Contemporary Illustrators

Nobrow Press

 
Neal Adams, Adams, Neal, Very Good+ (cut out, light edge wear and browning), Hollywood, United Artists Records, 1972, 12.4 inches, 12.4 inches, color, English

An original LP album with record sleeve art by Neal Adams. This elaborate record sleeve opens up and out to create a four page comic story. The four...

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Mattias Adolfsson, Adolfsson, Mattias, Very Fine, Strangnas, Sweden, Sanatorium Forlag, 2015, 1st thus, 978-91-87243-06-6, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 192 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Mattias Adolfsson's sketchbooks are being stocked in North America for the very first time--by yours truly! From the publisher: A new, redesigned...

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Mattias Adolfsson, Adolfsson, Mattias, Very Fine, Strangnas, Sweden, Sanatorium Forlag, 2015, 1st thus, 978-91-87243-07-3, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 144 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Mattias Adolfsson's sketchbooks are being stocked in North America for the very first time--by yours truly! From the publisher: A new, redesigned...

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Mattias Adolfsson, Adolfsson, Mattias, Very Fine, Strangnas, Sweden, Sanatorium Forlag, 2015, 1st, 978-91-87243-08-0, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 144 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Mattias Adolfsson's sketchbooks are being stocked in North America for the very first time--by yours truly! From the publisher: A new, redesigned...

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Laura Numeroff, Brian Ajhar, Numeroff, Laura, Ajhar, Brian, Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Kansas City, MO, Andrews McMeel Publishing, 2017, 1st, 9781449480172, 9.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 32 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Ajhar has added a large ink drawing on the half-title page in this first printing. From the publisher: #1 New York Times best-selling author Laura...

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Brian Ajhar, Signed by the artist with a drawing, VF/VF, Doyle, Roddy, Ajhar, Brian, Arthur A. Levine/Scholastic, 2004, 1st, cloth spine, English

A first printing signed with a drawing! From the publisher: "The triumphant finale to Roddy Doyle's hilarious Mack Family tales. Mr. Mack’s...

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John Allison, Allison, John, Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, London, 2013, 1st, 11.5 inches, 8.25 inches, 36 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

A scary monster / giant bug story self-published by John Allison. Successful children's author Shelley Winters is on a book tour of the United States...

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Sweetness
  $25.00
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Very Fine, Adrian Alphona, Christina Strain, Alphona & Christina Strain, Adrian, 2011, 1st, 12 inches, 9.25 inches, 48 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A collection of beautiful work by the team of Alphona (line art) and Strain (finishes and color). Alphona and Strain are the art team on the Marvel Comics'...

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Fairies
  $100.00
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Yoshitaka Amano, Amano, Yoshitaka, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, Milwaukie, DH Press, 2006, 1st, 978-1595820624, 12 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

From the publisher: Yoshitaka Amano's lush ethereal paintings of magical creatures, spirits, goblins and apparitions have been praised and admired all...

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Yoshitaka Amano, Amano, Yoshitaka, Signed by the artist with a drawing, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket with obi band (light shelfwear, tight, bright, clean), Asahi Sonorama, Tokyo, 1989, 2nd, 11.75 inches, 8.75 inches, 126 pages, 134 illustrations, including 98 color plates, softcover, wraps, English

With a full page original ink drawing signed and dated 89 by the artist on the front free endpaper. From 1989, this collection of works in acrylic,...

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Yoshitaka Amano, Amano, Yoshitaka, Signed by the artist with a drawing, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket with obi band (light shelfwear, tight, bright, clean), Tokyo, Asahi Sonorama, 1984, 11.75 inches, 8.75 inches, 106 pages, 63 color and 47 black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, Japanese

With a full page original ink drawing signed by the artist on blank backside of the first page. From 1984, Amano's first collection. Works in acrylic,...

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Yoshitaka Amano, Amano, Yoshitaka, Very Fine, Ten Production, Japan, 1990, 1st, 11.75 inches, 8.25 inches, 24 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Mono 3 is a collection of ink drawings by Japanese artist, character designer, illustrator Yoshitaka Amano. 23 black and white illustrations on color...

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Reves & Portraits
  $50.00
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Very Fine, Yoshitaka Amano, Amano, Yoshitaka, Zanpano, 2010, 1st, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A collection of original illustrations. Portraits offers us a series of drawings on exhibition for six months at Le Maison Autrique in Brussels....

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Kris Anka Vol. 1 - Signed
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Limited to 500 copies. Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Kris Anka, Anka, Kris, 2016, 1st, 10 inches, 8.5 inches, 50 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Kris Anka's first self-published collection. Illustrations, character drawings, costume re-designs, fashion, and more. Wonder Woman, Captain America,...

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The Book of Grickle
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Graham Annable, Annable, Graham, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Milwaukie, Dark Horse, 2010, 1st, 9781595824301, 8.5 inches, 6 inches, 200 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. From the publisher: Get ready for the most extensive journey ever into the brilliant mind of Graham Annable! A classically trained...

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Clyde Aspevig, Aspevig, Clyde, Near Fine (very light shelfwear), Juniper Ridge Studios/Steamboat Art Museum, Billings, MT/Steamboat Springs, CO, 2008, 1st, 9.25 inches, 10.75 inches, v, 54 pages, 54 full page color plates, Softcover, French wraps, English

This rare, out-of-print 2008 publication reproduces 54 landscape paintings by Clyde Aspevig as full page color plates. Essays by Clyde Aspevig and Peter...

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Clyde Aspevig, Aspevig, Clyde, Near Fine (very light shelfwear), Billings, Juniper Ridge Studios, 2010, 1st, 978-0983010517, 11.75 inches, 13.5 inches, 92 pages, 71 full page color plates, Softcover, wraps, English

This out-of-print 2010 publication reproduces 65 landscape paintings by Clyde Aspevig as full page color plates. The front section has an additional 15...

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John Baeder's Road Well Taken
  $45.00
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Jay Williams, John Baeder, Williams, Jay, Baeder, John, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, New York, Vendome Press, 2015, 1st, 978-0-86565-319-1, 10 inches, 10 inches, 272 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A new monograph on the photorealist painter. Over 300 color illustrations. From the publisher: A fascinating trip through the evocative remnants of a...

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Armand Baltazar, Baltazar, Armand, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Katherine Tegen Books, New York, 2017, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.75 inches, 624 pages, over 150 full-page color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

About the Book: For fans of Rick Riordan and Brian Selznick, author-artist Armand Baltazar introduces Timeless: Diego and the Rangers of the Vastlantic,...

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Istvan Banyai, Banyai, Istvan, Fine, Norman Rockwell Museum, Stockridge, MA, 2013, 1st, 10 inches, 8 inches, 16 pages, 19 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: Awarded third place in the Exhibition Catalogue category of the 2014 New England Museum Association Publication Awards! Companion...

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Faces
  $16.00
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Glenn Barr, Very Fine, Barr, Glenn, Last Gasp, 2011, 1st, pictorial boards

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Glenn Barr, Very Fine, Barr, Glenn, Film Threat, 1989, color wraps, English

Glenn Barr illustrates this calendar.

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Glenn Barr's Haunted Paradise
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Very Fine, Glenn Barr, Barr, Glenn, La Luz de Jesus / Last Gasp, 2006, 1st, 0867196564, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A big collection of Barr's hip cartoon paintings & drawings. Reproduces nearly 100 paintings from 2002 through 2006, plus associated drawings and...

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Glenn Barr's Haunted Paradise
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Glenn Barr, Barr, Glenn, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Los Angeles, La Luz de Jesus/Last Gasp, 2006, 1st, 0867196564, 11 inches, 9.25 inches, 161 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A big collection of Barr's hip cartoon paintings & drawings. Reproduces nearly 100 paintings from 2002 through 2006, plus associated drawings and...

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Very Fine, Glenn Barr, Barr, Glenn, La Luz de Jesus / Last Gasp, 2003, 1st, Softcover, wraps, English

The first collection of Barr's hip cartoon paintings. Now out-of-print. "Glenn Barr's robots, creatures, and vixens live in a seedy yet swinging 1960s...

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Glenn Barr, Barr, Glenn, Fine, La Luz de Jesus/Last Gasp, Los Angeles, 2003, 1st, 9.5 inches, 7.25 inches, 96 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

The first collection of Barr's hip cartoon paintings. Now out-of-print. "Glenn Barr's robots, creatures, and vixens live in a seedy yet swinging 1960s...

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Very Fine, Glenn Barr, Barr, Glenn, Tin Man Alley, 2003, 1st, 0972938710, Softcover, color wraps, English

A great collection of sketchbook drawings. A companion volume to Barr's painting collection Lowlife Paradise. Out of print.

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Lori Haskins Houran, Brigette Barrager, Houran, Lori Haskins, Barrager, Brigette, Very Fine, New York, Golden Books, 2017, 2nd, 9780399552250, 8 inches, 6.75 inches, 24 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Brigette Barrager went through the Character Animation program at CalArts and worked at Pixar and Walt Disney before taking the plunge into children's books...

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Lynda Barry, Barry, Lynda, Inscribed by author, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Montreal, Drawn & Quarterly, 2010, 1st, 9781897299647, 11.125 inches, 8.625 inches, 228 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This copy is inscribed on the title page by the artist who has added a small sketch of a monkey: "For Gary !! I went APE! Thank you for inviting me! I DUG...

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Gary Baseman, Baseman, Gary, Inscribed and dated 2007 by the artist with a drawing, Near Fine (light shelfwear), Taipei, 2005, 1st, 10.5 inches, 8.1 inches, 80 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

With a wonderful full-page, 8x10 drawing in Sharpie signed by the artist and dated 2007. A special edition of the Taiwanese design & lifestyle...

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One of 400 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Jeremy Bastian, Bastian, Jeremy, 2016, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 40 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

A new collection of weird and wonderful drawings and illustrations by the creator of Cursed Pirate Girl.

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Cursed Pirate Girl
  $20.00
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Jeremy A. Bastian, Bastian, Jeremy A., Very Fine, Archaia, Los Angeles, 2016, 9781608868339, 10.2 inches, 6.6 inches, 144 pages, black & white, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the publisher: Adventures on and under the high seas lead a cursed pirate girl to encounter mythic creatures, gnarled and crusty pirates, and...

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Hark! A Vagrant - 1st Printing
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Kate Beaton, Beaton, Kate, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Montreal, Drawn and Quarterly, 2011, 1st, 9781770460607, 8.75 inches, 8.125 inches, 168 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A high grade first printing of Kate Beaton's bestselling first book. From the publisher: Hark! A Vagrant is an uproarious romp through history and...

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Marc Bell's Hot Potatoe
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Marc Bell, Bell, Marc, Very Fine, Montreal, Drawn & Quarterly, 2009, 1st, 9781897299890, 11.75 inches, 9.25 inches, 272 pages, Over 300 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Marc Bell's "Fine Ahtwerks" : 2001-2008. Out of print. From the publisher: Marc Bell's Hot Potatoe seamlessly combines decade-plus-long comics...

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IO: Art of the Wired
  $35.00
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Althea Chia, Benjamin, Joysuke Wong, Kim Hyung-tae, Lee Nahoo, Ogi, Rain, Wakaba, Chia, Althea, Benjamin, Joysuke Wong, Kim Hyung-tae, Lee Nahoo, Ogi, Rain, Wakaba, Near Fine (mild wear to the covers otherwise clean, bright, tight), Guu Media, Edmonton, 2004, 1st, 12 inches, 9 inches, 144 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Seven artists are profiled with interviews and portfolios. All of the artists work in Painter and Photoshop. Benjamin, Joysuke Wong, Kim Hyung-tae, Lee...

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The Sea-Thing Child
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Very Fine/Very Fine, Patrick Benson, Hoban, Russell, Benson, Patrick, Candlewick, 1999, 1st, 0763608475, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A poignant story about a puffin who finds the courage to retake to the sea, written by Russell Hoban, the author of "The Mouse and His Child" and "Riddley...

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Sparrow #6: Rick Berry
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Rick Berry, Berry, Rick, Fine, IDW, San Diego, 2008, 1st, 6.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This great collection of oil paintings is out-of-print.

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Peter Bialobrzeski, Bialobrzeski, Peter, Near Fine, Berlin, Hatje Cantz Publishers, 2004, 1st, 978-3775713948, 9.6 inches, 12 inches, 112 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

"In Neon Tigers, I merge the seven Asian cities of Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Jakarta, Singapore, and Shenzhen into a virtual megatropolis....

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Phantoms of the Louvre
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Enki Bilal, Bilal, Enki, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, New York, NBM Publishing, 2014, 1st, 978-1561638413, 11.75 inches, 9.25 inches, 144 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Enki Bilal went to the Louvre... There, he photographed hundreds of the museum's treasures, often from original vantage points and...

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American Cyclops
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Limited edition of 2000 copies, Near Fine, Tim Biskup, Biskup, Tim, Iguapop Gallery, 2006, 1st, 11 inches, 14.5 inches, 28 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards

An exquisite large format, hardbound catalogue of an exhibition July 6th – August 5th, 2006, at the Iguapop Gallery in Barcelona, Spain of artworks by...

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The Artist in You
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Tim Biskup, Biskup, Tim, Limited to 1000 copies, Very Fine/Very Fine, Baby Tatto Books, Los Angeles, 2008, 1st, 6 inches, 4 inches, 64 pages, 16 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

A long essay by Tim Biskup accompanied by 14 paintings. This paperback has a dust jacket announcing an exhibit of works by Biskup, at Jonathan...

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The Art of Simon Bisley (Signed)
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#7 of 2000 deluxe copies signed by the artist, Very Fine/Near Fine, Simon Bisley, Bisley, Simon, Heavy Metal, 2000, 1st, 12 inches, 9.5 inches, 96 pages, color, Hardcover, cloth, English

#7 of 2000 deluxe hardcover copies signed by the artist. Features over one hundred paintings from various projects like Batman, Judge Dredd, Lobo,...

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Elian Black'Mor, Carine-M, Black'Mor, Carine-M, Elian, Fine, Insight, San Rafael, 2015, 1st, 9.5 inches, 12 inches, 96 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher Élian Black'Mor is a writer, illustrator, and graphic designer who chose to disappear behind his penname to better play with...

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Marguerite's Christmas
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India Desjardins, Pascal Blanchet, Desjardins, India, Blanchet, Pascal, Fine, Enchanted Lion Books, Brooklyn, 2015, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 72 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial cloth, English

A beautifully illustrated picture story book for adults. From the publisher: An old woman will no longer leave her house, not even on Christmas. She...

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Monographie Lacrymale
  $39.00
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Stephane Blanquet, Blanquet, Stephane, Very Fine, Paris, Editions de l'An 2, 2005, 1st, 978-2-84856-030-4, 9.75 inches, 6.75 inches, 128 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps

Stephane Blanquet is best known for his wordless bande dessinee albums in the Grand Guignol tradition. Here is an art book that presents the broader scope...

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The Book Of Leviathan
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Peter Blegvad, Fine, Blegvad, Peter, Overlook Press, 2001, 2nd, pictorial boards, English

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People
  $23.00
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Very Fine/Very Fine, Blexbolex, Blexbolex, Enchanted Lion Books, 2011, 9781592701100, 10.5 inches, 7.75 inches, 202 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

"PEOPLE is a continued exploration of the world by the artist Blexbolex who brought us the stunning SEASONS . "Mother and father, dancers and...

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Sketch Infectus
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Joe Bluhm, Bluhm, Joe, Very Fine, Art Squared Publishing, Laceyville, PA, 2009, 1st, 6.5 inches, 6.5 inches, 80 pages pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Joe Bluhm's sketches, drawings and doodles fill this book to the brim. This bang-for-your-buck hardcover book is packed with the best of Bluhm's sketchbooks...

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