Mid- to Late 20th-Century Illustrators

 
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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Fame
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Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket, Richard Amsel, Benedict, Brad, Amsel, Richard, Harmony, 1980, 1st, 0517541610, Hardcover, cloth, English

Subtitled "Portraits of Celebrated People." Straight portraiture alongside caricature and parody emphasizing the "New Illustration" with lots of airbrush...

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Roy Andersen, Andersen, Roy, Very Fine/Very Fine, Settlers West Galleries, Tuscon, 2000, 1st, 10.25 inches, 11.6 inches, 168 pages, over 140 color plates, Hardcover, cloth, English

Dreamspinner recounts the story of Western Artist Roy Andersen, whose artistic career spans more than fourty-five years. As an illustrator, his paintings...

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Peter Arno's Man in the Shower
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Peter Arno, Arno, Peter, A few spots to the topedge otherwise Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (spine sunned), Duckworth, London, 1976, 1st thus, 11.2 inches, 8.75 inches, 128 pages, over 110 black & white cartoons, hardcover, cloth, English

A reprint of the New Yorker cartoonist Peter Arno's topnotch 1944 collection with a new introduction by the artist's daughter.

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Peter Arno's Sizzling Platter
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Peter Arno, Arno, Peter, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, Duckworth, London, 1977, 1st thus, 11.2 inches, 8.75 inches, xiii, 118 pages, over 113 black & white cartoons, hardcover, cloth, English

A reprint of the topnotch 1949 collection by the New Yorker cartoonist. Peter Arno From the dustjacket: A revised volume of Peter Arno's collected...

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Piet & Kenneth Fulton Schreuders, James Avati, Schreuders, Piet & Kenneth Fulton, Avati, James, Near Fine (very light rubbing to the covers, flat, tight, clean ), Donald M. Grant, Hampton Falls, NH, 2005, 1st, 11.2 inches, 8.6 inches, 200 pages, over 300 color illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

The first in-depth monograph on the important paperback artist (1912-2005). A Biography. Over 150 paintings (and paired with their respective covers)....

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Clive Barker, Illustrator
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Clive Barker, NF (very slight shelfwear), Burke, Fred, Barker, Clive, Eclipse, 1990, 1st, wraps

The first collection of the horror writer and director's drawings and paintings. Introduction by Steve Bissette.

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Jennifer Bass and Pat Kirkham, Saul Bass, Bass and Pat Kirkham, Jennifer, Bass, Saul, Very Fine/Very Fine, Laurence King, London, 2011, 9781856697521, 11.75 inches, 10.5 inches, 440 pages, 1484 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

From the publisher: This is the first book to be published on one of the greatest American designers of the 20th century, who was as famous for his work...


David Saunders, Walter M. Baumhofer, Saunders, David, Baumhofer, Walter M., Limited to 1000 copies, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Illustrated Press, St. Louis, 2014, 1st, 12 inches, 9 inches, 224 pages, over 300 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This copy has a color illustrated bookplate signed by the author and numbered "14" A big beautiful book on a pulp cover artist. Out of print. From the...

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Zdzislaw Beksinski
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Tadeusz Nyczek, Zdzislaw Beksinski, Nyczek, Tadeusz, Beksinski, Zdzislaw, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Warsaw, Arkady, 1992, 1st, 8321335616, 9.75 inches, 7.75 inches, 144 pages, over 80 color and 20 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

A collection of paintings (all reproduced in color) by surrealist artist Zdizslaw Beksinski. Also includes about 20 works in other media.Includes an...

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Charles Bell, VF/VF, Geldzahler, Henry, Bell, Charles, Abrams, 1991, 1st, cloth

The first book-length study of this photorealist painter best known for his extreme close-ups of gleaming pinball machines. With an essay by Louis K. Meisel

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Limited to 1250 copies, Fine, Frank Bellamy, Butterworth, Michael, Bellamy, Frank, Book Palace Books, 2009, 1st, 9781907081002, Softcover, stiff oversize wraps, English

From the publisher: For the first time ever, Michael Butterworth's epic series of articles recounting the history of the First World War collected...

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Very Fine/Very Fine, Stan and Jan Berenstain, Berenstain, Mike, Berenstain, Stan and Jan, Abrams, 2008, 1st, 9780810972605, 0810972603, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the Publisher: This profusely illustrated and humorous volume collects the Berenstains’ early work, created from 1946 until 1964, inspired...

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1966 Texaco Dealer Calendar
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Very Good+ (mild wear, used as a calendar with occasional notes written in the calendar), John Berkey, Berkey, John, Texaco, 1966, 1st, 9 inches, 9 inches, 28 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, spiralbound, English

12 Berkey paintings reproduced as full-page 7x7 inch color illustrations. For many years during the 1960s and 1970s, John Berkey created the paintings...

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1967 Texaco Dealer Calendar
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Very Good+ (mild wear, unused), John Berkey, Berkey, John, Texaco, 1967, 1st, 9 inches, 9 inches, 28 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, spiralbound, English

13 Berkey paintings reproduced as full-page 7x7 inch color illustrations. For many years during the 1960s and 1970s, John Berkey created the paintings...

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1968 Texaco Dealer Calendar
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Very Good+ (mild wear, used as a calendar with occasional notes written in the blocks, back cover is missing), John Berkey, Berkey, John, Texaco, 1968, 1st, 7.5 inches, 9 inches, 26 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, spiralbound, English

12 Berkey paintings reproduced as full-page 7x7 inch color illustrations. For many years during the 1960s and 1970s, John Berkey created the paintings...

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1969 Texaco Dealer Calendar
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Very Good+ (mild wear, used as a calendar with occasional notes written in the blocks, wire spiral has been trimmed at one end), John Berkey, Berkey, John, Texaco, 1969, 1st, 9 inches, 9 inches, 28 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, spiralbound, English

13 Berkey paintings reproduced as full-page 7x7 inch color illustrations. For many years during the 1960s and 1970s, John Berkey created the paintings...

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1971 Texaco Dealer Calendar
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Near Fine (mild wear, unused as a calendar), John Berkey, Berkey, John, Texaco, 1971, 1st, 9 inches, 9 inches, 28 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, spiralbound, English

13 Berkey paintings reproduced as full-page 7x7 inch color illustrations. For many years during the 1960s and 1970s, John Berkey created the paintings...

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1973 Texaco Dealer Calendar
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Near Fine (mild wear, unused as a calendar), John Berkey, Berkey, John, Texaco, 1973, 1st, 9 inches, 9 inches, 28 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, spiralbound, English

13 Berkey paintings reproduced as full-page 7x7 inch color illustrations.Another 12 paintings are reproduced as small color illustrations. For many years...

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1974 Texaco Dealer Calendar
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Near Fine (mild wear, unused as a calendar), John Berkey, Berkey, John, Texaco, 1974, 1st, 9 inches, 9 inches, 28 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, spiralbound, English

13 Berkey paintings reproduced as full-page 7x7 inch color illustrations. For many years during the 1960s and 1970s, John Berkey created the paintings...

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1975 Texaco Dealer Calendar
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Near Fine (light wear, unused as a calendar), John Berkey, Berkey, John, Texaco, 1975, 1st, 9 inches, 9 inches, 28 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, spiralbound, English

12 Berkey paintings reproduced as full-page 7x7 inch color illustrations. For many years during the 1960s and 1970s, John Berkey created the paintings...

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1976 Texaco Dealer Calendar
  $25.00
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Near Fine (light wear, unused as a calendar), John Berkey, Berkey, John, Texaco, 1976, 1st, 9 inches, 9 inches, 28 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, spiralbound, English

12 Berkey paintings reproduced as full-page 7x7 inch color illustrations. For many years during the 1960s and 1970s, John Berkey created the paintings...

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1977 Texaco Dealer Calendar
  $25.00
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Near Fine (light wear, unused as a calendar), John Berkey, Berkey, John, Texaco, 1977, 1st, 9 inches, 9 inches, 28 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, spiralbound, English

13 Berkey paintings reproduced as full-page 7x7 inch color illustrations. For many years during the 1960s and 1970s, John Berkey created the paintings...

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1978 Texaco Dealer Calendar
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Near Fine (light wear, unused as a calendar), John Berkey, Berkey, John, Texaco, 1978, 1st, 9 inches, 9 inches, 28 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, spiralbound, English

13 Berkey paintings reproduced as full-page 7x7 inch color illustrations. Another 12 paintings are reproduced as small color illustrations. For many...

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1979 Texaco Dealer Calendar
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Near Fine (light wear, unused as a calendar), John Berkey, Berkey, John, Texaco, 1979, 1st, 9 inches, 9 inches, 28 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, spiralbound, English

13 Berkey paintings reproduced as full-page 7x7 inch color illustrations. Another 12 paintings are reproduced as small color illustrations. For many...

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Jordi Bernet, Trillo, Eduardo Maicas, Carlos, Bernet, Jordi, Big Wow Art & Auad Publishing, 2006, 1st, 12 inches, 9 inches, 96, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Signed by the artist! A beautiful hardcover book in English devoted to Bernet’s comic strip about a good-hearted prostitute. Clara de...

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Animal'z - Art Catalogue
  $150.00
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Enki Bilal, Bilal, Enki, Limited to 3000 copies, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Artcurial, Paris, 2009, 1st, 14 inches, 11.25 inches, 200 pages, over 350 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

An oversize, 200-page, hardcover catalog presenting 350 original drawings shown at the Hotel Marcel Dassault in 2009. Includes an interview with Bilal,...

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Mary Blair, Blair, Mary, Very Good+ (bottom of the spine worn, bottom edge showing mild shelfwear, upper corners showing light wear, otherwise clean, bright and unread), New York, Golden Books, 2012, 1st, 978-0375870446, 11 inches, 9.25 inches, 160 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print! Much of the art in this Mary Blair collection is cleaner and sharper than even the original publications! And it includes the unabriged...

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Baby's House (#80)
  $75.00
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NF (only lightly worn), Mary Blair, McHugh, Gelolo, Blair, Mary, Simon & Schuster, 1950, 1st, 8 inches, 6.5 inches, 28 pages, 29 color illustrations , Hardcover, pictorial boards

A first edition of Mary Blair's first illustrated book.

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Very Fine, Mary Blair, McHugh, Gelolo, Blair, Mary, Golden Books, 2010, Reprint, 9780375854606, 8 inches, 6.75 inches, 24 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Mary Blair's first children's book. Back in print to share with your kids. “Here is Baby's door. Let’s open it.” Preschoolers will...

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John Canemaker, Mary Blair, Canemaker, John, Blair, Mary, Very Fine in Very Fine Dustjacket, Walt Disney Family Foundation Press, San Francisco, 2014, 9781616287931, Hardcover, cloth, English

Beloved Disney designer Mary Blair has charmed generations with her vibrant, whimsical creations, from stunning art direction for Cinderella and Peter Pan...

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R. O. Blechman, NF/VG+ (slight shelfwear, one small dustjacket tear), Blechman, R. O., Hastings House, 1980, 1st, cloth

A collection of Blechman's best work. Illustrations and animations and previously unpublished comic strips and sketchbook drawings. A new autobiographical...


R. O. Blechman, NF/NF price-clipped dustjacket (slight spotting to top edge otherwise Fine), Blechman, R. O., Hastings House, 1980, 1st, cloth

A collection of Blechman's best work. Illustrations and animations and previously unpublished comic strips and sketchbook drawings. A new autobiographical...

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The Juggler Of Our Lady
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R. O. Blechman, Fine/Fine, Blechman, R. O., Stewart Tabori & Chang, 1997, 1st thus, pictorial boards

A medieval legend. A Christmas story retold in pictures and captions by Blechman at the age of 23. First published in 1953 and out-of-print for decades.

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Christopher Blossom, Blossom, Christopher, Near Fine (light shelwear), Shelton, The Greenwich Workshop Press, 2001, 1st, 9780867130720, 0-86713-072-5, 8.5 inches, 11 inches, 80 pages, 36 full-page color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

36 paintings. From the Publisher: Christopher Blossom grew up on the eastern seaboard, the son and grandson of well-known illustrators, so it's not...

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The Art of Chesley Bonestell
  $200.00
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Chesley Bonestell, Miller, Frederick C. Durant III, Ron, Bonestell, Chesley, Fine in a Near Fine dustjacket (only light shelfwear), London, Paper Tiger, 2001, 1st, 1855858843, 12 inches, 9.25 inches, 256 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

This is the ultimate book on Bonestell. The number and quality of reproductions makes this the one to have. A complete biography and career retrospective,...

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Fine, George Booth, Booth, George, Avon Flare, 1976, 1st Paperback Edition, 10.25 inches, 7 inches, 128 pages, 112 cartoons, Softcover, wraps, English

A collection of Booth's New Yorker cartoons 1969-1975.

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George Booth, VG+/VG+ (top edge foxed, white dustjacket slightly darkened), Booth, George, Dodd Mead, 1975, 5th, 396072097, boards

A collection of his New Yorker cartoons 1969-1975.

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Watercolor Landscape
  $45.00
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Rex Brandt, Brandt, Rex, Near Fine in Very Good dustjacket (small tears, mild wear to dustjacket), Reinhold, New York, 1963, 1st, 10.7 inches, 8.5 inches, 160 pages, 16 pages in color, over 150 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Focusing on landscapes, Brandt reveals the principles & concepts of California scene painting with examples by himself, George Post, Phil Dike, Emil...

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Reynold Brown: A Life in Pictures
  $225.00
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Daniel Zimmer and David J. Hornung, Reynold Brown, Zimmer and David J. Hornung, Daniel, Brown, Reynold, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket still in publisher's shrinkwrap, St. Louis, Illustrated Press, 2008, 1st, 9780982004128, 12.25 inches, 9.75 inches, 224 pages, over 500 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. First printing of 1000 copies. From the publisher: William Reynold Brown (1917-1991) was a prolific American artist whose career...

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Daniel Zimmer, Reynold Brown, Zimmer, Daniel, Brown, Reynold, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's original shrinkwrap, St. Louis, Illustrated Press, 2017, 1st revised, 9780982004128, 12.25 inches, 9.75 inches, 304 pages, over 500 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This spectacular new book explores the life and work of Reynold Brown, one of the greatest movie poster artists in Hollywood history. This whopping 304...

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Daniel Zimmer, Reynold Brown, Zimmer, Daniel, Brown, Reynold, One of 100 numbered copies signed by the author, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in Very Fine slipcase in the publisher's original shrinkwrap, St. Louis, Illustrated Press, 2017, 1st revised, 9780982004128, 12.25 inches, 9.75 inches, 304 pages, over 500 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The out-of-print Special Edition in Slipcase of the 2017 Expanded Edition. The Special Edition features a full-color bookplate signed and numbered by...

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David Innes Of Pellucidar
  $25.00
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John Coleman Burroughs, NF (edges slightly soiled otherwise Fine--flat, tight & clean), Burroughs, Edgar Rice, Burroughs, John Coleman, House of Greystoke, 1968, 1st, wraps

Book illustrations and comic book stories of Pellucidar by John Coleman Burroughs.

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Fine, George Butler, Gaines, Charles, Butler, George, Simon & Schuster, 1984, 1st, 0671441051, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 192 pages, over 100 black & white photographs, Softcover, color wraps, English

The first edition and first printing of this "inside account of the world of women's bodybuilding, written by Charles Gaines, with photographs by George...

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Leslie Cabarga, Cabarga, Leslie, tiny nick top back cover otherwise Very Fine, New York, Dover Publications, Inc., 1992, 9780486270821, 0486270823, 11 inches, 8.25 inches, 42 pages, 22 black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

22 fax forms in black and white designed by Leslie Cabarga in a style reminiscent of commercial art of the 1920s and 30s. This book is from the estate...

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Oscar Cahen: Canada's Groundbreaking Illustrator
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Roger Reed, Jaleen Grove, James Hill, Oscar Cahen, Reed, Jaleen Grove, James Hill, Roger, Cahen, Oscar, Very Fine, Illustration House, New York, 2011, 2nd, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 76 pages, 135 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Oscar Cahen was an incredible illustrator living and working in Canada. Elements of his illustrative works (1931-1956) will remind you of Harry...

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Near Fine/Very Good+ (dustjacket has mild edgewear and small tears), Josef Capek, Pomajzlová, Alena, Capek, Josef, Municipal House in Prague, 2003, 1st, 8086339238, Hardcover, cloth, English, Czech

A rare monograph on the Czech artist Josef Čapek who died in Bergen-Belsen concentration camp. This volume is only in five libraries in the entire U.S....

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Nick Cardy, Signed by the artist, VF, Cardy, Nick, Little Eva Ink, 2011, 1st, pictorial boards, English

Nick Cardy was with the 3rd Armored Division and kept a sketchbook from training in Florida, battle in Belgium and Germany, to post V-E Day duty in Paris....

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