Skin Deep: Tales of Doomed Romance

Skin Deep: Tales of Doomed Romance

by Charles Burns
     
 

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Skin Deep is the third (following El Borbah and Big Baby) of a hardcover series of four volumes reprinting his acclaimed oeuvre up to his current project, the ongoing Black Hole comic book series.Skin Deep includes Burns' popular character, Dog Boy, a red-blooded All-American boy with the transplanted heart of a dog, which was turned into a live action segment on

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Skin Deep is the third (following El Borbah and Big Baby) of a hardcover series of four volumes reprinting his acclaimed oeuvre up to his current project, the ongoing Black Hole comic book series.Skin Deep includes Burns' popular character, Dog Boy, a red-blooded All-American boy with the transplanted heart of a dog, which was turned into a live action segment on MTV's Liquid Television series; new covers and endpapers; as well as several pages of new illustrations from his sketchbooks, as well as covers and other drawings from foreign editions of his work.

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“The work of Charles Burns is a vision that's both horrifying and hilariously funny, and which quite..... human! —R. Crumb”

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780140165432
Publisher:
Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated
Publication date:
10/01/1992
Pages:
96
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 5.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Meet the Author

Charles Burns is the award-winning creator of the graphic novel, Black Hole, currently in production as a major motion picture directed by David Fincher. He lives in Philadelphia, PA.

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