Sketchbooks

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Limited to 1000 copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Travis Charest, Charest, Travis, 2013, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 36 pages, 33 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Out-of-print. This is the last and most recent sketchbook from Travis, the creator of Spacegirl and artist of Weapons of the Metabaron! Plenty of Captain...

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Travis Charest, Charest, Travis, 2009, 1st, 1, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 36 pages, 47 color illustrations, softcover, wraps

A full color collection of Travis' recent works including finished commissions and color sketches. Space Girl and other futuristic concepts. Travis' artwork...

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Travelbug: Sketches from Italy
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Very Fine, Avner Geller, Geller, Avner, 2019, 1st, 9 inches, 6 inches, 32 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

From the artist: This is a collection of sketches made on location during my travels. Sketching outside is huge source of inspiration to me, both for...

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Tony Sandoval, Sandoval, Tony, One of 2000 numbered copies, Bumped spine corner otherwise Fine issued in publisher's shrinkwrap, Geneva, Paquet, 2016, 1st, 9782888907695, 11.6 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Tony Sandoval, creator of Doomboy, Le Serpent d'Eau, Le Cadavre et le Sofa , Nocturno ou Mille Tempêtes , presents some of his daily...

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Tony Bancroft, Bancroft, Tony, 2021, 1st, 10 inches, 7 inches, 90 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

A new full color collection of sketches and drawings by Tony Bancroft! Vol. 2 has Tony's favorite Disney characters, #Inktober 2019 inspired by Miyazaki...

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Signed by the artist, Fine, Tony Bancroft, Bancroft, Tony, 2019, 1st, 10 inches, 7 inches, 76 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

A full color collection of sketches and drawings by Tony Bancroft, Animator (Beauty and the Beast, Aladdin, The Lion King, The Hunchback of Notre Dame,...

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Tom Bancroft, Bancroft, Tom, Near Fine (corners lightly bumped, new and unread), Nemo Academy/La Citta della Nuvole, Florence, Italy, 2019, 1st thus, 8.25 inches, 11.75 inches, 96 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

This is the 2019 Second Edition updated and expanded with 16 additional pages. Produced by the Florence animation school Nemo Academy, a full color...

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Time 01
  $26.00
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Sterling Hundley, Hundley, Sterling, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Richmond, VA, Legendeer Press/AdHouse Books, 2020, 1st, 9781935233565, 8.5 inches, 5.25 inches, 160 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A collection of incredible pencil drawings by Sterling Clinton Hundley. From the publisher: Time O1 collects the time-based journals of acclaimed...

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Tim Sale, Sale, Tim, Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Essential Sequential, Springfield, NJ, 2019, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 54 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Tim Sale's 2019 Sketchbook showcases over 80 private commissions of DC and Marvel characters, including sketch covers.

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Tim Sale, Sale, Tim, Signed by the artist, Very Fine (new and unread), Essential Sequential, Springfield, NJ, 2018, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Tim Sale's 2018 Sketchbook showcases his comic work for both DC and Marvel. It features a multitude of preliminary sketches for the comic book covers that...

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Tiger Bee
  $18.00
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Very Fine, Katy Wu, Wu, Katy, 2009, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 36 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps

A short graphic novel about a girl and her guardian tiger, plus four sketchbook pages.

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Bob Burden, Burden, Bob, Print run of 1500 copies, Very Good+ (moderate wear to the front cover), Bob Burden Productions, Atlanta, 1998, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 144 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

"From the author of Flaming Carrot Comics, an odd collection of sketches, unpublished art and ephemeral musings."

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Three Trees Make A Forest
  $30.00
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Enrico Casarosa, Ronnie Del Carmen, Tadahiro Uesugi, Casarosa, Ronnie Del Carmen, Tadahiro Uesugi, Enrico, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Gingko, Corte Madera, 2007, 1st, 9.25 inches, 7.25 inches, 128 pages, 95 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

29 pieces by Enrico (a mixture of digital, pencil & watercolor, acrylic, and mixed media). 28 pieces by Ronnie (an equal mixture of digital, watercolor,...

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Fine, Scott Caple, Caple, Scott, 2005, 10.75 inches, 8.5 inches, 88 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Scott Caple is a story and layout artist best known for his work on feature films including Raiders of the Lost Ark, Atlantis: The Lost Empire, Horton Hears...

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Signed by the artist, Near Fine, Adam Hughes, Hughes, Adam, 2007, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 28 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps, English

Adam Hughes' sixth self-published sketchbook. Numerous drawings rendered in pencil, pen & ink, or Copic marker (stunning!). Adam also shows off some ink...

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Signed by the artist, Fine, Adam Hughes, Hughes, Adam, 2007, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 28 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps, English

Adam Hughes' sixth self-published sketchbook from 2007. Numerous drawings rendered in pencil, pen & ink, or Copic marker (stunning!). Adam also shows...


Thomas L. Coker 2003 Sketchbook
  $35.00
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Very Fine, Thomas L. Coker, Coker, Thomas L., 2003, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 20 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps, English

Tomm Coker, also known as Thomas L. Coker, started drawing comic books in the early nineties for Image, Dark Horse, Marvel and DC. Throughout the 1990s he...

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The Zombie Monologues
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Joshua Pruett, 69 of 200 copies, VF, Pruett, Joshua, 2004, 1st, wraps

A sketchbook collection of hilarious cartoons about the living dead.

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The Stereotykes Radio Control
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Very Fine, Quincy Sutton, Sutton, Quincy, 2015, 1st, 3.5 inches, 8 inches, 36 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Quincy Sutton is an Art Director for Disney Resorts. His previous clients include Macys, Target, Sketchers, Mountain Dew, Pepsi, Sketchers USA and more....

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Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, Portlynn Tagavi, Tagavi, Portlynn, 2015, 1st, 7.5 inches, 6 inches, 40 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Portlynn Tagavi is a Cal Arts grad and a Character Designer at Paramount Animation. This is a collection of autobiographical gag cartoons, strips, and...

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Loish (Lois van Baarle), Loish (Lois van Baarle), Very Fine in Fine slipcase, Worcester, 3DTotal Publishing, 2018, 10.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 152 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: The Sketchbook of Loish offers readers a unique look into Loish's creative processes and idea generation, providing an insight into...

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Brian Stelfreeze, Stelfreeze, Brian, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Boom Studio, Los Angeles, 2016, 1st, 12.25 inches, 12.25 inches, 192 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A Pristine Mint copy of a book that--with its white soft touch covers--is hard to find without some scuffing or dirt. This copy is guaranteed to be clean...

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Brian Froud, Froud, Brian, An illustrated bookplate signed by the artist is laid in, Very Fine, Sherman Oaks, CA, Imaginosis, 2005, 1st, 0974461202, 10.5 inches, 8 inches, 64 pages, color, Softcover, French wraps, English

Brian Froud's full color sketchbook from 2005. An illustrated bookplate signed by the artist is laid in. From the publisher: For the first time ever,...

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Bill Crouch, Bill Pearson, Wallace Wood, Crouch, Bill Pearson, Bill, Wood, Wallace, Limited to 1500 copies, Near Fine (mild wear, very flat, tight, clean), Bill Crouch, Bridgeport, CT, 1981, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 52 pages, over 120 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, wraps, English

This Wallace Wood Sketchbook edited by Bill Pearson, the publisher of Witzend's later issues, publishes "for the first time his teenage drawings, comic book...

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Signed by the artists with a drawing, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Creaturebox (Greg Baldwin & Dave Guertin), Creaturebox (Greg Baldwin & Dave Guertin), CreatureBox, 2012, 1st, 9780615668543, 12.75 inches, 8.75 inches, 140 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Signed by both artists, and each has added a quick monster sketch. Out of print. This copy includes FOUR 8" x 12" limited edition prints, a...

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Signed by the artists with a drawing, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in Fine slipcase, Creaturebox (Greg Baldwin & Dave Guertin), Creaturebox (Greg Baldwin & Dave Guertin), CreatureBox, 2012, 1st, 9780615668543, 12.75 inches, 8.75 inches, 140 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. This copy is signed by both artists and inscribed "Ted! Thanks for everything!" It includes: an original 4.25" x 5.5" sketch card, a...

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One of 100 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, 2012, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 28 pages, black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

Mike Sosnowski is a veteran animation storyboard artist going back to He-Man and the Masters of the Universe. He features his cartoon monsters and...

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The Michael WM. Kaluta Treasury
  $50.00
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Michael Kaluta, Kaluta, Michael, Near Fine (very slight bump to upper corner, otherwise only light wear, very flat, tight, clean), Glimmer Graphics, Trenton, NJ, 1988, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, 3 full-page color, 128 black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

A great collection of rare Kaluta artwork. Lots of sketches. The Shadow and DC characters. Pencil prelims for paintings. Includes the most extensive Kaluta...

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The Marat/Sade Journals -Signed
  $175.00
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Barron Storey, Storey, Barron, Signed by the artist on the front free endpaper, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Graphic Novel Art, Asse, 2009, 1st revised, 9.25 inches, 6.5 inches, 136 pages, color, hardcover, boards, English

Barron Storey is an aclaimed illustrator and instructor. This is a new revised edition of Barron's long out-of-print and sought-after book. The...

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The Lyre Bird - Signed
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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Cory Godbey, Godbey, Cory, 2013, 1st, 9 inches, 6 inches, 54 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

A sketchbook full of wonderful drawings and sketches of imaginary creatures. Cory is a book illustrator and also works in animation. He's also a...

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Very Fine, Glenn Barr, Barr, Glenn, Tin Man Alley, 2003, 1st, 0972938710, Softcover, color wraps, English

A great collection of sketchbook drawings. A companion volume to Barr's painting collection Lowlife Paradise. Out of print.

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Nikita Mandryka, Massimiliano Frezzato, Mandryka, Nikita, Frezzato, Massimiliano, #90 of 500 numbered copies signed by both the artist and the author, Near Fine (mild wear to corners), Heavy Metal, Rockville Centre, NY, 1999, 1st, 17 inches, 12.5 inches, 96 pages, black & white with 1 page in color, Softcover, spiralbound

"This custom-bound sketchbook presenting the final pencils for the complete story of 'The Keepers of the Maser 4' is a limited edition of five hundred...

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The Joy of Drawing - Signed
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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Thomas Fluharty, Fluharty, Thomas, 2019, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 72 pages, duotone illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

From the artist: A 72-page book featuring my Prismacolor 901 Indigo Bleu Series sketches. Featuring close-ups and insights as to how I think and create....

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Rhode Montijo, Montijo, Rhode, Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, Los Angeles, 2012, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 32 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

The Halloween Kid Hallow'zine #1 - Signed by the artist with a drawing The Halloween Kid Hallow'zine #2 - Signed by the artist Howdy pardners, I'm...

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The Graphite Monkey Strikes!
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Very Fine, Drew Johnson, Johnson, Drew, 2006, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 28 pages, black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

"Drawings & Sketches by Drew Johnson" featuring characters from Marvel and DC Comics. Drew Edward Johnson started drawing comic books in 1995 with...

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Signed and dated "13" by the artist with a drawing, Near Fine (very light wear to the covers, very flat, tight, clean), Garrett Hanna, Hanna, Garrett, 2013, 1st, 8 inches, 6 inches, 44 pages, 41 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Signed and dated "13" by the artist with a drawing of a cool ninja-style turtle saying, "Deal with it." A great book of 41 color illustrations by Garrett...

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One of 250 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Chuck Grieb, Grieb, Chuck, 2018, 1st, 9 inches, 6 inches, 52 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Faeries and Goblins, Hummingbirds and Lizards! This sketchbook documents the art created as Chuck developed the world that has come to be known as the...

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The Freaks Behind the Kitchen
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Very Fine, Juanjo Guarnido, Julien Rossire, Guarnido, Julien Rossire, Juanjo, Big Wow Art, 2015, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 36 pages, 57 black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

A 32-page collection of animation drawings from the Freak Kitchen music video directed by Juanjo Guarnido. Art by Juanjo, Julien Rossire and Fortiche...

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J. David Spurlock (ed.), Frank Frazetta, Spurlock (ed.), J. David, Frazetta, Frank, Fine, Vanguard, Lakewood, NJ, 2014, 2nd, 11.75 inches, 9 inches, 160 pages, color, Softcover, French wraps, English

From the publisher: A follow-up to last year's best-selling hit, Frazetta Sketchbook, Vol. I, with more classic and unseen material by the acclaimed,...

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J. David Spurlock (ed.), Frank Frazetta, Spurlock (ed.), J. David, Frazetta, Frank, Fine without dust jacket, as issued, Vanguard Publications, Lakewood, NJ, 2013, 1st, 11.75 inches, 9 inches, 160 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: This collection is brimming with rare and previously unpublished drawings and painting preliminaries of the subjects Frazetta is best...

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The First Queens - Signed
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Chad Sell, Sell, Chad, Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Chicago, 2014, 7.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 28 pages, color, Softcover, wraps

The First Queens is an art book featuring all Chad's best work from RuPaul's Drag Race, Season 1! Chad is a Chicago-based illustrator and comic artist...

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Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, Tony Harris, Harris, Tony, Jolly Roger Studios, 2005, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 24 pages, 24 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Signed by the artist with an ink headsketch of Batman dated 05. An early sketchbook by Tony Harris (Starman, Ex Machina) featuring characters from...

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Very Good+ (mild wear), Tony Harris, Harris, Tony, Jolly Roger Studios, 2005, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 24 pages, 24 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

An early sketchbook by Tony Harris (Starman, Ex Machina) featuring characters from Marvel and DC Comics.

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Signed by the artist, Fine, Adam Hughes, Hughes, Adam, 2008, 1st, 978-0-9797809-1-2, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 28 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps

Adam's eighth self-published sketchbook is collection of his amazing convention sketches. 26 commissions reproduced as full-page illustrations and a...

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Signed by the artist, Near Fine (light wear to the top edge of the back cover, otherwise very flat, tight, clean), Adam Hughes, Hughes, Adam, 2008, 1st, 978-0-9797809-1-2, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 28 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps

Adam's eighth self-published sketchbook is collection of his amazing convention sketches. 26 commissions reproduced as full-page illustrations and a...

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Ben Caldwell, Caldwell, Ben, 2021, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 180 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

One of two new Ben Caldwell sketchbooks for 2021! 180 pages (!) of Dare Detectives concepts, development, character sketches, drawings. The Dare...

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Ben Caldwell, Caldwell, Ben, 2012, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 60 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the book cover: This is the seventeenth art book of cartoonist Ben Caldwell! Yeah, we were surprised too. This companion to the Award-losing* Dare...

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Budd Root, Root, Budd, Signed and dated 2010 by the artist, Very Fine, Amryl, Murrieta, 2010, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 28 pages, black & white with 4 color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

The publisher states "interior artwork for each edition of the 2010 convention book is different, with a couple of exceptions. They are not the exact same...

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