Pin-up Art

 
Bruce Timm, Timm, Bruce, One of 1000 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in Near Fine slipcase (light wear to slipcase), Santa Cruz, Flesk, 2011, 1st, 9781933865317, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 304 pages, over 325 illustrations, mostly in color, Hardcover, boards, English

The Signed & Numbered Hardcover Edition of this massive collection of Timm's nudes and good girl art--the only hardcover edition--long out of print....

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Alberto Vargas, Vargas, Alberto, Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (mild wear and several small tears to edges of dustjacket), Playboy Press, Chicago, 1972, 1st, 11 inches, 8.3 inches, 128 pages, 116 color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

A scarce collection in softcover, I have only seen one other hardcover copy in my life! This copy was "From the private library of Hugh Hefner's." Attached...

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Doug Sneyd, Sneyd, Doug, #88 of 500 copies signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in Fine slipcase, Dark Horse, Milwaukie, 2011, 1st, 12.5 inches, 9.75 inches, 248 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This signed & numbered slipcased edition was limited to just 100 copies and sold out prior to publication! This copy is new and unread. "The...

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R. C. Harvey, Harvey, R. C., #88 of 100 numbered copies signed by the artist, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear to top edge of dustjacket, 3/4-inch closed tear along spine), Seattle, Aeon, 1996, 1st, 9781883847234, 10.75 inches, 8.375 inches, vi, 138 pages, over 300 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

Signed & numbered by the artist on an illustrated bookplate attached to the front endpaper. Only 100 hardcovers were made. Here are over 300 of...

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The Art of Pin-Up - Boxed Edition
  $200.00
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Dian Hanson, Sarahjane Blum, Louis Meisel, Hanson, Sarahjane Blum, Louis Meisel, Dian, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in a Near Fine carrying box, Cologne, Taschen, 2014, 1st, 978-3836535700, 19.5 inches, 13.5 inches, 546 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards

Armstrong, Bolles, Elvgren, Frahm, Medcalf, Moran, Mozert, Petty, and Vargas. The Art of Pin-Up is one of Taschen's XL series of super oversize volumes...

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#59 of 150 deluxe editions signed by the artist on an extra color plate, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Bill Presing, Presing, Bill, 2008, 1st, 7.25 inches, 6 inches, 192 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial cloth, English

This deluxe edition has a tipped-in signed & numbered color bookplate with an extra illustration of a sexy blonde covered only by her book!...

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Gil Elvgren, Elvgren, Gil, Very Fine in Very Fine box in open original cellophane wrap, St. Louis, MO, Stancraft Products (Brown & Bigelow), nd (circa 1960s), 3.5 inches, 2.5 inches, color, English

"This is your private collection of beautiful girls from the master hand of Gil Elvgren." A vintage set of full-color plastic coated playing cards...

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Alfonso Azpiri, Azpiri, Alfonso, #97 of 1000 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear to dustjacket edges), Heavy Metal, Rockville Center, NY, 2002, 1st, 12.75 inches, 9.6 inches, 88 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This deluxe edition has cloth covers and a dustjacket and is signed & numbered with an extra full-page illustration. This stylish Spanish artist is...

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Very fine in very fine dust jacket, in original shrinkwrap, Karen Essex and James L. Swanson, Karen Essex and James L. Swanson, General Publishing Group, 1996, 1st, 11 inches, 9.5 inches, 288 pages, over 500 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

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Dave Stevens, Stevens, Dave, Limited to 1500 deluxe hardbound copies signed by Stevens on a limitation page with a color illustration of a blonde nude, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Kansas City, MO, Ursus, 1991, 1st, 0942681134, 15.25 inches, 11.5 inches, 40 pages, 17 color plates, 2 color and 11 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, leather, English

Limited to 1500 deluxe hardbound copies signed by Stevens on a limitation page with a color illustration of a blonde nude. This copy is signed by Stevens...

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Bill Morrison, Dan DeCarlo, Morrison, Bill, DeCarlo, Dan, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Fantagraphics, Seattle, 2006, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 208 pages, over 300 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, boards, English

Long out of print. The first career retrospective of the great Archie comics artist: a fitting tribute to the life and art of one of the world's...

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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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Gabriele Pennacchioli, Pennacchioli, Gabriele, One of 100 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine plates in Very Fine portfolio, Les Sculpteurs de Bulles, Cresserons, 2020, 1st, 13 inches, 10.5 inches, color, English

Gabriele Pennacchioli's first portfolio, limited to 100 numbered copies signed by the artist. This beautiful and luxurious collectible gathers 53 of his...

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Oh, Wicked Wanda!
  $175.00
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Frederic Mulally, Ron Embleton, Mulally, Frederic, Embleton, Ron, Very Good+ (mild cover wear, edges lightly rubbed, pages flat & bright, binding tight), Penthouse, New York, 1975, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 224 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

Penthouse's answer to Little Annie Fanny. Written by Frederic Mullally and stunningly illustrated by Ron Embleton. This serial was featured in Penthouse...

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#114 of 150 deluxe editions signed by the artist on an extra color plate, Very Fine, Bill Presing, Presing, Bill, 2008, 1st, 7.25 inches, 6 inches, 192 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial cloth, English

#114 of 150 deluxe editions signed by the artist on an extra color plate: a sexy blonde covered only by her book! A second collection of pin-up...

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Alberto Vargas, Vargas, Alberto, Inscribed by the artist, Fine, Playboy Enterprises, Chicago, 1963, 1st, 8 inches, 11 inches, color

An autograph from possibly the twentieth century's foremost pin-up artist. A Vargas girl page trimmed from the July 1963 issue of Playboy magazine and...

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Alberto Vargas, Vargas, Alberto, Inscribed by the artist, Fine, Playboy Enterprises, Chicago, 1963, 1st, 8 inches, 11 inches, color

An autograph from possibly the twentieth century's foremost pin-up artist. A Vargas girl page trimmed from the October 1963 issue of Playboy magazine and...

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Stefano Piselli, Riccardo Morrocchi, Franco Saudelli, Piselli, Riccardo Morrocchi, Stefano, Saudelli, Franco, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Florence, Glittering Images, 1998, 1st, 9788882750008, 8882750000, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 126 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

A big beautiful hardcover monograph on the Italian comic book artist. The focus here is on his bondage and foot fetish illustrations. Contents:...

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The Mousetrap
  $150.00
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Near Fine (corners slightly rubbed, light thumbdents, otherwise flat, clean), Carl Macek & Associates, Yorba Linda, 1970, 1st, 12 inches, 8.75 inches, 74 pages, color and black & white, softcover, spiralbound with cardstock covers, English

The Mousetrap was published in 1937 by Ward Ritchie in a limited numbered edition of 500 for the Disney Studio. It was an unofficial in-house publication...

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Lady: Lisa Lyon - Inscribed 1st
  $150.00
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Bruce Chatwin, Robert Mapplethorpe, Chatwin, Bruce, Mapplethorpe, Robert, Warmly inscribed by Lisa Lyo, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (some slight yellowing to pages edges, some slight yellowing and wear to dustjacket), New York, Viking Press, 1983, 1st, 0670430137, 11 inches, 9 inches, 128 pages, 115 black & white photographs, Hardcover, boards, English

Warmly inscribed by Lisa Lyon on the half-title: "For Kent with Love XX / Lisa Lyon / LA '83" Robert Mapplethorpe's photographic celebration of...

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Alex Chun, Dan DeCarlo, Chun, Alex, DeCarlo, Dan, Very Good+ (mild cover wear, lower corner bent from cover to cover, spine sound, interior clean), Seattle, Fantagraphics, 2007, 1st, 9781560978794, 7.75 inches, 5.75 inches, 216 pages, over 200 two-color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: For more than 40 years, Dan DeCarlo was best known for his definitive rendition of Archie Comics' Betty and Veronica, two of comics'...

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Jungle Queens - Signed 1st
  $125.00
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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Signed by the artist, Faint thumbdent to the pages otherwise Very Fine, Brandstudio, Bayside, 2008, 1st, 12.5 inches, 8.75 inches, 48 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A selection of Frank's jungle-themed art from the last ten years. Includes the Shanna the She-Devil and Jungle Girl covers (sans logos and text); Cavewoman...

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Eric Kroll, Bill Ward, Kroll, Eric, Ward, Bill, Bump/crease to the top edge of about 50 pages otherwise Very Fine in a Very Fine dustjacket and Very Fine belly band in publisher's shrinkwrap (sharp corners and edges, clean), Taschen, Koln, 2006, 1st, 13.75 inches, 10.75 inches, 352 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards

This massive tome on Ward includes the most extensive and intimate biography of the artist extant. Out of print. From the publisher: "Ward's women...

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Alberto Vargas, Vargas, Alberto, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, Alfred van der Marck, New York, 1987, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 176 pages, over 250 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

This Catalogue Raisonne reproduces every Esquire Varga girl ever printed: the gatefolds, the calendars, the military edition covers, and every piece of...

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Inscribed by the artist, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Bill Presing, Presing, Bill, 2007, 1st, 9780979382406, 0979382408, 8.75 inches, 7.25 inches, 96 pages, color, hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

"Ten years of Cheesecake drawings 1997-2007." This is Bill's first pin-up art book. This Pixar artist's reputation as a good girl artist has been growing...

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Jeffrey & George Pratt Jones, Jeffrey Jones, Jones, Jeffrey & George Pratt, Jones, Jeffrey, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear to the dustjacket), Vanguard, Lebanon, NJ, 2000, 1st, 10.5 inches, 7 inches, iv, 124 pages, 2 color and about 216 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, leatherette, English

This copy is not signed but has the 16-page bonus portfolio of illustrations of the special hardcover edition. Over 200 drawings and sketches, mostly...

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Vaughn Bode's Erotica, No. 1
  $100.00
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Fine, Vaughn Bode, Bode, Vaughn, Last Gasp, 1983, 1st, 0867193166, Softcover, wraps, English

The first volume reprinting Vaughn Bode's color strips and pin-ups from Cavalier Magazine. Color strips and pin-ups from Cavalier Magazine April 1970 -...

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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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Leone Frollo, Frollo, Leone, Fine, Glamour International, Florence, 1997, 1st, 10.25 inches, 7.125 inches, 44 pages, 42 black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

A collection of 42 full-page erotic pencil drawings by the Italian comic artist (Mona Street).

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Shunya Yamashita, Yamashita, Shunya, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Japan, 2008, 1st, 11.75 inches, 8.4 inches, 128 pages, color, softcover, wraps, Japanese

Yamashita is a video game character designer & illustrator in the mold of Hyung-tze Kim and Hakua Ugetsu but Yamashita's art is softer and cuter. He is...

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The Pin-Up Art of Bill Wenzel
  $80.00
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Alex Chun, Bill Wenzel, Chun, Alex, Wenzel, Bill, Fine, Fantagraphics, Seattle, 2005, 1st, 7.75 inches, 5.75 inches, 200 pages, black & white with color highlights, softcover, color wraps, English

Out of print. One of the most prolific pin-up artists of the 20th Century finally gets his due. No other pin-up cartoon artist over a 30-year period...

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Eric Stanton, Stanton, Eric, Fine (very flat, tight, and clean), Glittering Images, Florence, 1993, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 160 pages, 80 color and over 300 black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps

A great large format collection of Eric Stanton's fetish illustration and comics, with 80 color and over 300 black & white illustrations, including...

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Fantaisie Erotique
  $75.00
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Didier Crisse, Fine/NF, Crisse, Didier, Soleil, 2000, 2nd, French

A collection of pin-up paintings and drawings by this best-selling French comic artist-writer. Predominantly girls alone, there are a few images of entwined...

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The Glamour Girls of Bill Ward
  $75.00
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Alex Chun, Bill Ward, Chun, Alex, Ward, Bill, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear to the edges of the vellum dustjacket), Seattle, Fantagraphics, 2003, 1st, 9781560975311, 12.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 176 pages, over 100 black & white illustrations, with 72 pages in color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print in hardcover. Over 100 black & white illustrations, with 72 pages in color. The majority of the images in this volume were drawn between...

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The Pin-Up Art of Dan DeCarlo
  $75.00
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Alex Chun, Dan DeCarlo, Chun, Alex, DeCarlo, Dan, Fine, Seattle, Fantagraphics, 2005, 1st, 9781560976196, 7.75 inches, 5.75 inches, 220 pages, two-color panel cartoons, some full-color, softcover, color wraps, English

Out of print. DeCarlo is best known as the Archie Comics artist and the man who created every adolescent American boys fantasy, Betty and Veronica....

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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Limited to 2200 Deluxe copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in Near Fine slipcase (small bump to the edge of the otherwise Very Fine slipcase), Santa Cruz, Flesk, 2019, 1st, 978-1-64041-026-8, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 120 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

This is the hardcover signed deluxe edition of the Ballpoint Beauties book. This edition comes with a bonus signature page, two gatefolds, premium cloth...

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Betty Page in Bondage #1
  $75.00
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Fine, Van Nuys, CA, Lyndon Enterprises Ltd, 1978, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 68 pages, 32 full-page black & white photos, Softcover, wraps, English

A very sharp copy of this digest-sized booklet devoted to Bettie Page in bondage. No nudity.

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Irving Klaw 10
  $75.00
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Irving Klaw, Klaw, Irving, Near Fine (light wear to covers and spine, overall clean and bright), Harmony Communications, Van Nuys, 1992, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, over 120 black & white photos, Softcover, wraps, English

"Fascinating photos from the '50s bondage era! Ten pages devoted to Bettie Page!" Over 120 commercial bondage photographs that were produced for...

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Irving Klaw, Klaw, Irving, Very Good+ (wear to covers and spine), Harmony Communications, North Hollywood, 1978, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, over 200 black & white photos, Softcover, wraps, English

The fourth retrospective volume of Irving Klaw photos 1947-1963. Includes over 200 commercial bondage photographs that were produced and sold through...

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Eldon Dedini, Dedini, Eldon, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket (CD poscket is unopened), Seattle, Fantagraphics, 2006, 1st, 9781560977278, 1560977272, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 240 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: For over 45 years, Eldon Dedini has been one of Playboy's most recognizable full-page gag cartoonists. With a masterful watercolor...

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Manara Esquisses
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Milo Manara, Manara, Milo, Limited to 300 copies, Very Fine, Huberty Breyne Editions, Brussels, 2018, 1st, 8.25 inches, 6 inches, 200 pages, black & white, Softcover, wraps, French

From a Manara exhibition at the Huberty & Breyne Gallery in Brussels, a limited edition collection of pencil drawings--almost all are studies or...

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The Pin-Up Art of Humorama
  $70.00
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Alex Chun, Jacob Covey, Chun, Jacob Covey, Alex, Near Fine (light shelfwear, very flat, tight, clean), Seattle, Fantagraphics Publishing, 2011, 1st, 9781560979593, 7.75 inches, 5.75 inches, 216 pages, two-color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps

From the publisher: During the 1950s, Abe Goodman - brother of Marvel Comics publisher Martin Goodman - was the largest buyer of cartoons in the world....

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Signed by the artist, Very Good to Near Fine (the corners of the books are bumped otherwise the books are Very Fine), Kristof Spaey, Spaey, Kristof, KS Books, 2015, 1st, 12 inches, 8.5 inches, 152 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the back cover: A stunningly beautiful woman, an evocative title and a sensational blurb, those were the (not so) secret ingredients of the American...

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Alberto Becattini, Bob Lubbers, Becattini, Alberto, Lubbers, Bob, Fine (unread, tight, and clean), Glamour International Associated, Firenze, 2001, 1st, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English, Italian


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Vectorama
  $60.00
Arthur De Pins, De Pins, Arthur, Near Fine (bumped lower cover corner), Toulon, Soleil, 2016, 1st, 978-2-302-04788-4, 13.75 inches, 11.5 inches, 224 pages, over 250 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

An exceptional large format retrospective of the work of Arthur de Pins, in advertising, video games, animation, magazine and book illustration, and comic...


Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, Image, Berkeley, 2006, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 112 pages, black & white, hardcover, cloth, English

Out of print. A collection of illustrations, covers, pin-ups, drawings & sketches. Selected from SKETCHES & SCRIBBLES, BOOK ONE, and SKETCHES &...

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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Near Fine (light shelfwear), Baltimore, Insight Studios Group, 2001, 1st revised, 1889317098, 12 inches, 9 inches, 96 pages, 26 color and over 100 black & white illustrations, softcover, French wraps, English

The out-of-print first art book on the Liberty Meadows creator and cheesecake specialist. With numerous rare images of Tarzan and Princess of Mars,...

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Joseph Michael Linsner, Linsner, Joseph Michael, Very Fine, Image, Orange, CA, 2002, 1st thus, 12 inches, 9 inches, 176 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Out of print. A retrospective of Linsner's cover and pin-up art, often featuring his creation Dawn. From the publisher: This much-anticipated...

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