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Morbid CuriositiesSKU:9781780678665 Supplier: Laurence King Out of stock
Author: Paul Gambino
Format: Hardback | 208 pages
Dimensions: 170 x 240 x 27.94mm | 820g
Publication date: 27 Sep 2016
Morbid Curiosities is an insight into the strange world of collectors of the macabre. Centred on 15 collections, with extensive interviews with each collector and specially shot imagery detailing their objects, this is a fascinating showcase of bizarre and intriguing objects.
Included are collections of skulls, mummified body parts, occultic objects, and various carnival, side-show and criminal ephemera. Detailed captions tell the curious stories behind each object, many of which are being shown outside the private world of their collections for the first time.