A new MAD book, reprinting issues thirteen through eighteen of the early comic book issues, has been announced. The book, The MAD Archives, Vol. 3, is the newest installment in the MAD Archives book series, and will be in full color. This new volume of The MAD Archives measures by 6.625 inches by 10.1875 inches. The book itself will be 224 pages, and will be in hardcover format. Some of the artists and writers whose work for MAD will be included in this book include Harvey Kurtzman, Will Elder, and Jack Davis. “Howdy Doo-It!” from issue number 18, “Newspapers!” from issue 16, and “What’s My Shine!” from issue 17 are just a few of the classic MAD articles reprinted in the third volume of the MAD Archives.

The List Price for the book is $59.99, according to Amazon.

It is available for Pre-Order on Amazon or through the Comixology Pull List Service at http://www.comixology.com/isbn/978140123427055999/The-Mad-Archives-Vol-3-HC.

The MAD Archives, Vol. 3 is scheduled for release in April of 2012.

ISBN numbers for the book are listed below.

ISBN-10: 1401234275
ISBN-13: 978-1401234270