Way back in issue #156 of Cerebus I had my first letter printed in Aardvark Comment. One of the things I asked Dave Sim was for a collection of the Cerebus covers. At that time there were only the 156, but when 300 came and went, I yearned for a collection of all 299 covers.
So when this came up on eBay recently, I snagged it:
(side note: holy shit. WordPress made that embed too easy. Just put the url in the blog and presto, embedded video. I didn’t even have to use Flickr’s code. . .Nicely done wordpress. Nicely done.)
It was made by DP Banks, whose website Single Bound Studios, has a lot of examples of hard and soft cover bound single comics. And before ya getcha panties in a twist, Dave Sim knows of the hardcovers and authorized them back in his October 11, 2007 Blog & Mail entry.