Octavo in red and orange pictorial matte wraps (red spine); chiefly color illustrations; 168 p. Very good(-) copy. Wrappers are lightly edgeworn with very light soil from being handled; a boxcutter was used to remove leaf 29/30 from the book along the hinge but it was taped back in; the adjacent leaf was also cut along the same place but is still attached at the ends of the page; leaf 79/80 is loose; else pages are clean, bright and free of marks and creases. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: Edited & Designed by Monte Beauchamp
This compendium of late 19th and early 20th-century Krampus postcards, with over 150 full-page examples traces the character's origin in Europe. Krampus is Saint Nick's dark servant, a horned, supernatural beast whose slithering tongue gave misbehavers the creeps!
About the Author: Monte Beauchamp edited The Life & Times of R. Crumb from St. Martin's Press, and the popular Blab! series. His work has appeared in Print, Communication Arts, American Illustration, and the New York Festival's Annual of Advertising. He lives in Chicago, IL.
Title: The Devil in Design: The Krampus Postcards
Publication Date: 2004
Book Condition: Very good(-)
Edition: First Fantographics Books Edition.
Book Description Fantagraphics Books, 2004. Condition: Good. Softcover book without dust jacket. Cover showing minimal signs of wear to edges of spine and corners. Pages clean and bright without markings.Glued spine on title page pulled slightly loose. Pages all intact. This text is a lavish, full-color compendium of extremely rare, late nineteenth and early twentieth century Krampus postcards culled from key ephemera collections from around the world. Seller Inventory # 8583
Book Description Fantagraphics Books: CA, 2005. Trade paperback original. Second printing. Written, edited and designed by Monte Beauchamp: A compendium of late 19th and early 20th-century Krampus postcards, with over 150 full-page examples traces the character's origin in Europe: ''Krampus is Saint Nick's dark servant, a horned, supernatural beast whose slithering tongue gave misbehavers the creeps''. Fine (as new) copy. Seller Inventory # 43278
Book Description Fantagraphics Books, 2004. Condition: Good. A+ Customer service! Satisfaction Guaranteed! Book is in Used-Good condition. Pages and cover are clean and intact. Used items may not include supplementary materials such as CDs or access codes. May show signs of minor shelf wear and contain limited notes and highlighting. Seller Inventory # 1560975423-2-4
Book Description Fantagraphics Books, 2004. Paperback. Condition: Used: Good. Seller Inventory # SONG1560975423
Book Description Fantagraphics Books. PAPERBACK. Condition: Fair. 1560975423 Please allow 4 - 14 business days for Standard shipping, within the US. Seller Inventory # POXM-1560975423
Book Description Fantagraphics Books, 2004. Condition: UsedAcceptable. book. Seller Inventory # M1560975423_4
Book Description Fantagraphics Books, Seattle, Washington, 2003. Soft cover. Condition: Very Good. Beautiful, unmarked color illustrations. Small part of front end page upper corner torn off. Peculiar binding appears mildly cracked, but postcards are securely sewn in, with none loose or missing. Exterior shows minor shelf rubbing/wear. Top of spine shows minor wear and one small, short tear where it joins with the front cover. Seller Inventory # 2199B
Book Description Fantagraphics Books, 2004. Paperback. Condition: Good. All orders are dispatched the following working day from our UK warehouse. Established in 2004, we have over 500,000 books in stock. No quibble refund if not completely satisfied. Seller Inventory # mon0003246402
Book Description Fantagraphics Books 2004-05-31, 2004. Paperback. Condition: Good. annotated edition. 1560975423. Seller Inventory # 586659
Book Description Fantagraphics Books, 2004. Paperback. Condition: Very Good. Great condition with minimal wear, aging, or shelf wear. Seller Inventory # P021560975423