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.

 
Michael Mignola, Signed by the artist, Fine, Mignola, Michael, Delcourt, 2001, pictorial boards, French

Hellboy speaks French! The French edition of the Hellboy collection, The Right Hand of Doom. Horror fantasy. Graphic novel. Text in French. Signed by the...

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Lyonel Feininger, Fine/NF, Feininger, Lyonel, Carlsen, 1994, 2nd, cloth

German edition of The Comic Strip Art of Lyonel Feininger.

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Bis Jonvelle
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Very Fine/Very Fine, Jean-Francois Jonvelle, Jonvelle, Jean-Francois, Konemann, 1997, 1st thus, 96 pages, black & white, Hardcover, cloth, German, English

A collection of Jonvelle's erotic photography. All text in both English and German.

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Benoit Feroumont, Fine, Vehlmann, Fabien, Feroumont, Benoit, Dupuis, 2005, 1st, pictorial boards, French

This Album won the Prix Jeunesse from FranceTelevisions! Depression-era America, recast to include fantastical supernatural creatures and monsters. These...

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Nob
Nob, VF, Jean-Claude, Nob, Glenat, pictorial boards, French

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Nob
Nob, VF, Nob, Glenat, 2006, 9782723454872, pictorial boards

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Nob
Nob, VF, Nob, Glenat, 2007, 9782723458665, pictorial boards, French

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Nob
Nob, VF, Nob, Glenat, 2007, 9782723460071, pictorial boards, French

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Nob
Nob, VF, Nob, Glenat, 2008, 9782723463027, pictorial boards, French

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Femmes Postcard Set
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VF, Loisel, Regis, Regis Loisel, Granit Associes, 1996-2006, 1st

A collection of fifteen erotic images of females, created expressly for Granit Associes. Twelve finished pencil drawings in color and three full color...

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Clochette Postcard Set
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VF, Loisel, Regis, Regis Loisel, Granit Associes, 2005, 1st

A collection of fifteen images of Tinkerbell, created between 1995-2005, most created expressly for Granit Associes.

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La Siberienne
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Victor de la Fuente, NF, Mora, Victor, de la Fuente, Victor, L'Echo des Savanes/Albin Michel, 1986, 1st, pictorial boards

This globe-hopping spy adventure features a Russian blonde beauty Nadia in Caribbean intrigue. Text in French.

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Pauline (Et Les Loups-Garous)
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Stephane Oiry, NF, Appollo, Oiry, Stephane, Gallimard, 2008, 1st, pictorial boards

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Isa
Isa, Very Fine, Isa, Fluide Glacial, 2009, pictorial boards, French

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Frank Le Gall, NF, Le Gall, Frank, Dupuis, 1993, 1st, pictorial boards, French

A period drama about a teenage boy growing up in France in the first part of the 20th century. The third album in this series won the 1989 Angouleme...

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Very Fine, Jean-Yves Ferri, Ferri, Jean-Yves, Fluide Glacial, 2001, 11.5 inches, 9 inches, 56 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Text in French.

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Andre Franquin, Very Fine, Franquin, Andre, Dupuis, 1971, 2011 reprint, pictorial boards

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Rieu Laurand, VF, Laurand, Rieu, Humanoides, 2007, pictorial boards

From the publisher: "In the beginning, there was only one continent. Civilization prospered from the coast to the flanks of the sleeping volcanoes. When...

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L'Amour Cash
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Fine, Philippe Bertrand, Benaquista, Tonino, Bertrand, Philippe, Dargaud, 2008, 1st, 9782205059618, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

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Crimson Plague S&N Ex-Libris
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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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Spoon & White 4 - Spoonfinger
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Simon Leturgie & Franck Isard, VF, Leturgie and Yann, Jean, Leturgie & Franck Isard, Simon, Vents d'Ouest, 2005, pictorial boards

In this volume in the buddy cop comedy series, Spoon takes on a James Bond-ian guise. Great Belgian school artwork by Leturgie. Text in French.

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Franka 1 - Les Dents Du Dragon
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Henk Kuijpers, VF, Kuijpers, Henk, Les Humanoides Associes, 2007, 1st thus, pictorial boards, French

In "The Dragon's Teeth," the female detective comes into possession of an ancient oriental sword and is pursued by a female Chinese agent. Globetrotting...

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Benoit Feroumont, One corner bumped otherwise Fine, Vehlmann, Fabien, Feroumont, Benoit, Dupuis, 2006, 1st, pictorial boards, French

Tome 1 won the Prix Jeunesse from FranceTelevisions and this follow-up volume is even better than the first! Depression-era America, recast to include...

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VF, Simon Leturgie, Leturgie, Jean, Leturgie, Simon, John Eigrutel Productions, 1996, 1st, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

In this wild comic adventure, film producer John Eigrutel is in pursuit of Meru, the creator of Polstar, in the slums of Bangkok. Great outrageous...

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VF, Simon Leturgie, Leturgie, Jean, Leturgie, Simon, John Eigrutel Productions, 1996, 1st, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

In this wild comic adventure, film producer John Eigrutel goes to the Bahamas to chase down Franck Isard and entice him to sign a contract. Great outrageous...

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Franka 2 - Dragon-Tonnerre
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Henk Kuijpers, VF, Kuijpers, Henk, Les Humanoides Associes, 2007, 1st thus, pictorial boards, French

In the conclusion of this two-part story, Franka searches in Southeast Asia, evades the army, finds a sunken 1930s seaplane, enters a primitive shrine inside...

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Aime Lacapelle 1
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Very Fine, Jean-Yves Ferri, Ferri, Jean-Yves, Fluide Glacial, 2004, 11.5 inches, 9 inches, 56 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The fantastic adventures of a French farmer. Text in French.

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Les Pionniers De L'Esperance
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Raymond Poivet, VF, Lecureux, Roger, Poivet, Raymond, Glenat, 2005, 1st, cloth spine, pictorial boards, French

A classic French space adventure strip that ran from 1945 though 1973. Poivet was one of the great French BD artists with a fine ink style. The...

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Aristide Broie Du Noir
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Very Fine, Jeremie Almanza, Gauthier, Severine, Almanza, Jeremie, Delcourt, 2008, 1st, 11.75 inches, 9 inches, 32 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French, French

A child is afraid to fall asleep all too aware of the horrors that await him in his dreams. Similar in style and tone to Dave Cooper's dreamlike narratives....

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Fine (bright, clean, and unread), Al Severin, Severin, Al, Claude LeFrancq, 1995, 1st, 11.75 inches, 8.75 inches, 48 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A beautiful graphic novel by an amazing Belgian artist with a loose fluid style influenced by Frank Godwin's Rusty Riley and Alex Raymond's Flash Gordon....

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Spoon & White 3 - Niaq Micmac
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Simon Leturgie, VF, Leturgie and Yann, Jean, Leturgie, Simon, Vents d'Ouest, 2005, pictorial boards

A spoof of shoot'em up American detectives. Great Belgian school artwork by Leturgie. Text in French.

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Simon Leturgie, VF, Leturgie and Yann, Jean, Leturgie, Simon, Vents d'Ouest, 2005, 1st, pictorial boards

A spoof of shoot'em up American detectives. Great Belgian school artwork by Leturgie. Text in French.

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Near Fine, Jurion, Baker, Steve, Jurion, Vents d'Ouest, 2007, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

"Long ago, in Frights-Plague, in the kingdom of Gorre...To delay the fateful moment when he will be eaten by an old woman, a bat decides to tell her a story:...

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Agathe Saugrenu 3: Ca Va Peter
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Very Fine, Vernay, Zabus, Vernay, Dupuis, 2008, 1st, 9782800141268, 48 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, Czech

"Agathe, an eight-year-old girl suffering from diabetes, takes refuge in a world of fantasy where she finds a friend and the will to live with her illness....

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Le Royaume 1: Anne
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Benoit Feroumont, VF, Feroumont, Benoit, Dupuis, 2009, 1st, French

Creator Benoît Feroumont is also an animator and director of animated films (he was a lead animator on The Triplets of Belleville). I loved his...

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Les Coeurs Solitaires
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Very Fine, Cyril Pedrosa, Pedrosa, Cyril, Dupuis, 2006, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

"Solitary Hearts" A slice of contemporary life and one man’s search for love beautifully depicted by the award winning artist of Three Shadows,...

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Yongui Dumont, VF without dust-jacket as issued, Bleys, Olivier, Dumont, Yongui, Vents d'Ouest, 2010, 1st, pictorial boards

Paris 1876. In the Penouquet family "fluid photography" studio, customers speak with their dead relatives and pose with them for pictures. This is of...

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Jordi Bernet, NF, Segura, Antonio, Bernet, Jordi, Les Humanoides Associes, 1988, 1st, pictorial boards, French

The third book in the trilogy. Text in French.

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Lydie
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Jordi Lafebre, Zidrou, Benoit, Lafebre, Jordi, Very Fine, Dargaud, Paris, 2010, Later, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 64 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The first full album by this amazing artist with a masterful ability to draw facial expressions and body language to convey subtle emotions....

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Andre Franquin, Very Fine, Franquin, Andre, Dupuis, 1972, 2011 reprint, pictorial boards

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Le Royaume 3: Le Prétendant
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Benoit Feroumont, Very Fine, Feroumont, Benoit, Dupuis, 2011, 1st, pictorial boards, French

Creator Benoît Feroumont is also an animator and director of animated films (he was a lead animator on The Triplets of Belleville). I loved his previous BD...

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La Contessa, Tome 1: Slow Play
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Very Fine, Herval, Crisse, Herval, Glenat Drugstore, 2011, 1st, 11.75 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

An assortment of thieves gather on a huge luxury yacht where a poker tournament is being held. Unfortunately their bounty has already been claimed by the...

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La Demuere des Gomez
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VF, Miguelanxo Prado, Prado, Miguelanxo, Casterman, 2007, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Prado's artwork is always worth studying and here is his latest work. From the publisher: "Indalecio Gomez and his family are delighted. The whole...

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VF, Pedro Rodriguez, Garcia, Jorge, Rodriguez, Pedro, Glenat, 2010, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A stylishly illustrated adventure story with elements of 19th century sci-fi. Text in French.

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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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Harding Was Here
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VF, Adam, Midam, Adam, Soleil, 2008, 1st, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Thomas Harding is an eminent scientist who travels through time to meet the greatest painters of the past ... and cheaply acquire paintings he can sell for...

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Very Fine, Christian Rossi, Safin, Mathieu, Rossi, Christian, Dargaud, 2012, 1st, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Rossi began as a protege of Jean Giraud drawing the Jim Cutlass albums under the direction of the master. Rossi's Pirates evoked Moebius and Manara. For...

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Upper corners bumped, otherwise VF, Hugo Pratt, Pratt, Hugo, Casterman, 2009, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A new edition of Corto Maltese with a 19-page preface by Marco Steiner and photograph essay by Marco D'Anna, created specifically for this volume....

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