Morbid Curiosities: Collections of the Uncommon and the Bizarre : Collections of the Uncommon and the Bizarre Hardback
by Paul Gambino
A fascinating insight into the strange world of collectors of the macabre, Morbid Curiosities features 17 unique collections and an extensive interview with each collector, explaining how and why they collect, and showcasing the most remarkable pieces from each collection.
The collections include skulls, mummified body parts, occult 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.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 208 pages, 175 colour illustrations
- Publisher: Laurence King Publishing
- Publication Date: 01/08/2016
- Category: Antiques & collectables: buyer's guides
- ISBN: 9781780678665