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  • Issue #1-1ST
    Best of Sketch Magazine SC (2015 Afterburn Comics) 1-1ST

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    1st printing. By Robert Wayne Hickey. Sketch has been honored to serve the comic book creative community with helpful how-to demos and top-tier industry pro interviews. Now, re-mastered tutorials from some of Sketch's greatest issues have been collected for this essential volume of instructional comic-book techniques. This never dated information includes articles on penciling, digital coloring, and inking. Interviews include Michael Turner, Todd McFarlane, and Marc Silvestri, alongside how-to articles by Beau Smith, Tom Bierbaum, Joe Corroney, Dan Davis, Paul Sizer, Steve Oliff, and Flint Henry. Softcover, 8-in. x 11-in., 144 pages, PC/PB&W. Cover price $18.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Best of Vincenzo Cucca HC (2015 A Dark Dragon Books Art Collection) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Vincenzo Cucca is a master in drawing female curves.Always fresh, always with respect and always super sexy. Also his art of popular American heroes shows a whole new view of the comic scene. The Best of Vincenzo Cucca presents some of his finest work created during the last 15 years. With the use of relatively simple tools like pencils and ecoline, Vincenzo Cucca creates scenes we all want to be a part of. The fine curves of his drawings are stronger by the use of these techniques. Now you can enjoy the best of his wonderfull art. Hardcover, 8-in. x 11-in., 56 pages, full color. Mature Readers Cover price $29.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Bested by the Devil: A Mike Hoffman Art Book SC (2006) 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Perhaps you've tried to fight it, but now you've been BESTED BY THE DEVIL! A hellish collection of foul and fetid females born of the races of demons and devils and brought to you with loving care by artist extraordinaire Mike Hoffman. Softcover (Saddle-Stitched/Stapled), 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., 48 pages, PC/PB&W. Mature Readers Cover price $12.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Bettie Page HC (2006 Ozone) By Olivia 1-1ST

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    1st printing.

    Foreword by Hugh Hefner.

    Olivia's paintings and drawings of Bettie Page, new and old, are lovingly presented in this hardcover artbook by Ozone Productions, Lt, featuring the iconic pinup queen as painted in the internationally acclaimed pin-up artist's ever changing styles and evolving techniques. This book also features an interview with Bettie, plus comments by the inimitable Olivia.

    Hardcover, 9-in. x 12-in., 80 pages, full color. Cover price $29.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Bettie Page Queen of Curves HC (2015 Rizzoli) 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Written by Petra Mason. Art by Bunny Yeager. Bettie Page is a household name, who continues to influence fashion and culture today, and this is the most comprehensive and stunning book on her to date (and the first to capture the essence of Bettie's personality and natural beauty). From the photographer Bunny Yeager, a high-end photography book on the cult pinup icon Bettie Page. Unlike other books on Page, which focus on bondage photos and kitschy illustrations, this gorgeous volume features Page at her most natural and beautiful with a wide range of photos (75% of the book is nudes), some famous but many never-before-seen. This fun and glamorous treasure is an essential for all interested in vintage American culture and glamour photography, nudes, and burlesque. Hardcover, 9-in. x 12-in., 256 pages, PC/B&W. Mature Readers Cover price $50.00.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Bettie Page Rules SC (2007 Dark Horse) 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Story and art by JIM SILKE. If ever there were reason to believe in love at first sight, that reason would be Bettie Page. From the moment the first pinups of Bettie appeared, the world fell in love. Even now, a half-century after those first pictures were published, men desire her, women emulate her, and more and more people all over the world adore her. What did Bettie offer the camera that the other, more celebrated beauties of her time-including Marilyn, Brigitte, and Sophia-did not? Legendary pinup artist and entertainment historian Jim Silke dives into these tempting waters and offers his firsthand account of life behind the lens of the fifties pinup scene with his freshest book to date, Bettie Page Rules! Combining fun and informative writing with his singular insight into the world of gorgeous dames, Silke delivers a tantalizing pictorial portrait of all the 1950s bombshells. But that's just the tip of the cheesecake! Bettie Page Rules! is bursting at the seams with all-new pin-up paintings from Silke, capturing the fifties most gorgeous women in sizzling detail, not to mention an all-new selection of never-before-seen photos of Bettie, painstakingly gathered from private collections. Softcover, 9-in. x 12-in., 128 pages, full color. Mature Readers Cover price $22.95.

  • Issue #1-REP
    Bettie Page Rules SC (2007 Dark Horse) 1-REP

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    2nd and later printings. Story and art by JIM SILKE. If ever there were reason to believe in love at first sight, that reason would be Bettie Page. From the moment the first pinups of Bettie appeared, the world fell in love. Even now, a half-century after those first pictures were published, men desire her, women emulate her, and more and more people all over the world adore her. What did Bettie offer the camera that the other, more celebrated beauties of her time-including Marilyn, Brigitte, and Sophia-did not? Legendary pinup artist and entertainment historian Jim Silke dives into these tempting waters and offers his firsthand account of life behind the lens of the fifties pinup scene with his freshest book to date, Bettie Page Rules! Combining fun and informative writing with his singular insight into the world of gorgeous dames, Silke delivers a tantalizing pictorial portrait of all the 1950s bombshells. But that's just the tip of the cheesecake! Bettie Page Rules! is bursting at the seams with all-new pin-up paintings from Silke, capturing the fifties most gorgeous women in sizzling detail, not to mention an all-new selection of never-before-seen photos of Bettie, painstakingly gathered from private collections. Softcover, 9-in. x 12-in., 128 pages, full color. Mature Readers Cover price $22.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Betty Page Confidential SC (1994 St. Martin's Press) 1st Edition 1-1ST

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    1st Edition - 1st printing. Original photos by Bunny Yeager. Introduction by Buck Henry. Featuring never-before-seen photographs! Softcover, 128 pages, B&W. Mature Readers Cover price $13.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Betty Page Queen of Pin-Up SC (1993 Taschen) 1-1ST

    1st printing. A collection of pin-ups featuring nudes and bondage and starring the most famous Pin-Up Girl in history! Softcover, 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., 80 pages, PC/PB&W. Mature Readers

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Betty Pages Annual SC (1991 Black Cat Books) 1st Edition 1-1ST

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    1st Edition - 1st printing. By Greg Theakston. The Betty Pages Annual is back with upgraded photography and better proofreading. The story of The Queen of Curves presented with interviews and observation. Softcover, 168 pages, PC/PB&W. Mature Readers Cover price $14.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Betty Pages Annual SC (2011 Pure Imagination) 2nd Edition 1-1ST

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    2nd Edition - Volume 1 - 1st printing. By Greg Theakston. Out of print for twenty years, The Betty Pages Annual is back with upgraded photography and better proofreading. The story of The Queen of Curves presented with interviews and observation. Softcover, 160 pages, B&W. Mature Readers NOTE: Limited to 500 copies. Cover price $25.00.

  • Issue #2-1ST
    Betty Pages Annual SC (2011 Pure Imagination) 2nd Edition 2-1ST

    Volume 2 - 1st printing. By Greg Theakston. Back in print after 18 years! With over 160 pages of interviews with Page, her husbands, photographers, and friends, the Betty Pages Annual features upgraded photos and better proofreading. Probably the only time this will be reprinted. Softcover, 160 pages, B&W. Mature Readers NOTE: Limited to 1,000 copies. Cover price $25.00.

  • Issue #1B
    Beyond Bad Girls Best of LNS Femme Fatales (1999) 1B

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    Mature; Nudity Cover price $3.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Beyond Tattoo Art Graphics and Illustration by the World's Leading Tattoo Artists HC (2013) 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Written by Allan Graves. Fine artists are increasingly practicing the art of tattoo while tattoo artists are exercising their skills beyond skin; both are taking the visceral aesthetic of the tattoo underworld with them to create some astounding art pieces. A new art movement in its own right, this fantastic collection of amazing, visceral imagery will appeal to anyone into the contemporary art scene! Hardcover, 8-in. x 11-in., 176 pages, full color. Cover price $34.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Beyond Watchmen and Judge Dredd: The Art of John Higgins SC (2019 OUP) 1-1ST Beyond Watchmen and Judge Dredd: The Art of John Higgins SC (2019 OUP) 1-1ST

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    1st printing.

    Foreword by Dave Gibbons.

    Watchmen, Judge Dredd, Hellblazer, Before Watchmen, Razorjack: John Higgins has been the artist or colourist on some of the most iconic comic books of recent years. Here, collected together for the first time, is the best of Higgins breathtaking work. Alongside never before seen preliminary drawings of now iconic characters, the book includes insights into the career of the comic book artist. Beyond the Watchmen and Judge Dredd is partly an essential book for all enthusiasts and partly an instruction manual for those wanting to understand just what it takes to land a contract with DC Comics.

    Softcover, 10-in. x 10-in., 272 pages, full color.

    Cover price $29.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Big Bad World of Concept Art for Video Games SC (2015 DSP) An Insider's Guide for Students 1-1ST

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    1st printing. By Eliott J. Lilly. Do you dream of becoming a concept artist in the video game industry but don't know where to start? The Big Bad World of Concept Art for Video Games: An Insider's Guide for Beginners gives aspiring artists an honest, informative, and entertaining look at what it takes to do just that. Author Eliott J. Lilly will help you on your journey from finding the right school and how to get the most out of your education, to preparing your portfolio to land that first job. In addition, renowned concept artists - David Levy, Sparth, Stephan Martiniere, Ben Mauro, and Farzad Varahramyan - share their own dos and don'ts to making a career in the video game industry a reality. Softcover (Horizontal format), 11-in. x 9-in., 144 pages, full color. Cover price $29.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Big Book of Bode Tattoos HC (2013 Last Gasp) 1-1ST

    1st printing. By Mark Bode. A giant compendium of tattoo flash designs influenced by comic book and graffiti art, featuring over 400 images spanning a decade of creation. In this chunky brick of a book are voluptuous Bode Broads, beloved characters from Vaughn Bode's Cheech Wizard comics, and Mark Bode's personal interpretation of classic tattoo motifs, including dragons, angels, demons, lions, butterflies, and more. His distinct style draws influences from the worlds of comic art, graffiti, and traditional tattooing. Hardcover, 7-in. x 9-in., 420 pages, full color. Mature Readers Cover price $29.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Big John Buscema: Comics and Drawing HC (2012 IDW) 1-1ST

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    1st printing. By John Buscema. John Buscema has been called one of the finest comic artists who ever put pen to paper. His work for Marvel Comics on The Avengers, Thor, the Fantastic Four, and Silver Surfer are all classics, highly regarded by fans from around the world. The same is true for his definitive rendition of Conan the Barbarian-Buscema breathed life into Robert E. Howard's legendary creation in a manner that has rarely been rivaled. IDW is proud to announce the first American publication of John Buscema: Comics & Drawings, a special edition of the fine art catalog created for the most extensive exhibition of Buscema's art ever staged. Weighing in at nearly 300 pages, this gorgeous hardcover book is a dream come true for fans of the visual mastery of John Buscema, an artist who's ilk we are unlikely to see again! Hardcover, 9-in. x 12-in., 328 pages, PC/PB&W Cover price $59.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Bill Sienkiewicz Revolution HC (2019 Six Foot Press) 1-1ST Bill Sienkiewicz Revolution HC (2019 Six Foot Press) 1-1ST

    1st printing.

    Text by Ben Davis and Frank Miller. Art and cover by Bill Sienkiewicz. Introduction by Neil Gaiman.

    Bill Sienkiewicz is a classically trained painter whose artworks incorporate abstract and expressionist influences and combine oil painting, acrylics, watercolor, mixed media, collage, and mimeograph. Bill Sienkiewicz: Revolution is the first time the artist's work and career have been taken out of the limited context of comic books and evaluated as fine art. Ben Davis, award-winning Senior Writer for Artnet News, considers Sienkiewicz's process and places him within the context of art and popular culture. Sal Abbinanti, Sienkiewicz's representative and colleague for 12 years, Frank Miller, the celebrated auteur of Sin City and 300, contributes his perspective on Sienkiewicz's place in the pantheon of comic books. Lastly, Bill Sienkiewicz, accompanied by Award-winning journalist Susan Karlin, lends his unique voice and presents some of his greatest artistic achievements.

    Revolution is the first of three volumes in three years, with each volume consisting of a trade and a signed and numbered limited edition of only 500 copies that includes deluxe reproductions of 40 previously unpublished paintings, drawings, sketches, and mixed media works from Sienkiewicz's notebooks and personal collection, as well as other private collections.

    Hardcover, 10-in. x 13-in., 224 pages, full color.

    Cover price $49.95.

  • Issue #1S-1ST
    Bill Sienkiewicz Revolution HC (2019 Six Foot Press) 1S-1ST

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    Limited Signed and Numbered Edition

    1st printing.

    Text by Ben Davis and Frank Miller. Art and cover by Bill Sienkiewicz. Introduction by Neil Gaiman.

    Bill Sienkiewicz is a classically trained painter whose artworks incorporate abstract and expressionist influences and combine oil painting, acrylics, watercolor, mixed media, collage, and mimeograph. Bill Sienkiewicz: Revolution is the first time the artist's work and career have been taken out of the limited context of comic books and evaluated as fine art. Ben Davis, award-winning Senior Writer for Artnet News, considers Sienkiewicz's process and places him within the context of art and popular culture. Sal Abbinanti, Sienkiewicz's representative and colleague for 12 years, Frank Miller, the celebrated auteur of Sin City and 300, contributes his perspective on Sienkiewicz's place in the pantheon of comic books. Lastly, Bill Sienkiewicz, accompanied by Award-winning journalist Susan Karlin, lends his unique voice and presents some of his greatest artistic achievements.

    Revolution is the first of three volumes in three years, with each volume consisting of a trade and a signed and numbered limited edition of only 500 copies that includes deluxe reproductions of 40 previously unpublished paintings, drawings, sketches, and mixed media works from Sienkiewicz's notebooks and personal collection, as well as other private collections.

    A booklet signed by the artist will include a text explaining his influences and techniques and offer his view on the future of comic book art.

    Includes: Hardcover Case (with a cardstock slipcase), a softcover book (20 pages, text only), and 40 full color 10-in. x 13-in. ready-to-frame art prints.

    NOTE: Limited to 500 copies.

    NOTE: Signature is located on page 20.

    Cover price $350.00.

  • Issue #2007
    Bill Sienkiewicz Sketchbook 2007

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    Features 24 pages of sketches from artist Bill Sienkiewicz. B&W, 24 pages, standard paper stock.

  • Issue #2008
    Bill Sienkiewicz Sketchbook 2008

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    Features 28 pages of sketches of Batman and the Joker from "The Dark Knight" movie by artist Bill Sienkiewicz. B&W, 28 pages, standard paper stock.

  • Issue #2009
    Bill Sienkiewicz Sketchbook 2009

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    Various Illustrations by Bill Sienkiewicz. 32 Pages, B&W.

  • Issue #2011
    Bill Sienkiewicz Sketchbook 2011

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    Various Illustrations by Bill Sienkiewicz. 32 Pages, B&W.

  • Issue #2012
    Bill Sienkiewicz Sketchbook 2012

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    Various Illustrations by Bill Sienkiewicz. 32 Pages, B&W.

  • Issue #2013
    Bill Sienkiewicz Sketchbook 2013

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    San Diego Comic Con 2013. Sketchbook by Bill Sienkiwicz. A broad range of sketches including Sherlock Holmes, Michael Myers (Halloween), & Jimmy Hendrix. Squarebound, 8 1/4" x 11", b&w, 32 Pages.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Bill Sienkiewicz Sketchbook HC (1990) 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Introduction by Alan Moore. Featuring character designs, sketches, and water colors from one of the most respected artists in the business. Hardcover, 9 1/2-in. x 12-in., 144 pages, PC/PB&W. Cover price $35.00.

  • Issue #1S-1ST
    Bill Sienkiewicz Sketchbook HC (1990) 1S-1ST

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    Signed and numbered by Bill Sienkiewicz - 1st printing. Introduction by Alan Moore. Featuring character designs, sketches, and water colors from one of the most respected artists in the business. Hardcover, 9 1/2-in. x 12-in., 144 pages, PC/PB&W. NOTE: Limited to 1,300 copies. Cover price $39.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Billy Martinez The Works 1994-2008 SC (2008 Neko Press) 1-1ST

    1st Printing. Softcover, 9" x 12", 64 pages, full color. Cover price $20.00.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Biomech Art HC (2013 Graffito) Surrealism, Cyborgs and Alien Universes 1-1ST

    1st printing. Art by Martin de Diego Sadaba. H. R. Giger created the world of the 1980 Alien movie without the benefit of a Mac and is still a major inspiration for today's obsessive digital artists. Now a collection of artists working in surrealist biomechanical graphis in art, computer games, and movies with far more powerful tools at their disposal to create their own alien art are pushing the boundaries of the visual - the new Gigers. This book features more than 50 top artists from around the world working in the genre where the boundaries between computer games and movies increasingly blur. Hardcover, 8-in. x 11-in., 256 pages, full color. Cover price $44.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Bird King An Artist's Notebook HC (2013 Scholastic) 1-1ST

    1st printing. By Shaun Tan. A new book of sketches, artwork, and personal reflection from the brilliant mind of award-winning, bestselling author and illustrator Shaun Tan. When Tan starts drawing, the results are stunning. In The Bird King: An Artist's Notebook, we find a window into the creative process: the stops and starts, the ideas that never took off, and the ones that grew into something much bigger. Fans of The Arrival will recognize the quirky, surreal sensibility that is so distinctly Shaun Tan in this stunning collection. Hardcover, 128 pages, PC/PB&W Cover price $19.99.

  • Issue #1A
    Bisley's Scrapbook (1993) 1A

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    Collects 3 stories and 5 pin ups by Simon Bisley. Glossy cardstock cover. Cover by Bisley. "Max Carnage," script by Dave Elliot, art by Bisley; Max Carnage attempts to help a woman and child who are stranded by a plane crash. Max Carnage cover reprint by Bisley. Maximum Force illustration by Bisley. Kyrn illustration by Bisley. "Kyrn," script by Paul Behrer, art by Simon Bisley; Kyrn the barbarian gains immortality so he can continue his war of revenge against the cities of the East; He fights Augur in his final battle. Corpse with No Name illustration by Bisley. "Once Upon a Time in the West," script by Alan Grant, art by Bisley; The Corpse with No Name rides into town and kills everyone only to discover he was in the wrong town. Hi Octane cover reprint by Bisley. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1B
    Bisley's Scrapbook (1993) 1B

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    Collects 3 stories and 5 pin ups by Simon Bisley. Virgin overlay variant cover. Glossy cardstock cover. Cover by Bisley. "Max Carnage," script by Dave Elliot, art by Bisley; Max Carnage attempts to help a woman and child who are stranded by a plane crash. Max Carnage cover reprint by Bisley. Maximum Force illustration by Bisley. Kyrn illustration by Bisley. "Kyrn," script by Paul Behrer, art by Simon Bisley; Kyrn the barbarian gains immortality so he can continue his war of revenge against the cities of the East; He fights Augur in his final battle. Corpse with No Name illustration by Bisley. "Once Upon a Time in the West," script by Alan Grant, art by Bisley; The Corpse with No Name rides into town and kills everyone only to discover he was in the wrong town. Hi Octane cover reprint by Bisley. 36 pgs., full color.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Bizenghast Falling into Fear HC (2007 Tokyopop) 1-1ST

    1st printing. By M. Alice Legrow. Bring home more of Bizenghast's gothic beauty! This limited-edition art book has art from the manga as well as brand new illustrations by M. Alice LeGrow! It also comes with stickers and sleeved pinup pages so you can beautify anything you own. Hardcover (Spiralbound), 5-in. x 7-in., 72 pages, full color. Cover price $14.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Blab World HC (2012 Last Gasp) 1-1ST

    Volume 1 - 1st printing. Text by Monte Beauchamp. Blab World is the new incarnation of the celebrated art and comics annual Blab! The main feature, "Artpocalypse!" has several artists, including Mark Ryden and Joe Sorren, interpeting the end times. Blab World also presents a history of the skull motif on the covers of Pre-Code comics, pulps, and paperback books, lavishly illustrated throughout. "It's like the New Yorker for Mutants," proclaimed the Los Angeles Reader. Hardcover, 10-in. x 10-in., 128 pages, full color. Cover price $24.95.

  • Issue #2-1ST
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    Volume 2 - 1st printing. Text by Monte Beauchamp. The newest incarnation of Monte Beauchamps art-comix anthology. This issue features tributes to MADs Will Elder (by Drew Friedman!), Amazing Stories cover artist Frank R. Paul, and R. Crumb's Zap Comix. Also features stories and art by Peter Kuper, Steven Heller, Denis Kitchen, Nora King, Greg Clarke, Mark Todd, Andrea Dezso, and Sergio Ruzzier. Hardcover, 10-in. x 10-in., 128 pages, full color. Mature Readers Cover price $24.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
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    Volume 1 - 1st printing. "The Golden Era of Pen & Ink Illustration 1890-1922!"

    Edited by Jim Vadenboncoeur.

    Nearly 300 classic pen-and-ink illustrations from 1890 to 1922, beautifully reproduced on coated stock. Rare material from old magazines and books, unseen for a century. Featuring work by 25 different artists.

    Softcover, 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., 96 pages, B&W.

    NOTE: Limited to 2,400 copies.

    Cover price $20.00.

  • Issue #2-1ST
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    Volume 2 - 1st printing. "The Golden Era of Pen & Ink Illustration 1889-1922!"

    Edited by Jim Vadenboncoeur.

    This Second Annual Collection presents hundreds of rare black-and-white illustrations from 1890-1922, carefully culled from period books and magazines. Includes rare work by Norman Lindsay, T.S. Sullivant, Howard Pyle, C.D. Gibson, J.M. Flagg, and other incredible artists you'll wish you'd known about. All rare images, never-before-reprinted.

    Softcover, 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., 96 pages, B&W.

    NOTE: Limited to 2,000 copies.

    Cover price $20.00.

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    Volume 3 - 1st printing. "The Golden Era of Pen & Ink Illustration 1885-1922!"

    Edited by Jim Vadenboncoeur.

    ImageS is back!

    The third B&W ImageS Annual contains over 200 carefully selected works from the Golden Age of Pen & Ink Illustration (1885-1922), featuring great reproductions on rare, classic art from the likes of Harrison Cady, Charles Sarka, T.S. Sullivant, Pyle, Kay Nielsen, DuMond, Pogany, Mucha, Paus and many others.

    Softcover, 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., 96 pages, B&W.

    NOTE: Limited to 2,000 copies.

    Cover price $20.00.

  • Issue #4-1ST
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    Volume 4 - 1st printing. "The Golden Era of Pen & Ink Illustration 1890-1922!"

    Edited by Jim Vadenboncoeur.

    Featuring the first installment of Herbert Railton's The Haunted House and all of the black-and-white chapter heads from St. John's The Face in the Pool, over 200 illustrations showcasing artists from the Golden Era of Pen & Ink, including Dan Beard, Will Crawford, Katharine Sturges Dodge, Orson Lowell, W.M. Berger, and Winsor McCay, are finely reproduced from books and magazines published from 1890 to 1922.

    Softcover, 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., 96 pages, B&W.

    Cover price $20.00.

  • Issue #5-1ST
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    Volume 5 - 1st printing. "The Golden Era of Pen & Ink Illustration 1890-1922!"

    Edited by Jim Vadenboncoeur.

    ImageS is renowned for its excellent reproduction and eclectic good taste in the turn-of-the-century artwork it reprints. Highlighted this volume are Daniel Vierge from the French L'Image of 1897, part two of Railton's Haunted House and Helen Stratton's Little Mermaid (both from 1899), the comic art of Will Crawford, many from originals, and scores of others.

    Softcover, 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., 96 pages, B&W.

    Cover price $25.00.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Black Comix Returns HC (2018 Lion Forge) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Written by John Jennings and Damian Duffy. Cover by Ashley A. Woods. Eisner-winning writer/artist/scholar JOHN JENNINGS (The Blacker the Ink) and Glyph Award-winning writer DAMIAN DUFFY (The Hole, Octavia E. Butler's Kindred) follow up their highly respected (and out of print) 2010 artbook BLACK COMIX with an all new collection of art and essays celebrating African American Independent Comics Art & Culture. Featuring over 40 of the best writers and illustrators in the industry, this massive volume will be a brand new milestone spotlight on the amazing diversity in comics today. Artists include RON WIMBERLY, SANFORD GREENE, DAVID WALKER, ED PISKOR, AFUA RICHARDSON, ASHLEY A. WOODS, VALENTINE DELANDRO, KHARY RANDOLF, CHASE CONLEY, ROBERT LOVE, JEREMY LOVE, SHAWNA MILLS, JIMMIE ROBINSON, KIETH KNIGHT, RICHIE POPE, and many more! Hardcover, 9-in. x 12-in., 200 pages, full color. Cover price $29.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Black Light The World of L. B. Cole SC (2014 Fantagraphics) 1-1ST

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    1st printing. L.B. Cole created some of the most bizarre, proto-psychedelic, eye-popping comic book covers of all time during the Golden Age of comics. Remarkably, this is the first retrospective of his career. Cole was famous for his bold covers, usually featuring "poster colors" - brilliant primaries often over black backgrounds - and an over-the-top sense of the bizarre mixed with whimsy. There's never been a comic book cover designer like L.B. Cole and there's never been a book like this one. Softcover, 9 1/12-in. x 13-in., 272 pages, full color. Cover price $39.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Black Magic A Compendium of Ink Art SC (2008) 1-1ST

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    1st printing. By Mike Hoffman. Hoffman's been on an ink binge lately, and here's 100 new black-and-white masterpieces that prove it! Mighty men and soft, curvy women fight, play and love under savage skies of the distant past and far-flung future! Beautifully produced and loaded with virtuoso Fantasy/SF art at its finest! Softcover, 8-in. x 11-in., 80 pages, B&W. Mature Readers Cover price $16.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Black Panther Postcard Book HC (2020 Marvel) 1-1ST Black Panther Postcard Book HC (2020 Marvel) 1-1ST

    1st printing.

    Cover by Jack Kirby.

    Planning a vacation to the technologically advanced African nation of Wakanda? Then you're going to need some postcards to mail home to all your jealous friends! This book has all the cards you'll need, featuring major moments from Black Panther's history as illustrated by the finest talents to ever delineate the adventures of T'Challa, his faithful friends and his bitter enemies! Whether he's hanging out with the Fantastic Four, assembling with the Avengers, stalking the urban jungle of New York City or defending Wakanda as its noble warrior king, the Black Panther is one of Marvel's greatest heroes! Wakanda Forever!

    Hardcover, 4 1/2-in. x 6 1/2-in., 84 pages, full color. All Ages

    Cover price $19.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Black Panther Visions of Wakanda HC (2019 Marvel) 1-1ST Black Panther Visions of Wakanda HC (2019 Marvel) 1-1ST

    1st printing.

    Meet T'Challa, the Black Panther, and explore his wondrous home of Wakanda in this beautifully crafted volume!

    Featuring action-packed artwork from all eras of Panther storytelling - beginning with his debut in Stan Lee and Jack Kirby's legendary FANTASTIC FOUR, through his first stint as a mighty Avenger, to his modern status as a solo-series star! There's jungle action aplenty as T'Challa, his closest allies and his fiercest foes star in stunning illustrations by legends such as Kirby, John Buscema, Rich Buckler, John Byrne, Mark Texeira and John Romita Jr.!

    Plus: Awesome covers and pages from the recent blockbuster revolution of Wakanda courtesy of the creative minds of writer Ta-Nehisi Coates and artistic collaborators Brian Stelfreeze, Chris Sprouse, Daniel Acuña and more!

    Hardcover, 8-in. x 6-in., 352 pages, full color. All Ages

    Cover price $29.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Black Rust SC (2003 NBM) By Chad Michael Ward 1-1ST

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    1st printing. By Chad Michael Ward. Introducing a new exciting fantasy artist with a conceptual art book - a collection of images that fit together in a morbid jigsaw puzzle of wires, women, and man-beasts to form a symbolic cyberotic tale of love, redemption, and death. Tim Bradstreet calls it "the sum of gothic eroticism." Black Rust appeals strongly to fans of Ashley Wood and Brom. Softcover, 9-in. x 12-in., 96 pages, full color. Mature Readers Cover price $19.95.

  • Issue #1-REP
    Black Rust SC (2003 NBM) By Chad Michael Ward 1-REP

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    2nd and later printings. By Chad Michael Ward. Introducing a new exciting fantasy artist with a conceptual art book - a collection of images that fit together in a morbid jigsaw puzzle of wires, women, and man-beasts to form a symbolic cyberotic tale of love, redemption, and death. Tim Bradstreet calls it "the sum of gothic eroticism." Black Rust appeals strongly to fans of Ashley Wood and Brom. Softcover, 9-in. x 12-in., 96 pages, full color. Mature Readers Cover price $19.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Black Widow Postcard Book HC (2020 Marvel) 1-1ST
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    1st printing.

    Cover by Jen Bartel.

    Marvel's international super-spy stars in a series of sensational postcards you can mail back from your own globe-hopping adventures! Featuring key moments from throughout Natasha Romanoff's history as illustrated by many of Marvel's greatest talents - including John Buscema, John Romita Sr., Gene Colan, George Pérez, Frank Miller, J.G. Jones, Phil Noto and Chris Samnee! The deadly Black Widow is always the center of attention - whether she's working solo, joining the Avengers in battle or fighting alongside old flames like Hawkeye, Daredevil and the Winter Soldier! And that's certainly true of these picture-perfect postcards you can keep all for yourself or share with your friends. Send them from America, from Europe - or from Russia with love!

    Hardcover, 4 1/2-in. x 6 1/2-in., 84 pages, full color. All Ages

    Cover price $19.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Blighted Eye HC (2014 Fantagraphics) Original Comic Art from the Glenn Bray Collection 1-1ST

    1st printing. Written by Glenn Bray. Cover by Charles Addams. Glenn Bray began collecting original comic art in 1965 and eventually amassed the most eclectic collection of comic art in private hands. The Blighted Eye features work by an A to Z of cartooning masters from Charles Addams and Carl Barks to Robert Williams and Art Young and almost everyone in between. The Blighted Eye is a testament to Bray's dogged and visionary commitment to preserving the work by the greatest artists working in an art form habitually sneered at by cultural gatekeepers throughout most of the 20th century. Hardcover, 10-in. x 12-in., 400 pages, full color. Mature Readers Cover price $100.00.