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Comic book & cartoon art books

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Recently Published

Moebius Library: The Art Of Edena by Moebius Moebius Library: The Art Of Edena


Format: Hardback - Released: 26/04/2018

Komiks Comic Art in Russia by Jose Alaniz Komiks Comic Art in Russia

Explores the problematic publication history of komiks - an art form much-maligned as bourgeois mass diversion before, during, and after the collapse of the USSR - with an emphasis on the last twenty years. The book provides heretofore unavailable access...
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/04/2018

H. G. Wells: The Time Machine by Dobbs H. G. Wells: The Time Machine


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/04/2018

The Comics of Herge When the Lines Are Not So Clear by Joe Sutliff Sanders The Comics of Herge When the Lines Are Not So Clear

As the creator of Tintin, Herge remains one of the most important and influential figures in the history of comics. While his style popularized what became known as the clear line in cartooning, this volume shows how his life and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/03/2018

French Cartoon Art in the 1960s and 1970s Pilote hebdomadaire and the Teenager Bande Dessinee by Wendy Michallat French Cartoon Art in the 1960s and 1970s Pilote hebdomadaire and the Teenager Bande Dessinee


Format: Paperback - Released: 15/03/2018

The Comics of Charles Schulz The Good Grief of Modern Life by Jared Gardner The Comics of Charles Schulz The Good Grief of Modern Life

Collects new essays on the work of the creator of the immensely popular Peanuts comic strip. Despite Schulz's celebrity, few scholarly books on his work and career have been published. This collection serves as a foundation for future study not...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/02/2018

Drawing Cute with Katie Cook 200+ Lessons for Drawing Super Adorable Stuff blurb: Squee! by Katie Cook Drawing Cute with Katie Cook 200+ Lessons for Drawing Super Adorable Stuff blurb: Squee!

Katie Cook teaches you how to draw a hodgepodge of cute pictures, including animals, housewares, holiday images, hobbies and sports icons, and more!
Format: Paperback - Released: 23/02/2018

The Life And Legend Of Wallace Wood Volume 2 by Wallace Wood, Bhob Stewart, J. Michael Catron The Life And Legend Of Wallace Wood Volume 2
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Format: Hardback - Released: 22/02/2018

Coming Soon

The Forensic Comicologist Insights from a Life in Comics by Jamie Newbold The Forensic Comicologist Insights from a Life in Comics

The Forensic Comicologist is both a play on words and a proper description of the science of collecting comic books. Chapters delve into the history of comics, coupled with the history of collecting those comics. The book also explains why...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/04/2018

The Animated Bestiary Animals, Cartoons, and Culture by The Animated Bestiary Animals, Cartoons, and Culture

Evaluates the depiction of animals in cartoons and animation more generally. This title argues that artists use animals to engage with issues that would be more difficult to address directly because of political, religious, or social taboos.
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/04/2018

Rodolphe Toepffer The Complete Comic Strips by David Kunzle Rodolphe Toepffer The Complete Comic Strips

Among the many accomplishments in art and literature by Rodolphe Toepffer (1799-1846), his virtual invention of the comic strip, or graphic novel, stands out as the most surprising. This volume is the first English-language version of the Toepffer comics oeuvre...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/05/2018

Tongue in Cheek by J. C. Etheredge Tongue in Cheek

JC Etheredge's drawings are sexy, funny, charming, and outright provocative!
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/05/2018

The Best Of Paul Renaud by Paul Renaud The Best Of Paul Renaud


Format: Hardback - Released: 04/05/2018

The Cursed Ranch by Jean Leturgie, Xavier Fauche, Claude Guylouis The Cursed Ranch
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The 62ndadventure of Lucky Luke, and the Old West at its funniest!
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/05/2018

Comics: Between The Panels by Steve Duin Comics: Between The Panels


Format: Hardback - Released: 04/05/2018

The Art Of Doug Sneyd by Doug Sneyd The Art Of Doug Sneyd


Format: Hardback - Released: 04/05/2018

Bernet by Manuel Auad Bernet


Format: Hardback - Released: 04/05/2018

Art Of Overwatch, The: Limited Edition by Blizzard Entertainment Art Of Overwatch, The: Limited Edition


Format: Hardback - Released: 04/05/2018

Bent by Dave Cooper Bent


Format: Hardback - Released: 04/05/2018

The Weird World Of Eerie Publications Comic Gore That Warped Millions of Young Minds by Mike Howlett The Weird World Of Eerie Publications Comic Gore That Warped Millions of Young Minds


Format: Paperback - Released: 04/05/2018

Official Handbook Of The Marvel Universe A To Z Vol.6 by Marvel Comics, Jeff Christiansen, Sean McQuaid, Michael Hoskin Official Handbook Of The Marvel Universe A To Z Vol.6
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Format: Hardback - Released: 04/05/2018

Frank Quitely Drawings + Sketches by Frank Quitely Frank Quitely Drawings + Sketches


Format: Paperback - Released: 10/05/2018

Animator's Gallery, An: Eric Goldberg Draws The Disney Characters by David A. Bossert, Eric Goldberg Animator's Gallery, An: Eric Goldberg Draws The Disney Characters
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Format: Hardback - Released: 24/05/2018

Other books in this genre

Black Comix Returns by John Jennings, Damian Duffy, Ashley A. Woods, Ron Wimberly Black Comix Returns
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In 2010, Professor John Jennings and Dr. Damian Duffy compiled and published a 176-page collection of art and essays celebrating the vibrant African American independent comics community. Black Comix featured over 50 contributors, including Dawud Anyabwile, Eric Battle, Kenji Marshall,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/02/2018

Palestine in Black and White by Mohammad Sabaaneh Palestine in Black and White

An intimate and powerful portrayal of life under occupation in Palestine, from cartoonist Mohammad Sabaaneh.
Format: Paperback - Released: 09/02/2018

Headlight Honeys The 'Perfect Pair' in Vintage Paperbacks, Pulps and Comics by Monte Beauchamp, Steven Heller Headlight Honeys The 'Perfect Pair' in Vintage Paperbacks, Pulps and Comics
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Format: Hardback - Released: 08/02/2018

Sparring with Gil Kane Debating the History and Aesthetics of Comics by Gary Groth, Gil Kane Sparring with Gil Kane Debating the History and Aesthetics of Comics
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Format: Paperback - Released: 06/02/2018

The Indian Graphic Novel Nation, history and critique by Pramod K. (University of Hyderabad, India) Nayar The Indian Graphic Novel Nation, history and critique
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This book is a detailed study of the Indian graphic novel as a significant category of South Asian literature. It focuses on the genre's engagement with history, memory and cultural identity and its critique of the nation in the form...
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/01/2018

Drew Friedman's Chosen People by Drew Friedman, Merrill Markoe Drew Friedman's Chosen People
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Format: Hardback - Released: 12/12/2017

Re: Monster by Kanekiru Kogitsune, Kobayakawa Haruyoshi Re: Monster
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Tomokui Kanata has suffered an early death, but his adventures are far from over. He is reborn into a world of monsters and magic - but as a lowly goblin! The now renamed Rou uses his new physical prowess and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/12/2017

Ben Katchor Conversations by Ian Gordon Ben Katchor Conversations

Author Michael Chabon described Ben Katchor (b. 1951) as the creator of the last great American comic strip. Katchor's work is often described as zany or bizarre, and author Douglas Wolk has characterized his work as one or two notches...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/11/2017

The Dictionary of 20th-century British Cartoonists and Caricaturists by Mark Bryant The Dictionary of 20th-century British Cartoonists and Caricaturists

This title was first published in 2000: A biographical study of cartoonists and caricaturists working in the 20th century. Concentrating primarily on political cartoonists, caricaturists and joke or gag cartoonists actively working for the main Fleet Street national dailies and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/11/2017

Don Rosa - I Still Get Chills! The Amazing Life and Work of Don Rosa by Don Rosa Don Rosa - I Still Get Chills! The Amazing Life and Work of Don Rosa

This book is a very special portrait of cartoonist genius Don Rosa, who drew and wrote The Life and Times of Scrooge McDuck.
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/11/2017

The The Art of Destiny: Volume 2 by Bungie The The Art of Destiny: Volume 2

The Art of Destiny 2 is a celebration of the dynamic art and visual style that fans have come to love. With exclusive, never-before-seen imagery, developer commentary, and featuring hundreds of pieces of concept art, each step of the process...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/11/2017

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