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Vivisectionary : a convocation of biological art

Author: Kate Lacour
Publisher: Seattle, WA : Fantagraphics Books, [2019] ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First Fantagraphics Books editionView all editions and formats
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"Part comic art, part textbook, Vivisectionary is a delightfully grotesque mix of the mundane and the macabre. 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  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Comic books, strips, etc
Graphic novels
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kate Lacour
ISBN: 1683962125 9781683962120
OCLC Number: 1061809398
Notes: Title from cover.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly color illustrations ; 17 x 25 cm
Responsibility: Kate Lacour.

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

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