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.

 
#Hardcover 1
  $60.00
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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Buhl, Editions Caurette, 2019, 1st, 979-10-96315-39-0, 12 inches, 8 inches, 160 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From our friends in France and their blockbuster Kickstarter campaign. From the publisher: The aggressive rejection of any nude artwork (and...

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#Hardcover 2
  $65.00
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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Buhl, Editions Caurette, 2021, 1st, 9791096315758, 12 inches, 8 inches, 184 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

From our friends in France and their blockbuster Kickstarter campaign. From the publisher: Last year (in 2019), we started like this: "The...

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Tony Sandoval, Sandoval, Tony, Limited to 666 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Paquet, Geneva, 2015, 1st, 12 inches, 8.75 inches, 144 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

This deluxe edition is limited to 666 copies. Tony's latest graphic novel mixes watercolor painted pages and inked pages which were colored later. This...

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2001 Apres Jesus Christ
  $300.00
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Jean-Luc Coudray, Moebius (Jean Giraud), Coudray, Jean-Luc, Moebius (Jean Giraud), Very Fine, issued without dustjacket (sharp, bright, clean, glossy), Paris, Stardom, 2000, 1st, 978-2908766509, 7 inches, 9.5 inches, 40 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A novella with 19 full-page color illustrations of Jesus in the desert by Moebius.

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2001 Apres Jesus Christ
  $225.00
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Jean-Luc Coudray, Moebius (Jean Giraud), Coudray, Jean-Luc, Moebius (Jean Giraud), Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Stardom, 2000, 1st, 978-2908766509, 7 inches, 9.5 inches, 40 pages, 19 full-page color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

"2001 AD." A novella with 19 full-page color illustrations by Moebius. Self-published by Moebius' Stardom publishing company.

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2001 Apres Jesus Christ
  $250.00
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Jean-Luc Coudray, Moebius (Jean Giraud), Coudray, Jean-Luc, Moebius (Jean Giraud), Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Stardom, 2000, 1st, 9782908766509, 7 inches, 9.5 inches, 40 pages, 19 full-page color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A pristine, tight, never read copy. "2001 AD." A novella with 19 full-page color illustrations by Moebius. Self-published by Moebius' Stardom publishing...

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2001 Apres Jesus Christ
  $200.00
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Jean-Luc Coudray, Moebius (Jean Giraud), Coudray, Jean-Luc, Moebius (Jean Giraud), Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (light rubbing to the otherwise sharp corners, bright, clean), Paris, Stardom, 2000, 1st, 978-2908766509, 7 inches, 9.5 inches, 40 pages, 19 full-page color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

"2001 AD." A novella with 19 full-page color illustrations by Moebius. Self-published by Moebius' Stardom publishing company.

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Olivier Schrauwen, Schrauwen, Olivier, Very Fine, Borgerhout, Bries, 2010-2015, 32 pages, color, Softcover, wraps

A Complete Set of Olivier Schrauwen's two mini-comics (to date) about early man: 30000 years of bad luck and 29000 years of bad luck. Great stuff. 30000...

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30th Angouleme Festival Poster
  $40.00
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Francois Schuiten, Schuiten, Francois, Fine, Angouleme, 2003, 23.5 inches, 15.75 inches, color

The official poster for the 30th Annual International Festival of Bande Dessinee at Angouleme held January 23 - 26, 2003. Featuring an original illustration...

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Zep
Zep, Zep, Very Fine, Angouleme, 2005, 1st, 21 inches, 15.75 inches, color, French

The official poster for the 32nd Annual International Festival of Bande Dessinee at Angouleme in 2005. Zep won the festival's Grand Prix in 2004 and created...

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40 Days Dans le Desert B
  $150.00
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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Near Fine (light shelfwear to the bottom edge, very flat, tight, clean), Stardom, Paris, 1999, 4th 2008, 6.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 144 pages, black & white, softcover, French wraps, French

The 2008 fourth printing of this Moebius classic. 70 lush intricately detailed full-page pen & ink illustrations from Moebius' sketchbooks.

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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Moebius Production, 2019, 6.5 inches, 9.75 inches, 144 pages, black & white with 8 pages in color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

This is the new 2019 edition of the Moebius classic last published in 1999 and long out of print. 70 lush intricately detailed full-page pen & ink...

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Katsuhiro Otomo, Otomo, Katsuhiro, Very Fine, Angouleme, 2016, 15.75 inches, 23.5 inches, color

This "Prestige" variant of the official festival poster is printed on a thicker, mat stock. It showcases Katsuhiro Otomo's original illustration created...

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Katsuhiro Otomo, Otomo, Katsuhiro, Very Fine, Angouleme, 2016, 15.75 inches, 23.5 inches, color

The official poster for the 43nd Annual International Festival of Bande Dessinee at Angouleme held January 28 - 31, 2016. Featuring an original illustration...

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Katsuhiro Otomo, Otomo, Katsuhiro, Very Fine, Angouleme, 2016, 15.75 inches, 23.5 inches, color

This variant of the official festival poster showcases Katsuhiro Otomo's original illustration created especially for the 43nd Annual International Festival...

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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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Taiyo Matsumoto, Matsumoto, Taiyo, Very Fine, Angouleme, 2019, 1st, 21 inches, 15.75 inches, color

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

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Charles Burns, Burns, Charles, Very Fine, Angouleme, 2020, 1st, 21 inches, 15.75 inches, color, French

One of the three official posters for the 47th Annual International Festival of Bande Dessinee at Angouleme held January 30 - February 2, 2020. Featuring an...

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Rumiko Takahashi, Takahashi, Rumiko, Very Fine, Angouleme, 2020, 1st, 21 inches, 15.75 inches, color, French

One of the three official posters for the 47th Annual International Festival of Bande Dessinee at Angouleme held January 30 - February 2, 2020. Rumiko...

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One of 500 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine/Very Fine, Bruno, Bruno, Treize Etrange, 1999, 1st, 2911058364, 4.25 inches, 4.25 inches, 51 plates, color illustrations, Softcover, pictorial boards, English

Bruno is a personal favorite. Nemo, Inner City Blues, Junk, Lorna.  This is a signed & numbered portfolio of 50 portraits of American jazz...

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9 Tigres, Tome 1: Xiao Wei
  $29.00
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Very Fine, Olivier Vatine & Jian Yi, Olivier Vatine & Jian Yi, Delcourt, 2009, 1st, 12.75 inches, 9 inches, 48 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

"9 Tigres is a new series in the “Serie B” collection, and it marks the return of Olivier Vatine as a writer - And a major paean to the artwork...

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One of 999 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Al Severin, Severin, Al, Several Pictures, 2000, 1st, 12 inches, 8.5 inches, 56 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Al Severin is a Belgian artist whose work is a wonderful throwback to an earlier era. His work has a surplus of charm and wit and his relaxed ink...

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#16 of 30 copies signed by the artist with an original sketch, Very Fine, Al Severin, Severin, Al, Editions Michel Deligne, 1985, 1st, 786864419, 160 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps

An early work by Al Severin: a group of three inter-related short stories about a group of grunts. Text in French. In 2008, 30 copies were signed and...

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Al Severin, Severin, Al, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Marcinelle, Dupuis, 2016, 1st, 9782800169040, 9.5 inches, 12.5 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French


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