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    The MAD World of William M. Gaines by Frank Jacobs and MAD-related Ephemera Group of 5 (Lyle Stuart Inc., 1972). A nice copy of the authoritative biography of the legendary publisher of MAD and EC's notorious line of crime, horror, and sci-fi comic books. The book is in Fine condition; the dustjacket is Very Good. Also included is a copy of the August 1948 issue of The Reader's Digest, which contains an article "The Comics... Very Funny!" by Fredrick Wertham, M.D. This was condensed from his article in The Saturday Review of Literature. In addition, there are two sheets of MAD stationery and a business card for Anne Gaines from when she was the General Manager for MAD Magazine. The Reader's Digest is in Very Good condition, the rest are in Excellent condition.

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