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Miss Jisu Original Drawing
  $300.00
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Jisu Kim, Signed and dated by the artist, Fine, Kim, Jisu, 2019, 12 inches, 9 inches, English

A wonderfully detailed drawing rendered in Ink, White Marker, and Ink Wash on heavy drawing paper. Jisu Kim majored in Comic Art and since 2012 has been...

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Chaos - French 1st
  $150.00
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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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Verve, 1988-2005
  $95.00
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Ever Meulen, Meulen, Ever, Near Fine (mild bend to the lower corner, light shelfwear, very flat, tight, clean), Amsterdam, Oog en Blik, 2006, 1st, 978-9054921578, 11 inches, 9 inches, 208 pages, over 250 color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, French wraps

This excellent 2006 art book collects Meulen's most important graphic work from 1988 to 2005 (posters, covers, illustrations, serigraphs ...). Foreword...

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Silence, on Rêve (Near Fine)
  $150.00
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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Near Fine (upper corner very lightly bumped otherwise Very Fine, very bright, tight, clean), Casterman, Paris, 1991, 1st, 11.8 inches, 9 inches, 124 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Moebius contributed an 8-page comic story "Marie Dakar," provides 8 erotic illustrations and 8 other illustrations for this anthology he created and...

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La Deviation - First Printing
  $30.00
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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Very Good, issued without dustjacket (spine ends and corners rubbed, exposing white boards underneath, covers lightly rubbed), Humanoides Associes, Paris, 1980, 1st, 11.5 inches, 8.7 inches, 88 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

This volume collects eight stories and two one-pagers by Moebius that appeared in Metal Hurlant, Pilote, and Ah!Nana during the period 1973-1980 (including...

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Kenji Yanobe, Yanobe, Kenji, Fine in Near Fine slipcase (very lightly rubbed), Seigensha, Kyoto, Japan, 2005, 1st, 11.7 inches, 8.9 inches, 160 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Softcover, stiff wraps

Catalog of the exhibition "Kenji Yanobe - Kindergarten" held at the Toyota Municipal Museum of Art, Japan, from June 24-October 2, 2005. Text in English...

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Kenji Yanobe, Yanobe, Kenji, Fine in Near Fine slipcase (lightly rubbed) lacking CD, Seigensha, Kyoto, Japan, 2005, 1st, 11.7 inches, 8.9 inches, 160 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Softcover, stiff wraps

Catalog of the exhibition "Kenji Yanobe - Kindergarten" held at the Toyota Municipal Museum of Art, Japan, from June 24-October 2, 2005. Text in English...

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Near Fine (only light wear to the rear corners, very flat, tight, bright, clean), Gainax, Japan, 2013, 2nd, 14.3 inches, 10.1 inches, 192 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, Japanese

Production and pre-production artwork reproduced in a large 10 x 14 inch format. This special, limited illustration book was sold at the Evangelion...


Samurai Champloo Roman Album
  $25.00
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Fine in Fine dustjacket, Japan, Tokuma Shoten, 9784197202386, 11.4 inches, 8.5 inches, 104 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, wraps, Japanese

The original Japanese Samurai Champloo Roman Album of the hit TV animation series "Samurai Champloo" from the creators of the phenomenal Cowboy Bebop...

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Takamichi Art Works
  $75.00
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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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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Japan, Gainax, 2002, 1st, 498484107006, 11.75 inches, 8.4 inches, 200+200 pages, black & white with 48 pages in color, Softcover, color wraps, Japanese

These two groundwork volumes, 400 pages, in total, collect over 1200 animation drawings for Gainax Studios' anime series Mahoromatic - Automatic Maiden....

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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Japan, Gainax, 2005, 1st, 4984841018607, 11.75 inches, 8.5 inches, 272 pages, black & white with 16 pages in color, Softcover, color wraps, Japanese

This groundwork volume collects over 1000 animation drawings for Gainax Studios and Toei Animation's Re: Cutie Honey, a three-episode OVA (original video...


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Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, Japan, Sunrise Animation Studio, 2001, 1st, 9784835440248, 11.7 inches, 8.5 inches, 198 pages, over 800 black & white illustrations, wraps, Japanese

This book is a deep deep dive into the design work for the TV series Cowboy Bebop. Main characters, secondary characters, backgrounds, vehicles, props...


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Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, Japan, Gakken, 1999, 1st, 9784056020717, 11.75 inches, 9.1 inches, 94 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, Japanese

A full color art book for the anime series Cowboy Bebop, presenting profiles of the characters, illustrated with special art and film frames: primarily...


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Toshihiro Kawamoto, Kawamoto, Toshihiro, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in Fine obi band, Tokyo, Softbank Publishing, 2004, 1st, 9784797327816, 11.75 inches, 9.25 inches, 144 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, Japanese

A pristine copy of this full color art book of Cowboy Bebop character designs and illustrations by Toshihiro Kawamoto, character designer and animation...


Redline Super Anime Album
  $125.00
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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in Fine obi band, Japan, Gastonia, 2010, 1st, 9784864100465, 11.75 inches, 9.2 inches, 96 pages, over 900 color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, Japanese

Out of print. This full color art book covers the film story with 600 frames from the film, character profiles, concept art, animation drawings,...

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Steamboy Adventure Book
  $40.00
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Fine, Japan, Kodansha, 2004, 1st, 9784063645859, 11.75 inches, 9.25 inches, 144 pages, over 700 color and 40 black & white illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, Japanese

A complete story digest of Katsuhiro Otomo's animated feature Steamboy. Illustrated with lots of screen shots and design sketches. Frames, model sheets,...

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Near Fine (light shelf wear, very flat, tight, bright, clean), Movic, Japan, 2007, 4961524355686, 8.25 inches, 11.7 inches, 4 x 144 pages, 4 x 72 full-page black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, Japanese

Gainax Studios' mecha anime television series Gurren Lagann. Four 144-page A4 size books each with 72 full-page black & white illustrations printed...

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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Near Fine (upper rear corner lightly rubbed otherwise very sharp, tight, and clean), Comic Art, Rome, 1979, 1st, 12.7 inches, 9.5 inches, 48 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, Italian

From 1979, an Italian collection of 21 early Moebius comic stories in a large format in beautiful black & white (eleven pieces from 1963-64 and ten from...

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Metal Hurlant 30 Ans Vol. 1
  $50.00
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Moebius, Druillet, et al, Moebius, Druillet, et al, Limited to 1000 copies, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Les Humanoides Associes, Paris, 2005, 1st, 12.5 inches, 8.25 inches, 48 pages, 48 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

This commemorative book, limited to 1000 copies, chronicles the first 48 issues of the iconic comics magazine Metal Hurlant. Each page covers one issue with...

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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Inscribed by the artist, Very Good+ (all corners bumped, moderate cover wear, binding and interior very sound), Aedena, Paris, 1984, 1st, 12.2 inches, 9.75 inches, 104 pages, over 175 illustrations, about half in color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

This copy is wittily inscribed by the artist: the interior of this book was in bound upside down relative to the covers, so Moebius signed his name...

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Starwatcher - First Printing
  $275.00
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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Near Fine (covers and corners lightly rubbed, tight, clean), Aedena, Paris, 1986, 1st, 11.7 inches, 9.6 inches, 104 pages, over 140 illustrations, about half in color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A collection of Moebius illustrations from a variety of sources (covers, posters, prints, book illustrations, portfolios). Previously unpublished paintings,...

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Masamune Shirow, Shirow, Masamune, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (very light wear), Milwaukie, Dark Horse, 2003, 1st, 9784878922640, 11.3 inches, 8.5 inches, 116 pages, color and black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

Out of print. From the publisher: Dark Horse Comics is proud to present the third volume of Shirow Masamune's best-selling art book series Intron...

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Koji Morimoto, Morimoto, Koji, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in Very Fine obi band, Naomichi Doi, Tokyo, 2004, 1st, 11.5 inches, 9 inches, 264 pages, color, softcover, wraps

A pristine copy of this phonebook-sized collection of artwork by Japanese animator, designer & director Koji Morimoto. Concludes with a Curriculum Vitae...

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Thierry Martin, Martin, Thierry, Limited to 450 copies, Very Fine, Black & White Editions, Roeschwoog, France, 2016, 1st, 11 inches, 10.25 inches, 320 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, French

Out of print. A massive career retrospective devoted to the French bd creator, illustrator, and storyboard artist Thierry Martin. Printed in a very...


Olivier Ledroit, Ledroit, Olivier, Near Fine (lower corners lightly rubbed otherwise Very Fine) in shrinkwrap, Galerie Daniel Maghen, Paris, 2007, 1st, 14.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 32 pages, 15 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, French

Images from l'Univers Feerique d'Olivier Ledroit reproduced at poster size. 14 detachable prints on heavy card stock. Text in French.

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Coloriages avec Moebius
  $80.00
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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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Carlos Sampayo, José Muñoz, Sampayo, Carlos, Muñoz, José, Near Fine (light shelfwear), Casterman, Brussels, 2007, 9782203008083, 10.2 inches, 7.3 inches, 392 pages, black & white, Softcover, French wraps, French

From the publisher: For this Alack Sinner Integrale in two volumes, José Muñoz and Carlos Sampayo wanted to completely revisit the...

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Mystere Montrouge - Portfolio
  $400.00
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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Very Fine plates in a Near Fine folder (light rubbing to three corners of front cover, a few light horizontal creases along the folds of the folder), Stardom, Paris, 2001, 2nd 2002, 12.5 inches, 9.4 inches, color illustrations, French

A limited edition portfolio of twelve 9 x 12.25 inch color plates that together tell a story. A separate text plate has a short statement by Moebius. All...

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Tatsuyuki Tanaka, Tanaka, Tatsuyuki, Tiny bump to one corner otherwise Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Wataru Satano, Tokyo, 2016, 2nd, 7.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 160 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards

A Tatsuyuki Tanaka Art Book. Tanaka's detailed artwork is reminiscent of Otomo. He gained a reputation for his masterful animation of Tetsuo's mutating arm...

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Scott Lobdell,, Travis Charest, Jim Lee, Adam Hughes, Matt Broome, Lobdell,, Scott, Charest, Jim Lee, Adam Hughes, Matt Broome, Travis, 4 Very Fine volumes in Very Good slipcase (scraped and torn along the seams), Soleil, Toulon, 2000, 1st, 12.5 inches, 8.3 inches, 192 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Two and a half inches taller than the U.S. edition, the artwork shines in the oversize French edition of WildCATs/X-Men. Art by Travis Charest, Jim Lee,...


Benjamin Von Eckartsberg, Thomas Von Kummant, Von Eckartsberg, Benjamin, Von Kummant, Thomas, Very Fine, Paquet, Geneva, 2014, 1st, 12.7 inches, 9.5 inches, 72 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Part two of this Medieval revenge fantasy adapted from the best-selling German novel by Wolfgang Hohlbein! Originally released as two volumes, this new...

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Leonard Starr, Stan Drake, Starr, Leonard, Drake, Stan, Near Fine (1/4-inch closed tear to the back cover, light wear, very flat, tight, clean), Edizioni L'Isola Trovata, Milan, 198, 1st, 11 inches, 8.25 inches, 48 pages, color, Softcover, color wraps, Italian

The Italian edition of "Kelly Green: La Flibuste de la B.D." The very scarce fifth and final Kelly Green album which (unlike volumes 1-4) was only...

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Girls Illustration
  $30.00
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Very Fine, PIE International, Tokyo, 2019, 9784756251985, 10.1 inches, 7.3 inches, 224 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, Japanese

From the publisher: A stunning collection of illustrations that are full of girlishness This is the ultimate art collection book for anyone who loves...

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Jordi Bernet, Bernet, Jordi, One of 100 signed & numbered copies, Very Fine in Very Fine box, Edizioni Di, Italy, 2019, 1st, 15 inches, 11.25 inches, black & white, Italian

16 black & white plates. The first plate is numbered and signed in pencil by Bernet. Plus one cover plate and one limitation plate, numbered,...

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Fernando Caretta, Caretta, Fernando, Very Fine, Italy, Edizioni Di, 2014, 1st, 9788873902232, 9 inches, 6.4 inches, 64 pages, color, Softcover, French wraps, Italian

A collection of color illustrations and humorous little stories featuring Fernando Caretta's cuties. For adults only.


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B. & W.
  $20.00
Tanino Liberatore, Liberatore, Tanino, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Edizioni Di, Italy, 2008, 1st thus, 9.7 inches, 7 inches, 56 pages, black & white, Hardcover, Hardcover, Italian

The trade edition after the very limited deluxe edition. Thirty-two stark ink brush drawings by Liberatore: bold graphic images of women (sometimes with...


Tanino Liberatore, Liberatore, Tanino, One of 120 signed & numbered copies, Very Fine, Edizioni Di, Italy, 2007, 1st, 9.75 inches, 7 inches, 44 pages, 32 full-page black & white illustrations, Hardcover, printed cardboard, Italian

Thirty-two stark ink brush drawings by Liberatore: bold graphic images of women (sometimes with men), all previously unpublished. Wordless except for a...

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Tanino Liberatore, Liberatore, Tanino, One of 200 signed & numbered copies, Edizioni Di, Italy, 2009, 1st, 15 inches, 11.25 inches, black & white, Italian

10 black & white plates. Each plate is numbered and signed by Liberatore! Plus one cover plate and one limitation plate, numbered, reproducing all the...

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Tanino Liberatore, Liberatore, Tanino, One of 160 signed & numbered copies, Edizioni Di, Italy, 2006, 1st, 15 inches, 11.2 inches, color, Italian

13 color plates, each plate signed by Liberatore. The first plate is both signed and numbered. The plates are in a color printed folder, also numbered,...

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Et Milo Crèa Bardot
  $35.00
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Milo Manara, Manara, Milo, Very Fine, Millon, Paris, 2016, 1st, 11 inches, 8.3 inches, 84 pages, 34 full-page and 5 double-page color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, French

And Milo Created Bardot. A collection of 25 watercolor paintings by Manara of Brigitte Bardot. The 25 watercolor pieces are reproduced as full-page color...

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Sergio Toppi, Toppi, Sergio, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Edizioni Di, Italy, 2010, 1st thus, 9 inches, 9 inches, 128 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, Italian

The Italian edition of Un Peu Plus a l'Ouest. "For men of my generation, the Far West is a bit of a mythic world." begins Toppi in his introduction. This...

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Sergio Toppi, Toppi, Sergio, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Edizioni Di, Italy, 2009, 1st, 9 inches, 9 inches, 176 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, Italian

The Italian edition of Soudards Et Belles Garces. Toppi has a fascination for the military and soldiery. Gladiators, troopers, mercenaries and samurai...

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Sergio Toppi, Toppi, Sergio, One of 60 numbered copies with a matching signed & numbered print, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Edizioni Di, Italy, 2010, 1st thus, 9 inches, 9 inches, 112 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, cloth with an onlaid color plate, Italian

This is the deluxe edition of Un Peu Plus a l'Ouest with cloth covers and a color screen print numbered and signed in pencil by Sergio Toppi. Very small...

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Sergio Toppi, Toppi, Sergio, #117 of 120 numbered copies with a matching signed & numbered print, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Edizioni Di, Italy, 2005, 1st thus, 9 inches, 9 inches, 128 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, cloth with an onlaid color plate, Italian

This is the deluxe edition of Bab El Alham with cloth covers and a color screen print numbered and signed in pencil by Sergio Toppi. Limited to only 120...

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Sergio Toppi, Toppi, Sergio, One of 60 numbered copies with a matching signed & numbered print, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Edizioni Di, Italy, 2008, 1st thus, 9 inches, 9 inches, 96 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, cloth with an onlaid color plate, Italian

This is the deluxe edition of Soudards Et Belles Garces with cloth covers and a color screen print numbered and signed in pencil by Sergio Toppi. Very small...

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Sergio Toppi, Toppi, Sergio, #116 of 120 numbered copies with a matching signed & numbered print, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Edizioni Di, Italy, 2005, 1st thus, 9 inches, 9 inches, 128 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, cloth with an onlaid color plate, Italian

This is the deluxe edition of Bab El Alham with cloth covers and a color screen print numbered and signed in pencil by Sergio Toppi. Limited to only 120...

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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 a pre-order. This item is expected to arrive in September 2020. Please order other items separately if you do not want shipping of those items...

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