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.

 
Melody Bondage: My Name Is Bondage
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Very Fine, Claire Bouilhac, Raynal, Jake, Bouilhac, Claire, Fluide Glacial, 2003, 1st, 11.5 inches, 9 inches, 52 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

This parody of James Bond and Modesty Blaise features the world-rescuing adventures of a sixties-era female spy (think of Emma Peel). Bouilhac’s...

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Extreme Orient 2 - He Sao
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Franck Bourgeron, VF, Bourgeron, Franck, Vents d'Ouest, 2005, 1st, pictorial boards

Set in China from 1951 to 1967. Text in French.

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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
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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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Chien Pourri a Paris
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Colas Gutman, Marc Boutavant, Gutman, Colas, Boutavant, Marc, Very Fine, L'Ecole des Loisirs, Paris, 2015, 978-2211220781, 7.5 inches, 5 inches, 76 pages, 53 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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Chien Pourri est Amoureux
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Colas Gutman, Marc Boutavant, Gutman, Colas, Boutavant, Marc, Very Fine, L'Ecole des Loisirs, Paris, 2015, 978-2211109758, 7.5 inches, 5 inches, 80 pages, 47 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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François Lapierre, Patrick Boutin-Gagné, Lapierre, François, Boutin-Gagné, Patrick, Very Fine, Vents d'Ouest, Grenoble, 2013, 1st, 12.75 inches, 9.6 inches, 48 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Imagine a combination of Mike Mignola and Humberto Ramos drawing warrior, a mermaid, and a lake monster, and you have an image of this French album. From...

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François Lapierre, Patrick Boutin-Gagné, Lapierre, François, Boutin-Gagné, Patrick, Very Fine, Vents d'Ouest, Grenoble, 2013, 1st, 12.75 inches, 9.6 inches, 48 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Boutin-Gagné is a combination of Mike Mignola and Humberto Ramos. In this album, having defeated the lake monster, Ovide and his mermaid gal-pal...

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François Lapierre, Patrick Boutin-Gagné, Lapierre, François, Boutin-Gagné, Patrick, Very Fine, Grenoble, Vents d'Ouest, 2016, 1st, 978-2923621616, 12.75 inches, 9.6 inches, 48 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Imagine a combination of Mike Mignola and Humberto Ramos drawing a warrior, a mermaid, goblins, and monsters, and you have an idea of this French album...

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50 festins / 50 films
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Dieter Braun, Braun, Dieter, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Toulouse, Milan et Demi, 2016, 1st, 978-2-7459-7156-2, 4.9 inches, 4.9 inches, 56 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Test the depth and breadth of your film memory and knowledge with these cool art books. Each book has 50 illustrations, each illustration depicts an iconic...

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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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Portraits Sentimentaux
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Claire Bretecher, VF/VF, Bretecher, Claire, EDITIONS DE LA MARTINIERE, 2004, 1st, cloth, French

Claire Bretecher is famous for her comic series about a frustrated female, but here she reveals an entirely different side as a sensitive realistic...

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L'Automne à Pékin
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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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Pornopia
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Bruno, Bruno, Very Fine, Glenat, Grenoble, 2014, 1st, 8.75 inches, 8.75 inches, 160 pages, 154 full-page two-color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

The award-winning comics creator Bruno pays tribute to the pornographic film by recreating 154 scenes and images in his bold and unique style. 154 full-page...

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Tyler Cross
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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
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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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Blockbuster
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Very Fine, Philippe Buchet, Buchet, Philippe, Delcourt, 2005, 12.5 inches, 10 inches, 96 pages, 64 pages in color and 32 pages in black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French, English

An art book devoted to this French comic artist (Sillage, Wolverine: Saudade). From the publisher: "Inspired as much by the schools of America and...

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Chroniques Des Sillage, Tome 6
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Philippe Buchet, VF, Buchet, Jean-David Morvan, Buchet, Philippe, Delcourt, 2008, 1st, pictorial boards, French

"Navis’ friends share with us pieces of the puzzle, the roots, the personality and the life of the only human being still living on the famous...

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Sillage 10: Retour De Flammes
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Philippe Buchet, VF, Morvan, Jean David, Buchet, Philippe, Delcourt, 2007, 1st, pictorial boards, French

The brand new volume of this series. On an assignment for the federation, Navis returns to Earth. Flashbacks to her childhood running naked thru the jungle...


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Wolverine Saudade
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Philippe Buchet, Limited edition, VF, Morvan, Jean-David, Buchet, Philippe, Panini, 2006, 1st, pictorial boards

The creative team from Sillage create an original Wolverine graphic novel for the European market. \ This is the limited edition with an extra eight-page...


Chroniques Des Sillage, Tome 4
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Philippe Buchet, Alessandro Barbucci, Barbara Canepa, Agnes Fouquart,, et al, VF, Buchet and Jean David Morvan, Philippe, Buchet, Alessandro Barbucci, Barbara Canepa, Agnes Fouquart,, et al, Philippe, Delcourt, 2006, pictorial boards, French

A spin-off of the best-selling Sillage series. This anthology tells five stories of Navis’ world by guest artists Barbucci & Canepa, Agnes...

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Chroniques Des Sillage, Tome 2
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Philippe Buchet, Bengal, Sylvain Savoia, et al, VF, Buchet and Jean David Morvan, Philippe, Buchet, Bengal, Sylvain Savoia, et al, Philippe, Delcourt, 2005, pictorial boards, French

A spin-off of the best-selling Sillage series. This anthology series invites guest artists to illustrate stories within the Sillage universe. This volume...


Chroniques Des Sillage, Tome 3
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Philippe Buchet, Enrique Fernandez, Laval Ng, Nicolas Nemiri, Pedro Colombo, et al, VF, Buchet and Jean David Morvan, Philippe, Buchet, Enrique Fernandez, Laval Ng, Nicolas Nemiri, Pedro Colombo, et al, Philippe, Delcourt, pictorial boards, French

A spin-off of the best-selling Sillage series. This anthology tells five stories of Navis’ world by guest artists Laval Ng, Nicolas Nemiri, Pedro...

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Chroniques Des Sillage, Tome 1
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Philippe Buchet, Jose Luis Munuera, Benoit Springer, et al, VF, Buchet and Jean David Morvan, Philippe, Buchet, Jose Luis Munuera, Benoit Springer, et al, Philippe, Delcourt, 2004, pictorial boards, French

A spin-off of the best-selling Sillage series. This anthology tells five stories of Navis’ world by guest artists Munuera, Springer, Koboi, Bruno...


Meuterei Auf Der "Bounty"
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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!
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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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Crane / Skull - Small Notebook
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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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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Charles Burns, Burns, Charles, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Cornelius, 2016, 1st, 9782360811076, 11.5 inches, 8.75 inches, 80 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, French English

Love Nest is a totally new book by Charles Burns, created especially for Cornélius and offered exclusively worldwide. It is not available in any...

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Welcome Home - Notebook
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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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Reanimator
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Very Fine, Calvez, Lovecraft, H.P., Calvez, Delcourt, 2008, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards

Text in French.

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Les Aventures de Rosalie
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Edmond-Francois Calvo, Calvo, Edmond-Francois, Very Fine, Gallimard, Paris, 2012, 1st, 13.8 inches, 10.4 inches, 32 pages, color, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, French

Another masterpiece by Calvo, best known for The Beast is Dead which told the story of the Nazis and WWII in a style resembling a Walt Disney cartoon....

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Edmond-Francois Calvo, Calvo, Edmond-Francois, Very Good+ to Near Fine (moderate wear, some issues have minor corner bumps), Futuropolis, Paris, 1977, 1st, 11.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, black & white, Softcover, wraps, French

A collection of Calvo's very beautiful animal comic strip, first published in Femmes d'Aujourd'hui Magazine in 1952. Each issue is 80 pages. 880 pages in...

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Gargouilles Tome 2 - La Clé Du Temps
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Fine, Silvio Camboni, Filippi, Denis-Pierre, Camboni, Silvio, Les Humanoides Associes, 2004, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

"Gregoire is a regular little boy. Yet one night when he couldn’t sleep, he found a medallion which opens the doors of the fantasy medieval world in...

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Gargouilles Tome 3 - Les Gardiens
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Fine, Silvio Camboni, Filippi, Denis-Pierre, Camboni, Silvio, Les Humanoides Associes, 2005, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A bright colorful fantasy. Text in French.

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Gargouilles Tome 4 - Phidias
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Fine, Silvio Camboni, Filippi, Denis-Pierre, Camboni, Silvio, Les Humanoides Associes, 2006, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A bright colorful fantasy. Text in French.

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