Steampunk User's Manual HC (2014 Abrams Books) comic books
1st printing. By Jeff Vandermeer and Desirina Boskovich. Steampunk, the retro-futuristic cultural movement, has become a substantial and permanent genre in the worlds of fantasy and science fiction. At its core, Steampunk is about doing it yourself: building on the past while also innovating and creating something original. Including sections on art, fashion, architecture, crafts, music, performance, and storytelling, The Steampunk User's Manual provides a conceptual how-to guide that motivates and awes both the armchair enthusiast and the committed creator. Hardcover, 256 pages, full color. Cover price $24.95.