If you were a monster kid of the 1960’s and 70’s than you will be very familiar with Don Post Studios, their ads were in the back of most of the Warren Magazines including Famous Monsters of Film land. This is the company that is responsible for creating the rubber Halloween mask craze of the time. Now you will want to reconnect with your childhood memories by picking up a copy of The Illustrated History of Don Post Studios: Deluxe Edition. Read on for all the details on how to score a copy of this very impressive book after the break.
From The Press Release
BIGGER, BADDER & SCARIER!
The Illustrated History of Don Post Studios: Deluxe Edition is the most comprehensive guide to the history of Don Post Studios from its inception in 1938 through to its closure in 2012. This definitive and authoritative anthology lays out how DPS was responsible for the creation of the rubber Halloween mask and credits DPS for its role at the forefront of the “Monster Kid” phenomenon of the 1960s and 1970s.
Don Post Studios was a leader in the Halloween industry for over 7 decades. The company also dabbled in special effects work for the film industry from 1947 through 1988. This is a book all Monster Fans should have in their collection.
In addition, we are offering a limited Special Collector Slipcase edition. Our friend Greg Duffy at Creature Revenge Studios has sculpted an exquisite slipcase and will be producing the hand-painted finished latex slipcase. Order your copy while supplies last!
Both Deluxe and Slipcase editions will debut at Don-Con on November 7, 2015. All pre-orders will begin shipping on November 9.