese borders. But the world inhabited...

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Limited to 1000 numbered copies, Very Fine, 2012, 1st, Softcover, color wraps, English

Highlights include a 19-page interview with Craig Thompson illustrated with notebook drawings, thumbnails, and pencil pages; and a 2-page interview with...

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Stones - Signed
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Sebastian Kruger, Inscribed and dated '97 by the artist on the first page, Fine, Kruger, Sebastian, Edition C, 1994, 1st, 1883398274, pictorial boards

A true first of Kruger's first book. And signed, to boot! "A wild feast for any fan of rock and roll and contemporary art, Stone s by Kruger captures...

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Stones
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Sebastian Kruger, Kruger, Sebastian, Very Good (the cover has separated from the sewn textblock, the textblock itself is in excellent condition, the cover has only mild wear to its edges, is flat and without thumb dents), Beverly Hills, Morpheus International, 1996, 1st American, 1883398274, 14 inches, 10.5 inches, 94 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Kruger's first book is this full color collection of portraits-caricatures of the Rolling Stones. Kruger's work most resembles Erich Sokol with a healthy...

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Near Fine, Steven Skollar, Skollar, Steven, Arcadia Fine Arts, 2007, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 16 pages, 15 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Still life oil paintings of toys and robots.

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Steve Rude: Artist in Motion
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Steve Rude, Rude, Steve, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Flesk, San Jose, 2007, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 208 pages, over 300 color illustrations, hardcover, boards, English

Out of print. From the publisher: The book explores Rude's versatility in several subjects and mediums. Chapters cover his comics and illustration...

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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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Scott Robertson, Robertson, Scott, Limited to 1000 hardcover copies. This copy has been inscribed by Scott Robertson with a drawing of a spaceship., Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (mild wear to top edge of dustjacket,, Culver City, Design Studio Press, 2006, 1st, 9781933492629, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 144 pages, over 700 color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

The Hardcover Edition limited to 1000 copies. This copy has been inscribed by Scott Robertson with a drawing of a race car. From the Publisher: from...

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Stars by Kruger
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Sebastian Kruger, Kruger, Sebastian, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (mild rubbing and edgewear to the dustjacket), Beverly Hills, Morpheus International, 1997, 1st, 1883398274, 14.25 inches, 10.5 inches, 96 pages, color, hardcover, cloth, English

Kruger's second collection of celebrity portraits-caricatures. From 1997. Nearly 80 paintings of stars from the worlds of cinema, music, art, literature and...

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Sebastian Kruger, Signed and dated '97 by the artist with a simple drawing on the front free end paper. Signed again with an inscription on the first page, Very Fine/Very Fine, Kruger, Sebastian, Morpheus International, 1997, 1st, 1883398274, cloth

Signed and dated '97 by the artist with a simple drawing on the front free end paper. Signed again with an inscription on the first page. A full color...

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Stars (Morpheus Int'l Edition)
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Very Fine/Fine (some shelfwear to the dustjacket otherwise Very Fine), Sebastian Kruger, Kruger, Sebastian, Morpheus International, 1997, 1st, Hardcover, cloth, English

A full color collection of Kruger's celebrity portraits-caricatures. Kruger's work most resembles Erich Sokol with a healthy helping of Spitting Image.

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Stars (Edition Crocodile)
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Near Fine, Sebastian Kruger, Kruger, Sebastian, Edition Crocodile, 1997, 1st, 14.25 inches, 10.5 inches, 96 pages, color, Hardcover, Pictorial boards, German

A full color collection of Kruger's celebrity portrait-caricatures: nearly 80 paintings of stars from the worlds of cinema, music, art, literature and...

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Squink: Dessins de Dave McKean
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Dave McKean, McKean, Dave, Limited to 3000 copies, Very Fine, Allen Spiegel Fine Arts, Pacific Grove, 2008, 1st, 9.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 200 pages, black & white, Softcover, French wraps, English

"A collection of random drawings."

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Spectrum Fantastic Art Live!
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Very Fine/Very Fine, Flesk Publications, 2012, 1st, 9781933865454, Hardcover, pictorial boards with dust jacket, English

From the publisher. "This Spectrum Fantastic Art Live! commemorative hardcover art book explores the work of the five special guests at this year's event....

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Cathy Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Cathy, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Underwood Books, Nevada City, CA, 2002, 1st, 12 inches, 9 inches, 176 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

The ninth installment in the best-selling Spectrum series once again sets the standards for the field of fantastic art. This compendium honors the...

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Spectrum 9: The Best in Contemporary Fantastic Art
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Cathy Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Cathy, Near Fine (light cover wear, no thumbdents, very flat, tight, clean), Underwood Books, Nevada City, CA, 2002, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 176 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: The ninth installment in the best-selling Spectrum series once again sets the standards for the field of fantastic art. This...

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Cathy Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Cathy, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Underwood Books, Grass Valley, CA, 2001, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 176 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Spectrum 8, the latest addition to the best-selling series, is a showcase for the best and brightest creators of contemporary fantasy and science fiction...

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Cathy Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Cathy, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Grass Valley, CA, Underwood Books, 2000, 1st, 1887424555, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 200 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

"This seventh annual collection of the best in contemporary fantasy, science fiction, and horror art is a treasure trove of imaginative work by many of the...

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Cathy Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Cathy, Fine, Grass Valley, CA, Underwood Books, 2000, 1st, 1887424555, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 200 pages, over 300 color illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

This seventh annual collection of the best in contemporary fantasy, science fiction, and horror art is a treasure trove of imaginative work by many of the...

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Cathy Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Cathy, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Grass Valley, Underwood Books, 1999, 1st, 9781887424462, 1887424466, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 176 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The sixth annual collection of the best in contemporary fantasy, science fiction, and horror art is a celebration of ideas, a wonderfully colorful...

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Cathy Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Cathy, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (lower corners of boards and dustjacket bumped), Grass Valley, Underwood Books, 1999, 1st, 9781887424462, 1887424466, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 176 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The sixth annual collection of the best in contemporary fantasy, science fiction, and horror art is a celebration of ideas, a wonderfully colorful...

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Cathy Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Cathy, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, Grass Valley, CA, Underwood Books, 1998, 1st, 188742444x, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, xiii, 168 pages, over 250 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The fifth annual collection was larger than any of the previous collections. 350 illustrations. 191 artists. It also had 22 pages devoted entirely to comic...

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Cathy Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Cathy, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Underwood Books, Grass Valley, CA, 1997, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, xvi, 144 pages, over 250 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

As the clock ticks down on the 20th century people with a sense of wonder speculate on what the future may bring. If the artistic visions presented in...

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Cathy Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Cathy, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Underwood Books, Grass Valley, CA, 1996, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 144 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Every year artists around the globe create thousands of fantasy-themed works for book jackets and advertising, for comics and greeting cards, for posters...

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Cathy Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Cathy, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Underwood Books, Grass Valley, CA, 1995, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 142 pages, Almost 250 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The second Spectrum Annual brings you the best artwork by the most electrifying creators of fantasy, science fiction, horror and the surreal gathered in one...

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Cathy & Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Cathy & Arnie, Very Good+ in Near Fine dustjacket (corners bumped, interior Fine), Underwood Books, Fairfax, CA, 2012, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 304 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The 2012 edition of the annual showcase for fantastic art. The Grand Master for this collection was James Gurney. Challenging, controversial,...

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Cathy & Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Cathy & Arnie, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (spine ends and corners lightly bumped), Underwood Books, Fairfax, CA, 2012, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 304 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The 2012 edition of the annual showcase for fantastic art. The Grand Master for this collection was James Gurney. Challenging, controversial,...

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Cathy & Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Cathy & Arnie, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (spine ends and lower corners lightly bumped), Underwood Books, Fairfax, CA, 2011, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 304 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards with dust jacket, English

Challenging, controversial, educational, and irreverent, the award-winning Spectrum series reinforces both the importance and prevalence of fantastic art in...

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Cathy Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Cathy, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Grass Valley, CA, Underwood Books, 2010, 1st, 188742444x, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 264 pages, over 300 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Challenging, controversial, educational, and irreverent, the 15th anniversary addition to the award-winning Spectrum series reinforces both the importance...

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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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Cathy Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Cathy, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear to spine and upper corners of dustjacket), Underwood Books, Nevada City, CA, 2005, 1st, 12 inches, 9 inches, 208 pages, 350 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

"The increasing popularity of fantasy and science fiction themes in art is celebrated in the annual Spectrum series. The premier venue for such art, each...

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Cathy Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Cathy, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (bump on upper corner of book and dustjacket, slight yellowing to page edges), Nevada City, Underwood Books, 2004, 1st, 9781887424820, 1887424822, 12 inches, 9 inches, 208 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Rocketing into its second decade of presenting the very finest in fantastic-themed illustration, sculpture, and fine art, Spectrum 11 showcases an...

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Cathy Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Cathy, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Nevada City, Underwood Books, 2004, 1st, 9781887424820, 1887424822, 12 inches, 9 inches, 208 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Rocketing into its second decade of presenting the very finest in fantastic-themed illustration, sculpture, and fine art, Spectrum 11 showcases an...

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