The death of Dr. Thackery T. Lambshead in 2003 at his house in Wimpering-on-the-Brook, England, revealed an astonishing discovery: the remains of a remarkable cabinet of curiosities.44% off at B&N.
A carefully selected group of popular artists and acclaimed, bestselling fantasy authors has been assembled to bring Dr. Lambshead’s cabinet of curiosities to life. Including contributions from Alan Moore, Lev Grossman, Mike Mignola, China MiÉville, Cherie Priest, Carrie Vaughn, Greg Broadmore, Naomi Novik, Garth Nix, Michael Moorcock , Holly Black, Jeffrey Ford, Ted Chiang, and many more.
You can read an excerpt from the Grossman/Mignola collaboration here:
There's also a related contest:
"In celebration of The Thackery T. Lambshead Cabinet of Curiosities: Exhibits, Oddities, Images, and Stories from Top Authors and Artists, edited by Ann and Jeff VanderMeer, one lucky winner will acquire a working model of the famous Mooney & Finch Somnotrope re-created by Steampunk Workshop founder Jake von Slatt and as described in the new collection! (Click here for a sneak peek at the book).
To enter, simply order the book or ebook from your favorite online retailer and enter your confirmation number on the next page."