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.

 
Lastman, Tome 11
  $20.00
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Balak, Michael Sanlaville, Bastien Vives, Balak, Michael Sanlaville, Bastien Vives, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Paris, Casterman/KSTR, 2018, 8.25 inches, 6 inches, 216 pages, black & white with 15 pages in color, Softcover, wraps, French

You may have read the first six-volume story arc of this manga-inspired action adventure series in English. Since First Second is extremely unlikely to...

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Lastman Stories: Soir de Match
  $20.00
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Bastien Vivès, Alexis Bacci Leveille, Vivès, Alexis Bacci Leveille, Bastien, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Paris, Casterman/KSTR, 2018, 7 inches, 5 inches, 208 pages, black & white, Softcover, wraps, French

Bastien Vives and Alexis Bacci Leveille deliver this wild, action heavy Lastman story. From the publisher: With Lastman Stories, discover a little...

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Au Pays des Ombres
  $30.00
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Mathis, Thierry Martin, Mathis, Martin, Thierry, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Toulon, Soleil, 2012, 1st, 9782302023543, 11 inches, 8 inches, 96 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

This is the reissue of Thierry Martin's first album. Originally published in 2005 as " Vincent, Mon Frere Mort-Vivant ", it has been long out of print....

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Un été sans Maman
  $29.00
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Gregory Panaccione, Panaccione, Gregory, Very Fine, Paris, Delcourt, 2019, 1st, 978-2-413-01347-1, 9 inches, 6.5 inches, 280 pages, black & white, Softcover, French wraps, French

A new 280-page wordless graphic novel by Gregory Panaccione, the award-winning artist of Un Ocean d'Amour, Toby Mon Ami, and Âme Perdue! "A...

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Christophe Arleston, Alessandro Barbucci, Arleston, Christophe, Barbucci, Alessandro, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Toulon, Soleil, 2017, 12.75 inches, 9.125 inches, 48 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

From the publisher: Operation Black Tea! Agents Fourmille and Yuri, in the secret service of her holiness the Pontiff, are tasked with leading an...

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Christophe Arleston, Alessandro Barbucci, Arleston, Christophe, Barbucci, Alessandro, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Soleil, Toulon, 2018, 978-2-302-06985-5, 12.75 inches, 9.25 inches, 48 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

From the publisher: Back to the Big Apple for this new adventure! Beautiful Fourmille is inhabited by the spirit of a murdered sommelier. If she is to...

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Des Gens Bizarres
  $35.00
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Nicolas De Crecy, De Crecy, Nicolas, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Cornelius, Paris, 2017, 1st revised, 6 inches, 6.25 inches, 112 pages, 60 color illustrations, Hardcover, decorative cloth, French

Des Gens Bizarres ("Weird People"). Originally published in 2004, this illustrated book presents more than fifty characters, each accompanied by a short...

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La Mort Vivante
  $28.00
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Olivier Vatine, Alberto Varanda, Vatine, Olivier, Varanda, Alberto, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Glenat, 2018, 1st, 978-2344030790, 12.75 inches, 9.5 inches, 72 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Script, layouts and color by Olivier Vatine, and artwork by Alberto Varanda channeling Franklin Booth, all come together in this graphic masterpiece. Vatine...

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Le Chat Botte
  $12.00
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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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Journal d'Anne Frank
  $25.00
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Antoine Ozanam, Nadji, Ozanam, Antoine, Nadji, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Soleil, Toulon, 2016, 978-2302048881, 10.4 inches, 8 inches, 144 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Nadji's beautiful graphic adaptation of the diary of Anne Frank. Nadji Scelsi is a young Lille based artist working in illustration and animation.

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Obscurcia 1
  $28.00
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David Boriau, Steven Dhondt, Boriau, David, Dhondt, Steven, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Delcourt, 2018, 1st, 978-2413000143, 11.1 inches, 7.5 inches, 104 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Obscurcia is a horror trilogy. Alex is a 12 year old. his little sister, Nina. Their father hits the family cat with his car killing it. Of course, that...

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Obscurcia 2
  $28.00
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David Boriau, Steven Dhondt, Boriau, David, Dhondt, Steven, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Delcourt, 2019, 1st, 978-2413000150, 11.1 inches, 7.5 inches, 104 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Obscurcia is a horror trilogy. In this middle volume, Alex is a 12 year old in the nightmare world of Obscurcia, making allies, trying to save his friends...

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Yann, Olivier Schwartz, Yann, Schwartz, Olivier, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket (mild wear to covers, otherwise new and unread), Marcinelle, Dupuis, 2018, 1st, 978-2800173948, 12.75 inches, 9.5 inches, 56 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A beautiful new series by the team that brought us Gringos Locos and Spirou et la femme léopard. A post-war period piece featuring feisty detectives...

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L'Age d'Or Tome 1
  $60.00
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Cyril Pedrosa, Pedrosa, Cyril, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Marcinelle, Dupuis, 2018, 1st, 979-1034730353, 12.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 232 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Pedrosa's new graphic novel is both medieval saga and utopian political fable. The look of the book is halfway between a picture book and a comic book....

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Out of stock
Alfons Mucha, Mucha, Alfons, Very tiny bump to cover corner and a few pages otherwise Fine in a Very Fine dustjacket, Paris, Les Editions Rmn-Grand Palais, 2018, 1st, 978-2711871254, 12.75 inches, 8.1 inches, 248 pages, 256 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, French

This is the beautifully produced catalogue for the amazing Alphonse Mucha exhibition at the Musée du Luxembourg from September 2018 to January 2019....


Je suis un autre
  $30.00
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Rodolphe, Laurent Gnoni, Rodolphe, Gnoni, Laurent, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Toulon, Soleil, 2018, 1st, 978-2302066342, 10.4 inches, 7.9 inches, 140 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Laurent Gnoni adopts a beautiful light impressionistic line for this psychological thriller. From the publisher: Peppo and his brother Sylvio spend...

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Kraken
  $25.00
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Bruno Cannucciari, Emiliano Pagani, Cannucciari, Bruno, Pagani, Emiliano, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Toulon, Soleil, 2018, 1st, 978-2302071421, 11.1 inches, 8 inches, 104 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A superbly illustrated story of men haunted by sea monsters. I'm a sucker for such things and if you like this sort of thing, you'll love this. I can't read...

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Zidrou, Jordi Lafebre, Zidrou, Lafebre, Jordi, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Paris, Dargaud, 2018, 1st, 9782505074007, 12.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 56 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

In a "Collector's Dustjacket Free with the First Edition"! "The Fine Summers, Volume 5: The Runaway"  By the phenomenal Jordi Lafebre, an ongoing...

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Marimo #2 - Phantasmagoria
  $25.00
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Very Fine, Paris, 2018, 1st, 9.5 inches, 7.5 inches, 100 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Marimo is escaping the comforts of Home to wander into the fascinating and thrilling world of Phantasmagoria. We wanted to write about things that scare us...

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Olivier Vatine, Alberto Varanda, Vatine, Olivier, Varanda, Alberto, Signed by Olivier Vatine, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Glenat, 2018, 1st, 978-2344030790, 12.75 inches, 9.5 inches, 72 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Signed by Olivier Vatine at our booth at San Diego Comic-Con! Vatine signed this book and then embossed the page with his custom blind stamp! Script,...

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Attention Chien Mechant
  $25.00
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Bastien Vives, Vives, Bastien, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Casterman, 2017, 1st, 978-2203120228, 9.5 inches, 7.5 inches, 80 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A nearly wordless picture book. All the images are what is illuminated by a flashlight's circular beam. A great concept imaginatively rendered. Here is...

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The Black Holes
  $30.00
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Borja Gonzalez, Gonzalez, Borja, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Dargaud, 2019, 1st, 978-2205079357, 11.25 inches, 8.5 inches, 128 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A beautiful graphic novel by a Spanish comic book creator. An ancient ghost haunts three girls in the present day. From the publisher: A beautiful and...

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Bouts d'ficelles
  $30.00
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Olivier Pont, Pont, Olivier, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Dargaud, Paris, 2018, 978-2205073942, 11.75 inches, 9 inches, 128 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Do you remember Martin Scorsese's 1985 comedy After Hours? Olivier Pont's new album takes the same premise--one wrong move leads an individual deeper and...

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Jean-Claude Forest, Forest, Jean-Claude, Very Fine, Paris, L'Association, 2001, 1st, 978-2844140937, 11.4 inches, 11.5 inches, 56 pages, black & white, Softcover, French wraps, French

From the publisher: A mythical masterpiece finally reissued, this collection of 149 strips published in 1971 in France-Soir in the form of an improvised...

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Le Petit Theatre de Spirou
  $40.00
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Al Severin, Severin, Al, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Dupuis, Marcinelle, 2018, 978-2800174884, 14 inches, 10 inches, 48 pages, color, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, French

The latest album written and illustrated by the phenomenal Belgian artist Alec, or Al, Severin, one of my favorite artists. This features Severin's...

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Midi-Minuit
  $30.00
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Doug Headline, Massimo Semerano, Headline, Doug, Semerano, Massimo, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Marcinelle, Dupuis, 2018, 1st, 978-2800174617, 10.25 inches, 8 inches, 176 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A garishly colorful, beautifully illustrated graphic novel. From the publisher: "Midi-Minuit" is a high-voltage mystery that mixes fiction and reality...

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Nympheas Noirs
  $40.00
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Fred Duval, Didier Cassegrain, Duval, Fred, Cassegrain, Didier, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Dupuis, Marcinelle, 2019, 978-2800173504, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 144 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Didier Cassegrain's new graphic novel! An adaptation of Michel Bussi's best-selling, widely-translated crime novel Nympheas Noirs ("Black Water Lilies"),...

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Arnaud Le Gouëfflec, Dominique Bertail, Le Gouëfflec, Arnaud, Bertail, Dominique, Signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Fluide Glacial, Paris, 2018, 978-2-352-07970-5, 12.75 inches, 9.25 inches, 88 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Signed by the artist at our booth at NCSFest! "Mondo Reverso is a transgender Western. The men are women, the women are men." Like all women in...

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Hugo Pratt, Pratt, Hugo, Very Good+ (moderate crease to the cover), Les Editions Rmn-Grand Palais, Paris, 2018, 978-2711871025, 9.5 inches, 10.25 inches, 240 pages, 450 color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, stiff oversize wraps, French

Hugo Pratt, Horizon Lines, an exhibition catalogue published on the occasion of the eponymous exhibition from April 2018 to March 2019 at the Musée...

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Arnaud Le Gouëfflec, Dominique Bertail, Le Gouëfflec, Arnaud, Bertail, Dominique, Signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Fluide Glacial, 2018, 2nd, 978-2352079866, 12.75 inches, 9.25 inches, 96 pages, color, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, French

Signed by the artist at our booth at NCSFest! This limited edition has a cloth spine, 8 extra pages of artwork, and a color illustrated bookplate (it...

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Bunny!
  $20.00
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Stan Manoukian, Manoukian, Stan, Very Fine, Stan Manoukian, Paris, 2017, 1st, 8.2 inches, 8.2 inches, 42 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

"A Vegan Story written & illuminated by Stan Manoukian." Text in English & French. Stan Manoukian is a French artist based in Paris. He...

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Monstre a peur des monstres
  $22.00
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Séverine Gauthier, Stan Manoukian, Gauthier, Séverine, Manoukian, Stan, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Glenat, 2019, 1st, 978-2344031230, 8 inches, 10.5 inches, 32 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A new must-see series that features adorable little monsters! We talk a lot about monsters ... they come out at night and sleep during the day. Thus,...

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Meelo's Big Adventure
  $20.00
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Stan Manoukian, Manoukian, Stan, Very Fine, Stan Manoukian, Paris, 2016, 1st, 8.2 inches, 8.2 inches, 48 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

"An epic story written & illuminated by Stan Manoukian." Text in English & French. With 6 pages of Stan's pencil drawings. Stan Manoukian...

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Jean-Claude Forest, Forest, Jean-Claude, Very Fine, Paris, L'Association, 2005, 1st, 978-2844141200, 11.4 inches, 8.7 inches, 64 pages, color, Softcover, French wraps, French

From the publisher: How to Decode Etircopyh is the first of two color Hypocrite stories published in Pilote (and previously published by Dargaud in...

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Species Vol. 2
  $24.00
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Stan Manoukian, Manoukian, Stan, Very Fine, Stan Manoukian, Paris, 2017, 1st, 8.2 inches, 8.2 inches, 60 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

A collection of 134 strange creatures created and rendered in color and black & white by Stan Manoukian. Fans of Dave Cooper, Ragnar, and Bobby Chiu...

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Jean-Claude Forest, Forest, Jean-Claude, Very Fine, Paris, L'Association, 2008, 1st, 978-2844142566, 11.4 inches, 8.7 inches, 64 pages, color, Softcover, French wraps, French

From the publisher: Published by Dargaud in 1974, Hypocrite's last adventure (the second one in color) is probably the wildest and the most "free-jazz"...

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La Décharge Mentale
  $30.00
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Bastien Vives, Vives, Bastien, Very Fine, Les Requins Marteaux, Bordeaux, 2018, 978-2849612385, 7.1 inches, 5.2 inches, 120 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, French

Bastien Vives is best known for his sensitive dramas and as one of the creators of the fantasy series Lastman. However he has another side. This is one...

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Play with Me
  $55.00
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Nicoletta Ceccoli, Ceccoli, Nicoletta, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Toulon, Soleil, 2018, 1st, 978-2-302-06479-9, 12.75 inches, 10.75 inches, 120 pages, over 100 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

A new art book from Nicoletta Ceccoli--her third--collecting her paintings from 2014 to 2018. Text in both English and French. From the introduction:...

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Frédéric Brrémaud, Federico Bertolucci, Brrémaud, Frédéric, Bertolucci, Federico, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Grenoble, Vents d'Ouest, 2018, 1st, 978-2749308432, 11.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 96 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

From the writer and artist of the Love series is this two-part fantasy series. Featuring a forest world with foxes, boars, and mythological creatures. With...

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Jorge Corona, Corona, Jorge, Very Fine, issued without dustjackets, Vents d'Ouest, Grenoble, 2018, 1st, 11.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 144 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Published comic book size, in English, under the title "Feathers," we offer it in the larger French format to better appreciate Corona's artwork. From...

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Le Chemisier
  $30.00
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Bastien Vives, Vives, Bastien, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Casterman, 2018, 1st, 9782203168770, 11 inches, 7.5 inches, 208 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

From the publisher: A student of Classical Literature at the Sorbonne, Séverine is neither beautiful, ugly, brilliant, nor mediocre. The young...

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Le Major - Expanded Edition
  $45.00
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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Moebius Productions, Paris, 2018, 1st, 8.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 336 pages, black & white with 11 pages in color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

In Stock Now! A new larger format, expanded edition of the long out-of-print 2011 limited edition sketchbook. This new edition is two inches wider...

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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Moebius Productions, 2018, 8.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 200 pages, black & white with 16 pages in color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

In Stock Now! A new larger format, expanded edition of the 2011 limited edition sketchbook. This new edition is two inches wider and taller than the...

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Bastien Vives, Vives, Bastien, Inscribed by the artist with a drawing, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Casterman/KSTR, 2008, 1st, 978-2203012165, 10.9 inches, 7.5 inches, 136 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A first printing of Bastien Vives' breakthrough book with an impressive full-color dedicace. Warmly inscribed to a friend: Pour Sylvain-- In your...

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Franka 1 - Les Dents Du Dragon
  $25.00
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Henk Kuijpers, VF, Kuijpers, Henk, Les Humanoides Associes, 2007, 1st thus, pictorial boards, French

In "The Dragon's Teeth," the female detective comes into possession of an ancient oriental sword and is pursued by a female Chinese agent. Globetrotting...

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Ange, Pierre Alary, Ange, Alary, Pierre, One of 200 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Folle Image, Paris, 2004, 1st, 12.5 inches, 9 inches, 96 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

This very deluxe edition of Belladone, limited to 200 copies, consists of: The album in a cloth binding, special covers, plus eight-pages of sketches...

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Venise Celeste - First Printing
  $225.00
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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Near Fine (covers lightly rubbed, page edges slightly yellowed, otherwise tight and clean), Aedena, Paris, 1984, 1st, 12.2 inches, 9.75 inches, 104 pages, over 175 illustrations, about half in color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

This was the first art book published by Moebius' own publishing company Aedena.  For this book, Moebius collects his work based upon the locations...

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Claire Wendling, Wendling, Claire, Near Fine (light wear to the covers), Soleil, Toulon, 2010, 1st, 14.7 inches, 11.75 inches, 64 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, French

This oversized 2010 French edition of our own Claire Wendling art book is long out of print.</p><p>Foreword by Ashley Wood. One page bio and...

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Richard Corben, Corben, Richard, Very Fine, Angouleme, 2019, 1st, 21 inches, 15.75 inches, color

Now in stock! One of the three official posters for the 46th Annual International Festival of Bande Dessinee at Angouleme held January 24 - 27, 2019....

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Alfonso Font, NF, Font, Alfonso, Glenat, 1985, 1st, pictorial boards, French

A wacky but text-dependent sci-fi adventure with two goofy spacemen. This story is set on a near-future earth and Kubrick and Clarke's run-ins with a wily...

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Alfonso Font, NF, Font, Alfonso, Glenat, 1985, 1st, pictorial boards, French

A wacky but text-dependent sci-fi adventures with two goofy spacemen. Spaceships, robots, space stations, exotic planets. Really nice artwork by Font...

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Edge II: Les Samourais du Futur
  $40.00
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Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light shelfwear), Brussels, Kana, 2007, 1st, 782505002512, 11.75 inches, 8.25 inches, 72 pages, color illustrations, softcover, wraps, French

30 double-page color illustrations by 30 Japanese and French artists on a single theme: samurais. Philippe Berthet Moebius Joël Parnotte Philippe...

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Belladone, Tome 2: Maxime
  $20.00
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Ange, Pierre Alary, Ange, Alary, Pierre, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Toulon, Soleil, 2005, 12.75 inches, 9.25 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Marie and Maxime pursue the would-be assassin of Louis XIV who escaped them at the end of Tome 1. Like the first volume, this volume has several great...

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Entre les Lignes
  $25.00
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Vincent Odin, Mael (Martin Leclerc), Odin, Vincent, Mael (Martin Leclerc), Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Galerie Daniel Maghen, 2014, 1st, 9782356740366, 12 inches, 9 inches, 112 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, French

Entre les lignes (Between the Lines) is a brilliant, heart-rending graphic album inspired by memorabilia left behind by the real-life Julien Lafougere, a...

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Belladone, Tome 3: Louis
  $15.00
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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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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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Sophie Blitman, Annette Marnat, Blitman, Sophie, Marnat, Annette, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Fleurus, 2018, 1st, 978-2215137542, 8.5 inches, 7.5 inches, 96 pages, 14 full-page color illustrations and 10 text illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

"Portraits of Free Women: They Dared to be Themselves." Annette Marnat provides wonderful color illustrations for these profiles of 12 pioneering women:...

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Sophie de Mullenheim, Annette Marnat, Marie Flusin, de Mullenheim, Sophie, Marnat, Marie Flusin, Annette, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Marcinelle, Fleurus, 2017, 1st, 978-2215133810, 12 inches, 9.25 inches, 64 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

"The most beautiful Christmas stories and traditional songs + CD" Ten Christmas songs illustrated by Annette Marnat and five stories illustrated by Marie...

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Bidou, une vie de chien
  $24.00
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Eduardo Damasceno, Luis Felipe Garrocho, Damasceno, Eduardo, Garrocho, Luis Felipe, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Grenoble, Vents d'Ouest, 2017, 1st, 978-2749308593, 11.75 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

"A Dog's Life", charmingly illustrated. The animals speak through pictograms; the humans in their occasional scenes speak in traditional word balloons (in...

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Michael Sanlaville, Sanlaville, Michael, Very light rubbing to covers otherwise Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Casterman, 2018, 1st, 978-2203124325, 12 inches, 9.2 inches, 96 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

From Michael Sanlavalle, illustrator of Rocher Rouge and Le Fleur Vert, and co-creator of Lastman and Hollywood Jan (with Bastien Vives). San Antonio is...

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Fabrice Parme, Parme, Fabrice, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Rue De Sevres, 2018, 1st, 978-2369813002, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 32 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

"How to Freeze the Loch Ness Monster." The latest volume of Astrid Bromure! We've sold several previous books by Fabrice Parme (Ovni, Spirou: Panique en...

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Noël Simsolo, Olivier Balez, Simsolo, Noël, Balez, Olivier, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Grenoble, Glenat, 2018, 1st, 978-2344012376, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, French

The artist Olivier Balez is best known in the U.S. for his graphic novel translated into English by Nobrow as Robert Moses: The Master Builder of New York...

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Le Prince Grenouille
  $8.00
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Violaine Troffigué, Annette Marnat, Troffigué, Violaine, Marnat, Annette, Very Fine, Paris, Pere Castor, 2017, 1st, 978-2081389298, 7.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 32 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, French

Annette Marnat's children's picture book retelling the Brothers Grimm fairy tale The Frog Prince. Fans of Mary Blair, Claire Keane and Little Golden Book...

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Zidrou, Enrico Marini, Zidrou, Marini, Enrico, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Dargaud, 2018, 1st, 978-2505071389, 12.8 inches, 8.5 inches, 72 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Enrico Marini's original Batman album. This is a first printing of the original French edition which preceded the American edition. It is also two inches...

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Tyler Cross, Tome 3: Miami
  $26.00
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Fabien Nury, Bruno, Nury, Fabien, Bruno, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Dargaud, 2018, 1st, 978-2205077032, 12.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 96 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A hardboiled graphic noir, most reminiscent of Richard Stark's Parker series. Bruno's bold, stark artwork amplifies the great compositions and storytelling....

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Pascal Josselin, Josselin, Pascal, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Marcinelle, Dupuis, 2018, 1st, 978-2800174051, 11.75 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A series of comic strip savvy and graphically sophisticated strips. This comic book superhero can reach from one panel into another -- to great comic...

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Cyril Pedrosa, Pedrosa, Cyril, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Dupuis, Marcinelle, 2015, 978-2800165851, 11.75 inches, 8.5 inches, 56 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

"Lonely Hearts." A slice of contemporary life and one man's search for love beautifully depicted by the award-winning artist of Equinox, Portugal, Three...

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Pas un jour sans soleil
  $28.00
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François Ravard, Ravard, François, Fine, Grenoble, Glenat, 2018, 1st, 978-2344011966, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 112 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, French

A great collection of humorous watercolor illustrations, each reproduced full-page. From the publisher: From Renoir to William Turner, through Corot,...

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The Art of Mutafukaz: The Movie
  $50.00
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Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, Paris, Ankama, 2018, 1st, 9791033505297, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 368 pages, over 1200 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English, French

This French animation art book is fully bilingual in English and French. Mutafukaz, aka MTKZ, directed by Shoujirou Nishimi and Shinji Kimura from Studio...

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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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Michel Hutt, Annette Marnat, Hutt, Michel, Marnat, Annette, Very Fine, Trouville sur Mer, Ah! Éditions, 2016, 1st, 9791094830109, 9 inches, 6.75 inches, 28 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, French

English title: The Ecological Investigations of Jean-Bernard and Miss Turtle: Do Not Lather! From the publisher: Jean-Bernard the badger may have a...

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Alain Mauricet, Mauricet, Alain, One of 250 numbered copies signed by the artist, Fine, Belgium, 2018, 1st, 11.7 inches, 8.25 inches, 96 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Great stuff! Alain is a Belgian comics artist currently working for DC Comics on Harley Quinn and for IDW on Star Wars Adventures.. This is a big thick...

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Peter Pan: L'Envers Du Decor
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Regis Loisel, VF, Loisel, Regis, Vents d'Ouest, 1998, pictorial boards

The making of book: a thick collection of drawings, roughs, designs, layouts, and other material used in the creation of the graphic novel series. Text in...

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Serge Clerc, Clerc, Serge, #1992 of 3000 numbered copies, Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (dustjacket rubbed with a half-inch tear at spine), Brussels, Champaka Brussels, 2006, 1st, 2930142162, 11 inches, 11.75 inches, 120 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A fantastic collection of the illustrative work of Serge Clerc. "The leading light of "Metal Hurlant" when it was in its heyday and the main illustrator...

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Frank Pe, Pe, Frank, #204 of 250 numbered copies in English signed by the artist. This copy is also inscribed with a watercolor drawing, Near Fine (two small indentations on the back cover, lower tips lightly bumped), Editions de Toth, Paris, 2014, 1st, 15 inches, 11 inches, 44 pages, color, hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

This copy is inscribed by Frank Pe with an original full-page watercolor of Little Nemo riding a giraffe! This oversize album is limited to 250...

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Zidrou, Jordi Lafebre, Zidrou, Lafebre, Jordi, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Dargaud, Paris, 2017, 978-2505067764, 12.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 56 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A French family on summer vacation in 1962! Artist Jordi Lafebre is a master at depicting a character's emotions merely through their expressions and...

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Le Syndrome de Stendhal
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Aurelie Herrou, Sagar, Herrou, Aurelie, Sagar, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Grenoble, Glenat, 2017, 1st, 978-2344022856, 11.7 inches, 8.6 inches, 128 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A beautifully drawn graphic novel set in and around the Georges Pompideau Center in Paris, by two creators working in film. Aurélie Herrou comes from...

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Jade
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Ulysse Malassagne, Malassagne, Ulysse, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Grenoble, Glenat, 2013, 1st, 978-2723491693, 9.75 inches, 7.25 inches, 96 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

From the writer-artist of Kairos, a one-shot album. Just as action-packed but set in 1950s war-torn Tibet. From the publisher: "The important thing is...

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Ben Fiquet, Fiquet, Ben, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Grenoble, Glenat, 2014, 1st, 978-2723493994, 9.5 inches, 7 inches, 88 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A chivalric fantasy packed with knights, action, adventure, love and robots!!! Beautifully drawn. From the publisher: Become the greatest knight!...

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Ben Fiquet, Fiquet, Ben, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Grenoble, Glenat, 2016, 1st, 978-2344003152, 9.5 inches, 7 inches, 88 pages, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A chivalric fantasy packed with knights, action, adventure, love and robots!!! From the publisher: Get ready for the big tournament! Manille is now...

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Cuisine Chinoise - Original French Edition
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Zao Dao, Zao Dao, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, St. Egreve, Mosquito, 2018, 1st, 978-2352834519, 12 inches, 9 inches, 96 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A brand new collection of comic stories by this young and very talented Chinese graphic artist who has been able to combine the Chinese pictorial tradition...

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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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Noël Simsolo, Frederic Bezian, Simsolo, Noël, Bezian, Frederic, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Grenoble, Glenat, 2018, 1st, 9782344003558, 12.75 inches, 9.6 inches, 72 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The latest graphic novel by the incredible stylist Bezian. Doctor Radar is a throwback to German Expressionist cinema as well as Fantômas novels of...

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Il Poema della Perla
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Sergio Toppi, Toppi, Sergio, Limited to 1500 copies, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, St. Egreve, Mosquito, 2018, 1st, 978-2-35283-448-9, 13.4 inches, 10 inches, 42 pages, 20 full page color illustrations and 15 smaller illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, Italian

The latest volume in this art book series featuring fine reproduction on high quality paper, hardbound with a cloth spine and limited to 1,500 copies. In...

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La Petite Souriante
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Zidrou, Benoit Springer, Zidrou, Springer, Benoit, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Marcinelle, Dupuis, 2018, 1st, 9782800167367, 10.25 inches, 7.25 inches, 72 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A devilish new album illustrated by Benoit Springer. An ostrich farmer and his teenage lover keep murdering his shrewish wife, but she keeps returning......

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Irena Tome 3: Varso-Vie
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Jean-David Morvan, Séverine Tréfouël, David Evrard, Morvan, Séverine Tréfouël, Jean-David, Evrard, David, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Grenoble, Glenat, 2018, 1st, 9782344022764, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 72 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The true story of a forgotten heroine of the Warsaw ghetto. From the publisher: The true story of a forgotten heroine 1947. Although Nazi Germany...

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Ranx - Re/Incarnations
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Tanino Liberatore, Liberatore, Tanino, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Grenoble, Glenat, 2017, 1st, 978-2344006092, 14.25 inches, 11 inches, 208 pages, over 200 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

An all-new oversize art book devoted to Liberatore and Ranx AKA Ranxerox! Over 200 color and black & white illustrations! From the publisher:...

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Jean-Philippe Peyraud, Antonio Lapone, Peyraud, Jean-Philippe, Lapone, Antonio, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Grenoble, Glenat, 2017, 1st, 978-2344008256, 14.5 inches, 11.25 inches, 88 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The Flower in Mondrian's studio The new book from visual stylist Antonio Lapone! This beautiful book features a 44-page graphic novel and a 44-page...

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Manchu, Manchu, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Delcourt, 2017, 1st, 978-2-7560-9737-4, 12.5 inches, 10 inches, 96 pages, over 200 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards

The third art book devoted to the science fiction and scientific illustrations of this French book and magazine artist. Over 200 illustrations. Biography....

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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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Les lutins et le cordonnier
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Agnes Cathala, Annette Marnat, Cathala, Agnes, Marnat, Annette, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Milan, 2014, 1st thus, 978-2-7459-9463-9, 7 inches, 6.6 inches, 24 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Annette Marnat's children's picture book retelling the Brother Grimm fairytale The Shoemaker and the Elves. For ages 3-6. Every night, two elves...

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New York Book
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Joost Swarte, Swarte, Joost, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Dargaud, 2018, 1st, 978-2205077193, 12 inches, 9 inches, 120 pages, over 200 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

"Drawings for the New Yorker." A collection of Swarte covers and interior illustrations for New Yorker magazine. It is nearly all art, all beautifully...

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Shi, Tome 2: Le Roi Demon
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Zidrou, Homs, Zidrou, Homs, Corner lightly bumped, otherwise Very Fine, Paris, Dargaud, 2018, 1st, 978-2505067054, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 56 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

In English: Shi: The Demon King A very weird and wild Victorian ride, full of amputations, surgical scars, insane asylums, nudity, sex fiends, stabbings,...

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Zidrou, Enrico Marini, Zidrou, Marini, Enrico, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (bumped top left and bottom left corner, minor shelf ware and scratches) , Paris, Dargaud, 2017, 1st, 978-2505070832, 12.8 inches, 8.5 inches, 72 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Enrico Marini's original Batman album. This is a first printing of the original French edition which preceded the American edition. It is printed in the...

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Zidrou, Enrico Marini, Zidrou, Marini, Enrico, Mild bump to top spine, otherwise Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Dargaud, 2017, 1st, 978-2505071211, 12.8 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The Limited Collector Edition of Enrico Marini's original Batman album. This is a first printing of this original French edition which preceded the...

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