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Tales from the Crypt: The Official Archives

Tales from the Crypt: The Official Archives

by Digby Diehl, Rick Demonico, David Kaestle
     
 

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Open the vault and relive the experience!

For forty-seven years the Crypt Keeper and Tales from the Crypt have captured the imaginations and scared the wits out of people with their ghostly stories and grisly visions. Here, finally, is the book that looks back fondly on all glorious gore, the ultimate coffin table book that includes:

-the official

Overview

Open the vault and relive the experience!

For forty-seven years the Crypt Keeper and Tales from the Crypt have captured the imaginations and scared the wits out of people with their ghostly stories and grisly visions. Here, finally, is the book that looks back fondly on all glorious gore, the ultimate coffin table book that includes:

-the official biography of the Crypt Keeper and the history of EC Horror Comics

-a previously unpublished picto-fiction horror story drawn by Jack Davis

-all 105 Ec Horror Comic covers reproduced in "living" color

-a pictorial "filmography" of the award-winning HBO and Fox Television series featuring credits, synopses, and at least one "terrorific" picture from every episode

-four original (and complete) stories by Jack Davis, Al Feldstein, Graham Ingels, and Jack Kamen reprinted from the actual art and reproduced in color in their original size

-brief biographies and portfolios of the key EC artists

-collectible section highlighting the coolest and most valuable Crypt merchandise

And much more, of corpse, of corpse!

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
"It's gory, it's gruesome, it's juvenile, it's vile, it's disgusting-and for the true fan, it's a gift from above." —Dayton News

"An unabashedly loving tribute to the Crypt Keeper...Fans will wallow in it." —The Cincinnati Enquirer

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780312170400
Publisher:
St. Martin's Press
Publication date:
07/15/1997
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
8.74(w) x 11.54(h) x 0.63(d)

Meet the Author

Digby Diehl is the former editor in chief of Harry N. Abrams and the founding book editor of The Los Angeles Times Book Review. He is currently the book columnist for Modern Maturity and Playboy magazines and the literary correspondent for ABC-TV's "Good Morning America."

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