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Vivisectionary

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This product will be shipped on 08/20/2019

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Part comic art, part textbook, Vivisectionary is a delightfully grotesque mix of the mundane and the macabre.

Vivisectionary

/ vi-və-sek-shə-ner-ē /

From "vivisection," the act of dissecting living specimens, and "bestiary," a compendium of real and mythical creatures.

A series of visual sequential experiments in the physiological, the pathological, and the occult. A bizarre and mesmerizing investigation through the marvels of biology and myth to uncover the extraordinary in the ordinary, the magic in science, the sublime in the grotesque. 
Pages:
136
Colors:
full-color
Format:
Hardcover
Dimensions:
9.75" x 6.5"
ISBN-13:
978-1-68396-212-0
Year:
2019

PLEASE NOTE: All pre-ordered books are shipped via Media Mail in the U.S. and Air Mail internationally. Please select the appropriate shipping method when checking out to avoid being overcharged for shipping!

Part comic art, part textbook, Vivisectionary is a delightfully grotesque mix of the mundane and the macabre.

Vivisectionary

/ vi-və-sek-shə-ner-ē /

From "vivisection," the act of dissecting living specimens, and "bestiary," a compendium of real and mythical creatures.

A series of visual sequential experiments in the physiological, the pathological, and the occult. A bizarre and mesmerizing investigation through the marvels of biology and myth to uncover the extraordinary in the ordinary, the magic in science, the sublime in the grotesque. 

Press Highlights:

"A delightfully disgusting compendium of the grotesque. Lacour’s work engenders horror of the deepest sort, and it lingers in the mind for hours." — Publishers Weekly

"Gorgeous, grotesque, and wonderful." — BoingBoing

   

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