Six Versions of Blood Meridian
Cormac McCarthy's Novel Drawn by Zak Smith, Sean McCarthy, John Mejias, Craig Taylor, Shawn Cheng, and Matt Wiegle
...a fugitive from Vandieman's Land named Bathcat...

Page 86 • Zak Smith • February 12, 2009
Looks fair to clear.
It done has cleared, said Toadvine.


Page 118 • Zak Smith • February 10, 2009
When all the chambers were loaded she capped them and looked about...

Page 82 • Zak Smith • February 9, 2009
...like dark satanic hummingbirds to feed at the mouths of these flowers.

Page 148 • Sean McCarthy • October 11, 2008
The judge looked about him.

Page 147 • Sean McCarthy • October 11, 2008
...like some fabled equine ideation out of an Attic tragedy.

Page 115 • Sean McCarthy • October 11, 2008
... an old anchorite nested away in the sod like a groundsloth.

Page 16 • Sean McCarthy • October 11, 2008
...fingers spiderlike among the bolls of cotton.

Page 4 • Sean McCarthy • October 11, 2008
They aint worth no fifty dollars.

Page 83 • John Mejias • October 8, 2008
The riders began to slump and reel like drunks.

Page 64 • John Mejias • October 8, 2008
...great pale lobos with yellow eyes that trotted neat of foot...

Page 45 • John Mejias • October 8, 2008
...a bizarre and primitive coiffure.

Page 11 • John Mejias • October 8, 2008
He was bald as a stone...

Page 6 • John Mejias • October 8, 2008
A turn of the card.

Page 249 • Matt Wiegle • October 7, 2008
A double handful of Owen's brains went out the back of his skull...

Page 236 • Matt Wiegle • October 7, 2008
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