Sketchbooks

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Signed & dated "7.02" by the artist, Near Fine (light shelf wear), Arthur Adams, Adams, Arthur, 2002, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 54 pages, 54 black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

Arthur Adams' first self-published sketchbook! It debuted at 2002's San Diego Comic-Con. Mostly finished pieces in pen & ink. Some pencil...

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Lorenzo Etherington, Etherington, Lorenzo, Very Fine, Bristol, The Etherington Brothers, 2018, 8.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 600 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Complete the trilogy! Part THREE of Lorenzo's EPIC art book series is finally available! Packed with THOUSANDS more designs, sketches, concepts,...


More Drawings - Signed & Numbered
  $250.00
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One of 2000 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Mike Mignola, Mignola, Mike, 2008, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 32 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps, English

Mike's self-published collection of pen & ink drawings created in 2007 & 2008 of Hellboy and associated characters. With five pages of Jack Kirby...

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Kevin Nowlan, Nowlan, Kevin, 2002, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 16 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps, English

Kevin Nowlan's out-of-print self-published sketchbook with twelve pencil & four ink sketches (of which nine are pin-ups or nudes). This one was...

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Son of Spork
  $30.00
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Very Fine, Dave Johnson, Johnson, Dave, 2003, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 28 pages, over 120 black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

Dave's third sketchbook. A great collection of pen & pencil pieces from the DC cover artist/TV animation designer/hipster. Johnson displays a variety of...

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Bride of Spork
  $30.00
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Very Fine, Dave Johnson, Johnson, Dave, 2002, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 28 pages, 130 black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

Dave's second sketchbook. A great collection of pen & pencil pieces from the DC cover artist/TV animation designer/hipster. Johnson displays a variety...

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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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Limited to only 500 copies signed by Travis. This copy has been signed a second time by Travis in red ink on the cover, Very Fine, Travis Charest, Charest, Travis, 2005, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 36 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps, English

Travis' first self-published collection. Finished drawings, predominantly comic book characters in pin-up-style poses, in Travis' unique style. Nice! Out...

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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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Lorenzo Etherington, Etherington, Lorenzo, Very Fine, Bristol, The Etherington Brothers, 2010, 8.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 600 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Join us, friends, as we crack open the bizarrely-formed skull of comic artist, LORENZO! and spread it's unique mushy contents across 600 eye-popping pages!...

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Lorenzo Etherington, Etherington, Lorenzo, Very Fine, Bristol, The Etherington Brothers, 2014, 8.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 600 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

This is it! Part TWO of Lorenzo's EPIC art book series! Packed with literally THOUSANDS of separate designs, sketches, concepts, illustrations and comics,...

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#796 of 1000 copies signed by the artist in pencil, Very Fine (bright, flat, tight, clean), Michael Mignola, Mignola, Michael, 2001, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 28 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps, English

Mignola's first self-published chapbook which debuted & sold out at the 2001 San Diego Comic-Con. 25 full-page pen & ink drawings crisply reproduced...

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B.T. Sketchbook 2006 - Signed
  $150.00
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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Bruce Timm, Timm, Bruce, 2006, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 28 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps

This collection finds Timm drawing comic book characters like Harley Quinn, Poison Ivy, Batgirl, Hellboy, Spider-Man, Black Cat, Vision, Captain America,...

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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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Hissy Fit - Signed
  $80.00
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Signed by the artist, Near Fine (light rubbing to the corners, light thumbdent, 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, color wraps

Adam's seventh self-published sketchbook from 2008. Red Sonja, Wonder Woman, Crystal, Storm, Luke and Leia, and a healthy helping of Catwoman! The Women of...

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Greatest Hits - Signed
  $40.00
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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Adam Hughes, Hughes, Adam, 2006, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 28 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps, English

Adam's fifth annual sketchbook. Catwoman, Batgirl, Star Wars, Power Girl, Scarlet Witch, Serenity, Mary Jane, etc. Zatanna sketch & finish. Out of...

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A Brand You Can Trust
  $150.00
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Very Fine, Adam Hughes, Hughes, Adam, 2004, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 28 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps, English

This sharp copy of Adam's long out-of-print third sketchbook from 2004 is so fresh, it has not even been branded yet! Lara Croft, Batman, Wonder Woman,...

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Signed by the artist, Near Fine (light wear, very flat, tight, clean), Adam Hughes, Hughes, Adam, 2003, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 28 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps, English

Adam's second sketchbook from 2003. Wonder Woman, Poison Ivy, Scarlet Witch, Emma Frost, League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, X-Women, Lara Croft, Harley...


Oh, Wow! - Signed
  $120.00
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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Adam Hughes, Hughes, Adam, 2009, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 28 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps

"Yet Another Volume of Doodles, Drawerings, & Decolletage from the Sultan of Smut Adam Hughes." Adam's ninth self-published sketchbook consists mostly...

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Signed and dated 2009 by the artist, Very Fine, Camilla d'Errico, d'Errico, Camilla, 2008, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 28 pages, black & white illustrations, softcover, color wraps, English

A handmade ashcan style sketchbook self-published by the artist. "This volume collects various sketchbook images from assorted gallery shows from...

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#131 of 500 numbered copies signed by the artist. Inscribed by the artist with a drawing of Sandman., Very Fine, Matt Wagner, Wagner, Matt, 2004, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 32 pages, 30 color illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

An ashcan style sketchbook self-published by the artist. 30 color specialty drawings. #131 of 500 numbered copies signed by the artist. Inscribed by...

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Cahiers Baudelaire TomeĀ 3
  $35.00
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Yslaire, Yslaire, Limited to 2500 copies, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Marcinelle, Dupuis, 2021, 1st, 9791034753291, 12.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 80 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, French

This artbook shows the second half--the last 80 pages--of Yslaire's graphic novel--as a work in process. Mademoiselle Baudelaire is Yslaire's 160-page...

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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Very Fine, Baltimore, Insight Studios Group, 2001, 1st revised, 1889317098, 12 inches, 9 inches, 96 pages, 26 color and over 100 black & white illustrations, softcover, French wraps, English

The first art book devoted to the Liberty Meadows creator and cheesecake specialist, long before he entered the world of mainstream superhero comics. This...

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Michael Kaluta, Kaluta, Michael, Near Fine (light cover wear, very flat, tight, clean), Lebanon, NJ, Vanguard, 2000, 1st, 9781887591141, 10.5 inches, 7 inches, 112 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the cover: Echoes: The Drawings of Michael Wm. Kaluta spans the career of one of the most adventurous fantasy artists of our time. From Robert E....

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Terry Dodson, Dodson, Terry, Signed by the artist with a drawing and dated 2010, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Brandstudio, New York, 2010, 1st, 12.5 inches, 8.75 inches, 48 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Signed by the artist with a quick sketch of a female profile and dated 2010 Terry's out-of-print first hardcover collection features images from his...


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Covers scuffed otherwise Very Fine, Tim Sale, Sale, Tim, Essential Sequential, 2017, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 88 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

A thick sketchbook from the artist famous for his award-winning mini-series for Marvel and DC: Daredevil, Spider-Man, Captain America, Batman, etc. Great...


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Jeffrey Jones, George Pratt, Jeffrey Jones, Jones, George Pratt, Jeffrey, Jones, Jeffrey, Very Fine, Vanguard, Lebanon, NJ, 2000, 1st, 10.5 inches, 7 inches, iv, 108 pages, 2 color and about 200 black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

A great collection of 200 sketches and drawings, mostly in ink, showing his mastery in that medium even in quick sketches. A long interview conducted by...


Gimenez: Juan Gimenez Sketchbook
  $100.00
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Juan Gimenez, Gimenez, Juan, Fine, Barcelona, Ancares Editora, 2002, 1st, 9879893522, 11.75 inches, 8.75 inches, 48 pages, 15 color and over 60 black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps

Unpublished illustrations, unfinished sketches, scattered materials gathered for the very first time. Fully tri-lingual--in English, French and Castellan....

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Signed by the artist, Fine, Jeff Merghart, Merghart, Jeff, 2012, 1st, 10 inches, 8 inches, 56 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

Out of print. Jeff Merghart's first collection of sketches has a little bit for everyone. Merghart draws pirates, monsters, and creatures from different...

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One of 250 numbered copies signed by the artist, Fine, Wendy Park, Park, Wendy, 2016, 8 inches, 8 inches, 32 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

This is Wendy's second collection of her personal works. Beautiful digital images of nature-scapes and six pages of pen drawings. Wendy was background...

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#339 of 500 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very light rubbing to the upper corner, otherwise Very Fine, very flat, tight, clean), Louis Gonzales, Gonzales, Louis, Louis Gonzales, 2005, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 72 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

The artist has handcolored a drawing and added "Thank you. ..Lou.." in a word balloon. Louis Gonzales has worked for Warners, Sony, and Pixar. This...

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#43 of 150 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Good+ (moderate wear), Frank Cammuso, Cammuso, Frank, 2004, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 24 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps, French

A Frank Cammuso sketchbook from 2004. Filled with funny charming Max Hamm Fairy Tale Detective drawings as well as the first Max Hamm story from 2001....


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Didier Crisse, Crisse, Didier, Very Fine, Comix Buro, Paris, 2008, 1st, 8.75 inches, 7.1 inches, 48 pages, color, softcover, wraps, French

Out of print. A collection of sketches and drawings featuring Crisse's trademark sexy wide-eyed femmes. This very popular French bande dessinée...


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Signed by the artist with a drawing, Near Fine (very light wear to two corners, very flat, tight, clean), Peter Han, Han, Peter, 2017, 1st, 8 inches, 11 inches, 24 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

A collection of color drawings form this loose narrative storybook by Peter Han, an artist and art instructor (Art Center, Concept Design Academy) and...


Dailies - Signed
  $60.00
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Signed by the artist, Near Fine (light wear to the front corner, otherwise very flat, tight, clean), Bobby Pontillas, Pontillas, Bobby, 2017, 1st, 8.1 inches, 8.1 inches, 72 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Bobby is an Animator and Character Designer, formerly at Disney. He was Director / Art Director of the Oscar Nominated Animated Short Film, One Small Step....

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Limited to 450 copies and signed by the artists, Near Fine with obi band (mild shelfwear), Andrea Fernandez, Trever Spencer, Fernandez, Trever Spencer, Andrea, Paper Alkemy Press, 2012, 1st, 7 inches, 5.5 inches, 118 pages, black & white with 16 pages in color, Softcover, French wraps with an obi, English

118 pages of charming and humorous character designs and drawings by designers Andrea Fernandez and Trevor Spencer. After their first printing of 100...

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Con Boy - Signed
  $20.00
Signed by the artist, Very Good+ (bump to the bottom of the spine, light wear, flat, tight, clean), Stephane Roux, Roux, Stephane, 2009, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 40 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps

Stephane worked in animation in France for 17 years prior to becoming a cover artist for DC and Marvel. This fourth sketchbook is made up almost entirely of...


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Signed by the artist, Near Fine, John Nevarez, Nevarez, John, 2010, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 36 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps

John is a story artist previously at Disney, Pixar, and Sony. This is his 2010 collection of pencil drawings, full of John's trademark charm and imagination.


Bits & Pieces, Vol. 6
  $15.00
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Very Fine, John Nevarez, Nevarez, John, 2013, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 20 pages, black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

John is a story artist currently at previously at Pixar and Disney Feature Animation. John's 2013 collection of pencil drawings is entirely character and...

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Inscribed by the artist with a drawing, Fine, Natalie Hall, Hall, Natalie, 2013, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 28 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, wraps

Inscribed by the artist with a drawing: "To ___ Thanks so much! You made this happen! Natalie Hall" A very winning sketchbook from this L.A. illustrator...

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Inscribed by the artist with a sketch, Near Fine (very light wear to the covers, very flat, tight, clean), Brittney Lee, Lee, Brittney, 2011, 1st, 7.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 68 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

Inscribed by the artist with a lovely sketch. Brittney Lee's long out of print self-published collection of works. Evenly divided between her digital...

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#266 of 500 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Louis Gonzales, Gonzales, Louis, Louis Gonzales, 2005, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 72 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Louis Gonzales has worked for Warners, Sony, and Pixar. This sketchbook collects character drawings and life studies from 2003-2004. Louis started in...

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Some Drawings - Signed & Numbered
  $300.00
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#130 of 750 numbered copies signed by the artist, Fine, Mike Mignola, Mignola, Mike, 2006, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 36 pages, black & white, softcover, color wraps

From 2006, a collection of all-new pen & ink drawings by Mignola, divided into two sections: Part 1: Devils and Monsters Part 2: Other Odd Persons...

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IceCream #1 - Signed & Numbered
  $120.00
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#25 of 500 copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Shane Glines, Glines, Shane, Shane Glines, 2001, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 52 pages, 119 black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

The first collection of sketches & drawings by the animation character designer. These drawings were created while Shane was working on Batman and...

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Signed by the artist, Near Fine (light bump to the lower corner of the last few pages, very flat, tight, clean), Gillian Reid, Reid, Gillian, 2012, 1st, 7.5 inches, 7.5 inches, 40 pages, black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

Gillian was a British character designer and animator (The Amazing World of Gumball) at the time she published this 2012 book full of her appealing pencil...

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Autumn in Berlin - Signed
  $45.00
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Signed by the artist, Near Fine (light wear to the corners, otherwise sharp, binding tight), Uwe Heidschotter, Heidschotter, Uwe, 2010, 1st, 8.25 inches, 6 inches, 60 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Out of print. Uwe Heidschötter is an animation director, character designer, and all-around artist. This is a collection of drawings of people he saw...

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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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The Freaks Behind the Kitchen
  $15.00
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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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