French Imports

Stuart Ng Books is the largest importer of French Bande Dessinee (and related art books) in the United States. We select and stock new titles and current releases and source them directly from the French publishers and distributors. We carry the most mainstream publishers such as Casterman, Dargaud, And Dupuis, to boutique publishers such as Comix Buro, Stardom and Bruno Graff. We also buy and sell used, secondhand, and collectible Bande Dessinee and related art books from collectors here and abroad.

 
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VF, Jim, Jim, Soleil, 2007, 1st, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

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Fantasmagories Print "Red"
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Claire Wendling, Very Fine, Wendling, Claire, Fantasmagories, 1st, 8.5 inches, 6.25 inches, color

A limited edition color print produced by Fantasmagories, a bande dessinee shop in Paris, famous for their ex-libris (bookplates).

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Fantasmagories Print "Bear"
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Claire Wendling, Very Fine, Wendling, Claire, Fantasmagories, 2001, 1st, 8.75 inches, 5.25 inches, color

A limited edition color print produced by Fantasmagories, a bande dessinee shop in Paris, famous for their ex-libris (bookplates).

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Cosey Ex-Libris
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Very Fine, Cosey, Cosey, Fantasmagories, 1st

A limited edition color print produced by Fantasmagories, a bande dessinee shop in Paris, famous for their ex-libris (bookplates).

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VG+ (corners bumped, light cover wear, binding and interior sound), Zoran Janjetov, Jodorowsky, Alexandro, Janjetov, Zoran, Les Humanoides Associes, 1992, 1st, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

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VG+ (corners bumped, light cover wear, binding and interior sound), Zoran Janjetov, Jodorowsky, Alexandro, Janjetov, Zoran, Les Humanoides Associes, 1991, Later, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

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Near Fine (spine ends lightly bumped, light cover wear, binding and interior sound), Jerry Bingham, Moebius & Jean-Marc Lofficier, Alexandro, Bingham, Jerry, Les Humanoides Associes, 1992, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.5 inches, 50 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

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Near Fine (light rubbing to lower corners otherwise VF), Philippe Dupuy, Charles Berberian, Dupuy & Charles Berberian, Philippe, Les Humanoides Associes, 1991, 1997, 11.75 inches, 9.8 inches, 52 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Dupuy & Berberian's most popular series, Monsieur Jean, in the original French format: full-size and in color.

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Near Fine (top of the spine bumped otherwise VF), Philippe Dupuy, Charles Berberian, Dupuy & Charles Berberian, Philippe, Les Humanoides Associes, 1998, 11.75 inches, 9.8 inches, 52 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Dupuy & Berberian's most popular series, Monsieur Jean, in the original French format: full-size and in color.

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Very Fine, Philippe Dupuy, Charles Berberian, Dupuy & Charles Berberian, Philippe, Les Humanoides Associes, 2000, 1st, 9 inches, 6.5 inches, 120 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, French

Dupuy & Berberian's most popular series, Monsieur Jean, in the original French format in black & white. Reprinted in English in a two-color format....

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Succes d'Amour
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Very Fine, Walter Minus, Minus, Walter, Comixland, 1988, 1st, 2907593021, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A short story with 11 full-page illustrations.

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Pierre Qui Roule (The Hot Rock)
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Fine, Christian Lax, Westlake, Donald, Lax, Christian, Casterman, 2008, 1st, 9782203384019, Softcover, French wraps, French

A graphic adaptation of Donald E. Westlake's first Dortmunder caper novel, "The Hot Rock" (also made into a seventies classic film by William Goldman and...

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Murder on the Orient Express
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Near Fine, Solidor, Christie & Francois Riviere, Agatha, Solidor, Harper Collins, 2007, 1st British, 9780007246588, 0007246587, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Graphic adaptation of Agatha Christie's famous mystery novel.

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Les Innommables Ex-Libris 2 S&N
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Didier Conrad, One of 30 numbered EA copies signed by both artist and writer, Very Fine, Conrad, Didier, Fantasmagories, 9.12 inches, 6.38 inches

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Les Innommables Ex-Libris 3 S&N
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Didier Conrad, One of 30 numbered EA copies signed by both artist and writer, Very Fine, Conrad, Didier, Fantasmagories, 9.12 inches, 6.38 inches

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Les Innommables Ex-Libris 8 S&N
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Didier Conrad, One of 150 numbered copies signed by both artist and writer, Very Fine, Conrad, Didier, Super-Heros, 5.25 inches, 4.5 inches

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Les Innommables Ex-Libris 9 S&N
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Didier Conrad, One of the EA copies signed by both artist and writer, Very Fine, Conrad, Didier, Super-Heros, 5.25 inches, 4.5 inches

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Signed by both artist and writer, Very Fine, Conrad, Didier, Didier Conrad, 7.875 inches, 5.5 inches

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Didier Conrad, One of 50 numbered copies signed by both artist and writer, Very Fine, Conrad, Didier, Durango, 10.75 inches, 6.375 inches

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Gung Ho, Tome 2: Court-circuit
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von Eckartsberg, Thomy von Kummant, von Eckartsberg, von Kummant, Thomy, Very Fine, Geneva, Paquet, 2015, 1st, 978-2888906773, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 80 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

After the success of the Chronicle of the immortals , Benjamin von Eckartsberg and Thomas von Kummant return in an unexpected genre. A saga in a...

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Mortelle Vinasse
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Mai-Li Bernard, Bernard, Mai-Li, Very Fine, Poitiers, Hoochie Coochie, 2015, 1st, 9782916049557, 10 inches, 6.5 inches, 56 pages, black & white, Softcover, wraps, French

A wordless graphic novel about three women who each want to see the man in their life dead. Simple graphics and a wicked storyline make for a fun ride from...

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Alexandre Clérisse, Clérisse, Alexandre, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Toulouse, Milan et Demi, 2016, 1st, 978-2-7459-7814-1, 12.6 inches, 11 inches, 56 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

12 directors hidden in their films! Alexandre Clérisse plays hide-and-seek with cult filmmakers. Tumultuous images depict the landscapes from the...

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Ailleurs
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Willem, Willem, Very Fine, Paris, Cornelius, 2002, 1st, 2909990869, 8.25 inches, 11 inches, 128 pages, two-color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, French

Bernard Willem Holtrop (born 1941) is a Dutch cartoonist living in France since 1968, who publishes under the pen name Willem. He is the winner of the 2000...

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On A Marché Sur La Bulle 24
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Very Fine, St. Aubin des Landes, 2011, 1st, 8.25 inches, 6 inches, 60 pages, color and black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, French

A small press magazine with extensive interviews with Mathieu Lauffray, Andre Geerts, Patrick Prugne, Ood Serriere and Nicolas Sterin. Each interview...

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On A Marché Sur La Bulle 18
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Very Fine, St. Aubin des Landes, 2009, 1st, 8.25 inches, 6 inches, 60 pages, color and black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, French

A small press magazine with extensive interviews with Gotlib, Fanny Montgermont, Alex Alice and Emile Bravo. Each interview features illustrations and...

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Belladone, Tome 3: Louis
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Ange, Pierre Alary, Ange, Alary, Pierre, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Toulon, Soleil, 2007, 12.75 inches, 9.25 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The finale to the 3-part storyline. Pierre Alary is a former animator at Disney's studio in France. His work is fluid and nimble and full of charm. Text...

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L'enclos
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Blexbolex, Blexbolex, Very Fine, Paris, Editions Cornelius, 2000, 1st, 9782909990590, 6.3 inches, 4.5 inches, 34 pages, monochrome illustrations, Softcover, wraps, French

A wordless graphic novel. From the publisher: A little man goes home. Crossing a forest, he cuts a little firewood. He seems quite happy because he...

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Near Fine (light spotting on top edge, very minor wear to cover edges), Mireille Moon, Herge, Moon, Mireille, Herge, Editions Moulinsart, 2006, 9782874241161, 8.75 inches, 8.75 inches, 144 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, French

A faux biography of "The Diva of the 20th Century" Bianca Castafiore from the Tintin books. Illustrated with sample panels and photos.

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Voyage en Satanie Tome 1
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Vehlmann, Marie and Sebastien Kerascoet, Vehlmann, Kerascoet, Marie and Sebastien, Near Fine (covers moderately rubbed, interior Fine), Dargaud, Paris, 2011, 1st, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 56 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A group of spelunkers is exploring caves when they mistakenly journey to a variety of mysterious underground lands. Book 1 of 2.

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Mortel
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Marc Dubuisson, Thierry Martin, Dubuisson, Marc, Martin, Thierry, Very Fine, Paris, Delcourt, 2020, 1st, 9782413008941, 7 inches, 6 inches, 104 pages, 100 color strips, Softcover, French wraps, French

There is more than one way to die and the Grim Reaper does not lack imagination or resources to achieve his ends. Here are a hundred ways to die, always...

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P'tit Boule & Bill
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Very Fine, Jean Roba, Roba, Jean, Dargaud, 2011, 1st, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

An adorable children's story about a father and son making pancakes together. This is a sweet story that will put a smile on anyone's face.

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Petales
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Gustavo Borges, Borges, Gustavo, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Geneva, Paquet, 2018, 1st, 9782889330959, 11.9 inches, 8.6999999999999993 inches, 40 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A wordless graphic novel for all ages. A poignant tale of caring, kindness and generosity. From the publisher: I collect wood to feed the stove in the...

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Olivier Schrauwen, Schrauwen, Olivier, Very Fine, Borgerhout, Bries, 2010-2015, 32 pages, color, Softcover, wraps

A Complete Set of Olivier Schrauwen's two mini-comics (to date) about early man: 30000 years of bad luck and 29000 years of bad luck. Great stuff. 30000...

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Didier Conrad, Signed by both artist and writer, Very Fine, Conrad, Didier, Durango, 7.5 inches, 6.38 inches

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Didier Conrad, Signed by both artist and writer, Very Fine, Conrad, Didier, Durango, 9 inches, 8..875 inches

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One of the HC copies signed by both artist and writer, Very Fine, Conrad, Didier, Didier Conrad, 8.375 inches, 9.5 inches

Two pieces: a color print and a printed acetate overlay.

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Signed by both artist and writer, Very Fine, Conrad, Didier, Didier Conrad, 11.75 inches, 7.5 inches

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Didier Conrad, Signed by both the artist and author, Very Fine, Conrad, Didier, Schlirf, 8.25 inches, 11.25 inches

"A Schlirf Mini-Booklet" This is a single A4 sheet, printed on both sides, that can be folded and trimmed into a little 16-page booklet reproducing an...

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Andre Franquin, VG+ (mild edge wear), Franquin, Andre, Dupuis, 1977, Later, pictorial boards, French

A French classic. Created by Rob-Vel in 1938, Spirou was drawn by Franquin between 1946 and 1968. Franquin is one of the most admired and beloved creators in...

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Don Quichotte Dans La Manche
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Stephane Douay, NF (corner slightly bumped), Leroux, Denis, Douay, Stephane, Vents d'Ouest, 2004, pictorial boards

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Frank Le Gall, VF, Le Gall, Pierre, Le Gall, Frank, Dargaud, 2000, pictorial boards, French

A series of one- and two-page stories. Interestingly illustrated entirely with silhouettes. Text in French.

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Didier Conrad, VF without dustjacket as issued, Yann, Conrad, Didier, Dargaud, 2002, 1st thus, pictorial boards, French

The debut of an all-new album. The beginning of the America cycle. The gang travels to the US and Mac tries to find his daughter.

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Adam Sarlech
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Fine, Frederic Bezian, Bezian, Frederic, Les Humanoides Associes, 1989, 1st, 64 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, French, French

A beautifully drawn graphic novel with stylized art reminiscent of Krigstein. The first volume in a trilogy ('Adam Sarlech', 'La Chambre Nuptiale' and 'Le...

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Les Chronokids Tome 2
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Stan & Vince, VF, Zep, Stan & Vince, Glenat, 2008, 9782723464598, pictorial boards

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Didier Conrad, VF without dustjacket as issued, Yann, Conrad, Didier, Dargaud, 2003, 1st thus, pictorial boards, French

The debut of an all-new album. The America cycle. Space ships and flying saucers in the desert. Text in French.

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Didier Conrad, VF, Yann, Conrad, Didier, Dargaud, 2002, pictorial boards, French

This album first published in 1993 reissued with some of the artwork revised by Conrad and newly colored.

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Didier Conrad, VF, Yann, Conrad, Didier, Dargaud, 2002, pictorial boards, French

An album first published in 1994 reissued with some of the artwork revised by Conrad and newly colored.

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Etoile Du Désert - Tome 2
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Enrico Marini, Very Fine, Desberg, Stephen, Marini, Enrico, Dargaud, 1996, 12.5, 9.5, 64, color, pictorial boards

This two-part ultra-violent adult western won multiple awards after it was released in 1996. In this concluding volume, revenge is taken in an extended...

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