E. A. Poe: “The system of Doctor Tarr and Professor Fether”
Renate Wacker; André Grau
A humorous but also scary story by E. A. Poe. Illustrations & typography follow with dark, dribble color and the symmetry and art of ink blot tests (Rorschach): A medicine student visits a madhouse in south france 1845 to study the human treatment modality. But the doctor tells him, a new one is launched: The system of Dr. Tarr & Prof. Fether. At dinner a group of strange people tell of curious patients, fancy themself for a donkey or a pumpkin. It becomes more and more bizarre & scary ...