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.

 
Le Livre du Mont-Verite
  $28.00
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Jean-Christophe Menu, Menu, Jean-Christophe, Fine (very light wear, very flat, tight, clean), Paris, L'Association, 2002, 1st, 2844140882, 11.5 inches, 8.625 inches, 86 pages, black & white, Softcover, French wraps, French

This volume (in English: The Book of Truth Mountain) collects six stories by the influential French underground cartoonist. Five of them appeared in French...

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Thierry Martin, Martin, Thierry, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Roeschwoog, France, Editions Black & White, 2020, 1st, 9791094988756, 6.25 inches, 9.75 inches, 192 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards

aka The Saucy Envelopes of Major Martin. A new, very limited art book by the French bd creator, illustrator, and storyboard artist Thierry Martin featuring...


Thierry Martin, Martin, Thierry, One of 150 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Roeschwoog, France, Editions Black & White, 2020, 1st, 9791094988763, 6.25 inches, 9.75 inches, 192 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

This is the deluxe edition, signed and numbered by the author, with variant front and back covers, and a print of the classic cover. aka The Saucy...

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Jean-Baptiste Monge, Monge, Jean-Baptiste, Very Fine, Wentworth-Nord, QC, Canada, Goblin's Way, 2018, 1st, 9782981528933, 10.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 66 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps

A new sketchbook by the French fantasy illustrator Jean-Baptiste Monge. This is his second self-published book. Filled with incredibly detailed drawings and...

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Jean-Baptiste Monge, Monge, Jean-Baptiste, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Goblin's Way, Wentworth-Nord, QC, Canada, 2016, 2nd 2018, 13.25 inches, 10 inches, 148 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, decorative cloth, English

Jean-Baptiste Monge's first fantasy art book in English! Self-published by Monge, this art book is beautifully designed and lushly produced, with...


Cromwell End Zone
  $45.00
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Cromwell, Cromwell, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Buhl, Editions Caurette, 2020, 1st, 9791096315307, 10.1 inches, 8.4 inches, 220 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

From the publisher: Obviously, you're already familiar with Cromwell! Cromwell the provocateur, Cromwell the subversive! Well in this artbook you'll find...

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Venise Celeste - First Printing
  $225.00
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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Near Fine (bump to the bottom edge of the front board (cover), very light wear at the spine ends, otherwise very sharp, tight and clean) issued without dustjacket, 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 he was...

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La Chute de la Maison Usher
  $60.00
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Edgar Allan Poe, Richard Corben, Poe, Edgar Allan, Corben, Richard, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (one corner slightly pushed inward, light wear), Paris, Albin Michel, 1986, 1st, 9782226025678, 11.5 inches, 8.75 inches, 52 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

From 1986, a French edition of Richard Corben's color Edgar Allan Poe adaptations: "The Fall of the House of Usher" (28 pages) from A Corben Special...

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Drawers 2.0
  $175.00
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Claire Wendling, Wendling, Claire, Very Good+, issued without dustjacket (3/8-inch scrape to the top of the spine, small nicks to the tail of the spine, otherwise Very Fine, the open corners are sharp, covers clean, binding tight), Bordeaux, Le Cycliste, 2005, 1st, 2912249740, 11.75 inches, 10 inches, 144 pages, over 650 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, French English

This is the revised and expanded 144-page edition of Drawers, the retrospective of Claire Wendling's work in comics, games, animation, and illustration....

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Claire Wendling, Wendling, Claire, Very Good+ (moderate rubbing to the covers and corners), Le Cycliste, Bordeaux, 2005, 1st, 12 inches, 12 inches, 16 pages, color, Softcover, wirebound

Long out of print. A portfolio of thirteen new color illustrations by Claire Wendling of girls and their pets: big and small, wild or domesticated. A...

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Ange, Pierre Alary, Ange, Alary, Pierre, Limited to 200 copies signed by the artist, Very Good, issued without dustjacket (the boards are peeking thru at three spots at the spine ends where the cloth is worn, upper corners are bumped and worn,, Folle Image, Paris, 2004, 1st, 12.5 inches, 9 inches, 96 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

This deluxe edition of Belladone, limited to 200 copies, features a cloth spine, special covers, eight-pages of sketches and studies, and is signed by...

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Siegfried, Tome 2: La Walkyrie
  $30.00
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Alex Alice, Alice, Alex, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (light cover wear), Dargaud, Paris, 2009, 1st, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 72 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The original French edition of Alex Alice's adaptation of the Wagner opera, told mostly through visuals. Volume 2 of 3. Text in French. The English language...

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Lazlo Parker
  $50.00
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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Print run of 3,000 copies, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Moebius Production, 2020, 1st, 978-2-908-76628-8, 8.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 320 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

NOW IN STOCK! A brand new Moebius art book!  320 pages and only 7 pages of text! This new hardcover, from Moebius production, is in the same...

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Les Armes du Meta-Baron
  $35.00
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Alexandro Jodorowsky, Travis Charest, Zoran Janjetov, Jodorowsky, Alexandro, Charest, Zoran Janjetov, Travis, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (light cover wear), Les Humanoides Associes, Paris, 2008, 1st, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 60 pages, black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The original French edition of Travis Charest's Meta-Baron. This is the largest version published in French or English and the best reproduction of...

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Recueil Spirou Tome 356
  $35.00
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Fine, issued without dustjacket, Marcinelle, Dupuis, 2019, 1st, 9791034736409, 11.7 inches, 8.25 inches, 516 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Le Journal Spirou issues #4170 to 4178. Serialized stories including Spirou et Fantasio by Emile Bravo, Zombillenium by Arthur de Pins, Ralph Azham by Lewis...

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Recueil Spirou Tome 358
  $35.00
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Fine, issued without dustjacket, Marcinelle, Dupuis, 2019, 1st, 9791034737673, 11.7 inches, 8.25 inches, 516 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Le Journal Spirou issues #4189 to 4199. Serialized stories including Zorgub by Jose Luis Munuera, Zombillenium by Arthur de Pins, Harmony by Mathieu Reynes,...

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Recueil Spirou Tome 359
  $35.00
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Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (bump to the upper corner, scratch to the front cover, otherwise new and unread), Marcinelle, Dupuis, 2020, 1st, 9791034747061, 11.7 inches, 8.25 inches, 516 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Le Journal Spirou issues #4200 to 4210. Serialized stories including Zorgub by Jose Luis Munuera, Zombillenium by Arthur de Pins, Natacha by Walthery,...

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Juan Diaz Canales, Juanjo Guarnido, Diaz Canales, Juan, Guarnido, Juanjo, Very Fine, Dargaud, Paris, 2020, 1st, 8.25 inches, 15.75 inches, color

A limited edition promotional print produced by the publisher of Blacksad, Dargaud. A beautiful color print on heavy mat stock.

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Juan Diaz Canales, Juanjo Guarnido, Diaz Canales, Juan, Guarnido, Juanjo, Very Fine, Dargaud, Paris, 2020, 1st, 15.75 inches, 11.8 inches, color

A limited edition promotional print produced by the publisher of Blacksad, Dargaud. A beautiful color print on heavy mat stock.

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Juan Diaz Canales, Juanjo Guarnido, Diaz Canales, Juan, Guarnido, Juanjo, Very Fine, Dargaud, Paris, 2020, 1st, 15.75 inches, 11.8 inches, color

A limited edition promotional print produced by the publisher of Blacksad, Dargaud. A beautiful color print on heavy mat stock.

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Juan Diaz Canales, Juanjo Guarnido, Diaz Canales, Juan, Guarnido, Juanjo, Very Fine, Dargaud, Paris, 2020, 1st, 15.75 inches, 11.8 inches, color

A limited edition promotional print produced by the publisher of Blacksad, Dargaud. A beautiful color print on heavy mat stock.

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Blacksad Promotional Print: Fin
  $20.00
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Juan Diaz Canales, Juanjo Guarnido, Diaz Canales, Juan, Guarnido, Juanjo, Very Fine, Dargaud, Paris, 2020, 1st, 15.75 inches, 11.8 inches, color

A limited edition promotional print produced by the publisher of Blacksad, Dargaud. A beautiful color print on heavy mat stock.

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Fondation Cartier Postcard A
  $6.00
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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Very Fine, Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain, Paris, 1999, 1st, 6 inches, 4.2 inches, color

A postcard from the 1999 Moebius exhibition "1 monde réel" ("1 real world") at the Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain in Paris (June 30 -...

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Fondation Cartier Postcard B
  $6.00
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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Very Fine, Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain, Paris, 1999, 1st, 6 inches, 4.2 inches, color

A postcard from the 1999 Moebius exhibition "1 monde réel" ("1 real world") at the Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain in Paris (June 30 -...

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