Science Fiction / Fantasy Artists

 
Limited to 1000 sets, Very Fine, Profiles in History, Calabasa, CA, 2016, 1st, 14.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 334 pages, over 320 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Comic & Illustration Art Auction and The Frank Darabont Collection Set: (2) spectacular 10.5 x 14.5 inch limited edition coffee-table catalogs. (1)...

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Colorvision (1981)
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Ron Cobb, Cobb, Ron, Near Fine (incredibly crisp and glossy but has a faint bump/crease to the upper corner of the back cover, very flat, tight, clean), Sydney, Wild & Woolley, 1981, 1st, 090933143X, 11.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 84 pages, color and black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

We acquired this new, unread copy direct from the artist's stash in Australia. It is incredibly crisp and glossy but has a faint bump/crease to the upper...

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Colorvision (1981)
  $120.00
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Ron Cobb, Cobb, Ron, Near Fine (incredibly crisp and glossy but has faint bumps to the two open corners, very flat, tight, clean), Sydney, Wild & Woolley, 1981, 1st, 090933143X, 11.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 84 pages, color and black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

We acquired this new, unread copy direct from the artist's stash in Australia. It is incredibly crisp and glossy but has faint bumps to the two open...

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Coloriages avec Moebius
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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Near Fine (mild rubbing to the corners, 1/2" closed tear to one page, very flat, tight, clean), Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain, Paris, 2010, 1st, 13.5 inches, 9.4 inches, 24 pages, monochrome illustrations with 4 pages in color, Softcover, French wraps, French

A coloring book for the 2010 Moebius exhibition at the Fondation Cartier in Paris. Full of great line art by Moebius. Text in French.

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Alex Schomburg, Very Fine, Schomburg, Alex, Father Tree, 1986, 1st, wraps, English

The primary monograph on the comic book, pulp and sci-fi magazine cover artist. Produced with the assistance and cooperation of the artist.

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Michael Kaluta, Kaluta, Michael, Very Fine in Near Fine envelope (envelope flap has a 3/8 inch tear along the fold), Sal Quartuccio, Brooklyn, 1979, 1st, 14 inches, 11 inches, color

Four paintings and a pen & ink illustration made expressly for this portfolio and never reproduced since. Four 11" x 14" color plates in a black...

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Charles Vess Sketchbook
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Charles Vess, Vess, Charles, Near Fine (light cover wear, very flat, tight, clean), Tundra, Northampton, MA, 1991, 1st, 10.2 inches, 6.75 inches, 48 pages, black & white illustrations throughout with 9 pages in color, softcover, color wraps, English

9 full-page color illustrations and numerous black & white illustrations.

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Chaos - French 1st
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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Near Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (corners sharp, moderate wear to dustjacket edges), Paris, Les Humanoides Associes, 1991, 1st, 9782731607086, 12.7 inches, 10.7 inches, 92 pages, over 200 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A collection of over 200 color and black & white illustrations. This is the French first edition, in its original large square format, with a...

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Philippe Caza, Caza, Philippe, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, Sevres, Editions la Sirene, 1994, 1st, 9782840450580, 11 inches, 9.25 inches, 88 pages, 100 color plates and 11 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Out of print and quite scarce. Beyond his work in French comics (Metal Hurlant and more), Caza was a popular science fiction illustrator. This...

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Fine (sharp, very flat, tight, clean), Supergraphics, Wyomissing, PA, 1977, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, 2 color and 198 black & white illustrations, softcover, color wraps, English

A beautiful copy of this scarce 1977 original art catalog that was designed and produced by Steranko and Supergraphics. Similar in style & format to...

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John E. Petty, Grey Smith, Petty, Grey Smith, John E., Very Fine, Ivy Press, Dallas, 2009, 9781599673318, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 310 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Out of print. From the publisher: For decades, movie-going audiences thrilled to the adventures of their favorite heroes, as they watched these...

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Cages (NBM HC 1st)
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Very Fine, Dave McKean, McKean, Dave, NBM, 2002, 1st printing of the NBM edition, 11.5 inches, 8.75 inches, 496 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This is the 1st printing of the NBM edition after the 1998 Kitchen Sink edition. Collecting Cages #1-10 (1990-96). A graphic novel. Publisher's...

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Frank Frazetta, Frazetta, Frank, Fine plates in Near Fine envelope (light wear along edges), Opar Press, Clinton, LA, 1968, 1st, 15 inches, 11 inches, black & white, English

A sharp example of the original 1968 portfolio. This is the very first Frank Frazetta Portfolio, issued five years before Middle Earth's Frank Frazetta...

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Burning Inside: The Art of Jean-Sébastien Rossbach
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Very Fine, Jean-Sebastien Rossbach, Rossbach, Jean-Sebastien, CFSL Ink, 2012, 1st, 9782359470321, 11.75 inches, 8.25 inches, 256 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A ten-year retrospective of the French illustrator, known for his work for Magic: The Gathering, Marvel and Dark Horse. From the publisher: Whether...

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Brutal: The Art of Samwise
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Samwise Didier, Didier, Samwise, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, New York, Cernunnos, 2020, 1st, 9781419747755, 11.75 inches, 9 inches, 304 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: The first monograph by the art director for leading video game company Blizzard Entertainment Brütal: The Art of Samwise is a...

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Dave Stevens, Stevens, Dave, Limited to 2000 copies, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in Fine slipcase, Nevada City, Underwood, 2008, 1st, 9781599290317, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 304 pages, over 300 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

This Diamond Exclusive Collector's Edition has 16 extra pages of art (28 images) and a slipcase and was limited to 2000 copies. It quickly sold out. Brush...

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Brian Froud's World of Faerie
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Brian Froud, Froud, Brian, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, San Rafael, Insight, 2007, 1st, 9781933784137, 13 inches, 9.5 inches, 168 pages, over 300 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

There are also three little booklets within the book and in an envelope is a poster of a poem by Neil Gaiman . Out of print. From the publisher:...

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Brian Froud's Goblins 10 1/2 Anniversary Edition
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Ari Berk, Brian Froud, Berk, Ari, Froud, Brian, Fine, issued without dustjacket, New York, Abrams, 2015, 1st, 9781419718618, 11.7 inches, 9.7 inches, 96 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: If you brought home the first edition, you were in big trouble! If you bring home this new and expanded edition, you are in even...

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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Tokyo, PIE International, 2021, 1st, 9784756250018, 8.25 inches, 6 inches, 128 pages, 32 color and 32 black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, Japanese

32 color illustrations. The line art for each of those 32 illustrations is also reproduced. Introduction in English, the rest in Japanese. From the...

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Very Fine in shrinkwrap, Boris Vallejo, Commentary by Philip Jose Farmer, Vallejo, Boris, Workman, 1997, 1st, 12 inches, 12 inches, 24 pages, 13 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

A series of paintings, many never otherwise published.

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Biten
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Yoshitaka Amano, Amano, Yoshitaka, Signed by the artist with a drawing, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light shelfwear, flat tight, clean), Tokyo, Asahi Sonorama, 1999, 1st, 978-4257035787, 11.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 176 pages, softcover, wraps

A collection of the artist's work from 1989 to 1999. Executed entirely in traditional media, nothing digital here. "Journey through Amano's imagination....

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Christopher Zavisa, Berni Wrightson, Zavisa, Christopher, Wrightson, Berni, #247 of 300 hardcover copies signed on an extra-illustrated plate by Wrightson, Harlan Ellison (introduction), & Zavisa, clothbound in a matching cloth-covered, velvet-lined clamshell box, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in a Near Fine clamshell box (some small light brown stains on the grey cloth exterior of the box), Underwood-Miller, Novato, CA/Lancaster, PA, 1991, 1st Underwood-Miller printing, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 360 pages, 100 color and 300 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

#247 of 300 hardcover copies signed on an extra-illustrated plate by Wrightson, Harlan Ellison (introduction), & Zavisa, clothbound in a matching...

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Christopher Zavisa, Berni Wrightson, Zavisa, Christopher, Wrightson, Berni, Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (dustjacket edgerubbed with several tears), Detroit, MI, Land of Enchantment, 1979, 1st, 0960382801, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 360 pages, 100 color and 300 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, leather, English

The original edition from 1979. A thorough retrospective of Wrightson's work through 1979 concluding with his illustration of Frankenstein. Chapters on:...

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Belles de Nuit
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Olivier Ledroit, Ledroit, Olivier, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, Les Editions Nickel, Viry-Châtillon, 2013, 978-2-9144-2049-5, 13.3 inches, 10.5 inches, 176 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, decorative cloth, French

An entire book devoted to Olivier Ledroit's paintings of women. Nudity. Several foldouts. Preface by Michel-Édouard Leclerc and an afterword by...

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Ralph McQuarrie, Very Fine/Very Fine, McQuarrie, Ralph, Dreams and Visions Press, 2013, 1st, 11 inches, 13 inches, 24 pages, color, English

For the 35th Anniversary of the original Battlestar Galactica TV series this year, Dreams and Visions Press has produced The Art of Ralph McQuarrie...

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Inscribed by Matt Gaser and Pat Presley with drawings, Very Fine, Culver City, Design Studio Press, 2013, 1st, 978-1-933492-70-4, 9 inches, 11 inches, 160 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Inscribed by Matt Gaser and Pat Presley with drawings. Featured artists include Christian Alzmann, David Le Merrer, Jackson Sze, Justin Ridge, Kilian...

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Barbarian Babes Portfolio
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Steve Fastner, Rich Larson, Fastner, Rich Larson, Steve, Very Fine plates, issued without a folder or envelope, S.Q. Productions, Toms River, 1994, 1st, 14 inches, 11 inches, color

Six color plates. The set of plates were issued shrinkwrapped without a folder or envelope.

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Back for More - Signed
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Berni Wrightson, Wrightson, Berni, Signed by the artist, Near Fine (light bump to the upper tip, very flat, tight, bright), Archival Press, Cambridge, MA, 1978, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 64 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

A very sharp copy of this 1978 collection: "Tales you've all seen before... Back for More." Seven early stories by Wrightson: The Last Hunters, Feed It!,...

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Babes, Beasts, and Brawn: Sculpture of the Fantastic
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Steve Kiwus, Kiwus, Steve, Very Fine, Milwaukie, OR, Dark Horse, 2006, 1st, 978-1-59307-013-7, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 160 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

"The Action-Figure Art of Steve Kiwus and Eightball Studios." A showcase of action figures and limited edition statues. The book features hundreds of...

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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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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, With a print limited to 1000 copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Buhl, France, Editions Caurette, 2021, 1st, 979-10-96315-88-8, 17 inches, 12 inches, 100 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards

A large format book (30 x 42 cm) reproducing one hundred never-before-seen drawings at their original size! Printed on a deluxe Fedrigoni 170g paper....

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H. P. Lovecraft, François Baranger, Lovecraft, H. P., Baranger, François, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Design Studio Press, Eagle Rock, CA, 20, 9781624650512, 14.25 inches, 10.75 inches, 64 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

An oversize illustrated book version of H.P. Lovecraft's novel of cosmic horror, At the Mountains of Madness. From the publisher: Return to the final...

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H. P. Lovecraft, François Baranger, Lovecraft, H. P., Baranger, François, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Design Studio Press, Eagle Rock, CA, 2020, 9781624650086, 14.25 inches, 10.75 inches, 64 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

An oversize illustrated book version of H.P. Lovecraft's novel of cosmic horror, At the Mountains of Madness. From the publisher: Arkham, 1933....

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At the Earth's Core
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Edgar Rice Burroughs, Burroughs, Edgar Rice, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Chenault & Gray Publishing, Little Rock, AR, 2018, 1st, 8.75 inches, 6 inches, 128 pages, Hardcover, cloth, English

A limited hardcover printing of the classic ERB sci-fi adventure novel with a great Frazetta cover.

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INSCRIBED & dated Sept. 1981 by the author, Fine/Near Fine, Arthur Spear, Spear, Jr., Arthur, Spear, Arthur, Warren Historical Society and St. Botolph Club, 1981, 1st, 11 inches, 8 inches, viii, 72 pages, 43 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth

Spear (1879 - 1959) was known primarily for paintings of nymphs, fauns, undersea dwellers, and other imaginary scenes. Inscribed & dated Sept. 1981...

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Art of Atari Poster Collection
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Tim Lapetino, Lapetino, Tim, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Mt. Laurel, NJ, Dynamite Entertainment, 2017, 1st, 978-1524103026, 16 inches, 12 inches, 40 pages, 40 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: The artwork of Atari inspired a generation and created a bridge from the simple on-screen graphics of its early games to the...

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Art of Atari - Signed 1st
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Tim Lapetino, Lapetino, Tim, Signed by the author, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Mt. Laurel, NJ, Dynamite Entertainment, 2016, 1st, 9781524101039, 11.25 inches, 9.9 inches, 350 pages, over 600 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The design history of Atari games. Signed by the author Tim Lapetino, an award-winning creative director/graphic designer and writer. From the publisher:...

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Terryl Whitlatch, Whitlatch, Terryl, Inscribed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Design Studio Press, Culver City, 2010, 1st, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, over 300 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

The scarce out-of-print hardcover printing of Terryl's first art book! This Mint copy is inscribed by the artist along with a charming color drawing of an...

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Animals Real and Imagined
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Terryl Whitlatch, Whitlatch, Terryl, Very Fine, Design Studio Press, Culver City, 2010, 9781933492926, 9 inches, 11 inches, 160 pages, over 300 color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Terryl is a graduate of and now instructor at the Academy of Art University where she teaches Wildlife Illustration and Creature Design. This book features...

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Fine, Andrew Robinson, Robinson, Andrew, Nextexit, 2006, 2nd, 11 inches, 9 inches, 100 pages, black & white, softcover, combbound, English

Andrew presents 100 pages of sketches, doodles, and the designing process. The bulk of the book is made up of cover designs and comic page layouts (2 or 4...

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Fine/Fine, Bob Eggleton, Eggleton, Bob, Paper Tiger, 1995, 2nd, 128 pages, 102 color and 8 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth

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Aleksi Briclot, Briclot, Aleksi, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, CFSL Ink, 2010, 1st, 9782359470093, 12.5 inches, 10 inches, 192 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards

Briclot is a fantasy illustrator working in games, comics, book illustration. This lavish coffee table book is full of paintings and color art and has ten...


Near Fine, Frank Brunner, Brunner, Frank, Steven R. Johnson, 1978, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 56 pages, 5 color and 46 black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

The Brunner Mystique - Vol. 2. Rare and previously unpublished art.

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Adventure Kartel (Near Fine)
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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Spine sunned, one lower corner bumped, otherwise Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, San Diego, IDW Publishing, 2014, 1st, 9781631400339, 17.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 100 pages, 2 dp and 43 fp color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Ashley Wood's artistry in a grand 11" x 17" format! This gorgeously oversized hardcover presents the comics, posters, conceptual designs, sketches, and...

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Adventure Kartel
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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, San Diego, IDW Publishing, 2014, 1st, 9781631400339, 17.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 100 pages, 2 dp and 43 fp color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Ashley Wood's artistry in a grand 11" x 17" format! This gorgeously oversized hardcover presents the comics, posters, conceptual designs, sketches, and...

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Kallamity (Luca Zampriolo), Kallamity (Luca Zampriolo), Very Fine, Eagle Rock, CA, Design Studio Press, 2019, 1st, 9781624650451, 11 inches, 9 inches, 176 pages, color illustrations and photos, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: Weingart Lieutenant Richard Mertzbow (aka "Mertz") has been stuck on the mysterious Abakan Base in solitude for decades, while war...

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A Mountain Harvest Cookbook
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Near Fine (flat, tight & unread), Jeffrey Jones, Sickler, Roberta, Jones, Jeffrey, Doubleday, 1985, 1st, 10.5 inches, 7 inches, xiv, 226 pages, 75 black & white text illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Jones contributes 75 pen and ink drawings of herbs, fruits and vegetables as well as a color cover to this natural foods cookbook.

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A Midsummer Night's Dream
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Near Fine (slight shelfwear otherwise Fine), Charles Vess, Shakespeare, William, Vess, Charles, Donning, 1988, 1st, 0898657105, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, x, 93 pages, 12 color plates, 2 color illustrations, 9 full-page black & white and 14 text illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Scarce.

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