(February 1996)

DC, 1996 Series
 
Price:
14.95 USD; 20.95 CAD
Pages:
228
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics
Brand:
Factoid Books; [Paradox Press]
ISBN:
1563892189 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
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Editing:
Bronwyn Carlton Taggart; Jim Higgins (assistant)
Color:
Color Covers; Black and White Interior
Dimensions:
8 1/2 inches by 10 7/8 inches
Binding:
Squarebound
Publishing Format:
One-Shot

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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Pencils:
Tom Taggart (multimedia art photo)
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Tom Taggart (multimedia art photo)
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Tom Taggart (multimedia art photo)
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Indexer Notes

Letterers for interior sequences are listed as a group on page below indicia: Bob Lappan, Roxanne Starr, Gail Beckett, and Agnes Pinaha.

The Big Book of Freaks (Table of Contents)

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Roger Langridge
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Roger Langridge
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Title page with illustration.

Table of Contents (Table of Contents)

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Introduction (Table of Contents)

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Ricky Jay
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Forward (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
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Gahan Wilson
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Gahan Wilson
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Introductory strip.

Legendary Freaks (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
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Introduction to Chapter One: Legendary Freaks.

Strange Power (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Gahan Wilson
Pencils:
Gahan Wilson
Inks:
Gahan Wilson
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Whole Races of Freaks (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Gahan Wilson
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Mick McMahon
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Mick McMahon
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Goliath (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
Pencils:
Eric Shanower
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Eric Shanower
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Maximus: Emperor of Rome (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Gahan Wilson
Pencils:
D'Israeli D'Emon Draughtsman
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D'Israeli D'Emon Draughtsman
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The Monster of Ravenna (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
Pencils:
Rafael Kayanan
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Rafael Kayanan
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Bartholomew Fair (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
Pencils:
Graham Higgins
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Graham Higgins
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Gargoyles (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
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Donald David
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Danald David
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Medical Freaks (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
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Indexer Notes

Introduction to Chapter Two: Medical Freaks.

Chang and Eng (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
Pencils:
Lennie Mace
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Lennie Mace
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The Elephant man (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
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Frank Quitely
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Frank Quitely
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Carl Herman Unthan: Born Armless and Stubborn (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
Pencils:
Russ Heath
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Russ Heath
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One-and-a-halfs (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
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Randy DuBurke
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Randy DuBurke
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Freaks Made to Order (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
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Art Wetherell
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Art Wetherell
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P. T. Barnum's Freaks (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
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Introduction to Chapter Three: P. T. Barnum's Freaks.

P. T. Barnum (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Gahan Wilson
Pencils:
Tom Sutton
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Tom Sutton
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Lavinia, Beloved of Tom (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
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Mary Wilshire
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Mary Wilshire
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Jo-Jo, the Dog-Faced Boy (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
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Richard Piers Rayner
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Richard Piers Rayner
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Giant Hearts (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
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Jim Fern
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Jim Fern
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P. T. Barnum's Jumbo (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
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Bob Fingerman
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Bob Fingerman
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The Golden Age of Freaks (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
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Synopsis:
Introduction to Chapter Four: The Golden Age of Freaks.

The Ten-in-One (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
Pencils:
Bryan Talbot
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Bryan Talbot
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How To Run a Flea Circus (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
Pencils:
Roger Langridge
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Roger Langridge
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?

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The Living Skeleton (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Gahan Wilson
Pencils:
Joe Rubinstein
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Joe Rubinstein
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Snake Charmers (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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Gahan Wilson
Pencils:
Steve Smith
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Steve Smith
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Geeks (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Gahan Wilson
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Hunt Emerson
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Hunt Emerson
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The Most Embarrassing Freak I Ever Saw (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
Pencils:
Renee French
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Renee French
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Bearded Beauties and Tattooed Men (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
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Indexer Notes

Introduction to Chapter Five: Bearded Beauties and Tattooed Men.

A Bounty of Bearded Beauties (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
Pencils:
Jeff Wong
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Jeff Wong
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Madame Clofullia (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
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Joe Phillips
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Joe Phillips
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Annie Jones (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
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Shawn McManus
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Shawn McManus
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Catherine Delait (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
Pencils:
Dave Johnson
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Dave Johnson
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Lady Olga (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
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Paul Guinan
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Paul Guinan
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The Ugliest Woman in the World (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Gahan Wilson
Pencils:
Graham Manley
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Graham Manley
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Omi the Great (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
Pencils:
Alan Weiss
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Alan Weiss
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The Tattooed Prince (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
Pencils:
Bill Alger
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Bill Alger
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Lives of the Freaks (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
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Indexer Notes

Introduction to Chapter Six: Lives of the Freaks.

Baby Ruth (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
Pencils:
Ned Sonntag
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Ned Sonntag
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Zip (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
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Alex Wald
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Alex Wald
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Joined Jazz Babies (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
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Rick Geary
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Rick Geary
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Mortado (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
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Hilary Barta
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Hilary Barta
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Doomed to Loom (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
Pencils:
Rick Parker
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Rick Parker
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The Lobster Boy Murder Caper (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
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S. M. Taggart
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S. M. Taggart
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Grifts (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
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Indexer Notes

Introductin to Chapter Seven: Grifts.

The Cardiff Giant (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
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Tayyar Ozkan
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Tayyar Ozkan
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Makin' 'Em Bigger 'N' Smaller (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
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Jason Temujin Minor
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Jason Temujin Minor
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Packaged Primitives (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
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John Garcia
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John Garcia
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Building Beggars (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
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Dan Burr
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Dan Burr
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The Art of Gaffing Freaks (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
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Ralph Reese
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Ralph Reese
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Pickled Punks (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
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Launchland Pelle
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Launchland Pelle
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Carny Cons (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
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Joe Staton
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Joe Staton
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Still Going Strong (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
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Gahan Wilson
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Gahan Wilson
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Past, Present, and Future Freaks (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
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Introduction to Chapter Eight: Past, Present, and Future Freaks.

Tod Browning's Freaks (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
Pencils:
Glenn Barr
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Glenn Barr
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Freaks R Us (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
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Ivan Brunetti
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Ivan Brunetti
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Space Freaks (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
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Mitch O'Connell
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Mitch O'Connell
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Afterword (Table of Contents)

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Gahan Wilson
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Gahan Wilson
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Gahan Wilson
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Bibliography (Table of Contents)

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List of sources.

Biographies (Table of Contents)

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Short biographies on the writer and artists featured in the book.

Copyright Information (Table of Contents)

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Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Big Book of Freaks
  3. 2. Table of Contents
  4. 3. Introduction
  5. 4. Forward
  6. 5. Legendary Freaks
  7. 6. Strange Power
  8. 7. Whole Races of Freaks
  9. 8. Goliath
  10. 9. Maximus: Emperor of Rome
  11. 10. The Monster of Ravenna
  12. 11. Bartholomew Fair
  13. 12. Gargoyles
  14. 13. Medical Freaks
  15. 14. Chang and Eng
  16. 15. The Elephant man
  17. 16. Carl Herman Unthan: Born Armless and Stubborn
  18. 17. One-and-a-halfs
  19. 18. Freaks Made to Order
  20. 19. P. T. Barnum's Freaks
  21. 20. P. T. Barnum
  22. 21. Lavinia, Beloved of Tom
  23. 22. Jo-Jo, the Dog-Faced Boy
  24. 23. Giant Hearts
  25. 24. P. T. Barnum's Jumbo
  26. 25. The Golden Age of Freaks
  27. 26. The Ten-in-One
  28. 27. How To Run a Flea Circus
  29. 28. The Living Skeleton
  30. 29. Snake Charmers
  31. 30. Geeks
  32. 31. The Most Embarrassing Freak I Ever Saw
  33. 32. Bearded Beauties and Tattooed Men
  34. 33. A Bounty of Bearded Beauties
  35. 34. Madame Clofullia
  36. 35. Annie Jones
  37. 36. Catherine Delait
  38. 37. Lady Olga
  39. 38. The Ugliest Woman in the World
  40. 39. Omi the Great
  41. 40. The Tattooed Prince
  42. 41. Lives of the Freaks
  43. 42. Baby Ruth
  44. 43. Zip
  45. 44. Joined Jazz Babies
  46. 45. Mortado
  47. 46. Doomed to Loom
  48. 47. The Lobster Boy Murder Caper
  49. 48. Grifts
  50. 49. The Cardiff Giant
  51. 50. Makin' 'Em Bigger 'N' Smaller
  52. 51. Packaged Primitives
  53. 52. Building Beggars
  54. 53. The Art of Gaffing Freaks
  55. 54. Pickled Punks
  56. 55. Carny Cons
  57. 56. Still Going Strong
  58. 57. Past, Present, and Future Freaks
  59. 58. Tod Browning's Freaks
  60. 59. Freaks R Us
  61. 60. Space Freaks
  62. 61. Afterword
  63. 62. Bibliography
  64. 63. Biographies
  65. 64. Copyright Information
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