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.

 
Alessandro Barbucci, Barbara Canepa, Claire Wendling, Barbucci, Barbara Canepa, Claire Wendling, Alessandro, Limited to 1000 copies, Very Fine in Near Fine slipcase, Soleil, Toulon, 2005, 1st, 13 inches, 9.25 inches, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

This limited edition Sky Doll slipcase contains: Sky Doll Tome 1 - Special Edition (matching pink spine and cover art without text) Sky Doll Tome 2...

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Barbara Canepa, Alessandro Barbucci, Canepa, Barbara, Barbucci, Alessandro, Very Fine, Soleil, Toulon, 2004, 1st Limited, 13.5 inches, 9.75 inches, 108 pages, black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

This long out of print limited edition reproduces the third Sky Doll volume (with an alternate ending) in its pencil form: the lefthand pages reproduce the...

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Barbara Canepa, Alessandro Barbucci, Canepa, Barbara, Barbucci, Alessandro, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (light bump to the lower corners, otherwise very sharp, tight, clean), Soleil, Toulon, 2004, 1st Limited, 13.5 inches, 9.75 inches, 108 pages, black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

This long out of print limited edition reproduces the third Sky Doll volume (with an alternate ending) in its pencil form: the lefthand pages reproduce the...

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Sketchtravel - Deluxe Edition
  $150.00
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Limited to 2000 numbered copies, Very Fine, Chene, Paris, 2011, 1st, 11.75 inches, 8.5 inches, 192 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth

The Deluxe Edition is a facsimile of the original sketchbook that traveled the world. Dice Tsutsumi describing the Deluxe Edition: "As you may know,...

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Sketchbook #9: Victor Santos
  $15.00
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Victor Santos, Limited to 150 copies, VF, Santos, Victor, La Grande Ourse, 2009, 1st, wraps

Victor Santos is a Spanish comics artist with a style reminiscent of Bruce Timm, Michael Avon Oeming, and Mathieu Raynes. His sketchbook has a lot of...

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Jul
Jul, Jul, Fine, Paris, Dargaud, 2014, 1st, 9782205072785, 12.6 inches, 9.5 inches, 46 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

From the publisher: Silex and the City, a humor series that deals with the debates of our contemporary society! Terrorist threats, hostage-taking,...

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Silence, on Rêve (Near Fine)
  $150.00
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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Near Fine (upper corner very lightly bumped otherwise Very Fine, very bright, tight, clean), Casterman, Paris, 1991, 1st, 11.8 inches, 9 inches, 124 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Moebius contributed an 8-page comic story "Marie Dakar," provides 8 erotic illustrations and 8 other illustrations for this anthology he created and...

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Silence, on Rêve
  $250.00
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Very Fine (very bright, tight, clean), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Casterman, 1991, 1st, 11.8 inches, 9 inches, 124 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Moebius explores the world of dreams with an international roster of comics writers and artists: Arno, Barbier, Bess, Boucq, Caro, Coutelis, Darrow, Flo,...

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Fabien Nury, Pierre Alary, Nury, Fabien, Alary, Pierre, Very Fine, Glenat, Grenoble, 2015, 1st, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 64 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A new diptych from our pal Pierre. November 1918. For millions of French, the war is over ...For Silas Corey, it is just beginning. Paris, November...

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Fabien Nury, Pierre Alary, Nury, Fabien, Alary, Pierre, Very Fine, Grenoble, Glenat, 2013, 1st, 9782723483933, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 64 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Our pal Pierre Alary's latest series is this two-volume story set in Paris in the late 1910s. During WWI, Silas Corey, former reporter, secret agent and...

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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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Sic Transit Gloria Mundi
  $40.00
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Very Fine, Sergio Toppi, Toppi, Sergio, Mosquito Editions, 2012, 1st, 235283077X, 9 inches, 9 inches, 128 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, Italian

Mosquito continues to publish Toppi's illustration work, and this time they collect the drawings of famous historical figures published in "Il Giornalino".....

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Shutter Island (French Edition)
  $10.00
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Near Fine, Christian De Metter, Lehane, Dennis, De Metter, Christian, Casterman, 2008, 1st French, 9782203007758, 2203007753, Softcover, French wraps, English

A graphic novelization of the Dennis Lehane thriller (also made into a film by Martin Scorcese). Two federal marshals arrive at Shutter Island, site of a...

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Shi, Tome 4: Victoria
  $25.00
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Zidrou, Homs, Zidrou, Homs, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Dargaud, 2020, 1st, 9782505080961, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 56 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The final volume of Shi: "Two women against an empire." From the Publisher: In this final volume, Kita and Jay plot their ultimate revenge against the...

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Shi, Tome 3: Revenge!
  $25.00
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Zidrou, Homs, Zidrou, Homs, Upper spine corner bumped with light wear otherwise Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Dargaud, 2018, 1st, 978-2505067054, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 56 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The second to last volume of Shi: "Two women against an empire." A very weird and wild Victorian ride, full of amputations, orphans, disfigured priests,...

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Shi, Tome 2: Le Roi Demon
  $25.00
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Zidrou, Homs, Zidrou, Homs, Corner lightly bumped, otherwise Very Fine, Paris, Dargaud, 2018, 1st, 978-2505067054, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 56 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

In English: Shi: The Demon King A very weird and wild Victorian ride, full of amputations, surgical scars, insane asylums, nudity, sex fiends, stabbings,...

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Very Fine, Barral, Nicolas, Nicolas Barral, 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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Very Fine, Barral, Nicolas, Nicolas Barral

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

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Sheol
  $30.00
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Dogado, VF, Dogado, Delcourt, 2010, pictorial boards

"Born and die, the law of nature. But some break the law and do not disappear when dying. They wander between life and death in a world called Sheol.One...

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Shenzhen - Signed 1st
  $30.00
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Signed and dated 2012 by the artist, Fine, Guy Delisle, Delisle, Guy, L'Association, 2000, 1st, 2844140351, Softcover, color wraps, French

Signed and dated 2012 by the artist. The original French edition of this graphic novel. A memoir of Delisle's time in Shenzhen, in the south of China,...

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Attilio Micheluzzi, Micheluzzi, Attilio, Very Fine, St. Egreve, Mosquito, 2004, 1st, 9782908551624, 2908551624, 12 inches, 9.5 inches, 50 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Shanghai is a rousing historic adventure story in the vein of Milton Caniff. Set in the China Seas in 1937, this introduced the character U.S. Marine...

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Very Fine, Eric Bourgier, David, Fabrice, Bourgier, Eric, Soleil, 2006, 2849464228, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The dragon-like Drekkars, arch-enemy of Man, are emerging from the shadows after an absence of a thousand years. Deep in the Passe, a rigid, hierarchical...

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Fine (spine ends very lightly bumped, open corners sharp, very bright, clean), Serge Clerc, Landon, Francois, Clerc, Serge, Albin Michel, 1987, 1st, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A collection of the illustration work of this modern master of the clear-line style. 50 color and over 100 black & white illustrations: magazines,...

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Sequelles
  $42.00
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Hugues Micol, Micol, Hugues, Limited to 500 copies, Very Fine/Very Fine, Paris, Cornelius, 2008, 2nd (2015), 978-2360811007, 9.5 inches, 7.25 inches, 304 pages, two-color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The second book in the trilogy started by Romanji and concluded in Tumoltes. From the publisher: "3" opened on a man swallowing a fish and ended, at...

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