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, …
Is That All There Is
by Joost Swarte
Published by Fantagraphics Books
144p, color, hardcover, 7"x9.5"
This Swarte omnibus is slender but lavish and picture-perfect in near every regard, presented cohesively to America for the first time since the days of RAW, complete with a loving introduction from Chris Ware and meticulous attention to exacting production detail throughout. Funny, poignant, edgy and crafted...this collection is solid-gold proof that Quality can kick Quantity's ass any day of the week. Read it and weep, amateurs. -EF