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Friedrich Durrenmatt, Sergio Toppi, Durrenmatt, Friedrich, Toppi, Sergio, Fine, Milan, Studio Michelangelo Edizioni, 2003, 1st, 8890098309, 10.5 inches, 7.75 inches, 48 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps

Eleven full-page pen & ink drawings illustrate this story by Swiss author and playwright Friedrich Dürrenmatt (1921 - 1990). The story is in the...

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Very Good+ in Very Good+ dustjacket (mild shelfwear with a touch of flairing to the lower front corner, otherwise flat and tight), Japan, 2011, 1st, 9784905033035, 11.75 inches, 8.5 inches, 328 pages, black & white with 16 pages in color, Softcover, wraps, Japanese

An entire book reproducing animation drawing sequences and effects drawing sequences. For the 2009 Japanese animated film Evangelion: 2.0 You Can (Not)...

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The Incal - British Edition
  $45.00
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Alejandro Jodorowsky, Moebius (Jean Giraud), Jodorowsky, Alejandro, Moebius (Jean Giraud), Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, London, Self Made Hero, 2011, 2nd, 9781906838393, 10.5 inches, 7.75 inches, 316 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The British edition. From the publisher: The Incal is a comic masterpiece illustrated by acclaimed artist Moebius and written by Alejandro...

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Rolf
  $35.00
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Richard Corben, Corben, Richard, Very Good+ (moderate wear to spine ends and corners, moderate rubbing to covers, interior clean and very sound), Les Humanoides Associes, Paris, 1980, 2731600152, 11 inches, 8.4 inches, 64 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Corben's full-length fantasy story Rowlf--in French--in color.

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Seigo Takatsuka, Takatsuka, Seigo, Very Good+ in Very Good+ dustjacket (seven pages folded over at the corner otherwise Fine, light edgewear to dustjacket), Japan, 2000, 1st, 9784875862444, 10.75 inches, 9 inches, 88 pages, over 70 color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, Japanese

Asaki yumemishi : Takatsuka seigo gashu = Asaki was dreamed: Seigo Takatsuka Illustrations Seigo Takatsuka (1930-2007) was a Japanese realist painter who...

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Yasushi Nirasawa, Nirasawa, Yasushi, Fine in Very Good dustjacket (vellum dustjacket chipped, book is sharp, tight, flat), Tokyo, Hobby Japan, 1998, 1st, 978-4894251908, 12 inches, 8.75 inches, approx. 200 pages, over 200 color photographs, Hardcover, pictorial boards

From the Introduction: This is a collection of three dimensional modeling works by an illustrator and modeler, Yasushi Nirasawa, who continues creative...

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Inside Moebius, Tome 6
  $195.00
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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Limited to 3500 copies, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Stardom/Moebius Production, 2010, 1st, 9782908766462, 9.6 inches, 7 inches, 120 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

This final volume has the best artwork in the series. Since published in English, this is the original first edition/printing, self-published by Moebius,...

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Gesta Dei - Signed & Numbered
  $100.00
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Carlos Nine, Nine, Carlos, #832 of a limited edition signed by the artist, Fine, El Yeite Ilustrado, Buenos Aires, 2003, 1st thus, 12.2 inches, 8.5 inches, x, 107 pages, black & white, softcover, French wraps

Out of print. "Enciclopedia Grafica de los Asuntos Humanos y de las Cosa en General. Ordenada, Escrita y Dibujada por Carlos Nine de la Academia...

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Katsuya Terada, Terada, Katsuya, Fine in Very Good+ slipcase (book is tight, clean and unrea, Japan, 1999, 9784063300833, 8.75 inches, 7.75 inches, 300 pages, over 300 color and black & white illustrations, softcover, French wraps, Japanese

Terada has worked in illustration, manga, movies, and character design. This two inch-thick paperback collects well over 300 of his drawings, illustrations...

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Flamboyant - Ugetsu Hakua Works
  $45.00
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Hakua Ugetsu, Ugetsu, Hakua, Fine in Fine slipcase, Mediaworks, Japan, 2005, 1st, 11.3 inches, 8.3 inches, 128 pages, color and black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps

Hakua Ugetsu's first art book. 128 pages of art: 89 color illustrations (either full-page or double-page) plus 33 pages of b&w drawings. The artist's...

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Flash by Benjamin
  $150.00
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Benjamin, Benjamin, Fine, Paris, Xiao Pan, 2008, 12.6 inches, 9.6 inches, 160 pages, color, softcover, French wraps, French

This is the long out of print art book devoted to Chinese comic artist and illustrator Benjamin (artist-writer of Orange, Remember, and One Day). A large...

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Lucy l'Espoir
  $50.00
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Patrick Norbert, Tanino Liberatore, Norbert, Patrick, Liberatore, Tanino, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Paris, Capitol Editions, 2007, 1st, 9782355560002, 13.75 inches, 10.2 inches, 80 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The original edition in a 10 x 14 inch oversize format. An anthropological graphic novel that realistically reconstructs the prehistoric life of early...

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Wallace Wood, Wood, Wallace, Very Fine, Angouleme, 2020, 1st, 21 inches, 15.75 inches, color

Wallace Wood was the subject of a career retrospective museum exhibition at the 2020 FIBD -- The 47th International Festival of Bande Dessinee in Angouleme,...

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Out of stock
Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, Brühl, Max Ernst Museum Brühl des LVR, 2019, 1st, 978-3-944453-18-7, 12.4 inches, 10 inches, 272 pages, Approx. 260 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

Our limited supply is now scheduled to arrive in September 2020. The books will ship from our Torrance store as soon as they arrive. If you would like to...


Robert Crumb, Crumb, Robert, Very Fine, International Festival of Bande Dessinee, Angouleme, 2000, 1st, 21 inches, 15.75 inches, color, French

After winning the International Festival of Bande Dessinee's Grand Prix in 1999, Robert Crumb created this wild grotesque painted image especially for the...

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Quatre-Vingt Huit
  $495.00
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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light bump to the upper edge of the rear board, corners sharp, pages flat and clea, Paris, Casterman, 1990, 1st, 2-203-34602-7, 9.75 inches, 10.9 inches, 65 pages, 94 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A very sharp copy of a scarce collection of Moebius' abstract paintings and drawings. This book had one printing in 1990 and was never reprinted. Minimal...

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Zep
Zep, Zep, Very Fine, Angouleme, 2005, 1st, 21 inches, 15.75 inches, color, French

The official poster for the 32nd Annual International Festival of Bande Dessinee at Angouleme in 2005. Zep won the festival's Grand Prix in 2004 and created...

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Claire Wendling, Wendling, Claire, Very Good+ (small bump to the bottom edge, light wear to the covers) issued without dustjacket, Soleil, Toulon, 2010, 1st, 14.7 inches, 11.75 inches, 64 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, French

This oversized 2010 French edition of our own Claire Wendling art book is long out of print and quite scarce.  Sketches and finished poster art by...

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Daisies: Affogato all'Amarena
  $325.00
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Claire Wendling, Wendling, Claire, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Soleil, Toulon, 2010, 1st, 14.7 inches, 11.75 inches, 64 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, French

This oversized 2010 French edition of our own Claire Wendling art book is long out of print and quite scarce.  Sketches and finished poster art by...

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Gisele et Beatrice
  $26.00
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Benoit Feroumont, Feroumont, Benoit, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Marcinelle, Dupuis, 2018, 1st, 979-1034730339, 10.25 inches, 8 inches, 128 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

From Benoit Feroumont, animator and the creator of the BD series Le Royaume, a modern day, erotic social satire. Beatrice is stuck in a depressing office...

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Flesh Empire
  $30.00
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Yann Legendre, Legendre, Yann, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Casterman, 2019, 1st, 9782203164314, 10.9 inches, 7.75 inches, 128 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Yann Legendre is an internationally recognized illustrator, designer and art director based in Paris. His illustrations have appeared in the Wall Street...

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Mon Traitre
  $30.00
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Pierre Alary, Alary, Pierre, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Rue De Sevres, Paris, 2018, 9782369814740, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 144 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A graphic novel written, illustrated and colored by Pierre Alary based upon the novel by Sorj Chalandon. Alary's two albums, Mon Traitre and Retour a...

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Retour a Killybegs
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Pierre Alary, Alary, Pierre, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Rue De Sevres, 2019, 1st, 9782369819028, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 164 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A graphic novel written, illustrated and colored by Pierre Alary based upon the novel by Sorj Chalandon. Alary's two albums, Mon Traitre and Retour a...

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Seuls sont les indomptes
  $35.00
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Max de Radiguès, Hugo Piette, de Radiguès, Max, Piette, Hugo, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Sarbacane, 2019, 1st, 9782377311057, 10.5 inches, 7.7 inches, 176 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A graphic adaptation of Edward Abbey's 1956 novel "The Brave Cowboy," made into the 1962 noir Western film "Lonely Are the Brave" starring Kirk Douglas from...

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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Glenat, 2019, 1st, 9782344034972, 12.75 inches, 9.7 inches, 48 pages, color, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, French

A new volume in this series of original Mickey Mouse stories by Europe's biggest comics creators. The first two titles in this series were published in...

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Super Mickey - Disney / Glénat
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Pieter de Poortere, de Poortere, Pieter, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Glenat, 2019, 1st, 9782344034767, 12.75 inches, 9.7 inches, 64 pages, color, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, French

The creator of the rude and irreverent wordless Dickie strips has produced a wordless Disney album!  A new volume in this series of original...

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Captain Death
  $29.00
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Alexis Bacci Leveillé, Bacci Leveillé, Alexis, Very Good - Back cover and interior page warping, Paris, Casterman, 2019, 1st, 9782203196957, 7.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 220 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, French

Alexis Bacci Leveillé, a graduate of the Gobelins School, is a animation storyboard artist who entered the bande dessinee field as the co-creator and...

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Alain Kokor, Kokor, Alain, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Futuropolis, 2019, 1st, 9782754824262, 11.5 inches, 8.7 inches, 128 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Kokor's latest graphic novel is an absolute beauty, with charming style and character design and crystal clear storytelling. With an 8-page sketchbook...

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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Les Humanoides Associes, 2019, 1st, 9782731629262, 12.5 inches, 9.4 inches, 136 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

For the serious Moebius fan, this collection of early stories drawn by Jean Giraud shows his development on his way to becoming "Moebius." It includes...

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François Walthéry, Walthéry, François, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Brussels, Champaka Brussels, 2019, 1st, 9782390410041, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 384 pages, over 400 illustrations, most in color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Over 400 illustrations, most in color, primarily of original art. Walthery is the last of the great "classic" cartoonists of Le Journal de Spirou as...

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Arzak, Le Rocher Print
  $35.00
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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Paris, Moebius Productions, 2019, 26 inches, 19.5 inches, color, French

A vibrant color print on thick Epson stock. Gloss finish. 49.5 x 66.5 cm (19.5" x 26")

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l'Humain
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Diego Agrimbau, Lucas Varela, Agrimbau, Diego, Varela, Lucas, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Dargaud, 2019, 1st, 9782205080476, 11.25 inches, 8.5 inches, 144 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

I am a big fan of Argentinean artist Lucas Varela and his previous albums L'Heritage du Colonel and Le jour le plus long du futur (a wordless graphic...

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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Les Humanoides Associes, 2019, 1st, 9782731627237, 12.5 inches, 9.4 inches, 480 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

This 480-page omnibus includes all the Arzach episodes, The Airtight Garage serial, The Horny Goof, The Long Tomorrow, The Man from Ciguri, and...

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Floc'h, Floc'h, One of 2777 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Brussels, Champaka Brussels, 2019, 1st, 9782390410058, 11.4 inches, 11.9 inches, 120 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A new Floc'h art book! And a signed and numbered limited edition to boot! From the publisher: Illustration has always been the secret garden of Floc'h...

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Blutch: Un Autre Paysage
  $70.00
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Blutch, Blutch, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Paris, Dargaud, 2019, 1st, 9782205079586, 12.5 inches, 9.25 inches, 240 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

"Blutch Drawings 1994-2018" A beautiful art book and exhibition catalog of Blutch drawings in a variety of media, with more drawings than have ever been...

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Sir Alfred
  $29.00
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Tim Hensley, Hensley, Tim, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Dargaud, 2018, 1st, 9782205078299, 12.75 inches, 9.75 inches, 48 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Tim Hensley's Sir Alfred No. 3 , the final publication of Alvin Buenaventura's Pigeon Press, was only released in English as an oversize comic book in a...

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Deux Mille Meuf
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F'Murrr, F'Murrr, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Dargaud, 2019, 1st, 9782205080391, 8.5 inches, 5.25 inches, 280 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, decorative cloth with an onlaid color plate, French

From the publisher: Each year, F'murr makes unique greeting cards for his friends. In 2009, he decided to draw two thousand girls, sketched on the...

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L'Art de Morris
  $70.00
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Morris, Morris, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Dargaud, Paris, 2015, 9782884713672, 11.8 inches, 11 inches, 312 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A massive art book devoted to Maurice de Bevere (1923-2001) better known as "Morris" and his most popular creation Lucky Luke. Published to coincide with a...

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à l'intérieur des Yôkaï
  $40.00
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Shigeru Mizuki, Mizuki, Shigeru, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Bordeaux, Cornelius, 2018, 1st, 9782360811465, 11.7 inches, 8.9 inches, 96 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, French

Wonderfully wacky anatomical cutaways of Japanese mythological beings. From the publisher: Forget everything you thought you knew about the...

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Contes-Saumatres
  $30.00
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Yann, Berberian, Bodart, Boucq, Clarke, Denis, Dupuy, Gabrion, Hermann, Juillard, Michetz, Rossi, Wendling, Zep, Yann, Berberian, Bodart, Boucq, Clarke, Denis, Dupuy, Gabrion, Hermann, Juillard, Michetz, Rossi, Wendling, Zep, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Marcinelle, Dupuis, 2019, 1st, 9791034730322, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 96 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

This new edition of two comic anthologies from 1997 and 1998 contains Claire Wendling's last published comic book story : a twisted version of The Little...

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Haiku - Signed & Numbered
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Olivier Cinna, Cinna, Olivier, Limited to 2000 copies with a color print signed & numbered by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Marcinelle, Dupuis, 2019, 1st, 9782800170725, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 56 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, French

Olivier Cinna is the artist of Hibakusha, a French graphic novel set in post-war Japan. This is an entire book of cinna's Japanese-inspired calligraphic...

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Oscar Martin, Martin, Oscar, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Ominiky Ediciones, Mallorca, 2019, 1st, 13.2 inches, 9.7 inches, 96 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

Over 120 illustrations of Oscar Martin's Solo characters and world. Four pages of text in English, Spanish, and French. From the artist/publisher: I...

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Tha August Tharrats Artbook
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Tha (August Tharrats), Tha (August Tharrats), Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Ominiky Ediciones, Mallorca, 2019, 1st, 12 inches, 8.9 inches, 96 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

Any new book from Spanish illustrator Tha is cause for celebration. This artbook gathers a selection of illustrations done between 1994 and 2019 for...

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Dédales, Tome 1
  $35.00
Charles Burns, Burns, Charles, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Bordeaux, Cornelius, 2019, 1st, 9782360811649, 11.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 64 pages, color, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, French

The first volume of Charles Burn's new graphic novel, published exclusively worldwide by Cornelius Editions. The graphic novel will not be serialized in...


Paris sous les eaux
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Joann Sfar, Sfar, Joann, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Gallimard Loisirs, 2018, 1st, 9782742457564, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 64 pages, 60 full-page color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

60 watercolor cartoons of Paris life by Joann Sfar. From the publisher: This art book collects the great drawings that Joann Sfar publishes in Paris...

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Virginie Augustin, Augustin, Virginie, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Glenat, 2019, 1st, 9782344020654, 12.75 inches, 9.5 inches, 72 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Virginie Augustin studied animation at the École des Gobelins before working for Walt Disney on films like 'Tarzan' and 'Hercules.' Her comics...

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Vincent Brugeas, Ronan Toulhoat, Brugeas, Vincent, Toulhoat, Ronan, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Glenat, 2018, 1st, 9782344012475, 12.75 inches, 9.5 inches, 64 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The team responsible for the historical war epics Block 109 and Ira Dei bring sweep and intensity to The Black Colossus. Includes 8 pages exclusive...

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Love Nest
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Charles Burns, Burns, Charles, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Cornelius, 2016, 2nd 2019, 9782360811281, 6 inches, 6.75 inches, 128 pages, over 100 black & white illustrations with 8 pages in color, Hardcover, cloth, French

Love Nest is an art book composed of totally new material by Charles Burns. Created especially for Cornélius, it is not available in any other...

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