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.

 
Chaland: Portrait De L'Artiste
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Limited to 3000 copies, VF, Yves Chaland, Chaland, Yves, Editions Champaka, 2008, 1st, Softcover, French wraps

View the slideshow at:  http://www.champaka.be/flipbook/chaland_portrait/ Yves Chaland (1957-1990) was one of the modern masters of the "Ligne...

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Very Fine, Yves Chaland, Chaland, Yves, Editions Champaka, 2008, 1st, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

"Nothing could be more fitting in this, Spirou’s seventieth year, than the publication by Champaka of the definitive edition of Coeurs d’acier,...

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Yves Chaland, VG (mild wear to the upper corners, 2 inch split along spine), Chaland, Yves, Les Humanoides Associes, 1986, 1st, pictorial boards

The original edition ("EO" - Edition originale) of the third Freddy Lombard album. Beautiful color and printing on a nice uncoated stock.

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Spirou par Chaland
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Yves Chaland, Chaland, Yves, Very Fine, Dupuis, Marcinelle, 2013, 1st, 6.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 112 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, French

A beautiful volume devoted to Yves Chaland and his Spirou and Fantasio strip created in 1982. This reprints all the strips as well as a treasure trove of...

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Very Fine, Yves Chaland, Fournier, Andre Franquin, Jije (Joseph Gillain), Chaland, Fournier, Andre Franquin, Jije (Joseph Gillain), Yves, Dupuis, 2003, 1st, 11.75 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards

This volume gathers seven rare or uncollected short stories, to celebrate 65 years of Spirou. For the occasion, the original line and coloring was...

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Weapons of the Metabaron
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Very Fine, Alexandro Jodorowsky, Travis Charest, Zoran Janjetov, Jodorowsky, Alexandro, Charest, Zoran Janjetov, Travis, Humanoids, 2013, 2nd, 9781594650819, 10.5 inches, 7.75 inches, 64 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The English language edition of the legendary Travis Charest French album. The Meta-barons series is a space fantasy with metaphysical overtones. The...

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India Dreams - l'Intégrale
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VF/VF, Jean-Francois Charles, Charles, Maryse, Charles, Jean-Francois, Casterman, 2008, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Omnibus collects four albums: Les Chemins de Brume, Quand revien La moussan, A L'ombres des bougainvillees, and IL n'y a rien a Darjeeling.

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Very Fine, Jean-Francois Charles, Charles, Maryse, Charles, Jean-Francois, Glenat, 2008, 96, color and B&W, Hardcover, pictorial boards, Spanish

"The Great Builders of Sagamore." "Sagamore is a quiet and wonderful tale, a walk in countries where the beauty of architecture explodes at each page."...

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Very Fine, Gregory Charlet, Charlet, Gregory, Ankama, 2009, 1st, 9782916739663, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Silas is the son of the great Hunter Baajah; tradition demands that he learn to fill his father's role. But he fails to master magic, refusing to perform...

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Roy Thomas, Howard Chaykin, Steve Leialoha, Thomas, Roy, Chaykin, Steve Leialoha, Howard, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Nice, France, Panini, 2016, 1st, 978-2809436228, 14.75 inches, 11.4 inches, 128 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

This large format hardcover reprints Marvel Comics' adaptation of Star Wars by Thomas and Chaykin from Star Wars #1-6 (1977). This special edition...

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Ciia (Chhuy-Ing), Ciia (Chhuy-Ing), One of 900 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Paris, Comix Buro, 2009, 1st, 978-2-916518-30-5, 8.7 inches, 7.1 inches, 48 pages, color, softcover, wraps, French

The long out-of-print Ciia (Chhuy-Ing) sketchbook. Ciia (Chhuy-Ing) is living in France and working in illustration and animation. 18 pages of life...

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Emmanuel Civiello, One of 900 numbered copies signed by the artist., Very Fine, Civiello, Emmanuel, Comix Buro, 2010, 1st, wraps, French

This sketchbook contains sketches from Asia and elsewhere, elves, korrigans, orcs and other enchanting or real animals, pages dedicated to the comics Long...

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Clarke, Clarke, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Brussels, Le Lombard, 2015, 1st, 978-2803636266, 8.7 inches, 8.7 inches, 160 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Beautiful, stark black & white artwork, reminiscent of both Bill Watterson and Frank Miller. Writer-artist Clarke dedicates this book "to Rod...

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Clarke, Clarke, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Brussels, Le Lombard, 2016, 1st, 978-2803670246, 8.7 inches, 8.7 inches, 160 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Beautiful, stark black & white artwork, reminiscent of both Bill Watterson and Frank Miller. Writer-artist Clarke dedicates this book "to Lewis...

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Les Souris II
  $60.00
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Pierre Clement, Clement, Pierre, Very Fine, Mephistopoulos, Paris, 1993, 1st, 13 inches, 9.25 inches, 16 pages, two-color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

The Mouse 2 (of 3 annual volumes). A wordless picture story book about desk objects and toys coming to life at night. Magical and mysterious. Beautifully...

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Les Souris III
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Pierre Clement, Clement, Pierre, Very Fine, Mephistopoulos, Paris, 1993, 1st, 13 inches, 9.25 inches, 16 pages, two-color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

The Mouse 3 (of 3 annual volumes). A wordless picture story book about desk objects and toys coming to life at night. Magical and mysterious. Beautifully...

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L'Irresistible Ascension
  $75.00
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Serge Clerc, Clerc, Serge, Very Fine, Paris, Editions Reporter, 1999, 1st, 2908710137, 9.2 inches, 6.4 inches, 80 pages, two-color illustrations, softcover, French wraps, French

I am a huge fan of Serge Clerc and this special edition is a showcase of his finer qualities: a bold graphic clear line; wit, appeal, and joie de vivre....

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Le Journal
  $40.00
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Very Fine, Serge Clerc, Clerc, Serge, Denoel, 2008, 1st, Softcover, color vinyl wraps, French

This long-form graphic novel is a memoir of the founding of Les Humanoides Associes and the early years of Metal Hurlant magazine. This is Clerc's own...

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Les Limaces Rouges
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Serge Clerc, Clerc, Serge, Limited to 2500 copies, Very Fine, Editions Reporter, Paris, 2000, 1st, 9.2 inches, 6.4 inches, 96 pages, two-color, softcover, French wraps, French

A beautifully designed limited edition of this graphic novel featuring Phil Perfect and Sam Bronx from this modern master of the clear-line style in full...

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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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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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Phil Perfect - l'Integrale
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Very Fine, Serge Clerc, Clerc, Serge, Dupuis, 2012, 1st, 9782800155708, Hardcover, pictorial cloth, French

A swell archival collection of Serge Clerc's Phil Perfect, every comic story, illustration, seriograph, portfolio plate, and bookplate, along with...

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Science-Fiction Integrale
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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, Dupuis, Marcinelle, 2016, 1st, 11.75 inches, 8.5 inches, 384 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

An absolutely beautiful archival collection of Serge Clerc's science fiction comics, illustrations, posters, album and magazine covers. Reproduces some...

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Fine (spine ends very lightly bumped, open corners sharp, very bright, clean), Serge Clerc, Landon, Francois, Clerc, Serge, Albin Michel, 1987, 1st, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A collection of the illustration work of this modern master of the clear-line style. 50 color and over 100 black & white illustrations: magazines,...

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Serge Clerc, Clerc, Serge, Includes a limited edition signed and numbered color lithograph, Very Fine in publisher's shrinkwrap, Dupuis, Marcinelle, 2011, 1st, 11.75 inches, 9.5 inches, 112 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards with on laid color plate, French

From the publisher: Almost 75 years old, and not a wrinkle in sight: Spirou continues to astonish with his extraordinary timelessness. Serge Clerc,...

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

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

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L'Ete Diabolik
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Thierry Smolderen, Alexandre Clerisse, Smolderen, Thierry, Clerisse, Alexandre, Very Fine, Paris, Dargaud, 2015, 1st, 9782205073454, 11 inches, 8.25 inches, 168 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The new album from the creators of Souvenirs de l'Empire de l'Atome , this is similarly graphically bold and inventive, except instead of taking the...

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Ron Cobb, Cobb, Ron, Near Fine, Dandelion, Paris, 1978, 1st French, 96 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, French, English

The French edition of The Cobb Book. Entirely bilingual in English and French. Excellent printing on heavy stock.

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Pedro Colombo, Signed by the writer and the artist with a drawing, VF, Busquet, Josep, Colombo, Pedro, Styx, 2011, 1st, French

A graphic novel (in French) set in the exotic Middle East of the Arabian Nights. Beautifully illustrated and colored, the artwork is highly detailed yet the...

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Bere Kakerlaak Ex-Libris
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Didier Conrad, Very Fine, Conrad, Didier, Fantasmagories, 5.875 inches, 8.25 inches

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Very Good+ (light cover wear, previous owner's name neatly written on title page), Didier Conrad, Yann, Conrad, Didier, Glenat, 1984, 1st, 11 inches, 8.25 inches, 96 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The original editions ("E.O." - Edition originale) of the two volumes of Bob Marone published by Glenat in 1984 and 1985. Bob Morane is literary...

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Very Good+ (light cover wear, previous owner's name neatly written on title page), Didier Conrad, Yann, Conrad, Didier, Glenat, 1984, 1st, 11 inches, 8.25 inches, 48 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The original edition ("E.O." - Edition originale) of the two volumes of Bob Marone published by Glenat in 1984 and 1985. Bob Morane is literary character...

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Bob Marone Ex-Libris 1
  $6.00
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Didier Conrad, Very Fine, Conrad, Didier, Super-Heros, 5 inches, 3 inches

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Bob Marone Ex-Libris 2
  $8.00
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Didier Conrad, Very Fine, Conrad, Didier, Fantasmagories, 2010, 6.38 inches, 4.75 inches

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Cotton Kid Ex-Libris
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Didier Conrad, Very Fine, Conrad, Didier, Fantasmagories, 7.875 inches, 6.625 inches

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Very Fine, Didier Conrad, Conrad, Didier, Dupuis, 1991, 2800118547, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

La Sirène des Caraïbes (Siren of the Caribbean).  The first volume of Conrad's adventure series for young readers. Donito is a young boy...

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Very Fine, Didier Conrad, Conrad, Didier, Dupuis, 1992, 1st, 2800119098, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

La Pyramide des Tempêtes (Pyramid of Tempests). The continuing adventures of Conrad's young protagonist, Donito. This time he's on the Mexican...

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Donito, Tome 3: Le Grand Secret
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Very Fine, Didier Conrad, Conrad, Didier, Dupuis, 1993, 1st, 280012055X, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The third volume in the adventures of Donito, Conrad's series for younger readers.  Donito is a young boy who lives during the times of the pirates,...

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Very Fine, Didier Conrad, Conrad, Didier, Dupuis, 1995, 1st, 2800121009, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

L’Ile aux Pirates (Pirates’ Island). Conrad's young hero encounters pirates and mermaids on a remote island. Donito is a young boy who lives...

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Very Fine, Didier Conrad, Conrad, Didier, Dupuis, 1996, 1st, 2800123117, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

L’Or Caché du Cachalot (The Whale’s Hidden Gold). Conrad's Caribbean adventure for young readers continues. Donito is a young boy who...

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VF, Didier Conrad, Yann, Conrad, Didier, Dargaud, 2011, 1st, Hardcover, Pictorial boards, French

Includes albums "Matricule Triple Zero" and "Shukumei" as well as 34 pages of sketches, pencil, and two pages of information on the creation of the series.

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L'Avatar
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Near fine, Didier Conrad, Commenge, Conrad, Didier, Bedefil, 1986, 1st, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

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Le Piege Malais - Integrale
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Didier Conrad, VF, Conrad, Didier, Dupuis, 1999, 1st, 2800117249, pictorial boards, French

The combined edition of a two-volume story from 1990. The first bande dessinée both written and illustrated by Conrad. Conrad colored this album...

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Signed by both artist and writer, Very Fine, Conrad, Didier, Didier Conrad, 7.12 inches, 4 inches

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Didier Conrad, One of the HC copies signed by both artist and writer, Very Fine, Conrad, Didier, Fantasmagories, 4.25 inches, 7 inches

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Didier Conrad, Signed by both artist and writer, Very Fine, Conrad, Didier, Fantasmagories, 6.5 inches, 4 inches

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Les Innommables Ex-Libris 12
  $10.00
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Didier Conrad, Very Fine, Conrad, Didier, Fantasmagories, 7 inches, 7 inches

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Les Innommables Ex-Libris 13
  $8.00
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Didier Conrad, Very Fine, Conrad, Didier, Fantasmagories, 9.12 inches, 6 inches

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