Contemporary Illustrators

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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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Iain McCaig, McCaig, Iain, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, San Rafael, Insight, 2008, 1st, 978-1-933784-70-0, 13 inches, 9.5 inches, 240 pages, over 500 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Back in print after a decade, this is a pristine first printing of the original edition. From the publisher: McCaig is best known for his work as a...

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Iain McCaig, McCaig, Iain, One of a limited number of copies with an extra-illustrated bookplate signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, San Rafael, Insight, 2021, 1st, 9781647224929, 13 inches, 9.5 inches, 256 pages, over 500 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The only book on renowned artist Iain McCaig, first published in 2008, is back in print expanded with sixteen pages of new content from this expert...


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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Humberto Ramos, Ramos, Humberto, Very Fine, New York, Marvel, 2019, 1st, 9781302917579, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 112 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: Gaze in wonder on the art of modern masters - in the Marvel Monographs! Mexican artist Humberto Ramos is one of the most immediately...


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 crease to the corner and first few pages, light tear on spine 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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Zodiac Girls Portfolio
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John Watkiss, Very Fine in Very Fine wraparound band, Watkiss, John, 2008, 1st, 6 inches, 4.25 inches, 12 color illustrations

Twelve watercolor drawings of twelve fashionable young women, each depicting one of the astrological signs. Nicely printed, postcard size, on watercolor...

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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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Time 01
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Sterling Hundley, Hundley, Sterling, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Richmond, VA, Legendeer Press/AdHouse Books, 2020, 1st, 9781935233565, 8.5 inches, 5.25 inches, 160 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A collection of incredible pencil drawings by Sterling Clinton Hundley. From the publisher: Time O1 collects the time-based journals of acclaimed...

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Blueberry Girl
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Neil Gaiman, Charles Vess, Gaiman, Neil, Vess, Charles, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, HarperCollins, New York, 2009, 2nd, 10.25 inches, 10.25 inches, 32 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Nationally bestselling author Neil Gaiman (Sandman, Stardust) and Eisner Award winner Charles Vess (Stardust, A Circle of Cats, Seven...

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Antonis Antoniou, Steven Heller, Antoniou, Steven Heller, Antonis, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Abrams, 2021, 1st, 9781419747601, 11.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 240 pages, over 250 color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

As illustrators, one conveys information visually. This is a feast of visual interpretations--or visualizations--of information. Entertaining, inspirational...

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Aron Wiesenfeld, Wiesenfeld, Aron, Signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in Very Fine slipcase, Clover Press, San Diego, 2021, 1st, 10.25 inches, 10.25 inches, 120 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This Kickstarter edition has a bound-in signed plate and includes a Kickstarter exclusive dustjacket and slipcase. This copy also includes these Kickstarter...

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Hi-Fructose Collected Vol. 1
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Fine, issued without dustjacket, San Francisco, Last Gasp, 2009, 2nd, 9780867197136, 11 inches, 8.75 inches, 258 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. From the publisher: Hi-Fructose magazine showcases an eclectic mix of underground artists, pop surrealists, emerging and rediscovered...

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Amanda Erlanson, Andrew Hem, Erlanson, Amanda, Hem, Andrew, Edition of 1000 copies, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Claremont, CA, Zero Plus, 2012, 1st, 9781937222086, 12 inches, 9.5 inches, 120 pages, 125 color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Limited to only 1000 copies, this monograph is long sold out. From the publisher: Andrew Hem: Dreams Towards Reality is an exploration of the work...

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Rian Hughes, Hughes, Rian, Very Good+, issued without dustjacket (mild shelf wear, interior new and unread), Korero, London, 2018, 1st, 9 inches, 9 inches, 576 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

An incredible catalog of custom display fonts and logos. Out of print. From the publisher: For more than 20 years, Rian Hughes has been a versatile...

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Dave McKean, McKean, Dave, Signed by the artist, Fine, Milwaukie, Dark Horse Books, 2009, 1st thus, 9781595823281, 12 inches, 9 inches, 184 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

This is the 2009 Dark Horse paperback edition after the 2001 Allen Spiegel hardcover edition, out of print in all versions. This copy is signed by McKean...

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Beatrice Blue, Blue, Beatrice, One of a limited number of copies signed by the artist on a bound in signature page, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shipping box, Worcester, 3dtotal Publishing, 2020, 1st, 9780955153099, 9.2 inches, 7.5 inches, 152 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

This is the Kickstarter Exclusive Signed First Edition. One of a limited number of copies signed by the artist on a bound-in signature page. From the...

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Character Design Quarterly 16
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Very Fine, Worcestershire, 3dtotal Publishing, 2021, 1st, 9781912843060, 10.75 inches, 8.25 inches, 104 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the publisher: Character Design Quarterly (CDQ) is a lively, creative magazine bringing inspiration, expert insights, and leading techniques from...

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Marvel Portfolio: Artgerm
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Stanley "Artgerm" Lau, Lau, Stanley "Artgerm", Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, New York, Marvel, 2020, 1st, 9781302923549, 15 inches, 10.75 inches, 12 pages, 12 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Twelve 9 1/2 x 14 1/2 inch color prints, full bleed, on mat finish cardstock. Housed in a hardcover folder. A well designed pocket holds the prints and...

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Marvel Portfolio: Peach Momoko
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Peach Momoko, Momoko, Peach, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, New York, Marvel, 2021, 1st, 9781302928322, 15 inches, 10.75 inches, 12 pages, 12 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Twelve 9 1/2 x 14 1/2 inch color prints, full bleed, on mat finish cardstock. Housed in a hardcover folder. A well designed pocket holds the prints and...

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Mu Pan, Pan, Mu, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, Cernunnos, New York, 2020, 9781419750557, 11.5 inches, 9 inches, 272 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: The rst monograph showcasing the visceral, exciting, and chaotic paintings of Mu Pan Drawing inspiration from nature, Japanese...

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Drawers 1.0 - First Printing
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Claire Wendling, Wendling, Claire, Small 1/16-inch closed tear at the spine otherwise Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, 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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Anthony Quinn, Jack Vettriano, Quinn, Anthony, Vettriano, Jack, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear to the dustjacket), New York, Barnes & Nobles Books, 2005, 1st thus, 9781435118928, 11.75 inches, 9.4 inches, 160 pages, over 100 color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Jack Vettriano's first collection of paintings. Out of print. From the publisher: The painter Jack Vettriano emerged from unlikely beginnings as an...


Christian Lorenz Scheurer, Scheurer, Christian Lorenz, Inscribed by the artist with a drawing, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (bump to one corner, otherwise only light wear), Design Studio Press, Culver City, 2005, 1st, 6.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 128 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

Inscribed by the artist with an elaborate double-page drawing and a custom postage stamp. Christian Scheurer is a Swiss concept artist with credits on...

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Lu Ming, Ming, Lu, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Saint Louis, MO, Magnetic Press, 2021, 1st, 9781951719098, 12.0 inches, 9.0 inches, 120 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A career-spanning survey of beautiful, meticulously rendered paintings, sketches and drawings by the multi-talented, prolific artist, Lu Ming. From the...

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Tanaka, Tanaka, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Pie International, Tokyo, 2021, 9784756253941, 9.4 inches, 6.5 inches, 144 pages, 170 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, Japanese

Tanaka's passion for fashion is shown in every wonderfully detailed illustration, including pieces on innerwear garments to the right accompanying accessory...

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Travelers
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Aron Wiesenfeld, Wiesenfeld, Aron, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, San Diego, Clover Press, 2021, 1st, 9781951038281, 10.25 inches, 10.25 inches, 120 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Published simultaneously in softcover and hardcover, this is the hardcover edition . From the publisher: Acclaimed San Diego artist Aron Wiesenfeld...

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Aron Wiesenfeld, Wiesenfeld, Aron, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Clover Press, San Diego, 2021, 1st, 10.25 inches, 10.25 inches, 120 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This is a Kickstarter Exclusive edition. This hardcover is wrapped in a Kickstarter Exclusive Dustjacket which features Wiesenfeld's painting "The Line" as...

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Aron Wiesenfeld, Wiesenfeld, Aron, Signed by the author, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in Very Fine slipcase, Clover Press, San Diego, 2021, 1st, 10.25 inches, 10.25 inches, 120 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This Kickstarter edition has a bound-in signed plate and includes a Kickstarter exclusive dustjacket and slipcase. This hardcover is wrapped in a...

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Tony Harris: Art & Skulduggery
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Tony Harris, Harris, Tony, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, San Diego, IDW / Desperado, 2010, 1st, 978-1600107191, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 312 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Tony Harris' only full fledged art book. Out of print and hard to find in pristine condition! From the publisher: Desperado Publishing presents the...

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Ink is my Blood - Volume 4
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Apollonia Saintclair, Saintclair, Apollonia, Very Fine, Encre Sympathique, Zurich, Switzerland, 2020, 9783952480397, 11.25 inches, 9 inches, 148 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

From the publisher: Ink is my Blood is a series of artbooks showcasing most of Apollonia Saintclair's graphic work. The Volume 4, first of the new...

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#Hardcover 2
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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Buhl, Editions Caurette, 2021, 1st, 9791096315758, 12 inches, 8 inches, 184 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

From our friends in France and their blockbuster Kickstarter campaign. From the publisher: Last year (in 2019), we started like this: "The...

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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Tokyo, Pie International, 2021, 1st, 9784756253408, 10.1 inches, 7.4 inches, 224 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

GUWEIZ , PainDude , baichuan , Ahrong , inplick , Sainker , sunwuli , GHARLIERA , Ming , and more! From Pie International comes the hottest...

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Coverama: Alternate Worlds
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Marc Simonetti, Simonetti, Marc, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Bragelonne, 2015, 1st, 9782811216290, 12.8 inches, 9.7 inches, 256 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, wraps

Marc Simonetti (born in 1977) is a French conceptual artist and illustrator. He worked on Valérian and the city of a thousand planets with Luc Besson...

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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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Geof Darrow, Darrow, Geof, Signed and inscribed by the artist, Fine plates in a Near Fine box (the very sound box lid is very lightly rubbed at the edges and sunned on one side panel), Aedena, Paris, 1986, 1st, 9.5 inches, 6.75 inches, color illustrations, Hardcover

A very scarce, long out of print portfolio that rarely appears on the market. A very limited edition portfolio of ten color prints featuring Bourbon...

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Laurent Durieux, Durieux, Laurent, Signed and dated 05.24.16 by the artist, Near Fine, Cernunnos, Brussels, 2016, 1st, 9.5 inches, 6.75 inches, 112 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps

The first art book devoted to Poster Artist Laurent Durieux. Signed and dated 05.24.16 by the artist. This is the catalog for the exhibition "The Poster...

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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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Takashi Murakami, Murakami, Takashi, Near Fine (mild wear to the covers, very flat, tight, clean), Tokyo, Kaikaikiki Co., 2001, 1st, 9784939148033, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 168 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps

The catalog for the 2001 Takashi Murakami exhibition at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo. Profusely illustrated. Texts by Takashi Murakami, Yusuke...

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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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Camilla d'Errico, d'Errico, Camilla, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Milwaukie, Dark Horse Books, 2011, 2nd, 9781595825834, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 112 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. Introduction by Ashley Wood. From the publisher: One of the brightest rising stars of pop surrealism! Camilla d'Errico is an artistic...

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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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Plasticland
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Kozik, Kozik, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Milwaukie, Dark Horse Books, 2007, 1st, 9781593078751, 12.75 inches, 9.25 inches, 112 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A photo collection of Kozik's vinyl art toys, concepts, illustrations, text and book design by the artist himself. From the publisher: The man...

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George Pratt, Pratt, George, Fine, Tundra, Northampton, MA, 1992, 1st, 12 inches, 9 inches, 96 pages, 160 illustrations, some color, softcover, French wraps, English

A sketchbook of WWI trench warfare by the artist of the painted graphic novel Enemy Ace: War Idyll. Ink, inkwash, watercolor, monotype prints. Introduction...

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Ashley Wood, Very Fine, Wood, Ashley, 2004, 1st, 8.5 inches, 11 inches, color, English

A scarce mail-order only calendar from Ashley Wood with a cover and 12 monthly full-page illustrations by Wood. Produced by Wood via CafePress back when...

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Mike Yamada, Limited to 500 copies. The boz is signed by Mike with a small original drawing, Fine in Near Fine box (dent to bottom edge of box), Yamada, Mike, 2011, 1st, 7.5 inches, 5 inches, 28 cards pages, color, box with flip top, English

From concept artist Mike Yamada, a set of 26 full-color alphabet flash cards each with a different animal in a unique car. Plus an artist's bio card and a...

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