Contemporary Illustrators

Nobrow Press

 
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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Sentinel II
  $295.00
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Syd Mead, Mead, Syd, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light shelfwear otherwise very flat, tight, clean), Tokyo, Kodansha, 1987, 1st, 4062034522, 11.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 116 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English Japanese

An incredible copy of this slightly revised and updated reprinting of the original Sentinel - the very first retrospective of this visionary designer and...

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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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Red Flag!
  $25.00
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Curt Merlo, Merlo, Curt, Very Fine, Saboteur Press, Santa Ana, CA, 2017, 1st, 14 inches, 11 inches, 8 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

I discovered this fantastic illustrator/graphic designer and his books at WonderCon 2022. The creator's description: RED FLAG! is a Cold War...

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The Orbiter
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Curt Merlo, Merlo, Curt, Very Fine, Saboteur Press, Santa Ana, CA, 2017, 1st, 17 inches, 12 inches, 8 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

I discovered this fantastic illustrator/graphic designer and his books at WonderCon 2022. The creator's description: The Orbiter is a RED FLAG!...

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Zim
  $12.00
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Curt Merlo, Merlo, Curt, Very Fine, Saboteur Press, Santa Ana, CA, 2017, 1st, 14.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

I discovered this fantastic illustrator/graphic designer and his books at WonderCon 2022. The creator's description: ZIM is a 8.5" x 14.5" tall...

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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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Automotiv
  $65.00
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Ever Meulen, Meulen, Ever, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket issued in publisher's shrinkwrap, Champaka, Brussels, 2013, 1st, 9.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 196 pages, over 200 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial cloth, French

More than a collection of drawings of cars, "Automotiv" is the culmination of Ever Meulen's passion for the automobile world.Not content with being the best...

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Verve, 1988-2005
  $95.00
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Ever Meulen, Meulen, Ever, Near Fine (mild bend to the lower corner, light shelfwear, very flat, tight, clean), Amsterdam, Oog en Blik, 2006, 1st, 978-9054921578, 11 inches, 9 inches, 208 pages, over 250 color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, French wraps

This excellent 2006 art book collects Meulen's most important graphic work from 1988 to 2005 (posters, covers, illustrations, serigraphs ...). Foreword...

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Sibylline Meynet, Meynet, Sibylline, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Worcester, 3dtotal Publishing, 2022, 1st, 9781912843381, 9.7 inches, 7.8 inches, 152 pages, color illustrations throughout, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: For the first time, talented French illustrator and character designer Sibylline Meynet not only shares her beautiful artwork in this...

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Polaris: The Art of Meyoco
  $30.00
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Meyoco, Meyoco, Very Fine, PIE International, Tokyo, 2021, 9784756253774, 7.7 inches, 7.4 inches, 192 pages, over 240 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

From the publisher: Welcome to the dreamlike pastel-colored world created by Meyoco. Discover all with Polaris, her first commercial work collection....

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Fusion Junction
  $75.00
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Fine, Josh Middleton, Eric Canete, et al, Middleton, Eric Canete, et al, Josh, ABDOTC, 2006, 1st, 0978542908, 10.5 inches, 7.5 inches, 124 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

"A Collection of Contemporary Character Art" with equal helpings of Americans Josh Middleton and Eric Canete and South Koreans Nox and Maggi. Out-of-print.

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Fusion Junction
  $40.00
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Near Fine (some light scuffing on front cover), Josh Middleton, Eric Canete, Nox, Maggi, Middleton, Eric Canete, Nox, Maggi, Josh, ABDOTC, 2006, 1st, 0978542908, 10.5 inches, 7.5 inches, iv, 124 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From 2006, "A Collection of Contemporary Character Art." 34 pages of color pieces by Josh Middleton 24 pages of color pieces by Eric Canete 28 pages of...

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Hellboy: 25 Years of Covers
  $35.00
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Mike Mignola, Richard Corben, Duncan Fegredo, et al, Mignola, Richard Corben, Duncan Fegredo, et al, Mike, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Milwaukie, Dark Horse, 2019, 1st, 9781506714554, 12.5 inches, 8.25 inches, 200 pages, color, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: To commemorate the 25th anniversary of the first issue of Hellboy, this deluxe art collection includes more than 150 full-page cover...

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Haruhiko Mikimoto, Mikimoto, Haruhiko, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Tokyo, Pie International, 2020, 1st, 9784756253132, 11.7 inches, 8.3 inches, 208 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: The ultimate illustration collection of Haruhiko Mikimoto, one of the greatest character designers in Japanese animation, now...

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The Art of Sin City (Very Fine)
  $60.00
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Very Fine, Frank Miller, Miller, Frank, Dark Horse, 2002, 1st, 1569718180, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 144 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

A showcase for art from the Frank Miller comic book series, including some unpublished pieces and roughs. From Dark Horse: "In 1991, visionary...

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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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Wendell Minor, The limited edition SIGNED by Minor on a tipped in page, Fine/NF (rubbed) Dust jacket, Minor, Wendell, Harcourt Brace, 1995, 1st, cloth, English

Twenty-Five Years of Book Cover Art. By a well-respected master of the form. Over 100 book cover paintings are reproduced with commentaries by the...

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Walter Minus, Minus, Walter, One of 2777 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Marcinelle, Editions Champaka, 2018, 1st, 978-2390410010, 11.25 inches, 11.75 inches, 120 pages, 90 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A signed & numbered limited edition. Out of print. A fine art book presenting 90 illustrations realized by Walter Minus over the last ten years.

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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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How to Disappear
  $60.00
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Moki, Moki, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Berkeley, Gingko Press, 2010, 1st, 9781584234173, 8.75 inches, 11.25 inches, 128 pages, 66 color and 33 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth with color plate onlaid, English

This copy includes the color art print often separated from the book. From the Publisher: How to Disappear -- it's a constant concern in artist Moki's...

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Marvel Portfolio: Peach Momoko
  $50.00
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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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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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Gary Montalbano, Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, Montalbano, Gary, Sarka-Navon Design, 2010, 1st, French wraps

Gary has worked in animation and live-action as a visual development artist, conceptual designer, and art director (Marvel Productions, Universal Studios,...

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Noble Boy - Signed
  $7.00
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Scott Morse, SIGNED by the artist, VF, Morse, Scott, Red Window/Adhouse, 2005, 1st, pictorial boards

Scott’s tribute to his mentor, Warner Bros. cartoon background designer Maurice Noble. Color paintings and rhyming text in a big ol’ board...

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Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn
  $35.00
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Very Fine, Barry Moser, Twain, Mark, Moser, Barry, University of California Press, 1985, 11 inches, 13 inches, black & white, Hardcover, cloth

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Moshino's Works for Girl Studio
  $30.00
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Katsura Moshino, Moshino, Katsura, Fine, Tokyo, E.T. Co. Ltd., 1998, 2nd, 9784309902807, 11.7 inches, 8.25 inches, 160 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps

With a strong reference to early 1960s Afro-American soul illustration, Moshino crashes into the twenty-first century with his challenging and brilliant...

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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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Futurelog
  $60.00
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Range Murata, Murata, Range, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Portlant, OR, Denpa Books, 2018, 1st, 9781634429221, 11.7 inches, 9.3 inches, 272 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

From the publisher: This full-color collection compiles more than twenty years of comics, cover art, promotional art and character designs from legendary...

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Memories In Bronze
  $8.00
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Fine, Scott Myers, Myers, Scott, Scott Myers Studio, 1995, 1st, 9 inches, 6 inches, 16 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

"His emotional and intellectual approach to sculpture, his grasp of the significant gesture, his use of surface modeling and partinations are but single...

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Jonny Negron, Negron, Jonny, Very Fine, Portland, Floating World Comics, 2016, 1st, 978-1-942801-94-8, 8.5 inches, 6 inches, 48 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Jonny Negron's newest monograph collects the signature pinup illustrations that have gained him a cult following. Negron's art visualizes stylish ladies of...

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Fine/Fine, Nelson, Bill, Bill Nelson, Taylor, 1986, 1st

A collection of the illustrator's best work, along with preliminary drawings with his commentary.

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Prose And Cons / Rhyme And Reason
  $160.00
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R. Kenton Nelson, VF in a VF slipcase, Nelson, R. Kenton, Pasadena Museum of California Art, 2005, 1st, cloth spine, pictorial boards

"A collection of R. Kenton Nelson's paintings titled Rhyme and Reason, Prose and Cons. "It consists of two 10" x 10" hardcover, 80-page books in a black...

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JM Ken Niimura, Niimura, JM Ken, Spine sunned otherwise Very Fine, Image, Berkeley, 2011, 1st, 10.2 inches, 6.7 inches, 96 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

Out of print. From the publisher: ZERO is a selection of gorgeous illustrations by I Kill Giants artist JM Ken Niimura. This beautiful volume...

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The Art of Alex Nino
  $150.00
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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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Lawrence Noble, Noble, Lawrence, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Dreams and Visions Press, Modesto, 2018, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 64 pages, over 100 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The first art book devoted to this illustrator. From the publisher: Lawrence Alan Noble is an artist/sculptor, best known for his magazine cover...

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See The Art Of Your Dreams
  $20.00
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Mitch O'Connell, VF, O'Connell, Mitch, Mitch O'Connell, 1998, 1st, wraps, English

Mitch O’Connell’s self-published catalog of original art for sale. Over 600 pieces offered and illustrated.

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Olivia De Berardinis, Olivia De Berardinis, Inscribed by the artis, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Ozone, Roslyn, NY, 1993, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 108 pages, over 90 color plates, hardcover, cloth, English

Olivia's first collection from 1993. You've seen her art in the pages of Playboy and in dozens of other publications, on calendars, book covers, limited...

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Limited to 50 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Orlando, Orlando, Nobrow, 2010, 1st, 8.25 inches, 6 inches, 16 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: "International borders were no deterrent when we had the opportunity to collaborate with Berlin based illustrator Orlando. His...

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The Art of Pernille Orum
  $35.00
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Pernille Orum, Orum, Pernille, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Worcester, 3dtotal Publishing, 2020, 1st, 9781912843152, 10.5 inches, 8.7 inches, 156 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Pernille's first hardcover collection. This new book has no overlap with the artwork in her self-published art books: Blush and Coral! From the...

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Art of Javier G. Pacheco
  $40.00
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Javier Pacheco, Pacheco, Javier, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, Ominiky Ediciones, Palma de Mallorca, 2020, 1st, 13.2 inches, 9.6 inches, 80 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

A brand new artbook by Javier Pacheco. A fitting sequel to his out-of-print softcover artbook from Ominiky. 78 pages of art and two pages of text: a bio...

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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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Communication Arts Alan.35, #2
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Michael Paraskevas, Fine, Paraskevas, Michael, 1993, 1st, wraps, English

Portfolio: Michael Paraskevas profile (24 illustrations).

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Michael Parkes, Print run of 25,000 copies, VF, Taylor, John Russell, Parkes, Michael, Steltman Galleries, 1996, 1st, 9071867110, wraps, English

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Michael Parkes, Print run of 25,000 copies, VF, Taylor, John Russell, Parkes, Michael, Steltman Galleries, 1996, 1st, 9071867110, wraps

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The Art of Michael Parkes II
  $150.00
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Michael Parkes, Parkes, Michael, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (dustjacket spine sunned, light edgewear), Templeton, CA, Swan King Editions, 2009, 1st, 9781600105586, 11.5 inches, 12.25 inches, 240 pages, over 240 color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Divided into four sections: painting (110 pages), drawing (32 pages), stone lithography (48 pages), and sculpture (24 pages). From the publisher: The...

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Ramayana: Divine Loophole
  $30.00
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Sanjay Patel, Patel, Sanjay, Very Fine in Very Fine dust jacket , Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2010, 9780811871075, 8.25 inches, 9 inches, 208 pages, over 100 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the Publisher: Artist and veteran Pixar animator Sanjay Patel lends a lush, whimsical illustration style and lighthearted voice to one of Hindu...

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The Young Minotaur
  $30.00
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Signed by the artist, Fine, Gabriele Pennacchioli, Pennacchioli, Gabriele, 2008, 1st, 9.35 inches, 8.25 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Short stories told in full page illustrations with a title underneath. Our hero is a brave young sword-wielding minotaur in an epic fantasy world with...

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