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.

 
Yann, Didier Conrad, Yann, Conrad, Didier, Fine, Paris, Dargaud, 1996, 1st, 2871291012, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 100 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

This rare re-issue of Les Innommables, Tome 1, features Aventure en Jaune, partially redesigned and with new coloring, AND the previously unpublished...

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Yann, Didier Conrad, Yann, Conrad, Didier, Limited to 8000 copies, Fine, Paris, Dargaud, 1994, 1st, 287129092X, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The first printing of this album from 1994. This is first edition/printing has a different cover than the reprint.

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Yann, Didier Conrad, Yann, Conrad, Didier, Near Fine (light corner wear), Paris, Dargaud, 1995, 1st, 287129089X, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 44 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

This first printing has a special glow-in-the-dark cover!

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Yann, Didier Conrad, Yann, Conrad, Didier, Very Fine, Paris, Dargaud, 2000, 1st, 287129285X, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 64 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The first printing of this album from 2000. Mac tries to break Alix from her spell at the same time as her spy-masters try to retrieve her. The end of the...

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Raj Ex-Libris 1
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Didier Conrad, Very Fine, Conrad, Didier, Fantasmagories, 2009, 6.25 inches, 4.75 inches

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Raj Ex-Libris 2
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Didier Conrad, Very Fine, Conrad, Didier, Super-Heros, 5 inches, 4 inches

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Raj Ex-Libris 3
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Didier Conrad, Very Fine, Conrad, Didier, Fantasmagories, 6.25 inches, 4.75 inches

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Raj Ex-Libris 4
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Didier Conrad, Very Fine, Conrad, Didier, Super-Hero, 4.5 inches, 4.25 inches

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Tigresse Blanche Ex-Libris
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Didier Conrad, Very Fine, Conrad, Didier, Fantasmagories, 1st, 8 inches, 5 inches, color

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

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Tigresse Blanche Ex-Libris 1
  $5.00
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Didier Conrad, Conrad, Didier, Super-Heros, 4.12 inches, 4.375 inches

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Tigresse Blanche Ex-Libris 10
  $12.00
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Didier Conrad, Very Fine, Conrad, Didier, Fantasmagories, 6.375 inches, 9.375 inches

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Tigresse Blanche Ex-Libris 11
  $8.00
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Didier Conrad, Very Fine, Conrad, Didier, Fantasmagories, 9.375 inches, 6.375 inches

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Tigresse Blanche Ex-Libris 12
  $12.00
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Didier Conrad, Very Fine, Conrad, Didier, Durango, 10.5 inches, 7.125 inches

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Tigresse Blanche Ex-Libris 13
  $10.00
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Didier Conrad, Very Fine, Conrad, Didier, Bede en Bulles, 10.625 inches, 8.25 inches

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Tigresse Blanche Ex-Libris 2
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Didier Conrad, Very Fine, Conrad, Didier, Super-Heros, 4.75 inches, 4 inches

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Didier Conrad, One of 200 numbered copies, Very Fine, Conrad, Didier, Super-Heros, 4.75 inches, 4 inches

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Tigresse Blanche Ex-Libris 3
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Didier Conrad, Very Fine, Conrad, Didier, Super-Heros, 4.75 inches, 4 inches

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Tigresse Blanche Ex-Libris 4
  $5.00
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Didier Conrad, Very Fine, Conrad, Didier, Super-Heros, 5 inches, 3.75 inches

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Didier Conrad, One of 200 numbered copies, Very Fine, Conrad, Didier, Super-Heros, 5 inches, 3.75 inches

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Tigresse Blanche Ex-Libris 5
  $8.00
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Didier Conrad, Very Fine, Conrad, Didier, Fantasmagories, 2008, 6.25 inches, 4.75 inches

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Tigresse Blanche Ex-Libris 6
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Didier Conrad, Very Fine, Conrad, Didier, Fantasmagories, 4 inches, 7.875 inches

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Tigresse Blanche Ex-Libris 7
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Didier Conrad, Very Fine, Conrad, Didier, Hobby Folie, 8.375 inches, 5.75 inches

An ex-libris for Tigress Blanche Tome 5.

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Tigresse Blanche Ex-Libris 8
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Didier Conrad, Very Fine, Conrad, Didier, Fantasmagories, 6.25 inches, 7.5 inches

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Tigresse Blanche Ex-Libris 9
  $8.00
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Didier Conrad, Very Fine, Conrad, Didier, Fantasmagories, 2010, 9.5 inches, 6.375 inches

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Richard Corben, Corben, Richard, Very Fine, Angouleme, 2019, 1st, 21 inches, 15.75 inches, color

Now in stock! One of the three official posters for the 46th Annual International Festival of Bande Dessinee at Angouleme held January 24 - 27, 2019....

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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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Les mille et une nuits
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Jan Strnad, Richard Corben, Strnad, Jan, Corben, Richard, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (sharp corners, slight toning to pages), Paris, Les Humanoïdes Associés, 1979, 1st, 2-7316-0007-1, 11.5 inches, 8.75 inches, 96 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The French edition of Corben and Strnad's "Thousand and One Nights." Preface by Harlan Ellison. This was the fifth title in the "Collection Heavy Metal"!

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Monde Mutant
  $60.00
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Jan Strnad, Richard Corben, Strnad, Jan, Corben, Richard, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Bayonne, France, Campus Editions, 1983, 11.6 inches, 8.9 inches, 80 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A beautiful, pristine condition, hardcover French edition of Mutant World. Includes eight pages not published in the original serialization in Warren's...

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Monde Mutant
  $40.00
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Jan Strnad, Richard Corben, Strnad, Jan, Corben, Richard, Upper corners bumped otherwise Fine, issued without dustjacket, Bayonne, France, Campus Editions, 1983, 11.6 inches, 8.9 inches, 80 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The French edition of Mutant World. Includes eight pages not published in the original serialization in Warren's black and white science-fiction comic...

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Monde Mutant
  $50.00
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Jan Strnad, Richard Corben, Strnad, Jan, Corben, Richard, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (mild rubbing to covers, corners sharp, interior fine), Bayonne, France, Campus Editions, 1983, 11.6 inches, 8.9 inches, 80 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The French edition of Mutant World. Includes eight pages not published in the original serialization in Warren's black and white science-fiction comic...

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Monde Mutant - Signed
  $75.00
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Jan Strnad, Richard Corben, Strnad, Jan, Corben, Richard, Signed and dated 12-13-19 by Jan Strnad on his Preface page, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Campus, Bayonne, France, 1983, 2nd, 11.6 inches, 8.9 inches, 80 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The French edition of Mutant World. Includes eight pages not published in the original serialization in Warren's 1984. Individual Prefaces by Strnad and...

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Jorge Corona, Corona, Jorge, Very Fine, issued without dustjackets, Vents d'Ouest, Grenoble, 2018, 1st, 11.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 144 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Published comic book size, in English, under the title "Feathers," we offer it in the larger French format to better appreciate Corona's artwork. From...

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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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Cosey, VF, Cosey, Dupuis, 2008, 1st, pictorial boards, French

Text in French.

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Cosey, Cosey, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Glenat, 2019, 1st, 9782344037614, 11.25 inches, 9.75 inches, 72 pages, color, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, French

Cosey, creator of A Mysterious Melody, delivers a new tribute to the Disney heroes of his childhood, This time starring Minnie and in his favorite...

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Guido Crepax, Paul Cuvelier, Jean-Claude Forest, Guy Peellaert, Crepax, Paul Cuvelier, Jean-Claude Forest, Guy Peellaert, Guido, Very Fine, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels, 2009, 1st, 13 inches, 9.5 inches, 48 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

This is the tri-lingual (English, French, Dutch) catalog for an exhibition of Guido Crepax, Paul Cuvelier, Jean-Claude Forest, and Guy Peellaert. From...

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Didier Crisse, Crisse, Didier, Very Fine, Comix Buro, Paris, 2008, 1st, 8.75 inches, 7.1 inches, 48 pages, color, softcover, wraps, French

Out of print. A collection of sketches and drawings featuring Crisse's trademark sexy wide-eyed femmes. This very popular French bande dessinée...


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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Les Univers de Cromwell
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Didier Cromwell, Cromwell, Didier, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Paris, Albin Michel / Drugstore, 2004, 1st, 2226144161, 12.75 inches, 9.5 inches, 88 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, French

An art book devoted to the world of Anita Bomba as created by Cromwell. Divided into sections on the girls, ships and vehicles, planets, aliens. Creature,...

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Crumb 30/40
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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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#179 of 250 deluxe copies signed by the artist, VF/VF, Robert Crumb, Crumb, Robert, Oog & Blik, 2009, 1st, 11-13, 28, black & white, pictorial boards, pictorial boards, Dutch, English

The Dutch deluxe edition. Oog en Blik, the Dutch publisher of "Genesis", being friendly with Robert Crumb got the opportunity to add specials to their...

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Geof Darrow, Darrow, Geof, Signed and inscribed by the artist, Fine plates in a Near Fine box (the very sound box lid is very lightly rubbed at the edges and sunned on one side panel), Aedena, Paris, 1986, 1st, 9.5 inches, 6.75 inches, color illustrations, Hardcover

A very scarce, long out of print portfolio that rarely appears on the market. A very limited edition portfolio of ten color prints featuring Bourbon...

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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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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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Escales
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Nicolas De Crecy, De Crecy, Nicolas, Very Fine, Paris, Cornelius, 2006, 1st, 2-915492-00-X, 8.25 inches, 11 inches, 64 pages, two-color illustrations, softcover, color wraps, French

Back in stock at a lower price! A fictional travel sketchbook by Nicolas de Crecy. These pages are full of characters on the departure. Hoping to...

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La Republique du Catch
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Nicolas De Crecy, De Crecy, Nicolas, Very Fine/Very Fine, Paris, Casterman, 2015, 1st, 978-2203095588, 8.75 inches, 6.75 inches, 224 pages, black & white, Softcover, French wraps, French

From the publisher: With La Republique du Catch, Nicolas De Crécy returns to Casterman. And what a return! In a city like New York sur Loire, he...

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Le Bibendum Celeste Tome 3
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Nicolas De Crecy, Fine, De Crecy, Nicolas, Humanoides, 2002, Later, French

De Crecy is a wonderful artist whose bande dessinée are surreal mysterious concoctions with anthropomorphic animals interacting with humans in...

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New York Sur Loire
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Very Fine, Nicolas De Crecy, De Crecy, Nicolas, Casterman, 2005, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A unique travel diary of New York City with about 60 full-page spectacular illustrations in color and black & white. Some of de Crecy's...

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