The Morbid Anatomy Anthology by Joanna Ebenstein & Colin Dickey (Morbid Anatomy Press) $30.00 - 28 lavishly illustrated essays about the intersections of the history of anatomy and medicine as well as death and the macabre. Topics include the catacombs of Palermo, books bound in human skin, …
Viewmaster Reel: Washburne Trade School
Published by Wurlington Brothers Press
From Wurlington Brothers' new "American Ruins" 3D viewmaster series, some sick shots of the Washburne Trade School, accompanied by a mini-history zine. The Washburne shots are my favorites in the series, and the 3D special effects are especially sweet.
Also makers of the "Build Your Own Chicago" postcard series, Wurlington continues to put together the most oddball artifacts of civic pride and integrity you'll ever see. -EF
1 viewmmaster reel and zine