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.

 
Mitchum N°4
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Very Fine, Blutch, Blutch, Cornelius, 1998, 1st, 9.25 inches, 6.75 inches, 32 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, French

"Le Ballet." This issue is composed of two nearly wordless tableaus (only 6 short sentences in French) each with a female dancer.

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E. P. Jacobs, VG+ (mild shelfwear, spine ends lightly bumped, interior fine), Jacobs, E. P., Editions Blake et Mortimer, 1988, Later (1993), pictorial boards

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E. P. Jacobs, VG+ (mild shelfwear, corners lightly bumped, interior fine), Jacobs, E. P., Editions Blake et Mortimer, 1991, Later (1993), pictorial boards

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Ludovique Ex-Libris
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Alessandro Barbucci, Barbara Canepa, Very Fine, Barbucci & Barbara Canepa, Alessandro, Fantasmagories, 2004, 1st, 9.5 inches, 6.4 inches, black & white

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

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Very Fine, Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Fantasmagories, 1998

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

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Charles Burns, Burns, Charles, Limited to 1000 copies, Very Fine, Cornelius, Paris, 2015, 1st, 5.25 inches, 4.25 inches, 32 pages, Softcover, color wraps

A blank notebook with two unpublished covers by Charles Burns. For six years, Charles Burns dedicated his time to create the X'ed Out trilogy . In...

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Charles Burns, Burns, Charles, Limited to 1000 copies, Very Fine, Cornelius, Paris, 2015, 1st, 5.25 inches, 4.25 inches, 32 pages, Softcover, color wraps

A blank notebook with two unpublished covers by Charles Burns . For six years, Charles Burns dedicated time to create the X'ed Out trilogy. In...

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Crane / Skull - Small Notebook
  $12.00
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Charles Burns, Burns, Charles, Limited to 1000 copies, Very Fine, Cornelius, Paris, 2015, 1st, 5.25 inches, 4.25 inches, 32 pages, Softcover, color wraps

A blank notebook with two unpublished covers by  Charles Burns . For six years, Charles Burns dedicated time to create the  X'ed Out...

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Viande / Meat - Small Notebook
  $12.00
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Charles Burns, Burns, Charles, Limited to 1000 copies, Very Fine, Cornelius, Paris, 2015, 1st, 5.25 inches, 4.25 inches, 32 pages, Softcover, color wraps

A blank notebook with two unpublished covers by  Charles Burns . For six years, Charles Burns dedicated time to create the  X'ed Out...

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Chien Pourri
  $12.00
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Colas Gutman, Marc Boutavant, Gutman, Colas, Boutavant, Marc, Very Fine, L'Ecole des Loisirs, Paris, 2013, 978-2211211970, 7.5 inches, 5 inches, 54 pages, 32 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, French

A humorous children's novel about a mangy but lovable dog profusely illustrated in color by Marc Boutavant. Also known as Mouk, Marc Boutavant's...

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Benjamin Renner, Renner, Benjamin, Very Fine, Paris, Delcourt, 2017, 1st, 978-2-7560-9881-4, 2.75 inches, 4.75 inches, 72 pages, color, Softcover, wraps

The Big Bad Fox Flipbook with a short scene from the film. The fox wants to scare the chicks to prove to them that he is the Big Bad Fox ... But nothing...

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Emmanuelle Lepetit, Annette Marnat, Lepetit, Emmanuelle, Marnat, Annette, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Fleurus, 2018, 1st, 978-2215135906, 8.5 inches, 7.5 inches, 32 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

"Little Red Riding Hood to read with Papa and Mama." Annette Marnat's most recent children's picture book features a color illustration on every page.

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Le Chat Botte
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Annette Marnat, Marnat, Annette, Very Fine, Milan, Paris, 2018, 978-2408004484, 10 inches, 7.5 inches, 16 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, French

Annette Marnat's charming Puss in Boots. A thin softcover picture book with 30 color stickers to apply inside the book. Discover and rediscover the story...

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The Kong Crew, Episode 3
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Eric Herenguel, Herenguel, Eric, Limited to 1200 copies, Very Fine, Buhl, France, Editions Caurette, 2021, 1st, 979-10-96315-65-9, 10.25 inches, 6.9 inches, 36 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

The KONG CREW is back! Let's see what happened to Virgil who was left with mysterious and dangerous Amazons! We start the 3rd episode with a flash-back......

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Ata, Leconte, and Zou
Et Paris?
  $12.00
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Ata, Leconte, Zou, Ata, Leconte, Zou, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Futuropolis, 1987, 1st, 9782737656125, 6.75 inches, 9 inches, 24 pages, black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A charmingly illustrated comic strip about a young woman doing man on the street interviews.

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Ptiluc, Fine, Ptiluc, Vents d'Ouest, 1996, 1st, pictorial boards

Graphic novel. Text in French.

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Okhéania T2: La Chute
  $15.00
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VF, Picard, Corbeyran, Eric, Picard, Dargaud, 2008, 1st, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

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Les Innommables Ex-Libris 14
  $15.00
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Didier Conrad, Very Fine, Conrad, Didier, Super-Heros, 7.38 inches, 7 inches

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Very Fine, Bannister, Nykko, Bannister, Dupuis, 2007, 1st, color, Hardcover, Pictorial boards, French, French

"The Master of Shadows."

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La Beaute À Domicile
  $15.00
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Jean-Claude Denis, NF (very slight shelfwear, stamp of Spirou with "service press"), Denis, Jean-Claude, Dupuis, 2004, 1st, pictorial boards

A relationship story told in a modern clear line style. From the publisher: "For the first time, Jeff really has the impression of being with another...

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Sketchbook #9: Victor Santos
  $15.00
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Victor Santos, Limited to 150 copies, VF, Santos, Victor, La Grande Ourse, 2009, 1st, wraps

Victor Santos is a Spanish comics artist with a style reminiscent of Bruce Timm, Michael Avon Oeming, and Mathieu Raynes. His sketchbook has a lot of...

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Hicksville
  $15.00
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Dylan Horrocks, NF (light shelf wear, sun-faded spine), Horrocks, Dylan, L'Association, 2001, French wraps, French

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VG+ (corners bumped, light cover wear, binding and interior sound), Zoran Janjetov, Jodorowsky, Alexandro, Janjetov, Zoran, Les Humanoides Associes, 1995, 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, 1990/1991, Later, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

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