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Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Summer Clearance Sale, Artist Editions, Signed Books, Free Books!

Summer Clearance Sale!

 
This is quite the special sale. Everything here has just been reduced in price—if it was already on sale, I still reduced it more. I’ve included an exceptional list of Artist’s and Gallery Editions, the most we’ve ever discounted at one time. Next is an expansive list of signed and limited books, including several exclusives with our own extra-illustrated bookplates.
 

FREE STUFF: Click here to see freebies available from Free Comic Book Day: Zorro, First Kingdom, and Elfquest. And I’ve just added Horror on the Beach: A Cthulhu Tale, and two Mature Readers mini-Elmer Batters books from Taschen. With a limit of one copy per item ordered, take as many different ones as you like—every one, if you like--as long as you place ANY size order from this Summer Sale.

Thanks for your support! –Bud

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Artist Editions

 
JOHN ROMITA'S AMAZING SPIDER-MAN Artifact Edition
Collects #39-53. Recommended. By Stan Lee. Art by John Romita. This is it, the John Romita Spider-Man book fans have been waiting for. Nearly 200 pages of prime material from his very earliest days on the title, and every single one is scanned from the original art! This over-sized (it's as big as the recent STERANKO Artist's Edition) Artifact Edition showcases the absolute peak of Romita's tenure on Amazing Spider-Man from his first 15 issues. IDW, 2015...More.

Item Code: JRASAEH
Soft Cover, 15x22, 200pg, Full Color
$175.00 $110.00

 
CHRIS SAMNEE'S DAREDEVIL Artist's Edition
By Mark Waid. IDW Publishing launched the very first Artist's Edition in 2010. It was a bold concept that to date has garnered five consecutive Eisner Awards in the category of Best Archival Project. With the release of Chris Samnee's Daredevil Artist's Edition, IDW continues to stay ahead of the pack by featuring not one, not two, but THREE versions of Samnee's gorgeous original art in this TWO book set. First, a hardcover featuring Daredevil #23-27 complete. Second a horizontal softcover printing all Mark Waid's scripts with Samnee's thumbnail breakdowns ON the script pages themselves. IDW, 2016...More.

Item Code: CSDAEH
Hard Cover - No Dustjacket, 12x17, 220pg, b&w
$150.00 $110.00

 
DAVE GIBBONS WATCHMEN Artifact Edition
Highly Recommended. By Alan Moore. Art by Dave Gibbons. Watchmen has been called the greatest graphic novel of all time: a graphic narrative unlike anything that preceded it. It revitalized the idea of what comic art and graphic novels could be. It is the one book that nearly all comics readers know inside and out...or so you thought! Now, with the full assistance and cooperation of Dave Gibbons, comes Dave Gibbons' Watchmen: Artifact Edition, crammed full of high resolution scans shot directly from Gibbons' original art. IDW, 2014...More.

Item Code: DGWAEH
Hard Cover - No Dustjacket, 12x17, 144pg, b&w
$125.00 $60.00

 
DEADMAN KELLEY JONES Gallery Edition
Artwork from Deadman: Love After Death #1-2 and Deadman: Exorcism #1-2. Recommended. By Mike Baron. The unmistakable art of Kelley Jones on two gothic thrillers with surprisingly adult themes and some nudity! This Smythe-sewn hardcover edition is sourced from the original boards and showcases the boldly dramatic line art that established Jones' creative style prior to his work on Batman and other DC characters. Written by Mike Baron and first published in 1989 and 1992, starring the same Deadman that Carmine Infantino and Neal Adams first made famous. Kelley made him even darker, even more baroque and bizarre. DC, 2017...More.

Item Code: DEAKJH
Hard Cover - No Dustjacket, 12x17, 228pg, b&w
$125.00 $99.00

 
USAGI YOJIMBO SAMURAI Gallery Edition
By Stan Sakai. Stan's first Gallery Edition. Look over Sakai's shoulder at his original artwork, reproduced at full size and in living color (which gets all the nuances, since it IS black & white). Includes art from the earliest stories of the rabbit ronin, including the very first tale, the complete origin tale, and more from the Fantagraphics and Mirage years! Includes extra, never-before-seen art and a new introduction by Sakai! Dark Horse, 2015...More.

Item Code: USYGH
Hard Cover, 12x17, 268pg, Full Color
$125.00 $60.00

 
GRAHAM INGELS EC STORIES Artist's Edition
Ingel's Best Stories! Highly Recommended. 17 complete stories, including the Picto-Fiction "The Basket." 13 Haunt of Fearcovers, from #11-26; five special splash pages. All scanned in full color and in the old enormous size, twice up from the final reproduction. This is it, THE collection for Ingels fans. It is mightily impressive! EC's most acclaimed horror artist was Ingels, who influenced and inspired several generations of artists, including Bernie Wrightson. IDW, 2016...More.

Item Code: GIAEH
Hard Cover, 15x22, 168pg, b&w
$150.00 $110.00

 
GIRL POWER AMANDA CONNER Gallery Edition
By Justin Gray et al. Art by Amanda Conner. Amanda Conner's amazing artwork, showcasing some of DC's most iconic female characters, is collected together for the first time in this large, deluxe format. Sourced from the original art, this collection reflects the diversity and power of Conner's style. High-resolution scans of Amanda's art boards for Power Girl #1, 7, 8 and 9, DC's Wednesday Comics Supergirl feature and the complete Before Watchman: Silk Spectre saga, as well as an assortment of cover art from these series. DC, 2016...More.

Item Code: GPACGH
Hard Cover - No Dustjacket, 12x17, 248pg, Full Color
$125.00 $89.00

 

Signed & Limited

 
LITTLE NEMO Return To Slumberland Deluxe Oversized Signed
Signed bookplate by Eric Shanower! Highly Recommended. By Eric Shanower. Art by Gabriel Rodriguez. The Eisner Award-winning tale is re-presented in a glorious deluxe, oversized package with 36 additional pages of bonus material and a bookplate signed by writer Eric Shanower. This striking, all-ages collection includes the original four-issue series, plus never-before-seen artwork, preliminary work, pencilled pages and more, plus a detailed look at the process employed by Shanower, Rodriguez, and their editors to reinvent a celebrated property! Beautifully drawn, in the best Nemo tradition. IDW, 2016...More.

Item Code: LNRHDS
Hard Cover - No Dustjacket, 8x12, 156pg, Full Color
$39.99 $19.99

 
GOLIATH Signed
Signed & numbered, 175, variant cover. By Michael Friedlander. Art by Michael Ploog. Signed by both creators on a special illustrated page. An oversized, 88-page richly-painted storybook for all ages. The small prehistoric family, the Ty clan, face incredible dangers every day. Now they must embark upon an epic journey to discover a new land. Their strength and determination comes from their belief in magnificent stories, passed down through the generations, that speak of giant Guardians that protect and watch over them. Is that Goliath, the ape-creature? Fully painted on every page in bold, bright watercolor. FPG, 2016...More.

Item Code: GOLSD
Hard Cover - No Dustjacket, 12x12, 84pg, Full Color
$175.00 $105.00

 
LUIS ROYO DEAD MOON EPILOGUE Signed
With DVD, print and signed bookplate! Recommended. Luis Royo revisits the world of Dead Moon with Epilogue. His ambitious story puts a science-fiction spin on the tale of Romeo & Juliet, casting it not in terms of a war between families, but rather as a war between genders. This ambitious epilogue focuses on the origins of the characters, Moon and Mars, and their tortured and passionate relationship, leading to a trail of death left in their wake. Heavy Metal, 2014. Mature Readers...More.

Item Code: LUIH
Hard Cover - No Dustjacket, 8x10, 196pg, Full Color
$29.95 $14.95

 
JACKY'S DIARY Signed
Signed & inscribed bookplate! 1959-60. Highly Recommended. By Jacky Mendelsohn. Foreword by Mort Walker. The complete run of the hysterically funny and whimsical strip by Jack Mendelsohn, of life from a nine-year-old's point of view--and art to match. Jack moved on and was soon writing for Carol Burnett, Bill Cosby, Mad magazine, and the Beatles movie Yellow Submarine! Includes a fascinating behind-the-scenes intro by Jack, a heartfelt foreword by Beetle Bailey's Mort Walker and by Mama's Mel Lazarus. Each bookplate is not only signed but personally inscribed. IDW, 2013...More.

Item Code: JACDHS
Hard Cover - No Dustjacket, 12x9, 192pg, Full Color
$39.99 $19.99

 
PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Deluxe Signed
Signed & numbered, 413! Recommended. By Gaston Leroux. Art by Anne Bachelier. "The Phantom of the Opera" is the quintessential Gothic tale. Once again, Anne Bachelier's beautifully vivid artwork illuminates a classic story as never before imagined, accompanied by snippets of the story (the complete novel is not included). Oversized, super deluxe edition bound in black leather and in a velvet-like slipcase. CFM, 2009...More.

Item Code: PHOPD
Hard Cover - No Dustjacket, 11x15, 158pg, Text/Full Color
$300.00 $50.00

 
COMPLETE WIMMEN'S COMIX Signed & Remarqued by Carol Tyler
Limited to 10. Signed & remarqued bookplate by Carol Tyler! Editing and introduction by Trina Robbins. Two-volume, slipcased set. In the late '60s, underground comix changed the way comics readers saw the medium--but there was an important pronoun missing from the revolution. In 1972, ten women cartoonists got together in San Francisco to rectify the situation and produce the first and longest-lasting all-woman comics anthology, Wimmen's Comix. Fantagraphics, 2015. Out of Print. Adult Material...More.

Item Code: COWCSC
Hard Cover, 8x10, 728pg, b&w
$150.00 $90.00

 
USAGI YOJIMBO SAGA Volume 2 Deluxe Signed
Signed & limited, 1,500, with a sketch. Recommended. By Stan Sakai. A massive new limited edition omnibus volume. With a special color-illustrated portrait on the limitation page, signed and with an original sketch in each copy. This collects Usagi Yojimbo Book 11: Seasons, Usagi Yojimbo Book 12: Grasscutter, and Usagi Yojimbo Book 13: Grey Shadows. Dark Horse, 2015. Out of Print....More.

Item Code: UYS02D
Hard Cover - No Dustjacket, 7x10, 670pg, Partial Color
$79.99 $20.00

 
USAGI YOJIMBO SAGA Volume 3 Deluxe Signed
Signed & limited, 1,500, with a sketch. Collects #31-52 + more. Recommended. By Stan Sakai. This new volume in the definitive compilations showcases Sakai's epic series at its best! Usagi faces a terrifying new foe who wears a demon mask; the Eisner-winning "Grasscutter" storyline receives a sequel, "Return to Atsuta Shrine;" pickpocket Kitsune's history is revealed; fan-favorite character Sasuké the Demon Queller makes his debut; and a beloved ally long thought dead returns! Stan adds a small pen & ink drawing and signature on a special, full color bookplate. Dark Horse, 2015...More.

Item Code: UYS03D
Hard Cover - No Dustjacket, 7x10, 616pg, Partial Color
$79.99 $25.00

 

Archives, Graphic Novels, Illustrated Books

 
BROK WINDSOR 1944-1946
Highly Recommended. By Jon Stables. Edited by Hope Nicholson. One of the best-drawn Canadian comic features ever, collected in its entirety from 1944-46. Innovative and superbly drawn, with sci-fi elements and a sexy good-girl companion. Plus a lost story by Stables, newly drawn by Scott Changler. And: 25 contemporary artists contribute pin-up pages, including John K. Snyder III, Ronn Sutton, Yanick Paquette, and Leonard Kirk. Bedside, 2015. Out of Print....More.

Item Code: BROKH
Hard Cover - No Dustjacket, 7x9, 260pg, Partial Color
$24.95 $14.95

 
DISNEY ALICE IN WONDERLAND MANGA
Special Collector's Manga. By Jun Abe. Manga publishing pioneer TOKYOPOP is back ... bringing readers a delightfully different adaptation based on Walt Disney's and Tim Burton's "Alice in Wonderland," a retelling of the film in manga style. This isn't your traditional Alice, she's swinging a sword and meeting some rather more nasty creatures than we remember from the classic book. Hardcover with exclusive bonus features and illustrations from renowned artist Jun Abe!   Tokyopop, 2016...More.

Item Code: DIALH
Hard Cover - No Dustjacket, 6x8, 352pg, b&w
$19.99 $11.99

 
CAGES (Second Edition)
By Dave McKean. Best known for his collaborations with Neil Gaiman, Dave McKean defied expectations with his debut as writer and artist in CAGES, winner of multiple awards for Best Graphic Album. Filled with complex characters, intriguing flights of fancy and all the quirky visuals you'd expect from the director of MirrorMask (Sony, 2005), CAGES is McKean's magnum opus. It chronicles the intersecting lives of a painter, a writer and a musician living in the same apartment building, a rumination on art, God, cats and the cages we build for ourselves. Dark Horse, 2016...More.

Item Code: CGES
Soft Cover, 9x11, 504pg, Two Color
$29.99 $19.99

 
LITTLE NEMO Dream Another Dream
Our Highest Recommendation. By Bill Sienkiewicz, Charles Vess, P. Craig Russell, David Mack et al. Many of the world's finest cartoonists pay tribute to the master and his masterpiece by creating 118 entirely new Little Nemo strips. All full Sunday page size! Contributors also include Paul Pope, J.H. Williams III, Carla Speed McNeil, Peter Bagge, Dean Haspiel, Farel Dalrymple, Marc Hempel, Nate Powell, Jeremy Bastian, Jim Rugg, Ron Wimberly, Scott Morse, David Petersen, J.G. Jones, Mike Allred, Dean Motter, Yuko Shimizu, Roger Langridge, Craig Thompson, and Mark Buckingham, among many others. Locust Moon, 2014...More.

Item Code: LNDRH
Hard Cover, 16x21, 144pg, Full Color
$124.99 $69.00

 
SUPERMAN The Silver Age Dailies Volume 2
1961-63. Highly Recommended. By Jerry Siegel. Art by Curt Swan, Wayne Boring and Stan Kay. The second volume of the Superman Silver Age daily newspaper strips presents the never-before reprinted stories from August 1961 through November 1963. Wayne Boring and Stan Kaye provide the artwork, and once again, Superman co-creator Jerry Siegel scripts adaptations of stories that first appeared in comic books. IDW, 2014...More.

Item Code: SUS02H
Hard Cover, 11x9, 344pg, b&w
$49.99 $19.99

 
SUPERMAN The Silver Age Dailies Volume 1
1959-61. Recommended. By Jerry Siegel. Art by Curt Swan, Wayne Boring and Stan Kay. "Better than an imaginary story--it's like discovering an entire alternate universe of famous Silver Age comic book stories by Jerry Siegel, Swan, Kaye and Boring. These are versions that most Superman fans have never seen--taking place on what may be considered a brand new world--Earth-N for Newspapers!" -Dean Mullaney, series editor. IDW, 2013...More.

Item Code: SUS01H
Hard Cover, 11x9, 258pg, b&w
$49.99 $19.99

 
MARVEL DOCTOR STRANGE Prelude
Recommended. By Brian K. Vaughan, Jason Aaron, Stan Lee, Steve Englehart. Art by Marcos Martin, Chris Bachalo, Steve Ditko, and Frank Brunner. Ahead of the Master of the Mystic Arts' major motion picture, meet the cinematic Stephen Strange -- the man who will one day be Earth's Sorcerer Supreme -- in this prelude adventure! Plus, magical stories from Doctor Strange's comic book history, from his 1963 origin (by Steve Ditko, and a second story from Strange Tales #115) to his adventures in the modern Marvel era! Marvel, 2016...More.

Item Code: MDSP
Soft Cover, 7x10, 152pg, Full Color
$16.99 $9.99

 
MARVEL MASTERWORKS BLACK PANTHER Volume 2
Recommended. By Jack Kirby, Jim Shooter, and Chris Claremont. Art by Jerry Bingham, Kirby and John Byrne. Collects: Black Panther (1977) #1-15; Marvel Premiere (1972) #51-53 and material from Marvel Team-Up (1972) #100. Jack "King" Kirby returns to the character he made history, beginning in the pages of The Fantastic Four. Here is his complete Black Panther series and its never-before-reprinted conclusion in one volume! Kirby's limitless imagination unfurls before you as T'Challa unlocks the secret of King Solomon's frog, encounters alien races, battles eternal samurai warriors and much, much more. Marvel, 2016...More.

Item Code: MMBP02H
Hard Cover, 7x10, 352pg, Full Color
$75.00 $44.95

 
MARVEL MASTERWORKS Daredevil Volume 10
Collects Daredevil #97-107, Avengers #111, 1973-74. By Gerry Conway & Steve Gerber. Art by Gene Colan, Tom Palmer, Don Heck. Steve Gerber debuts, Gene Colan's amazing run concludes and Marvel's gritty Man Without Fear reaches his centennial issue! Now operating out of San Francisco, Daredevil continues his partnership with the Black Widow as they confront villains as weird as Haight-Ashbury, like The Dark Messiah and Angar the Screamer. Marvel, 2016...More.

Item Code: MMDA10H
Hard Cover, 7x10, 264pg, Full Color
$75.00 $45.00

 
MARVEL MASTERWORKS Incredible Hulk Volume 10
Collects #171-183, 1983-84. By Len Wein, Roy Thomas, Gerry Conway et al. Art by Herb Trimpe. The first appearance of Wolverine (in #181)--now one of the most valuable comics of the Bronze Age! And it's right here, along with rough character studies by Romita! The Abomination, Juggernaut and Rhino are just the first in a murderer's row of earth-shaking enemies. Then, a battle with the Cobalt Man will send Hulk raging to Attilan, home of the Inhumans! To save their hidden city, they launch Hulk into deep space - but a mean green course correction lands Hulk on Counter-Earth! Introductions by both Roy Thomas and Len Wein, both newly written for this. Marvel, 2016...More.

Item Code: MMI10H
Hard Cover, 7x10, 272pg, Full Color
$75.00 $45.00

 
S.H.I.E.L.D. The Complete Collection Omnibus
Highly Recommended. By Stan Lee, Jack Kirby and Jim Steranko, with John Severin. Alex Ross cover. In a single complete volume, one of Marvel's most innovative series. Tony Stark and a council of global powers tap Nick Fury to protect the U.S. from Hydra, A.I.M., Baron Strucker and the Yellow Claw. The greatest team in comics, Lee & Kirby, dive into the James Bond world--in the mighty Marvel manner. They set the tone, but when Jim Steranko took over, he rewrote the entire rulebook. Marvel, 2015. Out of Print....More.

Item Code: SHCCOHR
Hard Cover, 7x11, 960pg, Full Color
$99.99 $59.00

 
WE TOLD YOU SO Comics As Art
An Oral History of Fanatagraphics Books. Recommended. By Michael Dean and Tom Spurgeon. In 1976, a group of young men and women coalesced around a fledgling magazine and the idea that comics could be art. In 2016, comics intended for an adult readership are reviewed favorably in the New York Times, enjoy panels devoted to them at Book Expo America, and sell in bookstores comparable to prose books. This impressive 696-page volume tells of Fantagraphics Books key role in helping build, shape and define an art movement--comic book art. They do it here in the way insiders share stories with one another: in anecdotal form, in the words of the people who lived it and saw it happen. Fantagraphics, 2016...More.

Item Code: WETYH
Hard Cover, 8x10, 696pg, Full Color
$49.99 $29.99

 
TALES OF THE PECULIAR
With ten amazing woodcut scenes. Highly Recommended. By Ransom Riggs. Art by Andrew Davidson.

Wealthy cannibals who dine on the discarded limbs of peculiars. A fork-tongued princess. The woman who befriended ghosts. Just three among ten truly brilliant stories—fairy tales of the "peculiar" world and clues to the locations of time loops—first introduced by Ransom Riggs in his #1 bestselling Miss Peregrine s Peculiar Children series. Stunning illustrations from world-renowned woodcut artist Andrew Davidson. I fell in love with this, for both stories and art. Reminds me of Neil Gaiman's Coraline, dark and always unexpected twists and turns-Bud

Dutton, 2016...More.

Item Code: TALPH
Hard Cover - No Dustjacket, 6x9, 170pg, Text/b&w
$24.99 $14.99

 
WALT AND SKEEZIX Volume 6 1931-1932
Highly Recommended. By Frank King. The Gasoline Alley gang enters a new decade with this volume: Skeezix moves from childhood to early adolescence and the high spirits of the 1920s give way to the Great Depression of the 1930s. Walt and Phyllis Wallet travel to England, an extended tour that echoes the real-life journey taken by the cartoonist Frank King and his family in the late 1920s. While his parents are away, Skeezix tries to solve the mystery of an arsonist. Drawn & Quarterly, 2015...More.

Item Code: WA06H
Hard Cover, 10x7, 400pg, b&w
$44.95 $24.95

 
THE ESSENTIAL CALVIN & HOBBES
Our Highest Recommendation. By Bill Watterson. Beginning with the day Hobbes sprang into Calvin's tuna fish trap, this new issue of the very first hardcover collects the first two Calvin and Hobbes collections, Calvin and Hobbes and Something Under The Bed is Drooling. Includes dailies and color Sundays, plus an original full-color 16-page story! Andrews McMeel, 2015. Out of Print....More.

Item Code: ECSH
Hard Cover - No Dustjacket, 9x11, 256pg, Full Color
$29.99 $12.99

 
THE AUTHORITATIVE CALVIN & HOBBES
Our Highest Recommendation. By Bill Watterson. The second Calvin compilation. This is the large-format treasury of the cartoons from Yukon Ho and Weirdos from Another Planet! (including full-color Sunday cartoons) plus a full-color original story unique to this collection. Andrews McMeel, 2015. Out of Print....More.

Item Code: AUTCH
Hard Cover - No Dustjacket, 9x11, 256pg, Full Color
$29.99 $12.99

 
THE INDISPENSABLE CALVIN & HOBBES
By Bill Watterson. Calvin, the six-year-old dirty tricksmeister and master of indignation and his warm, cuddly philosopher sidekick and Hobbes, a tiger whose idea of adventure is to lie on his back by the fire and have his stomach rubbed. Andrews McMeel, 2015. Out of Print....More.

Item Code: INDCH
Hard Cover - No Dustjacket, 9x11, 256pg, Full Color
$29.99 $12.99

 
CIVIL WAR ADVENTURE Volume 2
By Chuck Dixon and Gary Kwapisz. Strategize with young General George Custer as he matches wits with the Confederate commander known as the Gray Ghost, ride with General Jackson and the Stonewall Brigade into enemy territory, and join a newly formed regiment of African-American soldiers as they assemble for their first battle. These and five other explosive tales of courage and sacrifice. Collected from a 2001 series published only in a limited edition, plus an entirely new story. Dover, 2016...More.

Item Code: CIVW02
Soft Cover, 6x9, 158pg, b&w
$12.95 $7.95

 
DOC SAVAGE #14 (James Bama Cover)
The Man of Bronze & The Land of Terror. Highly Recommended. By Lester Dent. The FIRST TWO Doc Savage Stories! The mysterious death of Doc's father takes Doc to Central America and a lost Mayan empire in his very first adventure. Can he defeat the Feathered Serpent and the Red Death to free King Chaac and the beautiful Princess Monja? In his second novel, Doc trails the murderous master villain Kari to prehistoric Thunder Island. Both are from 1933. Sanctum, 2008...More.

Item Code: DC14B
Soft Cover, 7x10, 144pg, Text/b&w
$12.95 $4.95

 
DOC SAVAGE #10
Dust of Death & The Stone Man. Recommended. By Lester Dent and Harold Davis. Doc, Monk and Ham intervene in an Amazon jungle border war in "Dust of Death" while in "The Stone Man" they discover a lost race in Arizona. The Man of Bronze comes out swinging in these two pulp classics. incorporating never-before-published text from the original manuscripts. Sanctum, 2007...More.

Item Code: DC10
Soft Cover, 7x10, 128pg, Text/b&w
$12.95 $4.95

 
SHADOW Master Series Volume 2
Collects The Shadow (1987 series) #7-13. Recommended. By Andy Helfer, Marshall Rogers and Kyle Baker. Throughout the decades, The Shadow has served as a timeless agent of justice, bringing death and disaster to tyrants and criminals alike. During the decadent 1980s, this mysterious Master of Men faces perhaps his deadliest opponents yet: the Seven Deadly Finns, a crime family gripping New York City in a stranglehold. When The Shadow's network applies pressure to their vast operations, the Finn brothers push back, enlisting serial killers and terrorists into their ranks. Dynamite, 2014...More.

Item Code: SHM02
Soft Cover, 7x10, 196pg, Full Color
$24.99 $10.00

 
DR. SEUSS THE CAT BEHIND THE HAT Collector's Edition
The Art of Dr. Seuss. Recommended. By Caroline M. Smith. Now at an incredible low price, thanks to a special purchase we made of the publisher's last remaining copies! This exquisitely produced collector's edition includes four exclusive lithographs along with a specially cloth-bound edition of The Cat Behind the Hat, a beautifully illustrated book that redefines Dr. Seuss as an iconic American artist. Quite large and oversized, this also includes a rolled-up larger print! This is a comprehensive look at the breadth of art that Theodor Geisel created over his lifetime, much of it never before seen: go behind the public persona into the fantastic works he created for his own enjoyment. Chase LLC, 2013. Out of Print.. Note: Imperfect clamshell case....More.

Item Code: DRSCD
Hard Cover - No Dustjacket, 18x16, 320pg, Full Color
$300.00 $75.00

 
GOLD KEY ALLIANCE Volume 1
Collects #1-5. By Phil Hester. Art by Brent Peeples. Turok, Dinosaur Hunter. Magnus, Robot Fighter. Solar, Man of the Atom. The Mighty Samson. The legendary heroes of 1960s Gold Key and the 1980s Valiant titles are back, only this time they all share the same time and the same world -- ours! And Doctor Slar is a woman?!! Each wrestles with the perils of the twenty-first century, but a greater evil is approaching, one that will unify the legendary champions in a struggle destined to change each forever. Dynamite, 2016...More.

Item Code: GKA01
Soft Cover, 7x10, 120pg, Full Color
$19.99 $11.99

 
FRANK E SCHOONOVER Catalogue Raisonne
Recommended. By John. R. Schoonover, Louise Schoonover Smith with LeeAnn Dean. Frank E. Schoonover (1877-1972) is recognized as one of the foremost illustrators of his time. His prolific contribution to American illustration spanned more than 40 years and included over 2200 illustrations. His work appeared in the popular periodicals in the first half of the twentieth century, including Harpers, Scribner's, Saturday Evening Post, American Boy, Country Gentleman, and Colliers, as well as in over 150 books, particularly children's classics and contemporary fiction by such authors as Jack London, Edgar Rice Burroughs, Clarence Mulford, and Zane Grey. His iconic images of Hopalong Cassidy, Blackbeard, Jean LaFitte, Jim Bridger, Robinson Crusoe, Hans Brinker, Gulliver, Abraham Lincoln, George Washington, and Joan of Arc remain a testimony of his creative, artistic ability. Oak Knoll, 2009...More.

Item Code: FAKH
Hard Cover, 9x13, 1244pg, Full Color
$195.00 $125.00

 
PATSY WALKER, A.K.A. HELLCAT! Volume 1 Hooked on a Feline
Collects #1-6. By Kate Leth. Art by Brittney Williams. An all-ages, animation style new heroine joins the Marvel family. Patsy Walker has managed to escape her past (as the long-running Marvel teen & romance title) and here is resurrected as a new young lady heroine. Between trying to make rent and dodging bullets, Patsy barely has time to deal with her mother's exploitative romance comics about Patsy's past resurfacing, much less how they start to interfere with her work and dating life. Manga-style last story. Marvel, 2016...More.

Item Code: PAW01
Soft Cover, 7x10, 136pg, Full Color
$17.99 $8.99

 
PEANUTS The Complete Peanuts 1 & 2 Slipcase Set 1950-1954
1950-54. Highly Recommended. By Charles M. Schulz. Introduction by Garrison Keillor and Walter Cronkite. A boxed set of the first and second volumes of the paperback edition of The Complete Peanuts. In a sturdy custom box designed especially for this set, it's the perfect gift book item. Volume 2 finds Schulz continuing to establish his tender and comic universe with a cast of eight: Charlie Brown, Shermy, Patty, Violet, Schroeder, Lucy, baby Linus, and Snoopy. Fantagraphics, 2014...More.

Item Code: CP01P
Soft Cover, 8x6, 612pg, b&w
$39.99 $15.00

 

Signed Convention Sketchbooks

 
GLENN FABRY Sketchbook 3 B&W Remarqued Edition
Limited 75! Includes an original, full page drawing. The very first sketchbook by Fabry we've handled, very sharp--and also already out of print. Supply is very limited. This comes from the U.K., with 100 illustrations--half in full color and fully finished. Many unseen Preacher, Hellblazer, and Batman paintings straight out of Glenn's personal collection. Berserker, 2015. Out of Print. Mature Readers...More.

Item Code: GFS03B
Soft Cover, 7x10, 64pg, Full Color
$75.00 $35.00

 
BILL SIENKIEWICZ 2015 Sketchbook Signed
Recommended. Squarebound, with color back cover and on both inside covers. The Predator, superhero character studies, a retro Batman, a winged fairy warrior, a portrait of artist Joe Kubert, Mad Max, the Yellow Kid, black musicians...innovative, exciting character studies. Bill Sienkiewicz, 2015. Out of Print....More.

Item Code: BS15S
Soft Cover, 8.5x11, 32pg, Partial Color
$20.00 $12.00

 
BILL SIENKIEWICZ 2013 Sketchbook Signed
Recommended. By Bill Sienkiewicz. It has been far too long since we've had the privilege to offer you work by this important, ground-breaking illustrator. This handsome new sketchbook offers fine, stylish drawings of The Shadow (two pieces, one in full color), Conan (with Neal Adams), Swamp Thing, Jimmy Hendrix, Sherlock Holmes, several experimental strips, Black Widow, an impressionist nude in full color, a great Batman cover also in color, and much more. Bill Sienkiewicz, 2013. Out of Print....More.

Item Code: BS13S
Soft Cover, 9x11, 32pg, b&w
$25.00 $15.00

 
WILLIAM STOUT 50 CONVENTION SKETCHES #4 Signed
Warehouse find. Signed & numbered, 950! Highly Recommended. This collects fifty of Stout's favorite comic book convention sketches. Dinosaurs, women, ERB characters and barbarians. Printed on beautiful recycled paper. Bill only has a few left and is asking $75 for this on his site. Ours are slightly bumped at the spine top and bottom, but are otherwise as-new. Several topless fantasy ladies, mermaids and ERB heroines. Terra Nova, 1995. Out of Print. Mature Readers. Note: Bumped corners....More.

Item Code: WSC04
Soft Cover, 8x11, 50pg, b&w
$20.00 $10.00

 
ALLEN WILLIAMS PERSONAL DEMONS 2016 Signed Sketchbook
Signed! A Sketchbook of Creatures and Demons Recommended. By Allen Williams.

Moody, mysterious, sensual, and evocative: surreal fantasy monsters, horned but beautiful women, nudes, skeletons, amazing costume work. You can see why the renowned Wayne Barlowe highly regards Williams--both are masters of creature creation. Gorgeous work consisting mainly of incredibly detailed pencil drawings (finished pieces in themselves) plus color paintings. Includes Satyrs, The Sentinel, Menoch, The Traveler, The Unforgiven, Dragons, Wyrmwood, Lovecraftian Studies. Minor nudity.

, 2016. Mature Readers...More.

Item Code: AWPD16S
Soft Cover, 6x9, 38pg, b&w
$20.00 $10.00

 
THE SKETCHBOOK OF PETER HAN 2014-2015 Signed
Signed with a sketch! By Peter Han. The first part of the book contains a very interesting character Peter has been developing, The Blacksmith. He's a burly samurai who battles evil creatures from Japanese mythology, a relentless force who's seemingly unstoppable. All of these drawings show moments in the path of his adventures. Next comes observational and imagination drawings, and a color section of sketches. Peter Han, 2015...More.

Item Code: SKPETS
Soft Cover, 9x10, 336pg, Partial Color
$60.00 $30.00

 

Art Books

 
J SCOTT CAMPBELL Time Capsule
1994-2004. Highly Recommended. By Richard Starkings. In 2004, Richard Starkings spent Election Day with fan favorite artist J. Scott Campbell talking about his first ten years in comics. Richly illustrated with black and white art from Campbell's files, the conversation covers Gen13, Danger Girl, Wildsiderz, and triggered his association with Spider-Man. 16-page color section. Image, 2015...More.

Item Code: JSCTH
Hard Cover, 7x10, 256pg, b&w
$49.99 $25.99

 
ART OF BIG DOG INK Volume 2
Comic-Con Exclusive, numbered from 500. By J. Scott Campbell et al. The follow-up to last summer's sold out first volume, this high quality, over-sized, glossy cover art book highlights the Aspen Comics imprint's good-girl artwork with work from Legend of Oz: The Wicked West, Penny for Your Soul, Ursa Minor, Shahrazad, Critter and more! Founded by Michael Turner and with a bonus piece here by J. Scott Campbell, this collects fully finished pieces starring the glamorous heroines that Big Dog is best known for--the studio also provides artwork for many Zenescope series. Aspen MLT, 2016...More.

Item Code: ARBD02
Soft Cover, 8x12, 48pg, Full Color
$24.99 $14.99

 
STAN LEE MARVEL Treasury Edition
Huge 11x16 in slipcase. Recommended. By Stan Lee, Tom Defalco et al. Art by Jack Kirby, Joe Maneely, Stan Goldberg, Barry Windsor-Smith. Face Front, True Believers, and treasure this super-sized celebration of milestones in the career of Stan Lee! More than 70 years of stories, featuring dozens of Lee's beloved co-creations--including Spider-Man, Iron Man, the Hulk, the Avengers, Daredevil and Nick Fury--all in his signature style! Plus Golden Age Capt. America and The Black Knight, These astonishing tales of suspense, horror, fantasy, romance, comedy, cowboys, super heroics and more prove beyond doubt that Stan is "The Man!" All in a monstrously huge volume, with pages nearly twice normal size. Marvel, 2016...More.

Item Code: STMTEH
Hard Cover - No Dustjacket, 11x16, 816pg, Full Color
$200.00 $99.00

 
ROUGH JUSTICE The DC Comics Sketches of Alex Ross
Highly Recommended. Edited by Chip Kidd. Alex Ross opens his private sketchbooks to reveal his astonishing pencil and ink drawings of DC Comics characters, nearly all of them appearing in print here for the first time in paperback. Fans from around the world have thrilled to Alex's fully rendered photo-realistic paintings--we certainly have. But all of those works start as pencil on paper, and the origins of the finished images are rarely seen--until now. Pantheon, 2012. Out of Print....More.

Item Code: ROUH
Soft Cover, 8x11, 224pg, Partial Color
$24.95 $10.00

 
SCIENCE FICTION FANTASY WORLD OF TIM WHITE
Warehouse find, 1992. This collection of paintings covers all aspects of the artist's work, from commissioned book covers and record sleeves to uncompromising exhibition material--all sci-fi and fantasy work. Beautifully detailed and colorful--a striking combination of creative imagination and realism. Paper Tiger, 1992. Out of Print.. Note: As new except the cover lamination has "wrinkled up" due to the binding process. Some bumps to corners and slight creasing....More.

Item Code: TIMWHITE
Soft Cover, 8x12, 144pg, Full Color
$21.95 $9.95

 
THE WORLD OF A WAYWARD COMIC BOOK ARTIST
Highly Recommended. By Sandy Plunkett, foreword by Michael WM Kaluta. A fascinating look at the creative processes of Sandy Plunkett. A self-taught illustrator and comic book artist, Plunkett came of age in New York City during the '60s and '70s and began drawing for Marvel Comics at eighteen. Throughout his career he has drawn for several other major publishers, including DC. Note: These have slight scuffing on the cover edges. Swallow, 2010. Out of Print....More.

Item Code: WOWC
Soft Cover, 7x10, 213pg, Partial Color
$19.95 $9.95

 
COMPLETE GRAPHICS OF EYVIND EARLE Volumes 1 & 2 Set
Limited, 4,000 and 9,999! Highly Recommended. At a special price, both limited edition art books covering the entire career of Earle. Volume 1 covers 1940 to 1990 with 150 superb plates. Volume 2 complements it with work from 1991 to 2000 and adding selected writings. The first volume celebrated his 75th birthday (published in 1991). Dazzling colors and infinite horizons, trees, lakes, and paradise-like scenes with a surreal twist of extraordinary detail and vivid color. Eyvind Earle, 2001. . Note: Due to a binding error over the entire print run, the jackets of Vol 1 are partially adhered to the cloth binding on all copies....More.

Item Code: EYVHP
Hard Cover, 10x13, 720pg, Full Color
$300.00 $175.00

 
MAKING GHOSTBUSTERS
Warehouse find, 1st edition, 1985. Recommended. Edited by Don Shay. The very first book about the making of the cult movie, now a highly collectible little gem. We just turned up a handful of copies, all new except for a bumped corner that occured in shipping. These sell for a small fortune online, starting around $150 for a well-worn copy, and jumping quickly to $250 for one in this condition, and $500 for nicer copies. We've priced these below the market to try and offer a reasonable deal if you've been looking for one. Written by the editor of Cinefex Magazine, with the complete screenplay, shooting script, annotated by the director, producers and writers, illustrated with 200 behind-the-scenes photographs and drawings. New York Zoetrope, 1985. . Note: These copies have bumped corners....More.

Item Code: MAGHB
Soft Cover, 8x11, 223pg, b&w
$125.00 $75.00

 
SHOW POSTERS THE ART AND PRACTICE OF MAKING GIG POSTERS
By Pat Jones & Ben Nunery. Design meets music in a one-of-a-kind tour! The two men behind Powerhouse Factories take you beyond album covers to reveal the art & design that drives today's biggest shows and festivals. Show Posters offers a visual timeline of the big players in the music industry, from The Black Keys and Passion Pit to Phantogram and Real Estate, as well as the posters that launched their shows--and the designers' careers. Contributors include Tara McPherson, our favorite Stainboy, Justin Hampton, Jermaine Rogers, et al. Print, 2016...More.

Item Code: SHPOH
Hard Cover, 8x10, 207pg, Full Color
$35.00 $15.00

 
METAMORFX The Art of Constantine Sekeris
Recommended. By Constantine Sekeris. Sekeris is a master of both prosthetic make-up design (faces and heads) and full creature design, and here he offers you a plethora of his best characters, with full commentary on each. Blade 2. Spider-Man 2 & 3. Where the Wild Things Are. League of Extraordinary Gentlemen. The Golden Compass. Hellboy 2. Terminator 3. These are just some of the major films Sekeris has worked on. Design Studio, 2012...More.

Item Code: MEFX
Soft Cover, 9x12, 96pg, Full Color
$22.95 $5.00

 
MR. TWEE DEEDLE RAGGEDY ANN'S SPRIGHTLY COUSIN
Forgotten Fantasy Masterpieces of Johnny Gruelle. Highly Recommended. Edited by Rick Marschall. If you like the fantastic adventures of Little Nemo, do not miss this--literally Nemo's successor! For many years I've collected Johnny Gruelle's lovely illustrated books. Though he's best known for Raggedy Ann and Andy, I've found his other work far more interesting. But never before had I seen this brilliant newspaper Sunday Page from 1911-17. This REALLY is a forgotten masterpiece, never reprinted before. Mr. Twee Deedle is a magical wood sprite who befriends the strip's two human children. Gruelle depicts a charming, fantastical child's world, filled with light whimsy and outlandish fantasy. Fantagraphics, 2012. . Note: These copies have bumped corners....More.

Item Code: MRTH
Hard Cover, 14x18, 128pg, Full Color
$75.00 $24.95

 
NAKED CARTOONISTS
Highly Recommended. Edited by Gary Groth. Over 70 artists nude self-portraits--and funny as all get out. These guys know how to spoof themselves and the world, and it shows. Including Sergio Aragonés, Art Spiegelman, Will Eisner, Charles Schulz, Mort Walker, Scott Adams, Al Jaffee, Ann Telnaes, Jeff Smith, Trina Robbins, Lynn Johnston, Russell Myers... And Jim Borgman, Will Elder, Jules Feiffer, Stan Goldberg, Dan PiraroMorrie Turner, and a fabulously macrabre piece by, you'd just know it, Gahan Wilson. And dozens more. Fantagraphics, 2012. Mature Readers...More.

Item Code: NAKEH
Hard Cover - No Dustjacket, 6x8, 147pg, Full Color
$22.99 $7.99

 
ORIGINS OF COMICS From William Hogarth To Winsor McCay
Recommended. By Thierry Smolderen. A highly respected comics authority presents a new take on the very earliest history of comics. Smolderen looks to understand the processes that led to the twentieth-century comic strip. Close readings of the picture stories, caricatures, and humorous illustrations of William Hogarth, Rodolphe Töpffer, Cruikshank, Palmer Cox, Gustave Doré, A.B. Frost, Thomas Rolandson, and their many contemporaries. Examples of early comics work, in full color, include Sunday pages by Opper, Outcault, Dirks, Frank King, Swinnerton, McCay and others. UPM, 2014. Out of Print....More.

Item Code: ORCH
Hard Cover - No Dustjacket, 9x12, 168pg, Text/Partial Color
$50.00 $15.00

 

Statues & Fun Stuff

 
BATMAN CLASSIC BATWOMAN MAQUETTE Statue
1/6 scale. Limited, 250! Recommended. Sculpted by Mike Cusanelli. An extra-large, 12 inches tall cold-cast porcelain maquette of the Golden Age Batwoman, Kathy Kane (her first appearance was in Detective Comics #233, July 1953). This is pure Golden Age--she's in her original skin-tight costume (well, a bit sexier here than in the comics) with brilliant yellow and red colors. Striking a daring pose, with attitude. We rather like it! Tweeterhead, 2015...More.

Item Code: BATCB
12" tall, Full Color
$249.99 $150.00

 
DC COMICS COLLECTION WONDER WOMAN Statue
1/6 scale. Limited, 2,500! Recommended. By Luis Royo. Royo doing Wonder Woman!! The smoke and dust of debris swirls in the air as she slowly rises to her feet, tall and defiant. Armed with her Lasso of Truth, her golden tiara, and indestructible wrist braces, Princess Diana reaches for her sword and moves out once more to face her foe! FFG, 2015...More.

Item Code: DCCWW
12" tall, Full Color
$249.99 $125.00

 
 
WOMEN OF DYNAMITE Jungle Girl Black & White Statue
Limited, 99. By Frank Cho. Sculpted by Jason Smith. An extremely Limited Edition Jungle Girl statue based on the work of comics sensation Frank Cho and sculpted by the talented Jason Smith, featuring Jana in all her primal glory. Hand-painted on cold-cast porcelain, the Jungle Girl statue stands approximately 12 inches in height with a 6 inch base. This variant edition comes packaged in a four-color box with a hand-numbered Certificate of Authenticity. The jungle has never been hotter, thanks to this captivating statue! Dynamite, 2016...More.

Item Code: WODJGB
12" tall, b&w
$249.99 $149.00

 
SPIDER-GWEN Statue
Limited, 3,000! Sculpted by Clayburn Moore. The Spider-Woman of Earth-65 is taking the Marvel Universe by storm, whether she's fighting alongside other spider-heroes against the Inheritors, or playing with the Mary Janes in a battle of the bands! This 12-inch scale statue of the unmasked "Spider-Gwen" shows her alighting on a pillar, preparing to shoot a webline while balanced on one foot. Sculpted by Clayburn Moore, this resin statue is limited to an edition of 3,000, and comes packaged with a certificate of authenticity in a full-color window box. Diamond Select, 2016...More.

Item Code: SPGW
12" tall, Full Color
$150.00 $99.00

 
WOMEN OF DYNAMITE Red Sonja Black & White Statue
Limited, 99! By J. Scott Campbell. Sculpted by Jason Smith. Only 99 of these beautiful black-and-white statues exist! An extremely Limited Edition Red Sonja statue based on the work of comics sensation J. Scott Campbell and sculpted by the talented Jason Smith, featuring the stark contrast of light and darkness. Hand-painted on cold-cast porcelain, the Red Sonja statue stands approximately 11.5 inches in height with a 5.5-inch base. This variant edition of the Women of Dynamite statue comes packaged in a four-color box with a hand-numbered Certificate of Authenticity. Dynamite, 2016...More.

Item Code: WODRSB
11.5" tall, b&w
$249.99 $175.00

 
DC HARLEY QUINN NEW 52 BISHOUJO Statue
1/7 scale. Recommended. Japanese import!  Kotobukiya presents the Bishoujo version of Harley Quinn. The amazing details on this figure include her exaggerated makeup, bright red lipstick, and color-coordinated painted nails--and she's quite voluptuous, more so than typically portrayed.  She also has twin holstered pistols and spare ammunition clips circling her waist, and she's in the unique New 52 outfit with blue and red contrasting colors, lace-up top, short shorts, thigh-high stockings, short cape and twin pigtails. Kotobukiya, 2016...More.

Item Code: DCHQN
9" tall, Full Color
$74.99 $49.99

 
HARLEY QUINN RED WHITE & BLACK Statue By Ant Lucia
Highly Recommended. Design by Ant Lucia. Sculpted by Tim Miller. It's a new vision of DC's red-hot villain, Harley Quinn, as DC Collectibles unveils the first Harley Quinn: Red, White and Black Statue! Get in at the start of this new statue series! We like the image, it's a full-bodied Harley, not the skinny little girl but a well-rounded woman in the best Kotobukiya style, which we have found consistently well done and attractive. Lots of great detail, very colorful, and about as sexy an outfit as you can find on any modern super heroine! DC, 2016...More.

Item Code: HARRWB
6.75" tall, Tritone
$80.00 $48.00

 
DC BOMBSHELLS Magnet Set
Handsomely enclosed in a see-thru hinged plastic case, perfect for display or easy to open and use. The officially licensed 4-pack of super strong magnets feature highly-stylized designs of DC Comics' Wonder Woman, Poison Ivy, Harley Quinn & Catwoman, each measuring 1" diameter.DC, 2016....More.

Item Code: DCBM
1" dia,
$12.95 $8.95

 
LITTLE BOOK OF VINTAGE LOVE, ROMANCE, SPACE, TERROR Set
With comic cover magnet. Recommended. By Steve Ditko, Matt Baker, Wally Wood, Lou Cameron, Jack Kirby et al. A delightful set of four very small books with lots to offer. Editor Pilcher has carefully culled unusual 1950s comics for fun covers, splash pages, story panels and sequences, even those goofy text stories and letters pages and house ads. Each book includes a separate introduction, offering a glimpse at the wild comics of the 1950s, in this case Space, Terror, Romance and Love! Each comes with a detachable magnet of a vintage cover. ilex, 2012...More.

Item Code: LBVP
Soft Cover, 3x4, 448pg, Full Color
$23.96 $13.95

 
LITTLE BOOK OF VINTAGE ROMANCE
With comic cover magnet. Recommended. Art by Bill Ward, Iger Shop, Lee Elias, John Rosenberger et al. This small, but perfectly formed, collection of kitsch and kooky images comes complete with fascinating facts such as "How to Get a Second Date", along with weird and wonderful tales like "Moochers Never Marry", "Goodtime Girls" and a tied up girl for "So This is Love!" From heartbreaks to matches made in heaven, this little nugget of cult craziness is perfect for the incurable romantic in us all! Cover by Iger Shop, inside art from fun ads, splash pages and story panels. ilex, 2012...More.

Item Code: LBVR
Soft Cover, 3x4, 112pg, Full Color
$5.99 $3.99

 
LITTLE BOOK OF VINTAGE SPACE
With comic cover magnet. Recommended. Art by Wally Wood, Steve Ditko, Jack Kirby, Dick Giordano et al. This small, but perfectly formed, collection of alien-filled, rocket-packed images comes complete with interstellar text stories like "The Land Within" and "Inhuman Agent", and silly strips such as "Sappo of Saturn in The Beauty Contest". This sampler of outer space shenanigans is guaranteed to set your brain in a spin. Stand by to blast off! ilex, 2012...More.

Item Code: LBVS
Soft Cover, 3x4, 112pg, Full Color
$5.99 $3.99

 
LITTLE BOOK OF VINTAGE TERROR
With comic cover magnet. Recommended. Art Matt Fox, Steve Ditko, Bernard Baily, Don Heck, Al Williamson et al. This small, but perfectly formed, collection of sinister and spooky images comes complete with terrifying text stories like "The Man-Fish", inside information on "How to Embalm a Corpse", and scarifying strips like "Death Ship" and "True Ghost Stories of History". Cover by "Iger Shop", inside art from fun ads, splash pages and story panels. ilex, 2012...More.

Item Code: LBVT
Soft Cover, 3x4, 112pg, Full Color
$5.99 $3.99

 
LITTLE BOOK OF VINTAGE LOVE
With comic cover magnet. Recommended. Art by Matt Baker, Lee Elias, Jack Kirby et al. Steel yourself for a pulse-pounding collection of "Agony Aunt" letters, steamy cover art, and salacious liaisons, complete with pulsating prose stories (those classic 1-pagers) like "Private Property" and "Hands Off" and helpful strip advice like How to Increase Your Dateability! Cover by Bill Ward, inside art from classic covers, splash pages and story panels. ilex, 2012...More.

Item Code: LBVL
Soft Cover, 3x4, 112pg, Full Color
$5.99 $3.99

 
MASQUES CHEVAL NOIR Print
Warehouse find. Highly Recommended. By Dave Stevens. This magnificent, sexy painting first appeared on the cover of the first issue of Dark Horse's alternative comic book, Cheval Noir, in August, 1989. Directly after that, the specialty French publisher, Rackham, produced it as a superb fine art print, stunningly printed. It boasts brilliant colors, perfectly printed on heavy index stock, with a handsome black border making it ideal for framing. Rackham, 1989. Out of Print....More.

Item Code: MASPR
27x20, 1 print, Full Color
$150.00 $60.00

 
MIMI RODIN Print Signed
Publisher file copies, 1995. Signed & Numbered, 900! By Dave Stevens. Actress Marla Duncan (Miss Fitness USA) posed for this painting. A fine painting of a muscular, busty beauty in red leather and matching cap, with a nice background lightening storm seen out of an ornate window. 1995. Out of Print....More.

Item Code: MIMIPRD
14x21, 1 print, Full Color
$150.00 $50.00

 
THE FANTASY ART OF FRAZETTA 2016 Calendar Hurt
Highly Recommended. At last, a new Frazetta calendar, once the fantasy art highlight of every year. And this is a nice one, with both classics like "Egyptian Queen," "Silver Warrior," and "Death Dealer," but also superb lesser-seen works like the cover to Conan the Warrior, the topless "Princess and the Panther," "Flesh Eaters," "The Defender" (actually, the Death Dealer) and "Beauty and the Beast." Sellers, 2015. . Note: Some of these have much more severely bumped corners, so first come first served for best of these hurt calendars....More.

Item Code: FRAZ16R
12x12, 24pg, Full Color
$14.99 $2.99

 

Mature Readers

 
BETTY PAGE QUEEN OF PIN-UP
Warehouse find, 1993. Recommended. From 23 years ago, the first major Bettie Page book from Taschen. Photographs of Betty (her name was actually spelled Bettie) Page mostly by Irving Klaw, with several full nudes by Bunny Yeager and previously unseen camera club and private photo shoots. Includes images of Page in all manner of fetish clothing, bondage outfits, nude or in lingerie, tied up, spanking other girls, you name it. Includes a wonderful and rare selection of FULL COLOR photos, which we NEVER see. Taschen, 1993. Out of Print.. Note: Our copies may have a small remainder mark on the bottom, and are a bit used, with minor corner creases or dents. Overall, still in near fine or fine condion....More.

Item Code: BPQPU
Soft Cover, 9x12, 80pg, Partial Color
$30.00 $17.50

 
DRAWN TOGETHER
The Collected Works of R. and A. Crumb. By Aline & Robert Crumb. Our foremost male-female cartooning couple recall their success at shocking America with Weirdo Magazine, which they co-edited; the life-altering birth of their precocious daughter Sophie, who becomes an artist too; and their astonishing move to the safe haven of France and into comic book legend--and still a surprising amount of no-holds-barred lust and sex. Liveright, 2012. Out of Print. Mature Readers...More.

Item Code: DRWTH
Hard Cover, 9x12, 264pg, Partial Color
$29.95 $12.95

 
PEARLS OF LOVE
Published in 1991. Recommended. By Frances Leroi and Georges Levis. Flashman style erotic adventures in British colonial days in India. The beautiful Gladys Crawley defends her virtue from the advances of the evil Rajah. Young Virginia lusts after her young British officer. Harem girls have only each other to relieve the daily boredom of waiting for their master to pick them for the night. Carefully rendered tonal art from the excellent artist of Coco and Liz and Beth. Cha Cha, 1991. Adult Material...More.

Item Code: PEA
Soft Cover, 8x11, 50pg, b&w
$10.95 $5.00

 
EX LIBRIS EROTICIS 2
Published in 1991. Recommended. By Massimo Rotundo. Highly stylized, highly detailed artwork perfectly captures the decadent world of 1930s Europe. Rich aristocrats can indulge every deviant fantasy, from girl-with-girl romps, filming sexual liaisons, carrying on with the hired help, you name it. A collection of short stories that takes the reader on a tour of the hedonistic world of the affluent. Cha Cha, 1991. Adult Material...More.

Item Code: EXLI02
Soft Cover, 8x11, 49pg, b&w
$10.95 $5.00