European Imports

In addition to importing French language graphic novels and art books from France, we also import titles from publishers in Italy and Spain, and occasionally other European sources.

For example:

  • Animation art books from Nemo Academy in Florence, Italy
  • Sketchbooks from Ominiky Ediciones in Spain
  • Art books from the Anders Zorn Museum in Mora, Sweden
 
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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Philippe Dupuy, Charles Berberian, Dupuy, Charles Berberian, Philippe, Very Fine/Very Fine, Amsterdam, Oog & Blik, 2006, 1st, 978-90-5492-052-6, 10 inches, 12.75 inches, 248 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French English

A fantastic art book devoted to the French art team Dupuy-Berberian. Hundreds of color illustrations reproducing their work in all media: posters; book,...

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Girl And Wolf - Artbook
  $25.00
In stock
Roc Espinet, Espinet, Roc, Very Fine, Spaceman Project, Barcelona, 2018, 1st, 9.4 inches, 6.75 inches, 48 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

This artbook includes initial sketches, visual development, character designs, and illustrations for the graphic novel by Spanish animator/illustrator Roc...

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Den Krokete Kanalen
  $25.00
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Max Estes, Estes, Max, Very Fine, Jippi, Oslo, 2011, 9788292226322, 7 inches, 7 inches, 48 pages, color, Hardcover, French wraps, Norwegian

A story told entirely without words, beautifully illustrated, in a style reminiscent of woodcuts. It has not been published in the USA. From the...

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Den Krokete Sporet
  $25.00
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Max Estes, Estes, Max, Very Fine, Jippi, Oslo, 2012, 9788292226377, 7 inches, 7 inches, 48 pages, color, Hardcover, French wraps, Norwegian

A story told entirely without words, in a style reminiscent of woodcuts. It has not been published in the USA. From the publisher: The third in...

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Gregory and the Gargoyles #1
  $13.00
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Denis-Pierre Filippi, J. Etienne, Silvio Camboni, Filippi, Denis-Pierre, Etienne, Silvio Camboni, J., Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Hollywood, Humanoids, 2017, 1st, 978-1-59465-798-6, 11 inches, 8 inches, 96 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From Humanoids: After reluctantly moving to a new city with his family, a boy named Gregory discovers a magical map to the church next door that sends...

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Libertadores
  $40.00
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Enrique Fernandez, Fernandez, Enrique, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (mild rubbing to covers, interior Fine), Barcelona, Glenat, 2004, 11.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, Spanish

From 2004, Enrique Fernandez' first graphic novel. Both written & illustrated by Fernandez. Text in Spanish. Out of print .

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Nima - Artbook
  $25.00
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Enrique Fernandez, Fernandez, Enrique, Very Fine with Very Fine bellyband in publisher's shrinkwrap, Barcelona, Spaceman Project, 2017, 1st, 9788417253004, 9.5 inches, 6.7 inches, 48 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, French wraps

Visual development and character designs for Enrique Fernandez's latest graphic novel. Independently financed and produced. Enrique employs a new art style...

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Nima - English Exclusive Edition
  $150.00
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Enrique Fernandez, Fernandez, Enrique, Limited to 125 copies, Light bump to the top right corner otherwise Very Fine with Very Fine bellyband , Barcelona, Spaceman Project, 2017, 1st, 9788417253127, 11.75 inches, 8.9 inches, 160 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The English Exclusive Edition is the thickest version and has the 32 extra color pages of the Special Edition (early experiments and unused pages and an...

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Nima - English Standard Edition
  $30.00
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Enrique Fernandez, Fernandez, Enrique, Light bump to upper spine end, otherwise Very Fine with Very Fine bellyband in publisher's shrinkwrap, Barcelona, Spaceman Project, 2017, 1st, 9788417253103, 11.75 inches, 8.9 inches, 64 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Enrique Fernandez's latest graphic novel. Independently financed and produced. It is a fantasy adventure. "Nima is a story of impossible love with all the...

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Nima - Storyboard
  $20.00
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Enrique Fernandez, Fernandez, Enrique, Very Fine, Barcelona, Spaceman Project, 2017, 1st, 9788417253172, 9.5 inches, 6.7 inches, 64 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, French wraps

The entire 60-page storyboard (layouts) for Enrique Fernandez's latest graphic novel. Independently financed and produced. From the publisher: Between...

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Memorias Ilustradas
  $50.00
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Fernando Fernandez, VF, Fernandez, Fernando, Glenat, 2004, 1st, wraps, Spanish

Fernández’ memoir of his many years working for Selecciones Ilustradas, the renowned Spanish agency created by Josep Toutain, that from the...

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Pasqual Ferry, Ferry, Pasqual, Fine, Ominiky, Palma de Mallorca, 2016, 1st, 11.7 inches, 8.25 inches, 56 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Pasqual Ferry is a Spanish comic book artist and penciller best known here for his work for DC and Marvel (Heroes for Hire, Action Comics, Adam Strange,...

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Barbarella
  $40.00
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Jean-Claude Forest, Forest, Jean-Claude, Near Fine (light wear to the corners, very flat, tight, clean), Carl Schünemann Verlag, Bremen, Germany, 1966, 1968 printing, 11.5 inches, 8.25 inches, 88 pages, two-color, softcover, wraps, German

A German edition of Forest's classic 1964 French graphic novel that was made into a feature film by Roger Vadim and starring Jane Fonda. This German edition...

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Jean-Claude Forest, Forest, Jean-Claude, Near Fine (light wear to the corners, flat, tight, clean), Wilhelm Heyne Verlag, Munich, Germany, 1971, 1st, 11.5 inches, 8.25 inches, iv, 76 pages, two-color, softcover, color wraps, German

"The new adventures of Barbarella." The German edition of Forest's second Barbarella adventure, Les Colères du mange-minutes. It is not identified...

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Toygiants
  $75.00
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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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Dibujante Nocturno: Concept Art
  $40.00
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Francisco Garcés (Dibujante Nocturno), Garcés (Dibujante Nocturno), Francisco, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Ominiky Ediciones, Palma de Mallorca, 2017, 1st, 11.25 inches, 9.4 inches, 72 pages, about 90 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

A new art book devoted entirely to the work of concept artist-illustrator Francisco Garcés aka Dibujante Nocturno. Filled cover to cover with demonic...

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Seres Extraordinarios
  $40.00
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Tino Gatagán, Fine, Gatagán, Tino, Dibbuks, 2006, 1st, French wraps, English, Spanish, French

A collection of outstanding works by this Spanish illustrator of over 100 books worldwide. Works in acrylic, pastel, and mixed media. Text in English,...

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Gimenez: Juan Gimenez Sketchbook
  $100.00
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Juan Gimenez, Gimenez, Juan, Fine, Barcelona, Ancares Editora, 2002, 1st, 9879893522, 11.75 inches, 8.75 inches, 48 pages, 15 color and over 60 black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps

Unpublished illustrations, unfinished sketches, scattered materials gathered for the very first time. Fully tri-lingual--in English, French and Castellan....

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Il Quarto Potere
  $20.00
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Juan Gimenez, Gimenez, Juan, Near Fine (moderate wear to the spine end..ges, light wear, very flat, tight, clean), Rome, Editrice Comic Art, 1990, 11.125 inches, 8.5 inches, 64 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, Italian

The Italian edition of Juan Gimenez' landmark sci-fi saga, originally published in France as Le quatrième pouvoir (The Fourth Power). From...

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Ian Lambot, Greg Girard, Lambot, Ian, Girard, Greg, Very Good+ (light bump to upper corner, mild creasing to spine, mild shelfwear, previous owner's name lined out in black marker on the first page), Watermark, Surrey, 1993, 6th printing 2003, 10.75 inches, 10.75 inches, 216 pages, over 320 color photographs, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the publisher: Girard and Lambot spent four years exploring the notorious Walled City of Kowloon (Hong Kong), before it's final clearance in 1992....

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Bill Griffith, Griffith, Bill, Near Fine (one corner creased, mild spotting on the cover, mild scrape to the bottom edge, otherwise Fine, flat, tight, clean), Linden, Germany, UPN / Volksverlag, 1979, 11.75 inches, 8.25 inches, 136 pages, black & white with 28 pages in color, Softcover, color wraps, German

"Underground Comics Special Issue 23." A rare, out of print, A4-size, German collection of comics stories by Bill Griffith, about half featuring his...

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Herge, Herge, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, Last Gasp, San Francisco, 2006, 9780867199062, 12 inches, 9 inches, 120 pages, color, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

Tintin travels to China in The Blue Lotus, a tale which is generally considered Hergé's first masterpiece. It's also Tintin's only foray into actual...

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Out of stock
Artbook Chuma Hill
  $40.00
Chuma Hill, Hill, Chuma, Bumped upper spine end otherwise Fine, issued without dustjacket, Ominiky Ediciones, Mallorca, 2019, 1st, 13.2 inches, 9.5 inches, 80 pages, over 100 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

This is a brand new hardcover artbook after the artist's softcover artbook sold out. Chuma Hill is a Spanish illustrator and freelance graphic designer...


Art of Inputwo
  $40.00
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Inputwo, Inputwo, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, Palma de Mallorca, Ominiky Ediciones, 2020, 9 inches, 7 inches, 104 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

Inputwo is a Russian artist who draws playful, highly distorted, pneumatic females. This collection features over 300 selected drawings from the last few...

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Jack Jaxon, Jaxon, Jack, Fine, UPN / Volksverlag, Linden, Germany, 1976, 1st, 11.75 inches, 8.25 inches, 100 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, German

" Underground Comics Special Issue 10" A rare, German, A4 sized collection of underground comix work by American underground comics pioneer Jack Jaxon. In...

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Daan Jippes ("Danier"), One of 200 numbered copies signed by the artist. Daan has drawn a full-page pencil portrait of one of the characters on the first blank page, Corners lightly bumped otherwise VF. A new unread copy, Jippes ("Danier"), Daan, Lijnndienst, 2009, 1st, cloth spine, pictorial boards, Dutch

A massive 12" x 17" deluxe edition of brand new comic album by Daan Jippes, including both the album and a making of book in one excellent package. Daan...

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Very Fine, Karl Kopinski, Kopinski, Karl, Karl Kopinski, 2017, 12 inches, 8.5 inches, 144 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

IN STOCK NOW ! Karl Kopinski's third self-published sketchbook. A big 144 pages of sketches in pencil or ink with occasional color. (Sketchbooks...

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Very Fine, Karl Kopinski, Kopinski, Karl, Karl Kopinski, 2017, 12 inches, 8.5 inches, 144 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

IN STOCK NOW ! Karl Kopinski's fourth self-published sketchbook. A big 144 pages of sketches. A lot of variety, more ink, and some color!...

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Very Fine, Karl Kopinski, Kopinski, Karl, Karl Kopinski, 2017, 12 inches, 8.5 inches, 144 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

IN STOCK NOW ! Karl Kopinski's fifth self-published sketchbook. A big 144 pages of sketches. A lot of variety, more ink, and some color!...

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The Big Kopinski Vol. 1
  $85.00
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Karl Kopinski, Kopinski, Karl, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Buhl, Editions Caurette, 2019, 2nd 2020, 9791096315178, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 296 pages, 56 color and over 250 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

NEW PRINTING! IN STOCK NOW ! The Big Kopinski sketchbook is 296 pages full of warriors, goblins, dragons, vikings, pirates, swashbucklers, soldiers,...

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Stars (Edition Crocodile)
  $75.00
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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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Stars (Morpheus Int'l Edition)
  $100.00
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Very Fine/Fine (some shelfwear to the dustjacket otherwise Very Fine), Sebastian Kruger, Kruger, Sebastian, Morpheus International, 1997, 1st, Hardcover, cloth, English

A full color collection of Kruger's celebrity portraits-caricatures. Kruger's work most resembles Erich Sokol with a healthy helping of Spitting Image.

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Stones - Signed
  $300.00
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Sebastian Kruger, Inscribed and dated '97 by the artist on the first page, Fine, Kruger, Sebastian, Edition C, 1994, 1st, 1883398274, pictorial boards

A true first of Kruger's first book. And signed, to boot! "A wild feast for any fan of rock and roll and contemporary art, Stone s by Kruger captures...

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Franka #16: Succes Verzekerd
  $100.00
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Henk Kuijpers, Kuijpers, Henk, One of 2000 numbered copies SIGNED by the artist, Fine, Franka, Aalden, 1999, 1st, 11.28 inches, 8.9 inches, 96 pages, color, hardcover, cloth with an onlaid color plate, Dutch

Succes Verzekerd (Success Guaranteed) This album begins with a bomb blast rocking an art gallery. A painting is stolen and Franka is hired by an...

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One of 2000 numbered copies SIGNED by the artist, Very Fine, Henk Kuijpers, Kuijpers, Henk, Franka, 2001, 1st, Hardcover, cloth with an onlaid color plate, Dutch

In this concluding volume set in the Christmas season, Franka visits London and some old country estates to get to the bottom of a case. This deluxe...

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One of 2000 numbered copies SIGNED by the artist, Very Fine, Henk Kuijpers, Kuijpers, Henk, Franka, 2007, 1st, Hardcover, cloth with an onlaid color plate, Dutch

This is a deluxe edition of a Franka album first published in 1984. This deluxe edition of the popular series includes the 48-page color album and an...

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One of 2000 numbered copies SIGNED by the artist, Very Fine, Henk Kuijpers, Kuijpers, Henk, Franka, 2007, 1st, Hardcover, cloth with an onlaid color plate, Dutch

This is a deluxe edition of a Franka album first published in 1986. In this adventure, Franka and her companion travel to Southeast Asia and discover a...

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One of 2000 numbered copies SIGNED by the artist, Very Fine, Henk Kuijpers, Kuijpers, Henk, Franka, 2006, 1st, Hardcover, cloth with an onlaid color plate, Dutch

This is a deluxe edition of a Franka album first published in 1990. This deluxe edition of the popular series includes the 48-page color album and an...

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Henk Kuijpers, Kuijpers, Henk, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Benneveld, Franka, 2019, 1st, 9789076706900, 11.5 inches, 9 inches, 48 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, Dutch

This Franka album travels from 1941 New York City, to Los Angeles, a B-24 assembly line, a midair heist from a Boeing 377 Stratocruiser, Washington DC,...

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Henk Kuijpers, Kuijpers, Henk, Very Fine, Benneveld, Franka, 2019, 1st, 9789076706894, 11 inches, 8.75 inches, 48 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, Dutch

This 24th adventure by Franka is the long-awaited sequel to Geheim 1948 (Secret 1948). The adventure has been pre-published in comic magazine EPPO and is...

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Henk Kuijpers, Kuijpers, Henk, One of 2250 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Heemstede, Big Balloon, 1995, 1st, 9789054253778, 11.28 inches, 8.9 inches, 96 pages, color, hardcover, cloth with an onlaid color plate, Dutch

Franka's first adventure Het Misdaadmuseum ("Criminology Museum") from 1978. This is the earlier, more cartoony rendition of Franka that evolved into the...

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Henk Kuijpers, Kuijpers, Henk, One of 2000 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Benneveld, Franka, 2010, 1st, 9789076706566, 11.28 inches, 8.9 inches, 108 pages, color, hardcover, cloth with an onlaid color plate, Dutch

"The Silver Fire" starts with Franka walking into a trap, because her girlfriend Laura and her Russian diamond millionaire boyfriend are part of the...

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Henk Kuijpers, Kuijpers, Henk, One of 2000 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Benneveld, Franka, 2012, 1st, 9789076706658, 11.28 inches, 8.9 inches, 96 pages, color, hardcover, cloth with an onlaid color plate, Dutch

"Underworld" is about revenge. In the beginning, Franka helps put the crime boss Johnny behind bars. That is why the loyal Bep wants to avenge Johnny by...

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Henk Kuijpers, Kuijpers, Henk, One of 2000 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Benneveld, Franka, 2016, 1st, 9789076706764, 11.28 inches, 8.9 inches, 96 pages, color, hardcover, cloth with an onlaid color plate, Dutch

The 23rd Franka album--Geheim 1948 ("Secret 1948"). Rotterdam Maritime Museum, Amsterdam Centraal Train Station, Koopgoot, Casa de Colón, and...

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Henk Kuijpers, Kuijpers, Henk, One of 2000 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Benneveld, Franka, 2014, 1st, 9789076706825, 11.28 inches, 8.9 inches, 92 pages, color, hardcover, silver boards with a color illustration, Dutch

Chrome features the classic Franka stories "The Cadillac Club" and "The Harley Collection." "The Cadillac Club" was a portfolio (limited to 250 copies)...

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Henk Kuijpers, Kuijpers, Henk, Very Fine, Benneveld, Franka, 2014, 1st, 9789076706726, 11 inches, 8..75 inches, 44 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, Dutch

Chrome features the classic Franka stories "The Cadillac Club" and "The Harley Collection." "The Cadillac Club" was a portfolio (limited to 250 copies)...

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La Pendeja, La Pendeja, Fine, Ominiky, Palma de Mallorca, 2017, 1st, 11.7 inches, 8.25 inches, 56 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Nuria Aparicio "La Pendeja" (Barcelona) is an illustrator and 2D animator. She began her career working as a freelancer for various animation studios and...

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