Contemporary Illustrators

Nobrow Press

 
Peter de Seve, de Seve, Peter, Inscribed by the artist with a drawing, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (light shelfwear), Paquet, Geneva, 2004, 2nd, 9 inches, 9 inches, 136 pages, black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards

Inscribed by the artist with a drawing! A thick collection of his drawings & sketches in pencil, pen and brush. Introduction by Francoise Mouly (The...

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Claire Wendling, Wendling, Claire, Near Fine (light wear to the covers), Soleil, Toulon, 2010, 1st, 14.7 inches, 11.75 inches, 64 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, French

This oversized 2010 French edition of our own Claire Wendling art book is long out of print.</p><p>Foreword by Ashley Wood. One page bio and...

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Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Dean Stuart, Stuart, Dean, 2018, 1st, 10.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 56 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Dean Stuart is a gallery artist and an illustrator for magazines and books since 2007. This is a surreal fairy tale story illustrated with his wonderful...

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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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The Art of Mondo
  $75.00
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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, San Rafael, Insight, 2017, 1st, 978-1608878062, 13 inches, 9.6 inches, 356 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Experience the incredible pop culture art of Mondo, beloved by fans and iconic filmmakers alike. Based in Austin, Texas, Mondo is...

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Chip Kidd, Alex Ross, Kidd, Chip, Ross, Alex, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Pantheon, 2018, 1st, 9781101871973, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 312 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the team that brought you the Eisner-Award winning Mythology: The DC Comics Art of Alex Ross. Here is the beloved Marvel Universe of comics...

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Mean Girls Club: Pink Dawn
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Ryan Heshka, Heshka, Ryan, Fine, issued without dustjacket, London, Nobrow Press, 2018, 1st, 9781910620229, 10.25 inches, 8 inches, 96 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial cloth, English

From the publisher: The Mean Girls are out for blood in this timely revenge fantasy that speaks to our deepest desires for awful, corrupt men to get...

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Blitt
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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Riverhead Books, 2017, 1st, 9780399576669, 11.5 inches, 9 inches, 176 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

"One of the great political cartoonists of our time." --David Remnick A gorgeous, hilarious, and provocative compendium of the award-winning artist's...

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Very Fine, Nobrow Press, London, 2018, 1st, 12.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 152 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

From the Publisher: The long awaited return of our beloved anthology series, just in time for Nobrow's 10th anniversary, NOBROW 10 features a wealth of...


Jorge R. Gutiérrez, Gutiérrez, Jorge R., Signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, New York, Cernunnos, 2018, 1st, 978-2374950419, 9.25 inches, 7.25 inches, 192 pages, 200 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

Signed by Jorge Gutierrez! From the publisher: The acclaimed director of The Book of Life returns with an original art book celebrating the...

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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, #183 of 400 deluxe copies with a color illustrated limitation page signed by Cho, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light shelfwear, several light scratches and small dents to the surface of the dustjacket), Baltimore, MD, Insight Studios Group, 2000, 1st, 1889317071, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 96 pages, Numerous black & white and 26 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The "Deluxe Signed Limited" Edition as stated on the embossed gold label on the dustjacket. This long out-of-print first art book on the Liberty Meadows...

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Cathy Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Cathy, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Underwood Books, Nevada City, NV, 2003, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 176 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

This tenth anniversary edition of the award-winning Spectrum series continues the tradition of bringing the best and brightest practitioners of fantastic...

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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, 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 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 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 & 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 & 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, 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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Herakut: After the Laughter
  $150.00
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Herakut, Herakut, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Mainaschaff, Germany, Publikat, 2011, 1st, 978-3939566366, 11.25 inches, 9 inches, 240 pages, 350 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

"After the Laughter" The 2nd Book of Herakut. The second collection of works by this street art duo. Scarce and out of print . Looking back on the...

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How to Disappear
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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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Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine in Very Fine belly band, Ada Cole, Kevin Dart, Cole, Ada, Dart, Kevin, Fleet Street Scandal, 2009, 1st, 9 inches, 12 inches, 72 pages, color, Softcover, French wraps, English

Out of print. An entertaining imagined history of the 1960s Yuki 7 franchise! The books, the films, the phenomenon! This book includes behind-the-scenes...

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The Jackson 500 Vol. 1
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Tim Biskup, Biskup, Tim, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Dark Horse, Milwaukie, OR, 2005, 2nd, 5.25 inches, 5.25 inches, 112 pages, color, hardcover, cloth, English

100 miniature paintings by Tim Biskup. Out of print. The Jackson 500 paintings are spontaneous compositions that contain the buds of many of Biskup's...

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Fine, issued without dustjacket, Seattle, Art & Revolution Organization, 2003, 1st, 978-0970470607, 9.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 80 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Participating Artists: PERKS - Melbourne ROSTARR - New York SPACE INVADER - Paris DELTA - Amsterdam BILL McMULLEN - New York ZEVS -...

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Vernaculis
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Ragnar, Ragnar, Very Fine, Los Angeles, Baby Tattoo, 2006, 1st, 9780977894994, 11 inches, 8.75 inches, 80 pages, color, softcover, color wraps, English

This is Ragnar's out-of-print second collection of images for posters and prints.

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Empire
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Phil Hale, Hale, Phil, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, threeA, Hong Kong, 2012, 1st, 12.25 inches, 12.25 inches, 175 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A very thick, 12 x 12 inch, 176 page collection of new drawings, photographs and collages by Phil Hale. Also contains an interview with the artist.

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Phil Hale, Hale, Phil, Fine, issued without dustjacket, 3A Publishing, Hong Kong, 2015, 1st, 12.25 inches, 12.25 inches, 48 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A 12 x 12 inch, 48 page collection of new works by Phil Hale: 34 paintings, 6 drawings, and 4 photocollages.

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Vernaculis - Signed 1st
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Ragnar, Ragnar, Signed by the artist, Fine, Los Angeles, Baby Tattoo, 2006, 1st, 9780977894994, 0977894991, 11 inches, 8.75 inches, 80 pages, color, softcover, color wraps, English

This is Ragnar's out-of-print second collection of images for posters and prints.

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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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Biz Verotik World
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Simon Bisley, Bisley, Simon, Near Fine (lamination separating from cover at upper right corner otherwise flat, tight, clean), Los Angeles, Verotik, 2003, 1st, 188573073X, 12 inches, 9 inches, 64 pages, 26 black & white full-page illustrations, softcover, color wraps

In "Biz Verotik World" "Simon Bisley takes on all the Wild Danzig Verotik Characters in Full Page illustrations." 26 highly detailed finished pencil...

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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Near Fine (very light shelfwear to the bottom edge otherwise sharp, tight, clean), San Diego, IDW, 2006, 1st, 9781600100345, 1600100341, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 360 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Collects Ashley Wood's Popbot #1-6 along with all the extras and variant covers.

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Cathy & Arnie Fenner, Jon Foster, Fenner, Cathy & Arnie, Foster, Jon, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear), Underwood Books, Nevada City, CA, 2006, 1st, 12.5 inches, 9.25 inches, 128 pages, 200 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

"Like the great Frazetta (and St. John before him) Jon Foster has the ability to freeze time, to capture action in mid-swing and mid-air. That is a great...

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Serge Clerc, Clerc, Serge, #1992 of 3000 numbered copies, Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (dustjacket rubbed with a half-inch tear at spine), Brussels, Champaka Brussels, 2006, 1st, 2930142162, 11 inches, 11.75 inches, 120 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A fantastic collection of the illustrative work of Serge Clerc. "The leading light of "Metal Hurlant" when it was in its heyday and the main illustrator...

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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Very Fine, San Diego, IDW, 2004, 1st, 9781932382211, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 96 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, wraps

A mint copy of this 2004 art collection. Tighter paintings than his output in recent years.

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Kent Williams, Williams, Kent, Fine, Tundra, Northampton, 1991, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, color, softcover, French wraps, English

The comic book artist and painter's first art book. A selection of drawings and prints--in some cases accompanied by the paintings they generated.

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Bill Sienkiewicz, Sienkiewicz, Bill, Fine (very flat, tight, and clean,no thumbdents), Hermes Press, Neshannock, PA, 2002, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, 2 double-page and 71 full-page color illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

The first Bill Sienkiewicz art book. A wonderful collection of 73 unpublished or preliminary works in color, mostly watercolors. Out of print.


Timothy Bradstreet, Bradstreet, Timothy, Inscribed by the artist on the title pag, Very Fine, Ontario, CA, Alderac Entertainment Group, 1998, 1st, 1887953027, 11 inches, 9 inches, 128 pages, 32 color and about 200 black & white illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

Inscribed by the artist on the title page: "For Patrick-- Timothy Bradstreet - 2000" Illustrations from the popular film and comic artist. Five...

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Dave Cooper, Cooper, Dave, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Seattle, WA, Fantagraphics, 2003, 1st, 9781560975502, 10.25 inches, 10.25 inches, 44 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Overbite is a hardcover art book featuring over 40 of Cooper's gorgeous oil paintings, each focusing on the female form. Cooper's vibrant use of color in...

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Lonely Heart: The Art of Tara McPherson
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Tara McPherson, McPherson, Tara, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Milwaukie, Dark Horse, 2008, 4th, 9781595821027, 11.4 inches, 8.75 inches, 112 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: The compelling paintings and posters of Tara McPherson are a tour-de-force of creative tension, at once heartfelt and heartbreaking....

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Flood! A Novel in Pictures
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Eric Drooker, Drooker, Eric, Near Fine (spotting to top edge, light rubbing to corners, otherwise tight, flat, clean), New York, Four Walls Eight Windows, 1993, 2nd, 0941423794, 10 inches, 7 inches, 158 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

Eric Drooker's first graphic novel, a story without words, rendered entirely in woodcuts, like Frans Masereel decades before him. From the publisher:...

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Dave McKean, McKean, Dave, Signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Allen Spiegel Fine Arts, Pacific Grove, 2006, 1st, 6.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 48 pages, black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards

Drawings made in over one week in Vienna. "Inspired by the many extraordinary artists whose works live in this haunting city...."

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Fine, issued without dustjacket, Jon Foster, Foster, Jon, Cartouche Press, 2002, 1st, 9781556346262, 10.875 inches, 8.75 inches, 80 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. From the publisher: Jon Foster's art is dark, beautiful, and visually overpowering. From his Dark Horse Comics Star Wars covers to his...

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Delicatessen, Akiko Kawamura, Nico, Toko Ohmori, Tatsuya Oka, Hiroyuki Takeno, Kayano Wada, et al, Delicatessen, Akiko Kawamura, Nico, Toko Ohmori, Tatsuya Oka, Hiroyuki Takeno, Kayano Wada, et al, Very Fine, Modena, Italy, HappyBooks, 2005, 2nd, 9788886416597, 11.25 inches, 9 inches, 192 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

This is Delicatessen's second collection of cutting-edge Japanese fashion illustration. Eighteen artists with widely-divergent styles are represented by...

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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, 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, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (upper corners lightly bumped, light wear to dustjacket edges), Underwood Books, Nevada City, NV, 2003, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 176 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

This tenth anniversary edition of the award-winning Spectrum series continues the tradition of brining the best and brightest practitioners of fantastic art...

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