The Living and the Dead
is a companion book to Handbook for the Recently Deceased
. The subtitle desciribes it as "Harmonious lifestyles and peaceful co-existence."
The actual contents of the book still remain a mystery. Charles Deetz was reading a copy after the Deetzes had come to an agreeable living arrangement with spirits of the Maitlands.
Background Information and NotesEdit
- The interior of the book is a issue of Macworld from January 1988.
- The original prop was sold on Heritage Auctions for $1,375.
Charles reads The Living and the Dead