Acme Novelty Library 5 by Chris Ware

By Chris Ware

The penultimate youngster factor of the ACME Novelty Library appears this fall with a brand new bankruptcy from the electrifying experimental narrative "Rusty Brown," which examines the existence, paintings, and instructing recommendations of 1 of its crucial real-life protagonists, W. okay. Brown. A formerly marginal determine on the planet of speculative fiction, Brown's generally anthologized first tale, "The Seeing Eye canine of Mars," garnered him fast acclaim and the coveted White Dwarf Award for most sensible New author whilst it first seemed within the pages of Nebulous in the overdue Nineteen Fifties, yet his big name was once quick eclipsed by means of the increase of such skills as Anton Jones, J. Sterling Imbroglio, and others of the so-called psychovisionary circulate. (Modern scholarship concedes, even though, that they now owe a now not inconsequential aesthetic debt to Brown.) New surprises and discoveries about the now legendarily reclusive and more and more influential author mark this 19th variety of the ACME Novelty Library, itself a typical award-winning periodical, lauded for its transparent lettering and agreeable coloring, which, as any cultured reader understands, are cornerstones of any surely severe literary attempt. complete colour, seventy-eight pages, with hardbound covers, complete indicia, and glue, the ACME Novelty Library offers its readers a lovely, if now not exciting, rocket trip into the area of unkempt mind's eye and pulse-pounding excitement.

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BUT THE FAMINE IN THE COUNTRY GREW WORSE. AND WHEN THEY HAD FINISHED THE SUPPLIES, THEY SET OFF, HEADING DOWN TO EGYPT TO PRESENT THEMSELVES BEFORE JOSEPH. WHEN JOSEPH SAW BENJAMIN WITH THEM, HE SAID TO HIS HOUSEHOLD SERVANT, “TAKE THESE MEN INTO THE HOUSE. ” WHEN JOSEPH ARRIVED AT THE HOUSE, HE GREETED THEM PLEASANTLY. ” THEN JOSEPH COULD NOT CONTROL HIMSELF, AND HE SHOUTED, “I AM JOSEPH! I AM YOUR BROTHER JOSEPH WHOM YOU SOLD INTO EGYPT. ” BUT HIS BROTHERS COULD NOT ANSWER HIM, BECAUSE THEY WERE SO DUMBFOUNDED.

ABRAM’S WIFE SARAI HAD BORNE HIM NO CHILDREN, BUT SHE HAD AN EGYPTIAN SLAVE-GIRL NAMED HAGAR. AND SARAI SAID TO ABRAM, “LOOK, YAHWEH HAS PREVENTED ME FROM BEARING CHILDREN, SO LAY WITH MY SLAVE-GIRL. ” ABRAM DID WHAT SARAI SAID, AND LAY WITH HAGAR. SHE BORE HIM A SON AND ABRAM NAMED HIM ISHMAEL. ABRAM WAS 86 YEARS OLD. WHEN ABRAM WAS 99 YEARS OLD, YAHWEH APPEARED TO HIM AND SAID, “NO LONGER WILL YOUR NAME BE ABRAM, BUT ‘ABRAHAM,’ FOR YOU WILL BE THE ANCESTOR OF MANY NATIONS. ” “FOR YOUR PART, YOU MUST CUT OFF THE FLESH OF YOUR FORESKINS.

THE WOMAN SAW THAT THE TREE WAS GOOD FOR FOOD, PLEASING TO THE EYES, AND DESIRABLE FOR THE KNOWLEDGE IT COULD GIVE. AND SHE TOOK FRUIT FROM IT AND ATE IT. SHE GAVE SOME TO HER HUSBAND WHO WAS WITH HER, AND HE ATE IT. THEN THE EYES OF BOTH WERE OPENED, AND THEY KNEW THAT THEY WERE NAKED. THEN THEY HEARD THE SOUND OF YAHWEH GOD WALKING ABOUT IN THE GARDEN IN THE BREEZE OF THE DAY. ” GOD SAID, “WHO TOLD YOU THAT YOU WERE NAKED? ” YAHWEH GOD SAID TO THE SNAKE, “BECAUSE YOU HAVE DONE THIS, YOU ARE CURSED!

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