New Arrivals

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We received a shipment of over 140 graphic novels and art books imported from France earlier this year. To see all of these imports--listed alphabetically by artist--please click here: New French Imports 2020

In May, we added 50 more books from the collection of the legendary Mad Magazine Editor Nick Meglin (1935 – 2018). Each of the books include a Certificate of Authenticity. To see all of these books, please click here: From the Estate Of Nick Meglin

We have just catalogued a collection of over 150 comics and sketchbooks by Budd Root and featuring his character Cavewoman. To see all of these books, please click here: Budd Root's Cavewoman

 
'Fane, 'Fane, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Magnetic / Lion Forge, St. Louis, MO, 2020, 1st, 11.2 inches, 8.75 inches, 160 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Michel Valliant meets Fast and Furious. Don't think too hard and you will enjoy this breezy graphic novel from France. This is part one of two. 'Fane's...

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Signed and dated 8.11 by the artist, Very Fine, Arthur Adams, Adams, Arthur, 2011, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 54 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps

Arthur's sketchbook from 2011 is another winner with 41 full-page finished ink pieces of which 24 are his highly detailed pin-ups (Slave Leia, Dejah Thoris,...

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George Khoury, Eric Nolen-Weathington, Arthur Adams, Khoury, Eric Nolen-Weathington, George, Adams, Arthur, Near Fine (mild thumbdents to the covers otherwise Very Fine, sharp corners and edges, bright, glossy), Raleigh, NC, TwoMorrows, 2006, 1st, 9781893905542, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 128 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

Out of print. An art book devoted to fan favorite artist Arthur Adams. Contains a book-length interview with over 150 black & white illustrations....

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Arlen Schumer, Neal Adams, Schumer, Arlen, Adams, Neal, Very Fine in Very Good dustjacket (dustjacket edgeworn with several closed tears), Vanguard, Lebanon, NJ, 1999, 1st, 10.5 inches, 7 inches, 116 pages, black & white, Hardcover, leatherette, English

This limited hardcover edition has two extra bonus plates not found in the other editions. The sketches come from a variety of sources and vary widely in...

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Arlen Schumer, Neal Adams, Schumer, Arlen, Adams, Neal, Inscribed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Vanguard, Lebanon, NJ, 1999, 1st, 10.5 inches, 7 inches, 116 pages, black & white, Hardcover, leatherette, English

This limited hardcover edition has two extra bonus plates not found in the other editions. It is signed and inscribed by Adams. The sketches come from a...

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Arlen Schumer, Neal Adams, Schumer, Arlen, Adams, Neal, #1553 of 1600 deluxe hardcover copies signed by the artist, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (small closed tears ), Vanguard, Lebanon, NJ, 1999, 1st, 10.5 inches, 7 inches, 116 pages, black & white, Hardcover, leatherette, English

Limited hardcover edition has two extra bonus plates not found in the other editions. The sketches come from a variety of sources and vary widely in...

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The Art of Neal Adams Vol. 1
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Neal Adams, Adams, Neal, Fine, Sal Quartuccio, Brooklyn, 1975, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 32 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

"A collection of Neal Adams artwork never before seen by fandom." Rare superhero, advertising and film work by Neal Adams. With an all-new original...

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Neal Adams, Adams, Neal, Very Good+ (numerous light creases and bends, mild wear, lies very flat, interior sound), Sal Quartuccio, Brooklyn, 1975, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 32 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

"A collection of Neal Adams artwork never before seen by fandom." Rare superhero, advertising and film work by Neal Adams. With an all-new original...

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The Art of Neal Adams Vol. 2
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Neal Adams, Adams, Neal, Fine, Sal Quartuccio, Brooklyn, 1977, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 32 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

"A collection of Neal Adams artwork never before seen by fandom." Rare superhero, advertising and film work by Neal Adams. Three pencil pages for "War...

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Neal Adams, Adams, Neal, Near Fine (mild cover wear, very flat, interior sound), Sal Quartuccio, Brooklyn, 1977, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 32 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

"A collection of Neal Adams artwork never before seen by fandom." Rare superhero, advertising and film work by Neal Adams. Three pencil pages for "War...


Neal Adams, Adams, Neal, Very Good+ (numerous light creases and bends, mild wear, lies very flat, interior sound), Sal Quartuccio, Brooklyn, 1977, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 32 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

"A collection of Neal Adams artwork never before seen by fandom." Rare superhero, advertising and film work by Neal Adams. Three pencil pages for "War...

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Roy Thomas, Neal Adams, Thomas, Roy, Adams, Neal, Fine, Marvel, New York, 1996, 1st, 10.2 inches, 6.7 inches, 196 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

Reprints X-Men #56-63 and 65, including covers. Adams inked by Tom Palmer. Introduction by Tom Palmer. The first time these Adams X-Men stories were...

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Vern G. Swanson, Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema, Swanson, Vern G., Alma-Tadema, Sir Lawrence, Very Good+ in Very Good+ dustjacket (spine ends lightly bumped, light wear, mild dustjacket wear), Scribners, New York, 1977, 1st, 12 inches, 9 inches, 144 pages, 32 color plates, over 110 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

An early monograph on Alma Tadema and for decades the only book available on the artist. This Victorian painter of lush romantic scenes set in Roman times...

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Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema
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Russell Ash, Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema, Ash, Russell, Alma-Tadema, Sir Lawrence, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (lower corners bumped, mild dent to topedge of rear board, light reading wear, light wear to dustjacket), New York, Abrams, 1990, 1st American, 9780810918986, 14.25 inches, 10.75 inches, 98 pages, 64 illustrations, including 40 plates in full color, Hardcover, cloth, English

From the front flap: Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema (1836-1912) was arguably the most successful painter of the Victorian era. For over sixty years he cleverly...

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The Art of Harry Anderson
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Harry Anderson, Anderson, Harry, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, St. Louis, Illustrated Press, 2018, 1st, 9780999513811, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 224 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

Out of print. From the publisher: This spectacular new book explores the life and work of illustrator Harry Anderson. This volume is printed in...

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Al Anderson, Alberto Vargas, Jack Potter, Anderson, Alberto Vargas, Jack Potter, Al, Near Fine (light wear), The Illustrated Press, St. Louis, MO, 2007, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 112 pages, color, softcover, color wraps, English

This issue features articles on illustrators Al Anderson, Alberto Vargas, and Jack Potter, Part Two of the Cooper Studio story, and the Uneeda Biscuit Boy.

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Al Anderson, Alberto Vargas, Jack Potter, Anderson, Alberto Vargas, Jack Potter, Al, Very Good+ (moderate overall wear), The Illustrated Press, St. Louis, MO, 2007, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 112 pages, color, softcover, color wraps, English

This issue features articles on illustrators Al Anderson, Alberto Vargas, and Jack Potter, Part Two of the Cooper Studio story, and the Uneeda Biscuit Boy.

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Andru + Esposito: Partners for Life (Near Fine)
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Mike Esposito, Dan Best, Ross Andru, Mike Esposito, Esposito, Dan Best, Mike, Andru, Mike Esposito, Ross, Very Good+ (thumbdents to front and back covers, otherwise only light wear, very flat, tight, clean), Hermes Press, Nesshanock, PA, 2006, 1st thus, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 161 pages, over 160 black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

This title is sold out in all versions! From the publisher: Penciler Ross Andru and inker Mike Esposito were one of the most famous, prolific, and...

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Kris Anka Vol. 1 - Signed
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Limited to 500 copies. Signed by the artist., Very Fine, Kris Anka, Anka, Kris, 2016, 1st, 10 inches, 8.5 inches, 50 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Out of print. Kris Anka's first self-published collection. Illustrations, character drawings, costume re-designs, fashion, and more. Wonder Woman,...

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Balthus: Cats and Girls
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Sabine Rewald, Balthus, Rewald, Sabine, Balthus, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2013, 1st, 9780300197013, 9.5 inches, 10.25 inches, 176 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

The catalog for the 2014 Balthus exhibition at the Met: Balthus: Cats and Girls--Paintings and Provocations An insightful new look at Balthus's ongoing...

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James Bama, Charles R. Showalter, Bama, Charles R. Showalter, James, Near Fine (light wear), The Illustrated Press, St. Louis, MO, 2006, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color, softcover, color wraps, English

This out-of-print issue has three subjects: - Paperback cover artist James Bama - Artist Charles R. Showalter (a member of Haddon Sundblom's studio) -...

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James Bama, Charles R. Showalter, Bama, Charles R. Showalter, James, Very Good+ (moderate overall wear), The Illustrated Press, St. Louis, MO, 2006, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color, softcover, color wraps, English

This out-of-print issue has three subjects: - Paperback cover artist James Bama - Artist Charles R. Showalter (a member of Haddon Sundblom's studio) -...

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The Call of Cthulhu
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H. P. Lovecraft, François Baranger, Lovecraft, H. P., Baranger, François, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket (small dent to the back of dustjacket in manufacturing), Eagle Rock, CA, Design Studio Press, 2019, 1st, 978-1-62465-044-4, 14.25 inches, 10.75 inches, 64 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Who can resist The Call of Cthulhu? An oversize illustrated book version of H.P. Lovecraft's classic tale of cosmic horror.   From the...

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McClelland Barclay, Rudy Nappi, Barclay, Rudy Nappi, McClelland, Fine, The Illustrated Press, St. Louis, 2009, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 112 pages, color, softcover, color wraps, English

Articles include "McClelland Barclay: More than Beautiful Women" by Patricia Gostick, "Rudy Nappi: Celebrating the Artist & His Work" by Gary Lovisi.....

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Carl Barks, Barks, Carl, #51 of 245 copies signed by the artist, Near Fine, Another Rainbow Publishing, Scottsdale, AZ, 1982, 1st, 24 inches, 20 inches, color

A beautiful lithograph of this iconic image, conceived and painted by the duck man himself Carl Barks. This painting was the first Carl Barks...

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La Momie
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Dino Battaglia, Battaglia, Dino, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Mosquito, St. Egreve, 2004, 1st, 12 inches, 9 inches, 52 pages, black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Out of print. This Adventure of Inspector Coke is entitled The Mummy (!) and is set in London in 1911.

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le Golem
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Dino Battaglia, Battaglia, Dino, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Mosquito, St. Egreve, 2004, 1st, 12 inches, 9 inches, 68 pages, black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Out of print. Six stories of the macabre by the Italian master, including: Le Golem, Le Docteur Jekyll et Mister Hyde, and Hommage a Lovecraft. Text in...

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Illustration Magazine #44
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Walter Baumhofer, Baumhofer, Walter, Very Fine, The Illustrated Press, St. Louis, MO, 2014, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

A special issue devoted to the pulp and slick magazine art of Walter M. Baumhofer. From the publisher: Our book-length feature is the most detailed...

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Aubrey Beardsley
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Hiroshi Unno, Aubrey Beardsley, Unno, Hiroshi, Beardsley, Aubrey, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Tokyo, PIE International, 2020, 1st, 9784756252883, 10.2 inches, 7.25 inches, 240 pages, over 180 color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

A new collection of more than 180 illustrations by the fin-de-siècle illustrator Aubrey Beardsley. From the back cover: Like a meteor flashing...

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Belarski - Pulp Art Masters
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John Gunnison, Rudolph Belarski, Gunnison, John, Belarski, Rudolph, Fine, Adventure House, Silver Spring, MD, 2003, 1st, 12 inches, 9 inches, 112 pages, approximately 350 color illustrations, softcover, French wraps, English

Out of print. A collection of nearly 350 pulp covers by Belarski. From the publisher: A master at building suspense through figure, perspective, and...

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Rudolph Belarski, Norman Lindsay, Belarski, Norman Lindsay, Rudolph, Very Good+ (moderate overall wear), The Illustrated Press, St. Louis, 2009, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 112 pages, color, softcover, color wraps, English

In this issue: An extensive profile on pulp and paperback cover artist Rudolph Belarski; Australian artist Norman Lindsay and his work in America; Part Two...

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Art Garage
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Very Fine, John Bell, Bell, John, 2007, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 32 pages, black & white, Softcover, wraps

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W. T. Benda, Alex Schomburg, Lee Brown Coye, Benda, Alex Schomburg, Lee Brown Coye, W. T., Near Fine (light wear), The Illustrated Press, St. Louis, MO, 2005, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color, softcover, color wraps, English

This out-of-print issue has three long articles: W.T. Benda, pulp and comic book cover artist Alex Schomburg (written by my wife Amy Wagner!), and Weird...

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W. T. Benda, Alex Schomburg, Lee Brown Coye, Benda, Alex Schomburg, Lee Brown Coye, W. T., Very Good+ (moderate overall wear), The Illustrated Press, St. Louis, MO, 2005, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color, softcover, color wraps, English

This out-of-print issue has three long articles: W.T. Benda, pulp and comic book cover artist Alex Schomburg (written by my wife Amy Wagner!), and Weird...

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American Epics: Thomas Hart Benton and Hollywood
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Austen Barron Bailly, Thomas Hart Benton, Bailly, Austen Barron, Benton, Thomas Hart, Very Fine, Peabody-Essex Museum/Prestel, Salem/New York, 2015, 1st, 11 inches, 9.5 inches, 240 pages, 178 color and 45 black & white illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

A wonderful catalog for American Regionalist painter Thomas Hart Benton. Once upon a time, Hollywood movie studios would commission famous artists to...

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The Art of John Berkey
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Jane Frank, John Berkey, Frank, Jane, Berkey, John, A promo card for Berkey's trading cards (FPG Cards, 1994) is laid in, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, London, Paper Tiger, 2003, 1st, 1843401223, 11.75 inches, 9 inches, 128 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Berkey's paperback cover paintings of spaceships and alien planets are the focus, but other subjects are included: warships and planes, American historical...

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John Berkey, Rose O'Neill, Berkey, Rose O'Neill, John, Near Fine (light wear), The Illustrated Press, St. Louis, 2012, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color, softcover, color wraps, English

This John Berkey issue sold out within a month of coming out! Two big articles "The Many Worlds of John Berkey" (40 pages, written by Berkey authority Jim...

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John Berkey, Rose O'Neill, Berkey, Rose O'Neill, John, Very Good+ (moderate overall wear), The Illustrated Press, St. Louis, 2012, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color, softcover, color wraps, English

This John Berkey issue sold out within a month of coming out! Two big articles "The Many Worlds of John Berkey" (40 pages, written by Berkey authority Jim...

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Jordi Bernet, Bernet, Jordi, One of 200 signed & numbered copies, Very Fine in Very Fine box, Edizioni Di, Italy, 2007, 1st, 15.2 inches, 11 inches, color and black & white, Italian

Fifteen original illustrations of Jordi Bernet's lovable sex worker Clara de noche or Clara of the Night. 15 plates--5 color plates and 10 black &...

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Jordi Bernet, Bernet, Jordi, One of 150 signed & numbered copies, Very Fine in Very Fine box, Edizioni Di, Italy, 2011, 1st, 15 inches, 11.25 inches, black & white, Italian

"Clara, Chica and the Others." Bernet pays tribute to all his most famous female characters in these fifteen original illustrations. 15 black & white...

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Jordi Bernet, Bernet, Jordi, One of 100 signed & numbered copies, Very Fine in Very Fine box, Edizioni Di, Italy, 2015, 1st, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, color and black & white, Italian

21 original illustrations by Jordi Bernet. 21 plates--3 color plates and 18 black & white plates. The first plate is numbered and signed in pencil by...


Jordi Bernet, Bernet, Jordi, One of 100 signed & numbered copies, Very Fine in Very Fine box, Edizioni Di, Italy, 2017, 1st, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, color and black & white, Italian

21 plates--9 color plates and 12 black & white plates. The first plate is numbered and signed by Bernet. Plus one cover plate and one limitation...

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Jordi Bernet, Bernet, Jordi, One of 100 signed & numbered copies, Very Fine in Very Fine box, Edizioni Di, Italy, 2019, 1st, 15 inches, 11.25 inches, black & white, Italian

16 black & white plates. The first plate is numbered and signed in pencil by Bernet. Plus one cover plate and one limitation plate, numbered,...

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Carlos Trillo, Eduardo Maicas, Jordi Bernet, Trillo, Eduardo Maicas, Carlos, Bernet, Jordi, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, San Francisco, Big Wow Art & Auad Publishing, 2006, 1st, 9780966938159, 12 inches, 9 inches, 96 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. A beautiful hardcover book in English devoted to Bernet's comic strip about a good-hearted prostitute. Strips, a long interview with Bernet...

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Baby's House (#80)
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Gelolo McHugh, Mary Blair, McHugh, Gelolo, Blair, Mary, Good (heavily rubbed and worn, soiled, loss of paper at head & tail of spine), Simon & Schuster, New York, 1950, 1st, 8 inches, 6.5 inches, 28 pages, 29 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A first edition of Mary Blair's first illustrated book. This was the only unabridged printing of this Golden Book. Little Golden Books were later...

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I Can Fly (#92)
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Ruth Krauss, Mary Blair, Krauss, Ruth, Blair, Mary, Good (heavily rubbed and worn, soiled, loss of paper at head & tail of spine), Simon & Schuster, New York, 1950, 1st, 8 inches, 6.7 inches, 42 pages, 20 double-page, 2 full-page color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A first edition of Mary Blair's second and best illustrated children's book. This was the only unabridged printing of this Golden Book. Little Golden Books...

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Illustration Magazine #22
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Frederick Blakeslee, Morton Roberts, Blakeslee, Morton Roberts, Frederick, Near Fine (light wear), The Illustrated Press, St. Louis, 2008, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 96 pages, color, softcover, color wraps, English

In this issue: The work of pulp artist Frederick Blakeslee; the magazine illustration of Morton Roberts; the rediscovery and salvation of The Merrill...

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Illustration Magazine #22
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Frederick Blakeslee, Morton Roberts, Blakeslee, Morton Roberts, Frederick, Very Good+ (moderate overall wear), The Illustrated Press, St. Louis, 2008, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 96 pages, color, softcover, color wraps, English

In this issue: The work of pulp artist Frederick Blakeslee; the magazine illustration of Morton Roberts; the rediscovery and salvation of The Merrill...

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