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.

 
Very Fine, Juanjo Guarnido, Diaz Canales, Juan, Guarnido, Juanjo, Dargaud, 2005, 1st, 220505564X, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 56 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A fine condition first printing (in French parlance, an "Edition Originale" or "E.O.") of the third Blacksad book.

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Gentlemind Tome 1
  $30.00
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Juan Diaz Canales, Teresa Valero, Antonio Lapone, Diaz Canales, Teresa Valero, Juan, Lapone, Antonio, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Dargaud, Paris, 2020, 9782205076370, 12.7 inches, 9.5 inches, 88 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A new album by the great stylist Antonio Lapone! From the publisher: New York, 1940. Navit, a penniless young artist, inherits a somewhat...

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Julien Boisvert 1: Neekibo
  $20.00
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Fine, Michel Plessix, Dieter & Michel Plessix, Plessix, Michel, Delcourt, 1989, Hardcover, pictorial boards

Plessix is best known for The Wind in the Willows. This is his other series. A young single man with a small civil service position, Julien Boisvert is no...

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Julien Boisvert 2: Grisnoir
  $20.00
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Fine, Michel Plessix, Dieter & Michel Plessix, Plessix, Michel, Delcourt, 1991, Hardcover, pictorial boards

Plessix is best known for The Wind in the Willows. This is his other series. A young single man with a small civil service position, Julien Boisvert is no...

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Julien Boisvert 3: Jikuri
  $20.00
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Fine, Michel Plessix, Dieter & Michel Plessix, Plessix, Michel, Delcourt, 1992, Hardcover, pictorial boards

Plessix is best known for The Wind in the Willows. This is his other series. A young single man with a small civil service position, Julien Boisvert is no...

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Julien Boisvert 4: Charles
  $20.00
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Fine, Michel Plessix, Dieter & Michel Plessix, Plessix, Michel, Delcourt, 1995, Hardcover, pictorial boards

Plessix is best known for The Wind in the Willows. This is his other series. A young single man with a small civil service position, Julien Boisvert is no...

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Tempete Au Haras
  $25.00
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Christophe Donner, Jeremie Moreau, Donner, Christophe, Moreau, Jeremie, Very Fine, Paris, Rue De Sevres, 2015, 1st, 978-2369810520, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 72 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

An equestrian graphic novel set around a stud farm and horse racing, with a boy and his horse, reminiscent of The Black Stallion . Superb graphic...

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Very Fine, Alex Alice, Dorison, Xavier, Alice, Alex, Glenat, 2003, 978272437325, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Before Siegfried, Alex Alice tackled this medieval saga. This is the conclusion.

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Xavier Dorison, Ralph Meyer, Dorison, Xavier, Meyer, Ralph, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Dargaud, 2017, 1st, 978-2505068020, 14.5 inches, 11.75 inches, 64 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

From the Publisher: The third installment of the action-packed, beautifully drawn series that's been called "The greatest western since Blueberry." In...

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Xavier Dorison, Ralph Meyer, Dorison, Xavier, Meyer, Ralph, Near Fine (light surface scratches), issued without dustjacket, Paris, Dargaud, 2018, 1st, 9782505071471, 14.5 inches, 11.75 inches, 64 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Ralph Meyer is a multiple award winner for his work in comics, including best illustration for the hit western series Undertaker. This is the large format...

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Xavier Dorison, Ralph Meyer, Dorison, Xavier, Meyer, Ralph, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Dargaud, 2021, 1st, 9782505083306, 14.5 inches, 11.7 inches, 72 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Undertaker is the bestselling Western series in France and Ralph Meyer is receiving accolades for his lush artwork. The Bibliophile Edition presents...

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Xavier Dorison, Ralph Meyer, Dorison, Xavier, Meyer, Ralph, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Dargaud, 2019, 1st, 9782505075318, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 64 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The latest volume in Ralph Meyer's action-packed, beautifully drawn, hit Western series. Meyer is a multiple award winner for his work in comics, including...

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RG Integrale
  $40.00
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Very Fine, Frederik Peeters, Dragon and Frederik Peeters, Pierre, Peeters, Frederik, Gallimard / Bayou, 2012, 1st, 9782070642892, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A few years ago, this gritty procedural series was profiled by the Los Angeles Times. Written by an actual RG and illustrated by the award winning artist of...

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Mortel
  $15.00
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Marc Dubuisson, Thierry Martin, Dubuisson, Marc, Martin, Thierry, Very Fine, Paris, Delcourt, 2020, 1st, 9782413008941, 7 inches, 6 inches, 104 pages, 100 color strips, Softcover, French wraps, French

There is more than one way to die and the Grim Reaper does not lack imagination or resources to achieve his ends. Here are a hundred ways to die, always...

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Bots Tome 1
  $24.00
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Ducoudray, Stephen Baker, Ducoudray, Baker, Stephen, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Ankama, Paris, 2016, 1st, 11 inches, 7.75 inches, 96 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

In the course of world conflicts, humans have delegated the art of war to machines. The Earth is now just an immense battlefield populated only by robots....

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VF, Philippe Wurm, Dufaux, Jean, Wurm, Philippe, Glenat, 2011, 1st, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Imagine if Carol Lay was French and created Gothic mystery thrillers and you'd have Lady Elza. Lady Elza is a young divorce from an aristocratic family who...

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Sortilèges, Livre 3
  $29.00
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Jean Dufaux, Jose Luis Munuera, Dufaux, Jean, Munuera, Jose Luis, Very Fine, Dargaud, Paris, 2014, 1st, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 64 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

This is a new story arc: this is Sortilèges - Cycle 2 - Tome 1.Dufaux and Munuera develop the Gothic side of wonderland in this third volume of...

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Lt. Mac Fly Intégrale
  $40.00
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Fred Duval, Jean Barbaud, Duval, Fred, Barbaud, Jean, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Geneva, Paquet, 2016, 1st, 978-2888907152, 12.7 inches, 9.5 inches, 144 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Jean Barbaud is a former animator with a beautiful loose animated art style and an amazing ability to both capture and caricature aircraft. This volume...

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Nympheas Noirs
  $40.00
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Fred Duval, Didier Cassegrain, Duval, Fred, Cassegrain, Didier, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Dupuis, Marcinelle, 2019, 978-2800173504, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 144 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Didier Cassegrain's new graphic novel! An adaptation of Michel Bussi's best-selling, widely-translated crime novel Nympheas Noirs ("Black Water Lilies"),...

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Fred Duval, Didier Cassegrain, Duval, Fred, Cassegrain, Didier, Very Fine, issued in publisher's shrinkwrap, Marcinelle, Dupuis, 2019, 1st thus, 978-2800173504, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 156 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A Special Edition of Didier Cassegrain's new graphic novel, featuring eight extra pages of watercolor illustrations by Cassegrain and a unique dustjacket...

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Christophe Quet, Duval, Fred, Quet, Christophe, Very Fine, Delcourt, Paris, 2004, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 48 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Text in French.

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Xav
Tony Emeriau, Xav, Emeriau, Tony, Xav, Very Fine in Fine box, Paris, Monsieur Pop Corn, 2015, 6.4 inches, 8.7 inches, 192 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, French

Sticky Pants are one page jokes and short comic strips of the most recognizable superheroes in outrageous, sometimes shocking, but always hilarious...

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L'Art De La Fessee
  $75.00
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Milo Manara, NF/Fine (light stress at hinges otherwise Fine), Enard, Jean-Pierre, Manara, Milo, Le Marquis/Glenat, 1988, 1st, padded pictorial boards

The first edition, first printing of Manara's illustrated edition of The Art of Spanking. 21 full-page and 60 text illustrations in color. Text in French....

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La Nuit De Inca - Integrale
  $26.00
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Frantz Duchazeau, VF, Fabien, Vehlmann, Duchazeau, Frantz, Dargaud, 2006, 1st, French

Duchazeau's art is simple, direct and expressive. From the publisher: "Imagine the disaster if the morning sun no longer rose. This is what happens one...

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