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, …
If N Oof
Published by Picturebox Inc
Picturebox is the Prime Suspect in the case of my missing paycheck, implicated by dropping, like, a million amazing new books on Quimby's simultaneously this week. Shit seriously needs to stop, cause I still gotta pay the rent. Enough whinging about my problems, though, that's really not the point. The point is really that Brian Chippendale has a beautiful, brilliant new 800-page brick of a graphic novel out, this time shedding the winding snakeys for a panel-a-page wheels-within-wheels sci-fi storyboard. Scrapper friends If and Oof go outward and onward through a scintillating, labyrinthian landscape/psychic tangle/war that's prettier than Logan's Run and more crazier than the Illuminatus Trilogy. Actually, It's sorta like the comics equivalent of Pihkal. -EF
800p, b&w, 5.5"x7"