Tales from the crypt : the official archives / by Digby Diehl ; designed by David Kaestle and Rick DeMonico.
- 0 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.
1 current hold with 1 total copy.
|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Westfield Washington PL - Westfield||741.5973 Diehl (Text)||78292000120322||Adult Non-Fiction Book Collection||In transit||-|
- ISBN: 0312144865
- ISBN: 9780312144869
- Physical Description: 256 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 32 cm.
- Edition: First edition.
- Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 1996.
From the library of Michael Uslan.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references (p. 253) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
In the beginning -- The birth of the comic book -- The grisly creativity of William Gaines -- The descent into the crypt : the early days of EC -- ES splatters America with an explosion of horror -- The just desserts cookbook : EC's grisly morality plays -- Send in the ghouls : the crypt keeper as horror host -- The EC constellation of comic book artists -- EC's Mad Magazine -- Further into horror : the comics become more gruesome -- Premature death of tales -- The weird science of Dr. Fredric Wertham -- The Kefauver hearings -- Bowing to the inevitable : EC quits horror -- Corpses & covers : covers of all 105 EC horror comics -- Four four tales : four complete classic tales in their original form -- The fans keep the flame alive -- Tales from an English crypt : the 1970s movies -- A star is exhumed : tales resurrected on TV -- Joel Silver : the spark plug -- Bringing the Crypt Keeper to life : Kevin Yagher and his puppeteers -- The crypt compendium : a complete filmography of the series -- Now a major motion picture -- Demon knight -- Special effects wizard Todd Masters and his demons -- Bordello of blood -- Yesterday's memories - tomorrow's treasures -- Collectibles from the crypt -- Bill Gaines : an appreciation -- A final gift from the crypt : picto-fiction story - "The Mother" / illustrated by Jack Davis.
Through text and illustrations, examines the history of the popular comic strip and television series.
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