New Arrivals

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Books from the collection of the legendary Mad Magazine Editor Nick Meglin (1935 – 2018). Each book includes a Certificate of Authenticity. To see these books, please click here: From the Estate Of Nick Meglin

 
The Tarzan Chronicles
  $100.00
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Howard E. Green, Green, Howard E., Fine, issued without dustjacket, New York, Hyperion, 1999, 1st, 0-7868-6403-6, 13.75 inches, 10.25 inches, 192 pages, over 350 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Artwork by Paul Felix, Ian Gooding, Glen Keane, Rick Maki, Alex Nino, Frank Nissen, Jeff Snow, and John Watkiss, among others. From the back cover:...

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Rian Hughes, Hughes, Rian, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, Image, Berkeley, 2013, 1st, 9.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 360 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial cloth, English

Out of print. From the publisher: Rian Hughes (Yesterday's Tomorrows, Tales From Beyond Science) has created a unique series of portraits of...

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Stan Lee, Jack Kirby, Lee, Stan, Kirby, Jack, Near Fine (light cover wear, very flat, tight, clean), Marvel, New York, 2014, 1st, 10.2 inches, 6.7 inches, 480 pages, color, Softcover, color wraps, English

Collects Thor #83-109. Plus 10 pages of extras. Written by Stan Lee. Art and cover by Jack Kirby. Pull up a seat to the beginning of one of the...

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Stan Lee, Jack Kirby, Lee, Stan, Kirby, Jack, Very Good+ (mild bump to the spine, mild corner wear, light cover wear, very flat, tight, clean), Marvel, New York, 2017, 1st, 10.2 inches, 6.7 inches, 512 pages, color, Softcover, color wraps, English

Collects Thor (1962-1996 1st Series Journey Into Mystery) #131-153 and ANNUAL #2. Written by Stan Lee. Art and cover by Jack Kirby. A masterpiece of...

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Fred Van Lente, Ryan Dunlavey, Van Lente, Fred, Dunlavey, Ryan, Spine sunned otherwise Fine, San Diego, IDW Publishing, 2012, 10.2 inches, 6.5 inches, 224 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

Out of print. From the publisher: For the first time ever, the inspiring, infuriating, and utterly insane story of comics, graphic novels, and manga...

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Robert Crumb, Crumb, Robert, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear to white dustjacket), IDW Publishing, San Diego, 2017, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 240 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

The American edition of the French museum exhibition catalogue. This Crumb career retrospective features excellent reproduction from the original art....

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Very Fine, Gary Goldman, Don Bluth, Goldman, Gary, Bluth, Don, Don Bluth Films, 2017, 1st, 9780692933619, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 78 pages, over 120 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

The art and making of Dragon's Lair (1983), Dragon's Lair II: Time Warp (1991) and Dragon's Lair: The Movie (in production). Includes model sheets,...

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Noel Sickles, Sickles, Noel, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (the book is crisp, corners are sharp, binding is tight, book is clea, IDW Publishing, San Diego, 2008, 1st, 11.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 394 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, cloth, English

This volume reproduces every Scorchy Smith by Noel Sickles, over 900 daily strips, four per page. The book opens with a 140-page biography by Bruce Canwell...

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Warner Bros Maverick
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Charles I. Coombs, Alex Toth, Coombs, Charles I., Toth, Alex, Very Good+ (spine ends and corners lightly worn, hinges ), Racine, WI, Whitman, 1959, 7.75 inches, 5.5 inches, 285 pages, 21 full-page illustrations, illustrated endpapers, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

An above average copy of a fragile book. 21 full-page illustrations and illustrated endpapers by Alex Toth. A Whitman children's book based upon the Warner...

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Will Eisner, Eisner, Will, #AP of 500 numbered copies signed by Eisner on an illustrated bookplate, Very Good+, issued without dustjacket (moderate wear to the spine ends and corners, light cover wear, interior Fine), Kitchen Sink, Northampton, 1998, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 72 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Limited to 500 numbered copies signed by Eisner on a tipped-in illustrated bookplate. This is an Artist's Proof (#AP of 500). The deluxe hardcover...

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Manuel Auad, Franklin Booth, Auad, Manuel, Booth, Franklin, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light dustjacket wear), San Francisco, Auad, 2006, 1st, 0966938143, 11.5 inches, 8.9 inches, 128 pages, 16 color and 132 black & white illustrations, hardcover, boards, English

One of the three major collections of artwork by this pen & ink master. All three are out-of-print. "In this richly illustrated volume featuring...

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Gil Kane: Art and Interviews
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Daniel Herman, Gil Kane, Herman, Daniel, Kane, Gil, Near Fine (very slight cover wear, very flat, tight, clean), Hermes, Neshannock, PA, 2002, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 200 pages, 74 color and over 100 black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

This companion volume to the best-selling Gil Kane: The Art of Comics features over 100 pieces of original artwork, 300 illustrations, and numerous...

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HR Giger (Icons)
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H.R. Giger, Giger, H.R., Fine, Taschen, Cologne, 2002, 9783822817230, 12.125 inches, 9.75 inches, 192 pages, over 100 color illustrations, Softcover, vinyl wraps

Out of print. A pocket-sized book of Giger's works: paintings drawings, projects, film and theatre design, and installations. All the text is in English,...

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Ramin Zahed, Zahed, Ramin, Front lower corner bumped otherwise Very Fine, without dustjacket, New York, Abrams, 2014, 1st, 9781419711664, 13.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 324 pages, 400 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The history of the studio, with 400 color illustrations, and designed by Christophe Lautrette. Out of print. From the publisher: Founded in 1994 by...

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Bobby London, London, Bobby, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, San Diego, IDW, 2014, 1st, 9781613778746, 8 inches, 8.9 inches, 344 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, cloth, English

Out of print. From the publisher: Famed Dirty Duck and Air Pirates cartoonist Bobby London's more than six-year run on the Popeye newspaper strip has...

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Bobby London, London, Bobby, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear), San Diego, IDW, 2014, 1st, 9781631401299, 8 inches, 8.9 inches, 340 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, cloth, English

Out of print. From the publisher: When we say "complete," we mean COMPLETE! Bobby London's take on the Sailor Man has often been overshadowed by his...

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Bobby London, London, Bobby, Very Fine in Very Good dustjacket (light wear), San Diego, IDW, 2014, 1st, 9781631401299, 8 inches, 8.9 inches, 340 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, cloth, English

Out of print. From the publisher: When we say "complete," we mean COMPLETE! Bobby London's take on the Sailor Man has often been overshadowed by his...

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One of 100 deluxe editions with an original watercolor signed by the artist and numbered #89/100, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (spine sunned), Bill Presing, Presing, Bill, 2007, 1st, 8.75 inches, 7.25 inches, 96 pages, color, hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

One of 100 deluxe editions with an original 5 x 6.5 inch watercolor signed by the artist. "Ten years of Cheesecake drawings 1997-2007."

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Richard Stark, Darwyn Cooke, Stark, Richard, Cooke, Darwyn, Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, San Diego, IDW, 2009, 1st, 9781600104930, 9.5 inches, 6.5 inches, 144 pages, two-color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Signed by the artist on the half-title with a quick drawing. This is a pristine signed copy of the first printing of the first volume of Darwyn Cooke's...

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The Art of Toy Story 3
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Charles Solomon, Solomon, Charles, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light edge wear to dustjacket, Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2010, 3rd, 9.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 176 pages, over 250 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

Strangely out of print. Over 250 pieces of concept art from Toy Story 3: storyboards, color keys, reference photos and much more!

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Harvey Kurtzman, Will Elder, Kurtzman, Harvey, Elder, Will, Tiny bump to one corner otherwise Very Fine, Burbank, DC Comics, 2015, 1st, 9781401259006, 9.5 inches, 6.5 inches, 200 pages, color, Softcover, color wraps, English

A sharp first printing of this out-of-print and hard-to-find Mad book! The MAD Art of Will Elder: The Complete Collection of His Work from MAD Comics...

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Richard Stark, Darwyn Cooke, Stark, Richard, Cooke, Darwyn, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, IDW, San Diego, 2012, 1st, 9.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 144 pages, two-color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Darwyn Cooke's excellent adaptation of the Donald Westlake (as Richard Stark) hardboiled crime novel. From the publisher: Parker, the Eisner...

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Stephen Rebello, Jane Healey, Rebello, Jane Healey, Stephen, Fine in Fine obi band, New York, Hyperion Books, 1997, 1st, 9780786862634, 11.25 inches, 12 inches, 192 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

The surprisingly scarce coffee table art book on the making of the Disney film directed by Ron Clements and John Musker. Featuring design work by Gerald...

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Fine, issued without dustjacket, New York, Disney, 2008, 1st, 9781423107231, 11.25 inches, 13.25 inches, 272 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

The first volume in the Walt Disney Animation Archive Series. Out of print . From the Publisher: The most brilliant story artwork created by Disney...

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Charles Solomon, Solomon, Charles, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light edgewear to dustjacket), San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2013, 1st, 9781452117164, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 168 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A sharp first printing of this blockbuster book of the blockbuster film. Lots of art by Brittney Lee, Cory Loftis, Minkyu Lee, Michael Giaimo, and Bill...

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Bruce Jones, Bernie Wrightson, Jones, Bruce, Wrightson, Bernie, #508 of 700 numbered copies signed by Bruce Jones and Bernie Wrightson, Fine, issued without dustjacket (very light wear to covers, corners sharp, new and unread), Berkeley, Image Comics / Desperado Publishing, 2005, 1st, 9781582404677, 10.5 inches, 8 inches, 64 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This is a Limited Edition signed and numbered by Bruce Jones (the writer) and Bernie Wrightson (artist). Limited to only 700 copies. This out...

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Very Fine in box, Burbank, Walt Disney, 1994

A set of four glass champagne flutes commemorating the 1994 opening of the Walt Disney Feature Animation Building on Riverside Drive AKA The Hat Building....

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T. P. Louise, Ashley Wood, Louise, T. P., Wood, Ashley, A bit of sunning to the edge otherwise Fine, IDW Publishing, San Diego, 2008, 1st, 12 inches, 12 inches, 48 pages, color illustrations, softcover, French wraps, English

The very first publication of these epic paintings of soldiers and robots, presented in an oversize (one foot long by one foot wide!) format. From IDW:...

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T. P. Louise, Ashley Wood, Louise, T. P., Wood, Ashley, A bit of sunning to the edge otherwise Very Fine, San Diego, IDW Publishing, 2009, 1st, 9781600105067, 12 inches, 12 inches, 48 pages, 37 color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

37 World War Robot paintings by Ashley Wood. High definition reproduction in a large 12x12 format. Award-winning designer/artist Ashley Wood (Popbot,...

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Cathy & Arnie Fenner, Jon Foster, Fenner, Cathy & Arnie, Foster, Jon, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Underwood Books, Nevada City, CA, 2006, 1st, 12.5 inches, 9.25 inches, 128 pages, 200 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

"Like the great Frazetta (and St. John before him) Jon Foster has the ability to freeze time, to capture action in mid-swing and mid-air. That is a great...

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John Byrne, Mike Mignola, Byrne, Mike Mignola, John, Mild bump to the lower front corner otherwise Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, IDW Publishing, San Diego, 2010, 1st, 12.75 inches, 9.25 inches, 300 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print . The first issue included in this oversize collection (Next Men #21) has a cover and ten pages of art penciled and inked by Mike Mignola...

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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Limited to 250 copies, Fine, issued without dustjacket (light rubbing to the covers), San Diego, IDW Publishing, 2013, 1st, 9781600100826, 12 inches, 12 inches, 48 pages, 2 double-page and 43 full-page color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The Paintings of Machine Sabbath by Ashley Wood / Happiness Edition. This is the SDCC 2013 variant cover edition limited to 250 copies. A collection of...

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Very Fine in Very Good box (one corner of the box is crunched, mild wear to the rest of the box, contents are new and unopened), Span of Sunset, Los Angeles, 2009, 1st, vinyl, English

"Disney and Span of Sunset have teamed up to release the most sinister edition of Mickey Mouse ever! Inspired by Disney's animated short Runaway Brain...

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Richard Stark, Darwyn Cooke, Stark, Richard, Cooke, Darwyn, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, San Diego, IDW Publishing, 2022, 1st, 9781684056989, 13.75 inches, 9.5 inches, 336 pages, color, Hardcover, leatherette, English

The long-awaited companion to the Award-winning Martini Edition is finally here, collecting The Score and Slayground in a beautiful oversized slipcase...

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Limited to 1500 copies, Very Fine in box, Walt Disney, Burbank, 1994, 1st

A painted maquette of the Walt Disney Feature Animation Building on Riverside Drive AKA The Hat Building. 6" x 3" x 1" H. The label on the underside...

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Illustration Magazine #76
  $15.00
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Very Fine, The Illustrated Press, Decatur, IL, 2022, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color illustrations throughout, Softcover, wraps, English

In this Issue... we feature the work of pulp illustrator EARLE BERGEY, with an extensive biography and showcase of his work. Our next feature concerns the...

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Stages of Rot
  $50.00
Very Fine, Linnea Sterte, Sterte, Linnea, Peow Studio, 2019, Revised 2nd Edition, 8.7 inches, 6.7 inches, 168 pages, color, Softcover, French wraps, English

Peow Studios English language edition of Linnea Sterte's beautifully illustrated, contemplative, largely wordless graphic novel. This second edition of...


Gnartoons
  $30.00
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James The Stanton, James The Stanton, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, San Francisco, Silver Sprocket, 2022, 1st, 978-1-945509-41-4, 9 inches, 6 inches, 272 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: The long-awaited collection of James the Stanton's beloved Gnartoons comics is here! Slam a 40 with a skateboarding dog, light a cop...

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Puppy Knight: Den of Deception
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Michael Sweater Josue Cruz, Josue Cruz, Michael Sweater, Very Fine, San Francisco, Silver Sprocket, 2022, 1st, 978-1-945509-83-4, 11 inches, 7.3 inches, 48 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: There's no knight braver than Sparky Muttson! (Except maybe his enthusiastic and very cute apprentice, Pugsly.) They're ready for...

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Michael Stradford, Stradford, Michael, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, St. Clair Publications, Studio City, CA, 2021, 9781685645489, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 202 pages, color and black & white illustrations throughout, pictorial boards, English

A trove of cover art from the 1950s through the 1970s and beyond. Featuring numerous covers and artwork by James Bama, Jack Faragasso, Ron Lesser, Bob...

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Todd Polson, Maurice Noble, Polson, Todd, Noble, Maurice, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2013, 1st, 9781452102948, 1452102945, 11.25 inches, 9.75 inches, 176 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, boards, English

Out of print. From the publisher: This extraordinary volume examines the life and animation philosophy of Maurice Noble, the noted American animation...

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Roy Thomas, Thomas, Roy, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in Near Fine suitcase style carrying case, Kohn, Taschen, 2014, 1st, 9783836548458, 18.5 inches, 13 inches, 712 pages, over 2000 color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

A beautiful copy of this massive illustrated history of Marvel written by comics historian and Marvel insider Roy Thomas and produced by Taschen. From...

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Paul Levitz, Levitz, Paul, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in Near Fine suitcase style carrying case, Taschen, Kohn, 2010, 2nd 2017, 18.5 inches, 13 inches, 720 pages, over 2000 color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

A beautiful copy of this massive illustrated history of DC written by Paul Levitz and produced by Taschen. This particular copy includes a 12 x 17 inch,...

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Scott Tracy Griffin, Griffin, Scott Tracy, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (mild wear to the dustjacket), London, Titan Books, 2012, 1st, 9781781161692, 13.125 inches, 10.25 inches, 320 pages, over 350 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

Out of print. From the publisher: Celebrating one hundred years of Tarzan, Titan Books presents the only official commemorative illustrated history of...

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Marcus Hearn, Alan Barnes, Hearn, Alan Barnes, Marcus, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear), Titan, London, 2007, 1st revised, 11.75 inches, 9.75 inches, 192 pages, nearly 500 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

From the publisher: Fifty years ago, Hammer Films released The Curse of Frankenstein. The now-legendary British company went on to make such classics as...

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Hal Erickson, Sid and Marty Kroft, Erickson, Hal, Kroft, Sid and Marty, Fine, issued without dustjacket, McFarland & Company, Jefferson, NC, 1998, 9780786405183, 9.25 inches, 6 inches, 294 pages, Hardcover, decorative cloth, English

From the publisher: H.R. Pufnstuf, Lidsville, Sigmund and the Sea Monsters, Land of the Lost: For a generation of children growing up in the late sixties...

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Jessica Julius, Maggie Malone, Julius, Maggie Malone, Jessica, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light edge wear to dustjacket, Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2016, 1st, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, color, Hardcover, boards, English

An outstanding art book full of incredible South Seas inspired artwork by John Musker, Dave Pimentel, Chris Williams, John Ripa, Ian Gooding, Bill Schwab,...

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The Art of Spies in Disguise
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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, London, Titan, 2019, 1st, 9781785659669, 10.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, over 350 color illustrations, hardcover, boards, English

With a Q&A with the Production Designer Michael Knapp. From the publisher: The official art book for the Blue Sky animated movie Spies in...

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Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Miller-Zarneke, Tracey, Small bump to the top of the spine otherwise Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, London, Titan Books, 2012, 1st, 9781781164150, 10.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, Over 400 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Featuring over 400 pieces of concept art, character designs, storyboards and other art. Out of print . From the Publisher: The Art and Making of...

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Jessica Julius, Julius, Jessica, Signed by nine of the filmmakers, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 2014, 1st, 9.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 168 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Back in 2014, we organized a crew signing for this book and this is the first time we have had a copy come back to us! This first printing is signed by...

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The Art of Home
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Ramin Zamed, Zamed, Ramin, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, San Rafael, Insight Editions, 2015, 1st, 9781608873845, 11.4 inches, 10.25 inches, 156 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Featuring exclusive interviews as well as exciting concept art, The Art of Home provides a fascinating behind-the-scenes look at...

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Gruau (2002)
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Francois Baudot, Rene Gruau, Baudot, Francois, Gruau, Rene, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, New York, Assouline, 2002, 1st, 9782843234156, 8.75 inches, 6.25 inches, 80 pages, 60 full-page color illustrations, hardcover, boards, English

A small format hardcover with a biography and 60 full-page color illustrations by the French fashion illustrator. Out of print. From the publisher:...

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Typex, Erik Kriek, Typex, Erik Kriek, Near Fine (light wear, very flat, tight, clean), Amsterdam, Oog & Blik, 2002, 1st, 9789054920618, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 32+8 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

A 2002 comic magazine by Typex (Raymond Koot), the creator of the graphic novel Andy: A Factual Fairytale -- The Life and Times of Andy Warhol. With...

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Bill Schelly, Schelly, Bill, Fine, issued without dustjacket (sharp spine ends and corners, slightest rubbing to the covers), Seattle, Fantagraphics, 2019, 1st, 9781683961475, 9.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 352 pages, black & white with 8 pages in color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A very sharp copy of this scarce title. This profusely illustrated biography of James Warren and his eponymous publishing house sold out in record time and...

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Joe Simon, Jack Kirby, Simon, Joe, Kirby, Jack, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, London, Titan Books (UK), 2010, 1st, 9781848569607, 11.25 inches, 7.75 inches, 480 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Bright flat comic book color on a soft white uncoated stock. From the publisher: Beginning with Blue Bolt in June 1940, Joe Simon and Jack Kirby set...

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William Joyce, Joyce, William, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, HarperCollins, New York, 1997, 1st, 9.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 48 pages, over 250 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This 1997 career retrospective featured photos of Joyce, his house and studio, Halloween and Christmas sculptures, sketches & preliminary artwork,...

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It was the War of the Trenches
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Jacques Tardi, Tardi, Jacques, Light wear to the spine ends otherwise Fine, issued without dustjacket, Seattle, Fantagraphics, 2010, 4th 2011, 9781606993538, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 120 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Tardi's World War I masterpiece finally in English! World War I, that awful, gaping wound in the history of Europe, has long been an obsession of Jacques...

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Bettie Page, Queen of Hearts
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Jim Silke, et al, Silke, et al, Jim, Fine (very flat, tight, clean), Milwaukie, Dark Horse, 1995, 1st, 1569711240, 12 inches, 9 inches, 96 pages, color and black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

"An Illustrated Review of the Fabulous World of 1950s Glamour Art and the Paper Girl Who Sat on its Throne." From the publisher: Bettie Page sent the...

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Hannes Bok, Bok, Hannes, Very Fine, Shasta Publishers, Los Angeles, 1950, 1st, 7.8 inches, 20 inches, color, English

A pristine unfolded dustjacket from the archive of Shasta Publishers. A beautiful example of mid-century design and printing. A first printing dustjacket...

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Hannes Bok, Bok, Hannes, Very Fine, Shasta Publishers, Los Angeles, 1951, 1st, 8.2 inches, 20.25 inches, color, English

A pristine unfolded dustjacket from the archive of Shasta Publishers. A beautiful example of mid-century design and printing. A first printing dustjacket...

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Hubert Rogers, Rogers, Hubert, Very Fine, Shasta Publishers, Los Angeles, 1951, 1st, 8 inches, 20.25 inches, color, English

A pristine unfolded dustjacket from the archive of Shasta Publishers. A beautiful example of mid-century design and printing. Appears to be a first...

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Hubert Rogers, Rogers, Hubert, Very Fine, Shasta Publishers, Los Angeles, 1950, 2nd, 8 inches, 20.25 inches, color, English

A pristine unfolded dustjacket from the archive of Shasta Publishers. A beautiful example of mid-century design and printing. Appears to be a second...

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Malcolm Smith, Smith, Malcolm, Very Fine, Shasta Publishers, Los Angeles, 1951, 1st, 7.75 inches, 19.5 inches, two-color, English

A pristine unfolded dustjacket from the archive of Shasta Publishers. A beautiful example of mid-century design and printing. A first printing dustjacket...

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Mel Hunter, Hunter, Mel, Very Fine, Shasta Publishers, Los Angeles, 1953, 1st, 8 inches, 20 inches, color, English

A pristine unfolded dustjacket from the archive of Shasta Publishers. A beautiful example of mid-century design and printing. A first printing dustjacket...

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Malcolm Smith, Smith, Malcolm, Very Fine, Shasta Publishers, Los Angeles, 1951, 2nd, 7.5 inches, 19.5 inches, color, English

Original movie tie-in dust jacket for the film The Thing From Another World from 1951. This accompanied a quite scarce second printing from Shasta...

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Spider-Man / Fantastic Four
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Christos Gage, Mario Alberti, Gage, Christos, Alberti, Mario, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, New York, Marvel, 2011, 1st, 9780785146049, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 136 pages, color, Hardcover, leatherette, English

Collects Spider-Man/Fantastic Four (2010) #1-4 by Christos Gage, Mario Alberti, Spectacular Spider-Man (1976-1998 1st Series) #42 by Bill Mantlo, Mike Zeck,...

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Insatiable
  $75.00
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Fernando Caretta, Caretta, Fernando, Very Good+ (moderate shelfwear, generally flat and clean, binding sound), Seattle, Eros Comix, 1998, 1st, 1560973463, 11.5 inches, 9 inches, 96 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

13 comic stories by Fernando Caretta, from Italy's legendary Selen magazine, in English for the first time. For adults only.

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The Sports Art of Bart Forbes
  $35.00
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Bart Forbes, Forbes, Bart, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear), Beckett Publications, Dallas, TX, 1998, 1st, 12.5 inches, 11.5 inches, 144 pages, over 150 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

From the dustjacket: Internationally acclaimed artist Bart Forbes has been capturing the essence of sport for nearly 30 years. His versatility is...

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Katsuya Terada, Terada, Katsuya, Inscribed by the artist with a fullpage ink drawing of the Monkey King, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (upper rear corner bent slightly inward, Milwaukie, Dark Horse, 2014, 1st, 9781593073794, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 200 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A first printing inscribed by the artist with a fullpage ink drawing of the Monkey King on a blank white page. Out of print. From the publisher:...

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H. R. Giger's Biomechanics
  $225.00
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H. R. Giger, Giger, H. R., Only light edge wear otherwise Very Fine (very flat, tight, clean, and glossy), Zug, Switzerland, Edition C, 1988, 1st, 3890825273, 16.75 inches, 12 inches, 100 pages, over 200 color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, German

This is a beautiful first edition / first printing of this early Giger book, showcasing his career and works up to that time. This is a Swiss edition with...

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Darwyn Cooke, Cooke, Darwyn, Print run of 1000 copies, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Brandstudio, Bayside, 2008, 1st, 12.5 inches, 8.75 inches, 48 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Cooke's only self-published collection of artwork. A beautiful hardcover with a print run of 1000 copies, it debuted at San Diego Comic-Con and quickly...


The Album Cover Album
  $35.00
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Roger Dean, Hipnosis (Storm Thorgerson), Dean, Hipnosis (Storm Thorgerson), Roger, Near Fine in Very Good dustjacket (several short tears to the edges, light wear), Dragon's World / Paper Tiger, Surrey, UK, 1977, 1st, 12 inches, 12 inches, 160 pages, 550 color and 50 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Album cover graphics and design and a nostalgic trip through the 70s. This is the relatively scarce hardcover edition. If you are a fan with the paperback...

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Gruau (1999)
  $350.00
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Joelle Chariau, Rene Gruau, Chariau, Joelle, Gruau, Rene, Very Good+ in Fine dustjacket (corners lightly bumped, one lower corner scuffed, rear hinge wear, very flat, clean), New York, te Neues, 1999, 1st, 9783823809982, 14.25 inches, 10.6 inches, 176 pages, over 100 color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

From the dustjacket: With his fluid lines, graceful poses, and bold use of color, Rene Gruau was a master at conveying fashion's sensual promise to...

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Rick Remender, Matteo Scalera, Remender, Rick, Scalera, Matteo, Mild horizontal crease along spine otherwise Very Fine, Image, Berkeley, 2015, 1st, 17 inches, 11 inches, 36 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

The IMAGE GIANT-SIZED ARTISTS PROOF EDITION series presents special artistic achievements in their raw form in an oversized format. Matteo Scalera's lush...

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Chester Gould, Gould, Chester, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (dustjacket spine slightly sunned, light edgewear), San Diego, IDW Publishing, 2009, 1st, 978-1-60010-463-3, 8.75 inches, 11.25 inches, 266 pages, black & white strips with introduction in color, hardcover, cloth

Chester Gould's classic comic strip--dailies and Sundays--in black & white. Supplemental material in color. From the publisher: Chester Gould hits...

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Graphic Story Magazine #14
  $35.00
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Basil Wolverton, Wolverton, Basil, Near Fine (lower corner bumped, light shelfwear, no thumbdents, very flat, tight, clean), Bill Spicer, Los Angeles, Winter 1971-72, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 84 pages, over 100 black & white illustrations, softcover, color wraps, English

A special issue devoted to Basil Wolverton. Includes rare art and a long interview.

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Chester Gould, Gould, Chester, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (dustjacket spine slightly sunned), San Diego, IDW Publishing, 2009, 1st, 978-1-60010-395-7, 8.75 inches, 11.25 inches, 288 pages, black & white strips, hardcover, cloth

Chester Gould's classic comic strip--dailies and Sundays--in black & white. Supplemental material in color. From the publisher: Volume Seven...

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Richard Stark, Darwyn Cooke, Stark, Richard, Cooke, Darwyn, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, San Diego, IDW Publishing, 2013, 1st, 9781613778128, 9.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 96 pages, two-color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

Out of print in hardcover. From the publisher: Darwyn Cooke's masterful and multi award-winning series of Parker graphic novels continues with...

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Lore Premiere Edition
  $150.00
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T. P. Louise, Ashley Wood, Louise, T. P., Wood, Ashley, Very Fine, San Diego, IDW Publishing, 2008, 1st, 9781600102196, 12.75 inches, 8.25 inches, 288 pages, color illustrations throughout, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. Collects Lore (2003) #1-6. Written by Ashley Wood and T.P. Louise. Art and cover by Ashley wood. About 50% comics and art, 50% prose, plus an...

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Cleworth: AN ARTFULLlife
  $55.00
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Harold Cleworth, Cleworth, Harold, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Design Studio Press, Culver City, CA, 2015, 9781624650161, 11 inches, 11 inches, 168 pages, color and black & white illustrations throughout, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: "The painter laureate of the car" --AutoWeek Be dazzled by gorgeous paintings from award-winning automotive artist Harold...

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Stuart Macey, Geoff Wardle, Macey, Geoff Wardle, Stuart, Very Fine, Design Studio Press, Culver City, CA, 2014, 9781624650192, 8.5 inches, 11 inches, 288 pages, color and black & white illustrations throughout, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: The 2nd edition is completely revised with an additional 68 pages of indispensable material. Currently used as the educational...

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Retro Fan #19
  $11.00
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Very Fine, TwoMorrows Publishing, Raleigh, NC, 2022, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 84 pages, color illustrations throughout, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: RetroFan #19 features an interview with actress Caroline Munro, of Bond Girl and Hammer Film fame. Plus: Wacky Packages, Courageous...

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Dan Quarnstrom, Quarnstrom, Dan, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Design Studio Press, Culver City, CA, 2015, 9781933492711, 9 inches, 11 inches, 144 pages, color and black & white illustrations throughout, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: During the 1960s, out-of-this-world automobiles took America by storm, care of pioneering custom car designers like Ed "Big Daddy"...

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Rey's Anatomy
  $40.00
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Rey Bustos, Bustos, Rey, Very Fine, Design Studio Press, Eagle Rock, CA, 2021, 9781624650598, 11 inches, 9 inches, 208 pages, color and black & white illustrations throughout, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: The human body is a challenging subject to depict because of its intricate complexity and movement. "To do it well requires an...

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Lorin Wood, Wood, Lorin, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Eagle Rock, CA, Design Studio Press, 2021, 1st, 9781624650680, 9 inches, 11 inches, 120 pages, color and black & white illustrations throughout, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Following the success of four titles in the Nuthin' But Mech series, Lorin Wood pivoted skyward to his passion for space travel....

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Greg Biga, Jon B. Cooke, John Severin, Biga, Jon B. Cooke, Greg, Severin, John, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Raleigh, NC, TwoMorrows Publishing, 2022, 1st, 978-1-60549-106-6, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 160 pages, color illustrations throughout, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: The spirited biography of one of the most prolific creators in the history of American comics! From a start in 1947 at the Simon...

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Zim
  $12.00
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Curt Merlo, Merlo, Curt, Very Fine, Saboteur Press, Santa Ana, CA, 2017, 1st, 14.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

I discovered this fantastic illustrator/graphic designer and his books at WonderCon 2022. The creator's description: ZIM is a 8.5" x 14.5" tall...

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The Orbiter
  $8.00
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Curt Merlo, Merlo, Curt, Very Fine, Saboteur Press, Santa Ana, CA, 2017, 1st, 17 inches, 12 inches, 8 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

I discovered this fantastic illustrator/graphic designer and his books at WonderCon 2022. The creator's description: The Orbiter is a RED FLAG!...

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Red Flag!
  $25.00
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Curt Merlo, Merlo, Curt, Very Fine, Saboteur Press, Santa Ana, CA, 2017, 1st, 14 inches, 11 inches, 8 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

I discovered this fantastic illustrator/graphic designer and his books at WonderCon 2022. The creator's description: RED FLAG! is a Cold War...

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The Art of The Batman
  $45.00
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James Field, Field, James, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, New York, Harry N. Abrams, 2022, 1st, 9781419762109, 12.35 inches, 9.75 inches, 224 pages, color illustrations throughout, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: THE ART OF THE BATMAN is the official behind-the-scenes illustrated tie-in book to the highly anticipated film The Batman by Matt...

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Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Disney Editions, 2021, 2nd, 9781368052849, 12.75 inches, 9.25 inches, 320 pages, color illustrations throughout, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The illustrations are predominantly photographs and roughly 20% concept art and other artwork for the park. From the publisher: Walt Disney World...

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Character Design Quarterly 20
  $16.00
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Very Fine, Worcestershire, 3dtotal Publishing, 2022, 1st, 9781912843442, 10.6 inches, 8.2 inches, 104 pages, color, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: CDQ 20 is packed with tutorials and step-by-step guides, fascinating insights into working in the industry, and pages and pages of...

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Chester Gould, Gould, Chester, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (dustjacket spine slightly sunned, light edgewear), San Diego, IDW Publishing, 2010, 1st, 978-1-60010-532-6, 8.75 inches, 11.25 inches, 266 pages, black & white strips with introduction in color, hardcover, cloth

Chester Gould's classic comic strip--dailies and Sundays--in black & white. Supplemental material in color. From the publisher: Chester Gould's...

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Chester Gould, Gould, Chester, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (dustjacket spine slightly sunned, light edgewear), San Diego, IDW Publishing, 2011, 1st, 978-1-60010-578-4, 8.75 inches, 11.25 inches, 264 pages, black & white strips with introduction in color, hardcover, cloth

Chester Gould's classic comic strip--dailies and Sundays--in black & white. Supplemental material in color. From the publisher: Calling all...

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The Complete Dick Tracy, Vol. 24: 1967-1969
$44.99   $30.00
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Chester Gould, Gould, Chester, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light edgewear), San Diego, IDW Publishing, 2018, 1st, 978-1-68405-235-6, 8.75 inches, 11.25 inches, 296 pages, black & white strips with introduction in color, hardcover, cloth

Chester Gould's classic comic strip--dailies and Sundays--in black & white. Supplemental material in color. From the publisher: Chester Gould's...

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The Complete Dick Tracy, Vol. 25: 1969-1970
$44.99   $30.00
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Chester Gould, Gould, Chester, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light edgewear), San Diego, IDW Publishing, 2019, 1st, 978-1-68405-367-4, 8.75 inches, 11.25 inches, 296 pages, black & white strips with introduction in color, hardcover, cloth

Chester Gould's classic comic strip--dailies and Sundays--in black & white. Supplemental material in color. From the publisher: Dick Tracy closes...

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