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Fine/Near Fine, Thomas Heath, Charles, and William Heath Robinson, Robinson, Thomas Heath, Charles, and William Heath, Chris Beetles Ltd., 1992, 1st, Hardcover, cloth, English

This catalogue contains over 350 color and black & white illustrations by this trio of British illustrators. With a text & biographies by Geoffrey...

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Range Murata, Murata, Range, Fine in a Fine slipcase, Wanimagazine, Tokyo, 2004, 1st, 11.75 inches, 8.25 inches, 200 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, Japanese

A superbly printed collection of color illustrations by artist/illustrator Range Murata. Over half the book (120 pages) is devoted to full-page color...

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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), One of 999 numbered copies, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket in publisher's shrink wrap, Paris, Les Humanoides Associes, 2017, 1st, 978-2731631272, 16 inches, 12.25 inches, 56 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

This oversize 30x40cm (12 x 16 inch) edition of l'Homme du Ciguri was only published in France. It is beautifully printed on heavy uncoated stock and...

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Jesper Ejsing, Ejsing, Jesper, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Buhl, Editions Caurette, 2019, 1st, 9791096315222, 11.2 inches, 8.5 inches, 408 pages, over 300 full-page and double-page color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

A Free 20"x28" Poster is included while supplies last! (Courtesy of Jesper!) Jesper Ejsing is a freelance Danish artist, famous for the illustrations...

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François Walthéry, Walthéry, François, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Marcinelle, Champaka Brussels / Dupuis, 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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Wallace Wood, Wood, Wallace, Limited to 1250 copies, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Festival International de la Bande Dessinee, Angouleme, 2020, 1st, 13.75 inches, 10 inches, 160 pages, over 150 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

This is the catalogue to the museum exhibition ("Les mondes de Wallace Wood" or "The Worlds of Wallace Wood") mounted for the Angouleme Comics Festival in...

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Yoshiharu Tsuge, Tsuge, Yoshiharu, Limited to 1200 copies, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Festival International de la Bande Dessinee, Angouleme, 2020, 1st, 13.75 inches, 10 inches, 160 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

NOW IN STOCK! This is the catalogue to the museum exhibition ("Yoshiharu Tsuge: être sans exister" or "Yoshiharu Tsuge: to be without...

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Jordi Bernet, Bernet, Jordi, One of 100 signed & numbered copies, Very Fine in Very Fine box, Edizioni Di, Italy, 2017, 1st, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, color and black & white, Italian

21 plates--9 color plates and 12 black & white plates. The first plate is numbered and signed by Bernet. Plus one cover plate and one limitation...

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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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Frank Pe: Une Vie en dessins
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Frank Pe, Pe, Frank, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Marcinelle, Champaka Brussels / Dupuis, 2020, 1st, 9782390410188, 12.7 inches, 9.37 inches, 320 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Frank Pe is an animal specialist with his own private menagerie at his home in Belgium. Like Claire Wendling or Terryl Whitlatch, his animal art is...

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Claire Wendling, Wendling, Claire, Signed by the artist, Near Fine (mild wear to the bottom tips, otherwise very flat, tight, clean), Le Cycliste, Bordeaux, 2005, 1st, 12 inches, 12 inches, 16 pages, color, wirebound

Long out of print. A portfolio of thirteen new color illustrations by Claire Wendling of girls and their pets: big and small, wild or domesticated. A...

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Raule, Roger, Raule, Roger, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Dargaud, 2021, 1st, 9782505075387, 13.7 inches, 10.7 inches, 208 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

As a fan of inking, I really like these big black and white editions. If you only have the shrunken down American edition , then you need this 14 inch tall...

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God (Japanese edition)
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VG+ (two bottom corners bumped otherwise Fine), Peter Max, Max, Peter, Hayakawa Shobo, 1970, 1st thus, Hardcover, pictorial boards, Japanese, English

Psychedelic pop art by the iconic seventies artist Peter Max. With the words of Swami Sivananda, Himalayas. Text in English and Japanese.

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Heaven Departed
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Marshall Arisman, VG+, Arisman, Marshall, Tokyo Designer School, 1989, 1st, wraps, Japanese, English

A series of dark paintings musing on the Pandora's box of nuclear weapons.

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Schweres Eis Voraus!
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Zdenek Burian, Aick, Gerhard, Burian, Zdenek, Near Fine, Vienna, Verlag Carl Ueberreuter, 1955, 240 pages, 1 color and 11 full-page black & white plates, map endpapers, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, German

Subtitled, "Der Kampf um die Nordwest-Passage" (The Struggle for the Northwest Passage). Pen and ink drawings by Burian of arctic adventurers. Text in German.

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Fushigi Circus
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First printing limited to 10,000 copies worldwide, Very Fine, Mark Ryden, Ryden, Mark, PIE Books, 2006, 1st, Hardcover, cloth, English, Japanese

"Mysterious Circus." A beautifully produced, clothbound collection of the works of Mark Ryden. A survey of 55 of Ryden's most impressive works from...

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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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Toygiants
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Daniel & Geo Fuchs, Print run of 2500 copies, VF/VF, Varol, Selim, Fuchs, Daniel & Geo, Verlag fur moderne Kunst Nurnberg, 2007, 1st, 9783939738190, pictorial boards

This is the limited first printing of this art photography book. 180 color illustrations, five foldout pages. All text in English, German, and Japanese....

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#16 of 30 copies signed by the artist with an original sketch, Very Fine, Al Severin, Severin, Al, Editions Michel Deligne, 1985, 1st, 786864419, 160 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps

An early work by Al Severin: a group of three inter-related short stories about a group of grunts. Text in French. In 2008, 30 copies were signed and...

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Didier Conrad, VF, Yann, Conrad, Didier, Dargaud, 2000, 1st, pictorial boards

The first five albums in an single volume. This collection features an extra 26-page bonus section of unpublished sketches.

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Josepe, Signed by the artist with a drawing, VF/VF, Josepe, Scutella, 2009, 1st, 9782918111023, pictorial boards, English, French

"A cruise in the world of chance happenings." Each full-page sketch is faced by its title in both French and English. "Quand la raison s’endort un...

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Stars (Edition Crocodile)
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Near Fine, Sebastian Kruger, Kruger, Sebastian, Edition Crocodile, 1997, 1st, 14.25 inches, 10.5 inches, 96 pages, color, Hardcover, Pictorial boards, German

A full color collection of Kruger's celebrity portrait-caricatures: nearly 80 paintings of stars from the worlds of cinema, music, art, literature and...

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Emile Bravo, VF in VF slipcase, Bravo, Emile, Dupuis, 2008, Later, pictorial boards, French

This deluxe collector's edition has two volumes in a slipcase. The second volume reproduces the album in pencil form. "For Emile Bravo, the graphic...

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L'Art De La Fessee
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Milo Manara, NF/Fine (light stress at hinges otherwise Fine), Enard, Jean-Pierre, Manara, Milo, Le Marquis/Glenat, 1988, 1st, padded pictorial boards

The first edition, first printing of Manara's illustrated edition of The Art of Spanking. 21 full-page and 60 text illustrations in color. Text in French....

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Fine (all corners sharp, covers clean, binding tight), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Charlier, Jean Michel, Moebius (Jean Giraud), Novedi, 1986, 1st, 11.5 inches, 8.75 inches, 48 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A Fine condition First Printing of Le Bout de la Piste (published in English as The End of the Trail).

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Very Fine, Juanjo Guarnido, Diaz Canales, Juan, Guarnido, Juanjo, Dargaud, 2003, 1st, 2205051997, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 56 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A fine condition first printing (in French parlance, an "Edition Originale" or "E.O.") of the second Blacksad book.

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Inscribed by the artist with a drawing / dedicace, Fine, Philippe Dupuy, Charles Berberian, Dupuy, Charles Berberian, Philippe, Les Humanoides Associes, 1988, 2nd Edition, printed in 2000, 9782731614138, 11.75 inches, 9 inches, 48 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Inscribed by the artist with a nice ink brush drawing of Henriette (a dedicace).

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Nicole Claveloux
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Fine, Nicole Claveloux, Claveloux, Nicole, Volksverlag, 1981, 3886310620, Hardcover, pictorial cloth, German

A thick collection of short comic stories by Nicole Claveloux  (born 1940), a French illustrator, painter, and comics artist. This 176-page German...

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Insights, Vol. 1
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Limited to 500 copies, Fine, Sebastian Kruger, Kruger, Sebastian, Faustmann & Schonebaum GbR, 2011, 1st, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A small artbook/process book with a Drawings & Sketches section and two  extended photography sections detailing Kruger's process as he creates two...

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Limited to 3500 copies, Very Fine, Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Stardom, 2007, 1st, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The third volume of Moebius' stream of consciousness comics. Appearances by Major Fatale, Blueberry, Arzach, Malvina, and other characters, and Moebius...

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Benjamin Von Eckartsberg, Thomas Von Kummant, Von Eckartsberg, Benjamin, Von Kummant, Thomas, Very Fine, Paquet, Geneva, 2006, 1st, 12.6 inches, 9.4 inches, 160 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

"After the success of the first volume of The Chronicle of the Immortal, and in front of the talent of the two young authors, it very quickly appeared for...

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Kerascoet, Kerascoet, Fine in publisher's shrinkwrap, Paris, Soleil, 2014, 1st, 9782302042766, 12.5 inches, 10.6 inches, 324 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial cloth, French

A massive coffee table art book devoted to the artists of Miss Pas Touche, Jolies Tenebres, and Beaute (Miss Don't Touch Me, Beautiful Darkness, and...

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Cybersix 1
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Carlos Trillo, Carlos Meglia, Trillo, Carlos, Meglia, Carlos, Near Fine (covers rubbed and scuffed, interior Very Fine), Vents d'Quest, Paris, 1994, 2869673086, 11.5 inches, 7.75 inches, 192 pages, black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Before Meglia began working for Dark Horse and DC, he had success with this Argentinian comic series about a genetically engineered heroine (which was also...

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Christophe Arleston, Olivier Vatine, Arleston, Christophe, Vatine, Olivier, Limited to 1500 copies, Fine, Soleil, Toulon, 2009, 1st, 15 inches, 10.5 inches, 49 pages, black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

An out-of-print limited edition oversize album reproducing Vatine's inked pages prior to coloring. Cixi is a recurring character in Christophe Arleston's...

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Christophe Arleston, Olivier Vatine, Adrian Floch, Arleston, Christophe, Vatine, Adrian Floch, Olivier, Very Fine, Soleil, Toulon, 2013, 1st, 15 inches, 11 inches, 152 pages, black & white, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, French

This oversize special edition contains all three "Cixi of Troy" volumes in black & white! The first 104 pages are pencilled and inked by Olivier...

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Al Severin, Severin, Al, One of 150 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, La Grande Ourse, Landenne, 2010, 1st, 11.75 inches, 8.25 inches, 36 pages, color and black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps

A fantastic sketchbook by Belgian illustrator and bande dessinée artist Al Severin. Page after page of Severin sketch pages; faces, clothed and...

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The Eyes of Bayonetta
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Near Fine, Enterbrain, Japan, 2010, 978-4047266131, 11.75 inches, 8.5 inches, 224 pages, over 1000 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, Japanese

A Japanese art book featuring designs for the video game: Characters, Angels, Demons, Weapons, Accessories, Environments.

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Nicolas De Crecy
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Nicolas De Crecy, De Crecy, Nicolas, Edition of 4000 copies, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, MEL Publisher, 2016, 1st, 9791094823002, 12 inches, 10.5 inches, 344 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A comprehensive retrospective of this illustrator and bande dessinee artist's work. In French. From the publisher: The first illustrated monograph...

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Very Fine, Marcinelle, Dupuis, 2015, 1st, 9782800165714, 12 inches, 10.5 inches, 312 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

200 covers from the French weekly magazine "Le Moustique" 1946-1964. From the publisher: We know the beautiful covers of the Journal de Spirou made by...

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Very Fine, Art Ludique, Le Musee, Paris, 2015, 1st, 9.75 inches, 11.75 inches, 236 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

A profusely illustrated catalog to the 2015-2016 Paris museum exhibition. All text is in both French and English. The museum's description: Art...

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Limited to 999 numbered copies, Very Fine, Paris, Galerie Glenat, 2016, 1st, 9782344015094, 12.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 86 pages, 43 full-page and 12 smaller color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, French

The original limited edition catalog--limited to 999 copies--issued on the occasion of the exhibition in tribute to Katsuhiro Otomo for the 43rd...

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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Limited to 2500 copies, Very Fine/ Very Fine, Stardom, Paris, 2009, 1st, 10.25 inches, 6.75 inches, 128 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps, French

The out-of-print limited edition of Moebius' last Arzak graphic novel. This was released almost a year in advance of the Glenat edition. The pages...

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L'Irresistible Ascension
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Serge Clerc, Clerc, Serge, Very Fine, Paris, Editions Reporter, 1999, 1st, 2908710137, 9.2 inches, 6.4 inches, 80 pages, two-color illustrations, softcover, French wraps, French

I am a huge fan of Serge Clerc and this special edition is a showcase of his finer qualities: a bold graphic clear line; wit, appeal, and joie de vivre....

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Very Fine, Art Ludique, Le Musee, Paris, 2015, 1st, 11 inches, 9 inches, 228 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps

A profusely illustrated catalog to the 2015 Paris museum exhibition. All text is in both French and English. The museum's description:...

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Monde Mutant - Signed
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Jan Strnad, Richard Corben, Strnad, Jan, Corben, Richard, Signed and dated 12-13-19 by Jan Strnad on his Preface page, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Campus, Bayonne, France, 1983, 2nd, 11.6 inches, 8.9 inches, 80 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The French edition of Mutant World. Includes eight pages not published in the original serialization in Warren's 1984. Individual Prefaces by Strnad and...

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Adam Warren, Warren, Adam, Very Fine, Milwaukie, Dark Horse Comics, 1996, 1st, 978-1569711729, 10 inches, 6.5 inches, 117 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

A beautiful first printing of this out of print graphic novel from 1996. From the publisher: The Dirty Pair have fought hard to maintain a reputation...

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Pierre Lambert, Lambert, Pierre, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Huginn & Muninn (les Editions Granovsky), Paris, 2017, 1st, 11.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 240 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Pierre Lambert's latest Disney Animation art book following Sleeping Beauty, The Jungle Book, and Snow White . Like those volumes, this volume is...

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Christophe Arleston, Alessandro Barbucci, Arleston, Christophe, Barbucci, Alessandro, Limited to 1800 copies, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Toulon, Soleil, 2018, 1st, 978-2-302-06507-9, 15 inches, 10.5 inches, 64 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

This limited oversize deluxe edition reproduces Barbucci's inked pages before coloring, as well as 15-pages of color and black & white sketches. From...

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