The Resurrectionist

The Resurrectionist

The Lost Work of Dr. Spencer Black

Book - 2013
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Philadelphia. The late 1870s. Home to the famous anatomist and surgeon Dr Spencer Black. The son of a "resurrectionist", Dr Black develops an unconventional hypothesis. What if the world's most celebrated mythological beasts - mermaids, minotaurs, and satyrs - were in fact the evolutionary ancestors of humankind? This book tells his story.
Publisher: Philadelphia, PA : Quirk Books, c2013.
ISBN: 9781594746161
Branch Call Number: HUDSP
Characteristics: 191 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.

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Frybyte
Nov 08, 2015

The premise seems like it could really go somewhere but the author doesn't/didn't have the skill to write what seems to be intended.
It's not spooky, or haunting, in fact it's not much of anything.
Even the drawings misrepresent the writing.

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JimmyGman
Aug 14, 2013

Story was okay, could have been developed more. Drawings were interesting, but nothing more.

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