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Rare Books

Rare Books

After over 40 years of trading in illustrated books we have re-discovered these one-of-a-kind and rare books.

These were put aside years ago and many are in perfect as new condition.

We have created this special section where we list amazing finds from our vaults. Grab 'em whilst you can!

Some are truly astounding and not to be found anywhere else!





German Romantic Prints and Drawings from an English Private Collection


German Romantic Prints and Drawings from an English Private Collection

Price:  65.00

Ref: GERMANROMANCE 

Great Magazine Covers of the World


Great Magazine Covers of the World

Price:  150.00

Ref: GMC 

The Johnstone Twins: An Appreciation of Janet Johnstone (1928-1979) & Anne Grahame Johnstone (1928-1998)


The Johnstone Twins: An Appreciation of Janet Johnstone (1928-1979) & Anne Grahame Johnstone (1928-1998)

Price:  25.00

Ref: JOHNSTONETWINS 

N.C. Wyeth  The Collected Paintings, Illustrations and Murals


N.C. Wyeth The Collected Paintings, Illustrations and Murals

Price:  95.00

Ref: NCWYETHCOLLECTEDP 

Encyclopedia of Comic Characters (1987)


Encyclopedia of Comic Characters (1987)

Price:  35.00

Ref: ENCYCOMICCHARS 

Edgar Rice Burroughs: The Man Who Created Tarzan


Edgar Rice Burroughs: The Man Who Created Tarzan

Price:  65.00

Ref: ERBTMWCT 

Belarski  Pulp Art Masters


Belarski Pulp Art Masters

Price:  38.00

Ref: BPAM 

The Complete Guide to Classics Collectibles Vols 1 & 2


The Complete Guide to Classics Collectibles Vols 1 & 2

Price:  95.00

Ref: CLASSICSSET 

Collection of 3 Hollywood Detective pulps


Collection of 3 Hollywood Detective pulps

Price:  45.00

Ref: HOLLYWOODDET 

The Art of Dean Cornwell (first edition)


The Art of Dean Cornwell (first edition)

Price:  130.00

Ref: AODC2016 

Joseph Clement Coll: A Legacy In Line (Limited Edition)


Joseph Clement Coll: A Legacy In Line (Limited Edition)

Price:  150.00

Ref: JCCALILHC 

Swordsmen and Saurians Slipcase Edition (Signed) (Limited Edition)


Swordsmen and Saurians Slipcase Edition (Signed) (Limited Edition)

Price:  550.00

Ref: SASS 

The Golden Age: Masterworks from the Golden Age of Illustration Volume 2 (Limited Edition)


The Golden Age: Masterworks from the Golden Age of Illustration Volume 2 (Limited Edition)

Price:  75.00

Ref: GOAGH2 

Pulp Art: Original Cover Paintings for the Great American Pulp Magazines


Pulp Art: Original Cover Paintings for the Great American Pulp Magazines

Price:  40.00

Ref: PAOCP 

Edgar Rice Burroughs The Bibliography


Edgar Rice Burroughs The Bibliography

Price:  85.00

Ref: ERBTBD 

Little Orphan Annie:  6 books and magazine collection


Little Orphan Annie: 6 books and magazine collection

Price:  45.00

Ref: ANNIESET 

Carl Barks Library I: Four Color Donald Duck 9-223 (3 Vols)


Carl Barks Library I: Four Color Donald Duck 9-223 (3 Vols)

Price:  190.00

Ref: CBLIBRARYI 

A 3 book collection of Ace books


A 3 book collection of Ace books

Price:  16.00

Ref: ACEKLINE 

Don Lawrence Giant Book of Art (text in Dutch) (Limited Edition)


Don Lawrence Giant Book of Art (text in Dutch) (Limited Edition)

Price:  350.00

Ref: DLGBOA 

Everett Raymond Kinstler: The Artist's Journey Through Popular Culture, 1942-1962


Everett Raymond Kinstler: The Artist's Journey Through Popular Culture, 1942-1962

Price:  45.00

Ref: ERK 

Fanzine Set 2: Comics Strip News & Chapters


Fanzine Set 2: Comics Strip News & Chapters

Price:  25.00

Ref: FANZINSET2 

Favorite Funnies 9 issues (1973)


Favorite Funnies 9 issues (1973)

Price:  40.00

Ref: FAVORITEFUNNIESSET1 

Gil Elvgren: All His Glamorous American Pin-Ups


Gil Elvgren: All His Glamorous American Pin-Ups

Price:  45.00

Ref: GEAHGAP 

Flash Gordon  The Complete Daily Strips  November 1951 - April 1953 (Signed) (Limited Edition)


Flash Gordon The Complete Daily Strips November 1951 - April 1953 (Signed) (Limited Edition)

Price:  80.00

Ref: FGDBHK 

Flash Gordon & Jungle Jim 1934-1936


Flash Gordon & Jungle Jim 1934-1936

Price:  65.00

Ref: FGJJ34 

Golden Funnies / Vintage Funnies Issues 1 to 43 (1974)


Golden Funnies / Vintage Funnies Issues 1 to 43 (1974)

Price:  120.00

Ref: GOLDENFUNNIESSET1 

Masters of Imagination  The Comic Book Artists Hall of Fame


Masters of Imagination The Comic Book Artists Hall of Fame

Price:  55.00

Ref: MOI 

B. Peak (The Art of Bob Peak)


B. Peak (The Art of Bob Peak)

Price:  750.00

Ref: TAOBP 

The Photo-Journal Guide to Comic Books (2 volumes)


The Photo-Journal Guide to Comic Books (2 volumes)

Price:  185.00

Ref: TPJGTCB 

The Photo-Journal Guide to Comic Books (2 volumes)


The Photo-Journal Guide to Comic Books (2 volumes)

Price:  95.00

Ref: TPJGTCBVG 

Roy Crane's Wash Tubbs: The First Adventure Comic Strip (1974)


Roy Crane's Wash Tubbs: The First Adventure Comic Strip (1974)

Price:  22.00

Ref: WASHTUBBS 

The Best of Chums


The Best of Chums

Price:  30.00

Ref: CHUMSBO 

Gallerie de Femmes Celebres


Gallerie de Femmes Celebres

Price:  75.00

Ref: FEMMESCELEBRES 

Paul Lacroix: Moeurs, Usages et Costumes Au Moyen Age Et a L'Epoque de la Renaissance (1871)


Paul Lacroix: Moeurs, Usages et Costumes Au Moyen Age Et a L'Epoque de la Renaissance (1871)

Price:  75.00

Ref: LACROIX 

Five Go To Demon's Rock


Five Go To Demon's Rock

Price:  45.00

Ref: FIVEGODEMONS 

Set of 4 Noddy Comic Strip Children's Books (1952)


Set of 4 Noddy Comic Strip Children's Books (1952)

Price:  40.00

Ref: NODDYSET1 

Set of 6 Noddy Comic Strip Children's Books (1952)


Set of 6 Noddy Comic Strip Children's Books (1952)

Price:  55.00

Ref: NODDYSET2 

Set of 2 Comic Strip Children's Books by Enid Blyton (1952)


Set of 2 Comic Strip Children's Books by Enid Blyton (1952)

Price:  20.00

Ref: STRIPBOOKSET2 

Set of 3 Mandy Comic Strip Children's Books (1952)


Set of 3 Mandy Comic Strip Children's Books (1952)

Price:  30.00

Ref: STRIPBOOKSET3 

The Train That Lost its Way


The Train That Lost its Way

Price:  25.00

Ref: TRAINTHAT 

The Old Watercolour Society 1804-1904


The “Old” Watercolour Society 1804-1904

Price:  25.00

Ref: WATERC 

Miller Western Comic Books


Miller Western Comic Books

Price:  35.00

Ref: MILLERWESTERNCB 

Phantom Classic Comics Selection (Limited Edition)


Phantom Classic Comics Selection (Limited Edition)

Price:  25.00

Ref: PHANTOMCCS 

A 3 book collection of Ace books


A 3 book collection of Ace books

Price:  16.00

Ref: ACEKLINE 

Meissonier His Life and his Art


Meissonier His Life and his Art

Price:  150.00

Ref: MEISSONIERLIFE 

The Third Book of 50 Hit Songs


The Third Book of 50 Hit Songs

Price:  20.00

Ref: LENNONMCARTNEY3RD 

The Man who would like to marry


The Man who would like to marry

Price:  55.00

Ref: TMWWLTM 

The Fogou Episode


The Fogou Episode

Price:  8.00

Ref: FOGOU 

Tomorrow I Die


Tomorrow I Die

Price:  25.00

Ref: TOMORROWIDIE