The Dave Stevens Estate

All the items in this category were the personal property of Dave Stevens, comic book artist, illustrator, and creator of The Rocketeer. All of these books were acquired directly from his estate.

 
Kenneth Robeson, Fred Pfeiffer, Robeson, Kenneth, Pfeiffer, Fred, Near Fine (light wear to the spine ends and corners, spine tight and unbroken), Bantam, New York, 1975, 1st, 7 inches, 4.25 inches, softcover, color wraps, English

A Doc Savage paperback with a cover painting by Fred Pfeiffer. This copy is from the estate of Dave Stevens (1955-2008) artist and creator of The Rocketeer.

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Ragnar, Ragnar, Very Fine/Very Fine B.T. review copy w/rubber stamp, Van Nuys, Baby Tattoo Books, 2004, 1st, 9780972938818, 7 inches, 7 inches, 36 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A picture story book by the designer-illustrator. From the publisher: A game of Got Your Nose between two brothers spins out of control when one...

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Don McGregor, P. Craig Russell, McGregor, Don, Russell, P. Craig, Fine, Marvel, New York, 1983, 1st, 11 inches, 8.25 inches, 64 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

An original graphic novel taking off from McGregor and Russell's War of the World comic book series. This book is from the estate of Dave Stevens...

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P. Craig Russell, Russell, P. Craig, Near Fine (light shelfwear), Eclipse, Forestville, 1990, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 144 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

Russell adapts Parsifal, Salome, Mahler, and Pelleas & Melisande into graphic form. This book is from the estate of Dave Stevens (1955-2008) artist...

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Stefano Piselli, Riccardo Morrocchi, Franco Saudelli, Piselli, Riccardo Morrocchi, Stefano, Saudelli, Franco, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Florence, Glittering Images, 1998, 1st, 9788882750008, 8882750000, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 126 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

A big beautiful hardcover monograph on the Italian comic book artist. The focus here is on his bondage and foot fetish illustrations. Contents:...

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Jose Segrelles, Segrelles, Jose, #295 of 3000 copies, Fine/Fine, Graficas Bormac, Valencia, Spain, 1986, 1st, 13.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 188 pages, 194 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, Spanish

The largest and best monograph on this magnificent Spanish painter-illustrator. He illustrated Poe's Tales of Mystery & Imagination, Wells' The War of...

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Dave Stevens, et al, Stevens, et al, Dave, Very Fine, Hong Kong, O Publishing House, 1995, 1st, 4394009930007, 11.75 inches, 8.5 inches, 154 pages, Over 100 color photographs, Softcover, wraps, English

<< O >> The Art of Fetish, Fashion & Fantasy: The International Magazine for Erotic Fashions, Art and Lifestyles. This issue features a...

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Jill Thompson, Thompson, Jill, Inscribed by the artist to Dave, Fine in Fine Dust Jacket, Dover, Sirius Entertainment, 1997, 1st, 9781579890155, 1579890156, 11 inches, 8.75 inches, 40 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Inscribed by the artist to Dave Stevens. Whimsical story of Scary Godmother from comic artist Jill Thompson, known for her work on Wonder Woman, Swamp...

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Kenneth Robeson, Boris Vallejo, Robeson, Kenneth, Vallejo, Boris, Near Fine (light wear to the spine ends and corners, spine tight and unbroken), Bantam, New York, 1977, 1st, 7 inches, 4.25 inches, softcover, color wraps, English

A Doc Savage paperback with a cover painting by Boris. This copy is from the estate of Dave Stevens (1955-2008) artist and creator of The Rocketeer.

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Jim Starlin, Berni Wrightson, Starlin, Jim, Wrightson, Berni, Fine, Marvel, New York, 1987, 1st, 11 inches, 8.25 inches, 64 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

This graphic novel features Marvel's two earthiest grapplers in a "silly and trivial" comedic cosmic adventure. Marvel Graphic Novel #29. This book is...

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Victor Arwas, Arwas, Victor, Near Fine, Academy Editions/St. Martin's Press, London/New York, 1984, 0312052510, 11.5 inches, 8.5 inches, 108 pages, Over 100 color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

A collection of over 100 photographs of chryselephantine, bronze and ivory, sculptures of figures from the 1920s and '30s. This book is from the estate...

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Dan X. Solo, Solo, Dan X., Near Fine, Dover Publications, Inc., New York, 1982, 0486243729, 11 inches, 8 inches, 100 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

100 complete art deco fonts. From the publisher: Comprehensive, practical treasury of Art Deco typography selected by noted typographer Dan Solo....

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Very Fine, Graphic Products Corporation, Wheeling, 1986, 2255926018, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 32 pages, black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

This book is from the estate of Dave Stevens (1955-2008) artist and creator of The Rocketeer. Dave had attached Post-It Notes to several pages and we...

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Jim Silke, Silke, Jim, Near Fine (mild shelf wear), Milwaukie, Dark Horse Books, 2007, 1st, 9781593077563, 1593077564, 12 inches, 9 inches, 128 pages, black & white and color photographs, Softcover, wraps, English

Laid into this copy (from the Estate of Dave Stevens) is a signed letter on Dark Horse stationary from Dark Horse Product Development V.P. David Scroggy to...

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Mary Pacios, Pacios, Mary, Signed by the author, Fine, Bloomington, The International Online Library, 1999, 1st, 9781585004843, 1585004847, 8 inches, 5 inches, 272 pages, black & white photographs, Softcover, wraps, English

This book is from the estate of  Dave Stevens  (1955-2008) artist and creator of  The Rocketeer. True life account of the life of...

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Very Fine, Graphic Products Corporation, Wheeling, 1991, 2255926048, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 32 pages, black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

This book is from the estate of Dave Stevens (1955-2008) artist and creator of The Rocketeer.

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Robert Massey, Massey, Robert, Fine, New York, Watson-Guptill Publications, 1967, 9780823018772, 0823018776, 9 inches, 6 inches, 224 pages, Softcover, wraps, English

A reference book for painters -- 200 recipes for making sizes, grounds, mediums, glazes, varnishes, fixatives, and adhesives. This book is from the...

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Mike Mignola, Mignola, Mike, Fine, Milwaukie, Dark Horse Comics, 1997, 1st, 9781569712269, 1569712263, 10 inches, 6.5 inches, 146 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: A murder in a New York wax museum and a missing corpse lead Hellboy and the Bureau for Paranormal Research and Defense into ancient...

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Mark Morton, Morton, Mark, Near Fine, Riverside, Hop Up Products, LLC, 2002, 1st, 0967557038, 9 inches, 6 inches, 146 pages, color and black & white photographs throughout, Softcover, wraps, English

"The Annual for the Traditional Hot Rod & Custom!" Profusely illustrated with color and black & white photographs throughout. This book is...

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Don Montgomery, Montgomery, Don, Inscribed by the autho, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Don Montgomery, Fallbrook, CA, 1989, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 160 pages, black & white photographs, Hardcover, boards, English

Inscribed by the author: "To Dave Stevens / Another Blast From The Past / Don Montgomery / 8-15-89" From the front flap: The pupose of this...

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Near Fine (light shelfwear), Glittering Images, Florence, 1986, 1st, 13 inches, 9.5 inches, 64 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, French wraps

Subtitled: "Revue d'images et visions." An oversize magazine from Glittering Images on good girl art and comics. Some nudity. Comics by Saudelli,...

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Mickey Cohen, Cohen, Mickey, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, Englewood Cliffs, Prentice-Hall, Inc., 1975, 1st, 0135808529, 9.25 inches, 6.25 inches, 264 pages, black & white photographs, Hardcover, boards, English

A look inside the life of gangster Mickey Cohen. From the dustjacket flap: In the 1940s and 50s, Mickey Cohen was one of America's most flamboyant...

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Max Allan Collins, Collins, Max Allan, Inscribed by the author, Near Fine/Near Fine (light bump to one corner otherwise Fine), St. Martin Press, New York, 1988, 1st, 8.5 inches, 6 inches, 275 pages, Hardcover, cloth, English

Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper: "To Dave Stevens-- With admiration. M.A.C. 1989" AND signed by the author on the title...

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Ben Sonder, Sonder, Ben, Fine in Fine dustjacket, New York, Todtri Productions Limited, 1997, 1st, 9781577170679, 1577170679, 13.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 72 pages, 82 color photographs, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Dave most famously drew a parrot on his cover to Sheena, Queen of the Jungle. Is this his reference? Parrots of the world complete with 82 full color...

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Mamie Van Doren, Van Doren, Mamie, Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper: "To Dave, Mamie Van Doren XXX", Fine/Fine, Putnam, New York, 1987, 1st, 8.5 inches, 6 inches, 280 pages, black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth spine, English

Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper: "To Dave, Mamie Van Doren XXX" This book is from the estate of Dave Stevens...

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Near Fine, Popular Mechanics Co., Chicago, 1935, 1st, 9.5 inches, 7 inches, 1200+ pages, full-color, two-color, and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Vintage Popular Mechanics Magazines from 1935! Articles on developments in automobiles, aviation, boats, construction, farms, household, photography, radio...

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Near Fine, Popular Mechanics Co., Chicago, 1936, 1st, 9.5 inches, 7 inches, 1200+ pages, full-color, two-color, and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Vintage Popular Mechanics Magazines from 1936! Articles on developments in automobiles, aviation, boats, construction, farms, household, photography, radio...

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Near Fine, Popular Mechanics Co., Chicago, 1936, 1st, 9.5 inches, 7 inches, 1200+ pages, full-color, two-color, and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Vintage Popular Mechanics Magazines from 1936! Articles on developments in automobiles, aviation, boats, construction, farms, household, photography, radio...

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Near Fine, Popular Mechanics Co., Chicago, 1939, 1st, 9.5 inches, 7 inches, 1200+ pages, full-color, two-color, and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Vintage Popular Mechanics Magazines from 1939! Articles on developments in automobiles, aviation, boats, construction, farms, household, photography, radio...

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Near Fine, Popular Mechanics Co., Chicago, 1942, 1st, 9.5 inches, 7 inches, 1200+ pages, full-color, two-color, and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Vintage Popular Mechanics Magazines from 1942! Articles on developments in automobiles, aviation, boats, construction, farms, household, photography, radio...

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Carol Belanger Grafton, Grafton, Carol Belanger, Near Fine, New York, Dover Publications, Inc., 1986, 9780486252193, 0486252191, 11 inches, 8.25 inches, 32 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

40 black and white ready to use art nouveau borders. This book is from the estate of Dave Steven s (1955-2008) artist and creator of The Rocketeer ....

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John Gilmore, Gilmore, John, Near Fine, Los Angeles, Zanja Press, 1994, 1st, 0938331035, 8.25 inches, 5.25 inches, 237 pages, 32 pages of black & white photographs, Softcover, wraps, English

From the back cover: The Black Dahlia murder hit post-War Los Angeles like a bombshell. This is the first true-crime book published on the strangest...

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Cathy Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Fenner, Arnie Fenner, Cathy, Near Fine (mild shelf wear), Nevada City, Underwood Books, 2004, 1st, 9781887424820, 1887424822, 12 inches, 9 inches, 208 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Dave flagged seven pages with Post-It Notes. We have left these in. Are you curious whose work he flagged? This book is from the estate of Dave...

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Near Fine, ItsOnlyRocknRoll.com, Huntington, 2003, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 160 pages, Over 300 color photographs, Softcover, wraps, English

A fully illustrated auction catalog featuring 326 lots of Beatles memorabilia. Multiple lots feature Elvis Presley , Bob Dylan , Rolling Stones , Led...

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Jimmy Starr, Starr, Jimmy, Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper: "To Florence, With Best Wishes, Jimmy Starr. May 4, 1944", Near Fine, Murray & Gee, Inc, Hollywood, 1944, 2nd, 8.5 inches, 6 inches, 254 pages, Hardcover, cloth, English

A Hollywood murder mystery by the famous film columnist. This book is from the estate of Dave Stevens (1955-2008) artist and creator of The Rocketeer.

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Warren Beath, Beath, Warren, Near Fine, New York, Grove Press, 1986, 2nd, 9780802131430, 9.25 inches, 6 inches, 206 pages, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: A look into the final hours of Dean's life that led up to his fateful crash on September 30, 1955. Just before sunset on September...

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Caleb Carr, Carr, Caleb, Very Fine/Very Fine, New York, Carroll & Graf Publishers, 2005, 1st, 0786715480, 8.5 inches, 5.75 inches, 266 pages, Hardcover, boards, English

A thrilling Sherlock Holmes adventure by Caleb Carr commissioned by the estate of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. From the publisher: Sherlock Holmes and...

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Michael Dibdin, Dibdin, Michael, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, New York, Pantheon Books, 1978, 1st, 0394500652, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 192 pages, Hardcover, cloth, English

"For fifty years after Dr Watson's death, a packet of papers, written by the doctor himself, lay hidden in a locked box. The papers contained an...

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Col. Bailey C. Hanes, Hanes, Col. Bailey C., Fine, Howell Book House, New York, 1991, 2nd, 9.25 inches, 6.5 inches, xii, 244 pages, black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Gift inscribed: "To Dave, In memory of the greats-- Boris... Jason... & Maxie. Dennis & Kevin Provost 5/21/94". A guide to...

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Hilton Timothy, Timothy, Hilton, Near Fine, Thames and Hudson, New York, 1993, 0500201021, 8.5 inches, 5.75 inches, 216 pages, 178 color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

The works of the Pre-Raphaelites discussed and illustrated with 178 color and black and white illustrations. This book is from the estate of Dave...

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Carol Belanger Grafton, Grafton, Carol Belanger, Fine, New York, Dover Publications, Inc., 1980, 9780486240015, 0486240010, 11.25 inches, 8.25 inches, 144 pages, 577 black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

From the back cover: Ornament is the essence of Art Nouveau. Throughout their two decades of dominance, Art Nouveau artists concentrated on the...

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Gerald Martinez, Diana Martinez, Andres Chavez, Martinez, Diana Martinez, Andres Chavez, Gerald, Inscribed by co-author Gerald Martine, Fine, New York, Hyperion/Miramax Books, 1998, 1st, 9780786883776, 0786883774, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 208 pages, color photographs and illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Inscribed by co-author Gerald Martinez: "To Dave, Don't let 'The Man' get you down! Jerry Martinez" From "Superfly" to "Shaft", from "Foxy Brown"...

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