SKU: 003998 Category:


Psychos: Eighty Years of Mad Movies, Maniacs, and Murderous Deeds
Book #: 003998

Author: McCarty, John
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: St. Martin’s Press
Place: New York
Year: 1986
Edition: First Edition

Book Cond.: Very Good
Jacket Cond.: No Dust Jacket
Binding: Softcover
Size: 4to – over 9¾” – 12″ tall
Book Type: n/a
Signed: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: 4to – over 9¾” – 12″ tall. “These are Uncorrected Advance Proofs Bound for Your Reviewing Convenience.” Red wraps, 224 pp., includes marks made by editors, all illustrations are black-and-white copies of the illustrations that were to be in the final text. “John McCarty’s psychos is a complete, illustrated history of the psycho film, from its genesis in the 1920s with the first treatment of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde to 1986 and Psycho III. This fascinating analysis of the madmen (and women) in film includes chapters on Jack the Ripper, Hitchcockian psycho, female psychos, child psychos, exploitation psychos, and real-life psychos. Includes a checklist of over 400 films.” Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 lbs 3 oz. Category: Film & Television; Inventory No: 003998.