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Preview of 'Humbug'

From Fantagraphics Books

Published: 02/23/2009 12:00am
Fantagraphics Books
Street date: March 4, 2009
$60.00 ($100.00 Limited Signed Edition)
Author/Artist: Harvey Kurtzman, Jack Davis, Will Elder, Al Jaffee, Arnold Roth and others
Format: 476 pgs.; 8" x 10"; two-volume hardcover set with slipcase
ISBN: 978-1-56097-933-3 (Limited Signed Edition: 978-1-56097-892-3)

At last, the entire 11-issue run of Humbug, reprinted in a deluxe format, much of it reproduced from the original art.  Some of the most trenchant and engaging satire of American culture ever to appear on newsstands, from the original creators of MAD magazine.  Also available as a Limited Signed Edition, with an exclusive bookplate signed by Davis, Jaffee and Roth.

The following is an excerpt from the second issue as reprinted in Book One:

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