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, …
Like a Staple to the Cheek
12p, b&w, 5.5"x8.5"
An illustrated guide to the Schmidt Sting Pain Index, measuring the agony induced by angry stinging insects and accompanied by semi-poetic descriptions of their respective pain flavors. For instance, the Paper Wasp weighs in at 3.0 which is likened to "hydrochloric acid on a paper cut". This is an example of the kind of scientific research you should avoid guinea pigging for at all cost. -EF