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.

 
Saint-Germain Des Morts
  $40.00
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Denis Bodart, NF (mild surface wear), Streng, Alain, Bodart, Denis, Bedescope, 1985, 1st, pictorial boards

An early album by Bodart. A comedic adventure in contemporary Paris. Long out of print. Text in French.

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Denis Bodart, One of 350 numbered copies signed by both the artist and the author, VF, Streng, Alain, Bodart, Denis, Bedescope, 1985, 1st, lleather with an onlaid color plate

One of 350 numbered copies signed by both the artist and the author. A signed & numbered deluxe oversized edition of Denis Bodart's very first album....

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Malaises
  $65.00
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Gus Bofa, VF, Bofa, Gus, Cornelius, 2001, pictorial boards, French

Text in French.

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Slogans
  $40.00
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Very Fine, Gus Bofa, Bofa, Gus, Cornelius, 2002, 1st, 160, B&W illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, French, French

From the publisher: "A timeless lampoon on human cowardice and the pack mentality, SLOGANS raises the essential question of whether man descends from the...

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Matthieu Bonhomme, With a color illustrated bookplate #73/200 copies signed by the artist, VF, Bonhomme, Matthieu, Dupuis, 2009, 1st, pictorial boards, French

One of a limited supply with a color illustrated bookplate signed by the artist and numbered #73/200 copies. A series by the the artist of Messire...

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Matthieu Bonhomme, Bonhomme, Matthieu, Very Fine, Dupuis, Marcinelle, 2014, 1st, 12.5 inches, 9.4 inches, 256 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Collects all five volumes of the first cycle, or story arc, in one volume, in a slightly larger format, in black and white, with pages specially reworked by...

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Matthieu Bonhomme, Bonhomme, Matthieu, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Lucky Comics, 2016, 1st, 9782884713634, 12 inches, 9.25 inches, 64 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A brand new Lucky Luke album written & illustrated by Matthieu Bonhomme in tribute to Morris, the creator of "The Fastest Gun in the West." An...

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Texas Cowboys Tome 2
  $30.00
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Lewis Trondheim, Matthieu Bonhomme, Trondheim, Lewis, Bonhomme, Matthieu, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Dupuis, Marcinelle, 2014, 978-2800160856, 9.45 inches, 6.88 inches, 152 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Matthieu Bonhomme's Western miniseries which he both drew and colored. From the publisher: It's 1878. Many destinies intertwine in the town of Fort...

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Wanted, Lucky Luke
  $25.00
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Matthieu Bonhomme, Bonhomme, Matthieu, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Dargaud, Paris, 2021, 9782884714778, 12.7 inches, 9.5 inches, 68 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Five years after The Man Who Killed Lucky Luke, Matthieu Bonhomme (Esteban, Messire Guillaume, le Marquis d'Anaon) returns to the most famous cowboy in...

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Petales
  $16.00
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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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Tremen
  $25.00
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Pim Bos, Bos, Pim, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Dargaud, 2019, 1st, 9782505079101, 11 inches, 9 inches, 64 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

An incredible wordless sci-fi graphic novel by a brand new talent Pim Bos. Mysterious, surrealist, post-apocalyptic, and totally silent, this is a visit...

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Le Cauchemar Argente
  $36.00
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Gregoire Bouchard, Bouchard, Gregoire, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, St. Egreve, Mosquito, 2017, 1st, 9782352834366, 12 inches, 9 inches, 205 pages, color, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, French

This album was a revelation to me. I'd never heard of Quebec comic book creator Grégoire Bouchard or this 1990s realistic science fiction comic....

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Terminus, la Terre
  $36.00
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Gregoire Bouchard, Bouchard, Gregoire, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket in publisher's shrink wrap, St. Egreve, Mosquito, 2017, 1st, 978-2352834397, 12 inches, 9 inches, 176 pages, color, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, French

This album was a revelation to me. I'd never heard of Quebec comic book creator Grégoire Bouchard or this 1990s realistic science fiction comic....

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Bouncer, Tome 8: To Hell
  $29.00
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Very Fine, Francois Boucq, Jodorowsky, Alejandro, Boucq, Francois, Glenat, 2012, 9782723487009, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 64 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The eighth volume in this precisely illustrated tale of the Old West. Bouncer owns a saloon in the town of Barrio City, where bathtub whiskey's easier to...

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Bouncer, Tome 9: And Back
  $26.00
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Alejandro Jodorowsky, Francois Boucq, Jodorowsky, Alejandro, Boucq, Francois, Very Fine, Glenat, Grenoble, 2013, 9782723487009, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 72 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The conclusion of a two-part story. Another incredibly warped Jodorowsky Western featuring deformities, disfigurations, a blistering desert, a train crash,...

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San-Antonio - Artbook
  $50.00
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François Boucq, Boucq, François, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Marcinelle, Editions Champaka, 2018, 1st, 979-1034731008, 10.7 inches, 11 inches, 200 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A handsome art book presenting all 175 original watercolor illustrations by François Boucq for the new covers of the San Antonio novels written by...

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Very Fine, Eric Bourgier, David, Fabrice, Bourgier, Eric, Soleil, 2006, 2849464228, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The dragon-like Drekkars, arch-enemy of Man, are emerging from the shadows after an absence of a thousand years. Deep in the Passe, a rigid, hierarchical...

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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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Emile Bravo, VF, Bravo, Emile, Dupuis, 2008, Later, pictorial boards

This is one in a series of "one-shot" Spirou et Fantasio albums in which different writers and artists are allowed to tell a Spirou et Fantasio story set...

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Emile Bravo, VF in VF slipcase, Bravo, Emile, Dupuis, 2008, Later, pictorial boards, French

This deluxe collector's edition has two volumes in a slipcase. The second volume reproduces the album in pencil form. "For Emile Bravo, the graphic...

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L'Automne à Pékin
  $30.00
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Boris Vian, Gaetan and Paul Brizzi, Vian, Boris, Brizzi, Gaetan and Paul, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Futuropolis, 2017, 1st, 978-2754823081, 12.8 inches, 9 inches, 120 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The Brizzi Brothers--Gaetan and Paul--graphic novelization of Boris Vian's L'Automne à Pékin (Autumn in Peking). From the publisher: You...

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La Cavale du Dr Destouches
  $29.00
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Christophe Malavoy, Paul Brizzi, Gaetan Brizzi, Malavoy, Christophe, Brizzi, Gaetan Brizzi, Paul, Very Fine, Paris, Futuropolis, 2015, 1st, 9782754811736, 13 inches, 9 inches, 96 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The Brizzi Brothers lend their incredible talents to this dark farce. Wonderful storytelling and picture-making in addition to their glorious rich pencil...

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One of 500 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine/Very Fine, Bruno, Bruno, Treize Etrange, 1999, 1st, 2911058364, 4.25 inches, 4.25 inches, 51 plates, color illustrations, Softcover, pictorial boards, English

Bruno is a personal favorite. Nemo, Inner City Blues, Junk, Lorna.  This is a signed & numbered portfolio of 50 portraits of American jazz...

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Appollo, Bruno, Appollo, Bruno, Very Fine, Paris, Dargaud, 2008, 11.75 inches, 9 inches, 48 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

1942, the war rages. While the allies wage a thankless struggle against the Nazi Reich, two agents arrive in Madagascar. They need to contact the local...

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Junk Integrale
  $35.00
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Nicolas Pothier, Bruno, Pothier, Nicolas, Bruno, Very Fine, Grenoble, Glenat, 2013, 1st, 9782723495417, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 112 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A pitiless western tale of a treasure hunt for Confederate gold, told by two of the greats of bande dessinee. From the publisher: When the Jersey...

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Jean-Baptiste Thoret, Bruno, Thoret, Jean-Baptiste, Bruno, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Brussels, Le Lombard, 2016, 1st, 9782803636945, 7.75 inches, 5.5 inches, 96 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Bruno illustrates this 70-page comic book history of "The New Hollywood. From Easy Rider to Apocalypse Now." A volume in "The Little BD-teque of...

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Lorna: Heaven is Here
  $35.00
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Bruno, Bruno, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Grenoble, Glenat, 2012, 1st, 9782723489164, 9.75 inches, 6.75 inches, 152 pages, two-color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Bruno shares his passion for American B-movies in this mashup of pop culture references. This book is chock-full of giant naked women, science experiments...

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Nemo - l'Intégrale couleur
  $25.00
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Bruno, Bruno, Very Fine, Grenoble, Glenat, 2012, 1st, 9782723492423, 9.75 inches, 6.75 inches, 160 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A graphic novel freely adapting Jules Verne's Victorian sci-fi novel, 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea. This collects the 4-tome series in one hardcover volume....

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Tyler Cross
  $30.00
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Fabien Nury, Bruno, Nury, Fabien, Bruno, Very Fine, Dargaud, Paris, 2014, 1st, 12.6 inches, 9.5 inches, 96 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A gangster story, a cold and nasty Noir. Fabien Nury and Brüno deliver a pure, hardboiled fifties gangster story: an amoral and jubilant BD! Tyler...

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Tyler Cross, Tome 2: Angola
  $30.00
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Fabien Nury, Bruno, Nury, Fabien, Bruno, Very Fine, Paris, Dargaud, 2015, 1st, 978-2205072853, 12.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 100 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A great hardboiled graphic noir. Bruno's bold, stark artwork amplifies the stellar compositions and storytelling. From the publisher: With the Tyler...

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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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Veronique Fromanger, Rembrandt Bugatti, Fromanger, Veronique, Bugatti, Rembrandt, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, Paris, Les Editions De l'Amateur, 2016, 1st thus, 978-2859175603, 12.5 inches, 9.75 inches, 392 pages, over 800 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The most extensive retrospective on this famous Italian sculptor Rembrandt Bugatti, known primarily for his breathtaking wildlife bronzes. Includes a...

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Meuterei Auf Der "Bounty"
  $90.00
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Zdenek Burian, VG+ (one corner bumped, other corner rubbed). Very clean & attractive, Behounek, Frantisek, Burian, Zdenek, Verlag Carl Ueberreuter, 1949, 2nd 1950, cloth spine, pictorial boards

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Schweres Eis Voraus!
  $75.00
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Zdenek Burian, Aick, Gerhard, Burian, Zdenek, Near Fine, Vienna, Verlag Carl Ueberreuter, 1955, 240 pages, 1 color and 11 full-page black & white plates, map endpapers, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, German

Subtitled, "Der Kampf um die Nordwest-Passage" (The Struggle for the Northwest Passage). Pen and ink drawings by Burian of arctic adventurers. Text in German.

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Trap
  $24.00
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Mathieu Burniat, Burniat, Mathieu, Very Fine, issued with a Fine dustjacket, Paris, Dargaud, 2019, 1st, 978-2505067054, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 56 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A wordless graphic novel.  From the Publisher: Our man is a trapper who lives in the wild. Our dog is his only companion. Our man acquires the...

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Charles Burns, Burns, Charles, Very Fine, Angouleme, 2020, 1st, 21 inches, 15.75 inches, color, French

One of the three official posters for the 47th Annual International Festival of Bande Dessinee at Angouleme held January 30 - February 2, 2020. Featuring an...

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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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Charles Burns, Burns, Charles, Near Fine (light wear to the edges, very flat, clean, unused), Leuven, Belgium, Beeld Beeld, 2010, 1st, 9781151022219, 47 inches, 33 inches, color

The poster of the Charles Burns Expo (exhibition) at M -- Museum Leuven or simply M -- an art museum in the inner city of Leuven, Belgium, in the super...

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Charles Burns Expo M Poster
  $45.00
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Charles Burns, Burns, Charles, Very Fine, Beeld Beeld, Leuven, Belgium, 2010, 1st, 27.7 inches, 19.7 inches, color

The poster of the Charles Burns Expo (exhibition) at M -- Museum Leuven or simply M -- an art museum in the inner city of Leuven, Belgium. A 50 x 70 cm...

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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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Dedales Limited Edition Totebag
  $30.00
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Charles Burns, Burns, Charles, Limited to 500 copies, Cornelius, Paris, 2019, 1st, color

A Charles Burns collectible limited to 500 copies. On the occasion of the release of "Dédales" by Charles Burns, Cornelius produced this unique...

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Dédales, Tome 1
  $35.00
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Charles Burns, Burns, Charles, Near Fine (bump to lower corners otherwise Very Fine in publisher's shrink wrap), issued without dustjacket, Bordeaux, Cornelius, 2019, 1st, 9782360811649, 11.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 64 pages, color, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, French

The first volume of Charles Burn's new graphic novel, published exclusively worldwide by Cornelius Editions. The graphic novel will not be serialized 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 his time to create the X'ed Out trilogy . In...

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Kiosque / Kiosk - Notebook
  $20.00
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Charles Burns, Burns, Charles, Limited to 1000 copies, Very Fine, Cornelius, Paris, 2015, 1st, 9.5 inches, 6.75 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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Lézards / Lizards - Notebook
  $20.00
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Charles Burns, Burns, Charles, Limited to 1000 copies, Very Fine, Cornelius, Paris, 2015, 1st, 9.5 inches, 6.75 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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Ver / Worm - Notebook
  $20.00
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Charles Burns, Burns, Charles, Limited to 1000 copies, Very Fine, Cornelius, Paris, 2015, 1st, 9.5 inches, 6.75 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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Vortex
  $39.00
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Charles Burns, Burns, Charles, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Cornelius, Paris, 2016, 9782360811076, 11.5 inches, 8.75 inches, 80 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, French English

Vortex is an art book by Charles Burns created especially for Cornélius and offered exclusively worldwide. It is not available in any other edition....

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