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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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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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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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Alain Lachartre, Lachartre, Alain, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (spine slightly sunned), Editions Robbert Laffont / Magic Strip, Paris, 1986, 1st, 10.9 inches, 14.4 inches, 244 pages, over 250 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, French

"Objective Pub: The Comic Strip and Advertising, Yesterday and Today." A massive pictorial survey of Bande Dessinee characters and Bande Dessinee...

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Milo Manara, Manara, Milo, Limited to 1000 copies, Fine, l'Echo des Savanes / Albin Michel, Paris, 1986, 1st, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 66 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

An advance preview limited edition of Milo Manara's graphic novel. From the back cover: "This non-commercial edition of Le Parfum de l'Invisible is...

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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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Tex: L'Uomo di Atlanta
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Claudio Nizzi, Jordi Bernet, Nizzi, Claudio, Bernet, Jordi, Near Fine (mild wear to covers, spine and binding tight), Sergio Bonelli, Milan, 1996, 1st, 11.7 inches, 8.25 inches, 240 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, Italian

A giant 224-page graphic novel featuring Italy's favorite comic book character, the Western sheriff Tex. This volume features art by guest artist Jordi...

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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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Massimiliano Frezzato, Frezzato, Massimiliano, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Strasbourg, Editions Caurette, 2018, 1st, 979-1096315161, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 384 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Frezzato's Les Gardiens du Maser (Keepers of the Maser) collected for the first time. The complete six album epic in one book! Plus 30 pages about the...

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Al Severin, Severin, Al, One of 999 numbered copies signed by the artist, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Brussels, Enigma, 2006, 1st, 9789085090175, 9085090172, 12 inches, 8.5 inches, 64 pages, black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards

We located the last copies of this glorious art book with a Belgian distributor and bought them out. This is one of my favorite artists and one of my...

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Christophe Arleston, Alessandro Barbucci, Arleston, Christophe, Barbucci, Alessandro, Limited to 1600 copies, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Toulon, Soleil, 2018, 1st, 978-2-302-06986-2, 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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Gainsbourg (Hors Champ)
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Joann Sfar, Sfar, Joann, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Dargaud, 2010, 11.7 inches, 9.2 inches, 451 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial cloth, French

Joann Sfar delivers in this book event the entire history of Gainsbourg that he has wanted to tell for a long time. A story told in comics and story boards....

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Tueur de Monde
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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Very Good+ (front free endpaper trimmed along the topedge, mild wear to the covers, interior Fine), Casterman, Paris, 1988, 1st thus, 10 inches, 7.5 inches, 48 pages, 43 panels in full color, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, French

The front free endpaper of this copy has been trimmed along the topedge. And the top edge of the front endpaper has been roughly cut with some chips....

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Pupshaw And Pushpaw
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Jim Woodring, Woodring, Jim, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Tokyo, Presspop Gallery Publishing, 2004, 1st, 978-4990081294, 6 inches, 8.5 inches, 36 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

Published by Presspop Gallery in Tokyo: "We have been producing carefully designed and sculpted art toys since the year 2000, working with craftsmen and...

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Didier Cassegrain, Cassegrain, Didier, #174 of the first 900 copies which are numbered & signed by the artist, Very Fine, Comix Buro, Paris, 2009, 1st, 8.75 inches, 7.1 inches, 48 pages, color, softcover, wraps, French

Out of print. One of the first 900 copies which were numbered & signed by the artist. A second collection of drawings, character designs, and color...

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Ziblyne et Bettie
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Denis Sire, Sire, Denis, Near Fine in Very Good dustjacket (light bumps to lower corners and spine ends, two large tears to the dustjacket), Paris, Les Humanoides Associes, 1992, 1st, 9782731610444, 12.5 inches, 9.4 inches, 56 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

"a very strange and fancy story." Denis Sire redrew a large part of his original 'Bois Willys' stories for this 1992 edition. In addition, this features...

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Takamichi Art Works
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Takamichi, Takamichi, Fine in Fine dustjacket in Fine obi band, Japan, Movic, 2002, 1st, 9784896015683, 11.75 inches, 8.3 inches, 128 pages, 78 full-page color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, Japanese

The first book devoted to Takamichi, the cover artist of the manga Comic LO ("LO" stands for "lolita only"), with 78 cover pieces by Takamichi reproduced as...

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Tactics Ogre Art Works
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Tiny bump to each of the lower corners otherwise Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket with Very Fine obi band, Japan, Square Enix, 2011, 2nd, 9784757532182, 12 inches, 8.7 inches, 232 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, Japanese

A full color hardcover art book devoted to the video game series Tactics Ogre. Sections: Tarot images, character illustrations, class images, character...

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Yves Chaland, Chaland, Yves, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, Marcinelle, Champaka Brussels / Dupuis, 2019, 1st, 9782390410027, 12.7 inches, 9.3000000000000007 inches, 384 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

"Yves Chaland: A Life in Drawings" This book is incredible and a must-have for any fan of Chaland. It presents over 300 originals chronologically, "scanned...

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Charles Burns, Burns, Charles, Near Fine (light wear to the edges, very flat, clean, unused), Leuven, Belgium, Beeld Beeld, 2010, 1st, 9781151022219, 47 inches, 33 inches, color

The poster of the Charles Burns Expo (exhibition) at M -- Museum Leuven or simply M -- an art museum in the inner city of Leuven, Belgium, in the super...

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Manchu, Manchu, #514 of 900 numbered copies signed by the artist, Fine, Comix Buro, Paris, 2008, 1st, 8.75 inches, 7.1 inches, 48 pages, color, softcover, wraps, French

An Out-of-print collection of sketches, drawings, designs, and color renderings by the French science fiction artist-illustrator-designer. Minimal text in...

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Tex Avery
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Patrick Brion, Tex Avery, Brion, Patrick, Avery, Tex, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (top edge of dustjacket lightly rubbed), Paris, Chene, 1984, 2nd 2000, 9782851083715, 12.5 inches, 10 inches, 176 pages, over 300 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, boards, French

A detailed filmography of every one of Avery's films for Warner Bros., MGM & Universal. Each entry includes credits, synopsis, and a frame from the...

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Bastien Vives, Vives, Bastien, Fine in Near Fine to Fine dustjackets (occasional slight rubbing to some dustjackets), Paris, Delcourt, 2012-2013, 7.2 inches, 5.2 inches, 6 x 192 pages, black & white, Softcover, wraps, French

A series of comic strips by Bastien Vivès, collected thematically: Video Games, Family, Love, The Blogosphere, War, and Comic Books. We have six of...

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Phil Cordier, Thierry Martin, Cordier, Phil, Martin, Thierry, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Komics Initiative, Notre-Dame-d'Oé, 2021, 1st, 9 inches, 6.75 inches, 96 pages, duotone illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, French

A new, very limited pulp story, illustrated by the French bd creator, illustrator, and storyboard artist Thierry Martin. An illustrated novella in French....

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Les Doodles De Franquin, Tome 1
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Limited to numbered copies, Very Fine, Andre Franquin, Franquin, Andre, Marsu, 2003, 1st, 9782912536617, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

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Le Trombone Illustre
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Limited to 6000 numbered copies, Very Fine, Andre Franquin, Franquin, Andre, Marsu, 2005, 1st, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A collection of Franquin cartoons for Le Trombone magazine. Franquin created elaborate Aragones-like comic scenes incorporating the magazine title into the...

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Un Monstre Par Semaine
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Limited to 6000 numbered copies, Very Fine, Andre Franquin, Franquin, Andre, Marsu, 2005, 1st, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

"A Monster a Week." A collection of Franquin cartoons. Text in French.

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Andre Juilliard, VF, Juilliard, Andre, Chasse-Maree, 2007, 1st, cloth spine, pictorial boards, French

Text in French.

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Outre Tombe Coffret
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Richard Di Martino, VF in a NF slipcase (one small bump to edge of slipcase), Leturgie, Jean and Simon, Di Martino, Richard, Vents d'Ouest, pictorial boards, French

A slipcased set of the first three volumes of this series: a great gory horror comedy Belgian-style. In volume one, college kids partying in a big house must...

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Le Monstres De Franquin 2
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Limited to 4000 numbered copies, Very Fine, Andre Franquin, Franquin, Andre, Marsu, 2003, 1st, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Limited to 4000 numbered copies. A collection of Franquin sketches in pencil and ink. Also available:  ...

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Very Fine, Julio Ruelas, Ruelas, Julio, Editorial RM, 2007, 1st, 9789689345053, Softcover, stiff oversize cloth wraps, Spanish, English

This is a generous collection of works by Julio Ruelas (1870-1907), an illustrator and painter of cadavers, hanged satyrs, bewitching maidens, sudden...

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Zep
Le Monde de Zep
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Very Fine, Zep, Zep, Glenat, 2004, 9782723447454, Softcover, molded vinyl, French

A full-color retrospective of the work and career of Zep, the creator of the bestselling Titeuf! Over 400 color illustrations!

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Alpha ...Directions
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Jens Harder, Harder, Jens, Very Fine, Paris, Actes Sud, 2009, 12.25 inches, 8 inches, 360 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The history of the world, from the Big Bang to the emergence of the earliest humans, told in thousands of pictures, with very few words. In this album of...

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Beta ...Civilisations, Volume 1
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Jens Harder, Harder, Jens, Very Fine, Actes Sud, Paris, 2014, 1st, 12.25 inches, 8 inches, 368 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

An incredible tome. The history of the world, from the emergence of the earliest human civilizations to 1 A.D., told in thousands of pictures, with very few...

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Zoo - La Visite
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Philippe Bonifay, Frank Pe, Bonifay, Philippe, Pe, Frank, Very Fine/Very Fine, Marcinelle, Dupuis, 2009, 10.75 inches, 11 inches, 120 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, French

An art book exploring the work of animalier Frank Pe and the world of Zoo, the best-selling comic series by Frank Pe and Philippe Bonifay. From the...

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Tony Sandoval, Sandoval, Tony, Limited to 666 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Paquet, Geneva, 2015, 1st, 12 inches, 8.75 inches, 144 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

This deluxe edition is limited to 666 copies. Tony's latest graphic novel mixes watercolor painted pages and inked pages which were colored later. This...

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Matthieu Bonhomme, Bonhomme, Matthieu, Very Fine, Dupuis, Marcinelle, 2014, 1st, 12.5 inches, 9.4 inches, 256 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Collects all five volumes of the first cycle, or story arc, in one volume, in a slightly larger format, in black and white, with pages specially reworked by...

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Star Wars, Objets du Mythe
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Patrice Girod, Arnaud Grunberg, Girod, Arnaud Grunberg, Patrice, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Hachette, Paris, 2016, 1st, 12.2 inches, 10.2 inches, 448 pages, over 800 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

"Star Wars, Objects of Myth: Original pieces, unpublished archives. The saga revealed by its cult objects." A huge treasure trove of original artwork and...

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Serge Clerc, Clerc, Serge, One of 2500 numbered copies signed by the artist on a bound-in color print, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Marcinelle, Dupuis, 2017, 1st, 9782800174808, 11.75 inches, 8.5 inches, 336 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

An absolutely beautiful archival collection of Serge Clerc's "noir" comics, illustrations, posters, album and magazine covers, and ex-libris. Reproduces...

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Yokai
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Shigeru Mizuki, Mizuki, Shigeru, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Cornelius, 2017, 1st, 978-2360810901, 9.5 inches, 12 inches, 208 pages, 32 full-page color and 166 full-page black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, French

A beautifully produced collection of 32 full-page color and 166 full-page black & white illustrations by Shigeru Mizuki of yokai. This 208-page...

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Blutch: Un Autre Paysage
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Blutch, Blutch, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrink wrap, 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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L'Art de Morris
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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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