New Arrivals

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October 2020: our shipment of French Imports arrived! Over 400 graphic novels and art books. To see all of these imports--listed alphabetically by artist--please click here: New French Imports 2020

September 2020: we added 15 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

 
1987 Monkey Wrench Gang Calendar
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Edward Abbey, Robert Crumb, Abbey, Edward, Crumb, Robert, Near Fine (very small, light crease to the lower corner, otherwise very flat, tight, clean, with no dents), Dream Garden Press, Salt Lake City, UT, 1986, 1st, 11.75 inches, 12 inches, 28 pages, 14 full-page and 4 and 39 illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

From the Edward Abbey website: The Dream Garden Press edition of The Monkey Wrench Gang issued in the Spring of 1985, with illustrations by Robert Crumb,...

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Jed Alger, Alger, Jed, Near Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (tight, sound, with edgeworn dustjacket), San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2012, 1st, 9781452110929, 1452110921, 9.75 inches, 11.25 inches, 160 pages, color illustrations and photos, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: From LAIKA, the studio behind the hit film Coraline, comes another marvel of stop-motion animation and creative storytelling. For...

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Graham Allan, Rebecca Cline, Charlie Price, Allan, Rebecca Cline, Charlie Price, Graham, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Disney Editions, New York, 2020, 9781484747018, 13.5 inches, 11.25 inches, 384 pages, almost 1,900 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Disneyana Fan Club invites the participants of the Holiday Magic at the Disney Parks: Celebrations Around the World from Fall to Winter to a special...


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Amid Amidi, Amidi, Amid, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear to dustjacket), San Francisco, Chronicle, 2006, 2nd, 978-0811847315, 9.0 inches, 11.5 inches, 192 pages, 250 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. From the publisher: Between the classic films of Walt Disney in the 1940s and the televised cartoon revolution of the 1960s was a...


Ange, Pierre Alary, Ange, Alary, Pierre, Inscribed by the artist with a full-page pencil drawing, Very Good+, issued without dustjacket (bump to the tail of the spine end with a small 1/8" scrape, corners very lightly bumped, interior Very Fine), Toulon, Soleil, 2004, 1st, 2845658591, 13.5 inches, 9.75 inches, 96 pages, black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Inscribed by the artist with a nice full-page pencil drawing of Belladone and dated in the year of publication: 2004! This Limited edition is long out...

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Ange, Pierre Alary, Ange, Alary, Pierre, Limited to 200 copies signed by the artist, Very Good, issued without dustjacket (the boards are peeking thru at three spots at the spine ends where the cloth is worn, upper corners are bumped and worn,, Folle Image, Paris, 2004, 1st, 12.5 inches, 9 inches, 96 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

This deluxe edition of Belladone, limited to 200 copies, features a cloth spine, special covers, eight-pages of sketches and studies, and is signed by...

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David Apatoff, Austin Briggs, Apatoff, David, Briggs, Austin, Print run of 1000 copies, Very Fine in Fine dustjacket, Auad Publishing, San Francisco, 2019, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 160 pages, over 160 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The latest volume in Auad Publishing's long line of Famous American Magazine Illustrator books, Austin Briggs: The Consummate Illustrator, sold out in less...

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David Apatoff, Mead Schaeffer, Apatoff, David, Schaeffer, Mead, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in publisher's shrinkwrap, Illustrated Press, Decatur, IL, 2020, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 224 pages, nearly 300 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of Print! Mead Schaeffer is one of the best of the painterly Golden Age illustrators. Too often overlooked, this is the first book ever devoted...

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Christophe Arleston, Alessandro Barbucci, Arleston, Christophe, Barbucci, Alessandro, Bump to the lower corner of the front cover otherwise Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Soleil, Toulon, 2019, 9782302078796, 12.75 inches, 9.25 inches, 48 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

From the publisher: Ekho is a mirror world to the earth. It has developed like her, but electricity doesn't exist; here magic reigns. On Ekho you'll...


Star*Reach Companion
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Richard Arndt, Arndt, Richard, Very Fine, Raleigh, NC, Twomorrows, 2013, 1st, 978189390519, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 192 pages, black & white with 32 pages in color, Softcover, color wraps, English

Out of print. The Star*Reach Companion is a complete history and bibliography of the 1970s ["Ground-level"] independent comic. Complete stories by...

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Manuel Auad, Robert Fawcett, Auad, Manuel, Fawcett, Robert, Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (spine slightly cocked, mild wear to book and dustjacket), Auad Publishing, San Francisco, 2010, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 182 pages, about 250 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out-of-print. This copy has the previous owner's signature of Richard Harrison Green who was a Disney animator on Rescuers Down Under, Who Framed Roger...

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Reid Stewart Austin, George Petty, Austin, Reid Stewart, Petty, George, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, Gramercy, New York, 1997, 1st, 12 inches, 9.25 inches, 192 pages, 152 illustrations, most in color, hardcover, boards, English

The only monograph on this popular pin-up artist (1894-1975) who made significant contributions to Esquire and True magazines and Jantzen Swimwear ads. A...

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Hulk: Banner / the End
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Brian Azzarello / Peter David, Richard Corben, Azzarello / Peter David, Brian, Corben, Richard, Very Fine, London, Panini UK Ltd, 2003, 1st, 9781904159254, 10.2 inches, 7 inches, color, softcover, wraps, English

This 2003 British edition collects Corben's Hulk mini-series "Startling Stories : Banner" long out-of-print in both the US and the UK. Collects two...

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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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Betty Ballantine, Frank Frazetta, Ballantine, Betty, Frazetta, Frank, Near Fine (upper corner of pages slightly rubbed, very sharp, no thumbdents, very flat, tight, clean), Peacock Press/Bantam, New York, 1977, 2nd, 11.25 inches, 9 inches, 96 pages, 32 color plates and 12 black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

The second color collection of Frazetta paintings, published in 1977 while Frazetta was at the height of his popularity and actively producing masterpieces....

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Betty Ballantine, Frank Frazetta, Ballantine, Betty, Frazetta, Frank, Near Fine (slight water rippling at the bottom of the spine, no thumbdents, binding tight, very flat, bright, clean), Peacock Press/Bantam, New York, 1975, 3rd, 11.25 inches, 9 inches, 96 pages, color and black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

The first of five volumes published by Peacock Press collecting Frazetta's paintings in the midst of his peak creative period. This volume includes many of...

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Betty Ballantine, Frank Frazetta, Ballantine, Betty, Frazetta, Frank, A File Copy from the Betty Ballantine Estate with a Certificate of Authenticity, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (very sharp corners, mild dustjacket wear from storage), Scribners, New York, 1975, 1st, 11.5 inches, 9.25 inches, 96 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, cloth, English

This is the book that really started the Frazetta phenomenon and launched the fantasy art book genre in 1975. This is the scarce clothbound hardcover...

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Nancy Beiman, Beiman, Nancy, Signed and dated 2013 by the artist, Near Fine (light shelfwear, very flat, tight, clean), Focal Press, New York, 2013, 9780240818788, 10.125 inches, 7.125 inches, xiv+344 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: Successful storyboards and poignant characters have the power to make elusive thoughts and emotions tangible for audiences. Packed...

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Outer Limits: The Steve Ditko Archives, Vol. 6
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Blake Bell (ed.), Steve Ditko, Bell (ed.), Blake, Ditko, Steve, Fine (slight rubbing to covers, corners sharp, interior new and unread), Seattle, Fantagraphics, 2016, 10 inches, 7.25 inches, 240 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Outer Limits features more than 200 meticulously restored, full-color comics pages by Ditko in his early prime. This volume's...

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Brian Froud's Goblins 10 1/2 Anniversary Edition
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Ari Berk, Brian Froud, Berk, Ari, Froud, Brian, Fine, issued without dustjacket, New York, Abrams, 2015, 1st, 9781419718618, 11.7 inches, 9.7 inches, 96 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: If you brought home the first edition, you were in big trouble! If you bring home this new and expanded edition, you are in even...

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Alfred Bester, Howard Chaykin, Bester, Alfred, Chaykin, Howard, Near Fine (only light wear, covers lightly rubbed, one very light crease to the back cover, corners sharp, very flat, tight, and clean), New York, Epic, 1992, 1st, 0871358816, 11 inches, 8.25 inches, 192 pages, color, softcover, color wraps, English

This is the complete 192-page graphic novel adapted from the Alfred Bester novel by Byron Preiss and painted by Howard Chaykin. Long out of print. Scarce....

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Fershid Bharucha, Richard Corben, Bharucha, Fershid, Corben, Richard, Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (corners very sharp, interior Fin, Brooklyn, Thumb Tack, 1981, 1st, 8449919495, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 200 pages, 80 color plates, 80 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

An above average copy with an attractive dustjacket. The scarce 1981 career retrospective of Richard Corben's work. Features 40 paintings, two stories,...

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Fershid Bharucha, Richard Corben, Bharucha, Fershid, Corben, Richard, Near Fine in Very Good dustjacket (upper corners very lightly bumped, interior Fin, Brooklyn, Thumb Tack, 1981, 1st, 8449919495, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 200 pages, 80 color plates, 80 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

This was illustrator and one-time underground cartoonist Dennis Nolan's copy with his autograph/owner's name written in the upper corner of the half-title...

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Stuart Davis: A Catalogue Raisonne - 3 Vol. Set
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Ani Boyajian, Mark Rutkoski, Stuart Davis, Boyajian, Mark Rutkoski, Ani, Davis, Stuart, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase in publisher's shrinkwrap, Yale Art Gallery / Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 2007, 1st, 12.5 inches, 10 inches, 386+710+478 pages, 990 color and 1220 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

2008 George Wittenborn Memorial Book Award, Art Libraries Society of North America 2007 Honorable Mention, Award for Excellence, Art and Art History,...

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Inner Portraits
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Glenn Bray, Lena Zwalve, Stanislav Szukalski, Bray, Lena Zwalve, Glenn, Szukalski, Stanislav, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Last Gasp, San Francisco, 2020, 9780867198799, 9.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 208 pages, numerous color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, Pictorial boards, English

A collection of Stanslav Szukalski's portraiture works , including essays and background on many of the artworks. Inner Portraits provides a major survey...

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Tex Avery
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Patrick Brion, Tex Avery, Brion, Patrick, Avery, Tex, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (top edge of dustjacket lightly rubbed), Paris, Chene, 1984, 2nd 2000, 9782851083715, 12.5 inches, 10 inches, 176 pages, over 300 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, boards, French

A detailed filmography of every one of Avery's films for Warner Bros., MGM & Universal. Each entry includes credits, synopsis, and a frame from the...

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Michael Broggie, Broggie, Michael, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Pasadena, Pentrex, 1997, 2nd, 978-1563420092, 12.2 inches, 9.6 inches, 431 pages, over 300 illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

From the publisher: Thousands of books and articles have been written about Walt Disney and his organization, yet few people realize the significance...

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Frédéric Brrémaud, Federico Bertolucci, Brrémaud, Frédéric, Bertolucci, Federico, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Grenoble, Vents d'Ouest, 2019, 1st, 9782749308449, 11.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 96 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The conclusion of this two-part fantasy series from the writer and artist of the Love series. Featuring a forest world with foxes, unicorn birds, mermaids,...


Mauro Bruni, Roberto De Angelkis, Bruni, Mauro, De Angelkis, Roberto, Fine, Florence, Glamour International, 1999, 8.5 inches, 6.25 inches, 160 pages, profusely illustrated in black & white with 64 pages in color, Softcover, French wraps, Italian

Roberto de Angelis began his career in the 1980s, working on sex-and-violence titles like Splatter and Mostri. Later he moved over to Sergio Bonelli...

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Gianni Brunoro, Antonio Vianovi, Corrado Roi, Brunoro, Antonio Vianovi, Gianni, Roi, Corrado, Near Fine (slight darkening to the edges, very light cover wear, very flat, tight, clean), Florence, Glamour International, 1999, 8.5 inches, 6.375 inches, 152 pages, profusely illustrated in black & white with 40 pages in color, Softcover, French wraps, Italian

This scarce monograph ("Corrado Roi, Master of Shadows") traces fumetti artist Corrado Roi's career from his 1970s debut in the Barbieri "gialli" comics...

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Gianni Brunoro, Antonio Vianovi, Ferdinando Tacconi, Brunoro, Antonio Vianovi, Gianni, Tacconi, Ferdinando, Near Fine (slight darkening to the edges, light cover wear, very flat, tight, clean), Florence, Glamour International, 2000, 8.375 inches, 6.375 inches, 276 pages, profusely illustrated in black & white with 112 pages in color, Softcover, French wraps, Italian

This scarce double-length volume in Glamour's Profili series (in English, Profiles: Ferdinando Tacconi, the Colors of Adventure) celebrates the work of...

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Luc Brunschwig, Etienne Le Roux, Brunschwig, Luc, Le Roux, Etienne, Limited to 1500 copies, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Glenat, 2019, 1st, 9782344034583, 14.75 inches, 11 inches, 64 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

This large format black & white edition reproduces Etienne Le Roux's inked pages prior to the application of color. From the publisher: The...

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The Art of Daniel Clowes: Modern Cartoonist
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Alvin Buenaventura, Daniel Clowes, Buenaventura, Alvin, Clowes, Daniel, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (mild wear along top edge of dustjacket), New York, Abrams, 2012, 1st, 9781419702082, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 224 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards with dust jacket, English

From the publisher: Throughout his 25-year career, alternative cartoonist/screenwriter Daniel Clowes has always been ahead of artistic and cultural...

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Princess of Mars
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Edgar Rice Burroughs, Michael William Kaluta, Burroughs, Edgar Rice, Kaluta, Michael William, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, San Diego, IDW, 2014, 1st, 9781613771822, 13.8 inches, 9.6 inches, 124 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial cloth, English

Edgar Rice Burroughs' classic novel illustrated by Michael Kaluta. From the publisher: Relive Edgar Rice Burroughs' classic adventure tale in this...

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Soon
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Thomas Cadène, Benjamin Adam, Cadène, Thomas, Adam, Benjamin, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Dargaud, 2019, 1st, 9782205078749, 11.75 inches, 9 inches, 240 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

I saw this big graphic novel at Angouleme and was immediately impressed. The simple graphic style reminds me of Alexandre Clerisse, but Benjamin Adam...

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Eddie Campbell, Campbell, Eddie, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, IDW, San Diego, 2018, 1st, 9.4 inches, 11.8 inches, 320 pages, over 600 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

When I saw Eddie Campbell at SDCC in 2017, he excitedly told me about this book he was working on. A lively account of the early days of the comic strip,...

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Juan Diaz Canales, Juanjo Guarnido, Canales, Juan Diaz, Guarnido, Juanjo, Very Fine, Milwaukie, Dark Horse, 2020, 1st, 9781506716183, 10.8 inches, 8.4 inches, 304 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

This volume collects the entire Blacksad saga in English in one volume (albeit in paperback): the five albums Somewhere Within the Shadows, Arctic Nation,...

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John Canemaker, Canemaker, John, Very Good+ in Near Fine dustjacket (hinges somewhat loose, interior Fine, text block solid), New York, Hyperion, 1996, 1st, 9780786861521, 12.2 inches, 12 inches, xiv, 210 pages, over 300 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

From the publisher: Born from daydreams, meditations on color, character and form, and sheer inventiveness, Disney's pioneering animated films begin in...

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John Canemaker, Tyrus Wong, Canemaker, John, Wong, Tyrus, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Walt Disney Family Foundation Press, San Francisco, 2013, 2nd, 9.75 inches, 12.25 inches, 156 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Out of print. From the publisher: Water to Paper, Paint to Sky is the first comprehensive retrospective of America's oldest living artist Tyrus...

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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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Jean-Michel Charlier, Moebius (Jean Giraud), Charlier, Jean-Michel, Moebius (Jean Giraud), Fine (lightest wear to back cover otherwise new and unread), Mojo Press, Austin, 1996, 1st, 9 inches, 7 inches, 288 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

Out of print . The highlight of this book is the first and only English-language printing of "Three Black Birds", a unique Blueberry incident, written and...


Valerian: The Illustrated Treasury
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Pierre Christin, Jean-Claude Mezieres, Christin, Pierre, Mezieres, Jean-Claude, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (a printing defect has folded the corner of three pages and caused a 3/16" closed page tear, otherwise only light rubbing to cover), London, Titan Books, 2017, 1st English language printing, 9781785656965, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 96 pages, over 100 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

The English language edition of Les Habitants du Ciel - Atlas Cosmique de Valérian et Laureline. From the publisher: Luc Besson's Valerian...

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The Pin-Up Art of Dan DeCarlo
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Alex Chun, Dan DeCarlo, Chun, Alex, DeCarlo, Dan, Very Good+ (small nicks to the bottom of eight pages light bump to the tail of the spine, slight cover wear, corners sharp, tight, clean), Seattle, Fantagraphics, 2005, 1st, 9781560976196, 7.75 inches, 5.75 inches, 220 pages, two-color panel cartoons, some full-color, softcover, color wraps, English

Out of print. DeCarlo is best known as the Archie Comics artist and the man who created every adolescent American boys fantasy, Betty and Veronica....

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Alex Chun, Dan DeCarlo, Chun, Alex, DeCarlo, Dan, Very Fine, Seattle, Fantagraphics, 2007, 1st, 9781560978794, 7.75 inches, 5.75 inches, 216 pages, over 200 two-color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: For more than 40 years, Dan DeCarlo was best known for his definitive rendition of Archie Comics' Betty and Veronica, two of comics'...

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Alex Chun, Armando Mendez, Russell Patterson, Chun, Armando Mendez, Alex, Patterson, Russell, Very Good (all corners bumped, interior sound) with Fine obi band, Seattle, Fantagraphics, 2006, 1st, 9781560977377, 156097737X, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 184 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Over 200 illustrations compiled by co-editor Shane Glines. The long biographical essay is by our pal, Armando Mendez. From the publisher: Imagine...

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The Pin-Up Art of Humorama
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Alex Chun, Jacob Covey, Chun, Jacob Covey, Alex, Very Fine (very flat, tight, clean), Seattle, Fantagraphics Publishing, 2011, 1st, 9781560979593, 7.75 inches, 5.75 inches, 216 pages, two-color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: During the 1950s, Abe Goodman -- brother of Marvel Comics publisher Martin Goodman -- was the largest buyer of cartoons in the world....

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Butcher Billy's Ftrange Fantasy
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Frederic Claquin, Butcher Billy, Claquin, Frederic, Butcher Billy, Very Fine, Herscher, Paris, 2018, 9782733504017, 11 inches, 8.25 inches, 192 pages, 500 color illustrations, Softcover, stiff oversize wraps, French

From the publisher: Illustrator Butcher Billy specializes in pop culture mashups between post-punk icons and comic book superheroes. A great lover of...

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Paulo Coelho, Moebius (Jean Giraud), Coelho, Paulo, Moebius (Jean Giraud), Near Fine in Fine dustjacket (tiny bumps to tips of lower corners otherwise Fine), New York, HarperCollins, 1993, 5th, 9780060192501, 9.5 inches, 6 inches, 198 pages, 33 color plates, hardcover, cloth spine, English

Moebius illustrates this edition of the bestselling New Age fable with 33 beautiful jewel-like paintings. From the publisher: Since its publication...

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