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, …
Yokai Museum the Art of Japanese Supernatural Beings
Published by PIE Books
288p, color, softcover, 7"x10.25"
THIS IS HANDS DOWN MY FAVORITE BOOK OF THE HOLIDAY SEASON! Yokai Museum is an inspiring and delightful visual history of Japanese Folk Monsters, and I can't sing its praises loud enough. Taking forms varied from spirited household objects to amorphous furry blobs, giant cats to ghoulish mutants, the astoundingand brash variety of the yokai pantheon and the innate ferocious humor that goes into portraying them keeps me coming back and finding new surprises. FANTASTIC and Super Recommended - this is the kind of book if you pass it up, it's gonna haunt you