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Tuesday, October 20, 2009

R. Crumb's The Book of Genesis

Just got my copy of R. Crumb's The Book of Genesis. It's unbelievable. Some highlights:

Back cover:


The front case:


The Serpent on the back case:


Detail of the flood:


UPDATE: The Serpent? Awesome:

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6 comments:

Tal said...

That's funny, I thought the serpent on the back was a dinosaur.

Joseph said...

I did scan the serpent before he's changed into a snake; I'll post that image tonight. It's certainly not what I expected...

denparser said...

These covers are so cool. Nice one to put on book cover.

Sweet Vernal Zephyr said...

Very nice - I like when the old is made new again.

Sally Tempo said...

its enough to make you wonder if R. Crumb didn't write the Old Testament himself...

Sally Tempo said...

its enough to make you wonder if R. Crumb didn't write the Old Testament himself...