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.

 
Corto Maltèse En Siberie
  $35.00
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Light bump to upper corners otherwise VF/VF in shrinkwrap, Pratt, Hugo, Hugo Pratt, Casterman, 2000

A color hardcover edition of this Corto Maltese adventure.

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Hugo Pratt, Juan Díaz Canales, Rubén Pellejero, Pratt, Juan Díaz Canales, Hugo, Pellejero, Rubén, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Casterman, Paris, 2015, 9782203099869, 12.75 inches, 9.5 inches, 96 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

1915. Corto Maltese just misses his longtime friend, writer Jack London, in San Francisco. But the writer left him a message, asking Corto to deliver a...

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Hugo Pratt, Juan Díaz Canales, Rubén Pellejero, Pratt, Juan Díaz Canales, Hugo, Pellejero, Rubén, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Casterman, Paris, 2015, 978-2203092112, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 88 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

1915. Corto Maltese just misses his longtime friend, writer Jack London, in San Francisco. But the writer left him a message, asking Corto to deliver a...

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Hugo Pratt, Juan Díaz Canales, Rubén Pellejero, Pratt, Juan Díaz Canales, Hugo, Pellejero, Rubén, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Casterman, Paris, 2017, 9782203122093, 12.75 inches, 9.5 inches, 88 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The new adventures of Hugo Pratt's Corto Matese by Canalès and Pellejero. In French. This edition presents the story in magnificent black-and-white....

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Hugo Pratt, Juan Díaz Canales, Rubén Pellejero, Pratt, Juan Díaz Canales, Hugo, Pellejero, Rubén, Near Fine, bumped upper and lower edges of back cover, issued without dustjacket, Casterman, Paris, 2017, 9782203122086, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 80 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The new adventures of Hugo Pratt's Corto Matese by Canalès and Pellejero. In French. This edition features colors by Pellejero. From the...

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Hugo Pratt, Juan Díaz Canales, Rubén Pellejero, Pratt, Juan Díaz Canales, Hugo, Pellejero, Rubén, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Casterman, Paris, 2019, 9782203185890, 12.75 inches, 9.5 inches, 88 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The new adventures of Hugo Pratt's Corto Matese by Canalès and Pellejero. In French. This edition presents the story in magnificent black-and-white....

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Hugo Pratt, Juan Díaz Canales, Rubén Pellejero, Pratt, Juan Díaz Canales, Hugo, Pellejero, Rubén, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Casterman, Paris, 2019, 9782203185883, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 82 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The new adventures of Hugo Pratt's Corto Matese by Canalès and Pellejero. In French. This edition features colors by Pellejero. From the...

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Corto Maltèse: La Jeunesse
  $35.00
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Hugo Pratt, VF/NF, Pratt, Hugo, Casterman, 1996, French

This color hardcover edition is out-of-print. Published in English as The Early Years .

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Corto Maltèse: Les Celtiques
  $40.00
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Very fine in very fine dust jacket, Hugo Pratt, Pratt, Hugo, Casterman, 2003, Hardcover, French

This book retraces Corto Maltese's journey in Europe during 1917 and 1918. Les Celtiques was first collected in 1975. This color hardcover is out-of-print.

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Cosey Ex-Libris
  $15.00
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Very Fine, Cosey, Cosey, Fantasmagories, 1st

A limited edition color print produced by Fantasmagories, a bande dessinee shop in Paris, famous for their ex-libris (bookplates).

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VF, Julien/cdm, Mo/cdm, Julien/cdm, Fluide Glacial, 2006, 1st, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

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Cotton Kid Ex-Libris
  $5.00
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Didier Conrad, Very Fine, Conrad, Didier, Fantasmagories, 7.875 inches, 6.625 inches

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Coverama: Alternate Worlds
  $70.00
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Marc Simonetti, Simonetti, Marc, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Bragelonne, 2015, 1st, 9782811216290, 12.8 inches, 9.7 inches, 256 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, wraps

Marc Simonetti (born in 1977) is a French conceptual artist and illustrator. He worked on Valérian and the city of a thousand planets with Luc Besson...

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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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Crimson Plague S&N Ex-Libris
  $25.00
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George Perez, #199 of 400 copies signed by the artist, Near Fine, Perez, George, 1998, 1st, 13.75 inches, 9.25 inches, color, English

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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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Crumb 30/40
  $150.00
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Robert Crumb, Crumb, Robert, Near Fine (only light wear, flat, tight, bright), Futuropolis, Paris, 1982, 1st, 15.75 inches, 11.75 inches, 36 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, French

This eleventh volume in Futuropolis' series of oversized 30x40 cm large-format comics collections (Moebius, Moscoso, Poivet, Jeff Jones, Wrightson, etc.)...

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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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Cybersix 1
  $75.00
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Carlos Trillo, Carlos Meglia, Trillo, Carlos, Meglia, Carlos, Near Fine (covers rubbed and scuffed, interior Very Fine), Vents d'Quest, Paris, 1994, 2869673086, 11.5 inches, 7.75 inches, 192 pages, black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Before Meglia began working for Dark Horse and DC, he had success with this Argentinian comic series about a genetically engineered heroine (which was also...

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Cybersix 10
  $30.00
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Carlos Meglia, Fine, Trillo, Carlos, Meglia, Carlos, Vents d'Ouest, 1997, 2869675984, pictorial boards

Before Meglia began working for Dark Horse and DC, he had success with this Argentinian comic series about a genetically engineered heroine. It was...

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Cybersix 6
  $30.00
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Carlos Meglia, Fine, Trillo, Carlos, Meglia, Carlos, Vents d'Ouest, 1996, 2869674848, pictorial boards

Before Meglia began working for Dark Horse and DC, he had success with this Argentinian comic series about a genetically engineered heroine. It was...

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Cybersix 7
  $30.00
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Carlos Meglia, Fine, Trillo, Carlos, Meglia, Carlos, Vents d'Ouest, 1996, 2869675259, pictorial boards

Before Meglia began working for Dark Horse and DC, he had success with this Argentinian comic series about a genetically engineered heroine. It was...

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Cybersix 9
  $30.00
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Carlos Meglia, Fine, Trillo, Carlos, Meglia, Carlos, Vents d'Ouest, 1997, 2869676182, pictorial boards

Before Meglia began working for Dark Horse and DC, he had success with this Argentinian comic series about a genetically engineered heroine. It was...

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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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Nob
Dad, Tome 1: Filles à papa
  $20.00
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Nob, Nob, Very Fine, Dupuis, Marcinelle, 2015, 1st, 11.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A new series by Nob, the creator of Mamette. From the publisher: A single father at home, it's a full time job, and this Dad will not pretend...

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Nob
Dad, Tome 3: Les nerfs à vif
  $20.00
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Nob, Nob, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Marcinelle, Dupuis, 201, 1st, 978-2800167008, 11.75 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

"Dad: Raw Nerves" is the third volume of this series about a single father raising four daughters, by Nob, the creator of Mamette. From the publisher:...

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Nob
Dad, Tome 4: Star à domicile
  $20.00
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Nob, Nob, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Marcinelle, Dupuis, 2017, 1st, 9782800167008, 11.75 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

"Dad: A Star at Home" is the fourth volume of this series about a single father raising four daughters, by Nob, the creator of Mamette. From the...

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Daisies: Affogato all'Amarena
  $325.00
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Claire Wendling, Wendling, Claire, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Soleil, Toulon, 2010, 1st, 14.7 inches, 11.75 inches, 64 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, French

This oversized 2010 French edition of our own Claire Wendling art book is long out of print and quite scarce.  Sketches and finished poster art by...

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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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Claire Wendling, Wendling, Claire, Very Good+ (small bump to the bottom edge, light wear to the covers) issued without dustjacket, Soleil, Toulon, 2010, 1st, 14.7 inches, 11.75 inches, 64 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, French

This oversized 2010 French edition of our own Claire Wendling art book is long out of print and quite scarce.  Sketches and finished poster art by...

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Dans Mes Yeux
  $25.00
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Bastien Vives, Vives, Bastien, Very Fine, Casterman/KSTR, Paris, 2009, 978-2203020627, 10.9 inches, 7.5 inches, 136 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

"In My Eyes." Another Bastien Vives story about young people and their yearning, awkward quest for love. This one is unique and formally interesting in...

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Dante 01: Le Storyboard Du Film
  $50.00
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Fred Blanchard & Gess, Very Fine, Marc Caro & Pierre Bordage, Fred Blanchard & Gess, Delcourt, 2007, 1st, French wraps

The complete storyboards for the 2007 French Science Fiction film Dante 01 directed by Marc Caro art of this French artist. Blanchard is a frequent...

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Dante's Paradiso Postcard Set
  $20.00
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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Very Fine in Very Fine folder, Paris, Moebius Production, 2021, 6 inches, 4 inches, 18 color illustrations

Here, in a handy postcard format, are Moebius' 18 magnificent color illustrations created in 1999 for Edizioni Nuages' edition of Dante's Paradiso (La...

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Taï-Marc Le Thanh, Rebecca Dautremer, Le Thanh, Taï-Marc, Dautremer, Rebecca, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Editions Tishina, Paris, 2015, 1st, 13 inches, 11.75 inches, 160 pages, over 400 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A collection of published and unpublished finished works, illustrations, designs, drawings, sketches by the French graphic designer and illustrator. Over...

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Daydreams
  $55.00
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Nicoletta Ceccoli, Ceccoli, Nicoletta, Very Fine , Soleil, Toulon, 2013, 1st, 12.4 inches, 10.3 inches, 135 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A new collection of art by Nicoletta Ceccoli. Daydreams is the second book by Nicoletta Ceccoli published in France, and the second artbook worldwide....

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Lorenzo De Felici, De Felici, Lorenzo, One of 900 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Comix Buro, Paris, 2015, 1st, 8.7 inches, 7.1 inches, 48 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, French

A round trait almost cartoony, unparalleled fluidity, dynamism breathtaking, it is indeed of the tab of the Italian designer, author of   Drakka...

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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Tiny tear on front cover outer edge, otherwise Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Les Humanoides Associes, 2019, 1st, 9782731629262, 12.5 inches, 9.4 inches, 136 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

For the serious Moebius fan, this collection of early stories drawn by Jean Giraud shows his development on his way to becoming "Moebius." It includes...

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Didier Graffet, Graffet, Didier, Limited to 500 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Paris, Galerie Daniel Maghen, 2013, 1st, 9782356740281, 14 inches, 10 inches, 88 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

This beautiful, full color, clothbound, 88-page art book is signed and numbered to 500 copies, and accompanied by a matching signed and numbered print....

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Zep
Découpé en Tranches
  $28.00
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Zep, Zep, Near Fine (mild shelfwear), Paris, Rue De Sevres, 2014, 1st, 978-2369810346, 11.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 104 pages, color, Softcover, French wraps, French

Zep is a hugely popular writer-artist, creator of Titeuf and much more. This is a book of autobiographical single panel cartoons and short comic strips....

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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
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...


Dernier Souffle
  $50.00
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Thierry Martin, Martin, Thierry, Very Fine in Very Fine sleeve, Black & White Editions, Roeschwoog, France, 2019, 1st, 11 inches, 10.25 inches, 320 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial cloth

A wordless graphic novel by the French bd creator, illustrator, and storyboard artist Thierry Martin. Thierry Martin's dark wordless western initially...

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Thierry Martin, Martin, Thierry, One of 300 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine sleeve, Black & White Editions, Roeschwoog, France, 2019, 1st, 11 inches, 10.25 inches, 320 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial cloth

This deluxe edition includes: the book itself signed & numbered to 300 copies a matching signed & numbered two-color bookplate/ex-libris...

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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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Desseins
  $29.00
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Olivier Pont, Pont, Olivier, Very Fine, Paris, Dargaud, 2015, 1st, 9782205074970, 2205074970, 11 inches, 8.26 inches, 120 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial cloth, French

Seven short stories about a variety of women, beautifully and sensitively illustrated. From the publisher: Olivier Pont embarks on his great return to...

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Dessins de Nuit
  $65.00
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Limited to 1000 copies, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Charles Berberian, Berberian, Charles, Barbier & Mathon, 2013, 1st, Softcover, wraps, French

Sketchbook drawings by Berberian (the Berberian of Dupuy-Berberian). Sketches of women and men, places, interior scenes, fantasies. There are sections...

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Deux Mille Meuf
  $30.00
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F'Murrr, F'Murrr, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Dargaud, 2019, 1st, 9782205080391, 8.5 inches, 5.25 inches, 280 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, decorative cloth with an onlaid color plate, French

From the publisher: Each year, F'murr makes unique greeting cards for his friends. In 2009, he decided to draw two thousand girls, sketched on the...

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Dick Turpin
  $28.00
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Very Fine, Lele Vianello, Vianello, Lele, Mosquito, 2013, 1st, 2352830877, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Vianello was a longtime assistant to Hugo Pratt before writing and/or drawing his own comics. In this new album, Vianello tells the career of a legendary...

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