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, …
Love and Rockets the Covers
Published by Fantagraphics Books
144p, color, hardcover, 10.25"x13.25"
When I heard this book was coming out I was already writing a catty review in my head, expecting I would find it decadent and excessive. Nope, my spider sense was wrong- it is neither. Despite being an oversize hardcover with an easy-to-damage novelty jacket, this book is beautiful cover-to-cover. Los Bros' gorgeous artwork gets presented "large and in charge" with its ultra-tasty carnival colors on glassy-glossy paper with no sign of any bullshit of filler anywhere. A really great book of stand-alone comic art for any fan of L n' R. -EF