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A nice little gift for the Holyday Season

A nice little gift for the Holyday Season

Graphic designer Maarten Janssens made, especially for Lambiek, this fantastic funny surprise, which we send along with every order in our webshop. Read more


Lambiek is Europe's first comic shop and probably the oldest existing comic shop worldwide. It has been a hallmark in the world of comics since the opening in 1968.

Our site presents the Comiclopedia, an online encyclopedia of thousands of comic artists from all over the world. You can also browse through our webshop for old and new comics, prints and original artwork. We ship worldwide.

Come and visit our shop when you are in Amsterdam!

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  • The Mythology of S. Clay Wilson

    Pirates of the Heartland

    This is the definitive account of the boldest and most audacious of the legendary underground cartoonists: the taboo busting, eyeball blistering S. Clay Wilson. This first volume contains all of his...
  • The Don Rosa Library

    Uncle Scrooge and Donald Duck - The Son of the Sun

    We're proud to present our first complete, chronological book of Duck adventures by contemporary fan favorite Don Rosa. Famed for his prize-winning "Life and Times of Scrooge McDuck," Rosa wrote and...
  • My Friend Dahmer

    by  Derf
    You only think you know this story. We all have that one friend we grew up with--the strange kid, the class freak, the one whose antics amused and entertained, maybe even alarmed us--the kid who sticks in our...
  • Mister Natural statue

    Twas Ever Thus

    With an exclusive giclee print (200x250 mm) signed and numbered/lettered by the artist Very limited edition.
  • Hip Hop Family Tree

    The best-selling nexus of comics and Hip Hop culture continues with this 2nd volume covering 1981-1983 when Hip Hop made the transition from parks and rec rooms to downtown clubs. Established icons such as...
  • The Complete Carl Barks Disney Library

    Donald Duck - Trail of the Unicorn

    DONALD AND HIS NEPHEWS CAPTURE A UNICORN AND SEEK TREASURE IN THE ARCTIC It's off to Shangri-Lala for Donald, Huey, Dewey, and Louie, on a perilous expedition to bring back a rare unicorn for Uncle Scrooge!...
  • Walking Dead

    A New Beginning

    In the aftermath of ALL OUT WAR we discover...A NEW BEGINNING.
  • Adventure Kartel

    This gorgeously oversized hardcover from the creators of Lore presents the comics, posters, conceptual designs, sketches, and other beautifully rendered miscellany involving Tommy Mission and his Adventure...
  • Adventures of a Japanese Businessman

    Out now from Nobrow press, Adventures of a Japanese Businessman is the English language debut from extraordinary Spanish cartoonist José Domingo. After a typical day at work, an unsuspecting Japanese...
  • Gasoline Alley

    Complete Sundays volume 2: 1923-1925

    Presenting the second in a series that will collect, in chronological order, all the Sunday pages of the celebrated newspaper strip! Discover the abundant wonder and dazzling beauty in the world-as seen...
  • Sin City

    Big Damn Sin City

    The biggest, baddest Sin City ever is here, just in time for fall's Sin City: A Dame to Kill For! This imposing volume, suitable for home defense, contains all seven of Frank Miller's landmark Sin City yarns!...
  • The Blighted Eye

    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...

Kees Kousemaker’s Comiclopedia

The Comiclopedia is an illustrated compendium of over 12,000 comic artists from around the world.

Some (random) artists from the Comiclopedia:

Nicholas Afonsky

Nicholas Afonsky

Chip Beck

Chip Beck

Eric Drooker

Eric Drooker

  • Check out the books

    Check out the books

    Go directly to the books. Search on publish date, artist or series.

  • Original work

    Original work

    Our original art section is growing

  • The Godfather of Underground

    The Godfather of Underground

    For nearly four decades, Robert Crumb has shocked, entertained, titillated, and challenged the imaginations (and the inhibitions) of comics fans the world over. Alternative comics as we know them today might never have come about without his influence.

  • Kees Kousemaker's Comiclopedia

    Kees Kousemaker's Comiclopedia

    Our illustrated compendium of over 11,000 comic artists from around the world. Search for your favorite artists, books, strips and characters

  • Antiquarian books

    Antiquarian books

    Loads of books from the beginning of last century till the 80's.
    Search on date, publisher or artist

New Dutch artists from WWII period in Comiclopedia

New Dutch artists from WWII period in Comiclopedia

This past week, a couple of interesting artists have been added to the... Read more

Brasilian impression about Lambiek

Brasilian impression about Lambiek

In May Paulo Enrique from Tujaviu filmed in Lambiek Read more

Strip and music performance : Kafka Band plays on 7 February in EYE Amsterdam

Strip and music performance : Kafka Band plays on 7 February in EYE Amsterdam

Kafka goes pop . The Kafka Band initiated by the Czech artist Jaroslav Rudis and... Read more

Lambiek's Businesscard sold on ebay for fifty bucks!

Lambiek's Businesscard sold on ebay for fifty bucks!

For the third time - for as far as we know - our Lambiek business card is sold on... Read more