New French Imports 2020

These books are all from our latest shipment from France. Graphic novels (albums) and art books. Primarily French titles, but also art books from Ominiky Ediciones in Spain. Brand new titles as well as new supplies of out-of-stock titles. Enjoy!

 
Heinrich Kley, Kley, Heinrich, From the collection of Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity, Very Good+ (mild wear, flat, tight), Dover, New York, 1962, 1st, 10.7 inches, 7.9 inches, iv, 104 pages, 158 illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

This copy is from the collection of longtime Mad Magazine editor Nick Meglin with a Certificate of Authenticity "Madly Yours, From The Estate Collection of...

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Wallace Wood, Wood, Wallace, Very Fine, Angouleme, 2020, 1st, 21 inches, 15.75 inches, color

Wallace Wood was the subject of a career retrospective museum exhibition at the 2020 FIBD -- The 47th International Festival of Bande Dessinee in Angouleme,...

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Robert Crumb, Crumb, Robert, Very Fine, International Festival of Bande Dessinee, Angouleme, 2000, 1st, 21 inches, 15.75 inches, color, French

After winning the International Festival of Bande Dessinee's Grand Prix in 1999, Robert Crumb created this wild grotesque painted image especially for the...

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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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Gisele et Beatrice
  $26.00
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Benoit Feroumont, Feroumont, Benoit, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Marcinelle, Dupuis, 2018, 1st, 979-1034730339, 10.25 inches, 8 inches, 128 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

From Benoit Feroumont, animator and the creator of the BD series Le Royaume, a modern day, erotic social satire. Beatrice is stuck in a depressing office...

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Flesh Empire
  $30.00
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Yann Legendre, Legendre, Yann, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Casterman, 2019, 1st, 9782203164314, 10.9 inches, 7.75 inches, 128 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Yann Legendre is an internationally recognized illustrator, designer and art director based in Paris. His illustrations have appeared in the Wall Street...

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Mon Traitre
  $30.00
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Pierre Alary, Alary, Pierre, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Rue De Sevres, Paris, 2018, 9782369814740, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 144 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A graphic novel written, illustrated and colored by Pierre Alary based upon the novel by Sorj Chalandon. Alary's two albums, Mon Traitre and Retour a...

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Retour a Killybegs
  $30.00
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Pierre Alary, Alary, Pierre, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Rue De Sevres, 2019, 1st, 9782369819028, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 164 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A graphic novel written, illustrated and colored by Pierre Alary based upon the novel by Sorj Chalandon. Alary's two albums, Mon Traitre and Retour a...

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Captain Death
  $29.00
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Alexis Bacci Leveillé, Bacci Leveillé, Alexis, Very Good - Back cover and interior page warping, Paris, Casterman, 2019, 1st, 9782203196957, 7.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 220 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, French

Alexis Bacci Leveillé, a graduate of the Gobelins School, is a animation storyboard artist who entered the bande dessinee field as the co-creator and...

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Seuls sont les indomptes
  $35.00
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Max de Radiguès, Hugo Piette, de Radiguès, Max, Piette, Hugo, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Sarbacane, 2019, 1st, 9782377311057, 10.5 inches, 7.7 inches, 176 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A graphic adaptation of Edward Abbey's 1956 novel "The Brave Cowboy," made into the 1962 noir Western film "Lonely Are the Brave" starring Kirk Douglas from...

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Out of stock
Xavier Dorison, Félix Delep, Dorison, Xavier, Delep, Félix, Light horizontal indentation across back cover otherwise Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Casterman, 2019, 1st, 9782203148888, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 72 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A graphic novel inspired by Animal Farm, beautifully illustrated by Felix Delep. Felix draws a variety of farm animals with incredible fluidity and the...


Alain Kokor, Kokor, Alain, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Futuropolis, 2019, 1st, 9782754824262, 11.5 inches, 8.7 inches, 128 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Kokor's latest graphic novel is an absolute beauty, with charming style and character design and crystal clear storytelling. With an 8-page sketchbook...

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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Glenat, 2019, 1st, 9782344034972, 12.75 inches, 9.7 inches, 48 pages, color, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, French

A new volume in this series of original Mickey Mouse stories by Europe's biggest comics creators. The first two titles in this series were published in...

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Super Mickey - Disney / Glénat
  $30.00
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Pieter de Poortere, de Poortere, Pieter, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Glenat, 2019, 1st, 9782344034767, 12.75 inches, 9.7 inches, 64 pages, color, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, French

The creator of the rude and irreverent wordless Dickie strips has produced a wordless Disney album!  A new volume in this series of original...

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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Les Humanoides Associes, 2019, 1st, 9782731629262, 12.5 inches, 9.4 inches, 136 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

For the serious Moebius fan, this collection of early stories drawn by Jean Giraud shows his development on his way to becoming "Moebius." It includes...

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François Walthéry, Walthéry, François, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Brussels, Champaka Brussels, 2019, 1st, 9782390410041, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 384 pages, over 400 illustrations, most in color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Over 400 illustrations, most in color, primarily of original art. Walthery is the last of the great "classic" cartoonists of Le Journal de Spirou as...

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Arzak, Le Rocher Print
  $35.00
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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Paris, Moebius Productions, 2019, 26 inches, 19.5 inches, color, French

A vibrant color print on thick Epson stock. Gloss finish. 49.5 x 66.5 cm (19.5" x 26")

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l'Humain
  $30.00
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Diego Agrimbau, Lucas Varela, Agrimbau, Diego, Varela, Lucas, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Dargaud, 2019, 1st, 9782205080476, 11.25 inches, 8.5 inches, 144 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

I am a big fan of Argentinean artist Lucas Varela and his previous albums L'Heritage du Colonel and Le jour le plus long du futur (a wordless graphic...

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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Les Humanoides Associes, 2019, 1st, 9782731627237, 12.5 inches, 9.4 inches, 480 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

This 480-page omnibus includes all the Arzach episodes, The Airtight Garage serial, The Horny Goof, The Long Tomorrow, The Man from Ciguri, and...

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Floc'h, Floc'h, One of 2777 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Brussels, Champaka Brussels, 2019, 1st, 9782390410058, 11.4 inches, 11.9 inches, 120 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A new Floc'h art book! And a signed and numbered limited edition to boot! From the publisher: Illustration has always been the secret garden of Floc'h...

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Blutch: Un Autre Paysage
  $70.00
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Blutch, Blutch, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Paris, Dargaud, 2019, 1st, 9782205079586, 12.5 inches, 9.25 inches, 240 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

"Blutch Drawings 1994-2018" A beautiful art book and exhibition catalog of Blutch drawings in a variety of media, with more drawings than have ever been...

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Sir Alfred
  $29.00
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Tim Hensley, Hensley, Tim, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Dargaud, 2018, 1st, 9782205078299, 12.75 inches, 9.75 inches, 48 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Tim Hensley's Sir Alfred No. 3 , the final publication of Alvin Buenaventura's Pigeon Press, was only released in English as an oversize comic book in a...

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Deux Mille Meuf
  $30.00
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F'Murrr, F'Murrr, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Dargaud, 2019, 1st, 9782205080391, 8.5 inches, 5.25 inches, 280 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, decorative cloth with an onlaid color plate, French

From the publisher: Each year, F'murr makes unique greeting cards for his friends. In 2009, he decided to draw two thousand girls, sketched on the...

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L'Art de Morris
  $70.00
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Morris, Morris, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Dargaud, Paris, 2015, 9782884713672, 11.8 inches, 11 inches, 312 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A massive art book devoted to Maurice de Bevere (1923-2001) better known as "Morris" and his most popular creation Lucky Luke. Published to coincide with a...

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à l'intérieur des Yôkaï
  $40.00
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Shigeru Mizuki, Mizuki, Shigeru, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Bordeaux, Cornelius, 2018, 1st, 9782360811465, 11.7 inches, 8.9 inches, 96 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, French

Wonderfully wacky anatomical cutaways of Japanese mythological beings. From the publisher: Forget everything you thought you knew about the...

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Contes-Saumatres
  $30.00
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Yann, Berberian, Bodart, Boucq, Clarke, Denis, Dupuy, Gabrion, Hermann, Juillard, Michetz, Rossi, Wendling, Zep, Yann, Berberian, Bodart, Boucq, Clarke, Denis, Dupuy, Gabrion, Hermann, Juillard, Michetz, Rossi, Wendling, Zep, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Marcinelle, Dupuis, 2019, 1st, 9791034730322, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 96 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

This new edition of two comic anthologies from 1997 and 1998 contains Claire Wendling's last published comic book story : a twisted version of The Little...

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Haiku - Signed & Numbered
  $40.00
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Olivier Cinna, Cinna, Olivier, Limited to 2000 copies with a color print signed & numbered by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Marcinelle, Dupuis, 2019, 1st, 9782800170725, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 56 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, French

Olivier Cinna is the artist of Hibakusha, a French graphic novel set in post-war Japan. This is an entire book of cinna's Japanese-inspired calligraphic...

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Oscar Martin, Martin, Oscar, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Ominiky Ediciones, Mallorca, 2019, 1st, 13.2 inches, 9.7 inches, 96 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

Over 120 illustrations of Oscar Martin's Solo characters and world. Four pages of text in English, Spanish, and French. From the artist/publisher: I...

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Tha August Tharrats Artbook
  $40.00
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Tha (August Tharrats), Tha (August Tharrats), Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Ominiky Ediciones, Mallorca, 2019, 1st, 12 inches, 8.9 inches, 96 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

Any new book from Spanish illustrator Tha is cause for celebration. This artbook gathers a selection of illustrations done between 1994 and 2019 for...

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Kris Kool
  $75.00
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Philippe Caza, Caza, Philippe, Very Fine, Passenger Press, Milan, 2019, 1st, 11 inches, 8.25 inches, 96 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, Italian

A remastered edition of Caza's first album which has been out of print since it was originally published in 1970. Much different stylistically than his...

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Dédales, Tome 1
  $35.00
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Charles Burns, Burns, Charles, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Bordeaux, Cornelius, 2019, 1st, 9782360811649, 11.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 64 pages, color, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, French

The first volume of Charles Burn's new graphic novel, published exclusively worldwide by Cornelius Editions. The graphic novel will not be serialized in...

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Paris sous les eaux
  $35.00
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Joann Sfar, Sfar, Joann, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Gallimard Loisirs, 2018, 1st, 9782742457564, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 64 pages, 60 full-page color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

60 watercolor cartoons of Paris life by Joann Sfar. From the publisher: This art book collects the great drawings that Joann Sfar publishes in Paris...

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Virginie Augustin, Augustin, Virginie, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Glenat, 2019, 1st, 9782344020654, 12.75 inches, 9.5 inches, 72 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Virginie Augustin studied animation at the École des Gobelins before working for Walt Disney on films like 'Tarzan' and 'Hercules.' Her comics...

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Vincent Brugeas, Ronan Toulhoat, Brugeas, Vincent, Toulhoat, Ronan, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Glenat, 2018, 1st, 9782344012475, 12.75 inches, 9.5 inches, 64 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The team responsible for the historical war epics Block 109 and Ira Dei bring sweep and intensity to The Black Colossus. Includes 8 pages exclusive...

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Love Nest
  $35.00
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Charles Burns, Burns, Charles, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Cornelius, 2016, 2nd 2019, 9782360811281, 6 inches, 6.75 inches, 128 pages, over 100 black & white illustrations with 8 pages in color, Hardcover, cloth, French

Love Nest is an art book composed of totally new material by Charles Burns. Created especially for Cornélius, it is not available in any other...

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Régis Hautière, Olivier Vatine, Didier Cassegrain, Hautière, Régis, Vatine, Didier Cassegrain, Olivier, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Glenat, 2019, 1st, 9782344007624, 12.75 inches, 9.5 inches, 72 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Red Nails. By Olivier Vatine and Didier Cassegrain. Nuff said. The album features layouts by Vatine and finished art by Cassegrain consisting of...

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Régis Hautière, Olivier Vatine, Didier Cassegrain, Hautière, Régis, Vatine, Didier Cassegrain, Olivier, Limited to 1500 copies, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Glenat, 2019, 1st, 9782344037171, 14.75 inches, 11 inches, 64 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

This oversize black & white Collector's Edition of Red Nails , limited to 1500 copies, reproduces Didier Cassegrain's finished pencil pages prior...

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Regis Hautière, Olivier Vatine, Olivier Vatine, Patrick Boutin-Gagné, Hautière, Olivier Vatine, Regis, Vatine, Patrick Boutin-Gagné, Olivier, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Glenat, 2019, 1st, 9782344032978, 12.75 inches, 9.5 inches, 56 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

A new series with Olivier Vatine's stamp all over it. Vatine co-wrote and provided the layouts for this action adventure. From the publisher: From an...

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Carmen Mc Callum - Integrale
  $60.00
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Fred Duval, Didier Cassegrain, Duval, Fred, Cassegrain, Didier, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Paris, Delcourt, 2019, 1st, 9782413009863, 12.75 inches, 9.5 inches, 244 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

This integrale collects all five volumes of Code Mc Callum, drawn by Didier Cassegrain, chronicling the youth of Carmen Mc Callum, the most famous mercenary...

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Obscurcia 3
  $28.00
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David Boriau, Steven Dhondt, Boriau, David, Dhondt, Steven, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Delcourt, 2019, 1st, 9782413018414, 11.1 inches, 7.5 inches, 104 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

I love this series! The concluding volume of this fantasy adventure takes the action and fights to a whole other level as Alex, Laécia and Bidibidou...

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Moebius (Jean Giraud), Moebius (Jean Giraud), One of 999 numbered copies, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Les Humanoides Associes, 2019, 1st, 9782731664980, 16 inches, 12 inches, 72 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

The latest volume in Humanoides' oversize format 30 x 40 cm series (12" x 16") is Les Vacances du Major (The Major's Holidays). This album contains:...

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Yann, Olivier Schwartz, Yann, Schwartz, Olivier, Limited to 1500 copies, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Marcinelle, Dupuis, 2018, 1st, 9791034735495, 14.7 inches, 10.4 inches, 72 pages, black & white, Hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, French

A special edition in black and white and a large format limited to 1500 copies. extra large format 56-page album in black & white 16 extra...

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Xavier Dorison, Ralph Meyer, Dorison, Xavier, Meyer, Ralph, Near Fine (front and back cover bruised bumps on top and lower edges, otherwise Fine), issued without dustjacket, Dargaud, Paris, 2016, 9782505063544, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 56 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Ralph Meyer's action-packed, beautifully drawn, hit Western series. Meyer is a multiple award winner for his work in comics, including best illustration for...

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Xavier Dorison, Ralph Meyer, Dorison, Xavier, Meyer, Ralph, Near Fine (light surface scratches), issued without dustjacket, Paris, Dargaud, 2018, 1st, 9782505071471, 14.5 inches, 11.75 inches, 64 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Ralph Meyer is a multiple award winner for his work in comics, including best illustration for the hit western series Undertaker. This is the large format...

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Mark Schultz, Schultz, Mark, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (light wear), Casal Solleric, Palma, 2005, 1st, 11 inches, 8.75 inches, 212 pages, approx. 200 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

The impressive catalogue for the artist's comprehensive museum exhibition in Palma, Spain in 2005. Mark's career is represented with artwork from all phases...

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Dernier Souffle
  $50.00
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Thierry Martin, Martin, Thierry, Very Fine in Very Fine sleeve, Black & White Editions, Roeschwoog, France, 2019, 1st, 11 inches, 10.25 inches, 320 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial cloth

A wordless graphic novel by the French bd creator, illustrator, and storyboard artist Thierry Martin. Thierry Martin's dark wordless western initially...

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Thierry Martin, Martin, Thierry, One of 300 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine sleeve, Black & White Editions, Roeschwoog, France, 2019, 1st, 11 inches, 10.25 inches, 320 pages, black & white, Hardcover, pictorial cloth

This deluxe edition includes: the book itself signed & numbered to 300 copies a matching signed & numbered two-color bookplate/ex-libris...

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Out of stock
Vehlman Fabien, Denis Bodart, Fabien, Vehlman, Bodart, Denis, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, France, Dupuis, 2010, 10 inches, 8 inches, 160 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, textured pictorial boards

An omnibus edition of Bodart's most recent album series Green Manor. This lovely hardbound edition comes with 24 pages of preliminary work and sketches in...